Soul of 2nd Street at the library

Published 5:55 pm Thursday, August 25, 2022


The Boyle County Public Library offers free activities, online resources, special events, and numerous services for the community. Programs often include interactive games, crafting, storytime, and book clubs. Here is a closer look at some of the upcoming events at the library:

Soul of 2nd Street

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The Soul of Second Street festival returns this weekend, beginning with the History Conference on Friday, Aug. 26 from 3-8 p.m. at the Boyle County Public Library. The History Conference will highlight the 16 different African American communities and neighborhoods that once existed in our county. Visitors can view photos and documentation of these forgotten landmarks. Representatives will be on hand to offer information about the displays. This is an open-house event where people can come and go as they please. (All ages)

Adult D&D

Dungeons & Dragons is often called the greatest role-playing game of all time. The library offers a D&D club for adults that meets at the library on the second and fourth Sundays of the month. Adults can join a session on Sunday, Aug. 28 at noon or 4:30 p.m.. No experience is necessary, but registration is required. To register, sign up at the library or email (Ages 18+)

Crafters Who Care

On Thursdays from 6-8 p.m., join us in knitting and crocheting items for those in need. This knitting and crochet group welcomes current and new members to weekly crafting meetups at the library. Some materials provided. Beginners are welcome. This event will be held in the Reading Room. (Ages 13+)

Information about library resources and all upcoming events can be found online at The library is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Chat with library staff using the live chat service on the library’s website, or by texting (859)-545-8398.

The Boyle County Public Library serves the city of Danville and the surrounding communities, and is actively committed to enriching the lives of its patrons. The library is located at 307 W. Broadway in Danville.