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Research Your Family History

Learn how to use Ancestry.com to view census data, search vital records, and access other features in this free class at the Central Library.
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Take Classes Online

Over 500 courses, from algebra to yoga, are available through Universal Class with your Lexington Public Library account.
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Enjoy the Sounds and Spirits

Live bluegrass music by Dove Creek, hors d'oeuvres, beer and this year's featured bourbon, Blanton's! Have fun and help raise funds for your library.
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Are you ready, player one?

Join us in a city-wide Pac-Man tournament for the ages! Bragging rights are on the line.
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Find the egg!

Locate images hidden throughout our website, collect code words, then enter to win.
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Water Your Family Tree

A six-class series on genealogy research and resources featuring local experts.

Upcoming Events & Classes

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Friends of the Library will be have books for sale at the UK Chandler Medical Center.
Thursday, May 22nd
9:30am - 11:30am
Additional features of MS Word 2013
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
Learners will experience more advanced word processing tasks including lists, headers, and cut/copy/paste functions. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013.
Registration begins on May 8th
Thursday, May 22nd
10:30am - 12:00pm
English Class for Beginners/Clase de inglés
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: adults
English Class for Beginners/Clase de inglés
Thursday, May 22nd
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wedding Traditions: Something Old, Something New
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
Vickie Canham of the DAR will present a program on the evolution of the customs and traditions surrounding the wedding day. Changes in wedding traditions and customs are viewed as they evolved from the 17th century to present day. Prior registration is requested, but drop-ins...

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

Thursday, May 22nd
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Job Lab @ Central Library
Central Library - Computer Lab
Age Group: adults
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...
Thursday, May 22nd
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Big and Little Storytime
Village Branch
Age Group: toddler (2-3 years), preschool (3-5 Years), K-1st grade
This storytime for ages 7 and under includes books, songs, finger-plays, stories, activities, and crafts. It is fun for the whole family!
Thursday, May 22nd
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Homework Help/Ayuda con tarea
Village Branch
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, middle school, high school
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.
Thursday, May 22nd
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Homework Help/Ayuda con tarea
Village Branch
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, middle school, high school
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.
Thursday, May 22nd
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Living Well With Diabetes
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
A four week series on the latest information to deal with diabetes each day, including: healthy eating, developing an active lifestyle, reducing health risks, taking medication and problem solving.

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

Thursday, May 22nd
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore More
Village Branch
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Try out experiments and different craft projects every week. This fun program is for children in ages 6-12. Registration is required. Please call to cancel.

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

Thursday, May 22nd
5:30pm
Teen Cafe
Village Branch
Age Group: middle school, high school
Bored? Come join in the Teen Cafe nights at the Village Branch. Teens ages 12 and up can come to enjoy activities, crafts, games, and snacks on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 5:30-6:30pm.
Thursday, May 22nd
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bluegrass Literacy Adult Education
Northside Branch - Small Conference Room
Age Group: adults
GED Study Group. Math Focus. Walk-ins welcome. Please call (859)299-5982 for additional information.
Thursday, May 22nd
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Photoshop 2: Retouching
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Age Group: adults
Learn to retouch your photos like the professionals do! We'll use multiple techniques, and talk about avoiding the dreaded "Photoshop Disaster." Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics
Registration begins on May 8th
Thursday, May 22nd
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to navigate Windows 8
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
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: Explore PC Basics.
Registration begins on May 8th
Thursday, May 22nd
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bluegrass Literacy ESL Class
Northside Branch - Small Conference Room
Age Group: adults
English as a Second Language class.
Friends of the Library will be have books for sale at the UK Chandler Medical Center.
Friday, May 23rd
9:30am - 11:30am
Introduction to Excel 2013
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.
Registration begins on May 9th
Saturday, May 24th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Lego Club
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade
Build cool Lego creations with other Lego Loving friends. Ages 7-12
Saturday, May 24th
10:00am - 12:00pm
After Effects Basics
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Age Group: adults
Learn the basic functions of Adobe's motion graphics and video effects compositing software. Some experience with Photoshop or another video editing program, such as Final Cut Pro is required.
Registration begins on May 10th
Saturday, May 24th
11:00am - 11:30am
Super Saturday Storytimes
Central Library - Story Room
Age Group: families
Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!
Saturday, May 24th
11:00am - 11:30am
Super Saturday Storytimes
Tates Creek Branch - Story Pit
Age Group: families
Join us for special family storytimes each Saturday in May.
Saturday, May 24th
1:00pm - 4:00pm
"Therapy Session"
Central Library - Farish Theater
Age Group: all ages
Magic and comedy show for all ages. Two shows: 1pm and 3pm. Advanced Tickets: $10-Adults and $5-Kids 12yrs and under are available at https://squareup.com/market/lionsmagic/therapy-session. Tickets at door: $15-Adults and $10-Kids 12yrs and under.
Saturday, May 24th
1:30pm - 2:30pm
STEAM Saturdays
Village Branch - Program Room
Age Group: 4th-5th grade, middle school
Activites, games, experiments... don't miss any of these exciting STEAM programs. For kids in grades 4-8.
All library branches are closed.
Monday, May 26th
(All day)
Library Closed: Memorial Day
Central Library
Age Group: all ages
Library closed
Monday, May 26th
(All day)
Library Closed: Memorial Day
Beaumont Branch
Age Group: all ages
Library closed
Monday, May 26th
(All day)
Library Closed: Memorial Day
Eagle Creek Branch
Age Group: all ages
Library closed
Monday, May 26th
(All day)
Library Closed: Memorial Day
Northside Branch
Age Group: all ages
Library closed
Monday, May 26th
(All day)
Library Closed: Memorial Day
Tates Creek Branch
Age Group: all ages
Library closed
Library closed
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