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Find the egg!

Locate images hidden throughout our website, collect code words, then enter to win.
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Take Classes Online

Over 500 courses, from algebra to yoga, are available through Universal Class with your Lexington Public Library account.
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Water Your Family Tree

A six-class series on genealogy research and resources featuring local experts.
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Writing Contest

Village Branch is holding a writing contest for children in grades K-5. Tell us what the Library means to you, and enter to win a bicycle!
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Are you ready, player one?

Join us in a city-wide Pac-Man tournament for the ages! Bragging rights are on the line.
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Ready, Set, Go!

Members of our staff are running the KY Derby Festival Marathon Relay on April 19th. Help us reach our fundraising goal, and cheer us on as we train for the finish line!
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Enjoy the Sounds and Spirits

Live bluegrass music by Dove Creek, hors d'oeuvres, beer and this year's featured bourbon, Blanton's! Have fun and help raise funds for your library.

All library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20th for Easter.

Upcoming Events & Classes

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Wednesday, June 18th
11:00am - 11:45am
Preschool Storytime
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit
Age Group: preschool (3-5 Years)
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.
Wednesday, June 18th
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Snap Squad: Teen Photography Club
Northside Branch - Production Studio
Age Group: high school, middle school
Join us every Wednesday in June to learn new shooting techniques, studio and natural lighting, photo composition, and theory. Feel free to bring your own camera (any kind will work). Only 10 spots are available, so make sure to register early!
Registration begins on May 28th
Wednesday, June 18th
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Snap Squad: Teen Photography Club
Northside Branch - Production Studio
Age Group: high school, middle school
Join us every Wednesday in June to learn new shooting techniques, studio and natural lighting, photo composition, and theory. Feel free to bring your own camera (any kind will work). Only 10 spots are available, so make sure to register early!
Registration begins on May 28th
Wednesday, June 18th
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Extreme Explorer: Human Body Science
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade, K-1st grade
Join our crew of scientists as we learn about the human body through hands-on activities & experiments. For ages 6-10 with a parent or caregiver. Registration required.
Registration begins on June 4th
Wednesday, June 18th
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Homework Help/Ayuda con tarea
Village Branch
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, middle school, high school
Homework help is available to all children in grades K-12. Please come in and sign up before 7:30pm each day, to ensure that you will receive help.
Wednesday, June 18th
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Eagle Creek Writers Group
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
This is the monthly business meeting of the Eagle Creek Writers Group. Writers of all genres and experience levels are welcome to attend!
Wednesday, June 18th
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Family Movie Night
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: families
Bring a blanket and a friend, we'll provide the snacks. Call the library for movie title. Reservations required. All ages
Registration begins on June 4th
Wednesday, June 18th
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Spanish Conversation Club
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: adults
For advanced Spanish-language learners, this club will provide a place for participants to practice their conversational Spanish in a friendly environment.
Thursday, June 19th
10:30am - 12:00pm
English Class for Beginners/Clase de inglés
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: adults
English Class for Beginners/Clase de inglés
Thursday, June 19th
10:30am
Preschool Storytime
Tates Creek Branch
Age Group: preschool (3-5 Years)
Stories, songs, and activities that encourage literacy, math, and science skills. 30 minutes
Thursday, June 19th
10:45am - 11:05am
Bouncing Babies
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: baby (1-2 years), infant (0-12 months)
This lapsit storytime develops early skills via books, songs, fingerplays & activities, all while promoting budding social skills & child-caregiver interaction. No registration required!
Thursday, June 19th
11:00am - 1:00pm
Music Fun with Laura Doherty
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: families
Grab your dancing shoes and get ready for singing and dancing with acclaimed Chicago children’s musician Laura Doherty. Sing along fun for the entire family!

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

Thursday, June 19th
11:00am - 11:30am
Read! Play! Learn!
Northside Branch - Story Room
Age Group: families
Build reading readiness skills with stories, songs, and play. Children 5 and younger are welcome.
Thursday, June 19th
11:15am - 11:35am
Bouncing Babies
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: baby (1-2 years), infant (0-12 months)
This lapsit storytime develops early skills via books, songs, fingerplays & activities, all while promoting budding social skills & child-caregiver interaction. For ages 0-24 months and a parent or caregiver.
Thursday, June 19th
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Music Fun with Laura Doherty
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: families
Grab your dancing shoes and get ready for singing and dancing with acclaimed Chicago children’s musician Laura Doherty. Sing along fun for the entire family!
Registration begins on June 5th
Thursday, June 19th
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Job Lab @ Central Library
Central Library - Computer Lab
Age Group: adults
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...
Thursday, June 19th
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Homework Help/Ayuda con tarea
Village Branch
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, middle school, high school
Homework help is available to all children in grades K-12. Please come in and sign up before 7:30pm each day, to ensure that you will receive help.
Thursday, June 19th
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Music Fun with Laura Doherty
Village Branch - Program Room
Age Group: families
Grab your dancing shoes and get ready for singing and dancing with acclaimed Chicago children’s musician Laura Doherty. Sing along fun for the entire family!

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

Thursday, June 19th
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cool Collage with Michael Albert
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Create amazing collage art from cereal boxes and other cardboard packaging. N.Y. pop artist Michael Albert will show you how. For ages 6 & up.
Registration begins on June 5th
Thursday, June 19th
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Colorize a Black and White Photo
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Age Group: adults
Learn to colorize a black and white photo with Photoshop actions and painting. All photos will be provided. Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics
Registration begins on June 5th
Thursday, June 19th
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Smart Ways to Get More Social Security Income
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults
Erich Castillo of Cornerstone Wealth Management will present an overview of Social Security and help attendees understand the program in relation to their needs.

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

A conference to discuss challenges, creative solutions, and the success stories of Lexington's growing refugee population. Register now at https://sites.google.com/site/lexingtonrefugeesummit/
Friday, June 20th
9:30am - 6:30pm
Summer Reading Programming
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: all kids
Summer Reading Programmin
Friday, June 20th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cool Collage with Michael Albert
Central Library - Atrium
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Create amazing collage art from cereal boxes and other cardboard packaging. N.Y. pop artist Michael Albert will show you how. For ages 6 & up.
Registration begins on June 6th
Friday, June 20th
10:30am
The Young and the Restless
Tates Creek Branch
Age Group: toddler (2-3 years)
Clapping, singing, and listening to great books! Simple story-related activity follows. 25 minutes
Friday, June 20th
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cool Collage with Michael Albert
Village Branch - Program Room
Age Group: all kids
Create amazing collage art from cereal boxes and other cardboard packaging. N.Y. pop artist Michael Albert will show you how. For ages 6 & up.

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

Friday, June 20th
3:00pm - 5:00pm
3D Printing Live Demo
Central Library - Atrium
Age Group: all ages, adults, families
Learn all about 3D printers and watch one in action! Ben from ArtLabKY will give a presentation starting at 3pm, but will be printing for much of the afternoon - come check it out, or just drop in and be memorized by one of the coolest new technologies!
Friday, June 20th
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Gallery Hop
Central Library - Gallery
Age Group: all ages
Gallery Hop
Saturday, June 21st
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cool Collage with Michael Albert
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Create amazing collage art from cereal boxes and other cardboard packaging. N.Y. pop artist Michael Albert will show you how. For ages 6 & up.
Registration begins on June 7th
Saturday, June 21st
10:00am - 12:00pm
Lego Club
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Build cool Lego creations with other Lego loving friends. Ages 7-12.
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