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

Book Project Video: The Story of Bob

Book Project Video: The Story of Bob

  Book titles have their own stories to tell! Last Friday, staff arranged the titles of library books into sentences to tell a story. We took to the library lawn, and assembled a continuous line of people holding the book covers, and used them to make a video of our story. Thank you to all … Read More

Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

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. All these experiences can be yours through the magic of virtual reality. … Read More

WSU Seed Library

WSU Seed Library

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 healthy food for your family. 3) Return a portion of your saved seeds to the Seed Library … Read More

Don’t Miss the Pacific Science Center’s Portable Planetarium

Don’t Miss the Pacific Science Center’s Portable Planetarium

Enter the Pacific Science Center’s inflatable planetarium to enjoy an astronomical show! Friday, July 26 Events will be held at the Chimacum Creek Primary School, 313 Ness’ Corner Road, Port Hadlock. Admittance on a first come first served basis. Up in the Sky (two sessions) 1:00 – 1:45 pm (ages 5-11) 1:45 – 2:15 pm … Read More

Outer Space Trivia at the Keg & I Taproom

Outer Space Trivia at the Keg & I Taproom

Space is a mysterious place, however, there are plenty of things we do know when it comes to the vast space that surrounds us here on Earth. Challenge your knowledge of planets, stars, constellations, and more at the space-themed Third Tuesdays Trivia event on Tuesday, July 16 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. For adults 21 … Read More

Teen Photo Contest

Teen Photo Contest

Teens have many compelling stories to tell. Using your phone or camera, tell yours by submitting a photo for the Third Annual Jefferson County Library Teen Photography Contest. The theme for this year’s show is: Composition. Prizes will be awarded for People’s Choice, as well as 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place as judged by local … Read More

2018 Tax Preparation

2018 Tax Preparation

Following the most expansive tax law changes in 30 years, the IRS created a shorter, simpler Form 1040 for the 2019 tax season. The new Form 1040 will replace the current Form 1040 as well as the Form 1040A and the Form 1040EZ. The new Form 1040 uses a “building block” approach, in which the … Read More

Climate Change: What Can We Do?

Climate Change: What Can We Do?

Hosted by Professor Paul Loubere, this four-part series takes place Monday evenings in March and explores the ways we can reduce global warming at personal, local and national levels. Additional Resources March 4 – Find out where CO2 comes from and where it goes, sources of CO2 emissions, discretionary vs. structural emissions, and our own carbon … Read More