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Central Library
Friday, February 22nd - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Reinette Jones and Rob Aken are the co-founders and co-managers of the NKAA database, a free online reference tool that receives more than 300,000 hits each year.  They will speak about creating the Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, which is valuable for research in genealogy and African American history.  Ms. Jones is a Librarian in the Special... More Info
Central Library - Computer Center
Saturday, February 23rd - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Impress your friends by creating your own games! Learn to make 2-D games using Scratch, a programming language built to introduce coding to older kids and teens. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Story Room
Saturday, February 23rd - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): families, preschool (3-5 years), toddler (18-36 months)
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The whole family is invited to this interactive story time featuring books, songs, & rhymes, followed by a hands-on craft or activity. For families.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Saturday, February 23rd - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Part of monthly film series.
Central Library
Sunday, February 24th - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
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Calling all teens! Stop by The Nook to hang out, sip tea, and have a snack. We will be playing board games. For ages 11 to 18.  
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Story Room
Monday, February 25th - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Age Group(s): baby (0-18 months), families,
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Energetic babies are invited to this lively storytime with a parent or caregiver. We'll share stories, songs, & activities to promote early learning, foster friendship, & have fun! Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Monday, February 25th - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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In the 1960s, the Old World gay scene was changing. In Lexington, a group of gender-bending artists, drag queens, belles and sexual outlaws formed a loose group called The Pagan Babies. Drawing from a lineage of sexual outlaws dating back to the Civil War, The Pagan Babies changed life in Lexington forever. Join us for an introduction by artist Bob Morgan... More Info
Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, February 25th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Learn how to make Facebook work for your business! Learn how to create a business page and effectively run it, including how to advertise through Facebook. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Reference Area
Tuesday, February 26th - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Join us for a coloring party celebrating the life and work of Kentucky artist, poet, and eccentric Henry Faulkner.For adults. Coffee and coloring supplies provided.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, February 26th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Observe African-American History Month with a documentary every Tuesday evening in February.This week:  The MarchWitness the compelling and dramatic story of the 1963 March on Washington, where Dr. Martin Luther King gave his stirring "I Have a Dream" speech. This watershed event in the Civil Rights Movement helped change the face of America. Recounts the... More Info

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