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11 Central Ohio Metro Park Playgrounds

We love exploring the playgrounds in the Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks System! Combining a nature experience, be it a hike or looking for creatures in the woods, with time on a playground makes a perfect outing for my kids! The Metro Parks offer so many free opportunities to learn about and explore nature …

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Step Inside a Fairy Tale at Inniswood Metro Gardens in Westerville, Ohio

Inniswood Metro Gardens in Westerville, Ohio is a must visit destination in Central Ohio with magical gardens, hiking trails, and some of the best scenery no matter what the season! Inniswood Metro Gardens is one of the most unique parks in Columbus! It is just a gem. One of the Columbus and Franklin County Metro …

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3 Places I Love to Take My Kids in Columbus: Emily Ferjencik

Each month I will be featuring a local parent who will tell us about three places they love to take their kids in Columbus! Thanks to Emily for sharing 3 of her favorites with us this month! 1. Inniswood Metro Gardens There is no better park to let your little one explore the outdoors than …

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What Should We Do This Weekend? April 28-30, 2017

1. Arbor Day Celebration at Franklin Park Conservatory When: Friday & Saturday, April 28 & 29, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Location: 1777 E. Broad St. Columbus, OH 43203 Phone: 614-715-8000 This fun and educational event includes tree climbing for kids AND adults, a scavenger hunt, tree ring counting, and more opportunities to learn about trees …

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What Should We Do This Weekend? September 9-11, 2016

1. Marion Popcorn Festival When: Thursday – Saturday, September 8 – 10, 2016 Time: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Location: Downtown Marion Phone: 740-387-3378 Did you know Marion, Ohio is one of the top popcorn producers in the country? If you’re up for a road trip this weekend, you can celebrate popcorn with live musical acts …

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