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Make Your Own Sourdough Starter*

COV: Sat., Jul. 7, 1:30-3:30 pm Supplies provided.

Sourdough Book Talk and Other Edible Reads

ERL: Tues., Aug. 7, 7-8 pm Hear about some of the tastiest books we have on our shelves with a special shout-out to Robin Sloan’s “Sourdough.” Enjoy samples.

Make Your Own Friendship Bread Starter* ERL: Tues., Jul. 10, 6-7 pm

Telling Stories Book Discussion Group

COV: Tues., 6:30-7:30 pm 6/5: “Lab Girl” by Hope Jahren  7/3: “The Dressmaker” by Rosalie Ham 8/7: “The Last Days of Night” by Graham Moore

Adult Book Discussion

DURR: Tues., Jun. 5 & 19, Jul. 17, Aug. 7 & 21, 7-8:30 pm 6/5: “Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina” by Misty Copeland. 6/19: “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie. 7/17: “Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Bronte 8/7: “When the Mississippi Ran Backwards” by Jay Feldman 8/21: “Far from the Madding Crowd” by Thomas Hardy Pick up a copy at the Reference Desk.

The Bookies Book Club

ERL: Wed., Jun. 6, Jul. 11 & Aug. 1, 7-8 pm 6/6: “Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey” by the Countess of Carnarvon 7/11: “The One-in-a-Million Boy” by Monica Woods 8/1: “Homegoing” by Yaa Gyasi’s Pick up a copy at the reference desk. 

Books at Night Science Fiction Friday

COV: Fri., Jun. 29, Jul. 27 & Aug. 31, 1-3:30 pm 6/29: “Ghost in the Shell” 7/27: “2010: The Year We Make Contact” 8/31: “Red Planet”

at the Hoxworth Donor Portal or call Library staff at (859) 962-4031 for assistance. Pizza will be available for donors. Up to $10 in late fines will be forgiven to blood donors on the day of the drive!

Family History Research Discussion Group on Facebook

An Evening with Mark Cormican featuring a Tribute to John Denver

ONLINE: Fri., Jun. 29, Jul. 27 & Aug. 31, 2-3 pm Ask questions about family history research on the Library’s Facebook page with members of the Local History and Genealogy Department during this online discussion group.

Spoonie LGBT Yoga Class

COV: Sat., Jun. 30, 10 am-1 pm

Hoxworth Blood Drive*

DURR: Sat., Jun. 30, 10 am-3:30 pm Online registration available

DURR: Sat., Jun. 30, 7-8:30 pm

Author Visit: Debra Dean

COV: Monday, July 2, 7-8 pm She will discuss “Hidden Tapestry: Jan Yoors, His Two Wives, and the War that Made Them One.” Signed copies will be available for purchase.

First Time Computer Users*

COV: Thurs., Jul. 5, 10 am-Noon

DURR: Thurs., Jun. 7, Jul. 12 & Aug. 9, 7-8 pm 6/7: “Here Comes the Sun” by Nicole Dennis-Benn 7/12: “The Lost City of Z” by David Grann 8/9: “Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe” by Benjamin Alire Sáenz Snacks & Refreshments will be provided!

Movie vs. Book

DURR: Sun., Jun. 17, Jul. 15 & Aug. 19 6/17, 1:30-4:30 pm: “And Then There Were None.” Watch the movie and come back on June 19 to discuss the book. 7/15, 2-4:30 pm: “Jane Eyre.“ Watch the movie and come back on July 17 to discuss the book. 8/19, 2-4:30 pm: “Far from the Madding Crowd.” Watch the movie and come back on Aug. 21 to discuss the book. Dessert and beverages will be provided with registration!

Books On Tap

OFF SITE: Wed., Jun. 27, Jul. 25 & Aug. 29, 7-8:30 pm 6/27: “Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World” by Haruki Murakami 7/25: “Fifty Shades of Grey” by E. L. James 8/29: “My Best Friend’s Exorcism” by Grady Hendrix Discussion is held at Braxton Brewing Company. 27 W 7th St, Covington, KY 41011.

Summer Book Club

COV: Thurs., Jun. 28 & Aug. 23, 7-8:30 pm 6/28: “Hidden Figures” 8/23: “Contact”

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Summer Calendar 2018 Kenton County Public Library  

Plan out your whole summer at the library! Be sure to read and win in our summer reading club.

Summer Calendar 2018 Kenton County Public Library  

Plan out your whole summer at the library! Be sure to read and win in our summer reading club.