Mark your calendars for these special events coming soon to blue manatee!  Spread the word and bring the whole herd!

Baseball Hero Day

Mon. April 27th @ 4:00-5:00

Did you know that today is Babe Ruth Day? In honor of one of baseball's greatest heroes, not to mention the start of another great Reds season, we are having a baseball hero day. Join us as we read a few baseball classics, and end by writing a letter to your baseball hero. This event is sure to be a grand slam!
-A Free story and creative writing event. Best for ages 5 and up.
-Call 513.731.2665 to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Meet Whatever After Series Author Sarah Mlynowski

Fri. May 1st @ 4:00-5:00

New York Times best-selling author Sarah Mlynowski will be here reading from and signing the newest addition (Book #7) to the magical Whatever After Series: Beauty Queen!
In this latest adventure, the magic mirror sucks Abby and Jonah into the story of Beauty and the Beast. Can Abby and Jonah help Beauty and the Beast fall in love in time? Find out in the 7th magical installment of this ever popular series!
-A FREE, all-ages author event. (Recommended ages for series: 8-12).
-Line Numbers available for signing with purchase of Book #7: Beauty Queen.
-Call 513.731.2665 to reserve your copy or for more details.

Monarch Story Time

Sat. May 16th @ 10:30-11:30

Join a naturalist from Cincinnati Nature Center for this special story time all about monarch butterflies. We’ll read stories, sing songs, and learn what makes these animals so special.
-Best for ages 3-8, but all are welcome.

Design Your Delectable Doughnut!

Fri. June 5th @ 4:00-5:00

Fri, June 5, 4pm – 5pm
Did you know that today is National Doughnut Day? In honor of the tasty treat, we are having a Design Your Delectable Doughnut day. Join us as we read a few enjoyable doughnut-y books, and then design our best, most flavorful, paper doughnut. We will also do some descriptive writing so that all will be able to capture the full "flavor" of each creation. Our time together will wrap up by enjoying a (real) delectable doughnut. This event is sure to be a "hole" lot of fun, "sprinkled" with smiles!
-Best for ages 5-7.
-Please call 513.731.2665 to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Celebrate Summer - Picnic Style!

Fri. June 19th @ 2:00-3:00

We are going to celebrate the arrival of summer and International Picnic Day by having a picnic of our favorite summer stories and a fun craft to do, as well! Join us as we read a few tales that will help us break into that summer mode, picnic-style! We will be creating a craft to take along on many picnics to come this summer! This event is sure to be a basket of fun (without the ants)!
- $3.00
- Best for ages 4-7
- Please call 513.731.2665 to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Happy Hug Day!

Mon. June 29th @ 10:00-11:00

Happy Hug Day! Did you know that hugs have their very own special day? Today is it!! Hooray for Hugs! Today we will be reading our favorite hug stories and creating a fun hug craft to take home to share with others! This event will have you wrapping your arms around yourself in joy!
- A free story event and craft.
- Best for ages 4 and up.
- Call 513.731.2665 to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

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