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June 2009

What’s New · Beach Blanket Book Bash at Joseph Beth

Summer reading is for families

Summer Reading isn’t just for kids. It’s for everyone—kids, teens, parents, grandparents, even families! On Saturday, June 13 at 12:30 p.m., the Library and Joseph-Beth Booksellers, with the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, 91.7WVXU, and Norwood Community Television, are hosting a “Beach Blanket Book Bash” at Joseph-Beth Booksellers (in Rookwood Pavilion). So, slip-on your favorite sandals and flowered shirt, and then head for the Book Bash. Listen to some great beach music. Bounce a few beachballs. Play some “beachy” games. Show off your best “beachcomber” outfit to win a prize…and of course, find out the latest and hottest beach books from professional book lovers!

Book Bash Highlights:

Thane Maynard
  • 12:30 p.m. Thane Maynard Cincinnati Zoo Storytime
  • 1:00 p.m. Beach games, music, beachball V-Ball, & more
  • 1:30 p.m. Book Bash Panel Discussion featuring experts from the Library, Joseph-Beth and 91.7 WVXU. During the discussion, experts from the Library, Joseph-Beth. and 91.7 WVXU, will talk about their favorite page turners.

Summer Reading at the Library

Did you know the Library has a Summer Reading Program for adults this year? Get the details on our Summer Reading Program website!