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Events & Programs

Two Weeks of Events

Baby Play Group (ages 0-18 months)
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Babies and their caregiver are invited to join us for a play group. Age appropriate toys and light refreshments will be provided.
Taco Bell interviews
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Interviews for new Taco Bell restaurant
Real Men Read
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Real Men Read meets the third Wednesday of every month at 10:30 am. This group reads books that appeal to men and then share what they've read. Join us to discuss your latest good book!
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, internet, snacks & more!
Best of 2014 (birth-grade 5)
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Warm up with a cup of cocoa and the hottest books, music, and movies of 2014.
Longbranch Elementary Chorus Presents Sounds of the Season (all ages)
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy music for the holidays.
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Are you working on your Spanish skills? This group is for those studying Spanish as well as people passionate about the language. Weekly discussion topics will include current events, culture and language skills. All skills levels are welcome!
Chess Club
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Young at Art - Painted Christmas Candle
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn how to paint your very own masterpiece! Experienced instructors Linda Whaley and Sue Ervin will teach you how to paint a beautiful candle for your holiday table setting. Registration required. Made possible by financial support from the Kentucky Arts Council.
Pizza & Pages (M/H)
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Eat pizza and talk about books you've been reading.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Karen Landrum, RYT, 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). $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Threading Thursday (M/H)
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Are you itchin' to be stitchin'? Bring your latest projects and work among other thread-loving friends.
Registration encouraged.
Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, December 19, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Concert @ the Library: Queen City Bronze
Date: Friday, December 19, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Hear your favorite Christmas songs played by this professional hand bell ensemble.
Breakfast with Santa (all ages)
Date: Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: After eating breakfast with Santa, drop by the library for holiday crafts and activities
"What I Saw at Cane Ridge" The Great Revival that Transformed Kentucky
Date: Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: When people talk about the "Bible Belt" they might be interested to learn of its roots in the great Cane Ridge Revival. Take a journey back to 1801. Discover what drew 25,000 people to Cane Ridge, including Kentucky's governor. Presenter Eddie Price will have signed copies of his book, Widder's Landing, available for $28.57.
Kinderballet Presents A Christmas Carol (recommended ages 5 and above)
Date: Sunday, December 21, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Journey with Ebeneezer Scrooge as three ghosts teach him the true meaning of life. Meet the dancers after the show.
Concert @ the Library: The Hills of Kentucky Dulcimers
Date: Sunday, December 21, 2014
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 22, 2014
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 22, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
Zumba
Date: Monday, December 22, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Zumba® Fitness is the Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. It's a BLAST and it doesn't even feel like your working out! $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Pokemon (grades 4-7)
Date: Monday, December 22, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Gotta catch ‘em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Yoga
Date: Monday, December 22, 2014
Time: 7:10 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. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, December 26, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
In the Loop
Date: Monday, December 29, 2014
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 29, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows. Please bring a yoga mat. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register at 334-2117.
Zumba
Date: Monday, December 29, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Zumba® Fitness is the Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. It's a BLAST and it doesn't even feel like your working out! $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Yoga
Date: Monday, December 29, 2014
Time: 7:10 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. $25 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register (859) 334 2117.
Yoga
Date: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Karen Landrum, RYT, 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). $25 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Anime and Manga Club (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other otakus for movies, snacks, and kawaii crafts.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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.