Family Time Grab and Go – Turkey Leaf Luminaries

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

November 16th during Library hours while supplies last!   Gobble, Gobble, Gobble! Do your kids love fall and Thanksgiving? We have the perfect DIY project children, and the whole family can enjoy together during the holidays – making their own Turkey Leaf Luminary! Your children...

Operation Holiday Cards

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

December 1st – December 17th in the Reading Room   Spreading kindness is contagious! Make cards for local Shelby County Nursing Home residents to boost their holiday joy! Who doesn’t love receiving a card just because? Feel free to come and go as you please...

Give Back to the Community

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

December 1st through December 19th   Christmas is the time of giving, not just to our loved ones but to our community as well. That is why we are asking you to help us create a wonderful experience for the residents at Colonial Hall Manor...

Holiday Reading Countdown Challenge for Kids

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

Entire month of December   The holidays are an exciting time of year for kids, and nothing is better than counting down the days till they are here! So we have the perfect way to do that – with a Holiday Reading Countdown Challenge for...

Adult Grab and Go Kit – Christmas Stove Potpourri

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

December 14th during Library hours while supplies last!   Boost your holiday mood and make your home smell heavenly this holiday season with our Christmas Stove Potpourri Kit! The simmering smells during the holidays just can’t be beaten and will make your home feel so...

Holly Jolly Holiday Kits

Shelby County Public Library 309 8th St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

December 14th during Library Hours while supplies last!   Ho! Ho! Ho! We are so excited that the holiday season is finally here because we have the perfect way to start the festivities! Kids and families are going to fa-la-la-la-la in love with this deluxe...

An Evening with Silas House, an Award-Winning Kentucky Author

Carnegie Library Center 731 College Street, Shelbyville, KY, United States

Kentucky native and prolific writer Silas House has found success as an author, playwright, music journalist, environmental activist, and columnist. House is best known for his novels that highlight the natural world, working-class characters, and the plight of the rural place and rural people. Join...

Free

The Kentucky Derby: A Celebration of Kentucky & Its Heritage with James C. Claypool

Carnegie Library Center 731 College Street, Shelbyville, KY, United States

Dr. James C. Claypool, Professor Emeritus of History at Northern Kentucky University, is a nationally recognized authority on thoroughbred racing, especially the Kentucky Derby. In this event, Dr. Claypool traces the origins and development of the Kentucky Derby, the world’s most famous horse race and...

Free

Yoga

Carnegie Library Center 731 College St, Shelbyville, KY, United States

Mondays | 10:30 AM | Carnegie Library Center Start your week off right with Yoga at the Library every Monday morning! Stretch, strengthen, increase mobility, and decrease stress in this gentle yoga class designed for practitioners over 50. Props, such as blankets, blocks, and straps,...

Storytime

Storytime with Mrs. Megan & Mrs. Elaine Tuesdays | 10:00 AM | Storytime Room Storytime introduces little ones to new words and skills. Children learn about everyday tasks and basic concepts like shapes and colors; while learning listening, motor, and socialization skills. Storytimes are not...

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