Who doesn’t like Dr Seuss? Celebrate early on Friday. A variety of other events will keep you jumping around through the weekend.
😻Dr. Seuss Day at Orange Library
7171 Gooding Blvd Delaware
3/2, 9 AM-5 PM
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday and Read Across America Day by joining us for Seuss-themed crafts & activities the whole family can enjoy!
🎩National Seuss Day Storytime at Upper Arlington Library
2116 Arlington Avenue Columbus
3/2, 10 AM
Jeanne Kirkpatrick will read selections from author Theodor Geisel
🐰Eggstravaganza Kickoff-Bunny Grand arrival
3/3, 9-10:30 AM
1500 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus
9 AM-Play games, make a craft, and get excited for the bunny to arrive
10 AM-Bunny moments begin with balloon drop
Fastpasses this year! Check out the Polaris Fashion Place website to reserve.
⚙Knot Tying and Simple Machines
Gallant Farm-2150 Buttermilk Hill Rd. Delaware
3/3, 10 AM
Learn how important it was to know your knots on a 1930’s farm, and see how heavy lifting was done before front-end loaders. Free, ages 10+.
🐛The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime at Barnes & Noble (3 Locations)
Check your local store
3/3, 11 AM
Join us for Storytime featuring this classic tale of a voracious caterpillar who eats his way through the days of the week and then changes into a beautiful butterfly. Activities to follow.
👩🏻🌾Lakeshore Learning Center: Free Crafts for Kids – Garden Wind Chime (Westerville)
2148 Polaris Parkway Westerville
3/3, 11 AM
Ages 3 and up
Your child can create a fun new craft each week (for FREE)! This week’s craft is making a garden wind chime.
🦉Ohio Nature Education Visit
Wild Birds Unlimited-720 North State St. Westerville
3/3, 11 AM-2 PM
Stop in and see some live raptors this Saturday! Ohio Nature Education will be in the store with a few of their wildlife ambassadors from 11-2! How cool is that!
🌳Annual Maple Syrup Festival
Malabar Farm State Park-4050 Bromfield Rd, Lucas
3/3, 12-4 PM
Experience sugar camp with live historical demonstrations, horse drawn wagon rides music, food and maple products for sale (cash recommended)
Donations to horse group appreciated. 12p- 4p Saturdays and Sundays.
For more info visit www.malabarfarm.org/events or call (419) 892-2784.
Learn more about maple sugaring with this video
Blendon Woods Metropolitan Park-4265 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Westerville
3/3, 2-3 PM
Take a 1-mile hike along the Ripple Rock Trail and learn about its geological features. Meet at Nature Center.
☀Columbus Parent’s Camp & Activities Expo
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium-4850 Powell Rd, Powell
3/3, 10 AM-3 PM
Looking for something fun for your kiddos this summer? Attend the Columbus Parent Magazine Camp & Activities Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 3 at
the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium! Families can learn more about summer camp offerings from exhibitors, have the chance to win tickets to the Zoo,
The Wilds and Zoombezi Bay, and see animal ambassadors up close at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on this day! For more info, please visit: ColumbusParent.com/CampExpo
🛋Cozy Storytime at Bexley Public Library-2411 E Main St, Bexley
3/3, 3-3:30 PM
🌳Maple Syrup Festival (Family Fun Event)
Camp Lazarus-4422 Columbus Pike, Delaware, Ohio 43015
3/3, 9-5 PM
Festival Admission: $5
Although no pre-registration is needed, there is a $10 pre-registration package and it includes:
• One Festival Admission
• One All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Feast or Hot Dog Lunch
• One official commemorative 2018 Maple Syrup Festival patch
Come out and learn how real maple syrup is made in the Adams Mullins Sugar Shack!
Camp Lazarus Hand-Crafted Maple Syrup available for purchase at the Camp Store while supplies last!
Activities run throughout the day and include many “old favorites” like BB shooting, leatherworking, branding irons, and pioneer area with a blacksmith!
Additional food/activity prices (payable at the festival):
• $2 One fry bread
• $2 One bowl of bean soup with cornbread
• $1 Leatherworking round
Important Parking Information
Parking will be limited at Camp Lazarus, FREE guest parking will be available at Columbus State Community College — Delaware Campus, with FREE shuttle service to camp!
👛Made LOCAL Marketplace Spring Show
10561 Sawmill Parkway, Powell
3/3, 9-4 PM
Join us for our annual SPRING SHOW from 9am-4pm on March 3rd at Bridgewater Banquet Center to SHOP LOCAL from over 100 Ohio makers!
🌳Maple Time at Slate Run Farm
1375 State Route 674 N. Canal Winchester
3/3, 1-3 PM
Sample this sweet treat and learn about making maple syrup the 1880s way. A short hike to the sugarbush leaves the farm at 1 and 2 p.m. Sap collecting and boiling is dependant on the weather but all other activities will take place. Call 614-833-1880 to see if sap is flowing.
🌕Howl At the Moon
Nature Center Highbanks-9466 Columbus Pike Lewis Center
3/3, 6:30-8:30 PM
Enjoy a 3.5-mile hike with your dog.
🎺ProMusica Family Concert: The Composer Time Machine
Hilliard Library-4772 Cemetery Rd. Hilliard
3/4, 2-3 PM
Join ProMusica’s Brass Quintet for a FREE Family-Friendly concert. The Composer Time Machine will take a musical journey back in time to explore music
from different time periods and learn about how music has evolved through the ages. All ages are welcome!
🔦Fishing with Flashlights (Batelle Darby Creek)
Batelle Darby Creek (Meeting Place: Nature Center)-1415 Darby Creek Dr. Galloway
3-4, 6-7:30 PM
Watch the living stream come to life after dark. All ages
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