Coronavirus Local

Start Your Family’s Post-‘Rona Wish Jar

Being forced to stay at home makes it easy to dream about all the places you wish you could be instead. Why not turn all of those musings into something to look forward to? We challenge you to take those...

Tell Your Story: Documenting COVID-19 in Indiana

The Indiana Historical Society is the home of Hoosier history, documenting our state's past since 1830 with their extensive collection of letters, diaries, scrapbooks, photographs, slides, albums, graphics, and ephemera in their archives. Now, they want to hear your...

Homeschooling Advice from Lawrence Township’s 2019 Teacher of the Year

Indiana is under a stay-at-home order, but that doesn't mean you can't go outside! Here are 15 places to enjoy nature while social distancing.

15 Places Around Indy to Enjoy Nature While Social Distancing

Indiana is under a stay-at-home order, but that doesn't mean you can't go outside! Here are 15 places to enjoy nature while social distancing.

Join Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site’s Easter Egg Roll at Home

The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site’s Presidential Easter Egg Roll has quickly become a favorite Indianapolis holiday tradition. While they have suspended this year’s public event on the Presidential Site’s grounds to help control the spread of COVID-19, Hoosiers can still...

Family-Friendly Virtual Events around Indianapolis

We know keeping kids occupied for long periods of time indoors can be a challenge. Thanks to the quick thinking by many organizations in Indianapolis, you can keep your kids entertained, engaged and active right at home. Tune in to...

IndyHumane Deemed Essential, Still Open for Adoption and Fostering

Closures and social distancing measures have affected most (if not all) local businesses and organizations. We caught up with IndyHumane to see how social distancing has impacted their organization and were pleasantly happy to hear that many of their animals...

Museum at Home with The Children’s Museum

With schools, libraries, etc. closing due to COVID-19, we made a list of 70 things to do with kids at home to help pass the time!

Indianapolis Public Library Expands Digital Resources During COVID-19

With more children and adults at home while efforts to contain the coronavirus continue, the Indianapolis Public Library is responding by making more eBooks and eAudiobooks available in its collection of free electronic resources found at     The library is...



Latest Articles

Mud Free Playgrounds around Indianapolis

Don't let rain, snow or mud prevent you from having fun at the park! There are many mud-free playgrounds around Indianapolis that feature clean,...

Make Your Own Inexpensive Play Kit

When the baby is finally potty trained and older siblings begin kindergarten, chances are, you’ll begin unloading all the infant clutter around the house....

Local Spotlight: Flanner House

Flanner House, a nonprofit supporting residents on the Northwest side of Indianapolis, works to move families from instability to self-reliance.   But perhaps surprising for many,...

Finish the Nursery Rhyme Quiz

Finish the Nursery Rhyme Quiz Test your knowledge and see if you can finish these classic nursery rhymes!