Seasonal/Holiday

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Saturday, October 27

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

Sunday, October 28

Theordore M Berry International Friendship Park, Cincinnati

Wear a costume and enjoy gluten free treats at this Gluten – Free for Cincinnati trunk – or – treat event sponsored by FAAST and FAACT. There will also be music, a kids corner, food trucks and more. 

Categories: Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

USS Nightmare, Newport

The haunted ship tones down the scares for younger audiences today with a lights-on tour.

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

The Dent Schoolhouse , Cincinnati

Experience the schoolhouse with the lights on! This is a great way to introduce a little one to Halloween without actors inside. Plus, grab goodies and prizes from our friendly ghouls.

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monday, October 29

Fort Thomas / Carrico Branch, Newport

Are you in the Halloween spirit? Add to your festive fall décor and make your own haunted house. 

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

Walton Branch

Create a spooky LEGO house and join in a monster hunt. Take your monster home with you at the end. LEGOS and Duplo provided.

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

Tuesday, October 30

Happening thru:

Glenwood Gardens / Highfield Discovery Garden, Cincinnati

What fall would be complete without carving pumpkins or the smell of pumpkin pie? Learn all about pumpkins and gourds and then stay and play at our wonderful park as you enjoy our trolley and wizard gardens.

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

Bond Hill Branch, Cincinnati

Come dressed in your Halloween costume for family-friendly trick-or-treating at the library. 

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

Westwood Branch, Cincinnati

Teens, wear your costume and  get ready for Halloween  with games, candy and fun at the library. 

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

Monfort Heights Branch, Cincinnati

Wear a costume and join us for Halloween stories and songs with Bob and Sally.

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

Wednesday, October 31

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring your pre – schooler to explore our spookiest works of art with  interactive stations throughout the museum. Be sure your little artist wears a costume so you can join us in the Great Hall at 11:30 a.m. for a Halloween parade. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

Joseph - Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Boo! Come join us for a scary good time at our Halloween storytime. Wear a costume for some spooky tales and songs, followed by a book store trick – or – treat. 

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Carol Ann's Carousel , Cincinnati

The “trick” to getting 1 free carousel ride during this Halloween  event is to simply wear a costume; isn’t that a sweet treat? There  will also be crafts, coloring, games and contests. 

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Elmwood Place Branch, Cincinnati

Get your costume on and head  to the library for some pre – trick – or – treating fun. We will have a spooky story time, Hogwarts’ sorting ceremony, arts and crafts and sweet treats. Participants will receive a free comic book or novel and a prize from our spinning wheel. 

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

Mount Healthy Branch, Cincinnati

Happy Halloween! We will be reading a scary book, listening to spooky music, doing an activity  and enjoying a snack to kick your night off right. 

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

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