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Apr
5
GRADES 3–8: Have you ever wondered how video games are made? Want to take your skills to the next level? Go behind the screen with Scratch 3.0. Join us virtually to learn all the basics you need to make your first arcade game or upgrade your coding proficiency. You will ...
Start Date
Monday, April 5th
Duration
April 5th - May 10th
Time
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Sulaiman & Raphael Jackson

Venue
Online
Apr
5
GRADES 1–2: Reading aloud to children has been shown to improve their reading skill—but did you also know that it helps their writing, communication skills, logical thinking, and concentration? Join us for an interactive reading session that kids, even struggling readers, are sure to love. We'll make a book come ...
Start Date
Monday, April 5th
Duration
April 5th - May 24th
Time
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Martha Crumbie

Venue
Online
Apr
6
GRADES 1–5: Give your child the advantage of learning French at an early age. Besides enhancing memory and developing better problem-solving and critical thinking skills, learning a foreign language can be FUN! We will learn French through songs, games, stories, and more. À bientôt! Erica House has lived in various ...
Start Date
Tuesday, April 6th
Duration
April 6th - April 27th
Time
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Erica House

Venue
Online
Apr
7
GRADES 2–3: Inspire your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll explore how writing can be fun as we play writing games and write stories, poems, and more. This class will be online, but may also have outdoor meetings at the Carnegie Center, dependent upon community health guidelines ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 7th
Duration
April 7th - May 19th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Manya Tiwari

Venue
Online
Apr
7
GRADES 4–5: Hone your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll explore how writing can be fun as we play writing games and write stories, poems, and more. This class will be online, but may also have outdoor meetings at the Carnegie Center, dependent upon community health guidelines ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 7th
Duration
April 7th - May 19th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Carole Johnston

Venue
Online
Apr
7
GRADES 3–5: This is a virtual, interactive, and engaging book club where Cierra will lead the girls through an empowering book that will build self-esteem and increase social and emotional confidence. Participants will receive a free copy of the featured book and fun craft supplies. We will gather virtually weekly ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 7th
Duration
April 7th - April 28th
Time
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Cierra Pickens-Spaulding

Venue
Online
Apr
14
GRADES 5–8: In this creative writing workshop, young writers will learn how to use different tools of poetry to express their inner feelings and experiences. Participants leave with a chapbook of poems they created, as well as opportunities for submitting their work for contests and publication. Kentucky poet, folklorist, and ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 14th
Duration
April 14th - May 5th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Sarah McCartt-Jackson

Venue
Online
Apr
14
GRADES 2–5: Keep your brain sharp! In this fun class, we will do word games, number games, logic puzzles, and all kinds of challenges to keep your brain moving! Elise Mandel holds a master’s degree in education from UMass Amherst, and she teaches classes and works with private students in ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 14th
Duration
April 14th - May 19th
Time
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Elise Mandel

Venue
Online
Apr
15
GRADES 6–8: In this class, we will review and practice fundamental concepts that lay the foundation for middle school math success through games, discussion, worksheets, and more! Examples and problems will be conducted virtually via Zoom, and some homework help will provided. Elise Mandel holds a master’s degree in education ...
Start Date
Thursday, April 15th
Duration
April 15th - May 20th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Elise Mandel

Venue
Online

We hope to see you soon at the Carnegie Center, home to the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame and writers and readers of all levels.

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Lexington, KY 40507

 

(859) 254-4175
info@carnegiecenterlex.org

The building is currently closed to the public until further notice.

Monday – Thursday: 10:00am – 7:30pm
Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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