Thursday, December 13, marks the beginning of the twelve free days of Christmas here in Indy. Here’s what the city has available for you: December 13: Free admission to the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library. Open from noon to 6:00. You can check out displays of Kurt’s personal items, settle in a comfy chair and read […]
Submissions are now being accepted for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. This visual and literary arts competition is open to students in grades 7-12. Early deadline for submission is December 18 (submission fee is only $5), extended deadline is January 8 (fee goes up to $10). Scholastic Art & Writing – Clowes Memorial Hall […]
There are so many amazing holiday activities available to us here in Indianapolis, but how can we possibly afford to do them all? White River State Park is helping us out. For the month of December they are offering us these coupons! What’s included? Discounts to: Celebration Crossing Christmas at the Zoo IMAX at the […]
Every December, the Indianapolis Zoo pulls out all its winter finery for us to enjoy. Christmas at the Zoo takes place every Wednesday-Sunday evenings, plus December 23 and 30 this year. I love all the lights displays. I feel like a kid again as I say, “oooh! Look at the penguin!” or watch the lights […]
I thought about editing the old article here, but decided to just go ahead and write a whole new post now that we’ve actually experienced it. November gave us the first Home School Day at the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, and it was a lot of fun! The kids learned about Native Americans. They had […]
My family and I had the opportunity to visit Jingle Rails for the first time recently. For those of you not familiar with this hoosier tradition, Jingle Rails: The Great Western Adventure is the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art‘s holiday train display. And it will knock your socks off. Of course, I […]
It’s cold, but those kids still have a ton of energy! Looking for a unique way to spend the afternoon without having to spend time outdoors? Try the NCAA Hall of Champions. We recently took advantage of a Groupon deal to check this place out. Even though it’s right downtown and shares space at White […]
I’ve decided we need a few posts here dedicated to those just starting out on their homeschool journey, or maybe the family members who don’t know much about homeschooling and you’d like to give them a resource for learning more. Now, before we begin, my disclaimer: I speak from my own experience. I am not […]
Now until December 31, you can purchase 2014 Indiana State Fair tickets for the discount price of $7 per ticket. What a fun stocking stuffer or gift for friends or family!
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra has a pretty sweet Cyber Monday deal: 50% off Main Floor seating for The vonTrapps, Duke Energy Yuletide Celebration, and Handel’s Messiah. Just enter promo code HOLIDAY at checkout. This code is valid until 11:59 tonight, does not work on previously purchased tickets, and only works on online sales.