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Eagle Creek Branch

Location Hours: 
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm
Mon-Thu 9:30 am - 9 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5 pm
Location Address: 
101 N. Eagle Creek Drive
Lexington, KY 40509
United States
Phone Number: 
859-231-5500 (General)
Location Map: 

Transportation
Served by LexTran Light Purple (No. 11 – Richmond Road) and the Bright Red (No. 27 - Richmond Road Express)

Meeting Room Information

Special Features

  • Fireplace
  • Dreams, stained glass window by David Wittmer

Upcoming Events, Classes, & Storytimes

Games

Chess Mates

Chess Mates is a drop-in club for beginners to advanced players. Basic lessons, snacks, and pick-up games are offered. For ages 8-up.
Sponsored by...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, Apr 19th, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Chess Mates

Chess Mates is a drop-in club for beginners to advanced players. Basic lessons, snacks and pick-up games are offered. For ages 8-up. Sponsored by Friends of...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, May 3rd, 2:30PM - 4:45PM
Chess Mates

Chess Mates is a drop-in club for beginners to advanced players. Basic lessons, snacks, and pick-up games are offered. For ages 8-up.
Sponsored by...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, May 17th, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Holidays & Library Closures

Library Closed: Easter

Library closed

Eagle Creek Branch
Sunday, Apr 20th (All day)
Library Closed: Staff Training

All Library locations closed for staff training.

Eagle Creek Branch
Friday, May 16th (All day)

Storytimes

Babytime

An interactive lap-sit program designed to stimulate and encourage pre-reading skills. Age 3-12 mos

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Tuesday, Apr 22nd, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit
Wednesday, Apr 23rd, 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Toddler Time

Songs, rhymes and books that encourage literacy, math and science skills plus and art activity.

Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit
Thursday, Apr 24th, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Babytime

An interactive lap-sit program designed to stimulate and encourage pre-reading skills. Age 3-12 mos

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Tuesday, Apr 29th, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit
Wednesday, Apr 30th, 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Jump Baby Jump

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Registration required, call 231-5500.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Monday, Apr 21st, 11:00AM - 11:30AM
Jump Baby Jump

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Registration required, call 231-5500.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Monday, Apr 28th, 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Adult Education

80's Fashions and Vintage Shopping

Cara Larkin of Street Scene will recap 80's fashions and offer tips for vintage shopping. Drop-ins welcome, but prior registration is appreciated.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Friday, Jan 17th
Tuesday, Apr 22nd, 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Stories

It is an exciting time to be writing sci-fi and fantasy. The market for genre work is robust and reader interest is high. Are you interested in writing...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Friday, Jan 31st
Tuesday, Apr 29th, 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Bird Feeding in the Spring

Want to invite birds to your yard? Join Betty Sufana, of Wild Birds Unlimited, and learn about the birds in our area and what you can do to help them along...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Thursday, Feb 13th
Tuesday, May 6th, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Arts & Crafts & Activities

Lego Club

Build cool Lego creations with other Lego loving friends. Age 7-12.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, Apr 26th, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Job Search & Resume Writing

Resume Assistance

Come for resume help at Eagle Creek! Skilled volunteers will be available to help job seekers with the creation or editing of their resumes. Patrons will...

Eagle Creek Branch
Thursday, May 1st, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Resume Assistance

Come for resume help at Eagle Creek! Skilled volunteers will be available to help job seekers with the creation or editing of their resumes. Patrons will...

Eagle Creek Branch
Thursday, May 15th, 6:30PM - 8:00PM

Writing

Eagle Creek Writers Group Write-In

Bring your own work-in-progress to this drop-in writing session or use the prompts provided to generate some new material.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, May 10th, 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Eagle Creek Writers Group

Bring a current work for this reading and editing session.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Wednesday, Apr 23rd, 6:00PM - 8:30PM

Gardening & Farming

Creating Monarch Way Stations

Blake Newton of the UK Extension Office, will share information and tips about Monarch Way Stations, beautiful feeding and growing sites you can create in...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Thursday, May 1st, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Computer Class

Computer Club for Seniors

Improve your computer skills with other seniors. Each month has a different tutorial with time for questions.

Eagle Creek Branch
Registration begins Friday, Mar 14th
Wednesday, May 14th, 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Internet Basics

Students will learn about browser options and tools, how to search and navigate the web, and basic troubleshooting for connection problems. Prerequisite:...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Thursday, May 1st
Thursday, May 15th, 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Explore e-mail with Outlook.com

This workshop showcases the exciting features of Outlook.com and highlights the sleek new interface. Learners will discover how to sign up for an account,...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Thursday, May 1st
Thursday, May 15th, 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

Learners will explore the basic functions and uses of a presentation program and create a simple slideshow presentation. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Thursday, May 1st
Thursday, May 15th, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Introduction to MS Word 2013

Learners will discover the basics of word processing, including creating, formatting, and printing a simple document. Prerequisite: Learn to Navigate...

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins Wednesday, Apr 30th
Wednesday, May 14th, 9:30AM - 11:30AM

Book Clubs & Book Groups

Dragon Book Club

Activities include book discussions and reviews, games, and crafts. For grades 1-3. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Reservations required.

Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Wednesday, May 14th, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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