The Dailies

Thursday, December 26

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Observatory , Cincinnati

Children in grades K – 5 can learn all about space with fun activities, games and crafts.  Dec 26: Moon, Jr. Dec 27: Rockets, Jr.  Dec 30: Space Adventure  

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Museum Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Happy (almost) New Year’s! Stop by for a fabulous toddler-friendly New Year’s Bash filled with crafts and fun with friends. Kiddos will decorate party hats, create firework paintings and sip on some sparkly celebratory grape juice. Don’t miss out on the dramatic balloon drop and countdown to 11:00 am!

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Playgroups, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, All ages

Sharon Woods , Sharonville

Come see Holiday in Lights on foot! Enjoy the lights during this family fun night where the road will be closed to vehicle traffic. No coupons accepted during this event; however, free passes are accepted. Children 3 and under free; dogs on leashes welcome. 

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

Friday, December 27

Burnet Woods, Cincinnati

Bring on the snow! Campers can go exploring, play seasonal games, create crafts and relax with a story. It will be snow much fun. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

Put on a parka, grab some mittens and hit the trail; gather the family to try to decode a trailside mystery. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Behringer Crawford Museum, Covington

A live, kid-friendly folk music show featuring songs about trains, railroad legends, and locomotive lore performed by Jake Speed. Enjoy tunes like “Freight Train,” “Waiting for a Train” and “Railroad Bill.” Each child will receive a free harmonica and a lesson on how to make it chug like a train.

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages:

Saturday, December 28

Newport Branch - CCPL, Newport

Ring in the New Year with a NOON Year’s celebration filled with snacks, games, a countdown and balloon drop. 

Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Sharon Woods/ Sharon Centre , Sharonville

Create cool winter-themed crafts and take part in self-guided activities for the whole family. 

Categories: Crafts, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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U.S. Bank Arena , Cincinnati

Get ready to be wowed by 21 current world record holders as they perform amazing basketball tricks and stunts; stick around after the game for “The Fifth Quarter” where fans can meet Globetrotter stars for pictures and autographs.  

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Sports Ages: All ages

Sunday, December 29

The Square, Liberty Center

Come celebrate all things Chanukah with an amazing Zak Morgan concert, chocolate gelt drop, crafts, delicious hot latkes, crafts, prizes and so much more!!! 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Monday, December 30

LaBoiteaux Wood's Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Campers can wear their jammies and slippers, bring a pillow, blanket and stuffed animal for a cozy camp day. Activities will be all about hibernation with sleepy stories, crafts, games and more! 

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Storytimes Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Tuesday, December 31

Main Branch- BCPL, Burlington

Ring in the New Year a little early at the library; watch the ball drop and celebrate 2020 with crafts, face painting and a dance party.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Head to Cincinnati Museum Center to learn all about international New Year’s traditions and discover how people all across the globe celebrate when the clock strikes midnight on January 1st. 

Categories: Exhibits, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

Calling all party animals! Come ring in the New Year with the 10th annual Happy Zoo Year; enjoy a MadCap puppet show, see some amazing animals and cap the night off with an early New Years countdown and Rozzi’s firework show. 

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

Heritage Bank Center, Cincinnati

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Cincinnati Cyclones as they take on the Swamp Rabbits. Immediately following the game there will be an exciting indoor fireworks show to help ring in 2020! 

$$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: All ages

Sports Plus , Cincinnati

Kids 6 and up can bounce, climb and zip the night away at Sports Plus- no parents needed (unless they want to stay and play)! Included: 2 slices of pizza, drinks, snacks and lots of fun with friends during this exciting New Years Eve celebration.

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out, Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Wednesday, January 1

Rentschler Forest MetroPark , Hamilton

Learn the fun sport of orienteering with Orienteering Cincinnati, Inc.; various courses will be offered.

$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: All ages

Thursday, January 2

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Cincinnati Ballet Center , Cincinnati

Children ages 4 – 9 are welcome to ward off their winter blues with this fun camp. There will be 3 days of crafts, games and wintry tunes with friends. No formal dance experience is necessary for winter dance camp. 

RSVP $$$ Categories: Acting & Theater, Classes, Dance, Music, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

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Blue Manatee Literacy Project, Cincinnati

Bundles of joy can come to Blue Manatee for a special storytime just for infants up to 3 years old. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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EnterTrainment Junction

Celebrate the New Year with EnterTrainment Junction! Do-It-All tickets are available online for only $14.95.

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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