This week at the Boyle County Public Library
The Science in Play 2Go exhibit is on display in the Children’s Library. Weekly programs include Adult Storytime 9 a.m. Mondays , Coding Classes 4 p.m. Mondays. Adult Education Classes 5 p.m. Mondays, Crafters Who Care 6 p.m. Mondays, and Storytimes on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. Also this week:
• Chess Club: 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. All ages and skill levels can learn; held in Community Room.
• Make Mobile Apps: 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. Dr. Michael Bradshaw will show participants ages 9-18 how to make their own apps for Android devices. Space is limited and registration is required; held in Computer Lab.
• Second Monday Book Discussion Group: 3 p.m. Monday. The group will discuss “Behold the Dreamers” by Imbolo Mbue. Books available at circulation desk.
• Indoor Drive-in Movie: 5:30 p.m. Monday. Each participant will decorate a cardboard box as their dream car, then watch an animated film while snacking on popcorn. The movie is a 2018 sequel about a family of superheroes who try to live a “normal” life while their mom is back in the spotlight. (Rated PG; 118 minutes)
• Kids Book Club (week 3): 4 p.m. Tuesday. Recommended for children in grades 1-3. Book series will include “Magic Tree House” and “Geronimo Stilton.” Children will discuss the books, participate in themed games and crafts, and enjoy snacks. Registration required.
• Teen Escape the Crate —Outlaw: 4 p.m. Tuesday. Ages 13-18 will give puzzle solving skills a work out with a western-themed escape room adventure. Participants can either work together to overcome the challenges, or compete against another team to see who can solve the puzzles first. Held in Conference Room.
• The Mathematics of Games: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Game theory is a serious topic of study in mathematics, but it is also a lot of fun for all ages. Dr. Carl Lee will show participants how to play and analyze a selection of games together. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, held in Community Room.
• National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) — Come Write In: 4:30 p.m. Thursday. Participants ages 9-18 are invited to come in to continue writing their novel or to get feedback from other writers; more info at nanowrimo.org. Held in Storytime Room.
• Third Thursday Book Discussion Groups: 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Thursday. The morning group will discuss “A Dog’s Purpose” by W. Bruce Cameron. The afternoon group will discuss “All the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr. Books available at circulation desk.
• ASL Conversation Group: 6 p.m. Thursday. All levels of ASL learners or users are encouraged to participate. For more information, contact Caleb Conover.
• Theatorium: 6 p.m. Thursday. Come see movies from the early 1900s shown at the Theatorium, which was located in the Clemens Hotel (where Weisiger Park is now).
Info:(859) 238-7323, www.BoylePubLib.org.
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