Tag: summer

Summer Adventure #7: Chutes and Ladders

Author: Erin Lempkowski July 19, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
A giant playground structure on a sandy beach.
This week on the blog, we give a shout out to what is quite possibly the most epic playground in Michigan. Chutes and Ladders playground, which is part of Kestner Park in Houghton, is like the classic board game come […]

Summer Adventure #3: L’Anse Waterfront Park

Author: Erin Lempkowski June 20, 2021 In Blog Comments (2)
A sign welcomes visitors to the L'Anse Waterfront Park.
Nestled at the base of the Keweenaw is L’Anse, home to the L’Anse Waterfront Park. The park boasts a playground, a splash pad, boat access, a beautiful swimming beach, a free summer concert series on Thursday nights, and a farmer’s […]

Introducing Battle of the Books!

Author: Erin Lempkowski May 20, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
America’s Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for students in grades 2-12. The goal is to encourage students to read good books and have fun while competing with peers. Students compete in teams similar to the style […]