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Sunrays hosts ‘Supercamp’ for Spring Break fun

Sunrays hosts ‘Supercamp’ for Spring Break fun

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center will offer its “Supercamp” for ages 3 to 13 when the kids are off from school for..

Get kids jumping during spring break

Get kids jumping during spring break

Impact Gymnastics Academy, 7812 N. 12th St., Ste. B, hosts full-day and half-day camps for children ages 3 and up during Spring Break,..

Free family Sundays continue at art museum

Free family Sundays continue at art museum

Phoenix Art Museum continues its free general admission for all guests on the second Sunday of each month, courtesy of a grant from..

Free ‘Movie at the Mountain’ on March 30

Free ‘Movie at the Mountain’ on March 30

The public is invited to a free family event set for 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30 at Mountain View Park, 8901 N. 7th Ave. This inaugural..

Favorite kids books come to life on stage

Favorite kids books come to life on stage

Children’s book author Eric Carle’s iconic stories and illustrations come to life on stage, Saturdays and Sundays from March 17 through..

Circus comes to Central Phoenix

Circus comes to Central Phoenix

Arizona’s own family circus, Circus Americana, will host “Circus Spectaculum” for three performances, March 22-23 at the Madison..

Winter swim lessons prepare for summer fun

Winter swim lessons prepare for summer fun

The weather outside may still be chilly by Phoenix standards, but inside at the Hubbard Family Swim School the temperature of the heated,..

Sunrays offers free baby classes

Sunrays offers free baby classes

The Arizona Sunrays Gynmastics & Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., offers free Baby Dance classes on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:15 to..

PBS KIDS Day offers free, fun activities

PBS KIDS Day offers free, fun activities

The Arizona PBS KIDS Day returns to Civic Space Park in downtown Phoenix from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Now in its third year, KIDS..

Legacy sends kids with Spina Bifida to camp

Legacy sends kids with Spina Bifida to camp

When Patsy Reeve passed away in late 2013, it wasn’t just her family of four children and 11 grandchildren that felt bereft. The dozens..

Local author signs new children’s book

Local author signs new children’s book

Phoenix author Barbara Renner is launching her new picture book, “Quincy the Quail and the Mysterious Egg,” from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday,..

Applications open for Camp O’Connor

Applications open for Camp O’Connor

Applications for The Sandra Day O’Connor Institute’s Camp O’Connor 2019 will open Monday, Jan. 7, at www.CampOConnnor.org. Camp..

Workshop for youth to solo in jazz combos

Workshop for youth to solo in jazz combos

The Nash, 110 E. Roosevelt St., is set to premiere a workshop specifically for novice musicians (ages 10-17) who want to learn how to solo..

Revamped McDonald’s opens with family events

Revamped McDonald’s opens with family events

The McDonald’s at 7th Street and Townley Avenue in Phoenix re-opened last month with technology upgrades, free Wi-Fi, and a brand-new..

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Local school hosts career fair for deaf

Phoenix Day School for the Deaf (PDSD), 7654 N. 19th Ave., is an ASDB school campus established in 1967 because Phoenix parents wanted..

Registration open for January music classes

Registration open for January music classes

Music Works Community, 302 W. Bethany Home Road, starts a new semester of PRELUDE Piano Classes for Young Musicians the week of Jan. 21...

Parents can go out on New Year’s

Parents can go out on New Year’s

Parents can go out and celebrate, or have a quiet night in while the kids are out at the New Year’s Eve Party & Sleepover at Arizona..

Kids can play while you shop

Kids can play while you shop

Impact Gymnastics Academy, 7812 N 12th St., Suite B, hosts a special “Shop and Drop” day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9. Drop..

Free Family Sundays continue at art museum

Free Family Sundays continue at art museum

Phoenix Art Museum continues its free general admission for all guests on the second Sunday of each month, courtesy of a grant from..

Swim instructor named ‘Educator of the Year’

Swim instructor named ‘Educator of the Year’

Ed McHale, a longtime swim instructor with Hubbard Family Swim Schools, recently received the 2018 “Educator of the Year” award from..

Have car seat checked before holiday travel

Have car seat checked before holiday travel

It’s the time of year where many Phoenicians hit the road, traveling to visit family in other parts of the state or country to celebrate..

Fun place for kids to hang on holidays

Fun place for kids to hang on holidays

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics and Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., will offer its exciting “Supercamp” for ages 3 to 13 on Monday,..

Kids can enjoy a Spooktacular night

Kids can enjoy a Spooktacular night

The Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 15801 N. 32nd St., hosts a Halloween-themed Kids’ Night Out from 6 to 10 p.m. on..

Sesame Street Live comes to AZ State Fair

Sesame Street Live comes to AZ State Fair

Your friends from Sesame Street are throwing a celebration and the whole neighborhood is invited, Oct. 27-28 inside the Veterans Memorial..

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