Lakeshore® Learning Store to Host Grand Opening at Omaha's Westwood Plaza Community Invited to Discover a World of Learning at Educational Retailer's Newest Location

CARSON, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lakeshore Learning Materials, a company renowned for providing exceptional educational products for classrooms and homes across the country, is proud to invite the local community to the official grand opening of the Omaha Lakeshore Learning Store. The three-day celebration will take place March 8–10 at the retailer's new location at 12005 W. Center Road in the Westwood Plaza.

The grand opening festivities will include a variety of fun and educational activities for the whole family to enjoy—from kids' interactive games and arts & crafts stations to hands-on product demonstrations. Guests will even have the opportunity to play Lakeshore's Plinko game for a chance to win "Lakeshore bucks" valued at up to $50.00.

Lakeshore Learning Store offers a wide range of unique learning materials for infants, toddlers and children through grade 6. From hands-on games that target skills in math, reading and science to puzzles, arts & crafts supplies, and educational software, Lakeshore's exclusive selection of products is distinguished by its quality, safety and educational merit.

"Lakeshore Learning Store aims to help children discover a love for learning," says Tony Gioia, Vice President of Retail at Lakeshore. "From our store associates and services to the quality products you'll find on our shelves, our passion for education can be seen at all levels. We look forward to continuing to share this enthusiasm with the teachers and parents of Omaha for years to come."

The Omaha location is Lakeshore's 57th store and the first in the state of Nebraska. It is also the hometown of Lakeshore's founder, Ethelyn Kaplan, who started the company in 1954.

For more information on Lakeshore Learning Store, visit

About Lakeshore — Products Designed with Learning in Mind
Lakeshore Learning Materials is a leading developer and retailer of top-quality materials for early childhood education programs, elementary schools and homes nationwide. Since 1954, Lakeshore has offered innovative learning materials distinguished by their quality, educational merit and safety. To learn more, visit

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SOURCE Lakeshore Learning Materials


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