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Temporary water slides installed at CityScape

Temporary water slides installed at CityScape

Central Avenue and Patriot’s Park will be transformed into a water park on Saturday, July 14 and again on Aug. 11, as CityScape welcomes..

Local women pen children’s books

Local women pen children’s books

Phoebe Fox, a children’s book author and mother of three, recently released her first bilingual book, “Babies Nurse/Asi se alimentan..

Youth can learn about law enforcement

Youth can learn about law enforcement

The Phoenix Police Department presents the Youth Police Experience July 23-27, to introduce children to the world of Law Enforcement. This..

Free Family Sundays continue at art museum

Free Family Sundays continue at art museum

Phoenix Art Museum announces the renewal of a generous gift from Discount Tire to provide free general admission for all guests on the..

Therapy customized to your child’s needs

Therapy customized to your child’s needs

Children who have social, emotional or learning challenges hear the word “therapy” and run for cover. Oftentimes, so do their parents...

Parents take a night–or two–off to relax

Parents take a night–or two–off to relax

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., offers two opportunities for parents to enjoy a relaxing Saturday night..

Learn fundamental skills at Bourgade sports academy

Learn fundamental skills at Bourgade sports academy

Bourgade’s Athletic Department will host elementary students from across the Valley during a three-day Summer Sports Academy, 8 a.m.-3..

GCU hosts STEM one-day camps in July

GCU hosts STEM one-day camps in July

Grand Canyon University (GCU) will provide STEM field industry exploration for incoming middle school students (grades 7 and 8), from July..

Hubbard offers co-ed summer sports camp

Hubbard offers co-ed summer sports camp

Camp Hubbard is a co-ed summer sports camp offering one-week sessions to campers 4.5 to 16 years old. Camp Hubbard will be offered through..

Summer music classes battle child’s boredom

Summer music classes battle child’s boredom

Beat the summer boredom blues and put music into your child’s schedule. Enroll him or her in music lessons at Music Works Community, 302..

Music Together hosts free sample classes

Music Together hosts free sample classes

Bring your infant, toddler, and preschool-age child to a music and movement experience as Music Together presents two free Sample Classes..

Free water safety event on May 12

Free water safety event on May 12

The public is invited to join the Phoenix Fire Department, Drowning Prevention Coalition of AZ and Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort for a..

Everyone can enjoy Cinco de Mayo

Everyone can enjoy Cinco de Mayo

For parents who would love to go out and have a fun time on Cinco de Mayo but have little ones at home, Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics &..

Camp inspires global awareness

Camp inspires global awareness

Up with People Jr., a performing arts day camp for children ages 8-12, will be offered in Phoenix this June. The one-week, co-ed day camp,..

Sunrays keeps kids active during summer

Sunrays keeps kids active during summer

It’s not too early to plan for what to do with the kids when they are out of school for summer. Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance..

Preschool provides free, healthy meals

Preschool provides free, healthy meals

Rise N Shine Preschool, 1819 W. Osborn Road, is a participant in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. As such, meals will be made..

Free coding, 3D modeling classes

Free coding, 3D modeling classes

The City of Phoenix offers Coding Classes this spring to youth ages 4-17. CodePHX provides fun activities, learning opportunities, and..

Fun family fest held at CUMC

Fun family fest held at CUMC

A Community Spring Festival will be held 2-6 p.m. on Saturday, March 24 at Crossroads United Methodist Church, 7901 N Central Ave., for..

Supercamps set for Spring Break

Supercamps set for Spring Break

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., will host its fun-filled “Supercamps” March 12-16, 19-23 and..

Local author debuts second kids book

Local author debuts second kids book

“Starry Gets Lost” is the sequel to Starry’s Haircut written by North Central Phoenix author Phoebe Fox. Fox will present a story..

Help teach your baby to swim

Help teach your baby to swim

Pool season is just around the corner, and Hubbard Family Swim Schools offers weekly “baby splash” swim classes for babies 8 weeks to 5..

Sunrays hosts national gymnastics competition

Sunrays hosts national gymnastics competition

Calling all gymnasts and gymnastics fans: Here’s your chance to attend the largest gymnastics competition held in the Southwest this..

A rockin’ version of ‘Cinderella’

A rockin’ version of ‘Cinderella’

Phoenix Dance company Center Dance Ensemble joins with Fantasies and Fairy Tales to present “Cinderella Rocks!” March 3-4 at the..

‘Touch a Truck’ benefits camp

‘Touch a Truck’ benefits camp

Families are invited to bring their children to a fun hands-on activity, “Touch A Truck,” 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 at North..

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