Library Clerk – Adult Services Specialist

We are now accepting applications for our next team member at Jensen Memorial Library.
The ideal candidate will be able to take the lead in planning adult and teen events and classes while working at the Service Desk.

Part-Time Library Clerk– Jensen Memorial Library, Minden. 12-18 hours per week. Work at Service Desk and assist in program planning for adults and teens. Strong computer skills required, ability to provide technology assistance a plus. Experience in customer service desired. Prior work  in library or education setting a plus. Must be available to work one Friday/Saturday per month and at least one evening per week. Full job description available here.
To apply, send resume and/or application form, cover letter, and references or send to:  Library Director, 443 N. Kearney Ave., Minden, NE 68959, or email library@mindennebraska.org.

2021 Tax Time

Are you ready to tackle your taxes? We have basic forms 1040 and 1040N available without charge. Additional forms can be printed from the following sites:
Federal: https://www.irs.gov/forms-instructions
Nebraska: https://revenue.nebraska.gov/…/individual-income-tax-forms
Prints are $.20 per page.
Library staff are not able to offer specific advice on filing, but can help you find the forms you need!

1040 income tax form and w-2 wage statement with a federal Treasury refund check.

Reserve Titles Online!

Did you know you can have us pull books for quick pick-up? For items currently out, we will hold the item for you as soon as it gets returned. For items currently on the shelf, we will pull them and let you know when they are ready!

1. Sign into your library account in the upper right corner on our catalog homepage: https://jensen.biblionix.com/catalog/
2. Find the item you want, click on the “Reserve this item” button above the title.

Curbside Pickup is also still available!

For assistance, contact the library at 308-832-2648

Winter Reading Program Available for All Ages

To participate, go to ReaderZone.com or download the Reader Zone app on your device. Register for the Snow Many Great Books! program with this 5-digit code 93723.

Complete at least eight of the twenty challenges by February 28th to be eligible for a Grand Prize Drawing for one of three $50 Visa Gift Cards. Please choose books you’ve never read from your home library. Books can be fiction or nonfiction, and J, YA, or Adult. Open to all Nebraskans ages 10 and older. Drawing will be held March 15, 2021.

Golden Sower Winners and Honor Books 2020

WINNERS
Picture Book:Baby Monkey, Private Eye” by Brian Selznick & David Serlin

Chapter Book:The Magic Misfits” by Neil Patrick Harris

Novel:Restart” by Gordon Korman

HONORS
Picture books:The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors” by Drew Daywalt; “Can I be Your Dog?” by Troy Cummings
Chapter books:Wishtree” by Katherine Applegate; “The Doughnut Fix” by Jessie Janowitz
Novels:Not If I Save You First” by Ally Carter; “Refugee” by Alan Gratz