Community Library of DeWitt & Jamesville

Currently closed
Sun: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Mon - Thu: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Fri - Sat: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Library Information

Address: 
5110 Jamesville Road
DeWitt, NY 13078
Phone: 
(315) 446-3578
Grace Days: 
Three (3), except for short loans and event passes

Holiday Closings

Easter04/21/19
Memorial Day05/27/19
Independence Day07/04/19
Labor Day Weekend08/31/19, 09/01/19
Labor Day09/02/19
Thanksgiving Eve (closes at 5:00 PM)11/27/19
Thanksgiving11/28/19
Christmas Eve12/24/19
Christmas12/25/19
New Year's Eve (closes at 5:00 PM)12/31/19
  • Teen Stress Workshop, April 24th, 6 PM, Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville
  • Writers Workshop at Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville, Wednesdays, May - June, 7 PM
  • Seniors: Recognizing and Avoiding Scams. At Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville, May 2nd, 5:30 PM
  • Gardening with Bulbs, May 15th at Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville, 7:00 PM
  • DeWitt Music Series: Music By Dale, May 19th, 2:00 PM, Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville

The mission of the Community Library of DeWitt & Jamesville is to provide quality library service for the residents of DeWitt, Jamesville, and surrounding areas.

The Community Library of DeWitt & Jamesville is transforming lives through opportunities for collaboration, experiential learning, and creative discovery.  From its “Discovery To Go” collection of child-friendly STEM-related equipment and resources to its award-winning Digital Production workshops for teens and innovative programs for homeschooling families and older adults, CLD&J enriches the lives of all community residents while retaining traditional library collections and friendly, personalized service.

Staff: 
  • Executive Director: Wendy Scott
  • Assistant Director for Technology and STEM Initiatives: Erin Cassidy
  • Assistant Director for Patron Services: Lucas Connor
  • Adult Services:  Lucas Connor
  • Young Adult & Community Outreach Services:  Nan Brown
  • Children's Services: Jennifer Burke
  • Public Relations: Brian Abbott
  • Business Manager: Brian Barney
Board of Trustees: 
  • President: Max Ruckdeschel
  • Co-Vice President: Douglas Arena
  • Co-Vice President: Nina Brown
  • Secretary: Barbara MacDonald
  • Treasurer: Carl Austin
  • Members: Jaimee Ashe, Jill Enright, Susan Germain, Lauryn Gouldin, Miesje Havens, Max Ruckdeschel, Mary Keib Smith, James Trevvett, Lydia Wasylenko

Board Meetings: Third Thursday of every month, except July, at 5:30 PM.

Legislators: 
  • Assembly District No. 128: Pamela J. Hunter
  • Senate District No. 50: Robert Antonacci
  • County District No. 7: Danny J. Liedka
  • County District No. 12: David H. Knapp
  • County District No. 17: Linda R. Ervin