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Virtual New Year’s Eve Events for Families in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

These virtual New Year's Eve events for families have tons of fun activities and early start times to help ring in 2021.

Virtual Kwanzaa Family Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Honor African heritage and celebrate African-American culture at one of these virtual Kwanzaa family events in southeast Michigan.

Wild Winter at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak

Coats on and claws out because winter is best experienced wild. Check out family-friendly fun on Jan. 18 and Feb. 1, 2020, during Wild Winter at the Detroit Zoo.

Featured Animals at The Creature Conservancy in Ann Arbor

Head out to A2 most Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year to interact with live animals and learn about different 'Featured Animals' each month.

Winter Fun from January to March in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Whether your family loves shows, exhibits and laser tag or skiing, hiking and looking at ice sculptures outdoors, kick off 2020 with some these ideas for winter fun from January to March.

Detroit Doll Show at the Northwest Activities Center in Detroit

Kids and collectors gather for a day of imagination and play at the eighth annual Detroit Doll Show, Nov. 9, 2019, at the Northwest Activities Center in Detroit.

Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds Exhibit at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation in Dearborn

Set phasers to fun and discover a sci-fi masterpiece at the Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds exhibit, which is on display in Dearborn May 11-Sept. 2, 2019.

North American International Auto Show in Detroit

Families can check out the 31st annual North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit, Jan. 19-27, 2019.

Fun Winter Park Activities in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Check out these cool winter park activities in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in January and February. They'll give kids a chance to get outdoors despite the chilly weather.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit

Catch the Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Little Caesar's Arena on Dec. 29, 2018 as they perform their beloved show, 'The Ghosts of Christmas Eve.'

Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Extravaganza at Mt. Brighton

Ring in the New Year with mountainside fun, fireworks, dancing and more at the family-friendly New Year's Eve Extravaganza at Mt. Brighton on Dec. 31, 2018.

Hands-On Holidays at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

Families can learn more about science during the holiday season at the annual Hands-On Holidays event, which runs Dec. 26, 2018-Jan. 6, 2019 at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.
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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.