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FREE PLAY & LEARN

@ Westwood Branch Library, Cincinnati

Join us as 4C for Children presents Play & Learn to promote healthy development and learning. Play & Learn helps parents or relatives, friends and neighbors, who care for children from birth to age 5, that are not enrolled in preschool or child care a foundation for continued learning through school and life. During the sessions, parents and caregivers join in the activities, learn more about their role in preparing children for school, discover how children learn through play, and learn what to expect of children of different ages. Participants also receive activities and materials to take home to extend the learning and the fun! Call the branch to register.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Parent Education Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Friday, July 21

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Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Kids and their adults will learn the basics of fishing at the catch-and-release pond.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Westwood Branch Library, Cincinnati

Join us as 4C for Children presents Play & Learn to promote healthy development and learning. Play & Learn helps parents or relatives, friends and neighbors, who care for children from birth to age 5, that are not enrolled in preschool or child care a foundation for continued learning through school and life. During the… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Parent Education Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months, 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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Fun for the whole family! A musical script, biblically based, is brought to full production in just one week. Drama games, acting, choreography, singing, or helping back stage with sets and costumes – all included. Great opportunity for people of all ages to share a camp experience! Led by theater professionals.  Camp meets July 16… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Acting & Theater Ages: All ages

Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati

Ages 7 and older will indulge in science experiments that are smelly, oozy, tasty, and even some that explode.

RSVP $ Categories: Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Cincinnati Marriott North at Union Centre

Are you ready for a wonderful weekend to experience the joy of motherhood with mothers, their sisters, daughter, aunts, granddaughters and nieces? Then make plans now to attend the 10th Annual Mother’s Overnight: A Family Legacy for moms throughout the tai-state.  Registration is required, but all events are free to attend.  (Hotel stay not required.  If… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Parent Education, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Saturday, July 22

Lake Forest Place, Blue Ash

Permitted and licensed drivers ages 15 – 21 are invited to learn some life-saving skills during Tire Rack Street Survival’s program that teaches what to do to avoid simple driving errors, and what to do should an accident occur.  

RSVP $$$ Categories: Health and Safety Ages: Teens

Cancer Support Community, Cincinnati

Join us for a great day of fun!  Our team of crafters will lead this kid-friendly event to make all kinds of amazing crafts, including stepping stones, spray paint bags, and a mod podge work of art.  Kids of all ages are welcome!

RSVP Categories: Art, Support Groups Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Meet owls and other birds of prey up close with Critters in the Classroom. We will learn about these birds’ adaptations, life, and histories. You will also get the chance to see these creatures up close. Grades 1-5. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Use simple hand tools to smooth and work a pre-harvested honeysuckle branch into a hiking stick.

RSVP $ Categories: Crafts, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Newport Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Newport

We’ll learn a few toddler friendly yoga poses from a real yoga instructor, then have open play with the library’s tumbling mats, balance beams, and crawl tunnels. We’ll have a table with toddler friendly snacks and drinks and water and snacks for grown-ups will be available before and after yoga. Ages 2-3. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Fitness, Library Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Enjoy a demo of primitive fire-starting and a story, then show off your talents with a family-friendly skit, song, or story while you cook your dinner over the campfire.

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

Sunday, July 23

Levisa Fork Big Sandy River, Prestonsburg

Enjoy a relaxing float down the Levisa Fork of the Big Sandy River, followed by a tasty lunch served up in Paintsville! Bring your own kayak or canoe or rent from Legends Outfitters or Jenny Wiley State Resort Park.

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

Blue Cocoon's Mommy and Me Play Cafe, Montgomery

Kids will discover the emotions that go with becoming a big sister or brother, along with special rules when it comes to caring for babies.  Please call for time.

RSVP $$ Categories: Parent Education Ages: All ages

Long Branch Farm and Trails, Goshen

Ages 4 – 6 and their adults will investigate the shallow part of the stream for crayfish, frogs and more.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 4 – 5 Years

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Kids and their grown-ups will compete as teams to score as many points as possible in this children’s book trivia challenge.

RSVP Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Monday, July 24

Huffman Park, Fairfield

Raptor, Inc., is bringing some amazing birds of prey from the beloved Harry Potter Books to the park.  Meet an owl and other raptors to learn about their important adaptations and how they relate to Harry Potter’s mythical world. 

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

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Fort Thomas

Enjoy a pizza party at the summer’s last Adventure Club. Grades 1-5. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Hang out with your friends at the library, or make news ones with similar interests. Play board and card games, relax, or read; the choice is yours. Ages 11-19. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Be like Ron Weasly and live the board game instead of just playing. Play life-sized jenga, Life, Chess and many more. Ages 11-19. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Tuesday, July 25

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Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Join an interactive puppet show then meet some real animals.

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

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