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Your Next Chapter

Let us know what types of books you like to read, and we'll respond with recommended titles in our collection.

So many books, so little time.
- Frank Zappa

Ask a Librarian

You can contact us via chat or text on weekdays from 9AM to 7PM (6PM Friday). We will assist you with Library services, your account, or brief, factual questions.

The one who asks questions does not lose his way.
- Akan proverb

Research Your Family History

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

Like branches on a tree, our lives may grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one.
- Unknown
Thanksgiving Day

All Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 27th, for Thanksgiving Day.

Locations & Hours

Upcoming Events

Clapping, singing, and listening to great books! Simple story-related activity follows. 25 minutes
Tates Creek Branch
Fri. November 28th - 10:30am
Play & Learn features stories, music & activities that encourage literacy, math, science & social skills. For ages 3-5 with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.
Beaumont Branch
Fri. November 28th - 10:30am to 11:00am
"Venus in Fur" by David Ives. Tickets available at
Central Library
Fri. November 28th - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Learn to effectively use layers in Photoshop. You'll make a multi-layer project using images and text, and use layer masks.Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics or some Photoshop experience.
Northside Branch
Sat. November 29th - 10:00am to 12:00pm
A story time filled with books, songs, and a story-related activity.
Tates Creek Branch
Sat. November 29th - 11:00am
Even if it's gloomy outside, stop by the library for some Saturday morning fun! Stories, songs and crafts! Start your weekend right!
Central Library
Sat. November 29th - 11:00am to 11:30am
"Venus in Fur" by David Ives. Tickets available at
Central Library
Sat. November 29th - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
"Venus in Fur" by David Ives. Tickets available at
Central Library
Sun. November 30th - 2:00pm to 3:45pm
This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. . Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.
Central Library
Mon. December 1st - 9:30am to 11:30am
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...
Central Library
Mon. December 1st - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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
Mon. December 1st - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Explore the creative aspects of STEAM related programming through projects, experiments, and even some field trips! Don't miss your chance to discover and achieve! For Teens in grades 6-12. Signed...
Village Branch
Mon. December 1st - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
These classes are offered in partnership with Bluegrass Literacy. For more information, contact the Tates Creek branch (859)231-5500.
Tates Creek Branch
Mon. December 1st - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Open to any adult wanting to improve basic reading and writing in English.
Northside Branch
Mon. December 1st - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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. December 2nd - 11:00am to 11:30am
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