Boone County Public Library
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Discover Earth Exhibition

Where: Scheben Branch
When: May 14 to August 5

Discover Earth: Our Changing Planet is a national, traveling exhibition that explores our changing environment from a global perspective. All ages will enjoy the 12 interactive stations. Discover Earth makes science fun with hands-on multimedia activities on topics such as weather, the water cycle, and how changes in our local ecosystem impact the environment around the world

Discover Earth: A Century of Change is part of the STAR Library Education Network, led by the National Center for the Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Partners include the American Library Association, the Lunar and Planetary Institute, and Afterschool Alliance. Discover Earth is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Discover Earth
Discover Earth: A Century of Change

Mystery and Mayhem

Mystery and Mayhem
Recipe for a Good Read!

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: May 1 to May 31

Pick-up a "recipe" bookmark with a list of culinary mysteries for you to read. When you finish one, complete an entry form for a chance to win a branch basket and the grand-prize basket!

Also, take part in a food-related program and a recipe swap. Share your favorite recipe, and pick-up one to try. Check for more details in our May issue of Discover BCPL.

Also, Battaglia Deli and Cafe will offer a special sandwich and bakery item from recipes found in popular culinary mysteries.

Concert @ the Library: Cold Smoke

Where: Scheben Branch
When: May 6 at 7 p.m.

These seasoned pros play a great mix of R&B, blues, rock, and dance music. They have a dynamic rhythm section, a solid horn section, and excellent singers. They have played with some of the finest groups in the area, including The Juke Daddys, The Avenues, and Amazing Grace.

Image (c) by Cold Smoke.

Cold Smoke

Lents Branch Relocation

The process has begun to relocate the current Lents Branch to a new location in Hebron. For more information about the project please review our Relocation FAQ (25 KB) and Hebron Land Use Master Plan (15 MB).

If you used the Lents Branch, you can pick-up holds and check-out items twice per month when our mini-library on wheels visits the following locations in Hebron:

  • Remke parking lot: May 4, from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Lakeside Christian Church parking lot: May 19, from 10 a.m. to Noon

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