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Northside Branch
Wednesday, January 24th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
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Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch
Thursday, January 25th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Thursday, January 25th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Learn the more advanced editing functions of Final Cut Pro X including: color correction, green screen effects, and much more. All "problem" video clips will be provided for you. Prerequisite: Final Cut Pro X Basics.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch - Story Room
Friday, January 26th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), toddler (18-36 months),
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Una hora de cuentos y actividades para niños hispanohablantes y sus padres. Haremos actividades para preparar los niños para la escuela. A story and activity hour for Spanish speaking children and their parents. We will do activities that prepare children for school.
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Saturday, January 27th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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3D printing has made its way to the Digital Studio! This 2-hr session will run through the basics of using our new 3D printers. We'll start with setting up a print job, work our way through loading the filament, and finish by printing a small object.Completion of this course is required to utilize the Digital Studio's 3D makerspace.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Saturday, January 27th - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
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Were you planning to journal this year, but haven't started yet? We'll help you decorate your journal and set your goals for the new year. Supplies provided. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Sunday, January 28th - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Age Group(s): families, ,
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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. Refreshments provided.
Northside Branch
Monday, January 29th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch
Monday, January 29th - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
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Destress! Relax! Come and color with us. We'll provide the coffee, coloring sheets and supplies. Teen Room.
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Tuesday, January 30th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Learn to colorize a black and white photo with Photoshop actions and painting. All photos will be provided. Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch - Story Room
Tuesday, January 30th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), ,
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Learn out loud at the library with this active storytime featuring books, music, movement, and other activities that promote early learning for preschoolers. Recommended for ages 3-5. 
Northside Branch
Tuesday, January 30th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Tuesday, January 30th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
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Learn to use the most powerful layout program in the industry. While learning the tools and interface of Adobe InDesign, you will also learn how to interface with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Wednesday, January 31st - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Large Conference Room
Wednesday, January 31st - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, families,
Event Type(s):
Join us for the kickoff of the exhibit "Photographing Freetowns: African American Kentucky through the Lens of Helen Balfour Morrison 1935-1946". "Photographing Freetowns" is a look at life in the African American communities of Zion Hill and Sugar Hill, as well as nearby Lexington and Midway. Local community activist Devine Carama will be our speaker and... More Info
Northside Branch
Thursday, February 1st - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch
Thursday, February 1st - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Large Conference Room
Thursday, February 1st - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
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A free 7 week Spanish class for beginners that starts with the alphabet and builds up to the foundations of basic conversation. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. 
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Thursday, February 1st - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
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We will cover the basics of using Apple software and hardware. Some experience with computers is necessary. This class will be using Mac OS X High Sierra.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Friday, February 2nd - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Friday, February 2nd - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), toddler (18-36 months),
Event Type(s):
Una hora de cuentos y actividades para niños hispanohablantes y sus padres. Haremos actividades para preparar los niños para la escuela. A story and activity hour for Spanish speaking children and their parents. We will do activities that prepare children for school.
Northside Branch
Saturday, February 3rd - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Saturday, February 3rd - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): , ,
Event Type(s):
3D printing has made its way to the Digital Studio! This 2-hr session will run through the basics of using our new 3D printers. We'll start with setting up a print job, work our way through loading the filament, and finish by printing a small object.Completion of this course is required to utilize the Digital Studio's 3D makerspace.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Sunday, February 4th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Sunday, February 4th - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Age Group(s): families, ,
Event Type(s):
The whole family is invited to this interactive story time featuring books, songs, & rhymes, followed by a hands-on craft or activity. For families. Refreshments provided.
Northside Branch
Monday, February 5th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch
Monday, February 5th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch
Monday, February 5th - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
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Come join us for a series of 60 second challenges using common household items.
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Tuesday, February 6th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
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Create your own video project using photos, video clips, and music. This is a great class for beginners.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Tuesday, February 6th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Tuesday, February 6th - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), ,
Event Type(s):
Learn out loud at the library with this active storytime featuring books, music, movement, and other activities that promote early learning for preschoolers. Recommended for ages 3-5. 
Northside Branch
Tuesday, February 6th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Tuesday, February 6th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Learn about the interface and basic tools of Adobe Lightroom. Create incredible photos anywhere with all-new Lightroom CC. Organize your photos with searchable keywords that are automatically applied without the hassle of tagging. And easily share and showcase your photos in fun ways.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Wednesday, February 7th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch
Wednesday, February 7th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch
Thursday, February 8th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Thursday, February 8th - 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), ,
Event Type(s):
Budding preschool artists and their parents or caregivers can explore art using a variety of materials and styles. Please dress for mess. Recommended for age 3 to 5.
Northside Branch
Thursday, February 8th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch - Large Conference Room
Thursday, February 8th - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
A free 7 week Spanish class for beginners that starts with the alphabet and builds up to the foundations of basic conversation. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. 
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Thursday, February 8th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
We will continue to cover the basics of using Apple's Mac OS X Sierra. We'll start to learn more advanced features of Apple's OS such as creating folders, using external drives, and formatting hard drives. Prerequisite: Introduction to Mac
Registration begins on January 25th
Northside Branch
Friday, February 9th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Friday, February 9th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): preschool (3-5 years), toddler (18-36 months),
Event Type(s):
Una hora de cuentos y actividades para niños hispanohablantes y sus padres. Haremos actividades para preparar los niños para la escuela. A story and activity hour for Spanish speaking children and their parents. We will do activities that prepare children for school.
Northside Branch
Saturday, February 10th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Saturday, February 10th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Learn the basics of GarageBand, the audio recording and editing software from Apple. Basic experience with Mac computers is recommended before taking this class.
Registration begins on January 27th
Northside Branch
Sunday, February 11th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch - Story Room
Sunday, February 11th - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Age Group(s): families, ,
Event Type(s):
The whole family is invited to this interactive story time featuring books, songs, & rhymes, followed by a hands-on craft or activity. For families. Refreshments provided.
Northside Branch
Monday, February 12th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): families, adults,
Event Type(s):
Throughout the month of February Northside will host "Photographing Freetowns" an exhibit of photographs by Helen Balfour Morrison. Morrison traveled to Kentucky in the 1930's, photographing historic African American communities and their residents. Exhibit can be viewed during normal library hours, open to all ages. 
Northside Branch
Monday, February 12th - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): K-5th grade, middle school, high school
Event Type(s):
Volunteers will assist students with daily homework assignments, reading, and school projects.  Students will be helped in the order they sign up.  Homework Help is available Monday through Thursday when FCPS is in session. Lunes a Jueves, 4 a 7 pm Los voluntarios ayudarán a los estudiantes con las tareas diarias, lectura y proyectos escolares.Los... More Info
Northside Branch
Monday, February 12th - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
Event Type(s):
Join in with the rest of library for a coloring party contributing to a public art project.
Northside Branch
Monday, February 12th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, baby (0-18 months), high school
Event Type(s):
Come color with us at the Lexington Public Library!Your colored pages (which we designed to include plants with medicinal qualities that are indigenous to the state of Kentucky) will become part of a gallery exhibition at the Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center, Nov-Dec 2018.Each of the designs (a different design for each coloring party) has been letter-press... More Info

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