Staff Writer
Columbus Parent
February 24

Featured event

Connection with Intention

This event takes networking to the next level. To attend attendees MUST complete a connection form to participate in the strategic networking session. This form will help match each attendee to others who have the same goals, sphere of influence and interests, thus making a "connection with intention." You will spend 45 minutes connecting and building great business relationships. This event is from 6:309 p.m. at the Arena Grand Movie Theatre, 175 W. Nationwide Blvd. For more information visit

February 19

Family Fun Night

Bring family and friends and paint together. You may bring your own snacks and drinks and make it a real party. Don't stay cooped up inside, come out and unlock your creative side. Have fun as a group. Reservations needed as space is limited. The Family Night is from 69 p.m. at Outside the Lines Studio, 5236 Cemetery Rd., Hilliard. To register and for more information call (614) 527-7752.

The Write Stuff: Memoir

This free workshop will help teens brush up on a variety of writing styles. Bring your teens to get guidance on writing their personal stories during this session at the Worthington Library, 820 High St., from 2-3:30 p.m. Registration is required; call (614) 807-2626.

Write On! Pop-Ups

Learn more about this fascinating genre and try your hand at making your own pop-up book during this writing and illustration workshop. This workshop is best for ages 5-7. Come enjoy this free learning experience at the Worthington Library, 820 High St., from 2-3 p.m. For more information e-mail Amy Brown at, or call (614) 807- 2626.

February 20

Family Night

Enjoy a night of family fun including snacks, climbing walls, game room fun and access to the gymnasium and pool. This event is $5 per person at the Westerville Community Center, 305 N. Cleveland Ave., from 6:309 p.m. For more information call (614) 901-6500.

February 25

Kids Cook

In this hands-on workshop, children ages 3-6 will cook a recipe or two with black beans. Kids go home with recipe cards to continue the fun at home. Parents are encouraged to stay. The cost of the class is $4 per child. The class meets from 11:15 a.m.12 p.m. at Sprout Soup, 4310 High St. To register and for more information call (614) 598-3559.