Billy Keeney

What’s open, closed and rescheduled in NKY, Cincy due to coronavirus

March 15, 2020

Editor’s note: If you would like to add to this list, message us on Twitter, Instagram and/or Facebook: @northernermedia or email northerneredits@gmail.com. All of these are accurate at the time of posting. 

 

NKU:

BB&T Arena

Some events rescheduled, including Gary Alan Music for May 31; others canceled, like Showcase America Unlimited.

 

Steely Library

Some postponed, like Faculty Lunch Seminar: GEARUP Update, a new date will be announced; others canceled, like Courting the Open Movement: P-12 Educators’ Changing Relationship with Information and the Heather Henson presentation and book signing.

 

NKU Student Organizations

Editor’s note: All student organization meetings have been canceled. This list serves to highlight events that have been canceled or rescheduled. Events were found through social media or direct contact from the organizations. 

African Student Union

All events canceled, including Cultural Show: Utambuzi on March 28.

 

Anointed Voices

All events canceled, including Showtime at the Apollo on March 20 and the spring concert.

 

Design Guild 

All events canceled, including The Button Sale the week of April 13; an online sale is being considered.

 

Kappa Delta

Annual Color Me KD 5K postponed from March 29. No new date has been announced. Refunds are not available currently. 

 

Latino Programs and Services 

All events canceled, including NKU Latino Recognition Dinner.

 

Lavender Society

There has been no announcement yet on whether the Drag King show would be rescheduled. 

 

Loch Norse Magazine

All events canceled, including Open Mic Night on March 20.

 

NKU Fraternity and Sorority Life

All events canceled, like Gold and White April 15, Greek Sing March 30, PhiredUP March 29 and the Kappa Delta Shamrock 5k. No word on potential rescheduling.

 

NKU Phi Mu

All events canceled, including Big-Little Reveal and sober monitor training on March 22, the study event on March 25, Mommy-Daughter Day on March 28, and the Panhellenic workshop on March 29.

 

Norse Code Radio

All upcoming events canceled: Concert on March 27 and upcoming first-ever arts festival in conjunction with SOTA departments, Loch Norse Magazine, Norse Film Society.

 

Norse Film Society

Norse Film Festival will be streamed online on the original date, April 21. All other events postponed, like the originally scheduled April 5 Winterfilm which is now on June 7.

 

PRSSA 

All events canceled or postponed. MashComm36 on March 21-22 will now be online in late March.

 

Psychology Peer Mentors

All events canceled.

 

Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky:

Closed until a later date:

Campbell County Library

Closed until: March 29

Plans to reschedule events: No

There will be no late fees. For more details, click here.

 

Cincinnati Art Museum, Taft Museum of Art, Contemporary Arts Center

Closed until: April 3

Plans to reschedule events: No

For more details, click here.

 

Cincinnati Museum Center and The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Closed until: April 3

Plans to reschedule events: No

For more details, click here.

 

Cincinnati Symphony 

Closed until: April 5

Plans to reschedule events: No

For more details, click here.

 

Hamilton County Courts

Closed until: April 16

Plans to reschedule: Yes, contact courtroom judge

For more details, click here.

 

Kenton County Library

Closed until: March 22

Plans to reschedule events: No

There will be no late fees. For more details, click here.

 

Krohn Conservatory

Closed until: further notice

Plans to reschedule events: No

Official reopening date: None yet

For more details, click here.

 

Lloyd Library and Museum

Closed until: April 5, events canceled through April 17

Plans to reschedule events: Yes

For more details, click here.

 

Newport Aquarium

Closed until: March 28

Plans to reschedule events: N/A

For more details, click here.

 

Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

Closed until: April 3

Plans to reschedule events: No

For more details, click here.

 

Canceled/postponed events

Bogart’s

Some events still on, some postponed, others canceled, check Facebook for more info.

 

Cincinnati Rollergirls 

Canceled March 21 opener at Cintas Center.

 

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Pride & Prejudice” and “Hamlet”

Canceled.

 

CityBeat’s Best of Cincinnati celebration

Postponed, planned to reschedule.

 

Ensemble Theatre 

Postponed, planned to reschedule.

 

Know Theatre suspending productions

Canceled, possible rescheduling.

 

Lost Henry show at The Thompson House March 27

Postponed, planned to reschedule.

 

Ludlow Garage

Some events postponed, others canceled, check Facebook for more info.

 

Madison Theater

Some events postponed, others canceled, check Facebook for more info.

 

Memorial Hall

Canceled until further notice.

 

Record Store Day

Postponed to June 20 nationwide.

 

What’s open, but with restrictions:

AMC Theatres

Tickets limited to 50 percent of seating capacity in every auditorium. Auditoriums with over 500 seats are limited to 250 tickets regardless of the capacity. Every auditorium is being cleaned between showtimes. At least once per hour, high-touch areas such as kiosks, countertops, restrooms, glass, handrails and doorknobs are being cleaned.

 

Esquire, Mariemont, Kenwood Theatres

Patrons are requested to leave at least 3 seats between parties. Allotments are being controlled to ensure theatres are not full. Staff handling money and cards will avoid serving concessions. Staff handling concessions will wear gloves. Frequently touched handles, bars, railings and tables will be sanitized multiple times a day.

 

No closures, but taking precautions:

Editor’s Note: Some of these stores have reduced hours. Check with each store to find out their hours. 

Crestview Hills Town Center

Store closure is dependent on individual stores. Justice has reduced hours.

 

Florence Mall

Cleaning commonly touched surfaces more and increasing cleaning in highly trafficked areas. 

 

Kenwood Towne Centre

Cleaning commonly touched surfaces more and increasing cleaning in highly trafficked areas. 

 

Kroger in Cold Spring, Newport

Cleaning commonly used areas more often, sanitizing restrooms, adding extra hand sanitizer around stores, wiping down shopping carts, baskets and equipment.

 

Meijer Cold Spring

Cleaning commonly used areas and break rooms more often. Meijer Home Delivery will now drop items at your front door.

 

Newport on the Levee

Some restrooms are being blocked off but stores are still active, events canceled.

 

Party Source 

Store open, with increased cleaning; tasting library closed and all tasting events canceled, samples program temporarily suspended.

 

Target Newport

Regular cleaning every 30 minutes, temporary stopping of food samples, limiting the number of items per purchase.

 

Walgreens Cold Spring, Newport, Alexandria

Waiving delivery fees for all prescriptions and any purchase on Walgreens.com.

 

Walmart Alexandria

Stores cleaned daily, some stores staying open late specifically for store cleaning purposes, employees who are not feeling well have payment options and support if affected by the virus.

 

Additional resources:

Cincinnati Parks opening bathroom facilities early.

https://www.cincinnatiparks.com/how-is-covid-19-affecting-cincinnati-parks/

 

Duke Energy will be suspending disconnections for unpaid bills.

https://twitter.com/DukeEnergy/status/1238529972043743233

 

Various temples, mosques and churches have either canceled services or have moved to alternative delivery. Call your place of worship, or check their social media page for information.

The Northerner is currently investigating the impact of the switch to online learning, including but not limited to how housing, dining, student workers, labs, studios and the office of Health, Counseling and Student Wellness will be affected. For any questions you’d like to know about the decision, contact us anytime on Twitter or Instagram. For questions or concerns about how the virus could potentially affect campus, contact us at northerneredits@gmail.com or email the University at covid19@nku.edu. Keep checking The Northerner for all updates on NKU’s switch to alternative instruction.

 

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