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@ Sharonville Branch , Cincinnati

Bring a t-shirt to use, or use one of the libraries to create a tote bag! 

RSVP Categories: Crafts, Library Events Ages: Teens

Friday, April 12

Forest Run MetroPark Wildlife Preserve Area , Hamilton

Head to the park after dark for an exciting flashlight egg hunt. Participants will search for a dozen eggs that they can trade in for a goodie bag. 

RSVP $ Categories: Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Saturday, April 13

Forest Run MetroPark Welcome Center , Hamilton

Start the morning with a short presentation on compositional tools in the Welcome Center. Then we’ll go outside and search for good photo opportunities in the fields and around the ponds. Photographer Susan Milinkovich will share some tips on composition to help you frame and capture spring flowers and early morning light. Bring your iPhone,… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: Teens

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

For more than 30 years, Great Parks, Forest Park Environmental Awareness and hundreds of volunteers have removed tons of litter in and around Winton Lake. Help cleanup and stick around for a grilled lunch and raffle prizes. A special prize will be awarded to the high school with the largest group. 

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

Morning View Heritage Area , Morning View

Lend a helping hand by planting tree seedlings in an effort to reforest public, protected (previously mowed) properties. This all-volunteer effort is organized by the Council to Restore Native Kentucky Woodlands. 

RSVP Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Miami Whitewater , Harrison

Spring is a great time to explore new things growing in the woods and see animals that recently woke from hibernation. Home-schooled students ages 5 – 12 years old and their parents are invited to explore the sights and sounds of spring. 

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

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Come and learn a fun dance taught by NKU SOTA’s Dance Troupe company members. Open to children 18 years old and younger. Dance troupe performance will be held at 1 p.m. and will be followed by the movement workshop from 2 – 3 p.m.

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

Symmes Township Branch , Loveland

Join the library each month for a fun and exciting science activity from NASA and the Science Space Institute. Tour the Universe through virtual reality and enjoy a variety of hands-on crafts and activities. All ages welcome.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Cold Spring Branch, Cold Spring

The farm is coming to the library! Register the family to meet some friendly farm animals.

RSVP Categories: Animal Encounters, Library Events Ages: All ages

Alexandria Branch , Alexandria

Families, head to the library to build memories and participate in LEGO mini-challenges together. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events Ages: All ages

Fairfield Community Arts Center, Fairfield

This special evening for girls ages 3 – 12 years old and their fathers, grandfathers or other special male adult gives everyone the opportunity to dress up in their best and dance the night away. This fun-filled event will include a menu of mostaccioli, salad, bread and an ice cream sundae bar for dessert. There… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Dance, Music, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Miami University Hall Auditorium, Oxford

Join the Miami University Steel Band as they celebrate their 25th Anniversary with a gala concert on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Special guests will include Tom Miller, steel pans, and Hal Melia, saxophone. Both Miller and Melia have visited campus on numerous occasions over the years, and have been instrumental in the band’s history. Founder… Read more »

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Music Ages: All ages

Sunday, April 14

Glenwood Gardens , Cincinnati

Head to Trillium Trails Nature Preserve to search for wildflowers and other signs of spring. This two-hour hike involves some steep areas and off-trail walking. Meet and carpool to the hike site. 

RSVP Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Tuesday, April 16

Happening thru:

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

Hop down the bunny trail to explore the sights and sounds of springtime on the farm. From eggs to bounding barnyard babies, get up close and personal with some of the newest arrivals. Then enjoy a wagon ride and time in Parky’s playbarn. 

RSVP $ Categories: Animal Encounters, Classes, Nature, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Experience something new and exciting at BCM. The NaturePlay area will be completely transformed and taken back to the mid-1800’s. Civil War Union and Confederate reenactors will bring history to life; attendees can interact with soldiers, a chaplain, civilians and even General Ulysses S. Grant who will speak at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m…. Read more »

Categories: Exhibits, Living History, Museum Events, Outdoor Activities, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Winton Woods , Cincinnati

What could be better than joining other families for the annual Earth Day Celebration? Engage in ways to give back by learning through hands-on learning stations and a group challenge. Home-schooled students ages 5 – 12 years old and parents welcome. 

RSVP $ Categories: Nature Ages: All ages

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Celebrate Save the Elephants Day at BCM. Listen to a story and create a craft themed after the largest land mammal. Help prepare children for school with reading readiness and socialization. 

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

Happening thru:

Mount Washington Branch , Cincinnati

Children ages 6 – 10 years old are invited to try out yoga with a certified yoga instructor, Gina Belew. 

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

Wednesday, April 17

Contemporary Arts Center , Cincinnati

Homeschool students will receive a private tour of the artist Lindsey Whittle's work in the Archive as Action exhibition. Following the tour students will head up to the UnMuseum to create to their own wearable art lead by the artist herself!

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

, Mason

Lindner Center of HOPE expert clinicians, Nicole Bosse, PsyD and Jennifer Wilcox, PsyD, will be presenting a discussion on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and its treatment. Participants will develop a basic understanding of what is and is not OCD. They will also learn about various types of OCD symptoms/presentation and treatment options available for the condition…. Read more »

RSVP Categories: Health and Safety, Parent Education Ages: Parents Only

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