Home Tags Play areas

play areas

Mall Play Areas for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

These mall play areas in shopping centers in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer surefire fun for your children when they need a retail break.

3 Cool Indoor Fall Fun Escapes in Southeast Michigan and Beyond

Chillier weather makes autumn a prime time to seek fun inside. Here are three indoor fall fun spots to check out with the kids in metro Detroit and beyond.

Best Playgrounds and Play Structures in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for cool play structures in southeast Michigan in 2018-19? We've compiled a list of the best playgrounds and most expansive play areas for a fun day in the park.

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease: What Parents Should Know

More cases than usual are being reported in southeast Michigan. Beaumont pediatrician Dr. Arsala Bakhtyar shares the common symptoms and how to treat it.

How to Prevent Your Child From Choking

Mealtime can turn from pleasant to panic in a matter of seconds. Protect your child from this mishap with our list of things to do and not do.

Special Needs Kids Summer Fun Activity Tips for Parents

Whether a yard, beach, park, mall or tent of blankets, find 10 ways to create memories and meaning for kids with special needs.

Summer Dangers: Top Reasons Kids End Up in the ER

What are the most common reasons children have to pay a visit to emergency rooms during the warm weather season? Dr. Rajan Arora of Children's Hospital of Michigan shares insights.

Small, Simple Steps to College Savings

20 ways you can save $25 (or more!) a month.

Planning a Family Vacation to Seattle, Washington

This music and business Mecca is also a nifty northwest family destination. Get suggestions on what to do when you visit with your kids.

Metro Parent 2014 Holiday 'It' List Gift Guide

See what Whistle Stop Hobby & Toys, Doll Hospital & Toy Soldier Shop, Mudpuddles Toy and My Hobby Place & Toy suggest for the 2014 season!

Kansas City, Missouri for Great Basketball and Barbecue

Plan a family trip to this Southern city for plenty of good food, sports, zoos and historical museums, plus fun at Hallmark headquarters, LEGOLAND and more.

Wright Museum in Detroit Brings Black History to Life

African-American culture, lifestyles, artistic expression and more are illuminated in permanent and temporary exhibits sure to ignite kids' minds.
- Advertisement -

A Must Try Recipe

Metro Parent’s Top Posts of the Week

MetroParent.com is loaded with great info for parents. Here, we've listed the best of the best posted this week for you to thumb through at your convenience.

What You Need to Know About Macomb County’s Children’s Mobile Crisis Unit Program

Kids in crisis in Macomb County can receive immediate assistance thanks to the county's new Children's Mobile Crisis Unit Program. Here's what you need to know.

Vaccine Recommendations for Macomb County Kids

The COVID-19 vaccine is here and we spoke to an expert with the Macomb County Health Department to find out what you need to know about getting one in Macomb County.

Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for some family fun virtual things to do while at home or as things open up? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

Beyond Van Gogh Exhibit Coming to Detroit

Become a part of a Vincent Van Gogh painting at Beyond Van Gogh Detroit, which will be on display starting June 25, 2021 at the TCF Center.