Recent and Featured Kids Articles

  • runningkids Northern Michigan Fall Run/Walk Events for Kids

    Make staying fit a family affair by signing everyone up for one of these Northern Michigan Fall run/walk events for kids and adults. Smaller children can walk […]

  • Jacob's Northern Michigan Fall Fun at Jacob’s Corn Maze

    As summer winds down and temperatures cool, vacations conclude and time on the beach or boating becomes increasingly unrealistic. Luckily, the autumn months offer a whole new […]

  • Kid-Easy Pickle Veggies Northern Michigan Kid-Easy Pickled Veggies (Yum!)

    Northern Michigan Kid-Easy Pickled Veggies are a great way to get kids eating more fresh veggies. Refrigerate and save the jar of pickle juice when the pickles […]

  • edit_schooner 2014 Michigan Schooner Festival in Traverse City

    The 2014 Michigan Schooner Festival is being held in Traverse City from September 19-21, 2014. Over the course of the three day festival people will have a […]

  • beans_farm to school Northwest Michigan’s Farm to School Program Thrives

    In Northern Michigan Kids news, schools across northwest Michigan have been serving up local food experiences in cafeterias, classrooms, and school gardens, and we’ll be sharing some […]

  • scarecrow Harvest Festival in Boyne City

    On October 4, 2014 Boyne City is hosting a Harvest Festival from 8 am to 4 pm in downtown Boyne City. This fall festival includes music, folk […]

  • book sale Traverse Area District Library Holds Annual Book Sale

    Traverse City Area District Library (TADL) will be hosting their annual “Used and Almost Rare Book Sale” Friday, September 19 through Sunday, September 21 at the Main […]

  • vaccine Childhood Immunizations Discussed in Traverse City

    A Northern Michigan health discussion will take place in Traverse City on Monday, September 15 in Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center. “Deciphering the Facts and […]

  • flu All About Vaccines with Dr. Andrew Tursman

    It’s back to school time in Northern Michigan and as the temperatures are starting to get a little bit chillier, germs are abound. Vaccines are on the […]

  • ymca YMCA in Traverse City Announces Opening

    After much anticipation, the new YMCA facility located at 3700 Silver Lake Road in Traverse City is scheduled to open its doors on Monday, September 22. The […]

  • jim and Judy First Annual Farm Tour at Sweeter Song Farm in Cedar

    Oryana Natural Foods Market in Traverse City is holding their first annual Farm Tour Saturday September 13th from 1-5 pm at Sweeter Song Farm in Cedar. The […]

  • Petoskey logo Hug Hunt to Take Place in Downtown Petoskey

    Seeking a hug? Petoskey‘s bookstore McLean and Eakin will host “Hug a Book Week” in Downtown Petoskey from September 6-14 2014 to celebrate the release of Scott […]

  • Skis Early Bird Deals for Northern Michigan Skiing

    As autumn approaches in Northern Michigan now is the time to get deals on ski passes for winter. We’ve compiled a list of some Northern Michigan Ski […]

  • IMG_4759 How to Pack a Healthy School Lunch

    It’s back to school time for Northern Michigan Kids and with that comes packed lunches! Check out the list below for some tips and tricks from the […]

  • Image courtesy of Up North Media Traverse City Youth Triathlon Challenges Northern Michigan Kids

    On Saturday, September 6th, 2014, Northern Michigan kids will get their chance to participate in a sport event typically reserved for more mature athletes. The Traverse City […]

  • Cycling Outdoors Northern Michigan Biking Trails

    According to this world traveler and cyclist, Northern Michigan bikers have some of the best cycling routes in the world. This story was originally published in the August […]

  • Sail the Manitou on a Labor Day cruise Events and Activities for 2014 Labor Day Weekend in Traverse City

    Planning a trip to Traverse City for Labor Day weekend? There isn’t a better time to check out the town! Whether you enjoy the water, Northern Michigan […]

  • Mackinac island labor day 10 Ways to Spend Your 2014 Mackinac Island Labor Day Weekend

    Mackinac Island: Labor Day is almost here and fall is near! Here are ideas for your 2013 Labor Day Weekend on Mackinac Island while the sun still shines.

  • GUTSEE Girls at the ready! From left: Lidia Frasz, Sarah Johnson, Norah Frasz, Kayden O’Neil, Katelyn Dittmar, Kami Chapp and Jade Fazio. Raven Hill Discovery Center Hosts Educational Programs for Girls

    During the summer of 2014, the Northern Michigan non-profit Raven Hill Discovery Center in East Jordan has provided middle school girls the opportunity to both learn and […]

  • SEEDS Youth Corps at the Grand Traverse Commons. Photo courtesy of SEEDS. SEEDS in Traverse City Promotes Green Education in Northern Michigan

    With crews of enthusiastic teens constructing trails and rebuilding barns in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and programs promoting eco-conscious living for all, Northern Michigan non-profit […]