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COMING SOON AT THE LIBRARY:

            May is Flowering at the Library 

 

APRIL 25 – JUNE 10                          KEPLER MISSION EXHIBIT, Open during Library hours

The Kepler Mission is specifically designed to survey a portion of our region of the Milky Way galaxy to look for Earth-size planets in or near the habitable zone.  Share in learning by visiting the exhibit which will include pictures and a video of recent discoveries.       

   MAY 7                 HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY !                                                                     

EVERY WEDNESDAY                       TAI CHI, 11:15 am  NO TAI CHI MAY 4

                                                                ESL CLASSES, 6:00 pm    

TUESDAY, MAY 3                             JC WRITES, 9:30am                                                          

TUESDAY, MAY 10                           FIBER ARTS, 7:00pm

WEDNESDAY, MAY 11                   JC READS, 9:30am – The book this month is New York Times bestselling The Train to Crystal City by Jan Jarboe Russell.  We will watch a video of the author talking about this never-before-told story of a secret FDR-approved American internment camp in Texas during World War II.

FRIDAY, MAY 6                          REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER DISCOVERY CAMP AVAILABLE.


MONDAY, MAY 16                          LIBRARY BOARD MEETING, 6:00pm         

TUESDAY, MAY 17                           MANAGING BLUEBIRDS, presented by Pauline Tom, 6:00pm

This program will describe how you can attract Eastern Bluebirds to your landscape and how to provide appropriate habitat for these beautiful birds.  There will also be a free give-away of a bluebird nesting box.

  May 16- 19                  Middle and High School art  from the VASE competition                

 MAY 18, 4-6 PM VASE RECEPTION HONORING ART STUDENTS                                                                       

THURSDAY, MAY 26                       FREE MOVIE NIGHT, 5:30 pm

The movie this month is “In the Heart of the Sea” In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe:  a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. Ron Howard engagingly reworks the story that inspired Moby-Dick.  LIGHT SUPPER BY DONATION.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 28                        RECYCLED CRAFT DAY, Come and go from 9:30am – 1:00pm.

MONDAY MAY 30                            Library closed for Memorial Day

TUESDAY, MAY 31                           CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE, 7:00pm

Library Hours: M –F 9 am-7 pm & Sat. 9 am-2 pm  

Phone:  830-868-4469    Website:  jclibrarysite.org

   DROP BY THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY RESALE SHOP - THURS., FRI., SAT 10 AM-4 PM.

 NEW SALE STARTS THIS WEEK! -

          THE LIBRARY NOW HAS IPADS  IN THE LIBRARY FOR CHILDREN,TEENS AND ADULTS TO USE.  STOP BY AND LEARN FROM AND PLAY WITH LOTS OF COOL APPS. 


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  • TexShare Databases: books, articles, research databases, and more
  • Selected Sites: what's good on the Web
  • Community Organizations: local, nonprofit groups and services
  • Good Reads: book reviews, top sellers, author interviews, and news headlines
  • Mango Languages: Mango is an online language learning system that teaches conversation skills in ESL, Spanish, German, French, Italian and Mandarin Chinese. Log-in with from home with your Johnson City Library Card!

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 Inter-Library Loan Program

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