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6 Ways to Keep Your Toddler’s Sleep Schedule During Summer Travel

The benefits of adequate sleep include the overall support of our immune system, increased memory and focus, and the promotion of healthy growth. It’s easy to keep a routine while
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Podcast Episode #29: Digital Dangers

Award winning TV anchor Catherine Bosley joins host Miriam Conner on the latest episode of aParently Speaking to share her very personal story of the impact one mistake can have on you in this "day of digital danger." She also covers some things to talk about with your kids to keep them safe and to remind them that the choices they make may be very hard to “erase.”
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To the Mom Friends who Told me the Things I Didn’t Know: Thank You

It’s common knowledge that the moment you announce your pregnancy, well-meaning family, friends, acquaintances, coworkers and people in line at the grocery store check-out will pepper you with unsolicited advice.
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Summer Fun Bucket List!

Congratulations, Northeast Ohio Parents! You have all officially made it through another school year.  Loads of homework, sick days, school projects and missed bus pick-ups are in the past and
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A Splash of Fun: 5 Summer Water Play Activities for Toddlers

Summer doesn’t last too long in Northeast Ohio, so it’s important to get your little ones outside while you can. Here are a few enjoyable water activities that will keep your toddler entertained all season long.
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I’ve Lived Here for 10 Years Now… Here’s What’s Still on My Bucket List

This June marks 10 years since I moved to Ohio. In the past 10 years I have done a whole lot of living: marriage, moving, kids and more. And while
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Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center Parent Tip of the Week

5 Tips to Avoid a Tantrum

There aren’t any magic tricks that we can use to prevent all tantrums, but there are some tips to help avoid some of the outbursts that may be happening more regularly. Learn how to identify causes of tantrums and several ways to use communication to diffuse the situation and get your child what he or she needs.
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What’s in a Name

It is 10:42 p.m. on the second day of my son’s life. I am strolling him down the hall of Hillcrest Hospital’s postnatal unit, so my wife can snatch an
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Northeast Ohio Boomer & Beyond Partners with Senior Living Guide

Northeast Ohio Boomer and Beyond magazine — sister publication to Northeast Ohio Parent — is now partnering with Northeast Ohio’s most trusted, up-to-date resource directory, Senior Living Guide read
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Cleveland Indians Baseball Door Hanger

Take me out to the ball game! It’s time for Cracker Jacks, peanuts and footlong hotdogs, my friends! Oh, and of course, BASEBALL! This door hanger would make a wonderful
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Events This Week

June 16, 2019 - June 23, 2019

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Jun 16 Sunday 20 events
Jun 17 Monday 9 events
Jun 18 Tuesday 10 events
Jun 19 Wednesday 8 events
Jun 20 Thursday 12 events
Jun 21 Friday 12 events
Jun 22 Saturday 14 events
June 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Father’s Day Milkweed Giveaway

June 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

In an effort to aide the ailing Monarch Butterfly population, GPD will be handing out free pots of native milkweed for you to plant.
June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

9th annual Fairy Days Festival

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A truly magical family play day as rolling fields surrounding Heritage Farms are transformed into an outdoor country fairyland.
June 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Akron Rubber Ducks: Sunday Family FUNday

June 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come early to play catch on the field, and post-game kids run the bases.
June 16

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 16

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Father’s Day Car Show

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

View 400 classic, antique and collector cars manufactured from 1915 to 1994, enjoy scrumptious fare and refreshing beverages, explore historic gardens, listen to live music and more.
June 17

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 17

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 17

Middle Eastern Culture and Cuisine

June 17

Come and discover the basics of Middle Eastern culture and cuisine at a special evening program at the Solon Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library.
June 17 @ 6:30 am - 7:30 am

Lakewood Town Hall: Keeping Kids Safe in an Online World Featuring US Attorney General and FBI

June 17 @ 6:30 am - 7:30 am

Children today are more connected to the world than any generation in history.
June 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Toddler Storytime

June 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Come and join us for a program of rhymes, songs, movement, fingerplays and books for 2- to 3-year-olds and their caregivers.
June 18

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 18

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 18 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Playing in the Dirt Garden Club

June 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Help plant, weed and harvest with local garden gurus from the Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club.
June 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Vroom! A Car Adventure

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

You won’t need a license to get hands-on in this expansive new exhibition, developed and curated in-house by the Science Center’s Exhibits team.
June 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Play and Learn Station

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wade Oval Wednesdays

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Concerts in the heart of University Circle along with food trucks, vendors, theme nights, and family-friendly activities.
June 19

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 19

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 19 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 19 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Let’s Sing and Dance

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy.
June 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Vroom! A Car Adventure

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

You won’t need a license to get hands-on in this expansive new exhibition, developed and curated in-house by the Science Center’s Exhibits team.
June 20

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 20

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 20 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Edgewater Live

June 20 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Grab a blanket or lawn chair, listen to some of Cleveland’s hottest bands and grab dinner from the top local food trucks.
June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saint Ambrose Summer Festival

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy your favorite festival foods, games for all ages, and listen to great bands.
June 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Mamma Mia!

June 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

ABBA’s hit songs tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father in this sunny and funny musical comedy that unfolds on a Greek island paradise.
June 21

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 21

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 21 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 21 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

PGIF: Penitentiary Glen Incredible Fridays

June 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come every Friday for these nature-based family programs for ages 5-10.
June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sarah’s Vineyard Summer Solstice Festival

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy wine, food, art and live music.
June 21 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saint Ambrose Summer Festival

June 21 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy your favorite festival foods, games for all ages, and listen to great bands.
June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Aquarist in Training

June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Have a future marine scientist in the house?
June 22

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

June 22

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
June 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Travel the globe with traditional and modern puppets from every corner of the world, along with artifacts, interactive activities and live performances.
June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sarah’s Vineyard Summer Solstice Festival

June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy wine, food, art and live music.
June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saint Ambrose Summer Festival

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy your favorite festival foods, games for all ages, and listen to great bands.
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