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The JCPL Children's Department is committed to developing lifelong readers. We offer tailor made tours and individually created teacher baskets to help you as you educate the children of Jessamine County. You may use the assignment alert form to let us know what you will be studying. This allows us to be prepared to help students when they visit the library. Please use the online forms below to schedule a tour or request a teacher basket. Contact us at e-mail or by phone: 859-885-3523 if we may be of further assistance.
  Library Tour Request Form
The JCPL Children's staff would love the opportunity to welcome you to the library. Please fill out the form below so that we may adequately prepare for your visit. Please allow at least 2 weeks lead time when requesting a visit. When your tour has been scheduled, a confirmation of your request will be e-mailed to you. All groups meet in the lobby of the library unless other arrangements are made. If you have questions about scheduling a tour or visit please e-mail us or call the JCPL Children's Department at: 859-885-3523

Tour Request Form
 Teacher Baskets
A teacher basket is a collection of up to fifteen items on a subject, fiction, nonfiction or a combination of both thoughtfully selected by the Children's staff, for use by public school or homeschool teachers. The baskets take time to prepare, so please give us 3-5 days notice. Baskets may be requested using the online form provided or by calling the library at 859-885-3523. We will call or e-mail you when your basket is ready for pick up.

Basket Request Form
  Assignment Alert

Will you be studying dinosaurs? Reading "Wrinkle in Time" as a class? Exploring Mammoth Cave? Allow us time to prepare to help your students. Please send an e-mail containing the following information so that we will be as prepared as possible when the students arrive!

Let us know:

Teacher name, school, grade
Assignment - topic, requirements
How we can help - Would you like materials pulled?
Might we purchase additional copies of a book?

Please allow us enough time to respond and ask questions to clarify if needed. Thanks for partnering with JCPL.

Jessamine County Public Library • 600 South Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356-1839 • Phone: 859-885-3523 • Fax: 859-885-5164
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Jessamine County Public Library . 600 South Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356-1839 . Phone: 859-885-3523 . Fax: 859-885-5164