The Dailies

Saturday, December 8

Cold Spring Branch

Guests from Paint and Bake will help you paint Christmas ornaments. The youngest of guests can even choose to make a hand print ornament. 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Greenhills Branch

Today is your chance to build your very own snowman… one that won’t melt away. Come make a clay pot snowman. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Happening thru:

Taft Theatre

After 1,000 years of faithful service, Santa Claus has decided to retire. But not all the elves in Santa’s Workshop are too thrilled about his chosen replacement. With the help of his tech-savvy daughter, Beatrice, website designer Nick is in for the adventure of his life as he prepares to take over the reins to… Read more »

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Music, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Wyoming Civic Center

  The City of Wyoming and the Junior Woman’s Club “Light Up Wyoming” will join together for a spectacular holiday event. Family and friends can join together for an exciting evening featuring horse drawn carriage rides with pick up points at the Village Green and at the Civic Center. Stop by Wyoming Avenue to visit… Read more »

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Contemporary Arts Center

Looking for a unique gift for someone special this holiday season? Browse handmade products crafted by local artisans at Market Bleu, held at the beautiful Contemporary Arts Center. 

Categories: Art, Parents' Night Out, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Sunday, December 9

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Winton Woods Mills Race Banquet Center

Start a new tradition with your family; enjoy a delicious lunch buffet and a visit from Santa! 

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

Krohn Conservatory

Celebrate the holidays in a Hawaiian style. There will be special crafts and free leis for the first 200 guests. 

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Sharon Woods Sharon Centre

The winter is a great time to learn about trees. Cadets Girl Scouts are invited to come learn about skyscrapers of the forest through hands-on activities and a hike. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Puzzle Pieces- A Sensory Sensation

Looking to create a festive handmade gift for someone you love? Join Star Glazers for a pottery painting fundraiser to benefit Building Blocks for Kids. 

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

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Grab your Hike for Your Health passport and get hiking with Roads Rivers and Trails staff. RRT is a local adventure outfitter whose knowledgeable and well – traveled staff will inspire you to achieve your outdoor goals.  

RSVP $ Categories: Fitness, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Clifton United Methodist Church

Enjoy a Zak Morgan concert that is both interactive and full of humorous wordplay. This fun for all ages performance is presented by the Clifton Cultural Arts Center and is followed by a festive reception. 

$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead

Explore ice during this week’s Show and Tell. How was it harvested in Butler County before refrigeration? Where did it come from? Fun hands-on activities and experiments along with snack and craft inside the beautiful, warm Augspurger House.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Museum Events, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Obsevatory

The streets of Mount Lookout are filled with holiday lights and merry carolers during the 43rd annual tradition Luminaria. Make your way to the Cincinnati Observatory for stargazing through the historic telescope (weather permitting).

Categories: Science, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monday, December 10

Carrico/ Fort Thomas Branch

Bells are ringing at the library! All of the games and crafts today feature jingle bells. 

Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Bond Hill Branch

Gingerbread men in gingerbread houses, beware! Teens will be making gingerbread zombies. Make sure you bite them, and not let them bite you. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

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Cold Spring Branch

Win prizes and play with local kids. 

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

Tuesday, December 11

Happening thru:

Winton Woods Parky's Farm

Help the farm animals celebrate the holidays. Sing carols to livestock as you tour the farm and make a craft. Includes playtime in Parky’s Playbarn. 

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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