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Award-winning Nigerian-American author Nnedi Okorafor to speak at Main Library

Award-winning Nigerian-American author Nnedi Okorafor to speak at Main Library Join us for an evening with an award-winning novelist whose imagination the New York Times described as “stunning.” Cincinnati native Nnedi Okorafor writes African-based science fiction, fantasy and magical realism for both children and adults. “An Evening with Nnedi Okorafor” begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2, at the Main Library in the Reading Garden Lounge.
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Pilot program at Main Library offers social services to customers

Pilot program at Main Library offers social services to customers This March, customers at the Main Library downtown will notice something different in the Atrium. There are tables set up to offer a variety of social services. These tables are part of a pilot program that allows agencies to provide handouts and literature. Then every Friday of the month, from 9 a.m.–1 p.m., the tables are staffed by agency representatives.
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Shake your shamrocks during St. Patrick’s Day Celebration of Song & Dance

Shake your shamrocks during St. Patrick’s Day Celebration of Song & Dance Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day a little early with a family-friendly tribute to Irish heritage featuring music by Dark Moll and a performance by the McGing Irish Dancers. The 37th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration of Song and Dance, sponsored by the Friends of the Public Library, starts at 11:45 a.m. Friday, March 15, in the Reading Garden Lounge of the Main Library.
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Celebrate International Women’s Month with health fair at the Main Library

Celebrate International Women’s Month with health fair at the Main Library In honor of International Women’s Month in March, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is holding a Women’s Health Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at the Main Library, located at 800 Vine St. in downtown Cincinnati. This event is free and open to the public.
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Public Library fills key leadership positions

Public Library fills key leadership positions The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County has filled two key leadership positions. Brett Bonfield was named Chief Operating Officer (COO), and Holbrook Sample was named Chief Technology and Logistics Officer (CTLO).
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Library adds more Treehouse seats with Johnson Foundation grant

Library adds more Treehouse seats with Johnson Foundation grant The wait just got a little shorter for cardholders who want to learn to code, create an app or how to design a web page. Thanks to a $10,000 grant from The Johnson Foundation, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County purchased 50 additional licenses for cardholders to use Treehouse for free.
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