READing Paws

Posted by - May 24, 2019

Event Details Children ages 5 to 9 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

Night Sky Viewing with Dr. Ignace

Posted by - May 23, 2019

Event Details Join Dr. Rico Ignace, astrophysicist from ETSU, as he takes us on a visual tour of the night sky! This program is after hours and weather permitting. No registration required. Event Type(s): Summer Reading, Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages Presenter: Dr. Rico Ignace Jennifer Johnson (423) 434-4348

Library Closed on Memorial Day

Posted by - May 23, 2019

Event Details The library will be closed on Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen Tuesday at 9 a.m. Event Type(s): Library Closed, Website Featured View Event On Calendar

Storytelling with the Stars at the ETSU Planetarium

Posted by - May 23, 2019

Event Details Join us for an evening of stars and stories at ETSU Planetarium (198 South Dossett Drive, Hutcheson Hall Room 207, Johnson City, TN). Director Dr. Gary Henson will discuss mythology of constellations and offer a full dome presentation on Orion and its ancient stories. This program is free and open to the public.

Animal Tales: Reptiles Rock!

Posted by - May 23, 2019

Event Details "For centuries, reptiles have intrigued and horrified people often due to simple misunderstanding. We will attempt to reverse these misunderstandings by bringing live reptile ambassadors to your location. The Reptile Rock program is 45-50 minutes long and features 5-6 live animals including a large tortoise, lizards and of course snakes. Participants will be

Cosmic Chefs

Posted by - May 21, 2019

Event Details Come learn how to make a variety of space-themed treats. All supplies will be provided by the library! *This free program is intended for ages 12-18 and registration is required. 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 Register

Astronomy Program for Children

Posted by - May 21, 2019

Event Details Join local astronomy enthusiast, Mike Frisch, as he shares his knowledge of the universe and answers questions about space! Registration is required for this free program. Event Type(s): Summer Reading, Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 5 – 12 year olds Presenter: Mike Frisch Jennifer Johnson (423) 434-4348 jennifer.johnson@jcpl.net Register

Tale to Tail

Posted by - May 20, 2019

Event Details Children ages 5 to 9 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

Teen Coding Course: Intro to Swift

Posted by - May 20, 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

Teen Coding Course: Advanced Swift

Posted by - May 20, 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