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Wednesday, August 5th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to join us every Wednesday for an energetic story time featuring clapping, singing, dancing, and listening to great books--all activities that promote language development, group interaction, and a life-long love of reading! A simple story-related activity follows. 30 minutes.

Wednesday, August 5th - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Central Library - Room C

An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on developing fluency through small group activities and discussion.

Wednesday, August 5th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Please note: This is part 2 of 3 day class!! To register, please go to the first event listing on Aug 4

Make your first Minecraft Mod! We'll learn the basic process of Mod Creation from concept to installation, build new ores and tools, create new skins, and make a simple 3D model for a new mod. No previous programming experience is required. If you would like to work on your project outside of class, please bring a flash drive. For ages 10-14. Registration required



Wednesday, August 5th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater
Wednesday, August 5th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Discover how to plan, create and host a website. The class exercise uses Weebly.com's free hosting service to get students started. Prerequisite: Email Basics or previous internet experience. You must have a working email address to create an account.

Wednesday, August 5th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover the basics of word processing, including creating, formatting, and printing a simple document. Prerequisite: PC Basics. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.

Wednesday, August 5th - 7:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Northside Branch - Small Conference Room

Beginning Adult Literacy class. Referral from Bluegrass Literacy required. Please call (859)299-5982 for a referral prior to coming to your first class.

Thursday, August 6th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Please note: This is part 2 of 3 day class!! To register, please go to the first event listing on Aug 4.

Make your first Minecraft Mod! We'll learn the basic process of Mod Creation from concept to installation, build new ores and tools, create new skins, and make a simple 3D model for a new mod. No previous programming experience is required. If you would like to work on your project outside of class, please bring a flash drive. For ages 10-14. Registration required



Thursday, August 6th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Thursday, August 6th - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This group is open to all genres and levels of writing experience.

Thursday, August 6th - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Village Branch - Program Room
Thursday, August 6th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learn to use the most powerful layout program in the industry. While learning the tools and interface of Adobe InDesign, you will also learn how to interface with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.

Thursday, August 6th - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater
Friday, August 7th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

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 to the Start screen. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

Friday, August 7th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater
Friday, August 7th - 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited for an after-hours get together. Play games, win prizes, enjoy snacks, and get to know each other. Arrive no later than 5:45 PM. Registration is required.

Saturday, August 8th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learn how to use the professional film and television industry standard software to create your own video project. This class will cover basic video and audio editing, as well as adding audio and video effects.

Prerequisite: iMovie.

Saturday, August 8th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

Stop by the library each Saturday for storytime featuring great books, games & activities! For families.

Saturday, August 8th - 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Central Library - Atrium
Saturday, August 8th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Central Library - Story Room

How do your video gaming skills stack up? Think you have what it takes to be a MarioKart champion? Come to the library and race for the gold. Participants will receive a free prize!

Saturday, August 8th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch


Saturday, August 8th - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Northside Branch

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Mick Jeffries is a champion for the musicial, social, and educational power of ukulele. He teaches classes, families and groups around the Bluegrass, in addition to performing and leading the Lexingtones Ukulele Group. When not playing ukulele - which is rarely - Mick is the host of Trivial Thursdays on WRFL-FM, and works as a designer, writer,  and photographer in Lexington, KY. 

Sunday, August 9th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room

Yang Family Tai Chi Long Form. Free class meets Sundays from 2 - 4 pm at Village Branch. Reservations are not required. Please wear comfortable clothing, and soft soled shoes.

Monday, August 10th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover how to effectively navigate in Windows 8. Participants tour the Start screen and experiment with touch gestures, live tiles, and charms. This workshop also shows how to work efficiently with snap and keyboard shortcuts. Prerequisite: PC Basics.

Monday, August 10th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

Hip babies from crawling to 18 months are invited to join this lively weekly storytime with a parent or caregiver. We'll share stories, songs & activities that promote early learning, foster friendship & are tons of fun!

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