Author and illustrator Rosemary Wells generously offered us the opportunity to exhibit more than a dozen of her original drawings from her book 'Noisy Nora'. Learn more about the artist and the exhibit in the Children's Library at the Downtown Main Library.
Three fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) activities for kids that strengthen important developmental skills like fine motor skills, spatial awareness, and decision making.
Reference Librarian Adam Vorobok learned about Picasso and Chagall paintings through one of Cincinnati’s best-kept secrets: the See the Story book club. This partnership between the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Cincinnati Art Museum started in 2004 and it's one of his favorite parts of his job.
Whether it’s text on star-shaped, three dimensional pages or teeny tiny hand lettering in a story the size of a thumbtack, 'Bookworks' artists blur the line between book and art.
From June 1 until July 31, we’re making it easier than ever to read, explore, create, and earn prizes. Everyone can have fun, no matter your age. Here's a few reasons why you should sign up for Summer Adventure this year.
In 2015 the MakerSpace opened at the Main Library. Since then, makers from across the region have come to create. One of those makers is local artist and educator Lindsey Whittle. Her work is on view at the Contemporary Arts Center, where you can see the entrance of the space covered in colorful window clings printed in the MakerSpace.
This year, the Library teamed up with the creators of "May The Fourth Be With You Episode IV: A New Hope – An Art Tribute Show to a Galaxy Far, Far Away" to create a special series of drawing workshops for kids and teens ages 6–18. Learn how to enter and win prizes (and how grown-ups can join the fun)!
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