Day Calendar List

April 2021

Saturday, Apr. 17th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Apr. 18th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Apr. 19th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Apr. 20th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Wednesday, Apr. 21st

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Apr. 22nd

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Friday, Apr. 23rd

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Apr. 24th

10:00am - 5:30pm

To-Go Adult Craft Kits: Homemade Caturday Greeting Card

Location: Johnston Public Library

Stop by Johnston Public Library to pick up a Take-Home Adult Crafting Caturday Card. All materials are included in the kit EXCEPT glue. Don't forget to tag us on Instagram @johnstonpubliclib or on Facebook @johnstonpubliclibrary so we can see your beautiful creations! To-Go Adult Craft Kits are available for contactless curbside pick-up while supplies last. These kits will go fast and are available on a first come, first-served basis. No appointment necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

11:00am - 1:00pm

Pop-Up Kite Flying Event

Location: Johnston Public Library

Celebrate kite flying month and prepare for Kites on the Green 2021 by participating in one of our pop-up kite flying events. The events will be held on April 10th, 17th and 24th from 11-1 p.m. and will feature a few giant show kites. Come out to pick up your kite-making kit and enjoy time with your family by practice flying kites before our annual Kites on the Green event on May 1, 2021. For information on how to build your kite from the kit, visit bit.ly/KiteMakingKit.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, Apr. 25th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, Apr. 26th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Apr. 27th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Wednesday, Apr. 28th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Thursday, Apr. 29th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Friday, Apr. 30th

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

May 2021

Saturday, May. 1st

10:00am - 5:00pm

Kites On The Green

Location: Commons,Johnston Public Library

Join us for the 8th annual Kites on the Green Festival featuring giant show kite displays, celebrity bol races, free kite building, live kids' music, sidewalk art, face painting, and delicious food!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Sunday, May. 2nd

All Day

Kid's And Young Adult Book Drive

Location: Johnston Public Library

Drop off new or gently used children's and Young Adult books at the Johnston Public Library or Summit Middle School. Items collected will be used for summer programming at the library and various Outreach Initiatives. Can't make it to the library? Leave your books near your mailbox on the following dates and volunteers associated with the Extended Learning Program at Summit Middle School will swing by and pick them up! April 24th - Green Meadows North May 1st - Green Meadows West

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, May. 22nd

10:00am - 5:30pm

To-Go Adult Craft Kits: Homemade Greeting Card

Location: Johnston Public Library

Stop by Johnston Public Library to pick up a Take-Home Adult Crafting Paper Greeting Card. All materials are included in the kit EXCEPT glue. Don't forget to tag us on Instagram @johnstonpubliclib or on Facebook @johnstonpubliclibrary so we can see your beautiful creations! To-Go Adult Craft Kits are available for contactless curbside pick-up while supplies last. These kits will go fast and are available on a first come, first-served basis. No appointment necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

July 2021

Sunday, Jul. 4th

All Day

Library Closed For The Observance Of Independence Day

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

Tag(s): Adult & Family

September 2021

Thursday, Sep. 16th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lit Book Club

Location: Johnston Public Library

Meet up with fellow book lovers for good books and good discussion at this lunchtime book club. This month's book is "Sophie's World" by Jostein Gaarder. Books are available a month in advance at the Circulation Desk. Email Beth at stevens@johnstonlibrary.com for info about picking up a book club book and to be added to the email list.

Tag(s): Adult & Family