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Strange Birds Book Club

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

This tween Book Club for ages 9-12 will be reading "Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers" by Celia C. Pérez as part of the library's Summer Reading Program: Tails and Tales. The Strange Birds Book Club meets at … Read More

Backyard Carnival

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

The Backyard Carnival will be held at the Lee Avenue Library on Friday, July 30 from 3:00-5:00. A dozen carnival games will be set up, including Balloon Darts, Nerf Gun Duck Shooting, Fish Pond, Hoop Shot, Ring Toss, and more. … Read More

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Registration Events

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Sign your child up for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library at Pike County Libraries! The Imagination Library program sends age-appropriate books in the mail every month to children under the age of 5 at no cost to the family. Children under … Read More

Book Talks Book Club

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Book Talks meetings are held every other Tuesday at 5:00 at the Lee Avenue library. Upcoming books include: Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter by Loretta Lynn and George Vecsey Camino Island by John Grisham Boston Girl by Anita Diamant Send … Read More

Paper Airplane Contest

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Experiment with folding techniques to create the perfect Paper Airplane—then see whose airplane lies furthest! A variety of folding instructions and materials will be provided to create Paper Airplane variations. The Paper Airplane Contest will be held at the Pike … Read More

Embroidery for Beginners

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Embroidery for Beginners offers embroidery instruction, stitch techniques, tips and tricks, and basic patterns. The class is free and all materials are provided. Embroidery for Beginners is held every other Thursday (beginning August 5) at 5:00 at the Pike County … Read More

Genealogy Group

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Pike County Public Library's Genealogy Group meets the 1st & 3rd Friday of each month to share family history and family trees, photographs, and research. Meetings are held from 3:00-5:00 in the Genealogy Room (second floor) of the Lee Avenue … Read More

Quilters Group

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Pike County Public Library Quilters Group is a quilting social that also teaches quilting and needlework. Participants exchange patterns, quilting ideas, and sewing projects. Both beginners and experienced quilters are welcome! Quilters Group meets alternating Saturdays at noon at the … Read More

Literary Ladies Book Club

Pike County Public Library District 119 College St,, Pikeville

The Literary Ladies Book Club will hold its first meeting August 10th at 4:00 at the downtown Pikeville library. The Meet & Greet will allow members to meet each other and pick up the first book, "Everything is Illuminated" by … Read More

Mini String Art

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Create your own geometric mini string art at the library! Patterns/charts, gold nails, assorted string and plaque provided. Finished projects measure 3-1/2" in diameter. Mini String Art will be held at the Lee Avenue, Belfry, Elkhorn City, and Phelps Public … Read More

Quilters Group

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Pike County Public Library Quilters Group is a quilting social that also teaches quilting and needlework. Participants exchange patterns, quilting ideas, and sewing projects. Both beginners and experienced quilters are welcome! Quilters Group meets alternating Saturdays at noon at the … Read More

Amber Pet Collars

Pike County Public Library 126 Lee Avenue, Pikeville

Wearing amber can have beneficial effects on humans – and even dogs and cats! Flea and tick products/medications include pesticides that kill insects by paralyzing their nervous systems (which is also how nerve gas works). The problem is that these … Read More