Suggest a Program or Event at the Library

As stated in the Jacksonville Public Library Programming Policy selection decisions on program topics, presenters, and resources will be based in part or entirely on the following:

  • Safety and security of customers and staff
  • Community needs and interests
  • Ability to supplement and extend information found in Library’s collections, resources, and exhibits
  • Ability to promote the Library and encourage use of its resources
  • Presentation quality
  • Presenter background and qualifications in content area
  • Historical, cultural, or educational significance
  • Age appropriateness of content
  • Availability of program space
  • Availability of necessary budget resources

Jacksonville Public Library accepts program suggestions from the community and from outside presenters. To submit a suggestion, please follow the process below:

  • Carefully review the Jacksonville Public Library Programming Policy to ensure your program is a good fit for the Library.
  • Complete the Program Suggestion Form
  • A staff member will follow up with you within one week of receiving your suggestion.

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