Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Featured Event:

Friday, September 5

Columbus Food and Wine Affair

A great night out for Mom and Dad!

This proven event provides the setting for more than 25 of central Ohio's finest restaurants to display their most delectable offerings, and it opens the door to over 450 international wines. Add to that an abundant silent auction and beautiful music, and you have all the ingredients necessary to create a spectacular evening. Best of all, the gala affair benefits a number of Columbus-area charities and the Central Ohio Restaurant Association. The Grand Tasting, open to the public, is set for 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 E. Broad St., Columbus. Visit for details and tickets.

Saturday, September 6

Movies at the Library

Bring snacks, pillows, blankets and friends to fun movies at the library. Join us for The Spiderwick Chronicles from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. for ages 6 and up. This is a free event at the Westerville Public Library, 126 S. State S., Westerville.

The Crew vs. New England Revolution

Enjoy the thrill of Major League Soccer at Crew Stadium as the home team takes on the New England Revolution at 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, go to Tickets start at $14.

Monday, September 8

Mom & Me Pottery Painting

Mom & Me meets the second Monday of every month.This month at Marcy's Clayground we will read The Busy Little Squirrel and decorate a ceramic box. The program begins at 10 a.m. at Marcy's Clayground, 9842 Brewster Lane. The cost is $7 plus the cost of your pottery. For more information, call 614-932-300.

Music & Movement

Perfecting motor skills with songs and dancing for ages 2 - 5. This free event is from 1 - 1:30 p.m. at Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave. For more information, call 614-481-3778.