Programs & events

Story Time: Tuesdays, 10:00-10:30 a.m. (Age 3 & up)
Building Club: Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. (Age 5 & up)
Pins & Needles Craft Group: Thursdays, 2:00-3:00 p.m. (BYOProject)

March 10: Celtic Guitarist Jerry Barlow in concert, 2:00 p.m. (Free admission)
March 11: Board of Trustees meeting, 5:00 p.m.
March 12: JPL Book Club, 2:00-3:00 p.m. “Rich People Problems” by Kevin Kwan
March 18: Pups & Pages, 4:00-5:00 p.m. (Independent & beginning readers)
April 1-20: Come & Go Easter Egg Hunt, 2nd floor (Age 0-5th grade)

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Have you heard the big news? There are new ways to check your library account, search the collection, or reserve items! Just click on Library Catalog on the right side of this page or download the Librista app on your device. Choose Johnston Public Library. Don’t have your username and password yet? Email johnstonpubliclibrarybsks@gmail.com

Libraries Rock! Summer 2018

Movie Mondays: 2:00 p.m. All ages. (Adults must be accompanied by a child)
Building Club: Wednesdays at 2:00 p.m. 5 & up.
Family Day Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. All ages. (With the exceptions of June 21, 11:00 a.m. & July 20th, Friday, 10:00 a.m.)
July 3: JPL Book Club, 10:00 a.m. 18 & up.
July 10: Dog Days of Summer, 2:00 p.m. (Independent readers, sign-up required)
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JPL April Programs

Building Club: Join us for some Lego fun! This club meets every Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Story Time: Stories and more for ages 3 & up. Every Tuesday from 10:00-10:45 a.m.

JPL Book Club: Join us for a discussion of “The Child” by Fiona Barton on Tuesday, April 3, at 2:00 p.m. Call 856-5591 or email johnstonpubliclibrarybsks@gmail.com to request a loaned copy of the book. Title for May 1 discussion: “Dollbaby” by Laura Lane McNeal.

JPL March Programs

Building Club: Join us for some Lego fun! This club meets every Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Story Time: Stories and more for ages 3 & up. Every Tuesday from 10:00-10:45 a.m.

JPL Book Club: Join us for a discussion of “The Child” by Fiona Barton on Tuesday, April 3, at 2:00 p.m. Call 856-5591 or email johnstonpubliclibrarybsks@gmail.com to request a loaned copy of the book.

Easter Egg Hunt! This is a come-and-go activity for children age 0-5th grade. Visit our children’s department between March 19th & March 31st to see what you can find!

JPL January Programs

Building Club: Join us for some Lego fun! This club meets every Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

PreK Story Time: Winter session begins January 16th. Every Tuesday from 10:00-10:45 a.m.

JPL Book Club: Join us for a casual and fun discussion of “The Winter Garden” by Kristin Hannah on Monday, February 5, at 10:00 a.m. Call 856-5591 or email johnstonpubliclibrarybsks@gmail.com to request a loaned copy of the book.