Seasonal/Holiday

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Thursday, October 25

Florence Branch, Florence

Boys and ghouls of all ages, wear your costumes for spooky stories and ghostly games at the library.

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

Sharonville Branch, Cincinnati

Trick-or-treat, give me something good to read. Bring your pre-schoolers to the library for a Halloween costume parade, story time and trick-or-treating.  

Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday, Storytimes Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Friday, October 26

Rentschler Forest MetroPark , Hamilton

Come trick or treat in the forest! Using a map and your wits, find several hidden treat stations. Turn your tokens in at the end of your adventure for a toy or candy.

$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monfort Heights Branch , Cincinnati

Wear your scariest costume and join us for an evening of scary stories, activities and treats in the almost-dark. Students in grades 3-5 who don’t mind to be scared are welcome to join us. Pizza will be provided.

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

Deerfield Towne Center, Mason

Come dressed in your favorite costume for an evening of spooktacular fun. While supplies last, children 12 and under will enjoy Trick – or – treating, festive music and refreshments. Remember to bring a bag to collect your goodies. 

Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

, Cincinnati

Come in costume to this family-friendly event! There will be crafts & games, food, and some tricks and treats-come have a spooktacular time. Prizes will be awarded for the best group costume, scariest costume and most original costume.

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Green Township Branch, Cincinnati

Teens get ready for a terrifying Halloween at the library with a monster makeup station, haunted hall, ghoulish grub and scares galore. 

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

The Bon Bonerie, Cincinnati

The BonBonerie’s cookies are always delicious and beautiful! Now you can learn how they do it at this fun cookie decorating class where you learn how to decorate a dozen Halloween cookies.

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Main Library , Burlington

Boys and ghouls of all ages, wear your costumes for spooky stories and ghostly games at the library.

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

Saturday, October 27

REI Retail Store- Rookwood Commons, Cincinnati

The incredible, edible… bug? Each day, people all over the world eat insects as a part of their daily diet. Learn all about arthropods and how to prepare them at this fun event. 

Categories: Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Sands Montessori, Cincinnati

Play fun carnival games and try tasty foods from local food trucks all while supporting the children and teachers of Sands Montessori.

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Washington Park, Cincinnati

Bring the whole family out for a wonderful weekend of shopping, live music and more. There will be aisles of local vendors homemade crafts, baked goods and wares, plus 4 musical acts performing each day and a kids area with face painting, relay races and other awesome activities. 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Suit up in your Halloween costume and join us in the Nature Playscape for some true Trick or Treating. Children will hunt for stations hidden throughout the Nature PlayScape and discover if that station has a stick or a delight. All treats are nut free. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Delhi Township Branch, Cincinnati

Families, join us for fall fun as you play carnival games, make crafts and take pictures on the green screen. Balloon artist Amy Holmes from Looney Balloonery will be on hand to make balloon animals.

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

Florence Branch

Create a colorful animal collage like famous Cincinnati artist, Charley Harper. For children in kindergarten through 5th grade. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Red Balloon Cafe+Play, Cincinnati

The winter holidays will be here before you know it, so why not get a little shopping done at Red Balloon Café + Play? Check out local vendors and enjoy complimentary snacks all while your kids play for FREE.

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Walton Branch, Walton

Fun for all ages- spooky stories and ghostly games will get your ghouls and goblins ready for Halloween. Come in your costume!

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

Harrison Branch, Harrison

Enter if you dare! Come dressed to impress, then tour our haunted chamber or explore our spooky stations in this after-hours event.

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

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve/ Ellenwood Nature Barn, Cincinnati

Jack – o – lanterns will light your path as you discover the wonder of nature at night along the Pin Oak Trail. Bring a flashlight and arrive between 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. for a self – guided hike. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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