Camps & Classes

Day Camp Fun With Franklin Kids Club

At Franklin Athletic Club, kids as young as 2 years old can take part in the summer day camp experience.

An Equestrian Experience at Black River Farm and Ranch

Girls ages 5-16 can get a feel for farm living at this overnight camp that specializes in horseback riding.

Making Memories at YMCA Summer Camp

The YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit offers day and overnight camps for children ages 3 and older. A Livonia mom of four shares what the Y's day camps have to offer.
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Community Service Camps Connect Kids With a Summer of Altruism

Service-oriented summer experiences are becoming increasingly popular. What should parents know about getting their kids started with local community service camps?
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Best Outdoor and Nature Overnight Summer Camps in Michigan

From overnight summer camps in Michigan and outdoor immersion programs for teens to day camps for tykes, discover top options that span the state.
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Best Foreign Language Programs for Kids in Southeast Michigan

Find out where in southeast Michigan kids can start learning to speak Spanish, French and other languages. Browse our list of foreign language programs for kids.
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Self-defense Classes for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for a place your child can go to learn some skills? Check out one of these spots in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor that offer self-defense classes for kids.
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Winter and Holiday Break Day Camps for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Need to keep your children entertained during the upcoming holiday break? Check out these great holiday break day camps for kids.
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Top Reasons Why Kids Should Play Sports

There are many great cases for why kids should play sports. Here are six of the skills kids can glean from activities ranging from soccer to cheerleading.
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Macomb County Youth Sports Leagues

Sports not only help kids develop physically, but they are great for social interaction, too. And in Macomb County, there are plenty of youth sports leagues for kids to work on their game – and make some friends, too.

3 Cool Kids Day Camps at Beverly Hills Club

Don't have a summer camp experience lined up for your child? It's not too late to sign up for one of these day camps for ages 3-12 at Beverly Hills Club.
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Q&A With Izzy, the Star of Metro Parent’s Virtual Camp

Metro Parent sat down for a Q&A with Izzy, the STEM-loving host of Metro Parent's Virtual Camp, to get details about this year's installments.