The Dailies

Wednesday, August 7

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

Have a rockin’ good time learning about fossils and geology during this program for children 3 – 6 years old.  

Categories: Classes, Nature, Science Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Make a butterfly to glide and fly while learning all about monarch’s majestic migration.

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

North Central Branch Library , Cincinnati

Local artisan Carisa Bunten will teach teens how to create a nourishing lemon cuticle cream or healing anti-fungal oil to maintain and improve nail health. Then use colorful, natural micas and a predetermined polish base to make your very own nail polish

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Erlanger Branch, KCPL, Erlanger

Help Barbie have fun and not get hurt while creating rubber band bungee cords during this fun program. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Thursday, August 8

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Why do animals roll in the mud? Learn about mud through hands-on activities, a craft, live animal demonstrations and a visit from special guest Mrs. Lynn White from Butler Soil and Water Conservation District.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Classes, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Friday, August 9

Fairfield High School , Fairfield

Pick up a printed directory and browse over 80 organizations offering services and support to local families. There will be door prizes and free reusable bags for the first 300 attendees.

Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Erlanger Branch, KCPL, Erlanger

Save the day with a PJ Masks party celebrating Catboy, Owlette and Gekko. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

Teachers work hard to shape the minds of future generations. As a way to say thank you, educators will enjoy free admission to the Zoo with proper identification (see website for details) and 50% off admission for up to six family members at ticketing windows on August 9 – 11. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Miami Whitewater , Harrison

Turn trash into treasure with a little bit of creativity and a lot of glue. 

Categories: Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

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Rentschler Forest MetroPark , Hamilton

Slip, slide, climb and crawl through a mud obstacle course, enjoy a water slide, muddy pools, vendors and more. Ready to get down and dirty on the mud volleyball court?! Sign up a team for the 3rd annual mud volleyball tournament held at this year’s Mud Mania!

RSVP $ Categories: Fitness, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: All ages

Big Bone Lick State Park , Union

Learn all about the wonders of the sky with staff from Northern Kentucky University at Big Bone Lick State Park. Go on a Solar Journey at 12:30 p.m. using a specialized telescope for viewing the sun, then come back at 9:30 p.m. to Tour the Stars and see galaxies, stars, planets and the moon! 

Categories: Classes, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

From tiny microorganisms to the largests mammals on earth, there is a lot of diversity when it comes to aquatic wildlife! Take a look at the inner workings of the zoo’s largest water habitats and explore the animals that live in those. Learn all about wonderful water wildlife and the role it plays in helping… Read more »

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Classes, Exhibits, Nature, Science Ages: All ages

Joseph - Beth Booksellers , Cincinnati

Enjoy live jazz and swing standards while picking up some new reading material.

Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Sing songs, hear stories, meet some animal friends and so much more with this summer sendoff campfire. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, August 10

Voice of America MetroPark

Families can bring their bikes and helmets to the park for safety inspections at the 5th annual Bike and Safety Rally. 

Categories: Exhibits, Fitness, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Experience an immersive day rich with 1940’s fashion, music, dance lessons, a classic car show and so much more! 

$ Categories: Dance, Exhibits, Living History, Museum Events, Music Ages: All ages

The Phoenix, Cincinnati

Have a chef in the making at home? Sign them up for this relaxed, fun class where they will learn new cooking techniques from a professional chef. During class students will get hands – on experience with an Executive Chef whole baking a delicious pizza. After tasting the yummy dish, take home some dough to… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes Ages: All ages

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