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Gifts to Library Foundation—big and small—make lasting impact

Gifts to Library Foundation—big and small—make lasting impact Tom Jones made a planned gift of approximately $1 million to the Foundation that will support programming and projects focused on our community’s most vulnerable citizens.
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Daughter’s memoir features architect who designed Main Library’s South Building in 1950s

Daughter’s memoir features architect who designed Main Library’s South Building in 1950s Library customers have the chance to learn more about the man behind the cornerstone of Cincinnati’s library system when his daughter, Elizabeth W. Garber, discusses and signs her book, Implosion: A Memoir of an Architect’s Daughter, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, at the Main Library.
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Soup up your reading list with the 38th ATLA summer book sale

Soup up your reading list with the 38th ATLA summer book sale Back for its 38th year is the Anderson Township Library Association’s annual June Used Book Sale, featuring books that run the gamut from fiction to nonfiction, children’s to collectibles. Plus CDs, DVDs, games, puzzles, and gift items. The sale runs 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Friday, June 22, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturday, June 23; and noon–3 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at the Nagel Middle School, 1500 Nagel Road.
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Library continues free summer meal service for youth during Summer Adventure

Library continues free summer meal service for youth during Summer Adventure Summer Adventure begins in June and one of the most important elements of the event is the summer meal service. Select Library locations will serve meals and snacks to children 18 and younger at no cost starting June 4.
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Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Director of the Public Library Announces Retirement

Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Director of the Public Library Announces Retirement Kimber L. Fender, The Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Director of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, announced her plan to retire today. Fender will officially step down from the position, after 30 years of service to the Library, on June 30, 2018.
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Friends of the Library brings ‘Hamilton’ author to speak about his biography about Ohio native Ulysses S. Grant

Friends of the Library brings ‘Hamilton’ author to speak about his biography about Ohio native Ulysses S. Grant Whether the musical Hamilton renewed your interest in America’s past or you’re a history buff, you’ll want to hear Ron Chernow talk about his latest book, Grant, at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15 in the Aronoff Center’s Procter & Gamble Hall. The event is made possible by the Friends of the Public Library and the Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Fund.
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