2018 Camp Poll

Summer is coming and that means it’s time to get kids signed up for summer camps. We want to hear about how your kids camp! How long is the ideal day camp? How far should an overnight camp be? Look out for the results from this poll in April’s Summer Camp Guide!

10 Fun Family Day Trips

We’ve got you covered. These destinations are a short drive away, don’t require a TSA pat-down, and are perfect for your whole family to enjoy. Auburn Hills/Rochester One hour northeast of Ann Arbor you will find plenty of options for shopping, food and entertainment at the Great Lakes Crossing Outlets. Brick lovers can build all

Hop into spring

March & April Easter Bunny Visits Briarwood Mall Hop in to see the Easter Bunny at Briarwood Mall or schedule an appointment to jump ahead of the line for photo opportunities. The Easter Bunny is generally available for photos from 11am-8pm Monday through Thursday, 10am-8pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11am-6pm. Families can also reserve appointments

How to Find a High Quality Preschool

Seeking an early education program for your child? Invest some time in your search and know what questions to ask to ensure a positive preschool experience for your little one. “The first five years of life are the absolute most essential for a child’s development,” says Bev Adams, an expert in early childhood development and

Preschool & Child Care Guide

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School 2270 E. Stadium Blvd. 734-821-2200 | stfrancisa2.com/school St. Francis Preschool has two classrooms which serve young children ages 3-5, offering half or full day options. Their Enrichment Preschool Room is for 3 and 4 year old children who will be 3 by October 1st. Their Pre-Kindergarten Room is for

Ultimate Local Gift Guide

Best Gifts for Kids Books from local authors and publishers Ann Arborites love their books, and Nicola’s loves to stock favorites from regional authors. Look for new picture books from two beloved Michigan authors and illustrators — Patricia Polacco’s Remembering Vera ($17.99) and Philip and Erin Stead’s adaptation of a Mark Twain story, The Purloining

Where to see The Nutcracker this season

Many chances to catch the whimsical ballet on a magical journey through the enchanting Land of Snow to the Kingdom of the Sweets. The Nutcracker is a wonderful holiday tradition to be enjoyed by all ages. River Raisin Ballet Company River Raisin Centre for the Arts 114 S Monroe St, Monroe 810-237-3111 thefso.org/concerts/nutcracker Friday, December