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Calumet City Fire Department Open House

Activities include a car fire, extrication demonstration, mobile smoke trailer, and fire simulators. There will be real hoses for kids to use! Goodie bags will be offered for the kids as well as other refreshments.




25 Rainy Day Activities in the Southwest Suburbs

Rain, rain go away! Come again another day! It’s raining, it’s pouring, staying inside is getting boring! Rainy days offer just another challenge in the life of a parent. Cabin fever can set in fast and before you know, it the kids are bouncing off the walls and complaining that they are bored. With a little help from this list of…


Places to Bounce: Trampoline Parks and Inflatables

Did you know that bounding on a trampoline has many health benefits? Not only is it a fun form of exercise, bouncing on a trampoline may help balance and coordination, provide low impact cardiovascular activity, and improve lymphatic function. So how’s that for some all-around healthy fun for the entire family! See below for a list of indoor trampoline parks…


Calumet City Fire Department Open House

Fire Prevention Week 2017 is October 8th – 14th! Come out for some fun at the Calumet City Fire Department Training Center. Activities include a car fire, extrication demonstration, mobile smoke trailer, and fire simulators. Goodie bags will be offered for the kids as well as hotdogs, juice, and popcorn. For more information, call (708) 891-8145.


Kid-Friendly Bowling Alleys in the Southwest Suburbs

As the weather starts to gets cooler, there are many different kid-friendly bowling alleys in your southwest suburban backyard to add to your indoor fun! Many offer bowler-specific rising bumper rails, bumper lanes, and ramps for launching the balls. All of these will add confidence for even the youngest bowler in your life. Many of these alleys offer birthday party…