Tag Archives: kids

Free Summer Fun at Metroparks starts June 30

A brand-new Metroparks program is underway this summer, and believe us when we say it’s going to be huge. The program is called Summer Fun at the Metroparks, and it aims to help nearly 5,000 typically underserved citizens get out … Continue reading

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How to keep kids happy over winter break

Whether you are entertaining out-of-town relatives or bored school children on break, there are many opportunities in Macomb County for quality family entertainment this holiday season. Get into the holiday spirit by introducing your adolescent to new cultural experiences. The … Continue reading

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McKinley Barrier-Free Park – Under Construction!

Sponsorship, volunteer opportunities available Ten years ago, when Vania Apps looked out her window at the park behind her, she could see wildlife, trees and an old playscape that was well beyond its useful life. She and other residents began … Continue reading

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MSUE offers great day camps for kids

All year around, Macomb County MSU Extension 4-H Youth Development offers special educational programs to bring a sense of adventure and fun while learning and gaining life skills to local youth ages 5-19. Most recently, MSU Extension hosted the first … Continue reading

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Local libraries still a great resource for homework help

When I was in grade school, I spent a great deal of time in the library, doing research for papers and projects. In the summer, one of my favorite things to do was go to the library and pick up … Continue reading

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