Calendar

Sep
16
Sun
Can Your Fines @ JCPL
Sep 16 @ 12:00 am – Sep 22 @ 11:59 pm
Sep
19
Wed
Board of Trustees Meeting @ JCPL at Boardroom
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING [Board meetings are tentatively scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month. However, at each monthly meeting Trustees will officially schedule the regular meeting for the following month (JCPL By-laws, Article VII, section 1).]

U Can Create @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

U Can Create will get your creative juices flowing, while spending quality time with your family.  This hands-on program will feature a new project or activity each month and is geared for preschool aged children through adults.  As always there is never any charge to attend
our programs.

Registration is required for this program and will open on September 5.  Please register your family/group together as one registrant.  Children ages 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

In September, participants will create a map of the United States to commemorate places they have already traveled as a family and where they would like to adventure to next.

Sep
25
Tue
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

During this class, attendees will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, attendees will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training. For questions, please email dpowell@jesspublib.org

Oct
13
Sat
JCPL Comic Surge @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

You’re invited to the 3rd annual JCPL Comic Surge – a comic con for all ages! Celebrate comics, graphic novels, and geek-tastic pop culture! Meet characters from your favorite comics and movies, take advantage of great photo ops, participate in a costume contest with awesome prizes, connect with authors and artists, and learn more about the resources JCPL has to offer comic-lovers!Visit our Comic Surge page for more details.Event Schedule  (The event schedule will grow as activities and guests are booked. Also keep an eye out for workshops and programs in the week preceding the event.)10:00 am to 4:30 pm Video Game Truck10:00 am to 4:30 pm Library-wide scavenger hunt10:00 am to 4:30 pm Table top gaming rooms10:00 am to 4:30 pm Replica vehicles, props, and appearances by popular characters10:00 am to 12:00 pm Costume contest contestants visit judges to get scored12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Five Year Mission concert2:00 pm         Costume contestants on stage for public judging  2:45 pm         Awards and parade of characters 3:15 pm to 4:00 pm         Fandom trivia on main stage

Oct
17
Wed
Board of Trustees Meeting @ JCPL at Boardroom
Oct 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING [Board meetings are tentatively scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month. However, at each monthly meeting Trustees will officially schedule the regular meeting for the following month (JCPL By-laws, Article VII, section 1).]

Oct
20
Sat
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 pm

During this class, attendees will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, attendees will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training. For questions, please email srichardson@jesspublib.org

Oct
27
Sat
9th Annual Boo-Wow Walk @ OFF SITE at City County Park
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

It’s time for the 9th Annual Boo-Wow Walk: Trick-or-Treat for Dogs! Jessamine County Public Library and Jessamine County Animal Care and Control invite you to bring your best canine buddy in costume so he or she can compete in our costume contest. This year the event will take place on the Jessamine County fairgrounds and will have some indoor and outdoor stations.  The event includes: Canine treat stations sponsored by JCPL, Jessamine County Animal Shelter, Hollywood Feed and The BarkeryDoggie costume contest judged by the participants’ people$100 gift cards for costume contest winnersNail trimming and painting stationsPet psychicOpportunity to meet shelter dogs looking for homesFree treats for humans too!This event is free and does not require registration.

Oct
30
Tue
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Oct 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

During this class, attendees will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, attendees will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training. For questions, please email dpowell@jesspublib.org

Nov
6
Tue
Voting Precinct @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
Nov 6 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm