The Dailies

Sunday, May 27

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Interact with touchable art objects at stations throughout the CAM. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Local author Kate Hattemer will present her book Here Comes Trouble for ages 8 and older. 

Categories: Exhibits Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Main Library, Boone County Public Library

Practice reading to a certified therapy dog and have a barking good time! Call 342-BOOK to schedule your 15-minute time slot.

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Monday, May 28

The Banks, Downtown Cincinnati

Fight hunger in our community by joining this walk and 5K run to support the Freestore Foodbank’s community partner agencies like food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, eldercare and childcare facilities, community centers and more.  (Online registration closes on May 25 at 2 p.m.)

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

All active military and veterans get free admission today. 

$ Categories: Exhibits Ages: All ages

Boathouse, Lake Isabella, Cincinnati

Catch the mystery fish! Prizes are awarded in three age groups to each kid who weighs in a fish closest to the mystery weight. Every kid who catches a fish will receive a trophy. Any species can be weighed, and live bait is permitted. For ages 15 and younger.

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Veterans Memorial Park, Fairfield

Today’s parade features veterans groups, military units, the Fairfield High School Marching Band, community groups, the Fairfield Police Department, and Fairfield Fire and Paramedic units. 

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

Evanston Recreation Center

Join area schools, dance teams, bands, youth groups, businesses, churches and some candidates for public office at this annual parade to celebrate Memorial Day.  Parade begins and ends at the Evanston Recreation Center, where families are invited to stay and visit with information tables and enjoy some fun activities. 

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

Playground, Fernbank Park, Cincinnati

Meet some animals native to the area and learn about their changes, big and small, over the years. 

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

Tuesday, May 29

Happening thru:

Highfield Discovery Garden, Glenwood Gardens

Explore reptiles’ unique characteristics and the role they play in the garden and in nature.  Programs held at 10:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tue – Sat, and 1 p.m. Sun, May 29 – June 3. 

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

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Discover a whole new world with the hit Broadway musical featuring a tale of beauty, magic, and comedy, all summed up in one lamp and three wishes.  Performances run through June 10, please visit web site for a complete schedule.  (Photo by Deen van Meer)

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Music Ages: All ages

Wednesday, May 30

Middleton-Mills Park

Meet the African Penguins from the Newport Aquarium and the WAVE Foundation today.  Be sure to arrive early for pre- and post-program activities. 

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

Cincinnati Art Museum

Preschoolers and their parents will enjoy learning stations in the galleries, storytellers and an art project that’s all about music and noise. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events, Music Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

Wear your PJs and visit the butterflies after hours for activities, crafts and snacks. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Exhibits Ages: All ages

Burnet Woods Bandstand, Cincinnati

Join the first of this ten-week summer concert series — tonight includes a performance from The Comet Bluegrass All-Stars, plus food vendors, art activiites for kids, and more. 

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

Thursday, May 31

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Celebrate National Donut Day by painting giant cardboard donuts, building donut sculptures, and of course, eating donuts! 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Chrisholm MetroPark, Trenton

Explore entomophagy and see who eats insects on the farms. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cancer Support Community, Cincinnati

Celebrate Mother’s Day with us!  Bring your mom, your daughter, your grandmother or granddaughter(s) to this family friendly dinner.

RSVP Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Friday, June 1

River Hill Pond, Mitchell Memorial Forest

Stop by to fish for as long as you wish — the pond will be stocked thanks to a donation from the CMAC Memorial Fund in memory of avid angler Chris Macarthy.  For ages 12 and younger. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Greater Cincinnati Neighborhoods

Check the schedule for qualifying games so that you can participate in the upcoming Cincinnati Neighborhood Games coming in July, where local neighborhoods compete against each other in fun challenges for medals, bragging rights, and plenty of goodwill. 

Categories: Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: All ages

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