What reading means to me

  • February 19, 2020 |
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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.

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.

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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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This year's Summer Adventure was one of our most successful yet. Check out all the fun we had!

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For Norman Holloway chess is more than a game. It informs the way he lives and navigates the world. Now, he shares this with the community through his instructional mentorship program, SuccessViaChess.

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Our local teen meteorologist, Ashton is hosting “Here’s Ashton with the Weather” on Monday, August 12 at 1 p.m. in the Children’s Library at the Downtown Main Library. Learn more about him and the event here.

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Downtown Main Library Teen Librarian Emma Willig discusses her outreach with teenage girls at the Hamilton County Juvenile Court Youth Center and the authentic interactions that take place around books, poetry, and introspection.

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Homework. The “H-bomb” every parent dreads having dropped on them by their kids. Not because they don’t want to help their child, but simply because sometimes they don’t know how. Which is why the Library offers Homework Helpers to provide free homework help to students in kindergarten through eighth grade.

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