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Hands-on family fun this weekend in Billings

Hands-on family fun this weekend in Billings

This weekend preview for March 24-26, 2017 is sponsored by RiverStone Health This weekend in Billings there’s all kinds of everything for every last member of your family. Oodles of opportunities for hands-on family fun with Billings Clinic’s Science Expo, the opening of the YAM’s Art in Action: Marking Time exhibit, and Western Heritage Center’s […]

Family fun in Billings St. Paddy’s Day weekend

Family fun in Billings St. Paddy’s Day weekend

This weekend preview for March 17-19, 2017 is sponsored by RiverStone Health This weekend’s fun for the family is most certainly tinged in shades of green as the St. Paddy’s Day celebrations go beyond just Friday, March 17 – the actual St. Patrick’s Day. But before we introduce you to this weekend’s family fun picks, […]

Something for everyone this weekend in Billings

Something for everyone this weekend in Billings

This weekend preview for March 3-5, 2017 is sponsored by RiverStone Health As we prepared to turn another calendar page earlier this week, I looked at the kids in my life – who were most decidedly suffering from a mean case of the Mondays – and said, “Hey! Only three months ‘til school’s out, babies!!” […]

Think big, start small: Billings builds a STEM community

Think big, start small: Billings builds a STEM community

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s March 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  by Dan Carter Sunshine dances across drifts of snow and ice; it’s a symphony of light and cold, and an opportunity to spark ingenuity. Outside in various areas around Billings, kids are building snowmen, forts, […]

This weekend in Billings: Get your game face on

This weekend in Billings: Get your game face on

This weekend preview for February 24-26, 2017 is sponsored by RiverStone Health It’s the last weekend in February and it’s definitely a dream weekend for the sports fan. Double opportunity to catch the Billings Bulls at home and it’s Divisional weekend for Class A, not to mention the opportunity to catch a little college basketball […]

The power of early education

The power of early education

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s February 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  By Katie Backer “Knowledge is power”, or so it is said. There is growing evidence that suggests early childhood education is pivotal in a child’s life, thereby, in the development of our society. Nicholas […]

Built on faith

Built on faith

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s February 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  Article and Photos by Brooke Wagner In an interview several years ago, Pope Francis remarked, “Although the life of a person is a land full of thorns and weeds, there is always a space […]

5 things to know about (and do) in Billings this weekend

5 things to know about (and do) in Billings this weekend

This weekend preview for February 17-19, 2017 is sponsored by RiverStone Health We’ve made it through the official, actual day of Valentine’s Day, though remnants are still lingering this weekend around Billings. We’ll get there, but in the meantime, there are also books and movies to round out your weekend of family fun! Up close […]

Experience the arts in Billings this weekend

Experience the arts in Billings this weekend

Well, Punxsutawney Phil has officially declared another 6 weeks of winter – big shocker here in Montana. For a winter that was a slow-starter, it has MORE than made up for its dilly-dallying. Regardless, let’s shake off the winter blues (dig out, whatever) and immerse ourselves in the arts this weekend. From taking in a […]

Sled Ahead: Billings’ Best Sledding Spots

Sled Ahead: Billings’ Best Sledding Spots

Winters like this one, snowy and cold, tend to result in one of two reactions. Parents groan, thinking about shoveling out driveways and sidewalks, and kids are overjoyed with the prospect of Heavy Sledding Ahead! Billings is home to several good sledding hills, and sleds fly off the shelves of hardware, feed, and “big box” […]

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