Welcome our new director, Jake Widrick
The Board is pleased to announce the hiring of Jake Widrick as the new library director. Jake recently completed his Master of Science in Information Science at SUNY Albany. He finished his undergraduate work at Skidmore College in Saratoga and spent several years in business before returning to graduate school to complete his studies. Jake is enthusiastic about getting to know the Athens community. He has begun to implement new services and technology in an effort to make the library a more current and viable resource for all. Jake has created a library Facebook page for posting programming news and updates: https://www.facebook.com/drevartslibrary. Please “Like us” on Facebook and check the page frequently for updates.
The Board will hold a Welcome Reception in Jake’s honor on Monday, Feb. 2nd from 5-7pm. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. In case of inclement weather, the reception will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 3rd from 5-7pm. We hope you will take the opportunity to meet Jake and welcome him to our community.