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Tuesday, January 27th - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Play presented by BUPAC. General Admission tickets $5. Advance tickets may be purchased at www.bupac-online/be-entertained.

Wednesday, January 28th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

A storytime for toddlers! Clapping, singing, and enjoying good stories and books! A simple story-related craft or activity is included.

Wednesday, January 28th - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Central Library - Room C

An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on developing fluency through small group activities and discussion.

Wednesday, January 28th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover more about the advanced features of Windows 8, including how to personalize their device with a picture password, create a master control panel for all their settings, the full range of keyboard shortcuts and a number of time and effort saving ways to make Windows work for you. Prerequisite: Windows 8 Basics or previous experience using Windows 8.

Wednesday, January 28th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Explore some of the uses of Open Office Calc as a free alternative to Microsoft Excel. Students will get a brief overview of differences and similarities, work with time functions, examine advanced formatting options, charts and pivot tables. Prerequisite: Solid familiarity with spreadsheet programs or Advanced Features of Excel 2013.

Thursday, January 29th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Thursday, January 29th - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Library - Room A

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

An intermediate Spanish class focusing on conversation and skills application. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

Friday, January 30th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learn about pivot tables, table formatting, and advanced formulas. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of Excel 2013 or extensive previous experience with Excel.

Saturday, January 31st - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will explore the basic functions and uses of a presentation program and create a simple slideshow presentation. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS word 2013 or previous experience using presentation software.

Saturday, January 31st - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library

Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!

Sunday, February 1st - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Central Library

The Friends Book Cellar is open from 1:00-5:00 PM on the first Sunday of each month for a 20% off sale. The Friends Book Cellar is located in the Lower Level of the Central Library.

Sunday, February 1st - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Four films by Miyazaki: CASTLE IN THE SKY (1986) A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle. 120 minutes

Monday, February 2nd - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover how to effectively navigate in Windows 8. Participants tour the Start screen and experiment with touch gestures, live tiles, and charms. This workshop also shows how to work efficiently with snap and keyboard shortcuts. Prerequisite: PC Basics.

Monday, February 2nd - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

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 friendship & are tons of fun!

Monday, February 2nd - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Tuesday, February 3rd - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Documentary Film Screening: RICH HILL (2014) RICH HILL intimately chronicles the turbulent lives of three boys living in an impoverished Midwestern town and the fragile family bonds that sustain them.

Wednesday, February 4th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

A storytime for toddlers! Clapping, singing, and enjoying good stories and books! A simple story-related craft or activity is included.

Wednesday, February 4th - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Central Library - Room C

An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on developing fluency through small group activities and discussion.

Wednesday, February 4th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover the basics of word processing, including creating, formatting, and printing a simple document. Prerequisite: PC Basics. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.

Wednesday, February 4th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Students will learn about browser options and tools, how to search and navigate the web, and basic troubleshooting for connection problems. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

Wednesday, February 4th - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Documentary Film Screening: BRIGHT LEAVES (2004) North Carolina produces more tobacco than any other state in America. BRIGHT LEAVES describes a journey taken across the social, economic, and psychological tobacco terrain of North Carolina by a native Carolinian, Ross McElwee, whose great-grandfather created the famous brand of tobacco known as Bull Durham. The comedic chronicle is a subjective, autobiographical meditation on the allure of cigarettes and their troubling legacy for the state of North Carolina.

Thursday, February 5th - 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

This is an introduction to the current version of Ancestry's Library Edition. By the end of the class, students will be able to conduct searches for Census information, vital records information and military information. The student will also be shown the tabbed features: Learning Center, Charts & Forms and New Collections.

Thursday, February 5th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Thursday, February 5th - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Library - Room A

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

An intermediate Spanish class focusing on conversation and skills application. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

Thursday, February 5th - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Documentary Film Screening: SEARCHING FOR THE SUGAR MAN (2012) Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez.

Friday, February 6th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. . Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.

Saturday, February 7th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

This workshop is designed for an audience that is new to computing. Learners will discover how to access the desktop, how to save, create, and move files and folders; and how to pin important stuff to the Start screen. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

Saturday, February 7th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library

Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!

Saturday, February 7th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Central Library

Come in and design a crafty bracelet to give to your valentine using a variety of materials.

Sunday, February 8th - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Four films by Miyazaki: PRINCESS MONONOKE (1997) On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime. 134 minutes

Monday, February 9th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

Learners will discover more about the advanced features of Windows 8, including how to personalize their device with a picture password, create a master control panel for all their settings, the full range of keyboard shortcuts and a number of time and effort saving ways to make Windows work for you. Prerequisite: Windows 8 Basics or previous experience using Windows 8.

Monday, February 9th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

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 friendship & are tons of fun!

Monday, February 9th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Tuesday, February 10th - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Documentary Film: HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE (2012) The story of two coalitions -- ACT UP and TAG (Treatment Action Group) -- whose activism and innovation turned AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.

Wednesday, February 11th - 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Central Library - Atrium
Registration begins on January 28th

Join us for an especially snuggly celebration of Valentine's Day in this puppy-themed party! For ages 2-5 with a parent or caregiver. Registration required. This event will take the place of the regularly-scheduled storytime, the Young & the Restless.

Wednesday, February 11th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

A storytime for toddlers! Clapping, singing, and enjoying good stories and books! A simple story-related craft or activity is included.

Wednesday, February 11th - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Central Library - Room C

An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on developing fluency through small group activities and discussion.

Wednesday, February 11th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 28th

Learners will experience more advanced word processing tasks including lists, headers, and cut/copy/paste functions. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013.

Wednesday, February 11th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 28th

Explore some of the uses of Open Office Writer as a free alternative to Microsoft Word. Students will get a brief overview of differences and similarities, make a simple form and examine how mail merge works in Writer. Prerequisite: Solid familiarity with word processing programs or Advanced Features of MS Word 2013.

Wednesday, February 11th - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Documentary Film: VERNON, FLORIDA (1981) Early Errol Morris documentary intersplices random chatter he captured on film of the genuinely eccentric residents of Vernon, Florida. A few examples? The preacher giving a sermon on the definition of the word "Therefore," and the obsessive turkey hunter who speaks reverentially of the "gobblers" he likes to track down and kill.

Thursday, February 12th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

Thursday, February 12th - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Library - Room A

For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

An intermediate Spanish class focusing on conversation and skills application. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

Thursday, February 12th - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Join us for our monthly jazz concert series, brought to you by the Jazz Arts Foundation. Find out more at www.jazzartsfoundation.org. Free and open to the public.

Friday, February 13th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 30th

Learn about linked cells, filtering and intermediate formulas. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel 2013 or previous experience with Excel.

Saturday, February 14th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 31st

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.

Saturday, February 14th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library

Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!

Sunday, February 15th - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Farish Theater

Four films by Miyazaki: SPIRITED AWAY (2001) In the middle of her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and monsters; where humans are changed into beasts.

Monday, February 16th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on February 2nd

Learners will discover how to use OverDrive, Zinio, OneClick Digital, and Freegal to check out e-magazines, stream movies, download free music and more. For PCs, tablets, and e-readers. Feel free to bring your own device.

Monday, February 16th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Central Library - Story Room

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 friendship & are tons of fun!

Monday, February 16th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab

Open lab time to work on job search skills, resume or cover letter writing skills, and job applications with computer teachers present to answer questions. No reservations required. Bring complete references, job history, education, and any other information you might need for a resume or job application.

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