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214 S Main St | Port Byron, IL | Phone 309.523.3440 | Fax 309.523.3516 | e-mail rivervalley5@mchsi.com
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Library Director Job Posting

The River Valley District Library Board of Trustees is seeking an innovative and energetic individual for River Valley District Library, located in Port Byron, Illinois, on the bank of the Mississippi River. River Valley District Library is in the consulting stage of a future library expansion. To see a complete job listing, please click on the link below this scroll box. Please send a letter of interest, resume, salary expectations, and names and contact information of three references to: Board President, River Valley District Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron, IL 61275. Documents can be emailed to: director@rivervalleylibrary.org . Application deadline is January 31, 2015.



Library Circulation Assistant Job Posting

River Valley District Library is looking for a flexible, outgoing person for 30 hours a week. Nights and Saturdays required. Send resume to: Director, River Valley District Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron, IL 61275, or email: director@rivervalleylibrary.org. Deadline is February 20, 2015.



Library Page Job Posting

River Valley District Library is looking for a flexible, detail-oriented person for 10 hours a week. Nights and Saturdays required. Applications available at: River Valley District Library, 214 S. Main St., Port Byron, IL. Deadline is February 13, 2015.



Edward Jones Financial Workshop-Part One: Monday, February 9: 4-8pm

Edward Jones will present the first in a series of workshops meant to help you gain a better understanding of the key principles of saving and investing and also learn the specific strategies to help reach your long-term goals. For more information or to sign up to attend, please stop in or call 309-523-3440.



Kim's Bread Making Class-Artisan Bread In Five Minutes: Friday, February 13: 2-3pm

Join us for a quick afternoon of making fail-proof bread! We will be making white artisan bread as well as gluten-free bread. Samples will be provided and everyone will be able to take home a half batch of bread for baking later. Be sure to bring a container large enough for the dough to rise. Based on the book Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day. For more information or to sign up to attend, stop by the library or call 309-523-3440.



River Valley District Library Board Of Trustees Meeting: Monday, February 16: 5:30-7:30pm

The library Board of Trustees will meet at the library in the upstairs Community Room on Monday, February 16th at 5:30pm. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.



River Valley District Library Board of Trustees Election

The River Valley District Library Board of Trustees has five positions up for election in April 2015: Library Trustee, 4 year term (three positions) and Library Trustee, 2 year term (two positions). Any person who resides within the library district and is a registered voter is eligible to run for office. Interested parties may pick up an election packet at the library.



Building Expansion Information

At a special meeting held on Feb. 4th 2013, the "Old Academy" Site was chosen as the preferred site for our building expansion project. The secondary choice was remaining at the exisiting site. At the Library Board meeting held on Monday, October 20th 2014, Wastyn and Associates submitted the results of a Feasibility Study they performed. Please click on the "Library Expansion" tab to the left of this page for more information and to view the documents related to the expansion. Also, if you have any additional questions or concerns, please call the library.



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