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2019•06 - BCPL Newsletter

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Healthy Choices for Every Body Mondays, June 3 & 24 Walton Branch, 5-7 p.m. Eating right doesn't have to be expensive! Join us to learn more about healthy foods and nutrition for every budget. Prepare and taste simple, healthy recipes! Please register. Donkey Milk Soap Monday, June 3 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Participants will have access to a predetermined raw, aged donkey milk soap base to customize their very own bar of donkey milk soap. Find out why Hippocrates and Cleopatra touted the healing qualities of donkey milk and be among the first to know about the newest milk- soap craze! Presented by Carisa of Seventh Avenue Gifts in Newport. Please register. Continuing Watercolor Tuesdays, June 4, 11, 18 & 25 Florence Branch, 6 p.m. Discover the joy and beauty of watercol- or painting! This 4-week class, taught by Winnie Bowling, is open to painters of all skill levels as well as both new and old students. $15 total fee for all 4 classes. Please register. Learn to Play Bridge Wednesdays, June 5, 12, 19, 26 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Free classes for beginners or those who need a little refresher. Then come play with our fun and social bridge group at the library on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Classes are progressive. Please register for the four-part series beginning on June 5. Email Basics Thursday, June 6 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to set up and use an email account. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, June 6 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss The Poet of Tolstoy Park by Sonny Brewer. Card Making Thursday, June 6 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. Dave Schroeder: Lost Northern Kentucky Saturday, June 8 Main Library, 11 a.m. Northern Kentucky has a unique loca- tion as the gateway between the North and the South. Many of its historic businesses, religious structures, homes, and buildings were lost to time. Schro- eder will detail the fascinating history of Northern Kentucky's lost treasures. Co-sponsored by BCPL and the Boone County Chapter, NSDAR. Two Cents About Finances Saturday, June 8 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Looking to increase your credit score, become a homeowner, or just learn about finances in general? Presented by the Brighton Center, this financial workshop will cover money manage- ment, budgeting, saving and investing, building credit, and credit review and coaching. Please register. Concert @ the Library: P's in a Pod Sunday, June 9 Florence Branch, 2 p.m. See page 7. Art for All! Monday, June 10 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "Light up the Night" 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. Open Mic Night (Teens and Adults) Monday, June 10 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Join local musicians as they share their talents with you during our first ever Open Mic Night for teens and adults! Judges will score the entries and the top three scores will perform at the Main Library later this year. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, June 11 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Discuss The Dry by Jane Harper. weekly events To register for programs online, go to:, click on the event location and then locate your program 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. No meetings in June. 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... june 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 - Thursday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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