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All Kids Should Go Mushrooming—If They Can Keep Their Little Mouths Shut

Even toddler fungiphiles must be tight-lipped.

  • By Lily Raff McCaulou
  • Published 08/15/2016


Run Towards Paid Parental Leave This Mother’s Day

Family Forward Action hosts Run Mama Run, a 5k, 10k, and Kids' Fun Run on May 8.

  • By Sarah Hopwood
  • Published 04/21/2016


This November, Be Grateful for These Healthy Events

Make fire cider, learn to snowshoe, combat eating disorders with yoga, and choose between a turkey trot and a Tofurky trot.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 11/04/2015


The Best Places to Shop for Kids Toys and Games in Portland

6 places to bring your babes to toyland, from a Portland kid's perspective

  • By Kelly Clarke
  • Published 09/21/2015


Tips for Hiking with Kids from Real Portland Parents

"Everything will be fine as long as you keep in mind that children have no forethought or self-preservation skills."

  • By Fiona McCann, Kelly Clarke, Margaret Seiler, Allison Jones, and Brian Barker
  • Published 07/28/2015


Would You Swim in the Willamette? Prove it.

Why the annual Big Float challenges Portlanders to dive in to the river that runs through us.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 07/01/2014


Everything You Need to Know about OCT's 'The Giver'

We chart the path of the Newbery-winning novel from book to hit OCT play to Jeff Bridges-starring movie. Thru May 18

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/07/2014


Pick the Right Portland Summer Camp for Your Brood

Portland’s plethora of day camps could give your kids the skills to do just about anything.

  • By Margaret Seiler
  • Published 03/03/2014


Win Tickets to Beauty and the Beast

The massive scale and general weirdness of this production mean there's something for both the kids and the adults. Dec 14–29

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/11/2013


Review: Milagro’s ‘Corrido Calavera’

Rather than scare you, Milagro's humorous Day of the Dead play might make you a little less afraid. Thru Nov 9

  • By Ally Bordas
  • Published 10/22/2013


Trail Blazing in Salem

This month, The Oregon Trail comes to life in a live-action role play game in Salem

  • By Roxanne Davis
  • Published 09/13/2013


Portland's New Alternative Scouts

The 55th Cascadia Scouts welcome all comers to an outdoorsy scouting frontier

  • By Alex Zielinski
  • Published 06/04/2013


Summer Fun for the Family on $50 a Day

From your a.m. sip to Happy Hour, with plenty of kid-friendly activities in between (rain or shine)

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/02/2013


MythBusters Exhibition to Come to OMSI

An "Explosive Exhibition" based on the hit TV show will open on Feb. 8.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 01/23/2013

Happenings & Deals

Tripster: Weekend Plans

It's a good time to be a kid: Kids eat free in San Diego this month, and Stub Stewart State Park hosts a family-friendly organized ride.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 10/05/2012


City Maps Come Alive

4D Cityscape brings 3D puzzles of city maps into the fourth dimension.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/01/2012


Board Games for the Not Bored

Angry Birds and Words With Friends compete with the old favorites, like Monopoly – and now, Portland-opoly.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/27/2011


Tales of Two Charleses

Charles Dickens and Charles Schulz invented two of the season’s most welcome visitors to our holiday celebrations at home.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/18/2011

Beer Bulletin

Review: New Brew Venue

Hawthorne has a Hophouse

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 11/16/2010

phile under: TBA 2010

TBA 2010: tiny tba w/ Greasy Kid Stuff

Last night, The Works hosted Tiny Dances. This morning, tiny dancers!

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 09/12/2010
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