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Jun 27 2017

Tuesday, June 27

Lexington Farmers Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m. 400 W. Maxwell St. Info: www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse: “Shrek the Third.” 10 a.m. $1 per person. 3800 Mall Rd. Info: 971-0718.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

J’s Place: Toddler Time. Story time and crafts. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. For all kids. 101 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 887-0052.

Waveland Museum: Tea Tuesdays. Tea and food served by period-dressed interpreters and a tour of the Waveland Mansion. 2-3:30 p.m. $30 per person. Reservation required. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611.

Explorium: Baby Explorers, “Bubble Bonanza.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 9 months to 2 years. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Jessamine County Public Library: Summer Family Program: Illusionist Roger Wayne. 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 7-8 p.m. Train Your Brain with Brain HQ. 2-3 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music: Building a House and Growing a Garden. Toddlers Sessions: 9:30-10:15 a.m. or 10:30-11:15 a.m. weekly through June 27. Ages 1-3. Babies Session. 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. weekly through June 27. Ages 4-12 months. Preschoolers Session. 12:30-1:15 p.m. weekly through June 27. Ages 3-5. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

The Family Center: Preschool Playtime. Playgroup with skill-based activities. 9:30 a.m. $3 per family. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

Bluegrass Farmers Market: 2-5 p.m. Liquor Barn, Hamburg Pavilion. Info: www.bluegrassfarmersmarket.org.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Couch to 5K Running Club. Plan designed for inexperienced runners beginning an exercise routine. Noon. $20 for members, $30 for non-members. Registration required. 917 Main St. Info: (859) 987-1395 or www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Health Chats about Diabetes. 4-5:15 p.m. Free. Nathaniel Mission, 1109 Versailles Rd., Ste. 400, Info: 288-2446.

Div. of Parks & Recreation: Big Band & Jazz. Concert series held Tuesdays through Aug. 29. Picnics encouraged. Moondance Amphitheater. Info: 288-2927.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Movers and Shakers Toddler Time. 11 a.m. Ages 1-2. Central Branch: Camp Digital Minecraft Mania. Learn Mod creation. For middle & high school. Registration required. 2-4 p.m. Camp Digital Minecraft Mania II Animation Lab. 6-8 p.m. Make your own Minecraft monster. For middle & high school. Registration required 6-8 p.m. Eastside Branch: Baby Jam. 10:15 & 11 a.m. Ages: Infant-2 years. Bioscience Discovery Hour. Ages 6-12. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Northside Branch: Camp Digital Twitch Streaming. For middle & high school. Registration required. 10-11 a.m. Wonders of the Deep. Discover bioluminescent creatures through hands-on arts & science activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. 2-3 p.m. Tates Creek Branch: Baby & Me. 10:30 a.m. Infant – 2 years. Village Branch: Drive-In Movie. Ages 3-5. 2 p.m. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jun 27 2017
End: Jun 27 2017
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Jun 28 2017

Wednesday, June 28

Kentucky Horse Park: Silverama Region 14 Arabian Championship through July 2. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Competition among the best Arabian horses in the region. 4089 Iron Works Pkwy. Info: www.aha14.com/silverama/.

Barnes & Noble: Children’s Storytime. 10 a.m. 1932 Pavilion Way. Info: 543-8518.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse: “Shrek the Third.” 10 a.m. $1 per person. 3800 Mall Rd. Info: 971-0718.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Lexington Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m. UK E.S. Good Barn. Info: www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com.

Explorium: SMASH Club, “Around the World in 30 Minutes!” 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Jessamine County Public Library: Walk Around Kentucky. 9-10 a.m. Books and Bites. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Japanese Dance Traditions: Old and New. 5-6 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Alzheimer’s Association: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body. 10:30 a.m-noon. Registration required. Whitaker Family YMCA, 2681 Old Rosebud Rd. Info: 800-272-3900.

Baby Moon: BYOB: Bring Your Own Baby Yoga, weekly through June 28. 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. For moms and newborns until crawling. Drop-ins welcome, class packages available. Candy Mountain Music: Building a House and Growing a Garden. Preschoolers Session. 3:30-4:15 p.m. weekly through June 28. Ages 3-5. Toddlers Session. 4:30-5:15 p.m. weekly through June 28. Ages 1-3. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Suite 103. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Gestational Diabetes Class. 1-2 p.m. For pregnant women diagnosed with gestational diabetes. 1-2 p.m. PH Clinic South, 2433 Regency Rd. Info: 288-2446. Health Chats about Diabetes en Espanol. 6-7 p.m. Bluegrass Community Health Center, 1306 Versailles Rd. Info: 263-2507.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: Native American Stick Game. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

The Family Center: Play Time! Play group with camping theme. 10 a.m.-noon. $3/family. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Side by Side Storytime. 11 a.m. Ages 2-3. Storm the Castle Discovery Hour. Ages 6-12. 2-3 p.m. Central Branch: The Young and the Restless storytime. 10 a.m. Ages 2-3 years. Camp Digital Minecraft Mania. Learn Mod creation. For middle & high school. Registration required. 2-4 p.m. Camp Digital Minecraft Mania II Animation Lab. 6-8 p.m. Make your own Minecraft monster. For middle & high school. Registration required 6-8 p.m. Eastside Branch: Wednesday Quilting Friends. 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Preschool Storytime. 11 a.m. Ages 3-5. Wonders of the Deep. Discover bioluminescent creatures through hands-on arts & science activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. 2-3 p.m. Northside Branch: Discovery Hour. Ages 6-12. Tates Creek Branch: Toddler Storytime. 10:30 a.m. 1-3 years. Village Branch: Recess. 2 p.m. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jun 28 2017
End: Jun 28 2017
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Jun 29 2017

Thursday, June 29

Lexington Farmers Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m. 400 W. Maxwell St. Info: www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse: “Shrek the Third.” 10 a.m. $1 per person. 3800 Mall Rd. Info: 971-0718.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. Baby & Me. 11 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Bluegrass Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m. Azur at Beaumont Centre. Info: www.bluegrassfarmersmarket.org.

Explorium: Mini Da Vinci’s, “Mouth Masterpiece.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 2-4. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: Native American Rattle. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Douglass Park Shelter: Line Dancing. A fun way to exercise. 6-7 p.m. Douglass Park Shelter. Info: 288-2953.

The Family Center: Night Owls Play Group: Fourth of July Craft. 6:15 p.m. $5/family. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

Div. of Parks and Rec: Discover Scuba. 7-11 p.m. Ages 13 and up. $45 per person. Registration required. Shillito Pool. Info: 225-4073

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Infant CPR Class. 6-9 p.m. Recommended for women in their 3rd trimester and their partners. $20 per couple. Registration required. Limited to 3 couples. Saint Joseph Office Building, 160 N. Eagle Creek Dr. 2nd Floor. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Baby Storytime. 11 a.m. For babies 0-18 months. Central Branch: Family Film. 1-3 p.m. All ages. Wonders of the Deep. Discover bioluminescent creatures through hands-on arts & science activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. 2-3 p.m. Eastside Branch: Toddler Time. 11 a.m. Ages 2-3. Manga 101. Pre-teens and teens. Registration required. 3-4 p.m. Tates Creek Branch: Preschool Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Ages: 3-5 years. Discovery Hour: Bioscience. Ages 6-12. 2 p.m. Village Branch: Family Storytime. 2 p.m. Ages 7 & under. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jun 29 2017
End: Jun 29 2017
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Jun 30 2017

Friday, June 30

Kentucky Horse Park: Carriage Association of America Carriage Festival. Event includes a show, educational seminars, driving-at-will and social activities. Show in Alltech Arena. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Through July 2. Info: 231-0971 or www.carriagefestival.com.

Explorium: Leapin’ Littles, “Bubble Wrap Run.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Jessamine County Public Library: Job Search Assistance. 10:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Cardboard Box Maze. Elementary Edition and Preschool Editions. 1-3 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: “Who Came Down That Road” Storytime. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Jacobson Park: Free Friday Flicks. 7 p.m. for activities, movie begins at dark. All ages. Bring chairs or blankets, no pets. Food vendors on site. Info: 288-2927.

Div. of Parks and Rec: Summer Nights in Suburbia Concert Series. Bring chairs or blankets. Food trucks on site. Moondance Amphitheater. Info: 425-2349.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Preschool Play and Learn. 11 a.m. Ages 3-5. Eastside Branch: Baby Jam. 10:15 & 11 a.m. Ages: Infant-2 years. Village Branch: Wonders of the Deep. Discover bioluminescent creatures through hands-on arts & science activities. Ages 6-12. Registration required. 2-3 p.m. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jun 30 2017
End: Jun 30 2017
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Jul 1 2017

Saturday, July 1

Lexington Farmers Market: 7 a.m.-2 p.m. 241 W. Main Street. Info: www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: presents “Fancy Nancy the Musical.” Adapted from the bestselling books. 9 a.m. show includes breakfast, noon show includes lunch. Recommended for ages 3-12. 525 Marriott Dr., Clarksville Ind. Info: (812) 288-8281 or www.derbydinner.com.

Baby Moon: Prenatal Yoga class. 9-10:15 a.m. For all stages of pregnancy. No experience required. BYOB: Bring Your Own Baby Yoga. 10:30-11:20 a.m. For moms and newborns until crawling. Drop-ins welcome, class packages available. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Bluegrass Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Liquor Barn, Hamburg Pavilion and Azur at Beaumont Centre. Info: www.bluegrassfarmersmarket.org.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Canoeing. Learn how to properly paddle a canoe and how to plan future paddling trips. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. $5 per person. Kentucky River. Info: 225-4073. Youth Football Registration. Open July 1-31. Open to boys and girls ages 5-12. $35 per flag participant, $55 per tackle participant. Info: 288-2917. Youth Cheerleading Registration. Open July 1-31. Open to boys and girls ages 5-12. $35 per participant. Info: 288-2917. Volunteer Day at Raven Run. 10 a.m. Info: 272-6105.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: Sow It Saturdays. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Barnes & Noble: “Be Quiet” Storytime. 11 a.m. 1932 Pavilion Way. Info: 543-8518.

Jessamine County Public Library: Intro to Mac. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Kids Corner: Sparkle Unicorn Storytime. 11 a.m. Ages 3 & up. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Kentucky Horse Park: Cross Country Schooling. 8 a.m.-noon and 12:30-4:30 p.m. For a $35 fee, riders can school their horse for four hours on the course. Info: 255-5727

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Family Storytime. 11 a.m. For all families. Northside Branch: Snowcones & More. Hands-on outdoor fun and free snowcones while they last. 2-3 p.m. For all kids. Tates Creek Branch: Saturday Storytime. 11 a.m. For all families. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jul 1 2017
End: Jul 1 2017
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Jul 2 2017

Sunday, July 2

Lexington Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 348 Southland Dr. Info: www.lexingtonfarmersmarket.com.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Baby & Me. 11:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: What’s In Bloom Hike. 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Baby Moon: Your Birth Your Way class. 4:30-6:30 p.m. weekly through July 30. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: Friends Book Cellar 20% Off Sale. 1-5 p.m. For all ages. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jul 2 2017
End: Jul 2 2017
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Jul 3 2017

Monday, July 3

Jessamine County Public Library: Teen Trivia. 6-6:30 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Baby Moon: Prenatal Yoga. 6:30-7:45 p.m. Drop-ins welcome. $14 a class or class packages available. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Southland Jamboree. Free bluegrass music concert. 7 p.m. Moondance Amphitheater. Info: 425-2349.

Kentucky Horse Park: Run/Walk Club. Local food trucks, music, vendors, yoga and horse meet-and-greets. Participants can choose between a 2-mile loop and a 3.5-mile loop around the park. 5-8 p.m. Horse Park Visitor Center. Info: 255-5727.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Pickle-ball. 9-11 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Free for Y members. Silver Sneakers exercise class. 1:30 p.m. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. New sessions of swim lessons begin. Visit website for details. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: Babies Get Down(town) storytime. 10 a.m. Ages crawling-18 months. Eastside Branch: Jump Baby Jump. 10:30 and 11 a.m. Ages 1-2. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Jul 3 2017
End: Jul 3 2017
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Jul 4 2017

Tuesday, July 4

Independence Day

Bluegrass 10,000 Race & Fun Run: A certified 10,000 meter race through downtown Lexington. 7:25 a.m. wheelchair start; 7:30 a.m. 10K start; 8 a.m. Fun Run start. $35 individual, $25 per person for teams of 5-10, $15 for Fun Run. Info: 288-2927.

Lexington’s Fourth of July Festival: A street festival with vendors, activities and a parade. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Parade begins at 2 p.m. and proceeds down Main Street. Free parking at The Square garage, Transit Center garage, Courthouse garage and Helix garage. Fireworks begin at 10 p.m. and launched from the UK Arboretum. Parking lots around Commonwealth Stadium will be open as viewing areas. Info: www.downtownlex.com.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse: “Goosebumps.” 10 a.m. $1 per person. 3800 Mall Rd. Info: 971-0718.

Explorium: Baby Explorers, “Music to My Ears.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 9 months to 2 years. General admission $8. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Liberty Hall: Old-Fashioned Fourth of July. Children’s games, a scavenger hunt, patriotic sing-a-long, a parade and more. 2-4 p.m. Free. 218 Wilkinson St., Frankfort. (502) 227-2560 or www.libertyhall.org.

Bluegrass Farmers Market: 2-5 p.m. Liquor Barn, Hamburg Pavilion. Info: www.bluegrassfarmersmarket.org.

Waveland Museum: Tea Tuesdays. Tea and food served by period-dressed interpreters and a tour of the Waveland Mansion. 2-3:30 p.m. $30 per person. Reservation required. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611.

Start: Jul 4 2017
End: Jul 4 2017
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