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2018•08 - BCPL Newsletter

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Email Basics Thursday, August 2 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to set up and use an email account. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, August 2 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Come Away With Me by Karma Brown. Raising Butterflies Thursday, August 2 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Ever want to raise your own butterflies? Trudy Flowers shares how she raised Monarch butterlies in her own back- yard. Learn about helpful tools and resources for this fascinating hobby before the late summer migration of butterflies occurs. Concert @ the Park: Florence Community Band Saturday, August 4 Boone Woods Park, 7 p.m. See page 7. Writer's Group Tuesdays, August 7 & 21 Main Library, 7 p.m. Join other local writing enthusiasts every other Tuesday night. Share your work, get feedback, encouragement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece. Thrillers & Chillers Book Group Thursday, August 9 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss Curiosity Killed the Cat Sitter by Blaize Clement. Facebook Basics Thursday, August 9 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to create and use a Face- book account. Please register. Card Making Thursday, August 9 Florence Branch, 6:30 p.m. Learn how to make four themed cards with independent stamping demon- strator Sandy Bollman. For ages 16 and older. $5 materials fee. Please register. Cincinnati Shakespeare Company presents: Julius Caesar Thursday, August 9 Boone Woods Park, 7 p.m. Beware the Ides of March with Shake- speare's classic political tragedy. Experience Tai Chi Fridays, August 10, 24 and September 7, 21 Scheben Branch, 10:30 a.m. Master Greg Fahey, a 6th Degree Black Belt, will teach an easy course in the gentle and low impact martial art of Tai Chi. Please register for each session separately. Concert @ the Park: The Sweet Beats Saturday, August 11 Boone Woods Park, 7 p.m. See page 7. Art for All! Monday, August 13 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "Summer Dress" under the guidance of a professional artist. At the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. $20 materials fee. Please register. Tasty & Affordable Meals in a SNAP Tuesdays, August 14, 21 & 28 Florence Branch, 6:30 p.m. Pick up recipes, sample dishes, and learn how to stretch your dollars or food stamps to make delicious and nutritious meals for your family. The classes in this 3-part series are designed to be taken together, but each can also be attended on its own. Presented by the Boone County Cooperative Extension NEP. Please register. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, August 14 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. Discuss Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance. Real Men Read Wednesday, August 15 Scheben Branch, 10:30 a.m. Discuss the latest book you've read. Spotlight on Genealogy: FamilySearch Hidden Records Wednesday, August 15 Main Library, 2 p.m. BCPL has just become a FamilySearch affiliate library! Learn how to make the weekly programs To register for Library events online, go to: and locate your program in the Library's event calendar. In the Loop Mondays, 10 a.m. Florence Branch Knit or crochet, your choice! Learn for the first time or pick up new tricks. Gentle Yoga Mondays, 6 p.m. Main Library Learn the basic postures and flows. Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117. Yoga Mondays, 7:10 p.m. Main Library Relax and explore Hatha yoga postures. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117. Adult Coloring Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. Main Library Enjoy this relaxing and creative activity while meeting other coloring aficionados. Coloring supplies are provided. Bridge Tues. and Thurs., noon-3 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play – Everyone welcome! Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Scheben Branch All skill levels welcome. Co-sponsored by Gateway Community College. NKY English Conversation Club Wednesdays, noon Florence Branch Practice your English with fluent English speakers! Piecemakers Quilting Group Wednesdays, 1 p.m. Scheben Branch A great opportunity to visit and work on your latest project. Rummikub Thursdays, 5 p.m. and Sundays, 1 p.m. Florence Branch Do you like to play Rummikub? Do you want to learn how? Rummikub (pronounced Rummy-cube) is a cross between rummy and mahjong. Yoga Thursdays, 6:15 p.m. Scheben Branch This class is suitable for all levels! Please bring a yoga mat & small handheld or wrist weights (optional). $30 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117. Mahjong Fridays, 1 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play - All skill levels welcome! discover... EVENTS & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS... august 2 Inside the Main Library in Burlington, on the first floor next to the dome. Gourmet sandwiches, salads, homemade soups, and desserts! Dine-in, carry out, or have your next event catered. Phone # 859-992-0004 New hours! Monday - Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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