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Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center Parent Tip of the Week

Newborn Hearing Testing and Your Baby

Ohio law requires that all hospitals and birthing centers offer the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening before discharge. The methods used are safe, quick and effective. If your child has not passed the screening, it is very important that you take your baby for a diagnostic hearing test by a licensed pediatric audiologist.
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Memorial Day Events in Northeast Ohio

Honor those who have sacrificed for our country by attending one of the many ceremonies and events taking place on Memorial Day in Northeast Ohio. There are plenty of options in the greater Cleveland/Akron area to help your family commemorate the holiday.
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A Family Guide to the Ultimate Cleveland Staycation

Last month, I sent my wife and two older kids on an adventure to New York City for spring break, while I took off a couple days from work to ...
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A Parent’s Review of the Acme Grocery Pick-Up Service

Last week, my husband was in England for business and our meals were down to canned tuna fish and soups I had stashed away in our basement deep freezer.  I ...
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Recommendation Calls for Depression Screening for Teens

The teenage years can be a tumultuous time and for some, can lead to symptoms of depression. But research shows that only about half of teens with depression get the ...
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Things to do with kids in Ohio

COSI Announces Plans for All-New Science Festival

On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, COSI and Battelle, along with Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther and many other central Ohio Mayors, announced the COSI Science Festival debuting May 1-4, 2019. read ...
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Why I’m Giving My Kids the Chance to be Bored This Summer

While planning activities and family adventures will ensure there's plenty of fun on your children's calendar this summer, also consider leaving some unscheduled time — enough for your kids to get bored. Northeast Ohio Parent blogger Jaclyn Musselman, from Coffee, Pancakes & Dreams, shares why being bored is okay.
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Podcast Episode #8: Parenting, Unplugged (Part 2)

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner discusses parenting and technology with a parent panel made up of a local mom and dad. The podcast specifically addresses technology safety and limits.
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7 Dental Milestones for Children that Parents Need to Know

Just because most newborns don’t have teeth yet, it’s never too early for new parents to start a dental regimen for their baby. read more...
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When Should you Open a Bank Account for Your Child?

Parents have a lot on their plate when raising a child. They fill a variety of roles, such as taxi driver, homework overseer and cheerleader. Some parents wait too long ...
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Events This Week

May 27, 2018 - June 3, 2018

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May 27 Sunday 17 events
May 28 Monday 10 events
May 29 Tuesday 12 events
May 30 Wednesday 11 events
May 31 Thursday 17 events
Jun 1 Friday 6 events
Jun 2 Saturday 12 events
May 27 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Day Out With Thomas

May 27 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Take a train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine.
May 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Fairy Days at Heritage Farms

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for our 7th annual Fairy Days Festival!
May 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Superheroes of Nature

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come and see your favorite superheroes from the Marvel Comic Universe, the DC Comic Universe and more.
May 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

20th Annual Berea’s National Rib Cook-off

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Come to Berea to enjoy this Memorial Day Weekend annual symbolic summer kick-off. Area and national rib teams will compete in a variety of areas, including best ribs, best sauce and more. The event also features live music, entertainment, and kids' activities. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger.
May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

TapeScape-Sticky Science

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Using the humble product known as packing tape, the Great Lakes Science Center and designer/artist Eric Lennartson built a two-level, 1,300-square-foot, all-ages playground entirely out of packing tape wrapped around a metal frame — a TapeScape.
May 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Superheroes of Nature

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come and see your favorite superheroes from the Marvel Comic Universe, the DC Comic Universe and more.
May 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

TapeScape-Sticky Science

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using the humble product known as packing tape, the Great Lakes Science Center and designer/artist Eric Lennartson built a two-level, 1,300-square-foot, all-ages playground entirely out of packing tape wrapped around a metal frame — a TapeScape.
May 28 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

20th Annual Berea’s National Rib Cook-off

May 28 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Come to Berea to enjoy this Memorial Day Weekend annual symbolic summer kick-off. Area and national rib teams will compete in a variety of areas, including best ribs, best sauce and more. The event also features live music, entertainment, and kids' activities. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Caterpillar Nursery Open

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Come observe caterpillars as they eat, grow, and transform into butterflies and moths, with fun caterpillar-themed activities for children.
May 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

TapeScape-Sticky Science

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using the humble product known as packing tape, the Great Lakes Science Center and designer/artist Eric Lennartson built a two-level, 1,300-square-foot, all-ages playground entirely out of packing tape wrapped around a metal frame — a TapeScape.
May 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

May 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Let your voice be heard.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Caterpillar Nursery Open

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Come observe caterpillars as they eat, grow, and transform into butterflies and moths, with fun caterpillar-themed activities for children.
May 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Baby Bonanza

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Bring your babies (not yet walking) and blankets in for books, bopping and bouncing at this year-round lap-sit program.
May 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

TapeScape-Sticky Science

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using the humble product known as packing tape, the Great Lakes Science Center and designer/artist Eric Lennartson built a two-level, 1,300-square-foot, all-ages playground entirely out of packing tape wrapped around a metal frame — a TapeScape.
May 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Drop-In Tour: An American Story

May 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hear the moving stories of Jewish immigrants in this informative and inspiring look at what it takes to survive and thrive in a new country guided by a knowledgeable volunteer docent.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Caterpillar Nursery Open

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Come observe caterpillars as they eat, grow, and transform into butterflies and moths, with fun caterpillar-themed activities for children.
May 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Traveling the Silk World

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibit tying worlds together, as they combine interactive science experiences with the amazing natural history and cultural anthropology of the renowned American Museum of Natural History.
May 31

Spring Native Wildflower Challenge

May 31

Enjoy this challenge as a means to get you outside and enjoy the unfolding of nature in Medina County Parks as you search for common native spring wildflowers.
May 31 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

TapeScape-Sticky Science

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using the humble product known as packing tape, the Great Lakes Science Center and designer/artist Eric Lennartson built a two-level, 1,300-square-foot, all-ages playground entirely out of packing tape wrapped around a metal frame — a TapeScape.
May 31 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Express Yourself Youth Art Workshops

May 31 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Let your voice be heard.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Caterpillar Nursery Open

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Come observe caterpillars as they eat, grow, and transform into butterflies and moths, with fun caterpillar-themed activities for children.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Caterpillar Nursery Open

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - June 10 @ 4:00 pm

Come observe caterpillars as they eat, grow, and transform into butterflies and moths, with fun caterpillar-themed activities for children.
June 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Noble Story Stop

June 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Hear stories, sing songs, and do a little dancing, too.
June 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jun Kaneko: Blurred Lines

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

See the groundbreaking, monumental works of internationally renowned artist Jun Kaneko.
June 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ed Emberly: Better You Than Me

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using simple shapes and lines, beloved illustrator and picture book artist Ed Emberley has created enchanting worlds for generations of young people, while also giving them the tools to create worlds of their own
June 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kids Day of Safety & Play

June 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

A day of family fun in the Historic District.
June 2

Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs

June 2

Not dinosaurs, birds or bats, pterosaurs were flying reptiles that lived in the world of dinosaurs 220 to 66 million years ago.
June 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Early Childhood Programs

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Enjoy 30 minutes of age-appropriate tinkering activities with your child, ages 7 and younger.
June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Main Street Kent Art & Wine Festival

June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

10th annual event featuring Ohio wines, local artists, great food and live entertainment.
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 8:00 pm

Fifteen decades of fashionable Clevelanders will be represented when the Western Reserve Historical Society brings its Wow Factor: 150 Years of Collecting Bold Clothes presentation to the Solon Library.
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