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HOF to host modified ‘Free Kids Friday’

(Canton, Ohio) – The Pro Football Hall of Fame is calling an audible on its annual “FREE Kids Friday” event. 

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What to say when your young child asks about the coronavirus

‘Uncertain.’ ‘Unprecedented.’ ‘Challenging.’ These are all terms we’ve heard over and over to describe 2020, but these words are difficult to understand for little ears.

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Shop local this holiday season with this massive list of Tuscarawas County businesses!

Locally owned, personal service, support the folks that support the local quality of life in Tuscarawas County!

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The Wilderness Center Announces Virtual Silent Auction and Benefit – For Wilderness Sake!

The Wilderness Center announces a virtual silent auction and benefit – For Wilderness Sake! All members of the public are invited to take part when

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This comic breaks down the coronavirus so kids can better understand

NPR is sharing information regarding a comic that helps children better understand the coronavirus.

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Creating Christmas magic with the Polar Express!

The holiday season is here and protocols have been put in place to ensure the magic of the holidays continues!

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Five local artists creating installations for “Illumination” in downtown CantonCanton, Ohio –

(Canton, Ohio) – ArtsinStark and Visit Canton selected five artists following the public art call to create light art installations for an exhibition in downtown

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The Wilderness Center to Offer Virtual Dark Sky Conservation Conference

Artificial light at night has revolutionized the way we live and work outdoors, but it has come at a steep price.

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Dover Public Library to Host Water Tower for Kids Program

(Dover, Ohio) – The Dover Public Library will host a virtual program called Water Towers for Kids on Saturday, November 21 at 10:00 AM.

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Free book program launches in Ashland County

(Ashland, Ohio) – Books are now available for free for children in Ashland County.

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Real People. Real Fun. Travel Tusc – Making memories while learning!

Check out this list of rich and unique activities in Tuscarawas County that are both entertaining and full of learning opportunities!

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Virtual Programs being offered locally for Teens

(Dover, Ohio) – Every Tuesday at 4:00 PM, local teens in grades six through twelve are welcome to join the Dover Public Library for online

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Local library to celebrate holidays around the world

(Dover, Ohio) – Children of all ages will be able to take a trip around the world by going to Dover Public Library’s Children’s Department

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Real People. Real Fun. Travel Tusc – Ghost Tours at Historic Zoar Village

Celebrate the spookiness of Halloween with the upcoming Ghost Tours at Historic Zoar Village.

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Trick-or-treat dates & times

(Ohio) – Communities across the state are making independent moves when it comes to trick-or-treating this year.

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12 area pumpkin patches and fall festivals totally worth your time!

(Ohio) – Ohio is full of fun and family-friendly ways to enjoy the fall season!

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Real People. Real Fun. Travel Tusc – Sneak out for a Sweetest Day Dinner!

One-on-one time is important, even when you have a house full of kids! Sneak away this Sweetest Day with dinner for two!

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Getting kids – and their caregivers – to practice STEM at home

(U.S.) – Researchers take a closer look at how activities that engage the whole family can help young distance learners build STEM skills.

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Performing Arts Center Hosts Artober LIVE!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – With the Performing Arts Center’s first indoor event since March, the spotlight will be on the entire arts community in Tuscarawas

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Fall Bicycle and German Food Fundraiser Planned for Zoar

(Zoar, Ohio) – The Zoar Community Association will be hosting a Bicycle Fun Ride to benefit Historic Zoar Village on October 10 starting at 11

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Tuscarawas County Mayors Planning for Same Trick-or-Treat Night

If children and parents plan on venturing out for Halloween this year, trick-or-treating will likely be held simultaneously across the county.

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Local library welcomes children to participate in haunted hunt

(Dover, Ohio) –  It’s that time of the year when the ghosts and goblins come out to play.

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Fathers Walk Your Child to School Day

(Canton, Ohio) – The event may look slightly different this year, but the importance remains the same.

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The need for child care providers has never been greater!

Coad4kids is an Ohio-based agency that is ready with services and financial support to those interested in becoming a childcare provider.

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5 ways to play with baby at home

The days with a baby can often run together and seem magical one moment and then mundane the next. But, each day you have the

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Experience the beauty of Fall when you visit the great outdoors in Tuscarawas County!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Put on a cozy sweater and your favorite hiking boots and head out to enjoy the crisp breeze and fall leaves

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State releases guidance on celebrating Halloween safely

Amid ongoing concerns and restrictions related to COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health has released Halloween guidance, urging all Ohioans to use caution and plan

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Looking for childcare? Coad4kids is here to help!

Coad4kis is a FREE resource designed to ensure Ohio children have access to safe, nurturing childcare environments.

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3 satisfying kinetic sand activities for pre-K and elementary school students

Yes, it can be messy, but we promise it’s better than slime! And, there are learning and skill-building components!

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Attorney General Yost applauds Big Ten’s decision to bring back fall sports

(Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is commending the Big Ten Conference for its decision to resume fall sports on campus.

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Get the whole family in the fall spirit with the upcoming Autumn Lantern Tours!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – When the sun goes down the Village comes to life!

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Canton Ballet moves forward with “Peter and the Wolf” performance

(Canton, Ohio) – The show must go on!

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DoverPhila to Present Finance Program for Teens at Dover Library

(Dover, Ohio) – DoverPhila Federal Credit Union is partnering with the Dover Public Library to present the credit union’s Finances 101 program.

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5 steps to choosing quality childcare for your kids

Our children are our world and determining who you will leave them with every day can seem like a daunting task.

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Keep your toddler busy and learning with sticker line up.

Toddlers are busy and with recent studies from the American Academy of Pediatrics, screens may keep them occupied, but they may do more harm than

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Homeschooling this year? These Tuscarawas County destinations will help enrich your child’s learning experience!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Unique museums, inspiring historical sites, beautiful landscapes, and exciting theatre venues that are sure to enrich your child’s learning experience!

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Performing Arts Center Creates New Outdoor Event

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – It’s been over 181 days since the Performing Arts Center has hosted an event and they are now announcing a NEW

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What developmental milestones should your baby be hitting?

During your baby’s first year of life, she will grow and develop at an amazing rate!

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Childcare providers are needed and the opportunities are endless!

(Ohio) – When children are well cared for and their parents have the opportunity to use work or school, families thrive and communities prosper.

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5 ways to make tummy time fun

Always remember: back to sleep, tummy to play!

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Wrap up summer in style with the Jammin’ Food Truck event!

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Jammin’ Food Truck Fest will deliver some end of summer fun including food, live music, and more!

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Begin September Recommendation – Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You

Friends who challenge you and hold you accountable while supporting you and encouraging you at the same time…those are the kind of friends everyone needs.

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Including You – Helping special needs students stay on track this school year

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Summer slide…COVID slide…like last year, the upcoming school year will not be without its challenges.

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Tuscarawas County – Dover Public Library announces upcoming storytime

(Dover, Ohio) – Story time has taken a different look at the Dover Public Library. 

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Preparing for Every Scenario – Updated Site-Based Mentoring Delivery Models

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio remains committed to ensuring site-based mentoring programs are offered to support children in

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Mentor Monday – Talking to your kids about COVID-19

(Dover, Ohio) – There’s no denying the current social climate is likely to have a negative effect on our children, so what can we do?

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Mentor Monday – Match Madness

(Dover, Ohio) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio recently set out on an ambitious goal of recruiting TEN new Bigs in the

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TUSCARAWAS COUNTY – Ohio Historical Marker placed at Fort Laurens

(Bolivar, Ohio) –  Ohio Historical Marker was placed on the Fort Laurens grounds.

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‘Begin’ – Trolls World Tour shares a unique approach to the importance of inclusion

(Ohio) – “Denying our differences is denying the truth of who we are.”

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3 things to do with the family this weekend in Tuscarawas County, Ohio

(New Philadelphia, Ohio) – Looking for a quick and affordable getaway with the family, but not looking to travel far? Check out 3 of our

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