Weekend Events | Build & Grow Workshop, Spa Day for the Mommas, Family First Saturday + More!

Ready, Set, Go! Cincinnati Art Museum, 5/7 1-4pm

This weekend is last of the Family First Saturdays at the Cincinnati Art Museum before they take a break for summer. Enjoy some time exploring art that is on the go.  Madcap puppets will be there for some fun throughout the museum.  You won't want to miss a performance by Very Special Arts of Southwestern Ohio.  Kids of all ages will have fun with storytelling, scavenger hunts, tours, and hands-on art making activities.

Spring Pottery Fair, DeSales Corner, 5/7 11am-5pm

Browse and shop for pottery with more than 60 of the area's clay artists. Enjoy pottery making demonstrations.  There will be ways for the kiddos to get in on the fun too!  Jake Speed and the Freddies will perform from 12-3pm.

Home Depot Kids Workshop, Tulip Planter, 5/7 9am-12pm

Any mom would be pleased with this Home Depot kids workshop project for Mother's Day.  Kids can build a cute tulip planter on Saturday morning.  Each participant will receive project materials, kid sized orange apron and an achievement pin.

12th Annual Kiwanis Kids Safety Fair, Fairfield Justice Center, 5/7 11am-3pm

Head out for a Free day of fun with some valuable lessons learned too!  Free bike helmets to the first 200 participants.  Events will include:

  • Helicopters (weather permitting)
  • Fire Equipment & Police Cars to touch and get inside
  • Learn to escape fire in the Smokehouse
  • Police Dog demonstrations

Spa Day for the Mommas, Whole Foods Market 5/7 1-4pm

Treat yourself and/or a special lady! Enjoy making your own body goodies plus wine, cheese or chocolate tasting.  The first 100 moms will receive a reusable bag filled with goodies from the Whole Body.

  • 1:30 & 3:30 pm Make & Take – Sugar Body Scrub
  • 2:00 pm Scent Class – Create a Personalized Aromatherapy Blend
  • 3:00 pm What's the Deal with Whole Body Tour
  • 1:00 – 4:00 pm 5 minute Mini Makeovers

Lowe's Build & Grow Clinic, Heart Flower Vase, 5/7 10am

Here's another fun Mother's Day gift idea!  Take the kids to make mom a Heart Flower Vase at Lowe's this weekend.  Project materials, apron, goggles, project themed patch and certificates are free for participants.

Family Friendly Cincinnati has more weekend happenings at What's Up this Weekend.

by Savings Lifestyle: Becky on May 06, 2011


  • Shannan - May 06, 2011 @ 4:34 pm

    Wanted to also add Spring Pottery Fair to your list for FREE fun. It’s on Saturday 11am-5pm in East Walnut Hills. They’ll have 60 + clay artists selling work and doing demos, there’ll also be ways for kids to get hands on with the fun! I’ll be working from 10-3ish if you go be sure to say hi!

    • Savings Lifestyle: Becky - May 06, 2011 @ 10:43 pm

      I’m adding it to the list now Shannan! Thanks!! ~ Becky

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