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WGTE Family Fun Day

WGTE Family Fun Day is an annual free event where families with young children can enjoy educational games and activities, a puppet show,  face painting, snacks and meet Peg + Cat, Super Why and Alpha Pig! This year's event is on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Sylvania Tam-O-Shanter, 7606 W. Sylvnaina Avenue, Sylvania, Ohio. No tickets or pre-registration is required to attend. The event is made possible with support from The Conda Family.

WGTE Family Fun Day

This year's event will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Sylvania Tam-O-Shanter and will include the following activities:  

  • Meet and Greets with Peg + Cat, Super Why and Alpha Pig from WGTE PBS KIDS
  • WGTE PBS KIDS Photo Booth Experience
  • FM 91 Radio Experience Station
  • Puppet shows by Joyce Davis and Puppets
  • Live animals from the Toledo Zoo
  • Art in Your Metroparks Activity provided by the Metroparks of the Toledo Area
  • Explore emergency vehicles and learn about fire safety with Sylvania Fire and Rescue
  • Interact with therapy dogs provided by Chapter 122 Therapy Dogs International
  • Stomp Rockets provided by the Imagination Station
  • Book distribution and literacy activities provided by Books 4 Buddies
  • Sand art provided by Trinity Lutheran School
  • Coffee filter flower art provided by Aurora Academy
  • Think your drink nutrition education by Children's Hunger Alliance
  • Create a keeping quilt with University of Findlay's Mazza Museum
  • Float or sink boat experimentation with iLEAD Spring Meadows Elementary
  • Letter crafts provided by Toledo Lucas County Public Library
  • Seed planting with Lucas Co. Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Sand art jewelry creation with YWCA Child Care Resource and Referral
  • Dot art and sensory play led by The Ready Program at Wood County Hospital
  • Bookmark decorating with Toledo Public Schools Head Start
  • Alpha Pig's Alpha Fishing Game with the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio
  • Sensory table activities provided by the Family and Child Abuse Prevention Center

Additional creative hands-on activities for children will provided by:

  • A Renewed Mind
  • Lucas County Children's Services
  • Lucas County Family Council Early Head Start
  • University of Toledo EXCEL Program Volunteers
  • WGTE Staff and Volunteers
The event was made possible with support from The Conda Family.