Hays Nature Preserve is one of Huntsville’s hidden gems – but did you know they offer FREE programs for kids in the summer? Play Days at Hays Nature Preserve is a great way to get your family outdoors in nature, and learn a thing or two about the world around us.
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New to the harvest & Monrovia area and want to know more about your neighborhood? Let a native mom be your guide!
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Summer has unofficially hit the Rocket City, and with it comes parenting challenges. A local poet and writer’s day job is also one familiar to many of our readers – the job of Dad. Benjamin Shapiro shares a poetic parenting perspective on water fun, kids at home, and boredom busters.
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More about why we chose the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Alabama as this year’s recipient of our Learning Expo Community Education Grant.
New to town? This Parent’s Guide to the Downtown Huntsville and Blossomwood area can be like your virtual next door neighbor. Where to play, shop, eat, and more – all from a native who lives there.
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Summer is a great time for your teenage to work in some valuable volunteer time. Luckily for them – and for you – there are lots of places to do that in Huntsville and North Alabama this summer!
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Did you know suicide is now the second-leading cause of death for Alabama children 10-14 years old, behind only car wrecks? If you just did a double-take, you need to read more about SPEAK.
Women from all over Huntsville and North Alabama have a chance to party with purpose at the 2017 Mom Prom! Find out what to expect and what to wear and more about the worthy cause Mom Prom supports. Plus… win tickets!
Huntsville is full of lush green spaces, trails, and parks. So we do Earth Day right! Get the details about where to celebrate with your family.
It might be April 1st but these award winners are no joke! Thousands of readers once again shared their area favorites so that newcomers and locals alike could more easily have the “inside scoop” on what makes the Rocket City such a great place for families. Our 2017 Rocket City Mom Family Favorite Award Winners all contribute […]
Did you know that Alabama has a higher rate of autism than most states? It takes a Village to raise autism awareness and we’ve got some great details about Huntsville and Madison County can be a more inclusive community.
The Huntsville Iceplex is teaming up with the Havoc for a weekend-long celebration recognizing the 25th anniversary of the Rocket City’s only year-round ice skating facility.