The Dailies

Saturday, January 11

Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati

Artist Joomi Chung will inspire families to make their own image-map creations with flipbooks, stereoscopes, zoescopes and stop-motion techniques. 

RSVP $ Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Bicentennial Commons River Center, Middletown

Kick the year off with a mystery! Join MetroParks to find out who’s been out and about this winter while learning about animal signs and tracks! Make a fun craft to take home.

Categories: Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

Miami Whitewater Forest , Harrison

It sure is chilly outside, come learn how animals survive and thrive while creating an animal-like wilderness shelter. 

Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Summit Center , Cincinnati

Take a walk with a nature interpreter to find signs of animals and learn what happens to nature during winter.

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Shawnee Lookout/Miami Fort Trailhead , North Bend

Don’t let winter keep you indoors; join a Leave No Trace instructor on the trail to discover the 10 essentials for day hiking. Dress for the weather, bring water and a trail snack. For ages 12 and up. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Parents Only, Teens

Perfection Gymnastics

Drop the kiddos off and have a night out! Parents Night Out will be full of fun Frozen themed games, crafts and gymnastics along with cheese pizza for dinner. Must be 4 years or older and potty trained to attend. Walk-ins welcome based on availability.

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out, Playgroups Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Sunday, January 12

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Learn how a birds beak size and shape determines their diet through hands-on games and activities. Then make a bird buffet to share with the farm chickens. 

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

Sharon Woods , Cincinnati

Join in on the jamming as The Cincinnati Dulcimer Society plays sweet mountain music! 

Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Monday, January 13

Hyde Park Branch , Cincinnati

January 15th is National Bagel Day, celebrate by turning a bagel into a winter feast for outdoor beasts. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Tuesday, January 14

Hyde Park Branch , Cincinnati

Yoga for kids, presented by a kid! Come and meet Vivienne Konz who is a certified yoga teacher.

Categories: Classes, Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

Reading Branch , Reading

Construct and decorate a festive paper lantern just in time for the Chinese New Year. 

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

Elmwood Place Branch , Cincinnati

Get creative and get grooving; go to the library to create rain stick musical instruments. 

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

Happening thru:

Main Library, Burlington

Reduce stress and improve focus while connecting with other families over coffee and cocoa. Practice mindfulness techniques and how to encourage positive behavior through stories and play. Each evening will end with a door prize!

RSVP Categories: Classes, Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, January 15

Happening thru:

Winton Woods/ Parky's Farm, Cincinnati

Meet barnyard friends, see a puppet show, play in Parky’s Playbarn and enjoy a tasty snack! 

RSVP $$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

College Hill Branch , Cincinnati

Come one, come all! The Cincinnati Circus Company Magician will be performing extraordinary tricks at the library. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events Ages: All ages

West End Branch , Cincinnati

Explore the physics of motion while racing Hot Wheels with friends. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Thursday, January 16

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Brr, it is cold outside! How do animals survive in this winter weather? Learn all about migration, hibernation and toleration during this program through hands-on activities and crafts. Then enjoy a snack inside the beautiful Augspurger House. 

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

Miami Whitewater Forest/ Visitor Center , Harrison

You are lost in the woods with only a compass and a map, but wait how do you use a compass? Home-schoolers age 5-12 and their families are invited to learn the important skill of orienteering. 

$ Categories: Classes, Nature Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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