Friends, Books, and Brews

Trivia at West Sixth Brewing!

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Meet a Dancer at Northside Branch

Shayla Johnson teaches a ballet/creative movement class and runs a fitness company. Get ready to move and groove! Fun for the entire family.

Where words fail, music speaks.
- Hans Christian Andersen

Local @ Your Library

Join us at Beaumont Branch for a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to play in the Lexington Philharmonic. Try your own hand at a clarinet or trombone in the Instrument Petting Zoo! All ages are welcome.

Heaven must be a Kentucky kind of place.
- Daniel Boone

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- Mission Statement

Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

Get up to speed on how to create, use, and maintain a Facebook page of your own, including understanding the complex Facebook privacy policies and settings. Learn the ins and outs of one of the most...
Central Library
Sat. February 13th -
9:30am to 11:30am
Sharpen your test-taking skills for the March school ACT exam by taking a free Kaplan ACT Practice Test. Each student will receive a comprehensive performance analysis and full explanations for the...
Beaumont Branch
Sat. February 13th -
10:00am to 1:30pm
Learn the more advanced editing functions of Final Cut Pro X including: color correction, green screen effects, and much more. All "problem" video clips will be provided for you. Prerequisite: Final...
Northside Branch
Sat. February 13th -
10:00am to 12:00pm
A storytime filled with books, songs, and activities. For families.
Beaumont Branch
Sat. February 13th -
10:30am to 11:00am
Spread some love at Cupid's Workshop! Visit a variety of hands-on stations to make Valentines & more! For all kids with a parent or caregiver.
Central Library
Sat. February 13th -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Books, songs, and a story-related activity. For families.
Tates Creek Branch
Sat. February 13th -
11:00am to 11:30am
Shayla Johnson teaches a ballet/creative movement class at the North Lexington Family YMCA. She also runs a fitness company called Shape It Up With Shayla that has a passion for seeing everyone get...
Northside Branch
Sat. February 13th -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Discover the controls and formulas needed to create a basic spreadsheet and chart. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word or previous experience using spreadsheet software.
Central Library
Mon. February 15th -
9:30am to 11:30am
Service is first come, first serve. Signups begin at 9:30 AM and the last return is begun at 1:00pm. You must bring all necessary documents for service: valid photo ID, previous year's tax return (If...
Beaumont Branch
Mon. February 15th -
9:30am to 1:00pm
Make your own President Washington and Lincoln craft to take home. Families
Northside Branch
Mon. February 15th -
10:00am to 6:00pm
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...
Central Library
Mon. February 15th -
10:00am to 10:30am
Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.
Eagle Creek Branch (Eastside Branch March 2016)
Mon. February 15th -
10:30am to 11:00am
Free ESL classes on Monday and Thursday mornings from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM in the large meeting room.  Reservations are not required.  Bring a pen and notebook if you wish. *NOTE: the last class...
Village Branch
Mon. February 15th -
10:30am to 11:30am
Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.
Eagle Creek Branch (Eastside Branch March 2016)
Mon. February 15th -
10:30am to 11:00am
Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.
Eagle Creek Branch (Eastside Branch March 2016)
Mon. February 15th -
11:00am to 11:30am
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