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Warren County Public Library

1225 State Street
270-781-4882

Warren County Public Library has served the citizens of Warren County since 1956. With four permanent locations throughout the county, as well as an active delivery system, the library has as its mission providing equal access to the discovery of ideas, the joy of reading, and the power of information.

Patrons with library accounts have access to books, DVDs, audiobooks, music CDs, and magazines to check out. Materials are available for all ages and interests, and many titles are available in large print. Digital materials are also available for patrons to borrow.

Printing, wifi access, and laptop computers are also available. Photocopiers are available at all locations. Free fax service and notary service are provided.


Upcoming Events at Warren County Public Library

Author David Bell

Thursday, Aug 12, 2021 at 6:00pm
The Capitol
Bowling Green, KY
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Zahi Hawass

Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021 at 6:00pm
Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (SkyPAC)
Bowling Green, KY
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The Capitol Presents: Trigger Hippy

Friday, Sep 17, 2021 at 8:00pm
Capitol Arts Center
Bowling Green, KY
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Recent News

1 NY Times Bestselling Author Jason Reynolds - September 9!, 2021

Warren County Public Library Presents JASON REYNOLDS Thursday, September 9 The Capitol @ 6:00 p.m. Jason Reynolds is an award-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling author. Jason's many books include Miles Morales: Spider Man, the Track…

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Now Open! Capitol Books by Friends of the Library

NOW OPEN! Located inside The Capitol at 416 E Main Ave Capitol Books is a new addition to the historic Capitol Arts Center. The Friends of Warren County Public Library are excited to bring a used bookstore to the downtown family of businesses. …

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Summer Celebration of Wild Adventures Begins June 3! 2021

JUNE 3 - JULY 31 www.warrenpl.org/summer   Summer Celebration is BACK with in-person activities! Register your Reading Passport to be eligible for prizes all summer long. Complete your passport to be entered into the GRAND PRIZE…

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Young Leaders in Industry

What do engineering, architecture, project management and construction all have in common? Each are doorways to engineering! Young Leaders in Industry is a FREE program that introduces high school aged students to an array of roles in the field,…

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Pumpkin Painting

Pumpkin Painting is going to Look different for 2020. But Let's be honest, what's been normal about 2020?!? One thing is sure to be certain; it is going to be a hair-raising good time! Sign up for ONE time slot. Each time slot will accommodate a…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of September 21, 2020

Preschool Problem Solvers Wednesday, September 23 @ 9:30 a.m. Facebook Live - Hands on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) for ages 3-5. Girls Who Code Wednesday, September 23 @ 6:00 p.m. Zoom - An 8 week virtual series focused on female…

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LibraryFest 2020

The Walnut Creek Library Foundation, in partnership with the Contra Costa County Libraries and the City of Walnut Creek, is hosting LibraryFest 2020, a virtual celebration of and for our Walnut Creek community libraries from September 23-25. It will…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of September 14, 2020

#SilverStreaming - Fitness with Bonita Dearbone Tuesday, September 15 @ 11:00 a.m. Facebook Live - In partnership with Warren County Parks and Recreation, we’re bringing you a fitness class. Do More Art! Tuesday, September 15 @ 6:00 p.m. …

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Campfire Stories - Tell Us Your Tale

Tell us your scariest tale for a chance to be featured on our social media platforms! Your tale can be real or imagined. Not-so-scary or super creepy. An urban legend or a homespun tale. Submit your campfire story in writing, an audio file or even…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of August 24, 2020

Storytime with Tamara Monday, August 24 @ 10:00 a.m. Facebook Live - We will explore a variety of topics related to music, art, science, technology, mindfulness and more through books in a storytime setting. Community Yoga with Laura Beth Monday,…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of August 17, 2020

Community Yoga with Laura Beth Monday, August 17 @ 6:00 p.m. Facebook Live - Join Laura Beth for a mindful at-home yoga practice, perfect for all skill levels. #SilverStreaming - Bike tips Tuesday, August 18 @ 11:00 a.m. Facebook Live - In…

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Girls Who Code - Fall 2020 Registration

Girls Who Code starts September 2! *ALL VIRTUAL* Gloria Huang - student at Gatton Academy - Former Super Saturday instructor - Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative Teen Board Member - National Ambassador for Girlcon Chicago - Founder of STEMThink …

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Free Webinar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's on Saturday, August 22, 2020

Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of August 10, 2020

SilverStreaming - Zumba Tuesday, August 11 @ 11:00 a.m. Facebook Live - In partnership with Warren County Parks and Recreation, we’re bringing you Zumba with Catrice! Baby Shark Preschool Problem Solvers Wednesday, August 12 @ 9:30 a.m. …

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of August 3, 2020

Preschool Problem Solvers Wednesday, August 5 @ 9:30 a.m. Facebook Live - Hands on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) for ages 3-5. Kids Yoga Thursday, August 6 @ 10:00 a.m. Facebook - Children will build balance and confidence as they…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of July 27, 2020

Zoom Olympics! Tuesday, July 28 @ 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 29 @ 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 30 @ 2:00 p.m. Compete in a series of games for a chance to win ice cream and pizza for your team! Click here to register. We will contact you via email with…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of July 20, 2020

Summer Reading is happening now! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer. All summer long we’ll be tracking #ImagineAtHome. Tag us…

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Warren County Public Library Happennings for the Week of July 13, 2020

Get free access to thousands of movies with your library card and Kanopy! Enjoy critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more, including Kanopy Kids! Click here to get started Zoom Storytime with Ms.…

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Warren County Public Library Happenings for the Week of July 6, 2020

Summer Reading is happening NOW! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer. All summer long we’ll be tracking #ImagineAtHome. Tag us…

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Warren County Public Library Happenings for the Week of June 29, 2020

Summer Reading is Happening NOW! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer . All summer long we’ll be tracking #ImagineAtHome. Tag us…

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Warren County Public Library Happenings for the Week of June 22, 2020

Summer Reading is happening NOW! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer. All summer long we’ll be tracking #ImagineAtHome. Tag us…

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Warren County Public Library Happenings for the Week of June 15, 2020

Summer Reading is happening NOW! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer. Zoom Storytime with Ms. Tamara Monday, June 15 @ 10:00 a.m. Zoom -…

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Warren County Public Library Programs Live on Facebook for the Week of June 8, 2020

Do More Art Tuesday, June 9 @ 6:00 p.m. Facebook Live - Do More Art centers around different art activities and mediums each week, culminating in a final project! For ages 11-17/grades 5-12. Email Bailey at baileyj@warrenpl.org for more…

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Summer Celebration Activities Start This Week – June 1, 2020

Summer Celebration of Imagination activities start this week! Play bingo to be entered into our GRAND PRIZE drawing! For instructions on how to play and to download your card, visit www.warrenpl.org/summer.   All summer long we’ll be…

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Summer Celebration of Imagination!

Summer Celebration is a summer reading program provided by Warren County Public Library. It’s purpose is to engage individuals and families with activities all summer long! The goal is to prevent the “educational slide” that can…

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Warren County Public Library Programs Live on Facebook for the Week of May 18, 2020

Follow us on Facebook for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in your posts using the hashtag #WCPLatHome. …

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Happening This Week On Facebook Live!

Coming up this week on Facebook Live! Follow us on Facebook for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in…

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Discuss Eli the Good with Author Silas House Live on Zoom on June 1, 2020

Discuss Eli the Good with author Silas House live on Zoom! Sign up for the Zoom by providing your email address and name at the link above. The Zoom link will be emailed to you by 5/25. Everyone who asks a question during the Zoom will either…

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Happening Online This Week: Grow With Google Webinar, Danceclasses, Chat With A Dietician, And More!

Kids Yoga Thursday, May 7 @ 10:00 a.m. Children will build balance and confidence as they have fun learning yoga. #SilverStreaming - Registered Dietician Sarah Widener Thursday, May 7 @ 11:00 a.m. In partnership with Warren County Parks and…

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Warren County Public Library's Facebook Live Programs for the Week of April 27, 2020

Coming up this week on Facebook Live! Follow us on Facebook for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in…

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QuaranTeen Virtual Talent Show Submissions Open Now!

Submissions must be 1.5 minutes or under and contain family friendly content. Videos will be uploaded directly to Warren County Public Library's Facebook page. Voting will take place via a playlist on WCPL's Facebook page during the period of…

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Warren County Public Library Programs on Facebook Live for the Week of April 20, 2020

Follow us on Facebook for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in your posts using the hashtag #WCPLatHome. …

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Grow Your Digital Job Searching Skills with Google in this Live Webinar!

Join us for a workshop in partnership with Grow with Google to help grow your digital job searching skills! Power Your Job Search With Google Tools Tuesday, May 12, 2020 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CDT via Online Webinar Discover new job opportunities…

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Warren County Public Library Offering Programs for the Week of April 13, 2020 on Facebook Live!

Follow us on Facebook for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in your posts using the hashtag #WCPLatHome. …

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Free Online Screenings From Southern Circuit Film Series!

KyPAC and The Capitol Arts Center might be temporarily closed, but here's your chance to experience their acclaimed Southern Circuit Film Series from the comfort and safety of your own home! Join us for Southern Circuit virtual screenings during…

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WCPL at Home: Upcoming Events on Facebook Live!

Follow us on social media for a regular stream of free educational and entertaining activities to fuel your mind and body. Share your own At Home experience with us for a chance to get featured by tagging us in your posts using the hashtag…

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Warren County Public Library Programs for March 2020

Click Here to view the Warren County Public Library Programs for March 2020.

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2020 Southern Kentucky Book Fest Used Book Sale

Now accepting donations at all WCPL locations, WKU Libraries, and Barnes & Noble. Thousands of books, DVDs, CDs, and vinyl records are available for purchase for $1 or less! All proceeds benefit the 2020 Southern Kentucky Book Fest. …

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Warren County Public Library - Sensational Snow Days are Back

Sensational Snow Days are back! We will be having our Winter Reading Kickoff Party at SoKY Ice Rink on Sunday, December 1st from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. There will be free skating (first 250 to register), Storytime, Board Games and a visit…

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Free Online Art and Craft Classes Now Available with Creativebug

Nurture your creative side with 1000+ video classes in painting, knitting, crafting, sewing and more! FREE with your library card. By signing up for Creativebug you'll enjoy unlimited access to over 1000 online art and craft classes. Watch classes…

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2019 Summer Camp Registration Begins from March 4, 2019

2019 SUMMER CAMPS: Camp registration opens on Monday, March 4 at 12:00 p.m. and continues until filled. Camp Details: STEM Camp Ages 7-16 Bob Kirby Branch June 10-14, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. June 24-28, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. July 22-26, 9:00…

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School Supplies for Fines - Now through July 31!

Warren County Public Library is an official drop off location for the 2018 Stuff the Bus Donation Drive! During the month of July, bring donations of school supplies to any library location and, for each item donated, we’ll waive $1.00 in…

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Summer Camp Registration Begins March 1, 2018

Summer Celebration is right around the corner and that means camp registration opens soon! Warren County Public Library Summer Camp registration will open Thursday, March 1 at 12:00 p.m. CST! Simply go to www.warrenpl.org/camp and click the date of…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Sensational Snow Days Winter Reading Program

Sensational Snow Days is a two month-long program provided by the Warren County Library to promote family and community engagement as well as prevent the educational slide that can occur during seasonal breaks with school-aged children. This…

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Continue Supporting Friends of the Library by Re-enrolling in Kroger Community Rewards

All participants must re-enroll each year to continue earning rewards for their chosen organization. Kroger Community Rewards makes fundraising easy; all you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card! Here's how to enroll: -Go to…

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School Supplies for Fines Now through July 31, 2017

Warren County Public Library is an official drop off location for the 2017 Stuff the Bus Donation Drive! During the month of July, bring donations of school supplies to any library location and, for each item donated, we'll waive $1.00 in overdue…

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Food for Fines is Happening Now Through April 30, 2017

Bring donations of canned or boxed food to any library location and, for each food item, we'll waive $1.00 in overdue fines! Donated food items must be non-perishable, non-expired and unopened. All donations will be given to a local charity. Food…

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Warren County Public Library Needs your Help with a New Project

We are now accepting seed donations to kick start our very own Seed Library! If you have any you would like to donate, please bring them to any library location. We accept seeds of all varieties. Please include documentation or packaging so that…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Sensational Snow Days Winter Reading Program

It’s almost time for Winter Reading! We’ll have special programs and fun grab and go activities at all library locations. We’ve also compiled some great snow day activities in our Online Activity Zone to help beat the doldrums of winter.…

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Drop Your Drawers at the Library - Underwear Drive

Make your next trip to the library a "brief" one for a good cause, as part of our Drop Your Drawers campaign! Drop off packages of new underwear for boys and girls (sizes 4-16), from November 1 to December 29, at any Warren County Public Library…

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Introducing Expanded Content From Hoopla Digital!

Introducing expanded content from Hoopla Digital! In addition to the digital movies and TV shows we currently offer, WCPL library card holders can now enjoy eBooks, audiobooks, full music albums, and comics from Hoopla Digital! From Hollywood…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Sustainable Farming Advocate Joel Salatin

Bowling Green, KY -- Warren County Public Library will host farming advocate and author Joel Salatin. Salatin's innovative approaches to farming have gained national attention, and his 550-acre Polyface Farm is prominently featured in Michael…

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Food for Fines - Now through December 30, 2015!

If you do not owe a fine, but would still like to donate food, please visit any library location. For more information, call 270-781-4882 or visit www.warrenpl.org.

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WCPL Community Survey - November 9 -22, 2015

WCPL is conducting a community survey and we need your feedback! Input from our patrons is critically important as we plan for the library’s future. We invite you to share your thoughts and add your voice to the conversation! Responses will remain…

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Tour Egypt with Zahi Hawass - February 23 - March 6, 2016

Dr. Zahi Hawass, world noted Egyptologist and your host, will take you beyond the beaten tourist path to visit hidden archeological sites not accessible to the general public. This will include a private and exclusive visit to the Great Pyramid…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Author Kim Harrison

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host New York Times bestselling author Kim Harrison on Tuesday, September 16. She will discuss her new book The Witch with No Name.   Rachel Morgan will have the ultimate adventure in the…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Freedom Riders Filmmaker Stanley Nelson

Bowling Green, KY - The Warren County Public Library will host documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson. He will discuss his film FREEDOM RIDERS prior to a viewing of the film. In 1961 segregation seemed to have a grip on American society. Many states…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Local artists will be exhibiting at the Warren County Public Library. "A Matter of Perspective" and will showcase original artwork created by K-12 students with disabilities in schools throughout Kentucky. The exhibit consists…

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'Saving the Past' at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY – The Warren County Public Library will sponsor a “Saving the Past:  Caring for Family Treasures” workshop at the Main Library. Family treasures such as Bibles, photographs, letters and diaries if not properly cared for can…

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Steve Marcum Awarded Kentucky Public Library Association Outstanding Trustee

Bowling Green, KY -- Steve Marcum, President of the Warren County Public Library Board of Trustees, was awarded the James Gugeler Outstanding Library Trustee Award. The award was presented at the Kentucky Public Library Association Annual Conference…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY – Tony Wycihowski will exhibit his photography in the Porter Café at the Main Library.  His show is titled “Black, White and More,” and will feature mostly black and white photos and some of his award-winning prints.…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY – Granville Mitchell will show his paintings in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting April 1. The Sunny 16 Club will exhibit photographs from the members of their club at the Kirby Branch. Participating members include:…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Author/Legal Analyst Lis Wiehl

Warren County Public Library To Host Author/Legal Analyst Lis Wiehl The Warren County Public Library will host Lis Wiehl on Thursday, March 20 at 6:00 p.m.  Wiehl will discuss her latest title Snapshot.  The new book is a “snapshot” of the…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Matt Fleishman will exhibit his oil paintings in the Porter Cafe at the Main Library for the month of March, 2014. While visiting the Dayton (Ohio) Art Institute he watched a museum staff member carefully dusting artworks and…

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Borrow FREE Movies and TV Shows With Your WCPL Library Card!

From January 21, 2014, WCPL library card holders will have access to thousands of movies and television shows, all available for mobile and online access through an exciting new partnership with Hoopla Digital! Patrons can begin enjoying titles from…

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Warren County Public Library Announces Free Movie and Television Downloads

Bowling Green, KY -- Warren County Public Library announced public availability of thousands of movies and television shows, all available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with Hoopla Digital (hoopladigital.com). Patrons can…

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Cabin Fever Speaker Series at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - The Warren County Public Library will host three Kentucky authors for the month of February for the Cabin Fever Speaker Series. On Tuesday, February 4 at 6:00 p.m., Eddie Price, author of Widder's Landing, will speak at the Main…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Local artists will be featured at the Main Library, the Bob Kirby Branch, and the Smiths Grove Branch for the month of January. Martha Duff will exhibit her paintings. Martha’s paintings include landscapes from her travel and…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Writing Workshop

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host a writing workshop featuring mystery and suspense author David Bell.  Join award-winning novelist David Bell as he reveals the secrets of how to intrigue your readers with mystery…

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Food for Fines At Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Were you late in returning your book or DVD to the library?  Do you owe a fine?  If so, the Warren County Public Library will take canned or boxed food in lieu of your payment. Each non-perishable, non-expired, canned or boxed…

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Local artists will be featured at the Main Library, the Bob Kirby Branch, and the Smiths Grove Branch for the month of December. The Sunny 16 Photography Club will exhibit photos taken by their members starting Monday, December…

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Warren County Public Library Winter Reading Program Starts December 7, 2013

Bowling Green, KY---Dream, Learn, Do!  That’s the theme of the upcoming Winter Reading Program.   On Saturday, December 7, Winter Reading kicks off at the Main Library. Stop by to register after the Christmas Parade and meet Barnaby the Polar…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts 'Left Behind' Author Jerry Jenkins

Bowling Green, KY -- New York Times best-selling novelist and biographer Jerry Jenkins will discuss his new book I, Saul. Jerry Jenkins is co-author of the popular Left Behind Series as well as a biographer.  He has written books about Billy…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Silas House

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host Kentucky author Silas House at the Knicely Conference Center.  House will discuss his book, Same Sun Here, which is the 2013 winner of the Evelyn Thurman Young Readers Book Award. …

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Local Artists Exhibit at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Teri Bybee will exhibit her art in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting Tuesday, October 1. Teri D. Bybee, a native of Southern California, is a formally trained artist creating multimedia award winning works in…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts 'Hatfields and McCoys' Author Lisa Alther

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host Lisa Alther at the CEC Parish Hall next door to the Main Library.  She will discuss her book Blood Feud The Hatfields and the McCoys: The Epic Story of Murder and Vengeance. …

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Cindy Woodsmall

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host New York Times and Christian Book Association best-selling author Cindy Woodsmall. She will be discussing her latest book For Every Season -  book three in the Amish Vines and…

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Art Exhibits at The Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Alida Akers and daughter, Becca Akers-Kuczek,  will exhibit their art in the Porter Café at the Main Library.  Alida and Becca are graduates of Western Kentucky University.  Though the style of their…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Author Nelson DeMille

Bowling Green, KY - New York Times best-selling author Nelson DeMille to discuss his new book The Quest. He will speak at the CEC Parish Hall next door to the Main Library at 6:00 p.m. Nelson DeMille was born in New York. He spent three years at…

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Donations Needed for Friends of the Library Used Book Sale

Bowling Green, KY - The Warren County Public Library is now accepting donations for the annual Friends of the Library Used Book Sale. Books donated to the library are tax deductible, as allowed by law. Books may be donated at all library branches. …

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August 2013 Art Exhibits at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Members of the The Sunny 16 Club will exhibit photography in the Porter Cafe at the Main Library starting August 1. This exhibit features various photographic techniques and subjects from twelve of the club’s photographic…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Dead Sea Scrolls Scholar

Bowling Green, KY -- In 1947, a shepherd stumbled upon a hidden cave along the shore of the Dead Sea. Concealed inside were ancient scrolls that had not been seen for 2,000 years. After extensive excavation, a total of 972 remarkably preserved…

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Todd and Victor at Kirby Branch Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Todd and Victor Fife have enjoyed exploring the great outdoors since they were young boys.  Victor recruited neighborhood boys for an “Explorers Club”, and Todd spent his teenage years hiking and roaming…

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Summer Reading Program kicks off at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Dig Into Reading is the theme of this year’s Summer Reading Program. The fun begins with a kick-off event at Lost River Cave. “We love that we’re able to partner with Lost River Cave for this event. It is such…

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Warren County Public Library To Host Author/Legal Analyst Lis Wiehl and Thriller Author Steve Berry

Bowling Green, KY---The Warren County Public Library will host an evening with Lis Wiehl and Steve Berry.  This special event will feature these two great legal minds and New York Times best-selling authors as they sit down and discuss their…

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Local Artists To Exhibit At The Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---The art of Mark Griffin will be displayed in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting April 3.             “Astigmatism and floaters affect the way I…

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Local Artists To Exhibit At The Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY – The work of Jeremy Baxter will be displayed in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting Monday, March 4. Jeremy was born with disabilities related to development delay and did not walk or talk until he was four…

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Warren County Public Library to Host Longmire Author Craig Johnson

Bowling Green, KY -- Craig Johnson is the author of eight novels in the Walt Longmire mystery series, which has garnered popular and critical acclaim. Death Without Company was the Wyoming Historical Association’s Book of the Year. Another…

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Free Online Magazines at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will offer an exciting new service for all library patrons. Over 80 full, digital copies of an assortment of magazines will be available for download. Patrons will have unlimited access to the…

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Better U Series at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---The Better U Series offers free programs and workshops aimed at improving our lives. January topics include pinching pennies with Nashville’s Ms. Cheap and household budgets with Jeanne Fisher both at the Main Library. The Bob…

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Local Artists featured at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---The art of Paul Johnson will be featured in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting January 2, 2013. Johnson graduated from The Florida School of the Arts.  He worked as a graphic designer, illustrator and art…

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Mitten Trees at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY – The Warren County Public Library will start accepting donations for Mitten Trees. New or gently used mittens, gloves, coats, scarves, and hats are needed for children and adults in our community.  These donations will…

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Winter Reading Program Online Registration

It's time to "chill out" at the library and find out why  "Reading is SO Delicious!"  When the cold weather hits, adults, teens, and children can thaw out with great books and fun activities during this year's Winter…

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Local Artists Featured at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---The art of Cherylan Franke will be shown in the Porter Café at the Main Library starting December 1, 2012. Cherylan Franke has lived in Bowling Green since October 2006. Before moving to Bowling Green, she made her home with…

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Warren County Public Library Winter Reading Program starts December 1, 2012

Bowling Green, KY – It’s time to “chill out” at the Warren County Public Library and find out why  “Reading is SO Delicious!”  When the cold weather hits, adults, teens, and children can thaw out with great books and fun…

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Food for Fines at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---Were you late in returning your book or DVD to the library?  Do you owe a fine?  If so, the Warren County Public Library will take canned or boxed food in lieu of your payment.  Each non-perishable, non-expired,…

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Polar Express Registration Begins November 6, 2012

Click here more Information about the Polar Express Registration Begins November…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts William Paul Young

Bowling Green, KY -- The Warren County Public Library will host William Paul Young at the Sloan Convention Center. Young is the author of the New York Times best-selling novel The Shack.  He will be discussing his new book Cross Roads. William…

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Local Artists Featured at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, Ky. – The art of Cheree Federico will be featured in the Porter Café at the Main Library at 1225 State Street. Cheree is the owner of Cheree Federico Photography, LLC (www.chereefederico.com), an on-location, natural light…

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Author Tess Gerritsen Donates Foreign Language Books to Library

New York Times Best-Selling Author Tess Gerritsen Donates Foreign Language Books to Library Bowling Green, KY -- Popular mystery writer, Tess Gerritsen, was a keynote speaker at the Kentucky Library Association Annual Conference in Louisville in…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Jeff Shaara

Bowling Green, KY -- Warren County Public Library will host best-selling novelist Jeff Shaara. Shaara’s first novel, Gods and Generals, leapt onto the New York Times Bestseller List. In the years to follow, many of Jeff’s books would appear on…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Lysa TerKeurst

Bowling Green, KY -- Lysa TerKeurst is a New York Times best-selling author and speaker who helps everyday women live an adventure of faith through following Jesus Christ. As president of Proverbs 31 Ministries, Lysa has led thousands to make their…

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Jeff Yeckering Of OpenDoorz Paranormal Research

Paranormal researcher Jeff Yeckering of OpenDoorz Paranormal Research will speak at the Main Library. Jeff is a deputy by day, but by night, is a paranormal researcher and owner of OpenDoorz Paranormal Research. He has been featured in newspapers…

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Jim and Darlene Johnson Awarded William H. Natcher Award

Bowling Green, KY -- At the annual Kentucky Library Association Conference held in Louisville last week, Jim and Darlene Johnson were awarded the William H. Natcher Award. The award was given to the Johnsons for their contribution to the Warren…

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Appalachian Author Jason Howard to Speak at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY -- Jason Howard, coauthor of Something's Rising: Appalachians Fighting Mountaintop Removal, will speak at the Warren County Public Library. His features, essays and reviews have appeared in such publications as The Nation,…

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Local Artists To Exhibit At The Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---The work of Jane Ward Kehrt will be displayed in the Porter Café at the Main Library. A native Kentuckian, Jane did her undergraduate work at the University of Kentucky and did additional work at Southeast Missouri University…

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WCPL Offers Two Powerful Tools for Tracking and Researching Investments

Value Line Investment Survey and Morningstar Investment Research Center: 1. Value Line Investment Survey enables both new and experienced investors to make timely, better-informed decisions. It provides a wealth of in-depth financial information…

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Friends of the Library Annual Used Book Sale Starts

Bowling Green, KY – The annual Friends of the Library used book sale will be held at the L & N Historic Railpark.  The event is a fundraiser for the Friends who use the proceeds to sponsor the Warren County Public Library Summer and…

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National Library Card Sign-up Month at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---September is Library Card Sign-up Month at the Warren County Public Library.  A library card gives patrons direct access to a world of materials and services absolutely free. “The library is a one-stop shop for books and…

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Local Artists to Exhibit at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY - Myra Dwyer will exhibit her paintings in the Porter Café Gallery at the Main Library. Myra’s exhibit will feature various painting styles from abstracts to more serious portraits.  Her abstracts have multiple layers of…

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Warren County Public Library Hosts Sandra Brown

Bowling Green, KY – The Warren County Public Library will host international best-selling author Sandra Brown. Sandra Brown is the author of sixty New York Times bestsellers, including Lethal, Tough Customer, Smash Cut , Ricochet, The Crush, Envy,…

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Vote for SOKY Book Fest - Best Festival of Bowling Green

It's time to make nominations (from August 5-19) for the "Best of Bowling Green," and they added a "Best Festival" category last year. It would be great to see SOKY Book Fest make it to the final voting. If you would like to…

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Book Donations Now Being Accepted at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY. – Donations are now being accepted for the annual Friends of the Library Used Book Sale.  Books, audio books, CDs and DVDs can be donated at the Main Library at 1225 State Street or the Bob Kirby Branch at 175 Iron Skillet…

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Lee Martin Writing Workshop at the Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---Author Lee Martin will conduct a memoir writing workshop at the Main Library . Lee Martin is the Pulitzer Prize Finalist author of The Bright Forever, and three other novels, including Break the Skin. His other books include the…

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Jimmie J.J. Walker to Speak at Warren County Public Library

Bowling Green, KY---Jimmie Walker was raised in a violent and abusive home in the Bronx. Starting in small clubs, he ultimately became an icon playing J. J. Evans on Good Times. Walker was the first successful young black sitcom star, and his…

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