Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Downtown Family Night--Thursday, November 05, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Be sure to wear your pajamas and get cozy with Courtney from the Red Onion Spice & Tea Company. We’ll warm up as we learn about spices and tea making.(05:30 PM-Downtown Library)Thu, 29 Oct 2015 14:30:29 -0800Downtown Family Night featuring Ishmael Hope--Thursday, October 01, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150929012906.pdfOur October guest will be Ishmael Hope, a Tlingit/Inupiaq writer and storyteller, and father of four. Also joining us will be John Katasse, who belongs to the people who own the Strong Man history. Video: Indigenous Games: an interview with Ishmael Hope of Never Alone http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/BobWhitaker/20150624/246947/Video_Indigenous_Games_an_interview_with_Ishmael_Hope_of_Never_Alone.php(05:30 PM-Downtown Library)Tue, 29 Sep 2015 14:00:02 -0800Batman Day--Saturday, September 26, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Come celebrate the Dark Knight while also learning about our bat population in Juneau. Alaska Robotics will be on hand to talk about the world's most popular super hero and help you craft your won Batman and Superhero comics. We'll also have several interactive bat stations set up to learn more about the Bat Monitoring project in Juneau through the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. (12:30 PM-Downtown Library)Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:52:16 -080049 Writer's "Shaped by the North" Authors' Panel Discussion--Thursday, September 24, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/This panel will feature Alaskan writers Melinda Moustakis, Ernestine Hayes, Brendan Jones, and photographer Ben Huff discussing how th3e landscape has shaped them as artists and shaped their work. Moustakis is author of "Bear Down, Bear North: Alaska Stories" which won the Flannery O'Connor Award, the Maurice Prize, and was a 5 under 35 selection by the National BOok Foundation. (06:30 PM-Downtown Library)Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:49:16 -0800Brown Bag Lunch with Perseverance Theatre--Saturday, September 19, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150909024030.pdfFrom page to stage, get an inside look at how Othello comes alive, Come chat with director Tom Robenolt and members of the cast. All ages welcome, however, Othello contains adult themes.(12:00 PM-Downtown Library)Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:40:30 -0800Amy Kittelstrom: The Religion of Democracy--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150623022041.pdfCome meet the author for an author talk and book signing. Rhubarb sherbert and other light refreshments provided by Coppa.(05:30 PM-Downtown Library)Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:20:41 -0800Story Time with Kate DiCamillo--Wednesday, June 10, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014143.pdfShare stories and meet Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and award winning author of many great children's books. (11:00 AM-Downtown Library)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:41:43 -0800Maritime Festival--Saturday, May 09, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Celebrate Children's Book Week at the Juneau Maritime Festival in Marine Park just outside of the Downtown library. Stop by the JPL booth and enjoy a wide range of maritime books for young and old. Climb aboard the Chilkitty Boat for a seas reading adventure, help us launch our Lego club, and learn more about our Summer Reading Program activities. (11:00 AM-Downtown Library)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:11:12 -0800Family Night for Preschoolers ages 3-5--Tuesday, May 05, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join Greg Stopher, of Stopher construction, who will share with us about building the houses we live in. There will be a craft activity, a light supper and each child gets a free book to take home! Questions? Call AEYC at 789-1235.(05:30 PM-Downtown Library)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:08:27 -0800Tlingit Language Learners Group--Monday, May 18, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150417015228.pdfCome practice speaking the Tlingit language! All are welcome to attend.(06:00 PM-Downtown Library)Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:52:28 -0800