Library Events

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Thursday, January 10

Symmes Township Branch

Homeschool families are welcome to participate in Lego challenges during this fun library program.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, January 11

BCPL Main Branch, Burlington

Do you have what it takes to be a real ninja warrior? Put yourself to the test with a night of fun and crazy obstacles at the library. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Sunday, January 13

BCPL Scheben Branch, Union

Do you love nursery rhymes? Come to the library for a fun scavenger hunt with a twist. Mother Goose’s rhymes are clues that will help you find hidden treats among aisles of books. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, January 15

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Green Township Branch

Would you like to help Make a Difference in your community? Join the library on the 2nd Tuesday of the month for group service projects benefiting the community. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Volunteer Opportunities Ages: Teens

Reading Branch

This program, presented by the Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District, will teach kids all about states of matter. They will then turn a non-recyclable bin into a fun creation.

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

Thursday, January 17

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Used BookStore at the Warehouse , Cincinnati

Browse thousands of used books, audiobooks, VHS, DVD’s, Vinyl and more. There will be an abundance of military books during the winter warehouse sale. All purchases help fund programs at The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Forest Park Branch

Add a little sass to your day with emoji flair pins made at the library. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Hyde Park Branch

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

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

Monday, January 21

Anderson Branch

What could be better than story time? How about a story time told in rhymes! Adam Hayden of the children’s storytelling group “The Corner” will be at the library to present this fun, upbeat and engaging hip hop story time. Recommended for children ages 3 – 7 years old. 

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

Main Branch- Children's Learning Center , Cincinnati

Join Deondra Kamau Means of the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through the power of story, speech and song. 

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

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BCPL Main Branch, Burlington

Have you ever seen a real live penguin at the library?! Waddle into the library to meet a sweet African penguin. Please call to register for either 2 or 4 p.m.

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

Tuesday, January 22

Newport Branch , Newport

How do arctic animals stay warm when it is so chilly outside? Children ages 8 – 12 will discover the answer to this question during by conducting an exciting experiment. 

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

Wednesday, January 23

BCPL Main Branch, Burlington

Put on your favorite jammies for a PJ party at the library. Hear stories, drink milk and eat cookies before you dance the night away.  This program is for children ages 2 – 5. 

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

Thursday, January 24

Harrison Branch

Teenagers are welcome to form trivia dream teams and test their knowledge in various topics ranging from Harry Potter to Star Wars to Mathematics and Geography. Prizes will be presented to the winning team. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Newport Branch , Newport

“Do you want to build a snowman?” Bring the whole family to the library for a full night of Frozen fun. Watch the movie, sample snacks, create crafts and play games. There will even be a play area for the littlest Anna and Elsa enthusiasts. 

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

Saturday, January 26

Clifton Branch

Do you know the spell to make things levitate? What about Luna Lovegood’s fathers name? Come show off everything you know about the wizarding world and prove you’re no muggle. Questions will be primarily from the book series, not the movies. 

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

Monday, January 28

Covedale Branch

Come learn all about Cubelets, colorful magnetic cubes that form simple robots, at the library. This STEM program is sure to get children in grades 3 – 6 thinking and having fun. 

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

BCPL Walton Branch, Walton

Come to the library to meet some of Cincinnati Museum Center’s friendly animal ambassadors. You will learn how animals adapt to survive and thrive in nature; you will even get to touch some of the animals!  This program is for grades K – 5.

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

Wednesday, January 30

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