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Vietnam Cobra pilot, Desert Storm flight instructor to speak Nov. 11 at Downtown Main Library

Vietnam Cobra pilot, Desert Storm flight instructor to speak Nov. 11 at Downtown Main Library Vietnam veteran and Operation Desert Storm volunteer Bob Hamilton is the keynote speaker for the 65th Veterans Day Commemoration Monday, Nov. 11, at 10:45 a.m. in the atrium at the Downtown Main Library. Hamilton’s talk is part of an annual celebration dedicated to the men and women who serve our country.
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Find the missing pieces to your personal library at the ATLA fall used book sale

Find the missing pieces to your personal library at the ATLA fall used book sale Looking for that elusive title to complete your book collection, or the latest chapter in your favorite series? Come to the Anderson Township Library Association’s annual fall used book sale. Gently used books in all types of genres, including fiction, history, collectibles, art, gardening, cooking, and children’s books, are available. Rounding out the sale are games, puzzles, CDs, and DVDs, plus the always popular table of graphic novels and comic books.
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Library Foundation receives $50K grant to fund Popup Preschool program

Library Foundation receives $50K grant to fund Popup Preschool program Young children learn through play and by exploring the world around them. So the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County created the Popup Preschool pilot program for children ages 3-5 that offers a series of fun, interactive experiences with plenty of opportunity for hands-on play and learning at select branches. The Library has partnered with the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati to develop and present this program in both the Deer Park and St. Bernard communities. A new session starts at the Deer Park Branch Oct. 7.
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Cincinnati’s film legacy explored during Downtown Main Library exhibit

Cincinnati’s film legacy explored during Downtown Main Library exhibit To celebrate the city’s rich historic ties to Hollywood, the exhibit Cinema Cincinnati opens Oct. 12 at the Downtown Main Library. The exhibit is on display in the Joseph S. Stern, Jr. Cincinnati Room and runs through Jan. 26, 2020. It celebrates not just local theaters but local businesses with ties to Hollywood such as Billboard Magazine, Wurlitzer, Hennegan Company and Kenner Toys.
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‘Unbound’ exhibit at Main Library showcases writing, art by people re-entering society

‘Unbound’ exhibit at Main Library showcases writing, art by people re-entering society In partnership with the Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana and the Hamilton County Office of Reentry, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is presenting the month-long exhibit Unbound, featuring the creative writings and visual art of people who have experienced incarceration and are in various stages of returning to our communities. Unbound seeks to personalize the experiences of returning citizens, discuss the obstacles they face, and share the assistance they receive from various local organizations.
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Plans for Price Hill Branch renovation revealed during public session

Plans for Price Hill Branch renovation revealed during public session It’s been more than a year since the Price Hill Branch Library was forced to close and relocate to the Price Hill Recreation Center due to a damaged ceiling. Last Thursday, Sept. 12, was the first time the public had a chance to view the final design for the historic Carnegie branch renovation and the new addition recently approved by the Board of Trustees.
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