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FREE PICTURE FRAME CRAFT

@ Hyde Park Branch Library, Cincinnati

It’s getting to be that time again. You’ll need a gift. So why not make a personalized picture frame? You might even decide that it’s too nice and keep it for yourself. We won’t judge. Ages 10-up. Please register to guarantee a spot.

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Thursday, May 4

Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Watch a glow in the dark volcano in action, make corn dance, and take your own ooblek home.

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

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Learn how to get into the game folder and its code to change it or even start from scratch to design your own projects. We will be starting with Java in a Minecraft setting using a Python program, and move onto other codes in future months. Ages 11 and older; please note that laptops are limited.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: Teens

Friday, May 5

Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP two days in advance. Explore pioneer life through farmhand chores and olden games.

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

The Silver Diva

Bring your dad to make some keepsake jewelry for Mom and enjoy some pizza and ice cream.

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

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

We will play Dungeons and Dragons 5e. 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 up from 6 to about 7 pm. If you are interested in… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Saturday, May 6

Happening thru:

Cabela's, Wetherington

Ages 14 and older can learn the basics of fly fishing in this two day series (second day held at Voice of America MetroPark, 7850 VOA Park Dr., West Chester). 

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

Glenwood Gardens, Cincinnati

RSVP by May 4. Kids will become architects for week folk and make a miniature dwelling with natural materials.

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

Happening thru:

Neusole Glassworks, Cincinnati

Blow your own vase for Mom with the help of a professional glassblower. RSVP for a 30-minute slot.

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

Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP by May 1. Ages 3 – 6 will learn activities they can use in their own backyards.

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

Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati

Artist Michael Scheurer leads families in a collage project. 

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

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Crack open some mysteries of the egg as you take a guided hike to search for eggs of insects, birds, reptiles and plants.

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

Sunday, May 7

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

RSVP by May 4. Take a guided ride with a naturalist to bird-watching spots to look for winged neighbors.

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

Monday, May 8

Happening thru:

Ten Thousand Villages, Cincinnati

This event for kids and grownups includes crafting and a light snack for kids, and hand massages and chocolate sampling for mom while she shops.  

RSVP $ Categories: Crafts, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Cold Spring Branch, Campbell County Public Library, Cold Spring

Play the game, and create new worlds on our server, or join in on an adventure map. Win prizes and play with local kids. Ags 8-19. Register to save a spot on the limited library laptops or bring your own. You must have a paid PC account.

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

Walton Branch, Boone County Public Library, Walton

Do you love all things art? Join us the second Monday of each month. This time –Chalk Art.

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

Florence Branch, Boone County Public Library, Florence

Yo-ho-ho and a barrel of fun. Come aboard for pirate adventures!

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

Tuesday, May 9

Mt. Washington Branch Library, Cincinnati

Join us as the Kennedy Heights Art Center presents information about illustrator Leo Lionni’s work. Then, create your own unique work of art based on Leo Lionni’s technique. Grades K-6. Registration is required.

RSVP Categories: Art, Library Events Ages: All ages

Harrison Branch Library, Harrison

Unplug for an evening with your nearest and dearest and all your friends! We’ll have board games and hilarious challenges for the whole family. Ages 12 and under with a caregiver, registration required. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Bethesda North Hospital, Cincinnati

Learn to talk to your hearing baby or toddler using American Sign Language. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Wednesday, May 10

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Doreen Cronin returns to the manatee to share Cyclone, her debut novel for middle-grade readers.

RSVP $$ Categories: Storytimes Ages: 9 – 12 Years