20 Perfect Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes

Through October 31, get your Halloween pumpkins and have a fun family outing at the same time with these pumped-up patches and kooky corn mazes.


What’s Happening This Week

A World in a Weekend + Tons of Local Events Coming Up This Week. Woot. Woot.


Up to 50% Off RISE of the Jack O’Lanterns

Lighting up the night this October at Descanso Gardens in La Canada-Flintridge is a unique all-ages Halloween extravaganza – Rise of the Jack O’Lanterns! Get your promo code for up to 50% off!


11 Winning Tips for Reluctant Readers

Meet the winners of Kidsguide’s Book Bunch prize drawing, and learn tips for helping your own reluctant reader!


Finish Your Homework!

Now that the school year is back in full swing, that means homework assignments are here, too. Make the process as painless as possible with these tried-and-true tips.


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.

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United States Youth Volleyball League

USYVL provides an eight-week instructional youth volleyball league for boys and girls, ages 7-15. This is a great opportunity for children to learn and play volleyball in a fun and positive environment. USVL offers many locations in Orange County, including: Aliso Viejo, Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Laguna Niguel, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo and San Clemente.

Quakes Baseball Academy

A 10,000-square-foot, private instructional facility that teaches the fundamentals of baseball while instilling in each player the benefits of hard work, goal setting, self control, self confidence and positive thinking. From functional strength and core conditioning to hitting, pitching and catching, the academy instructors are highly skilled and hold multiple certifications.

Arena Soccer Parks

Arena soccer leagues and classes for kids (4-17) and adults of all skill levels, plus Arena Soccer Stars program for little ones (18 mos-9 yrs). Rental times are also available for parties or practicing in their large and small arenas. Open seven days a week. Locations in Garden Grove and Orange.