Category: Family Friendly

Get Into The Scovill Zoo For Free On Thursdays

Scovill Zoo
Whether you need to find something to do with the kids during the week or you’re just searching for some exciting summer fun, you’re probably on the lookout for fun and inexpensive events you can join in on around town. There’s a lot going on in the local area this... [read more]

Take A Trip Around The World With The International Arts Camp

International Arts Camp
Do your little ones love art? There’s something that’s just so special about creativity and finding new ways to express it. But what your kids may not know is that people all over the world create art in different ways. If you want them to learn more about art and... [read more]

Spend The Day At Lake Decatur

Lake Decatur
Now that summer is finally in full swing, you are probably on the hunt for fun ways to cool down in the hot sun. However, that can be easier said than done, especially if you’ve already gotten tired of going to your local pool. However, you are lucky enough to... [read more]

Take The Family To Spitler Woods State Natural Area

Spitler Woods State Natural Area
There’s just something that’s so magical about spending time outdoors during the summer. Everything is in full bloom, and the warm weather means that you can spend time outside for hours on end. But if you are wondering where you should go to enjoy the great outdoors, you might be... [read more]

Don’t Miss The Decatur Public Schools Arts & Crafts Fair

Decatur Public Schools Arts & Crafts Fair
If you’re like most people who reside in the area, it’s very important to you that your public schools continue to excel. After all, Decatur has some amazing public schools to begin with. However, that may mean that you have to find unique ways to support the school in your... [read more]

Shop And Dine At The Hickory Point Mall

Hickory Point Mall
Are you a shopaholic? Do you want to shop until you drop? This may seem excessive, but we can all agree that shopping can be a fun experience for any friend or member of the family. While your mom might enjoy spending time in a bookstore, your dad might want... [read more]

Brush Up On Your Skills With The Decatur Camera Club

Decatur Camera Club
Do you have an eye for photography? Interested in getting better photos for your Instagram feed or to frame as artwork in your home? Or maybe you got a new camera over the holidays and you’re searching for new spots to try it out? The Decatur Camera Club has the... [read more]

Challenge Yourself At Escape Springfield

Escape Springfield
It’s January, and you might be in a little bit of a post-holiday slump. Now that all the Christmas and New Year’s events are over but you can’t enjoy the outdoors just yet, what can you do to have fun? If you love puzzles and challenges, there is nothing more... [read more]

Krekel’s Custard: Try A Central Illinois Classic

Krekel's
When you’re feeling hungry, it can be hard to find a place to please the whole family. Kid friendly restaurants that also please adults care few and far between. Luckily, there’s a great place to start a new family tradition with a classic hamburger and milkshake meal. Krekel’s Custard and... [read more]