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Monday, March 30

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Cincinnati

These full-day camps include a camp t-shirt, snacks (campers pack lunch), live animal encounters, games, hikes and so much more! Sign up for the wildest spring break ever!

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

Tuesday, March 31

Happening thru:

Joseph-Beth Booksellers , Crestview Hills

Sing songs, hear stories, make a craft and enjoy a tasty snack! Every Tuesday at 11 a.m.

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

Symmes Township Branch, Loveland

Join the Contemporary Arts Center for a special workshop designed specifically for homeschool families. Stop by the library to participate in hands-on art making, learn about contemporary artists and take home an extended learning sheet with tips and resources for building on what you’ve discovered.

Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, April 1

Happening thru:

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

Thursday, April 2

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Practice learning the parts of a home at the historic Taft house; kids will hear a themed story, do some exploring and create a paper bag house craft. 

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

Saturday, April 4

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Bring the family to the CAM for a fun, free day focusing on the theme “On the Table”; there will be performances, scavenger hunts, tours and hands-on art projects. Special preschool activities will be available from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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

Michael’s Craft Stores, Cincinnati

Hop over to your local Michael’s Craft Store to create something unique and beautiful for Easter; kiddos can decorate floral, felt sticker and hand stamped eggs, decorate cookies or make a bunny t-shirt (must purchase t-shirt). 

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

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Families can explore the CAM and enjoy hands-on-activities at an interactive art cart. 

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

Sunday, April 5

Happening thru:

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

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Through hands-on activities and a craft, learn about farm life while learning the letters of the alphabet. A snack will be provided. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

Monday, April 6

Main Library , Cincinnati

Join Erin Holland from the Taft Museum of Art in creating up-cycled sculptures. Enjoy art of all kinds, get a little messy and a lot creative with these hnds-on afternoons. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Children and teens are invited to visit the library to make tie dye art. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, April 7

Happening thru:

Lincoln Ridge Park , Independence

Celebrate the 50th anniversary Earth Day with KCPL and KCP&R; kids can enjoy activities related to trees, recycling, climate change and more through hands-on activities, crafts and games. 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Friday, April 10

Miami Whitewater , Harrison

Littles ones can learn how to save the Earth and become pint-sized conservationists; kiddos will enjoy a story and a recycling craft (for a small fee). 

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, All ages

Delhi Township Branch , Cincinnati

If the cold doesn’t bother you, head to the library for “Frozen” themed crafts and games for the whole family. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, April 14

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Time for Spring and flowers; children can visit the library to make flower pots using craft sticks and other provided materials. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, April 17

Fernbank Park , Cincinnati

Experience nature and make friends during Nature Pals, during this program kids can plant seeds, hear a story and create a craft (for a small fee).

Categories: Crafts, Nature, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Saturday, April 18

Greenhills Branch , Cincinnati

What a ribbet-ing day of toad-ally un-frog-ettable fun including crafts and stories! 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Sunday, April 19

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Abracadabra! Visit Taft for a magical afternoon; learn a few magic tricks, take home a magical craft and see a magic show featuring Brett Spears at 2 or 3 p.m. Visitors can even meet a rabbit and other barnyard friends from Honey Hill Farm at 2:30 p.m.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Abracadabra! Get ready for a magical day at the Taft; children can learn magic tricks to impress their friends, create magic themed crafts, see a magician Brett Sears (2 or 3 p.m.) and even meet some rabbits and their friends with Honey Hill Farm (2:30 p.m.). 

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

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