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COLLEGE SPORTS INFORMATION FOR YOUNG WOMEN

@ Madeira Branch ,

Prospective female college athletes, join Patty Raube-Keller from University of Cincinnati for an informative session addressing eligibility requirements, important timelines and more. 

RSVP $ Categories: Library Events, Parent Education, Sports Ages: Teens

Thursday, November 15

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

Join your child for a 10 week series full of singing, signing, playing, and rhyming. Children can “talk” with their hands as early as 9 months- why whine when you can sign? For ages 6 months through 35 months. 

RSVP $$$ Categories: Classes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Clifton Cultural Arts Center

Babies can sign even before they talk; why should they whine when they can sign? Join us for signing, singing, playing, and rhyming in this fun 10 week course. For ages 6-35 months old. 

RSVP $$$ Categories: Classes, Parent Education, Storytimes Ages: 0 - 12 Months, 13 – 24 Months

Madeira Branch

Prospective female college athletes, join Patty Raube-Keller from University of Cincinnati for an informative session addressing eligibility requirements, important timelines and more. 

RSVP $ Categories: Library Events, Parent Education, Sports Ages: Teens

Friday, November 16

Caldwell Nature Center

Girls are energized about this journey. Scouts earn the Energize Award and Investigate Award. We also help them get started with their leaders on a project to earn the Innovate Award. This overnight features different energy experiments indoors and out. 

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

California Woods

Learn about the night time forest and lore while enjoying a roaring fire on a beautiful bluff in California Woods! Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and cook a s’more. There is a short but steep luminaria-lit hike up to the bluff. 

RSVP Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Lakota East High School

Enjoy a concert featuring 5 repertory works performed by MamLuft&Co. Dance and presented by the Arts Council of West Chester and Liberty. Please register for your free tickets. 

RSVP Categories: Dance, Music, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only, Teens

Saturday, November 17

LaBoiteaux Woods

Discover how early Ohio Pioneers may have created a Thanksgiving celebration and explore how this iconic holiday has changed over the past centuries. Create a turkey call, try your hand at cursive with a feather quill pen, and enjoy games that pioneer children may have played.

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Choose your own pre – harvested honeysuckle branch and craft it into a customized hiking stick. Use hand tools to cut, smooth and work the stick. Add embellishments like brass tacks, then cut and add your own leather lanyard. 

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

Dance Etc.

Your 3-8 year old will enjoy this fun Frozen-themed dance party complete with a visit from Elsa. The attendees will enjoy time in the gym on the fun obstacle courses and inflatable and learn a dance with Elsa. To finish, they will make a craft and get a picture with Elsa.

RSVP $$ Categories: Dance Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Perfection Gymnastics

Parents, need a night out? Drop the kids off for a night filled with crafts, games, and a movie! Cheese pizza dinner included! Ages 4-18 are welcome to come!

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out, Seasonal/Holiday, Sports Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Governor Bebb MetroPark

The Leonid Meteor Shower is here! It’s been about 30 years since this meteor shower has been witnessed. Explore the stars and enjoy sensory activities. Bring a blanket or chair to view this extraordinary sight. Pre-registration required by 11/16/18.

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

Sunday, November 18

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Learn to make fire with flint and steel in this hands-on class. Gain understanding of fire safety, preparing natural tinder and flint, strike sparks and how to keep a fire going. Hot snacks will be cooked and served. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Monday, November 19

Walton Branch

Take a magical journey with Jack and Annie as you hunt for treasure, explore the amazing world of deep sea monsters and create your own Morse code message. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years

Wednesday, November 21

Avon Woods Nature Center

On this Thanksgiving Eve, celebrate the fall harvest, learn about local Native American tribes and their culture. Discover the forest resources that sustained them and make a delightful craft to take home. Pack a lunch and drink, and dress for the weather. 

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

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Perfection Gymnastics

Are the kids off of school this Thanksgiving break? Need to get that early holiday shopping done? Why not have the kids hang out and have some fun at Perfection Gymnastics this upcoming break?

RSVP $$ Categories: Parents' Night Out, Sports Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, November 24

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Neusole Glassworks

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire in the hot shop will be so delightful. If you have no where to go, make ornaments in the Ornament Blow! With the help of a professional glassblower, you can blow your own ornament from hot molten glass! Come experience the wonder that is glassblowing this holiday… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Classes, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Sunday, November 25

Taft Museum of Art

Start the holiday season off right at this free Taft Museum of Art event. Enjoy festive displays from the Antique Christmas exhibit, take a photo with Santa, make an ornament and holiday card, meet a penguin from the Newport Aquarium and enjoy holiday stories in the Music Room. 

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Art, Crafts, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday, Storytimes Ages: All ages

Tuesday, November 27

Wyoming Branch

What do stuffed animals do in the library at night? Bring a stuffed animal from home to spend the night in the library and find out! Together, you and your stuffed animal will enjoy a variety of stories, activities and a craft. Then say goodbye to your stuffed animal for the night. The next morning… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Scheben Branch

Partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills. Call to reserve your 30-minute time slot. For grades 1-3.

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

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