Teen Book Club

Posted by - August 14, 2018

Event Details Join us for our monthly book club for ages 12-18! This month, we will discuss All Rights Reserved by Gregory Scott Katsoulis to align with Banned Books Week coming up later this month. The first 10 participants to register will receive a copy of the book to keep. "Speth Jime is anxious to

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You and Your Health – Suicide Prevention

Posted by - August 14, 2018

Event Details The Washington County Health Department has a health information table at the Johnson City Public Library on the first Tuesday of each month. This month, learn ways you can help prevent suicide in a loved one.Event Type(s): Special Event, Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults (423) 434-4454 View Event On Calendar

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Adulting 101: Budgeting

Posted by - August 10, 2018

Managing personal finances can be overwhelming, but we are here to help! Join us on Tuesday, August 21 from 6:00-7:00 PM for Adulting 101: Budgeting, a class on learning how to take charge of your money. It will be hosted by the Washington County UT Extension Office in JCPL’s computer lab, and is open to

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Adulting 101: Budgeting

Posted by - July 31, 2018

Event Details Learn the basics of managing your money by creating a spending plan. This event will be hosted in the library's computer lab by the Washington County UT Extension Office. This program is intended for ages 15+ and registration is required. Event Type(s): Workshop, Teen Program, Teen Calendar, Website Adult, Website Teen Katelyn Wolfe

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Knitting Circle

Posted by - July 27, 2018

Event Details Johnson City Public Library hosts a monthly knitting circle on the third Friday of the month from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Yarn crafters are invited to work on their current projects and share tips with fellow knitters and crocheters in the library's second floor Buffalo Mountain Room. All skill levels welcome! Event Type(s): Make &

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Artful Aging Drumming & Acting Culminating Events

Posted by - June 19, 2018

Have you enjoyed an Artful Aging class yet? We’re wrapping up a few classes here in our second year of Artful Aging Classes: Acting 1, taught by Ed Breese, Film and Darkroom Photography, taught by Katie Sheffield, and Afro-Caribbean Drumming/Creative Movement, taught by Dr. Arnold Nyarambi. These are classes that teach adults 55 and older new art skills. Check out

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Universal Class Introduction & Other Computer Classes

Posted by - April 26, 2018

Looking for new skills to push you to the next level? Universal Class is here for you! Universal Class is an online learning portal offered to all Johnson City Public Library card holders for free. Lisa Krekelberg, Adult Services Librarian at JCPL, says Universal Class is a great resource for anyone who wants to learn

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Artful Aging on Daytime Tri-Cities

Posted by - April 3, 2018

We were thrilled to have Lisa Williams, Adult Services Librarian at JCPL, on Daytime Tri-Cities this morning to talk about our Artful Aging classes this year! Right now we’re taking registrations of 6 classes: Acting (taught by Ed Breese at the Blue Moon Theatre in downtown Johnson City), Afro-Caribbean Drumming/Creative Movement (taught by Dr. Arnold Nyarambi at

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Hit the Ground Gardening

Posted by - April 3, 2018

“Just living is not enough…one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” -Hans Christian Andersen Since Johnson City Public Library is hosting “Hit the Ground Gardening” a workshop covering how to prep, plant, and nourish beautiful ornamentals, it seems appropriate to highlight some of my favorite ornamentals. To reach “favorite” status, plants must have

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Sláinte: a Brief Origin of Irish Whiskey

Posted by - March 16, 2018

Our program on Whiskey in the appalachians was a big hit for our adult patrons last year, so we thought we’d give Kyle Johnson, an Adult Services Clerk here at the Johnson City Public Library a chance to teach us all a little more about whiskey for Saint Patrick’s Day! On the 17th of March,

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