24 creative ideas for free activities to move, learn and connect as a family

These cool activities will help your connect in fun ways.

4 Pittsburgh-based businesses help parents keep their kids (and themselves) entertained and educated

Need creative ways to keep your kids entertained? Let these local businesses help

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, with robots, race cars and sandcastles

Photo courtesy of OpenStreetsPGH. Another fun-filled week is on deck for kids in Pittsburgh. Ready, set, go have a blast! 1. Cruise through OpenStreetsPGH Walk, bike, dance or skate your […]

Two Pittsburgh teens win $20K for their Grade-Up app in the CGI I.T. Girl Challenge

“I was thrown a bunch of challenges and difficulties, and once I solved it, it was the best feeling ever.”

Sponsored Content Baby, it’s playtime. Try these fun tips from Hello Baby Pittsburgh

Starting at two months of age or so, babies become more aware of the world around them. You can help foster this growth with a few fun, simple activities.

Kidsburgh Learning Guide: Making the most of maker learning

Kids can discover what it means to be a maker throughout Pittsburgh.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from puppy love to Cinderella

You’ll find new challenges and learning experiences, including a special moms’ night out.

Jumping Jack Theater brings interactive experience to kids with sensory sensitivities

very person has shine within them, and it’s what makes them special and unique, just like every star.”

How to build character strengths and life skills with quality media

“All television is educational television. The question is, what is it teaching?” 

Kidsburgh heroes: These twins collected 6,548 diapers and wipes (so far)

“We’re women and we want to support other women.”

Kidsburgh Learning Guide: Discovering the joy of outdoor learning

Pittsburgh is full of great opportunities to explore outdoors — and build knowledge about science, math and the environment along the way. 

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from ‘Spider-man’ to ‘The Wizard of Oz’

This week’s entertainment includes a really big show (in Heinz Field), a magical dragon and “Paw Patrol” buddies.

9 of the coolest mini-golf courses in and around Pittsburgh

These are courses that go beyond the usual windmills and ponds to deliver a truly original game.

5 ways parents can combine reading with play, an essential part of learning

This summer reading list pairs playful activities with books to keep kids learning all summer long.

Pittsburgh kids can make history by participating in Moderna KidCOVE vaccine trial

The Pittsburgh Vaccine Trials Unit is one of 100 study sites in the U.S. and Canada participating in the study, which seeks to enroll 7,050 children.

Explore art through family-friendly activities around Pittsburgh

Yu-Ling Behr joins Mikey Hood and Celina Pompeani on Pittsburgh Today Live to look at family-friendly art resources around Pittsburgh. For the full guide of art learning resources, take a […]

10 things to do this week with kids in Pittsburgh, from fireflies to fireworks

The long holiday weekend ups the ante for family entertainment.

Pitt research project explores mental health of teens

The research project used collaborative filmmaking, giving teenagers equipment to create, film and edit on their own.

Kidsburgh Learning Guide: All about art

A guide to the many free or inexpensive ways for families to bring more visual art into their lives and help kids build a lifelong passion for creating.

8 kid-friendly cooking class options in Pittsburgh

Learning to prepare meals is just the tip of the iceberg lettuce. Every recipe tackled is a complete STEM lesson.