Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Barbara Pym Birthday Party--Sunday, June 05, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Celebrate beloved Author, Barbara Pym with Coffee, Tea, and Cake, books and trivia. (12:00 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 26 May 2016 14:43:54 -0800Starting a Cottage Foods Business--Saturday, February 27, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Learn the basics of starting a home-based, cottage foods business. Includes introduction to regulations and preservation methods including drying, waterbath canning, and pickling.(01:30 PM-Douglas Library)Wed, 24 Feb 2016 12:08:07 -0900Honesty in Comics--Saturday, February 06, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Join Anna Bongiovanni for a comic workshop for all levels with writing/drawing exercises designed to improve self-expression. Activities will focus on unlearning insecurities, drawing more impulsively, and using personal truths to tell better stories, both funny and serious. Participants will have a completed mini-comic by the end of the workshop.  For ages 14 to adult. (01:00 PM-Douglas Library)Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:40:16 -0900First Friday Reception: Disasters at Home--Monday, October 02, 2000http://www.juneau.org/library/In conjunction with Communities, Disaster and Change which is on display during the month of November, the Museum's video and map case galleries feature historical photographs documenting 11 homegrown disasters - fires, land and snow slides, and floods - spanning the years 1911 when the Juneau Hotel burned to the 2006 fire at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Each photograph is paired with historical text and a word cloud generated from newspaper articles from the day. (04:30 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:33:58 -0800CBJ Day of Play--Saturday, September 12, 2015http://www.juneau.org/parkrec/pdfs/20150902125104.pdfCome join in the Day of Play fun with us: walk a labyrinth, follow the story paths, create a book mark and so much more. (01:30 PM-Douglas Library)Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:11:50 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua Music Jam--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the Fun. (06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:18:37 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua Chalk Challenge--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the fun. (04:30 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:17:41 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua: StoryTime Guests, with Bubbles--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the fun.(11:00 AM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:16:05 -0800Queer Lit Fest--Sunday, June 28, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150623022251.pdfHow is queer culture reflected in stories? Come talk about the representation of queer culture in books, movies, and more. Coffee and treats provided.(02:00 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:22:51 -0800Summer Hero Movies: Epic--Saturday, June 13, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Check out all the Hero movies this summer. This week's movie, Epic, is about a teenager who finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group of characters in order to save their world -- and ours. Loosely based on the book The Leaf Men by William Joyce.(02:00 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:52:37 -0800