Northern Kentucky

Ensemble Theatre’s Fairy Godmother

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Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is bringing back one of their first commissioned musicals, Around the World in 80 Days, and thanks to their Fairy Godmother Program which began in 1990, even more children will have a chance to enjoy the show.  The program brings approximately 1,500 students from Over-the-Rhine and other underserved areas to see the… Read more »

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Upcycle a Toy

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Upcycle a toy! The holidays are a great time to sort through your children’s toys and make room for any new ones they receive as gifts.  Happen’s Toy Lab (4203 Hamilton Ave.) is looking for old toys to make new again — bring your old plastic and rubber toys, including ones that are broken, for… Read more »

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Story-Time for Special Kids

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Parents of kids ages 2 – 8 with sensory integration challenges can take advantage of a new story time offered Erlanger branch of the Kenton County Public Library (401 Kenton Lands Road, Erlanger). Rhythm and Rhyme: Sensory Storytime meets one Saturday a month and is led by children’s librarian Julie Mills, who received special training… Read more »

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If the (Sports) Shoe Fits

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There’s nothing better than slipping your feet into a comfy pair of shoes, or lacing up your sneakers in anticipation of a good game.  But shoes that don’t fit your young athlete’s foot properly can lead to big problems.  Aside from annoying (and painful) blisters, kids with ill-fitting shoes may start to favor one foot… Read more »

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Bluegrass for Babies

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Love bluegrass music? You’ll love Bluegrass for Babies, a benefit concert to raise funds for the Perinatal Institute at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, held on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Sawyer Point from 3 – 9 p.m. Families are invited to enjoy popular bands like Wild Carrot, Comet Bluegrass All-Stars, and The 23rd String Band,… Read more »

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Camp Under the Stars

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For the first time, the Cincinnati Observatory invites families to bring their tents and sleeping bags for an overnight campout on the Observatory’s lawn Saturday, July 27, at 8 p.m. to Sunday, July 28, 9 a.m.! Set up your tent, then take a tour of the Observatory, view the planet Venus, and enjoy some stories… Read more »

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Butterflies are EVERYWHERE

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The 2013 Krohn Conservatory Butterfly Show opens Saturday, April 20 with exotic Butterflies of Morocco. Thousands of butterflies will fill the Krohn’s showroom, featuring re-created ancient passages lined with marketplace items like carpets, fabrics, jewels and more. The show will be open daily from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. through Sunday, June 30; admission is… Read more »

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