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Meet Author Silas House

Where: Main Library
When: November 18 at 6:30 p.m.

We are thrilled to announce that Silas House, author of Clay's Quilt, The Coal Tattoo, Eli the Good, Something's Rising, and Same Sun Here, will read selections from Same Sun Here, answer questions, mingle, and sign books during his visit.

Registration for Silas House.

Native American Flute

Where: Main Library
When: November 2 at 2 p.m.

Explore the sounds of Native American flute, played by Janice Trytten, while learning about the instruments and rich traditions of the music.

No registration for Native American Flute.

Image (C) by Janice Trytten.

Card Making

Where: Main Library
When: November 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn how to make four themed cards with independent stamping demonstrator, Barbara Simplson. $5 materials fee.

Register for Card Making.

Image (C) by The Shopping Sherpa.

One City One Symphony

Where: Main Library
When: November 7 at 7 p.m.

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is proud to present One City, One Symphony again. Explore the theme of Heroes in the music of Beethoven, Mahler, and more.

Register for One City, One Symphony.

Image (C) by One City, One Symphony.

Read It and Eat

Where: Scheben Branch
When: November 11 at 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy an evening of Indian cuisine and insightful literary conversation about Lowland, by Pulitzer Prize winning author Jhumpa Lahiri.

Register for Read It and Eat.

Fall Job Fair

Where: Main Library
When: November 13 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Are you looking for a job? Meet employers who are hiring. Co-sponsored by Kentucky Career Connect

Image (CC) by JobFair Athens.

Stuck in the 60s

Where: Scheben Branch
When: November 14 at 7 p.m.

Relive the "Summer of Love" with John Fox and Suzanne Arnold, who regularly perform at venues and events around the Cincinnati area.

No registration for Stuck in the 60s.

Image (C) by Stuck in the 60s.

Green Tea

Where: Scheben Branch
When: November 18 at 7 p.m.

Learn about the amazing health benefits of green tea and matcha from tea expert Susan Schultz of Yesterday's Cafe and Tea Room.

Register for Green Tea.

Image (CC) by Alessandro Martini.

Celebrating 40 Years!

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: October

To celebrate our 40th anniversary, we've hidden 40 golden tickets in our six locations. (16 found so far!) Each ticket is worth 40 Library Bucks, which you can use to pay fines or buy items at our used book sales. You can also play Anniversary Bingo to win a prize. All ages can play! Bingo cards will be available from October 1 to 31. And, check our Facebook and Twitter feeds each day for pictures from our 40-year history.

Zinio

Where: Anywhere
When: Anytime

BCPL provides access to select titles from the world's largest newsstand, Zinio. Access the collection of digital magazines with your BCPL library card via your computer or on your mobile device with the Zinio app. Apps are available on iOS, Android, and Windows devices.

2014 Reading Challenge

Where: Boone County Public Library
When: All of 2014

Rediscover the magic of reading in our first ever Reading Challenge! To participate, download the reading log bookmark, read or listen to a book from each month's genre, and keep track on your log. Return your completed log to any Library location by December 31, 2014, and be entered in a drawing to win a new tablet! We will announce the winner of the drawing on January 7, 2015.

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