The Dailies

Monday, June 18

Scheben Branch Library, Union

Children and their adults will practice mindfulness techniques and easy stretches as we move along with stories. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or clean towel.

Categories: Fitness, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library, Newport

We are getting active with musically inspired games and prizes today. Grades 1-5. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Read new books before they hit the shelves. Publishers and authors will receive your reviews.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Tuesday, June 19

Behringer Crawford Museum, Covington

Preschoolers and their grown-ups will enjoy a story and a craft all about summer’s sunny days. 

$$ Categories: Crafts, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Highfield Discovery Garden, Glenwood Gardens

Take a look at art inspired by nature, then paint your own masterpiece.  Programs held at 10:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tue – Sat, and 1 p.m. Sun, June 19 – 24. 

$$ Categories: Art, Nature Ages: All ages

Ellenwood Nature Barn, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

See live owls, dissect an owl pellet, and make a craft for a small fee. 

$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Do you love Disney music? Are the soundtracks of Moana or Frozen constantly playing in your head? Then join us for this fun Disney movie sing along. We will have some Disney crafts and activities and will spend the hour belting out our favorite Disney classics. Grades 1-5. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Lincoln Ridge Park

The Newport Aquarium’s WAVE on Wheels program will discuss the local freshwater ecosystem while kids can see and touch an endangered species, the lake sturgeon.  Learn about overfishing, stinkpot turtles and plenty more! 

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

Lincoln Ridge Park, Shelterhouse 3

It’s National Ocean Month, so bring the gang to explore the tides of summer — discover the local freshwater ecosystem and meet the lake sturgeon, an endangered species.  Then look at living fossils, learn about overfishing and more. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Thane Maynard, director of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, will discuss his new non-fiction book Saving Fiona: The Story of the World’s Most Famous Baby Hippo.

RSVP $$ Categories: Exhibits Ages: All ages

Wednesday, June 20

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

RSVP by June 18. Ages 5 – 6 will get some basic golf instruction in this small clinic.

RSVP $$ Categories: Sports Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Happening thru:

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Enjoy an interactive puppet show then become a friend of the barnyard and meet some live animals up close.

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

Middleton-Mills Park

Sunrock Farm will bring some barnyard animals to the park today for all ages to meet and enjoy. 

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

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton

Discover the creatures that lived in Ohio 450 million years ago during this hands-on program with the Butler Soil and Water Conservation District. 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Locust Dell Picnic Area, Winton Woods

Summertime is perfect for venturing to the ancient limestone creek to explore the geology and critters. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Contemporary Arts Center

Love to read and love art?  Join this new event for teens that combines art, books, music and more, starting with artist Firelei Baez’s vibrant watercolor portraits. 

Categories: Art, Library Events, Museum Events Ages: Teens

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library

Tired of old magazines collecting dust? Learn how to recycle those magazines into art. We’ll provide the magazines, canvases and glue all you need to bring is your creativity. Ages 11-18. No need to register.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Author Sabaa Tahir will present the latest book in the Ember Quartet, A Reaper at the Gates, for teens. 

Categories: Exhibits Ages: Teens

Thursday, June 21

Four Mile Creek MetroPark, Hamilton

Join MetroParks of Butler County on a creek adventure and learn what lives there. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Walton Community Park, Walton

The Boone County Public Library and Boone County Parks are teaming up this summer for stories and crafts in the great outdoors. 

Categories: Crafts, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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