Museum Events

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Tuesday, January 22

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Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Choo  choo ! Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains is pulling into its newly renovated home at Cincinnati Museum Center. Now, a new generation can celebrate one of Cincinnati’s most loved holiday traditions. Children of all ages will enjoy the whimsical train displays, hands-on components like playful snowmen you can play dress up with, and a… Read more »

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

Wednesday, January 23

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Duke Energy Children's Museum , Cincinnati

Hear a story and make friends at Story Tree Time Wednesdays at 11 a.m. in the Duke Energy Children’s Museum.  

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

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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, January 26

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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

Wednesday, January 30

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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

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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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Bring the whole family to the CAM for a fun and free day. There will be performances, artist demonstrations, storytelling, scavenger hunts, tours and hands-on art projects.  Be sure to visit each month for a new and exciting theme! 

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

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Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Cincinnati

Explore the museum then stop to shake your sillies out and boogie with friends at a fun dance party. 

$ Categories: Dance, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Sunday, February 3

KidSPACE at Duke Energy Children's Museum, Cincinnati

Make the perfect Valentine for a loved one during this beginners sewing class; create a small stuffed heart with a hidden message inside!

$$ Categories: Crafts, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Monday, February 4

Thursday, February 7

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Help bid farewell to the last of the FotoFocus exhibitions with art projects inspired by CAC artists. Stick around after the program for some kid friendly yoga. 

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

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Moo, baa and cock-a-doodle-doo! Browse the Taft’s collections for barnyard buddies during this program; then practice making animal sounds, hear a story about shapes at the farm and create an original farm-inspired artwork out of paper shapes.

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

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Breathe new life into thrift store art finds by dismantling, hacking and painting them.

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

Thursday, January 1

Duke Energy Children’s Museum , Cincinnati

Have you ever wondered what it was like to stay the night at the museum? Now is your chance! Play games, make a craft and have fun with friends. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Saturday, February 9

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Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Celebrate prehistoric pals, make dino discoveries and meet some of the newest, oldest residents of Dinosaur Hall. 

$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Join Amy Tuttle of Indigo Hippo and Stacy Sims of Mindful Music Moments/True Body Project for an exploration of mindfulness, creativity, and growth. Each month, explore a new character strength and ways to cultivate and embody that trait personally and creatively. This series of workshops will be family-friendly, hands-on, fun, and inspiring. Visitors should meet… Read more »

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

Thursday, February 14

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a fancy party in the UnMuseum. Party goers will make necklaces, paint canvas bags to hold Valentine’s cards and make cards for loved ones. Stick around after the program for some kid-friendly yoga. 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in a BIG way! Create jumbo Valentine’s cards and enjoy some delicious snacks.

Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

Friday, February 15

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Babies 0 – 2 years old will have their senses and developing minds stimulated with this free 40 minute tour. Reservation times available at 11 a.m, 2 and 3 p.m. Strollers are not recommended, so babies can experience the art.    Monthly Themes include: February 15 Furry Friends,   March 15 High Contrast,  April 19 Petite… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Art, Exhibits, Museum Events, Playgroups Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Saturday, February 16

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

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