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Saturday, December 15

Happening thru:

Neusole Glassworks

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire in the hot shop will be so delightful. If you have no where to go, make ornaments in the Ornament Blow! With the help of a professional glassblower, you can blow your own ornament from hot molten glass! Come experience the wonder that is glassblowing this holiday… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Classes, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Glenwood Gardens Garden View Room

Join an animal illustrator and explore the science of wildlife art. Create a gift-size pastel painting using a live owl as a model. All skill levels are welcome and materials will be provided. For ages 12 – 18. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Art, Classes, Crafts Ages: Teens

Happening thru:

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

The stockings are hung with care and the halls have all been decked; come celebrate the holidays with Taft’s annual display of antique ornaments, toys and decorations! 

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

Wednesday, December 19

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum

Get your little ones excited for art with this 30 minute class in the Rosenthal Education Center. Young artists will hear art-themed stories, sing songs, and explore the world around them through sensory activities. 

Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Happening thru:

Contemporary Arts Center

The CAC has long been a laboratory for artists offering the unique opportunity to explore new techniques and concepts within the gallery walls. In this tradition, we’ve invited contemporary artists to set up shop in our 6th floor Art Lab. This is your chance to make art with an artist –at no cost! Winter Resident… Read more »

Categories: Art, Exhibits Ages: All ages

Thursday, December 20

Contemporary Arts Center

Bring your babies cause it’s cold outside! Join us for some winter themed art making with snow globes, igloo building and even an indoor snowball fight. Warm up at the complimentary hot chocolate bar and help yourself to a marshmallow or two. Stick around for some kid-friendly yoga in the UnMuseum following each Art Play… Read more »

$ Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Contemporary Arts Center

Join us every Thursday in the UnMuseum for Young Adult Lab, a free drop-in art making program for young adults! Artists and educators will be on hand to show us how to create holiday cards using mixed media and various unique techniques. All supplies will be provided by the CAC.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

Saturday, December 22

Cincinnati Art Museum

This program is designed for families with children who have autism or other developmental disabilities to explore the museum in a comfortable environment. Families will be given a map indicating multisensory learning centers, which are led by specially trained docents. Be sure to stop by the Rosenthal Education Center to participate in an all-ability art… Read more »

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Thursday, December 27

Contemporary Arts Center

Happy (almost) New Years! Stop by for a fabulous toddler-friendly New Year’s bash! Decorate party top hats for the big day, do some firework painting and sip on celebratory sparkling apple juice. Don’t miss the countdown and dramatic balloon drop at 11:00am in the UnMuseum!

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Tuesday, January 1

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch, Union

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

Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events, Music, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Thursday, January 3

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Think outside of the box and create artwork using a new perspective at the UnMuseum. Change things up a bit and use your feet to draw, or paint under the table. The possibilities for artistic creation are endless! Stick around after the program for some kid-friendly yoga. 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Explore your favorite fairy tales with a whimsical day of fun activities. Learn how a vase can tell time, hear a story about a fairy tale that goes wrong and make your own dragon.

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

Saturday, January 5

Duke Energy Children's Museum KidSPACE, Cincinnati

Learn about texture, patterns and art during this fun sewing project that combines beads and embroidery. 

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

Thursday, January 10

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Warm up inside the UnMuseum with some cool art projects. During this program children will experiment with snow and watercolors, use ice chalk to create a painting and design snow sculptures. Stick around after the program for some kid-friendly yoga. 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, January 19

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

Sunday, January 20

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Celebrate all things French during the Taft’s 3rd Sunday Funday, Vive La France. See Paris to New York before its departure, practice French at the Art Cart, make a photo craft and more. From 2 – 4 p.m. there will be a wandering mime from Cincinnati Circus; french macaron cooking demonstrations will be held at 1:30, 2:30… Read more »

Categories: Art, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, January 30

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

This open house style program for preschoolers includes storytelling, touchable objects and more for a fun and memorable learning experience. Join the CAM for these great, FREE, themed pre-school programs: 10/31/18: HalloWEEn 11/28/18: Finding Patterns 1/30/19: Making Faces 2/27/19: Wee Cincinnatians 3/27/19: Bonjour! 4/24/19: Bugs and Flowers 5/29/19:All the Colors of the Rainbow

Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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