Holiday closing

The library will be closed November 26-28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Don’t miss PreK Story Time!

Our story time for ages 3-5 is every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Come join the fun!
Fall session will end on December 8, 2015.

Harvest Fest 2015

Get ready for the 4th Annual Harvest Fest at Johnston Public Library! There will be crafts, music, food, and fun! September 24, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. Call, email, or FB message us to sign up for a free (outdoor) booth.2014 2

Warning–summer fun is coming!

Summers are busy at JPL and this year is no exception! We are looking forward to more Music in the Park, multiple book clubs, and our annual summer program for all ages (2015 theme: “Every Hero Has a Story!”). It all starts in less than a month! Follow us on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter or sign up for our email newsletter at

Library Survey

Please take our 6 question survey! It’s anonymous and quick. Thank you!
Click on the link at the right of this page.

Save the date! April 23rd

Mark your calendars! Spring Fling at JPL is just around the corner! More info to come…

PreK Story Time

Story Time for ages 3-5 is every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. It will continue through April 28th.

April Book Club

This month the JPL Book Club is reading “The Light Between Oceans: A Novel” by M.L. Stedman. They will meet on April 6th at 10:00 a.m.

January Book Club

The JPL book club will be reading the first books in the “Chet & Bernie” mystery series this month. On Monday, February 2nd, they will discuss “Dog On It” and “Thereby Hangs a Tail” by Spencer Quinn. Would you like to join? Call 620-856-5591, email, or send us a message via Facebook.

The Spooky Library is returning!

The Spooky Library will be open on Thursday, October 30, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Free admission. Come see us….if you dare!