Something About Poetry—Margaret Atwood

The community is invited to the third in a series of six bi-monthly free poetry seminars from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 in the bookstore at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library. Facilitated by Oregon Poetry Association past-president Lisa Baldwin, participants will learn about well-known poets through readings and style…

Something About Poetry: Joy Harjo

The community is invited to the second in a series of six bi-monthly free poetry seminars from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April13 in the bookstore at the Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Library. Facilitated by Oregon Poetry Association past-president and Applegate Poet Lisa Baldwin, participants will learn about well-known poets through readings…

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…

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…

Fundraising, Food Adventures, and Poetry Alive

Read the November 15, 2018 issue of the library eNewsletter. Highlights include the Josephine County Library Foundation end-of-year fundraising drive, Food Adventures with Blue Zones: Healthy Holiday Cooking, “Turkeys” storytime in Williams, the 2017-18 library annual report, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

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…