Tales & Talk Morning Group: A Separate Peace by John Knowles

Posted by - April 19, 2018

Event Details Tales & Talk is a book discussion group sponsored by the Johnson City Public Library. Adults who can commit to attending regular discussion meetings can contact the Information Desk to inquire about joining. The group meets 6 times a year on the second or third Thursdays of September, October, November, March, April and

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Computer Classes @ JCPL: Universal Class Intro

Posted by - April 19, 2018

Event Details On Thursday, 5/10, join us for an introduction to a great online learning tool available to all JCPL library cardholders. Universal Class offers online classes on a wide range of topics, including advanced computer software resources like QuickBooks, Photoshop, and WordPress. Library patrons can register for up to five classes at a time,

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You and Your Health – Exercise

Posted by - April 10, 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. Learn ways to be more physically active and improve your health!Event Type(s): Special Event, Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults (423) 434-4454 View Event On Calendar

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Artful Aging: Afro-Caribbean Drumming and Movement

Posted by - April 5, 2018

We are now taking registrations for our next Artful Aging Class: Afro-Caribbean Drumming/Creative Movement! This is a free ten week long workshop taught by Dr. Arnold Nyarambi. All supplies or instruments are provided by the library. Participants must be 55 years of age or older. There will be a culminating performance event on Saturday, June 30 at 2:00

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Artful Aging: Acting

Posted by - April 5, 2018

We are now taking registrations for our next Artful Aging class: Introduction to Acting! This is a free ten week long workshop in acting, taught by Ed Breese of Blue Moon Theatre. Participants must be 55 years of age or older. There will be a culminating performance event on Saturday, July 7 at 2:00 PM. Lisa

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Know the Facts: Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic event

Posted by - April 5, 2018

There’s a lot of noise about addiction and the opioid epidemic affecting our area and the nation at large. But do you know the facts? We’re partnering with the Washington-Unicoi-Johnson County (WUJ) Medical Alliance and Insight Alliance to bring you a community forum that does just that. Know the Facts will be at 3:00 PM on

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Shakesbeer in the Round

Posted by - April 5, 2018

“The lunatic, the lover, and the poetry are of imagination all compact.” -A Midsummer Night’s Dream Act 5 scene 1 April 23 is William Shakespeare’s birthday, so what better way to celebrate than with some poetry and a pint? We’re going to Johnson City Brewing at 6:00 PM on Monday, April 23 for a poetry

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Computer Classes @ JCPL: Open Q&A

Posted by - April 5, 2018

Event Details On Thursday, 4/26, bring your computer questions and a library staff member will help you answer them and direct you to resources you can use to learn more!The Johnson City Public Library's computer class series is offered every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the second floor Computer Center. These free classes

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Knitting Circle

Posted by - April 3, 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 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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