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Screen Time for Children

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Monday, April 16, 2018
Many parents wonder in our increasingly technology based world, how best to introduce tablets, smart phones, etc., to their children. Concerns for child overuse of media include increases in obesity, decreases in sleep duration, and negative effe ..

Astronomy Day!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Did you know that April 21st is Astronomy Day? Join LCCC’s expert astronomer as we celebrate Astronomy Day! Blast off from Earth on a fun filled trip through the solar system. For more information on the Solar System Explores Work ..

Join us at Playgroup!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Expecting a baby?

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Tuesday, March 13, 2018

6 Indoor Winter Activities!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Monday, January 22, 2018
It’s January, and with the bitter cold and snow most of us have been stuck inside a little too much. Fight boredom with our list of six indoor activities that are fun for the whole family! Have a micro-treasure hunt! Give each child a m ..

The Importance of Storytimes!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Wednesday, January 03, 2018
The Importance of Storytimes Elyria Public Library System will be starting their winter storytimes on January 15, 2018. Storytimes are fun for children, and can be a great opportunity for caregivers to talk with parents of similar aged c ..

A Holiday Activity A Day!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Friday, December 15, 2017
When my daughter was two I decided to start a new family tradition—a holiday activity a day leading up to Christmas! People thought I was nuts—my husband included—but nine years later we are still going strong and my girls look for ..

FREE Christmas Light Display's in Lorain County!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Monday, December 04, 2017
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Take some of that time to create magical memories with your family that will last a lifetime, and maybe even start some new traditions! We've put together a list of FREE Christmas Light Display's in Lorain Co ..

Music and Rhyme Time!

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Tuesday, November 21, 2017
There are so many good reasons for using music and rhymes with young children. It is great fun for both the parent and the child. That shared enjoyment is a wonderfully bonding, positive experience. There is a limit to the amount of meaningful c ..

Why Are Scissor Skills So Important?

Nicolle Bellmore Pierse - Tuesday, November 21, 2017
It may seem a little scary letting your little learner play with scissors...but it's actually a really important part of their development! If you're worried about your child hurting themselves, Preschool Scissors are available at your lo ..