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Volunteer Opportunities in Washtenaw County this Holiday Season

Embrace the season of giving as a family with these local volunteer opportunities in Washtenaw County. Here are a few great places to volunteer this season!
McPherson Local Santa

Safe Ways to Visit Santa This Year

We have a few safe (and socially distanced) alternatives for families who are hoping to safely catch a glimpse of their favorite North Pole celebrity, Santa.

Local COVID-19 Testing Sites for Kids

Testing kids for COVID can be tricky, so we rounded up a few tips on obtaining tests, and perhaps more importantly, ideas for safe and healthy diversions as you wait for results.
Holiday reading

24 Picture Books to Celebrate the Holiday Season

Explore the world’s holiday traditions with your little ones. We have some great titles that you and your children will enjoy to read and learn from together!
Local Toy Store recommendations

Toy Recommendations from Local Toy Stores

We spoke with four of Ann Arbor's local toy stores to see what kids are really interested in this season. Here are their recommendations for toys this holiday season!

Shop Local, Buy Local this Holiday Season with Michigan Local Gift Guide

This year has been hard on our local businesses. Shop local and check out Taste the Local Difference's Michigan Local Gift Guide for ideas and inspiration!