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Baby Time (ages birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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 (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (birth-5+)
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Toddler Tales (ages 2.5 – 3.5)
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Little Clickers (3 – 5 years)
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: This Pre-K computer class puts the digital world at your
child’s finger tips. These sessions have been created for kids
and their caregivers to work side by side while learning basic
computer skills
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Off-Site Remote Location.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 3.5 – 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Game Night
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Chapin Memorial Library: .
Description: Go tech-free and come be “board” at the library!
A Taste of Fall (ages 2-5)
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Sort apples picked from the trees, make seasonal crafts, and enjoy some apple cider. Registration encouraged.
Stories with Art (ages 3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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.
Little Clickers
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Little Clickers: A Collaborative Pre-K Computer Class (ages 3-6)
Registration is required for all participants. Please register both yourself and your child.
Family Wellness Fair
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 5:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Hearing screenings by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Family Wellness Fair
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017.
Time: 5:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: Get healthy and stay fit with FC Cincinnati at the library! Local vendors will provide nutritious recipes, fun exercises, free vaccines, vision and developmental screenings, and much more.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Pages & Paws
Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Come read to one of our therapy dogs! Call the Main library for your 15 minute time slot.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, September 25, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 2.5 – 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, September 25, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
ELL Homework Help (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, September 25, 2017.
Time: 5:00 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: .
Description: English Language Learners can drop in on Mondays, when school is in session, to practice reading in English and receive general homework help.
Pokemon (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, September 25, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Gotta catch ’em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading. English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Play and Learn Group
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

The Play & Learn program gives children who are not enrolled in preschool or child care a chance to interact with other children. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to connect, share information and ideas, and get support. Participants also receive FREE activities and materials to help continue the fun at home!
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (birth-5+)
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Bookworms (ages 3.5 – 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Upstairs Lobby.
Description: Partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills. Call the Scheben Branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot.
Registration encouraged.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Baby Time (ages birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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 (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (birth-5+)
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Toddler Tales (ages 2.5 – 3.5)
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Little Clickers (3 – 5 years)
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: This Pre-K computer class puts the digital world at your
child’s finger tips. These sessions have been created for kids
and their caregivers to work side by side while learning basic
computer skills
School Library Visit
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Upstairs Lobby.
Description: School: Children’s House
Teacher: Lisa Maglinger
Grade: K
Students: 13
Chaperones: 2
Activities: tour and checkout
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Off-Site Remote Location.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 3.5 – 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Stories with Art (ages 3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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.
Little Clickers
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Little Clickers: A Collaborative Pre-K Computer Class (ages 3-6)
Registration is required for all participants. Please register both yourself and your child.
Fall Festival (all ages)
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Take a hayride through town and eat s’mores by the fire. Enjoy face painting, games, and crafts.
The Last Firefly
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: It begins with light and a flash. Then comes a sound, a pulse, a beat, a crash like a giant hammer smashing through the sky. The fantastic story of Boom, the sun of Thunder, is a mythical adventure about discovering one’s inner strength.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, October 02, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (ages 2.5 – 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, October 02, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
ELL Homework Help (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, October 02, 2017.
Time: 5:00 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: English Language Learners can drop in on Mondays, when school is in session, to practice reading in English and receive general homework help.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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 (birth-5+)
Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Bookworms (ages 3.5 – 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in Your Neighborhood
Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: Meet the musicians and enjoy the musical stylings of the CSO’s string quartet

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