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Two Weeks of Events

Adult Coloring
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy this relaxing and creative activity while meeting other coloring aficionados. Coloring supplies are provided. All adults are welcome.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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.
Bookworms (ages 3.5 - 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 10:30 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.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Science Matters: Reaction Action (family)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Chemical Reactions abound in this colorful and cool science demonstration! Witness the Genie in a Bottle, Burning Water, and other experiments.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Stories with messy art!
Anime and Manga (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other otakus for movies, snacks, and kawaii crafts.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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.
Continuing Watercolor
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Discover the joy and beauty of watercolor painting! This 4-week class, taught by Winnie Bowling, is open to students of all levels - beginning, intermediate and advanced - as well as both new and old students. $15 total fee for all classes. Please register.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Opportunity to sit with friends and work on your latest project!
Baby Time (ages birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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 (2 1/2 to 3 /12 years)
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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 (ages 2.5 - 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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.
NKY English Conversation Club
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Come practice your English with fluent English speakers! This is a relaxed, conversational setting for adults learning English to practice and improve. All levels welcome.
Get Craft-tea! Summer Cool-Down: no sew sock snowman
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Come for an invigorating bit of winter in June! Create a totally cool snowman using socks, buttons, and some imagination. Ages 14 up. Supplies provided. Registration required.
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
No meeting. Will resume in August. Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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.
Advanced Digital Photography Series
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the workflow of activities from capture to photo sharing. Designed for DSLR and Mirrorless cameras. Cameras with the ability to spot meter and be used completely in manual mode will be most suitable for this class. Participants must have a working knowledge of their camera controls and basic photography concepts. Class consists of 3 progressive sessions. Please register for each class you plan to attend.

Syllabus:
1. Introduction and Objectives
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Objectives
2. Review of intermediate concepts
3. Setting up your camera for the way you shoot
4. Advanced Exposure
4.1 What is correct exposure?
4.2 Histograms and ETTR
4.3 Light Meters
4.3a How a reflective light meter works
4.3b How an incident light meter works
4.4 Metering Modes
4.4a Matrix or Evaluative
4.4b Center Weighted
4.4c Spot
4.5 Exercise and Demonstration
5. Advanced Camera Operations
5.1 Aperture Priority
5.2 Manual
5.3 Auto ISO
5.4 Exercise and Demonstration
6. Focus / Autofocus
6.1 Autofocus settings
6.2 Autofocus tips and tricks
6.3 Using the AF On button
6.4 Demonstration and exercise
7. Using Flash
7.1 Flash Concepts
7.2 Flash as main light
7.3 Fill Flash
7.4 Demonstration
8. Digital Capture
8.1 Types of Files
8.1a JPEG
8.1b RAW
8.2 Full Size vs Cropped sensor
8.3 Diffraction and depth of field
9. In the field
9.1 Transporting equipment
9.2 Using a tripod
9.3 Working a subject
9.4 Planning your day for the best light
9.5 Storing and backing up images in the field
10. Editing Photos
10.1 Naming and storing
10.2 Selecting your best shot
10.3 Correcting exposure and white balance
10.4 Enhancing saturation and colors
10.5 Sharing a final image
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
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 (ages 18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
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, June 29, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Bookworms (ages 3.5 - 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
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, June 29, 2017
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.
Family Science Night
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Family Science Night Join in the fun! Family Science Night is a free opportunity for parents and children to learn together. Explore a different theme each week. Registration for each participant is required.
Stories with Art (ages 3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
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 (all ages)
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Tiny Tots (ages 18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
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.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
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.
Mahjong
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play—no experience necessary!
Teen Night (M/H)
Date: Friday, June 30, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Want to hang out after the Library closes? Now is your chance. Pizza, games, and more!
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, July 01, 2017
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.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, July 03, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, July 03, 2017
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 (ages 2.5 - 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, July 03, 2017
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.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, July 03, 2017
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 at 334-2117.
Yoga
Date: Monday, July 03, 2017
Time: 7:10 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.
Baby Time (ages birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
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 (2 1/2 to 3 /12 years)
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
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-5+)
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
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 (ages 2.5 - 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
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, July 05, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join this friendly group to learn the basics or share expertise in quilting.
Advanced Digital Photography Series
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the workflow of activities from capture to photo sharing. Designed for DSLR and Mirrorless cameras. Cameras with the ability to spot meter and be used completely in manual mode will be most suitable for this class. Participants must have a working knowledge of their camera controls and basic photography concepts. Class consists of 3 progressive sessions. Please register for each class you plan to attend.

Syllabus:
1. Introduction and Objectives
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Objectives
2. Review of intermediate concepts
3. Setting up your camera for the way you shoot
4. Advanced Exposure
4.1 What is correct exposure?
4.2 Histograms and ETTR
4.3 Light Meters
4.3a How a reflective light meter works
4.3b How an incident light meter works
4.4 Metering Modes
4.4a Matrix or Evaluative
4.4b Center Weighted
4.4c Spot
4.5 Exercise and Demonstration
5. Advanced Camera Operations
5.1 Aperture Priority
5.2 Manual
5.3 Auto ISO
5.4 Exercise and Demonstration
6. Focus / Autofocus
6.1 Autofocus settings
6.2 Autofocus tips and tricks
6.3 Using the AF On button
6.4 Demonstration and exercise
7. Using Flash
7.1 Flash Concepts
7.2 Flash as main light
7.3 Fill Flash
7.4 Demonstration
8. Digital Capture
8.1 Types of Files
8.1a JPEG
8.1b RAW
8.2 Full Size vs Cropped sensor
8.3 Diffraction and depth of field
9. In the field
9.1 Transporting equipment
9.2 Using a tripod
9.3 Working a subject
9.4 Planning your day for the best light
9.5 Storing and backing up images in the field
10. Editing Photos
10.1 Naming and storing
10.2 Selecting your best shot
10.3 Correcting exposure and white balance
10.4 Enhancing saturation and colors
10.5 Sharing a final image
Young Boone County
Date: Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Meet with other teens and help plan events that give back to your community.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, July 06, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, July 06, 2017
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 (ages 18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, July 06, 2017
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, July 06, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Bookworms (ages 3.5 - 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, July 06, 2017
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, July 06, 2017
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.
Stories with Art (ages 3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, July 06, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
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 (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiny Tots (ages 18 months - 2.5 years)
Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
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.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
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.
Mahjong
Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play—no experience necessary!
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, July 08, 2017
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.
American Girl Book Club (grades K-5)
Date: Sunday, July 09, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Summer is a time for friendship, ice cream, and fun. Make friendship bracelets and yummy ice cream treats for you and your doll. Registration encouraged.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
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 (ages 2.5 - 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
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!
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "What's Up?" 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.
3D Printing Boot Camp (M)
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Learn the basics of 3D printing and design in this four day boot camp. In the notes field, please let us know why you are interested in 3D printing. Registration required.
Art for All!
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "What's Up?" 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.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
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 at 334-2117.
Get Moving: Zumba!
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Zumba is a total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility. It boosts energy and is a fun way to work out!! Please register.
Yoga
Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Time: 7:10 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.