Family Fun

Cirque du Soliel Quidam at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit

A little girl is at the center of this aerialist show kids, parents and the entire family will love, swooping into southeast Michigan Feb. 2-5, 2012.

Valentine Surprise Balls Gift Craft

Treat your kids to a sweet little mystery toy or candy wrapped up in one of these cute little DIY crepe-paper spheres.

Fathers Conference in Waterford

Southeast Michigan fathers gather Jan. 28, 2012 for the Partnership for Dads' annual event, covering discipline, blended families and more.

Under the African Sky at Wild Swan Theater

Three folktales come to the Ann Arbor stage Jan. 26-28, 2012 in this collection of kid pleasing shows for the entire family.

Fiddler on the Roof in Clinton Township

The Tony Award-winning musical comes to the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts for two shows on Jan. 28, 2012.

AIGA Greased Up Pinewood Derby in Detroit

Sweet cars swooshed around Atwater Brewery to the delight of kids, parents and other design fans. Here's the post event report - and tips on making your own!

'Beauty and the Beast' at the Marquis Theatre

The classic story goes from screen to stage in this kids stage show, happening Nov. 29, 2011 till Jan. 29, 2012 in Northville.

ImaginOcean at the Village Theater at Cherry Hill

This family fun production from Broadway puppet man John Tartaglia hits the stage Jan. 20, 2012 for two performances in Canton.

Royal Oak Kids Learn the Business of Making and Selling Crafts

Fifth grade students at Keller Elementary turn duct tape wallets, tissue paper flowers and other DIY projects into mini businesses - and help a local hospital.

Grosse Pointe Mom Makes Flock of Angry Bird Ornaments!

Jen Evans created this entire batch of crafty Angry Birds for her son's first-grade class. Check them out - and try the DIY how-to for yourself!

Detroit Tigers Kids Convention at the Fox Theatre

The Tigers team up with Radio Disney Jan. 21, 2012 for this first-time stage show in Detroit, which includes players, crowd participation and more.

Winter Snow Globes Craft

Welcome winter with this cool little DIY project, inspired by a Martha Stewart classic. It's a great way for kids and the family to beat the cabin fever blues!