Thursday, December 6

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Cold Spring Branch

Enjoy stories, songs, bouncy rhymes and toys while learning simple American Sign Language. 

Categories: Classes, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

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Newport Aquarium

Make memories by visiting the only underwater Santa in Greater Cincinnati. Scuba Santa has returned to the Aquarium for a holiday dive in an enchanted Water Wonderland, surrounded by lights and bubbles and even dancing.  Meet Scuba Santa one-on-one, or write your holiday wishes on a magic bubble and drop it in his mailbox.  Scuba… Read more »

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

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Blue Manatee, Cincinnati

The Blue Manatee tradition of great books, easy laughs, and sweet songs continues with this program for pint-sized book enthusiasts. For children ages 0-4 years old. 

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

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Scheben Branch, Union

Is your toddler a little bookworm? They will love singing, hearing stories, rhyming and playing during this library program. For ages 3.5- 5+ years old. 

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

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Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

The Behringer-Crawford Museum’s 27th annual train display will surely dazzle and delight your family with over 30 animated, guest-operated features and 250 feet of track rolling through busy cities and snowy countrysides.  Also on display is Wahoo’s Winter Wonderland, a kid-sized animated exhibit based on “The Holiday Adventures of Wiley Wahoo & Me”, the Dickens… Read more »

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

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EnterTRAINment Junction

Create memories that last a lifetime when you see the magic of the holidays at the world’s largest train display. Then take a journey to the North Pole to meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus! 

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

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Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

Continue a family tradition! Watch as trains chug past shimmering frozen landscapes and Cincinnati landmarks during Krohn Conservatory’s holiday show, A Crystal Holiday. Extended hours are available on some holiday nights, please visit Cincinnati Park’s website for more information. Presented by Scherzinger Termite and Pest Control

$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Museum Center , Cincinnati

Choo  choo ! Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains is pulling into its newly renovated home at Cincinnati Museum Center. Now, a new generation can celebrate one of Cincinnati’s most loved holiday traditions. Children of all ages will enjoy the whimsical train displays, hands-on components like playful snowmen you can play dress up with, and a… Read more »

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

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Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops has transformed into a magical winter village for it’s 10th annual Santa Wonderland. Children are welcome to test out Santa’s toys (like Lincoln logs building blocks, remote control trucks and more), make a craft (see website for details and times) and get a free photo with the jolly old elf himself!

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Cold Spring Branch

Get ready for preschool and kindergarten with a story, early literacy stations, crafts and more. 

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

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Glenwood Gardens/ Highfield Discovery Center

Plants are all around us, and we can enjoy them in winter! Discover what plants are evergreen and which are used as familiar holiday decorations. 

$ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

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Main Library BCPL, Burlington

On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins pre-reading skills through storytime, songs, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 18 months- 2 1/2 years old. 

Categories: Library Events Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years

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Taft Museum of Art , Cincinnati

The stockings are hung with care and the halls have all been decked; come celebrate the holidays with Taft’s annual display of antique ornaments, toys and decorations! 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Main Library, Burlington

Toddlers gobble up books like little bookworms! Bring them to the library to hear stories, sing songs, rhyme and play during this fun program. For children ages 3 1/2 to 5+ years old. 

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

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Covedale Branch Library

Join us  every Thursday for an all ages Beginning Yoga class with Yoga Instructor Brenda Zechmeister. If possible, please bring a yoga mat or beach towel, water and sweat towel to class. This yoga series is brought to you in partnership with Price Hill Will. No registration required.

Categories: Fitness, Library Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

The 36th Annual PNC Festival of Lights will once again transform the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden into a “Wild Wonderland”. Bask in the glow of 3 million LED lights, watch a Mad Cap black-light puppet show, ride the BB&T Toyland Express, search for fairies in Fairy Land, marvel at the spectacular Swan Lake show… Read more »

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Festivals and Fairs, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Smith Park, Middletown

Tis’ the season to be jolly. Enjoy twinkling holiday lights from the comfort of your car as you drive through this 100 acre park. Visit on Fridays and Saturdays from 7 – 9 p.m. to meet Santa! 

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Sharon Woods

Don’t miss this Cincinnati holiday tradition. Enjoy more than a mile of fantastic seasonal lights all from the warmth of your car. See more than 120 moving and standing figures depicting everything from Santa to the 12 Days or Christmas.   Friday- Sunday, head inside to the Sharon Centre for family-friendly entertainment with Santaland. Share… Read more »

$$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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Pyramid Hill

Be dazzled by thousands of holiday lights all from the comfort of your car. Pyramid Hill features 2 miles of festive lights in this drive through light display, including a new art installation by the creator of BLINK Cincinnati, Brave Berlin.

$$ Categories: Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

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