JCPL is a member of OWL, the Organization of Watauga Libraries. All public libraries in Carter, Greene, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties share a common computerized catalog system. With this system, patrons can find and request books from any OWL library.

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Event Calendar

Coming Soon...

May
4
2016

Superhero Tune Up Dr Pohle will address major computer tune up needs by pointing you ...

May
5
2016

Story Stretchers Children will enjoy a story and then will s t r e t c h the story by ...

May
6
2016

Buzz Fest! What's the Buzz Pollination Celebration Experience the buzz as Founders Park comes alive with merrymaking performing arts ...

May
7
2016

Free Comic Book Day While supplies last teens and adults can pick up one free comic ...

May
11
2016

Recover Deleted Items / Troubleshooting Problems You accidentally deleted one or more files from your computer How do ...

Sunday:
12 to 6
Monday-Thursday:
9 to 8
Friday:
9 to 6
Saturday:
10 to 6
Phone:
423-434-4450
Fax:
423-434-4469
Dial-a-Story:
423-928-1159

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Children Materials

puzzle-girlYouth Services has a diverse and deep collection of materials that provide educational and entertaining resources for children and teens.

Books and Media

In addition to fiction and nonfiction books, the Youth Services collection includes music, books on cassette/CD, read-along kits, fiction and nonfiction DVDs for children, and magazines. Our collection includes both Caldecott and Newbery award books. Behind the Storytime Theater, we have a study area with many reference books for elementary and junior high students.

Activities

We have six computers available for children under 12 that include educational software and games as well as Microsoft Office and filtered Internet access. Five additional computers are available for parents and caregiversĀ that have children with themĀ in the Youth Services area.

Children can also enjoy play times with puzzles, games, puppets, and building block toys.