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Saturday, April 28

Cincinnati Art Museum

Families with children who have autism or other developmental disabilities are invited to discover the CAM with specially trained docents and multisensory learning centers. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Neusole Glassworks, Cincinnati

In celebration of World Penguin Day, we offer you the chance to make beautiful glass penguins. With the help of our professional glassblowers, you can hot sculpt hot molten glass into 5″ penguins. Must be 12 years or older. Payment is due upon scheduling. Ready for pick in seven days.

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

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Construct unusual forts using recycled materials like artist Chris Larson, create drawing machines using found objects, and design a customized artist tool belt to keep all your supplies close at hand.  Don’t miss out on some edible architecture at the snack table! 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum

Take a docent-led interactive tour with fun facts and hands-on activities for all ages. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Sunday, April 29

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Explore “touchable” art objects at interactive stations in the galleries. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, May 1

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Brazee Street Studios, Cincinnati

Stop by to create a range of glass project options like plates, platters, coasters, ornaments and more. 

$$ Categories: Art Ages: All ages

Wednesday, May 2

The Good King, Cincinnati

Bring the family to The Good King’s first art-filled secret mission and enjoy free food and drinks!  From March 17 through May 12, The Good King will be open Wednesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Each week, participants will receive a new mission: to print, color, or mail a coloring page designed specifically… Read more »

Categories: Art Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring toddlers and preschoolers to the Rosenthal Education Center for a morning of art-themed books, songs and activities. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Thursday, May 3

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Artist Karen Saunders uses air as an art supply — experiment with air pressure and design some unique rockets inspired by her work, followed by kid-friendly yoga. 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

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Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Stop by for a free drop-in art making program to experiment with mix media materials and make new friends. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: Teens

UC Victory Parkway Campus, Cincinnati

Learn how to combine simple forms, circles, lines and dots into eye-catching patterns, then how to use those patterns to create unique pieces of art. No drawing skills required.

RSVP $$ Categories: Art Ages: Parents Only

Friday, May 4

Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati

Themes of redemption, escape, action, death and rebirth are borne from the challenge of “Moving Forward.” Sean Mullaney, artist and curator, has brought together a wide-ranging group of artists working in a variety of media, each with a close connection to the Clifton Cultural Arts Center, to interpret these ideas.

Categories: Art, Exhibits Ages: All ages

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Teens can show off their crazy dance moves at the CAC’s first ever Art Prom.  Enjoy food, art making, a photo booth, music and more, all led by the CAC’s Teen Council.  Come as you are, dress to impress, or make a fantastical DIY outfit. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: Teens

Saturday, May 5

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Explore the CAM en espanol in a tour designed for native speakers and those learning the language. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring the family for performances, artist demonstrations, storytelling, scavenger hunts, tours and art activities as they explore the culture and history of China, inspired by the special exhibit, Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

UC Victory Parkway Campus, Cincinnati

Produce your own creative response to Van Gogh’s famous painting, The Starry Night.

RSVP $$$ Categories: Art Ages: Parents Only

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Take a docent-led interactive tour with fun facts and hands-on activities for all ages. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Author and illustrator Jeffrey Ebbeler will read and sign his new book, George the Hero Hound, and lead a short drawing demonstration. 

Categories: Art, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Sunday, May 6

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Interact with touchable art objects at stations throughout the CAM. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, May 8

Reading Branch Library, Reading

It’s part math, part magic, and all art! Using oil pastels and watercolor paint create a beautiful symmetrical butterfly. Kids 6-12. No registration required.

Categories: Art, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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