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Friends of the Jeff Davis County Library

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  • Mission of Friends of the Jeff Davis Co. Library

    Mission Statement:  The Friends of the Jeff Davis County Library promotes and supports the vital role of the Jeff Davis County Library (JDC Library) through literary events, student scholarships, and community engagement.

    Visit the Friends at

    What We Do:

    FJDCL presents fun events open to the community including the “Midsummer Night’s Dream Garden Party,” poetry readings, book signings, educational programs, and an annual holiday chamber music concert.  FJDCL collaborates with the Sul Ross Theatre Program to offer the delightful Shakespearean themed event.  Local and visiting poets and authors contribute to other programs.

    FJDCL is dedicated to promoting lifelong learning through annual scholarship awards to graduating seniors in Jeff Davis County.  Graduates may apply their scholarship to their chosen educational path.

    Your membership dues and donations make all this possible:

    • Academic Scholarships

    • Book Purchases

    • National Library Week activities

    • Book Signings

    • After School Kids program snacks and supplies

    • Library Beautification and Maintenance

    For more information, contact President Jeanine Bishop at