Thursday, June 13

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Rockin' Jump Cincinnati, Groesbeck

Toddlers 6 years old and under can bounce and play the mornings away! This family friendly promotion is available Mon – Fri from 9 – 11 a.m. and Sat from 8 – 10 a.m. 

$$ Categories: Fitness, Playgroups Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Winton Woods Parky's Farm , Cincinnati

What’s your favorite farm animal? Take a farmyard tour and meet the animals to help you decide. RSVP two days in advance.

RSVP $$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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EnterTrainment Junction

Chugga chugga, choo choo! Chug on over to EnterTRAINment Junction to enjoy two popular outdoor train rides opening for the summer, the hand-cranked locomotives and the family train ride (weather permitting). Plus, visitors purchasing a special Do-It-All ticket through June 23 will get a free admission ticket to Coney Island’s classic rides. 

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Living History, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Scheben Branch, Union

Know a toddler bookworm? They will love singing, hearing stories, rhyming and playing during this library program. For ages 3 1/2 – 5+ years old. 

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

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Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Egyptologists of all ages will enjoy learning about the daily life of Egyptians during the time of Pharaohs. Step back in time with over 350 original artifacts (including some more than 4,500 years old), impressive scale models of cities and interactive hands-on components. 

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Museum Center- Duke Energy Children's Museum, Cincinnati

Little one’s can stop by the museum to create a masterpiece each week; young artists will have fun, make friends and develop fine motor skills. This program is available on Mondays and Thursdays with a new theme offered each week! 

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Museum Events Ages: 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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MetroParks of Butler County

What lives within local creeks? Join the MetroParks of Butler County and Butler Soil & Water Conservation District on Thursdays this summer to discover cool creek critters and fun fossils!    June 6 Rentschler Forest MetroPark Reigart Road Area        //   June 13 Rentschler Forest MetroPark Timberhill Area        //… Read more »

Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Boone County Parks

Beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week! //Thursday, June 6 Boone Woods, On Stage, 10 a.m., Boone Woods Park, 6000 Veterans Way, Burlington// //Thursday, June 13 Central Park, Shelter #1, 10 a.m.; Central Park, 9190 Camp Ernst Rd., Union// //Thursday, June 20 Walton Community Park, Shelter… Read more »

Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: All ages

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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

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers Crestview Hills Location, Crestview Hills

Bring the little ones to Joseph-Beth in Crestview Hills for a wonderful kids’ storytime (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.).

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Glenwood Gardens/Highfield Discovery Garden , Cincinnati

With flitting fairies and dazzling dragons, the garden is full of magic and allure! Discover a world of enchantment where nature tells the stories and children’s imaginations soar. Daily programs vary; programs offered all June long Tue – Sat at 10:45 a.m. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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Joseph - Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Joseph Beth Booksellers weekly storytimes occur every single day at 11 a.m.  These fun storytimes feature interactive songs, beloved children’s books and more. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Main Library BCPL, Burlington

On – the – floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins pre – reading skills with 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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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Art enthusiasts will be transported to the infamous Burning Man gathering with the exciting new exhibition. Installations featuring mutant art vehicles, costumes, films, jewelry and more will celebrate the innovation of the 70,000 creative minds who head to Black Rock City, Nevada each year. 

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

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Main Library BCPL, Burlington

Help little bookworms develop pre – reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For children ages 3 1/2 to 5+ years old. 

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

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Scheben Branch, Union

Cook up some fun! Register for each program separately. Week 1/June 6: Dragons Love Tacos, but don’t give them spicy salsa! Make a sweet salsa even dragons will love. Week 2/ June 13: Strega Nona’s magic pasta pot is boiling over! Make a pasta salad to help solve the problem. Week 3/ June 20: Just… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

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Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Teens, head to the CAC every Thursday for Young Adult Lab. Each week a different skill and project will be explored, check the CAC website for more information. This art – making program is free; all supplies and snacks will be provided. 

Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: Teens

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Dart Rush, Newport

Kids can bring their parents to Dart Rush for a rush of excitement. Each paying child 6 years old and up can bring one free parent for this fun and active bonding experience. 

$ Categories: Fitness, Sports Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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Newport Aquarium , Newport

Summer is for the sharks at Newport Aquarium. Walk through a tunnel surrounded by sharks, see a baby shark (doo doo doo doo), watch a dive show, bravely conquer Shark Bridge… and even pet sharks, too!

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Exhibits Ages: All ages

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Blue Manatee Literacy Project Bookstore , Cincinnati

Tuesdays and Thursdays, join the ManaTeam for a fun story time with friends. 

Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

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