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Library events are all about youth

The following events will be hosted by the Youth Services Department at the Clark County Library, 370 South Burns Ave.:

n Tiny Tots reading ­program will be 10 a.m. Fridays for children ages 6 months to 2.

n Story Time begins at 11 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays for children ages 3 to 5.

n Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday at10 a.m. Saturday. It is open for children 8 and younger.

n Teen Movie Night for ages 12 to 18 will feature Back to the Future at 6 p.m. Monday. Snacks will be served.

Armed Forces Day

The City of Winchester will hold an Armed Forces Day observance at 10 a.m. May 17 on the back courthouse lawn. All active military personnel from Clark County will be mentioned during the observance. To contribute names, reach Joy Curtis at (859) 744-2821 or jcurtis@winchesterky.com.

Basketball camp

Boone's Creek Baptist Camp, 1306 Trapp-Goff's Corner Road, will offer a co-ed children's basketball camp for children in first through third grade and fourth through sixth grade. Orientation will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, with the camp running through April 19. Cost is $25 per child. Call (859) 744-0037.

Talent jamboree

Winchester talent will be featured at The Jamboree at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Leeds Center for the Arts, 37 North Main Street. Tickets are $5. Call (859) 744-6437.

Register for Y camp

Registration for the YMCA Day Camp, a 10-week summer camp program from May 27 to Aug. 1 is under way. Weekly fees are $90 for members, $110 for non-members and include breakfast and lunch daily. Call (859) 744-9622.

History of beans

Bill Best of the Sustainable Mountain Agricultural Center in Berea will give a presentation on the history of Kentucky's beans, collecting seed and raising heirloom varieties from 7 to 8 p.m. March 12 at the Clark County Public Library, 370 South Burns Avenue, Winchester. A selection of hard-to-find varieties will be offered for sale. Registration is required. Call (859) 744-5661.

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