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Here are some great kid-friendly events in your area!

 

The Betts House - Family Fun Saturday
Time: 12:30 - 5:00 pm

The Betts House presents family-friendly activities, including holiday tours, demonstrations, story time, crafts and more.

Address: 416 Clark Street
Cincinnati, OH 45203
Phone: 513 651-0734
E-mail: BettsHouseRC@fuse.net


Website: bettshouse.org

Cincinnati Zoo
Date: Thursday, June 05, 2014  - Friday, October 31, 2014

Zoo visitors can see birds soar overhead at the Great American Wings of Wonder Bird Show, cheetahs race at top speeds at the Cheetah Encounter, hand feed Maasai giraffe, watch an elephant take a bath, and stop by the Zoo’s kea exhibit to see fun flights and demonstrations. In addition, around every bend there is the opportunity to put hand-to-scale or feather during random animal encounters that take place every day throughout the park.

Address: 3400 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45220


Website: www.cincinnatizoo.org

Family ARTventures Tours and Art Stops
Date: Thursday, June 05, 2014  - Sunday, May 24, 2015

For everyone, every age - Here’s the place to interact with “touchable” art objects. These family-oriented tours and Art Stops actually allow you to do just that, and are led by our knowledgeable Art Museum docents, allowing families to get to know our collections hands-on. FREE. Reservations Not Required.

Saturdays at 1:00 pm and Sundays at 3:00 pm

Address: Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH 45202


Website: www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/

ArtVentures in Downtown Cincinnati
Date: Thursday, June 05, 2014  - Sunday, November 30, 2014

Downtown Cincinnati Incorporated has created an online database of public art that features the city's fountains, monuments, murals and architecture. Explore the many things that make the streets of downtown an outdoor gallery on view 24/7. DCI's website also includes itineraries for five walking tours with a focus on specific artworks, shops and eateries along each route. Hometown Heroes Music City The Old Ballgame Take in the History Mother(lode) of Presidents

Address: Downtown
Cincinnati, OH


Website: www.downtowncincinnati.com/exploring-downtown/artventure

Free Fridays at Cincinnati Museum center
Date: Friday, June 13, 2014  - Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Visit Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science and Cincinnati History Museum free of charge from 4 to 8 p.m. on June 13, July 11, Aug.1, Sept. 12 and Oct. 24!

Explore 500 feet of dark passages in our recreated limestone cave, take a walk down a 19th-century street on our Public Landing and crawl through Kids’ Town to discover about the world around you in a whole new way.

Address: 1301 Western Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45203


Website: www.cincymuseum.org/events/free-fridays

Wump Mucket Puppets
Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014  - Sunday, September 28, 2014

Wump Mucket Puppets rock with FREE zany family-friendly puppet shows in September. September 13 at 4 pm - Smale Riverfront Park...with Balloney Puppetworks September 14 at 1 pm - Cincinnati Museum Center...a puppet demonstration will follow the show. September 27 at 5 pm - CliftonFest Kids Zone at Digg's Plaza September 28 at Noon - CliftonFest Kids Zone at Digg's Plaza

Website: www.WumpMucketPuppets.com

Family Day at the National Museum of the US Air Force
Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014  - Sunday, September 28, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

September's Family Day will be held in conjunction with the two-day World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of WWI in Europe. Dawn Patrol is one of the nation's premier historical aviation events as it brings the excitement and adrenaline of early air power to Ohio. The event features vintage original and reproduction WWI aircraft, radio-controlled models, era automobiles, period re-enactors, educational activities and a collector's show. All activities are FREE!

Address: 1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433
Phone: (937) 255-4646


Website: www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/education/family/index.asp

Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions
Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014  - Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time: 10 and 11:30 am

It's a String Thing -- The wonderful sounds of the violin, viola and cello will "string you along" as you listen, dance, and sing to the music of the string family! Come hear why Mozart and Beethoven loved this family of instruments.

These interactive, hands-on concerts provide children, ages 2-6, and their families the opportunity to enjoy classical music together.

September 27 - Heritage Presbyterian Church, 6546 S. Mason-Montgomery Road, Mason OH

October 11 - Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church, 6474 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati OH

October 25 - Kennedy Heights Presbyterian Church, 6312 Kennedy Avenue, Cincinnati OH

November 1 - Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7701 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati OH

November 6 at 4PM - SPECIAL FREE PRESENTATION: Price Hill Library, 3215 Warsaw Avenue, Cincinnati OH

November 8 - Wyoming Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, OH

Website: www.lintonmusic.org/peanut-butter-and-jam-series

Great Outdoor Weekend
Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014  - Sunday, September 28, 2014
Time: various

Have an outdoor adventure! The Great Outdoor Weekend presents 120 FREE OUTDOOR events spanning eight counties in and around Greater Cincinnati. From natural science to guided hikes, climbing, gardening, fishing, paddling--is all available as part of this free, weekend-long sampler program.

Address: various


Website: www.greatoutdoorweekend.org/

Classics for Kids Saturday @ The Carnegie
Date: Saturday, October 04, 2014  - Saturday, October 04, 2014

Have fun with music and art! Classics for Kids Saturday will feature talented young musicians, dancers, artists and more. Plus art activities. FREE for All!

Participating Partners

My Cincinnati

NKU Music Preparatory Department

Cincinnati Ballet: Otto M. Budig Academy

Cincinnati Art Museum Contemporary Arts Center

Family Friendly Cincinnati

Address: 1028 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011

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