New Art Installation at the Illinois Valley Library

Free children’s storytime and art craft during open house The community is invited to celebrate newly installed artwork designed by brother-sister duo Wild Cloud Creative during an open house between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 20 in the children’s library at the Illinois Valley branch of Josephine Community Library District (JCLD), 209…

Sensational Storytime winter session begins January 9

Library partnership offer inclusive sensory storytime Josephine Community Library District (JCLD) has partnered with the SOESD Gilbert Creek Child Development Center to offer a FREE winter session of Sensational Storytime for 2- to 4-year-olds on Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to noon in the children’s library at the Grants Pass branch, 200 NW C Street. Sensational…

Thankful for you

Read the November 10, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Handprint Holiday Fun in Illinois Valley, From the director: A new chapter, 50-cent Book Sale in Williams, Wolf Creek monthly storytime, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Free bookish fun for everyone

Read the October 12, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Readapalooza Community Read-Aloud, Storytime Celebration, NaNoWriMo, Illinois Valley Pumpkin Party, Friends of the Library Holiday Bazaar, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Build a Better World

Summer Reading Program at the library starts June 24 Families are invited to join the free Summer Reading Program at any of the four library branches in Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek beginning Saturday, June 24 and running through Saturday, August 5. Summer reading programs have long been acknowledged by researchers and…

Celebrate National Library Week

Read the April 12, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Readers Write: Library stories from our community, celebrate National Library Week, children’s library open house, Día de los Niños multi-language storytime, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.  

New art installations at the Grants Pass branch

Free children’s storytimes and mosaic art craft during open house The community is invited to a special free storytime and mosaic art craft between noon and 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 in the children’s library at the Grants Pass branch in celebration of new grant-funded permanent art installations. Artist Bebe Keith, based in Minnesota,…