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Events & Programs

Two Weeks of Events

Bridge
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Read With a Teen Training
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Mandatory training session for all teens interested in volunteering for Read With a Teen, either in the summer or during the school year. Registration and application required.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, May 26, 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.
Not Your Grandma's Cross Stitch (M/H)
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Rude cross stitching with Ally. Come have fun. Or don’t.
Discover Earth - Hydroponics 101
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Heard of Hydroponics and wondered what all the hype is about? Rose Sinning from Worm's Way in Erlanger will be teaching us how growing plants in water has never been easier! Please register.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, May 27, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Teen Night (M/H)
Date: Friday, May 27, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Want to hang out after the library closes? Now is your chance. Pizza, games, and more!
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, May 29, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Chess Club (grades K-12)
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join us for a battle of wits! Test your chess skills against other masters or come to learn the rules of the game. All skill levels are welcome.
Young Boone County Meeting
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Packing Power Packs for summer feeding events.
Read With a Teen Training (grades 8-12))
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Mandatory training session for all teens interested in volunteering for Read With a Teen, either in the summer or during the school year. Registration and application required.
Eating Well on a Budget
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Learn how to stretch your food budget while eating well! Along with a tasty sample of a healthy recipe, participants will receive wholesome recipes, helpful tips on saving at the grocery store, and a free kitchen too to take home. Please register. Part of Mystery and Mayhem.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, June 01, 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, June 01, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, June 01, 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.
German Language II Class
Date: Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join experienced instructor Klaus Seidlitz in a continuation of German conversation and grammar beyond the basics. Attendance in previous German language classes or elementary knowledge of the language is needed. The class consists of one session per week for six consecutive weeks. Registration required.
Free St. Elizabeth's Carotid Artery Screening
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence 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.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: This 3-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. Please register.
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
A Simple Way to Get Your Affairs in Order
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: John Hartmann from Legacy Planning Services will discuss the financial aspects of protecting your assets and legal aspects needed to protect you and your children from probate court.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, June 02, 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.
Underground Railroad of Boone County Bus Tour
Date: Friday, June 03, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Discover the Underground Railroad in Boone County! Back by popular demand, explore the people and places in Boone County's elusive Underground Railroad history. Travel on an air conditioned bus to historic sites in Rabbit Hash, Petersburg, Big Bone Lick State Park and more. Lunch is included! $40 payment by cash or check is required to secure registration. Please register. Please help us by filling out a survey after you attend. Thank you. https://impactsurvey.org/branch-select/yqk859/205597/57ly96
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, June 03, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, June 05, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, June 06, 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.
EXPERIENCE Tai Chi
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Northern Kentucky Shaolin-do will demonstrate this form of meditation in motion' which promotes serenity and inner peace, this will be a 30-minute class. Tai Chi is good for all ages!
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Monday, June 06, 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.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, June 06, 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.
Hook and Needle: Yarn Bombing the Library
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Come participate in our annual yarn bombing event! Come learn the basics or drop in during one of the two meetings to pick up this year's patterns and supplies. Just bring your own size "I" (5.5mm) hook to help make squares for this years additions to the display.
A Touch of Magic by Jason the Great (all ages)
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Combined with energy, laughter, and audience participation, this magic show will engage the whole family.
Yoga
Date: Monday, June 06, 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.
Porcelain Paintets
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: painters of porcelain
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Young Boone County Meeting (H)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Hang out with other teens and help plan events that give back to your community.
Continuing Watercolor
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016
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.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 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 (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, June 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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 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, June 08, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 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.
Yu-gi-oh (grades K-12)
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 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.