BOOk-tacular Halloween Party!

Lexington's premier Halloween Party on Saturday, October 21th at 7:00pm. Join us for an evening of spooky fun at the Signature Club of Lansdowne!

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Book Sale

Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale is happening October 26-29 at the Friends Book Cellar in the Lower Level of the Central Library. All books are $1 or less; music & movies are $2 or less!

"Sleep is good," he said, "and books are better."
- George R.R. Martin

New Episode Available

In the latest episode of Checked Out, we chat with author Jamie Ford about his new book, Love and Other Consolation Prizes.

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Local @ Your Library

This month at Beaumont Branch, learn about Eckert's Boyd Orchard in Woodford County. Also enjoy appetizers made with the produce grown on-site, and learn recipes for making them yourself.

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

Got Homework?

We've partnered with Brainfuse HelpNow to provide online assistance for students in grades K-12. Live tutors are available from 2pm-12am daily.

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Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

October's selection: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi If you're an early bird, please join us for a lively discussion on the third Wednesday of the month. Each month we'll pick a new book, fiction or...
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. October 18th - 9:30am to 11:00am
Bring your project, supplies, and sewing machine and join us for creative fun. We love to share ideas and help each other along the way. All skill levels welcome.
Eastside Branch
Wed. October 18th - 9:30am to 2:00pm
Calling all scientists! Mix, measure, test and swirl in our pretend laboratory.
Central Library
Wed. October 18th - 10:00am to 11:00am
Build Language skills with songs, fingerplays and books.  Ages 1-2
Tates Creek Branch
Wed. October 18th - 10:30am to 11:00am
Fun stories, songs, and activities that promote literacy, math, and science skills. Ages 3-5.
Eastside Branch
Wed. October 18th - 11:00am to 11:45am
Stories for kids (and their caregivers) who are ready for a sit-down storytime but aren't ready for preschool storytime.  We promote the fun of reading with interactive stories, music, movement, and...
Beaumont Branch
Wed. October 18th - 11:00am to 11:30am
An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on conversation. 
Central Library
Wed. October 18th - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Uncover the dangers you can encounter online, software that can help protect your computer, and steps you can take to keep both you and your computer safer online. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or...
Central Library
Wed. October 18th - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Let's play! Join us for fun games and activities for kids of all ages! Please dress for comfort.  
Village Branch
Wed. October 18th - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday...
Northside Branch
Wed. October 18th - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday...
Village Branch
Wed. October 18th - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Village Teen Space is your space to be yourself! Join in as we play games, watch videos, talk books, and hang out. For grades 6-12. 
Village Branch
Wed. October 18th - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
This is the monthly critique meeting of the Eagle Creek Writers Group. Writers of all genres and experience levels are welcome to attend.
Eastside Branch
Wed. October 18th - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
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
Wed. October 18th - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join Jim Cunningham for a basic overview of estate planning -- account registration; beneficiary designation;  will, trust, and tax information; life insurance; and transfer on death instructions.  
Eastside Branch
Wed. October 18th - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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