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Where To Sled in the Near Western Suburbs

Well, it didn’t look like this was going to be the year for sledding, but the weather forecasters were right this week! Now we can all enjoy a winter favorite… sledding! Here is a comprehensive list of local sledding hills, organized by town to make it even easier for you to find a hill nearby. Please be aware that most of…


Sneak Peek: What’s New at LEGOLAND (and a Coupon!)

Last night, LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Schaumburg hosted a sneak peek at the return of their Star Wars Episode IV MINILAND display and the new LEGO Friends Heartlake City exhibit. I’d never been to LEGOLAND before, and may I first say this place is so stinkin’ cool? I would have loved it as a kid. I loved it as a grown-up, actually. If…


Places to be a Kid Ninja

Ninja classes are a great way to build athleticism, balance, coordination and strength. Your little ninjas will burn energy while learning the technique and discipline of martial arts. Find a place where your son or daughter can be a kid ninja! This post is brought to you be Gemini Gymnastics in La Grange, who has a ninja program called Ninja…


Weekend Events: March 10-12, 2017

There are some great resales this weekend, including the Timothy Christian School Clothing, Toy and Equipment Resale and Rhea Lana’s of West Chicagoland. You can check out the schedule of those below and click view the full list of resale and consignment sales. The Naperville St. Patrick’s Day parade is this weekend, along with the parade in Chicago. Want the…


Madagascar – A Musical Adventure

Madagascar – A Musical Adventure is at The Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences now through April 15, 2017. It’s a musical twist on the DreamWorks motion picture. It’s a musical for all ages and features actors dressed as various zoo animals. The costumes are very creative and well done and the music is upbeat and fun, with our favorite “Move…


Photographer To Know: Sheri Barrette of Citybee Studio

Trying to find a photographer that is the right fit for you? This Q&A with Sheri Barrette of Citybee Studio is a great way to learn about her style, background, and what makes her tick! You will find the answers to commonly asked questions along with many samples of her work. Scroll down to the end for her contact info to find…


Easter Egg Hunts in the Near Western Suburbs

Flying High’s All Ages Easter Egg Hunt Open Gym at our Countryside Facility will be on Saturday, April 8th from 12-2pm. We will also be hosting an All Ages Easter Egg Hunt Open Gym on Sunday, April 2nd from 12-2pm at our Hickory Hills facility. Both of these All Ages Easter Egg Hunt Open Gyms will be $12 per child….


Tips for Traveling with Kids

Are you ready to get out of town? We have complied a list of ideas to keep your sanity intact while traveling with kids and ways to keep them occupied!   Ways to Keep Your Kids Occupied During Travel Devices: iPad, iPod, Kindle, travel DVD player. Remember to have them charged (and don’t forget to bring the chargers, too)! If you’re…


Spring Break Camps, Activities, and Events

Sticking around for spring break? It’s a great time to enjoy local outdoor and indoor options! You came to the right place because we have suggestions for camps, activities, and events during spring break when your kids are out of school. This guide is split into three sections so you can find everything you are looking for, from week long…


Weekend Events: March 3-5, 2017

The St. Patrick’s Day parades start this weekend! Also check out this guide for the resale and consignment sales to donate, sell, and find great things for you and your kids because it’s beginning to be resale season. I’m sure you’ll find some fun events for your family this weekend! I’m having a hard time deciding what we’re going to…


Arcades, Game Play and Laser Tag

Press PLAY to start- and get your game on! We’ve rounded up the best local arcade, laser tag and game centers for kids (or kids at heart) in the near western suburbs of Chicago. Adventure Realm 2011 63rd Street Downers Grove, IL 60516 (331) 777-4342 Themed laser tag and live-action role-playing in an intricate, welcoming environment Brunswick Zone 1555 75th Street Woodridge,…


St. Patrick’s Day with Kids

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with kids in the near western suburbs and beyond. We have great kid-friendly options to make your day festive and fun!   Events: St. Patrick’s Day with Kids   St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago The city is also a festive place to be for St. Patrick’s Day with parades and the famous dying of the Chicago River. Check…