The 3D animated family comedy Escape from Planet Earth catapults film goers to planet Baab, where admired astronaut Scorch Supernova is a national hero to the blue alien population. A master of daring rescues, Scorch pulls off astonishing feats with the quiet aid of his nerdy, by-the-rules brother, Gary, head of mission control at BASA. When BASA's … [Read More...]
MEET THE FOOD-IMALS: Sony Pictures Animation gives USA TODAY an exclusive sneak peek at the species of Food-imals which will be populating 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2.' The forecast is for more fun when the sequel to the animated smash lands in theaters on Sept. 27. Check out the pics below and let us know your … [Read More...]
Looking for something to do with the kid(s) this weekend? Head to Downtown Ann Arbor for their 18th Annual African American Downtown Festival. This year's event takes place on Saturday, June 1, from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. in the area around North Fourth Avenue and Ann Street in Ann Arbor. We had a blast last year and even though we are not participating … [Read More...]
It's been an extremely busy year! Following the success of our first children's picture book, What if the Sky Was Red?, we're thrilled to share with you the next chapter of our journey. The Pretenders, a spin-off of It's me, Tyler's current line of products, that promotes teamwork, willpower, and imagination. Read the short blurb below and be sure … [Read More...]
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes "Big Hero 6," an action comedy adventure about brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo. With the help of his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—Hiro joins forces with a reluctant … [Read More...]
Children's Book Week is the national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading. Established in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running literacy initiative in the country. Every year, author and illustrator appearances, storytelling, parties, and other book-related events are held at schools, libraries, bookstores, … [Read More...]
The Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Ballroom of the Michigan Union at 530 S. State Street in Ann Arbor on Sunday, May 19, 2013, from 11am to 5pm. Come see some 40 booksellers, map and print dealers gathered in one location. You will find first editions, old and collectible books, literature, children’s books, Americana, prints and … [Read More...]
National Bike Month is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride. Whether you bike to work or school; to save money or time; to preserve your health or the environment; to explore your community or get to your destination, get involved in Bike Month in your city or state — and help get more people in … [Read More...]
Noon to 4:00 p.m.
Leslie Science & Nature Center
1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
This free, family-friendly event features displays from 40 local environmental, non-profit, and governmental organizations, and is held annually at the Leslie Science & Nature Center.
It's filled with live animal demonstrations and hands-on activities, as … [Read More...]