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Celebrating the Construction of Shoreland Elementary and Silver Creek Elementary

On August 8, Washington Local School District hosted two ribbon-cutting ceremonies to announce the newly-constructed Shoreland Elementary and Silver Creek Elementary. Among some of...

How to Keep Kids Safe Online as a New School Year Begins

With school back in session, kids will be spending more of their time completing schoolwork online, making it an important time to talk with...

Tips for Talking to Kids About Disabilities

“Why do you talk like that?”  I heard the question come from behind me as I helped another child in the Sunday school class.  “It’s...

Open House Guide

iLEAD SPRING MEADOWS 1615 Timberwolf Drive, Holland, OH 43528 419-491-7423 At iLEAD Spring Meadows Kids are Free to Think and Inspired to Lead Tuition-Free K-8 Public Community School...

Toledo’s Freedom School Cultivates Children’s Love for Books

Each summer, students in grades 5-12 have the opportunity to improve their reading skills through free enriching activities and reading classes at the Monroe...

Soak It Up: Area Splash Pads and Swimming Pools

The summer heat is here with repeated declarations of “I’m bored” from the kids. We have compiled a list of local pools and splash pads which provide a perfect way to beat the heat and to keep the kids entertained.

5 Ways to Make Museums, Zoos and Aquariums More Fun

Who wants to go to a museum? If your family is like mine, you might get a mixed reaction to this question. One child...

Reading Buddies Fund Increased by $1 Million

Three years ago, Reading Buddies began connecting K-3rd grade students with high schoolers to improve literacy skills. Now, Reading Buddies can extend their reach...

Toledo Area Parks and Playground Roundup

Wear out the kids in that fresh, outdoor air! Toledo and its surrounding area has some great places to play. We hope our playground roundup gets you into the summer 'swing' of things. We've taken handicap availability into consideration, as well!

How to Score Music and Family Fun This Summer: Toledo Opera Events

Opera, opera everywhere — even for the kids! This spring and summer offer a plethora of options for introducing the family to opera, or...

Kids Eat Free! Or Close To It

Check out our guide to kid-friendly, local snack spots! Kids either eat free, or close to it.

Art Classes for Kids to Enjoy: Toledo Area Favorites

Does your child have an awesome imagination? Maybe they love to color or play with Play-Doh? Well the fine arts might just be something you’d like to have them explore further. We have some great options for art classes in the Toledo area where little Picassos can learn and create!