Community Spotlight

There’s still time to skate
Many Cincinnatians have fond memories of skating on Fountain Square in the midst of downtown’s tallest buildings. Hit the rink to take advantage of the remaining skating season! Concession stands, nearby restaurants and coffee shops are perfect for pre or post-skating treats!

Now through February 14, 2015
Times vary
$4.00 admission/$4.00 skate rental
Fountain Square Ice Skating Rink

West 5th Street – Fountain Square – Cincinnati

Sledding at The Beach?

Come enjoy endless fun in the snow with family and friends! The Beach Mountain’s new winter park features tubing hills and a snow play area. After the excitement on the hill, stay and play in the winter village or enjoy hot chocolate and snacks at the Beach Mountain Chalet.

Now through March 1, 2015
The Beach Mountain
2590 Waterpark Drive – Mason
Tickets: $24.00

Who knew a pigeon could be so fascinating?
Martha: A Story of Extinction shares the tale of Martha, the last surviving passenger pigeon of her species. This bird is one of the best known examples of modern day extinction. Explore how hunting and habitat destruction led to the extinction of a bird whose population was once so dense it could block out the sun. There are several animals facing extinction today, and visitors can learn how humans can reverse this trend with several interesting hands-on activities.

Now through March 1, 2015
The Cincinnati Museum Center
1301 Western Avenue – Cincinnati

Colors and Journeys

Cincinnati Art Museum visitors now have even more to see this winter with the opening of two new special features, Color Color and Bukang Y. Kim: Journey. Although very different in style, both artists have Cincinnati connections. Color Color showcases fascinating digital prints accompanied by poetry, while Bukang Y. Kim: Journey explores her artistic progression via eleven works from The Cincinnati Art Museum collection.

Color Color
Now thorough March 22, 2015
Bukang Y. Kim: Journey

Now through March 15, 2015
The Cincinnati Art Museum

953 Eden Park Drive – Cincinnati
513-721-ARTS (2787)


Get your nature on!
Cincinnati Nature center boasts a variety of activities that will intrigue the entire family! With award winning trails, art and photography exhibits, Nature Preschool and programs such as maple sugaring, birding and a winter snow extravaganza, make it a priority to visit this winter!

January hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Adults: $8.00, Children: $3.00
Cincinnati Nature Center
494 Tealtown Road – Milford

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