Wexner Center for the Arts, located on campus at Ohio State, is a multidisciplinary research laboratory for the arts with programming featuring performing arts, exhibitions, and media arts. While the Wex has reopened, they continue to also provide a robust selection of virtual experiences … [Read more...] about Virtual and in-person programs at Wexner Center for the Arts
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The Ohio History Center is continuing at-home Historian in Training program geared toward kids ages 3-6. The at-home Historian in Training kit is sent to your home full of activities to celebrate. There is also a short Zoom activity to join in if you can. A historian is curious and never stops … [Read more...] about At-home Historian in Training with Ohio History Center
Do you have a LEGO® lover at home? If you have LEGO® bricks and creations strewn throughout your home, your kids will LOVE getting a FREE LEGO® Life Magazine Subscription. Kids LOVE receiving mail, and LEGO® fans will really love getting this free magazine throughout the year. If your … [Read more...] about Kids get FREE LEGO® Life Magazine Subscription
Short North Gallery Hop is a monthly tradition that spans 30 years. celebrating art, local shops, and good food. On the first Saturday of each month, thousands of people head to the Short North Arts District for new gallery exhibitions, street performers, special events, food, and drinks … [Read more...] about Short North Gallery Hop
Join Columbus Metropolitan Library for virtual community conversations to discuss race and social justice in Columbus and in America. Each month features a book, article, movie or music selection to experience and reflect upon together. Moderators and panelists are community leaders … [Read more...] about Speak Up/Speak Out: Conversations About Race with Columbus Metro Library
The Metropolitan Opera cancelled performances during the coronavirus outbreak until further notice, but you can catch free nightly streams of encore presentations from Met Opera Live in HD series. The shows began on Monday, March 16th, 2020, starting at 7:30 p.m. each evening. They will be … [Read more...] about Metropolitan Opera offering free nightly streams
While Night at the Museum won't return for an in-person event at Ohio History Center for 2021, you can enjoy the fun at home this year! See what happens in a museum after hours...do the exhibits come to life? Find out for yourself as you travel (virtually) through the Ohio History … [Read more...] about Night at the Museum with Ohio History Center
Learn how to get the most out of your Mac, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, or iPod at Free Apple Workshops through Apple Stores. Workshops are currently held virtually, so you can learn from home (and stay in your pajamas). If you're new to Apple technology or just doing the basics on your Apple … [Read more...] about Get tech savvy: Free Apple Workshops
If you're fascinated with the night sky, stars, and the rest of space out there, the Astronomy Department at The Ohio State University has some fun programs for you! While they used to host free public programs at The Arne Slettebak Planetarium, they are currently suspended for health and … [Read more...] about Planetarium at Ohio State is closed; explore Space with at-home programming!
Enjoy spring at one of 400+ National Parks during National Park Week, April 17-25, 2021. You’ll enjoy free admission on April 17, 2021, so plan your trip to visit one of these great parks! Many National Parks are just a car ride away. You can plan your visit by what you want to do, or where … [Read more...] about Free admission and events for National Park Week
Folk it up with the Annual Central Ohio Folk Festival on Saturday, May 22. For 2021, the festival is going virtual! The all day event will feature International touring artists, Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams to headline 2021 Central Ohio Folk Festival on Saturday … [Read more...] about Annual Central Ohio Folk Festival goes virtual
There are two exciting events coming up celebrating Asian culture with the Dragonboat Exhibition and Race and the Asian Festival. The Dragonboat Exhibition is tba for 2021 at West Bank Park, 181 S. Washington Blvd. Get there early at 7:30 am for the Taichi Exercise and … [Read more...] about Virtual Asian Festival for 2021; Dragonboat Exhibition is tba
The Ohioana Book Festival will stay with an online format for 2021 for health and safety. The 15th Annual Book Festival is ONLINE Thursday, August 22 through Sunday, August 25, 2021. This free event celebrating Ohio authors has events for book lovers of all ages. In addition to author … [Read more...] about Book lovers: Don’t miss the (online) Ohioana Book Festival
Green Columbus has been organizing Earth Day volunteer events and celebrations for over a decade. Earth Day is a great way to give back, and there are dozens of Earth Day volunteer opportunities during Earth Day Columbus 2021 celebration throughout April! The service opportunities will be … [Read more...] about Celebrate Earth Day with Green Columbus and volunteer events
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