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

Recently voted Best Preschool in Cincinnati by Cincinnati Family Magazine, CMH is Loveland’s only Montessori school. Meet teachers and current CMH families at this private school for students in preschool through sixth grade. Experience classic Montessori materials firsthand. Engage with nature, and wander the campus’s 7 wooded acres, nestled amid 300 more. 2 – 4 p.m. CMHSchool.com



EVENT DATE : January 29, 6:00PM
BC’s Bottle Lodge Montgomery

This year, resolve to treat yourself. Decadently. With desserts. And beer. The perfect pair to finish the month comes to you from the world-famous BonBonerie and beer hub BC’s Bottle Lodge. Choose your indulgence: single admission is $20 for four treats and four tastes; couples share the sweet deal at $30 for four treats, four tastes. 6 p.m. Tickets at Facebook.com/BCsBottleLodgeMontgomery.  



EVENT DATE : February 5, 4:30PM
Turner Farm

Kick off the lunar new year with good fortune. For 8- to 12-year-olds only, this class helps young chefs create their own fortune cookies, including writing wise and witty messages, and the chance to bring home their goods to share with all. 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Registration required; classes fill fast. $60, includes additional snacks. TurnerFarm.org



EVENT DATE : February 8, 8:00AM
Tano Bistro

Who’s better at celebrating Valentine’s Day than Loveland? Join our local businesses, residents and Little Miami River Chamber Alliance in honoring all things hit by Cupid’s arrow. This decadent breakfast event honors this year’s Valentine Lady, Dr. Kathryn Lorenz, plus card design and contest winners. 8 – 9:30 a.m. Space is limited, $25. Reservations required by Feb. 4. Business.LovelandChamber.org/Events



EVENT DATE : February 8, 7:00PM
The Marmalade Lily

What better way to celebrate love than with the gift of fresh blooms? Join the expert flower farmers at the rustic and romantic Marmalade Lily barn and create your own gorgeous arrangement from their buckets of colorful cuttings. They’ll supply the flowers, appetizers and refreshments—you supply your own vase and creative spirit. 7 – 9 p.m. Reservations required, $68. TheMarmaladeLily.com



EVENT DATE : February 14, 4:00PM
Loveland Library

Our movers and makers issue wouldn’t be complete without mentioning this creative monthly event hosted by our favorite library. Tweens ages 10 to 14 will learn a different skill or experience a new craft. And with this one falling on Valentine’s Day, you can be sure it will be something filled with love. 4 – 5 p.m. Registration recommended. CincinnatiLibrary.org/Branches/Loveland.html



EVENT DATE : February 14, 4:00PM
A Bottle or Two

This night for sweethearts just wouldn’t be complete without a vino-centric toast to last year’s best blends and fermented favorites. Wine connoisseur Ian Pasco plays host to a flight of vintage varieties, served alongside a gourmet cheese board for all who care to enjoy. 4 – 8 p.m. $7 for five wines, with an optional premium pour. ABottleOrTwo.com



EVENT DATE : February 14, 5:00PM
Cappy's

The beer gurus at Cappy’s are gearing up now for this love-filled day. A special selection of limited releases and rare kegs from Ben’s secret stash are vying for your attention, and your online vote determines which brews will be tapped for this Be-Mine event. Vote early, vote often, then come enjoy your Valentine winners. 5 – 10 p.m. LovelandCappys.com



EVENT DATE : February 17, 4:00PM
Whistle Stop Clay Works

Create a bowl for a cause! No pottery or clay experience required, just a desire to fight hunger and feed those in need throughout Warren County. Make a bowl or three—your one-of-a-kind vessels will later be donated to the Empty Bowls event, a spring benefit hosted by the Mason Grange. 4 – 9 p.m. Reservations recommended, $20 per person. WhistleStopClayWorks.com



EVENT DATE : February 27, 5:30PM
Out of Thyme Kitchen Studio

Another event perfect for the junior chef in your house. It’s an all-level, hands-on sweets extravaganza, where your budding young baker will make banana bread, sugar cookies and ice cream sandwiches. They might even bring some home afterward (if you’re lucky). 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Registration required, $50. OutOfThymeChef.com