The library will be closed for training on Wednesday, September 24. Please check the calendar on the home page of this website for holiday closings.
The Jackson County Public Library has a wide variety of performances, as well as educational talks and activities. These programs are designed to appeal to people of all ages and are free to the public. The programs are co-sponsored by the Friends of the Jackson County Public Library. Please click on the "Events" link on the right side of this page to see all scheduled events for the library.
Adult Literacy Classes The Jackson County Public Library (JCPL) and Southwestern Community College (SCC) and are partnering to offer an adult literacy program that will focus on the needs of those in our county who are either illiterate or who would like to improve/strengthen their reading skills. Juliane Joest, SCC instructor, will be teaching the classes. The program, Ready to Read, will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am - Noon, and will be located in the Genealogy Study Room on the second floor of the Library. If you or someone you know is interested, call the Library (828-586-2016) to make an appointment. Walk-ins will be accepted.