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Each week, our librarians are adding new Storytime at Home videos to our YouTube channel. Read on to learn more.

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With all K-12 schools in the state of Ohio closed, many parents and caregivers are scrambling to find activities to keep their kids educated and entertained.  Our eBranch provides many ways to help kids fight boredom and engage their minds.

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While K-12 schools in Ohio remain closed by the governor's order, we've gathered a list of resources that may be helpful to educators and caregivers.

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Our Children's Librarians and Materials Selection & Acquisition staff members have gathered resources to make talking to your kids about COVID-19 (coronavirus) easier and help them feel safe and reassured.

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What’s more exciting for a kid than getting mail? Getting books in the mail – for free! Learn more about the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library, part of Dolly Parton’s global Imagination Library initiative, and how every child in Ohio can sign up.

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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Tween Librarian Sam Bloom discusses the yearly meeting of a committee of librarians to unofficially choose the best books for the 2019 publishing year. Find out who their picks are to win the Caldecott, Newbery, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Awards.

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New Leaf Kitchen is back with "Let's Get Cooking" classes throughout the month of December and a brand new healthy recipe kids or adults can make at home!

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Vanessa Seeger, an Outreach Librarian from the Hamilton County Law Library, discusses our new partnership to bring educational and entertaining books to kids and adults, providing a break as they navigate the complex justice system.

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Downtown Main Library Children's Librarian Mariah Kennedy-English was homeschooled until 7th grade. Learn how this experience led her to create the new Homeschool Hands-On STEM event series at the Library.

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