Category Archives: elementary

Science Behind Pixar at Henry Ford Museum

Science Behind Pixar

The Science Behind Pixar exhibit opened at the Henry Ford Museum in mid October 2017. The exhibit will be there through March 18, 2018. The exhibit is great for kids in elementary through adults – yes even tweens and teens will love it!

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The Nutcracker Ann Arbor Area Performance Guide

Ann Arbor Nutcracker Performances

For many families seeing The Nutcracker is an annual holiday tradition. We are lucky to have a number of Ann Arbor Nutcracker performances to choose from. Sponsored Nutcracker Event Listings My daughter was excited to have a preview of Randazzo’s The Nutcracker at school this week. Check out their performance details here: Nutcracker Ann Arbor Area Performances: If you know […]

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Review of Coleman’s Corn Maze

Colemans Corn Maze - Maze Entrance

As a family we did our first corn maze about 5 years ago. Since then, we try to do a maze every year. We have always gone to Talladay Farms (Milan) in the past. Last night we visited Coleman’s Corn Maze (Saline) for the first time.  About Coleman’s Corn Mazes Coleman’s Corn Mazes features 3 mazes. They also offer a […]

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5 Reasons for an Ann Arbor Staycation

Staycation at Hyatt Place Ann Arbor - Exterior

Last weekend the new Hyatt Place Ann Arbor hosted our family for a Staycation. All opinions are our own. There are plenty of reasons to take an Ann Arbor Staycation. Plus, staying in a hotel is always a treat for the kids. 5 Reasons to take an Ann Arbor Staycation 1 – Get a Break When Schedules Don’t Allow a […]

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Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker – Meet Beatrice & Author Shelley Johannes

Beatrice Zinker Upside Down Thinker

Michigan Author Shelley Johannes published her debut elementary school novel, Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker last week. This week she launched her book tour with school visits at Haisley and Pittsfield Elementary Schools. Thank you to Literati Bookstore for sponsoring these visits.

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Ann Arbor Parks for Splashing

Ann Arbor Parks for Splashing

With the crazy hot temperatures this week, it seems like a good time to pull together a list of some creeks, rivers, and lakes that can be visited year round. Note: None of these locations have lifeguards. Use your own judgement and properly supervise your kids. Argo Park The Argo Cascades offer kayaking and tubing as the Huron River bypasses […]

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Cranbrook Park – Tuesday Playground Profile

Cranbrook Playground - Sign

Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area including Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. Today we are profiling Cranbrook Park, a playground on the South West side of Ann Arbor. Cranbrook Park is in the neighborhood behind the Cranbrook Village Shopping Center. Check out all of our Tuesday Playground Profiles. Cranbrook […]

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