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Summer Fun List: Ten Indoor and Ten Outdoor Activities

Summer is around the corner! What fun things do you have planned? If you need a little assistance with your summer fun list, here are ten indoor and ten outdoor activities offered in Central Ohio to help keep kids busy. My oh my! Compiling this list was hard because there are so many fun things [...]

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December Events as seen on WTTE Fox 28′s ‘Good Day Columbus’

Thanks to those of you who tuned into the December family fun activities I suggested for WTTE Fox 28′s ‘Good Day Columbus’. So much fun stuff going on in Columbus – it is really hard to choose just a few events! Here’s the list for December: Polar Express – Register today! Location: Main Library Friday [...]

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June Events as Seen on WTTE Fox 28 “Good Day Columbus”

Thanks to all of you who tuned into my appearance on Fox 28′s Good Day Columbus! Here are the activities I talked about coming up in June:   Home Depot Kids Workshops – FREE! 9 am – 12pm the first Saturdays of the month June: an organizer, which would be a great Dad’s day gift. [...]

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Holidays at the Columbus Metropolitan Library Branches

We frequent the library about once a week for books and try to make it to story times and events as often as possible. We love the library! This holiday season, many of the Columbus Metropolitan Library branches have holiday-themed activities for families that look exciting AND are *free*! Check them out – especially if [...]

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CML’s Summer Reading Club Starts June 4!

CML’s Summer Reading Club Starts June 4!

Not sure if I’ve mentioned this lately, but I love the library. We have a fantastic library system in Columbus with FREE access to books, job and homework help, concerts, author visits, story times for children, and my favorite thing of all: Summer Reading Club! This year the Columbus Metropolitan Library‘s Summer Reading Club slogan [...]

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Columbus Commons in Columbus, OH

Columbus Commons in Columbus, OH

Columbus Commons in downtown Columbus is fabulous, and I am still in awe that City Center Mall once stood there. Thank you to the city for turning the space into a huge park for its residents. My memories of stopping at Au Bon Pain before acting class and fights with mom over school clothes (hee [...]

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Huntington Holiday Train at the Main Library

Huntington Holiday Train at the Main Library

Do not miss the Huntington Holiday Train set up at the Columbus Metropolitan Main Library. I took my 2 year-old Thomas-aholic and we were both mesmerized for almost an hour. Thomas with Annie and Clarabell and Percy with those mischeivious freight cars, along with a few other trains, run the the tracks through a replica [...]

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