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Events & Programs

Two Weeks of Events

Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 - 3 1/2)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Experience Native American Flute
Date: Sunday, November 02, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy the sounds of Native American flute, played by Janice Trytten, while learning about the instruments and the rich traditions of the music.
Tiny Tots Story Time (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Young at Art - Painted Ornament
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Class added on Wednesday 11/19. Learn how to paint your very own masterpiece! Experienced instructors Linda Whaley and Sue Ervin will teach you how to paint a keepsake ornament - perfect for giving as a gift or displaying at home. Please register. Made possible by financial support from the Kentucky Arts Council.
Teen Gaming (M/H)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Gaming and snacks! Drop in when school is in session!
Peanut Butter Bash
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: November is National Peanut Butter Month and we are pondering all the positive points of peanut butter. Make and create with edible peanut butter clay, make your own peanut butter and see how it compares with familiar brands, build edible structures, and more!
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
Zumba
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Zumba® Fitness is the Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. It's a BLAST and it doesn't even feel like your working out! $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Lego Mania (all ages)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos. Registration required.
Decade's Party: 1970s (M/H)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Come celebrate the library's 40th anniversary with a party for every decade. Get down tonight, with a 1970s party. Lava Lamps, Pet Rocks, disco music.
Family Storytime (2 to 5+ years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Yoga
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014
Time: 7:10 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy a relaxing class that explores Hatha Yoga postures, breathing techniques and meditation. The class will be challenging enough to build and tone muscle as well as increase stamina. You'll leave feeling peaceful and revitalized. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
Voting
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 6:00 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: 2014 elections
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (Ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Open Gym (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: When we open the doors, the gym is yours! Basketball, gaming, and snacks!
voting
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: voting for November 4, 2014 elections
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
TAG (H) & MAC (M)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Make your voice heard! Help us plan programs, recommend books and materials, and earn volunteer hours. Pizza provided! Registration encouraged.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other local writing enthusiasts every other Tuesday night. Share your work, get feedback, encouragement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece.
voting machine pick-up
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: retrieval of voting machines
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Join this friendly group for learning the basics for sharing expertise in quilting.
Homeschool Sampler (Gr.1-5)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Experience Native American culture. See hunting artifacts, gardening tools, furs, clothes, and learn Native American games and face painting. Presented by Imago for Earth. Registration required.
Homeschool Hangout (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other teens in the homeschool community for science related activities.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, internet, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Are you working on your Spanish skills? This group is for those studying Spanish as well as people passionate about the language. Weekly discussion topics will include current events, culture and language skills. All skills levels are welcome!
Chess Club
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
Bookworms (3.5-5+ years)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Young at Art - Painted Ornament
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Class added on Wednesday 11/19. Learn how to paint your very own masterpiece! Experienced instructors Linda Whaley and Sue Ervin will teach you how to paint a keepsake ornament - perfect for giving as a gift or displaying at home. Please register. Made possible by financial support from the Kentucky Arts Council.
Magic the Gathering (M/H)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Here, I rule! Drop in to battle other local players, or join us to learn how to get started. BYOD. Free snacks!
Yoga
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Karen Landrum, RYT, for this basic/beginner yoga practice that offers a holistic approach to maintaining a healthy weight with increased flexibility, more stamina & lean muscle! Please bring a yoga mat & small handheld or wrist weights to improve lean muscle tone (weights are optional). $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Card Making
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn how to make four themed cards with independent stamping demonstrator Barbara Simpson. $5 materials fee. Registration required.
DIY Sharpie Plates (all ages)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: Design your own ceramic plate using permanent markers. Come back a week later to pick up your creation. Registration required.
Middle School Writers Group
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Do you write short stories? Songs? Poetry? Join us on the first Thursday of every month to share your work. No experience required!
Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 - 3 1/2)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
One City One Symphony: Listening Party
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is proud to again present One City, One Symphony in the fall of 2014. Prepare to be inspired as you explore the theme of Heroes in the music of Beethoven, Mahler and more as heard through recorded excerpts and expert interpretation from Assistant Dean of the Cincinnati-College-Conservatory of Music, Amy Dennison. Please register for this listening party by clicking on the link below.
Baby Time (birth-18 months)
Date: Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and builds pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime at Babies "R" Us: 4999 Houston Rd., Florence, KY 41042.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Artreach Children's Theater Presents Hansel & Gretel (all ages)
Date: Sunday, November 09, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Something mysterious is happening in the woods; Hansel & Gretel are hot on the trail in this musical portrayal of the classic tale.
bibliographic instruction with Brown Mackie College
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: bibliographic instruction with Brown Mackie College
Tiny Tots Story Time (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Teen Gaming (M/H)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Gaming and snacks! Drop in when school is in session!
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
Zumba
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Zumba® Fitness is the Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. It's a BLAST and it doesn't even feel like your working out! $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Decades Party: '80s
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Celebrate the library’s 40th Anniversary by partying through the decades! Celebrate the 80s -- Cosby sweaters, Big hair, Shrinky Dinks, and awesome music from the 80s.
bibliographic instruction with Brown Mackie College
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: bibliographic instruction with Brown Mackie College
Cincinnati Zoo Presents: Wings of Wonder (all ages)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: See a variety of birds as they fly, call, mimic, and outsmart their trainer in this up-close personal encounter with some of the zoo's avian friends. Caution: Peanuts will be present.
Family Storytime (2 to 5+ years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Yoga
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Time: 7:10 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy a relaxing class that explores Hatha Yoga postures, breathing techniques and meditation. The class will be challenging enough to build and tone muscle as well as increase stamina. You'll leave feeling peaceful and revitalized. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
St. Elizabeth's Cardio Unit
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women age twenty five and older. Despite that statistic, most women still believe it is a man’s disease. St. E will be in the parking lot offering FREE carotid screenings for women ages 28+ who are at risk for stroke or heart disease. Please call 859-301-9355 to register.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (Ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
Read With a Teen
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Practice your reading skills by reading with a teen. Call the Scheben branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Read it and Eat
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join us for an evening of Indian Cuisine and insightful literary conversation as we discuss the novel "Lowland" by Pulitzer Prize winning author Jhumpa Lahiri. We’ll dine on delicious Indian food from Guru India Restaurant and explore the book’s many layered and thought provoking themes.
DIY: One Night, One Project--Make Your Own Pizza (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: Hungry? Stop in to create your own pizza! All materials are provided. Registration encouraged.
Interact of Boone County
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Interact of Boone County Meeting
Chapter and Verse
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Chapter and Verse meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The group reads a little bit of everything, from fiction to biographies. Everyone is welcome!
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Kids Create! (3-6 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Hands on fun for little ones! This month-turkey time!
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
St. Elizabeth's Cardio Unit
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women age twenty five and older. Despite that statistic, most women still believe it is a man’s disease. St. E will be in the parking lot offering FREE carotid screenings for women ages 28+ who are at risk for stroke or heart disease. Please call 859-301-9355 to register.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, internet, snacks & more!
Young@Heart Book Group
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: This is a book discussion group aimed at showcasing some of the best books that our young adult collection has to offer. Each month features a book from genres such as science fiction, dystopian/post apocolyptic, romance, historical, and realistic. This group meets at Barnes and Noble off of Mall Road in Florence, Kentucky. Open to those who love Young Adult novels, young or old!
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime with adjustments for sensory sensitivity and special needs. Registration encouraged.
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Are you working on your Spanish skills? This group is for those studying Spanish as well as people passionate about the language. Weekly discussion topics will include current events, culture and language skills. All skills levels are welcome!
Color Me Mine
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Paint a sunflower bowl, a leaf-shaped bowl, or a mug. $10 fee per person, ages 13 and up. Please register.
Yu-gi-oh (grades 4-10)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: The duel is on! Play Yu-gi-oh with other local players. Bring your own deck. No trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Chess Club
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
Fall Job Fair
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Are you looking for a job? Come meet with employers who are currently hiring. Co sponsored by Kentucky Career Connect
Bookworms (3.5-5+ years)
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
2015 Medicare Changes
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Health insurance agent Todd Oldfield will discuss and answer questions about Medicare and how it will change in 2015. Todd Oldfield is a certified agent and is licensed by The Kentucky Department of Insurance. Please register.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Karen Landrum, RYT, for this basic/beginner yoga practice that offers a holistic approach to maintaining a healthy weight with increased flexibility, more stamina & lean muscle! Please bring a yoga mat & small handheld or wrist weights to improve lean muscle tone (weights are optional). $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Happy Hooking: Crochet For Beginners
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: This class is full, as is the waitlist class which is why it is no longer publicized.
Cincinnati Art Museum Presents Cultural Celebrations (grades K-2)
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Learn how cultures from around the world celebrate as you look at works of art from the Cincinnati Art Museum’s collection. Create your own pendant. Registration required.