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PokeClub at the Park

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Cove Spring Park
Age Group: PreK, School Age, Teens, Family
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Families with kids of all ages, play, battle, and create with us as we celebrate everything Pokémon! Feel free to bring your own cards and devices if you would like to trade or battle. This program will be held at Cove Spring Park, 100 Cove Spring...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Story by Story: Loren Niemi

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 62
Event Details:
Join PSPL for Story by Story, a monthly storytelling series featuring diverse tellers from around the country. Enjoy one of the oldest performing arts while hearing about a variety of cultures and beliefs. Performances run 45-60 minutes, followed by ...

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This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Fall Luminaries

6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Families with kids of all ages, join us to create a unique piece of art to keep or to share. Registration is required and begins Monday, September 19. Please register one adult member of your family for this event. Attendance at PSPL events requir...

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This event is in the "Family" group.

Family LEGO Day

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Play, build and create! Families with kids of all ages, join us for LEGO fun for the entire family. Registration is required. Please register one adult member of your family for this event.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by curre...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Details:
Members of the LGBTQ+ community have often felt like “monsters,” and it has become common to view actual horror monsters – vampires, werewolves, the Babadook, etc. – as members of the LGBTQ+ community. Local cryptid expert Eleanor Hasken-Wagner, Ph.D...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Minute to Win It

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Teens in grades 6-12, compete to see if you have what it takes. Beat out the competition in Minute to Win It. Registration is required.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social distancing is required. ...

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Programs and events are photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes, including social media. If you prefer not to be photographed or recorded, please notify library staff.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Flu Shot Clinic

10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We’re partnering with Walgreens to host a Flu Shot Clinic! Free flu shots will be available while supplies last for uninsured and underinsured Frankfort/Franklin County residents. If you have insurance, please bring your insurance card. Please note -...
This event is in the "Baby & Toddler" group.

Parents and Tots

10:30am - 11:00am
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: Baby & Toddler
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Young children, accompanied by an adult, are introduced to simple stories, fingerplays, and activities. Registration is required and begins Monday, September 26.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social d...

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This event is in the "School Age" group.

Fall Mosaics

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Kid in grades K-2, express your creativity and make a colorful piece of Fall art. Registration is required and begins September 26.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social distancing is required. ...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yoga for Beginners

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Certified yoga instructor Grace Rogers will lead participants in breathing exercises, simple physical postures with some flowing in between, and relaxation. Please wear comfortable clothing, and bring a yoga mat if you have one. ...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
It is the year 1925, and the stars are almost right! Hidden cults spread their malign influence across the globe. In the dark corners of the Earth, a god mad in shape and purpose waits to unmake the world! The Paul Sawyier Public Library presents ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

PSPL at the Movies

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Group
Event Details:
Join us for an in-person discussion of the 2019 award-winning black comedy thriller film Parasite. This South Korean film follows the destitute Kim family as they infiltrate the wealthy Park family, posing as highly qualified tutors, housekeepers,...
This event is in the "Baby & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "PreK" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Reading by the River

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Off Site
Room: Ward Oates Amphitheatre
Age Group: Baby & Toddler, PreK, School Age, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Meet us at the amphitheater for a traditional storytime!! Families with kids of all ages are welcome; registration is not required.  This program will meet at Ward Oates Amphitheater, 520 West Main Street, Frankfort, KY (along the Kentucky Ri...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

An Afternoon with Silas House

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 87
Event Details:
The Paul Sawyier Public Library is proud to welcome New York Times bestselling author Silas House as he reads from and discusses his new release, Lark Ascending. A signing will follow with copies of the book available for purchase from Poor Richard's...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:
In the summer of 2021, the Center for Accessible Living and the Advocado Press in Louisville, Kentucky, published A Celebration of Family: Stories of Parents with Disabilities. The book contains 30 stories of families in which one or both parents hav...

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This event is in the "PreK" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Simple Science

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: PreK, School Age
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Let’s get messy with simple science experiments that are fun for all ages. Registration is required and begins Monday, October 3.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social distancing is required. ...

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This event is in the "PreK" group.

Preschool Storytime

11:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: PreK
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs, crafts and other activities for preschoolers, ages 4-5. Registration is required and begins Monday, October 3.  Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social distancing is required. ...

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This event is in the "School Age" group.

Paper Pumpkin Art

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Tweens in grades 3-5, create a beautiful pumpkin to keep or share. Registration is required and begins October 3. Attendance at PSPL events requires abiding by current CDC regulations. Social distancing is required. ...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
It is the year 1925, and the stars are almost right! Hidden cults spread their malign influence across the globe. In the dark corners of the Earth, a god mad in shape and purpose waits to unmake the world! The Paul Sawyier Public Library presents ...
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Sower Board Room
Event Details:
Meet with Christie Hoskins of the Kentucky Career Center for one-on-one coaching and job search assistance. Please schedule an appointment in advance by calling 859-779-4622 or emailing choskins@ckycareers.com. ...
This event is in the "PreK" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: PreK, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Families with kids of all ages, join us to celebrate spooky season by creating your own mummy out of a Mason Jar. Registration is required and begins October 3. Please register one adult member of your family for this event. Attendance at PSPL eve...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: River Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74
Event Details:
Join 15 local writers as they read 5-minute excerpts from their novels, memoirs, plays, and poetry. Be amazed at the diversity and talent of these writers as they (sometimes reluctantly) share their work through their voices rather than their pens. ...

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Programs and events are photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes, including social media. If you prefer not to be photographed or recorded, please notify library staff.

This event is in the "PreK" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Paul Sawyier Public Library
Room: Youth Program Room
Age Group: PreK, School Age, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Families with kids of all ages, join us to create a beautiful Fall ornament to keep or share. Registration is required and begins Monday, October 3. Please register one adult member of your family for this event.  Attendance at PSPL events re...

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Programs and events are photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes, including social media. If you prefer not to be photographed or recorded, please notify library staff.