The Dailies

Wednesday, June 20

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

Contemporary Arts Center

Celebrate summer with sunny things — decorate sunglasses, design beach balls, and paint with mystery ink that only appears with the help of some warm, summer sun (or UV light bulbs)! 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Ages 6 and older will join Emily Hunt from Busy Being Kids Yoga for a variety of movement, mindfulness, art and craft activities.

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

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Join us and guests from the Kentucky Reptile Zoo as we meet some awesome reptiles and learn a little bit more about them. Grades 1-5. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Ault Park, Cincinnati

Dance to live music this summer at Ault Park and visit with a naturalist from Cincinnati Parks!

Categories: Music, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Newport Branch Library

We will break out some board games, books and movies. We have lots of games available, but feel free to bring your own game to share. We will have a craft area, a play area, and a movie area where we will be screening Wonder, which starts at 6 pm sharp. Families. Registration required as… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

Chrisholm MetroPark, Trenton

It’s the longest day of the year, so take advantage of it to learn about the solstice and meet with friends from MidPointe Library Book Mobile. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Springfield Township Civic Center, Cincinnati

Enjoy a live blues-rock performance from the award-winning Jay Jesse Johnson in an outdoor concert. 

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Creekside Stage, Boone Woods Park

Come out for a performance from Madcap Puppets that’s all about a mysteriously missing backpack where everyone is a suspect and it’s up to the audience to help determine the culprit. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Friday, June 22

Brentwood Bowl, Cincinnati

Be among the first to see the design for the mural being painted on Brentwood Bowl this summer.  Meet the artist and watch some demos from a professional skateboard artist, make an art project and enjoy some free pizza. 

Categories: Art, Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Lake Isabella

RSVP by June 18.  Join other families for a night under the stars! Sites available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Rapid Run Park, Cincinnati

Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy canoeing followed by a family-friendly movie as the sun sets.  Canoes, paddles, vests and instruction provided; children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Categories: Films, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Bring your sleeping bags and pillows, but don’t plan on using them for the annual lock-in at the Cold Spring Branch Library. Games will be played, food will be eaten and fun times will be had. Contests and prizes will be sure to keep you up all night, so don’t make any plans for Saturday…. Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Saturday, June 23

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Did you know the Nature Center had to re-route the Geology Trail due to erosion?  Check out the new trail and stop at the stream crossing to visit with a professional geologist. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Duke Energy Children's Museum, Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

The Duke Energy Children’s Museum turns 20 and you’re invited to a fun party with activities and demos, meet-and-greets with the staff, an exploration of exhibit updates and more. 

$$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: All ages

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