Oops!
Start Date is not before End Date

Filter Events by



One on One Tech Help

Sunday, December 31, 2017
William E. Durr
Need help with your tech? Come visit the Durr Branch to receive help with anything from iPads to laptops.
View More

Friends of the Library Silent Auction

Saturday, April 29, 2017
William E. Durr
Library Lobby
The Friends of the Library will be holding a silent auction with previews of the items in the glass display cases in the William E. Durr library lobby.  Auctioned off will be rarer donations received by the Friends including autographed copies, multi-volume works from the likes of Mark Twain and Charles Dickens, and more!  
View More

Used Book Sale

Saturday, April 29, 2017
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Come out to the William E. Durr library for a used book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Kenton County Public Library!  There will be music, books, movies, and more on sale!
View More

Arts For Life

Wednesday, May 03, 2017
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Enjoy student art from the Kenton County elementary schools during an open gallery on Tuesday and Wednesday.  On Wednesday evening we'll have an open house reception from 6-8 PM for the students and their families.  Art from Kenton County's elementary schools will be on display during the library's open hours.
View More

Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
William E. Durr
Study Room
Join us at the William E. Durr library to visit with the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange.  They'll be in Study Room B to help you sign up for health care through Kentucky's health care exchange.  

No registration required, but patrons will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
View More
Registration is open

Investment Research Using Morningstar & Valueline

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center
Research stocks and mutual funds using the Morningstar & Valueline library databases. 
View More

Writer's Group: Independence Inklings

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
William E. Durr
Children’s Activity Room
Do you write novels or short stories? Are you passionate about your work? Come join the Independence Inklings - a critique group for adults who write fiction! Give yourself the advantage of support, tips and feedback. Open to writers of all genres and skill levels.
View More
Registration is open

Planning a Disney Vacation

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center
Join us to learn the ins and outs of planning a Disney World or Disneyland vacation! Also, briefly learn about our emedia resources full of Disney fun to keep your family occupied on the trip!
View More
Registration is open

Let's Get Cooking! Featuring Kate's Catering

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Katelyn Banks of Kate's Catering will be on hand to teach a recipe!
View More

Star Wars Celebration Trivia & Game Night!

6:30 PM - 8:03 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Do you love Star Wars?! Do you have what it takes to win?! Join us for an evening of trivia and games, exciting prizes to be awarded to the top 3 winners! May the force be with you!

*Refreshments & Snacks will be provided for the evening!  
View More
Registration is open

Tai Chi & Chai Tea

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Tai Chi has been described as "meditation in motion", and has been shown to slow or ease the ills of aging.  Join Master Greg Fahey of NKY Shaolindo for a morning Tai Chi session.  Master Fahey, a 6th degree black belt, will teach an easy course in the gentle and low-impact martial art of Tai Chi.  

We'll also be serving Chai Tea! 

For more information:
http://www.nkyshaolindo.com/  or call Master Fahey at 859-466-4734
View More

Open Crafts

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Bring your crafting project to the library and you won't have to clean off your kitchen table just to work on a project! Come for an hour or pack a lunch and stay for the day.
View More

Mah Jongg Madness

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Come in and play this game that's popular all over the world. All skill levels are welcome! Games are played with the 2017 National Mah Jongg League cards and rules.
View More

Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Study Room
Join us at the William E. Durr library to visit with the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange.  They'll be in Study Room B to help you sign up for health care through Kentucky's health care exchange.  

No registration required, but patrons will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
View More
Registration is open

The Basics of Knitting Pt.1: Casting on & the knit stitch!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Learn the basics of knitting!  Each class will focus on the very basic stitches that you will need to create a masterpiece!  Week one will focus on casting on and the knit stitch.  Week two will focus on learning to purl and binding off.  Each participant should bring a pair of size 7 or 8 straight needles.  Yarn will be provided.
View More
Registration is open

Genealogy Tips & Tricks

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center

Just getting started on a family history project or looking for help with a genealogy "brick wall'? Kaira Tucker from our Covington History & Genealogy Department will be here to help you. Kaira will show how the library can help you with all you genealogy, history research. 

 


View More

Keep On Spinning! The Vinyl Record Club

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room A
Stop in to listen to, chat about, and fully experience vinyl records. Bring your personal records to spin some of your favorite tracks and enlighten everyone why you love the band, the song, and the sound! Light refreshments will be served.
View More
Registration is open

Zumba Gold

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Come to the library and join the Zumba Party! Licensed instructor Jean Henry will teach a lower impact, easy to follow, Latin-inspired dance fitness program. Perfect for anyone who is just starting an exercise program or if you think you have No Rhythm!

If this is your first class, please arrive between 6:30 and 6:45 to fill out an information sheet. New and returning students may also arrive early to go over and practice some of the basic steps with Jeannie! Wear comfortable clothes, tennis shoes and bring a bottle of water.
View More

Stitchers Night Out

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Bring whatever you're working on, and meet & mingle with local stitchers! Have fun swapping patterns, sharing techniques and trading tips on stitches, sweaters and other projects.
View More
Registration is open

Tai Chi & Chai Tea

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Tai Chi has been described as "meditation in motion", and has been shown to slow or ease the ills of aging.  Join Master Greg Fahey of NKY Shaolindo for a morning Tai Chi session.  Master Fahey, a 6th degree black belt, will teach an easy course in the gentle and low-impact martial art of Tai Chi.  

We'll also be serving Chai Tea! 

For more information:
http://www.nkyshaolindo.com/  or call Master Fahey at 859-466-4734
View More

Martial Arts & Movement Expo

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Join us for a full day of martial arts and movement disciplines demonstrating and teaching!

Featuring NKY ShaolindoDominach's TaekwondoSon of SiamCincinnati/Northern Kentucky Kendo ClubSwift Movement, and more!
View More

Books at Night "Everything I Never Told You"

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
William E. Durr
Library Lobby
"Everything I never told you"  By: Celeste NG
Join us after hours for an evening book discussion over this months top pick!

Snacks & Refreshments will be provided!
View More
Join the waiting list

Make It With Jackie: Greeting Cards

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Join crafty lady Jackie Waibel and learn how to make personalized greeting cards. Thinking of You, Birthday, and Holiday cards handmade by you will be cherished by family and friends. Participants will make four cards each. All supplies provided.
View More

Mah Jongg Madness

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room B
Come in and play this game that's popular all over the world. All skill levels are welcome! Games are played with the 2017 National Mah Jongg League cards and rules.
View More
Registration is open

The Basics of Knitting Pt.2: Purl & binding off!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room A
Learn the basics of knitting!  Each class will focus on the very basic stitches that you will need to create a masterpiece!  Week one will focus on casting on and the knit stitch.  Week two will focus on learning to purl and binding off.  Each participant should bring a pair of size 7 or 8 straight needles.  Yarn will be provided.
View More