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Oct 24, 2019

Express Urban Appalachian Showcase

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 24, 2019

Express Urban Appalachian Showcase

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

In variety show style, our community’s most dynamic Appalachian musicians, singers, storytellers, poets, spoken word artists, and dancers will express the diversity of our city’s Appalachian cultural heritage.  Experience a memorable evening that includes The...

In variety show style, our community’s most dynamic Appalachian musicians, singers, storytellers, poets, spoken word artists, and dancers will express the diversity of our city’s Appalachian cultural heritage.  Experience a memorable evening that includes The...

Oct 25, 2019

Cincinnati Preservation Association 2019 Fall Forum

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
35 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 25, 2019

Cincinnati Preservation Association 2019 Fall Forum

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
35 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Cincinnati Preservation Association is pleased to announce the 2019 Fall Forum on Friday, October 25, 2019. Author and architectural historian Gabrielle Esperdy will present a talk on the overlooked women who helped shape the course of modern architecture as a practice and a...

Cincinnati Preservation Association is pleased to announce the 2019 Fall Forum on Friday, October 25, 2019. Author and architectural historian Gabrielle Esperdy will present a talk on the overlooked women who helped shape the course of modern architecture as a practice and a...

Now through Nov 22, 2019

Lunch and Learn Seminar: Are Your Affairs In Order?

Maggard Memorials and Laser Art Technology
19 North Sycamore Street, Lebanon, OH 45039

North

Now through Nov 22, 2019

Lunch and Learn Seminar: Are Your Affairs In Order?

Maggard Memorials and Laser Art Technology
19 North Sycamore Street, Lebanon, OH 45039

North

In our Lunch and Learn Seminars, you will learn how to take control of your final arrangements. Pre-planning should be viewed as your final gift to your loved ones to relieve them of the stress and burden of making your final arrangements during their time of grief. It will also...

In our Lunch and Learn Seminars, you will learn how to take control of your final arrangements. Pre-planning should be viewed as your final gift to your loved ones to relieve them of the stress and burden of making your final arrangements during their time of grief. It will also...

Oct 25, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Michael Blankenship's Poe-pourri

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 25, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Michael Blankenship's Poe-pourri

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
1127 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Bold notes of character with a whiff of horror, these stories and poems of Edgar Allen Poe feature Jared Joplin, Ernaisja Curry, and Michael Blankenship.   The Studio Series presents works by artists and companies across genre and form and are performed typically as...

Bold notes of character with a whiff of horror, these stories and poems of Edgar Allen Poe feature Jared Joplin, Ernaisja Curry, and Michael Blankenship.   The Studio Series presents works by artists and companies across genre and form and are performed typically as...

Now through Oct 26, 2019

Books by the Banks: Cincinnati Regional BookFestival

Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 26, 2019

Books by the Banks: Cincinnati Regional BookFestival

Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Annual celebration of books and reading featuring national, regional and local authors. Illustrators, book signings, panel discussions and activities for entire family.

Annual celebration of books and reading featuring national, regional and local authors. Illustrators, book signings, panel discussions and activities for entire family.

Oct 26, 2019

Pumpkin and Munchkin Trick or Treat Trail

Lions Park
Hicks Blvd, Fairfield, OH 45014

North

Oct 26, 2019

Pumpkin and Munchkin Trick or Treat Trail

Lions Park
Hicks Blvd, Fairfield, OH 45014

North

Lion's Park located on Hicks Blvd and on the corner of Dennison Drive in Fairfield Ohio is having a Pumpkin and Munchkin Trick or Treat Trail Event on October 26, 2019.   Festivities begin at 12pm to 4pm. Admission, Trick or Treat and Parking are ALL Free.   There...

Lion's Park located on Hicks Blvd and on the corner of Dennison Drive in Fairfield Ohio is having a Pumpkin and Munchkin Trick or Treat Trail Event on October 26, 2019.   Festivities begin at 12pm to 4pm. Admission, Trick or Treat and Parking are ALL Free.   There...

Oct 27, 2019

It’s Not Magic

First Lutheran Church
1208 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 27, 2019

It’s Not Magic

First Lutheran Church
1208 Race St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

National Poetry Winnier, Jon Sands, performs work from his recent book of poetry, It's Not Magic. concert:nova musicians Ted Nelson (cello), Patrcik Schleker (percussion) and Julie Spangler (piano) converse with Sands, curated works

National Poetry Winnier, Jon Sands, performs work from his recent book of poetry, It's Not Magic. concert:nova musicians Ted Nelson (cello), Patrcik Schleker (percussion) and Julie Spangler (piano) converse with Sands, curated works

Now through Jan 20, 2020

Business After Business Weekly Hub Offered By Atlantic Sign Company

Atlantic Sign Company
2328 Florence Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45206

East

Now through Jan 20, 2020

Business After Business Weekly Hub Offered By Atlantic Sign Company

Atlantic Sign Company
2328 Florence Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45206

East

We don’t ‘network’ at our hub sessions as we prefer to encourage people to relate to one another on a personal level. This is so that business owners feel that they can be really honest about what they know and don't know – and are able to ask questions and ask for...

We don’t ‘network’ at our hub sessions as we prefer to encourage people to relate to one another on a personal level. This is so that business owners feel that they can be really honest about what they know and don't know – and are able to ask questions and ask for...

Now through Nov 13, 2019

Writing & Publishing a Novel

Springfield Township Civic Center
9158 Winton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

North

Now through Nov 13, 2019

Writing & Publishing a Novel

Springfield Township Civic Center
9158 Winton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

North

ATTENTION ALL WRITERS: Want to learn how to be a writer and maybe even publish your own book! Greg Peterson, published author, is just the one to learn from!   Greg will host a class at ArtsConnect, on Wednesday nights. Classes run from October 16 - November 20,...

ATTENTION ALL WRITERS: Want to learn how to be a writer and maybe even publish your own book! Greg Peterson, published author, is just the one to learn from!   Greg will host a class at ArtsConnect, on Wednesday nights. Classes run from October 16 - November 20,...

Now through Oct 30, 2019

Campfire Classics

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Oct 30, 2019

Campfire Classics

Washington Park
1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Campfire Classics is a Halloween-themed adult story time program. Warlock Vorobok will select the best goosebump-raising supernatural tales from women authors across several centuries and dramatically read them out loud over the course of three nights. A discussion will take...

Campfire Classics is a Halloween-themed adult story time program. Warlock Vorobok will select the best goosebump-raising supernatural tales from women authors across several centuries and dramatically read them out loud over the course of three nights. A discussion will take...

Nov 01, 2019

Freedom 55: Legacy of the Movement Discussion with Clarence Lang, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, and Derrick Johnson

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 01, 2019

Freedom 55: Legacy of the Movement Discussion with Clarence Lang, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, and Derrick Johnson

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join for a Freedom 55 panel discussion sponsored by Macy's and The John A. Schroth Family Charitable Trust, PNC Bank, Trustee. The evening will be moderated by Rodney D. Coates, PhD, Professor of Global and Intercultural Studies at Miami University. Panelists include:...

Join for a Freedom 55 panel discussion sponsored by Macy's and The John A. Schroth Family Charitable Trust, PNC Bank, Trustee. The evening will be moderated by Rodney D. Coates, PhD, Professor of Global and Intercultural Studies at Miami University. Panelists include:...

Nov 01, 2019 through Nov 02, 2019

Freedom 55 Mini-Conference

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 01, 2019 through Nov 02, 2019

Freedom 55 Mini-Conference

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, in partnership with Miami University, will host Freedom Summer –Then, Now and the Future Mini-conference on November 1-2, commemorating the 55th anniversary of Freedom Summer. The mini-conference is part of the Freedom 55...

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, in partnership with Miami University, will host Freedom Summer –Then, Now and the Future Mini-conference on November 1-2, commemorating the 55th anniversary of Freedom Summer. The mini-conference is part of the Freedom 55...

Nov 02, 2019

2019 APNET Symposium: Unlocking Africa’s Potential to the Community

Union Hall
1311 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 02, 2019

2019 APNET Symposium: Unlocking Africa’s Potential to the Community

Union Hall
1311 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The 2019 APNET Symposium promises an electrifying night filled with engaging speakers, inspirational award recipients, scrumptious African cuisine and captivating cultural entertainment! You do not want to miss such an evening!!   The African Professionals Network (APNET)...

The 2019 APNET Symposium promises an electrifying night filled with engaging speakers, inspirational award recipients, scrumptious African cuisine and captivating cultural entertainment! You do not want to miss such an evening!!   The African Professionals Network (APNET)...

Nov 02, 2019

Freedom 55: Legacy of the Movement Discussion with Lisa McNair and Reena Evers-Everette

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 02, 2019

Freedom 55: Legacy of the Movement Discussion with Lisa McNair and Reena Evers-Everette

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Join for a reception and discussion featuring Reena Evers-Everette (daughter of Medgar Evers and Myrlie Evers-Williams) and Lisa McNair (sister of Denise McNair); sponsored by The John A. Scroth Charitable Trust, PNC Bank Trustee.   This discussion will highlight issues...

Join for a reception and discussion featuring Reena Evers-Everette (daughter of Medgar Evers and Myrlie Evers-Williams) and Lisa McNair (sister of Denise McNair); sponsored by The John A. Scroth Charitable Trust, PNC Bank Trustee.   This discussion will highlight issues...

Nov 05, 2019 through Dec 03, 2019

Digital Marketing Workshop For Small Business Owners

Scott Keever Offices
1335 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 05, 2019 through Dec 03, 2019

Digital Marketing Workshop For Small Business Owners

Scott Keever Offices
1335 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

You have heard of search engine optimization but not quite sure where to begin...then our workshops are for you! These monthly one hour workshops covers all of the essential aspects you need to know for your business. With our overview, you’ll learn the basics of this digital...

You have heard of search engine optimization but not quite sure where to begin...then our workshops are for you! These monthly one hour workshops covers all of the essential aspects you need to know for your business. With our overview, you’ll learn the basics of this digital...

Nov 06, 2019

Harvest Flower Design Class with Eve Floral Co.

Communiversity at University of Cincinnati, Victory Parkway Campus
2220 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45206

East

Nov 06, 2019

Harvest Flower Design Class with Eve Floral Co.

Communiversity at University of Cincinnati, Victory Parkway Campus
2220 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45206

East

Join Evelyn, owner and designer of Eve Floral Co. as we celebrate the fall solstice, changing of seasons and the crisp air with a floral design workshop where you design and create your own compote centerpiece in a keepsake container. Drift into the season as we design with...

Join Evelyn, owner and designer of Eve Floral Co. as we celebrate the fall solstice, changing of seasons and the crisp air with a floral design workshop where you design and create your own compote centerpiece in a keepsake container. Drift into the season as we design with...

Nov 08, 2019 through Nov 10, 2019

Deaf Answers Conference, Bible Alive!

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

Nov 08, 2019 through Nov 10, 2019

Deaf Answers Conference, Bible Alive!

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

On the 10th anniversary of Deaf Day, Answers in Genesis is expanding to a Deaf-led Conference at the new Answers Center (AC) at the Ark Encounter!   This exciting event is not only FOR the Deaf but BY the Deaf. Deaf Missions, Deaf Bible Society, DOOR, Deaf Harbor, and...

On the 10th anniversary of Deaf Day, Answers in Genesis is expanding to a Deaf-led Conference at the new Answers Center (AC) at the Ark Encounter!   This exciting event is not only FOR the Deaf but BY the Deaf. Deaf Missions, Deaf Bible Society, DOOR, Deaf Harbor, and...

Nov 13, 2019

The Independent Eye: Cincinnati's Counter-Culture Alternative Press

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library
800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 13, 2019

The Independent Eye: Cincinnati's Counter-Culture Alternative Press

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library
800 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

A retrospective and panel discussion of the "Independent Eye", a progressive counterculture newspaper published out of Cincinnati (via Yellow Springs) from 1968-1975.   Original newspapers/photography exhibit on display, and a panel discussion includes Ellen Bierhorst...

A retrospective and panel discussion of the "Independent Eye", a progressive counterculture newspaper published out of Cincinnati (via Yellow Springs) from 1968-1975.   Original newspapers/photography exhibit on display, and a panel discussion includes Ellen Bierhorst...

Nov 18, 2019

Lecture by Timothy McDonald

Alumni Hall, 001
350 E. Spring St., Oxford, OH 45056

North

Nov 18, 2019

Lecture by Timothy McDonald

Alumni Hall, 001
350 E. Spring St., Oxford, OH 45056

North

"Onion Flats and The New Gravity"

"Onion Flats and The New Gravity"

Nov 21, 2019

Theresa Caputo

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 21, 2019

Theresa Caputo

Aronoff Center for the Arts
650 Walnut, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Theresa Caputo, star of the hit TLC show Long Island Medium, will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver healing messages to audience members and give people comfort knowing that their loved ones who passed are still with them,...

Theresa Caputo, star of the hit TLC show Long Island Medium, will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver healing messages to audience members and give people comfort knowing that their loved ones who passed are still with them,...

Now through Jul 18, 2020

Cincinnati SEO and Social Media Bootcamp

Scott Keever SEO
1335 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Now through Jul 18, 2020

Cincinnati SEO and Social Media Bootcamp

Scott Keever SEO
1335 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Learn what you need to know to be a SEO specialist and Social Media Manager for your company! Learn how to make your business more visible online and how to reach your target audience on social media. Would you like to sharpen your skills needed to handle SEO and social media...

Learn what you need to know to be a SEO specialist and Social Media Manager for your company! Learn how to make your business more visible online and how to reach your target audience on social media. Would you like to sharpen your skills needed to handle SEO and social media...

Nov 23, 2019

Regal Rhythms Poetry Slam and Feature Event

The Annex @ Grace Episcopal Church
5501 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224

North

Nov 23, 2019

Regal Rhythms Poetry Slam and Feature Event

The Annex @ Grace Episcopal Church
5501 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224

North

An evening of poetry slam and spoken word performances. Some of the best artists coming together for an evening of expression and thought provoking performances. Feature poet is Ed Mabrey. He is an accomplished poet, spoken word artist, writer, life coach, motivational speaker,...

An evening of poetry slam and spoken word performances. Some of the best artists coming together for an evening of expression and thought provoking performances. Feature poet is Ed Mabrey. He is an accomplished poet, spoken word artist, writer, life coach, motivational speaker,...

Dec 08, 2019

Family Holiday Bash

Matthew 25: Ministries
11060 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

Dec 08, 2019

Family Holiday Bash

Matthew 25: Ministries
11060 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242

North

Bring the whole family to a FREE, fun and exciting holiday party. The facility will be transformed into a Christmas Wonderland, including crafts, arcade games, refreshments, laser tag, superheroes, princesses, and pictures with Santa! Donations will be accepted to support A Kid...

Bring the whole family to a FREE, fun and exciting holiday party. The facility will be transformed into a Christmas Wonderland, including crafts, arcade games, refreshments, laser tag, superheroes, princesses, and pictures with Santa! Donations will be accepted to support A Kid...

Feb 07, 2020

The Seven Hills School Books for Lunch with Christina Baker Kline

The Summit, A Dolce Hotel
5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Feb 07, 2020

The Seven Hills School Books for Lunch with Christina Baker Kline

The Summit, A Dolce Hotel
5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227

East

Books For Lunch with Christina Baker Kline will be in conversation with Curtis Sittenfeld at our community-wide Books for Lunch event on Friday, February 7, 2020.

Books For Lunch with Christina Baker Kline will be in conversation with Curtis Sittenfeld at our community-wide Books for Lunch event on Friday, February 7, 2020.

Now through Mar 28, 2020

Truth: Answers for Women 2020

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

Now through Mar 28, 2020

Truth: Answers for Women 2020

Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter Drive, Williamstown, KY 41097

South

A conference to uncover the truth about in the media and news. 

A conference to uncover the truth about in the media and news. 

Apr 16, 2020

Christian Healthcare Professionals Convention

Northern Kentucky Convention Center
1 W. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

Apr 16, 2020

Christian Healthcare Professionals Convention

Northern Kentucky Convention Center
1 W. RiverCenter Blvd., Covington, KY 41011

South

The premier convention for all Christian healthcare professionals! This convention provides great opportunities for you to transform as you fellowship with Christian healthcare professionals, learn about current health and social issues, renew your faith through worship and...

The premier convention for all Christian healthcare professionals! This convention provides great opportunities for you to transform as you fellowship with Christian healthcare professionals, learn about current health and social issues, renew your faith through worship and...

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