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140th Annual Northwest Ohio Volunteer Fireman's Convention, held June 20-21.
Activity ideas for parents and kids:
-Toledo Firefighters Museum: More than $1 million worth of vintage firefighting equipment. Children actually get to role play situations at Fireman Freddy's Fire Station inside the museum.
-Toledo-Lucas County Public Library: The library holds events everyday, including storytimes, crafts, games and contests.
-Toledo Museum of Art: The TMA Family Center, located in the education wing near the Plough entrance, is the perfect place for kids to make and take memories. Themed activities take place a couple times each week.
-Barnes & Noble: Recurring events include storytime and creativity corner.
-YMCA: Programs, classes and activities are designed to engage children and help them develop values, skills and confidence.
-Toledo Zoo: Programs feature fun, hands-on learning for visitors of all ages and interests.
-Toledo Metroparks: If you're willing to brave the cold, the Metroparks have various activities that are fun and great ways to exercise, like skiing, sledding and ice skating.
-Build It: This hands-on learning center in Levis Commons specializes in classes that focus on math and science. LEGO, DUPLO and K'NEX are used as learning tools.
-Sylvania Playland: From open play to arcade and mini golf, this indoor playground and bounce house is great for kids to get rid of all that extra energy.
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