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Date: Saturday, October 01, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room AB.
Description: River Valley Wood Carvers Annual Show
Oktoberfest
Date: Saturday, October 01, 2016.
Time: 12:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Upstairs Lobby.
Description: Bring the entire family to celebrate our region’s rich German heritage! Listen to polka music by Polkin Fun. Enjoy free pretzels from Servatii’s and drinks in our Root Beer Garden. View masterpieces created by local wood carvers and see talented craftspeople at work as the River Valley Wood Carvers host their annual show. The Piecemakers Quilting Group will display locally made quilts as well as other handmade items. There will be crafts for children throughout the afternoon and a special German-themed storytime at 1 p.m. There is something for everyone at the Scheben Oktoberfest!
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, October 03, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Monday, October 03, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 (2 1/2 years to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016.
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 (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
A Camping We Will Go (grades K-2)
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Craft your own ranger vest and binoculars, join in a scavenger hunt, and make your own s’mores kit to take home.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Baby Time (Birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, October 05, 2016.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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, October 05, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Wednesday, October 05, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Homeschool Sampler (grades 1-5)
Date: Wednesday, October 05, 2016.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Can snakes speak? Can chickens chat? Animals communicate with each other and with us in many wild ways! Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. and Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden Present: What Did You Say? Registration required.















































































































































Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Wednesday, October 05, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Computer Lab.
Description: Play and build your world on the library’s Minecraft server. Registration required.
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 1/2 – 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
ABC’s Of Parenting
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: ABC’s of Parenting Class with the Family Nurturing Center and Walton Verona Elementary School. Session is full.
Cincinnati Museum Center Presents 3…2…1…Blast Off! (3-5 years)
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Blast off with radio-controlled space shuttles, build the solar system, and explore what’s beyond Earth. Registration required.
Stories with Art (3 – 6 years old)
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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, October 07, 2016.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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, October 07, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos
Date: Friday, October 07, 2016.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, October 07, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, October 07, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Madcap Puppets Presents Legend of Sleepy Hollow (family)
Date: Friday, October 07, 2016.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: Pranks, ghost stories and headless horsemen – – enjoy this hilarious version of the classic tale.
PAWS to Read (grades K-5)
Date: Saturday, October 08, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
Description: Read to one of the library’s therapy dogs. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, October 08, 2016.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 10, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 playtim
Elements Create It Studio Present: Holiday Canvas Painting (all ages)
Date: Monday, October 10, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room AB.
Description: Create a seasonal masterpiece just in time for Halloween! Registration encouraged.
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Monday, October 10, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 (2 1/2 years to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
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 (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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, October 11, 2016.
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.
Art Club (grades K-5)
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Do you love all things art? Join us the second Tuesday of each month. This time – Clay Creatures. Registration encouraged.
Stories With Art (3-6 years)
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Baby Time (Birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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, October 12, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 playtim
Toddler Tales (2 1/1 to 3 1/2 years old)
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
DramaRama (Grades 3-5)
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Show off your acting skills while playing fun drama games! No experience required!
Bilingual Storytime, Tiempo de Cuentos Bilingues (2-5+ years)
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Stop by for a special bilingual storytime where children and their grown ups will hear stories, rhymes,and songs in both Spanish and English.
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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 1/2 years)
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 1/2 – 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Play and build your world on the Library’s Minecraft server. Registration required.
Stories with Art (3 – 6 years old)
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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, October 14, 2016.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
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, October 14, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos
Date: Friday, October 14, 2016.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, October 14, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Children’s Activity Room.
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 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, October 14, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Activity Room.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Main Library Used Book Sale
Date: Friday, October 14, 2016.
Time: 4:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Book Sale Room (Garden Level).
Description: Spend the weekend shopping at the Library! Choose from hardback, paperback, CDs, videos, reference materials and more–on sale at greatly reduced prices! On Sunday, all items are sold by the bag! Cash, check or library bucks accepted.

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