March 26: Family Fun! Concert at The Palladium

The Center for Performing Arts' Palladium in Carmel is one of my favorite places. It is such a beautiful building, and I just feel happy sitting in there and taking it all in. The shows are always wonderful, especially the concerts given by the Carmel Symphony...

April 9: Storyteller Bill Harley at Central Library

Come enjoy a fun afternoon for the whole family at Central Library's Clowes Auditorium. Master storyteller Bill Harley will be sharing his talents with families at 2:00 on April 9, 2017. Bill is a Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter, musician, author, and...

March 31: Homeschool Jamboree at Eagle Creek Park | 2017

Get ready! It's time to register for this spring's Homeschool Jamboree! Homeschool Jamboree is THE homeschool event of the year for kids ages 8-14. This event takes place at Eagle Creek Park's Earth Discovery Center and is a day full of adventures. If you haven't been...

NCAA Hall of Champions

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...

Fridays: Open Gym at Jaycie Phelps

From Labor Day to Memorial Day (so basically, during the school year), Fridays are Family Open Gym days at Jaycie Phelps Athletic Center (JPAC). Every Friday from 12:00 - 2:00, families with children of all ages can play on all the fun stuff JPAC has to offer,...

March 7: Chemistry of Color Homeschool Day at IMA

We asked, and the Indianapolis Museum of Art listened! So many homeschool classes are geared towards younger children, which of course we LOVE AND APPRECIATE, but those of us with kids getting older can sometimes feel lost in the shuffle. That's why the IMA is...

March 18: Passport to Hi-Tech at Conner Prairie

Saturday, March 18, 2017, Conner Prairie will be hosting Passport to Hi-Tech, a day designed to introduce kids to careers in the STEM fields. Designed for children ages 7-12, Passport to Hi-Tech will offer many interactive exhibits and hands-on activities in the...

Books About the Circus

While the Greatest Show on Earth is coming to an end soon for one company, it's just starting at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis! In honor of their newest temporary exhibition, Circus -- Starring YOU!, here's our list of great circus books for you and your...

Five Full Homeschool Curricula For Free

One thing that can turn people off of homeschooling before they even begin is cost. It's true, if you buy all new, all prepackaged curricula, it can get pretty pricey. There are ways around that, like just making up your own lessons. But what if you don't trust...

Feb. 20: Presidents Day at Conner Prairie | FREE

Where can you meet multiple historical presidents and first ladies, play games, watch movies, do crafts, AND listen to FDR give a speech? Conner Prairie, of course! AND, it's all free! Yes, that's right, this Presidents Day, February 20, 2017, come to Conner Prairie...

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