You’re invited to have the best bookish time this summer

a girl pets a goat

Along with live animals, the kickoff party will feature surprise guest appearances of some favorite book characters.

Photo provided by Lexington Public Library

The Lexington Public Library is celebrating summer reading with a Summer at the Library Kickoff Party this week, featuring petting zoos, book characters, giveaways, and hands-on activities.

And the fun doesn’t stop there. The library is also hosting a series of free, kid-friendly events throughout the summer, including:

  • Fun weekly special performances
  • Workshops
  • Readings
  • Movie screenings
  • And more

Explore the full event lineup and escape the hot Kentucky sun with a trip to the library. Book events this way.*

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