April Quick Links

Did you pick up the April 2019 issue of Metro Parent magazine? Here are the links we promised you could find on our website! Check them out and get the scoop on all family things spring in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.

Spring Fun Guide Spring Fun Guide

Spring is definitely in swing. Browse our guide for warm-weather fun to fill your family’s calendar in April and May.





Contests: Win Cool Stuff 

Click here for a crack at family products and events. Find this page after April? Click anyway. We’ve always got goods up for grabs.





Family Code Word 

If you’re not familiar with what this is, click to find out. It could wind up being a powerful device in your family’s safety toolkit.





Top ’90s Flicks for Fams

 From Hocus Pocus to Space Jam, find 10 top family films that any self-respecting mom or dad should show the kiddos.






Easter Events Around Town

Whether you’re hunting for a few good eggs or scrambling to find the Easter Bunny for a last-minute pre-April 5 visit, we’ve got you covered.





Weight Blanket Benefits

They’re not just for kids with special needs. Discover who more parents and kids are turning to these cozy sleep-aid devices. 





Guide to College Planning

Guide to College Planning 

Whether you’re looking for a little help when it comes to plotting out postsecondary education or a lot of help, our guide’s got all you need.





Spring Break To-Dos

Find a variety of fun activities and programs for kids of all ages in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in early April 2019.





Aging Parents

Help Your Aging Parents 

If you’re raising your kids and your aging parent, welcome to the sandwich generation. We’re here to help you navigate the unique challenges of this stage.




Flint Family Resources

Five years after the Flint water crisis was first exposed, these organizations are still helping the residents who need it most.





Earth Day Events 

Give Mother Earth an extra-big hug on April 22 with these family activities in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.





Best Hiking Trails 

Get out into southeast Michigan’s great outdoors to celebrate spring with a hike along these terrific trails. 





family fun things to do this weekend

What to Do This Weekend

All the top family events, all over southeast Michigan: It’s all covered, all the time, all for you, whatever the season or weather.