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The Dailies

Saturday, April 1

Happening thru:

Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

The Krohn staff has created an amazing exhibit so that you can experience what it’s like to be a butterfly surrounded by towering fir trees, giant flowers, and islands of color.  Thousands of beautiful butterflies will live among the colorful hydrangeas, marvelous marigolds, and gorgeous celosia each day during the show.  Many varieties of butterflies… Read more »

$ Categories: Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

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Lakeside Presbyterian Church, Lakeside Park

The violin, French horn, and piano join with friends from Madcap Puppets to tell the story of Little Red Riding Hood through the music of Brahms.  

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

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

It’s a springtime tradition, as the Zoo transforms into a magnificent explosion of color with over a million daffodils, hyacinths, flower trees, tulips and more.  Be sure to mark your calendars for the Tunes & Blooms concerts held every Thursday evening  for FREE!  Zoo Blooms is on display through April 30.  

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

Kiddie Academy of Mason, Mason

Kiddie Academy of Mason (6202 Snider Road) and Kiddie Academy of West Chester (8178 Highland Pointe Dr.) will host an open house today that offers families a preview of their Summer CampVentures programs.  Ages 2 – 12 can get an idea of the fun in store for them this summer while parents get a sense… Read more »

Categories: Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Mary Helen Studio, Cincinnati

Pick a pattern for a fun spring or summer ensemble and get help with sewing it for yourself. Best suited for advanced students.

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts Ages: 9 – 12 Years

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Neusole Glassworks, Cincinnati

Make an Easter egg paperweight with help from professional glassblowers. For ages 5 – 6 and older. RSVP for a 30-minute slot between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. for each person.

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

Visitor Center, Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

Get your steps in while enjoying a 2.5-mile guided nature walk through a unique wetland habitat.  

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sharon Centre, Sharon Woods, Sharonville

Now is the time when the pond comes alive.  Bring the family to learn more about this unique habitat and search for some of the animals that call it home.  

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Kenwood Towne Centre, Cincinnati

Hop to it and get in a visit with the Easter Bunny — head to the web site before you go to reserve a spot in line and save yourself some time.  Hours are 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Mon – Sat and 12 – 6 p.m. Sun, through April 15; and 10 a.m. –… Read more »

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Rentschler Forest MetroPark, Hamilton

Easter has gone to the dogs! Bring your pooch for their very own egg hunt.  Hunts are divided by dogs’ size and will start at different times. Golden eggs have special prizes. Visit with the Easter Bunny for photo opportunity and shop with dog-friendly vendors and meet new friends from the rescue center.

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

Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Collect badges while viewing great art and be sure to check out some art-making stops, campfire stories, and enjoy a family-friendly musical performance.  

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Cancer Support Community, Cincinnati

Is there a loved one in your child’s life that has a cancer diagnosis? Have you wondered how to talk about it – what to say and what not to say? Get expert advice on explaining cancer to children at an age-appropriate level.

RSVP Categories: Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Meadow Links & Golf Academy, Winton Woods, Cincinnati

Take a tour of the nationally recognized Meadow Links & Golf Academy and see all the features the facility has to offer.  Learn about the variety of lesson programs, meet the staff and find out how they can assist you with your game.  

$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Stone Shelter, Mitchell Memorial Forest, Cleves

Meet and greet three live local owls at this drop-in program, where cameras and sketchpads are welcome! 

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

The Betts House, Cincinnati

Welcome back the popular exhibit, A Day in the Life: As the Betts Family Lived in the Mid-19th Century, with a kickoff reception.  The exhibit features what daily life was like during the 1850s and 1860s with brand-new materials and programs.  

$ Categories: Exhibits, Living History, Museum Events Ages: All ages

The Betts House, Cincinnati

Bring the family to learn about life in the mid-19th century, as it was lived in the historic Betts House.  An opening reception takes place today from 1 – 4 p.m., while the exhibit will remain on display through April, including special events on April 8, 15, 22 and 29.  

$ Categories: Exhibits, Living History Ages: All ages

Fifth Third Field, Dayton

It’s a rare game played between the Major League Reds and their collection of minor league prospects.  Check out former Dragons at the plate, from Joey Votto to Billy Hamilton, and get a look at all the talent in the Reds organization!

$$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati

Join a docent-led tour through the CAM with fun facts and activities, including “touchable” art objects.  

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Taft Theatre, Cincinnati

This is some serious monkey business! The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati presents this wild adventure featuring Tarzan as he struggles to navigate a jungle, thick with emotion as he discovers his animal upbringing clashing with his human instincts.

$$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

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DANCEFIX by HBDC, Cincinnati

Teens can enjoy an adult dance workout with original choreography and fun music that will really get the heart pumping.

$$ Categories: Dance, Fitness Ages: Teens