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Ann Arbor Indoor Pool Guide

Swim Year Round at These Indoor Pools Near Ann Arbor

My daughter has always loved swimming – no wonder she is on her high school team. When she was younger, I found that swimming periodically would help her maintain her swimming skills. Now that her high school season is over, she is looking for where she can go to practice until next year. Fortunately there are …

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A2SO Kinderconcert - Saxophone

A2SO KinderConcerts Return for a Full Schedule in 2022-2023

Each year the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra holds a series of KinderConcerts at local libraries. A2SO KinderConcerts are designed to introduce kids age 0-5 to the different instruments in the symphony with a combination of music and motion. 

Arb Peony Garden

Visiting the UM Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden

This year the Peony Garden at UM’s Nichols Arboretum celebrates its 100th anniversary. Visiting the Peony Garden at Nichols Arboretum was on my to-do list for several years. I finally visited with a friend in 2019. We made several visits in 2021 and look forward to returning this year. Peak Bloom Season As of June …

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Ann Arbor Strawberry Picking

Family Fun at these Great Ann Arbor U-Pick Strawberry Farms

We have updated our list for the 2022 Ann Arbor U-Pick Strawberry Season and continue to update as we see updates from farms on current conditions. Be sure to check with each farm before heading out as conditions can change throughout the season. Sometimes they need to take a day or two off to let …

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Ann Arbor Carnivals and Fairs

2022 Ann Arbor Carnivals and Fairs (with Rides)

Most Ann Arbor area Carnivals & Fairs are returning for 2022. My daughter loves rides, so carnivals and fairs that bring rides to town are a big hit with her. Arbor Annie has compiled a list of Ann Arbor Carnivals (including those in nearby communities). Note we are in the process of a large overhaul …

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Ann Arbor Fireworks Display

Where to Find Ann Arbor Fireworks Displays?

Are you looking for Ann Arbor Fireworks Displays in 2022? We are still gathering information as displays are announced for 2022. When I moved to Ann Arbor I was surprised to learn that Ann Arbor doesn’t have a Fireworks display and that many local displays are spread throughout the week before Fourth of July instead …

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Places to Get Wet Near Ann Arbor

Places to Get Wet Near Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor area Pools, Water Parks, and Splash Pads are returning to operation in 2021. They are phasing in their operations as local restrictions are lifted. All of the locations on our list are opt to the public without a membership. Admission fees are noted where needed. One of my daughter’s favorite parts of summer …

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Emagine Summer Kids Movie Series

Emagine Summer Kids Movie Series

This summer don’t miss Emagine Summer Kids Movie Series. They have shaken things up quite a bit for 2022 with a new format. Emagine Summer Kids Movie Schedule The Kids Summer Movie Series schedule starts on June 10 and runs through August 11. Tickets are just $3 each. Instead of shows just two days, each movie …

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Ann Arbor Area Farmers Markets

9 Farmers Markets in the Ann Arbor Area

As we enter the 2022 growing season, Farmers Markets in Ann Arbor and surrounding areas are returning – or resuming their summer schedule. Farmers Market Resume a More Normal Look for 2022 For 2022, farmers markets are returning to more of their pre-pandemic operations. There are less restrictions than when the season kicked off in …

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Toledo Zoo Aerial Adventure Course - On the Sky Bridge with our guide Lexi

Toledo Zoo Aerial Adventure Course – Wednesday Activity Review

Today’s Wednesday Activity Review is the Toledo Zoo Aerial Adventure Course. The Aerial Adventure Course was added for the summer of 2016. The Toledo Zoo hosted our visit in 2017 to facilitate this review. All opinions are ours. Logistical details have been updated for 2022. The Expedition Africa! Aerial Adventure Course is located over the …

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