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JCPL Introduces the Lucky 7 Collection

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Want a popular new release book or DVD now? Skip the waiting list and check out our new Lucky 7 shelves! Look for the yellow laminated strips near the New Books section.

See the Lucky 7 Collection

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Find Out What's Happening at JCPL

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Spring ahead with fantastic programs and exciting new services at the library! JCPL’s At Your Library Spring Program Guide is coming soon to all of our branches. If you can’t wait to get a copy, you can read it online now.

Celebrate Women’s History Month, find spring break programs, learn with Lynda.com and check out the Lucky 7 collection.

Browse the Spring Guide

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Five Reasons to Love Your Library

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, February 9, 2017

There’s a lot to love at your library! As Valentine’s Day approaches we share five reasons to love Johnson County Public Library.

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ALA Announces Newbery and Caldecott Awards

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, February 2, 2017

Every January, the American Library Association announces its awards for the best children’s literature of the previous year. These prestigious awards include the Caldecott Medal, presented to the most distinguished picture book, and the Newbery Medal, for the most distinguished contribution to children’s literature.

Check out books by recent winners

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Play Library Bingo and Win Prizes Feb. 1-28

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Beat cabin fever, complete fun activities and win prizes at your library this February. It’s as easy as B-I-N-G-O.

Our all-ages Winter Reading Program is now the Library Bingo Challenge, and all you and your family have to do to participate is stop by any branch in February, pick up a Bingo card and start completing the library-related activities.

Register for February Events

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Friends Used Book Sale at the Franklin Branch

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Happy new year from the Friends of Johnson County Public Library! We invite you to stop by the first Used Book Sale of the year at the Franklin Branch.

Become a Friends Member

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Get Ready for Black History Month at the Library

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Black History Month is coming soon! We’ve planned several programs to help you learn about this important month. Mark your calendars now for events taking place throughout the month of February. 

Join a book discussion, learn about the Underground Railroad, uncover the history of African-American sports and listen to fascinating presentations. 

Register for programs

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New Year, New You This January

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, January 5, 2017

The New Year is a time for new beginnings and to make resolutions in the hope of having a happier, more fulfilling and more productive new year.

Sign up for Programs

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Our Favorite Books and Movies of 2016

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, December 29, 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, Johnson County Public Library staff looks back at their favorite books and movies of the year.

Get personalized book recommendations 

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Johnson County Public Library: A Year in Review

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library  | Thursday, December 22, 2016

2016 was an exciting year for Johnson County Public Library. As this year comes to a close, we are taking time to reflect on our fun programs and new services. Read on to review the year with us.

Find Out What's Happening at Your Library

 

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