One organization is working to keep the relationship between father and child strong and growing.
Foreverdads hosted their 'All-Star Dads Day' today. It featured a Ninja Run, food catered by Dave's Grillin' and other activities for kids to enjoy with dad. Event Coordinator Doug Gates said that relationship can change the outlook of a child's life.
"First of all, it creates a wonderful role model for the kids," said Gates. "If the kids can see that their fathers...
Hundreds gathered at the North Terrace Church of Christ Thursday evening to pay a tribute to fatherhood.
ForeverDads' 2015 "Tribute To Fatherhood" ceremony honored men who have demonstrated winning and success in the field of 'life'. They have contributed to the community by influencing wholeness of life through their family, profession and vocation. The reflection of each man is shadowed by the life of his children and grandchildren, and his contributions to the community....
Father's Day may be on Sunday, but several area dads decided to celebrate one day early.
ForeverDads hosted their 11th annual All Star Dads Day at the Muskingum Family Y beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Fred Matthews is a proud father who has spent the last 34 years helping coach area youth. He said events like this are a great way to show support for local kids.
"The park's full of kids," Matthews said. "And like I say, this is these kids' Kings Island...
Expectant dads got a helping hand as they take their first steps into fatherhood.
ForeverDads held their nationally recognized Boot Camp Saturday. Fathers and those soon-to-be fathers attended the program designed specifically for men, providing an opportunity to learn and connect with other fathers on topics such as how to take care of mom, before during and after birth, plus how to calm a crying baby, change a diaper and of course what to do in the hospital.
ForeverDads held its first "Tribute to Fatherhood" Tuesday evening.
The event was held at the North Terrace Church of Christ and recognized Bishop Frank McDonald and Ray Thomas along with coaches Don Stahl, Ron Apperson, and Whit Parks for their leadership.
"Fathers are fathers for generations, perpetually making this community better, and strengthening the lives of our children. So we sought men who have made a difference not only in their families, but in this...
ForeverDads is hosting its monthly boot camp for new dads this weekend.
It's a program to teach fathers how to care for their new child.
Executive Director Burl Lemon said the program is a great opportunity for dads-to-be.
"It's really a neat time for men to get together and just spend some time sharing about what it is to be a dad, to celebrate it and at the same time, learn from it from men who have been there recently who have done it; real men, and I think that's...
Father's Day isn't until tomorrow, but a group of dads is celebrating fatherhood a little early.
On Saturday ForeverDads held an All Star Dad's Day at the Muskingum Family 'Y'. The celebration featured quality time activities for dads and kids. Executive Director Burl Lemon hosts this event every year to bring families closer together.
"ForeverDads purpose is to encourage, educate and equip men to develop positive relationships with their children, the family and the...