New botany exhibit takes root at Main Library

Who: The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

What: Botany Through the Ages Exhibition

Where: The Main Library, 800 Vine St., Downtown Cincinnati

When: May 18–Aug. 19, 2018

Why: This exhibit features books on botany from all over the world and during different time periods. The exhibit opens May 18 with books that include detailed drawings, pressed flowers, moss samples and even wood samples. The exhibit will be displayed in the Joseph S. Stern, Jr. Cincinnati Room through Aug. 19.

Joseph S. Stern, Jr. Cincinnati Room hours: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Saturday; and 1 p.m.–5 p.m. Sunday.

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