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2018•09 - BCPL Newsletter

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All BCPL Locations will be closed Monday, September 4 for Labor Day. New! Our Book Cellar now has open hours! Tuesdays, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main Library Our book sale room has a new look, a new name, and new hours. Now open two days a week, the Book Cellar (in the lower level of the Main Library) offers great deals on used books, DVDs, music CDs and more. Check our Face- book page for weekly specials! Going forward, the Book Cellar will be listed in the box on left with all of our weekly events. Writer's Group Tuesdays, September 4 & 18 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. Line Dancing at Scheben Wednesday, September 5 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Join us for line dancing fun! Start with a warm-up, learn a new line dance, and end with a cool down. Casual attire with sneakers is preferred. No partner necessary. Bring a bottle of water. Please register for each session separately. Beginner's Yoga Thursdays, September 6, 13, 20 & 27 Florence Branch, 10 a.m. Join Lorna Barrett for free beginning yoga classes. Postures involve getting up and down off the floor. Bring your own yoga mat or towel. Please register. Computer Basics Thursday, September 6 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn about the different parts of a computer, how to use a mouse (if necessary), and how to navigate the Windows desktop. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, September 6 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. Aromatherapy: Intro to Essential Oils Thursday, September 6 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Be better informed when using essential oils by learning about purity standards, how to safely use oils, and what questions to ask companies when purchasing oils. Make an aromathera- py roller to take home. $5 materials fee. Please register Experience Tai Chi Fridays, 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. Art for All! Monday, September 10 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "The Autumn Leaves" 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. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, September 11 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. Discuss True Grit by Charles Portis. Thrillers & Chillers Book Group Thursday, September 13 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss Still Life by Louise Penny. Internet Basics Thursday, September 13 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to get to websites, use search engines, and surf the web. Please register. Chalk Paint Jars Thursday, September 13 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Decorate a sweet, shabby-Chic jar that can be used as a candle holder, floral vase or fun catch–all. Learn an inexpensive recipe to make the popular chalk paint, which can be used in a variety of ways. $5 materials fee. Please register. Card Making Thursday, September 13 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Make four themed cards with indepen- weekly events To register for Library events online, go to: www.bcpl.org/events and locate your program in the Library's event calendar. In the Loop Mondays Florence Branch, 10 a.m. Knit or crochet, your choice! Learn for the first time or pick up new tricks. Gentle Yoga Mondays Main Library, 6 p.m. 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 Main Library, 7:10 p.m. 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 Main Library, 9:30 a.m. Enjoy this relaxing and creative activity while meeting other coloring aficionados. Coloring supplies are provided. Bridge Tuesdays & Thursdays Scheben Branch, noon-3 p.m. Open play – Everyone welcome! Book Cellar Tuesdays, 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m-2 p.m. Main Library, Lower Level Used books, DVDs, music & more. Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Meetings will resume Tuesday, August 14. NKY English Conversation Club Wednesdays Florence Branch, noon Practice your English with fluent English speakers! Piecemakers Quilting Group Wednesdays Scheben Branch, 1 p.m. 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... september 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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