School’s out for a few weeks and Oxford, Ohio is filled with activities for some family fun! Bundle up the kids and come experience all that Oxford has to offer during the chilly winter season. We’ve compiled a list of suggestions to make this winter break a memorable one! For a full list of events going on around Oxford, please visit Enjoy Oxford’s calendar.
Monday, December 18, all day
6 N Beech St. Oxford, OH 45056
Have some artsy fun at Oxford, Ohio’s only paint-your-own pottery studio! Enjoy a wide variety of colors, as well as many pieces of pottery to choose from. Come in on the Family Fun Day for one $10 studio fee for the whole family.
4340 Oxford Reily Rd. Oxford, OH 45056
Bring on some friendly competition with the family at Oxford’s bowling alley! Enjoy 12 synthetic lanes with bumpers and automatic scoring available. Admission is $3.50 per game and $2 for shoe rental. For each day’s open bowling schedule, please visit Oxford Lanes’ website.
Friday, January 5, 7:30-10:00 pm
Oxford Community Arts Center
10 S College Ave. Oxford, OH 45056
Join the Jericho Old Time Band for a night of square dancing fun! Caller Judy Waldron will help with the dances, so whether you’re a novice or an expert, come on out for some family fun. Admission is $7 per person at the door.
Monday, January 15, 11:00 am-4:00 pm
Recreational Sports Center
750 S Oak St. Oxford, OH 45056
Come join the fun at Miami University’s Recreational Sports Center! Try out the water slide, the kayaks, the canoes, the rock wall and many others! Every swim level is welcome and life jackets are available. Admission is $4 for members and $9 for non-members at the door.
Goggin Ice Center
610 S Oak St. Oxford, OH 45056
Practice those ice skating moves at on of Goggin Ice Center's public skating sessions! For admission prices, skate rentals and weekly schedules, please visit Goggin Ice Center's website.
Tuesdays, 9:00-11:00 am (no session on 12/26)
TRI Community Center
6025 Fairfield Rd. Oxford, OH 45056
Bundle up the toddlers and come join family and friends at the TRI Community Center’s free open gym time! The spacious gym will allow toddlers to run and exercise, while under the supervision of a parent or guardian.
The Lane Libraries
441 S Locust St. Oxford, OH 45056
Visit Oxford’s Lane Libraries for some special, winter events! Drink some tea at the American Girl Tea Party, hear a story from an elf at story time, or practice reading skills with a registered therapy dog. For many more family fun activities, visit The Lane Libraries’ calendar of events.