The Dailies

Monday, January 29

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Join a special story time in honor of author Rosemary Wells and hear some classic Max and Ruby stories. 

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

Walton Branch Library, Walton

Learn about the world’s coldest regions and their animals through stories, games, crafts and more. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Wednesday, January 31

Cincinnati Observatory Center, Cincinnati

Stop by on your way to work or school to check out a partial lunar eclipse — this is the second full moon in a calendar month, making it a Blue Moon Eclipse!

Categories: Science Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum

Bring your preschooler for interactive learning stations in the galleries, stories and a hands-on art project. 

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

We Olive & Wine Bar, Cincinnati

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RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Harbor, Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

Take a walk under the stars and separate fact from fiction when it comes to stories of the effects of the full moon. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Rentschler Forest MetroPark, Hamilton

The first three months of 2018 has two Blue Moons and even a Black Moon — take a hike to catch a glimpse!  RSVP requested, but walk-ins are welcome. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Thursday, February 1

Chrisholm MetroPark, Trenton

Learn how shadows change throughout the year by making a sun dial, then visit the farm animals. 

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

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blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Ages 2 and older are invited to join Miss Alicia for stories and fun, then stick around with the littlest readers for ManaBabies at 10:30 a.m.!

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

EnterTRAINment Junction

Thomas the Train rolls into the Junction for a month-long visit that includes Thomas-themed layouts, videos, scavenger hunts, coloring and crafts! 

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

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

The artist Glenn Kaino plays will illusion and shadow in his work.  Create shadow puppets, paint reflections and experiment with light boxes. 

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

Friday, February 2

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blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Bring your littles for stories and songs on the LePage Stage. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

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Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Ages 5 and younger are invited for stories, songs, favorite children’s books and more. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Bring ages 0 – 1 for a fun intro to Spanish with rhymes, songs, bouncy times and finger play. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months

Jewish Discovery Center

Enjoy a unique Shabbat experience for your family with a meal and a memorable program for all ages.  Registration requested, but walk-ins welcome. 

$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: All ages

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Haile Planetarium, Northern Kentucky University, Newport

Bring your preschoolers for fun planetarium shows this month, including One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (Feb. 2), and Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (Feb. 16 and 23). 

Categories: Science Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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BB&T Arena, Newport

Celebrate the 97th annual Syrian Shrine Circus with three rings of affordable, family fun that will thrill all ages.  Check out death-defying aerial acts, animal attractions, and the Shrine Circus clowns.  Plus, kids will have the opportunity to ride and pet different animals!  It’s all to benefit a great cause, so come one, come all!

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs Ages: All ages

Saturday, February 3

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Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Experience the process of producing liquid gold from maple sap — visit the evaporator, stop by the sugar house, and join a sap collecting hike at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 or 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and 1, 2, 3 p.m. on Sundays. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Music Hall

Mozart wrote his first symphony when he was only 8 years old.  Get to know Mozart and his music, including excerpts from Don Giovanni, The Marriage of Figaro, and more of his most famous works.  Be sure to check out the family fun zone, which opens at 9:30 a.m.!

$$ Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Barnes & Noble West Chester

The 14th book in author Brad Meltzer’s series Ordinary People Change the World, tells the story of Harriet Tubman’s pivotal role in the fight against slavery. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

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