Be sure to check out these events and have a wonderful week!!!
-Your Cincy Fam
Monday, April 26th
Hit the trails at night and enjoy the full moon, natural history moments and special readings. Recommended for adults and children 8 and up. This month’s sky will feature a Super Egg Moon.
Long Branch Farm 6926 Gaynor Road, Goshen, Oh
8:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; $10 nonmembers, includes daily admission; $5 members
513-831-1711 or cincynature.org
Tuesday, April 27th
LILYPAD YOGA KIDS (register)
Children can build awareness, mindfulness and learn how to express themselves creatively with some morning yoga at LilyPad.
LilyPad Play, 2008 Madison Road, Cincinnati
10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.; $15 per class
513-321-1379 or lilypadplay.com.
Wednesday, April 28th
PRE-K PREP PLAYTIME AT WRTS (register)
Pre-school aged children will enjoy arts and crafts, stories, music, dramatic play and gym time during this NEW program.
We Rock The Spectrum , 4060 East Galbraith Road, Cincinnati
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.; $30 per day
513-429-5905 or werockthespectrumcincinnati.com
Thursday, April 29th
FREE BOARD GAME TIME @ MILK & BEANS (register)
Families can enjoy a variety of board games or even bring one from home during game time. Milk & Beans , 574 Buttermilk Pike, Crescent Springs
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.; included with $6.50 per child playpass
859-360-0257 or milkandbeans.net
Friday, April 30th
FREE INATURALIST CITY NATURE CHALLENGE WEEKEND (register) Hike, observe, photograph and catalog; families can learn how to be citizen scientists during this fun nature-challenge program. Please download the iNaturalist app prior to program. Choose from:
- California Woods Nature Preserve | 5400 Kellogg Ave. | April 30, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. or 1 p.m.
- Burnet Woods | 3251 Brookline Ave. | April 30, 12 – 2 p.m.
- Avod Woods Nature Preserve | 4235 Paddock Road | April 30, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m
Various Cincinnati Parks, Cincinnati
513-231-8678 or explorenature.regfox.com/inatbioblitzaprilmay21
Saturday, May 1
CCAC CARPOOL CINEMA (register) Drive up and enjoy an outdoor movies at the Clifton Recreation Center! Spots are available on a first come, first serve basis; lot opens at 7:30 p.m. April 24: Sonic the Hedgehog May 1: Annie
Clifton Recreation Center, 320 McAlpin Avenue, Cincinnati
7:30 p.m.; $5 per car/van; 513-497-2860 or cliftonculturalarts.org
FREE FREE ENTRY DAY AT GREAT PARKS
The Great Parks of Hamilton County boasts more than 17,700 acres of natural habitat, trails, playground, dog parks, golf courses, lakes, rivers and so much more! Explore what nature has to offer without the need of a Great Parks Motor Vehicle on select days in 2021.
Great Parks of Hamilton County
parks open dawn until dusk
513-521-7275 or greatparks.org
FREE RUN FOR THE ROSES VIEWING
Grab a hat and get ready for the races; the Kentucky Derby will be on the big screen and guests can enjoy themed drinks and snacks.
Newport on the Levee Aquarium Plaza, 1 Levee Way, Newport; 11 a.m.; food and drink available for purchase
FREE SPRING POTTERY FAIR
Learn all about pottery and support the many talented clay artists from the area.
1523 Madison Road, Cincinnati
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Event hosted by Clay Alliance
Sunday, May 2
FREE FLEA IN THE FORT
Families can have lots of fun at this NKY flea- jam to live music, pick up tasty bites from food trucks and browse local artisan and craftsman vendor booths.
Fort Thomas Mess Hall lawn, 801 Cochran Avenue, Fort Thomas
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
859-572-1209 or ftthomas.org
SPRING SUNSHINE CRAFTS (register)
Capture the sun and colors of spring by gathering natural materials to create a unique sun-catcher.
Cincinnati Nature Center, 4949 Tealtown Road, Milford
10 a.m., 12 p.m.; included with daily admission, $9 adults, $4 children; free for members
513-831-1711 or cincynature.org
ZOO BABIES (register)
Bring the family to meet the Zoo’s newest family members, the zoo babies. Six-foot-tall stork statues will lead visitors to adorable baby animals throughout the zoo.
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens, 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
513-281-4700 or cincinnatizoo.org/events/zoo-babies