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Find the egg!

Locate images hidden throughout our website, collect code words, then enter to win.
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Research Your Family History

Learn how to use Ancestry.com to view census data, search vital records, and access other features in this free class at the Central Library.
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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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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.
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Water Your Family Tree

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

Upcoming Events & Classes

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Thursday, July 17th
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, July 17th
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, July 17th
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Music Builds Science
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Explore the science of sound with the musicians of the Lexington Philharmonic. Learn how sound travels, why some instruments are louder than others and more. For ages 5 and up.

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

Thursday, July 17th
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Camp Cosmos
Northside Branch - Story Room
Age Group: 4th-5th grade
Imagine that you are going to explore Mars for NASA! Recommended for ages 8-13.

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

Thursday, July 17th
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Healthy Choices on a Budget
Village Branch
Age Group: middle school, high school
Learn how to plan and prepare delicious healthy meals for the whole family, on a budget. This program is for teens in grades 6-12. Registration required.
Thursday, July 17th
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids Read!
Village Branch
Age Group: 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade, K-1st grade
This book club is for kids in grades K-5. Practice your reading skill by reading out loud and completing fun crafts and activities.
Thursday, July 17th
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, July 17th
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Big and Little Storytime
Village Branch
Age Group: toddler (2-3 years), preschool (3-5 Years), K-1st grade
This storytime for ages 7 and under includes books, songs, finger-plays, stories, activities, and crafts. It is fun for the whole family!
Thursday, July 17th
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Final Cut Pro X Beyond Basics
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Age Group: adults
Learn the more advanced editing functions of Final Cut Pro X including: color correction, green screen effects, and much more. All "problem" video clips will be provided for you. Prerequisite: Final Cut Pro X Basics.
Registration begins on July 3rd
Thursday, July 17th
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 July 3rd
Thursday, July 17th
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bluegrass Literacy ESL Class
Northside Branch - Small Conference Room
Age Group: adults
English as a Second Language class.
Friday, July 18th
9:30am - 6:30pm
Summer Reading Programming
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: all kids
Summer Reading Programmin
Friday, July 18th
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, July 18th
11:00am - 11:30am
Discovery Time
Village Branch
Age Group: toddler (2-3 years), preschool (3-5 Years)
Bring your little one and let them discover new textures, colors, sounds, and so much more!For ages 2-5. No registration required.
Friday, July 18th
1:00pm
Discovery Hour
Village Branch
Age Group: toddler (2-3 years), preschool (3-5 Years)
Bring your little one and let them discover new textures, colors, sounds, and so much more!For ages 2-5. No registration required.
Friday, July 18th
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Family Movie Time
Village Branch
Age Group: all kids, families
Watch cool movies, both old and new. Fun for the whole family. No registration requried.
Friday, July 18th
5:45pm - 8:00pm
Teen Night
Beaumont Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: middle school, high school
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited for an after-hours teen social. Refreshments provided. Registration required. Teens must arrive by 5:45 PM.
Registration begins on July 4th
Saturday, July 19th
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.
Saturday, July 19th
10:00am - 12:00pm
After Effects Beyond Basics
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Age Group: adults
Learn the more advanced functions of Adobe After Effects. Prerequisite: After Effects Basics.
Registration begins on July 5th
Saturday, July 19th
11:00am - 11:30am
Super Saturday Storytimes
Central Library - Story Room
Age Group: families
Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!
Saturday, July 19th
11:00am
Saturday Storytime
Tates Creek Branch
Age Group: families
A story time filled with books, songs, and a story-related activity.
Saturday, July 19th
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Make Your Own Body Products
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: adults, seniors, high school
If you're concerned about the high cost of good moisturizers, exfoliants, lip balms and creams this is the class for you. If you're concerned about the level of artificial chemicals and preservatives in these products, this class will help allay those fears. You'll go home with...

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

Saturday, July 19th
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Most Dangerous Book Club!
Northside Branch - Story Room
Age Group: families
Do you want to take over the world? 1. Join the Most Dangerous Book Club. 2. Become the smartest kid in the world. 3. Prove your mettle, crack the code, and you will be rewarded! Recommended for kids ages 9 to 13.
Monday, July 21st
9:30am - 6:30pm
Summer Reading Programming
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Age Group: all kids
Summer Reading Programmin
Monday, July 21st
11:00am - 11:30am
Jump Baby Jump
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: baby (1-2 years), toddler (2-3 years)
Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months. Registration required, call 231-5500.
Monday, July 21st
12:00pm - 1:00pm
A Book and a Bite
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade
Join us for a different book and activity every day this week. Bring your lunch and a friend! Ages 5 & up. Registration required.

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

Monday, July 21st
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Step Class with Dallas for Kids
Village Branch
Age Group: K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade
Learn new rythms and awesome moves. This step class with Dalls is for kids in grades K-5. Wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.
Monday, July 21st
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Step Class with Dallas
Village Branch
Age Group: middle school, high school
Learn new rythms and awesome moves. This step class with Dalls is for teens in grades 6-12. Wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.
Monday, July 21st
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore More!
Village Branch
Age Group: 4th-5th grade, K-1st grade, 2nd-3rd grade
Try out experiments and different craft projects every week. This fun program is for children ages 6-12. Registration is required. Please call to cancel.
Monday, July 21st
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...
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