June 2016 Favorites


Awakening Minds Art Sensory Store

Ask any parent if their young child has a hard time sitting still and you will hear a resounding “yes!” The Wiggle Seat is just the answer. These inflatable disks give children the ability to move and wiggle without getting up. This item is popular among both parents (dinner and homework time) and teachers (sitting still in the classroom). You can purchase Wiggle Seats at the Sensory Store at Awakening Minds Art, along with a wide variety of tools, toys, and products that are helpful for families of children of all abilities. 

419-302-3892 | 515 S Main St. 
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In the market for a mineral-based sunscreen for your family this summer?  Acure Organics sunscreen uses minerals to physically create a barrier between your skin and the sun. This chemical- free, 30 SPF sunscreen is hypo-allergic for those with sensitive skin and has a non-whitening formula to keep from staining clothes. Apple-A-Day carries many family-friendly natural summer products such as bug spray and homeopathic remedies for swimmers ear. Ask the knowledgeable staff at Apple-A-Day to guide you to the product that fits your needs.

419-423-3973 | 600 Blanchard St.
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Gathering Wine

Gathering Wine is the perfect place to celebrate Dad for Father’s Day. With 17 wines always “on tap” for tasting, a fridge full of craft beer, and over 600 bottles of wine available for purchase, Gathering Wine can accommodate any discerning taste. Climate controlled wine lockers can be rented with the corkage fee waived for all members. Food or a cocktail from The Gathering can be served at Gathering Wine. The venues are connected via a stunning outdoor patio and function as one unit. During the summer you can expect live music every weekend. 

567-525-3235 | 235 S Main St.
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Hancock Historical Museum Gift Shop

Looking for a toy to excite your little history buff who loves to craft? This miniature model kit of Fort Findlay is just $4 in the gift shop at the Hancock Historical Museum. The kit includes directions and wooden pegs for children to assemble the model of our city’s famous fort. The gift shop at the Hancock Historical Museum also offers a variety of historical and traditional wooden toys such as popguns, Jacob’s ladders, and marble sets among others. 

419-423-4433 | 422 W Sandusky St. 
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