Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Science Friday at the Library: Zipline Zoo--Friday, August 01, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20140723102025.pdfSend your favorite stuffed animal friends on a zipline adventure and delve into physical science and math during the final Science Friday at the Library. In addition to creating and testing our in house ziplines, our friends from Alaska Zipline Adventures will be there to show us the gear and give us a virtual tour of zipping through the Alaskan Rainforest. (01:00 PM-Valley Library)Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:20:25 -0800Tlingit Language Learners Group--Thursday, July 31, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/This is a study group facilitated by language learners who are dedicated to the goal of revitalization of the Tlingit Language. The group is free of charge and open to everyone in the community. No previous language experience is required or expected. Join in the effort to return the Tlingit Language to the land! (06:00 PM-Downtown Library)Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:36:53 -0800Tlingit Language Learners Group--Thursday, July 24, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/This is a study group facilitated by language learners who are dedicated to the goal of revitalization of the Tlingit Language. The group is free of charge and open to everyone in the community. No previous language experience is required or expected. Join in the effort to return the Tlingit Language to the land! (06:00 PM-Downtown Library)Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:34:30 -0800Historic Walking Tours every Weekhttp://www.juneau.org/library/museum/walkingtour.phpTuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 1:30 pm join a local guide for a tour of the original Juneau townsite, learning facts and stories about the events and people that shaped our "city built on gold".(01:30 PM-Juneau-Douglas City Museum)Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:49:27 -0800History Time Every Tuesday!http://www.juneau.org/parkrec/museum/images/20140530125639.pdfHistorytime at the City Museum begins Tuesday, June 3rd and happens every Tuesday throughout the summer. Historytime means kids and their caregivers getting together to enjoy books and reading, learning history and exploring their town. It is open to all children who are capable of sitting for half an hour listening to stories in the company of their peers. There is no charge and no need for advanced sign-up, however parents and caregivers are expected to remain with their children during Historytime and afterwards if they choose to explore Museum exhibits. At the end of each Historytime, a hands-on or exploratory activity to extend the theme of the day will be available.(11:00 AM-Juneau-Douglas City Museum)Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:09:17 -0800The Empty Chair--Saturday, July 12, 2014http://www.juneau.org/parkrec/museum/documents/EmptyChairDedicationEventsFlyer.pdfPlease join us on July 12, between noon and 5 pm, for a reception for this exhibit, coinciding with the dedication of The Empty Chair Memorial at Capital School Park at 2 pm. Admission to the Museum is free during the afternoon.(12:00 PM-Juneau-Douglas City Museum)Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:01:36 -0800Author Visit with Nick Jans--Friday, July 25, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20140716014728.pdfJoin us for a talk and slideshow with Nick Jans on his new book A Wolf Called Romeo. (06:00 PM-Downtown Library)Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:47:28 -0800Game Day at the Library--Saturday, July 12, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20140703044517.pdfSaturday, July 12th 11am-5pm. Come play our games or bring your own! While all are welcome, available games are rated for ages 8 to adult.(11:00 AM-Valley Library)Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:45:17 -0800Game Day at the Llibrary--Saturday, July 12, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20140703044036.pdfSaturday, July 12th, 11am-5pm. Come play our games or bring your own! While all are welcome, available games are reated for ages 8 to adult.(11:00 AM-Valley Library)Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:40:36 -0800Science Friday: Fueling and Containing Fire--Friday, July 25, 2014http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20140723100001.pdfFueling and containing fire with Capital City Fire and Rescue - Fire in the Library! Not recommended except under the supervision of the Capital City Fire and Rescue. Learn about the science behind fire and heat with demonstration as well as fire safety information for home. (01:00 PM-Valley Library)Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:01 -0800