The Dailies

Thursday, July 25

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead , Trenton

Green thumbed kiddos can plant a new grass-headed friend, create a craft, feed farm friends and even enjoy a snack of their own. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Playgroups Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Fernbank Park, Cincinnati

Act like an animal! Jump, skip, hop and crawl through an obstacle course and afterwards, meet some animal ambassadors. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

Friday, July 26

Rentschler Forest MetroPark Reigart Road Area , Hamilton

Enjoy exploring the trails with MetroParks of Butler County, Butler Soil and Water Conservation District and Ohio State University Extension. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cancer Support Community , Cincinnati

Come and paint a colorful dragonfly on a wooden board canvas.  Go home with a unique design using custom colors with the guidance of Anke Pietsch.  A fun opportunity for ages 8 and up.  This program is limited to 10 people.

RSVP Categories: Classes, Crafts, Support Groups Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Sharonville Branch Library , Cincinnati

Take a 60-min self-defense workshop for tweens! Instructors from Cincinnati Quest Martial Arts will present a series of fun activities that teach boundary setting, verbal skills, how to get to safety, as well as some simple, but effective skills.

Categories: Fitness, Health and Safety, Library Events Ages: Teens

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P + G Stage at Sawyer Point , Cincinnati

Have a rockin’ good time enjoying a free concert with the family. See website for lineup. 

Categories: Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Walton Branch, BCPL, Walton

Plan a getaway without ever leaving the library; families can “travel” to New York City, the Grand Canyon, Lexington and Benton Farms to meet the mini-horse. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: All ages

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Norwood Branch Library , Cincinnati

Families with special needs can enjoy an after-hours, low-stress visit to the library; they can explore the collection and participate in fun activities together. 

Categories: Library Events, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Saturday, July 27

Liberty Center Branch

Go on an intergalactic adventure at the library; join Wump Mucket Puppets and enjoy a tale of an alien princess on a journey to discover her superpowers.

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnati

Escape the Village hosted by Heritage Village Museum in Sharonville is a new escape room challenge! Challenges will be held at noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m. 

$$ Categories: Museum Events, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Otto Armleder, Dog Park entrance , Cincinnati

Bring the family pooch to the park to create some one of a kind artwork, even learn about some of Ohio’s wild canines while painting. 

Categories: Crafts, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Explore how bodies can be works of art during this Family Festival; become a beautiful rainbow covered canvas with kid-friendly body paint and colorful (washable) hair spray.  

Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Oakley Branch Library , Cincinnati

Celebrate Sports Week with the Cincinnati Reds! Enjoy fun activities while you visit with Rosie Red. All ages welcome.

Categories: Library Events, Sports Ages: All ages

Forest Park Branch Library , Cincinnati

Get up close and personal with the creatures that make up Earth’s largest group of animals. See and touch live insects and mounted insect specimens from across the globe. Stations will be set up from 2-4pm.

Categories: Animal Encounters, Exhibits, Library Events, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Sharon Woods, Sharonville

Go on an adventure at night; explore the trails after the sun goes down and learn about the animals who call the park home. 

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, July 28

Sharon Woods, Sharonville

Slimy, scaly and simply superb- come see, touch and learn all about some of Ohio’s fish. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

Gather rocks or fossils to show off or swap, then try hands-on games and activities.

Categories: Crafts, Nature, Science Ages: All ages

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Explore L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters with the family while making lasting memories during this interactive experience. Discover how color printing changed poster design and experiment with hues while personalizing and coloring a printed image from the exhibition. Kids can plan out their own advertisement using their favorite stuffed animal and draw faces just… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead, Trenton

Hand-crank a special sweet snack to eat during this tasty Show and Tell on the Farm; then visit farm animals, create a craft and have lots of fun with friends. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Indian Creek MetroPark, Pioneer Church Area , Oxford

Relax and enjoy a majestic mountain music jam or bring an instrument and play along with the wonderful Waldrons! 

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

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