EVENT DATE : September 16, 7:00PM
Symmes Township Library

Your kids are back in class, settling into the routine and expectations of the school year, right? Not if your child has ADHD. Following directions, staying focused, managing time and behavior—all challenges that can seem impossible. For tips and insight on helping your kiddo cope, come to this free talk from Behavioral Health Therapist Laura Martin. 7 p.m. CincinnatiLibrary.org/Branches/Symmes.html

EVENT DATE : September 21, 10:00AM
Blooms & Berries Farm Market

Let the fall festivities begin! From now through Oct. 31, serious family fun is just a hayride away. Not to mention a romp through the corn maze, pumpkin patch, bouncy punkin’ and more. Who wants a caramel apple? Just don’t feed it to the farm animals. Open daily 10 a.m to 7 p.m., Sundays till 6 p.m. BloomsAndBerries.com

EVENT DATE : September 21, 6:00PM
Meade Park

What’s better than enjoying a pastoral park setting than with a glass of wine in hand? When it’s for a good cause! Sip and savor a variety of varietals from select local wineries and connoisseurs of the vine, all benefiting NEST Community Learning Center. Plus enjoy live entertainment, small bites from Out of Thyme Kitchen Studio, games and more amid the evening beauty of Meade Park’s sunflower garden. 6–9 p.m | Tickets, $40. |  LMRChamberAlliance.org

EVENT DATE : September 28, 8:00AM
Little Miami State Park

Four decades of riding along the river now culminate in one spectacular weekend of cycling. All abilities, all distances, so many options, but all of them honoring the Trail and the Little Miami State Park. Choose the route that’s best for you, whether 50 miles, overnight, one-way, partway, with lunch festivities on both days. Registration required, fees vary. LittleMiamiStatePark.org

EVENT DATE : September 28, 11:00AM
Vertical Drop

Get ready to hit the slopes, shred the gnar, and tackle Old Man Winter. Last season’s favorites are in stock and marked down, up to 50% off! Helmets to goggles to gloves and boards, take advantage of seriously discounted new gear from last year—plus get 20% off this coming season’s cool new arrivals. Saturday and Sunday only! VerticalDropOutdoors.com

EVENT DATE : October 5, 10:30AM
Power Ryde

Get in gear and come pedal for pink—the Pink Ribbon Girls, a nonprofit providing much-needed support, services and transportation to women fighting cancer, is hosting a donation ride at our favorite indoor cycling stop. At the helm of the 45-minute spin will be Erin Lawry, breast cancer survivor and Power Ryde rockstar. $20 minimum donation, 10:30 a.m. Registration recommended. PowerRyde.com

EVENT DATE : October 5, 1:00PM
Loveland Elementary School

Spring cleaning is long over—clear out your closets for fall! A free event from the Loveland Sustainability Council, here’s an easy, responsible way to rid your house of detritus and dross—including documents to be shredded, furniture, books, linens, appliances, electronics, tools and more. A full list of acceptable reusable and/or recyclable items is available on LSC’s site. 1–4 p.m. LovelandSustainabilityCouncil.org  

EVENT DATE : October 6, 11:00AM
Hidden Valley Orchards

Nothing celebrates autumn more sweetly than the crisp crunch of an apple. Unless it’s the tart taste of fresh-pressed cider. Or an apple cider doughnut (!). Or hayrides, bounce houses, farm animals, face painting and activities galore. Find all your fall favorites in one fabulous festival, just up the road in Lebanon. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. HiddenValleyOrchards.com

EVENT DATE : October 16, 7:00PM
Symmes Township Library

Laughter is the best medicine—that old adage still rings true and is the focal point for this non-traditional yoga class. Stress reducer. Health improver. Well-being booster. Learn how a little chuckle can work wonders (and improve your life) in these areas and more. Come prepared to move (and laugh) with certified yoga teacher Judi Winall. 7–8:30 p.m. CincinnatiLibrary.org/Branches/Symmes.html

EVENT DATE : October 20, 12:00PM
Sharon Woods Park

The name says it all—what a trifecta (OK, there’s beer and other libations, too). It's the second annual event from Paw Joggers ACF, a nonprofit helping local animal charities in need. Not a timed event, it’s a stroll in the woods (for a good cause!), plus a wealth of vendors, pup treats and music. Registration required. Noon to 4 p.m. PawJoggersACF.org

EVENT DATE : October 25, 6:00PM
Oasis Golf Club & Conference Center

The Mirror Ball Trophy is up for grabs—and only one couple can win it. Join NEST for its first-ever Dancing with the Stars Fundraiser, where local stars (including Loveland’s own police chief, chamber prez and school superintendent!) will stomp, step and spin to raise funds for this amazing nonprofit supporting local kids in need. Individual tickets, $125. 6–11 p.m. NESTCLC.org

EVENT DATE : October 26, 6:00PM
The Monkey Bar & Grille

The year is 1933. Flappers, gangsters and speakeasies abound. It’s a night of bootleg booze, jazzy tunes and costumed capers. Don’t miss this illustrious riverside bar and grille’s throwback night of revelry and laughter, a Prohibition-style rave complete with live entertainment, food trucks and a costume contest (but no masks, please, or Tommy guns). 6–11 p.m. TheMonkeyBarAndGrille.com

EVENT DATE : October 26, 6:00PM
St. Margaret of York

Bring your dragons, monkeys, princesses and Spidermen to this annual parish event promising fun for the whole family. An early, off-street answer to the weeknight holiday, costumed kiddies can travel from trunk to trunk, filling their goody bags with treats aplenty (parents, this is your time to shine, too—Pinterest is calling). All are welcome! 6–9 p.m. SMOY.org

EVENT DATE : October 26, 6:30PM
Historic Loveland

Ghosts, goblins and beasts galore—they’ve all been let out of their cages and set free to roam the streets of Loveland. Come (in costume, of course) to delight in the devilish fun, including shop specials, scavenger hunts, witches brews and a Zombie Apocalypse escape challenge (you better brush up on your Walking Dead). 6:30–11:30 p.m. LMRChamberAlliance.org

EVENT DATE : October 27, 2:00PM
Children’s Meeting House Montessori School

Surrounded by 7 wooded acres, nestled amid 300 more, CMH is a nurturing, academically focused environment offering a private education for preschool through the sixth grade. Voted Best Preschool in Cincinnati by Cincinnati Family Magazine, CMH is Loveland’s only Montessori school. Come meet teachers, families and students ... where learning happens, naturally. 2–4 p.m. CMHSchool.com