Library seeks community input through public survey

Josephine Community Library launched its annual public survey to gain insight to inform future improvements to services due by Friday, November 15 in order to be counted. The anonymous survey takes less than 10 minutes and participants have a chance to enter a raffle to win one of the following prizes: $100 Amazon gift card…

The Great Book Grab POSTPONED to October 6

Due to rain in the forecast, The Great Book Grab at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library has been POSTPONED AGAIN from Sunday, September 29 to Sunday, October 6 from noon to 2 p.m. In an effort to make space on the shelves for new materials, the library is asking community members to…

K9 Reading Buddies 10 Year Anniversary

Children’s library hosts celebration of therapy dog program Children and their families are invited to spend some extra time sharing stories with the K9 Reading Buddies therapy dogs from 3–5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1 in the children’s library at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library, 200 NW C Street. Celebrate the 10th…

Great Book Grab postponed

Due to rain in the forecast, The Great Book Grab at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library has been POSTPONED from Sunday, September 22 to Sunday, September 29 from noon to 2 p.m. In an effort to make space on the shelves for new materials, the library is asking community members to give…

The Great Book Grab

Bring a bag. Fill it with books. Keep them for free! The community is invited to grow its at-home book collection during the Great Book Grab at the following branches of Josephine Community Library: Illinois Valley branch, 209 West Palmer Street Saturday, September 21 from noon–2 p.m. Grants Pass branch, 200 NW C Street Sunday,…

From the Heart: Author Drawings by Rick Bartow

Library hosts Oregon-native Rick Bartow traveling art exhibit Josephine Community Library is proud to host the “From the Heart: Author Drawings by Rick Bartow” traveling exhibit from Tuesday, September 11, 2019 through the end of October at the Grants Pass branch. In the “From the Heart” traveling exhibit, Newport, Oregon native and internationally recognized artist…

Library hosts James Basker book talk

How Antislavery Writers Changed History Josephine Community Library is proud to welcome native son James Basker, renowned scholar, author, and educational leader, for a special afternoon book talk surrounding the theme of “How Antislavery Writers Changed History” from 2 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 22 at the Grants Pass branch. “Antislavery writing was one…