The Dailies

Friday, August 17

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library, Newport

All levels of experience welcomed as we play Dungeons & Dragons 5e. If you would like to create a character, please arrive 15 minutes early. Ages 11-19. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

City of Fort Thomas , Fort Thomas

Join us for an art walk through town, featuring the work of over 40 artists, food trucks and a kid zone located in Fort Thomas Central’s lot.

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

Amphitheater, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

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

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

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Ages 6 and older with an adult will meet a live bat up close and personal as they learn the myths behind these mysterious creatures.  Then use high-tech equipment to listen for bats as they search for food. 

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Blue Ash Towne Square, Blue Ash

Enjoy the sounds of summer with The Company Stores (Aug. 3), The Remains (Aug. 10), 90 Proof Twang (Aug. 17), and Forever Diamond (Aut. 24). 

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Rockin' Jump Cincinnati, Groesbeck

Ages 11 – 17 are invited for fitness and fun with friends. 

$$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, August 18

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Rockin' Jump Cincinnati, Groesbeck

Ages 6 and younger can expend all their energy with some fun jump time. 

$$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

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Lebanon Mason Monroe Railroad, Lebanon

Aspiring engineers and their families can enjoy a ride with the storybook engine, Thomas the Tank, in a 25-minute train ride to an event site full of children’s activities, including a straw bale maze, bounce castles, model train displays, balloon artists, character visits and more. 

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Jewish Discovery Center, Mason

Join our “User-Friendly,” Shabbat Day Minyan Services at 9:30 am. Featuring Warm and Inspirational Service in Hebrew and English, Singing and Dancing, “Pray and Play Jr. Congregation” Children’s Program, Inspirational Sermon, Kiddush-Delicious Shabbat Lunch

Categories: Playgroups Ages: All ages

Washington Park, Cincinnati

Head to the park for this monthly market featuring local vendors and craftsmen, along with a special Kids’ Market in August! 

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

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Sharonville Convention Center, Cincinnati

Meet area rescue and shelter animals that are looking for their new forever home — hundreds of adoptable dogs, cats, puppies, kittens and other small animals will be brought together in a festive environment complete with raffle prizes, vendor booths, kids’ activities and more. 

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters Ages: All ages

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Winton Woods Riding Center, Winton Woods, Cincinnati

The Special Olympics Ohio (SOOH) State Equestrian Competition returns for its annual event at the Winton Woods Riding Center. This competitive horseback riding event is for equestrian athletes to showcase their hard-earned skills. Come cheer on athletes from around the state!

$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Forest Run MetroPark, Hamilton

Join a hunt for butterflies and their predators as you explore some tall grassy areas in the park. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

blue manatee children's bookstore

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

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Harrison Branch Library

Boost your child’s brain by helping them build connections using their senses as they explore stations and develop fine and gross motor skills.  Join us as we Talk, Sing, Play and build skills for Reading and Writing.  For children birth to 36 months.  No registration required.  Also at the Blue Ash Branch on Aug. 13… Read more »

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

Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

Bring your little one to learn simple signs through songs and stories with Ms. Alison! 

Categories: Classes, Music, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Bring your young animal lovers to celebrate the health and wellness of your four-legged family members. 

$$ Categories: Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

England Idlewild Park, Burlington

This bike festival hosts a mixture of different racing styles, local musicians and artists, and food trucks! 

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

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

All ages are invited to this workshop to look at Make Way for Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey and learn how to make your own charming illustrations.

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Elmwood Place Branch Library, Cincinnati

Comic and Pop Culture-related crafting, gaming, and trivia while watching a PG-movie plus a workshop on how to draw Black Panther by Kevin Marion! There will be free comic books, snacks, and drinks available to participants. Costume and themed attire aren’t required but are encouraged. Invite your family and friends. Bring a game or play… Read more »

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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