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Apr 28 2017

Friday, April 28

FCPS: No Classes for Preschoolers.

Explorium: Leapin’ Littles, “Balance Beam Bonanza.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253. Parents Night Out. Children must be potty-trained. $15 for members, $18 non-members. Reservations required. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Kentucky Children’s Garden: Story Time: A Grand Old Tree. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Legacy All Sports: Lunch Bunch Preschool Open Gym. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Ages 3-5. $15 per child, bring a lunch. 261 Ruccio Way #105. Info: 977-8862 or www.legacyallsports.com.

Jessamine County Public Library: Solar Power. Noon-1 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Friday Family Flicks. A family-friendly movie and popcorn provided. 6-8 p.m. Free and open to the public. An adult must remain with children during the movie. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

All God’s Children:  Fifth annual Mom Prom: Puttin’ on the Ritz. Fundraiser for All God’s Children features dinner, silent auction, dancing music, shopping with local business women and photo booth. $40 adults, $15 tweens (11-17) and $10 for girls 10 & under. 7-11 p.m. R.J. Corman Hangar, 101 R.J. Corman Dr., Nicholasville. Info: (859) 881-8050.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Kiddie Kapers Spring Recital. 7 p.m. $7. Lexington Opera House. Info: 288-2935.

LexDance: Contra Dance. Beginner lesson at 7:30 p.m., dancing from 8-11 p.m. $7 adults, $5 students and seniors. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St. Info: 552-5433.F Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Preschool Play & Learn. 11 a.m. Ages 3-5. Teen Game Night. Games and pizza. 5:45-8 p.m. For middle and high schoolers. Registration required. Eastside Branch: Baby Jam. A fun, energetic lap-sit storytime. 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m. Ages birth-24 months. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Author Party. 6:30-8:30 p.m. For all ages. Tates Creek Branch: The Young and the Restless Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Ages 2-3. Info: 231-5500.

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Apr 29 2017

Saturday, April 29

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

F Blended & Blessed: Keys to Stepfamily Success: A one-day livestream event for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with children and those with interest in blended families. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Quest Community Church, 410 Sporting Court. Info: 475-6918.

F Kentucky Children’s Garden: Arbor Day. Free admission to the Kentucky Children’s Garden. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Lexington Philharmonic: PB&J Concert Series. A half-hour concert followed by play and discovery with an instrument “petting zoo.” $5. 10 & 11 a.m. Loudon House, 209 Castlewood Dr. 2 p.m. at the Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd. Frankfort. Info: www.lexphil.org.

F Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Healthy Kids Day. Fun activities, health snacks, inflatables, face painting, prizes and more. 10 a.m.-noon. Free and open to the public. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Paul Laurence Dunbar Band Mother’s Day Vendor Fair: Local vendors, silent auction and concessions. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Dunbar High School Gym. Info: 254-9732.

Jessamine County Public Library: Literacy Bell. 10-11 a.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

F Barnes & Noble: “The Wonderful Things You Will Be” Storytime. 11 a.m. For all kids. 1932 Pavilion Way. Info: 543-8518.

Explorium: Banfield 250,000th Pet Hospital Exhibit Visit Celebration. Pet Patch-Up, children can bring their favorite stuffed animal to be examined and cared for by a Banfield veterinary team. Children will also be able to learn pet-care tips from a Banfield veterinarian and enjoy face painting. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Super Saturdays, “Ice Cream for Breakfast.” 11 a.m.-noon. Grades K-5. Imagination Station, “Stampin’.” 12:30-2 p.m. Grades K-5. General admission $8. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Kids Corner: Supernatural Sleuthing Service featuring Gwendolyn Bond and Christopher Rowe. Lexington authors will present a special storytime and activity. 11 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Kiddie Kapers Spring Recital. Noon, 3:30 & 7 p.m. $7. Lexington Opera House. Info: 288-2935. Irish Homecoming: Sharing our Uncommon Culture, Music & Heritage. An all-day event of traditional Celtic music, dances and food. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. McConnell Springs. Info: 225-4073.

Morning Pointe: Concert for a Cause. A fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Association. Henry Clay Pep Band, 1:30 p.m. The Dan Marino Music Trio, 3 p.m. Free admission, donations accepted at the door. 150 Shoreside Dr. Info: 721-0350.

Bluegrass Railroad Museum: Springtime Special Train Ride. 2 p.m. $12 adults, $10 children ages 2-12. 175 Beasley Road, Versailles. Info: (859) 873-2476.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: presents “The Red Badge of Courage.” 2 & 7 p.m. Recommended for ages 9 & up. $15 general admission. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

Legacy All Sports: Saturday Night Open Gym. 6-9 p.m. Ages 5 & up. $10 members, $15 non-members. Preregistration recommended and accepted until 5 p.m. the day of. 261 Ruccio Way #105. Info: 977-8862 or www.legacyallsports.com.

F Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Family Storytime. 11 a.m. For families. Central Branch: Super Saturday Storytime. 11 a.m. For families. Eastside Branch: Chess Mates. Drop-in chess play for all skill levels. 10-11:30 a.m. Ages 8 & up. Introduction to Ballroom Dancing. 10-11:30 a.m. No experience necessary. Registration required. Tates Creek Branch: Saturday Storytime. 11 a.m. For families. Info: 231-5500.

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Apr 30 2017

Sunday, April 30

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music: Singing in the Rain. Toddlers sessions: 9:30-10:15 a.m. or 10:30-11:15 a.m. Ages 1-3. Babies session: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Ages 4-12 months. Your Birth Your Way childbirth series. 4:30-6:30 p.m. weekly through June 4. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

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

F 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.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: presents “The Red Badge of Courage.” 2 p.m. Recommended for ages 9 & up. $15 general admission. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

F Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: International Jazz Day. 3-5 p.m. Info: 231-5500.

Start: Apr 30 2017
End: Apr 30 2017
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May 1 2017

Monday, May 1

Teacher Appreciation Week

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music: Bugs & Down By the Pond. Toddlers sessions: 9:30-10:15 a.m. or 10:30-11:15 a.m. weekly through May 22. Ages 1-3. Registration required. 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.

The Family Center: Crunch Time. Playgroup for natural parenting. 11 a.m. $3 per family. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

Jessamine County Public Library: Intro to Mac. 6-8 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Kentucky Horse Park: Man O’War: The Mostest Horse That Ever Was. Exhibit on display through Nov. 1. International Museum of the Horse. Info: 259-4232.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Adult Summer Co-Ed Volleyball. Registration open May 1-19. Season begins May 24. Ages 16 & up. $100 per team. Kirklevington Park. Info: 288-2917. Adult Pickleball League. Registration open May 1. $10 per participant. Info: 288-2914. Adult Summer Co-Ed Kickball. Registration open May 1-19. Ages 16 & up. $125 per team. Info: 288-2917. Youth Tennis Clinic. Registration open May 1. Ages 6-15. $50 per participant. Info: 288-2918. Youth Competitive Tennis Team. Registration open May 1. For middle and high school students. $50. Info: 288-2918. Youth Co-Ed Kickball. Registration open May 1-31. Ages 7-12. $35 per participant. Info: 288-2917.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Social Media Safety. Learn how to keep social media safe and fun. 7-8 p.m. For adults. Registration required. Central Branch: Babies Get Down(town) storytime. 10 a.m. Ages crawling-18 months. Info: 231-5500.

Start: May 1 2017
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May 2 2017

Tuesday, May 2

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

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music: Bugs & Down By the Pond. Toddlers Sessions: 9:30-10:15 a.m. or 10:30-11:15 a.m. weekly through May 23. Ages 1-3. Babies Session: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. weekly through May 23. Ages 4-12 months. Preschoolers Session: 12:30-1:15 p.m. weekly through May 23. Ages 3-5. Registration required. MaterniTea. A free informational session to navigate nine months of pregnancy and beyond. 6:30-7:45 p.m. Open to women and partners preconceptions through all trimesters of pregnancy. Free. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Toyota Bluegrass Adult Miracle League. An accessible baseball league for individuals with disabilities. $10. Shillito Park. Info: 288-2928. Therapeutic Recreation Adult Fitness. 12:30-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. Ages 18 & up. $75. Dunbar Community Center. Adult Tennis League. Registration open May 2. Ages 16 & up. $40 per participant. Shillito Tennis Complex. Info: 288-2918.

The Family Center: Preschool Playtime. Playgroup with skill-based activities. 9:30 a.m. $3 per family. The Special Connection. Connect with local Special Needs families. 6 p.m. Donations accepted. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

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

Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. Discussion and Signing with Gwenda Bond and Christopher Rowe. 7 p.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.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Eat, Move, Lose Weight Support Group. Noon-1 p.m. Free. Registration required. PH Clinic South, 2433 Regency Rd. Info: 288-2446.

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

Jessamine County Public Library: Teen Anime & Manga Club. 5-6:30 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

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.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Teen Advisory Board Meeting. 6 p.m. For middle and high schoolers. Eastside Branch: Teen Tuesday: Edible Olympics. 6-7 p.m. For high school and middle school. Registration required. Northside Branch: 3D Printing Basics. 6-8 p.m. Registration required. Tates Creek Branch: Classic Horror Film Club. 6:30-8:45 p.m. For teens and adults. Village Branch: Social Media Safety. Learn how to keep social media safe and fun. 7-8 p.m. For adults. Registration required. Info: 231-5500.

Start: May 2 2017
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May 3 2017

Wednesday, May 3

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

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

Explorium: SMASH Club, “Food Science.” 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Jessamine County Public Library: Exercise with Ease. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Munch & Mingle. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Silver Screen: “Mildred Pierce.” 12:30-2:30 p.m. Teen Trivia. 6-7 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

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

Baby Moon: BYOB: Bring Your Own Baby Yoga. 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. For moms and newborns until crawling. Drop-ins welcome, class packages available. Candy Mountain Music: Bugs & Down By the Pond. Preschoolers Session: 3:30-4:15 p.m. weekly through May 24. Ages 3-5. Toddlers Session: 4:30-5:15 p.m. weekly through May 24. 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. Diabetes Support Group. 2:30-3:30 p.m. Ballard Griffith Towers, 650 Tower Plaza. Free. Info: 288-2446.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Yoga at Raven Run. 2 p.m. Appropriate for all skill levels. Free. Registration required. Raven Run Nature Sanctuary. Info: 272-6105. Therapeutic Recreation Zumba. 10:30-11:30 a.m. weekly through May 17. $40. Dunbar Community Center. Info: 288-2928.

Carnegie Center: Young Learners Story Time. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5. Free. Registration required. 251 W. Second St. Info: 254-4175.

Alzheimer’s Association: Living Well with a Diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia. 2-3:30 p.m. Registration required. Baptist HealthwoRx, 161 Lexington Green Circle. Info: 260-4354.

Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Little Explorers. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Ages 3-5. Registration required. Central Branch: The Young and the Restless storytime. 10 a.m. Ages 2-3 years. Village Branch: Recess! Activities and games. 4-5 p.m. For all kids. Info: 231-5500.

Start: May 3 2017
End: May 3 2017
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May 4 2017

Thursday, May 4

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

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

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

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

Legacy All Sports: Lunch Bunch Preschool Open Gym. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Ages 3-5. $15 per child, bring a lunch. 261 Ruccio Way #105. Info: 977-8862 or www.legacyallsports.com.

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

Living Arts & Science Center: Discovery Night: Exotic Animals. Enjoy an evening of up-close and personal encounters with hedgehogs, chinchillas, zebra finches and more. 6-8 p.m. Suggested donation $2. 362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Info: 252-5222.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Low-Cost Rabies Clinic. $3 rabies shots for pets, animal licenses available for $8 with proof of spay/neuter or $40 without proof. All cats must be in carriers and all dogs on a leash. Valley Park, 2077 Cambridge Dr. Info: 231-9791.

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Infant CPR class. 6-9 p.m. $20 per couple. Registration required, space is limited. Recommended for third trimester. Saint Joseph Office Building, 160 N. Eagle Creek Dr., Second Floor. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby.

The Family Center: Night Owls Play Group: Planning Your Garden Workshop. 6:15 p.m. $5/family. 334 E. Main St., Wilmore. Info: www.wilmorefamilycenter.com.

Kentucky Horse Park: Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse Association Spring Show. May 4-6. Info: www.kmsha.com. Intercollegiate Horse Show Association National Championships. May 4-7. Info: www.ihsainc.com.

Lexington Public Library: Tates Creek Branch: Social Media Safety. Learn how to keep social media safe and fun. 7-8 p.m. For adults. Registration required. Info: 231-5500.

Start: May 4 2017
End: May 4 2017
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May 5 2017

Friday, May 5

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music: Cinco de Mayo. Toddlers Session: 9:30-10:15 a.m. or 10:30-11:15 a.m. Ages 1-3. Babies Session: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Ages 4-12 months. Preschoolers Session: 12:30-1:15 p.m. Ages 3-5. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Suite 103. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

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

Kentucky Children’s Garden: “In the Small, Small Pond” Storytime. 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. Admission $3 per person. UK Arboretum, 500 Alumni Dr. Info: 257-6955.

Legacy All Sports: Lunch Bunch Preschool Open Gym. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Ages 3-5. $15 per child, bring a lunch. 261 Ruccio Way #105. Info: 977-8862 or www.legacyallsports.com.

Div. of Parks & Rec: Castlewood, Dunbar, Kenwick and William Wells Brown Community Centers close for the season at 7 p.m. Info: 288-2955.

Start: May 5 2017
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