OC3: Oldham County's First Comic Con!
Mark your calendars for OC3. On Saturday, November 8th, from 10-5pm, the Main Library in LaGrange will be hosting Oldham County's first comic con. There will be fun for the whole family at this free event. Click here for the event Facebook page & artist announcements.
Seed Saving Classes
Learn how to save and preserve seeds from collected from your own garden! This hour-long presentation will give you the know-how and tools to save seeds from plants grown through the Seed Library at OCPL. You'll be making your own seed dryer to take home. Registration is required.
Saturday, September 13th, 10am Click here to register
Friday, September 19th, 10am Click here to register
Boo-Dell at Yew Dell
Returning this fall- the family fun trick-or-treating event at Yew Dell Gardens! Saturday, October 25th. More information coming soon.
Mad Science Club: Monthly Adult Science Club
The Mad Science Club is a chance for adults to have fun, explore science, make a mess, and discuss scienctific principles and advancements. Each month will have a different theme matching the Library STEAM topic of the month. Registration is required for these events. No previous science background is needed- just come prepared to have fun!
Sept. 2nd,6:30pm at the Main Library: CLICK TO REGISTER
Oct. 7th, 6:30pm at the Main Library: CLICK TO REGISTER
Sparkreads: Literary Discussion Club
Want to brush up on your literary knowledge? Want to know more about classic books, but don't have the time to read War & Peace? Join us for this monthly, relaxed presentation on literary classics. We'll discuss themes, historical context, trivia & more! Each month will focus on a different book. You don't have to have read the book to attend- this is a great way to sample classics and find new reading material, or just to come hang out with other book worms. Registration is not required for these events.
September 12th, 10am: Austen Mania- an Overview of the works of Jane Austen
Show off your knowledge at our monthly trivia nights! Questions match the month's STEAM Theme. You can play on teams or individually in this Jeopardy style challenge. Win prizes and learn in a fun, relaxed environment. The trivia group meets in the Computer Lab of the Main Library every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30. Registration is not required.
September 11th, 6:30pm
Crafty Readers: Monthly adult book club with discussion & crafts!
Crafty Readers is a book club for adults that pairs good books and great discussion with a craft project! This group meets every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Main Library in LaGrange. Monthly registration is required; once registered, copies of the book will be sent to the participants. Crafty Reader book check out is for one week.
September 18th: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein Click to Register
Game Days: Tabletop Gaming Extravaganza!
Join us at the Main Library every 3rd Saturdary of the month from 1-5pm for open gaming! We'll have lots of board games on hand for you to try out, or you can feel free to bring your own. Staff will also be on hand to help teach how to play games. Families are welcome, but due to the complexity of the games offered, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. This is a drop-in event, registration is not required.
Monthly computer classes are offered at the Main Library in LaGrange on a rotating basis. See the Computer Class Page for a list of offerings.
Coming this fall: One-on-one computer tutoring at South Oldham Library and Mahan Library! Check back soon for schedule.