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Lego at the Library  Engineer Lego creations based on a different challenge theme for each program Registration is ...


Spanish-Inglés Conversation  The Johnson City Public Library hosts Spanish Ingl s Conversation every Tuesday evening from 6 00 p m ...


Mother Goose This program is for nbsp birth to 18 months old nbsp Children will enjoy nursery rhymes ...


Toddler Time This 20 minute storytime is appropriate for children who are 18 ...


Preschool Storytime Children ages 3 to 5 years old are invited to attend this ...

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Library Closed to the Public for Presidents’ Day

The Johnson City Public Library will be closed to the public on Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20, for staff training. The Monday Club and Monday Club Auxiliary will meet on that day as scheduled. The library will return to normal operating hours on Tuesday, February 21. For further information, contact the library at (423) 434-4450.

Arts Workshops for Adults 55+ at Johnson City Public Library

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Registration is now open for the first workshops offered in conjunction with the “Seeding Artful Aging” grant received by Johnson City Public Library. These workshops will meet once a week at the library for 8 weeks, followed by a public sharing event of works created. Workshops are free, and open to adults age 55 and up. No prior experience is required, but a strong commitment to attendance is encouraged.

Don Johnson will teach Poetry on Tuesday evenings, March 21 – May 9, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Johnson is a retired English professor. He is the author of four books of poems and two short stories, as well as numerous articles on Appalachian literature, the literature of sport, and contemporary American and Irish literature.

Marjorie Shaefer will teach Oral Narratives on Thursdays, March 23 – May 11, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Shaefer is a graduate of East Tennessee State University’s Master of Arts in Storytelling program. She is a performing member of the Jonesborough Storytelling Guild, has taught storytelling at Wayne State University and produced an urban storytelling festival for several years.

For more information, please call the library at 423-434-4356.

February Program Guide

We have activities and events planned for all ages at our library! Click on the link to download our program guide for the month of February.

Friends of the Library Winter Newsletter

The newest Friends of the Library newsletter has been published. If you want to find out more about the Friends of the Library, click Support Us in the menu above and click on any Friends link.