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CINCINNATI WALKS FOR KIDS

@ Coney Island, Cincinnati

Join the largest community fundraiser benefitting Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. The whole family can participate in a one or two-mile walk, and enjoy free face painting, entertainment and access to rides at Coney Island.

RSVP $$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Friday, September 15

Pregnancy Center West, Cincinnati

RSVP by Sept. 17. Ages 2 – 5 and their adults will celebrate fall by harvesting potatoes from the garden.

RSVP $$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities, Sports Ages: Parents Only

Saturday, September 16

Coney Island, Cincinnati

Join the largest community fundraiser benefitting Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. The whole family can participate in a one or two-mile walk, and enjoy free face painting, entertainment and access to rides at Coney Island.

RSVP $$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum

Young artists (ages 12 and younger must be accompanied by a grown-up) will discover the ceramic techniques used in the exhibition Ana England: Kinship and make their own clay sculpture to take home. 

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP by Sept. 14. Learn how you can contribute to this citizen science project about spiders.

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

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Discover the magical sights and sounds of nature at night during this annual event.  Bring a flashlight, visit booths along the trails, view astronomical wonders, and meet live raptors up close.  Bring a picnic dinner or enjoy treats from the food trucks, along with live music, and free ice cream.  

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

Sunday, September 17

Women Writing for a Change, Cincinnati

Mothers and Daughters ages 9 – 12 (and sisters and grandmothers and more) are invited for a workshop to explore their creativity together.

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

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Compete as a team with your child to score points in a fun children’s book trivia challenge.  

RSVP Categories: Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Monday, September 18

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Ages 3 – 6 will read a book and create a piece of art with Brazee Street School of Glass using safe fused glass components (project will be picked up later).  

RSVP $$ Categories: Crafts, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Mayerson JCC, Cincinnati

This program uses running as a vehicle to inspire and teach boys in grades 4 – 6 as they learn to break down male stereotypes, and learn respect for others. The team celebrates their success with a 5K run at the end of the program.

RSVP $$ Categories: Fitness, Health and Safety Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Walton Branch, Boone County Public Library

Take a magical journey with Jack and Annie. Create Oreo moon phases, perform amazing magic tricks like the Great Houdini and discover the world of pandas and bamboo art. Registration encouraged.

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: 6 – 8 Years

Tuesday, September 19

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Parky's Farm at Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP by Sept. 17. Ages 2 – 5 and their adults will celebrate fall by harvesting potatoes from the garden.

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

Winton Woods, Cincinnati

RSVP by Sept. 14. Ages 5 – 12 and their parents will take a short hike and explore learning stations about ectotherms with scales and skin.

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

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Enjoy pirate stories and silly voices to celebrate this wacky holiday.  

RSVP Categories: Storytimes Ages: All ages

Wednesday, September 20

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Ages 6 – 12 will tour Nijdeka Akunvile Crosby’s exhibit and explore how the artist works to create a bridge between her native Nigeria and her current home in the U.S.  

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

Thursday, September 21

Miami Whitewater Forest, Harrison

RSVP by Sept. 19. Homeschool students ages 5 – 12 will learn about the birds in their own backyard.

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

Florence Branch, Boone County Public Library, Florence

Sort apples picked from the trees, make seasonal crafts, and enjoy some apple cider. Registration encouraged.

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

Cooper Creek Event Center, Blue Ash

Wendy Miller, PhD will share how creativity can be a catalyst for hope, love, and healing under any circumstance and at every age, enabling individuals to grow beyond the limitations imposed by both illness and aging.

RSVP Categories: Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

Friday, September 22

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Ages 3 and older can celebrate fall with stories, art, and a snack.  

RSVP $ Categories: Crafts, Storytimes Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years

Saturday, September 23

Winton Woods, Cincinnati

Help raise awareness and bring an end to childhood poverty in this walk through the park.  

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

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Toddlers and their parents are invited to discover the wonders of nature using simple sensory experiences and indoor and outdoor play.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: 2 – 3 Years

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