Storytimes in the Park for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Posted by - September 4, 2021

In-person storytimes for toddlers and preschoolers are back, starting this Wednesday, September 8! Storytime in the Park features books, music, and more for ages 2-5. It meets every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. (Please attend only one storytime per week.) Due to the increase in COVID cases, we’ll meet outdoors at the King Commons

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A JCPL Card is Your Key to New Worlds (and Prizes!)

Posted by - September 1, 2021

Your Library is holding weekly prize drawings for people who sign up for library cards during September, because it’s Library Card Sign-up Month! If you already have a card, help spread the word and tell your friends what they’re missing out on! Getting a library card is simple. You can sign up here, call (423)

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Digital Theater Production for Grades 5 and 6

Posted by - August 27, 2021

Are your kids interested in the video-making process? Your Library’s Digital Theater Production program is a hands-on experience for kids in grades 5 and 6! For eight weeks, participants work together on digital video production basics, from storyboarding and set design to post-production editing and marketing. The small group meets from 4-6 p.m. every Wednesday

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Adulting 101: Preparing Teens for Adulthood

Posted by - August 26, 2021

Beginning on Wednesday, September 1, your Library is offering a series of “adulting” classes for teens ages 12-18. These sessions introduce teens to practical topics they probably haven’t had to deal with yet, such as managing finances and building resumes. They also cover a range of life skills that will serve teens for the rest

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Books You May Have Missed in 2020

Posted by - August 13, 2021

So many new books were released in 2020, but with everything else going on in the world you may have missed them! We’ve compiled a list for you of some of our favorites—great new titles in our collection that didn’t get a ton of attention last year. Browse and borrow the books below by clicking

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Register Now for Mother Goose!

Posted by - August 12, 2021

Mother Goose, which is a program for children ages birth-18 months and their caregivers, starts back up in September! The program is on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30-10 a.m., and runs from September 1-23. Due to the recent increase in COVID cases, we’ll meet outside on the Library’s front steps every week. Please bring a

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Discover Unique Finds at Friends of the Library Book Sale

Posted by - August 4, 2021

Do you love discovering unique books you never knew existed? If you haven’t been to a Friends of the Library (FOL) Book Sale, you are missing out! The next public sale is this Saturday, August 7 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Library’s Jones Meeting Room. The last two hours of the sale, 2-4 p.m.,

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Free COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at JCPL

Posted by - July 28, 2021

On Monday, August 2, ETSU Health will host a free Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine clinic in the Library’s Jones Meeting Room from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. This single-dose vaccine is available for free to anyone age 18 and older. No appointment is required, you can just walk in! You don’t need to bring anything with

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