Category: Community Event

Tender Mercies to host Taste of OTR

Tender Mercies will celebrate the tastes and sounds of the growing Over-the-Rhine community at the Fifth Annual Taste of OTR. This event benefits the nearly 200 adults with mental illness who recover from the trauma of homelessness at Tender Mercies each year.

What to do/hear/see | Aug. 9-15

The fact that this week does not feel like August makes me want to hold on to it even more tightly. Squeeze every drop out of summer, I say. So here are a few more drops for you to savor, into the weekend and beyond…

Talbert House celebration promotes fatherhood

Co-chair John Silverman and his family

Families celebrated Father’s Day at Sawyer Point at the Seventh Annual Fatherhood Community Celebration staged by Talbert House. Thousands of folks attended the free event that featured games and entertainment, arts and crafts, food and beverages, sports activities, and live music.

Team up to clean up Winton Lake

Great Parks of Hamilton County is teaming with the Ohio River Foundation and Rivers Unlimited for free paddling programs that include lake cleanups. Participants can sharpen their canoe and kayak skills while improving the water quality of Winton Lake.

What to do/hear/see | Aug. 2-8

The fun thing about Cincinnati’s so-called off season is that surprises emerge around the fringes of mainstream. This is one of those weeks, so take advantage and explore something new. This is the new Cincinnati, and I like it! Enjoy!

Time to tune up your health, with KSO’s help

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra performs in the concert bowl at Devou Park.

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra will add a 5K run and boot camp workout to its repertoire as part of Covington’s Healthy Outdoor Weekend. That will be combined with a concert of popular classics planned by KSO director James Cassidy, with it all designed to help you feel fit as a fiddle.