What’s Happening This Week

Family Activities to Honor First Responders + Tons of Local Events Coming Up This Week. Woot. Woot.


Get to Know Your Teacher

Your little student is slowly getting to know his new teacher this month. Speed up the process with this free printable questionnaire.


5 Top Apple Picks in Oak Glen

Itchin’ to ditch the laundry and hit the road? Head for the hills, to apple-icious Oak Glen for fresh air, pick-our-own apple farms, cider mills, bakeries and trinket shops.


16 Tips to Get Your Kids Out the Door

You’ve just dropped your kids at school, but you feel like you’ve been hit by a bus. Tame the morning madness and coax your little ones out the door in peace with these parent-approved tips.


9 Great Places to Ride a Carousel

You’re never too old to slip your foot in a stirrup and hoist yourself onto an ostrich. Ride along with your kids on these magical SoCal carousels, or wave and grin as they whirl past.


Kids Eat For Free

Cooking and cleaning in a sweaty-hot kitchen. Who needs it? Treat the family to a delicious night out, with our list of restaurants where little ones eat free.

The Kidsguide Directory

Kidz Head 2 Toe

Kidz Head 2 Toe is the largest children’s resale shop in Long Beach. They specialize in gently-used name-brand fashions and accessories for boys and girls, infant through size 8. They also have a large selection of baby gear, transports, toys, books and handmade accessories.

Applied Music Studio

Enhance your child’s (3+) education by trying a free lesson at Applied Music Studio. They offer instruction in viola, violin, voice, piano, guitar, drums, woodwinds, theory, as well as a “Keyboard for Kids” program, all taught by degreed professionals.

The Guidance Center

In Long Beach since 1946, the agency provides English/Spanish mental health assessment and treatment, including individual, group, and family counseling and psychotherapy, medication, and psychological testing for children, teens and their families for a wide range of behavioral, social, emotional, family and school problems.