The Animals’ Merry Christmas: Copyright Richard Scarry, 1958

Now that the kids are off for a couple of weeks, and you’re done with opening presents and spending money on presents, what will you do until school starts again? How about a trip to the library? And not just to check out books, but to enjoy a couple of exhibitions that even adults will enjoy.

Experimental Halloween

Oct 26, 2012

On the night before All Hallow’s Eve, make your way to the Downtown branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County for Experimental Halloween. This frightful event will combine the showing of the classic 1922 silent movie Nosferatu with a live soundtrack provided by The Symphony of Horror, made up of the best of local circuit benders and other musicians.

Cincinnati Library Hosts Steamboat Exhibit

Sep 7, 2012

Steamboats through an Early Lens is the newest exhibit at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County’s main branch downtown. Jane Durrell welcomes Patricia van Skaik from the Library’s Genealogy and Local History Department to discuss this fascinating photographic exhibition and the history of steamboats in Cincinnati.