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2019•12 - 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, 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 the week of Christmas.) Used books, DVDs, music & more. Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Scheben Branch All skill levels welcome. Co-spon- sored 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... december 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 December 1-31 Boone County Public Library Goodreads Group Page Discuss A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens in this online 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. One-on-one Computer Basics Monday-Friday Florence Branch Request individualized, one-on-one, computer lessons from professional librarians. Examples include: basic computer skills, online security and privacy, and Microsoft Office. Please register and complete the survey in the online description, to choose a time. Used Book Sale at the Scheben Branch December 2, 3 & 4 Scheben Branch, all day Want to put a dent in your Christmas shopping list? Or, perhaps you want to give a gift to yourself. Come to the Book Sale at the Scheben Branch. We'll have a wide selection of "like new" items for both adults and children, in- cluding books, DVDs, CDs and games. Enjoy the savings. Cash and Library Bucks accepted. Tell the Truth and Let the World Decide Monday, December 2 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Did you know there was a relay station located outside of Cincinnati that allowed important radio programs to be safely transmitted during WWII? Join Jack Dominic, director of the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting as he explores the VOA & how the innovative programming and technology shaped global politics, including the demise of Nazis & the crumbling of the Iron Curtain. Holiday Truffles Tuesday, December 3 Florence Branch, 6:30 p.m. Participants will learn about different kinds of chocolate and how to mix a basic truffle dough. Take home a hand-out with several tips and recipes. Each person will roll, dip, and decorate one truffle. Please register. Ornament Decorating Tuesday, December 3 Hebron Branch, 6:30 p.m. Use 3D Pens and an assortment of colors to decorate some 3D Printed Ornaments! Please register by Nov. 26. Color Me Mine Wednesday, December 4 Florence Branch, 6:30 p.m. Holiday items to paint will include a snowman dish (ideal for candy or nuts), a nutcracker, and a Santa mug. Items will be fired and returned to the library for pick up by December 10th. $10 per person, ages 13 and up. Please register. Best of the Best Book Group Thursday, December 5 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss The Crossroads Cafe by Deborah Smith. Card Making Thursday, December 5 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. Christmas on Main Friday, December 6 Walton Branch, 6-8 p.m. Warm up inside the Library after the Santa Claus parade. Enjoy the Wal- ton-Verona High School Select Choir and pick up a bag of reindeer food. Light refreshments will be served. Concert @ the Library: Queen City Sisters Friday, December 6 Hebron Branch, 7 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.

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