Mess Makers. Wander over to learn, play and explore creation stations designed with the messiest kids in mind. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., akronartmuseum.org
January Jamboree. Bring your party shoes and enjoy a story, dancing and instrument making. 10-11 a.m. Wickliffe Public Library, 1713 Lincoln Road, wickliffepl.org
Cool Adventures at Beech Creek Gardens and Nature Preserve. Hand feed the Chickadees, discover how animals survive the harsh winter months as you hike through the trails, and more! Saturdays and Sundays through February 26. Beech Creek Gardens, beechcreekgardens.org
Ice Fest. An all day long event to feature our community and its businesses with a frosty twist! Erie Street and Point Park will be lined with beautiful ice block decor. 11 a.m. – 8 p.m., Downtown Willoughby, dtwilloughby.com
Fire & Ice Walk. With the beautiful Vermilion River Valley as your backdrop, take a wintry walk through extraordinary ice sculptures and warm firepits. Enjoy ice carving demonstrations, roast s’mores (while supplies last), and visit with Siberian husky sled dogs and fun Frozen characters. Snowshoes will be available for hikes. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Vermilion River Reservation, Mill Hollow, loraincountymetroparks.com
Family Day at the Cleveland Charge. Featuring kids meal deals, a charge pop it giveaway and more! 3 p.m. Wolstein Center, cleveland.gleague.nba.com
Now through January 27
United Black Fund Difference-Makers Days at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium. Admission during Difference-Makers Days will be reduced temporarily to $14.95 for adults and $8.95 for children ages 2-12, and $1 from each ticket sold will be donated directly to UBF.