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 ~ 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 : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ft-Wright-Elementary-Fall-Festival/197327933649589?fref=ts
A Musical Zoo November 9, 2013 10am & 11:30am Linton Music’s Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions www.lintonmusic.org 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 brazeestreetstudios.com to register for this event.
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 www.bluemanateebooks.com 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
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Peter Pan Thursday, November 7th-Sunday, November 10th The School for Creative and Performing Arts www.scpafriends.org 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 http://www.cincinnatilibrary.org/support/atla.html 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 www.cincinnatilibrary.org/support/atla.html.