Welcome - We've Moved!


Thanks to everyone for your patience during our big move! Beginning Tuesday, April 18th, we will be open for business at 3094 Madison Road. Come visit us and see our new space! 

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Doughnut Day Party!

Fri. June 2nd @ 4pm

Celebrate National Doughnut Day with stories, a fun doughnut craft, and a tasty treat!

• Ages 3 and up
• $5 per child
• Pre-registration is required, as space is limited
• Stop by or call 513.731.2665 to register for this event

Grand Opening!

Sun. June 4th

blue manatee is ready to show off the new store at 3094 Madison Road, and
we’re holding special events all day! Our schedule of events:
Stories and songs with Miss Sarah at 11am
A musical and storytelling performance by April Eight at 1pm
A special make a mess with Miss Kelli at 3pm!

We'll also have balloons, raffles, and giveaways throughout the day!

COST: free (please sign up for make a mess in the store!)

AGES: all ages!

Lunch with the Taco Dragon!

Thu. June 8th @ 12:30pm

Join us for a fun and tasty Taco Party with the Taco Dragon, the star of the Dragons Love Tacos books! Our friends at Sleepy Bee Café will provide all the delicious ingredients for a taco lunch, and the folks from blue manatee will bring stories, songs, and more fun! 
Cost: $10/person
Ages: 3 and up (high chairs will not be available at Brazee Street Studios) 
Tickets are required for this event, and are limited. Purchase event tickets at blue manatee children's bookstore, or reserve them by calling 513.731.2665.

Story time with Author Tom Booth!

Fri. June 9th @ 10am

Author and Illustrator Tom Booth will share his newest book, DON’T BLINK with our friends at blue manatee. This interactive picture book will delight young readers with adorable illustrations, and also challenge them to a staring contest!
DON’T BLINK comes out on June 5th, but you can pre-order a copy by calling 731.2665, stopping by the store, or clicking here!