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December 2014

READing Paws

December 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Storytime Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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The JCPL is part of this nationally known program that enhances children’s literacy through the assistance of registered therapy dogs.  Children may register to read to a dog beginning at 11:30 a.m. for a 15 minute time slot on Saturdays, October 18, November 15, and December 20.  Please pre-register by calling 423-434-4458 for each date.

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Teen Hobbit Celebration

December 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jones Meeting Center,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Come celebrate J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic fantasy story.

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Holiday Music

December 18 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Buffalo Mountain Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, 37604 United States
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Joyful singing from the kids of Towne Acres Elementary Choir, gathered around our big Christmas Tree!

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Genealogy: Beyond the Basics

December 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Computer Center,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, 37604 United States
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Find your ancestors using Ancestry.com and other resources.

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Around the World

December 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones Meeting Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Children in second through fifth grade may come with us as we “visit” three different countries this fall to learn a little about their cultures.  Choose a country or come to all!  Each program is from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Jones Meeting Room on  the following Tuesdays, October 21 – Canada, November 18 – New Zealand, December 16 – Japan.  Please pre-register by calling 434-4458 for each date.

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Lego® @ the Library

December 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones Meeting Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Children in kindergarten through fifth grade may join us for Lego® building programs once a month.  This program meets in the Jones Meeting Room at 4:00-5:00 p.m. on the following Mondays:  September 8, October 27, November 24, and December 15.  Registration is not required.

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Tale to Tail

December 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Storytime Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Children in kindergarten through fifth grade may read to a trained listening dog, in the Storytime Room every Monday beginning at 4:00 p.m.  This is great for those who don’t like to read orally, have low reading self-esteem, or just love dogs.  Pre pre-register by calling 423-434-4458 to reserve your 15 minute time slot.

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Family Contra Dance

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Jones Meeting Center,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Bring everybody and move your feet to the live music of Catbird with Christi Bothwell teaching us how to Contra Dance! No experience necessary!

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American Girl

December 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones Meeting Room,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Children in second through fifth grade may join us as we revisit the time period of each American Girl book series.  The programs are from 4:00-5:00 pm on the following Thursdays: October 9 – Felicity, November 13 – Caroline, and December 11 – Josephina.  Children are encouraged to read the books before each program.  Please pre-register by calling 423-434-4458 for each date.

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Teen Gingerbread House Decorating

December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jones Meeting Center,
100 West Millard Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Come create and decorate gingerbread houses.

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