Wednesday, August 6

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent
AMC Summer Movie Camp

Kids and adults alike can enjoy the magic of the movies all summer long. Admission is $1 per guest and movies begin at 10 a.m. Today's movie is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. For more information, visit

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Family Nights at the Zoo

Each Wednesday night until August 20 the Zoo will stay open late for families. Special Zoo programming and many other fun activities geared toward families spice up these summer nights. Activities take place from 4-8 p.m. at the Waters Edge Events Park. For more information, visit

Family Story Time on the Lawn at Grandview Heights Public Library

Stories, songs and fun on the library lawn for ages 2-5 from 7 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Rain location is in Youth Services. The library is located at 1685 W. Fifth Ave.; for more information, call 614-481-3778.

Puppet Show at Grandview Heights Public Library

A party celebrating the end of Kids' Summer Reading Club for grades K-5 from 2:30 p.m. - .3:30 p.m. The library is located at 1685 W. Fifth Ave.; for more information on this free program, call 614-481-3778.

2008 Thurber House Literary Picnics features Brock Clarke

Guests can order a picnic dinner catered by Party Panachem, or bring their own. Each picnic offers a tour of James Thurber's historic home beginning at 5:20 p.m.; the picnic begins at 6:15 p.m. and the reading is at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$65. The Thurber House is located at 77 Jefferson Ave. For more information, visit