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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
7:10 PM - 8:10 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Rescheduled from 11/12. Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women age twenty five and older. Despite that statistic, most women still believe it is a man’s disease. St. E will be in the parking lot offering FREE carotid screenings for women ages 28+ who are at risk for stroke or heart disease. Please call 859-301-9355 to register.
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Triple Crown Yoga
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
7:10 PM - 8:10 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join other local writing enthusiasts every other Tuesday night. Share your work, get feedback, encouragement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Pianist Chris Comer plays swingin' holiday standards and even your favorite songs from A Charlie Brown Christmas.
Location
Under the Dome
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
7:10 PM - 8:10 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
St. Elizabeth's will do follow-up for cardio screenings held in November. Don't need to add to Discover Newsletter.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
More to come...
Location
Meeting Room AB
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Did you know that every blood donation can save up to three lives? It doesn't cost a cent to donate, but the gift is priceless to the recipient. Call Jinny at 342-2665, ex. 8107 or register online at http://hoxworth.org/groups/boonelibrary.html
Location
Library Grounds--Outdoors
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Paint a beautiful candle for your holiday table setting. Please register.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
7:10 PM - 8:10 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Open play! Everyone welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join other local writing enthusiasts every other Tuesday night. Share your work, get feedback, encouragement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Learn about the history and benefits of chocolate, find out how it is made at Graeter's, and answer chocolate trivia questions. Lots of samples of Graeter's chocolates! Please register.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join this friendly group for learning the basics or sharing expertise in quilting.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Chess players of all ages and levels are invited to play chess at the Florence Branch every Wednesday.
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Open Play! All skill levels welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
More to come!
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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.
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
7:10 PM - 8:10 PM
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.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

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Important Messages
Summer Reading: June 1 to August 1, 2014

What is Summer Reading?

Receive one Library Buck every time you read a book, listen to a CD, or watch a movie. Earn another Library Buck every time you attend an Earn Spend Save workshop.You may earn up to 100 library bucks! When you've reached your Library Bucks limit, you continue to earn extra entries in the weekly and grand prize drawings. (Library Bucks can be used at the Library's used book sales and to pay fines. Library Bucks may not be used for replacement costs or collection agency fees.)

Six winners will be drawn each week--one from each BCPL location. Winners of the weekly drawings will each receive a one year magazine subscription (magazine choices include: Consumer Reports, Inc. Magazine, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, or Money Magazine). All weekly entries are also chances in the grand prize drawing for a Color Nook HD from Barnes & Noble Booksellers.

Congratulations to the winners of this week's drawing:
Main Library: Amy S.
Scheben Branch: Erika S.
Florence Branch: Karri B.
Lents Branch/Chapin Memorial: Frances M.
Walton Branch: Amanda K.
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The 13th Reality: The Journal of Curious Letters
Review
I listened to this one on cd. I really enjoy the narrator's different voices for the characters. I still could hear them when I thought of the story.   "Check it Out"
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I Knew Two Who Said Moo - Judi Barrett
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Digger and Tom! - Sebastian Braun
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Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris
Review
Quirky mystery about a very small Texas town and the disappearance of one and the revelations that not everyone is who or what they seem to be. Slow and strange (like the characters that inhabit the town). I enjoyed it and look forward to the next in this new series.  "Check it Out"
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Article 5
Review
A little violent but no more than any other in this group I guess.  "Check it Out"
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