Boyd County Public Library will host a Barktober event on Saturday, October 29, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The event will be held in conjunction with the grand opening of Central Bark, the new dog park located in Ashland’s Central Park. The event is open to the public and four-legged friends. “I’m excited about Central Bark, especially since we see all types of four-legged animals and their humans walking past the library on their lap around the park,” … Continue reading
Get ready for a ghoulish good time! Featuring a costume / cosplay contest, vendors, special guests (cosplayers, Ghostbusters, Imperial Legion lightsaber group and more), refreshments and vendors, BCPL’s Monster Bash is a fun way to kick off Halloween weekend. The event will be held after hours, from 6 – 8 p.m., on October 28 at our Kyova Mall branch.
Next Election The General Election will be held on Nov 8th, 2016 Dates and Deadlines Deadline to register to vote for the General Election is October 11th. More information: http://elect.ky.gov/ ———————————————- Via Debbie Jones, Boyd County Clerk: Registering to vote is easy and convenient! The following requirements must be met in order to register: You must be a U.S. Citizen and a Kentucky resident for a minimum of 28 days. You must be 18 years of age by the date of the next general election (usually the first Tuesday in … Continue reading
October is Family History Month, and here at BCPL, we are hosting a selection of programs to celebrate and help you discover your roots. October 3 – Using Newspapers Online (6 p.m.) October 12 – Backroom Tour of the Minnie C. Winder Room (6 p.m.) October 13 – Library of Virginia Website Research (6 p.m.) October 18 – Genealogy on Facebook (6 p.m.) October 27 – Guest Speaker: Eddie Price – Ohio River Heritage (2 p.m.)* Guest Speaker: Eddie Price – … Continue reading