The Dailies

Wednesday, November 28

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

This open house style program for preschoolers includes storytelling, touchable objects and more for a fun and memorable learning experience. Join the CAM for these great, FREE, themed pre-school programs: 10/31/18: HalloWEEn 11/28/18: Finding Patterns 1/30/19: Making Faces 2/27/19: Wee Cincinnatians 3/27/19: Bonjour! 4/24/19: Bugs and Flowers 5/29/19:All the Colors of the Rainbow

Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

Main Library- TeenSpot

Join YAY and learn how to navigate life’s challenges and help make the library a supportive, non-judgmental and welcoming place. Activities will include learning stress-management techniques, team building, outside presenters, book and media discussions and more. YAY will also help develop Library resources and events that help their peers navigate through life successfully.

Categories: Library Events, Support Groups Ages: Teens

Bethesda North Hospital

Feel empowered to have the birth you would like with the techniques learned in this hypnobirthing class. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Happening thru:

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

Based on the beloved, imaginative tale by Lewis Carroll, this modern retelling is the toe-tapping story of a lost girl, a cool cat, a wild hare, and the original “dancing queen.” Written by creative team Joseph McDonough and David Kisor and featuring an updated score and exuberant colorful costumes, this beloved musical will delight audiences… Read more »

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Thursday, November 29

Blue Ash Branch

Explore the culture of China through literacy and art. The Global Read Aloud program aims to encourage literacy and reading skills while introducing books and hands-on activities which celebrate themes of cultural diversity and inclusion. Presented in partnership with The World Affairs Council. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Blue Manatee Bookstore

Ho, ho, ho and Vroom, vroom! Excavator, Bulldozer and Cement Mixer couldn’t be more excited for Santa’s arrival in the new children’s book Construction Site on Christmas Night! Buy your copy, and then meet the author at this festive event. 

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

Florence Branch

Explore the oceans through fun stations and see turtles from the WAVE foundation. 

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

Friday, November 30

Happening thru:

Historic Waynesville

Get in the Christmas spirit with a visit to Waynesville, Oh. Browse the historic village storefronts for holiday gifts, enjoy a delicious hot meal, take a carriage ride with your family as strolling carolers sing and be sure to visit with Santa Claus. 

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

Scheben Branch

It’s tummy time at the library. Let’s get together to enjoy activities, rhymes, and a keepsake! For children ages birth to 2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Florence Branch

Want to hang out after the library closes? Now is your chance! Enjoy pizza, games and more. For middle and high schoolers. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Happening thru:

Ohio National Financial Services

Visit the Victorian Holiday Village to start your jolly season right. There will be hot cocoa, cookies and goodies for the kids; be sure to get a festive family photo with Santa!  Photo cred: Fred Haaser

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Krohn Conservatory

Experience the glimmer and shine at Krohn Conservatory at night during this ceremony. The beautiful handmade natural ornaments are created by Krohn Crafters volunteer group.

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Scheben Branch

Unplug and imagine what life was like in the 1800’s. Play games and understand how times have changed. 

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

Saturday, December 1

Dixie Heights High School

Have Pancakes, Bacon, Juice, and Fruit (from First Watch) with Santa and catch some high school girls’ basketball, too! 

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

Happening thru:

Joseph-Beth Booksellers

Ho ho ho! Santa is stopping by the bookstore! Bring the whole family for a breakfast buffet in Brontë Bistro, carols, crafts, and pictures with jolly ol’ St. Nick. They sell out every year, so reserve your spots today!

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

Cincinnati Nature Center

Voles are mouse-sized, bear-faced rodents that eat plants and are everywhere but are seldom seen. On a naturalist-led hike, learn to identify signs of voles and explore how this small hamster-like mammal has such a huge impact. With luck, you will be able to see a live vole up close. You will also gain understanding… Read more »

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wyoming Civic Center

Back by popular demand! Kick your holiday shopping off with a day of shopping that supports your local vendors. Watch as the Civic Center is transformed into a holiday bazaar. Shop for jewelry, personalized stationery, monogramming, spirit wear, and lots more! Enjoy holiday music and food at this event.

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Covington Branch

N-TRAK has taken over the Covington Branch library with their annual model train display; come with your family to have a look at the specially designed holiday scenery.

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

Miami Township Library

Stop by the library to make a Christmas count down chain, a festive button and take a guess at our candy counting game. 

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

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