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Boone County Early Childhood Fair

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Join other families and over 40 vendors during the 11th Annual Boone County Early Childhood Fair!  The fair is a great way to gather information about child care, health and wellness, education and more for ages 0 – 5.  Tales, the library dragon will be on hand to meet and greet the kids and pose… Read more »

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Food for Fines

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Pay your overdue library fines with food! Bring canned goods and non-perishable foods to any of the Boone County Public Library branches between Feb. 1 – 7, and the library will waive $1 in current overdue fines for each can or package donated (a minimum of $20 per person can be waived).  Donations will be… Read more »

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Theory of Mind Comes to NKY

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This month kicked off Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park’s latest Off the Hill production, Theory of Mind, a play originally commissioned and produced by the Playhouse during the 2008 – 09 season.  Our hero, Bill, is a teenager on his first date, made all the more challenging by the fact that he also lives on… Read more »

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Money Matters Meal Night

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Congrats to the Boone County Public Library , which has once again received a $100,000 Smart investing@your library® grant to offer financial education opportunities to everyone in the community, from preschoolers to senior citizens. The Library is using some of the funds to bring back its popular Money Matters Meal Nights in January, April and July…. Read more »

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Fun With Librarians

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Children’s librarians from the Boone County Public Library are bringing on-the-floor, interactive fun for babies to Babies “R” Us (4999 Houston Road, Florence).  The pre-literacy activities encourage a love of books and help build pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime. Upcoming dates are Jan. 17, Feb. 14, March 14, and April 11…. Read more »

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Need Help With Your New E-Reader?

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Did Santa (or his elves) give you a new gadget for the holidays?  If you need help learning about your new computer, e-reader, tablet, or other device, the Kenton County Public Library can help.  Just call 859-962-4000, ext. 4101 or email maura.lambert@kentonlibrary.org to schedule a one-hour appointment to learn the ins and outs of your… Read more »

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Merry BRICK-mas!

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Families are invited to Newport on the Levee to build new holiday traditions at the BRICKmas exhibit!   Composed of Legos, the attraction features more than 13 large-scale displays, including a 30-foot model of the Roebling Bridge and a Music Hall construction, complete with a replica of Washington Park.  Kids can head to the interactive… Read more »

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Wrap Your Gifts for Good Causes

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Crestview Hills is hosting plenty of organizations who will wrap your in-store holiday purchases in exchange for donations this month, so cross one more thing off your “to-do” list and help out some local causes! Friday, Dec. 12 at 6 p.m.: Help fund the charitable activities of Girl Scout Troop 116 Saturday,… Read more »

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Saturday Sampler at Baker Hunt

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Enjoy a day of FREE classes for ages 4 to adult on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. during the 5th Annual Baker Hunt Saturday Sampler! Sample over 25 different Winter Classes including Printmaking, Yoga, Pottery: wheel/handbuilt, Drawing, Animation, Manga/Cartooning, Photography, Yoga and Tai Chi, Creative Writing, Dance, Youth Guitar Jam, and much, much more! Apply for a youth scholarship, and… Read more »

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Donate Books to HealthPoint Family Care

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Teach your little ones about giving and sharing by rounding up some gently used children’s books and donating them to HealthPoint Family Care (1401 Madison Ave., Covington).  Books are kept in the medical and dental office waiting rooms for families to read together while waiting for their appointments.  HealthPoint also has programs for expectant mothers,… Read more »

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