Upcoming Events

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Books on Tap Trivia Night at Finnriver Cidery

August 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Facilitated by Jefferson County librarians, join in the fun and test your knowledge of books, film, and pop culture during an evening of trivia, food, and cider. Bring friends and form a team or fly solo and we’ll find a team for you. This event...

WSU Seed Library Visits the Bookmobile

8/26 @ 10:30am
to
8/29 @ 2:30pm
Outside
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Outside
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Other
Event Details:
The WSU Master Gardeners will visit the Bookmobile monthly through October with their Seed Library. Join the effort to build our community’s food resilience. 1) Borrow seeds from the Seed Library 2) Grow beautiful, healthy plants and harvest he...

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...

Virtual Reality Open House for Adults

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Other, Virtual Reality
Event Details:
Experience Virtual Reality with the Oculus device while guided and supported by trained staff. Swim in the deep sea, make friends with a little robot, visit the White House or a National Park, or relax with a virtual movie that happens around you. Al...

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

September 3, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...

Exoplanets: Finding Life in the Galaxy

September 4, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Exoplanets, Lectures
Event Details:
Join NASA planetary astronomer Robert Zellem for a one-hour live webcast to discuss NASA's ongoing search for habitable worlds beyond our Solar System.  He'll explain what an exoplanet is, why scientists are looking for them, and the tools they ...

Art & Music Meditation for Adults

September 5, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Start your day in peace and contemplation as you let your thoughts and your paintbrush flow freely. Enjoy a short inspirational reading, and then create, mix colors, and let art take shape while listening to peaceful music. Art supplies will be provi...

Virtual Reality Open House for Ages 13+

September 6, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Science & Math, Virtual Reality
Event Details:
Experience Virtual Reality with the Oculus device while guided and supported by trained staff. Swim in the deep sea, make friends with a little robot, visit the White House or a National Park, or relax with a virtual movie that happens around you. Al...

Cyber-Fiction: The Martian’s Guide to the Red Planet - Part 1

September 9, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Lectures, Other
Event Details:
Professor R.C. Metro-Shivetts will discuss the history of writing and making films about Mars. He will compare the NASA-science approach used in the bestselling novel The Martian by Andy Weir to the 2015 film adaptation by Ridley Scott. Professo...

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

September 10, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...

Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

September 11, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Shold Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

The Jefferson County Library Board of Trustees meets at 10:00 am on the second Wednesday of every month. All board meetings are open to the public.

Book Discussion: "The Orchardist" by Amanda Coplin

September 12, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions - Adult
Event Details:
All are welcome to sign up for our monthly book discussion. Book discussions are held the second Thursday of each month from 6:15 – 7:45 pm. Sign up is required and copies of the book will be loaned by the library when you sign up. Participants are a...

Virtual Reality Open House for Ages 13+

September 13, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Science & Math, Virtual Reality
Event Details:
Experience Virtual Reality with the Oculus device while guided and supported by trained staff. Swim in the deep sea, make friends with a little robot, visit the White House or a National Park, or relax with a virtual movie that happens around you. Al...

Cyber-Fiction: The Martian’s Guide to the Red Planet - Part 2

September 16, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Lectures, Other
Event Details:
In Part 2 of The Martian’s Guide to the Red Planet, Professor. R.C. Metro-Shivetts will review his previous lecture, then take the discussion beyond The Martian by exploring other Science Fiction writing and films, moving towards the broader que...

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...

JCL in Quilcene: Preserving the Taste of Summer

September 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
This event takes place at the Quilcene Community Center, 294952 US-101, Quilcene. Learn the essentials of food safety while canning and preserving. Master Food Preserver Dianna Wiklund will discuss a variety of food preservation techniques, includ...

Third Tuesdays Trivia at the Keg & I

September 17, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Join library staff in a night of friendly competition.  Trivia questions will feature science, local history, pop culture, geography, and other various topics!  Bring your team or come solo, test your knowledge, and win! An extra point will...

Exoplanets: The Cryo-Vacuum Testing of the James Webb Space Telescope

September 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Exoplanets
Event Details:
The James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled for launch in 2021. It will have 100 times the sensitivity of the Hubble Space Telescope, and allow astronomers to investigate distant objects in the universe. Astronomer Dr. Eliot Malumuth will discuss the...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: Phoenix, Oregon

September 20, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
Defying midlife haze, two friends seize an unlikely opportunity to reinvent their lives, quitting their jobs to restore an old bowling alley and serve the “world's greatest pizza." This film runs 109 minutes. Jefferson County Library is proud to b...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: Jay, Myself

September 20, 2019
3:15pm - 5:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
Photographer Stephen Wilkes creates an intimate portrait of renowned photographer, Jay Maisel, and the 30,000 square foot building that he's inhabited and filled with his eccentric collection of beautiful random objects for the last 40 years. This fi...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: Motherload

September 21, 2019
10:30am - 12:15pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
Ride with Liz Canning, cyclist and mother, on her quest to understand the increasing isolation and disconnection of the digital age, its planetary impact, and how cargo bikes could be an antidote. This film runs 81 minutes and is preceded by the 4-mi...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: Twelve Conversations

September 21, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
What compels people to confide in one another? A chance meeting in a Port Townsend underground record shop, the intimate power of words and the way the future sometimes reveals the past. This film runs 102 minutes. Jefferson County Library is prou...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: The Wild

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
In this follow-up to 2014's documentary, The Breach, director Mark Titus outlines the ongoing struggle in Bristol Bay to preserve the wild salmon fishing industry, which faces devastation if a massive copper and gold mine is constructed. This film ru...

PTFF Roadshow at the Library: Reviewers Choice Shorts

September 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies & Music
Event Details:
A collection of films from around the world representing the genius of filmmakers to capture and portray individual human drama. These shorts were given highest ratings by the PTFF review team. The film series runs approximately 81 minutes. Jeffer...

WSU Seed Library Visits the Bookmobile

9/23 @ 10:30am
to
9/26 @ 2:30pm
Outside
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Outside
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Other
Event Details:
The WSU Master Gardeners will visit the Bookmobile monthly through October with their Seed Library. Join the effort to build our community’s food resilience. 1) Borrow seeds from the Seed Library 2) Grow beautiful, healthy plants and harvest he...

Library Budget Workshop

September 24, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Shold Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
All board meetings are open to the public. ...