Plant-based cooking demonstration at the library

Library partners with Blue Zones Project for series of seasonal cooking demonstrations Josephine Community Library has partnered with Blue Zones Project of Grants Pass to offer “Cooking with Dee: Summer Garden Party” to community members from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 15 in the bookstore of the Grants Pass branch. Participants can sample…

Library offers weekly tech help at all branches

Learn to download e-books, format a resume, edit a photo, and more The library is now offering a range of technology-related assistance every Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at all four branches of Josephine Community Library in Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek. During Friday Tech Time, library staff and volunteers…

Library hosts spring cleaning workshop

Local professional organizer of Efficient Spaces teaches community how to de-clutter Does downsizing years of accumulated possessions seem overwhelming? Community members are invited to join professional organizer Jenny Morin of Efficient Spaces for “Does this stuff make my house look small?” from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 27 in the bookstore at the…

Library offers e-books and audiobooks for all ages

Upcoming workshop to demonstrate e-book and audiobook downloading for all levels Community members are invited to learn how to download free e-books and audiobooks using e-readers and smart phones at the E-Book Workshop from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 20 at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library District, 200 NW C…

Healthy cooking demonstration at the library

The community is invited to attend “Cooking with Dee: Springtime Fun Time” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 23 in the bookstore of the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library, 200 NW C Street. Community members can sample food at each demonstration and leave with simple, healthy recipes to get started on…

Library helps to bridge digital divide in rural communities

Williams branch Manager awarded a Digital Inclusion Fellowship through NTEN Josephine Community Library Williams Branch Manager Ellie Avis has been awarded a Digital Inclusion Fellowship through the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network (NTEN) to implement a digital inclusion project to help residents build technology skills and meet their social, economic, and civic needs. “This fellowship is…

Sharing Our Lives with Animals

Library offers Oregon Humanities Conversation Project Community members are invited to an Oregon Humanities Conversation Project about “Sharing Our Lives with Animals” with Karin Bolender Hart, PhD from 5–6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 14 at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library, 200 NW C Street. Whether we find ourselves on farms, in cities,…