Category Archives: Fundraising

Last 2 weeks to enter the PFD raffle!!

If you haven’t done so already, please consider making the minimum donation of $25 to JTEL through the Pick.Click.Give program via your Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend. By doing so, you’ll be entered into a drawing for an additional PFD (5 … Continue reading

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Double Your Dividend Sweepstakes

How would you like to win 2 PFDs instead of just 1? File your PFD application by March 31st, choose JTEL as a recipient for a Pick, Click, Give donation and you’ll be entered to win an extra PFD. Five lucky … Continue reading

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The Library at Frank’s Place – Don’t forget to Give!!

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Don’t forget Pick.Click.Give!!

PFD applications are right around the corner, so please don’t forget to give to JTEL through the Pick.Click.Give program. Every dollar will go towards operating expenses for the current library/Clausen renovation. We hope to get the Clausen Cabin up and … Continue reading

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GivingTuesday: Bibliophilia

For those of you who are on Facebook, there is one thing you can do for the JTEL that could bring us needed funds—like and share the story Bibliophilia, about why I chose to donate a significant amount from my … Continue reading

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GivingTuesday: Please Give and Do Good

Well, the day has arrived: #GivingTuesday is here! All over, people are giving to their favorite charities in the hope of improving their little nook of the world, and the power of these multitudes working together to improve the lot … Continue reading

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Pie Throwdown Cookbooks for Sale!!

Just in time for the holidays—the cookbooks featuring many of the yummy, mouth-watering pies featured at the last several LiBerry Music Festivals are on sale now.  This is the 2nd edition, featuring 72 pages in a loose-leaf binder, which allow you to … Continue reading

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Used books, just in time for the holidays!

JTEL was the only non-borough library represented at the annual Noel Wein Library Used Book Consortium held Saturday, November 26, 2016.  Although there were thousands of used library books on all manner of subjects, we had the very first table … Continue reading

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GivingTuesday: Historical Gardens

Well, it’s not exactly spring, but experienced gardeners know that the seed and garden catalogs are going to start arriving in December and January. The Clausen Cabin grounds include beautiful flower, fruit, and vegetable gardens planted there by Ida and … Continue reading

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GivingTuesday: Library Programs

The JTEL has two programs in addition to its collections: the Growing Ester’s Biodiversity seed library, and the Library Lecture Series. The GEB operates similarly to a book library, except that instead of checking out books, you check out seeds, … Continue reading

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