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,…

#SorryNotSorry: When, Why, and How We Apologize

An Oregon Humanities Think & Drink event Ever wonder what public figures are doing when they say they’re sorry? The art of public apology and “sounding apologetic” is a fairly new phenomenon. How do we know if we are witnessing sincerity? The community is invited to join Josephine Community Library for an after-work drink and…

Showing up: What does it mean to belong to a community?

Library invites public to Oregon Humanities Conversation Project Community is a place where people are supported and thrive. It is a place to find others who share common ground, where values and identities are reflected. The public is invited to “Showing Up: What does it mean to be part of a community,” an Oregon Humanities…

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 Tournament, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Public invited to talk about how recipes build community

Library offers “Stone Soup” Oregon Humanities Conversation Project Sometimes the most overlooked objects can offer the most perceptive insights about ourselves and others. The community is invited to join writer and independent scholar Jennifer Roberts from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 17 at the Illinois Valley branch located at 209 W Palmer…

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 Valley branch, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

What We Risk: Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

Public invited to Oregon Humanities Conversation Project at the library Community members ages 18 and older are invited to join Oregon-based artist, educator, and slam poetry champion Jason Graham from 4:30–6 p.m. on Friday, July 7 at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Libraries located at 200 NW C Street for a free Oregon…