President’s Note

Dear Foundation Donors and Friends, This is a momentous time for the Eugene Public Library. In March, Will O’Hearn arrived as the new library director. A wonderful profile and interview of Will appears later in this newsletter. Read on to find out more about where he comes from and his vision for the library. Many… Read More

Where Does The Money Go?

We are sincerely grateful to all Foundation donors, partners and benefactors for their help expanding services at Eugene Public Library. In the past two years, Foundation funding for the library has exceeded $1 million, supporting the addition of groundbreaking services. Most of the funding efforts for these services got their start at Booked for the… Read More

Imagination Library Now (Almost) Statewide in Oregon

In 2017, the James and Shirley Rippey Family Foundation wanted to support early literacy efforts in rural Oregon. So it announced that the foundation would pay half the cost of books for three years for programs affiliated with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in 24 rural counties — Baker, Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Crook, Curry, Gilliam, Grant,… Read More

Foundation mugs are here!

Foundation mugs are here!

These beautiful hot/cold travel mugs are available for your sipping pleasure. The secure seal lid means you can sip and read in the Eugene Public Library. Combine that with the .25 cent discount you will receive on any Café Novella beverage for the life of the cup, and you have a great bargain at $15… Read More

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