The Dailies

Friday, October 19

Happening thru:

Main Library BCPL

Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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Blue Manatee

The Blue Manatee tradition of great books, easy laughs, and sweet songs continues with this program for pint-sized book enthusiasts. For children ages 0-4 years old. 

Categories: Music, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

A fun introduction to language for your smallest ManaBabies! Ms. Andrea will be doing finger plays, rhymes, songs and bouncy time with our youngest customers. 

Categories: Classes, Music, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers

Enjoy weekly storytimes at Joseph Beth Booksellers, featuring interactive songs, beloved children’s books and more.

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

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Florence Branch BCPL

Stimulate you baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music. 

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

Greenhills Branch, Cincinnati

Learn fun music activities like song, movement, rhythm and instruments to use throughout the week with your preschoolers. These types of activities have been shown to enhance language and learning skills in young children.

Categories: Library Events, Music Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Scheben Branch

Join your toddler on the floor for some fun, and to boost their pre-reading skills! Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and activities with your 2.5-3.5 year old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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Farbach - Werner Nature Preserve / Ellenwood Nature Barn, Cincinnati

Let’s learn all about lovely fall leaves. Bring your little naturalist to have some fun with leaves including a craft, hike and more. 

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

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Florence Branch

A storytime designed for children with sensory sensitivities. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Main Branch , Cincinnati

Calling all musicians! Join local hip hop artists  Siri Imani, and Pxvce from Triiibe to create your own music. 

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

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Kings Island , Kings Mills

When the sun goes down, and the werewolves begin to howl, head to Kings Island for Halloween Haunt! With haunted attractions like Backwoods Bayou and Urgent Scare, and nightmare inducing rides like Banshee and The Beast, you are sure to hear terrified shrieks all night long! This is a frightful event that is open until… Read more »

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only, Teens

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Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnati

Encounter  a fortune teller, a witch, mad scientist and headless horseman or even walk through a haunted cemetery… if you dare. This slight-fright event, all set in a 19th century village, also features a wagon-ride, face painting and balloon animals.

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

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Country Pumpkins Ky, Dry Ridge

As the moon goes down, the pumpkins go up! During Country Fireside Nights you can enjoy a corn maze in the dark, a lantern-lit hayride, and 5 shots at the “Chunkin’ Pumpkin” pumpkin launcher! 

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

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Caldwell Nature Center

Walk through a pumpkin-lit trail and meet costumed characters from nature and history. This is a non-scary event best suited for ages 3-10. Hikes start at 7 p.m. with the last hike leaving at 8:30 p.m. Each hike lasts approximately 1 hour. Reservations begin September 1st.  

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Middleton-Mills Park

For one night only, horror lurks within the woods. This quarter-mile trail will be haunted by ghosts, goblins, witches and other frightful creatures. Be sure to sample some Bat’s Blood (punch) from the Ghostesses, before taking a hayride shuttle back to your vehicle. This spooky event is recommended for children 6 years old and up. 

$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, October 20

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Eva G. Farris Education Center at The Carnegie , Covington

Celebrate fall with the arts! Preschoolers will enjoy engaging with our favorite autumn-themed children’s books as they act out characters, dance, make up songs, and create works of art. The fall 2018 ArtStop Artist Series workshops will be taught by artists Jackie Smith and Sarah Rodriguez. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Music, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Newport on the Levee, Newport

Support our servicemen and women by walking or running this 5K. For each person to cross the finish line, $5 will be donated to the USO. Hang out after the race at Axis Alley for an after party. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Fitness, Fundraisers Ages: All ages

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Gorman Heritage Farm, Cincinnati

Enjoy a crisp fall day at Gorman Heritage Farm. Your family will love finding their way through the corn maze, meeting farm animals, cutting sunflowers ($1 per stem), taking a hayride and eating  delicious food from local food trucks.   

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Eva G. Farris Education Center at The Carnegie, Covington

Students will explore creating comic book strips, flip books, action figures, stop motion animation, and more in the 8 week course concentrating on superheroes. For children ages 7 – 12 years old. The fall 2018 ArtStop Artist Series workshops will be taught by Jackie Smith and Sarah Rodriguez.

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Classes Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Neusole Glassworks , Cincinnati

Looking for a truly unique way to celebrate the harvest season? Join professional glassblowers to create a pumpkin out of hot molten glass! For children ages 5 and up. Register a 30 minute  slot for each participant. Glass pumpkins will be ready for pickup in 7 days. 

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

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