Main Library’s train display, literary tree just the ticket for holiday family fun

During the holiday season, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is hosting a variety of free and fun events at select branches, the annual train display and literary tree at the Main Library.

The Cincinnati Northern Model Railroad Club Holiday Model Train Display is on display in the Main Library’s atrium Friday, Dec. 1, through Sunday, Dec. 3.  The Children’s Learning Center is hosting train-related stories, crafts and activities for children 2–3 p.m. Saturday, Dec 2, in the atrium. No registration is required for either event.

Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 6, the Main Library features a one-of-a-kind tree decorated with literary-themed ornaments courtesy of the Federated Garden Club of Cincinnati. The tree in available for viewing during normal library hours.

The train display is presented in partnership with Downtown Cincinnati Inc. More information about other holiday events at the Main Library and branch libraries can be found at