Family Friendly Fun in Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky {November 8-10}


Another weekend is upon us,  and there’s plenty of fun to be had all around town!  Here’s your handy dandy weekend guide to help you plan all sorts of things for your family to do!   There’s a little something for everyone…festivals, artistic experiences, shows, storytimes and MORE!



Fort Wright Elementary Fall Festival ~ Saturday November 9, 2013 3:00pm-7:00pm ~ 501 Farrell Covington Ky ~Fall Festival Fort Wright Come join us for our biggest fundraiser of the year to help increase technology in our classrooms. Admission to the festival is free and game and raffle tickets are sold at the door. Have fun in the bounce house, cake walk, hair flair booth and more. Check out our silent auction items and make a bid! Website with Event Information :

A Musical Zoo    November 9, 2013  10am & 11:30am    Linton Music’s Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions     Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church 6474 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230     $5 for an individual ticket or $15 for a book of 4 tickets; Children under 2 are free!    Listen! Is that a bird or a flute? Is that a swan or a cello? Is that a fish or a piano? Come hear and find out on an adventure through our musical zoo! During PB&J performances, children are invited to sit on the floor, close to the performers, allowing them to be “part of the action.”  An educational coordinator hosts each concert, leading dances, beat patterns, songs, and question & answer sessions to guide and enhance the experience for children and their families.  At the end of the concert, we invite you to meet the performers and get an up-close introduction to their instruments.

Second Saturday in the Studio    November 9, 2013 1:30-3:30pm     blue manatee bookstore    $30    OFF SITE EVENT Learn art history and create artwork in two media with Brazee Street Studios’ Sandra Gross and blue manatee’s Miss Kelli (Kelli Gleiner). This month, we’ll be exploring the world of POP ART! Create a collage to take home with you, and then make one using safe glass components and exciting techniques!  AGES: Ages 7 and up  Pre-registration is required. Please call Brazee Street Studios at (513) 321-0206 or visit to register for this event.cincinnati-observatory-telescope

Meet a Meteorite on Saturday from 7-9pm at the Cincinnati Observatory.  See their website for all the details!  Perfect for all the space explorers in your family!

Open House – Ornaments    November 9, 2013 10am-1pm    Brazee Street School of Glass   $15    Celebrate the holidays by making ornaments with your family! Bring your parents, grandparents, siblings, and children to this introductory class and create fused glass ornaments for each other or someone you love. Open to all ages (we suggest 4+), kids young and old! Ornaments fired and ready in time for the holidays. No experience necessary.

SOG Story Time: Tap the Magic Tree    November 9, 2013 1:30pm-2:15pm    Brazee Street School of Glass    $18 Bring your little one to SOC Story Time! Listen to ” Tap the Magic Tree”" by Christie Matheson, the create a one-of-a-kind tree sun catcher inspired by the story using a variety of save Bullseye Glass materials. Ages: 3-6

ManaTots at blue manatee    Saturdays  9:30am     blue manatee children’s bookstore and decafe 3054 Madison Road Cincinnati, OH 45209  Free, children up to age 4    Stories, songs and fun

Thanksgiving on the Ohio Frontier on Saturday from 2-5pm at the Shawnee Lookout Park, 2008 Lawrenceberg Rd. North Bend, OH 45052


Peter Pan    Thursday, November 7th-Sunday,  November 10th    The School for Creative and Performing Arts    108 West Central Parkway Cincinnati OH 45202    $5-$20    The School for Creative & Performing Arts presents J.M. Barrie’s classic tale about the boy who “Won’t Grow Up”. Join our actors in this high flying, classic tale  of adventure, pirates, fairies and family. Fun for the whole family.

Harper Art Show ~ Come see the art work of Cincinnati artists Charley and Edie Harper at Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve at the Ellenwood Nature Barn  3455 Poole Rd Cincinnati, OH 45251  November 6-10, 2013 :: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.  Sunday, Noon-4 p.m.

Annual ATLA holiday used book sale     Nov 7-9, Hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. 6 p.m. Friday; and 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturday    Anderson Township Library Association    Anderson Branch Library    Free    The Anderson Township Library Association’s annual holiday used book sale is Nov. 7-9 at the Anderson Branch Library, 7450 State Road. Hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. 6 p.m. Friday; and 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturday. The sale features the best in all categories: DVDs, CDs, fiction, many categories of nonfiction, and a separate room for children’s titles. Cash and checks are accepted. For more information, call 513-369-6030. Visit

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