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Eagle Creek Branch

Transportation
Served by LexTran Light Purple (No. 11 – Richmond Road) and the Bright Red (No. 27 - Richmond Road Express)

Meeting Room Information

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

Storytimes

Monday, July 28th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

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

Registration required, call 231-5500.

Wednesday, July 30th - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Story Pit

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

Saturday, August 16th - 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.

Writing

Saturday, August 2nd - 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room

Please bring a project to work on; writers of all levels and genres are welcome.

Wednesday, August 13th - 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.

Computer Class

Tuesday, August 5th - 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 the basics of word processing, including creating, formatting, and printing a simple document. Prerequisite: PC Basics. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.

Wednesday, August 6th - 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

This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. . Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.

Wednesday, August 6th - 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, August 7th - 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

This workshop is designed for an audience that is new to computing. Learners will discover how to access the desktop, how to save, create, and move files and folders; and how to pin important stuff to the Start screen. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

Thursday, August 7th - 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 experience more advanced word processing tasks including lists, headers, and cut/copy/paste functions. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013.

Friday, August 8th - 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

Learn about linked cells, filtering and intermediate formulas. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel 2013 or previous experience with Excel.

Adult Education

Wednesday, August 6th - 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.

Monday, August 11th - 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

You took your trash bin to the curb, now what? Esther Moberly of the LFUCG Waste Management Division will share the ins and outs of keeping Lexington clean. Prior registration is appreciated, but drop-ins are welcome.

Games

Saturday, August 9th - 2:30 PM to 4:45 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.

Wednesday, August 20th - 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, August 23rd - 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.

Book Clubs & Book Groups

Thursday, August 21st - 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

Teens, think you're a book nerd or simply want to discover great books to read? Then join us every third Thursday for lively book discussion, snacks, games and new people to meet! August's selection is the thriller, Boy Nobody by Allen Zadoff. Call 859-231-5560 to reserve a copy before each meeting. For ages 14-18. Reservations req.

Arts & Crafts & Activities

Thursday, August 21st - 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

Teens, think you're a book nerd or simply want to discover great books to read? Then join us every third Thursday for lively book discussion, snacks, games and new people to meet! August's selection is the thriller, Boy Nobody by Allen Zadoff. Call 859-231-5560 to reserve a copy before each meeting. For ages 14-18. Reservations req.