Adulting 101 – Cooking with Margie Foodie

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Ages 12-18 can join us on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 6 p.m. in the Jones Meeting Room to learn basic kitchen skills and meal preparation from cooking instructor Margie Foodie. Be sure to come hungry! Registration is required. Email amy.taylor@jcpl.org or call (423) 434-4349 for more information. Event Type(s): Website Teen Age Group(s):

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Teen Book Club

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Ages 12-18 can join us on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the teen area to discuss Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz. Registration is required, and the first six people to sign up get a free copy of the book to keep! Email amy.taylor@jcpl.org or call (423) 434-4349 for more

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Murder at the Valentine’s Day Dance

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Teens ages 12-18 can join us on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the Jones Meeting Room for a Valentine’s Day Murder Mystery Party! It’s the 1940s and there has been a murder at the Valentine’s Day dance. Join us to figure out whodunnit! Registration is required and begins Saturday, Jan. 28.

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Adulting 101 – Time Management and Resumé Building

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Ages 12-18 can join us on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 6:30 p.m. to hear ETSU student Gracie Carter give helpful time management tips. We will also learn how to develop the perfect resumé, even for your first job ever! Registration is required. Email amy.taylor@jcpl.org or call (423) 434-4349 for more information. Event Type(s):

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Board Game Cafe

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Teens ages 12-18 can drop by the teen area on the third Thursday every month between 3:30-5:30 p.m. to relax and play board games with friends. Choose from classic games or try something new! Event Type(s): Website Teen Age Group(s): 12-18 Years Amy Taylor (423) 434-4349 amy.taylor@jcpl.org View Event On Calendar

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Adulting 101: Preparing Teens for Adulthood

Posted by - October 28, 2022

Your Library offers an ongoing series of “adulting” classes for teens ages 12-18! Our next class meets Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 6:30 p.m. Teens will learn kitchen skills and basic meal preparation from local food blogger and cooking instructor Margie Foodie. Registration is required; click here to sign up. The full class schedule is below.

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Free Online Resources for High Schoolers

Posted by - August 8, 2022

Can you believe that the new school year is already here? As your teens get back into the rhythm of the academic year, keep in mind that the Library provides free online resources for high school learning, research, testing, and more. Below you’ll find descriptions of a few of these helpful resources, but you can

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LibCon: A Pirate’s Life 4 Me

Posted by - July 5, 2022

Ahoy, me hearties! If the pirate’s life is for you, make for port at Johnson City Public Library on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. LibCon, your Library’s annual fandom convention, is free and family-friendly. LibCon is pirate-themed this year, but all fandom types are welcome. LibCon features all sorts of fandom fun, including

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Teen De-Stress Week

Posted by - May 6, 2022

In November 2019, your Library’s teen volunteers received an ETSU Elevates grant to host a weeklong program in Spring 2020 about teen mental health and stress management. However, “De-Stress Week” had to be put on hold in 2020 because of the pandemic. A Teen De-Stress Week is more important than ever, so we’re holding it

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Tech Take-Apart Workshop

Posted by - March 15, 2022

Ever wondered what goes on inside your computer, cellphone, or household appliances to make them work? Now is your chance to find out! Ages 10 and older can learn how tech items operate by breaking them open at the Library’s Tech Take-Apart Workshop on Thursday, March 24 at 6 p.m. in the Jones Meeting Room.

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