Library to present preliminary ideas for new buildings

Josephine Community Library District invites the public to preview concept drawings for new and remodeled library buildings at 5:30 pm on Thursday, January 31 in the main reading room of the Grants Pass branch. Community members participated in focus groups last spring to address what’s working in our libraries, what isn’t, and what improvements they’d…

New library hours began this week

Libraries open for a total of 100 hours across library system The rural branches of Josephine Community Library District (JCLD) located in Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek began their new, expanded hours of operation this week. The new hours for each rural branch are as follows: Illinois Valley: Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 11…

Library calls for more volunteers with new expanded hours

Rural branches in Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek open more hours week of February 19 The rural branches of Josephine Community Library District (JCLD) located in Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek begin their new, expanded hours of operation the week of February 19 while the Grants Pass branch is slated to expand hours…

Thankful for you

Read the November 10, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Handprint Holiday Fun in Illinois Valley, From the director: A new chapter, 50-cent Book Sale in Williams, Wolf Creek monthly storytime, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley,Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.

Chess club returns to the Williams library

Williams branch offers free weekly chess club for all ages The Williams branch of Josephine Community Libraries (JCLI), located at 20695 Williams Highway, is hosting chess club every Tuesday from 3–5 p.m. “In previous years, the chess club has attracted players of varying ages and abilities, making this a fun and informative gathering for all…

Monarchs and Milkweeds at the Library

Williams branch offers free family program Families are invited to learn about the biology of monarch butterflies and how to create a pollinator habitat at a free program from 2–3 p.m. on Wednesday, August 30 at the Williams branch located at 20695 Williams Hwy. Participants will learn about specialized pollinator gardens called monarch weigh stations…

Back to School Fine Amnesty

Read the August 9, 2017 issue of the JCLI eNewsletter. Highlights include Back to School Fine Amnesty, “Monarchs and Milkweeds” at the Williams branch, Young Master Gardeners, Library of Things, and more happening at the Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, and Wolf Creek branches.