*Register at KENTONLIBRARY.ORG or (859) 962-4000
Lunch @ the Library!
• DURR: Fri., Jun. 8 Jul. 27, Noon-1 pm Sponsored by the Kenton County School District. Youth 18 and under eat free! • ERL: Mon.-Fri., Jun. 4 Jul. 27, 11:30 am-1 pm Sponsored by the Erlanger/ Elsmere School District. Youth 18 and under eat free! • COV: Mon.- Fri., Jun. 11Jul. 27, 12:30-1 pm Sponsored by the Covington Public School District. Youth 18 and under eat free!
Family Movie Night
ERL: Fri., 6:30-9 pm 6/1: “Peter Rabbit” 7/6: “A Wrinkle in Time” 8/3: “Sherlock Gnomes”
Discovery Dome Planetarium “Earth, Moon, Sun”*
ERL: Sat., Jun. 2, 1-1:30 pm, 1:45-2:15 pm, 2:30- 3 pm, 3:15- 3:45 pm Enjoy the show in the inflatable Discovery Dome Planetarium, presented by the Lexington Living Arts and Science Center.
COV: Mon., Jun. 4 Fri., Jul. 27 Stop by the Covington Children’s department to see what we are growing. It could be something cool or really gross!
ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE!
Historic Walking Tour of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood
COV: Wed., Jun.-Aug.,10 am; Mon., Jun. 18, Jul. 16 & Aug. 20, 6:30 pm Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged. Tours start in the Local History and Genealogy Department. No tour on 7/4.
Come to the Erlanger Depot Park and celebrate! OFF SITE: Tues. & Thurs., 10:30 am-Noon 6/5: Local Super Heroes 6/7: Comic Super Heroes 6/12: Animals 6/14: Animals 6/19: Soils Dirt and Mud 6/21: Plants 6/26: Summer Games 6/28: Geology 7/3: Happy Birthday America! 7/5: Mobile Milking Classroom 7/10: Outdoor Cooking 7/12: Astronomy 7/17: Ocean 7/19: Water Play 7/24: Music 7/26: Picnic Lunch provided free by staff of Erlanger/Elsmere Schools for those under 18, at nominal cost for adults. Co-hosted by the City of Erlanger and the Erlanger Depot Museum. See website for details.
Trivia Night with a Librarian
OFFSITE: Wed., Jun. 6, Jul 11, Aug. 1, 7 pm See website for details.
Covington Rocks! Rock Painting Party
COV: Sat., Jun. 9, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Madcap Puppets “Rumpelstiltskin”
DURR: Sat., Jun. 9, 11-11:45 am A musical adaptation of the popular fairy tale.
ERL: Sat., Jun. 9, 11 am-5 pm Enjoy cat crafts. Adopt a kitty in need.
Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange
DURR: Mon., Jun. 11, Jul. 9, Aug. 13, 2-4 pm; Tues., Jun. 26, Jul. 24, Aug. 28, Noon-2 pm Sign up for health care through Kentucky’s health care exchange. No registration required, but patrons will be seen on a first-come, firstserved basis.
Magic: The Gathering
COV: Thurs., Jun. 14, Jul. 5, 12 & 26, 6-8 pm New and veteran players welcome.
The Faux Frenchmen in Concert
COV: Sat., Jun.16, 1-2 pm
Family Art Play
COV: Sat., Jun. 16, 2-3 pm For families with children ages 4-10: Join art educator Elizabeth HardinKlink for messy, fun and creative art play!
Movies in the Park
OFF SITE: Sat., 9-11 pm 6/16: “Paddington 2” 7/14: “Coco” 8/18: “Lego Ninjago” Films shown at the Independence Amphitheater located behind the Senior Center at 2001 Jackwoods
Pkwy, Independence, KY 41051. Backup location is the William E. Durr Library. Co-hosted by the City of Independence.
Star-Spangled Stories with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra! ERL: Sun., Jun. 17, 2-3 pm Take a musical journey through American history with a string quartet from the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra!
Meet the Illustrator!
ERL: Mon., Jun. 18, 6-7 pm Meet Becca Stadtlander, the illustrator of the Summer Reading Club art. Becca will be here to sign copies of her books, as well as your SRC prize tee shirts and backpacks. Becca’s books will be available for purchase, courtesy of Blue Marble Bookstore.
Family Yoga Night @ the Library!
ERL: Mon., Jun. 18 & 25, 7-8 pm
Low Cost Spay/Neuter Service for Cats*
COV: Tues., Jun. 19, Jul. 17, Aug. 21, 6:30-7 am Reservations are required so please call O.A.R. directly at (513) 871-0185 to reserve your cat’s spot on the van. Drop off your cat between 6:30-7am on Tuesday and pick them up on Wednesday. Please bring your cat in a secure carrier, cash or check for payment (O.A.R. will confirm the cost at the time of reservation), and proof of a rabies vaccine if your cat is up-to-date. Summer 2018 3
Plan out your whole summer at the library! Be sure to read and win in our summer reading club.