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Understanding MAP Scores

By understanding Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) scores, parents can be better equipped to provide support to their children throughout the school year. We spoke with several experts to find
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5 Halloween Tips For Kids With Sensory Processing Disorder

For most of us, Halloween means dressing up, trick-or-treating, and parties. We might stress a little over getting the costumes our kids are asking to have, getting to the school
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Akron Symphony Debuts ‘Stand Beside Her’ Project in 2019-20 Season

The Akron Symphony Orchestra will highlight the influential work of six women composers/artists as part of the Stand Beside Her project — part of a year-long recognition of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which guarantees and protects women’s constitutional right to vote.
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Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center Parent Tip of the Week

Speech Therapy for Children: School vs. Private

Parents who wonder what they can do to help their child improve their speech and language skills may seek additional private speech therapy to supplement school-based treatment. While this may provide an advantage, it depends on the unique needs of each child. Before determining if your child would benefit from additional speech and language therapy, it's important to know the differences between the two.
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Northeast Ohio Independent School Guide

Are you considering a new school for your child? Consult our 2019-20 Independent School Guide for a directory of Northeast Ohio private and other school options for your child’s next educational step.
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Nominations Being Accepted for ‘Kind Kid Award’

Do you know a child who goes above and beyond to help others? The Kind Kid Award, given by local nonprofit Connecting for Kids, honors children ages 12 or younger who demonstrate kindness and compassion to peers. Nominations are being accepted through Nov. 1.
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Safety Tips for Pets and Kids

If your child’s first friend has four legs, here’s good news: per a recent study in Pediatrics, kids living in homes with dogs get sick less often than those in
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The Teal Pumpkin Project: Making Halloween Safe for Kids with Allergies

Imagine having a child who is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts and milk — all things commonly found in sweet treats given out during Halloween. It can be a tricky
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Western Reserve Academy’s New Head of School Brings a Sense of Home to Students

Education was everything in Suzanne Walker Buck’s family childhood home.  The recently named head of school at Western Reserve Academy says her parents were first-generation high school and college graduates. 
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Halloween Safety Tips for Trick-or-Treating

Kooky and spooky Halloween will soon be here, bringing giggles, laughter and nightmarish scares. Witches with candy are at the kids’ service, but some parents are feeling quite nervous. read
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Events This Week

October 13, 2019 - October 20, 2019

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Oct 13 Sunday 21 events
Oct 14 Monday 9 events
Oct 15 Tuesday 9 events
Oct 16 Wednesday 8 events
Oct 17 Thursday 13 events
Oct 18 Friday 20 events
Oct 19 Saturday 29 events
October 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Harvest Festival at Hale Farm & Village

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This family-friendly event offers seasonal hands-on experiences such as apple cider pressing and butter churning, pumpkin painting and wagon rides.
October 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hale Harvest Festival

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate the fall bounty amid the sights, smells and tastes of the Cuyahoga Valley.
October 13

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 13

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
October 13

Pumpkin Pandemonium

October 13

Bring the family to go on a scavenger hunt, get lost in the Harvest Maze and take a relaxing hayride touring around Heritage Farm, located in Peninsula. The farm is open five days a week, with additional activities taking place on weekends in October.
October 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Corn & Pumpkin Festival

October 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

On Saturday and Sunday, visit the Lake Metroparks Farmpark to help husk, shell and grind corn or plow behind draft horses. Younger visitors can make handmade corn husk dolls, paint pumpkins, pedal their way on mini tractors, navigate the hay maze and more. The whole family can explore the three-acre corn maze.
October 14

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 14

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
October 14 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 14 @ 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.
October 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
October 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and more.
October 14 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fall Festival at Nickajack Farms

October 14 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Discovery Barn, farm animals, Rascal Round Up, tire dragons, obstacle course, hay maze and much more.
October 15

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 15

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 15 @ 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.
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and more.
October 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fall Festival at Nickajack Farms

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Discovery Barn, farm animals, Rascal Round Up, tire dragons, obstacle course, hay maze and much more.
October 16

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 16

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
October 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 16 @ 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.
October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and more.
October 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fall Festival at Nickajack Farms

October 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Discovery Barn, farm animals, Rascal Round Up, tire dragons, obstacle course, hay maze and much more.
October 17

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 17

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

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 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.
October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and more.
October 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fall Festival at Nickajack Farms

October 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Discovery Barn, farm animals, Rascal Round Up, tire dragons, obstacle course, hay maze and much more.
October 18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Boo-tanical Bash

October 18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Boo-tanical Bash is back and better than before with a witches' brew of new family-friendly fun, giving families more opportunities to experience Halloween in the gardens.
October 18

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 18

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

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 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.
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

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

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

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

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and more.
October 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Boo-tanical Bash

October 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Boo-tanical Bash is back and better than before with a witches' brew of new family-friendly fun, giving families more opportunities to experience Halloween in the gardens.
October 19

Wild Hikes Challenge 2019

October 19

Walk, hike, skip, jog, run or stroll on eight trails before Dec.
October 19

Pumpkin Pandemonium

October 19

Bring the family to go on a scavenger hunt, get lost in the Harvest Maze and take a relaxing hayride touring around Heritage Farm, located in Peninsula. The farm is open five days a week, with additional activities taking place on weekends in October.
October 19 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The World of Puppets: From Stage to Screen

October 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.
October 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fun Fest

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

Play in the hay stacks and corn crib, climb the tree house in the woods, slide down the 50-foot double slide, wander through the corn maze, and take a wonderful nature hike through the ravines and hills of Geauga County.
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