June 2012

What’s New · Summer Reading Program Events at the Library

Do you have a flair for the dramatic? Call on your inner thespian by attending one of these fun, theatrical programs staged at a library location near you this summer! And be sure to visit our online program calendar for the complete line-up of exciting Summer Reading programs.

Attendees at a Books Alive! program The Pleasant Ridge Books Alive! program

Books Alive!

During this award-winning literary performing arts program, kids read a book together, watch a performance based on the book, then make a related craft.

Saturday, June 30, 3:00 p.m.
Madisonville Branch

Saturday, July 28, 11:00 a.m.
Covedale Branch

Saturday, July 28, 2:00 p.m.
Children's Learning Center

Saturday, August 4, 1:00 p.m.
Symmes Township Branch

Saturday, August 11, 12:00 p.m.
Northside Branch

Saturday, August 11, 3:00 p.m.
Norwood Branch

Saturday, August 25, 12:00 p.m.
Price Hill Branch

Attendees at a Books Alive! program The Pleasant Ridge Books Alive! program

Saturday, August 25, 3:00 p.m.
West End Branch

Theater Workshops with ArtReach

ArtReach, a division of The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, puts you on center stage with their interactive workshops

Thursday, June 21, 1:00 p.m.
College Hill Branch

Tuesday, July 17, 2:00 p.m.
Wyoming Branch

Tuesday, July 17, 6:30 p.m.
Mariemont Branch

Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati Performance

After meeting Pocahontas, children will listen to her read a book and parents can sign up for a four-pack of tickets to a Children’s Theatre performance of “Seussical Jr.” being raffled off at each event.

Pocahontas reads a story Reading a story with Pocahontas

Tuesday, June 26, 10:00 a.m.
Covedale Branch

Wednesday, June 27, 10:30 a.m.
Madeira Branch

Wednesday, July 11, 11:30 a.m.
Mt. Washington Branch

Wednesday, July 18, 10:15 a.m.
Hyde Park Branch

Monday, July 23, 10:00 a.m.
Loveland Branch

Thursday, July 26, 10:00 a.m.
Clifton Branch

Thanks to...

Thanks to our many sponsors who make this vital program possible: the Library Foundation, the Friends of the Public Library, the Anderson Township Library Association, the Kersten Fund, Gold Star Chili, The Cincinnati Reds, The Cincinnati Enquirer, the Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestras, The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati, and The Junior Woman's Club of Wyoming Foundation.