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LEARN TO QUILT

@ Just Sew, Fort Thomas

You know how to sew but you’ve never quilted? This is the class for you. In this session, you will learn proper cutting techniques, stitching, pressing seams, and trimming to achieve a crisp professional look. Using a nine-patch design, you will complete a useful potholder.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Crafts Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Wednesday, September 18

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Neusole Glassworks , Forest Park

Looking for a truly unique way to celebrate the harvest season? Join professional glassblowers to create a pumpkin out of hot molten glass! For children ages 5 and up. Register a 30 minute  slot for each participant. Glass pumpkins will be ready for pickup in 7 days. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Crafts Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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Just Sew, Fort Thomas

You know how to sew but you’ve never quilted? This is the class for you. In this session, you will learn proper cutting techniques, stitching, pressing seams, and trimming to achieve a crisp professional look. Using a nine-patch design, you will complete a useful potholder.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Crafts Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Thursday, September 19

Miami Whitewater Forest/Visitor Center, Harrison

Splash around in the creek and stream table to investigate the powerful force of water. Explore how water carves out canyons, moves sediment and much more. Home-schoolers ages 5 – 12 and parents are invited to dip their toes in this aquatic adventure. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Westwood Branch , Cincinnati

Which gamer will reign supreme? Face off on Smash Bros. with friends during this fun Nintendo Switch Tournament. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Friday, September 20

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Blue Manatee Literacy Project and Bookstore, Cincinnati

What better way to start the day than by making a fun mess! Children ages 2 – 5 years old can join Ms. Kelli for a story – inspired craft. Registration is recommended.  

RSVP $ Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Saturday, September 21

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

Walk in support of Envision, Cincinnati’s premier provider of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities, and their families. Pictured here is the Hurst Family (Andy, Darren, Kate and Lucinda), 2019’s Walk for Envision Ambassador family. Please see envisionohio.org to learn more and to register for this wonderful walk. 

RSVP Categories: Fitness, Outdoor Activities, Support Groups Ages: All ages

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The Carnegie , Covington

Go beyond fashion and design with visual art that can be worn; be inspired by found objects, musical instruments and nature while building outfits and accessories fit for the gallery AND the runway. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts, Exhibits Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Sharonville Branch Library, Cincinnati

Learn all about Cincinnati fossils from the Ordovician Period, then make a fossil to take home using Play-Doh and Plaster of Paris.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Nature, Science Ages: All ages

Governor Bebb MetroPark Pioneer Village , Okeana

Step back in time to the early 1800’s and witness the life of the pioneers and Native Americans; visit with interpreters, see live animals and make crafts.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Exhibits, Living History, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Winton Woods, Adventure Outpost, Cincinnati

Prepare to kayak on local rivers with an American Canoe Association instructor. In this class, learn basic safety and paddling techniques in a river specific kayak on flatwater. Be ready to get wet during practice- all equipment provided. For ages 12 years old and up- $38 per person.    

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Health and Safety, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Main Branch, Cincinnati

Love comics? Join friends to discuss great graphic novels and enjoy other fun activities, also. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Glenwood Gardens Gatehouse, Cincinnati

Take a magical night hike through lantern lit woods and meet characters of nature. Guided hikes will depart every 10 minutes between 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Toast marshmallows over the fire while you wait for your group to depart!  Register by 9/19.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center , Hebron

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Boone County Arboretum with a “Roaring 20’s” themed Autumn affair. Dine on tasty bites, dance to tunes spun by DJ Bill Spradlin, bid on raffles and help raise money for a wonderful and worthy cause. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Dance, Fundraisers, Nature, Parents' Night Out Ages: All ages

Monday, September 23

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Mayerson JCC, Cincinnati

Children can channel their inner Robin Hood with this fun session; kiddos will learn how to aim, shoot and practice archery safely from a USA Archery level 2 instructor. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Sports Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Stork Helpers , Mason

This two hour class will focus on techniques to make mom comfortable during labor and delivery. This class will review how to use the peanut ball, birth ball, different labor positions, massage and also how to create a relaxing environment.

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Parent Education Ages: All ages

Tuesday, September 24

Glenwood Gardens/Cotswold Visitor Centre, Cincinnati

Arborist looking for young, aspiring math foresters who are willing to answer the question: how tall is that tree? If interested in this mathematical endeavor, register for this program! 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Nature, Science Ages: All ages

Gorman Heritage Farm , Cincinnati

Meet Gorman Heritage Farm’s two goats and learn why they are a fun and useful pet! 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Wednesday, September 25

Delhi Branch , Cincinnati

Come learn how to make a bouncy ball at the Delhi Library! Create a colorful bouncy ball to take home. All supplies will be provided.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: All ages

Ursuline Academy , Cincinnati

Join experts for a discussion on single-sex education benefits based on research and personal experiences.

RSVP Categories: Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

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