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Library Events

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Thursday, October 17

Newport Branch, Newport

Have a fun night out with the family; make crafts, play games and watch the Disney Pixar movie Monsters Inc. 

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

Friday, October 18

Green Township Branch , Cincinnati

Library friends with special needs and their families are invited to explore the collections, enjoy activities and discover resources in a low-stress environment. All ages welcome! 

Categories: Library Events, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Saturday, October 19

Greenhills Branch , Cincinnati

Get ready for a spooktacular day; kids and their stuffed animals or dolls can participate in a costume contest and hear spooky stories at the library. 

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

Main Branch, Cincinnati

Come in a costume and go trick or treating at the library during this fun party. At 11 a.m. families can watch Frisch Marionettes’ Variety Show, at 1 p.m. there will be an exciting storytime with Erin Barker, featuring her new book Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party, ghouls and goblins can whip up a tasty treat… Read more »

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

Covington Branch, Covington

Cool Critter Outreach will be at the library so families can clear up misconceptions about so called “spooky” critters… how? by meeting and learning all about them!

Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: All ages

Loveland Branch , Loveland

Join the Cincinnati Zoo at the library to meet some animal friends and learn about their awesome abilities. 

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

Norwood Branch , Cincinnati

Kids of all ages can enjoy spooky, not scary, tales for October… including stories about bats, trick or treating with a caveman and a ghost who can’t say BOO! 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monday, October 21

Sharonville Branch, Cincinnati

Use tasty ingredients to make dirt pudding in a mason jar. 

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

Main Library , Cincinnati

Celebrate National Chemistry Week by learning all about the brain with Dr. Ashley Ross; create brain sensors and gain an understanding of how the brain works.

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

Florence Branch, Florence

This is Halloween! Celebrate with nightmarish toys, a DIY Jack Skellington ornament and an Oogie Boogie treat bag. 

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

Groesbeck Branch , Cincinnati

Join Rebecca Tabaja of Cincinnati Cake & Candy Supplies to learn how to decorate cupcakes. Attendees will take home their very own spooky and delightful decorated Halloween cupcakes. For adults and teens. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Tuesday, October 22

Blue Manatee Literacy Project, Cincinnati

Join Brian as he reads his newest release, Max’s Box: Letting Go of  Negative Feelings. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Scheben Branch , Union

Get the family all dressed for a fun Halloween party at the library; there will be a hayride, scavenger hunt and caramel apple bar. 

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

Wednesday, October 23

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

The itsy bitsy playdough spider climbed up the water spout; come to the library and use some creativity to create playdough spiders!

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

Main Library, BCPL, Burlington

Play ghost and pumpkin themed games and make not-so-scary crafts. Costumes encouraged. 

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

Thursday, October 24

Loveland Branch, Loveland

Look out! The blob is on the loose… tweens and teens can come to the library to create some ooey gooey Halloween slime to take home.  

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

Wyoming Branch , Cincinnati

Join the Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District to trace the life cycle of a pumpkin. After learning all about pumpkins, kids will be given supplies to create a paper jack-o-lantern at home. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Science, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, All ages

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