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Wednesday, January 16

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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

Thursday, January 17

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Whose tracks are these? Solve the mystery by completing a scavenger hunt all around the farm. Be sure to dress warm, as some of the footprints even went outside! This program will include a craft, live animal demonstration and a snack.  

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

Forest Park Branch

Add a little sass to your day with emoji flair pins made at the library. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Hyde Park Branch

January 20th is Penguin Awareness Day! Waddle into the library and celebrate this holiday a few days early by making your very own penguin snow globe.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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

Krohn Conservatory , Cincinnati

Celebrate the opening of the Spring 2019 Floral Show, Fabulous Foliage, with fairy festivities. Dress up like fairies to get a special gift from a fairy treasure chest, then enjoy fairy-themed activities and crafts. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Explore the Cincinnati Art Museum with the entire family. Weekend tours and art carts allow guests of all ages to interact with “touchable” art objects for a memorable hands-on experience.

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

Sunday, January 20

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Learn about the moon and the connection farmers have with it’s cycles through hands-on activities and a craft. Then enjoy a snack inside the beautiful Augspurger House and visit with the farm animals, too.

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

Tuesday, January 22

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 24

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

How do animals stay warm during winter on the farm? Explore feathers, fat and fur through fun hands-on activities, experiments and a craft. Then enjoy a snack inside the beautiful Augspurger House. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Newport Branch , Newport

“Do you want to build a snowman?” Bring the whole family to the library for a full night of Frozen fun. Watch the movie, sample snacks, create crafts and play games. There will even be a play area for the littlest Anna and Elsa enthusiasts. 

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

Saturday, January 26

Cincinnati Nature Center

The winter season often allows us to see birds that are difficult to spot during the rest of the year. Bundle up for a short morning bird hike followed by an indoor exploration of the bird observation window. Finish the day by making a take-home suet feeder to attract winter birds to your yard. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

, Cincinnati

Come and paint a colorful dragonfly on a wooden canvas board. You’ll go home with your own unique design using your choice of colors with the guidance of Anke Pietsch. A fun opportunity for ages 8 and up. This program is limited to 10 people.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Support Groups Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford

Bundle up and burn off some energy playing and crafting at the Cincy Nature Center. Stop in the Nature PlayScape for a cup of cider and some winter crafting fun. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Dance Etc. , Milford

Kids 3 – 6 years old are invited to visit with Rapunzel at Dance Etc for a super fun party. They will also learn a dance, tumble in the big gym and make a cute craft. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Dance Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Sunday, January 27

Krohn Conservatory , Cincinnati

Explore the many types of beautiful plants at the conservatory; pot up a a small foliage plant to add to your own “Krohn Grown” collection. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Nature 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

Thursday, January 31

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Come to Show and Tell on The Farm and “catch” the shadows. Explore how shadows change throughout the year by making a sundial, eating a snack, and visiting the farm animals.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Saturday, February 2

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

There is so much to do and see during this fun, free family event at the CAM. Explore and make discoveries while watching a performance, going on a scavenger hunt, hearing a story, taking a tour and making original artwork. 

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

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