All FCPL branches will be closed Friday, April 19, and Sunday, April 21 in observance of Good Friday and Easter Sunday. They will be open on Saturday, April 20, during normal Saturday hours. Regular hours will resume Monday, April 22.
Do you want to write, but don't know where to start? Have a story idea you need help getting on the page? Join the Central Library Writers Group for fun writing exercises, engaging workshops, and tons of inspiration. This group will meet every second Wednesday of the month and every third Thursday of the month. The first meeting will take place on May 8 at 1 p.m.
Ready to put your pop culture knowledge to the test? Compete with friends and family for a prize (and, more importantly, bragging rights). Pop Culture Trivia will be held on the last Thursday of every month in the Central Library Auditorium. The first event is Thursday, April 25 at 4 p.m.
An arctic blast leads the homeless community of Cincinnati to occupy the library as a shelter in "The Public." We're partnering with Aperture to watch the movie and have a panel discussion afterwards.
It's National Poetry Month and we've got lots of ways for you to explore this genre. Channel your inner beatnik and come out for a poetry reading. Test your poetry knowledge with trivia. Or compose your own poetry with a variety of different techniques.
On Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Central Library, you are cordially invited to learn about the wonders of the Wizarding World. Test your knowledge and skill of wand and spell making, and participate in other magical activities while you feast on wizardly delights. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite wizarding character for the costume contest at the end of the program. All ages are welcome, including muggles. For more information call 336-703-2956.