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,…

Oregon Poetry Association to host last poetry workshop of the year

Library partnership brings series of poetry workshops to Grants Pass In the spirit of all things traditional, the community is invited to explore time-honored forms of poetry at “Poetry Alive: Tradition! Tradition!” from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 22 in the bookstore at the Grants Pass branch. “Tradition! Tradition!” is the last in…

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…

#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…