Posts Tagged: family activities

Mom Report: Peter Pan JR.


My family has been counting down the days until The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s Peter Pan Jr. hit the stage at the Taft Theatre. We visited our local library, picked up Peter Pan books, and enjoyed reading them together. Both of my kids are bookworms and I knew they would enjoy seeing the story “jump”… Read more »

Mom Report: Chrisholm Nature Playscape


Over the summer, the kids and I participated in the MetroParks of Butler Counties 50 Fun Things Challenge. We had so much fun creekin’, collecting rocks, and marking our sheet to keep track of the fun things we had done. When summer was over, we turned in our sheet to the office at Voice of… Read more »

Haunted Halloween Trail


The Haunted Halloween Trail returns to Middleton-Mills Park (3415 Mills Road, Covington) for a one-night only, scary good time on Friday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m.  Those brave enough to hike the woods will encounter ghosts, witches and more. Survive the trail and celebrate with complimentary Bat’s Blood served up by the Ghostesses.  For those… Read more »

Mom Report: Kinman Farms


October is here — which means families across the TriState are loading into vans and cars to make their annual scrimmages to pumpkin patches. Pumpkins, hayrides, petting zoos, apple cider, rides, photo opps …. there are many criteria from which to judge fall farms. My family loaded into our minivan this past weekend to drive… Read more »

YMCA’s Fall Festivals!


The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati is hosting fun fall festivals all month long at their different branches, and it’s all FREE!  Bring the little ones to kick off the fall season! BLUE ASH YMCA  Saturday, October 14 | 3 – 5 p.m. Trunk-or-treat, hayrides, games, crafts, bounce house, campfire with marshmallows, music, snacks and refreshments CAMPBELL COUNTY YMCA  Friday,… Read more »

Mom Report: Blooms & Berries’ Fall on the Farm


OH. MY. GOURD. Blooms and Berries did not disappoint this weekend as we made our third annual family trip to Fall on the Farm. As soon as we unbuckled our kids, they were ready to take off and play at their favorite areas and check to see if there were new things too. Sister bear… Read more »

Week 2 at The Children’s Theatre


Introducing a toddler or young child to theatre may seem intimidating. Will they sit through the whole show? What if they get a case of the wiggles or giggles? What if they lose interest? The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s MainStage Shows makes it easy for kiddos to fall in love with the big stage by… Read more »

Bike Your Park


Saturday, September 30, is Bike Your Park Day, so gather your crew to explore Great Parks of Hamilton County on two wheels!  Great Parks has nearly 80 miles of trails, including an eight-mile mountain bike trail.  Click here to find access points to the 78-mile Little Miami Scenic Trail, one of the longest paved trails… Read more »

Kenton Library’s Baby Fair


Baby on the way, or do you have a little one younger than 2 years old?  Then join the Kenton County Public Library for a Baby Fair!  Held on Sept. 30 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Erlanger Branch Library (401 Kenton Lands Road), the Baby Fair will provide access to over a dozen… Read more »

Ohio Fallidays


Fall is here, or almost here, so now is a great time to take a day trip and tour the state.  Not sure where to go first?  Head to for a handy-dandy list that will give you loads of great ideas, including: Fall Getaway Ideas arranged by theme, like active adventures, family fun, or… Read more »

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