Camps & Classes

Camp Matchmaker Margaret Bornstein

This Huntington Woods mom works for The Camp Experts & Teen Summers, helping families in Michigan and Ohio find the perfect camps for their children.

Empty Seat, Full Heart: A Sports Lover’s Discovery About Motherhood

A mom who is a huge sports fan learns on the day of a big game that there's something more important, and it's taking care of her sick son.

Boll Family YMCA in Detroit Offers Families Athletic Fun

Looking for ways to keep your kids physically fit? Do it as a family with swimming, basketball, baseball, dance and more at this all-in-one downtown center.

Detroit Police Athletic League (PAL) Offers Sports for Kids

From football and cheerleading to golf, soccer and running, this long-time community resource gives kids plenty of ways to get in on team sports fun.

Joe Dumars' Fieldhouse Pickup Basketball in Detroit

These old-school courts are a community staple offering kids of various ages the chance to blow off steam, shoot some hoops, meet new role models and more.

PuppetART Detroit Puppet Theater Has Art Galore for Kids

From stage and story to visual arts and costumes, this troupe's shows, museum and workshops weave together a unique creative family experience.

Art Fun on the Detroit RiverWalk and Dequindre Cut Greenway

Learning about urban graffiti art and public sculptures comes naturally on the Detroit RiverFront. See what the Detroit Riverwalk and Dequindre Cut offer.

Pewabic Pottery in Detroit Brings Sculpture to Life for Kids

Playing with clay is a gateway to discovering 3D art forms. And at Pewabic Pottery, families are welcome to explore and spark creativity.

Goldfish Swim School Birmingham Instructor Nikki Gyenese

Whether kids are terrified of or love the water, this Oakland County teacher creates fun and wonderful ways to get children splashing and swimming.

Performer Tonya 'Touchdown' Dallas Teaches Michigan Kids to Act

Whether story telling or coaching young talent, Belleville mom Dallas focuses on fun and family - and hopes to launch a Michigan-based reality TV show.

Dad Jason Gittinger, Founder of The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music

He's a drummer, father and the dude behind a cool, community-focused music movement in southeast Michigan that's all about dreams and family.

Career Focused Camps Give Southeast Michigan Teens an Edge

Many colleges are offering summer fare for high schoolers. They experience campus life and explore ambitions - or, just as importantly, discover what they might not want to be when they grow up.