Family Activities

Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun Fourth of July crafts fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.

Craft Roundup: Festive Projects for the Fourth of July

From firecrackers to albums, peek at these four festive projects for the Fourth of July that these kids will love.
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Mom-to-Mom Sales in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Mom to mom sales are starting to reschedule for the fall. Get tips to prep for when they return and find some info on local sales coming up later this year.
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Watch This, Do That: The Avengers

Pair the hit superhero flick with kid-friendly activities based on the movies with our Watch This, Do That: The Avengers edition.
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Free Kid-Friendly Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Searching for free virtual things to do in southeast Michigan? Find great budget-friendly virtual family fun in Livingston, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.
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The Wright, DIA and More Set to Reopen in July

After closing for the coronavirus pandemic, the DIA, Charles H. Wright Museum and other cultural institutions are reopening, with safety measures.
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The Ultimate At-Home Fourth of July

Cookouts, fireworks and huge backyard celebrations are Fourth of July customs, but thanks to coronavirus, Independence Day 2020 is going to look a bit different than years past.  Sure,...
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Best Family Movies and Shows Streaming This July

Have you binged your way through your favorite flicks and shows? Have no fear, we have you covered with this list of new movies and shows streaming this July.
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Family Date Night Ideas

Just like couples, kids can use some time away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Consider some of these family date night ideas to recharge the whole fam.
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U-Pick Berry Farms in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Berry-picking is great fun and good for social distancing. Find some sweet options at these u-pick berry farms in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.
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Backyard Pool Tips for Families

Planning to hit your family's pool this year? Make the most of it with these backyard pool tips for families, including safety, games and more.
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Watch This, Do That: Despicable Me

The Minions are some of the most beloved sidekicks of all time. Celebrate them with some activities based on their breakout flick with our Watch This, Do That: Despicable Me edition.