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2019•08 - BCPL Newsletter

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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. Yoga Mondays Main Library, 7:10 p.m. Relax and explore Hatha yoga pos- tures. 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, 9 a.m-1 p.m. Main Library, Lower Level Used books, DVDs, music & more. Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. Resuming August 13. 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 (option- al). $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... august 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. Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Under- ground Railroad by Photogra- pher Jeanine Michna-Bales Until August 9 Main Library Art Gallery Organized by ExhibitsUSA, a pro- gram of Mid-America Arts Alliance. Email Basics Thursday, August 1 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to set up and use an email account. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, August 1 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Prayers & Lies by Sherri Wood Emmons. Card Making Thursday, August 1 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. The Art of Brewing Beer Thursday, August 1 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Interested in homebrewing? Just want to learn more about beer? Join Ray Gerdes of the Blotarian Brewing League as he discusses what beer actually is, the brewing process, a day in the life of a beer being brewed and more! Concert @ the Park: Florence Community Band Saturday, August 3 Boone Woods Park, 7 p.m. See page 7. A Matter of Balance Tuesdays and Thursdays August 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 & 29 Scheben Branch, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Learn to manage falls and increase activity levels through simple exercises to increase strength and balance. This 8-part program is being provided at no cost to seniors at risk of falling in Boone, Kenton and Campbell Counties through a grant to Brighton Center Retired and Volunteer Senior Pro- gram (RSVP) from the Corporation for National and Community Service. It is taught by trained RSVP volunteer coaches. Please register for the August 6 program; this will register you for the entire 8-week series. Writer's Group Tuesdays, August 6 & 20 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. Thrillers and Chillers Thursday, August 8 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss The Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann. Facebook Basics Thursday, August 8 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to create and use a Facebook account. Please register. Experience Tai Chi Fridays, August 9 & 23 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. Concert @ the Library: Greg Schaber Sunday, August 11 Florence Branch, 2 p.m. See page 7. Art for All! Monday, August 12 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "Dandelions" under the guid- ance 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. Tile Coasters DIY Monday, August 12 Scheben Branch, 6:30 p.m. There's no place like home! Join us in celebrating the 80th anniversary of the classic movie, "The Wizard of Oz" by making Wizard of Oz-themed ceramic tile coasters for your home. Please register. The Skinny on Nutrition Monday, August 12 Hebron Branch, 6:30 p.m. Kevin Brunacini, DNP, APRN, will discuss and explore a relationship Phone # 859-992-0004 Monday - Thursday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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