Penguins, Alligators & More for Families
ave a bundle while checking out two local attractions with the kids this month.
• The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (3400 Vine St.) offers Penguin Days through Thursday, Feb. 28 — get half-price admission (regular admission is $15 adults, $10 ages 2 - 12, $8 parking) and enjoy special animal encounters, as well as a King Penguin Parade. Visit cincinnatizoo.org for the scoop! • Winter Family Days returns to The Newport Aquarium (1 Aquarium Way, Newport on the Levee) through Thursday, Feb. 28. It’s your last chance to see 800-pound Mighty Mike, the alligator who exits Gator Alley later this month. Winter Family Days offers two free kids’ admission tickets with each adult ticket ($23 adults). Call 800-406-3474 or visit newportaquarium.com.
Private School Open Houses Bethany School 555 A lbion A ve., C incinnati 513-771-7462 bethanyschool.org
C incinna ti Pu blic School s cps-k12.org
Sunday, Feb. 10 from 2 - 4 p.m.
High school application period begins Feb. 11 - 22.
C entral Monte ssori A cade my 1904 Springdale R oad, C incinnati 513-742-5800 • centralmontessoriacademy.com
C incinna ti Waldorf School 5555 L ittle F lower A ve., C incinnati 513-541-0220 • cincinnatiwaldorfschool.org
Sunday, Feb. 3 from 12 - 2 p.m.
C incinna ti Hill s C hri stian A cade my 11525 Snider R oad, C incinnati 513-247-0900 • chca-oh.org
Saturday, Feb. 2 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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Saturday, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
T he C o mpa ss School 9370 Waterstone Blvd., C incinnati 513-683-8833 aboutcompass.com
Time for Kids & Hog Logs
ittle ones can join the upcoming Flying Pig Marathon, with help from the Nutrition Council and the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Stop by your local library to get a “Hog Log” for keeping track of your child’s steps, with the goal of reaching 26.2 miles by the big day on Saturday, May 4. Along the way, the Library will host programs designed to keep kids fit and healthy. L earn more at flyingpigmarathon.com or cincinnatilibrary.org.
C ovingt on L atin School 21 11th St., C ovington 859-291-7044 covingtonlatin.org
Mia mi Valley C hri stian A cade my 6830 School St., C incinnati 513-272-6822 • mvca-oh.com
Ja co bs Well 5334 Socialville-F oster R oad, Mason • 513-229-0223 jacobswelllearning.com
Monte ssori C enter R oo m 2505 R iverside Drive, C incinnati • 513-321-3282 montessoricenterroom.com
Please RSVP for open house Sunday, Feb. 10 at 1 or 3 p.m.
Kindergarten Open House Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 5 - 7 p.m.
Mar s Hill A cade my 4230 A ero Drive, Mason 513-770-3223 • marshill.edu
Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Open house features a performance from the Madcap Puppets on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. 12 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 24 from 12 - 12 p.m.
St . Ur sula Villa 3660 Vineyard Place, C incinnati 513-871-7218 stursulavilla.org For PreK - junior high on Sunday, Feb. 3 from 1 - 3 p.m. Villa Madonna Monte ssori 2402 A msterdam R oad, Villa Hills 859-341-5145 Sunday, Feb. 24 from 2 - 4 p.m.
Prince of Pea ce Monte ssori 625 Pike St., C ovington 859-431-5153 • popcov.com
Sunday, Feb. 24 from 1 - 3 p.m.
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