All posts by Laura Eliason

Welcoming Santa at Briarwood Mall

Join Santa’s elves in welcoming Santa back to Briarwood Mall on Friday, November 11 from 6-7pm. Also joining the welcome party will be the Detroit Tigers PAWS, Colors the Clown along with activities from the Ann Arbor Hands On Museum. Enjoy Mrs. Fields cookies, festive holiday music and more! Friday | November 11 | 6-7pm

Camp, Paws, and Election Day

Election day means that school is out. PAWS (Pets Are Worth Saving), the camp, located at the Humane Society of Huron Valley, will host a day filled with animal friends and other activities. The day is designed for children ages 6-11 and will help to prepare them for responsible future pet ownership. Tuesday | November

2016 Fall Guide: Fun Fall-oween Festivities

By Laura Eliason & Tim Malik Fall in Michigan – it’s what some of us live here for. The beautiful colors of the leaves, those sweater days, the scents of apple and pumpkin spice, and the many fun activities for your family to choose from. We’ve put together a list of best-bets for some falltastic

2016 Open House Guide

By Heidi Philipsen and Laura Eliason Parents, mark your calendars! You’re invited to the following schools as they open their doors to families looking for the best educational options. Meet the teachers, tour the schools, and find the best fit for your child. Creating Brighter Futures 3125 Professional Dr. | 734-926-0740 OPEN HOUSE:

UAP At Gallup Park In Ann Arbor: A Universal Access Playground

A universal access playground (UAP) is being built at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor. The playground is being funded by a grant through the City of Ann Arbor, a generous donation from the Rotary Club of Ann Arbor and millage funds. After being in the planning stages for months, a design has been agreed upon