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Online tools, parks help keep kids busy

Online tools, parks help keep kids busy

The Coronavirus outbreak is playing havoc with family plans for the coming weeks. Favorite spots to take kids – libraries, recreation..

Phoenix Children’s limits visitors

Phoenix Children’s limits visitors

If you have a child or teenager being treated at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital facilities, you need to know there are changes in..

Teens can get crafty at library gathering

Teens can get crafty at library gathering

Crafty teenagers can express themselves at the Phoenix Public Library – Century Library on Tuesday, March 10. That’s when the Teen..

Spring break camp offers variety of activities

Spring break camp offers variety of activities

Keep your children busy and occupied with exercise, games and plenty of opportunities to socialize during Spring Break Camp at Arizona..

Little ones will flip over Impact Gymnastics camp

Little ones will flip over Impact Gymnastics camp

If you are looking for a safe place for your kids to go where they can build athletic skills and mingle with other children over spring..

Kids are on the move in track and field club

Kids are on the move in track and field club

Children and teens are lacing up their tennis shoes and hitting the track and field in a new club in North Central Phoenix. So Swift..

Children’s Museum offers spring break camp

Children’s Museum offers spring break camp

School will be out over spring break but little ones can still explore and learn at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix. The museum at 215..

Children can get creative, learn about artists

Children can get creative, learn about artists

Budding young artists can explore their creative sides at a free event on Saturday, Feb. 15 at Acacia Library. Mini Masters will be held..

Touch A Truck to feature diverse vehicles

Touch A Truck to feature diverse vehicles

If your children can’t get enough of fire trucks, police cars, tractors and other vehicles, you might want to check out the 3rd Annual..

Museum offers kids’ Presidents Day camp

Museum offers kids’ Presidents Day camp

The Children’s Museum of Phoenix will hold a day camp when school is closed on Presidents Day. The camp will take place from 9 a.m. to 4..

Impact Gymnastics to host open gym for a cause

Impact Gymnastics to host open gym for a cause

Children can bounce, jump, tumble and otherwise burn energy and socialize at an open gym fundraiser at Impact Gymnastics Academy. The event..

Bond with babies at free yoga classes

Bond with babies at free yoga classes

Parents and babies can bond, stretch and sing in free classes coming up at The Teapot, which serves breakfast, lunch, coffee and other..

Library to offer kindergarten bootcamp

Library to offer kindergarten bootcamp

Get your child ready for kindergarten by enrolling them in Kindergarten Bootcamp, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays from Jan. 23..

Teens can write, perform stories

Teens can write, perform stories

theYour teenager can be inspired to write and read their own stories on stage and to hone their writing skills as they prepare for college..

Itty Bitty Open to teach kids golf

Itty Bitty Open to teach kids golf

Little ones can get into the swing of things at the Junior Golf Association of Arizona’s annual Itty Bitty Open at several different..

Children can boost tumbling skills at clinic

Children can boost tumbling skills at clinic

If your children want to get better at particular gymnastics skills, they can get extra practice at the Master Class Clinic at Impact..

NinjaZone combines martial arts, gymnastics

NinjaZone combines martial arts, gymnastics

Children can burn off energy, improve their agility and strength and have fun channeling their inner warriors in NinjaZone classes in the..

Kids can move, sing at library

Kids can move, sing at library

Do you have a baby or child who can’t stop moving? Bring them to the “Music and Movement” class from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday,..

Impact Gymnastics having break camps

Impact Gymnastics having break camps

Impact Gymnastics Academy will give children a chance to play, exercise and engage in crafts while their parents get a break at winter..

Helping mothers learn to unwind

Helping mothers learn to unwind

Being a mother can be stressful and feel like constant work but a workshop coming up can help. Alisa Taylor, a life coach and mother of..

Gymnastics/dance center holding ‘Supercamp’

Gymnastics/dance center holding ‘Supercamp’

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Centers are holding “Supercamp” over winter break for children ages 3 to 13 years old. Kids will..

Girl Scouts get boost for programs

Girl Scouts get boost for programs

Girl Scouts in North Central Phoenix and around the Valley are getting a boost and a chance to participate in holiday activities this..

Flip, swing, joust and see Gorilla Claus

Flip, swing, joust and see Gorilla Claus

Kids can get up close and personal with the Phoenix Suns Gorilla in December at Flip Dunk Sports. Gorilla Claus, the Phoenix Suns Gorilla..

Legendary Sunnyslope High football team to be honored

The heart of Sunnyslope High School beats strong among a family of athletes. LeRoy Schneider is among the alumni who will be recognized at..

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