Visit Your Local Library this Summer to Enjoy the Programs of All Ages at No Charge!

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Below are some samples of summer programs at your local libraries

  • Teen Game Night (July 5th)
  • Hooked on Science (July¬† 11)
  • Ky Reptile Zoo (July 28th)
  • Shark Week! July (18-23)
  • Thursday FunDays (7/7-7/28; 10:30 AM)
  • Starlight Movie Nights (Fridays, 7/1- 7/29; Pre-show party 7:30-9 PM, show starts at dusk)
  • Sting Rays from Newport Aquarium’s Wave Foundation (7/16; 11:30 AM) 
  • Teen Laser Tag (7/22; 3 PM)
  • Murder Mystery: “Dead (Wo)Men Tell No Tales” (7/23; 6 PM))
  • Performance by Magician Presto Paul (7/12 10:30 AM & 7 PM)
  • Mary Pope Osbourne Virtual Author Visit (7/14 4 PM)
  • Not a Beach Party (7/15 6:30 PM)
  • Bob Ross Painting Party for Teens (7/20 1 PM)
  • Fire Academy Fair (7/23 1-5 PM)

All events are at both the Richmond and Berea locations unless otherwise noted.

  • Free Lunch for kids 18 & under – Weekdays 6/1-7/29
  • Special Performances – Tuesdays & Thursdays 6/7-7/28
  • Crafternoon – Mondays 6/6-7/25
  • Drive-in Movie & Free Swim: The little Mermaid (at the Berea Pool) – Friday 6/17
  • Wave Foundation Shark Cart – 7/15
  • Penguins: Aquatic Fliers from Newport Aquarium (5/31 4 PM & 5:30 PM)
  • ChibiCon Fandom Day for Teens (6/4 3 PM)
  • Exploring Kentucky Fossils (6/11 2 PM)
  • An Afternoon with Snakes (6/13 3 PM)
  • The Mark Wood Fun Show (6/21 2 PM)
  • Yoga on the Beach (7/5 4 PM)
  • Bermuda Breakout (7/12 5 PM)
  • Barry Mitchell Magic: Deep Sea Circus (7/15 11 AM))
  • A Night with Henry Clay, A Kentucky Chautauqua Performance
    (7/21 6:30 PM)
  • End of Summer Reading Pool Party @ Suffoletta Pool
    (7/29 7:30-9:30 PM)

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Sidney Sheldon
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