Category: Fall 2015

Bend Families, Activities for kids in Bend, Family Activities in Central Oregon, Things to do for families in Bend

Learning To Fly

Last-minute vacations? Laid-back quality time with the fam? You betcha! The lazy days of summer may be waning, but it’s certainly not too late to enjoy the last of the summer fun right here in...

Going Down The Road

By Angela Switzer We’re off again, transporting our precious cargo to school, extracurricular activities, crossing town for a play date, living in our mini-van, and then driving everyone home. It’s really no wonder we...

Team Sports: Virtues and Vices

By Kevin Sperl Growing up in the small town of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, Kim Vierra, and her schoolmates had no choice but to play team sports. “We all had to play or we...

Back-to-School Anxiety

Five Ways to Ease It! By Linda Knittel It happens one hot summer day. You round the corner at the grocery store and there they are: endless rows of back-to-school supplies. Suddenly your stress...

From Frumpy to Fashion-Forward

Back-to-School Fashion Tips for You! By Annette Benedetti Every fall, parents spend a big wad of cash on clothes their kids “just can’t live without!” Back-to-school fashion can be a big deal, even as...

A Family Production – Peter Pan

Peter Pan is an opportunity for a local family of four to take to the stage together By Phil Busse David LiaBraaten is wearing a waist coat of blue crushed velvet trimmed with gold...

Fall 2015 Family Calendar

AUGUST August 5 Alive After 5 — LeRoy & His Only Friends MUSIC—The last show in this free Wednesday music series, Alive After 5 provides an intimate outdoor setting for some mid-week fun. From...