News and Upcoming Events
  • The Library will be closed on Saturday, May 27 and Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.  Regular hours resume on Tuesday, May 30 at 10am.  The drive thru book return will  be open for dropping off materials.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
  • Interested in reserving a small study room, the Community Room or the Conference Room?  Please call the Library to speak with a staff member about availability at 262-673-8240 and press 0 (zero) for the circulation desk. Thank you!
  • In partnership with the Alzheimer's Association and the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Washington County the library is pleased to offer a monthly Memory Cafe.  This is a time and place where persons with Alzheimer's or a related dementia can go with their care partners to socialize and have fun with other people going through similar things.  Our cafe is held on the second Monday of each month from 1:30pm-3pm.  Please call Tammy Dickman at 262-335-4497 to register.
  • Looking to renew library materials, place a hold, access your library account?  Please visit the New Monarch Library Catalog!  
  • Movies for Grown-ups returns in March 2017! Movies are shown on Thursday evenings at 5:30pm and Friday afternoons at 12:30pm. Movies are shown in the Community Room free of charge and seating is limited to the first 100 people. Snacks may be brought in.
  • June 1 & 2 - Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
  • June 15 & 16 - Fences
  • The Friends of the Hartford Library will host their last program for the 2016-17 season on Wednesday, May 24, 2017:  Wisconsin's Gangster Past presented by Chad Lewis.  Follow in the footsteps of America's most infamous gangsters as they turned Wisconsin into their own criminal vacation land.  Filled with deadly bank robberies, explosive shootouts, brutal murders and daring kidnappings, this presentation lets the audience discover the grisly locations where the gangster history will never die.  This is a free program open to the public limited to 100 seats.  Refreshments are at 6:30pm with the program starting at 7pm.  


Jack Russell Memorial Library
100 Park Ave
Hartford, WI 53027

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

email: hartfordpl@hartfordlibrary.org
Library Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday 10am-5:30pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Sunday Closed 
 As of Thursday, December 16, 2016 the JRML is a member of the Monarch Library System comprised of public libraries in Dodge, Ozaukee, Sheboygan and Washington Counties. Patrons have access to over 1 million items thru the Monarch Catalog.
Please use this guide for more information on how to renew items, search the catalog, place holds and check your library record.  The Monarch Catalog can be found at the following link: 
 Site Last Updated May 23, 2017

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