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Two Weeks of Events

Rummikub
Date: Sunday, December 04, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
An Antique Affair: A Celebration of Books and Other Things Vintage and Venerable
Date: Sunday, December 04, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Be inspired and nostalgic with books during this special book sale featuring vintage, holiday and craft books. Learn the art of book folding and create a holiday card using recycled book pages. See how others have creatively repurposed books headed to the recycle bin into book crafts and home décor. Enjoy cookies and cocoa while you browse. A concert featuring holiday music with pianist Steve Mason and singer Julie Wahba will be held Under the Dome at 2pm. BCHS Choir will perform upstairs in the meeting rooms at 3:30pm. *Library bucks will not be accepted for vintage books, but may be used for all other books on sale that day.
Holiday Music Under the Dome with pianist Steve Mason
Date: Sunday, December 04, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Be inspired and nostalgic with books during this special book sale featuring vintage, holiday and craft books. Learn the art of book folding and create a holiday card using recycled book pages. See how others have creatively repurposed books headed to the recycle bin into book crafts and home décor. Enjoy cookies and cocoa while you browse. A concert featuring holiday music with pianist Steve Mason and singer Julie Wahba will be held Under the Dome at 2pm. *Library bucks will not be accepted for vintage books, but may be used for all other books on sale that day.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, December 05, 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.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, December 05, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows.Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Yoga
Date: Monday, December 05, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Relax and explore Hatha yoga postures. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Knitted Ornaments
Date: Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Want to decorate your tree with knitting, or create a last-minute gift? Join us for an evening of fun and easy holiday knitting. Bring small amounts of fingering to worsted size yarn, straight and double-pointed needles sized for the yarn, scissors and a bit of stuffing. Please register.
Young Boone County Meeting (H)
Date: Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Meet with other teens and help plan events that give back to your community.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join this friendly group to learn the basics or share expertise in quilting.
Homeschool Hangout (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Make scarves out of fleece to donate to Scarf It Up!
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, December 07, 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.
Voices of World War II
Date: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: On the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, four local WWII veterans tell their remarkable stories: Clarence Arand, Army Air Corps; Robert Doolan, Army Air Corps, POW; William Hargis, Navy; Noah Switzer, Navy. Hear these four living legends recall serving their country.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, December 08, 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.
Lotion Candles
Date: Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: In time for gift-giving or pampering yourself, use food-grade soy wax, oils, and tree and plant butters to make your very own therapeutic grade lotion candle. These high quality candles can be enhanced with the essential or fragrance oils of your choice. Once made, they burn at a skin safe temperature they makes an all-natural skin food lotion that is warm and luxurious. $5 materials fee. Registration required.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, December 09, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Concert @ the Library: Buffalo Wabs & the Price Hill Hustle
Date: Friday, December 09, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Back by popular demand, 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!
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Concert @ the Library: The Hills of Kentucky Dulcimers
Date: Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: The Hills of Kentucky Dulcimers present their annual Christmas concert! Listen or sing along with the Dulcimers as they play carols, gospels, and other holiday songs.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, December 12, 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.
Art for All!
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "Angel" under the guidance of a professional artist. At the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. $20 materials fee. Please register.
Blood Drive
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Every day 300 blood donors are needed in our local community. Help us give the gift of life by donating blood. Register online at Hoxworth.org and search for 41005. Walk-ons are always welcome!
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows.Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Art for All!
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "Angel" under the guidance of a professional artist. At the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. $20 materials fee. Please register.
Winter Family Crafting (family)
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Spend the evening making winter crafts to decorate your home or give as a gift. All supplies will be provided by the library; no cost. Registration encouraged.
Yoga
Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Relax and explore Hatha yoga postures. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 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.
Graeter's Chocolate
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Jane Cervantes returns to liven up and celebrate the season with Graeter's chocolate. Trivia, history, and plenty of actual chocolate for everyone, including chocolate snowmen, snowflakes, and more. Please register.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 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, December 14, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Lego Mania (family)
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos.
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Drop for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 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.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, December 15, 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: Candy Wreaths (M/H)
Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Create a candy wreath for yourself or to give as a gift. Registration encouraged.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, December 16, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Children's Theater of Cincinnati Presents A Christmas Carol (family)
Date: Friday, December 16, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Treat the family to one of the best loved holiday stories of all time. Watch as Ebenezer Scrooge goes on a Christmas Eve adventure.