Sweet Reading

Make these delicious ice cream sundaes at home with your little ones. The best part? They are all based on popular children’s books!

Click the link below the list of toppings to check out a book to read while you eat.

Winnie-the-Pooh

Toppings:

  • Teddy Grahams
  • Honey
  • Chocolate Syrup
  • Honeycomb Cereal

Winnie-the-Pooh Books

 

Curious George

Toppings:

  • Fresh Banana Slices
  • Pretzels
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Caramel Syrup

Curious George Books

 

S is for S’mores

Toppings:

  • Golden Grahams Cereal
  • Mini Marshmallows
  • Chocolate Syrup
  • Chocolate Sprinkles

S is for S’mores Book

 

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

Toppings:

  • Blue Sprinkles
  • Whipped Cream
  • Swedish Fish
  • Strawberry Syrup

One Fish, Two Fish,

Red Fish, Blue Fish Book

 

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

Toppings:

  • Cookie Dough Bites
  • Chocolate Syrup
  • Caramel Syrup
  • Chopped Peanuts

If You Give a

Mouse a Cookie Book

 


Ice Cream Social

Our Alexandria Branch is hosting an Ice Cream Social this September for children in grades 1-5. Join us to enjoy sweet treats and make new friends at the library!

Friday, Sept. 13
4:30 – 5:30 pm

Register

 

Upcoming Programs

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

 
 

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, December 12, 2019, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Sign Story Time

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Storytots

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Time

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Winter Holiday Party

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Holidays  

Exploration Station: Snow!

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  

Babies & Books

Registration Required
Friday, December 13, 2019, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: LEGO Day

Registration Required
Friday, December 13, 2019, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Games  STEAM  

Jingle Babies

FULL/Waitlist Available
Registration Required
Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Holidays  

Family Story Time

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  Holidays  

Paint and Bake Christmas Ornaments

FULL/Waitlist Available
Registration Required
Saturday, December 14, 2019, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  Holidays  

HOLIDAY CLOSING - Christmas

Tuesday, December 24, 2019, 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family    

HOLIDAY CLOSING - Christmas

Wednesday, December 25, 2019, 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family    

Rocking Noon Year's Eve

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  Holidays  

Noon Year's Eve!

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  Holidays  

LIBRARY CLOSES 5 PM

Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family    

HOLIDAY CLOSING - New Year's Day

Wednesday, January 1, 2020, 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
All Locations
Children  Teen  Adult  Family    

Pokémon Club

Thursday, January 2, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Teen  Family  Games  

Especially For Homeschoolers - Yoga Class

Friday, January 10, 2020 - Saturday, January 11, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Health & Fitness  

Tot Time

Monday, January 13, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play: Welcome!

Monday, January 13, 2020 - Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, January 13, 2020, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Snowflake Art

Monday, January 13, 2020, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Story Time Stars

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Health & Fitness  Story Times  

Homeschool Hangout: Hands-On Science

Registration Required
Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Homeschool  

Terrific Tuesdays

Registration Required
Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tween Scene - Lego Club

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  STEAM  

Lap Time

Registration Required
Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Little Prodigies - Cardboard Tube Sculptures

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Sign Story Time

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Storytots

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Time

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Just Bead It

Registration Required
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Family Fun Night: Mary Poppins Returns

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  

Babies & Books

Registration Required
Friday, January 17, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Super Hero Party

Registration Required
Friday, January 17, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Games  

Newport Branch Closed for Signature Series Event

Friday, January 17, 2020, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Winter Wiggles: Obstacle Course

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Games  

Family Story Time

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  Story Times  

Winnie the Pooh Party

Registration Required
Saturday, January 18, 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  

Ready for K Through Play: Language

Monday, January 20, 2020 - Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, January 20, 2020, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Hot Cocoa Party

Monday, January 20, 2020, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  

Story Time Stars

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Terrific Tuesdays

Registration Required
Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Hello Homeschool

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Homeschool  STEAM  

Tween Scene - Glove Monsters

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  DIY & Crafts  

Lap Time

Registration Required
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Alexandria Homeschool Fun: Catapult Challenge

Registration Required
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Homeschool  STEAM  

Little Prodigies - Mosaic Mittens

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, January 23, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Sign Story Time

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Storytots

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, January 23, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Time

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Winter Crafts

Registration Required
Thursday, January 23, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Babies & Books

Registration Required
Friday, January 24, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party

Registration Required
Friday, January 24, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Mommy and Baby Yoga

Registration Required
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Health & Fitness  

Family Story Time

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  Story Times  

Puppy Tales

Registration Required
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  

Tape Town

Registration Required
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Family  Games  

Build A Book

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  DIY & Crafts  

Tot Time

Monday, January 27, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play: Alphabet

Monday, January 27, 2020 - Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, January 27, 2020, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Squishies

Monday, January 27, 2020, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Story Time Stars

Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Terrific Tuesdays

Registration Required
Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Popsicle Stick Weaving

Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  DIY & Crafts  

Lap Time

Registration Required
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Little Prodigies - Beaded Icicles

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Sign Story Time

Thursday, January 30, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Storytots

Thursday, January 30, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Time

Thursday, January 30, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Cool Critters

Registration Required
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Babies & Books

Registration Required
Friday, January 31, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Perler Bead Party

Registration Required
Friday, January 31, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  STEAM  

Family Story Time

Saturday, February 1, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  Story Times  

Mo Willems Family Story Time

Saturday, February 1, 2020, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, February 3, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Ready for K Through Play: Social Skills

Monday, February 3, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Tot Time

Monday, February 3, 2020, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: Zen Gardens

Monday, February 3, 2020, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Story Time Stars

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Terrific Tuesdays

Registration Required
Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  Story Times  

Tween Scene - Lego Club

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Teen  

Lap Time

Registration Required
Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Toddler Time

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Movers and Shakers

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  

Little Prodigies - Cardboard Cupcakes

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, February 6, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Sign Story Time

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Storytots

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Newport Branch
Children  Story Times  

Baby Time

Registration Required
Thursday, February 6, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Story Times  

Preschool Time

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Story Times  

Harry Potter Book Night

Registration Required
Thursday, February 6, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cold Spring Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Pokémon Club

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Teen  Family  Games  

Babies & Books

Registration Required
Friday, February 7, 2020, 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  Story Times  

Adventure Club: DIY Dream Catchers

Registration Required
Friday, February 7, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Alexandria Branch
Children  DIY & Crafts  

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Closed for Signature Series Event

Friday, February 7, 2020, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Teen  Adult  Family  

Valentine Babies

Registration Required
Saturday, February 8, 2020, 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch
Children  Holidays  

Family Story Time

Saturday, February 8, 2020, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Cold Spring Branch
Children  Family  Story Times  

Yoga for Young Ones

Saturday, February 8, 2020, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Newport Branch
Children  Family  Health & Fitness  Story Times  

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