Mezzanine DT Main Library
Join the Friends of the Library on the Mezzanine of the DT Main Library on SATURDAY, JULY 30 from 11AM - 3PM for a COLOR-IN to celebrate the first National Coloring Day on Aug 2, 2016. Coloring pages and tools will be provided. Lots of merchandise available for purchase - coloring books, journals, cards, postcards, posters, gel pens, colored pencils, and more. Enjoy a free gift with your $5 purchase. Feel free to e-mail your current coloring project to the Friends' Shop at LibraryFriendsShop@hotmail.com for use on our facebook page.
Tower Room, Public Library
Join your neighbors to find out about all that is going on in your community and socialize after with members of the community. After the meeting join your downtown neighbors for some food, drinks and conversation. The DRC sponsored Commemorative Brick honoring Officer Sonny Kim which has now been installed on the Signature Wall on the 3rd Floor of the Downtown Library. We will memorize Officier Sonny Kim by unveiling the brick at the August DRC meeting, August 9.
Jimmy G's. 435 Elm St.
On Tuesday, August 9th after the meeting, please join in a DRC social at Jimmy G's restaurant located at 435 Elm Street.
The new owner would like to welcome us with 50% off anything ordered in the bar from the regular dinner menu excluding the restaurant week menu.
You also have the option to make your own reservation with Jimmy G's to enjoy their restaurant week offerings.
They will offer dinner in the dining room for $45/person
Please rsvp for the social by Friday, August 5th. Go to www.myvolunteerpage.com enter your username and password; click on the Opportunites tab; click on "with a guest" or "without a guest"; under Actions click on +Sign Up; then confirm. You are finished!
Pones, INC Cinti Circus, and Luigi Ballooney's Circus Menagerie
The 24th edition of the Cincy Blues Fest, produced by the Cincy Blues Society, features four stages of local, regional and national blues acts performing Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13 along the Cincinnati riverfront downtown at Sawyer Point.
Admission to the Cincy Blues Fest is $20 on Friday and $20 Saturday, with two-day passes for $35 sold at the gate on Friday. Children 13-18 are $5 each day, children under 12 are free. Tickets are now available at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2504763
Volunteer position still available. For details check out www.cincybluesfest.org/volunteer/
Headlining the weekend main stage is Walter Trout, a Blues Rocker singer, guitarist. Started out backing up John Lee Hooker to Big Mama Thorton and performing with John Mayer's band until forming his own band in 1989. Chuck Leavell will be headlining the Arches Boogie Piano stage. His piano and keyboard work has been heard on the works of Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, John Mayer, The Allman Brothers Band, Blues Traveler, Lee Ann Womack and many, many more. Saffire Revisted with special guest Cheryl Renee will be headlining the Women Showcase Stage. It will be a special one night show with the surviving member from Saffire the Uppity Blues Women.
Tower Room, Public Library
Join your neighbors to find out about all that is going on in your community and socialize after with members of the community. After the meeting join your downtown neighbors for some food, drinks and conversation.