Starburst Bracelets

February 5, 2015
By Youth

Come play with your food, or at least the wrappers, and learn how to make sweet and stylish accessories for yourself or your valentine!


 Starburst Bracelets 




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Valentine Workshop for Kids

February 2, 2015
By BCPL

The Library will offer a special Sunday Afternoon Valentine Workshop for Kids on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 2:00-4:00 pm. Children, ages 3 - 8, are invited to celebrate the holiday at this festive event where they can make Valentine cards and decorate Valentine cookies. No registration is required for this "drop-in when you can" event.

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Book Signing with Football Coach David Buchanan

January 22, 2015
By BCPL

The Library will host a book signing with David Buchanan on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Buchanan’s book, Black Shoes & White Shoestrings, is a collection of football and life lessons learned from a variety of coaches at the high school, collegiate, and professional level. Copies of the book will be available for purchase during his visit.


Some of the football programs highlighted in the book include Boyle County Rebels, Centre College Colonels, Danville Admirals, Mason County Royals, Cleveland Browns, Kentucky Wildcats, Harrodsburg Hogs, and Mercer County Scotties. Life lessons from coaches like Chuck Smith, Larry French, Blanton Collier, Alvis Johnson, and Sam Harp are included. Many other football programs, players, and coaches are also covered in the book.


David Buchanan is the head football coach at Mason County High School in Maysville, Kentucky and was previously the head coach at Paris High School (KY). He is a graduate of Mercer County High School and Centre College. Buchanan has served as president of the Kentucky Football Coaches Association and as head coach for the Kentucky All-Stars in their annual Kentucky-Tennessee All-Star Classic. He is the son of John Buchanan, a former head coach at Boyle County High School and Mercer County High School. David is married to Stephanie Trosper, and they have 3 children, John Combs, Emma, and Trosper.



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Photo Copyright Workshop to be Held at the Library

January 20, 2015
By BCPL

The Library will host a Photo Copyright Workshop on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. This free workshop, led by Mary Girard, Beth Goode, and Clay Jackson, will cover copyright issues in the internet age.

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Baby Lapsit Program Begins in January

January 16, 2015
By BCPL

The Library will offer a Baby Lapsit program starting on Monday, January 19th at 10:30 am. Baby Lapsit focuses on early literacy skills and is designed for infants up to 12 months and their caregivers. During the program, babies sit on their caregiver's lap and interact with them while enjoying rhyming songs, finger plays, and short stories designed with babies in mind.


Baby Lapsit will meet on Mondays at 10:30 am in the Children's Storytime Room and run for six weeks through March 2, 2015.

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