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Sunday, January 26

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Mayerson JCC , Cincinnati

Bring the family to the J for a hands-on, interactive workshop to learn key emergency preparedness tips. Together, families will learn about safety procedures for everything from severe weather to fire safety and stranger danger. Then kids and parents will head to separate classes to get more in-depth information and practice their new safety skills…. Read more »

RSVP Categories: Classes Ages: All ages

Gorman Heritage Farm , Cincinnati

Join GHF gardener Jason Kamp to learn the basics of home gardening including: building raised beds, creating healthy soil, when and what to plant, garden tools and more! 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Nature, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

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Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve/ Ellenwood Nature Barn , Cincinnati

Join the Great Parks for a meeting of the book club. Purchase a book or borrow one from the library. Hang out by the fire, enjoy a tasty snack and share in good conversation. Adults welcome; bring a snack to share if you would like. Call 513-385-4811 for each meeting’s book title.  

Categories: Classes, Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Tuesday, January 28

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Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Learn and play with friends! Little ones will participate in activities designed to support the natural stages of development that take place during a child’s first five years. This weekly program is available on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 a.m.

$ Categories: Classes, Museum Events, Playgroups Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Main Library, Burlington

Reduce stress and improve focus while connecting with other families over coffee and cocoa. Practice mindfulness techniques and how to encourage positive behavior through stories and play. Each evening will end with a door prize!

RSVP Categories: Classes, Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, January 29

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

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

Saturday, February 1

Withrow Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Ever found toilet paper stuck to your shoe after leaving the restroom? Imagine how bears feel when this happens to them in the wilderness. Learn how to leave no trace while backpacking and enjoy a 3.5 mile hike. Bring a fully loaded backpack for spring conditioning. For ages 12 and up. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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Winton Woods/ Parky's Farm , Cincinnati

Jump into life in the early 1800’s- go to school, complete farm chores, play some pioneer games and get ready to dance your shoes off in this blast from the past. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Living History, Nature Ages: All ages

Caldwell Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Learn how to live off the land and learn how to make maple syrup this winter; discover what trees to tap, how to collect and cook the sap into syrup. 

RSVP Categories: Classes, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 2

Tuesday, February 4

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Jewish Discovery Center , Mason

Enjoy a fun morning with songs, crafts and a chance to meet other moms in the area. Spend quality time with your little one in a warm Jewish environment.

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Wednesday, February 5

BCPL Main Branch, Burlington

Children in grades 1 – 5 will explore a variety of hands-on science experiments.

RSVP Categories: Classes, Health and Safety, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

BCPL Hebron Branch, Burlington

Join meteorologist Jennifer Ketchmark to learn all about weather maps and experience working with a green screen!

Categories: Classes, Library Events, Nature, Science Ages: All ages

Thursday, February 6

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Toddlers are invited to explore the parts of their faces during this fun art program; kids can hear a story about funny faces, make a wacky portrait and investigate the faces within Taft paintings. 

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

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Covedale Branch , Cincinnati

Get ready for mindfulness and relaxation. Yoga instructor Brenda Zechmeister will visit the library to teach a beginners yoga class every Thursday in March. Please bring a yoga mat or beach towel, water and sweat towel if possible. This program is in partnership with Price Hill Will. 

Categories: Classes, Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Join the CAC 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 experiment with watercolor paints. All supplies will be provided by the CAC.

Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: Teens

Friday, February 7

Caldwell Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Homeschool kiddos ages 5 – 12 years old can learn all about maple sugaring with this fun program. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Nature, Science, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Saturday, February 8

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California Woods Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Girl scouts of all ages can learn the history and mystery of Ohio’s sweet maple syrup! Tap a maple tree, collect sap and learn how to turn it into maple syrup… then enjoy some tasty maple syrup along with some pancakes and sausage. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Living History, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Gorman Heritage Farm , Cincinnati

Join Pine Lane Soaps to learn all about the art of creating goats milk soap with a fun demonstration; participants will get to choose a scent to finish a bar of soap that they can take home! 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Crafts, Parents' Night Out Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Parents Only, Teens

Sunday, February 9

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Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Meet friends during this fun family program; there will be sensory stations, curated toys and more during this giant community play date! Hungry? Check out Fausto, the CAC’s new restaurant,  serving yummy morning bites and lovely lattes. 

Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Museum Events, Playgroups Ages: All ages

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