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2019•02 - BCPL Newsletter

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AARP Tax-Aide Fridays, February 1-April 12 Main Library, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tax-Aide targets low & moderate income taxpayers who are 50 and up. To schedule an appointment, email AARPTAX7@yahoo.com. Be sure to include your phone number. No one is turned away unless the tax situation is too complex or beyond the tax prepar- er's training. Trivia Night Friday, February 1 Main Library, 7 p.m. Play trivia just for fun! Bring your own team or we'll put one together! Your Morning Coffee's Story Monday, February 4 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Join Carabello Coffee Roasters from Newport for an interactive coffee experience! Coffee has a rich history and we want to share it, along with the farm-to-cup process. We will have some of our favorite brews to sample, along with a unique coffee punch we've created just for you! Please register. Writer's Group Tuesdays, February 5 & 19 Main Library, 7 p.m. Share your work, get feedback, encour- agement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece. United Way Free Tax Prep Help Weds., February 6 - April 10 Florence Branch, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Get help with your taxes with trained and certified volunteers. Check www.makeworkpay.com for eligibility and what to bring. No appointments necessary. Dance Fitness Wednesdays in February Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Looking for a fun, low-impact way to work out? Get a great workout that's easy on your joints & listen to great music. $3 per class. $12 for the month, payable upon the first night of class. Please register. Email Basics Thursday, February 7 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to set up and use an email account. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, February 7 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint by Brady Udall. Card Making Thursday, February 7 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. Experience Tai Chi Fridays, February 8 & 22 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. Harry Potter Poison Garden Saturday, February 9 Main Library, 11 a.m. Marea West, Master Gardner, presents on the Alnwick Castle Poison Garden and its similarities to the herbs dis- cussed in Harry Potter. Co-sponsored by BCPL and the Boone County Chapter, NSDAR. Concert @ the Library: Polished Brass Sunday, February 10 Florence Branch, 2 p.m. See page 7. Art for All! Monday, February 11 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint under the guidance of a profes- sional artist. At the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. $20 materials fee. Please register. Serve and Socialize Fair Tuesday, February 12 Main Library, 10 a.m.-noon Looking for a way to give back to the community or meet new people in the area? Learn about volunteer oppor- tunities and social clubs for adults at this fair. Local organizations will share information about getting involved or joining a group. Light refreshments will be served. 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. 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... february 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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