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Kids have a play place they can call their own in Dixon, and on Friday the pint-sized population of My Play Village were having fun in their own little world. The business at 1347 N. Galena Ave. opened Nov. 2 and does more than just give kids a place to play – they can heighten their senses and learn, too. Owners and Dixon natives Ashley and Tyler Venier, who moved back to the area from Dallas a year and a half ago, wanted to give kids a fun, interactive learning center where kids can get a sense of community. The village has a grocery store, beauty salon, deli, school, veterinary clinic, construction site, fire station, art and sensory tables and more. Find My Play Village on Facebook for more information.
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