Tag: zoo

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.

Making the Most of a Trip to the Binder Park Zoo...

Want to treat your kids to a wild and educational adventure? Battle Creek’s Binder Park Zoo has what you’re looking for. Here are some details for the perfect trip.

Big Kids in Strollers: A Growing Trend

It's not your imagination: Strollers are getting bigger to seat toddlers and older kids, well into age 5. It's convenient, sure. But is it healthy to use strollers for older kids?

GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak

Chat with a zookeeper, learn about sustainability programs and watch chemistry demos in celebration of Earth Day during GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo on April 27, 2019.

The Reptarium Amphibian and Reptile Zoo in Utica

Utica's new amphibian and reptile zoo, The Reptarium, offers kids the chance to get up close and personal with cool slimy and scaly critters – and learn about them, too.

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.

Charter Schools in Oakland County

Doing research on school options in your area? This roundup will help you find Oakland County charter schools for your child – including Pontiac and Southfield charter schools.

Charter Schools in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Whether you live in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw or Wayne County, southeast Michigan charter schools are plentiful. Here's our list of options.

Stars and Stripes Festival at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

Celebrate America's independence at the annual Stars and Stripes Festival in Oakland County, set to run June 28-July 4, 2018.

Outdoor Birthday Party Places in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Pizza parlors and bowling alleys offer all-season fun. But when the warm weather hits, birthday boys and girls who have summer DOBs have awesome options.

Top Kids Birthday Party Venues in Grand Rapids

Looking for the right spot to throw your child's birthday bash? Check out these kids birthday party venues that host a mean shindig in the Grand Rapids area.

Fun Train Trips for Kids

Got children who are cuckoo for choo-choos? Here are tips to make train trips enjoyable – and several options in southeast Michigan.