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Two Weeks of Events

In the Loop
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
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.
Free St. Elizabeth's Carotid Artery Screening
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: To qualify for the free screening you must be FEMALE Age 28 or older
With two or more risk factors, smoker or previous smoker, hypertension/high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, elevated triglycerides, diabetic, obesity/overweight, history of stroke or TIA (mini stroke), family history of Stroke or TIA, family history of cardiovascular disease, Please register, call 859-301-WELL.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
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 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
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.
Art for All (adults)
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Everyone paints the same picture under the guidance of a professional artist. There is a $15 material fee due when you arrive, at the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. Please register. We will be painting Waiting for Spring
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Classes are gentle yet challenging and help strengthen the mind, body and spirit. Most importantly, you will be encouraged to go within, quiet the mind and hear the beautiful, small voice within. Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
Chinese New Year (all ages)
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: It’s the Year of the Monkey! Make
a paper lantern and be part of
the dragon parade. Registration
encouraged.
Microsoft Excel II
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn how to use more of Excel’s functions by creating a budget, a checkbook register, and a chart. Find out other helpful options with this powerful program. Prerequisite for this class is MS Excel Basics or a working knowledge of MS Excel.
Let's Talk About It: The Underground Railroad in the Ohio River Valley
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Explore the impact of the Underground Railroad in the Ohio River Valley with this four part discussion series. Book kits and discussion schedule available for checkout to the first 30 registrants. Part 2: How did the Underground Railroad function in the Ohio Valley and Southern Indiana?
Yoga
Date: Monday, February 08, 2016
Time: 7:00 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. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
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.
Bridge for Beginners and New Players
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Designed for new players and those who skills are a bit rusty. The emphasis of this class will be fun and learning the basics of the game of Bridge. Registration required.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
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.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play - Everyone welcome!
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills. Call the Scheben Branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot. Registration required.
Art Club (grades K-5)
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Do you love painting, drawing, and all things art? This month: Yarn Block Printing. Registration encouraged.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
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.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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.
Get to Know Your iPad
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Are you a new iPad user or do you wish to do more with the iPad you’ve had sitting on the table? Join us for this introductory class to learn more about searching for and installing apps, working with photos and other cool tricks.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join this friendly group to learn the basics or share expertise in quilting.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Gaming! Internet! Snacks & more! Drop in after school!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Gaming, snacks, & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Drop in when school is in session for gaming, snacks & more!
Young@Heart Book Group
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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!
Yu-gi-oh (grades K-12)
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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.
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: For people studying Spanish as well as those passionate about the language. All skill levels are welcome! Presented in partnership with Gateway community college.
Healthy Lifestyle beyond your New Years Resolution!
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Melody Hoppius from Melody's Bootcamp and Lifestyle Fitness will be here to teach you how to fuel your body and eat for success. Put the tools together to lead a healthy lifestyle beyond your New Years Resolution. Understanding what healthy food really means through reading labels and dissecting all the hidden ingredients.
Thrillers and Chillers
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Like to read suspense, mystery, and true crime? Join us! This group meets on the second Thursday of each month.
Bridge for Beginners and New Players
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Designed for new players and those who skills are a bit rusty. The emphasis of this class will be fun and learning the basics of the game of Bridge. Registration required.
Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
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 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
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, February 11, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: This 4-week class starts on the first Thursday of each month and covers all the basics of how to use a computer and surf the Internet. Learn about the parts of a computer system, how to get online and get to websites, how to use search engines and perform keyword searching, and how to set up and use an email account. Pease register.
Bookworms (3 - 5 years old)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 1:00 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: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Terri Doll-Butler, 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). $30 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Yoga for Kids (3-6 years and Parents)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Jessica Schloemer from A Gift of Yoga will teach yoga techniques. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required.
Anti-Valentines Day (M/H)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Uninterested in celebrating Valentine’s Day? Join us in eating broken heart chocolate, making our own conversation hearts, and drowning our sorrows in anti-love songs. Registration encouraged.
Family Storytime ( birth - 5 years old)
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
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.
AARP Tax Aide
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Targeted to low and moderate income taxpayers, the Tax-Aide program gives special attention to those 50 and older. But no one is turned away unless the tax situation is too complex or beyond the tax preparers' training. Things are different this year! Instead of the number system we’ve used in the past, you will need to call 859-360-2341 to make an appointment.
Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
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
Sensory Storytime
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
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
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
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.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play - all skill levels welcome!
Concert @ the Library: Dallas Remington
Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Dallas Remington is a fifteen-year-old ambitious singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist (drums,bass,acoustic guitar, electric guitar, keyboard, banjo). Paducah, Kentucky is home for this talented teen. Along with Dallas's original compositions you will hear classic country songs from the past to today's contemporary hits.
The Simple Way to Get Your Affairs in Order
Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: John Hartmann from Legacy Planning Services will discuss the ins and outs of estate planning. Topics to be covered include living trusts, wills, power of attorney, protecting your assets, and more. Please register.
Family Time (ages birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 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.
Pages and Paws (Grades K-5)
Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Read to one of the library's therapy dogs. Call the Main Library to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Concert @ the Library: Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle
Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle is a Cincinnati based, 4 piece Americana/Folk band that blends the tradition of heroes like Woody Guthrie and Mississippi John Hurt with contemporary flavor. Whether they're playing local shows or touring throughout the region, their performances are guaranteed to be high-energy and lots of fun!
Fly Tying Classes
Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Northern KY Fly Fischer will teach you the basics of tying flies. Class 1 teaches about the tools each student must have in order to take the classes. Classes 2 - 6 teach about four basic styles of flies and the various parts of all types of flies. All classes are FREE but you must register. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
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.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
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 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
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.
Sticky Science (grades 3-5)
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Get your hands dirty making your own oobleck, flubber, and silly putty. Registration required.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Classes are gentle yet challenging and help strengthen the mind, body and spirit. Most importantly, you will be encouraged to go within, quiet the mind and hear the beautiful, small voice within. Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
ROYAL (Reviewers of Young Adult Literature) (M/H)
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Read new books before they hit the shelves. Publishers and writers will receive your reviews. Registration encouraged.

Let's Talk About It: The Underground Railroad in the Ohio River Valley
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Explore the impact of the Underground Railroad in the Ohio River Valley with this four part discussion series. Book kits and discussion schedule available for checkout to the first 30 registrants. Part 3: How and why did African Americans (Free and Enslaved) participate in Underground Railroad activities on a local, regional, and national level?
Yoga
Date: Monday, February 15, 2016
Time: 7:00 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. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play - Everyone welcome!
Teen Writer Tuesday (H)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join us on the third Tuesday of every month to share your work. No experience required. Registration encouraged.
Newport Aquarium Presents Scales & Tails (all ages)
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: Meet turtles, tortoises, snakes and lizards and learn how they survive in the wild.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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, February 17, 2016
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 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
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.
Rainbow Creations (3-6 years)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Hands on fun for little ones. Be prepared - we might get messy! Registration encouraged.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join this friendly group to learn the basics or share expertise in quilting.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Gaming! Internet! Snacks & more! Drop in after school!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Gaming, snacks, & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Drop in when school is in session for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: For people studying Spanish as well as those passionate about the language. All skill levels are welcome! Presented in partnership with Gateway community college.
Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
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 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
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, February 18, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: This 4-week class starts on the first Thursday of each month and covers all the basics of how to use a computer and surf the Internet. Learn about the parts of a computer system, how to get online and get to websites, how to use search engines and perform keyword searching, and how to set up and use an email account. Pease register.
Bookworms (3 - 5 years old)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 1:00 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.
Lawyers in the Library: Free Legal Information on Bankruptcy
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Do you have general questions about your personal financial matters (filing bankruptcy, avoiding bankruptcy, credit issues, and short sales in real estate), attorney Cathy Stavros, from the local law firm of Ziegler & Schneider will be available for free 15- minute sessions. Contact Kathy @ 292.3393 to schedule an appointment.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Terri Doll-Butler, 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). $30 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
DIY: Cupcake Decorating (M/H)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Decorate your own cupcake using a piping bag, fondant, and sprinkles! Registration required.
Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Play and build your world on the library's Minecraft server. Registration required.
Family Storytime ( birth - 5 years old)
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
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.
Solar Works in Kentucky
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Don Adams from the Kentucky Solar Energy Society will present "Watts up doc? - A Solar Power Tutorial" outlining the steps to setting up and operating your own solar power electrical system. He will highlight his own home as a case study on how you can cut your home electrical energy costs in half and then proving that turning to solar power can be cost effective alternative for home owners in KY.
AARP Tax Aide
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Targeted to low and moderate income taxpayers, the Tax-Aide program gives special attention to those 50 and older. But no one is turned away unless the tax situation is too complex or beyond the tax preparers' training. Things are different this year! Instead of the number system we’ve used in the past, you will need to call 859-360-2341 to make an appointment.
Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
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
Sensory Storytime
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
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
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
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.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play - all skill levels welcome!
Playhouse in the Park presents "Antigone"
Date: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: With a terrible war behind them, Antigone and Prince Haemon are resolved to bring peace and stability to their city through their wedding. But Antigone remains tortured by the king’s edict forbidding the burial of her traitorous brother. Facing an uncertain future, this brace young woman must choose between obeying the laws of men and honoring her loyalty to her family in this inventive and very accessible new take on the timeless Greek legend.
Wump Mucket Puppets (all ages)
Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Enjoy the zany antics of these adorable puppets.
Family Time (ages birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time: 1:00 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.
Fly Tying Classes
Date: Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Northern KY Fly Fischer will teach you the basics of tying flies. Class 1 teaches about the tools each student must have in order to take the classes. Classes 2 - 6 teach about four basic styles of flies and the various parts of all types of flies. All classes are FREE but you must register. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117.