Teen Writing Club

Posted by - January 24, 2020

Event Details Visit the teen area on Fridays from 3:30-4:30 to work on your creative writing and receive tips and inspiration from staff or other teen writers. Writing club participants will also receive information on how to submit their work to JCPL's new teen literary digest. *This program is intended for ages 12-18. Event Type(s):

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2020 Census Job Recruitment

Posted by - January 24, 2020

Event Details The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting people to be census takers for the 2020 Census. Every Thursday in February, there is an info table and Bureau representatives set up in the Library's lobby to explain the job and how to apply. Event Type(s): Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults David Ownby (423) 434-4343 View

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Taller Literario

Posted by - January 21, 2020

Event Details Explore Spanish and Latin American authors, from the classic to modern literature. Attendees will take part in engaging discussions, will have the opportunity to broaden their cultural knowledge, and will be able to share their understanding of books and literature. This unique experience will be hosted by East Tennessee State University’s Assistant Chair

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VA Homeless Programs Assistance

Posted by - January 21, 2020

Event Details U.S. Military Veterans who want to learn more about VA’s Healthcare for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) Programs are invited to stop by the library’s first floor Polly Peterson Reading Room the first and third Tuesday of each month from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. to meet with a VA community outreach social worker. Find out

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Anti-Valentine’s Day Party

Posted by - January 21, 2020

Event Details Brokenhearted and bitter? Single and spectacular? Join us for games, crafts, and food during our annual Anti-Valentine's Day Party for teens. *This program is intended for ages 12-18. Registration is required. Event Type(s): Teen Program, Teen Calendar, Website Teen Age Group(s): 12 – 18 year olds Katelyn Wolfe (423) 434-4349 katelyn.wolfe@jcpl.org Register For

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Knitting Circle

Posted by - January 18, 2020

Event Details Johnson City Public Library hosts a monthly knitting circle on the first and third Fridays 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 first floor Polly Peterson Reading Room. All skill levels welcome! Event

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Adult Creative Makerspace

Posted by - January 16, 2020

Event Details Create fun, colorful VALENTINE cards for your friends, family, and loved ones to enjoy! Get your creative juices flowing with a variety of decorative items to make your own designs. All materials are provided for this free event for adults aged 18 and over. No registration required. Event Type(s): Make & Take Craft,

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Local Author Talk: Richard Hood

Posted by - January 15, 2020

Photo courtesy of Richard Hood. Local author, artist, and musician Richard Hood will visit your Library on Thursday, January 23 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. His unique presentation will illustrate his varied artistic and musical interests. Hood, who plays guitar and banjo, will perform traditional mountain tunes that speak to and from his novel “Regret the Dark

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Teen Book Club

Posted by - January 15, 2020

Event Details Join us to discuss Dreamland Burning by Jennifer Latham. The first 10 participants to register for this book club will receive a copy of the book to keep. *This program is intended for ages 12-18. Registration is required."When seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase finds a skeleton on her family's property, she has no idea that

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You and Your Health – Heart Health

Posted by - January 14, 2020

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. February is National Heart Month, so this month the Health Department will offer information about how to keep your heart healthy.Event Type(s): Special Event, Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults (423)

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