One Book One Lexington

Participate in this year's One Book One Lexington events! This year's selection is Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail.

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Get "Wild" & Take a Walk

Get "Wild" about the great outdoors! Log the number of miles as you walk, run or hike during the month of April, and enter to win a Fitbit.

I was amazed that what I needed to survive could be carried on my back. And, most surprising of all, that I could carry it.
- Cheryl Strayed

Get Inspired.

Opportunity, Inspiration, Discovery: Voices of the Lexington Public Library.

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2015 World Refugee Day Summit

A full day of sessions at the Central Library including stories from refugees who now call Lexington home and the chance to talk with other community members and service providers about best practices.

Recognize yourself in he and she who are not like you and me.
- Carlos Fuentes

Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

Students will learn about browser options and tools, how to search and navigate the web, and basic troubleshooting for connection problems. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse...
Beaumont Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 9:30am to 11:30am
A storytime for toddlers! Clapping, singing, and enjoying good stories and books! A simple story-related craft or activity is included.
Central Library
Wed. April 22nd - 10:00am to 10:30am
Experience fun with songs, finger plays, and books! This storytime lasts approximately 15 minutes, making it great for wigglers!
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 10:30am to 10:45am
Come enjoy this high-energy program for twos & threes. Through interactive stories, music, movement & crafts, we'll promote early literacy skills & make new friends. For ages 2-3 with a...
Beaumont Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 10:30am to 11:00am
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.
Eagle Creek Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 11:00am to 11:45am
An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on developing fluency through small group activities and discussion.
Central Library
Wed. April 22nd - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
While the origin of mahjong,called mah-jongg in the US, is unknown, the fast-paced four-player game is popular throughout Asia. If you're interested, this is a great opportunity to learn and play...
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Learners will experience more advanced word processing tasks including lists, headers, and cut/copy/paste functions. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013.
Central Library
Wed. April 22nd - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Homework help is available to all children in grades K-12. Please come in and sign up before 7:30pm each day, to ensure that you will receive help.
Village Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
13 week smoking cessation class
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Teens in grades 6-12 come to The Makery to explore different ways to create! Every week we will try something new like knitting, crocheting, sewing, and many other ways to make and create.
Village Branch
Wed. April 22nd - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Learners will explore the basic functions and uses of a presentation program and create a simple slideshow presentation. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS word 2013 or previous experience using...
Central Library
Wed. April 22nd - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Hear works and monologues from young and old African American performing artists; Author Lisa A. Brown will be reading from her new book; See an excerpt from the upcoming Message Theater production...
Central Library
Wed. April 22nd - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
This workshop is designed for an audience that is new to computing. Learners will discover how to access the desktop, how to save, create, and move files and folders; and how to pin important stuff...
Beaumont Branch
Thu. April 23rd - 9:30am to 11:30am
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage literacy, math, and science skills. 30 minutes
Tates Creek Branch
Thu. April 23rd - 10:30am to 11:00am
RT @kaintuckeean: Looking forward to sharing about #LostLexington at the @lexpublib Beaumont Branch next month! https://t.co/vE3hdhlx1P