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Krayon Kiosks spark learning through technology for youngest Library users

Krayon Kiosks spark learning through technology for youngest Library users With help from a donation from Betsy and John LaMacchia to The Library Foundation of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, the Library recently purchased and installed innovative iPad kiosks, called Krayon Kiosks. Krayon Kiosks develop early literacy skills in young children by making learning fun and interactive.
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Pick up your summer reads for a song at ATLA sale

Pick up your summer reads for a song at ATLA sale The annual summer used book sale, June 21-23, held by the Anderson Township Library Association (ATLA) has become a community favorite for browsing for books, puzzles, games, DVDs and more. But this summer, in addition to offering tables full of music CDs, sheet music is available for purchase as well. Thanks to a generous donation, this year’s sale features a collection of vintage sheet music. Examples include an Elton John anthology, Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand, and other titles from the Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra eras. Another standout this year is a large collection of books on car remodeling, boat building and welding.
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Interactive exhibit at Main Library focuses on opioid crisis, saving lives

Interactive exhibit at Main Library focuses on opioid crisis, saving lives The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is hosting an interactive exhibition, AntiOD: Reclaiming Our City, about the opioid crisis in Cincinnati and what we can do together as a community to save lives from overdose. The exhibit runs through June 13 in the Atrium of the South Building. A closing reception is scheduled for 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 12. The reception is open to the public.
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CBAS artists use every trick in their books for 20th anniversary of art exhibit

CBAS artists use every trick in their books for 20th anniversary of art exhibit This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Cincinnati Book Arts Society’s annual art exhibition Bookworks. The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County hosts the exhibit in partnership with CBAS through Sept. 1 on the second-floor bridge at the Main Library. In addition, the Library is displaying select items from its own book art collection in the Keith Kuhn Memorial Exhibit June 4–30 in display cases on the second floor.
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Library highlights more Cincinnati Reds history in June with events featuring Waite Hoyt, Rosie Reds

Library highlights more Cincinnati Reds history in June with events featuring Waite Hoyt, Rosie Reds The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is showcasing the lives of two Cincinnati Reds during June in conjunction with the exhibit, A Cincinnati Sesquicentennial: Celebrating 150 Years of the Cincinnati Reds, on display at the Main Library.
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Library provides meals and snacks this summer to address childhood food insecurity

Library provides meals and snacks this summer to address childhood food insecurity The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is teaming up with UMC Food Ministry and Mt. Healthy City Schools to provide meals and snacks for children 18 and younger. People ages 19 through 21 who have been identified as having mental or physical disabilities and are following Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) through their current enrollment in educational programs also are eligible for free summer meals.
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