Fun family friendly events happening all over Butler County this week.

Pyramid Hill Summer Series for Kids
Hamilton StaycationWHEN: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
WHERE: Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park, 1763 Hamilton Cleves Rd Hamilton, OH 45013
Specialized events for children, aged 5 through 12. These events are programs designed by local educators, artists , nd staff members to offer entertaining, interactive and educational experiences for students and adults. The programs are free with paid admission and free to members. Daycare organizations and summer schools are welcome and should call for information and registration. Programs start at noon and last about an hour.

June 21 – Pollinator Partners
Join us to learn about the importance of pollinators. Figure out how bees communicate, and what catches the eye of a butterfly. To end out the program make your own pollinator artwork to take home. Presented by Butler Soil and Water Conservation District.


Middletown Broad Street Bash

Broad Street Bash in Middletown
When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
WHERE: Governor’s Square, 1105 Central Ave Middletown, OH 45044
The Middletown Broad Street Bash has been rockin’ Middletown for over 10 years. Check out the family-friendly free Broad Street Bash this summer. Bring your dinner and rock out in Middletown. Performing this week: Dangerous Jim & The Slims w/ The Cleavers


Basic Orienteering at Hueston Woods
WHEN: Thursday, June 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
WHERE: Hueston Woods State Park. Hueston Woods State Park Campground
Meet at the Indian Mound in the Campground to learn to navigate with a map and compass. Be prepared to go off-trail; long pants are recommended.


June Events in Butler CountyWest Chester Touch a Truck
WHEN: Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
WHERE: The Square @ Union Centre, 9285 Centre Pointe Dr West Chester Township
Cool trucks bring out the kid in all of us. Each year, West Chester flings open the garage doors and shares with the community all of the cool trucks and vehicles that serve our community every day.

Fire trucks, police vehicles, snow plows, military vehicles, helicopters, rescue boats and more line the streets on The Square @ Union Centre. Feel free to climb behind the wheel, sit in the shovel of the backhoe and speak with the men and women who operated the equipment essential to community operations.  This event, presented by First Financial Bank, is completely free. Plan to spend a couple hours and then enjoy lunch at one of West Chester’s nearby restaurants.


Stargazing at Huffman Park
WHEN: Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm Repeats
WHERE: Huffman Park, 2100 John Gray Rd Fairfield, OH 45014
Enjoy the fourth Friday of every month gazing at the stars. With help from the Cincinnati Astronomical Society and their telescopes, you will be able to take an up-close look at the moon, planets, and stars that fill the night sky.

Hanover Township OhioHanover Kidfest
WHEN: Saturday, June 24, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
WHERE: Hanover Memorial Park. 1775 Morman Rd Hamilton, OH 45013
Kids Fest with games, food, contests and interactive activities for children 2 to 14 years of age.  Hanover Township is planning several community special events. The Park Committee, Veterans Committee , and Township Administration are working on several projects and programs to be announced as the year unfolds.

Badin Festival
WHEN: June 23 & 24, 2017
WHERE: Marcum Park Hamilton  227-299 N 2nd St, Hamilton, OH 45011
Join us for the 2017 Badin Festival! June 23 & 24 The NEW Marcum Park, near RiversEdge, Hamilton Enjoy raffles, rides, delicious food and drink, the new Beer Garden & Tiki Bar, kids games, excellent items in the Bid & Buy Booth, adult games, poker and live music at RiversEdge!
Friday, June 23: 6:00-Midnight
Saturday, June 24: 4:00-Midnight