Calendar List

February 2017

Monday, Feb. 27th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Feb. 28th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. This month's book is "The Art of Fielding" by Chad Harbach. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

March 2017

Wednesday, Mar. 1st

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Novel Knitting

Location: Johnston Public Library

Are you a knitter or want to become one? Join Dagmar Scheel to learn how to knit or crochet or to share ideas, patterns and help with other knitters. The Novel Knitting group meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm by the lounge area outside of the Archive Room at Johnston Public Library. Beginners welcome! No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Mar. 6th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Mar. 7th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Silent Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Shhhhh...it's the JPL Silent Book Club. A Silent Book Club is an event where people meet for an hour dedicated to reading quietly in community. Here's how it works: *6:30pm to 6:45pm: Grab coffee or tea and a treat and share what you're reading *6:45pm to 7:45pm: Enjoy an hour of quiet reading with the book of your choice Come be alone together with other readers!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Mar. 9th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library. This month's book is The Past by Tessa Hadley. Books are available a month in advance at the circulation desk, while supplies last.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Mar. 12th

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Celebration Of Irish Music & Dance With The Foy School Of Irish DanceRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Celebrate St. Patricks Day by attending an Irish Hooley! The Foy School of Irish Dance Des Moines will be here to wow us all with a traditional Irish dance performance. End the show by trying your handor your feetat Irish dancing. This is an all ages performance.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Mar. 13th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Mar. 16th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. This month's book is Get in Trouble: Stories by Kelly Link. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Mar. 19th

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Spotlight On Series: Book Talk Group

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Can't wait to get your hands on the latest Jack Reacher novel? Are you lost to the outside world until you know how the Elm Creek Quilt Series ends? JPL's new book talk group is for people who love to read (or listen to) books in series. You're invited for snacks and discussion about the series books and authors you read and love. Share your current can't-put-it-down series and get ideas for new series you might want try. This month's focus is G is for Genre. What are your favorite genres to read? What makes books in different genres, for example, thrillers or cozy mysteries, alike or different? Spotlight on Series is facilitated by Missy Schwebach and Dreama Deskins, both of whom work at JPL and are avid series readers. Dreama says she wants to live in a world populated by characters in her favorite series. When she's not reading, Dreama enjoys crafting and gardening. Missy likes to read past her bedtime and since fourth grade has aspired to be a junior sleuth, just like kid crime solver, Abby Jones. Join this laid back group and share your love for series fiction. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Mar. 20th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Friday, Mar. 24th

8:30am - 10:00am

Kites On The Green Planning Meeting

Location: Archive Room

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Mar. 27th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Mar. 28th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. This month's book is "Autobiography of a Face" by Lucy Grealy. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

April 2017

Monday, Apr. 3rd

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Apr. 4th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Silent Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Shhhhh...it's the JPL Silent Book Club. A Silent Book Club is an event where people meet for an hour dedicated to reading quietly in community. Here's how it works: *6:30pm to 6:45pm: Grab coffee or tea and a treat and share what you're reading *6:45pm to 7:45pm: Enjoy an hour of quiet reading with the book of your choice Come be alone together with other readers!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Wednesday, Apr. 5th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Novel Knitting

Location: Johnston Public Library

Are you a knitter or want to become one? Join Dagmar Scheel to learn how to knit or crochet or to share ideas, patterns and help with other knitters. The Novel Knitting group meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm by the lounge area outside of the Archive Room at Johnston Public Library. Beginners welcome! No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Apr. 8th

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Kite Building Workshop

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Get ready for the 4th Annual Kites on the Green Festival on Saturday, May 6th by attending a free Kite Making Workshop on Saturday April 8th at Johnston Public Library from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Attendees will receive a free kite-making kit, personal instruction and a chance to test out their new kite.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Apr. 10th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Apr. 13th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Apr. 16th

All Day

Library Is Closed

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge,Johnston Public Library

The library is closed.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Apr. 17th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Apr. 20th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. This month's book is Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Apr. 22nd

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Kite Building Workshop

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Get ready for the 4th Annual Kites on the Green Festival on Saturday, May 6th by attending a free Kite Making Workshop on Saturday April 22nd at Johnston Public Library from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Attendees will receive a free kite-making kit, personal instruction and a chance to test out their new kite.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Apr. 23rd

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Spotlight On Series: Book Talk Group

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Can't wait to get your hands on the latest Jack Reacher novel? Are you lost to the outside world until you know how the Elm Creek Quilt Series ends? JPL's new book talk group is for people who love to read (or listen to) books in series. You're invited for snacks and discussion about the series books and authors you read and love. Share your current can't-put-it-down series and get ideas for new series you might want try. This month's focus is Writing Styles. How do your favorite authors deal with common issues like character development, publishing one book a year and continuity? Spotlight on Series is facilitated by Missy Schwebach and Dreama Deskins, both of whom work at JPL and are avid series readers. Dreama says she wants to live in a world populated by characters in her favorite series. When she's not reading, Dreama enjoys crafting and gardening. Missy likes to read past her bedtime and since fourth grade has aspired to be a junior sleuth, just like kid crime solver, Abby Jones. Join this laid back group and share your love for series fiction. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Apr. 24th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Apr. 25th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Friday, Apr. 28th

8:30am - 10:00am

Kites On The Green Planning Meeting

Location: Archive Room

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Apr. 29th

12:00pm - 3:00pm

Free Shred Day At Johnston Public Library

Location: Johnston Public Library

Get rid of your old confidential documents in a safe and secure way at Johnston Public Library's free Shred Day. THE SHREDDER company will be in the JPL parking lot from 12:00pm to 3:00pm for on-site document destruction with three of their mobile document-shredding vehicles. THE SHREDDER is AAA certified by the National Association for Information Destruction. Please limit material to be shredded to 2 boxes or containers that need not be returned per household. No registration is necessary. This event is sponsored by AARP in conjunction with Money Smart Week.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

May 2017

Monday, May. 1st

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, May. 2nd

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Silent Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Shhhhh...it's the JPL Silent Book Club. A Silent Book Club is an event where people meet for an hour dedicated to reading quietly in community. Here's how it works: *6:30pm to 6:45pm: Grab coffee or tea and a treat and share what you're reading *6:45pm to 7:45pm: Enjoy an hour of quiet reading with the book of your choice Come be alone together with other readers!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Wednesday, May. 3rd

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Novel Knitting

Location: Johnston Public Library

Are you a knitter or want to become one? Join Dagmar Scheel to learn how to knit or crochet or to share ideas, patterns and help with other knitters. The Novel Knitting group meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm by the lounge area outside of the Archive Room at Johnston Public Library. Beginners welcome! No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, May. 6th

All Day

Kites On The Green

Location: Johnston Public Library

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, May. 8th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, May. 11th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, May. 15th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, May. 18th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. This month's book is The Past by Tessa Hadley. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, May. 22nd

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, May. 29th

All Day

Library Is Closed

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge,Johnston Public Library

The library is closed.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, May. 30th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

June 2017

Monday, Jun. 5th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Jun. 6th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Silent Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Shhhhh...it's the JPL Silent Book Club. A Silent Book Club is an event where people meet for an hour dedicated to reading quietly in community. Here's how it works: *6:30pm to 6:45pm: Grab coffee or tea and a treat and share what you're reading *6:45pm to 7:45pm: Enjoy an hour of quiet reading with the book of your choice Come be alone together with other readers!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Jun. 8th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jun. 12th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Jun. 15th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Jun. 17th

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Green Days Craft

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Jun. 18th

All Day

Library Is Closed For Green Days

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge,Johnston Public Library

The library is closed.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jun. 19th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jun. 26th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Jun. 27th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

July 2017

Monday, Jul. 3rd

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Jul. 4th

All Day

Library Is Closed

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge,Johnston Public Library

The library is closed.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Wednesday, Jul. 5th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Novel Knitting

Location: Johnston Public Library

Are you a knitter or want to become one? Join Dagmar Scheel to learn how to knit or crochet or to share ideas, patterns and help with other knitters. The Novel Knitting group meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm by the lounge area outside of the Archive Room at Johnston Public Library. Beginners welcome! No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jul. 10th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Jul. 13th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jul. 17th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Jul. 20th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jul. 24th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Jul. 25th

6:45pm - 7:45pm

Well Red Book Club

Location: Gusto Pizza in Johnston

Join the Johnston Public Library's Well Red Book Club that meets at Gusto Pizza in Johnston. Come for the book, come for the conversation, come for a glass of wine or boutique beer. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. No registration necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Jul. 31st

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

August 2017

Tuesday, Aug. 1st

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Silent Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Shhhhh...it's the JPL Silent Book Club. A Silent Book Club is an event where people meet for an hour dedicated to reading quietly in community. Here's how it works: *6:30pm to 6:45pm: Grab coffee or tea and a treat and share what you're reading *6:45pm to 7:45pm: Enjoy an hour of quiet reading with the book of your choice Come be alone together with other readers!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Aug. 7th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Aug. 10th

6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thursday Night Book Club @ Southeast Corner

Location: Johnston Public Library,Southeast Corner

Join fellow book lovers for coffee, treats and lively discussion at Johnston Public Library.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Aug. 14th

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Aug. 17th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Southeast Corner

Come for a bounty of good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. Brown-bag a lunch if you like, or just come for the discussion. Coffee, tea and treats will be provided. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. No reservation is necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Aug. 21st

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Let's Talk: English Conversation Group

Location: Southeast Corner

Come to Johnston Public Library on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm for a fun and relaxed environment for English conversation. English learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments. All levels of English speakers are welcome. No registration is necessary. For more information, email info@johnstonlibrary.com.

Tag(s): Adult & Family