The Dailies

Sunday, June 3

Salamander Run Preserve, Hamilton

Explore nature and a variety of habitats that make up the preserve. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Northern Hills Synagogue

Enjoy delicious Kosher BBQ brisket and chicken wings, along with plenty of fun activities, a bounce house, a ninja warrior obstacle course, mini-golf, a watermelon seed spitting contest, art exhibits and much more. 

Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

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Historic Cabin area, Shawnee Lookout

Take a step back in time and catch a glimpse of life in the 1800s in a visit to the cabin and schoolhouse. 

$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

Chrisholm MetroPark

Meet some different breeds of chickens, compare personalities, egg colors, sizes and coloration in this farm program. 

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

blue manatee children's bookstore

Kids can practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a furry friend from Therapy Pets of Greater Cincinnati. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Interact with “touchable” art objects at stations throughout the galleries. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Washington Park, Cincinnati

Head to the park for fun and games, along with a free art activity. 

Categories: Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Monday, June 4

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Krohn Conservatory

Stop by the Krohn for educational but fun games, ice cream, sidewalk chalk and sprinklers!

$ Categories: Exhibits, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Tuesday, June 5

Highfield Discovery Garden, Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

Are weeds really that bad?  Learn about dandelions and other misunderstood plants.  Programs held at 10:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tue – Sat, and 1 p.m. Sun, June 5 – 10. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Ellenwood Nature Barn, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Sssssee and learn about several of Ohio’s native snakes, then make a craft for a small fee. 

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

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Pottery Barn Kids

Stop by for a fun story time with Miss Eleni! 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Symmes Township Branch Library, Cincinnati

Enjoy a puppet variety show full of tall tales, hunting for gold, and even a funky dance break. 

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, June 6

Middleton-Mills Park

Join Mr. Cowpie and his Party Animals in today’s program that’s all about conservation, adaptation and fun.  Arrive early for some pre-program fun, and stick around for $1 snack lunches and post-program activities. 

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

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Red Balloon Cafe and Play, Cincinnati

Love the water tables, but hate all the water?  Stop by on Wednesdays in June for water free Wednesday when kids can play without the mess. 

$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: All ages

Winton Centre, Winton Woods

Bring ages 3 – 6 for a hike near the forest and field to explore what nature has to offer. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring your toddlers and preschoolers to the Rosenthal Education Center for a morning of art-theme stories, songs and sensory activities. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Visitor Center, Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

From beautiful butterflies to menacing mosquitoes, summer brings us an exciting array of interesting insects. Visitors can participate in games and activities and investigate local insects up close.

$$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Sharon Centre, Sharon Woods

Stop by to meet some animal ambassadors as they enjoy the outdoors. 

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

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Kennedy Heights Park

Enjoy free fun for the whole family, including live music, kid-friendly games and activities with the naturalist. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Wyoming Village Green

Join in for a night of fun on the Village Green!  Live music featured by Green Light Morning from 7 – 9 p.m., plus opening band Awkward Silence will perform on the lawn from 6 – 7 p.m.  Vendors include Kona Ice, POP-a-Dog, Larosa’s and Gabby’s, while parents can enjoy grown-up beverages and more! 

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

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