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Events & Programs

Two Weeks of Events

Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Teen Night (M/H)
Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Want to hang out after the library closes? Now is your chance. Pizza, Games, and more!
Triple Crown Yoga
Date: Monday, December 01, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Triple Crown Yoga
In the Loop
Date: Monday, December 01, 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.
Young at Art - Christmas Candle
Date: Monday, December 01, 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.
Teen Gaming (M/H)
Date: Monday, December 01, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Gaming and snacks! Drop in when school is in session!
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, December 01, 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 01, 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 01, 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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
Open Gym (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Chapin Memorial Library
Description: When we open the doors, the gym is yours. Snacks provided.
TAG (H)
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Help us plan programs, recommend books, and earn volunteer hours. Pizza provided! Registration encouraged.
MAC: Middle School Advisory Committee (M)
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Voice your opinion! Recommend books, help us plan programs, and see your ideas come to life. Pizza provided! Registration encouraged.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 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.
Musikgarten (0-2 years)
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Elizabeth Hickerson will have you and your baby singing, dancing, and playing. Registration required.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Homeschool Sampler (Gr.1-5)
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Experience Christmas cultures from around the world. Registration requested.
Homeschool Hangout (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Homeschool Hangout: Cincinnati Museum Center Presents “Exploring Nano Science” (M/H)
Join other homeschooled teens and perform up to six experiments to explore the unique behavior of atoms and molecules on the nano scale. Registration requested.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, internet, snacks & more!
Movie Lovers Book Club (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Come and discuss this month's title, The Giver.
Movie theater snacks will be provided. Registration encouraged.
Scented Lotion Making
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Carisa from Seventh Street Gifts teaches you how to how to make natural lotion using dry ingredients and add high grade oils. Choose seasonal scents to personalize your own 4 oz. bottle. Ages 13+. Registration required.
Chess Club
Date: Wednesday, December 03, 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.
Kynect Assistance
Date: Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Certified Kynector John Losey will be providing assistance with Kentucky's Health Insurance Marketplace, Kynect. Please register and call the Florence Branch at 342-BOOK, extension 3, to reserve a time.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
Magic the Gathering (M/H)
Date: Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Battle other local players, or learn how to get started. BYOD.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, December 04, 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.
Middle School Writers Group (M)
Date: Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: All writers are welcome on the first Thursday of every month to share their work. No experience required!
North Pointe Elementary Chorus Presents Sounds of the Season (all ages)
Date: Friday, December 05, 2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy holiday music under the dome.
Mah Jongg
Date: Friday, December 05, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Artist Showcase
Date: Friday, December 05, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join us for an opening reception for the 11th Annual Artist Showcase. Get the first look at the artwork while enjoying refreshments and listening to the smooth sounds of the WGP Jazz Trio.
Christmas on Main ( all ages )
Date: Friday, December 05, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Warm up inside the library after the Santa Claus parade. Children's craft offered throughout the evening. Light refreshments will be served.
Artist Showcase
Date: Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind gift for that special someone this holiday season? Head to the 10th Annual Artist Showcase where your creative neighbors from the Boone County Visual Arts Association, and other talented local artists, will be displaying and selling their art.
Tis the Season (all ages)
Date: Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Santa?s at the library! Join us for holiday crafts, songs, and a reading of Twas the Night before Christmas. Don?t forget the camera!
Artist Showcase
Date: Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind gift for that special someone this holiday season? Head to the 10th Annual Artist Showcase where your creative neighbors from the Boone County Visual Arts Association, and other talented local artists, will be displaying and selling their art.
Experience Jazz with Chris Comer
Date: Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Pianist Chris Comer plays swingin' holiday standards and even your favorite songs from A Charlie Brown Christmas.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, December 08, 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.
Teen Gaming (M/H)
Date: Monday, December 08, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Gaming and snacks! Drop in when school is in session!
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, December 08, 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 08, 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 08, 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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play! Everyone welcome!
DIY : One Night, One Project--Cassette Tape Wallets (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Lents Branch
Description: Create a wallet from old cassette tapes and a zipper.
Chapter and Verse
Date: Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Chapter and Verse meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The group reads a little bit of everything, from fiction to biographies. Everyone is welcome!
Restoring Old Photos
Date: Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Using Photoshop Elements 12, learn how to restore the color to those old photos that have turned orange, how to make old, faded black and white photos look new again, and how to repair spots, scratches and tears. You will also learn how to colorize black and white photos. Please register.
Baby Play Group (ages 0-18 months)
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 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.
St. Elizabeth's Cardio Unit follow-up
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: St. Elizabeth's will do follow-up for cardio screenings held in November. Don't need to add to Discover Newsletter.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 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 10, 2014
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, internet, snacks & more!
Young@Heart Book Group
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: This is a book discussion group aimed at showcasing some of the best books that our young adult collection has to offer. Each month features a book from genres such as science fiction, dystopian/post apocolyptic, romance, historical, and realistic. This group meets at Barnes and Noble off of Mall Road in Florence, Kentucky. Open to those who love Young Adult novels, young or old!
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime with adjustments for sensory sensitivity and special needs. Registration encouraged.
Yu-gi-oh (grades 4-10)
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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.
Chess Club
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 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.