Lexington Public Library Read off your Fines May 15-31, 2018

  • All fines and fees are eligible for forgiveness, including those on overdue, lost, or damaged items.
  • Each 60 minutes of reading forgives $8.00 in fines.
  • Reading must be done in the Library.
  • An adult, parent, or volunteer may read to a pre-reading child.
  • Find a Library staff member to register.
  • All ages

Southland Pool FREE Admission May 26 | Noon – 4 p.m.

Start Summer off with a FREE trip to the pool. Poolapalooza  is Saturday, May 26. Admission: FREE from Noon - 4 p.m. at The Southland Aquatic Center

May 10 from 6 to 9 PM Low-Cost Rabies Shots in Lexington, KY

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- There is a new location for Lexington pet owners can get a low-cost rabies shot this year.
This year, the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic will be held at Castlewood Park, 201 Castlewood Drive on Thursday, May 10 from 6 to 9 PM.
Vaccinations will cost only $3 compared to the usual $20.
Cats must be in carriers and all dogs must be on leashes.
The date of the clinic is subject to change depending on the depending on the weather.
The health department will post updated information on its website at www.lexingtonhealthdepartment.org and on its Twitter account at twitter.com/LFCHD.
State law requires all dogs, cats, and ferrets have updated rabies vaccinations.
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Rabies Control Program had reports of 740 animal bites last year; each of those animals received an updated vaccine.
Rabies is a viral disease that can affect humans, pets, and wild animals and is transmitted through the saliva of a rabid animal usually through a bite.
By getting pets vaccinated, it helps to protect your pet as well as yourself and other people safe.
In addition to the discounted rabies vaccine, the cline will also allow owners to purchase animals licenses for $8 if the animal has been spayed or neutered compared to the regular $40 cost.
The clinic is also sponsored by the Lexington-Fayette Animal Care and Control, the Lexington Humane Society, the Lexington-Fayette County Division of Parks and Recreation Department, Gainesway Small Animal Clinic and MedVet Medical and Cancer Center for Pets.
For more information on the annual Rabies Clinic, call the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Division of Environmental Health at (859) 231-9791.

Make Extra Money as a Voting Poll Worker

I have a fun way you can make extra money. They still need election workers in Lexington/Fayette Co., KY. It pays $250. You work all day but it is fun. Call 859-255-8683 and ask to talk to Vicky or Paula. The Primary is May 22, 2018.

When else can you get paid for talking to your neighbors? If your polling place already has workers you can still work as a floating poll worker.

Saturday, May 5th, 2018 is FREE Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) 2018 features an amazing selection of comic book titles for the industry's most anticipated annual event which happens Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at participating comic book shops worldwide.

Retailers on the Selection Committee chose fifty titles overall to be available on Free Comic Book Day: twelve Gold Sponsor comics and thirty-eight Silver Sponsor comics that give fans a great opportunity to discover new titles and genres. This year's announcement of Silver Sponsor comics includes such great titles as Adventure Time, Berlin, Infinity Watch/Spider-Man, Nintendo’s Arms, Star Wars Adventures, and more.

"It’s a great time to be a comics fan, and an even greater time to experience the medium of comic books for the first time during our 17th annual Free Comic Book Day," said Joe Field, originator of FCBD, and owner of Flying Colors Comics in Concord, CA. "The amazing line-up of titles, the great events staged by thousands of independent comic book retailers, and the enthusiasm of comic shop fans all over the world will make May 5, 2018 a great day to celebrate comic books!"

A complete listing of all fifty FCBD titles, including the twelve Gold Sponsor and thirty-eight Silver Sponsor comic books, can be found in the January issue of Diamond Comic Distributors' PREVIEWS catalog, on sale at comic book shops on December 27th, 2017. 

 Free Comic Book Day 2018 Gold Sponsor Comics