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Once Upon a Child’s Bucks 4 Bottoms

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On Saturday, February 24, Once Upon a Child is hosting their annual Bucks 4 Bottoms Diaper Drive in both Cincinnati and Dayton. If you donate 10 or more diapers you’ll get $5 back in Baby Bucks! All of the donated diapers will be donated to Hannah’s Treasure Chest in Dayton and Sweet Cheeks Diaper Bank… Read more »

MUDSLINGING ABOUT GUNSLINGERS

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A student was shot at my daughter’s school when she was a freshman. It took place between classes and my daughter was close enough to hear the gunshots and to be trampled by students running and screaming. The panic. The lockdown. The search. Armed police officers went room-to-room with loaded guns pointed towards students. My… Read more »

It’s a Play Party!

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Head to the Contemporary Arts Center (44 East Sixth St.) on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 12 – 3 p.m. to celebrate the UnMuseum’s newest installation, Please Play! Designed by educator Leslie Kochanowski, the installation invites visitors to create and collaborate using re-purposed materials. Families will play and make musical instruments using recycled objects throughout the… Read more »

Indoor Skydiving Coming to Liberty Center

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Adrenaline junkies can delight in the news that iFLY, an indoor skydiving experience, is coming to Liberty Center later this year. Adventurers as young as 3 will be ale to experience a vertical wind tunnel where they’ll float on a cushion of air.  Training and equipment are all included in admission, and there’s a flight… Read more »

Hands On Fun at the STREAM Center

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Kids into science, technology, engineering, arts and math will love the new STREAM Center that’s now open at Kenton County Public Library’s Erlanger Branch (401 Kenton Lands Road).  The STREAM Center provides state-of-the-art equipment for all ages to use (12 and younger should come with a parent).  Enjoy using a 3D printer, soldering irons, sewing… Read more »

The Sky’s the Limit With TCT!

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The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati just announced their MainStage Series lineup for the 2018 – 2019 season, and it’s loaded with heroes, fairy tales, and more! First up is Superman, coming Oct. 6 – 15.  Cheer on Superman as he attempts to defeat a vengeful scientist, the new villain Dr. Abner Sedgwick. For the holidays,… Read more »

Great Parks’ Maple Sugar Days

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Tap into the sweet fun of Ohio maple sugaring during Maple Sugar Days! Join other families at Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve (3455 Poole Road) on Saturday, February 24, and Sunday, February 25, from Noon to 4 p.m. The tradition of maple sugaring has been passed down through the generations. Families can discover how the sticky sap from the… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Crafts

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and many of you may be wondering what you can do with your children to spread some love. These three crafts can be made using items you probably have around the house, or can easily find at your local dollar store. Whether it be a substitute for candy… Read more »

Storied Threads at Behringer-Crawford

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For the Hancock sisters, a quilt is more than just pieces of fabric sewn together, it is a way to share a family history.  Spread between Cincinnati, Louisville and Taos, NM, the sisters — Terrie, Pat and Becky — send fabric and squares to each other to create quilts that have their own unique style… Read more »

Mom Report: Madagascar, A Musical Adventure

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“I like to move it, move it I like to move it, move it I like to move it, move it We like to move it!” The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati has put together another fantastic show! As soon as my kids saw Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria, they quickly made the connection of the… Read more »

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