Up-Cycled Space Mission

Posted by - June 25, 2019

Event Details Design a mode of transportation out of recycled materials that will help your astronaut travel safely in space. Prizes will be awarded to the top three designs. All supplies will be provided by the library. *This program is free and intended for ages 12-18 and registration is required. Event Type(s): Teen Program, Teen

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Teen Coding Course: Intro to Swift

Posted by - June 24, 2019

Event Details Learn the basics of the Swift coding language during this class that will meet from 4:00-5:00 p.m. for 6 weeks, beginning June 10 and ending July 15. *This free program is intended for ages 12-18 and registration is required. All supplies will be provided by the library. Registration will hold the participant's place

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Teen Coding Course: Advanced Swift

Posted by - June 24, 2019

Event Details Join us for an advanced look at the Swift coding language during this class that will meet from 3:00-4:00 p.m. for 6 weeks, beginning June 10 and ending July 15. This class is intended for students who have already completed the "Intro to Swift" course at the library.*This free program is intended for

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A Universe of Ramen

Posted by - June 17, 2019

Event Details Show off your culinary skills in a Ramen noodle cook-off! Impress the judges with your recipe for the chance to win a prize. All supplies will be provided by the library. Event Type(s): Teen Program, Teen Calendar, Website Teen, Summer Reading Age Group(s): 12 – 18 year olds Katelyn Wolfe (423) 434-4349 katelyn.wolfe@jcpl.net

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Galaxy Tie-Dye

Posted by - June 10, 2019

Event Details Learn how to dye your own galaxy t-shirt. All supplies will be provided by the library, unless you have a specific personal item that you would like to tie-dye. *This program is free and intended for ages 12-18 and registration is required. Event Type(s): Teen Program, Teen Calendar, Website Teen, Make & Take

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Summer Reading is Here!

Posted by - May 24, 2019

There are things that signify the beginning of summer: the last day of school, humidity, lightning bugs, and (best of all!) your library’s Summer Reading Program. Summer Reading is an annual nationwide program that encourages people of all ages to spend their summers reading as much as possible. People register with their library and set

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Calling All Sci-Fi & Comic Fandom Artists!

Posted by - May 12, 2019

Your library is holding an art contest as part of its fandom convention, LibCon III: Close Encounters of the Nerd Kind, on Saturday, June 22! The contest is open to all ages and will be judged in three categories: children (ages 11 and under), teens (ages 12-18), and adults (ages 18+). Submissions should be family-friendly

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Pet Adoption at JCPL!

Posted by - April 18, 2019

Teen volunteers from the library’s Stories to Service program are hosting a pet adoption in partnership with the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter on Saturday, April 20 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Cats will be available in the library’s Jones Meeting Room and dogs will be in the outdoor amphitheater on the far side of the Youth

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De-Stress Day for Teens

Posted by - April 1, 2019

The end of the school year is stressful and we want to help teens deal with all that anxiety and stress. On Tuesday, April 16 from 6-7:30 p.m., ages 12-18 are invited to De-Stress Day. They will enjoy a variety of stress-free activities in a relaxing environment as well as learn tips for stress and

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Digital Mapping Workshop for Teens & Adults

Posted by - February 19, 2019

Johnson City Public Library will host a digital mapping workshop for teens and adults on Thursday, February 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. The session will be led by Geospatial Project Manager Link Elmore from Johnson City’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Division. Participants will learn how to create interactive maps for the web using the city’s Open

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