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Dance Fitness Every Wednesday in January beginning January 2 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Looking for a fun, low-impact way to work out? Dance Fitness combines ele- ments of many different types of dance, from jazz and ballet to Bollywood and Latin. Get a great workout that's easy on your joints while listening to some awesome music. For the month of January, there is no cost for this class. Please register. Computer Basics Thursday, January 3 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. Card Making Thursday, January 3 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Learn how to make four themed cards with independent stamping demonstra- tor Sandy Bollman. For ages 16 and older. $5 materials fee. Please register. Cincinnati Beer: The Road to Craft Thursday, January 3 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. What got our beautiful, beer-filled Queen City to the point we're at now? Learn about beer in Greater Cincy from the gnarliest beer blogger & podcaster, the Gnarly Gnome, & check out memorabilia! Registration is not required, but please register if you wish for weather cancellation notification. Trivia Night Friday, January 4 Main Library, 7 p.m. Play trivia just for fun! Bring your own team or we'll put teams together for you. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, January 8 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. Discuss The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Writer's Group Tuesdays, January 8 & 22 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. Beginner's Yoga Wednesdays, January 9, 16, 23 & 30 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. Thrillers & Chillers Book Group Thursday, January 10 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss In a Dark House by Deborah Crombie. Euchre Tournament: Senior Games Thursday, January 10 Main Library, 12:30 p.m. Part of Northern Kentucky Winter Senior Games. Partnership with Boone County Parks. Please call the Parks Department at 859-334-2117 for more information. Internet Basics Thursday, January 10 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to get to websites, use search engines, and surf the web. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, January 10 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers. Pollinators and You Thursday, January 10 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. You've probably heard a lot recently about the plight of honey bees. What can you do? Tonia Spill of the NKY Beekeeper's Association talks about the plight of pollinators and ways you can help. Registration is not required for this event, but please register if you wish to receive weather cancellation notification. weekly events To register for Library events online, go to: 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. Closed the week of January 1. 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... january 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. Call Kelsey at 292-3393 at least one week in advance if special acommodations are needed.

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