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Say goodbye to ghosts (and other childhood fears)

Kids’ fears are as unique as their personalities. Many are afraid of animals, insects, loud noises & more! Dismissing kids’ concerns isn’t the answer. The best approach is problem-solving.

Every family should have a disaster plan

September is Emergency Preparedness Month, and you are encouraged to join “Ready Lake County” and commit to taking action, discussing a family disaster plan and make an emergency kit.

What politics can teach our kids

From a parenting perspective, the democratic process––and political shenanigans––provides plenty of fodder for teaching kids lessons in independent thinking, discourse, values and civics.

Mommy Chronicles

Even though my kids have returned to school and the opportunities for family adventures are now limited to weekends and days off school, we plan to continue seeking out simple adventures.

Build self-confident children

Drama in all its forms is a great tool for building expressive, self-confident children. There are lots of ways to incorporate fun and creative drama games and activities in your own home.

Inspire your inner artist at the Solon Center for the Arts

From classes in theater, art and dance, to private music lessons and orchestral performances, there is something to awaken the artist inside everyone at the Solon Center for the Arts.

In a time of need, the food bank serves hope

According to the Greater Cleveland Food Bank’s website, one in six northeast Ohioans is food insecure, meaning they do not know where their next meal will come from. You can help!

Chopped! Host your child's next birthday with a party themed after the TV show

Chopped is a Food Network show where contestants face off to prepare an appetizer, entree and dessert in three individual rounds. At the end judges "chop" a chef who fails to measure up.

Milk aisle madness

With so many milk options, Today's Family offers some info to compare the pros and cons of the most common kinds of milk.

Team sports vs. individual sports: which is best for your child?

Knowing which sport is best for your child often depends on your youngster's personality, as well as the time and money you're willing to invest in a particular activity.


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    04:15PM — 05:00PM

    Re-create night sky constellations using beads and pipe cleaners. For grades 1–3. Registration ...


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    05:00PM — 07:30PM

    The 19th annual St. Gabriel Parish Friday Fish Fry will continue through March 23 in the school M...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

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    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • 14th Annual Summer Camp Convention

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    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    The Summer Camp Convention is for parents, students and educators who are seeking a summer camp e...


  • 14th Annual Summer Camp Convention

    02/24/2018
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    The Summer Camp Convention is for parents, students and educators who are seeking a summer camp e...


  • STEM Play

    02/24/2018
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Try the library's fun STEM games and toys, including Snap Circuits, a marble run, Laser Maze, Sus...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/24/2018
    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/24/2018
    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • Sensory Friendly Day

    02/25/2018
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    The Cleveland Museum of Natural History is excited to welcome those on the autism spectrum and th...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/25/2018
    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • Yoga for Tweens

    02/26/2018
    03:00PM — 03:30PM

    Yoga is a lifelong learning activity that children can use to help them focus their energy, reduc...


  • Teen Yoga

    02/26/2018
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    This yoga class will help teens relax and learn how to better handle stress.


  • Coding Club for Kids

    02/26/2018
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Kids in grades 1–5, bring your favorite adult for a fun hour of puzzles and games designed to tea...


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  • STEAM KIDS: Fuzzy Constellations

    02/22/2018
    04:15PM — 05:00PM

    Re-create night sky constellations using beads and pipe cleaners. For grades 1–3. Registration ...


  • Fish Fry

    02/23/2018
    05:00PM — 07:30PM

    The 19th annual St. Gabriel Parish Friday Fish Fry will continue through March 23 in the school M...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/23/2018
    07:30PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • 14th Annual Summer Camp Convention

    02/24/2018
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    The Summer Camp Convention is for parents, students and educators who are seeking a summer camp e...


  • 14th Annual Summer Camp Convention

    02/24/2018
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    The Summer Camp Convention is for parents, students and educators who are seeking a summer camp e...


  • STEM Play

    02/24/2018
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Try the library's fun STEM games and toys, including Snap Circuits, a marble run, Laser Maze, Sus...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/24/2018
    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    02/24/2018
    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • Sensory Friendly Day

    02/25/2018
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    The Cleveland Museum of Natural History is excited to welcome those on the autism spectrum and th...


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    02:00PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


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    03:00PM — 03:30PM

    Yoga is a lifelong learning activity that children can use to help them focus their energy, reduc...


  • Teen Yoga

    02/26/2018
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    This yoga class will help teens relax and learn how to better handle stress.


  • Coding Club for Kids

    02/26/2018
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Kids in grades 1–5, bring your favorite adult for a fun hour of puzzles and games designed to tea...


  • Fish Fry

    03/02/2018
    05:00PM — 07:30PM

    The 19th annual St. Gabriel Parish Friday Fish Fry will continue through March 23 in the school M...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    03/02/2018
    07:30PM

    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


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    09:00AM — 05:00PM

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  • Make a Bluebird House Workshop

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    03/03/2018
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    Learn the basics of playing the guitar with this hands-on program offered by Roots of American Mu...


  • Healthy Kids Day

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    Children and their families are invited to join the Lake County YMCA, YMCA of Greater Cleveland, ...


  • Maple Sugaring Weekends

    03/04/2018
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Ever wonder how pure maple syrup is produced? Discover through hands-on demonstrations and crafts...


  • “Winnie-the-Pooh”

    03/04/2018
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    The Fine Arts Association’s Yarnell Youth Theatre Company presents “Winnie-the-Pooh” in the Corni...


  • Ladies Night Out at Wildwood Cultural Center

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    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    It’s time to grab your girlfriends for something fun! This monthly date night will allow you to r...


  • Fish Fry

    03/09/2018
    05:00PM — 07:30PM

    The 19th annual St. Gabriel Parish Friday Fish Fry will continue through March 23 in the school M...


  • Maple Sugaring Weekends

    03/10/2018
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Ever wonder how pure maple syrup is produced? Discover through hands-on demonstrations and crafts...


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    03/11/2018
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Ever wonder how pure maple syrup is produced? Discover through hands-on demonstrations and crafts...


  • Strike It Big!

    03/11/2018
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    Milestones Autism Resources, a local autism organization dedicated to improving the lives of indi...