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,…

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…

Library survey confirms need for new books and buildings

Results from Josephine Community Library District end-of-year survey Results of the annual library survey distributed in November reveal the public’s ongoing interest in print books and newer, better facilities. “When the library district passed in May 2017, we knew voters wanted more hours, better books, and stable funding,” said Kate Lasky, library director. “What we…

Oregon Cultural Trust awards grant for library books

Josephine Community Libraries, Inc. (JCLI) has been awarded a grant of $12,972 from the Oregon Cultural Trust to support the Collection Development Project, which seeks to repair, rebuild and modernize the collection of books and other materials throughout the four library branches in Josephine County. “There’s a tremendous need to modernize our curated collection of…