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Apr 4, 2017 through Jul 31, 2017

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Lloyd Library and Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location
Apr 4, 2017 through Jul 31, 2017

Off the Page

Lloyd Library and Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

Brings to life 300-year-old treasures by botanical illustrator and pioneering woman of science, Maria Sibylla Merian. Taxidermist Jeremy Johnson of Meddling with Nature... Read more

Brings to life 300-year-old treasures by botanical illustrator and pioneering woman of science, Maria Sibylla Merian. Taxidermist Jeremy Johnson of Meddling with Nature combines preserved plants, animals and insect specimens inspired by Merian's work to accompany her illustrations.

Jun 24, 2017 through Aug 19, 2017

Gallery Selections

Cincinnati Art Galleries

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location
Jun 24, 2017 through Aug 19, 2017

Gallery Selections

Cincinnati Art Galleries

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location

Recent works by local gallery artists and selection of newly acquired turn-of-the-century paintings. Exhibit continues through Aug. 19

Recent works by local gallery artists and selection of newly acquired turn-of-the-century paintings. Exhibit continues through Aug. 19

Jun 10, 2017 through Aug 20, 2017

The Strange & Exotic World of Lafcadio Hearn

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Hearn Cover
Jun 10, 2017 through Aug 20, 2017

The Strange & Exotic World of Lafcadio Hearn

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Hearn was the first westerner to translate Japanese stories and fairytales into English. In the 1950s, Vickers' family donated his personal collection of Hearn... Read more

Hearn was the first westerner to translate Japanese stories and fairytales into English. In the 1950s, Vickers' family donated his personal collection of Hearn material to the Library. Selections from the collection will be on view in the Joseph S. Stern, Jr. Cincinnati Room.

Jun 17, 2017 through Sep 16, 2017

Distant Horizons: Pioneers in Psychedelic Art

Carl Solway Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 8.10 miles from your location
Jun 17, 2017 through Sep 16, 2017

Distant Horizons: Pioneers in Psychedelic Art

Carl Solway Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 8.10 miles from your location

Curated by Carlo McCormick and featuring artists Isaac Abrams, Ira Cohen, Tony Martin, USCO and Gerd Stern. Through Sept. 16.

Curated by Carlo McCormick and featuring artists Isaac Abrams, Ira Cohen, Tony Martin, USCO and Gerd Stern. Through Sept. 16.

May 10, 2017 through Aug 20, 2017

Ugo Rondinone: Let's Start This Day Again

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Contemporary Arts Center
May 10, 2017 through Aug 20, 2017

Ugo Rondinone: Let's Start This Day Again

Contemporary Arts Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Exhibition celebrates new iteration of Swiss-born, NY-based artist's color spectrum series that congregates art, gallery architecture and visitors as collaborators in all-... Read more

Exhibition celebrates new iteration of Swiss-born, NY-based artist's color spectrum series that congregates art, gallery architecture and visitors as collaborators in all-encompassing experience.

Jun 29, 2017

Creeking in the Parks

Forest Run MetroPark

North

Approximately 23.14 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Creeking in the Parks

Forest Run MetroPark

North

Approximately 23.14 miles from your location

Explore ponds with educators from MetroParks and Butler County Soil... Read more

Explore ponds with educators from MetroParks and Butler County Soil & Water Conservation District. Wear clothes that can get wet and dirty with close-toed shoes (no flip-flops). Follow signs to parking and program location inside park.

Jun 9, 2017 through Aug 5, 2017

Tony DeVarco and Mayako Nakamura: ReGenerations

Marta Hewett Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Jun 9, 2017 through Aug 5, 2017

Tony DeVarco and Mayako Nakamura: ReGenerations

Marta Hewett Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Exhibit runs through Aug. 5.

Exhibit runs through Aug. 5.

Jun 29, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime in the Park (2-5 years)

Boone Woods Park

South

Approximately 18.55 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime in the Park (2-5 years)

Boone Woods Park

South

Approximately 18.55 miles from your location

Children and their grown-ups can beat heat with great stories and cool activity.

Children and their grown-ups can beat heat with great stories and cool activity.

Jun 29, 2017

Story time with Sally Derby

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Story time with Sally Derby

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location

Author of A New School Year visits for story time and book signing.

Author of A New School Year visits for story time and book signing.

Jun 29, 2017

Story Time with Author Sally Derby

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Story Time with Author Sally Derby

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location

Meet author Sally Derby as she reads and signs newest picture book, A New School Year.

Meet author Sally Derby as she reads and signs newest picture book, A New School Year.

Jun 1, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Jolly Thursdays

A.J. Jolly Park

South

Approximately 14.21 miles from your location
Jun 1, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Jolly Thursdays

A.J. Jolly Park

South

Approximately 14.21 miles from your location

Super fun free events for all ages.

Super fun free events for all ages.

Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Story Time with Miss Alicia

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location
Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Story Time with Miss Alicia

Blue Manatee Children's Bookstore

East

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location

Jun 8, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Bookworms (3.5 to 5 years)

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location
Jun 8, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Bookworms (3.5 to 5 years)

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Mar 8, 2017 through Apr 27, 2017

Toddlertime Storytime

Union Township Branch Library

North

Approximately 6.01 miles from your location
Mar 8, 2017 through Apr 27, 2017

Toddlertime Storytime

Union Township Branch Library

North

Approximately 6.01 miles from your location

Ages 3-5, along with their grown-ups, enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, activities and meeting new friends.

Ages 3-5, along with their grown-ups, enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, activities and meeting new friends.

Jun 7, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

All Ages Story Time

Amelia Branch Library

North

Approximately 9.46 miles from your location
Jun 7, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

All Ages Story Time

Amelia Branch Library

North

Approximately 9.46 miles from your location

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays about this year's summer reading theme: Dream Big. Each session promotes 6 early literacy skills that children must know before... Read more

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays about this year's summer reading theme: Dream Big. Each session promotes 6 early literacy skills that children must know before they can learn to read.

Jun 9, 2017 through Jul 16, 2017

Nikki Couppee Exhibition Opening

Ombre Gallery

East

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Jun 9, 2017 through Jul 16, 2017

Nikki Couppee Exhibition Opening

Ombre Gallery

East

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Exhibit continues through July 16.

Exhibit continues through July 16.

Jun 10, 2017 through Nov 11, 2017

Glendale During WWI: Doing Our Bit

Glendale Heritage Museum

North

Approximately 12.92 miles from your location
Jun 10, 2017 through Nov 11, 2017

Glendale During WWI: Doing Our Bit

Glendale Heritage Museum

North

Approximately 12.92 miles from your location

Exhibit features stories about Glendale citizens during WWI, those who worked for war effort at home and those who served overseas.

Exhibit features stories about Glendale citizens during WWI, those who worked for war effort at home and those who served overseas.

Jun 8, 2017 through Apr 28, 2017

Storytime: Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location
Jun 8, 2017 through Apr 28, 2017

Storytime: Tiny Tots (18 months to 2 1/2 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Jun 17, 2017 through Oct 15, 2017

Anila Quayyum Agha: All The Flowers Are For Me

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
Cincinnati Art Museum
Jun 17, 2017 through Oct 15, 2017

Anila Quayyum Agha: All The Flowers Are For Me

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Pakistani-American artist creates immersive installations by manipulating light.

Pakistani-American artist creates immersive installations by manipulating light.

Jun 24, 2017 through Jul 21, 2017

Jack Meanwell Art Exhibit

Mary Ran Gallery

East

Approximately 3.89 miles from your location
Jun 24, 2017 through Jul 21, 2017

Jack Meanwell Art Exhibit

Mary Ran Gallery

East

Approximately 3.89 miles from your location

Exhibition of paintings and drawings by Cincinnati-based abstract expressionist known for singular renditions of landscapes and figures using energetic strokes, bold color... Read more

Exhibition of paintings and drawings by Cincinnati-based abstract expressionist known for singular renditions of landscapes and figures using energetic strokes, bold color and rich texture.

Jun 16, 2017 through Jan 28, 2018

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location
William Kentridge, More Sweetly Play the Dance
Jun 16, 2017 through Jan 28, 2018

William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance

Cincinnati Art Museum

Downtown

Approximately 6.68 miles from your location

Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge's powerful film installation encircles viewer with 7 screens as travelers pass across animated landscape accompanied by... Read more

Contemporary South African artist William Kentridge's powerful film installation encircles viewer with 7 screens as travelers pass across animated landscape accompanied by brass band.

Jun 6, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Bookworms (3.5 to 5 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location
Jun 6, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Bookworms (3.5 to 5 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Jun 15, 2017 through Jul 6, 2017

American Heritage Stories

Chesterwood Village

North

Approximately 17.63 miles from your location
Jun 15, 2017 through Jul 6, 2017

American Heritage Stories

Chesterwood Village

North

Approximately 17.63 miles from your location

Fire of 2016 (The Smokies).

Unique history stories.

Unique history stories.

Jun 2, 2017 through Jun 30, 2017

A Bird's Eye View and Out of Africa Photography Exhibit

Sharonville Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 12.38 miles from your location
Jun 2, 2017 through Jun 30, 2017

A Bird's Eye View and Out of Africa Photography Exhibit

Sharonville Cultural Arts Center

North

Approximately 12.38 miles from your location

Featuring nature, wildlife and bird photography from Mike Simpson and Betsy Wurster.

Featuring nature, wildlife and bird photography from Mike Simpson and Betsy Wurster.

May 25, 2017 through Oct 12, 2017

College Hill Farm Market

College Hill Presbyterian Church

North

Approximately 11.44 miles from your location
May 25, 2017 through Oct 12, 2017

College Hill Farm Market

College Hill Presbyterian Church

North

Approximately 11.44 miles from your location

Credit cards, EBT, and WIC accepted. Those using EBT receive up to $10 of matching tokens to purchase fruits and vegetables through Produce Perks.

Credit cards, EBT, and WIC accepted. Those using EBT receive up to $10 of matching tokens to purchase fruits and vegetables through Produce Perks.

Jun 15, 2017 through Jul 30, 2017

Rummikub

Florence Branch Library

South

Approximately 15.41 miles from your location
Jun 15, 2017 through Jul 30, 2017

Rummikub

Florence Branch Library

South

Approximately 15.41 miles from your location

Learn to play Rummikub (pronounced Rummy-cube), a cross between rummy and mahjong.

Learn to play Rummikub (pronounced Rummy-cube), a cross between rummy and mahjong.

Jun 29, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Riverfront Grill Out

Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Riverfront Grill Out

Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location

Food, beer and lawn games. Featuring music by DJ Etrayn.

Food, beer and lawn games. Featuring music by DJ Etrayn.

Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

The Takeover Outdoor Summer Concert Series

The Square at Union Centre

North

Approximately 16.22 miles from your location
Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

The Takeover Outdoor Summer Concert Series

The Square at Union Centre

North

Approximately 16.22 miles from your location

Team Takeover and Ohio Wine Night. Bring donation to support Reach Out Lakota's Food Fight. Music by Color Blind. Wine by Valley Vineyards and Winery at Versailles. Beer by FigLeaf. Food trucks: U-Lucky Dawg, Carvaso's and Funnel Vision.

Food and adult beverages, including craft beer, for purchase. Live music. Each night has theme with fun activities. Find details online.

Food and adult beverages, including craft beer, for purchase. Live music. Each night has theme with fun activities. Find details online.

Jun 29, 2017

Bicyclists Forum on Drugged Driving

AAA Driving School

East

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Bicyclists Forum on Drugged Driving

AAA Driving School

East

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Join AAA and Queen City Bike for informational forum on growing drugged driving epidemic in Greater Cincinnati community. Local law enforcement on hand to discuss ways to... Read more

Join AAA and Queen City Bike for informational forum on growing drugged driving epidemic in Greater Cincinnati community. Local law enforcement on hand to discuss ways to protect self while bicycling on road.

Jun 29, 2017

Single and Successful

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Single and Successful

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Cincy Chic, Cincinnati Profile, and A-List Introductions celebrate Greater Cincinnati's single and successful men and women. Shopping, networking, mingling, cocktails and... Read more

Cincy Chic, Cincinnati Profile, and A-List Introductions celebrate Greater Cincinnati's single and successful men and women. Shopping, networking, mingling, cocktails and more.

Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Sounds of Summer on the Square

Liberty Center

North

Approximately 19.10 miles from your location
Jun 1, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Sounds of Summer on the Square

Liberty Center

North

Approximately 19.10 miles from your location

Music by The Chuck Taylors.

Live jazz, blues, top 40, country and more.

Live jazz, blues, top 40, country and more.

Jun 8, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Summer Concert Series

RiversEdge Park

North

Approximately 23.41 miles from your location
Jun 8, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Summer Concert Series

RiversEdge Park

North

Approximately 23.41 miles from your location

Magic Lightnin' Boys, 500 Miles to Memphis.

Doors open 5:30 p.m.

Doors open 5:30 p.m.

Jun 29, 2017

Family Science Night: Engineering

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Family Science Night: Engineering

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location

Opportunity for parents and children to learn together. Enjoy snack and explore different theme each week during June. Registration required.

Opportunity for parents and children to learn together. Enjoy snack and explore different theme each week during June. Registration required.

Jun 8, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Stories with Art (3-6 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location
Jun 8, 2017 through Jul 27, 2017

Storytime: Stories with Art (3-6 years)

Boone County Main Library

South

Approximately 17.78 miles from your location

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Stimulate child's development and help build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Jun 29, 2017 through Aug 18, 2017

Summer Music Concert Series

Glenwood Gardens

North

Approximately 12.62 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017 through Aug 18, 2017

Summer Music Concert Series

Glenwood Gardens

North

Approximately 12.62 miles from your location

Music by Flawless.

Music, food and fun.

Music, food and fun.

Jun 29, 2017

Madcap Puppets: Jumping Over the Moon (family)

Boone Woods Park

South

Approximately 18.55 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Madcap Puppets: Jumping Over the Moon (family)

Boone Woods Park

South

Approximately 18.55 miles from your location

Participatory show. Sigmund and Edie entertain baby monster at his birthday party. In case of rain, show will be held at Main Library. Call Parks Hotline at 859-334-2283... Read more

Participatory show. Sigmund and Edie entertain baby monster at his birthday party. In case of rain, show will be held at Main Library. Call Parks Hotline at 859-334-2283 for weather updates.

Jun 8, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Music on the River

Downtown Lawrenceburg

South

Approximately 25.36 miles from your location
Jun 8, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Music on the River

Downtown Lawrenceburg

South

Approximately 25.36 miles from your location

Music by The Avalons.

Live music, cruise-in car show. Food and beverages available for purchase. Bring lawn chair.

Live music, cruise-in car show. Food and beverages available for purchase. Bring lawn chair.

May 25, 2017 through Sep 8, 2016

Live at the Levee

Newport on the Levee

South

Approximately 6.56 miles from your location
Newport on the Levee
May 25, 2017 through Sep 8, 2016

Live at the Levee

Newport on the Levee

South

Approximately 6.56 miles from your location

Soul Pocket

Riverwalk Plaza. Summer concert series.

Riverwalk Plaza. Summer concert series.

May 4, 2017 through Sep 28, 2017

PNC Summer Music Series: Salsa on the Square

Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Salsa on the Square Fountain Square
May 4, 2017 through Sep 28, 2017

PNC Summer Music Series: Salsa on the Square

Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Afincao.

Salsa bands, dancers and tips from expert instructors.

Salsa bands, dancers and tips from expert instructors.

Jun 29, 2017

Paul Daugherty: An Uncomplicated Life

Loveland United Methodist Church

North

Approximately 12.21 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Paul Daugherty: An Uncomplicated Life

Loveland United Methodist Church

North

Approximately 12.21 miles from your location

Paul's daughter Jillian was born with Down syndrome. Hear her story.

Paul's daughter Jillian was born with Down syndrome. Hear her story.

Jun 29, 2017

Mary Kubica: Every Last Lie

Joseph-Beth Booksellers-Rookwood

East

Approximately 5.10 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

Mary Kubica: Every Last Lie

Joseph-Beth Booksellers-Rookwood

East

Approximately 5.10 miles from your location

May 18, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Groovin' on the Green

Village Green Park - Fairfield

North

Approximately 19.31 miles from your location
May 18, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Groovin' on the Green

Village Green Park - Fairfield

North

Approximately 19.31 miles from your location

Bring blanket or lawn chair and enjoy concerts at park amphitheater.

Bring blanket or lawn chair and enjoy concerts at park amphitheater.

Jun 29, 2017

American Graffiti Band

Beech Acres Park

East

Approximately 1.58 miles from your location
Jun 29, 2017

American Graffiti Band

Beech Acres Park

East

Approximately 1.58 miles from your location

Bring seating. Children under 16 must be accompanied by adult. Park district concessions available (cash only).

Bring seating. Children under 16 must be accompanied by adult. Park district concessions available (cash only).

Jun 15, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Bandstand Bluegrass

Washington Park

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location
Washington Park
Jun 15, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017

Bandstand Bluegrass

Washington Park

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

Krystal Peterson and The Queen City Band

Bluegrass, roots, and Americana music. Food provided by Eli's BBQ. Drinks available for purchase from Washington Park concessions.

Bluegrass, roots, and Americana music. Food provided by Eli's BBQ. Drinks available for purchase from Washington Park concessions.

Apr 13, 2017 through Sep 7, 2017

Trivia Night with Name-That-Tune

MVP Sports Bar & Grille

North

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location
Apr 13, 2017 through Sep 7, 2017

Trivia Night with Name-That-Tune

MVP Sports Bar & Grille

North

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

Live trivia with music name that tune rounds. Prizes for top 3 teams. Food and beer specials during trivia.

Live trivia with music name that tune rounds. Prizes for top 3 teams. Food and beer specials during trivia.

Jun 9, 2017 through Apr 28, 2017

Storytime: Baby Time (birth to 18 months)

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location
Jun 9, 2017 through Apr 28, 2017

Storytime: Baby Time (birth to 18 months)

Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch

South

Approximately 18.53 miles from your location

Stimulate baby's development and help child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

Stimulate baby's development and help child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.

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