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Thank You to Our Donors
April 2017

Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/YEAR)


LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5,000+/YEAR)


LIBRARY FANS ($1,000+/year)


LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/YEAR)

Friends of the Arnold Branch Library



ARNOLD BRANCH

Memorials


Pet Memorials


Donations
1 book donated to the Children's Collection by the Brodart Company


Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
Food and paper supplies for the staff Christmas lunch
Children and Adult programming supplies and various magazine subscriptions
Spring and Easter programming supplies and prizes for the Annual Poetry Contest winners



NORTHWEST BRANCH

Memorials
7 books and 1 DVD in memory of Paula Perkins, donated by Ronald C. Perkins
1 historical scrapbook in memory of Della Lang, donated to the Della Lang Local History & Genealogy Collection by the Lang Family


Pet Memorials
A book in memory of the Hunt Family's dog, "Mallie," donated by Peggi Werner


Donations
4 DVDs for the Children's collection and 2 DVDs and a book for the teen collection purchased with grant funding
from the Jefferson Foundation
1 book for the Local History and Genealogy Collection donated by Rhea Arculeer
1 book for the Local Writers Collection donated by author Brandi Baldesi
1 book for the Local Writers Collection donated by author Rebekah Haas 
2 books donated to the Children's Collection by the Brodart Company
8 books donated to the Della Lang Local History & Genealogy Collection by Martha Maxwell
1 book for the Local Writers Collection donated by author Johnny Will


Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Books purchased for the library collection
Funding to purchase additional media and to pay for library programs
Funding to purchase additional media and to pay for library programs
For library supplies


WINDSOR BRANCH

Memorials


Donations
1 book donated to the Children's Collection by the Brodart Company


Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
Supplies for Winter craft programs
Craft kits for Children's programs


Thank You to Our Donors
December 2016

Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/YEAR)
$25,000 grant from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation to support the 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Project in 2016, a collaborative effort by the Jefferson County Library Library, the Crystal City, 
DeSoto and Festus Public Libraries, and the Jefferson County Health Department


LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5,000+/YEAR)
Gil Schroeder Sod Sales


LIBRARY FANS ($1,000+/YEAR)
Arnold Tourism Commission
Ameren Meramec Valley Division
Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Arnold, Gravois Bluffs and High Ridge Supercenters


LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/YEAR)
Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
Walmart Supercenter - Gravois Bluffs
Home Service Oil/Expressmart
Wegmann Law Firm
Commerce Bancshares Foundation


William F. and Nancy Bergfeld
Eric and Nelda Knoll
Balloons Over the Rainbow
Pamela R. Klipsch
Patti B. Redel
Patricia A. Christen
Jilly's Cafe & Steakhouse
Northwest Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce
Loren Stuckmeyer Insurance Agency
State Rep. John C. McCaherty (97th District)
Bi-State Landscape Supply
G.G. Frank Construction Co,. Inc.
Servpro of Arnold/North Jefferson County
Shelton Collision
Bianca L. Eden - Wegmann Law Firm
Cedar Hill Florist
Haskins Storage
County Councilwoman Renee Reuter (2nd District)
County Councilman Jim Terry (7th District)
Fortune Bank
Paul's Fireworks
Home Service Oil Company
Chapel Hill Mortuary
Meramec Specialty Company
V Nails
Cedar Hill Topsoil
Ambush Pest Control
Kelly S. Cowan
Phil Amato
Tom Dixon - Atomic Fireworks
Martha Maxwell





ARNOLD BRANCH

Memorials
2 books and a DVD on St. Louis history in memory of Juli, Rene and Helen, donated by the Hill Family


Donations
A book, in honor of Vernon Sullivan, JCL Foundation Board Member Emeritus 2010-2015, donated by the JCL Board of Trustees
A second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope donated by the St. Louis Astronomical Society with the assistance of the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
6 books and 3 learning kits purchased for the Health Collection with funding by the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation 2016 Grant
16 audiobooks, 60 books, 21 music CDs and 10 Launchpads purchased with Missouri State 2016 A&E funds
17 books and 21 music CDs purchased for the Children's Collection with a grant from the Walmart Foundation


Pet Memorials


Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
Shared cost of special Peanuts edition library cards for library's 25th anniversar year promotion
Food and paper supplies for Staff Christmas lunch 
For a second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope purchased through the St. Louis Astronomical Society
For the annual renewal of the film public performance site license
For 8 magazine annual subscription fees and Easter programming supplies
For Poetry Contest prizes and Easter programming supplies
For programming for the Arnold Branch 25th Anniversary Celebration and computer supplies
For expenses of the Arnold Branch 25th Anniversary Open House, Summer Reading Program expenses and prizes, and the Funimation Site License
For Adult Reading Program expenses and prizes, programming and office supplies
For additional supplies for the Adult Summer Reading Program
Library supplies,programming supplies, and funding for staff attendance at a professional conference 


NORTHWEST BRANCH

Memorials
2 books in memory of Great Grandma Jan, donated by Nikolas and Olivia Carroll
A book donated to the Geneaology & Local History Collection in memory of Timothy Tenison, son of Tess Tenison, by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library


Donations
28 DVDs purchased with donations by Scott Thacker
7 books for the Fiction Collection donated by Mary Broida
A second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope donated by the St. Louis Astronomical Society with the assistance of the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
A book donated to the Genealogy & Local History Collection by James A. Hedgepeth
Part of the annual subscription cost of the Ancestry Library database donated by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
4 DVDs donated by Bonnie Gates
2 books donated to the Genealogy & Local History Collection by Larry McGee
6 Playaway Launchpads for the Children's Collection donated by the Caring Community Connection Program
1 book and 26 Playaway Media devices for various ages purchased with 2016 Missouri State A&E Allocation
Northwest R-1 School District News donated to the Local History & Genealogy Collection by June Sommer
2 books donated to the Northwest Branch by Zac Standridge
1 book donated to the Northwest Branch by Carl Hayes
1 book donated to the Local History & Genealogy Collection by John and Yvonne Hancock
1 book donated to the Northwest Branch by Marvin Hook
35 books, 16 DVDs, 3 books,  and 14 Video Games 
purchased for the Health Collection with funding by the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation 2016 Grant 
1 book purchased for the Children's Collection with a grant from the Walmart Foundation
A book donated to the Northwest Branch by Joseph E. Hahn
7 books donated to the Local History & Genealogy Collection by Della Lang



Pet Memorials
A book in memory of Linda Clavenna's cat, "Squeeker," donated by Linda Clavenna
2 books in memory of Linda Clavenna's cat, "Tommy," donated by Linda Clavenna
2 books in memory of Jan and Larry Cronin's dog, "Candy," donated by J.J. Hancock
A DVD in memory of Betty Hatton's horse, "Annie,"  donated by Sherry Naylor
2 DVDs in memory of the Biggs' Family's dog, "Rufus," donated by Sherry Naylor
A DVD in menory of Patty Shaw's dog, "Molly," donated by Barbara Doshi
2 books in memory of Amy Van Slyke's cat "Grey Kitty," donated by Sherry Naylor
2 books in memory of the Mace Family's dog, "Kasie," donated by Barbara Doshi 
2 books in memory of Mark and alissa's dog, "Josi," donated by J.J. and Steve Hancock


Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Shared cost of special Peanuts edition library cards for library's 25th anniversary year promotion
166 books purchased for Children's Collection
For a second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope purchased through the St. Louis Astronomical Society, library supplies and equipment
For DVDs for the Video Collection and programming costs
A children's book and Summer Reading Program incentives
For library programming, books and DVDs
For part of the annual subscription cost of the Ancestry Library database
For a cake for the Northwest Branch 25th anniversary Open House, for solar eclipse glasses and for library materials
33children's books donated to the Northwest Branch
For DVDs for the Video Collection and programming costs
For DVDs for the Video Collection and programming costs
3 books donated to the Northwest Branch
For DVDs for the Video Collection and programming costs
For library decorations and equipment
For books and video games for the Children's Collection, library equipment and supplies and support for Staff Development Day activities



WINDSOR BRANCH

Memorials


Donations
13 Playaway Launchpads and 1 Music Media for the Children's Collection purchased with 2016 Missouri State A&E Allocation
A book in honor of David Mangelsdorf, JCL Foundation Board Member Emeritus 2010-2016, donated by the JCL Board of Trustees
A second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope donated by the St. Louis Astronomical Society with the assistance of the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
27 books and media purchased with Missouri State 2016 A&E funds


Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
Shared cost of special Peanuts edition library cards for library's 25th anniversary year promotion
For a second Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope purchased through the St. Louis Astronomical Society
For the annual renewal of the film public performance site license
For Easter programming supplies
For teen program supplies and Summer Reading Program supplies
For Top-Spinning program and prizes for the Summer Reading Program, and solar eclipse glasses
For the purchase of a video game to be used for library programs
For craft program supplies






Thank You to Our Donors
December 2015

Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/YEAR


LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5000+/year)


LIBRARY FANS ($1000+/year)
$1,000 from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Gravois Bluffs Supercenter to expand the Playaway Media Collection for Children
$1,000 from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Arnold Supercenter to expand the Playaway Media Collection for Children
$1,000 from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the High Ridge Supercenter to expand the Playaway Media Collection for Children
$2,500 from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation to purchase subscriptions for 250 streaming videos for Children added to the MOLIB2GO e-Content Collection
$1,000 from Project 20 20, Inc.
$1,500 from Ameren Meramec Valley Division



LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/year)
Gil Schroeder Sod Sales 
Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
William F. and Nancy Bergfeld
Commerce Bancshares Foundation


Martha Maxwell
In memory of former Foundation Board member Gary Hobbs, given by Home Service Oil Company
Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
Jilly's Cafe & Steakhouse
Loren Stuckmeyer Insurance Agency
B-State Landscape Supply
G.G. Frank Construction Co., Inc.
Renee Reuter - Jefferson County Council (2nd District)
Home Service Oil Company
Bianca Eden - Wegmann Law Firm
Joe Christen - Ambush Pest Control
Northwest Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce
Shelton Collision
Haskins Storage
Walmart Gravois Bluffs Supercenter
Jerry Rogers Insurance
Jon McDorman and Bill Gearon - Liquid Spirits
Paul's Fireworks
Chapel Hill Mortuary
V-Nails of House Springs
Cedar Hill Top Soil, Inc.
Servepro
Sean King - Edward Jones
Fireworks City
High Ridge Firefighters Local 2665 IAF
Rep. John McCaherty (97th District)
Patti B. Redel
Eric and Nelda Knoll
Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Sandra Overberg



ARNOLD BRANCH

Memorials


Donations
$200 donated by Joseph and Kelly Cowan
66 children's books donated by Michelle Abeln
2 books donated by Teresa Minner
1 book donated by Karen Pourcillie
A book donated by author and Jefferson County Sheriff Glenn Boyer
96 books, media, magazine subscriptions and kits purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
A book donated by author Dan Burle, Sr.
2 Chromebooks purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
870 books and media purchased with funds from the federal Library Services & Technology (LSTA) 2015 Collection Grant administered by the Missouri State Library
An Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope donated by the St. Louis Astronomical Society with the assistance of the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
30 books and 4 streaming video subscriptions for MOLIB2GO e-Content Collection purchased with Missouri State A&E grant
6 Playaway Audiobooks, 29 Playaway Views and 9 Playaway Launchpads for Children's Collection purchased with funds from the 2015 Walmart Foundation grant
3 books donated by Kelly Cowan
23 streaming videos on MOLIB2GO purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
1 book donated by Michael Scheffel
Money for books donated by Kelly and Joseph Cowan


Pet Memorials
A book in memory of Marilyn Kemp's cat, "Sasha," donated by Mark Kemp


Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
For prizes for the staff JCL Reads program
For the renewal of the film public performance site license, magazine subscriptions and media equipment
For computer supplies
For Poetry Contest prizes and refreshments
For technology subscription service and books for children
For Summer Reading prizes and program supplies and presenter, and renewal of the public performance film license
For staff expenses to attend a professional conference, library supplies, program promotional materials and prizes
For computer supplies and additional staff expenses to attend a professional conference
For prizes for Staff Development Day and a bench for the library
For Children's programming supplies



NORTHWEST BRANCH

Memorials
A book in memory of Daniel Vornberg donated to the Local History & Genealogy Collection by Doctor and Mrs. William Ridgeway
A binding machine in memory of Cindy Gunning donated by Ella Lancaster, the Friends of the Library, Mindy Hudson and Cindy Hayes
7 books in memory of Jim Hummel, Sr. donated by Jo Hummel
A gift in memory of Virginia Horrell donated by Ella Lancaster 


Donations
A book donated to the local history and genealogy collection by the author, Nancy Carver 
2 books donated to the local history and genealogy collection by the Washington MO Historical Society 
A book donated by author and Jefferson County Sheriff Glenn Boyer
251 books, media and kits purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
7 books donated to the local history and genealogy collection by the estate of Judith Swan Boone
4 Chromebooks purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
647 books and media purchased with funds from the federal Library Services & Technology (LSTA) 2015 Collection Grant administered by the Missouri State Library
10 books donated to the local history and genealogy collection by Larry McGee
11 books donated to the local history or genealogy collection by David Trammel
16 Playaway Launchpads (Tablets) for Children's Collection purchased with Missouri State A&E grant
2 bookas donated to the local history & genealogy collection by the DeSoto Public Library
24 Playaway Views and 25 Playaway Launchpads purchased with funds from the 2015 Walmart Foundation grant
21 books donated to the Children's Collection by Our Lady Queen of Peace School
A book donated to the local history and genalogy collection by Barb Simpson
Part of the annual subscription cost of the Heritage Quest database by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
A Launchpad interactive game for children donated by Linda Schroeder
82 books donated to the local history and genealogy collection by St. Louis County Library
A book donated to the library collection by Jeane Tornatore


Pet Memorials
A book in memory of Karen Duree's dog, "Daisy," donated by Cindy Hayes and Molly Pfeiffer
A book in memory of Steve and J.J. Hancock's dog, "Charlie," donated by Debbie Mierisch
4 books in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Gomez'a dog, "Sammy," donated by Barbara Doshi and J.J. Hancock
2 books in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Gray's dog, "Danny," donated by Debbie Mierisch
A book in memory of the Haenni Family's cat, "Mittens," donated by Debbie Mierisch
A DVD in memory of the Haenni Family's cat, "Mittens," donated by Peggi Werner
A book in memory of Mary and Glen Koproski's cat, "Clover," donated by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of the D'Aquila Family's dog, "Lucky," donated by Dianne D'Aquila
A book in memory of Gloria Tisius' dog, "Bob," donated by Cindy Hayes
A book in memory of Gloria Tisius' dog, "Bob," donated by JCL Central Services staff
A book in memory of Joy Crowley's cat, "Piggy," donated by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of Linda Claenna's puppy, "Dancer," donated by Linda Clavenna
A book in memory of Maggie Donaldson's dog, "Libby," donated by Debbie Mierisch
A book in memory of Olga Hill's dog, "Annie," donated by J.J. Hancock and Barbara Doshi
4 books in memory of Roberta Kern's dog, "Malcolm," donated by Linda Clavenna
2 books in memory of the Faraone Famly's dog, "Harley," donated by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of Bill Otto's dog, "Levi," donated by Debbie Mierisch
A book in memory of Debbie Mierisch's dog, "Caesar," donated by J.J. Hancock
A book in memory of Randy and Laurie Doyle's dog, "Gent," donated by J.J. Hancock


Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
For children's books added to the library collections
For 30 books and one DVD added to the children's collection
For a portable projector, staff anniversary gift cards, children's books added to the library collections, and program materials
For light fixtures, programming costs and DVDs added to the library collection 
For books added to the library collection
For library media display racks
For staff expenses to attend a professional conference, and library equipment
An Orian StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope purchased through the St. Louis Astronomical Society by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
For office and building supplies, programming materials and equipment repair cost
For library equipment and children's books added to the library collection
For 30 books added to the children's collection
For library equipment and supplies
For part of the annual subscription cost of the Heritage Quest database for genealogical research
For prizes for Staff Development Day, for building supplies, and for children's books added to the collection
For children's books added to the collection
For DVDs added t he media collection and programming costs
For books added to the library collection



WINDSOR BRANCH

Memorials


Donations
A book donated by author and Jefferson County Sheriff Glenn Boyer
114 books, media and kits purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
2 Chromebooks purchased with funds from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation's 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Grant
An Orion StarBlast 4.5 inch Reflecting Telescope donated by the St. Louis Astronomical Society with the assistance of the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
182 books and media purchased with funds from the federal Library Services & Technology (LSTA) 2015 Collection Grant administered by the Missouri State Library
A book donated by author Carole Morden
4 books purchased with Missouri State A&E grant
3 Playaway Audiobooks, 30 Playaway Views and 12 Playaway Launchpads purchased with funds from the 2015 Walmart Foundation grant
For the cost of the annual subscription to CQ: Radio Amateurs Journal donated by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club
2 books on radio communications donated by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club


Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
For children's books added to the library collections
For the renewal of the film public performance site, staff anniversary gift cards, and program supplies
For programming expenses
For supplies for the Easter and Summer Reading programs 
For book prizes for the Summer Reading Program
For Summer Reading program performer and prize
For Library Card Sign-Up and Adult Reading Club promotions and prizes
For programming supplies
For supplies and prizes for Halloween programs and the Adult Reading Club program 
For prizes for Staff Development Day






Thank You to Our Donors
January - December 2014

Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/year)
$100,000 grant from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation to support the 3-4-67 Health & Wellness Project in 2015, a collaborative effort by the Jefferson County Library Library, the Crystal City, 
DeSoto and Festus Public Libraries, and the Jefferson County Health Department

LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5000+/year)
$9,990 grant from the Monsanto Fund for science-themed activites and (to date) 95 new science titles for the children's collections as part of the 2014 Summer Reading Program
$6,906 grant from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation for AEDs (defibrillators) for each Branch location and training sessions and certification for library employees

LIBRARY FANS ($1000+/year)
$3,000 from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Arnold, Gravois Bluffs and High Ridge Supercenters to expand the Playaway View and Playaway Audio Collections for Children
$3,110 from the Mother's Day Craft Program Fundraiser for the Foundation
$1,148.15 in-kind by David & Glenna Mangelsdorf for June 26 Wine Tasting Fundraiser for the Foundation
$1,528.50 from P.R.P. Wine International from June 26 Wine Tasting Fundraiser for the Foundation
 

LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/year)
Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
Commerce Bancshares Foundation
Gil and Linda Schroeder




Martha Maxwell
Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
Bi-State landscape Supply
Bonacker Trucking/Paul's Fireworks
Cedar Hill Topsoil
Chapel Hill Mortuary
Fireworks City/Meramec Specialty Company
G.G. Frank Construction Co. Inc.
Griffin Brothers
Haskins Storage
High Ridge Rotary Club
Home Service Oil Company
House Springs Public Golf Course
Ives Towing
Jilly's Cafe & Steakhouse
Renee M. Reuter
Jerry Rogers Insurance
Shelton Collision
Loren Stuckmeyer Agency, Inc.
Friends of Vernon L. Sullivan
Vernon and Glenda Sullivan
V Nails
Walmart Supercenter #805 Gravois Bluffs
Paul and Chris Ziegler
Eric and Nelda Knoll
Phil and Deb Amato
Jim and Sharon Anderson
David Foster and Rhonda White
Robert and Patricia Francis
Michael McBroom
Jeannette McKee
Tim and Susan McKinley
Patti Redel
Greg and Coby Redfield, Amy Redfield and Cody Russell
Randy Russell
Larry and Beverly Sapaugh
Lester Sitzes
Dorothy Stafford
Ken and Carol Stojeba
Samm Tague
Thurman Law Firm/ Floyd and Jan Norrick, Adam and Mary Renner, John and Nancy Howald
Tom Voss
Chris Wren and Mike Lawhorn
Alice M. Kohler/Kohler City Real Estate, Inc.
Charles Stuckmeyer



ARNOLD BRANCH

Memorials

Donations
84 children's and teen books donated by Michelle Abeln
203 children's and teen books donated by Michelle Abeln
laptop power cords donated by Kelly Cowan
Two books donated by Chapel Hill Mortuary
A book donated by Kelly Cowan


Pet Memorials
A book in memory of Joyce Murabito's dog "Peanut," by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of Joyce Murabito and Norma Ponder's dog, "Hedy" by Barbara A. Gallo

Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
For staff luncheon and three magazine subscriptions for the Antiques & Collectibles Neighborhood
For renewal of public performance film license, library supplies and JCL Reads prizes
For supplies and prizes for the Adult Reading Program, and for GED prep books
For programming supplies, Poetry Contest prizes, and support for staff attendance at a professional conference
For programming supplies and prizes, subscription to BookPage, library equipment and supplies
For magazine subscriptions, Summer Reading supplies and prizes, anime film performance license, and library magnets 
For a Blue-ray Disc Player and craft supplies
For magazine subscription, program supplies and support for staff attendance at a professional conference
For support for staff attendance at a professional conference
For computer equipment and support for Staff Development Day
For support for staff attendance at a professional conference



NORTHWEST BRANCH

Memorials
A book in memory of Bob Hinkle, brother of Sue Luithe, by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Music CDs in memory of Sister Mary William Klipsch by Jack Stewart 
Nine books for the Genealogy & Local History Collection in memory of Judith Swan Boone by her Family

Donations
Two books for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by Dave Hallemann
Two books for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by Donna Sattley
Four books for the Geneaolgy & Local History Collection donated by June Sommer
One book for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by by Charles Nahlik
$1,000 donation from the High Ridge Civic Club
$1,236 donation from the Northwest R-1 District Teachers
A tower fan for the Genealogy & Local History Room donated by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
A book for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by the Jefferson County Historical Society
A book for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by Wayne Wiley
A book for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by Evelyn Turner
laptop power cords donated by Kelly Cowan
$100 donation from Mary Jane and James Buhr
Six books for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by the estate of Judith Swan Boone
Two books donated by Chapel Hill Mortuary
Three books for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated by Stan Moon 

Pet Memorials
A book in memory of Helen & Mark Greaves' black Lab "Josie" by J.J. Hancock & Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of Rick Roth's mixed breed "Lucky" by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of Betty Hatton's cat Gizmo" by Sherry Naylor
A book in memory of Mr. & Mrs. P. O'Brien's dog "Dixie" by Debbie Mierisch
A book in memory of Sophia & Jude Leicht's dog "Rogan" by Debbie Mierisch
A book in memory of Darrel & Jean Wishman's cat "Matilda" by J.J. Hancock
A book in memory of Peggy Werner's Dalmatian, "Dolly" by Barbara Doshi
A book in memory of the Greaves' dog, "Josie" by Barbara Doshi and J.J. Hancock
A book in memory of the Saitz Family's dog, "Vinny" by J.J. Hancock
Two books in honor of Ashlei Peterson's dog, "Brandy," by Diane Peterson
Two books in honor of Hannah Eickmeyer's dog, "Jesse," by Diane Peterson

Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
For a copy of the Missouri Notary Law Primer
For library materials and library supplies
For a promotional banner to use during library outreach activities
For library materials for the children's collection
For library materials, Summer Reading prizes, library equipment and supplies
For library materials and library magnets
For craft programming supplies and support for staff attendance at a professional conference
A book for the Genealogy & Local History Collection donated in memory of Bill Hinkle
Shelving and storage equipment for the Genealogy & Local History Collection
Shelving for the Genealogy & Local History Collection, library materials and support for Staff Development Day
For library materials for the children's collection


WINDSOR BRANCH

Memorials

Donations
For annual subscription to CQ: Radio Amateurs Journal  by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club
For a Blue-ray Disc Player by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club
laptop power cords by Kelly Cowan
A book donated by Chapel Hill Mortuary

Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
For renewal of public performance film license, library supplies
For Summer Reading programming and supplies
For Summer Reading prizes and library magnets
For craft supplies
For Summer Reading program presenter
For tote bags for the Adult Reading Program
For support for Staff Development Day
For programming supplies and materials for the teen collection
For library materials for the media collection





Thank You to Our Donors
January - December 2013

Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/year)

LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5000+/year)

LIBRARY FANS ($1000+/year)
$2,000 from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation for purchase of additional electronic resources
$3,000 from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Arnold, Gravois Bluffs and High Ridge Supercenters for 64 View Players for the Preschool Media Collection
Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
Ross Dress for Less Stores Arnold Store Grand Opening Grant 

LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/year)

Bill & Nancy Bergfeld
In memory of William F. Klipsch Jr. and Ruth E. Klipsch
$700 from Ameren Missouri Meramec Valley Division to help underwrite cost of annual Internet service and Learning Express database subscription
Vernon Sullivan Friends of Fox School
Commerce Bancshares Foundation


Gil & Linda Schroeder
Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
ableBanking Customer Anonymous
Eric & Nelda Knoll
Retta M. Tuggle
Jeff Roorda
Mark & Bianca Bullock
Ron Counts
High Ridge Firefighters Local 2665
Jefferson County Labor PAC
Patrick Higgins - Commerce Bank Arnold
Meramec Specialty Company



ARNOLD BRANCH

Memorials
In memory of George Carr by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library

Donations
A book donated by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
27 books donated by Michelle Abeln
Books donated by the Barnes & Noble Book Fair
86 books to update the Consumer Health Collection purchased with a Library Services & Technology (LSTA) grant through the U.S. institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library
24 books and 10 children's books to update the Consumer Heath Collection purchased with a Library Services & Technology (LSTA) grant through the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library
A book donated by Dan Burle Sr.

Pet Memorials
In memory of "Molly" the dog by Barbara A. Gallo

Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library

For library supplies
For program supplies and annual public performance film site license
For program supplies
For library and program supplies and magazine subscriptions
For the local match on an LSTA grant to purchase another DVD storage tower for the self-check system
For media supplies and Poetry contest prizes
For library equipment and Summer Reading Program prizes
For Summer Reading Program supplies
For library equipment, Reader's Club Program prizes and support for library staff conference attendance
For Staff Development Day support, equipment, programming and prizes


NORTHWEST BRANCH

Memorials
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Lonny & Becky Jay
In memory of Geraldine Adams by James & Carolyn Harner
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Joseph & Ella Lancaster
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Pat Renfro
In memory of Geraldine Adams by John & Edna Prior
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Karen Stockman
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Paul & Bettie Haug
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Joan Schumacher
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Cecilia M. Kelly
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Dennis & Janice Prior
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Christopher & Lisa Suntrup
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Clark & Patricia Eisel
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Dr. Stanley Wint D.D.S.
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Marilyn Guthrie
In memory of Geraldine Adams by H.B. Lipton & K.A. Newberry
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Gerald Pearl
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Severin & Diane Debacker
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Peggy Verschelden
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Eileen Pearl
In memory of Geraldine Adams by Annette Jacobsen
In memory of Geraldine Adams by the Fitzpatricks
In memory of Arleen M. Lammert by Jack & Edith Stewart
In memory of Arleen Lambert by Phil Amato
In memory of Barb Bunselmeyer by the Central Services Staff and Genealogist Chris Merseal
In memory of Eva Radaecker by Ella Lancaster
In memory of Hank Moyle by Erwin & Clara Nichels
In memory of Joyce V. McCully by Erwin & Clara Nickels
In memory of Janet Holdecraft by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
In memory of Jim Hummel Sr. by Jo Hummel
In memory of Opal Galbreth by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library

Donations
A book donated by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
A book donated by the Louisiana Purchase Chapter, NSDAR, DeSoto MO
A donation for library furniture by the High Ridge Civic Improvement Association
A book donated by Carole Goggin
A book donated by Martha Henderson
Books donated by Marvin Hook
A book donated by Charles L. Corley
A book dedicated to Marion Griefe in grateful recognition of 3,000 hours of volunteer service at the Northwest Branch Library
A book donated by David A. Lossos
A book donated by Marlene Maxwell
For half the cost of the subscription to the Heritage Quest genealogy database by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
68 books and 13 children's books to update the Consumer Health Collection purchased with a Library Services & Technology (LSTA) grant through the U.S. institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library
25 books to update the Antiques & Collectibles Collection purchased with a Library Services & Technology (LSTA) grant through the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library
Five books donated by Carole Goggin
16 genealogy & local history books donated by Virginia Schmidt
A book donated by Ella Lancaster
Three genealogy CDs and a book donated by Diane Shaw
Two books donated by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
A genealogy book donated by Sandi Borgens
Two genealogy books donated by John Hancock
A genealogy book donated by Marvin Hook
A local history book by Glen & Ruth Killian
Three local history and genealogy books by Larry McGee
A genealogy book by Wanita McGee Talcott
Thirteen genealogy books by Evelyn P. Tucker

Pet Memorials
In memory of Guinea Pig "Lacy" Hancock by Barbara Doshi
In memory of Debbie Mierisch's dog "DeSoto" by Janette J. Hancock
In memory of Michelle Lambrich's dog "Ellie" by Janette J. Hancock
In memory of Rich & Sandy Aubucon's dog "Sadie" by Barbara Doshi & Janette J. Hancock 
In memory of the Caruthers Family's dog "Joe," by Nick & Barbara Doshi
In memory of Darrel & Jean Wichman's cat "Matilda," by J.J. Hancock
In memory of Mr. & Mr.s P. O'Brien's dog "Dixie," by Debbie Mierisch
In memory of Joyce Murabito's dog "Peanut," by Barbara Doshi
In memory of Rick Roth's dog "Lucky," by Barbara Doshi

Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
For library materials
For bestseller books for the general fiction collection
For computer, program and office supplies, and for books for the teen collection
For library equipment and library materials
For half the cost of the subscription to the Heritage Quest genealogy database, library supplies and library materials
For library materials 
For additional learning toys for the Early Childhood Early Learning Center in the Children's Library
For library equipment and Summer Reading Program prizes
For books for the children's collection
For books, library equipment, and local matching funds for a federal LSTA grant to purchase a new reader/printer 
in the Genealogy and Local History Room
For Staff Development Day support, building improvements, library equipment and supplies
For library materials and genealogy materials


WINDSOR BRANCH

Memorials
In memory of Bill Weible by Friends of the Weible Family
In memory of Bill Weible by Jeannie Farrow & Family
In memory of Bill Weible by L.C. & Donna Clark
In memory of Bill Weible by Lloyd & Diana Wolf

Donations
A book donated by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
For the annual subscription to CQ: Radio Amateurs Journal donated by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club
A book in grateful recognition of Charles (Michael) Devlin for 600 Volunteer Service Hours to the Windsor Branch
A book in grateful recognition of Linda Blankenship for 500 Volunteer Service Hours to the Windsor Branch
A book in grateful recognition of Carolyn Krumley for 200 Volunteer Service Hours to the Windsor Branch
46 books to update the Consumer Health Collection purchased with a Library Services & Techology (LSTA) grant though the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library 
22 books to update the Antiques & Collectibles Collection purchased with a Library Services & Technology (LSTA) grant though the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Missouri State Library

Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
For library supplies and craft program supplies
For annual public performance film site license
For program supplies, Summer Reading Program supplies and Summer Reading Program performer's fee
For program supplies for Earth Day and for Volunteer Recognition Celebrations
For Summer Reading Program performers and Summer Reading Program prizes
For prizes for the JCL Reads program
For fall craft supplies and Summer Reading Program prizes
For Staff Development Day support and DVDs for the video collection
For DVDs for the video collection
For winter programming supplies




Thank You to Our Donors
January - December 2012


Jefferson County Library Foundation

LIBRARY CHAMPIONS ($10,000+/year)

LIBRARY SPONSORS ($5000+/year)

LIBRARY FANS ($1000+/year)

$3,000 in Grants from the Walmart Foundation on behalf of the Arnold, Fenton and High Ridge Walmart Supercenters to purchase 31 View Players for the Preschool Media Collections
Additional $900 in donations from the Arnold, Fenton and High Ridge Walmart Supercenters to underwrite the cost of the WishList Donation site for one year
$1,500 Grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation for purchase of subscriptions to 91 electronic books for children and teens to add to the Library's E-Book Content Service

LIBRARY DONORS ($500+/year)

Friends of the Arnold Branch Library


Jilly's Cafe & Steakhouse "Dine Out for the Library" Fundraiser 
Bi-State Landscape Supply Fundraiser

Phil & Deborah Amato
Anonymous Donor
Nancy & William Bergfeld
James R. Camden
Ted & Cheryl Chibnall
Carl & Linda Collins
Nancy F. Evans
Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
Friends of the Windsor Branch Library
Robert & Jacqueline Geile
Mr. & Mrs. Skip Johnson
Larry Jones
Arthur R. Kasey
Eric & Nelda Knoll
Earl & LouAnn Langhorst
Bill McKenna
Ryan & Angela McKenna
Jon & Karen Shepherd
Jack C. Stewart
Thurman Law Firm in honor of David Mangelsdorf, Sandra Overberg & the Home Oil Service Company Family
Lisa Trokey-Brannon
Dianne Vargo
Forrest K. Wegge
Steven & Patricia Wymore


Arnold Branch:

Book Memorials
Mysteries donated in memory of Betty Morse Goedeker
Additional mysteries donated in memory of Betty Morse Goedeker

Donations
A DVD of the 911 Memorial Dedication by the city of Arnold
A book donated by Timothy S. Good
A book donated by Debbie McCurdy
A book donated in honor of Gwen (McCurdy) Slater by Debbie McCurdy
A book donated by Thuan Tammy Fadler
A book donated by Gary M. Parham
A book donated by Mary Jo Braun
Two books donated by Dan Burle Sr. 
A book donated by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
5 DVDs donated by Pam Klipsch
Two children's books donated in honor of the Hillsboro Subdistrict Initiative Committee 

Donations by the Friends of the Arnold Branch Library
For library supplies 
For staff attendance at a Continuing Education workshop
For program supplies and the annual public performance film site license
For library supplies and library program supplies
For Summer Reading Program supplies and prizes and two eReader devices for staff training
For staff anniversary gifts, library supplies and equipment, children's books, travel magazine subscriptions, and Summer Reading program supplies
For library equipment and staff attendance at state conference
For staff participation in a Continuing Education webinar
For travel posters and Staff Development Day expenses
For library programs supplies and staff attendance at state conference
For library supplies

Northwest Branch:

Book Memorials
A book in memory of Mary Fortner, by Bob and Betty Ingram
A book in memory of Flo Schmidt, mother of Karen Kiel and Kathy Gustavison, by Ella Lancaster
A book in memory of Marjory Coslick, mother of Christine Merseal, by Ella Lancaster
A book in memory of Marjory Coslick, by the staff of the Northwest Branch Library
Genealogy and local history books in memory of Marjory Coslick, by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
A book in memory of Mark Johnson by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library

Pet Memorials
In memory of Carolyn Stovall's dog, Clint, by Barbara Doshi
In memory of Carolyn Stovall's cat, Tigger, by Barbara Doshi
In memory of Lady, by Barbara Doshi
In memory of Janet Schmittgen's dog, Rusty, by Barbara Doshi

Donations
A book donated by Charles Ashley
A book donated by James Hedgepeth
Genealogy materials donated by June Sommer
Books donated by William and Nancy Evans
A book donated by Thuan Tammy Fadler
Donation for the purchase of childen's books by the High Ridge Civic Improvement Association
Genealogy database subscription fee donated by the Jefferson County Genealogical Society
Geneaology and local history books donated by Dawn Coke
Local history material donated by Dave Hallemann
A book donated by Betty J. Seeley
A book donated by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
5 DVDs donated by Pam Klipsch
7 Genealogy books donated by David Lossos
A book donated by Virgil Tucker
Two children's books donated in honor of the Hillsboro Subdistrict Initiative Committee
A book donated by Mark Nickless and Laurie Bonner-Nickless
Donation to establish an Early Childhood Learning Center in the Children's Department by the High Ridge Rotary Club 

Donations by the Friends of the Northwest Branch Library
For family holiday program, books, library supplies and equipment
For books, genealogy materials, and library supplies 
For library equipment, books and media, genealogy materials, supplies and flowers
For books and media, and genealogy materials
For books and media, and genealogy database subscription fee
For library programming supplies, media, and library equipment
For staff anniversary gifts, books, library supplies and surface repairs to the rear driveway
For GED books
For library supplies and two e-reader devices for staff training
For books, graphic novels, DVDs, library program supplies, staff support and Staff Development Day expenses
For library holiday decorations, new service expenses, window cleaning, books and media
Local match funds for purchase of third self-check unit
For library supplies and service supplies, and additional books and media

Windsor Branch:

Book Memorials
Children's audiobooks donated in memory of my loving dear wife Diane Marie Eckerle, by her husband

Donations
Annual subscription to CQ: Radio Amateurs Journal, by the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club
A book in honor of Lauren Williamson, in grateful recognition of 200 hours of volunteer service to the Windsor Branch
Two books in honor of Charles "Mike" Devlin, in grateful recognition of 550 hours of volunteer service to the Windsor Branch
A book in honor of Linda Blankenship, in grateful recognition of 413 hours of volunteer service to the Windsor Branch
A book by Gina Maria Sanfilippo
5 DVDs donated by Pam Klipsch
Two children's books donated in honor of the Hillsboro Subdistrict Initiative Committee

Donations by the Friends of the Windsor Branch Library

For library supplies and children's program supplies
For craft supplies. GED materials and library equipment
For library equipment and the annual public performance film site license
For library program supplies and Summer Reading Program peformers fees
For Summer Reading Program prizes and library volunteer recognition 
For staff anniversary gifts, library supplies and library materials
For Summer Reading Program prizes
For Staff Development Day expenses