Regular Children’s Events

Posted by - November 3, 2017

Storytimes All storytimes continue on January 2, 2019. There will be no storytimes on February 20 and February 26-28. Mother Goose Storytime Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. in January, March, and May. For ages 18 months and younger only. Registration is required and can be completed by calling 423-434-4458. Toddler Time Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

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Tale to Tail

Posted by - October 21, 2019

Event Details Children ages 5 to 10 years old can register for a fifteen minute time slot to read to a trained listening dog. Call 434-4458 to sign up for your time. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 5 – 9 year olds View Event On Calendar

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Book Worms: Thank You, Omu!

Posted by - October 17, 2019

Event Details Children ages five to eight years old are invited to the Johnson City Public Library Jones Meeting Room on Thursday, November 7 at 4:15 p.m. to hear Thank You, Omu! by Oge Mora and make thank you cards for special people in their lives. In this story, Omu, a grandmotherly figure, is preparing

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Family Campout

Posted by - October 14, 2019

Event Details All ages are invited to join us for an indoor camping experience in the Jones Meeting Room featuring crafts, activities, stories, and more. No registration required. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages View Event On Calendar

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Book Scouts: Spooky Reads!

Posted by - October 8, 2019

Your Library is excited to offer a new monthly school age program called Book Scouts! Kids ages 8 to 12 will explore reading recommendations and discover new titles based on their interests and favorite books with the help of librarians. The next program is on Thursday, October 17 from 6-7 p.m. and will focus on spooky

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Junior Traveling Tales: Book Club Kits for Kids

Posted by - October 7, 2019

Adults aren’t the only ones who should get to have book discussions! That’s why your Library offers Junior Traveling Tales, which are book club kits for kids. Over 25 novels are available for checkout, including classics such as The Hobbit and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, and newer reads like The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary. Find

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Storytelling with Rocky Fork State Park

Posted by - October 5, 2019

Event Details Join us in the library amphitheater for adventurous tales from the wild with a Rocky Fork State Park ranger. In the event of inclement weather, we will meet in the Storytime Room. No registration required. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages View Event On Calendar

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Repurposed Play Day!

Posted by - September 15, 2019

Babies 24 months and younger (no older siblings, please) and their caregivers are invited to drop by the Library’s Jones Meeting Room on Thursday, October 3 from 9:30-11 a.m to play with repurposed everyday materials in creative ways. This is our repackaged version of the sensory play days, so if your children enjoyed those events,

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Cherished Mom Perinatal Support Group

Posted by - August 28, 2019

Are you a new or expectant mom struggling with feelings of anxiety, hopelessness, and exhaustion? Your Library hosts a support group for women who are preparing for or adjusting to motherhood. The group is organized and led by facilitators from Appalachian Perinatal Mental Health Alliance (APMHA), and it meets on the second and fourth Monday of

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Register Now for Mother Goose Storytime!

Posted by - August 23, 2019

We are currently taking registration for our Mother Goose Storytime program in September, which is for children ages birth to 18 months old and their caregivers. The program is from 9:30-10 a.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays between September 4-26. When registering, you sign up for either Wednesday or Thursday every week, and your registration covers all

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Regularly Scheduled Youth Programs Are Back!

Posted by - August 20, 2019

Your Library’s regularly scheduled youth programs started up again this week, and we’re excited to tell you about what you have to look forward to this fall! Check out the general program descriptions below, then call 423-434-4458 for more details about any of them. Preschool Programs Mother Goose Storytime is offered in September and November

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