Things To Do

FREE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY WINTER WAREHOUSE SALE

@ Used BookStore at the Warehouse , Cincinnati

Browse thousands of used books, audiobooks, VHS, DVD’s, Vinyl and more. There will be an abundance of military books during the winter warehouse sale. All purchases help fund programs at The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Best Bets This Week →

POPS IN SPACE

@ Music Hall , Cincinnati

RUMPELSTILTSKIN: A PUPPET MUSICAL

@ CCAC at Bethel Cincinnati Church,

FREE ADVENTURE CLUB: NO SEW HEART PILLOWS

@ Carrico/ Fort Thomas Branch , Newport

DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS FROZEN

@ U.S. Bank Arena ,

Arts Entertainment →

THURSDAY ART PLAY: PICTURE THIS

@ Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

TAFT JR.: DOWN ON THE FARM

@ Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS FROZEN

@ U.S. Bank Arena ,

MAMLUFT&CO. PERFORMANCE

@ Kennedy Heights Arts Center ,

Planning Ahead →

FREE EXPLORE NATURE! BACKYARD MAPLE 101 (register)

@ Caldwell Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

FREE TEEN TIME: SUSHI BEESWAX CANDLE

@ Forest Park Branch, Cincinnati

FREE ART CLUB (register)

@ Walton Branch BCPL, Walton

DADDYS, DAUGHTERS AND DONUTS (register)

@ Mad Potter of Madeira , Cincinnati

Classes & Activities →

Check out the ongoing events and classes happening in Middle Tennessee every day!

The Dailies

Friday, January 18

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Scheben Branch, Union

Join your youngster on the floor to explore stories, and songs! For ages birth to 18 months. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

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Main Library BCPL, Burlington

The youngest library patrons will have fun and develop pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

The Blue Manatee tradition of great books, easy laughs, and sweet songs continues with this program for pint-sized book enthusiasts. For children ages 0-4 years old. 

Categories: Music, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Choo  choo ! Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains is pulling into its newly renovated home at Cincinnati Museum Center. Now, a new generation can celebrate one of Cincinnati’s most loved holiday traditions. Children of all ages will enjoy the whimsical train displays, hands-on components like playful snowmen you can play dress up with, and a… Read more »

$$ Categories: Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens, Cincinnati

It may be chilly outside, but many zoo animals are loving the winter weather. Visit the zoo for half price admission and special animal encounters, including the popular penguin parade. 

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Used BookStore at the Warehouse , Cincinnati

Browse thousands of used books, audiobooks, VHS, DVD’s, Vinyl and more. There will be an abundance of military books during the winter warehouse sale. All purchases help fund programs at The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Woodland Mound, Cincinnati

Come learn about snow with an activity, craft and story. 

$ Categories: Nature, Science Ages: All ages

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Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

A fun introduction to language including finger plays, rhymes, songs and bouncy time for the  youngest ManaBabies. 

Categories: Classes, Music, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Joseph Beth Booksellers weekly storytimes occur on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 a.m. These fun storytimes feature interactive songs, beloved children’s books and more. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Florence Branch BCPL, Florence

Stimulate you baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Glenwood Gardens , Cincinnati

Learn all about prehistoric pals like t-rex, triceratops and other fossilized friends. 

$ Categories: Science Ages: All ages

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Scheben Branch, Union

Join your toddler on the floor for some fun and to boost their pre-reading skills! Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and activities with your 2.5-3.5 year old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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Carol Ann's Carousel , Cincinnati

Take a spin around Cincinnati to discover beautiful and iconic Queen City landmarks- all while riding the carousel. Purchase an unlimited ride band for a fun filled day at Carol Ann’s Carousel. 

$ Categories: Ages: All ages

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The Red Balloon Cafe + Play

Free Friday means your little one gets to play for free with purchase of a kid’s meal 4pm and later!

Categories: Ages: All ages

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The Carnegie , Covington

Can Quasimodo conquer adversity as he escapes his bell tower during his Parisian adventure? With beautiful tunes like “Out There” and “God Help the Outcasts”, the audience will surely be rooting for the underdog of this musical. 

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

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Aronoff Center for the Arts , Cincinnati

A lavish orchestra and wonderful cast brings this classic tale of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives and family traditions to life with tunes like “Sunrise, Sunset” and “Matchmaker Matchmaker”. 

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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Music Hall , Cincinnati

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing with beautiful intergalactic music and images. JMR and the Pops inspire wonder with this all-new program celebrating the marvels of the universe accompanied by draw-dropping NASA images by creative partner Lightborne. 

$$ Categories: Music Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, January 19

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Farbach-Warner Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Learn a classic skill at the park! This two-session class is for beginning woodcarvers who will learn how to carve a small decorative shelf goose in a natural finish. Wood blank and pattern provided, students must bring their own knives or purchase one from their instructor.    Thursday session: 1/17 & 1/24, 6:30 – 9… Read more »

Categories: Classes Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Duke Energy Children's Museum- KidSPACE , Cincinnati

Practice the art of “reusing” during this creative and practical program. Shari the Bag Lady will be on site turning grocery bags into plastic yarn (plarn) to create mats, bags and rugs for people in need. Stop in to learn how to make plarn and try your hand at simple crochet.

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford

Discover what it takes to create a stack of pancakes best friend, maple syrup! Experience the process of producing liquid gold from maple sap as you bask in the warmth of the evaporator and its maple-scented steam. Then stop by the Outdoor Learning Center to join in an interactive sap-collecting maple hike. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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