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@ Brazee Street Studios, Cincinnati

Ages 5 and older will make their own buggy creation.

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

Wednesday, July 5

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Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Little ones will make some new farmyard friends and learn how animals “talk” to each other.

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Main Library, Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Cincinnati

Teens in this program will work together on creating beats, recording songs, and learning how to use some of the latest music production technology of today.  This seven week series will take place throughout the summer in the TeenSpot. Presented by Elementz Creative Director Brother Abdullah. 

RSVP Categories: Music Ages: Teens

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

Tired of your earbuds constantly in knots? Learn how to use embroidery thread to stop dealing with the “knotsense,” you can bring your own earbuds or use a pair provided by the Library. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Thursday, July 6

Voice of America MetroPark

RSVP by July 4. Teens can spend a day on the water exploring canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, and more.

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: Teens

Wyoming Branch Library, Cincinnati

Beat the summer heat at the Wyoming Library Drive-In!  Children are invited to come and create a car from a cardboard box and then sit in their “car” while they watch a short children’s movie and eat popcorn.  You can take your car home with you at the end of the movie. All boxes and decorating materials will be provided.  Just bring… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

Lazer Kraze, Maineville

Players ages 4 and older with special needs can play laser tag or jump on the trampolines for free with their family member’s paid admission. Please see web site for jump rules; jump socks not included and are $2 per pair.  Also at 1335 Donaldson Road, Erlanger (859-371-5729).

RSVP $$ Categories: Playgroups Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Build Lego masterpieces with our thousands of Legos. 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

Water toys and shaving cream will be provided. Be prepared to get messy. Ages 11-19. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Friday, July 7

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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

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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

Deer Park Branch Library, Cincinnati

Celebrate Native American cultures at the Deer Park Library. The Cincinnati Art Museum will present a program about the Native American art found in the Cincinnati area, and then we’ll make a craft based on those art styles! Please pre-register, as space is limited.

RSVP Categories: Art, Library Events, Living History Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Welcoming experienced and new players alike, we will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5e at the Cold Spring library! If you don’t know how to make a character, never fear, we will have pre-generated characters for you to use. If you would like to make your own character, we will be making characters and leveling… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

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Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Ages 8 and older can get a few paddling pointers before heading out on the lake to enjoy the sunset.

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

Saturday, July 8

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Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Explore the CNC’s special wetland ecosystem with the naturalist.

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

Good Shepherd Nursery School, Cincinnati

Enjoy a free first class to introduce Spanish and Hispanic culture to your baby through music, dance, rhymes and interactive play. Open to children ages 6 months – 3 years with an adult.

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

Scheben Branch, Boone County Public Library, Union

Read to one of the library’s therapy dogs. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.

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

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Spend the afternoon at the library watching Harry Potter movies, playing with Potter-inspired puzzles, and eating popcorn! We will watch two movies, so drop in any time from 1-5 pm to join in the fun. Families. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Films, Library Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Kids can learn about loom techniques (July 8) or leather tooling (July 15) this month.

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

Newport Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Newport

Help us clean out our leftover holiday crafts from the previous year and enjoy kid-friendly healthy snacks and beverages. Ages 2-5. Siblings welcome. Registration required.

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

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

RSVP by July 6. Learn how to be part of a citizen science project just be watching fireflies.

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

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