The Dailies

Friday, September 21

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Main Library BCPL

On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins pre-reading skills through storytime, songs, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 18 months- 2 1/2 years old. 

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

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Scheben Branch, Union

Young library users expand their love of literacy with stories, rhymes, and activities. For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

This guided 40 minute tour will explain the positive effects of visually stimulating artworks to developing minds. Baby will be mesmerized by the many masterpieces at the Cincinnati Art Museum! Visitors meet in the Schmiddlapp Gallery, and end the tour in the Rosenthal Education Center for a baby safe artmaking activity. 

RSVP Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

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Florence Branch

A storytime designed for children with sensory sensitivities. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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The Red Balloon Cafe + Play , Cincinnati

Purchase a kids meal after 4pm and your child can play for free at The Red Balloon Café + Play.

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

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Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati

With 9 stages of live entertainment, 9 bier gartens and fest tents, 200 menu items and 100 varieties of beer, Oktoberfest Zinzinnati is sure to make your weekend wonderful. Other highlights include the world’s largest chicken dance, the running of the wieners dachshund race and the 150 foot high observation wheel, SkyStar. Cincinnati Zoo &… Read more »

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

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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

Main Library BCPL, Burlington

Bring a white shirt, bandana, or pillowcase to tie dye. Add even more color by getting your face painted, and your hair sprayed a crazy color! We will end the part with an epic glow stick dance-off!!! For children in grades k-2. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Look into the eyes of a spider as you bust misconceptions about these important arachnids. Using flashlights, you will learn how to spot spider eye shine as you peer into the secret lives of spiders. For children 7 years old and up. 

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

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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

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Ak Pavilion , Middletown

Grab your lawn chair or blanket and join MetroParks for an evening in the parks for a FREE movie outdoors. Conservation related short films from the Wild & Scenic Film Festival will be shown at 8:00 pm, followed by the feature film at 8:30 pm.    9/21: The Jungle Book 9/28: A Bug’s Life

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

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Playhouse in the Park Marx Theatre, Cincinnati

Join Playhouse in the Park for a date night with this riveting, suspenseful stage adaption of Steven King’s Misery.    Intended for audiences ages 17 and up.  Runs through September 29th.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Saturday, September 22

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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

Fernbank Park

Part jogging, part picking up litter! Put on a pair of gloves, grab a bag, and get moving. Join us as we keep ourselves and our planet healthy. 

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

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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

Country Pumpkins Ky, Dry Ridge

Join us for our very first Chunkin’ Pumpkin 5k fun run at Country Pumpkins. You and your family will enjoy beautiful farm scenery, an up-close look at our cows, pumpkin patches and never-before-seen areas of our 250 acre farm while you run/walk! Cross the finish line and launch a pumpkin from our brand new pumpkin… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

This program is designed for families with children who have autism or other developmental disabilities to explore the museum in a comfortable environment. Families will be given a map indicating multisensory learning centers, which are led by specially trained docents. Be sure to stop by the Rosenthal Education Center to participate in an all-ability art… Read more »

Categories: Art, Museum Events 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

Governer Bebb Pioneer Village, Okeana

Celebrate the rich cultural history of Butler County as you explore Native American traditions like drum circles, and powwows, or learn how to play a traditional Native American game. Vendors will be on site, and tours will be given throughout the day at Pioneer Village. 

$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Living History, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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The Old West Festival, Williamsburg

Join period interpreters at the Old West town right in our own town! Kids can pan for gold, watch puppet shows, and take a covered wagon ride! The “big kids” will have fun too, at the saloon, and as they watch the gun fight reenactment at High Noon. The Old West Fest is fun for… Read more »

$$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

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