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Events for Children
Tue, Jan 31, All day
Online
Kids of all ages—infants through students in grade 5—can read or listen to books, earn... more
Kids of all ages—infants through students in grade 5—can read or listen to books, earn prizes, and help support Hamilton County Kids Coats. Registration begins December 16.

Tue, Jan 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
We will read The Three Little Pigs, and families will build a strong house that we will test... more
We will read The Three Little Pigs, and families will build a strong house that we will test against the Big Bad Wolf. Registration is required, and each child aged 3–6 needs to register separately.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 31, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Community Room
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425... more
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425 is open to anyone age 5 and up who already has experience with the game. Registration is recommended.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 01, All day
Main Library
Artwork by students from Carmel Clay Schools will be on display at the Main Library throughout... more
Artwork by students from Carmel Clay Schools will be on display at the Main Library throughout the month of February. Stop to enjoy work by elementary, middle school, and high school artists.

Fri, Feb 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Come create with colorful paper, crayons, and glue! No registration is required. Stop by... more
Come create with colorful paper, crayons, and glue! No registration is required. Stop by Discovery Room A anytime between 10:00am and 11:30am.

Sat, Feb 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Kids ages 7+ can join us in the Discovery Room to try out a selection of robots from our... more
Kids ages 7+ can join us in the Discovery Room to try out a selection of robots from our Exploration Lab. Registration is required, and no younger siblings may attend.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Mon, Feb 06, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 06, 3:30pm - 5:15pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us on either February 6 or March 13 to paint silhouettes of a dragon and castle against a... more
Join us on either February 6 or March 13 to paint silhouettes of a dragon and castle against a fiery moon. Registration is required.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Tue, Feb 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 08, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 08, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 08, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 08, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library - Teens Study Room 1A,Teens Study Room 1B
Teens in grades 6–12 can stop by every other Wednesday for free, student-led tutoring by a... more
Teens in grades 6–12 can stop by every other Wednesday for free, student-led tutoring by a local chapter of a national tutoring program.

Wed, Feb 08, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Each month in the Discovery Room we'll highlight STEAM activities from our Exploration Lab. This... more
Each month in the Discovery Room we'll highlight STEAM activities from our Exploration Lab. This month we'll explore engineering! Registration is required, and no younger siblings may attend.
Registration opens Wednesday, February 1 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 09, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 09, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 09, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Mon, Feb 13, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Tue, Feb 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Community Room
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425... more
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425 is open to anyone age 5 and up who already has experience with the game. Registration is recommended.

Wed, Feb 15, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 15, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 15, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 15, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Come dabble with us! In this monthly program, we'll explore art through various mediums. This... more
Come dabble with us! In this monthly program, we'll explore art through various mediums. This month we'll make a pet with yarn! Registration is required, and no younger siblings are able to attend.
Registration opens Wednesday, February 8 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 16, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 16, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 16, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Sat, Feb 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B,Kids Study Room 1A,Kids Study Room 1B
Do you like dogs? Come read for 15 minutes to a Paws & Think therapy dog! Registration is... more
Do you like dogs? Come read for 15 minutes to a Paws & Think therapy dog! Registration is required—first come, first served—in person at the Kids Desk beginning at 1:30pm the day of the program.

Mon, Feb 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Mon, Feb 20, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Discovery Room B
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and... more
Bring a buddy for a storytime playdate at the library! Join us for stories, activities, and crafts based on each week's special theme. No tickets are required.

Tue, Feb 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for exhilarating books, stories, and rhymes. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 22, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 22, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 22, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for an active storytime and lively songs. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Wed, Feb 22, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library - Teens Study Room 1A,Teens Study Room 1B
Teens in grades 6–12 can stop by every other Wednesday for free, student-led tutoring by a... more
Teens in grades 6–12 can stop by every other Wednesday for free, student-led tutoring by a local chapter of a national tutoring program.

Thu, Feb 23, 9:30am - 9:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 23, 10:30am - 10:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Thu, Feb 23, 11:30am - 11:50am
Main Library - Discovery Room A
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories for infants. Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk thirty minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Mon, Feb 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 28, All day
Main Library
Artwork by students from Carmel Clay Schools will be on display at the Main Library throughout... more
Artwork by students from Carmel Clay Schools will be on display at the Main Library throughout the month of February. Stop to enjoy work by elementary, middle school, and high school artists.

Tue, Feb 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be... more
Join us 2/27 or 2/28 for Dr. Seuss stories and fun! Free tickets are required and will be available—first come, first served—at the Kids Desk 30 minutes prior to the scheduled program start time.

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Community Room
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425... more
Play against other local chess players of all skill levels every other Tuesday night. Gambit 425 is open to anyone age 5 and up who already has experience with the game. Registration is recommended.

Tue, Feb 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Discovery Room A,Discovery Room B
Join us for a discussion of The Chocolate Touch and participate in a science experiment... more
Join us for a discussion of The Chocolate Touch and participate in a science experiment involving chocolate. Registration is required.
Registration opens Tuesday, January 31 2023 at 9:00am

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