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Fightin' Words

Where: Main Library
When: March 31 at 7 p.m.

More than 100 years ago the Universities of Kentucky and Louisville met for the first time on the basketball court. In 1983 the rivals met each other in the original "Dream Game." Meet authors Ryan Clark and Joe Cox as they share stories of the notable games that helped form this infamous rivalry.

No registration for Fightin' Words.

Money Matters Meal Night

Where: Main Library
When: April 15 at 6 p.m.

Do you know how credit affects your daily life? Learn how to be a smart borrower while saving money and building a healthy credit score.

Register for Money Matters Meal Night Events.

Jamon Zeiler

Where: Scheben Branch
When: April 3 at 7 p.m.

Rescheduled from January. You'll hear songs you know and love from the 1930s through the present day.

No registratioin for Jamon Zeiler.

Image (C) by Jamon Zeiler.

Easter Closing

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: April 5

All Library locations will close in observance of Easter. Book drops will remain open. Have a safe holiday!

Image (CC) by Wikipedia.

Dr. Eric Jackson

Where: Main Library
When: April 6 at 7 p.m.

Experience the lives of Northern Kentucky African Americans through historic photographs and stories. Presented by Dr. Eric Jackson and based on his book from the Black America Series, Northern Kentucky. Signed copies available for purchase.

No registratioin for Dr. Eric Jackson.

Functional Medicine

Where: Florence Branch
When: April 7 at 7 p.m.

Dr Dammel, of The National Foundation for Wellness Professionals, discusses the three main reasons our bodies "malfunction." Learn how diet, environment, stress, and past trauma affect overall health and how to reduce pain.

Please register for Functional Medicine.

Image (C) by Foundation for Wellness Professionals.

NKU Graduate Programs

Where: Main Library
When: April 8 at 7 p.m.

Take the first step in pursuing your dream of entering graduate school or law school. Representatives from NKU's Office of Graduate Programs and Chase College of Law will cover the benefits of advanced education, admission requirements, program offerings, and more.

Please register for NKU Graduate Programs.

Image (C) by Northern Kentucky University.

Soy Candle Making

Where: Scheben Branch
When: April 9 at 7 p.m.

Carisa from Seventh Street Gifts teaches you how to use food grade wax and essential oils to make earth-friendly, high-quality, therapeutic candles. Choose from a wide assortment of essential oil scents and go home with one jar or votive candle.

Register for Soy Candle Making.

Image (CC) by lindsay.dee.bunny.

Derek Alan Band

Where: Florence Branch
When: April 12 at 2 p.m.

Hailing from Independence-KY, The Derek Alan Band playlist includes some of the most popular songs currently on the country charts, great country classics and original tunes.

No registration for The Derek Alan Band.

Image (C) by The Derek Alan Band.

Discover Jazz: The Gray Middle School Jazz Band

Where: Scheben Branch
When: April 14 at 7 p.m.

Hear the singin' sounds of this accomplished student jazz band. Led by Mr. William Kidwell.

No registration for Gray Middle School Jazz Band.

Image (C) by Gray Middle School Jazz Band.

BCPL Has an App

Where: Android & iOS Stores
When: Now

With BCPL's new app you can manage your Library account. Here's some of what you can do: 1) renew items; 2) review checked-out and overdue items; 3) use a digital library card, and more. Here's where you can get the app for Android and Apple devices:

Book Madness - a Literary Twist on March Madness

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: From March 26 to April 1

That's the end of the Round of 32. View the results!

Next up is the Sweet 16. Vote now!

Tales Origin Contest

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: From March 1 to March 31

For all ages! Write the origin story for the Library's dragon mascot, Tales. Print an entry form, get one at your branch, or send us your story online. Contest rules are on the entry form. Entries will be accepted from March 1 to March 31.

The Grand Prize winner will receive a $100 gift card and have the story published in the Library's June newsletter and on our website. Four runners-up will win a $25 gift card.

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