July 2019 newsletter

Read the July 19, 2019 issue of the library eNewsletter. Highlights include 40,000 Years of Art History program, Library foundation job opening, Partnership Highlight, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

May 2019 newsletter

Read the May 22, 2019 issue of the library eNewsletter. Highlights include Friday Tech Time, Library of Things, teen book club, Something About Poetry, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Fine free for children and teens

Effective June 1, 2019 Josephine Community Library will no longer charge fines on children and teen items, and existing fines will be waived. “Historically, overdue fines amount to less than 0.5 percent of our budget; consequently, they have minimal impact on library operations,” said library district Vice President Jennifer Roberts. “However, these fines can have…

Build a better world

Read the June 14, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Stories of Southern Oregon, From the Director: “library district next steps,” Be a VolunTEEN, Summer Reading Program:”Build a Better World,” and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Summer Reading Program: ‘Every hero has a story’

Families are invited to join the free Summer Reading Program which runs from Saturday, June 20 through Saturday, August 1 at all four branches of Josephine Community Libraries. The theme for this year’s Summer Reading Program is “Every Hero Has A Story!” Children from birth through 12 years old can win weekly prizes, enjoy creative…