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Classes & Activities

Tuesday, March 31

Happening thru:

Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Enjoy daily story times at 11 a.m.; these fun story times feature interactive songs, beloved children’s books and more. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Thursday, April 2

Happening thru:

Covedale Branch , Cincinnati

Get ready for mindfulness and relaxation. Yoga instructor Brenda Zechmeister will visit the library to teach a beginners yoga class every Thursday in March. Please bring a yoga mat or beach towel, water and sweat towel if possible. This program is in partnership with Price Hill Will. 

Categories: Classes, Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

Saturday, April 4

Oakley Branch , Cincinnati

Grown ups can sip some coffee, meet up with other parents and their kiddos to read books, play with toys and games. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Michael’s Craft Stores, Cincinnati

Hop over to your local Michael’s Craft Store to create something unique and beautiful for Easter; kiddos can decorate floral, felt sticker and hand stamped eggs, decorate cookies or make a bunny t-shirt (must purchase t-shirt). 

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

Sunday, April 5

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Through hands-on activities and a craft, learn about farm life while learning the letters of the alphabet. A snack will be provided. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

Monday, April 6

Happening thru:

Mayerson JCC , Cincinnati

Teens and adults can grow independence during this 8 week workshop; focus on housekeeping basics, healthy eating, cooking basics, emergency and safety skills, exercise, personal grooming, money basics and communication skills will be highlighted. 

RSVP Categories: Classes, Health and Safety Ages: All ages, Teens

Tuesday, April 7

Reading Branch , Reading

Have good, clean fun at the library during this STEM centered program; kiddos can mix a few simple ingredients together to make play dough that can be used during bath time. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Thursday, April 9

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead , Trenton

Explore the life cycle of chickens and break out of the shell with new friends; help feed the farm animals and then enjoy a tasty snack. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Stork Helpers, Mason

This is a six hour childbirth series taught over three weeks; some of the topics discussed will be understanding how women’s bodies prepare for labor, the stages of labor, relaxation techniques, pain management, laboring positions, delivery methods, newborn care, postpartum and bottle/breastfeeding. 

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

Tuesday, April 14

Happening thru:

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Teenagers 13 and up can learn how to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings in “Bodacious B’s Beadathons” by Becky Hancock, owner of St. Theresa Textile Trove. Bring a lunch and any special bead additions you may want to include in your creation. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Museum Events Ages: Teens

Hyde Park Branch , Cincinnati

Yoga for kids, presented by a kid! Come and meet Vivienne Konz who is a certified yoga teacher.

Categories: Classes, Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, April 17

Woodland Mound/ Seasongood Nature Center , Cincinnati

Bring little ones to the park to enjoy nature based learning; kids will learn numbers, letters and descriptive words through games, puppets, songs and play. 

Categories: Music, Nature, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Happening thru:

Stork Helpers , Mason

Date Night Childbirth Class is a unique class opportunity for those that want to take a Childbirth Class, but don’t have the time to be able to take a full class. Date Night covers many of the same topics as the full class, but at a much faster pace as it is done in three… Read more »

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

Wednesday, April 22

Price Hill Branch , Cincinnati

Join Evan and Vanessa for a fun-filled, bilingual and musical event.

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: All ages

Saturday, April 25

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Explore the CAM in a comfortable environment. Be sure to pick up a map at the Visitor Center and discover docent-led sensory learning centers throughout the galleries, then stop by the REC for an all-abilities art making activity.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Monday, April 27

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Kids can come experience experiments related to weather and rain during this fun program. 

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Tuesday, April 28

Jewish Discovery Center , Mason

Enjoy a fun morning with songs, crafts and a chance to meet other moms in the area. Spend quality time with your little one in a warm Jewish environment.

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Crafts, Music Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

Pleasant Ridge Branch , Cincinnati

Learn all about how paper is made and how paper can be recycled; kids even get a chance to recycle their own paper. What a fun way to celebrate Earth Day! 

Categories: Classes Ages: All ages

Monfort Heights Branch , Cincinnati

This summer, the Olympics will be held in Japan. Learn all about Japan, including history, geography, customs and etiquette, schools and daily life in Japan. Children will be invited to create an origami pika by!

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, All ages

Wednesday, April 29

Happening thru:

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

Hop down the bunny trail to explore the sights and sounds of springtime on the farm. From eggs to bouncing barnyard babies, get up close and personal with some of the newest arrivals. Then enjoy a wagon ride and time in Parky’s playbarn. 

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Classes, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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