Amanda Ciani Amanda Ciani

Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).

Tropical Spring Break Camp at Newport Aquarium

Children don’t have to travel far for a tropical vacation this spring break! Camp Wave hosts “Coral Camp” March 25 – 29 at the Newport Aquarium (1 Aquarium Way, Newport). Each fun-filled day for kids entering grades K – 8 runs 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and focuses on teaching kids about world-wide coral reefs…. Read more »

Plan Your NKY Weekend 3/1 – 3/3

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday at the Campbell County Library Friday, March 1 FREE FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG 6:30 – 9 p.m. KCPL Erlanger Branch , 401 Kenton Lands Road Mardi Gras fun for the whole family! Come to the library for free popcorn and to watch A Princess and the Frog with friends.   Call 859-962-4200 or visit… Read more »

Plan Your Cincy Weekend 3/1 – 3/3

Enjoy a Sleepunder at local Hanna Andersson stores! Friday, March 1 DISNEY’S DCAPELLA 8 p.m. Spend the evening jamming out to Disney favorites as they are performed by seven world-class vocalists. Dcapella combines beloved, classic Disney tunes with “a capella” style singing that the audience will simply adore! Taft Theatre, 317 East 5th St. Tickets… Read more »

Plan Your Cincy Weekend 2/22 – 2/24

The Jungle Book Kids performed by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati Friday, February 22 EVERYTHING THOMAS 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EnterTRAINment Junction, 7379 Squire Court Engineers, chug on into EnterTRAINment Junction to celebrate everyone’s favorite locomotive, Thomas the Train! There will be Thomas-themed train layouts, videos, scavenger hunts, coloring and crafts. Enjoy the kids… Read more »

Plan Your NKY Weekend 2/22 – 2/24

Fort Thomas Independent Schools Open House Friday, February 22 FREE FAMILY TIME 9:30 a.m. Main Library BCPL, 1786 Burlington Pike, Burlington The youngest library patrons will have fun and develop pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities. Call 859-342-2665 or visit for more information. FREE TEEN NIGHT 6 – 8 p.m. Florence Branch,… Read more »

CCPL Shatters Fundraising Record

This year’s Campbell County Public Library’s Drop Your Drawers Campaign was the best yet – thanks to all of the community support!

Springfield Township’s Daddy Daughter Dance

Daddies (as well as grandfathers, uncles and caregivers) and their daughters are invited to dine and dance the night away during Springfield Township’s 11th annual Daddy Daughter Dance. This year’s theme is “To the Moon and Back” – guests are encouraged to get decked out and dolled up for this memorable starry night. Girls receive… Read more »

Plan Your Cincy Weekend 2/14 – 2/17

See Sleeping Beauty this Weekend! Thursday, February 14 FABULOUS FOLIAGE AT KROHN CONSERVATORY 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Krohn Conservatory, 1501 Eden Park Drive Discover how various plants and flowers can make a statement in any garden. Vivid, lively colors fill the Krohn Conservatory during the 2019 Spring Show, Fabulous Foliage with traditional blossoming bulbs… Read more »

Plan Your NKY Weekend 2/14 – 2/17

Thursday, February 14 FREE FONDUE AND A FILM 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Covington Branch KCPL, 502 Scott Boulevard, Covington Head to the library for some after school fun- with fondue and a film. Yum! Covington Branch Call 859-962-4000 or visit for more information. Friday, February 15 FREE SOLDIER, COME HOME PRESENTED BY THE FALCON… Read more »

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