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Spring Public Service Job Fair

Connect with employers for a new career!

2024-04-09 13:00:00 2024-04-09 16:00:00 America/New_York Spring Public Service Job Fair The Public Service Job Fair will feature employers throughout Lexington who serve the community and hiring for multiple types of positions. Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)

Tuesday, April 09
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-04-09 13:00:00 2024-04-09 16:00:00 America/New_York Spring Public Service Job Fair The Public Service Job Fair will feature employers throughout Lexington who serve the community and hiring for multiple types of positions. Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)

Marksbury Family Branch

Community Room (A & B)

The Public Service Job Fair will feature employers throughout Lexington who serve the community and hiring for multiple types of positions.

The Spring Job Fair will be held for the first time at the Marksbury Family Branch!  Employers from several organizations will be in attendance to share their current openings.  Be prepared to meet with Employers with your 30 second pitch as to why you are a good fit for their organization! 

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | High School | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Careers, Job Search & College |

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Marksbury Family Branch

Phone: 859-231-5500

Hours
Mon, Apr 08 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Apr 09 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Apr 10 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Apr 11 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Apr 12 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 13 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 14 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Marksbury Family Branch is located at the intersection of Versailles Road and Village Drive.

Upcoming Events

Sun, Apr 14, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sun, Apr 14, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Sun, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Sun, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Get out of your cooking comfort zone in Bite Club: A Cookbook Club for Food Lovers. A new theme or cuisine will be represented by an array of cookbooks each meeting.

Sun, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Collaborative Learning Space
Come learn how to preserve vegetables using the power of lacto-fermentation and make your own jar of pickles to take home. Registration required.

Canceled
Sun, Apr 14, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch
An opportunity for LGBTQIA+ people to teach one another about basic car mechanics!

Mon, Apr 15, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Mon, Apr 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Story Area
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
Create a stand out resume using the latest AI tools and technology.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, Apr 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Stop by Central for a free screening of The Kite Runner, based on the best selling novel by Khaled Hosseini.

Mon, Apr 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Teen Space
Interested in helping to shape the future of the library while earning volunteer credits? Want to be able to give your feedback, and see it set into motion? Join our Teen Advisory Board!

Mon, Apr 15, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
You can review for the U.S. Citizenship exam with an instructor from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for free. Registration is not required.

Mon, Apr 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate ESOL listening comprehension and conversation practice. For adults.

Tue, Apr 16, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Rescheduled
Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
New date Tuesday, April 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Eastside Branch
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Tue, Apr 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore circuitry with Snap Circuits and Makey Makey For Grades 3-12.

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Hang out while exploring new concepts and activities! Each participant will get a free snack.

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Want to connect with other teens and make new friends? Join us for snacks and get-to-know-you activities.

Wed, Apr 17, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Wed, Apr 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
Tates Creek Branch
This group is for anyone and everyone interested in reading and talking about it. If you've been wanting to join a book group, but not sure how find one; this may be the group for you.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Apr 17, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Wed, Apr 17, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Jump like a frog and leap through our latest obstacle course. For toddlers and preschoolers. No registration required.

Wed, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
An easy and stress-free way to create a beautiful painting. Great starting point for beginners.

Wed, Apr 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join instructors from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for this free citizenship class. Student must be a Green Card holder for at least 4 years and 9 months. No registration required.

Wed, Apr 17, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Still reading YA? Us too! Join us for an informal book chat where we talk about all things YA. For ages 18 and up! This month we're discussing short story collections.

Thu, Apr 18, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Join other seniors in a relaxed setting to socialize and participate in interactive activities, games or crafts.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Meeting Room D
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Thu, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Thu, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Adult Reading Area
Hola! Looking to improve your Spanish speaking skills? Why not join our friendly weekly group meeting? It's a great opportunity to practice and meet new people!

Thu, Apr 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Bring the spring fun indoors by creating a beautiful windsock. A butterfly, a bee, or a fish windsock, the choice is yours. Recommend for 5-12 years old, dress for mess please.

Thu, Apr 18, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore circuitry with Snap Circuits and Makey Makey For Grades 3-12.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join us at Eastside for a game of Dungeons and Dragons! Beginners and experienced players welcome. Ages 11 & up.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Celebrate Earth Day and exercise your creativity by creating a planter made of recycled materials. Recommended for children ages 6-12. While supplies last.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Learn about the abstract expressionist art movement, including a couple of its notable artists, and then get moving to make your own action paintings. Program open to grades 3-8. Dress for mess!

Thu, Apr 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Bring your own project or just an idea! We'll be learning new fiber craft skills, sharing stories, and trying new things. Located at the Eastside Makerspace. Ages 13+ All skill levels welcome.

Thu, Apr 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Thu, Apr 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
New venue Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Thu, Apr 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lexington Humane Society Main Adoption Center - Habicattery Room
Love cats and books? Us too! Meet up with us at the Lexington Humane Society's Main Adoption Center Habicattery Room to discuss this month's cat themed book while surrounded by adoptable cats.
This event is full

Thu, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Live bluegrass music the third Thursday of every month, October through May.

Fri, Apr 19, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Fri, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Fri, Apr 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Apr 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, Apr 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, Apr 19, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Sat, Apr 20, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
A hands-on workshop of the most popular and useful generative AI tools.
This event is full

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Celebrate Earth Day by measuring, mixing, and molding your very own salt dough. Recommended for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers.

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Sensory play and social time designed to be inclusive, autism friendly, and fun for everyone! Designed for children who have a developmental age of approximately 2-5 years. ALL children are welcome!

Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Eastside Branch - Small Meeting Room
A book club dedicated to discussing books by black authors. Join us on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Please contact asipple-mcgraw@lexpublib.org for a reserved library copy of the featured title.

Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 4:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room B
Dungeons & Dragons

Sat, Apr 20, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker, and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Do you know anything about witches?

Sat, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Hooked on Books is a book club for people who want to join a book club, but want to choose what books they read. Stop by to discuss your recent read and get recommendations in new genres.

Sat, Apr 20, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A collaborative concert of music and dance featuring choreography, performance, and composition by students in the University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance and the UK School of Music.

Sun, Apr 21, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sun, Apr 21, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker, and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Tempur Sealy Children?s Discovery Zone
Have a snack while you read, sing, and play in both English and Spanish. For families. No registration required.

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Meeting Room D
Celebrate Earth Day by creating your own masterpiece out of recycled materials. Let your imagination guide you as you find a new use for familiar materials.

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Teens/tweens can drop in to the Beaumont Branch for a Listening Party (Taylor's Version). We'll be streaming "The Tortured Poets Department" while crafting, taking selfies, and eating snacks!

Sun, Apr 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A collaborative concert of music and dance featuring choreography, performance, and composition by students in the University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance and the UK School of Music.

Mon, Apr 22, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Mon, Apr 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Mon, Apr 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Apr 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 22, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Stop in for a sensory-friendly coloring hour. Color inside or outside the lines---just have fun!

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Celebrate Earth Day by exploring the wonders of the world using virtual reality goggles! For grades K-8th. No registration required.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
You can review for the U.S. Citizenship exam with an instructor from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for free. Registration is not required.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate ESOL listening comprehension and conversation practice. For adults.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Learn how to make cute gnome decorations for your budding garden.
This event is full

Tue, Apr 23, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
The title selected for April 23 is "Demon Copperhead" by Barbara Kingsolver.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Northside Branch
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Tue, Apr 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to create plant prints with air dry clay! For Grades 3-12.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Hang out while exploring new concepts and activities! Each participant will get a free snack.

Tue, Apr 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Teen Treehouse,The Serrate Family Study Room
Join us for our Teen Tuesday program and see if you can outsmart our pranks and tricks in our Silent Library Challenge!

Tue, Apr 23, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Join us in the Eastside Makerspace for an introductory class on designing and creating Cricut projects using heat transfer vinyl. We will explore tools and techniques while customizing a canvas pouch.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 24, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Wed, Apr 24, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Wed, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Celebrate Derby and help us decorate the Library by creating a horse. For all ages. Horses will be entered into Northside's Design Derby. Prizes for the winners!

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch
Build cabins with an oversized version of the classic construction toy. For grades K-5 and their families. No registration required.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Learn how to navigate AI tools, and get hands on with the technology behind them!

Wed, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore drones with an obstacle course! For middle school and high school. Registration recommended

Wed, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join instructors from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for this free citizenship class. Student must be a Green Card holder for at least 4 years and 9 months. No registration required.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Join Betty Sufana from Wild Birds Unlimited for this informative program about gardening for the birds. For adults. Registration not required.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tates Creek Branch - Small Meeting Room
A monthly writing workshop

Thu, Apr 25, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Thu, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Thu, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
Hola! Looking to improve your Spanish speaking skills? Why not join our friendly weekly group meeting? It's a great opportunity to practice and meet new people!

Thu, Apr 25, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to create plant prints with air dry clay! For Grades 3-12.

Rescheduled
Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
New date Thursday, April 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Practice your reading with a therapy dog from Love On A Leash. These furry friends can't wait for their personal storytime sessions! For Kindergarten and up.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Join us in using digital tools to create new works of art and explore new ways of making your art a reality! Located at the Makerspace at Eastside Ages 13+ All skill levels welcome.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Practice your reading with a therapy dog from Love On A Leash. These furry friends can't wait for their personal storytime sessions! For Kindergarten and up.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
New venue Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Central Library - Meeting Room B
Spring is officially here! Create and take home your own flower seed bombs while learning about various seed dispersal mechanisms from our favorite in house biologist, Crystal.

Fri, Apr 26, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Fri, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Children's Department Play Space
Stories, songs, and sensory play with a weather theme! Designed to be inclusive, autism-friendly, and fun for all. Program is designed for a developmental age of around 2-5. ALL children are welcome!

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, Apr 26, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Fri, Apr 26, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A play by Lonnie Elder III, exploring family, dreams, money, and what it takes to really make it.

Sat, Apr 27, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Central Library
April focus is Environmental Artists. Recommend for 5-12 years old, dress for mess please.

Sat, Apr 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Tempur Sealy Children?s Discovery Zone
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Sat, Apr 27, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
New venue Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A,Community Room B,Keeneland Community Room
Celebrate books, children, and diversity with art and carnival activities. Each child can choose a free book to take home and keep. For families. No registration required.

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab for Lego fun! We will have a different challenge each month. For Grades 3-12

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Atrium
Author Crystal Wilkinson will discuss her new book, Praisesong for the Kitchen Ghosts: Stories and Recipes from Five Generations of Black Country Cooks

Sat, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room

Sat, Apr 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Northside Branch - Small Meeting Room
If you are an enthusiast of reading anything cozy, charming, whimsical, heartwarming and cottagecore - then this is a club for you! For adults.

Sat, Apr 27, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A play by Lonnie Elder III, exploring family, dreams, money, and what it takes to really make it.

Sun, Apr 28, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sun, Apr 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Tates Creek Branch
Need a break from life's stressors? Come join us to play various board and card games! Socialize with your peers and leave your worries at the door!

Sun, Apr 28, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Sun, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - The Serrate Family Study Room
Calling all romance lovers! Do you wish you had someone to discuss your favorite trope with or your latest recommendations? Join our judgment-free sweet and spicy romance book club.

Sun, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Sun, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A play by Lonnie Elder III, exploring family, dreams, money, and what it takes to really make it.

Sun, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Eastside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
LGBTQ+ Board game club meeting

Mon, Apr 29, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Story Area
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Northside Branch
Explore the Fayette County Public Schools Preschool Classroom On Wheels in the parking lot after Storytime!

Mon, Apr 29, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, Apr 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Stop by Central for a free screening of Limbo (2021) - a "wry, funny and poignant cross-cultural satire that subtly sews together the hardship and hope of the refugee experience."

Mon, Apr 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Beaumont Branch
Stop by the Beaumont Branch to enhance old photos with embroidery!

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Learn to paint by following along with videos
This event is full

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
You can review for the U.S. Citizenship exam with an instructor from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for free. Registration is not required.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate ESOL listening comprehension and conversation practice. For adults.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - The Serrate Family Study Room
"The Aosawa Murders" by Riku Onda

Tue, Apr 30, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Tue, Apr 30, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab celebrate Star wars day a little early! We will have various Star Wars STEAM activities like light up lightsaber cards, coding and more. For Grades 3-12.

Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Hang out while exploring new concepts and activities! Each participant will get a free snack.

Tue, Apr 30, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Teen Treehouse,The Serrate Family Study Room
Watch and talk about the latest MV's (or some oldies but goodies), make buttons of your bias or favorite group, enjoy some Korean snacks, and have a dance off. For ages 12-19.

Tue, Apr 30, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Northside Branch
The African American Arts Association presents a youth Hip Hop workshop featuring local artist Tony Wavy. Participants will write and record an original song. Registration is required, for ages 10+.

Tue, Apr 30, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
A special Jazz at the Library performance to mark International Jazz Day.

Wed, May 01, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Wed, May 01, 9:30am - 7:00pm
Eastside Branch
Stop by the Children's Department to participate in a scavenger hunt. Images will be hidden around the department and it's up to you to find them all! Scavenger hunts will change throughout the month.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Wed, May 01, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Wed, May 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Asian American & Pacific Islanders Month Movies

Wed, May 01, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
New venue Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Discover the sweet success story behind this charming bakery, from humble beginnings to a thriving local gem. Special treat included!
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 01, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join instructors from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for this free citizenship class. Student must be a Green Card holder for at least 4 years and 9 months. No registration required.

Wed, May 01, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - The Serrate Family Study Room
Practice your reading with a therapy dog from Love On A Leash. These furry friends can't wait for their personal Storytime sessions! For Kindergarten and up.

Thu, May 02, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Meeting Room D
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Thu, May 02, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Thu, May 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
Hola! Looking to improve your Spanish speaking skills? Why not join our friendly weekly group meeting? It's a great opportunity to practice and meet new people!

Thu, May 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab celebrate Star wars day a little early! We will have various Star Wars STEAM activities like light up lightsaber cards, coding and more. For Grades 3-12.

Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Celebrate AAPI month with a story and crafts that are inspired by dragons and the cultures that honor them. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Thu, May 02, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Learn container gardening from our friends at Seedleaf! Container, soil, and seeds will be provided.

Thu, May 02, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Thu, May 02, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
New venue Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Thu, May 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Calling all mystery fans! Join us for our monthly mystery book club! This month's pick is "Glory Be" by Danielle Arceneaux.

Fri, May 03, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Fri, May 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Fri, May 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Fri, May 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, May 03, 11:00am - 11:45am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, May 03, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Fri, May 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Story Area
Practice your reading with a therapy dog from Love On A Leash. These furry friends can't wait for their personal storytime sessions! For kindergarten and up. No registration required.

Sat, May 04, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Stretch off your stress!

Rescheduled
Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Saturday, May 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch
Keep the Derby celebrations going! Create and race your own pool noodle ponies. For preschoolers and their families. No registration required.

Rescheduled
Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 1:00pm
New date Saturday, May 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch
Follow along with instructors at this hands-on event where you'll craft your very own planetary habitat. Seating is limited, so be sure to secure your spot early.

Sat, May 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Follow along with instructors at this hands-on event where you'll craft your very own planetary habitat. Seating is limited, so be sure to secure your spot early.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 04, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker, and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join us at Eastside for a game of Dungeons and Dragons! Beginners and experienced players welcome. Ages 11 & up.

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Eastside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Join us for a panel discussion exploring the 'model minority' stereotypes affecting Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in America.

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
May the Schwartz Be With You!

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch
Unleash your inner Jedi and celebrate May the Fourth with us as you craft and personalize your very own 3D-printed lightsaber!
Registration opens Saturday, April 20 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Tempur Sealy Children?s Discovery Zone
Join us at the Village Branch for Chess Club! All are welcome! Beginners, prodigies and everyone in between!

Sun, May 05, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sun, May 05, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker, and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Sun, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Sun, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Meeting Room D
Practice your reading with a therapy dog from Love On A Leash. These furry friends can't wait for their personal Storytime sessions! For Kindergarten and up.

Sun, May 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Enjoy a story followed by hands-on STEAM activities. For families with children ages 4-8. No registration required.

Sun, May 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
This program is part of Kentucky Legends, a series exploring our state's culture, history, and lore.

Mon, May 06, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Mon, May 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Mon, May 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, May 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, May 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, May 06, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, May 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Stop by Central for a free screening of The Joy Luck Club (1993) - based on Amy Tan's best-selling book.

Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
You can review for the U.S. Citizenship exam with an instructor from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for free. Registration is not required.

Mon, May 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate ESOL listening comprehension and conversation practice. For adults.

Tue, May 07, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
The title selected for May 7 is "Banyan Moon" by Thao Thai.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Join us for some discussion & activities based on our reading pick! This month, we start the first book in the Survivors series "The Empty City" by Erin Hunter! (recommended for middle school level)

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Northside Branch
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Tue, May 07, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Tue, May 07, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Drop in to Central to watch the 2024 Eurovision Song Contest Semi-Final in our Farish Theater.

Tue, May 07, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore robotics with fun spring themed challenges! For Grades 3-12.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Hang out while exploring new concepts and activities! Each participant will get a free snack.

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Teens/tweens can drop in to the Beaumont Branch to "hack that painting!" Using pre-painted canvases participants will be able to paint in anything they'd like! Materials and snacks provided.

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Large Meeting Room,Medium Meeting Room
Learn to use the Force at this party for Teens & Tweens!

Tue, May 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Teen Treehouse,The Serrate Family Study Room
Mario Kart Tournament: one day challenge see if you have what it takes to win the golden cup!

Canceled
Tue, May 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Join us as we discuss The Djinn Waits a Hundred Years by Shubnum Khan!

Tue, May 07, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Children's Department Play Space
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 36 months.

Tue, May 07, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Northside Branch
The African American Arts Association presents a youth Hip Hop workshop featuring local artist Tony Wavy. Participants will write and record an original song. Registration is required, for ages 10+.

Tue, May 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join us as we discuss The Djinn Waits a Hundred Years by Shubnum Khan!

Wed, May 08, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Wed, May 08, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Wed, May 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Asian American & Pacific Islanders Month Movies

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Drop in and assemble a paper Fortune Cat in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. All materials provided. While supplies last.

Wed, May 08, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Join instructors from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for this free citizenship class. Student must be a Green Card holder for at least 4 years and 9 months. No registration required.

Wed, May 08, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Join local photographer Carol Peachee as she discusses her book "Shaker Made."

Wed, May 08, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Teens and adults are invited to share 3-4 minutes of poetry, spoken word, flash fiction, etc. relating to the struggles and triumphs surrounding mental health.

Thu, May 09, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Central Library - Meeting Room D
Budding preschool artists and their caregivers can explore art using a variety of materials and styles.

Thu, May 09, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Thu, May 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Join this free program to learn the basics of how to manage diabetes and achieve your health goals. Led by Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist Karen McKnight.

Thu, May 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Budding preschool artists and their caregivers can explore art using a variety of materials and styles. Please dress for a messy time. For ages 3-5 with caregivers.

Thu, May 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
Hola! Looking to improve your Spanish speaking skills? Why not join our friendly weekly group meeting? It's a great opportunity to practice and meet new people!

Thu, May 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore robotics with fun spring themed challenges! For Grades 3-12.

Thu, May 09, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Eastside Branch
Bring your own zine project or just an idea! We will have a variety of supplies and templates available so you can make your zine.  Makerspace at Eastside Ages 13 +  All skill levels welcome

Thu, May 09, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Thu, May 09, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
New venue Beaumont Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Thu, May 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Discuss Cathy Park Hong's National Bestseller, Minor Feelings, An Asian American Reckoning, part memoir, part cultural criticism, which exposes fresh truths about racialized consciousness in America.

Thu, May 09, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Live jazz on the second Thursday of every month.

Fri, May 10, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Fri, May 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Small Meeting Room
Join this conversation group for practice with English conversation, speaking, and listening skills.

Fri, May 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Fri, May 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Fri, May 10, 11:00am - 11:45am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Fri, May 10, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Teen and Adult makers join us for Open Studio in the Eastside Makerspace. You can use equipment like the 3D printer, Cricut, Button Maker and more. Or bring your project to work on in the space.

Fri, May 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Learn about Indian cultural art and try making some of your own! Please dress for mess. For ages 3-5 with a caregiver. No registration required.

Fri, May 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Mother's Day is right around the corner and what would be better than to give your mom a customized picture frame designed by you. Supplies are limited, so don't be late.

Fri, May 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Come relax and have fun with friends and make new ones at a monthly game night! Games range from board games, to trivia and videogames.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 1 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 11, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sat, May 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New venue Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Keep the Derby celebrations going! Create and race your own pool noodle ponies. For preschoolers and their families. No registration required.

Sat, May 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Tempur Sealy Children?s Discovery Zone
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Sat, May 11, 12:30pm - 5:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room (A & B)
Enjoy selected dances from the Kentucky Ballet Theatre's production of Peter Pan. For families. No registration required.

Sat, May 11, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Rescheduled
Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
New date Saturday, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch
Join Kentucky author George Barnett, author of Foraging Kentucky, for a talk about edible plants, fungi and tree crops.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Grab mom, grandma, or any special mother figure in your life and join us as we celebrate the incredible women who make our lives brighter.
Registration opens Monday, April 22 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us to learn about AI tools with an hour of code! We will code a dance party and use AI to generate special effects. No prior coding experience needed. For grades 3-12. Registration Required
Registration opens Saturday, April 27 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Drop in and assemble a paper Fortune Cat in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. All materials provided. While supplies last.

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
This program is part of Kentucky Legends, a series exploring our state's culture, history, and lore.

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Central Library
Join us to learn about a new artist or art form every month, and create a unique work inspired by their style (with a touch of your own!).

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Eastside Branch - Large Meeting Room
Discuss Cathy Park Hong's National Bestseller, Minor Feelings, An Asian American Reckoning, part memoir, part cultural criticism, which exposes fresh truths about racialized consciousness in America.

Sun, May 12, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Sun, May 12, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Sun, May 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northside Branch - Classroom
Beginning English classes will be held twice weekly to help participants improve English language reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Sun, May 12, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Eastside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
An opportunity for LGBTQIA+ people to teach one another about basic car mechanics!

Mon, May 13, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Mon, May 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Clases de inglés básico dos veces por semana para ayudar a los participantes a mejorar sus habilidades en inglés. Basic English classes twice a week to help individuals improve their English.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Beaumont Branch - Story Area
Preschoolers and their caregivers can participate in a variety of self-directed themed activities to get them on the path to school readiness. For ages 3 to 5.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Northside Branch
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Marksbury Family Branch - Community Room A
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 11:45am
Eastside Branch - Children's Program Room
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Mon, May 13, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Mon, May 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Farish Theater
Stop by Central for a free screening of Life of Pi (2012) based on the novel by Yann Martel.

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:45pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
You can review for the U.S. Citizenship exam with an instructor from Kentucky Refugee Ministries for free. Registration is not required.

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Eastside Branch - Makerspace
Join us as we prepare for World Bee Day by turning honey into mead.

Mon, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Medium Meeting Room
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate ESOL listening comprehension and conversation practice. For adults.

Mon, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Keep track of the books on your "To Read" list with this 3D-printed miniature bookcase!
Registration opens Wednesday, May 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tates Creek Branch - Large Meeting Room
By following easy steps for meal planning, you will learn simple techniques to help you choose foods that are nutritious and fit in your budget while stretching your food dollar. Sample recipes avail.
Registration opens Monday, April 29 2024 at 5:30pm

Tue, May 14, All day
Eastside Branch
Do you have lots of book recommendations for your friends? Apply to be a "Kid Librarian" at Eastside Library and create a display for your favorite books! 

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Central Library
Enjoy songs, bounces, stories, and social time for babies and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 18 months.

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 18 to 36 months.

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Keeneland Community Room
Sensory play and social time designed to be inclusive, autism friendly, and fun for everyone! ALL children ages 2-5 and their caregivers are welcome!

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Enjoy books, music, movement, and activities that encourage early learning and promote school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tue, May 14, 11:30am - 6:30pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Makerspace
Makers of all ages, join us in the Marksbury Family Branch Makerspace for Open Studio. Come make buttons, stickers and more. Kids ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver.

Tue, May 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to learn more about science, technology, engineering, arts and math, with hands-on monthly activities! For Grades 3-12.

Tue, May 14, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library - Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab
Join us in the Kloiber Foundation STEAM Lab to explore engineering and physics by creating paper rollercoasters. For Grades 3-12.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tates Creek Branch - Flexible Space
Hang out while exploring new concepts and activities! Each participant will get a free snack.

Tue, May 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marksbury Family Branch - Classroom
Join Laritza (RYT), for an all-level yoga class and chill vibes in a judgement free community to learn about yoga and meditation. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Tue, May 14, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Children's Department Play Space
Move, sing, read, and play in this interactive storytime for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 to 36 months.