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Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bookworms (3.5-5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Halloween Spooktacular (All Ages)
Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Halloween fun for all ages! Create slimy radioactive waste, build Frankenstein’s monster out of circuits, and feel around in gooky goblin guts! Stop by the teen area to watch old horror films — don’t forget to wear your costume!
Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 – 3 1/2)
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Trick or Treat @ Your Library
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: We opened our doors last year to trick or treaters because of the rain, and much to our surprise, we had 3,324 little ghouls, goblins, princesses and parents arrive! We loved it! Due to popularity, three library locations will once again be open for trick or treating. If you prefer to trick or treat outside, use us as your back-up plan. If you prefer a one-stop indoor location in a safe, well-lit, weather-controlled environment, we’re here for you, too. Rain or shine there will be trick or treating at the Library!

The library will give away bookmarks, pencils and Tales’ tattoos. Parents, it’s up to you to bring the candy and the kids! We’ll have tables set up where you can hand out candy. Choose a spot and wait for the trick or treaters to arrive!

Please note: The Library cannot accept donations of candy.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, November 01, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiny Tots Story Time (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Lents Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Peanut Butter Bash
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 4:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: November is National Peanut Butter Month and we are pondering all the positive points of peanut butter. Make and create with edible peanut butter clay, make your own peanut butter and see how it compares with familiar brands, build edible structures, and more!
Lego Mania (all ages)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Lents Branch.
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos. Registration required.
Family Storytime (2 to 5+ years)
Date: Monday, November 03, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (Ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Baby Time (birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Homeschool Sampler (Gr.1-5)
Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Experience Native American culture. See hunting artifacts, gardening tools, furs, clothes, and learn Native American games and face painting. Presented by Imago for Earth.
Bookworms Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bookworms (3.5-5+ years)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
DIY Sharpie Plates (all ages)
Date: Thursday, November 06, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Chapin Memorial Library.
Description: Design your own ceramic plate using permanent markers. Come back a week later to pick up your creation. Registration required.
Baby Time (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 – 3 1/2)
Date: Friday, November 07, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Baby Time (birth-18 months)
Date: Saturday, November 08, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and builds pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime at Babies “R” Us: 4999 Houston Rd., Florence, KY 41042.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, November 08, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Artreach Children’s Theater Presents Hansel & Gretel (all ages)
Date: Sunday, November 09, 2014.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Something mysterious is happening in the woods; Hansel & Gretel are hot on the trail in this musical portrayal of the classic tale.
Tiny Tots Story Time (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Lents Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Cincinnati Zoo Presents: Wings of Wonder (all ages)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: See a variety of birds as they fly, call, mimic, and outsmart their trainer in this up-close personal encounter with some of the zoo’s avian friends. Caution: Peanuts will be present.
Family Storytime (2 to 5+ years)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Time (Ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Read With a Teen
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Practice your reading skills by reading with a teen. Call the Scheben branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot.
Family Time (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Baby Time (birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Kids Create! (3-6 years)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Hands on fun for little ones! This month-turkey time!
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: A storytime with adjustments for sensory sensitivity and special needs. Registration encouraged.
Yu-gi-oh (grades 4-10)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: The duel is on! Play Yu-gi-oh with other local players. Bring your own deck. No trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.

Please contact Shaun Davidson at 342-BOOK(2665) at least one week in advance if special accommodations are needed.

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