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Daily Picks for Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor Families At Home: May 25-29

Looking for something fun to do from home this week? We've got a list of daily picks for your family to try while under the Stay Home, Stay Safe order.
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Photography for Beginners: Teaching Kids the Basics

Children are prime students when it comes to cameras. Here's a class on photography for beginners so parents can guide them in capturing memories for all seasons.
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Watch This, Do That: The Sound of Music

Pair this beloved family flick with some activities inspired by its themes with the Watch This, Do That: The Sound of Music edition.
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5 Patriotic Memorial Day Crafts Your Kids Will Love

Deck your yard and home out in red, white and blue this Memorial Day with these Pinterest-worthy Memorial Day crafts for kids.
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Ways to Commemorate Memorial Day With Kids

Here are seven ways to commemorate Memorial Day and help your kids recognize the sacrifices of those who served our country.
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The Ultimate At-Home Memorial Day

Memorial Day is the official start of summer but this year's festivities are going to look a bit different. Here are some tips to throwing the best at-home Memorial Day celebration.
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COVID-19 Help From the Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor YMCAs

The YMCA is adopting and offering a variety of family resources and events in southeast Michigan. Here, find out what your local YMCA has happening for you in May 2020.
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Watch This, Do That: The Princess Bride

Revisit this classic Cinderella tale with your kids and enjoy activities inspired by the story with our Watch This, Do That: The Princess Bride edition.
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Ways to Make Family Walks More Fun

It's important that everyone gets a little fresh air each day but the same scenes can get tiring. These ideas will help spice up your family walks.
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Teaching Kids How to Fly a Kite

First, choose the right style, find a perfect day and place – and, finally, set it soaring. Here's the scoop on how to fly a kite.
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Memorial Day Crafts for Kids

Take a peek at our Memorial Day crafts roundup and have a little DIY fun with the kids – just in time for unofficial kick-off to summer.
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13 Virtual Roller Coaster Rides From Cedar Point and Beyond

Missing your family's annual spring trip to the amusement park? End your adrenaline drought with some of these virtual roller coaster rides.