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Introduce the Kids Retro 80s Fun At Pinball Pete’s

This review of the Ann Arbor’s Pinball Pete’s is part of our Summer Series: Wednesday Activity Reviews. Pinball Pete’s Review My husband and I grew up in the 80s when visiting the arcade was a regular activity. There were arcades in every shopping mall – often right outside the food court. No trip to the …

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Amaze the Kids (& Yourself) at the UM Video Game Archive

Shhhh!!!! Your kids will be amazed at the expansive selection of video games and legacy systems at the UM Video Game Archive

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Travel Around the World in 80 Days at Decode Ann Arbor

Over Thanksgiving Weekend we visited Decode Detroit’s Ann Arbor location to travel Around the World in 80 Days. Decode Detroit has been voted a top 10 escape room in the USA by the readers of USA Today. About Around the World in 80 Days From Decode Detroit’s description of. the journey: Join your pilot, Milo, …

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The Nutcracker Ann Arbor Area Performance Guide

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. Ann Arbor Nutcracker Performances: If you know of any Nutcracker Ann Arbor performances that I missed, please let me know either in the comments or via e-mail. Ann Arbor …

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Baby Playgroup Returns to Ann Arbor District Library

Baby Playgroups Return to Ann Arbor District Library

Baby Playgroups make a post-pandemic return to Ann Arbor District Library this summer. Prior to March 2020, they have been a staple event offered by the library for many years. We were regular attendees at the Ann Arbor District Library’s Baby Playgroup when my now 16 year old was a baby. She loved the stories, …

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Find the Perfect Ann Arbor Easter Meal For Your Family

There are so many options for Easter Brunch or Dinner in Ann Arbor. If you want to go out, I strongly recommend making a reservation well in advance. It’s over a month before Easter and Gandy Dancer and Weber’s are almost fully booked for brunch. In addition to reservations, we will also be including options …

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Free Ann Arbor Museums

5 Ways to Visit Ann Arbor Museums for Free

Are you looking for Free Ann Arbor Museums? We found 5 ways to visit Ann Arbor Museums for Free. Check out always free museums, special free days, and other ways to get free tickets. We also have suggestions for visiting museums for free beyond the Ann Arbor area. 1 – Free Ann Arbor Museums Here …

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Joining the Aurora Society at Decode Ypsilanti

This weekend we visited Decode Ypsilanti for their Aurora Society escape room. Decode has been voted a top 10 escape room in the USA by the readers of USA Today. About Aurora Society The Aurora Society is a magical society in Ypsilanti that gets their power from the Aurora Borealis. Once in the room, you …

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STEAM PARK at Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum

Tthe Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum opened their new STEAM PARK gallery developed in collaboration with Toyota in August 2021. The night before the opening, they invited me to visit, test out the exhibit, and speak with representatives from AAHOM and Toyota to get all the details to share with you. I spoke with Mel Drumm, …

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Visiting the UM Museum of Natural History – Activity Review

We have always loved visiting the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History. We missed them when they were closed in 2018 to relocate to a new building. The University of Michigan Museum of Natural History re-opened in their new building on April 14, 2019 with phase one exhibits and the rest of the museum …

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