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Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2017

Have a great week and weekend in Houston, with kids! Enjoy some theater with Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Main Street Theater. All youth performances are done by professional actors... but are meant for families. A little wiggling or giggling won't be a problem at this Midtown theater! Head to the farm to kick off the fall season!  Blessington Farms is opening up their Pumpkin Patch … [Read More...]

What to Expect: Applying to HoustonISD Magnet Schools for the NEXT 2018-2019 Year

HoustonISD will be accepting 2018-2019 Magnet Applications on September 22th, 2017… so if you want to send your kids NEXT year, you need to apply THIS fall! Once the applications go live, we will create a comprehensive “what you need to know” post, like we did for last year. To get you ready for the process, here are the key points that you need to know. The 2018–2019 HISD magnet … [Read More...]

Top 8 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – September 18-24, 2017

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids!  These top things to do for Monday through Sunday, September 18-24, 2017 are brought to you by our sponsor, Mosaic Dermatology Houston! You can also find the full list of events HERE! 1.  On Tuesday, go to Toddler Tuesday: Noisy Night at Discovery Green.  The free weekly event includes a storytime and activity.  Bring a gently used … [Read More...]

Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published September 8-15, 2017!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all! To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from the last two weeks, September 8-15, 2017! Weekend Events: Full List of things to do in Houston, with kids, September 14-20 … [Read More...]

I’m not the only mom that recommends Dr. Carlos Ramos at OGA Houston.

This summer I ran into a pregnant mom at the library. She said she saw my post last year and switch to Dr. Ramos at Obstetrical & Gynecological Associates, next to The Woman’s Hospital of Texas, in the Medical Center. She said she was not sure she'd see the same level of care as a new patient... but guess what? She was equally as pleased. Just like me... She sees Dr. Ramos every … [Read More...]

Swim, Slide & Splash Year Round… at the Angleton Recreation Center Natatorium

Address: 1601 N. Valderas Street, Angleton, TX 77515 Just look at this Angleton pool!  The indoor Angleton Recreation Center Natatorium has a beach entry, water play structure, slide, spa and not-so-lazy river that pulls you through!  It costs $4+ and is open to non-residents.  (Just check the hours and fees HERE!) If you will be at Crocodile Encounter, this is a good spot to cool off … [Read More...]

Where in Houston? American Legion Post 521 in Pasadena!

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It's from the American Legion Post 521 in Pasadena! … [Read More...]

Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, September 14-20, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for September 14-20!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE. To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: … [Read More...]

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Kids Camps in Houston for September 11-22, 2017… Until the Kids Get Back to School

Some students need to wait a bit longer before their schools are ready after Harvey.  In case you need a camp through September 22, here are some options in Houston.  If you know of more, please let us know! ArtMix (West Alabama) Language Kids (Bellaire) Monart School of Art (Bellaire) … [Read More...]

Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2017

Things to do in Houston, with kids! Take your kids to the free Young Writers Workshop and STEM Workshop at Discovery Green.  Or head to Zube Park for free HALS Train Rides. Or Meet the Scaly and Slimy Animals at the Nature Discovery Center or go to the Downtown Aquarium for half price on Super Saturday.  Or go cheer for the Skeeters and Astros. Next week, go to Toddler Tuesday: Noisy … [Read More...]

Give Away: Family 4 Pack of Tickets to Farm Fun at Blessington Farms!

Blessington Farms will soon be open for the Fall season… and will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 23 through October 29! AND BigKidSmallCity has MORE tickets to giveaway!  If you want to win 4 tickets to the farm, good for any day during the 2017 Fall season, sign up below! Enjoy the Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities at Blessington Farms. Fall activities include hay … [Read More...]

Top 11 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – September 11-17, 2017

Make your plans for a great week in Houston, with kids! This is the weekly post of top things to do in Houston, with kids… but you know all about Hurricane Harvey and effects felt all over town.  I’m still sharing the things to do, but click the links for the latest updates and I’ll add service events as they pop up. Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, September 11-17, … [Read More...]

What can little kids do to help with the Harvey flood recovery around Houston?

Harvey was terrible but it certainly has shown the good in the people of Houston.  Neighbors are helping neighbors all over the city... but the question I am getting frequently is... how can little kids help? Helping de-muck houses is dirty (and even dangerous) and many groups require kids to be a little bit older. So, what can kids do to help with the recovery?  I have some ideas … [Read More...]

Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published August 19-September 8, 2017!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all! To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from the last two weeks, August 19-September 8, 2017! Weekend Events: Full List of things to do in Houston, with kids, September … [Read More...]

Give Away: Family 4 Tickets to Farm Fun at Blessington Farms!

Blessington Farms will soon be open for the Fall season… and will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 23 through October 29, 2017! AND BigKidSmallCity has tickets to giveaway!  If you want to win 4 tickets to the farm, good for any day during the 2017 Fall season, sign up below! Enjoy the Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities at Blessington Farms. Fall activities include hay … [Read More...]

Fall Festivals, Farms & Pumpkin Patches – Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, during Fall 2017!

It’s nearly time for Fall Festivals, Farms & Pumpkin Patches!  Find the fall events below and get to celebrating! Know that this was compiled just before Hurricane Harvey, so click every link before you attend an event... things will certainly change as the city cleans up. Also, for the FULL LIST of Houston events, September 6 through October 31, go HERE!  You can also get updates to … [Read More...]

Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 2017

Things to do in Houston, with kids! Harvey is gone but Houston is far from done with it.  We always provide the list of things to do each week... but be sure to check each link for any last minute changes. Also, as kid-friendly service events pop up, I will add them.  (And please send over any volunteer opportunities you know about.) For the full list of things to do, look below (and … [Read More...]

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