Rebellious Reads Book Club: Blood Meridian

Posted by - June 21, 2018

Event Details Controversial Books, Civil ConversationsThis new, engaging book group promotes thought-provoking literature and provides a welcoming space for in-depth discussion. We will kick off this new book discussion group with Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian. Registration is required to participate in this free event. Call the Adult Services Department at 423-434-4454 to sign up. The

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Teen Coding Course

Posted by - June 19, 2018

Event Details Teens, do you want to learn a real coding language? Look no further! Join us for a coding class at the Johnson City Public Library. In six weeks, you’ll learn the fundamentals of the Swift programming language that is used to design mobile applications for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Macintosh. You will

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“Let’s Talk About That” Book Club: Amina’s Voice

Posted by - June 19, 2018

Event Details Children ages eight to twelve are invited to the Johnson City Public Library Storytime Room on July 10 at 2:30 p.m. to discuss Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan. In this story, Amina longs to share her singing talent with the world, but has difficulty overcoming her stage fright. She also has to navigate

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Beat Shazam

Posted by - June 19, 2018

Event Details How well do you know the words to your favorite songs? Are you up for the ultimate song lyric challenge? This event is intended for ages 12-18 and registration is required. Event Type(s): Summer Reading, Teen Program, Teen Calendar, Website Teen Age Group(s): 12 – 18 year olds Katelyn Wolfe (423) 434-4349 katelyn.wolfe@jcpl.net

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DIY Windchimes with Skillville

Posted by - June 19, 2018

Event Details Adorn your outdoor space with self-made wind chimes that bring beauty to the eyes and music to the ears! The library is proudly partnering with Skillville (224 West Market Street) to offer this free program. All materials and tools will be provided. Please note that power tools will be used. Registration is required

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You and Your Health – Sun Safety

Posted by - June 19, 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 how to stay healthy while soaking up the sun!Event Type(s): Special Event, Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults (423) 434-4454 View Event On Calendar

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Taste of Dance

Posted by - June 18, 2018

Event Details Join us for a "Taste of Dance." On Monday, July 9 @ 6:00pm the featured dance is the East Coast Swing.Lance Halverson from Dare 2 Dance will share a little about East Coast Swing, give a demonstration, and then teach participants some basic dance steps. Registration is strongly suggested. Participation is limited to

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Kindness Rocks!

Posted by - June 16, 2018

Event Details All ages are invited to paint inspiring quotes and images onto rocks and then hide them in the community for others to find. No registration required. Materials are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis. Event Type(s): Summer Reading, Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages Jennifer Johnson (423) 434-4348

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Acoustic Escape

Posted by - June 15, 2018

Can you escape? Give it your best shot in our escape room for adults, “Acoustic Escape” at noon on June 23. Lisa Krekelberg, Adult Services Librarian at JCPL, says it was a fun challenge to create this escape room. “It’s a lot of fun to come up with a cohesive storyline and background for something

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Musical Game Night

Posted by - June 15, 2018

Draw on your music knowledge and reign supreme at our musical game night Wednesday, June 27 at 6:00 PM! We’ll have four different games for adults to play: Music-themed pictionary, Name That Tune, music trivia, and a song-name improv dance challenge. Everyone will get a chance to play every game if they want to, and

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