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Book Basket Giveaway

We are giving away an awesome book basket filled with a variety of books and much more. For each item that is brought in as a donation to the Library’s Comfort Catalog they will get one ticket in the drawing. You can donate as much as you would like and as many times as you would like until July 25. The winner will be announced on July 26th. We accept a variety of personal hygiene items for the comfort catalog. The book basket that we will be giving away is at the circulation desk for anyone that would like to see it.

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JUNE BOARD MEETING

Important Announcement

The June Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, June 18 at 5:00 pm due to the library being closed on June 19 for the Juneteenth Holiday.  It is important to note that all board meetings are open to the public, but if you would like to be added to the agenda and speak at a board meeting, you must submit a Request To Comment Form not less than four business days before the meeting date.  These forms are available at the circulation desk.  If you have questions, please call the library at (859) 234-4881 and ask to speak to the Director.

 

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TOUCH A TRUCK & SUMMER READING KICKOFF

Experience the thrill of exploration and discovery at our Touch A Truck event! Get up close and personal with a variety of vehicles, from towering fire trucks to mighty construction machinery. Perfect for all ages, this hands-on extravaganza promises excitement, learning, and unforgettable memories for the whole family.  In addition to touch truck, we will also be handing out adult and children summer reading goody bags and have sign ups for summer reading!  There will also be a bouncy house, rock climbing wall, free hot dogs provided by Woodmen of The World, free popcorn and lots of other fun activities.   This is a FREE Event and open to everyone! Call the library at (859) 234-4881 to sign up.

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FAFSA 101

FAFSA (Free Application For Federal Student Aid)  Help!

Overwhelmed by FAFSA? Not sure where to start in the process of applying for financial aid for college, then make plans to drop by the library on Monday, February 5th anytime between 4:30-7:00. David Scott, from KHEAA (Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority) will be here to help you navigate the process and apply for financial aid for the 2024-2025 college school year.   It will help tremendously if you bring the following information with you:

  • Your parents’ SSNs if you’re a dependent student
  • Tax Returns
  • Records of Child Support received
  • Current balances of cash, savings, and checking accounts
  • Net Worth of investments, businesses, and farm

If you have any questions, please contact the library at (859) 234-4881 for more information.  No Registration required, please stop in any time between 4:30-7:00 for assistance.

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Mitten Tree

Help us Decorate our Christmas Tree at the library! We will have a tree set up in the library and we will be decorating it with donations of new mittens, gloves, scarves, hats, socks, and any new knitted items.   Help keep someone in our community warm this winter with your generous donation.  All collected items will be donated to the Harrison County Clothing Closet.

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From Page To Stage Story Time Presented by Georgetown College Department of Theater and Film

We are so excited to have the Geogetown College Department of Theater and Film as our guest at the library.  They will be bringing 3 children classic stories to life on Saturday, December 2nd at 1:00 pm. Come to the library as they  perform “Why Mosquito’s Buzz In People’s Ear”, “Corduroy”, and “Where The Wild Things Are”.

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Library Movie Night

“Book” Your Next Movie Night

November 9~South Pacific

In honor of Veteran’s Day we will be showing South Pacific.  Don’t miss this (1958) classic movie set on a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who’s being courted for a dangerous military mission. We will provide the popcorn, just bring your favorite drink in a cup with a lid.

November 30~The Star

We will be showing the family movie The Star.  Bring the whole family for this animated movie about the first Christmas.  A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas. We will provide popcorn, just bring your favorite drink (in a cup with a lid).

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Affordable Connectivity Program

Multiple Days & Times Available

Make plans to attend an informational meetings about the Affordable Connectivity Program: Do you need help finding affordable internet?  Then find out how it works and if you qualify for this program.  The Affordable Connectivity Program or ACP provides a benefit of up to $30 per month for internet service.  The benefit is available to eligible new customers, current customers, or households who have had internet service in the past. In addition to providing monthly discount for internet service, ACP also provides a one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet purchased through a participating provider.  To use this the benefit, each household must contribute between $10 and $50 toward the purchase price of the device. The ACP is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

A household will qualify if someone in your household participates in one of eight assistance programs, including SNAP, Medicaid, or free/reduced lunch. A household may also be eligible because the household income is 200% or less than the Federal Poverty Guidelines.

Registration is required, please call the library at (859) 234-4881 to sign up.

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Library Movie Night

Lights-Camera-Action! Movie Night is coming to the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library in September! Join us on Thursday’s for a different genre of movie! Classic Movie Night is September 14th and we will be showing the 1959 classic movie Some Like It Hot starring Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis.    Then on September 28th, we will have Contemporary Movie Night featuring Antman & Wasp Quantumania featuring Paul Rudd as Ant man.   Join us for this fun Marvel movie and get lost in the “marvelverse”.  We will have free popcorn at the movie night, just be sure to bring you favorite drink (in a cup with a lid).    So “Book” your next movie night at the library, we can’t wait to see you!

Thursday, September 14th @ 6:00-Some Like It Hot (Classic Night)

Thursday, September 28th @ 6:00-Ant Man & Wasp Quantumania (Contemporary Night)

 

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Back To School Giveaway-Community Event

FREE Community Event Sponsored by Rev. Ross Park Committee.

Get ready for school, stop by Bridge Street Plaza on August 5th from 10:00-2:00, one backpack per child will given away, while supplies last. The child needs to present to receive supplies. Stop by and say “Hello” to Ada, our bookmobile librarian, she will have the Bookmobile at this event!

If you are interested in donating school supplies contact: Metta Gross.

****This is not a library event, if you have questions, please reach out to the Rev. Ross Park Committee. ****