November is National Adoption Awareness month and Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer, Summit County Probate Court, and Julie Barnes, Executive Director of Summit County Children Services (SCCS) hope to increase the number of families willing to foster and adopt. Not only did the entities hold a special adoption day on November 13, 2017, exclusively for foster to adopt families, but they have created a video to encourage more families to come forward and choose adoption.
Now in its sixth year, Seas’n of Play at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium features holiday fun for kids and adults. Guests can see Scuba Claus dive in 230,000 gallons of water and ask him questions while he visits a porcupine pufferfish, green moray eel, goliath grouper, sharks and other aquatic friends on his “nice” list. Activity stations throughout the Aquarium also illustrate how hula hoops, fish-cicles and other toys and treats help to keep the Aquarium’s residents active and engaged.
Located in the heart of Cleveland’s Little Italy, Cleveland Montessori says it provides excellence in education to the children of Greater Cleveland by discovering and awakening children’s innate talents and abilities, and cultivating a lifetime love of learning and spirit of social responsibility.
At Girl Scouts, G.I.R.L. stands for: Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader. Through exciting G.I.R.L.-led experiences, Girl Scouts prepares girls to empower themselves for the big and small moments when they overcome failure, face their fears, try new things, and make their dreams a reality. Visit girlscouts.org/likeagirlscout to learn more.