Heroes of Lexington’s Cholera Epidemic of 1833

Learn the truth about local legends like Aunt Charlotte, King Solomon, and Maria Graz. Local author Terry Foody joins us for an exciting Chautauqua-style performance and book signing.

For had he not a royal heart?
- William (King) Solomon's epitaph

Candidate Forums

Candidate forums that took place in our Farish Theater are now available online thanks to The League of Women Voters and Cable Channel 20.

Wherever the people are well informed they can be trusted with their own government.
- Thomas Jefferson

Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

WE'RE SORRY, BUT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. A Master Gardener explains planting in fall and how to prepare your garden over the winter for next year.
Beaumont Branch
Tue. October 21st (All day)
Learn the basics of indoor and outdoor digital photography. Feel free to bring your own digital camera, or use your smartphone camera.
Northside Branch
Tue. October 21st - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Lap-sit storytime introducing books, songs, and fingerplays. Ages 6-18 months. 20 minutes.
Tates Creek Branch
Tue. October 21st - 10:30am
Babies 0-24 months are invited to enjoy books, music, movement & activity with their parent or caregiver. Develop budding early skills & social development in this energetic lapsit storytime...
Beaumont Branch
Tue. October 21st - 10:30am to 10:50am
Learn to love books with stories and songs. Children 5 and younger are welcome.
Northside Branch
Tue. October 21st - 11:00am to 11:20am
This lapsit story time develops pre-reading skills with books, songs,and activities, and promotes budding social skills andchild-caregiver interaction. Ages 0-18 months.
Eagle Creek Branch
Tue. October 21st - 11:00am to 12:00pm
For ages 5 and under, this program will contain books, music, games, crafts, and fun activities for our library's youngest patrons.
Village Branch
Tue. October 21st - 11:00am to 11:30am
Babies 0-24 months are invited to enjoy books, music, movement & activity with their parent or caregiver. Develop budding early skills & social development in this energetic lapsit storytime...
Beaumont Branch
Tue. October 21st - 11:15am to 11:35am
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.
Village Branch
Tue. October 21st - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
English as a Second Language class.
Northside Branch
Tue. October 21st - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Are you thinking about your future? Is college for you? Do you know how to make a resume or apply for a job? Come to this program to start finding answers for these questions. For teens in middle and...
Village Branch
Tue. October 21st - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Share stories with the dogs from Love on a Leash. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Drop-ins welcome.
Northside Branch
Tue. October 21st - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Use Wacom tablets to create original sketches and manipulate color, brightness, and contrast to get the best out of your illustrations and photos. Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics.
Northside Branch
Tue. October 21st - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. . Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.
Tates Creek Branch
Tue. October 21st - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Director's Series: Alfred Hitchcock - PSYCHO
Central Library
Tue. October 21st - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Bag Day at Friends of the Library annual booksale! Details: http://t.co/DUc1B8rmnw