Kanopy Kids: Featuring Unlimited Plays

Kanopy Kids: Featuring Unlimited Plays

The library’s streaming video service, Kanopy, now includes Kanopy Kids: thoughtful entertainment for children aged preschool and up. Kanopy Kids provides parents and caregivers with hundreds of streaming videos from a curated selection of educational and enriching videos. Kanopy Kids contains developmentally appropriate, age-based ratings from Common Sense Media, as well as additional parental controls … Read More

2019 Tax Preparation

2019 Tax Preparation

Printed tax forms and instructions for the 1040 form and schedules 1-6 are available at the library or on the bookmobile. Library staff can help you locate and print other tax forms that you request. We cannot provide tax advice or assistance with completing tax returns. The tax filing deadline has been extended to July … Read More

Election & Voter Information

Election & Voter Information

Voters Guide Access the March 10, 2020 Presidential Primary Voters’ Guide online. Jefferson County Auditor – Elections Find local information about elections and voting. Secretary of State Elections & Voting Information  Information on voting in Washington from the Secretary of State. Find Your Legislator Find your legislative district, statewide and congressional district maps, and information … Read More

Traveling Trivia

Traveling Trivia

Flaunt your knowledge of books, movies, pop culture, and current events at Traveling Trivia on Tap! Bring a team of friends, or come solo and we’ll find a team for you. New book and movie titles will be featured each month.  February 7101 Brewery at Twana Roadhouse, QuilceneBook: Born a Crime by Trevor NoahFilm: Akeelah … Read More

Storytimes at the Library

Storytimes at the Library

Storytimes for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are held throughout each week. All sessions consist of age-appropriate picture books, songs, fingerplays, poetry, and often include playtime and crafts. Storytimes inspire a love of books and reading in participants of all ages. Research confirms that reading success starts with young children enjoying library storytimes! Mothersong 4th Tuesday … Read More

Homes for the Holidays

Homes for the Holidays

  Bakers and crafters of all ages and abilities are invited to design and build their own edible creations! Structures may be built out of anything edible, and the base should be no larger than 12” x 12” in size. Patrons will be given the opportunity to vote for their favorites, and the winners will … Read More

Hour of Code

Hour of Code

Hour of Code originated in 2013 as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code”, and show that anybody can learn the basics of computer coding. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, expanding to schools, libraries, and communities all over the world.  Join the fun! All ages are … Read More

Tech Tuesday at the Library

Tech Tuesday at the Library

Join us on Tuesdays for free, one-hour technology classes and individual assistance with your computer or handheld. Bring your device or borrow one of our laptops. Drop-in Open Tech AssistanceEVERY Tuesday 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Classes held 3:00 – 4:00 pm Class Schedule December 10 – Staff’s Favorite Apps 2019Staff will share their favorite … Read More

Timeslips: Creative Storytelling  for People with  Memory Loss

Timeslips: Creative Storytelling for People with Memory Loss

Join us for TimeSlips, a creative storytelling method that replaces the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine. Originally designed as a way for people with dementia to connect with their care partners, TimeSlips has evolved into a way for people to grow and connect across ALL challenges of memory loss. Storytelling empowers people … Read More

PTFF Roadshow: Free Cinema at the Library

PTFF Roadshow: Free Cinema at the Library

Jefferson County Library is proud to be a part of the 2019 Port Townsend Film Festival by hosting a free cinema at the library. All films are open to the public free of charge with advance ticket. Tickets will be available at the library 30 minutes prior to film start. Friday, September 20, 1:00 pm … Read More