All posts by Ann Arbor Family Staff

Chela’s Opens New Restaurant In Dexter

The restaurant, still under construction, plans for a May opening. Gone are the disposable plates and silverware, making way for margaritas in glass cups! Chela’s will keep its family-friendly prices and commitment to sourcing food locally in the summer months.

Ann Arbor Police Department Adds Children’s Nook

To help children, the police department has added a Children’s Nook complete with books and stuffed animals. A safe space for children to read and relax. It has been so successful thus far that the police department is seeking donations of new stuffed animals for the Children’s Nook to give to children.

YMCA Opens New Child Care Program

A new child care program will be opening early this summer at the former Chappelle Community School, an elementary school within the Ypsilanti Community Schools District. The Collaborative – Ypsilanti YMCA Child Development Center will be licensed by the state of Michigan.

Healthy Kids Day at Camp Burkett

The Ann Arbor YMCA invites you to Healthy Kids Day®, a free community event. The event will offer activities like canoeing on Silver Lake, arts and crafts, games, and cooking demonstrations, as well as ideas that will fire up children’s imaginations about ways to learn and skills to gain when school is out.