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At the library for Oct. 15, 2020

The following events are scheduled at the Jessamine County Public Library for Oct. 17-23. Check out and click “Events Calendar” for more information and to register. Events marked with an asterisk require registration.


Saturday, October 17, 2020

— * Intro to the JCPL Creative Space, 11 to 11:45 a.m., virtual


Sunday, October 18, 2020

— Family Book Club: “The Mysterious Benedict Society,” ongoing through December, virtual


Monday, October 19, 2020

— * Microsoft Publisher: Making Flyers, 9 to 9:30 a.m., virtual

— Crafts with Les: Giant Spiderweb Decorations, 1 to 1:15 p.m., virtual

— * Adobe Photoshop Elements, 5 to 6 p.m., virtual


Tuesday, October 20, 2020

— Preschool Time Online, 10 to 10:15 a.m., virtual for children ages 3 to 5   

— * Ask a Teen Librarian, 2 to 2:30 p.m. and 4 to 4:30 p.m., virtual for teens

— * Learn a Language Online, 5 to 5:30 p.m., virtual

— Teen Paint Along & Beyond Day of the Dead, Painted Rock Skulls, 5:30 to 6 p.m., virtual for teens


Wednesday, October 21, 2020

— Preschool Time Online, 10 to 10:15 a.m., virtual

— STEAM: Ukulele Lessons 1.6 – The Down-Up Strum, noon to 12:30 p.m., virtual

— Board of Trustees Meeting, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at JCPL

— * Kids Craft at Home – Straw Weaving Bookmarks, 6:30 to 6:45 p.m., virtual for children grades K-5


Thursday, October 22, 2020

— Jessamine History Walk, 9 to 10 a.m., virtual

— * Book a Librarian, 4 to 4:45 p.m., virtual

— * eLibrary Tour, 5 to 5:30 p.m., virtual

— * Drive-Up Movie: “Guardians of the Galaxy,” 7:15 to 10:15 p.m, JCPL


Friday, October 23, 2020

— * Microsoft PowerPoint, 2 to 3 p.m, virtual

— * Drive-Up Movie: “The Incredibles 2,” 7:15 to 10:15 p.m at JCPL. Space is limited.

— Accepting submissions for the Virtual Boo-Wow Walk: Online Costume Parade of Pups, virtual


Jessamine schools returning to mostly online learning because of coronavirus


Thomson-Hood residents die of COVID-19


Asbury University to host virtual commencement for Class of 2020

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Local Blue Walk to support police


City approves $40.7M bond issue for police station, sewer expansion

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Transportation Cabinet seeking public input for Jessamine-Fayette Connectivity Study

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Judicial center board starts meetings, decisions

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Rock Fence concerts continue Friday

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At the library for Oct. 15, 2020

Public Records

Police and fire reports for Oct. 15, 2020


One dead after early morning shooting


Police and fire reports for Oct. 14, 2020


Meyer named new state parks commissioner

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Concerts resume at Rock Fence Park


Kentucky has record-breaking COVID week; Jessamine has second-highest week for new cases

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PHOTOS: Chamber has ribbon cuttings

Breaking News

Virus outbreak hits veterans home, two residents have died

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Nicholasville Fire names new captain, lieutenants

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Bewley first female lieutenant of NFD

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Fiscal Court approves lower tax rate in second vote

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Nicholasville man charged with ID theft, fraudulent purchases

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Voters must apply for mail-in ballots by Friday

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Meetings to start for new judicial center

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Vehicle registration grace period ends