Library Events

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Monday, October 23

Happening thru:

Durr Branch, Kenton County Public Library

Ages 3 – 5 will sing, dance and listen to stories as they learn about forest animals.

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Hyde Park Branch Library, Cincinnati

Ages 5 – 8 and a caregiver can enjoy coding with an “unplugged” activity and time on the computer to play games based on computer programming concepts and skills.  Limited to eight children with their adult. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years

Erlanger Branch, Kenton County Public Library, Erlanger

Ages 3 – 12 can practice their reading skills with an adult volunteer.

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

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Gotta catch ‘em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading. English cards only. Registration encouraged.

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

Happening thru:

Florence Branch, Boone County Public Library

Halloween fun for all ages – spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!  Also at the Main Branch (1786 Burlington Pike) on Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m.; the Walton Branch (21 S. Main) on Oct. 26 at 6:30 p.m.; and the Scheben Branch (8899 US 42) on Oct. 29 at 2… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library, Fort Thomas

Satisfy your child’s natural curiosity at our science program designed for young children. Kids and adults will get hands-on with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM). Ages 3 & up. No need to register.

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

Erlanger Branch, Kenton County Public Library, Erlanger

Make a mask, prop or start on a costume, or enjoy fall and Halloween crafts and decorations for your home.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Tuesday, October 24

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library, Covington

Bring the littles for some not so spooky stories and songs.  Bring your toddlers at 11 a.m. for more stories and fun.  Costumes are optional!

Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Erlanger Branch, Kenton County Public Library, Erlanger

Homeschool students in grades K – 8 will discuss Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder over a four-part session. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Wyoming Branch Library, Cincinnati

Decorate Doctor Who inspired cupcakes with Lisa Donaldson of Cincinnati Cake & Candy Supplies.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Create a gigantic spider web out of toothpicks and marshmallows. Can we create a web that will fill the room? Ages 6-12. Registration required.

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

Durr Branch, Kenton County Public Library, Independence

Grades K – 5 will have a 15-minute time slot to read to an adult reading buddy and earn a prize.

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

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library, Covington

Watch anime classics or discover new faves while enjoying Japanese snacks and manga drawing.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Main Library, Boone County Public Library

Join other otakus for movies, snacks, and kawaii crafts.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library, Covington

Enjoy screenings of Hotel Transylvania, Hocus Pocus, Hotel Transylvania 2, and Goosebumps.

Categories: Films, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Wednesday, October 25

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library

The 4C Play and Learn group gives children not enrolled in preschool a chance to interact with other children while learning and exploring through play. 

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

Happening thru:

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library

Take a spooky tour of the Licking Riverside neighborhood and learn some of the grim stories behind former residents. 

Categories: Library Events, Living History, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

College Hill Branch Library, Cincinnati

Help make sure your child will be a reader for life and that you can be their partner in their learning years.  For kids ages 4 – 7 and their parents.  Join the club!  Offered in collaboration with PBS Learning Media. Attend weekly sessions with your child to do hands-on reading activities and have a… Read more »

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

Oakley Branch Library, Cincinnati

Ages 3 – 12 can decorate a pumpkin to take home.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Covington Library, Kenton County Public Library, Covington

Try your hand at game design with one of the library’s iPads and Bloxels.

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

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