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GED preparation workshop

Free online tools to prepare for the GED exam available with library card The community is invited to a GED Workshop from 4:30–5:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 18 offered at…

Musical Storytime

Storytime featuring live music led by award-winning local author Families are invited to the children’s library at the Grants Pass branch at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25 for a…

Library and Rotary raise $58,000 so far

The library and the four Rotary Clubs in Josephine County have raised $58,000 towards their goal of $200,000 for the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library five-year program. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library…

New Nonfiction May 2018

The following titles have been ordered for your library, and will soon be available in the catalog: Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead–My Life…

Imagination Library and workshops

Read the May 17, 2018 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include the foundation’s spring drive for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, the “What Is Cultural Appropriation?” conversation project at the…

'What is Cultural Appropriation?'

Conversation Project to be held at Williams library branch  Issues of cultural appropriation and identity are complicated. Power dynamics influence who benefits from certain cultural experience, and—given the global nature…

Download e-books for free

upcoming workshop to demonstrate how to check out library e-books Community members are invited to learn how to download free e-books and audiobooks with their library card at the Library2Go…

New Fiction May 2018

The following titles have been ordered for your library, and will soon be available in the catalog:   “17th Suspect” by James Patterson. Also available in Large Print edition. A…

Help plan a new library

A discussion about current library facilities The community is invited to join the Josephine Community Library District for a discussion about current library facilities: what’s working, what isn’t, and what…

Library seeks input to improve facilities

Community members invited to discussion about current library facilities The community is invited to give input on future improvements to library facilities at a community meeting from 5:30 to 7…

Better hours, more programs

Read the March 12, 2018 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include new hours at the Grants Pass branch, Oregon Humanities Conversation Project at the Illinois Valley branch, Cow Scrabble…

New library hours began this week

Libraries open for a total of 100 hours across library system The rural branches of Josephine Community Library District (JCLD) located in Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek began their…

New hours and programs coming soon

Read the February 16, 2018 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include new hours at rural libraries, job opening: Fiscal Coordinator, S.T.E.A.M. storytime, Stone Soup Conversation Project at the Illinois…

New year, new library

Read the January 10, 2018 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Frederick Douglass at the library, Book purchase requests, Young Master Gardeners in February, and more happening at the…

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