Posts Tagged: family outings

Special Adventures

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Lots of play spots around town have times blocked off for kids with special needs that include attention to details like lighting and volume control. Check out this list to get you started on a fun time with your special needs child.   JUMP AND PLAY TIME   Lazer Kraze 7082 Columbia Road, Maineville, 513-339-1030… Read more »

A Wall of Music

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Does your son love to sing?  Great!  He’s invited to join the Seventh Annual All-City Boychoir Festival at P&G Hall in the Aronoff Center for the Arts (650 Walnut St.) on Saturday, Nov. 4.  This FREE program invites boys in grades 1 – 12 from around the city to spend the day working on a… Read more »

Veterans Week at Newport Aquarium

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The Newport Aquarium and Humana will honor all the men and women who have served our country by offering free admission from Nov. 4 – 12.  Active or retired members of the military, disabled veterans, military reservist, or anyone who has ever served in the Armed Forces can show their Military ID* at the ticket… Read more »

Dive Deep at BCPL!

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Boone County Public Library and Duke Energy invite ages 6 and older to explore the mysteries of the ocean in Extreme Deep: Mission to the Abyss, on display at the Main Library (1786 Burlington Pike) through Jan. 7, 2018. Explore newly discovered life forms, shipwrecks and close-up views from deep-sea research submersibles.  “Fly” a remotely… Read more »

Mom Report: Peter Pan JR.

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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

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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 »

Mom Report: Kinman Farms

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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 »

Mermaids and Pirates, Oh My!

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Mermaids and Pirates have invaded Newport Aquarium! You have until October 15 to meet playful pirates and view majestic mermaids in their underwater oasis.    I recently took my boys for an afternoon adventure at the Aquarium, and they had a blast. They loved discovering hidden treasure throughout the aquarium, meeting Nova the mermaid, and joking… Read more »

Fall Into Farms

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Barn N Bunk Farm Market 3677 Wayne Madison Road, Trenton 513-988-9211 or barnnbunk.com Enjoy weekends on the farm with hayrides, corn and straw maze, pedal tractors, a mini-train ride, games, pumpkins, face painting and more fun, along with special themed weekends like Pottery Demos (Sept. 30 – Oct. 1); Patriotic Weekend (Oct. 7 – 8);… Read more »

Mom Report: Blue Cocoon

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This past week I have attended two play dates where I did not get to connect with my friends because everyone was looking after their kids. That is not a bad thing, but I am learning that certain environments are more conducive for an actual conversation to happen when kids are around.  The Blue Cocoon… Read more »

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