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February 3, 2023

The Matilda Reading Challenge

Matilda Wormwood loves to read, and now’s your chance to join her!  The Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County has joined Broadway in Cincinnati to a fun reading challenge.  Kids just have to read three or more books by Roald Dahl between Jan. 16 and March 17.  Get your reading passport signed by a parent or teacher and you’re entered to win a family four-pack of tickets to a Matilda the Musical performance between April 4 and 16 at the Aronoff Center.  Plus, the winner will receive a copy of the book Matilda, and gift cards from Busken Bakery and Joseph-Beth Booksellers.  Ten other winners will win a book signed by the lead actress in the musical.

Passports are available at all library branches, the Aronoff Center ticket office, or at  For more details, head to the web site or call 513-369-6900.  

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