Calendar

May
22
Tue
Voting Precinct @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
May 22 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Voting Precinct @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
May 22 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
May
27
Sun
Memorial Day–Library Closed @ JCPL at Main Library
May 27 @ 12:00 am – May 28 @ 11:59 pm

The library will be closed Sunday, May 27th and Monday, May 28th for the Memorial Day weekend. 

May
29
Tue
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
May 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

During this class, attendees will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, attendees will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training. For questions, please email dpowell@jesspublib.org

Jun
4
Mon
Read Off Your Fines @ JCPL
Jun 4 @ 12:00 am – Jul 22 @ 11:59 pm

Here’s how it works:Reading must be done in the library.Fines will be forgiven on overdue items only, not on lost items.Each 15 minutes of reading forgives $1.50.Reading must be completed in 15 minute increments.Maximum Read Off Your Fines time is 2 hours per day.An adult, parent or caregiver may read to a pre-reading child.Available for all ages.To sign in, stop by the Ask a Librarian Desk.

Jun
5
Tue
Summer Family Program @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our Summer Reading Family Performances are family friendly programs that are specifically selected with elementary aged students in mind. All ages are welcome and registration is not required.

Jun
8
Fri
Joseph Beth Store @ JCPL at Davis Conference Room
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Joseph-Beth Booksellers will have books and merchandise by author Eric Litwin for sale.  Mr. Litwin will autograph copies of his books following his concert.

Titles  Mr. Litwin will autograph are:Groovy Joe: Dance Party CountdownGroovy Joe: Ice Cream and DinosaursThe Nuts: Keep RollingThe Nuts: Sing and Dance in Your Polka Dot PantsThe Nuts: Bedtime at the Nut HousePete the Cat: I Love My White ShoesPete the Cat and His Four Groovy ButtonsPete the Cat: Rocking in My School ShoesPete the Cat Saves Christmas

Jun
9
Sat
Rockin’ Out: The Art and Science of Sound @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Make art and
learn about the science of sound during this rockin’ music program!  Experiment with a variety of hands-on sound discoveries!  Make
water jump with a tuning fork!  Blow out a candle with sound!  Play a
variety of instruments and make one to take home!  We’ll also use music as
creative inspiration as we make art to the beat of various styles of music –
from classical and jazz to hip hop and rock n’ roll!  Register is required.

Jun
12
Tue
Summer Family Program @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our Summer Reading Family Performances are family friendly programs that are specifically selected with elementary aged students in mind. All ages are welcome and registration is not required.

Jun
13
Wed
Board of Trustees Meeting @ JCPL at Boardroom
Jun 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING [Board meetings are tentatively scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month. However, at each monthly meeting Trustees will officially schedule the regular meeting for the following month (JCPL By-laws, Article VII, section 1).]