Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Introduction to Coding--Thursday, September 22, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/We will be hosting an "Introduction to Coding" class on the fourth Thursday of every month, for ages 8 and up. This event is free and no registration is required.(06:30 PM-Valley Library)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:58:56 -0800Juneau Assembly Debate--Tuesday, September 20, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Come hear what your Juneau Assembly candidates have to say before you vote on October 4. Juneau Votes, along with the Juneau Empire and KTOO Public Media will be hosting the debate. Doors open at 5:15, and the debate will start at 5:30.(05:30 PM-Valley Library)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:57:03 -0800Discover Eaglecrest Day - Eaglecrest Base Lodge--Saturday, September 17, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Join Juneau Public Libraries for stories for the winter season. Outside, follow the story path signs to “Go On A Bear Hunt.” Come inside for StoryTimes and Lego building. Fun, free, and appropriate for all ages.(02:00 PM-)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:56:11 -0800Downtown Family Night--Thursday, September 15, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Singing games, dances, and creative music activities will be led by local Kindermusik educator Jayne Berry. She will also share information about the link between early music learning and emotional, social and intellectual development.(05:30 PM-Downtown Library)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:54:57 -0800Bookmark Contest Begins--Thursday, September 15, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Artists Preschool through High School ages are invited to submit entries in the annual Bookmark Contest. The optional theme is “Build a Better World.” Entries due October 15.(00:00 **-All Three Branches)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:53:48 -0800GeoJuneau: All About Rocks & How They Shape Our Lives--Wednesday, September 14, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Explore the distribution of rocks in the Gastineau Channel area, including the glacier, and discuss why gold is found here. How has this geology has influenced our economy, urban and community development? Retired Professor of Geology, Cathy Connor, author of Roadside Geology of Alaska, and retired geological engineer, Mike Blackwell, project volunteer consultants on the Museum’s new exhibit, Rocks and Minerals, will guide this discussion(07:00 PM-Juneau-Douglas City Museum)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:48:51 -0800CBJ Day of Play -Juneau-Douglas City Museum--Saturday, September 10, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/As part of the city-wide Day of Play, bring your family to this City and Borough, Parks and Recreation sponsored free play at participating facilities. Admission is free at the Museum 11:30-1:00pm. Everyone is invited for hands-on exhibit play. Free Guides to Evergreen Cemetery will also be provided to help you learn about our historic cemetery and some of the important and storied community members buried there.(11:30 AM-Juneau-Douglas City Museum)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:47:14 -0800CBJ Day of Play- Douglas Library--Saturday, September 10, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Continue to Douglas Library for books, books, and more books! Plan to follow the Labyrinth,walk through a book on the StoryPaths, create and enter a bookmark in our annual contest, plus so much more!(01:30 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:46:07 -0800LEGO Club--Wednesday, September 07, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Every great artist has his or her preferred medium. For Ty Keltner, a man who grew up in Fairbanks, it’s Lego bricks. Join Ty on the First Wednesday of each month for a monthly building challenge with the library Legos. For kids 18 and under. Children ages 4-7 must be accompanied by a parent.(05:30 PM-Valley Library)Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:44:09 -0800Labor Day - ALL LOCATIONS CLOSED--Monday, September 05, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/(00:00 **-All Three Branches)Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:32:55 -0800