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Eagle Creek Branch

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Meeting Room Information

Wireless Printing

Special Features

  • Fireplace
  • Dreams, stained glass window by David Wittmer

Address: 

101 N. Eagle Creek Dr.
Lexington, KY 40509

Hours: 

Mon. - Thurs.: 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Upcoming Events at Eagle Creek Branch

Adult Education

Wednesday, October 29th - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Improve your computer skills with other seniors. Each month has a different tutorial with time for questions.

Thursday, November 6th - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Erich Castillo of Cornerstone Wealth Management will present an overview of Social Security and help attendees understand the program in relation to their needs. Prior registration is appreciated, but drop-ins are welcome.

Saturday, November 8th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Small Conference Room

Library Program

Saturday, November 8th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Library Program

Arts & Crafts & Activities

Saturday, October 25th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Build cool Lego creations with other Lego loving friends. Ages 7-12.

Thursday, October 30th - 11:00 AM to 11:55 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Wear your costume and join us for fun Halloween activities and a trick-or-treat parade. Program takes the place of regular Thursday storytime. Reservations are required. Ages 0-6.

Saturday, November 8th - 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Come to Eagle Creek for an afternoon of hands-on holiday crafting, food ideas, and demonstrations that will kick start the season for you. Community presenters include the Corman Marketplace, Sew-a-lot, and the Culinary Department of Sullivan University; please contact Eagle Creek for a full list and schedule for the afternoon. No registration required; please join us!

Thursday, November 13th - 2:30 PM to 3:15 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Art activities with a variety of materials and methods. Please dress to be messy. Ages 2-5. Reservations required.

Thursday, November 20th - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Teens, think you're a book nerd or simply want to discover great books to read? Then join us every third Thursday of the month for lively book discussion, snacks, games and new people to meet! Call 859-231-5560 for book title before each meeting. For ages 14-18. Reservations req.

Book Clubs & Book Groups

Tuesday, November 11th - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

STORIES, GAMES, CRAFTS, AND FUN! A SPECIAL BOOK CLUB FOR GRADES 1-3!
MAKE NEW FRIENDS AND LEARN NEW THINGS!

Thursday, November 20th - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Teens, think you're a book nerd or simply want to discover great books to read? Then join us every third Thursday of the month for lively book discussion, snacks, games and new people to meet! Call 859-231-5560 for book title before each meeting. For ages 14-18. Reservations req.

Computer Class

Tuesday, October 28th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Learners will discover how to effectively navigate in Windows 8. Participants tour the Start screen and experiment with touch gestures, live tiles, and charms. This workshop also shows how to work efficiently with snap and keyboard shortcuts. Prerequisite: PC Basics.

Wednesday, October 29th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Learners will get experience using tables, running a mail merge, customizing Word settings and more. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of MS Word 2013.

Wednesday, October 29th - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Improve your computer skills with other seniors. Each month has a different tutorial with time for questions.

Thursday, October 30th - 9:30 AM to 9:35 AM
Eagle Creek Branch

Class to be decided.

Thursday, October 30th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Learn about pivot tables, table formatting, and advanced formulas. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of Excel 2013 or extensive previous experience with Excel.

Friday, October 31st - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Class to be decided.

Cooking & Recipes

Saturday, November 8th - 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Come to Eagle Creek for an afternoon of hands-on holiday crafting, food ideas, and demonstrations that will kick start the season for you. Community presenters include the Corman Marketplace, Sew-a-lot, and the Culinary Department of Sullivan University; please contact Eagle Creek for a full list and schedule for the afternoon. No registration required; please join us!

Games

Saturday, October 25th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Build cool Lego creations with other Lego loving friends. Ages 7-12.

Saturday, November 1st - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch

Drop-in chess club. Lessons, snacks, and pick-up games. Ages 8-up.

Wednesday, November 12th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Are you a chess fan looking for playing opportunities? Come to Eagle Creek and meet up with other chess players. Boards and pieces provided; just bring yourself! All levels are welcome. Please drop in!

Saturday, November 15th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Chess Mates is a drop-in club for beginners to advanced players. Basic lessons, snacks, and pick-up games are offered. For ages 8-up.
Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Health & Wellness

Wednesday, November 19th - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

If you have a loved one who is newly diagnosed, or if you just want to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease, this program is for you. This two-hour presentation will explore what everyone should know about memory loss issues and what they mean for all of us. To register for this program, please call 1-800-272-3900 or e-mail infoky-in@alz.org. Registration is required.

Special Events

Thursday, October 30th - 11:00 AM to 11:55 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Wear your costume and join us for fun Halloween activities and a trick-or-treat parade. Program takes the place of regular Thursday storytime. Reservations are required. Ages 0-6.

Storytimes

Wednesday, October 22nd - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Thursday, October 23rd - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Books, music, and activities that
encourage literacy, math,
science, and social skills followed by a fun project or art activity.
Ages 2-3.

Monday, October 27th - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Monday, October 27th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Tuesday, October 28th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This lapsit story time develops pre-reading skills with books, songs,
and activities, and promotes budding social skills and
child-caregiver interaction. Ages 0-18 months.

Wednesday, October 29th - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Monday, November 3rd - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Monday, November 3rd - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Wednesday, November 5th - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Thursday, November 6th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Books, music, and activities that
encourage literacy, math,
science, and social skills followed by a fun project or art activity.
Ages 2-3.

Saturday, November 8th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Join us for stories, songs and activities at Saturday morning!
For preschoolers and family.

Monday, November 10th - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Monday, November 10th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Tuesday, November 11th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This lapsit story time develops pre-reading skills with books, songs,
and activities, and promotes budding social skills and
child-caregiver interaction. Ages 0-18 months.

Wednesday, November 12th - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Thursday, November 13th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Books, music, and activities that
encourage literacy, math,
science, and social skills followed by a fun project or art activity.
Ages 2-3.

Monday, November 17th - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Eagle Creek Branch

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Monday, November 17th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Music and playtime for young toddler. Ages 18-30 months.

Tuesday, November 18th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This lapsit story time develops pre-reading skills with books, songs,
and activities, and promotes budding social skills and
child-caregiver interaction. Ages 0-18 months.

Wednesday, November 19th - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Stories, songs, and activities that encourage math, science, and literacy skills.

Thursday, November 20th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

Books, music, and activities that
encourage literacy, math,
science, and social skills followed by a fun project or art activity.
Ages 2-3.

Writing

Wednesday, October 22nd - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This is the monthly business meeting of the Eagle Creek Writers Group. Writers of all genres and experience levels are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, November 19th - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

This is the monthly business meeting of the Eagle Creek Writers Group. Writers of all genres and experience levels are welcome to attend.