Who hasn’t picked up a forgotten book from their childhood and been taken away to a fantastic and strangely familiar world? Books from early in our lives leave a deep and lasting impression on us.
Once Upon A Time: The Mysterious World of Children’s Stories is on display in the Joseph S. Stern, Jr. Cincinnati Room at the Main Library from Nov. 18, 2016, to Jan. 8, 2017. Covering four centuries and featuring traditional fables, chapbooks, nursery rhymes, and fairy tales from the Public Library’s rich book collection, this exhibition is sure to delight the whole family.
The Cincinnati Room’s special hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. For more information call 513-369-6900. Visit www.CincinnatiLibrary.org/programs/exhibits.html.