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Berea Writers Circle

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Berea
Library Branch: Berea
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, How To, Workshop
Event Details:
The Berea Writers Circle (BereaWriters.com) meets 1:30 - 3:00 PM on the third Saturday of the month at the Berea location of the Madison County Public Library. Each meeting features a program to foster good writing. The BWC welcomes all types of writ...

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Masks or face coverings required

Due to social distancing guidelines, attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering to participate in this event. 

This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This craft does require registration. Register as a family. Do not register each of your children individually.  Registration opens on Monday, Pick-up at the main desk starts on Thursday, and a “share your creation” post will be mad...
This event is in the "Berea" group.
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Martin Luther King Jr Closing

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Berea, Richmond
Description:
The Library will be closed January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How To
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
We are now offering a monthly take and make adult craft. This month's kit includes a four pocket wall hanging indoor/outdoor planter bag. Use your own seeds to begin your spring plants or add your own plants for some indoor growing this win...
This event is in the "Off Site" group.

Blood Drive - Union Church, Berea

11:00am - 5:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Event Details:
MCPL Outreach is proud to partner with Central Kentucky Blood Center and Union Church to bring the bi-monthly blood drive to Berea. 2021 Dates: January 19th, March 16th, May 18th, July 20th, September 21st, November 16th. The blood dri...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Read a book with Marvin the Story Monster! Each Wednesday at 10 am, Marvin selects a great book from our collection and reads it on our Facebook page. This week's selection is Llama Llama Loose Tooth Drama. https://www.facebook.com/MCPLKY/ ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Here and There Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Educational, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Here and There Story Time with Taye. In this program Taye will go all around to different places reading some of her favorite stories that relate to those locations. facebook.com/MCPLKY ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

STEM KIT: Paper Lanterns

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Educational, Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
One (1) kit will be provided for each registration.   Join us for this weeks STEM KIT program.  We have kits available for pick up in Berea and Richmond on Thursday through Saturday.  When you register for this program, plea...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Read Aloud & Play on Facebook

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Read-aloud and Play! We love to read stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, and move our bodies. Our Wednesday video focuses on toddlers, and our Friday video focuses on Preschool-aged children. When the stream is over ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

TeenCraft - Weaving

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Entertainment, Arts & Crafts, Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
One kit will be available per registration. This week we are weaving with yarn and looms. All of the kits come with the supplies needed to make the craft at home. Kits will be available for pick up in Berea and Richmond starting the Thursday af...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Register as a family. Do not register each of your children individually.  The Madison County Public Library is partnering with EKU and the Early Childhood Council to provide Preschool Reading kits. This week’s kit includes a copy of the book...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Crafternoon at Home - Doodle Puzzles

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 65
Event Details:
This craft does require registration. Register as a family. Do not register each of your children individually.  Registration opens on Monday, Pick-up at the main desk starts on Thursday, and a “share your creation” post will be mad...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Take and Move - Active at Home Item

9:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
We are now offering a monthly take and move adult active at home item. This month's item includes Hula Rings adjustable weight & length for sports and games  This item will be available to pick up in Berea and Ric...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Makers Q and A: Cricut Basics.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Technology Classes, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Basic computer skills and a general understanding of application use in a Windows environment is a requirement for this program. Registration is required.  In our Maker's Q and A sessions we will be going over various software that will he...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Story Monster Presents: Old Hat

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Read a book with Marvin the Story Monster! Each Wednesday at 10 am, Marvin selects a great book from our collection and reads it on our Facebook page. This week's selection is Old Hat by Emily Gravett. https://www.facebook.com/MCPLKY/ ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Here and There Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Educational, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Here and There Story Time with Taye. In this program Taye will go all around to different places reading some of her favorite stories that relate to those locations. facebook.com/MCPLKY ...
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Blood Drive

11:00am - 6:00pm
Richmond
Library Branch: Richmond
Room: Ground Floor Community Room #013
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Event Details:
MCPL’s Richmond location hosts a blood drive on the fourth Thursday of each month, from 11AM-6PM. For more details, visit our website, or contact the library at 859-623-6704. Make a donation appointment at www.kybloodcenter.org.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks or face coverings required

Due to social distancing guidelines, attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering to participate in this event. 

This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Read Aloud & Play on Facebook

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Read-aloud and Play! We love to read stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, and move our bodies. Our Wednesday video focuses on toddlers, and our Friday video focuses on Preschool-aged children. When the stream is over ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

TeenCraft: Dusting for Finger Prints

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Educational, Arts & Crafts, Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
One kit will be available per registration. Kits will be available for pick up in Berea and Richmond on Wednesday and Thursday.  When you register for this program, please make sure you provide a valid email address so that we can contact you...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 65
Event Details:
This craft does require registration. Register as a family. Do not register each of your children individually.  Registration opens on Monday, Pick-up at the main desk starts on Thursday, and a “share your creation” post will be mad...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Story Monster Presents: Brontorina

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Read a book with Marvin the Story Monster! Each Wednesday at 10 am, Marvin selects a great book from our collection and reads it on our Facebook page. This week's selection is Brontorina by James Howe. https://www.facebook.com/MCPLKY/ ...
This event is in the "Richmond" group.

Free GED Classes

9:00am - 12:30pm
Richmond
Library Branch: Richmond
Room: Main Floor Conference Room #138
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Workshop
Event Details:
Free GED classes are now being held at the Madison County Public library, Richmond location. Space is limited. Please call 859-622-8065 to enroll. The classes are being offered through a partnership brought together by Madison County Adult Education ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks or face coverings required

Due to social distancing guidelines, attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering to participate in this event. 

This event is in the "Virtual" group.

STEM KIT: Rock Candy

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Educational, Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
One (1) kit will be provided for each registration.   Join us for this weeks STEM KIT program.  We have kits available for pick up in Berea and Richmond on Thursday through Saturday.  When you register for this program, plea...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Read Aloud & Play on Facebook

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Educational, Online, Music, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook for Read-aloud and Play! We love to read stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, and move our bodies. Our Wednesday video focuses on toddlers, and our Friday video focuses on Preschool-aged children. When the stream is over ...