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Children take part in the Little Tykes Demo Derby at the Wood County Fair Friday night. Kids squared off inside their battery powered plastic rides, bumping their way around a small area in front of the grandstands.

Newlove Realty’s Blake Mahlman slides into home plate safely ahead of Rotary Exchange Club relief pitcher Wade Bradford at the plate during the fifth inning of the PeeWee City League tournament championship game Monday at Carter Park in Bowling Green. The Rotary Exchange Club team defeated t…

Brock Eichenauer crosses an intersection during a safety town class at Kenwood Elementary in Bowling Green last week. The two week program, hosted by the Bowling Green Parks and Recreation Department, taught kids basic safety education focusing on pedestrian, bicycle and recreational safety.

The Wood County District Public Library’s Children’s Place is partnering with the Japan Foundation Outreach Initiative of BGSU for a Family Origami Workshop on Wednesday at 10 a.m. The program will be held on the Carter House front porch, 307 N. Church St., directly behind the library.

Join the Wood County District Public Library’s Children’s Place for a virtual discussion of “Pax” by Sara Pennypacker on July 12 at 6 p.m.

PERRYSBURG — Way Public Library’s annual Summer Reading Program begins on Monday and runs through July 31. The program, which includes activities for children ages 0 to 12 and for teens ages 13-17. This summer’s theme is “Tails and Tales,” a happy celebration of animals and animal stories.

Take a tour through the world’s largest collection of original artwork by children’s book illustrators. Join the Wood County District Public Library and the University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum in a virtual tour of the Museum on May 26 at 11 a.m.

Youth soccer players dot the intramural fields on the campus of Bowling Green State University Sunday. Teams from throughout Ohio and Michigan were in Bowling Green over the weekend for the annual Bowling Green Spring Soccer Challenge.

Ryan Wichman, a member of Wood County Plays, second from left, and local officials broke ground last week for the new Perrysburg inclusive playground at Rotary Community Park. Wood County Plays has raised $800,000 to build the park, which will have equipment that all children of all abilitie…

Gavin Scarberry uses a toothbrush while learning how to properly clean teeth at the dental practice of Alexis Klassen & Associates in Bowling Green Tuesday morning. Office members welcomed students of Sleek Academy for a day of hands-on dental education. The students from rotated through…

Hortencia Perez watches as her students, Catherine Jaytho and Barrett Rood, look over stuffed animals at First United Methodist Child Learning Center in Bowling Green Friday morning. Teachers and students at FUMCLC built a zoo in their gym, creating exhibits using found objects. Exhibits inc…

PEMBERVILLE — Normally the Pemberville Children’s Theatre Workshop would have auditions in May for their summer play — a longstanding tradition for the past 13 years — and several hundred kids have taken the stage in the opera house.

FREMONT — Due to coronavirus, KidsCollege, an annual week-long summer kids program at Terra State Community College, is canceled.

FINDLAY — The University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum will be taking kids on a virtual adventure every Tuesday and Thursday at 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. with Mazza Museum’s Virtual Storytime videos.

Susan B. Anthony and Votes for Women Celebration

Why do some people need glasses and others don’t? Are there planets orbiting around stars other than the sun and could they harbor life? Kids’ Tech University at Bowling Green State University is designed to let kids explore scientific concepts through hands-on activities as they discover mo…

The Children’s Place of the Wood County District Public Library, 251 N. Main St., is partnering once again with Bowling Green State University for free homework help, tutoring and reading support beginning Monday and continuing through the 2019-20 school year.

Teachers, book enthusiasts, parents and readers of all ages are invited to participate in a Mock Caldecott Election on Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Wood County District Public Library Meeting Room, 251 N. Main St.

Jameson Brown, 11, and Kate Scarletto-Scholl, 10, play a game of Box Hockey at the Bowling Green Community Center Friday morning during Friday Fun Day hosted by Bowling Green Parks and Recreation. About a dozen kids were on hand to enjoy games, gym activities, a movie and giant Jenga.

Braylon Rowlinson, 8 (left), works on a craft project while Timmy Wright, 6, looks on during a Noon Years Eve party at the North Baltimore Public Library Tuesday. Kids enjoyed games and crafts while ringing the new year in early at the library.