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This Women's History Month the Library is celebrating women's health and wellness. We’re kicking things off March 6 from Noon – 4 p.m. at the Downtown Main Library by providing on-site resources to female-identifying individuals with representatives from various local and national organizations.

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In this episode of "Inside the Writer's Head", Dani McClain sits down with local journalist and publisher of ‘The Cincinnati Herald’, Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney.

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As February comes to a close, we’re keeping the celebration of Black History Month at the Library going throughout the rest of the year. One way is through our new book club partnership with blaCk Coffee Lounge.

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We teamed up with the Cincinnati Museum Center to bring families Read Across America Day. Learn more about this day of storytimes, arts and crafts, and celebration of the magical, time-traveling, imaginative power of reading.

How to read like the Writer-in-Residence

  • February 24, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
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In a new video, Writer-in-Residence Dani McClain shares some of the books that inform her work as well as what she currently has checked out from the Library.

What reading means to me

  • February 19, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
  • General
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Back and bigger than ever, the Library's third annual African American Read-In drew booklovers together for an afternoon celebrating Black writers and illustrators. There, we asked attendees to share what reading means to them.

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Learn how the creator of Al Dente Design Co. Michelle Sucher used the MakerSpace to create a thriving and creative side hustle outside her regular 9-to-5 career.

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In a new video, we're taking you behind the scenes and showing you how new materials you put on hold make their way into your hands.

Get to know Coretta Scott King

  • February 13, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
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Families of all ages are welcome to enjoy two free performances from The Children’s Theater of Cincinnati showcasing the life and legacy of a Civil Rights Movement legend in her own right, Coretta Scott King. Read on to learn more about the show.

Noname's Book Club

  • February 12, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
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If you're interested in a digital book club with a national following of more than 130,000 that focuses on uplifting the voices of people of color, then look no further than Chicago-based rapper Noname's Book Club.

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