Library Events

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Monday, August 20

Walton Branch Library

It’s back to school time. Create a rubber band journal and other fun supplies for you and your doll. Please register.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Read new books before they hit the shelves. Publishers and authors will receive your reviews.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Tuesday, August 21

Happening thru:

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Drop in for play and social time with other parents and caregivers while your child explores our toys and activities.

Categories: Library Events, Playgroups Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Meet with a staff member from the Brighton Center to learn about Federally-funded job training and college opportunities. Also, get help with resumes and job searching. Open to all — teens and adults. Ages 13 & up. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Oakley Branch Library

Celebrate the beginning of the new school year with friends and ice cream! No registration required. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Learn how to work out with Zumba! Billie Jo, a certified Zumba instructor will come to Cold Spring and help us work up a sweat! Not all exercises are suitable for everyone. Consult your doctor before participating in this or any exercise program.

Categories: Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, August 22

Scheben Branch Library

Drop in for play and social time with other parents and caregivers while your child explores our toys and activities.

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Alexandria Branch Library, Alexandria

Calling all Trainers! Alexandria is hosting it’s first Pokémon Club! Come with your video games and cards and meet up to battle to the top. Make friends, trade Pokémon, and have fun with us at Alexandria. Ages 6 & up. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Thursday, August 23

Newport Branch Library, Newport

The Friends of the Library are open 9 a.m. to noon the fourth Thursday every month from January-October for a book sale. Stop in to take advantage of great prices on a wide selection of books for all ages. Prices range from 25 cents to $2 for select titles. The book sale is located in… Read more »

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Boone Woods, Burlington

Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week. Also at: Thursday, August 9, Central Park, Shelter #1, 10 a.m. Central Park, 9190 Camp Ernst Rd., Union, 859-342-BOOK (2665)   Thursday, August 16, Walton Community Park, Shelter #2, 10 a.m. Walton Community Park,… Read more »

Categories: Library Events, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Friday, August 24

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Time again to hang out to play board games, card games, and games from your favorite video console. Bring a game, or come to play games with your friends. Snacks, pizza and drinks will be provided. Ages 11 & up. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Saturday, August 25

Scheben Branch Library, Union

Water fun for little ones! Bring a towel and be pre­pared to get wet!

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Wyoming Branch Library

Come join us at Wyoming Community Coffee for a fun night of Star Wars trivia. Compete as an individual or a team for a chance to win some awesome W.C.C. swag and other prizes. Registration is Recommended 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Walton Branch, Walton

Learn the basics of screen printing in this 3 part series funded by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation. All sessions must be attended to complete the tote bag project. Week 1- Design. Week 2- Screen Prep. Week 3- Printing. For grades 4-8.

RSVP Categories: Classes, Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Sunday, August 26

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

  Practice reading to a certified therapy dog and have a barking good time! Call 342-BOOK to schedule your 15-minute time slot.  

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Tuesday, August 28

Florence Branch Library, Florence

Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

Categories: Library Events, Parent Education Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Wednesday, August 29

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Come unwind afterschool, we may play board games, we may make a craft. We could do both. The time is planned; the fun is not. Ages 11-19. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Main Library, Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County, Cincinnati

Join Youth Advocating for Youth! Learn how to navigate life’s challenges and help make the Library a supportive place in a welcoming, non-judgemental environment. Youth Advocating for Youth! YAY is a supportive, non-judgmental teen group that welcomes and celebrates all teens. Activities will include learning stress-management techniques, team building, outside presenters, book and media discussions,… Read more »

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Thursday, August 30

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Do you love anime? Have you shipped everyone? Do you want to talk about anime with other teens who love it as much as you? Today is your day. We’ll watch anime, eat Pocky, maybe we’ll make a craft or color pictures and talk about all things anime. Ages 12-19. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Clifton Branch Library

Get ready for school with The Kids on the Block. This bullying and school safety program and puppet show educates children about what constitutes bullying, promotes sensitivity towards peers, and helps children avoid or cope with bad situations. Presented by The Family Nurturing Center. Suggested for children ages 4-8. No registration required.  Also at the… Read more »

Categories: Library Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

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