Special Events

Lots of special events and activities will be taking place around the area-make plans to attend one!

On the Same Page Official Launch!
Nationally recognized artist Barb Moran will talk about her artwork and her own experience of living with autism.
Saturday, February 4
1:00 p.m.
Corryville Branch

Meet Temple Grandin
Temple Grandin, an author and scientist, will speak about her latest book, Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior. As a person with autism, she has made some fascinating correlations between the ways that animals and autistic people communicate.
Thursday, January 26
7:00 p.m.
Joseph-Beth Booksellers
2692 Madison Rd., 513-396-8960

Artist's Reception
Artists from Visionaries & Voices art studio will be exhibiting their work and talking about their studio.
Saturday, January 28
Noon to 3:00 p.m..
Sharonville Branch

Panel discussion on Asperger Syndrome and Autism
Featuring experts from Children's Hospital, Xavier University and the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati
Saturday, February 25
2:00 p.m.
College Hill Branch

Wednesday, March 8
7:00 p.m.
Sharonville Branch

Saturday, March 18
2:00 p.m.
Main Library Atrium

Meet service dogs from 4 Paws for Ability. Learn how 4 Paws trains service dogs for children with autism and other disabilities.
Saturday, March 4
Noon
Symmes Township Branch

Saturday, March 4
3:00 p.m.
Walnut Hills Branch

Saturday, March 25
Noon
Anderson Branch

Saturday, March 25
3:00 p.m.
Delhi Township Branch

Art Workshops
Unleash your creative side! Join artists from Visionaries & Voices studio for a fun, risk-free, and hands-on art experience!
For all ages. To register, please contact the host library.
Saturday, March 4
11:00 a.m.
Bond Hill Branch, 513-369-4445

Saturday, March 4
2:00 p.m.
Green Township Branch, 513-369-6095

Monday, March 6
6:30 p.m.
Reading Branch, 513-369-4465

Thursday, March 9
6:30 p.m.
Cheviot Branch, 513-369-6015

Saturday, March 11
2:00 p.m.
Miami Township Branch, 513-369-6050

Saturday, March 11
2:00 p.m.
Symmes Township Branch, 513-369-6001

Saturday, March 18
2:00 p.m.
Loveland Branch, 513-369-4476

Saturday, March 18
2:00 p.m.
Mt. Healthy Branch, 513-369-4469

Saturday, March 25
11:00 a.m.
Delhi Township Branch, 513-369-6019

Saturday, March 25
2:00 p.m.
Northside Branch, 513-369-4449

Monday, March 27
7:00 p.m.
Harrison Branch, 513-369-4442

British Cooking: What are some of those foods that Christopher likes to eat?
Wednesday, March 15
7:00 p.m.
Wild Oats, Rookwood Pavilion
For reservations and information, call 513-981-0794.

Write Your Life Story
How do you put the story of your life down on paper? Where do you start? Work with writers from InkTank, a local writers' resource center, to learn how to share your experiences through the written word.
To register, please contact the host library. For adults, ages 16 & up.
Wednesday, February 22
7:00 p.m.
Groesbeck Branch, 513-369-4454

Thursday, March 30
6:30 p.m.
Westwood Branch, 513-369-4474

Sudoku Puzzle Night
Monday, March 13
6:30 p.m.
Pleasant Ridge Branch
For all ages, from beginners to experts

Sudoku Tournament
Be a puzzle wizard like Christopher!
Saturday, March 18
2:00 p.m.
Symmes Township Branch
For all ages

The Hound of the Baskervilles
Watch Christopher's favorite mystery starring his favorite detective, Sherlock Holmes
Wednesday, March 22
7:00 p.m.
Symmes Township Branch
For all ages

Rainman and Autism is a World
Following a book discussion at 2:00, watch these two films about autism.
Saturday, March 25
3:00 p.m.
Walnut Hills Branch
For all ages

Visionaries & Voices Art Exhibition
Visionaries & Voices is an art studio for persons with disabilities, including adults with autism. During February and March, artwork from Visionaries & Voices students will be on display at all library locations. Many branches will also host art workshops.