Camps & Classes

How Much Do Theater Camps for Kids Cost?

Find out how to budget for this specialty camp that's a big hit with aspiring stars. A representative from Wild Swan Theater in Ann Arbor weighs in.

Skills Learned at Theater Camps for Kids

All the world's a stage, right? Here are six ways summer performing arts camps can help your budding thespian thrive – no matter if they stick with drama or not.

Finding a Great Summer Day Camp for Your Kids

From assessing children's interests to scoping out security and asking lots of questions, here are six solid ways to find enrichment that's the right fit.

Top Dance Movies That Every Little Dancer Should See

Bring out your inner dancer with these top five inspiring dance films recommended by professionals from southeast Michigan dance studios.

Choosing the Perfect Theater Camp for Your Child

Theater camp directors offer advice on what to look for in a program, what to expect and what kids are a good fit .

Music Lessons Help with Child Development

Learning to play an instrument has big brain benefits. According to a new study, kids who play an instrument develop academically and behaviorally.

Bilingual Babies: Teaching Infants and Tots a Second Language

Exposure is key to when it comes to helping young kids pick up Spanish, French or another language early. Here are some basic tips for parents.

Lacrosse Sport Getting Popular with Kids in Southeast Michigan

It was once considered an elite team sport played at private schools; now, it's sweeping across the state. Is this growing trend in it for the long run?

How to Balance Being a Sports Parent

Raising an exceptional athlete brings highs, lows and lots of windshield time. Four local moms share their stories and experiences.

Team Sports for Kids: Getting Started and Keeping Perspective

A guide to help parents decide the right age to begin, whether to sign up for a recreational or competitive travel team, how to avoid burnout - and more.

Local Sixth Grader Sings National Anthem For Tiger Fans

On Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, a Northville tween will show off her singing talents in front of a packed stadium at Comerica Park in Detroit.

Spring and Summer Camp Offerings

A sampling of vacation recreation opportunities for kids in the city of Detroit for spring and summer 2014.