Local Voices Collection

Local Voices Collection.

To support and showcase the creativity of the local community, Jefferson-Madison Regional Library has established the Local Voices Collection. Local writers, musicians, and filmmakers are invited to donate their self-published or independently-published books, CDs, and DVDs for inclusion in the Local Voices Collection.

Toy Library

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Spark your child’s imagination with these high-quality toys now available for check out at JMRL.
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January is Blood Donor Month

Blood Donation

Central VA Red Cross or Virginia Blood Services

January is ...

  • National Hobby Month

    Hobby Month

  • Train Your Dog Month

    Dog Training

  • National Skating Month


Teen Homework Help

JMRL has put together a collection of resources to help teens with homework and research projects.

Book Club Kits

Everything you need for your book club in one bag.
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