All posts by Laura Eliason

Local Libraries Rescue ‘Stay At Home’ Time

We all knew that our libraries were an incredible part of our community. They provide spaces for learning and reading of course, but for the youngest members of our community they are often an introduction into general society. Our library offers us a place to read but also a place to grow, create art, learn

Make Birthday Celebrations Special While Keeping Social Distance

He was planning on a trip to AirTime Trampoline and Game Park. She was planning a big birthday blowout at The Creature Conservancy complete with sloths. Birthdays are a child’s special day and parents want to deliver. Now Coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced families to cancel their big birthday plans and stay home to maintain social

Milan and Ann Arbor Students Win Prizes in C-SPAN Competition

Each year since 2006, C-SPAN partners with local cable television providers in communities nationwide to invite middle and high school students to produce short documentaries about a subject of national importance. This year students addressed the theme, “What’s Your Vision in 2020? Explore the issue you most want presidential candidates to address during the campaign.”

Sign up for the Detroit Tigers Kids Club

Show off your team pride and join the next generation of Tigers fans by signing up for the Detroit Tigers Kids Club to enjoy special insider access and exclusive perks, discounted game tickets, awesome Tigers gear and more. The 2020 Kids Club membership includes three (3) buy-one-get-one tickets (BOGO) vouchers. Each BOGO voucher is available

Eco-friendly diapers at your doorstep

On average, a baby produces 1 ton of diaper waste before they are potty trained, resulting in 1/3 of all landfill space filled by diapers. But, a new eco-friendly premium diaper service is changing the game. Dyper creates eco-friendly diapers that are better for the baby (chemical-free), the planet (fully compostable at home, unheard of!),

Acton Academy opens new location in Brighton

The founding family of Acton Academy Ann Arbor will open Acton Academy Brighton this fall. Acton Academy’s self-described micro-schools embrace a multi-age classroom model and focus on learning design rather than a strict curriculum. For their inaugural year, the school will accept 12 founding students in grades K-3rd with plans to add additional students and