News and Upcoming Events
Tuesday, October 26th, Cheryl's Crafty Creations! Sign-up is required due to supplies and available materials to make the project.  To accommodate as many people as possible, there will be two sessions: 5:30pm or 6:45pm.  Both sessions will make the same craft. This is free and for ages 18 and up.   
 Children's October Storytime dates and hours.
Movies for Grownups has returned!   
Our Adult Book Discussion Group meets on Monday, November 8, at 6:30pm.  This month's book is The Overstory by Richard Powers.  Copies now available at the circulation desk!  
Have you heard the news??? The Jack Russell Memorial Library now offers Hoopla - a free digital streaming service available to all Hartford card holders.  You can instantly borrow eBooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies & TV - 24/7 and FREE with your Hartford library card.  Items are always available, so there's no waiting! Items can be streamed or downloaded on a computer, Android, Apple, Roku, Amazon Fire or Chromecase device. 
Detailed informaion is available under Online Resources>Hoopla.  Checkouts are limited to 5 per card! 
Dial A Story:
Call 262-457-6616 to hear stories, recipes, poems, booktalks, and more right over the phone! New content will be available for Adults, Teens, and Children every month.  
For more infromaton on myLIBRO, please click here and scroll down. 

We understand people may be needing our Wi-Fi to conduct work and other activities. It is available in the parking lot.  Please use it! 

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Sign-Up for a Library Card Online!
Want to access digital resources but don't have a library card? Or do you know someone who really needs access to digital resources right now but doesn't have a library card yet? Patrons without a library card can follow our step-by-step guide to register for one online. This will provide you (or a friend) access to digital materials such as ebooks and eaudiobooks. Happy reading! 

Jack Russell Memorial Library
100 Park Ave
Hartford, WI 53027

Phone: 262-673-8240
Fax: 262-673-8080

Library Hours 
Monday-Thursday 9am-8pm
Friday 9am-5:30pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Looking for a book or movie? Visit the Monarch Online Catalog! Looking to renew library materials or access your library account? Please visit the My Account link on the Monarch Catalog and log in with your library card number and pin. Don't know your pin? You can reset it by clicking the forgot pin number from the my account page.
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Contact Us
When making inquires with this form, please allow a minimum of 24 hours for Library Staff to respond.  This form is not monitored on Saturday or on Sunday.  Please call 262-673-8240 and select '0' to be connected with a staff member for immediate assistance during open hours.
For questions about your library record, renewing materials, items in our collection, overdue notices, reminder email notices, placing holds, online bill payment and resetting your library pin number, please call 262-673-8240 and select '0' to be connected with the circulation desk.  
To reserve a small study room on the second floor, please call 262-673-8240 and select '2' to be connected with the reference desk. 
To reserve the Community Room or Conference Room, please call 262-673-8240, select '0' and ask to speak with Diane.  
For questions about printing from a library computer, faxing, scanning documents, emailing scanned documents, donating materials and library programs, please call 262-673-8240 and select '0'.  
For information regarding History of Hartford, Historical Newspapers and/or genealogy inquires, please contact the Hartford History Room at 262-673-8249 or email the coordinator at [email protected] .  
For employment information, please visit employment opportunities. 
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