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2018•11 - BCPL Newsletter

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Honor a Veteran November 1-30 Scheben Branch Stop by and hang a star in honor of those who have served or who are serving in the armed services. City of Union Adopt-a-Unit November 1-30 Scheben Branch Sign a Christmas card for soldiers in the HHT, 1-32 CAV, 1 BCT, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Unit based at Fort Campbell, KY. Learn more about the City of Union's involvement in the Adopt-a-Unit program while you are here. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, November 1 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Gilead by Marilynne Robinson. Ornament Woodcarving Thursday, November 1 Main Library, 6 p.m. Join the River Valley Woodcarving Guild and carve your own ornament for yourself or give it to someone as a gift! Ages 18 and up. Please register. Please bring $2 for materials. Honor Flight Tri-State Wednesday, November 7 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Join Kim Brockhoff, Honor Flight ambassador, bus leader, and a veteran himself, to learn about Honor Flight Tri-State, how it was started, why trips are offered to veterans and how veter- ans are flown to see their memorials in Washington, D.C. Enjoy hearing stories of veterans and their successful lives. Doctor's Corner: Stress Wednesday, November 7 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. November and December are busy months for many people and getting too stressed out can ruin the fun! Join Dr. Cynthia Villacis, of Health Con- nections Direct Primary Care, to learn tips on how to manage your stress this season. Thrillers & Chillers Book Group Thursday, November 8 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. Fitness after Cancer Thursday, November 8 Main Library, 6 p.m. Have you or a loved one recently undergone a battle with cancer? Many survivors don't know what the next step in their physical fitness journey is post cancer. Join Carrie Martin, Senior Program Director of Commu- nity Health with the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, as she discusses the YMCA and LIVESTRONG's partnership to help get survivors back on their feet! Trivia Night Thursday, November 8 Main Library, 7 p.m. Play trivia just for fun! Bring your own team or we'll put teams together for you. Experience Tai Chi Friday, November 9 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. Hickory Robot Friday, November 9 Main Library, 7 p.m. See page 7. Religion and the Revolution Saturday, November 10 Main Library, 11 a.m. Jim North, Professor of Church History from Cincinnati Christian University, explains why some denominations were Patriots and others were Loyal- ists. Co-Sponsored by Boone County Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. Art for All! Monday, November 12 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "Giving Thanks" 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. 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. This class is on hiatus until January. Please register for the 7:10 class at the Main Library on Mondays or the 6:15 class at the Scheben Branch on Thursdays. 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. (Closed the week of Thanksgiving.) Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. All skill levels welcome. Co-sponsored by Gateway Community College. 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. Yoga Thursdays Scheben Branch, 6:15 p.m. 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 Scheben Branch, 1 p.m. Open play - All skill levels welcome! discover... EVENTS & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS... november 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 Monday - Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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