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2014 Fall Fun Guide

Cooler temperatures beckon Oklahoma families outside for fall fun. Whether strolling a pumpkin patch with a cup of warm cider or trying your hand at a nostalgic carnival game at a fall festival, embrace the season with a fun fall outing from our Fall Fun Guide.

Fall 2014 Pumpkin Patches

Pumpkin patches for fall 2014 open in and around Oklahoma City.

2014 Fall Break Classes & Camps

Classes and camps in and around the Oklahoma City metro for fall break 2014.





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6 Perfect Stops in Sulphur & Davis

Sulphur, Oklahoma was incorporated in the late 19th century, but its rich history extends centuries beyond that. Perched on the edge of one of the nation’s oldest National Parks, the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, Sulphur was once called “the land of rippling waters.” This town is historically rich, beautifully endowed by nature and any one of these stops can create a perfect day trip for the whole family.
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Recognizing Child Passenger Safety Week

We're right in the middle of National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 14-20), so it's a great time to remind parents to have child car seats checked.

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Find the Perfect Place to Stay in Galveston

With world class attractions and miles of white, sandy beach, choosing Galveston as an ideal summer vacation is easy. Choosing the right hotel for your family is bit trickier. Since every family has different needs when searching for a hotel, you'll need to ask yourself what's most important to you. Whether you're looking for a great deal, a great location or great amenities, this guide will help you decide on the best lodging choice for your Galveston Island summer vacation.

Local Mom Creates Product to Help Special Needs Students

A mom and educator who works with several local universities, Dr. Jane Humphries, developed a product for a friend's 3rd grade son and since it's helped hundreds of students.

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.


Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House books have been enjoyed by children for decades, and they make a great way to introduce your kids to some history, too.

Stephanie's Kitchen

Healthy Family Recipes for Picky Kids
Sirloin Pineapple Kabobs

Sirloin Pineapple Kabobs

Kabobs are super easy to prepare and make you feel so fancy. Doesn’t everybody love food on a stick?


Weekend Warrior

What to do and where to go in the OKC metro

Back-to-school: Start a new routine with your local library

Visit a library near you for OKC family fun.