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YMCA Appleton Splash Pad

Indoor Swimming Pool Roundup

Looking for somewhere to swim indoors? We’ve used reader feedback and research to find the best indoor swimming pool in the Fox Valley. Please see individual websites for hours, additional information or if you have questions. YMCA of the Fox Cities www.ymcafoxcities.org Appleton Downtown YMCA  218 E Lawrence St, Appleton (920) 739-6135 Splash pad and...
ymca youth sports

Play On My Team – What can youth sports offer?

The first practice is coming. The excitement and butterflies are at capacity. Who’s on my team? Will I know anyone? What if I’m not good? I’m scared. In youth sports, kids are faced with a greater challenge than simply playing the sport. Meeting the team, the coaches and the parents...
Things to do without kids

Things To Do Without Kids This Weekend

Are you due a date night? A mom or dad's night out? There are fun things happening for adults all over the area from Green Bay to Appleton to Oshkosh (and places nearby and worth the drive!). Find something fun to do while the kids are with the grandparents,...

Things to do this Weekend! GVK Top Picks September 14-16, 2018

Looking for things to do this weekend with your family in Northeast Wisconsin? We are excited to share this round-up of free or cheap things to do this weekend in our Weekend Top Picks. For even more events and activities, check out our calendar.    This round-up of weekend events and outings...
the building for kids

The Building for Kids Closed in September for Updates

The Building for Kids Children’s Museum will be closed September 3–24 to finish up its three-year, 2.5-million-dollar exhibit update goal. Since 2015, The Building for Kids Children’s Museum has updated or added six new exhibits, finished the first expansion in over a decade and refreshed and renovated the interior...
apple picking

2018 Fall Guide: Apple Orchard, Pumpkins & Farms

Its that time of year again! Here is a list of apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and farms. Corn mazes can be fun for the whole family as well, see our list here. We add events to our calendar daily. Here are some of our favorite Fall spots on the...
wisconsin corn mazes

Wisconsin Corn Mazes

Do you like an adventure? Check out these Wisconsin corn mazes. Add them to your Fall Bucket List! Meuer Farm, LLC N2564 US Hwy. 151 Chilton, Wisconsin 53014 Porters Patch W4314 WI-156 Bonduel, Wisconsin 54107 Polly's Farm Market and Pumpkin Patch N4367 Hwy 57 Chilton, Wisconsin 53014 Trzebiatowski's Farm and Corn Maze 7580 Cty Rd BB Bancroft, Wisconsin 54921 Chula Vista Farm HWY...
Things to Do in September

30 Things to Do in September

Changing leaves. Pumpkin spice everything. Comfortable temperatures. Firmly back into the school routine. So many things to do and lovable things about September! We've rounded up some fun things to do this month in Northeast Wisconsin, from Oshkosh to Appleton to Green Bay (and beyond) for your family! Things to Do in...
labor day

2018 Labor Day Activities

Looking for something to do this Labor Day weekend? Here is a roundup of parades, family festivals and other things to do in Northeast Wisconsin!   Neenah-Menasha Labor Day Parade Monday, September 3, 2018 at 10 am Hosted by the Fox Valley Area Labor Council AFL-CIO begins in Menasha and ends in Neenah....
Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry Appleton

Meet Dr. Keta at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry

There is no place like home – back to work some magic on your munchkins at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry. Meet Dr. Keta I have known since kindergarten that I wanted to be a dentist. It sounds silly because who really likes the dentist? Well, I did. The spinning brush and...