Whiskey: An Appalachian Tradition

Posted by - October 26, 2017

Johnson City Public Library staff member Kyle Johnson will be giving a presentation on whiskey as a staple of Appalachian tradition November 8 at 6:00 PM in the Jones Meeting Room, located in the Johnson City Public Library. Starting with Greek alchemy and the basics of distillation, he will discuss the origin of uisge-beatha (whiskey) from its

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Teen Book Club & Author Talk with Marcus Sedgwick

Posted by - October 26, 2017

The teen book club will meet November 7 at 5:00 PM in the Storytime room, located in the Youth Services area of the Johnson City Public Library. This month’s selection is Marcus Sedgwick’s Printz Award winning novel Midwinterblood, a sweeping saga of seven intertwined stories of love and passion. Thanks to a grant secured by the Johnson City

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Thrill the World

Posted by - August 24, 2017

We’re having another “Thrilling” event in October–Johnson City Thrill the World is starting practices September 6, at 6:00 pm. Learn the moves to the Thriller dance and participate in a world-record dance event. All ages are invited to come to one or more practice sessions, scheduled in the meeting room at the Johnson City Public Library

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Community Highlight–Holston Habitat for Humanity

Posted by - August 24, 2017

This summer we were building a better world with our summer reading program, so what community organization could be better to highlight than Habitat for Humanity? Holston Habitat for Humanity is our local affiliate from the national Habitat for Humanity organization, dedicated to helping low-income individuals build their own home. Holston Habitat for Humanity serves

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