The Dailies

Friday, August 18

Westwood Branch Library, Cincinnati

Join us as 4C for Children presents Play & Learn to promote healthy development and learning. Play & Learn helps parents or relatives, friends and neighbors, who care for children from birth to age 5, that are not enrolled in preschool or child care a foundation for continued learning through school and life. During the… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Bonjour!  Learn simple French vocabulary through stories and songs. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Amphitheater, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Bring your roasting sticks and s’mores supplies to the fire, and enjoy a program with live animals, songs, stories and more.  

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

Grove Banquet and Event Center, Cincinnati

Take a musical tour of black women musicians who used music as a means of documenting and promoting the struggle for equality and social justice in America. Several freedom and protest songs will be experienced through live performance and storytelling of the various historical contexts that range from slavery, to the Civil Rights Movements, to the… Read more »

$$ Categories: Living History, Music Ages: All ages

Saturday, August 19

Happening thru:

Lebanon Mason & Monroe Railroad, Lebanon

All aboard!  Aspiring engineers and their families are invited to take a ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, Sir Topham Hatt and more favorite characters!  Trains depart at 9:45, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m., and 12, 12:45, 1:30, 2:15 and 3 p.m.  

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Washington Park, Cincinnati

Head to the park for this monthly gathering of local vendors, and check out all the offerings of this month’s special Kids’ Market!

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

The Book Farm, Inc., Blanchester

Celebrate the end of summer and the coming of fall with stories, activities, discounts on books, and a take-home surprise.  

Categories: Crafts, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnati

In 1840, war hero William Henry Harrison — of Cincinnati’s own North Bend — ran for president.  Senator Thomas Morris, a staunch opponent of slavery who lived in Heritage Village’s Elk Lick House in the early 1840s, supported Harrison after his own party rejected his anti-slavery views.  Come see both men speak at this election… Read more »

$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

Long Branch Farm & Trails, Goshen

Ages 4 – 6 and their grown-ups can spend the morning exploring the stream to look for critters and more. 

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Enjoy playtime specially designed for children with sensory sensitivities. Call Karen Harden at 342-2665 ext. 8143 for more information.

Categories: Library Events, Playgroups Ages: All ages

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Bring your little one to learn simple signs through stories and songs.  

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Barnes & Noble West Chester

In Nothing Rhymes with Orange by Adam Rex, Orange is feeling a little left out until Apple finds a way to save the day.  

Categories: Crafts, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Forest Run MetroPark, Hamilton

It’s the perfect time of year to look for butterflies — join a walk through some tall grasses to see what you can find!

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Seasongood Nature Center, Woodland Mound, Cincinnati

Discover what it takes to survive in nature and the relationships between animals within the food web.  

$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Blue Cocoon's Mommy and Me Play Cafe, Montgomery

Learn all about babywearing, including carriers, safety and more.  Then stick around for a deeper look at wearing your baby at 3:30 p.m. (Cost for 102 class is $10 per family.)

$ Categories: Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Elmwood Place Branch Library, Cincinnati

Celebrate all things Wizarding World for Albus Dumbledore’s Birthday! We’ll have spooky decor, coloring pages created by Hagrid, enchanting crafts, a Hogwarts house sorting ceremony, house team trivia with dastardly prizes, beastly board and card games, and wizardly snacks all while watching “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”. Witches and wizards of all… Read more »

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Caldwell Nature Center, Cincinnati

RSVP by Aug. 18. Enjoy the full moon and some Native American tales around a crackling campfire.

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

Sunday, August 20

Harbor, Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

Stop by to chat with the naturalist and discover objects to touch, learn a new fact, or meet an animal.  

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Timberlakes Program Shelter, Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

Get to know trees by their leaves, bark and buds.  

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Celebrate your favorite four-legged animal!  Make your own canine craft, visit the dogs in the Taft collection, and learn how animals are seen in another culture at the Art Cart.  Join SPCA Cincinnati at 2 p.m. for a presentation on how to be a good friend to any dog you meet and practice your skills… Read more »

Categories: Animal Encounters, Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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