Library Events

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Wednesday, June 20

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

Who knew robots could make art too? Come and play with our egg and watercolor bots! No registration required. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Cheviot Branch Library, Cheviot

Join Cheviot Firefighters, Police Officers, and Maintenance Crew to learn about being safe in your neighborhood. Tour their safety vehicles. Stay around to play outdoor games provided by the Cheviot Branch Library. No registration necessary.

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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Newport Branch Library

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

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Contemporary Arts Center

Love to read and love art?  Join this new event for teens that combines art, books, music and more, starting with artist Firelei Baez’s vibrant watercolor portraits. 

Categories: Art, Library Events, Museum Events Ages: Teens

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Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Have fun each week with wacky science experiments! • Week 1- Chemical Reactions • Week 2- Engineering • Week 3- Water Science • Week 4- Body Science

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library

Tired of old magazines collecting dust? Learn how to recycle those magazines into art. We’ll provide the magazines, canvases and glue all you need to bring is your creativity. Ages 11-18. No need to register.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Thursday, June 21

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

Hear the cool stories behind the constellations and see them for yourself with the Cincinnati Observatory! No registration required.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Harrison Branch Library, Harrison

If we learn to conserve and purify water locally and around the world, every child can have clean water to drink.   Join us to learn how!  Create your own water filter and test its effectiveness. Ages 8-12. Registration required. Thanks to Procter & Gamble for their generous gift of P&G water filtration packets.  Presented by… Read more »

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

Green Township Branch Library, Cincinnati

Explore the world of sound and music and make your very own musical instrument at the Green Township Library! Ages 3-7. Registration Required. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: 4 – 5 Years

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Florence Branch Library, Florence

Create art based on your favorite storybook characters. Snacks provided. Please register. • June 14 – Elephant and Piggie • June 21 – Captain Underpants and other superheroes • June 28 – Dr. Seuss

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

Westwood Branch Library

Learn the basics of animation with stop-motion animation! Registration not required.

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Join us and guests from the Kentucky Reptile Zoo as we meet some awesome reptiles and learn a little bit more about them. Grades 1-5. Registration required.

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

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

Local hip hop artists Siri Imani and Pxvce from Triiibe will work with you to create your own music! Singers, song writers, and anyone who loves a fresh beat are welcome to Raise the Barz. Ages 12-18. Registration not required. 

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: Teens

Newport Branch Library

We will break out some board games, books and movies. We have lots of games available, but feel free to bring your own game to share. We will have a craft area, a play area, and a movie area where we will be screening Wonder, which starts at 6 pm sharp. Families. Registration required as… Read more »

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

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Scheben Branch Library, Union

Partner with a teen for weekly reading practice. Pick up an application at any BCPL location. Applications are due by June 1.  For grades 1 – 3. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years

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Florence Branch Library, Florence

Learn how to use Tinkercad to create 3D designs then use your new skills to solve design problems. Dinner will be provided. Please register.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Friday, June 22

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Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library

Experience the benefits of yoga for yourself. Improve balance, suppleness, focus, and strength. Reduce stress and increase your vitality. Ages 13 & up. Bring a yoga mat or towel. No prior yoga experience necessary. Registration required; register for each class separately.

RSVP Categories: Fitness, Library Events Ages: Teens

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Bring your sleeping bags and pillows, but don’t plan on using them for the annual lock-in at the Cold Spring Branch Library. Games will be played, food will be eaten and fun times will be had. Contests and prizes will be sure to keep you up all night, so don’t make any plans for Saturday…. Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Saturday, June 23

Newport Branch Library, Newport

We will read a story, learn some yoga poses, and practice a mindfulness exercise for kids. Bring a yoga mat if you would like to, but they are not required. Wear comfortable clothing. Ages 2-7. No need to register.

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

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