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Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, May 30th -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Wednesday, May 31st -
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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Tour Microsoft Word and learn where all the best buttons live! Create and format a document. Ask questions to your heart's content. Prerequisite: PC Basics or previous computer experience. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Wednesday, May 31st -
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Save your work and find it again. Create folders, learn how to move saved documents and pictures from one place to another, and discover the tools to keep your computer organized. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Farish Theater
Thursday, June 1st -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Friday, June 2nd -
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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To click or double click - that is the question. Get the hang of mouse use with a hands-on tutorial and improve your typing skills too! No computer experience necessary.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library
Saturday, June 3rd -
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Join us in Phoenix Park and pick up your Discover Summer challenge, meeting nearly a dozen Honey Hill Petting Zoo critters & enjoying hands-on fun.  Incoming kindergartners are V.I.Ps and will enjoy special Countdown to Kindergarten activities. 
Central Library
Sunday, June 4th -
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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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.
Central Library - Story Room
Monday, June 5th -
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 5th -
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Central Library - Farish Theater
Monday, June 5th -
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 5th -
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Learn to create business cards, greeting cards, fliers and more in Microsoft's graphics oriented home publishing program. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of MS Word or previous experience using publishing software.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Room B
Tuesday, June 6th -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation. The basic elements of a proposal, the "do's" and "don'ts" of writing and submitting a proposal, and how to follow up whether the answer is yes or no will be covered.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library
Tuesday, June 6th -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
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Join us for an up-close view of a variety of exotic animals from around the world! Lean about each animal's unique ability to build & construct for survival in the wild. 
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, June 6th -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Details TBD.
Central Library - Room A
Tuesday, June 6th -
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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De-Stress! Relax! Come reap the benefits of coloring! It is not just for kids anymore! We'll provide the coffee, coloring sheets and art supplies. You are also welcome to bring your own. For Adults Only. Registration Required.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Room C
Wednesday, June 7th -
12:30 AM to 2:00 PM
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An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on conversation. 
Central Library - Story Room
Wednesday, June 7th -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Join us for an energetic storytime featuring great books, music & hands-on activities. For ages 2-3 with a parent or caregiver.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Wednesday, June 7th -
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Author/journalist/documentarian Sidney Blumenthal will talk about and sign his new book, which debuts May 16, 2017.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Thursday, June 8th -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Details TBD.
Central Library
Thursday, June 8th -
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Social Security will likely be the foundation of your retirement income. That's why it's so important to understand your options and the effect your decisions have on your retirement before you retire. During this seminar, we will examine:- How Social Security fits into your retirement income plan- When you should start taking benefits- Taxes and how they... More Info
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Farish Theater
Thursday, June 8th -
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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A monthly live jazz show presented by the Jazz Arts Foundation
Central Library - Computer Center
Friday, June 9th -
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Firefox. Internet Explorer. Google Chrome. Learn your way around a browser and the tools that can make working with webpages a breeze. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Saturday, June 10th -
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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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 previous Internet experience.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library
Saturday, June 10th -
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Come join us in Phoenix Park for a short production from the Lexington Children's Theatre. 
Central Library - Story Room
Monday, June 12th -
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 12th -
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Central Library - Farish Theater
Monday, June 12th -
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 12th -
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Impress your friends by creating your own games! Learn to make 2-D games using Scratch, a programming language built to introduce coding to older kids and teens. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.
Registration begins on May 29th
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, June 13th -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Details TBD.
Central Library - Story Room
Wednesday, June 14th -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Join us for an energetic storytime featuring great books, music & hands-on activities. For ages 2-3 with a parent or caregiver.
Central Library
Wednesday, June 14th -
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
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Tessellations, geoboards, Mobius strips & more hands-on activities add up a beautiful blend of art & math. For ages 6-12. Registration required.
Registration begins on May 31st
Central Library
Thursday, June 15th -
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
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Is yeast alive? What does DNA look like? What makes soda fizzy? Learn the answers to all of these questions and many more at this special Bio-Science Discovery Hour, hosted by Alltech. For ages 6-12. 
Central Library - Computer Center
Friday, June 16th -
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Tour Microsoft Word and learn where all the best buttons live! Create and format a document. Ask questions to your heart's content. Prerequisite: PC Basics or previous computer experience. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.
Registration begins on June 2nd
Central Library
Saturday, June 17th -
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Knock one outta the park!  Come join us in Phoenix Park for a morning of fun with sports themed inflatables!
Central Library
Monday, June 19th -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): all kids, families,
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GRAMMY nominee Zak Morgan's unique brand of children's music delivers songs with charm that tickle the funny bone of children and adults alike.
Central Library - Story Room
Monday, June 19th -
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 19th -
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Central Library - Farish Theater
Monday, June 19th -
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, June 19th -
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Get an overview of some of the more popular blogging sites, learn how to navigate around a blog and discover the basics of posting and commenting. Prerequisite: Email Basics or previous internet experience. You must have a working email address to create an account.
Registration begins on June 5th
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, June 20th -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Details TBD.
Central Library
Tuesday, June 20th -
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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When it comes to your estate, even if you've taken no action at all, you have an estate plan. Your "default plan" may be determined by the laws of your state.  We'll discuss strategies you may want to consider when planning your estate, including: - How your assets are distributed to your family- Who will take care of your minor or special needs children-... More Info
Registration begins on June 6th
Central Library - Room C
Wednesday, June 21st -
12:30 AM to 2:00 PM
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An intermediate to advanced level English class that focuses on conversation. 
Central Library - Story Room
Wednesday, June 21st -
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Join us for an energetic storytime featuring great books, music & hands-on activities. For ages 2-3 with a parent or caregiver.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Wednesday, June 21st -
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Sierra Club showing of film "From the Ashes." A clear-eyed and intimate approach to a hot-button topic, From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry, and what its future should be under the Trump Administration. In stories spanning from Appalachia to the West's Powder River... More Info
Central Library - Farish Theater
Thursday, June 22nd -
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Details TBD.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Thursday, June 22nd -
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Central Library - Computer Center
Saturday, June 24th -
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Get your hands on pivot tables, table formatting, and advanced formulas. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of Excel or considerable previous experience with Excel.
Registration begins on June 10th
Central Library
Saturday, June 24th -
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Come join us in Phoenix Park for a morning of juggling fun from the Cincinnati Circus!  They will be bringing their walking juggling show to entertain and amaze you!
Central Library - Farish Theater
Saturday, June 24th -
12:30 PM to 4:00 PM
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Two screenings of the National Geographic film "Gender Revolution." First showing at 12:30 p.m.; second showing at 2 p.m. Screenings are free and open to the public.
Central Library - Computer Center
Saturday, June 24th -
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Learn to build and animate colorful presentations to entertain your friends and delight your boss. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of MS Word or previous experience using presentation software.
Registration begins on June 10th

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