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Grow and Glow is proud to showcase the activities and exhibitors listed below!


Shocking Discoveries

The Science of Pickleball: Activities illustrate how geometry, gravity, aerodynamics, and material science impact the game of pickleball. Participants will conduct tests on paddles and balls to understand how the game is limited by rules and science.


Pick up a pair of Spectrum glasses and enjoy liquid nitrogen demonstrations.

Black Legacy Lessons Pub. 

Listen to short readings and participate in meaningful discussion.

Uptown Art & Clay

Interactive clay activities for kids.

Coder School

Coding lessons for kids.

Perry's Herbal Skin Care

Stop by to learn more about this alternative healthcare business specializing in natural skincare producst

Westerville Lions Club

Lions of Ohio have started a new venture called Cub Club for kids ages 6-12. Stop by their booth to learn more about this rewarding program.

Erase the Space 

Connecting teachers to Central Ohio education history and inter district partnerships.

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

Check out live demonstrations of different types of dances including ballroom, latin, social, and line. Participate in a mini classes and learn to dance with their talented instructors.

Kiwanis Club of Westerville

Kiwanis Club of Westerville will be distributing reading books and attendees will have a chance to enter a special raffle at their booth.

Scouts, BSA Girl Troop 7365

Visit their booth to learn about upcoming camps, merit badges and to find volunteerr opportunities within the community.

Leadership Westerville/Westerville Area Chamber

Learn more about the Leadership Westerville program and their various community projects. Sign up to volunteer and help make a difference in the lives of Westerville residents.

CHA Animal Shelter - 1pm-3pm

CHA will be onsite from 1-3 PM with one of their shelter dogs to provide information about their shelter, volunteer program, and shelter events.

Megan Lee Designs

Shop locally made shirts and apparel made in Uptown Westerville.

Franklin Park Conservatory 

A variety of herb plants and worm races await attendees at this fun and interactive booth.

Genoa Drama Club

Learn more about the Genoa Drama Club and purchase delicious treats from their onsite bake sale.

Westerville Crew

Check out a real crew boat and learn more about the sport of rowing. Kids can also hop on a stationary rowing machine and participate in an interactive competition.

Good Medicine Productions 2pm-4pm

Shaving cream pie in the face! Families and kiddos are welcome to pie the Good Medicine Specialists in the face from 2-4 pm

KEMBA Financial Credit Union

Stop by for face-painting and a ballon artist!

Concord Counseling Services

Pick up informational resources for programs provided and services available in the district.

Blast FC Soccer Academy

Kids can enjoy a small dribbling course and small goals to shoot on. Experience the art of soccer juggling performed by FC players, as well!

Wandering Home Books

Stop by for a special book signing.

Westerville Florist

Build Your Own Bouquet Bar at this hands on booth.

Embrace the Journey Travel

Learn about upcoming student trips and spin their prize wheel to win big!

Minerva Middle School Engineering 

Check out the Minerva Middle School Arcade Game Machine!

Hope Squad - Westerville City Schools

Learn all about the important work that the Hope Squad is doing and engage with students and advisors through activities related to mental health awareness and reducing stigma.

Westerville Parent Council

Pick up information about the Westerville Parent Council relevant to families.

Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District

Enjoy interactive and hands on activities with the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation district.

Mount Carmel Health System (Stroke Program) 

Interactive and educational activities around recognizing stroke symptoms in adults and what kids can do if their adult shows signs of a stroke.

Experience Columbus Mobile Van

Stop by their interactive mobile van and learn more about all of the exciting events and happenings coming up in the greater Columbus area.

Hawthorn Elementary School

Participate in fun activities with the Hawthorne 3rd grade class

Versiti Blood Drive - 12pm-5pm

Dionne Supreme Studio

Get style tips from this local Columbus hair studio and even get a free haircut! 

Save a life by donating blood at the Versiti Grow & Glow Blood Drive and picking up information on their student programs. Sign up to donate at the event here!

Westerville BMX

Wilder Elementary

Showcase- Celebrating Minds of All Kids- an interactive booth

Kids can participate in a hands-on USA BMX STE(A)M project while learning all about the sport of BMX and the local Westerville BMX track program and races.

Minvera Park PTSA

Stop by and meet the new officers and members of the Minerva Park Middle School PTSA 

EF Tours & EF Exchange

Learn more about their student travel programs and educational tours for students.

Future City

Learn more about the Genoa Middle School Future City Team Water Project and how these students are helping a struggling community with water insecurity.

PAST Foundation Innovation Mobile Lab

Hands-on STEM activities for kids.

Farm at Walnut Creek 

Farm animals and a baby giraffe will be present for interaction with kids.


Experience the benefits of yoga through instructor led excercises and breathing techniques.

Westerville Central Men's Lacrosse

Give the sport of lacrosse a try at this interactive and hands-on booth.

Westerville Boys Middle School Volleyball 

Past and present players will come together to play volleyball and demonstrate the sport of volleyball.

Ohio Dominican University

Informational booth

Community Refugee & Immigration Services (CRIS)

Informational booth

Franklin County Sheriff's Office (DARE Program)

Informational booth

Cornerstone of Hope

Cornerstone of Hope is a nonprofit Comprehensive Bereavement Support Center serving children, teens, and adults who have experienced the death of a loved one.

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Informational booth

Power to Poets Student Club

Power to Poets, which helps students — within and beyond WSHS — express themselves through poetry. 

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