OCPL PROGRAMMING NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2013 Special Events this Month: Supernatural Ballads: Monday, Oct. 7th, 6:30pm Celebrate the mysterious at the Library! Local favorite Robert Tincher will be performing traditional ballads that explore the unexplained. This program is free and for all ages. Family Craft Night: Tuesday, Oct. 8th, 6:30-8pm Drop-in at the Children’s Library in Main and make a fall-themed craft with your family! Book Fair: Support the Oldham County Public Library and get started early on your holiday shopping! Saturday and Sunday, October 12 & 13, Barnes & Noble in the Paddock Shops (formerly the Summit) will be hosting a book fair on behalf of the Library. Part of the proceeds from any purchase made with an OCPL voucher will go directly to the Library. Vouchers can be obtained at any Oldham Library, or picked up at the store the days of the book fair. Children’s Librarian, Shannon, will be holding a special StoryTime in the store, and the drama club from OCHS will be performing. Come out, say hi, buy a book, and support the Library! BOOK BABIES! 10am Thursdays at Main Book Babies is a lapsit program for babies that are pre-walkers and their caretakers. Come enjoy simple stories, songs and play! Boo-Dell: Saturday, Oct. 26th, 11-3pm, Yew Dell Gardens It’s time again for Boo-Dell! This free event is the perfect scare-free Halloween occasion for families. Explore the beautiful grounds of Yew Dell while gathering goodies on the Trail of Treats from 11-2pm. Enjoy a hay ride and see all of the entries in the Book-o-Lantern competition. Picnic and try out the fare of Grind Burger Truck & Lil Cheezers. At 2pm, enjoy the comedic magic of Mr. Magic himself. Parking for the event is $5. Do you have a business or organization that would like having a free table at Boo-Dell? See www.oldhampl.org/programs.html to register. Author Visit by Julie Kagawa: Join internationally best-selling author Julie Kagawa on Thursday, Nov. 7th at 6:30pm at the Main Library. Ms. Kagawa will talk to teens and other YA Lit fans about her writing process. Her new novel, The Iron Traitor, is set for release on October 29th. The author will be signing copies of her new book. Legislative Meet & Greet: Come meet your new state legislators at this informal lunch sponsored by the Friends of the Oldham County Library. October 16th, 11:30am. Mark your calendar for International Games Day, coming up Saturday November 16th!