October virtual book club

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October’s book club read is "Dying to Know You” by Aiden Chambers— available for checkout in physical book and e-book form with your library card. In this novel, Karl, a teenage boy, enlists a famous writer to help him impress his girlfriend, Fiorella. She's asked him to write her a letter in which he reveals...

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OHS Food Hero: Virtual Nutrition Class for Parents

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Eating Smart • Being Active – Virtual Series Classes aim to exercise cooking skills and host recipe preparation discussions. Broaden your kitchen tools and tricks over 9 virtual classes! Virtual classes are on Tuesdays, one weekly for 9 weeks. Classes go from 10:00 am—11:00 am OR 3:30 pm—4:30 pm. Come & learn to: • Develop...

Free

Oregon Humanities: Conversation Project: Housing and Belonging

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Housing and homelessness is a visible and divisive issue in local media, in politics, and across different communities within our state. Many of us were experiencing housing instability and economic uncertainty even during the “boom” times before the current crisis. This conversation will explore common assumptions and perspectives about the experience of houselessness/homelessness and seek...

Free
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How to Sprout a Reader

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Parents and caregivers of children ages birth to five are invited to learn how to give the best storytime from home during the How to Sprout a Reader program. Participants will each receive a free storytime kit to take home. Storytime kits include silk scarves, tambourines, wrist bells, board books, and more! Email adonoho@josephinelibrary.org to register,...

Oregon Humanities: Conversation Project: Housing and Belonging

Virtual Online Only

Housing and homelessness is a visible and divisive issue in local media, in politics, and across different communities within our state. Many of us were experiencing housing instability and economic uncertainty even during the “boom” times before the current crisis. This conversation will explore common assumptions and perspectives about the experience of houselessness/homelessness and seek...

Free
Recurring

OHS Food Hero: Virtual Nutrition Class for Parents

Virtual Online Only

Eating Smart • Being Active – Virtual Series Classes aim to exercise cooking skills and host recipe preparation discussions. Broaden your kitchen tools and tricks over 9 virtual classes! Virtual classes are on Tuesdays, one weekly for 9 weeks. Classes go from 10:00 am—11:00 am OR 3:30 pm—4:30 pm. Come & learn to: • Develop...

Free
Recurring

JoCo Latinx Interagency Network Committee (LINC)

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Hosted by the library, local agency and organization representatives have a chance to share news, programs, and resources benefitting Latinx and BIPOC communities. Josephine Community Library supports LINC’s mission to offer an inclusive space for community agencies to create, improve, and bridge services and opportunities for the advancement of the Latinx community in southern Oregon....

NaNoWriMo Plotting Party

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Want to talk about the novel you can’t wait to write? Join Josephine Community Library and Rogue Valley NaNoWriMo for a virtual Plotting Party at 2 pm on Saturday, October 30. The Plotting Party prepares writers of all levels to take the challenge of writing 50,000 words during the month of November. Meet fellow Josephine...

Free
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OHS Food Hero: Virtual Nutrition Class for Parents

Virtual Online Only

Eating Smart • Being Active – Virtual Series Classes aim to exercise cooking skills and host recipe preparation discussions. Broaden your kitchen tools and tricks over 9 virtual classes! Virtual classes are on Tuesdays, one weekly for 9 weeks. Classes go from 10:00 am—11:00 am OR 3:30 pm—4:30 pm. Come & learn to: • Develop...

Free
Recurring

Amateur Radio series

Virtual Online Only

Join local enthusiast Joe Stodola in November for a series of five FREE virtual classes on Ham Radio operation, culminating in a sixth day for participants to take an operator test in-person on November 19, starting at 6:30 pm. The operator test is $15. This program is open to teens and adults. Space is limited...

Free