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Lego Mania (family)
Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos.
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, October 23, 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.
School Library Visit
Date: Monday, October 23, 2017.
Time: 10:15 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room A.
Description: School: Florence Baptist Preschool
Teacher: Tiffani Saltsman
Grade: Pre-K
Students: 15
Chaperones: 7
Activities: Storytime with craft, check out
Programmers: Chelsea
Toddler Tales (ages 2.5 – 3.5 years)
Date: Monday, October 23, 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.
Pokemon (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, October 23, 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.
Halloween Spooktacular (family)
Date: Monday, October 23, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: .
Description: Halloween fun for all ages-spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Play and Learn Group
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 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, October 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Baby Time (ages birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, October 25, 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, October 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.
Family Time (birth-5+)
Date: Wednesday, October 25, 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, October 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.
Halloween Spooktacular (Family)
Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: Halloween fun for all ages – spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, October 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.
Tiny Tots (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, October 26, 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, October 26, 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.
Halloween Spooktacular (family)
Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: .
Description: Halloween fun for all ages – spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Stories with Art (ages 3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, October 26, 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, October 27, 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, October 27, 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, October 27, 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, October 27, 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, October 27, 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.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, October 28, 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.
Sharks! Presented by the Newport Aquarium WAVE Foundation
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: See live sharks up close and personal with the Aquarium’s traveling shark tank.
Pages & Paws
Date: Sunday, October 29, 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.
Spooktacular
Date: Sunday, October 29, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room AB.
Description: Halloween fun for all ages – spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, October 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Stories with messy art!
Baby Time (ages birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, November 01, 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, November 01, 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, November 01, 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, November 01, 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.
Homeschool Sampler (grades 1-5)
Date: Wednesday, November 01, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: We’re bringing out our tech toys, such as Little Bits, Bristlebots, and Makey Makey! Explore coding, engineering, and robots.
Homeschool Hangout (grades 6-12)
Date: Wednesday, November 01, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room B/C.
Description: We’re bringing out our tech toys, such as Little Bits, Bristlebots, and Makey Makey! Explore coding, engineering, and robots.
Bookworms (3 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, November 02, 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, November 02, 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, November 02, 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, November 02, 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.
Day of the Dead (family)
Date: Thursday, November 02, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Celebrate the Mexican holiday of Dia de los Muertos by decorating skulls and viewing traditional altars, includes a performance by the Cincinnati Baila Dance Academy.
Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, November 03, 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, November 03, 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, November 03, 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, November 03, 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, November 03, 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.
Forest Animals
Date: Friday, November 03, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Catch a glimpse of our local wildlife and their habitats through woodland stories and games.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, November 04, 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.
Family Game Day (family)
Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: Go tech-free and be “board” at the library. Play old favorites, learn some new ones, and have some GIANT fun with our life-sized games.

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

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