The fourth library remodel in 2008 joined the existing library building with the former village office building.
Students participating in the Land of Enchantment Book Club brought their lunches to Jemez Valley School Library on Tuesdays and learned about books while they ate. In one session, fourth graders kneaded dough to make hardtack, like the Revolutionary War soldiers ate in the book, They Called Her Molly Pitcher. … More Land of Enchantment Lunch Bunch at Jemez Valley Elementary School
Across the nation, libraries participate in Community Read, an annual event in which everyone in a town or community are encouraged to read the same book and then participate in discussions about the book and author. In 1996, Rudolfo Anaya, famed New Mexico author (and part-time Jemez Springs resident), was … More Community Read 1996
Transcribed from Jemez Thunder, Feb. 15, 1995 As part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Village of Jemez Springs, the library is sponsoring a “community read” event featuring the work of local resident N. Scott Momaday. We are focusing on two of his books that describe the … More 1995 Community Read with Scott Momaday
In 1992, the Village, under Mayor Genevieve Sandoval, adopted Resolution #177, which formally established a library director and a library board, both being required of what was termed a “developing” library by the State Library. Susan Minter became Library Director and held that position until 1996. The … More Library Board and Director Established
The Community Club owned an 800 sq. ft. metal storage building located at the south end of the Village Plaza. Primary use was a place to store the life-size figures that comprised Christmas decorations placed each year on Soda Dam and subsequently in Fr. Fitzgerald Park. The Club donated the … More 1st Library Remodel — Library Gets Permanent Building