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305 W. Pike St
Covington, Kentucky, KY 41011

Wednesday: 4:00-7:00
Thursday: 4:00-7:00
Friday: 4:00-7:00


We are excited to be partnering in a tool lending effort along with the Center for Great Neighborhoods and Wolf Tree Farms.

Visit the Empower Tools Facebook page for additional information. Read about our Borrower’s Agreement and Tool Use Policy.

Download the PDF list of our tools or use our Library Catalog for the most current list and tool availability.


  • KCPL card holders (18+) with full access accounts in good standing are eligible to borrow from Empower Tools.
  • Up to 3 items may be borrowed at a time and all items are loaned for 7 days.
  • Prior to borrowing, users must present valid ID and complete a liability waiver.
  • Holds can be placed on available tools for one hour by calling 859-240-3585 during open hours.
  • Items unable to be returned during open shop hours can be returned to the Covington Branch Library.


Empower Tools follows the Kenton County Public Library’s holiday schedule.

2018 Holiday Closures:
January 1st New Year’s Day
April 1 Easter Sunday
May 27th &  28th Memorial Day & Sunday Before
July 4th Independence Day
September 2nd & 3rd Labor Day & Sunday Before
November 2nd Staff Day
November 22nd Thanksgiving
December 24th, 25th Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
December 31st Close at 5PM
January 1st, 2019 New Year’s Day


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