Santa Claus to Visit the Library this Week

December 13, 2015
By BCPL

Santa Claus will make a special appearance at all Library storytimes on December 15th & 16th. The children are invited to enjoy storytime fun and spend some time meeting jolly old St. Nick.


Storytimes are held on Tuesdays at 10:30 am (Toddler) & 11:30 am (Preschool) and Wednesdays at 10:30 am (Preschool) & 11:15 am (Homeschool).


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Newport Aquarium to Bring Live Sharks to the Library

December 13, 2015
By BCPL

The Boyle County Public Library will offer "Shark Tank" on Tuesday, December 15th at 4:00 pm. Patrons will learn the who, what, where, when, and why of sharks when the Newport Aquarium brings the Shark Cart to the Library. Guests will even have the opportunity to reach into the tank and touch a live shark. Tickets are not required, but space is limited to the first 100 guests.



More information about the Newport Aquarium can be found online at www.newportaquarium.com.


For more information about this event, please call the Library at 859.238.7323.


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Family Holiday Film & Surprise Visitor

December 11, 2015
By BCPL

The Library will show a Christmas favorite on Sunday, December 13th at 2:00 pm. In this 2004 film, a young boy embarks on an adventure to the North Pole aboard a magical train where he learns about friendship and the spirit of Christmas. (100 minutes; Rated G)


The movie will be followed by a visit from a surprise guest, with cookies and cocoa being served. Kids are welcome to wear their pajamas to this special event!




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Indoor "Snowball" Fight for Teens

December 8, 2015
By BCPL

Teens are invited to an indoor "snowball" fight on Friday, December 11th at 4:00 pm. Enjoy the fun without the frostbite at this wintry event! Additional activities include a build-your-own hot chocolate bar with all the fixings. This event will be held in the Community Room. (Ages 13-18.)

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Holiday Foods Around the World

December 7, 2015
By BCPL

The Friends of the Library continue their Fall Program Series on Monday, December 7th at 4:30 pm with a "Holiday Foods Around the World." Cook, hostess, and professor of anthropology at Centre College, Phyllis Passariello will discuss holiday food traditions from many cultures. The author of Eating Culture:The Italian Yankee Cookbook, Passariello has travelled extensively in Mexico, Ecuador, Western and Central Europe, and the Middle East, and brings her knowledge of international holiday cuisine with her.


This event will be held in the Community Room at the Library and is free and open to the public.




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