The Dailies

Saturday, November 17

Cincinnati Museum Center, Banfield Pet Hospital

Meet local therapy dogs and receive a stethoscope to use on your pets at home during this fun and educational Pet Academy Program at the Banfield Pet Hospital. 

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

Scheben Branch

Don’t come dressy- you are going to get messy! Create holiday decorations to make your home sparkle and shine.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Krohn Conservatory

Join Chef Ursula and sample some of her fun new holiday appetizers and treats. She will be sharing recipes so you can try your hand at making these for your next holiday gathering. 

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Krohn Conservatory

Wear your best or silliest holiday attire as you visit Krohn Conservatory. Awards will be given for the most creative and most silly costume. Nickolas Viltrakis will be on site to take professional photos of you and your family- they will be sent to you in a follow up email.  

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Choose your own pre – harvested honeysuckle branch and craft it into a customized hiking stick. Use hand tools to cut, smooth and work the stick. Add embellishments like brass tacks, then cut and add your own leather lanyard. 

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

Pleasant Ridge Branch

Enjoy learning how to create a festive fun treat with friends. Join the library to make a miniature turkey out of cookies and candy!

Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Dance Etc.

Your 3-8 year old will enjoy this fun Frozen-themed dance party complete with a visit from Elsa. The attendees will enjoy time in the gym on the fun obstacle courses and inflatable and learn a dance with Elsa. To finish, they will make a craft and get a picture with Elsa.

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

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

The 36th Annual PNC Festival of Lights will once again transform the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden into a “Wild Wonderland”. Bask in the glow of 3 million LED lights, watch a Mad Cap black-light puppet show, ride the BB&T Toyland Express, search for fairies in Fairy Land, marvel at the spectacular Swan Lake show… Read more »

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

Perfection Gymnastics

Parents, need a night out? Drop the kids off for a night filled with crafts, games, and a movie! Cheese pizza dinner included! Ages 4-18 are welcome to come!

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out, Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Cincinnati Observatory

Do you think that space rocks? Join the Cincinnati Observatory to learn more about meteorites and hold rocks from the Moon. You can even adopt a meteorite from the gift store! 

$ Categories: Science Ages: All ages

St. Peter in Chains Cathedral

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra collaborates with the St. Peter in Chains Choir for a powerful premiere and illuminating depiction of the Stations of the Cross. Program includes  Jennifer Higdon’s “Blue Cathedral” and the North American premiere of Via Crucis by  Pawel Lukaszewski.

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Governor Bebb MetroPark

The Leonid Meteor Shower is here! It’s been about 30 years since this meteor shower has been witnessed. Explore the stars and enjoy sensory activities. Bring a blanket or chair to view this extraordinary sight. Pre-registration required by 11/16/18.

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

Sunday, November 18

Krohn Conservatory

Join Horticulturist and Krohn “Queen Bee” Andrew Schepmann to learn about the ginger plants of Krohn. Learn about what the experts at Krohn do to cultivate these beautiful plants and take home a stater plant to practice growing. 

$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Learn to make fire with flint and steel in this hands-on class. Gain understanding of fire safety, preparing natural tinder and flint, strike sparks and how to keep a fire going. Hot snacks will be cooked and served. 

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

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead

What kinds of machines help us on the farm? Find out through fun activities, craft and a snack. Don’t forget to visit the beautiful Augspurger House, climb on the natural playscape, and feed the animals, too! 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Museum Center, KidSPACE

Pull your own screen print designed by Able Projects with the art of Charley Harper. 

$$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Monday, November 19

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch

Join your tiny tots on the floor for stories, songs, and playtime to develop their pre-reading skills. For children ages 18 months to 2 1/2 years old. 

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

Happening thru:

Main Library

Join your toddler as they develop pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 2.5-3.5 years old. 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years

Happening thru:

Main Library

Stop by the Teen Scene to play video games, and enjoy some snacks! 

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

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