Check out these cool winter park activities in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in January and February. They'll give kids a chance to get outdoors despite the chilly weather.
Experience the great outdoors and learn about the wonders of nature at these southeast Michigan nature centers in Metro Parent's 2018-19 guide.
There are 13 amazing spots for kids and parents to explore all year long in Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.
Metro Detroit farmers markets and CSAs offer families a deeper look at how their food is grown and who's growing it, plus a chance to learn about produce.
Here are some suggestions from The National Wildlife Federation Great Lakes office in Ann Arbor for hands-on ways kids can learn about wildlife.
This spot near downtown Detroit is fun and it's also teeming with educational opportunities. Here's what you'll learn at this Michigan State Park.
This urban island is a natural escape for families that brings kids and parents up-close with Michigan's native animals and habitats for some real-life science.
The University of Michigan-Dearborn offers kids a place to learn about the outdoors, from mushrooms and gardens to the natural wonders of the Rouge River.
The great outdoors is a job, a joy and a family affair for the executive director of this Washtenaw County gem - and her two young kids love that Critter House.