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FALL GLASS BLOWING- GHOSTS, WITCH ORBS AND FAIRY BALLS (register)

@ Neusole Glassworks, Cincinnati

Skilled professional glassblowers will help you create beautiful works of art from molten glass! You can choose to blow a 6 inch tall spooky glass ghost (30 minute time slots/ for ages 6 and up), or a unique blown ball- you choose if it is a witch orb or a fairy ball ( 45 minute time slots/ for ages 10 and up). Payment is due upon scheduling.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Classes, Crafts Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years, Teens

Saturday, October 20

Glenwood Gardens/ Highfield Discovery Garden , Cincinnati

Halloween is just around the corner and doctors Frankenstein and Munsford have been hard at work in the garden. Explore the world of genetic manipulation and hybridization as we delve into this hot topic. 

RSVP $ Categories: Nature, Science, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Nature Center at Rowe Woods, Milford

Choose your own pre – harvested honeysuckle branch and craft it into a customized hiking stick. Use hand tools to cut, smooth and work the stick. Add embellishments like brass tacks, then cut and add your own leather lanyard. 

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

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

Sunday, October 21

Sharon Woods, Cincinnati

Join us for a beautiful fall walk around Sharon Woods lake, and to meet and chat with local health practitioners. Please register for this free event. 

RSVP Categories: Fitness, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Caldwell Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Dress up in costumes, and trick-or-treat with your canine! 100 carved pumpkins line our trail, where you will meet local pet specialists who will fill your goody bags. Stop by our photo booth, enter the costume contest and enjoy new canine products from our Spooktacular sponsor: PetSmart. Please register by October 20th. 

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

Happening thru:

Scheben Branch, Union

In a fast-paced retelling of the beloved story, Mowgli comes face-to-face with sneaky monkeys, noisy vultures and his mortal enemy: the tiger, Shere Khan. Please register for 1 of 2 showings.

Categories: Acting & Theater, Library Events Ages: All ages

Monfort Heights Branch , Cincinnati

Join us for a discussion with author and artist Vesper Stamper whose new book What the Night Sings follows a teen Holocaust Survivor. Teens will learn how Vesper Stamper combines history and her artwork in her storytelling. For teens in grades 6-12; registration required. 

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

Monday, October 22

Bethesda North Hospital

This eye-opening workshop helps new parents navigate the challenging waters of infancy by offering insightful tips that will guide you through your baby’s first 12 months of development and help your child reach their fullest potential. Topics include how your infant’s motor, cognitive, language, and emotional development affects all aspects of their learning, ways to… Read more »

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

Wednesday, October 24

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington

Get into the Halloween spirit as you watch ghosts fly, examine x-ray skeletons, create leaf ghosts and make real ghost slime. Chippie, the BCM mascot, helps introduce 3-5 year olds to STEAM learning. 

RSVP $ Categories: Classes, Science Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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

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

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