Library Events

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Saturday, October 20

Happening thru:

Main Branch , Cincinnati

Bring the whole family for this fun, interactive storytime where you hear stories, sing songs, and play! 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Miami Township Branch , Cleves

Join Gwen Roth of Hamilton County Soil & Water Conservation District to learn about the amazing monarch butterfly. Participants will also create a butterfly craft to take home. 

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

Delhi Township Branch , Cincinnati

Wear your Halloween costume to the library and enjoy making spooky crafts and playing games. 

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

Covington Branch, Covington

Children in grades 1-12 can enter an original poem or tale in the Library’s spooky writing contest. Limit is 700 words. Submit entries to the Covington Children’s Department, or email as a word document to writingcontest@kentonlibrary.org Entries must include child’s name, age, address, phone, email address, school, and grade level.

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

Madeira Branch, Cincinnati

Make stunning glass spider ornaments and skull masks for Dia de los Muertos. All supplies provided, just bring your creativity. For children in grades 6-12. 

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

Northside Branch , Cincinnati

Join Scott and Jessica from the Cincinnati Astronomical Society for an evening of moon observation (weather permitting), discussion and activities. In case of bad weather, event will take place inside with discussion and activities. 

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Sunday, October 21

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch, Union

In a fast-paced retelling of the beloved story, Mowgli comes face-to-face with sneaky monkeys, noisy vultures and his mortal enemy: the tiger, Shere Khan. Please register for 1 of 2 showings.

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

Monfort Heights Branch , Cincinnati

Join us for a discussion with author and artist Vesper Stamper whose new book What the Night Sings follows a teen Holocaust Survivor. Teens will learn how Vesper Stamper combines history and her artwork in her storytelling. For teens in grades 6-12; registration required. 

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

Monday, October 22

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch

Join your tiny tots on the floor for stories, songs, and playtime to develop their pre-reading skills. For children ages 18 months to 2 1/2 years old. 

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

Happening thru:

Main Branch , Cincinnati

Preschoolers learn early literacy skills through songs, stories, and play at this fun story time!  For ages 3-6 years old. 

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

Happening thru:

Main Library

Join your toddler as they develop pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 2.5-3.5 years old. 

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

Happening thru:

Main Library BCPL, Burlington

Help your little bookworm 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

Happening thru:

Main Library

Stop by the Teen Scene to play video games, and enjoy some snacks! 

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

Happening thru:

Main Branch , Cincinnati

Learn how to play Magic: The Gathering and compete for the Teenspot Champion title! 

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Walton Branch, Walton

From ghastly deaths at the Gaines Tavern to tragic fires and unfortunate endings throughout town, hear the true stories behind the haunted history of Walton.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Tuesday, October 23

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch

Join your toddler on the floor for some fun, and to boost their pre-reading skills! Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and activities with your 2.5-3.5 year old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years

Happening thru:

Walton Branch

Enjoy some family time at the library with your pre-readers. Hear stories, sing songs, rhyme, and play as a family during this fun family time! 

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

Happening thru:

Main Library

Toddlers gobble up books like little bookworms! They will love hearing stories, singing songs, rhyming, and playing during this fun library program. For ages 3 1/2 to 5+ years old. 

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

Main Branch , Cincinnati

Utilize STEAM to learn new skills from kitchen chemistry to robotics! 

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: Teens

Happening thru:

Pleasant Ridge Branch , Cincinnati

Learn about nutrition and fitness with hands-on activities and games. Topics are MyPlate and the 5 food groups, food safety comes first, make half your plate a rainbow, read it before you eat it and more. Presented by Fred Paul, OSU Extension Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program. 

RSVP Categories: Health and Safety, Library Events Ages: All ages

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