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Library Events

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Wednesday, July 17

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch, Union

Join the tiny tots on the floor to help them develop pre – reading skills through stories, songs and playtime with friends. For children ages 18 months to 2 1/2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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Beaden Shelter, Devou Park, Covington

Rise and shine! It is time to join the Covington Library Children’s Team at Devou Park Wednesday’s in June and July (minus July 3). There will be stories, songs and playtime with friends during this special event co-sponsored by the Covington Department of Parks and Recreation.

Categories: Library Events, Music, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Main Library , Cincinnati

Walnut Hills 8 th -grader Aabha Phadke brings the art of Bharatnatyam dancing to the library!

Categories: Dance, Library Events Ages: All ages

Greenhills Branch Library , Cincinnati

Meet a live African penguin from the Newport Aquarium.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: All ages

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Main Library, Burlington

Join the toddlers on the floor as they develop pre – reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities with friends. For children ages 2 1/2 – 3 1/2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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Washington Park , Cincinnati

Join Main Library staff at Washington Park for some fun in the sun; there will be a variety of family friendly activities every Wednesday in July!  

Categories: Library Events, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Blue Ash Branch Library , Cincinnati

Uncover fossils on a mock paleontological dinosaur dig.  Discuss Cincinnati’s world-famous Ordovician fossils, learn how fossils are formed and unearth how to differentiate them from rocks.  Touchable fossils from dinosaurs, including Allosaurus, Tyrannosaurus, Stegosaurus, raptors and more make this program a junior paleontologist’s dream.  For children in grades 1-4.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

West End Branch Library , Cincinnati

Using creative dramatic role play, participants will explore strategies that can resolve and even prevent bullying situations. This interactive workshop is presented by The Children’s Theatre, TCT on Tour. For children ages 4-10.

Categories: Library Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

College Hill Branch Library , Cincinnati

Space is the Place is a tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Meet puppets Coleman the Sasquatch and Princess Wizzi. Join in the fun with new songs and silliness.  5, 4, 3, 2, 1, Blast Off!

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Madeira Branch Library , Cincinnati

Join the Soil and Water District to explore live worms!  Designed for ages 6-12.

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

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Florence Branch, Florence

Teens are welcome to drop in for gaming, snacks and more. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Mariemont Branch Library , Cincinnati

During this special after-hours reptile program, learn about some unique animals with a chance to get up close for personal interaction. Presented by the Greater Cincinnati Herpetological Society.

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: All ages

Thursday, July 18

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch, Union

Know a toddler bookworm? They will love singing, hearing stories, rhyming and playing during this library program. For ages 3 1/2 – 5+ years old. 

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

Price Hill Branch Library , Cincinnati

Using story and song, celebrated musician and folklorist Russ Childers shares memories of his family’s Eastern Kentucky farm life. Children learn the trials and joys of Appalachian living over the past two hundred years. Focus is on the positive contributions of Appalachian culture as transferred through the artist’s traditional music and storytelling. Appalachian survival depends… Read more »

Categories: Library Events, Music, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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Main Library BCPL, Burlington

On – the – floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins pre – reading skills with storytime, songs, rhymes and activities. For children ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

Happening thru:

Main Library BCPL, Burlington

Help little bookworms develop pre – reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For children ages 3 1/2 to 5+ years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

North Central Branch Library , Cincinnati

Learn healthy habits with Chef Bon Appetit as he teaches rambunctious Chip the importance of eating right, and humdrum Tofutti the value of creative exercise. This interactive workshop is presented by The Children’s Theatre, TCT on Tour. For children ages 4-10.

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

Newport Branch, CCPL , Newport

Watch Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation  and enjoy a themed night of crafts, activities, snacks and more. 

Categories: Crafts, Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

Covington Branch, KCPL, Covington

Celebrate the release of the new Lion King movie by watching the animated movie, making themed crafts and eating snacks that even Timon and Pumbaa would enjoy. 

Categories: Crafts, Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, July 19

Happening thru:

Main Library BCPL, Burlington

The youngest library patrons will have fun and develop pre – reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 

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

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