The Dailies

Monday, May 6

U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati

Head to U.S. Bank Arena for an action-packed night of professional wrestling. WWE RAW superstars will have the crowd on their feet during matchups between Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins vs. Drew McIntyre and Baron Corbin and as women’s tag team champions Bayley and Sasha Banks Elias hit the ring. Don’t miss out on Monday… Read more »

$$ Categories: Sports Ages: All ages

Tuesday, May 7

Wednesday, May 8

Berhinger-Crawford Museum, Covington

Make (and keep) two or more types of slime; analyze the slime using the scientific method. The program is designed for students in grades two through five. 

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

Green Township Branch , Cincinnati

Gwen from the Hamilton County Soil & Water Conservation District will present Amazing Monarchs for children in grades 1 – 6. Come learn about these beautiful and important pollinators at the library! 

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

Harrison Branch , Harrison

Join the library and Dave Baker for some “piping hot” fun. Using PVC pipes and connectors, children 12 years old and under can build something fun! 

RSVP Categories: Classes, Crafts, Library Events, Playgroups Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

BCPL- Main Library , Burlington

No job’s too big, no pup’s too small! Celebrate the Paw Patrol with friends; play games, make crafts and enjoy a yummy snack.

Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Playgroups Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Golf Manor Municipal Building, Cincinnati

Learn the basics of backyard composting including how to balance a compost bin, what materials can be composted and some troubleshooting tips.   Hamilton County residents will receive a free kitchen collector, a “Simple Guide to Composting in Your Backyard” booklet and an “I Heart Compost” magnet.

RSVP Categories: Classes, Nature Ages: All ages

Kenton Library- Erlanger Branch, Erlanger

Take a break and spend time with friends decorating cupcakes, playing games and relaxing. This program is for children ages 7 – 13 years old and is limited to the first 40 participants. 

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

Thursday, May 9

Symmes Township Branch, Loveland

Homeschool families are welcome to participate in Lego challenges during this fun library program.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Glitter, rainbows and all things enchanting! Discuss the science behind rainbows and make a mystifying craft to take home. Chippie, BCM’s chipmunk mascot, introduces science to children 3 to 5 years old in this fun and educational monthly series, which incorporates S.T.E.A.M. elements and age-appropriate experiments!

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Museum Events, Playgroups, Science Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Oakley Branch , Cincinnati

Show mom some appreciation by creating a special handmade gift! This program is for children ages 3 – 12 year old. 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Mount Washington Branch , Cincinnati

Make a magical, miniature fairy garden or toad abode to take home. This program is for children in grades k – 6. 

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

Loveland Branch, Loveland

Learn “How-To” do just about everything! The second Thursday of the month, tweens ages 10 – 14 years old can learn a new skill or craft. This month, learn how to make a sugar scrub. 

Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Harrison Branch , Harrison

A crime has occurred and all of the Pokemon characters are suspects. Come collect clues and help solve the mystery- the first person to solve the crime will receive a prize! This program is for children in grades 6 – 12. 

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

Fairfield Community Arts Center, Fairfield

Make Mom or your favorite female role model a special treat for Mother’s Day. Note that this class may use food containing nuts.

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Chrisholm MetroPark Historic Farmstead , Trenton

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a visit to the farm! Create a craft, enjoy a snack and meet some of the furry and feathered farm animal moms.

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

UC Health Stadium, Florence

Take me out to the ballgame! Head to UC Health Stadium for the Florence Freedom’s first home game of the season. There will be a Homerun Derby pre-show featuring Cincinnati baseball stars Willy Mo Pena and Felipe Lopez. Come root, root, root for the home team as they take on the Lake Erie Crushers. VIP… Read more »

$ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: All ages

Friday, May 10

Happening thru:

Coney Island , Cincinnati

At the 50th Annual Appalachian Festival the family can enjoy demonstrations, dancing, music and crafts; festival-goers can even visit a living history Pioneer Village. There will also be delicious food like pulled pork, fried chicken, kettle corn and funnel cakes available for purchase- yum!  

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

Miami Whitewater , Harrison

Investigate the curious world of winged wonders, butterflies, with toddlers 2 – 4 years old. Explore using hands-on learning, story time, a craft and then go on a hike to find spring butterflies. 

$ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Don't Miss Out!

Sign up for our newsletter.

Best Bets for the Weekend | Editor's Picks | Contests & Giveaways

Our weekly newsletter – sent each Thursday – features our picks for the best events for the weekend, plus exclusive online content, and links to our online contests and giveaways.  You'll also find contests and giveaways that are for newsletter subscribers only!

Oh, and we don't share your information with anyone else!