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…

POSTPONED: The Great Book Grab

**Due to rain, this event has been postponed to Sunday, April 28.** We apologize for any inconvenience. 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 Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library from noon to…

Oregon Poetry Association to host poetry seminars at library

Partnership brings series of poetry seminars to Grants Pass in 2019 The community is invited to the first in a series of six bi-monthly free poetry seminars from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 23 in the bookstore at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library. Facilitated by Oregon Poetry Association President Lisa…

Library to present preliminary ideas for new buildings

Josephine Community Library District invites the public to preview concept drawings for new and remodeled library buildings at 5:30 pm on Thursday, January 31 in the main reading room of the Grants Pass branch. Community members participated in focus groups last spring to address what’s working in our libraries, what isn’t, and what improvements they’d…

Healthy holiday cooking demonstration at the library

Library partners with Blue Zones Project to demonstrate plant-based holiday recipes Community members are invited to attend “Healthy Holiday Eating” from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 17 in the bookstore of the Grants Pass branch. In partnership with Blue Zones Project of Grants Pass, the library will be hosting a cooking demonstration led…

Poetry Alive: Resist, Persist, Make Poetry

What is the role of poetry in a democracy? Join us for the next session in the “Poetry Alive!” workshop series titled “Resist, Persist, Make Poetry” from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 22 in the bookstore at the Grants Pass branch hosted by Oregon Poetry Association and Applegate Poets. Words matter, and poetry…