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Columbus Parent
Featured event

February 18

Chick Flick & Bling Night

An evening out with girls! Featuring a contest for the best "bling" outfit, a silent auction of "bling" things (jewelry, purses, scarves, shoes, anything bling), hot and cold hors d'oeurves plus 1 drink ticket. At the Arena Grand Theatre. 175 W. Nationwide Blvd. If you have questions about this process, please contact Bobbi Evans at 614-451-8500 ext. 445 or e-mail

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February 5

Father & Daughter Sweetheart Dance

Create memories for your special little girl as you dance the night away. Attend this semi-formal dance with your 6- 12-year-old and enjoy a delicious meal, music and a free promo-type photo. The dance is $40 for residents and $50 for non-residents at the Westerville Community Center, 350 N. Cleveland Ave., from 6:308:30 p.m. For more information call (614) 901-6500.

Headliner Magic Show

The Headliner Magic/Variety Show is a family-friendly, annual magic show produced by the Columbus Magic Club, Inc., in conjunction with the Magifest magic convention. It always has outstanding performers, fair prices and a lovely evening for families. This event starts at 7:30 p.m. and is at Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 300 W. Broad St. Ticket prices are $10 for children and $20 for adults. For more information visit, or call (614) 299-8995.

MarioKart Madness

Come play MarioKart on the big screen after school! No registration required and no cost. This event is at the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave., from 3:30-4:30 p.m. For ages 9-15. For more information visit

February 6

Bookopoly: Percy Jackson & the Olympians

Olympians, gods and monsters-oh my! How well do you know your Percy Jackson adventures? Test your memory with trivia at the Worthington Library, 820 High St., from 3-4 p.m. on February 6. For ages 5-7. For more information contact (614) 807-2626, or visit

Saturday Story Stomp

Bring your family to enjoy stories, songs and dancing, for ages 2-5. Come to the Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 W. First Ave., from 11-11:30 a.m. Free. For more information contact (614) 481-3778.

Storytime Theatre Presents: Topsy Turvy

Enjoy the fun when picture books come to life, thanks to the library's Teen Readers' Theatre Troupe. Join us for the free fun! This event is for ages 4-6 and will take place at the Worthington Library, 820 High St., from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. For more information contact Sarah Cofer at, or call

(614) 807-2626.