Posts Tagged: activities for kids

It’s Time for Kidchella 2019!


It’s that time of year again! Grab the family and your dancing shoes, and get geared up for Cincinnati Family’s Third Annual Kidchella event. It’s free!

It’s an Ice Cream Social


BB Riverboats kicks off their Ice Cream Social Sunday cruises this month!  Every Sunday from Memorial Day to Labor Day, families can enjoy an ice cream social while cruising the Ohio River.  Enjoy your scoop while listening to the Captain’s interesting commentary about Cincinnati during a 90-minute afternoon trip.  RSVP in advance!  Tickets are $22… Read more »

Fight the Summer Slide at the Library


Kids can lose a lot of academic ground over the summer months.  So parents, be sure to sign up for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County’s Summer Learning program.  Now in its second year, the program combines reading, one-on-one instruction, nutrition, and fun summer memories.  Kids can create an online profile to keep… Read more »

Creative Activities for Preschoolers


Their minds are like sponges that love to soak up all they can — with fun, at the same time. “Look, Mommy! Come see what I made!” says 4-year-old Connor, running toward his mother and sliding in his socks on the hardwood floor. He’s busting to share his accomplish­ment — and there’s a lot of… Read more »

Flowers that Last


Tissue Paper Flowers are simple and easy to do with the kids and perfect for Mother’s Day. What you need:Tissue paper of varying colorsGreen pipe cleanersTwigsVase What you do:     Cut the tissue paper down to a desired size. Rectangles that are 5-by-7 inches make for perfect tiny flowers. Stack several sheets of the… Read more »

Bunny Treats


Leave one out for the Easter Bunny! This is an easy, fun way to turn the ordinary rice treats we all know and love into something seasonal and cute. What you need:1 package of marshmallows (the colored ones make a more festive treat)6 cups of rice Cereal (any brand will do)3 tablespoons of butterWax paperCooking… Read more »

Exquisite Eggs


The Easter bunny doesn’t always have to leave candy eggs around the house. Sometimes he finds a fancy egg to help decorate his living room. Here’s a great craft to create your very own delicate eggs to adorn your home for Easter. What you need:Large EggsBig BowlLong Needle with a wide opening for ribbonThin RibbonPaint… Read more »

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