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2019•03 - BCPL Newsletter

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United Way Free Tax Prep Help Wednesdays through April 10 Florence Branch, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Get help with your taxes from trained and certified volunteers. Check for eligibility and what to bring. No appointments necessary. AARP Tax-Aide Fridays through April 12 Main Library, 9 a.m. Tax-Aide targets low & moderate income taxpayers who are 50 and up. To schedule an appointment, call 859- 912-3202. No one is turned away unless the tax situation is too complex or beyond the tax preparer's training. Writer's Group Tuesdays, March 5 & 19 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. Dance Fitness Wednesdays in March 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. $12 fee for the month paid first day of class. Please register. Computer Basics Thursday, March 7 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, March 7 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. Card Making Thursday, March 7 Main Library, 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, March 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. Trivia Night Friday, March 8 Main Library, 7 p.m. Play trivia just for fun! Bring your own team or we'll put teams together for you. Concert Under the Dome: Kit Donahue Sunday, March 10 Main Library, 2 p.m. See page 7. Art for All! Monday, March 11 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "Aspens in Spring" 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. Suicide Prevention Training Monday, March 11 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Just like CPR, Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives. Free training taught by Larry McNabb, a member of the Kentucky Suicide Prevention Group, Inc. and Certified Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Trainer. Please register. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, March 12 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. Discuss A Perfect Evil by Alex Kava. Springtime Bunnies Tuesday, March 12 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Cute wooden bunnies are ready for springtime decorating. Participants will learn chalk paint techniques to create this cute bunny just in time for Easter. $5 materials fee. Please register. Thrillers and Chillers Thursday, March 14 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss The Smack by Richard Lange. 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. 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... march 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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