The Dailies

Sunday, July 28

French Park , Cincinnati

This is going to be a big party at French Park with HOKA and Saucony on site with demo shoes. There will be a 3 (1 loop) and 6 (2 loops) mile option to run and there will be great giveaways and a cookout after the run!

Categories: Fitness, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Monday, July 29

Happening thru:

Artsville, Cincinnati

Students will work with Frank O’Farrell, Director of Fouthwall Youth Studios and adjunct film professor at University of Cincinnati, learning film critique, story development, scriptwriting, production planning, shot blocking, script breakdown, location scout, editing, music and animation.  Cincinnati Academy of Performing Arts’ Film Production Camp is offered to students in grades 7-12. 

RSVP $$$ Categories: Classes, Dance, Music Ages: All ages

Bond Hill Branch Library, Cincinnati

Enjoy juggling and yo-yo tricks. Each participant will take home their very own yo-yo!

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Westwood Branch Library , Cincinnati

Join the library and the Cincinnati Zoo for a fun and interactive program highlighting the amazing adaptations and survival stories of three Zoo animal ambassadors. Learn about the important role each species plays and ways we can all become involved in protecting wildlife and wild places. During this program participants will have the opportunity to… Read more »

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

Tuesday, July 30

Cincinnati Nature Center , Milford

Be one with nature; preschoolers can hear songs and enjoy nature-themed books during this unique outdoor story time. 

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

Harrison Branch Library , Harrison

Join Shaker Farms Garden Club to learn about microgreens, sometimes called “vegetable confetti”. These colorful tiny plants pack a lot of nutrition in a very small package.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Nature Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Main Library , Cincinnati

Professor Flitwick invites you to attend a most special Charms Class – on the day before Harry Potter’s Birthday! We will be learning about the science of magnets, and making feathers fly. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

Have a lively time learning about lakes; there will be lake-themed games, activities, a photo op and live lake animals. A craft will be available for a small fee. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature Ages: All ages

Corryville Branch Library , Cincinnati

Learn about  and identify Cincinnati's unique fossils before making your own fossil cast with play-doh and plaster of Paris!

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Reading Branch Library , Reading

Video games are fun to play and even more fun to create.  Learn to draw characters and build worlds with pencil, paper, and imagination.  Ages 8-12 years.

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

Elmwood Place Branch Library, Cincinnati

Practice engineering skills and create a robotic hand. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Green Township Branch Library , Cincinnati

Teen reading buddies help share their love of reading with younger readers. Buddies will select books together and practice reading skills. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, July 31

, Glendale

Test out ASICS newest shoes during a demo run. All paces of runners welcome; a $25 gift card will be raffled off at the end of the run. 

Categories: Fitness, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Middleton-Mills Park

Learn about some of the animals of Africa and see their skulls. Lunches will be provided through the summer food service program for children in collaboration with Kenton County Schools. Adults can purchase lunch for $3.

Categories: Classes, Science Ages: All ages

Covington Branch, KCPL, Covington

Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with trivia, wand making, snacks and more; costumes are encouraged. 

Categories: Crafts, Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

Hyde Park Branch Library , Cincinnati

Jeff Nicholas entertains his audience with original illustrations, clever stories, humorous poems and out of this world “draw-along” characters.

RSVP Categories: Art, Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Kennedy Heights Park, Cincinnati

Feel summer vibes with a performance by The Sunburners and a visit from the WAVE Foundation. 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Thursday, August 1

Happening thru:

EnterTRAINment Junction

Engineers, chug on into EnterTRAINment Junction to celebrate everyone’s favorite locomotive, Thomas the Train! There will be Thomas-themed train layouts, videos, scavenger hunts, coloring and crafts. Enjoy the kids train ride and find a Thomas toy to take home; all Thomas & Friends merchandise is 15 – 50% off in the gift store.     

$ Categories: Exhibits Ages: All ages

Schmidlapp Event Lawn, Smale Park , Cincinnati

Get ready for a day full of fun at the park; enjoy live music by the Kid Beat Band, play lawn games, meet naturalists from Cincinnati Parks’ Explore Nature, watch a magician, stilt walking balloon artist, juggler and so much more.  

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

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!