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Cleveland Public Library’s Book Locker in Newburgh Heights

A new way to receive books, movies, and other materials in Newburgh Heights. Cleveland Public Library leaders joined Newburgh Heights Village on Friday in celebrating the opening of the first book locker in the area.
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Learn About the Foxface Rabbitfish With Greater Cleveland Aquarium

With bright yellow coloration and a distinctive black strip going down its snout, the foxface rabbitfish is an aquarium standout. Watch this video to learn five other facts about this bright fish, then visit the Greater Cleveland Aquarium and see it for yourself.
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Winter Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers: 5 Activities December 6-10

Looking for something to do with your toddler or preschooler? Check out a night time book, explore nature, parent and child art fun, bundle up storytime, or take your family to a holiday skate.
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2021-22 Independent School Open Houses

Open house events are ideal for parents and students to ask questions, meet faculty and see if a particular school is the right fit. Private and other schools all across Northeast Ohio offer families many opportunities to visit their campuses.
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Holiday Experiences at Crocker Park

Crocker Park’s 2021 holiday events welcome back all of the family-friendly seasonal activities to their Westlake shopping and lifestyle center. The festivities include Santa's Village, view the choreographed light shows from their 50-foot tree, go ice skating, holiday pop-up shops and more!
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2022 Camp Finder Grids Are Underway — Submit To Include Your Camp Now!

ATTENTION CAMPS AND SUMMER PROGRAMS! After a successful first year of our Camp Finder in 2021, we are back for year two. Below you can find the four links to
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Winter Family Weekends: Kid-Friendly Fun December 3-5

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are family-friendly events for all ages: family craft time, go on a holiday walk, see a holiday musical or drop by for STEM fun.
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Kids’ Winter Break Camps and Programs

Looking to get your kids engaged — with science, art, physical activity or other interests — while they are out of school during winter break? Consider these winter break camps and programs in the greater Cleveland/Akron area.
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100 Gifts for Everyone this Holiday Season

National Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA) unboxed, tested and played with lots of toys. And now, they are bringing you the best of the best. They have something for everyone on
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Your Little Artist: Encouraging Creativity through Play

The sky’s the limit when it comes to kids’ creativity. Imaginative or pretend play is important for young kids, because it encourages inventiveness, originality, and learning. Create a play environment that sparks creativity in your home.
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Events This Week

December 5, 2021 - December 12, 2021

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Dec 5 Sunday 22 events
Dec 6 Monday 8 events
Dec 7 Tuesday 16 events
Dec 8 Wednesday 15 events
Dec 9 Thursday 17 events
Dec 10 Friday 18 events
Dec 11 Saturday 28 events
December 5

Wild Winter Lights

December 5

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 5 - December 7

Winter Riverfest

December 5 - December 7

Winter RiverFest presented by Troy-Bilt will transform Rivergate Park and Merwin's Wharf for the holiday season beginning November 26.
December 5

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 5

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 5

2021 Battle of Lake Erie Axe Throwing Tournament

December 5

This is an axe throwing tournament in Sandusky, Ohio.
December 5 - December 6

Ballet Theatre of Ohio Presents "The Nutcracker"

December 5 - December 6

This classic has become a treasured holiday tradition for families of all ages.
December 5 - December 7

Winter Riverfest

December 5 - December 7

Winter RiverFest presented by Troy-Bilt will transform Rivergate Park and Merwin's Wharf for the holiday season beginning November 26.
December 6

Wild Winter Lights

December 6

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 5 - December 6

Ballet Theatre of Ohio Presents "The Nutcracker"

December 5 - December 6

This classic has become a treasured holiday tradition for families of all ages.
December 6

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 6

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 6

Discovery Storytime

December 6

Stories, songs and rhymes, followed by a simple craft and playtime with a variety of fun and educational toys.
December 5 - December 7

Winter Riverfest

December 5 - December 7

Winter RiverFest presented by Troy-Bilt will transform Rivergate Park and Merwin's Wharf for the holiday season beginning November 26.
December 7

Wild Winter Lights

December 7

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 7

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 7

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 7

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

December 7

The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors vibrantly comes to life in this delightful musical parable.
December 7

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad- North Pole Adventure

December 7

Families can climb aboard and join this journey of a lifetime to a North Pole Adventure.
December 8

Wild Winter Lights

December 8

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 8

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 8

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 8

Teen Crowd

December 8

Video games, arts & crafts, and exploratory activities to entertain, engage, educate, and just have fun.
December 8

Magic: The Gathering

December 8

Play Magic: The Gathering with friends on Wednesdays after school.
December 8

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

December 8

The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors vibrantly comes to life in this delightful musical parable.
December 9

Wild Winter Lights

December 9

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 9

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 9

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 9

Christmas Cruise Thru

December 9

 Cruise on through Sippo Lake Park North's drive for some lights and holiday music for a great cause.
December 9

Candlelight Tours

December 9

Tour the Hay-McKinney Mansion by candlelight, then enjoy festive refreshments to ring in the holiday season before exploring our museum galleries.
December 9

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

December 9

The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors vibrantly comes to life in this delightful musical parable.
December 10

Wild Winter Lights

December 10

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 10

Wild Hikes Challenge

December 10

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight designated trails before Dec.
December 10

Nature’s A-Glow

December 10

The gleaming glow of Christmas lights takes this beautiful botanical garden and turns it into the winter wonderland of your dreams.
December 10

Miller Woods Holiday Express

December 10

Grab your ticket for a memorable ride on the Little Green Choo through the woods to Santa’s village.
December 10

Christmas on the Farm

December 10

Indoor ice skating, light display, craft with elves, cookies with Mrs.
December 11

Wild Winter Lights

December 11

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland this holiday season with Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC.
December 11

Nature’s A-Glow

December 11

The gleaming glow of Christmas lights takes this beautiful botanical garden and turns it into the winter wonderland of your dreams.
December 11

Christmas on the Farm

December 11

Indoor ice skating, light display, craft with elves, cookies with Mrs.
December 11

Breakfast with Santa

December 11

 Includes breakfast, entrance to the Akron Children’s Museum, ice skating, skate rental, photo with Santa and more.
December 11

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

December 11

The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors vibrantly comes to life in this delightful musical parable.
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