Library Events

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Friday, January 24

Norwood Branch , Cincinnati

Artist Lucia Fainzilber will be presenting an artistic experience to guide participants to complete a masterpiece. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years, All ages, Teens

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Celebrate Fiona the hippo’s 2nd birthday with videos of Fiona, snacks and a hippo mask craft. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Saturday, January 25

Harrison Branch , Harrison

Inspired by a picture book, children will sing, dance and use their imagination to reinforce the story. 

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: All ages

Hebron Branch- BCPL, Hebron

Celebrate the 2020 Lunar New Year with traditional Asian music, dance, crafts, games and activities. Be sure to stop by the green screen photo booth for a free family photo and join in the dragon parade at the end of the celebration!

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

Monday, January 27

Hyde Park Branch , Cincinnati

January 20th is Penguin Awareness Day! Waddle into the library and celebrate this holiday a few days early by making a penguin snow globe.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Tuesday, January 28

Symmes Township Branch , Loveland

Join the Contemporary Arts Center for a special workshop designed specifically for homeschool families. Stop by the library to participate in hands-on art making, learn about contemporary artists and take home an extended learning sheet with tips and resources for building on what you’ve discovered. 

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

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Come get creative and design a snowman at the library. 

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

Mariemont Branch, Cincinnati

Join Crystal Clear Science at the library for a super COOL science based program. Participants will find out there is more than one kind of ice, explore chemistry with “instant snow” and much more. 

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

Main Library, Burlington

Reduce stress and improve focus while connecting with other families over coffee and cocoa. Practice mindfulness techniques and how to encourage positive behavior through stories and play. Each evening will end with a door prize!

RSVP Categories: Classes, Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, January 31

Happening thru:

Norwood Branch Library , Cincinnati

Special needs families can enjoy an after-hours, low-stress visit to the library; they can explore the collection and participate in fun activities together. 

Categories: Library Events, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Walton Branch, Walton

Get face to face with this adorable bird, learn what life is like for a penguin and discover what the Cincinnati Zoo does to help these animals in the wild.

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

Saturday, February 1

CCPL Fort Thomas/Carrico Branch , Newport

Head to the library (but don’t let the pigeon drive!) for Mo Willems themed games, crafts and of course, books. 

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

Happening thru:

Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Crestview Hills, Crestview Hills

Families can browse great books and pick up a fun bookstore craft to make or take home!

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

Madisonville Branch , Cincinnati

Bring the past to the present and change the future with this one-woman interactive storytelling experience; follow Harriet Tubman on her journey as the most recognized conductor of the Underground Railroad to free over 300 slaves. 

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

CCPL Cold Spring Branch , Cold Spring

Will it be an early Spring or 6 more weeks of Winter? Learn all about Groundhog’s Day with crafts, games, dress up and shadow art. 

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

Monday, February 3

Bond Hill Branch , Cincinnati

Join the library for a hands-on art making experience to celebrate the life and work of female artist Lorna Simpson. For teens ages 12 – 17.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Downtown Main Library , Cincinnati

Join Erin Holland from the Taft Museum of Art in creating Power Figure Paper Dolls. 

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

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Want to build a snowman? Kids can work together in a STEM challenge to build a snowman out of paper. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Main Library , Cincinnati

Learn the fundamentals of programming with GE Digital and explore how life is powered by code! 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, February 4

Covedale Branch , Cincinnati

Teens! Come showcase your talents. Rap, recite poetry, sing… or watch friends perform. 

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: Teens

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