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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...

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...

Flurry of Fun: Ice Skating in Toledo

Guide to Toledo area ice skating

Sledding Safety Tips for Winter Fun

By Katy M. Clark There is no better way to spend a winter’s day than swooshing down a sledding hill with your family. While sledding...

Fun Activities for Busy Toddlers

With colder weather cutting down on trips to the neighborhood park or playground, parents of toddlers may find themselves looking for new outlets to...


Mix ‘em, match ‘em, create unique creatures that your kids will love! This month’s winner will receive TWO different Snapsies balls, so enter today!

Private Princess Parties: Addie’s Closet Parties brings Easter fun, in-person or online

Addie's Closet started hosting parties with people dressed as pop culture characters like Disney Princesses and comic book heroes.

Spring Break Staycation: A 2021 Guide for Close-to-Home Fun

Looking for things to do with your children during your spring break staycation? We’ve put together some ideas for short road trips, Toledo attractions,...

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home: Fun and Festive Ways to make it a Hit

This year, while many St. Patrick’s Day parades and festivities are canceled or downsized, families can celebrate at home. Try these simple ways to experience Irish food, crafts and culture.

Stay at Home Family Fun: Scavenger Hunts

By Jan Pierce Photo by Alexander Dummer on Unsplash Most of us have spent a great deal of time in our homes during the pandemic. We...

Fall Fun

Fun fall festivities put pep in Put-in-Bay’s 2020 Fans of summer fun have missed Put-in-Bay this year, but fall brings some new opportunities to celebrate...