Tuesday Night at the Movies: “The Public Enemy” is the featured movie at 5:30 p.m. on July 3. The event is free and popcorn and drinks will be provided.
Teen writing group: Come share suggestions, get prompts, participate in writing games and challenges and work on your own writing projects at the library. Snacks, drinks and writing resources will be provided. Teen Writing Group is open to sixth through 12th graders. Registration is preferred, but not required.
Tail Waggin’ Tutors: Therapy Dogs International’s “Tail Waggin’ Tutors” program encourages children to read by providing a non-judgmental listener and furry friend to read to that won’t laugh at them if they make a mistake or stumble over a word. Free 15-minute sessions are limited and registration is required. Call the library to find out available times and to register.
Johnson City Public Library, 100 W. Millard St., Johnson City, 423-434-4450, www.jcpl.org.
Bright Star Children’s theater performance: The library will host the Theatre on Thursday, July 5, in the Jones Meeting Room. At 11 a.m., the performance will be Old MacDonald’s Sing-Along Farm. At 1:30 p.m., the Bright Star Children’s Theater will present American Tales & Tunes. Folk songs and folktales from across America come to life in this music-filled adventure. For the comfort and safety of all, space is limited to 150. Doors will open 15 minutes prior to each show with first come-first served seating.