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Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, November 21st - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Age Group(s): all ages, ,
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When a UFO lands in Washington, D.C., bearing a message for Earth's leaders, all of humanity stands still. Klaatu (Michael Rennie) has come on behalf of alien life who have been watching Cold War-era nuclear proliferation on Earth. But it is Klaatu's soft-spoken robot Gort that presents a more immediate threat to onlookers.
Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Saturday, November 25th - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Age Group(s): all ages, ,
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Move from "I think I want to write," to "I am a writer." Write short fiction exercises that you will submit and critique in this workshop. Second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Registration recommended.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Village Branch - Program Room
Sunday, November 26th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, high school, middle school
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The Lexington Area Yoyo Club is now at the Village Branch! Want to learn a new hobby and have fun doing it?  Hands on learning and help for people of all skill levels.  Ages 10 and up welcome.
Village Branch - Program Room
Sunday, November 26th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, high school, middle school
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The Lexington Area Yoyo Club is now at the Village Branch! Want to learn a new hobby and have fun doing it?  Hands on learning and help for people of all skill levels.  Ages 10 and up welcome.
Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, November 27th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, November 27th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Explore the newest version of Windows, Windows 10. Customize your Start menu. Add shortcut icons and personalize your desktop. Make the task bar work for you! Prerequisite: PC Basics or previous knowledge of earlier versions of Windows.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Tuesday, November 28th - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): high school, middle school,
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Sparkles, sequins, and snowmen...oh my! Kick off the holiday season in style by making the tackiest sweater you can imagine. All materials provided, but bring your own shirt or sweater for your preferred fit. For teens in grades 7-12. Registration required. 
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Tuesday, November 28th - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Age Group(s): high school, middle school,
Event Type(s):
Sparkles, sequins, and snowmen...oh my! Kick off the holiday season in style by making the tackiest sweater you can imagine. All materials provided, but bring your own shirt or sweater for your preferred fit. For teens in grades 7-12. Registration required. 
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 28th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Tour Microsoft Word and learn where all the best buttons live! Create and format a document. Ask questions to your heart's content. Prerequisite: PC Basics or previous computer experience. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Wednesday, November 29th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Discover how to sign up for an email account with Mail.com, send messages, work with attachments, and manage your inbox. Class email accounts will be provided. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or previous Internet experience.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Wednesday, November 29th - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
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Play games, watch videos, talk books, hang out. Grades 6-12.
Village Branch - Large Meeting Room
Wednesday, November 29th - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Age Group(s): middle school, high school,
Event Type(s):
Play games, watch videos, talk books, hang out. Grades 6-12.
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Wednesday, November 29th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Copy! Paste! Make a bulleted list! Discover some of Word's trickier features like headers, footnotes, and labels. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word or previous experience with Word.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Wednesday, November 29th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Want all your settings at your fingertips? Want a better way to see all the programs available on your computer? Learn about helpful shortcuts and ways you can customize Windows to better suit you. Prerequisite: Windows Basics or previous experience using Windows settings and features.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Thursday, November 30th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Create and manipulate a basic database with Microsoft Access. Covers basic building technique and simple queries. Prerequisites: Advanced Features of Excel or equivalent experience.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Thursday, November 30th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Thursday, November 30th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
Event Type(s):
One hundred and one ways to customize Word for your convenience! Also, tables. And Mail Merge. Prerequisite: Intermediate Features of MS Word or considerable previous experience with word.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Central Library - Computer Center
Saturday, December 2nd - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Fix "Red-eye" and remove blemishes from portraits. Learn how to move parts of one photo to another and add text. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word or previous experience with photo manipulation software.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Saturday, December 2nd - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): high school, ,
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Need volunteer hours for school? Join us for this special day of service! All participants will receive 5 hours of community service. Registration must be completed at the Eastside Branch Library by Wednesday, November 29th. For teens ages 14-17 only.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500
Northside Branch
Saturday, December 2nd - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): 2nd-3rd grade, 4th-5th grade, middle school
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Come to our slime lab and learn how to make your own slime. Supplies provided. Northside Storytime Room
Central Library
Sunday, December 3rd - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Age Group(s): all ages, ,
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The Friends Book Cellar is open from 1:00-5:00 PM on the first Sunday of each month for a 20% off sale. The Friends Book Cellar is located in the Lower Level of the Central Library.
Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, December 4th - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Get help with resumes, job applications and more!
Northside Branch
Monday, December 4th - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Age Group(s): high school, middle school,
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Do you have what it takes to be a Super Smash champion? Show your skills and brawl your way to the top of the leaderboard. Entries will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. For teens in grades 6-12. Northside Teen Room
Northside Branch
Monday, December 4th - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Age Group(s): high school, middle school,
Event Type(s):
Do you have what it takes to be a Super Smash champion? Show your skills and brawl your way to the top of the leaderboard. Entries will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. For teens in grades 6-12. Northside Teen Room
Central Library - Computer Center
Monday, December 4th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, all ages,
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Learn about linked cells, filtering and intermediate formulas. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or previous experience with Excel.
For group registration please contact this library location at (859) 231-5500

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