This Week at the Library: February 4-9, 2019

February 4, 2019
By BCPL

Family Game Night
Monday, February 4 • 4:00-7:00 p.m.

The library will host a Family Game Night on Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. All ages are welcome to stop by and play a wide variety of board games, including both classic and newer games, as well as "Escape the Crate." Food will be provided by the Boyle County FCS Extension office. This event will be held in the Community Room.

 

Kid’s Science Club
Tuesday, February 5 • 4:00 p.m.

On Tuesday afternoon at 4:00 p.m., the library will host a science club for children. At each of the club sessions, participants will perform various winter-themed science experiments. This week we’ll be experimenting with Valentine Bubble Science and making Erupting Lemon Volcanoes! Registration is required. (Ages 6-8)

 

Community Blood Drive
Wednesday, February 6 • 10:30-5:00 p.m.

The City of Danville Community Blood Drive will be held at the library on Wednesday, February 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Community Room at the library. Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) is encouraging Kentuckians to roll up their sleeves, donate blood, and help Kentucky patients. To schedule a donation, visit kybloodcenter.org or call 800.775.2522.

 

LEGO® Hogwarts™ Castle Building Sessions
Wednesday, February 6 • 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 7 • 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Friday, February 8 • 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Help build the new LEGO® Hogwarts™ Castle! The set contains over 6,000 pieces and features towers, turrets, chambers, classrooms, creatures, and so much more! Once completed, the castle will be on display in the Library. Those who come to build will be entered in a drawing to win a 20th Anniversary edition of Harry Potter!

 

Kid’s Homeschool Book Club
Thursday, February 7 • 3:00 p.m.

The Homeschool Book Club will meet on Thursday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. Led by Children's Librarian Libby McWhorter, this book club is designed for children ages 5-8 and features a book discussion and trivia activities. This month, participants are reading My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George. Snacks will be served. Register for this club in the Children’s Library.

 

Beyblades Battle
Thursday, February 7 • 4:30 p.m.

On Thursday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. tweens (ages 9-13) can play with others in a Beyblades battle. Players can bring their own Beyblade tops or use those provided by the library to use in the battle arena. This event will be held in the Storytime Room.

 

Classic Games Club
Saturday, February 9 • 2:00-4:00 p.m.

On Saturday afternoon from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., enjoy a relaxing afternoon of classic games such as Chess, Scrabble, Checkers, Yahtzee, card games, and more. Meet new friendly faces, or practice your strategy with old friends.  Whether you’re a novice or a master, everyone is welcome. This event will be held in the Mahan Gallery.