Child Care Resource and Referral

Child Care Resource & Referral, Inc. is our go-to for finding child care for...

Choosing child care is one of the most important decisions families will make. Child Care Resource & Referral is a community based non-profit agency offering services to families, child care providers, employers and the community that improve the quality and accessibility of early childhood education and care. For assistance visit www.ccrrfoxvalley.org or...

First Impressions Art Contest

Hey Appleton-area parents! Do you have a young, budding artist (or two, or three)?! First Impressions is having an art contest. They'll provide the canvases and paints; your child will provide their artistic talent. How it works Canvases and paints can...

Build-a-Bear Pay Your Age Day Is Back! (With a twist.)

Build-a-Bear Pay Your Age Day Revamped for 2019! Last year Build-A-Bear Pay Your Age meant long lines and long waits. They're taking a new approach this year. Bonus Club Members enter The Count Your Candles Sweepstakes for a Pay Your Age Ticket by creating a new Birthday Profile. Sign up...
air-conditioned things to do

Air-Conditioned Things to Do in Northeast Wisconsin

Is summer not your jam? Just plain tired of feeling hot? Maybe it is actually 100 degrees with 97% humidity? There are plenty of kid-friendly spots to get out of the house and cool off for part of the day! Find some air-conditioned things to do indoors here! Indoor Playgrounds These spots have...
Summer Reading Libraries

Summer Reading Programs {2019}

This summer, Libraries Rock! summer reading program is coming to many Fox Valley public libraries. Additionally, all of the libraries offer awesome opportunities and events throughout the summer – all free to the public. Story hours, concerts, magicians, and more are all fantastic way to engage your children. Please...
summer movies

Kids Dream FREE Movies {2019}

American Family Kids Dream Summer Movie Series Beat the hot summer days on Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays at 10am from June 16th through August 14th, 2019 for your favorite family-friendly movies for FREE (download 2 FREE tickets here.) or for just $3 without! This summer, there are added Saturday showings...
Minion Night Timber Rattlers

Timber Rattlers Family Nights {2019}

Take me out to the ball game ... pretty please! This year's season at the Fox Cities Stadium is jam-packed with exciting special guests! These theme nights are perfect for creating summer family traditions with super fun nights themed to a common interest: Star Wars, Harry Potter, LEGO, Christmas...
First Impressions Appleton pediatric dentistry

First Impressions is on the move!

Did you hear the news? First Impressions Appleton is relocating to a brand new office on Evergreen Court! That’s right; beginning on Thursday, May 23, 2019 they will see their pediatric dentistry patients at their new location: 3950 Evergreen Court. (Evergreen Court is...
Milwaukee Zoo Camps

Camp at the Zoo: Milwaukee offers unique camping adventures for children

Grab your sleeping bag and prepare to slumber among bears, tigers and other exotic animals this summer! Trek beyond the Fox Valley with a short drive to Southern Wisconsin, where, thanks to the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, campers can experience a variety of educational adventures. Kids not...
Opening Days in May

Season Openings! 10+ Reasons Why May is Awesome

One reason to be excited for May is the average temperature in 67°F and another is that so many warm weather fun things to do for families in Northeast Wisconsin have their season openings! Here are 10+ reasons to welcome the month with open arms! May 1: Most bathrooms open at...