Tag: family activities

A Pair of Cat Cafes and Chance to See Zoo Tigers...

Learn where you can get cozy with felines in metro Detroit or Ohio and where you can see big cats free of charge out west.

Harvest Moon Celebration at Riley Park in Farmington

The three-day Harvest Moon Celebration features two days of fun for parents and one full of family activities at Riley Park in Farmington, Sept. 20-22, 2018.

ArtPrize and Other Grand Rapids September Events for Families

Find family fun to break up the back-to-school grind with these upcoming Grand Rapids September events in 2018.

Michigan Rock Collecting Fun in Petoskey State Park and More

Sept. 16 is Collect Rocks Day. Celebrate at these rock-collecting havens around Michigan.

Print Your Own DIY Temporary Tattoos

Who needs a pricey Silhouette machine? Not your family! Craft all sorts of cool, fun DIY temporary 'tattoos' the kids will love sporting around metro Detroit.

Stonewall Pumpkin Festival in Rochester Hills

Another great Michigan fall festival to get you in the seasonal spirit! Find a new love for pumpkins, Oct. 14, 2017, at the Rochester Hills Museum.

How Michigan Art Fairs Help Boost Kids’ Appreciation of Art

Southeast Michigan art fairs aren't just for artsy adults. From kid craft areas, exposure to new media and chats with artists, kids learn plenty.

'Glamping' Vacations for Families

One part camping + one part glamour = an outdoor trip even your pickiest campers can enjoy. Find out if it's the right vacation option for your family.

Family Fun in Des Moines, Iowa

From a high-thrills coaster to idyllic parks and farms, Des Moines, Iowa delivers. Here's the scoop on what to do with the family while visiting.

Family Fun Activities to Laugh Out Loud with Your Kids

From spontaneous trips to funny-voice dinners, good times and hearty laughter benefits kids and parents alike. Here are some fun family activities to try!

How to Help Your Child Make Friends

And keep them, too. Here are four ways parents can help support young kids through the ups and downs of friendship.

Hosting an Exchange Student

One local family opens up on why they host foreign exchange students every year and why it's beneficial to the families and kids that do it.