Children’s Programming Break

Children’s programs and story times resume in September.

Our children’s department is taking a break in August to prepare for fall programs. Children’s programming will return starting Monday, Sept. 9.

Upcoming Programs

Take a look at some of the exciting upcoming programs we have planned!

 
 

Day of the Book/El Día de los Libros

Saturday, April 27, 2024, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  DIY & Crafts  Games  STEAM  

The Book Bus at Heroes Day

Sunday, April 28, 2024, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Curbside Only Starting at 5pm Due to Arts and Culture Event

Friday, May 3, 2024, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Thursday, May 9, 2024, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

If You Give a Kid a Book Club: 'Cece Loves Science' by Kimberly Derting

Registration Required
Thursday, May 9, 2024, 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Book Clubs  

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friday, May 10, 2024, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

STAFF TRAINING - Library Opens at 1 pm

Friday, May 10, 2024, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Tween Book Club: 'Some Places More than Others' by Renee Watson

Registration Required
Friday, May 10, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Book Clubs  

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Saturday, May 11, 2024, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

The Book Bus at the Mother's Day Garden Market

Saturday, May 11, 2024, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Curbside Only Starting at 5pm Due to Arts and Culture Event

Friday, May 17, 2024 - Sunday, May 19, 2024, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Early Literacy Playdate

Saturday, May 18, 2024, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family        

The Book Bus at the Early Literacy Play Date

Saturday, May 18, 2024, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Family  Book Bus  

Family Board Game Day

Sunday, May 19, 2024, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  Games  

Cam's Kids Book Club: 'Molly's Tuxedo' by Vicki Johnson

Registration Required
Tuesday, May 21, 2024, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Book Clubs  

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Thursday, May 23, 2024, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Puppy Tales

Friday, May 24, 2024, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Curbside Only Starting at 5pm Due to Arts and Culture Event

Friday, May 24, 2024, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Holiday Closing: Memorial Day

Sunday, May 26, 2024, All Day
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Holiday Closing: Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2024, All Day
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Make a Hat, Take a Hat

Saturday, June 1, 2024, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  

Tot Time

Monday, June 3, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Monday, June 3, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready For K Through Play

Monday, June 3, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, June 3, 2024, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tower Tuesday: Honey Hill Farm Mobile Petting Zoo

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fort Thomas - Tower Park
Children  Family  

Preschool Time

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Summer Reading Kickoff: Build-Your-Own Adventure Kit

Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

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  

Cozy Time for Babies

Registration Required
Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Bounce & Rhyme

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Gem Dig

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  STEAM  

Jolly Thursday: Kentucky Reptile Zoo

Thursday, June 6, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alexandria - AJ Jolly Park
Children  Family  

Baby Wigglers

Registration Required
Thursday, June 6, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Board Game Bonanza

Registration Required
Thursday, June 6, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Games  

Afternoon Art: Animal Tracks Stamps

Thursday, June 6, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Story Time

Friday, June 7, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Together Time Tales

Friday, June 7, 2024, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Summer Reading Kickoff: WAVE Foundation presents Tide Pool

Registration Required
Friday, June 7, 2024, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  STEAM  

Puppy Tales

Registration Required
Saturday, June 8, 2024, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Family  

Family Board Game Day: Adventure Edition!

Sunday, June 9, 2024, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  Games  

Tot Time

Monday, June 10, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Monday, June 10, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play

Monday, June 10, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, June 10, 2024, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

DIY Adventure Badges

Monday, June 10, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Time

Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tower Tuesday: Talewise Science Heroes presents 'Adventure of the Lost Treasure'

Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fort Thomas - Tower Park
Children  Family  

Preschool Time

Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Sash Decorating

Registration Required
Tuesday, June 11, 2024 - Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  

Take & Make: Hot Air Balloons

Registration Required
Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

The Book Bus on Tour: Art All Over!

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

Cozy Time for Babies

Registration Required
Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Bounce & Rhyme

Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Jolly Thursday: Kentucky Shakespeare presents - Romeo and Juliet

Thursday, June 13, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alexandria - AJ Jolly Park
Children  Family  

Baby Wigglers

Registration Required
Thursday, June 13, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Homeschool: Weather Science

Thursday, June 13, 2024, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children    Homeschool      STEAM  

Geology Rocks!

Registration Required
Thursday, June 13, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  STEAM  

If You Give a Kid a Book Club: 'Song in the City' by Daniel Bernstorm

Registration Required
Thursday, June 13, 2024, 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Book Clubs  

Bollywood Beat

Friday, June 14, 2024, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  Health & Fitness  

Baby Story Time

Friday, June 14, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Together Time Tales

Friday, June 14, 2024, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tween Book Club: 'The Lion of Mars' by Jennifer L. Holm

Registration Required
Friday, June 14, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Book Clubs  

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  

Family Roblox Club

Registration Required
Saturday, June 15, 2024, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Teen  Family  DIY & Crafts  Games  STEAM  Technology  

Take & Make: Wooden Bird Feeders

Attendance FULL/Waitlist Available
Registration Required
Monday, June 17, 2024, All Day
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  STEAM  

Tot Time

Monday, June 17, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Monday, June 17, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play

Monday, June 17, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, June 17, 2024, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Beginning Woodworking

Registration Required
Monday, June 17, 2024, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  DIY & Crafts  STEAM  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tower Tuesday: Foam-tastic Party!

Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fort Thomas - Tower Park
Children  Family  

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tween Scene: Cardboard Sword Forging

Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  DIY & Crafts  

Cam's Kids Book Club: 'Hidden Gem' by Linda Liu

Registration Required
Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Book Clubs  

Holiday Closing: Juneteenth

Wednesday, June 19, 2024, All Day
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

The Book Bus on Tour: Beach Bash

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

Jolly Thursday: Bright Star Theatre presents - Storybook Tales

Thursday, June 20, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alexandria - AJ Jolly Park
Children  Family  

Baby Wigglers

Registration Required
Thursday, June 20, 2024, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Juice & Paint

Registration Required
Thursday, June 20, 2024, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Squishmallow Party

Friday, June 21, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Story Time

Friday, June 21, 2024, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Together Time Tales

Friday, June 21, 2024, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Take & Make: DIY Spin Drums

Registration Required
Monday, June 24, 2024, All Day
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  STEAM  

Tot Time

Monday, June 24, 2024, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Monday, June 24, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play

Monday, June 24, 2024, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children        Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, June 24, 2024, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

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