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The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014) More >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014)
-Lullaby Lane has opened a community center at Fallen Timbers and they are hosting an array of different classes for parents and children. In May, they held a sign language class.
-The YMCA also does Mommy and Me swim class for babies under 12 months and once your child is 6 months old there is YMCA SPLASH, which is a free Water Safety & Basic Swimming Instruction for babies 6-12 mos.
-Here is a link to the Wildwood calendar as well, they have music and lunch in the park throughout the summer and it's a nice time to hangout with friends and kids and just relax outdoors.
-The 2013 Brown Bag Summer Concert Series is a free eight-week music event that runs from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., on Wednesdays from June 5 through July 24 on the North Lawn of Main Library, 325 Michigan St., in downtown Toledo.
-Story time at Barnes & Noble is free (Thursdays @ 10am)
-Complimentary drive-in movies every Saturday during the month of September at Fallen Timbers. They are kid friendly ones like Cinderella and Wreck it Ralph, etc...
-Fossil Park (at Olander). Visit Fossil Park and search for these world-renowned fossils in an ADA-accessible 5-acre rock quarry in a safe and controlled environment. Bring a brush to assist in cleaning your fossils, as well as something in which to carry your buried treasures home with you.
-Summer Reading Club with the Lucas County Public Library June 10- Aug 10. For Lucas County residents of all ages with four different categories of reading from infants on up.
-Toledo Museum of Art is the perfect place for the youngest visitors to make and take memories. Check their calendar for upcoming events.
-Bass Pro Shop: Bugs in the Outdoors. This is for kids 5-12 yrs old to learn all about our bugs. June 11th and 25th. Bird event in July.
-Toledo Firefighters Museum on Saturdays from 12-4. More than a million dollars worth of vintage fire-fighting equipment. Children actually get to role play situations at Fireman Freddy's Fire Station inside the museum.
-Home Depot:First Saturday of every month from 9am-12 noon. Free workshops for do-it-yourselfers from ages 5-12.
Check out Lisa Harst when she visits us on Your Day at 9am! She has tons of great ideas for local moms.
FULL LIST: What to do with your kids this summer in ToledoMore>>