Staff Writer
Columbus Parent
Featured event

Saturday, October 11

Join OhioHealth at the Destination Maternity store Saturday, October 11 to learn about prenatal education and fitness classes, meet instructors, get help signing up for classes, make a "sweet sock" and more! Go to www. for more information.

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Friday, October 10

BalletMet Presents Dracula

Bram Stoker's gothic novel of forbidden passion and immortality comes to life in this tour de force. Performances are October 10 and 11 at 8 p.m., October 12 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., October 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m., and October 17 and 18 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $25 and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets. For more information visit

Saturday, October 11

Anime Teen Screen

Join us for an anime film provided by After answering a few survey questions, your positive reviews mean the film could be added to the library's collection. This free event begins at 3 p.m. at Northwest Library, 2280 Hard Rd. For more information, call (614) 807-2626.

Homestead Harvest

This annual two-day festival offers fun activities for all ages. Touch and climb trucks, police cruisers, tractors and more. Enjoy hay wagon rides, a petting zoo, games, food and pumpkin decorating. Admission is free but some activities do cost money. The Harvest is at Washington Township Parks & Recreation, 4675 Cosgray Rd. in Hilliard from noon to 5 p.m. on October 11 and 12.

Sunday, October 12

The Frog Bride

When a king sends his sons off to find brides one of them returns with a frog. This children's show is brimming with magic and intelligence. The shows are at 1 and 3 p.m. at the Wexner Center Performance Space and is recommended for ages 4 and up. Tickets start at $8. For more information, visit