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2014 Vacation Bible School Guide

Looking for a Vacation Bible School for your child this summer? Find different VBS programs from around the Oklahoma City metro here!

Farmers Markets in the Metro Area

Find a fresh bounty of produce at a Farmers Market near you! Most markets feature locally-grown produce and plants, arts and crafts, organic items, baked goods, meat and more.

2014 Outdoor Summer Fun Guide

Summer evenings were made for outdoor fun! This is your guide to finding summer concerts, movies in the park and "dive-in" movies to enjoy all across the OKC metro.





Enter our Cover Kids Search

Could YOUR child be a cover kid? We are looking for seven local kids with big smiles and bright personalities to grace our upcoming covers in 2015.

Submit your child's photo here! 

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5 Ways to Bring History to Life in Guthrie

It only takes a short drive to go back in time more than one hundred years when you visit Guthrie. Founded in 1887 (and originally called Deer Creek), Guthrie was Oklahoma’s last territorial capital and first state capital. Though the capital moved to Oklahoma City in 1910, Guthrie is still home to beautifully-restored buildings and has many museums and events that help bring the past alive for visitors every day.
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Get Healthy with Us! Sign up for Strong Together

In conjunction with runhers women’s association, MetroFamily is kicking off a second Strong Together training program on Monday, August 25.

Save Money with MetroFamily

  • Coupons: Print valuable coupons for family-friendly destinations and services in the OKC metro.
  • Kids Pass: Discounts to 35 venues across Oklahoma. Print as many copies of our money-saving Kids Pass as you'd like!
  • Free Kids Activities and Events: Find free activities and events, as well as reader-suggested places to go and things to do that require little to no cash.

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7 steps to get your family’s photos and videos under control

Do you have thousands of photos of your kids filling up your computer photo program? These simple steps can help you get started on keeping your treasured images safe and searchable.

Exploring Galveston on a Budget

Think a beach vacation isn’t in your budget? Think again. Limited funds or not-you can still squeeze in a great Galveston vacation on a tight budget thanks to the long list of cheap or free attractions and the hidden savings in lodging around town.


Make Your Own Flying Contraptions

Make Your Own Flying Contraptions

If you’re looking for a fun and educational way to spend the afternoon, check out this cool book and try making your own flying contraptions. Here's how...


Stephanie's Kitchen

Healthy Family Recipes for Picky Kids
Light Summer Pasta and Balsamic Marinaded Chicken

Light Summer Pasta and Balsamic Marinaded Chicken

I love this recipe because I love pasta but in the summer I'm not really in the mood for a heavy pasta sauce. This easy and light tomato sauce is a nice alternative and, when it is pared with balsamic marinaded chicken, it has a bruschetta quality to it that makes me happy.