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

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

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 29th - 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 29th - 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 29th - 10:30am to 11:00am
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.
Eagle Creek Branch
Wed. April 29th - 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 29th - 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 29th - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Learn to create business cards, greeting cards, fliers and more in Microsoft's graphics oriented home publishing program. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of MS Word 2013.
Central Library
Wed. April 29th - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Explore multiple styles of art with different materials and methods. Please dress for a messy time. For ages 3-5. Registration required.
Beaumont Branch
Wed. April 29th - 2:30pm to 3:15pm
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 29th - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
13 week smoking cessation class
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. April 29th - 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 29th - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Virtual Quilt awards presentation sponsored by Give Into the Groove Foundation and Lexington Public Library.
Central Library
Wed. April 29th - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Learners will discover how to sign up for an email account, send messages, work with attachments, and manage their inbox. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or previous Internet experience.
Central Library
Wed. April 29th - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Do you want to be better prepared for natural disasters such as tornadoes, winter storms and more? Do you want to know how to prioritize your needs if you are ever lost in the wilderness? Craig...
Village Branch
Wed. April 29th - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage literacy, math, and science skills. 30 minutes
Tates Creek Branch
Thu. April 30th - 10:30am to 11:00am
RT @LexYPA: The Young Professionals Committee of the @lexpublib will host Bluegrass & Bourbon on May 29th from 5:30-8:00 pm at the @lexpublib dowtown