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Two Weeks of Events

Piecemakers Quilting Group Sit and Sew
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Opportunity to sit with friends and work on your latest project!
Baby Time (Birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 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.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 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.
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Drop for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 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.
In the Loop
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Switched from 8/29/16
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Off-Site
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, September 01, 2016
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 (18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
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, September 01, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, September 01, 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.
Bookworms (3 1/2 - 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
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.
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, September 01, 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.
Harry Potter Trivia (all ages)
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Groups of no more than six, serious wizards only. Muggles need not apply.
Stories with Art (3 - 6 years old)
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
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, September 02, 2016
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, September 02, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, September 02, 2016
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, September 02, 2016
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 for Everyone
Date: Friday, September 02, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, September 03, 2016
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.
Chess Club for Adults
Date: Saturday, September 03, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Chess group for adults. Open to all adults.
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, September 04, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
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 (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Tuesday, September 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.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Public Health Pop-up
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Wondering about the effect of the Zika virus on the NKY region? Northern Kentucky Health Department will discuss current public health topics affecting the area. Discover what you need to be aware of and ways to protect your health.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Stories with messy art!
Young Boone County Meeting (H)
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Hang out with other teens and help plan events that give back to your community.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, September 06, 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.
Baby Time (Birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, September 07, 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.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2016
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Wednesday, September 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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, September 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, September 07, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Come meet other homeschool families and find out about upcoming homeschool programs.
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Spanish Conversation Group
Date: Wednesday, September 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.
Thrillers and Chillers
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Like to read suspense, mystery, and true crime? Join us! This group meets on the second Thursday of each month.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Conservancy Park, Belleview Shelter
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Off-Site
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, September 08, 2016
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 (18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
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, September 08, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, September 08, 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.
Bookworms (3 1/2 - 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
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.
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Hook & Needle: Amigurumi Minion part B
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: ADVANCED CLASS - We're making our own little yellow friends! This is a two-session class for advanced crocheters. Sign up for one Part A and one Part B. Please pick up supplies list at Main Library or contact Katie at kwidener@bcpl.org. Registration required.
ABC's Of Parenting
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: ABC's of Parenting Class with the Family Nurturing Center and Walton Verona Elementary School. To register, please call Jessica Iles at 485-4432, ext.1610.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, September 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.
Card Making
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn how to make four themed cards with independent stamping demonstrator Barbara Simpson. For ages 16 and older. $5 materials fee. Please register.
Stories with Art (3 - 6 years old)
Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016
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, September 09, 2016
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, September 09, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, September 09, 2016
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, September 09, 2016
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 for Everyone
Date: Friday, September 09, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
David Kisor Presents (family)
Date: Friday, September 09, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy singing and dancing to the inspirational songs of David Kisor.
The Clay Studio: Punch Plate and Tile Glazing
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: Design your own 6in x 6in ceramic tile. The tiles will be painted with glaze for a glossy finish, perfect for decoration or a trivet. Also, create a small dish by pressing stamps onto a flat slab of clay. The clay will be punched into foam to raise the edges of the plate and then painted with glaze. These two pieces must be fired in a kiln and will be available for pick up three weeks after the workshop. $10 supply fee per participant. Please register.
PAWS to Read (grades K-5)
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Read to one of the library's therapy dogs. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
River Valley Wood Carvers
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in to see finished pieces, watch members perform carvings, ask questions, or receive instructions about the art of wood carving.
BOOK SALE
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Walton Branch
Description: Spend your afternoon shopping at the Library! Choose from hardbacks, paperbacks, CDs, videos, reference materials and more--on sale at greatly reduced prices! The library will be closed for Old Fashion Day. Only the meeting room will be open 1-5 p.m. for the book sale. NO OTHER LIBRARY SERVICES WILL BE AVAILABLE.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
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.
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, September 11, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Children's Theater of Cincinnati Presents Town Mouse, Country Mouse (all ages)
Date: Sunday, September 11, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join these mice friends as they decide if the grass is really greener on the other side.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, September 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.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, September 12, 2016
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Monday, September 12, 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.
Art for All!
Date: Monday, September 12, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "Autumn by the Pond" 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, September 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, September 12, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "Autumn by the Pond" 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.
Microsoft Excel I
Date: Monday, September 12, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Explore the basics of MS Excel 2013, including creating a worksheet, working with simple formulas, sorting and filtering, creating a pie chart, and more!
Yoga
Date: Monday, September 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, September 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills. Call the Scheben Branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot. Registration encouraged.
Tasty & Affordable Meals in a SNAP
Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: This 3-part series is geared towards low income or limited resource families. Learn how to stretch your dollars or food stamps to make delicious, nutritious meals for your family, pick up recipes, and sample dishes. Presented by the Boone County Cooperative Extension NEP. Please register.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Stories with messy art!