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
Central Library Closing Early
Friday, May 29th - 5:00 PM

Central Library will be closing at 5:00 PM on Friday, May 29th, for the Bluegrass & Bourbon event.  All other Library locations will be open until 6:00 PM.

Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

Learn about linked cells, filtering and intermediate formulas. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel 2013 or previous experience with Excel.
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 9:30am to 11:30am
Learn the basics of GarageBand, the audio recording and editing software from Apple. Basic experience with Mac computers is recommended before taking this class.
Northside Branch
Sat. May 30th - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Stop by the library each Saturday for storytime featuring great books, games & activities! For preschoolers & their families.
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 11:00am to 11:30am
Animated film: Rango is an ordinary chameleon who accidentally winds up in the town of Dirt, a lawless outpost in the Wild West in desperate need of a new sheriff.
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 12:00pm to 1:45pm
Spruce up an old t-shirt with Sharpie markers and a little imagination! Registrants, please bring one or two shirts to dye. A limited supply of t-shirts will be provided by the library.
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Play the old-school way. We will provide the games. Fun for the whole family.
Tates Creek Branch
Sat. May 30th - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Film screening: Two drifters, of widely varying backgrounds, rustle cattle and try to avoid being caught in contemporary Montana.
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Film screening: A young FBI agent disappears while investigating a murder miles from Twin Peaks that may be related to the future murder of Laura Palmer; the last week of the life of Laura Palmer is...
Central Library
Sat. May 30th - 7:00pm to 9:15pm
Film screening: Southern action drama film about cockfighting.
Central Library
Sun. May 31st - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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.
Village Branch
Sun. May 31st - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
College information session. This is free and open to the public.
Central Library
Sun. May 31st - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Discover how to sign up for an email account with Mail.com, send messages, work with attachments, and manage your inbox. Class email accounts will be provided. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or...
Central Library
Mon. June 1st - 9:30am to 11:30am
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. June 1st - 10:00am to 10:30am
Summer is Super when you read and Summer Reading begins TODAY! Pick up your reading log, create your own super hero, make a super bracelet and enjoy a cool snack.
Northside Branch
Mon. June 1st - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.
Eagle Creek Branch
Mon. June 1st - 11:00am to 11:30am
New books coming out this summer: http://t.co/jHi7TTsosk Which ones are you most excited to read?