Frederick Douglass at the library

Grants Pass branch hosts free Frederick Douglass exhibit during month of January The Grants Pass branch is hosting “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass” from January 3 through 31. This multi-paneled exhibit developed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History explores slavery and abolition through the eyes of one of the most famous…

Stories of Southern Oregon

Story corps to collect personal histories of southern Oregon The community is invited to share family histories and stories during the Josephine County Story Days at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Libraries on Thursday, June 15 from 2–7 p.m. Historian Jeff LaLande will present “The History of Logging in Southern Oregon” at 5…

Alexander Hamilton at the library

Library hosts Alexander Hamilton exhibit and accompanying programs for children The Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Libraries is hosting “Alexander Hamilton: The Man Who Made Modern America” from February 10 through March 14. This multi-paneled exhibit developed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History covers the life and achievements of Alexander Hamilton who…