The Dailies

Wednesday, August 29

Main Library, Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County, Cincinnati

Join Youth Advocating for Youth! Learn how to navigate life’s challenges and help make the Library a supportive place in a welcoming, non-judgemental environment. Youth Advocating for Youth! YAY is a supportive, non-judgmental teen group that welcomes and celebrates all teens. Activities will include learning stress-management techniques, team building, outside presenters, book and media discussions,… Read more »

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Cooper Creek Event Center

Help honor four seniors in this benefit that supports Pro Seniors, a group that helps seniors resolve their legal and long-term care issues.

RSVP $$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: All ages

Thursday, August 30

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Lots of leftover materials from this summer’s Thursday Art Play means you can get creative and make your own unique work of art. 

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

Newport Branch Library, Newport

Do you love anime? Have you shipped everyone? Do you want to talk about anime with other teens who love it as much as you? Today is your day. We’ll watch anime, eat Pocky, maybe we’ll make a craft or color pictures and talk about all things anime. Ages 12-19. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Stop by and punch out some wearable designs with help from a button making machine. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: Teens

Chrisholm MetroPark, Trenton

Learn who tastes food with their feet, then explore the gardens and meet some farm animals. 

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

Florence Branch Library

  Come dressed in your best for stories and treats with your favorite princesses, with a special appearance by a princess who lives under the sea. Please register.  

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Friday, August 31

Springfield Township Civic Center Fire Station, Cincinnati

Enjoy some live music with Matt Waters and pick up lunch from Carbonara’s food truck for a relaxing afternoon. 

Categories: Music Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum

Celebrate the special exhibit Make Way For Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey with a free bounce house, live music from Jake Speed and the Freddies, visits with Cincinnati’s favorite mascots, tasty treats and access to the CAM after hours. 

Categories: Art, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Florence Branch Library, Florence

Want to hang out after the Library closes? Now is your chance. Pizza, games, and more!

Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Anderson Branch Library, Cincinnati

Come join us for a special after hours program for families with special needs. This open house event is designed to provide an opportunity for a low stress visit to the Library to explore the collection, activities and educational resources. No registration required. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP by Aug. 7. Get some kayaking pointers before heading out to enjoy the lake. For ages 8 and older, children must be accompanied by an adult on the water.

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

Saturday, September 1

Main Branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

STEM Girls University is a program designed to introduce STEM Girls participants to STEM concepts through in-depth discussion and activities featuring women in science.

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

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The Old West Festival, Williamsburg

Join period interpreters at the Old West town right in our own town! Kids can pan for gold, watch puppet shows, and take a covered wagon ride! The “big kids” will have fun too, at the saloon, and as they watch the gun fight reenactment at High Noon. The Old West Fest is fun for… Read more »

$$ Categories: Living History Ages: All ages

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Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

Join Blue Manatee for a class that will be music to your ears! As you listen to classic rock and play games, your child will learn all about rhythm, song structure, and melody! For children 3-5 years old. 

Categories: Dance, Music Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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EnterTRAINment Junction

Join us for our celebration of Thomas the Train with Thomas-themed train layouts, videos, scavenger hunt, coloring and crafts. Enjoy our kid’s train ride PLUS  all Thomas & Friends merchandise is 15%-50% off!    

$ Categories: Exhibits Ages: All ages

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Main Branch , Cincinnati

Bring the whole family for this fun, interactive storytime where you hear stories, sing songs, and play! 

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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Ohio Renaissance Festival , Harveysburg

Watch the Queen’s Parade as you gnaw on a turkey leg! Take your family back to medieval times for games, rides, shopping, and shows.    Themed weekends:  9/1-9/3 Friends and Family Weekend BOGO free tickets  9/8- 9/9 Time travelers weekend  9/15-9/16 Pirates weekend 9/22-9/23 Fantasy weekend 9/29-9/30 Feast of fools  10/6-10/7 Highland weekend 10/13-10/14 Barbarian… Read more »

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

Sharon Woods , Cincinnati

Take steps to become a better you, and learn health tips from a local doctor along the way! Enjoy scenic views on this one mile, creek-side path. 

Categories: Fitness, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Gather a few of your wizard and witch friends to find the hidden Horcrux at Joseph-Beth!  Navigate your way through puzzles and challenges to take down the dreaded He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named! Call ahead to register,  

RSVP $ Categories: Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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