Adult Programs

Movie Matinee

 

The matinee showing is usually a comedy movie or a reshowing of a popular new release from a previous month.  View more to see what movie is showing this month.

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Movie Night

The library screens new release movies.  Refreshments are provided but feel free to bring your own.  View more to see what movie is showing this month.

 
 
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JC Reads

This is the library's book club. Every month is a new book- usually alternating between fiction and non-fiction. Regardless of the book, there is always a fascinating discussion.  

 
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Fiber Arts

Join a group of fiber arts enthusiasts for crocheting, kitting, and more.  Bring a project you are working on or start a new one.  Beginners and experts are welcome. 

 
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Tai Chi

Learn tai chi with step by step instructions using Dr. Paul Lam’s video course.  Tai chi can help improve mobility and wellness, especially for people with arthritis.

 
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JC Writes

Join fellow writers to share and explore writing tips and get feedback.  Whether you are beginner who is interested in starting to write, or you are on your third novel, all are welcome.

 
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Civil War Round Table

Share your interest with a discussion group that explores the sociological, military, and political history of the Civil War.

 
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Upcoming Events

09Mar
09Mar

Movie Night: Hidden Figures

09 Mar, 2021 PM 5:00 — 09 Mar, 2021 PM 7:00   
Movie Night: Hidden Figures
Event summary
March is Women's History Month, and to celebrate we are showing Hidden Figures! Hidden Figures captures the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Event details

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

10Mar
10Mar

JC Reads: The Midnight Library

10 Mar, 2021 AM 9:30 — 10 Mar, 2021 AM 10:30   
JC Reads: The Midnight Library
Event details

In The Midnight Library, Matt Haig's enchanting new novel, Nora Seed finds herself faced with this decision. Faced with the possibility of changing her life for a new one, following a different career, undoing old breakups, realizing her dreams of becoming a glaciologist; she must search within herself as she travels through the Midnight Library to decide what is truly fulfilling in life, and what makes it worth living in the first place.

16Mar
16Mar

Cricut Craft: Name Decals

16 Mar, 2021 AM 11:30 — 16 Mar, 2021 PM 12:30   
Cricut Craft: Name Decals
Event summary
In this class, we will be using the Cricut Maker to make customized decals for water bottles! Be sure to register online to reserve your spot. https://bookwhen.com/johnsoncitylibrary
Event details

All materials will be provided, however, you are welcome to bring any specific material you would like to use.

23Mar
23Mar

Civil War Round Table

23 Mar, 2021 PM 7:00 — 23 Mar, 2021 PM 8:00   
Civil War Round Table
Event summary
Great discussion on aspects of the Civil War. Meets every 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:00PM. At this time, meetings may be irregular. Please contact the library if you are interested in attending.