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2019•11 - BCPL Newsletter

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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, 10 a.m. Florence Branch Knit or crochet, your choice! Learn for the first time or pick up new tricks. Yoga for Health and Well Being Mondays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. Main Library Build core strength, flexibility & balance. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117. Yoga for Healthy Weight Mondays, 7:15 p.m. Main Library Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Hebron Branch Thursdays, 6:15 p.m. Scheben Branch A holistic approach to maintaining weight, increasing flexibility and building muscle. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117. Adult Coloring Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. Main Library Enjoy this relaxing and creative activity while meeting other coloring aficionados. Coloring supplies are provided. Bridge Tuesdays & Thursdays, noon-3 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play – Everyone welcome! Book Cellar Tuesdays, 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Main Library, Lower Level (Closed Thanksgiving Week) Used books, DVDs, music & more. Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Scheben Branch All skill levels welcome. Co-sponsored by Gateway Community College. NKY English Conversation Club Wednesdays, noon Florence Branch Practice your English with fluent English speakers! Piecemakers Quilting Group Wednesdays, 1 p.m. Scheben Branch A great opportunity to visit and work on your latest project. Mahjong Fridays, 1 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play - All skill levels welcome! discover... EVENTS & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS... november 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. The Blue Dragon Literary Society November 1-30 Boone County Public Library Goodreads Group Page Discuss Parnassus on Wheels by Christopher Morley in this digital book group. Visit our Goodreads page to join. Each month we post a new thread with a link to a short story, novella or short novel. All titles are available for free through Project Gutenberg. Some can also be checked out through Kentucky Libraries Unbound in e-text or e-audio formats. Honor a Veteran November 1-30 Scheben Branch Stop by and hang a star in honor of those who have served or who are serv- ing in the armed services. City of Union Adopt-a-Unit November 1-30 Scheben Branch Sign a Christmas card for soldiers in the HHT, 1-32CAV, 1 BCT, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Unit based at Fort Campbell, KY. Learn more about the City of Union's in- volvement in the Adopt-a-Unit program while you are here. One-on-one Computer Basics Monday-Friday Florence Branch Request individualized, one-on-one, computer lessons from professional librarians. Examples include: basic com- puter skills, online security and privacy, and Microsoft Office. Please register and complete the survey in the online description, to choose a time. Card Making Wednesday, November 6 Florence Branch, 6 p.m. Learn how to make four themed cards. For ages 16 and older. $5 materials fee. Please register. Better Blend Smoothies Wednesday, November 6 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Get some tips and advice from Isaac Hamlin, owner of Better Blend Smooth- ies, and try a healthy alternative to holiday desserts! Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, November 7 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson. Mini Therapy Horses Thursday, November 7 Hebron Branch, 6:30 p.m. Miniature therapy horses, Graham Cracker and Tater Tot make an appear- ance at the Hebron Branch! Learn about these horses, and then pet them and experience the healing power that only horses can offer. St. Elizabeth Mammography Van Friday, November 8 Main Library, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The St. Elizabeth Mobile Mammography Unit offers state-of-the-art digital 2-D and 3-D mammography screening. It's quick, easy and covered by most insurance (including Medicare and Medicaid) if you are: • Age 35 to 40: Baseline Screening • 40 and Over: Annual Screening Register at (859) 655-7400. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Retired Adult Meetup Fridays, November 8 & 22 Hebron Branch, 10 a.m. Meet your neighbors for a little bit of conversation and fun! Coffee supplied by Biggby Coffee. Please register. Experience Tai Chi Fridays, November 8 & 22 Scheben Branch, 10:30 a.m. Master Greg Fahey, a 6th Degree Black Belt, will teach an easy course in this gentle and low impact martial art. Music of the American Revolution Saturday, November 9 Scheben Branch, 11 a.m. In honor of Veterans Day, Hills of Kentucky Dulcimers will play historical songs and describe their significance. Sponsored by BCPL and the Boone County Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. Local Author Book Fair Saturday, November 9 Main Library, 1:30-3 p.m. Meet local authors from the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati area! Concert @ the Library: Full Moon Ranch Sunday, November 10 Scheben Branch, 2 p.m. See page 7. Phone # 859-992-0004 Monday - Thursday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Kelsey at 292-3393 at least one week in advance if special accommodations are needed.

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