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FREE CRAFTS FOR HALLOWEEN & DIA DE LOS MUERTOS (register)

@ Madeira Branch, Cincinnati

Make stunning glass spider ornaments and skull masks for Dia de los Muertos. All supplies provided, just bring your creativity. For children in grades 6-12. 

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

Wednesday, October 24

Happening thru:

Bethesda North Hospital

Feel empowered to have the birth you would like with the techniques learned in this hypnobirthing class. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Classes, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Hit the trails at night and enjoy the full moon and natural history readings. Recommended for ages 8 and up. 

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

Thursday, October 25

Happening thru:

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

Monfort Heights Branch, Cincinnati

Have you read Harry Potter more times than you can count? Come show off everything you know about the wizarding world and prove you’re no muggle. Questions will be primarily about the book series, not movies. Feel free to come dressed to impress with your wizard robes and wands. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Friday, October 26

Green Township Branch, Cincinnati

Teens get ready for a terrifying Halloween at the library with a monster makeup station, haunted hall, ghoulish grub and scares galore. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

The Bon Bonerie, Cincinnati

The BonBonerie’s cookies are always delicious and beautiful! Now you can learn how they do it at this fun cookie decorating class where you learn how to decorate a dozen Halloween cookies.

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

Saturday, October 27

The Summit Country Day School , Cincinnati

As a leader in early childhood education, The Summit Country Day School is hosting a free community wide symposium featuring a national expert in education and innovation.    George Couros will be the featured Symposium speaker, delivering the keynote address on his book The Innovators Mindset, Empower Learning, Unleash Talent and Lead a Culture of… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Classes, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

, Mason

Join our “User-Friendly” Kabbalat Shabbat Service with singing and dancing. “Pray and Play Jr Congregation.” Inspiring and refreshing sermon. Pray in English or Hebrew. Men, Women and Children! No affiliation necessary.  Open to all!   Email RabbiBuzzy@jdiscovery.com to register 

RSVP Categories: Ages: All ages

Florence Branch

Create a colorful animal collage like famous Cincinnati artist, Charley Harper. For children in kindergarten through 5th grade. 

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

Harrison Branch, Harrison

Enter if you dare! Come dressed to impress, then tour our haunted chamber or explore our spooky stations in this after-hours event.

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

Sunday, October 28

Voice of America MetroPark

Bark your calendars for a pup costume parade, a trick – or – treat trail, designed for both dogs and children, ruff ruff obstacle course, vendors and more. Local rescue centers will have dogs available for adoption. The Doggy Dash is a 5k race around the lake. 

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

Monday, October 29

, Mason

Ladies, Join us for a fun night out. Create your own Glass blown Hamsa.   Email RabbiBuzzy@jdiscovery.com to register.

RSVP $ Categories: Crafts, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Tuesday, October 30

Avon Woods Nature Preserve , Cincinnati

Did you know there are aliens among us? We’re not talking about outer space, we’re speaking of invasive plant and animal species. Learn what you can do to restore local habitats that are overrun by the adverse effects of invasive species. Register online by 10/29. 

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

Wyoming Branch, Cincinnati

Enjoy a variety of fun monster themed stories, activities and a craft. For grades K-4. 

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

Westwood Branch, Cincinnati

Teens, wear your costume and  get ready for Halloween  with games, candy and fun at the library. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: Teens

Thursday, November 1

Harrison Branch

Learn about the different types of beaks that birds have, and how that shapes their diet. Join the library in an activity to practice with different types of “beaks” to pick up a variety of different foods. For ages 12 years old and up, with a caregiver. Registration required. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: Teens

Sunday, November 4

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods

Make your own necklace, bracelet or other cordage completely from wild plants. The valuable survival skill of creating thread and rope from nature is easy once you learn. For ages 10 and up, with an adult. 

RSVP Categories: Classes, Nature Ages: 9 – 12 Years, Teens

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