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Make Your Own Fourth of July Outfits

Check out the hat, T-shirt, necklace and bracelet crafts to add some red, white and blue to your wardrobe for the holiday with these Fourth of July outfits.

Special Needs Events for Kids and Parents in Metro Detroit

Parents of children with special needs in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor can plan ahead for fun activities, sensory-friendly movie showings and more that are tailored to meet their needs.

Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun Fourth of July crafts fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.

Winter Fun Activities to Try with Your Family

It's so cold outdoors! Looking for a few ways to warm it up inside? Here are some winter fun activities that includes games, experiments, crafts, recipes and more.

Art and Apples Festival in Rochester

The Paint Creek Center for the Arts has hosted the annual Arts and Apples Festival for more than 50 years. Join the fun again this year, Sept. 6-8, 2019.

Free Comic Book Day Stores for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Celebrate Free Comic Book Day on May 4, 2019, by picking up a free comic or graphic novel at these southeast Michigan specialty comics shops.

MI Earth Day Fest at Rochester Municipal Park

Rochester's MI Earth Day Fest is one of the largest Earth Day celebrations in the state. Swing by April 26-28, 2019, to get in on the Earth-friendly fun.

Fun Things to Do at a Sleepover: Activities for Girls and Boys

Looking for fun things to do at a sleepover? Keep kids from boredom at your next slumber party with these activities for sleepovers, including recipes and crafts.

Family Fun Play Centers in Grand Rapids

Have some fun at these children's play places in West Michigan – including Airtime Trampoline, Playworld and more.

10 Reasons to Send a Kid to Camp

What benefits will your kid enjoy away from home this summer? Parents and camp leaders let parents know why it's worth the money.

How to Help a Child Struggling With Reading

Does your kid try to skip silent reading time or get frustrated when stumbling on words? Here are tips on how to help a child struggling with reading.

Swim Lessons 101: How to Teach Kids to Swim

Are your kids ready to learn how to swim? Get advice and tips on age, class length and frequency, teachers and more with this handy parent guide.
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MSU Research Reports Sagging Areas in Pandemic Teaching

A survey from Michigan State University’s Education Policy Innovation Collaborative found teachers are struggling to find students and maintain attendance during virtual school.

Michigan Science Center Welcomes New Earth. Wind. Weather. Exhibit

Detroit's science hub is set to teach kids the wonders of our planet's weather systems with its latest exhibit.

The Importance of Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Knowing how to handle money responsibly is a key skill. An expert with Macomb County's Michigan State University Extension Center explains why and how to teach it.

Letterboxing in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for Families

Here's everything you need to know to get started on this unique, kid-friendly pastime. Plus, check the roundup for a few spots for letterboxing for kids.

The Pros and Cons of Exotic Pets for Kids

Thinking of expanding your family with mice, snakes or geckos? A local pet store owner weighs in on the pros and cons of exotic pets; plus things for families to consider before purchasing.