Day of the Dead Bilingual Storytime at the library

Library promotes learning about other cultures through special storytime and craft Families are invited to wear their favorite Day of the Dead inspired costumes and visit the library for Día de los Muertos Bilingual Storytime on Saturday, November 3 from 1–2 p.m. at the Grants Pass branch. Día de los Muertos or Day of the…

New hours and programs coming soon

Read the February 16, 2018 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include new hours at rural libraries, job opening: Fiscal Coordinator, S.T.E.A.M. storytime, Stone Soup Conversation Project at the Illinois Valley branch, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Readapalooza, banned books, and chess club

Read the September 15, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Back to School Fine Amnesty, Readapalooza Community Read-Aloud, Banned Books Week, Williams Chess Club, Storytime at the Wolf Creek branch, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Regular storytimes resume at the library

Storytimes offered every day at the Grants Pass branch The Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Libraries returns to the regular school-year storytime schedule beginning the week of September 4, with storytimes offered every day the library is open. Daily storytimes are as follows: K9 Reading Buddies: 3–4 p.m. every Tuesday Trained therapy dogs provide…

New art installations at the Grants Pass branch

Free children’s storytimes and mosaic art craft during open house The community is invited to a special free storytime and mosaic art craft between noon and 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 in the children’s library at the Grants Pass branch in celebration of new grant-funded permanent art installations. Artist Bebe Keith, based in Minnesota,…

Library stories

Read the March 10, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Readers Write: Library stories from our community, From the director, After school storytime, “Homeless in the Land of Plenty” Conversation Project, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Love your library

Read the February 13, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include love your library Amazon Wish List, JCLI News video, frequently asked questions about the library district effort, Young Master Gardeners, Alexander Hamilton visits the Grants Pass branch, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.