Community

Calendar

Clubs/meetings

DAV Chapter 1 January meeting. 6 p.m. Jan. 6. Golden Corral, 185 New Circle Rd., Lexington. 299-1685.

Lexington Racing Pigeon Club Meeting. 7 p.m. Jan. 6. Lexington Public Library-Beaumont Branch, 3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington. none. (859) 321-4975. www.lexingtonracingpigeonclub.org.

Lexington Woman's Club Public Issues/ Home Life Department Meeting. 10 a.m. Jan. 11. God's Pantry, 2001 Jaggy Fox Way, Lexington. (859) 224-3481 or (859) 223-1776.

Blue Grass Hemerocallis (Daylily) Society meeting. 7 p.m. Jan. 10. Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Pl, Lexington. (502) 857-8600. www.daylilyfans.com/bghs.

Community

Help Kids to Read. 6:30 p.m. Jan. 13. Lexington Leadership Foundation, 1750 Alexandria Dr. Suite 4, Lexington. Free. www.lexlf.org.

Color and Light Exploration! @ The Living Arts & Science Center's January Discovery Night! 6 p.m. Jan. 6. Living Arts and Science Center, 362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington. (859) 252-5222. www.LASCLEX.org.

Play Day! at Joseph-Beth Kids. 11 a.m. Jan. 8. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, 161 Lexington Green Cir., Lexington.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Program. 7 p.m. Jan. 13. Transylvania University, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. (859) 233-8300.

Pajamarama at Joseph-Beth Kids. 11 a.m. Jan. 15. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, 161 Lexington Green Cir., Lexington.

Harlem Globetrotters. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 14. Rupp Arena, 430 W. Vine St., Lexington. $19.50-$100.50.

Dance

Western Square Dance Lessons. 7 p.m. Jan. 6, 13. Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church, 3534 Tates Creek Rd., Lexington. $2.50 a lesson. (859) 272-4769.

Kentucky DanceSport Friday Night Dance. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 7, 14. Ky DanceSport, 241 Brannon Rd., Nicholasville. $5. (859) 309-1362. http://kydancesport.com.

Mostly Waltz. 8 p.m. Jan. 7. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. $7; $4 for full-time students. (859) 420-6780. www.lexingtonvintagedance.org.

Free Belly Dance Class. Noon Jan. 8. Safiya Nawaar Middle Eastern Dance Company, 508 Maryland Ave., Lexington. Free. (352) 816-1219. www.dancesafiya.com/Classes.html.

Second Saturday Swing Dance. 8 p.m. Jan. 8. Kentucky Dance Sport, 4383 Old Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington. $3-$5. www.swingdanceamerica.us.

USA Dance: 2nd Annual Ballroom Beach Blast. 8 p.m. Jan. 8. Central Baptist Church, 110 Wilson Downing Rd., Lexington. $12 non-members, $5 Students w/IDs, $9 Members, Includes Lesson & Refreshments. (859) 255-2751. www.usadancebluegrass.org.

Hepcats Swing Dance!. 8 p.m. Jan. 8. Hepcats Venue (Arthur Murray Dance Studio), Gardenside, Alexandria Dr., Lexington. $5. (859) 420-2426. www.Luv2SwingDance.com.

Beginning Waltz Classes. 7 p.m. Jan. 10. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. $5 per class.

Waltz Classes - Intermediate Level. 7:45 p.m. Jan. 10. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. $5/per class. (859) 420-6780. http://lexingtonvintagedance.org.

Potluck dinner and dance. 6:30 p.m. Jan. 8. Berea College, 101 Chestnut St., Berea. $5 adults. Students Free.

Contra Dance. 8 p.m. Jan. 14. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. $6 adults, $4 students and first-timers. (859) 552-5433. www.ltda.ws.

Dance of the Month. 2 p.m. Jan. 15. ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. $10, $5 students. (859) 420-6780. http://lexingtonvintagedance.org.

Libraries

Lexington Public Library-Central Library, 140 E. Main St., Lexington. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Kentucky Art & Craft: A Continuum of Creativity. 9 a.m. Jan. 5-9. Free.

■ English Conversation Group. 12:30 p.m. Jan. 11.

■ Kirby's Preschool Playhouse: Snowball Fight! 10 a.m. Jan. 12. Free.

■ Winter Wonderland! 2 p.m. Jan. 15. Free.

Lexington Public Library — Beaumont Branch, 3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Toddler Story Time. 10 a.m. Jan. 5, 12

■ Play and Learn. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 7, 14.

■ Bouncing Babies. Noon Jan. 11.

■ Mad Science Zone. 3:30 p.m. Jan. 12. Free.

Lexington Public Library-Eagle Creek Branch, 101 N. Eagle Creek Dr., Lexington. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Preschool Story Time. 11 a.m. Jan. 5, 12.

■ Toddler Story Time. 11 a.m. Jan. 7, 14. Free.

■ Jump, Baby, Jump. 11 a.m. Jan. 10.

■ Baby Time. 11 p.m. Jan. 11. Free.

■ Pizza and Paperbacks. 6 p.m. Jan. 13. Free.

Lexington Public Library-Northside Branch, 1733 Russell Cave Rd., Lexington.

■ Preschool Playtime. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 6, 13.

■ Toddler Rhyme Time. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 11

Lexington Public Library-Tates Creek Branch, 3628 Walden Dr., Lexington. (859) 231-5580. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Tates Creek Writing Group. 6:30 p.m. Jan. 6. Free.

■ First Steps Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 5, 12

■ Preschool Storytime. 10:30 p.m. Jan. 6, 13. Free.

■ The Young and the Restless. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 7, 14 Free.

■ Baby and Me!. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 11. Free.

■ Super Saturday Storytime. 11 a.m. Jan. 8, 15. Free.

■ Cruisin' with Books!. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 11 Free.

■ Little Hands, Big Ideas: Let's Go to the Pizzeria!. 1:30 p.m. Jan. 12. Free.

Lexington Public Library - Village Branch, 2185 Versailles Rd., Lexington. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Bilingual Family Storytime. 6 p.m. Jan. 5, 12. Free.

■ Bilingual Café. 11 a.m. Jan. 8

Jessamine County Public Library, 600 S. Main St., Nicholasville. (859) 885-3523. www.jesspublib.org.

■ Reel Readers: Dracula. 5:45 p.m. Jan. 6. Free.

■ HG Library: Recycled Bottle Fish Mobile. 2 p.m. Jan. 8. Free.

■ Indoor Drive-In Movie: Karate Kid 2010. 2 p.m. Jan. 9. Free.

■ Mother Goose Storytime. 10, 11:30 a.m. Jan. 10, 11 Free.

■ Preschool Storytime. 7 p.m. Jan. 11, 10 a.m. Jan. 12, 11:30 p.m. Jan. 12. Free.

■ Teen Art Showcase Opening Night. 5 p.m. Jan. 13. Free.

■ Family Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 14. Free.

Woodford County Library, 115 N. Main St., Versailles. (859) 873-5191. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

■ Computer Club Basics. 1:30 p.m. Jan. 10. Free.

■ Free Tai Chi Classes. 6:30 p.m. Jan. 11. Free.

Woodford County Library Midway Branch, 400 Northside Dr., Midway. (859) 846-4014. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

■ Preschool Story Hour. 11 a.m. Jan. 5, 12. Free.

■ Art Attack! 4 p.m. Jan. 1. Free.

■ Free Yoga Classes. 6:30 p.m. Jan. 11. Free.

■ Learn How to Legally Download Free Audiobooks, E-Books, and Music. 10 a.m. Jan. 15. Free.

Tracing Kentucky's Food History Through Our Community Cookbooks. 1 p.m. Jan. 15. Paris-Bourbon County Library, 419 High St., Paris. Free. (859) 987-4419. www.bourbonlibrary.org.

Nature

Junior Naturalist "Feeder Watch" 11 a.m. Jan. 15. McConnell Springs, 416 Rebmann Ln., Lexington. Free. (859) 225-4073. www.lexingtonky.gov/parks.

Workshops & Classes

Nude Figure Painting with Sal Villagran. 9 a.m. Jan. 5-11. LAL @ Loudoun House, 209 Castlewood Dr., Lexington. $85 (members $70). (859) 254-7024. www.lexingtonartleague.org.

Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 W. Second St., Lexington. (859) 254-4175. www.carnegieliteracy.org.

■ Writing the Expert Book. 5 p.m. Jan. 10. $120.

■ Poetry Writing Group. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 10. $80.

■ Writing Practice — Evening. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 10. Free.

■ Nonfiction Writing Group. Noon Jan. 11. $120.

■ Writing Practice — Daytime. Noon Jan. 14. Free.

■ Fiction Writing Group. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12. $100.

■ Watch Some Movies, Read Some Books. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12. Free.

■ Natural Selections: Discovering the Self in Nature & Science. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12. $96.

■ GRE Preparation. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 12. $48.

■ Brown Bag Book Discussion. Noon Jan. 13. Free.

A View from the Classroom, Presented by Bluegrass APICS. 5:30 p.m. Jan. 11. Ramada Conference Center, 2143 N. Broadway, Lexington. $22. www.bluegrassapics.org.

Renewal for the New Year. 10 a.m. Jan. 15. Good Foods Market & Cafe, 455 Southland Dr., Lexington. $5 owners $7 others.

Hands with a Purpose Signing Adventure. 2:45 p.m. Jan. 15. Good Foods Market & Cafe, 455 Southland Dr., Lexington. $13 owners $15 others.

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