This would mean:-
- closing branches
- laying off staff
- termination of the Bookmobile program
- no computer access for teens, seniors, and the unemployed
- no new books
Interested Jersey City Public Library supporters are asked to call the City Clerk at 201-547-5150 to go on the speakers list for the next City Council Meeting, April 13, 2011, at 6pm at 280 Grove street.
Suggested talking points:
- Why do you oppose Jersey City Public Library budget cuts?
- Why is the Jersey Public Library important to you?
Please support the Jersey City Public Library ( and all public libraries) during NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK.
(Note to fans of Who Do You Think You Are?- The main branch of the Jersey City Public Library has been featured on several episodes, especially the Rosie O'Donnell episode. http://www.nbc.com/who-do-you-think-you-are/episode-guide/
The staff of the library was featured on the Wendy Williams show. http://educationservicesnews.blogspot.com/2009/10/jersey-city-public-library-staff-on.html
It was also featured in the movie, Party Girl http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114095/)