Museum Events

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Wednesday, January 22

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Cincinnati Fire Museum , Cincinnati

Pick up a scavenger card upon entry and search throughout the museum exhibits for important fire related artifacts; find all 12 items to win a fun, wintry prize. 

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

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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 23

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Cincinnati Museum Center- Duke Energy Children's Museum, Cincinnati

Little one’s can stop by the museum to create a masterpiece each week; young artists will have fun, make friends and develop fine motor skills. This program is available on Mondays and Thursdays with a new theme offered each week! 

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

Friday, January 24

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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

Saturday, January 25

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Explore the CAM in a comfortable environment! Be sure to pick up a map at the Visitor Center and discover docent-led sensory learning centers throughout the galleries, then stop by the REC for an all-abilities art making activity.

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

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Families will have a fun and frosty day during this festival! Create a snow painting, meet a real live penguin from the WAVE foundation (12 – 2 p.m.), participate in an indoor snowball fight, design a frozen crown and warm up with a tasty cup of hot cocoa with yummy toppings. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Watch as zany court jesters Winx and Jinx tell some hilariously twisted fairy tales including Hansel and Gretel, The Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Three Little Pigs.

$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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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

Tuesday, January 28

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Dream it and build it! Design a masterpiece for Lego Day. 

$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, January 29

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Preschoolers will love exploring the CAM to find interactive learning stations that feature storytelling and art making. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, All ages

Thursday, February 6

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Explore, learn and create art with a focus on shapes, lines and color. Stick around after the program for some kid friendly yoga. 

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

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

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

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

Tuesday, February 11

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Celebrate the women who contributed to the moon landings and the women who continue to make space history. Play, experiment and investigate how astronauts adapt to survive in space during their missions and honor the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. 

$ Categories: Museum Events, Science Ages: All ages

Thursday, February 13

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Celebrate Valentines Day at the CAC with a fancy party that includes heart themed art making and yummy breakfast snacks. Stick around after the program for some kid friendly yoga. 

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

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Teens can create jumbo cards, take a whack at a heart pinata and enjoy pizza at this anti-Valentines Celebration. 

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

Saturday, February 15

Blue Ash Recreation Center , Blue Ash

Families, get ready for summer with us! Browse over 50 booths of camps (both local and regional), explore hands-on activities, watch performances and enter to win prizes. Don’t miss out on this fun and informative event. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Animal Encounters, Art, Classes, Crafts, Dance, Museum Events, Music, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education, Parents' Night Out, Science, Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 16

Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

Science meets art during this Funday filled with hands on activities; bring the kids to Taft to create masterpieces at the Art Cart using erupting paint, then join Scientific Mayhem for an exhilarating show that will answer the age old question “Why is the sky blue?” at 2 p.m. 

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

Thursday, February 20

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Enjoy a fashion forward program inspired by Lindsay Whittle’s wearable UnMuseum mural. Stick around after the program for some kid friendly yoga. 

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

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