As part of the celebration of its 60th anniversary, the Lorain County Metro Parks is featuring "Dinosaurs!" through May 7 at its Carlisle Reservation in LaGrange. The special event features indoor and outdoor exhibits, including interactive dinosaur activities and displays, animatronic dinosaurs, a playroom for the youngest visitors to explore, and more.
Private schools all across Northeast Ohio offer families opportunities to visit their campuses. Parents and students can ask questions, meet faculty and see if the school is the right fit. Check out these schools in the Greater Cleveland area for open houses and private tours.
Trying to save for your children's future college careers? Need help getting started? CollegeAdvantage College Savings is hosting a contest for readers of Northeast Ohio Parent magazine to win a $529 award. The winner can have their award be added to an existing CollegeAdvantage account, or the prize can be used to open a new account.
Help your kids retain the essential skills they learned in the classroom and plan for a season full of new adventures in reading.
Looking to help the planet this week? Earth Day is on April 22 and to celebrate, many area organizations are hosting community events to teach creative and unique ways to protect the environment. These events can feature crafts with recycled materials, story times, exploring nontoxic cleaning materials, earth-friendly exhibits and more.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Day kicks off with games, interactive art and adaptive sports. A mini-documentary about the ADA also will be shown. Stop by the resource fair for fun and information provided by several community organizations.
For some parents, it may be the hope that this is a new school year and last year’s problems have disappeared — academic, social or behavior. School conferences can be a feel good night or your worst fear. It is never too soon or too late to get help for your child.