FAIR GROVE BRANCH PROGRAMS

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

  • Animal Superpowers!
    10:00 am for preschool-grade 2.
    Animals have superpowers? Yes! Just like superheroes with powers, animals soar through the air, lift heavy objects with ease, transform themselves with camouflage or heal with regeneration, and they use these powers every day to survive. Join our friends from the Dickerson Park Zoo as we learn all about animal superpowers.
  • Learn More About Animal Super Powers
    12:00 pm to 5:00 pm for preschool-grade 2.
    Keep learning about animals and their amazing senses with trivia and activities after our program with Dickerson Park Zoo. Learn astounding facts about animal powers and skills that happen in your own backyard.
  • "Orphan Train"
    Book Discussion
    1:30 pm for adults.
    By Christina Baker Kline.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

  • Science Saturdays
    11:30 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Nature: Fellowship of the Whales," rated TV-G.

Monday, July 13, 2015

  • X-Treme Teens
    3:00 pm for grades 5-12.
    Create nefarious necklaces and protagonist pendants with images from your a favorite book or comic cover to show off your secret identity. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

  • KY3 for Kids Storybreak
    10:00 am for all ages.
    Hear your favorite stories read by a KY3 news or weather personality.
  • Otaku Club
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14-grade 12.
    Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats.

Friday, July 17, 2015

  • Animal Superpowers!
    2:00 pm for grades 4-12.
    Peter Parker was a typical teenager until he tangled with a radioactive spider and acquired the arachnid’s great powers. Comic book superheroes and villains draw inspiration from the animal kingdom. Whether they can soar through the air, transform themselves with camouflage or heal with regeneration, animals use their powers every day to survive. Join our friends from the Dickerson Park Zoo as we learn all about animal superpowers.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

  • Throwback Theater
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for classic family favorites! "Freaky Friday," rated G, 1977.

Monday, July 20, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts June 01; call 759-2637.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

  • Retro Cartoon Saturdays
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for preschool-grade 3.
    It's so sad that old Saturday cartoons like "Justice League" and "Batman" are gone, but the Library is here to save the day! Wear your pajamas and join us to watch retro cartoons and new counterparts, rated TV-G or PG, while we eat breakfast treats.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Gizmos and Gadgets
    1:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades K-6.
    Will you make a superhero gadget to save the planet, or a gizmo only a villain could devise? Put your skills and imagination to the test using LEGO bricks and household items. Materials will be provided.

Saturday, August 8, 2015

  • Retro Cartoon Saturdays
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for preschool-grade 3.
    It's so sad that old Saturday cartoons like "Justice League" and "Batman" are gone, but the Library is here to save the day! Wear your pajamas and join us to watch retro cartoons and new counterparts, rated TV-G or PG, while we eat breakfast treats.

Monday, August 10, 2015

  • X-Treme Teens
    3:00 pm for grades 5-12.
    Join our indoor/outdoor Banana Olympics complete with banana-themed relay races and water balloons. We'll have prizes for the winning team!

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • "Remarkable Creatures"
    Book Discussion
    1:30 pm for adults.
    By Tracy Chevalier.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

  • Science Saturdays
    11:30 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Sacred Planet," rated G.

Monday, August 17, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts July 01; call 759-2637.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Otaku Club
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14-grade 12.
    Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

  • Throwback Theater
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for classic family favorites! "Escape to Witch Mountain," rated G, 1974.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Monday, September 21, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts August 01; call 759-2637.

Monday, October 19, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts September 01; call 759-2637.

Monday, November 16, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts October 01; call 759-2637.

Monday, December 21, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts November 01; call 759-2637.
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