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2018•07 - BCPL Newsletter

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All BCPL locations will be closed for Independence Day. Wednesday, July 4 Computer Basics Thursday, July 5 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, July 5 Florence Branch, 3 p.m. Discuss Chinaberry by James Still. Art for All! Monday, July 9 Scheben Branch, 12:30 p.m. Paint "We Celebrate!" 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. Meditation in Nature Tuesday, July 10 Florence Branch, 6:30 p.m. A Secret Spot in Nature is a place that you choose very close to where you live that you can visit each day to observe and befriend Mother Nature. Regularly visiting and meditating in this Spot can change your state of mind and your relationship to wildlife that in- habit the area. Join Dee Wright as she discusses her own Secret Spot practice and gives tips on how to establish your own. Please register. Chapter and Verse Book Group Tuesday, July 10 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. Discuss The Crossroads Cafe by Deborah Smith. Writer's Group Tuesdays, July 10 & 24 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. Open Studio for Boone County Artists Wednesday, July 11 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Fuel your creativity by checking out different art techniques and mediums demonstrated by members of Boone County Visual Art Association. Feel free to bring your own art project and supplies to join in the fun. Thrillers and Chillers Thursday, July 12 Main Library, 10 a.m. Discuss Long Gone by Alafair Burke. Internet Basics Thursday, July 12 Florence Branch, 1 p.m. Learn how to get to websites, use search engines, and surf the web. Please register. Card Making Thursday, July 12 Scheben 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. Concert @ the Library: Berachah Valley Friday, July 13 Scheben Branch, 7 p.m. See page 7. 21st Century Magic: Reed and Ashton Masterson Thursday, July 12 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Award-winning illusionists Reed and Ashton Masterson are back with another high energy show for all ages. See page one. Photography Workshop Monday, July 16 Main Library, 6:30 p.m. Need help with your camera, flash or photo editing software? Members of Tri- State Photographic Society will answer your questions during a drop-in tabling event from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. A Com- posing Your Pictures presentation will occur from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Please bring your camera and manual with you. Brands and products covered are Nikon, Canon, Olympus, Photoshop, Lightroom, flash, macro and telephoto lenses. weekly programs 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. Gentle Yoga Mondays, 6 p.m. Main Library 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, 7:10 p.m. Main Library 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, 9:30 a.m. Main Library Enjoy this relaxing and creative activity while meeting other coloring aficionados. Coloring supplies are provided. Bridge Tues. and Thurs., noon-3 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play – Everyone welcome! Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Scheben Branch No meetings in July. Will resume Tues- day, August 14. 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. Rummikub Thursdays, 5 p.m. and Sundays, 1 p.m. Florence Branch Do you like to play Rummikub? Do you want to learn how? Rummikub (pronounced Rummy-cube) is a cross between rummy and mahjong. Yoga Thursdays, 6:15 p.m. Scheben Branch 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, 1 p.m. Scheben Branch Open play - All skill levels welcome! discover... EVENTS & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS... july 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 - Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Kelsey at 292-3393 at least one week in advance if special accommodations are needed.

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