Juneteenth

Celebrate Juneteenth at Nirvana Soul

During the week of Juneteenth (June 17,18, 20, and 21), you’ll find a “Book of the Day” and a “Quote of the Day” sticker on coffee cups at Nirvana Soul (King Library location) thanks to a special partnership between SJPL and Nirvana Soul Coffee.

Please note, all libraries will be closed on Wednesday, June 19 for Juneteenth.

 

Gather, Learn, & Celebrate

Let's commemorate Juneteenth together.

Recommended Reads

Check out these great books for kids, teens, and adults.

Physical and digital titles

Learn and Reflect

Essential eResources to celebrate and honor Juneteenth.

Tablet with the Libby App open and resting on a neutral toned table with a placemate and various neutral toned office items, contributing to a calm, peaceful environment. Screen shows a search for Juneteenth titles.

Celebrate Juneteenth with Libby

Libby has an amazing selection of eBooks for all ages to help you celebrate Juneteenth.
Chalkboard with the words June 19, Juneteenth written on it.

Gale in Context: US History - Juneteenth

Learn about the history of Juneteenth, and how it is celebrated around the United States.
Screenshot of The Great Courses site that features America's Long Struggle against Slavery, accessible via the Libby 7-Day Great Courses pass.

The Great Course: America's Long Struggle Against Slavery

Learn about the centuries-long fight against slavery in the United States. Check out Libby's 7-day Great Courses pass for access.

Staff Insights

Enjoy these blogs written by SJPL staff.

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