Book Bus

Stop by the library’s Book Bus and receive a free book!

Free Books

Visit the Book Bus and take home a free book! With the goal of getting free books in the hands of Campbell County children, patrons can find the Book Bus parked at the library’s branches, community events and more throughout the year. 

The Book Bus stocks free books for visitors of all ages from infants to adults. All Book Bus visitors are allowed one free book per visit.

Additional Services

While visiting the Books Bus, you can also sign up for library cards, return library items you have checked out, and ask staff members questions about library programs and services.

Upcoming Visits

The Book Bus visits a variety of community events and spaces in Campbell County throughout the year. It also occasionally stops by large library programs.

View the Book Bus schedule below.


Summer Reading Kickoff - The Book Bus on Tour: Popsicles with Puppies & Duckies

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Art All Over!

Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus at the Silver Grove Touch a Truck

Saturday, June 15, 2024, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Silver Grove - Chief Sayers Park
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Beach Bash

Wednesday, June 19, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Dino Buddies

Wednesday, June 26, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Bubble Bonanza!

Wednesday, July 3, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Good Green Earth Petting Farm

Wednesday, July 10, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Gone Camping

Wednesday, July 17, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Tower Tuesday: Arboretum on Wheels

Tuesday, July 23, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fort Thomas - Tower Park
Children  Family  Book Bus  

The Book Bus on Tour: Incredible Insects

Wednesday, July 24, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Jolly Thursday: Honey Hill Farm Mobile Petting Zoo

Thursday, July 25, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alexandria - AJ Jolly Park
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Request the Book Bus

Do you want the Book Bus to visit your event? Fill out the form below!

Please be aware that filling out this form does not guarantee the Book Bus will be able to participate in your event. Events will be scheduled at the discretion of the library based on availability and staffing.

Requirements:

  • The event must be in Campbell County, Ky.
  • There must be level ground to park the Book Bus.
  • There must be room in the parking area for people to board the vehicle safely.
  • The event must be a public event open to all.
  • We request at least two weeks’ notice for Book Bus scheduling.
  • The Book Bus is not available to schedule during the months of January and February.