The Dailies

Thursday, October 5

Turfway Park, Florence

The prelude to the annual Bean Bash, this 5K takes place on the Turfy Park racetrack!  

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

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Begin your journey in creating your own unique space on the internet, or in video games such as Minecraft. Ages 11 & up. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: Teens

School for the Creative and Performing Arts, Cincinnati

YouTube sensation Joey Graceffa will discuss his new book, Elites of Eden, with Daniel Preda.   

$ Categories: Exhibits Ages: Teens

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Hit the trails at night and enjoy the full moon and natural history readings. Best for ages 8 and older.

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

Friday, October 6

Happening thru:

The Red Balloon Cafe+Play, Cincinnati

Join Miss Ana for a fun, engaging, hands-on Spanish play time where you and your family will be exposed to the Spanish language through song, play, toys and more.  

$$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Whitewater Valley Railroad, Grand Central Station, Connersville

Hop aboard the train and visit Metamora’s Canal Days Festival!  Enjoy a scenic ride, visit the historic town of Metamora, and enjoy some shopping and dining before your return to Connersville.  

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Living History Ages: All ages

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blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Babies will enjoy a fun intro to Spanish that includes finger plays, rhymes, songs and bouncy times.

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months

Harrison Branch Library, Harrison

Our youngest wiggleworms are invited to try out our sensory stations the first Friday of each month! We may get a little messy, but we’ll always have a lot of opportunity to Talk, Sing and Play with our little ones to support our Early Literacy skills. For babies and toddlers and their caregivers. 

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

Happening thru:

The Play Library, Cincinnati

Ages 2 – 3 can join Miss Ana for a fun and engaging play date that’s all in Spanish!

RSVP $$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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Ludlow Avenue, Clifton

Enjoy arts, crafts, live entertainment, a pet parade, a 5K run and more good fun in this annual fall festival.  

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

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Welcoming experienced and new players alike, we will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5e. If you don’t know how to make a character, we will have pre-generated characters for you to use. If you would like to make your own character, we will be making characters and leveling up from 6 to about 7 pm…. Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Florence Branch, Boone County Public Library, Florence

Join us after-hours to hear local stories and have hands-on experience with ghost hunting tools. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

FORGE at Hellmann Creative Center, Covington

Families are invited to make some slime to take home.

Categories: Crafts, Science Ages: All ages

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

RSVP by Oct. 4. Take an evening bike ride around the Shaker Trace Trail while the sun sets. Front/back lights and helmets required.

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

Main Library, Boone County Public Library

Carve pumpkins and perform an “oozing pumpkin” experiment, search through pumpkin guts for a scavenger hunt, make pumpkin slime, and eat a yummy snack. Registration encouraged.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years

Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Hamilton

The Lexington Children’s Theatre presents this spooky tale of schoolmaster Ichabod Crane, the lovely Katrina, and the mysterious Headless Horseman.  

$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Saturday, October 7

Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

Take a three-mile walk with friends and family to help raise awareness in the fight against Alzheimer’s.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Melrose YMCA, Cincinnati

Bring the gang for free hamburgers, hot dogs and snacks, along with face painting, health screenings, demo fitness classes, and a bounce house.  

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fitness, Health and Safety, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

La Casita Learning Center

Ages 5 and older will experience a full Spanish immersion with hands-on activities and music. Bring your lunch!

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Music Ages: 6 – 8 Years

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Warren County Armco Park, Lebanon

Celebrate the arrival of summer with a visit to the market to shop one-of-a-kind items from local vendors.  

Categories: Exhibits, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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