Tag - winter activities

Top 10: Things to Know Before Visiting Sky Zone

Thursday, February 15, 2018 2:00 PM by David Ayers

Looking for a fun activity that every member of the family will enjoy at an affordable price where you can literally bounce off the walls? One of the places that's very popular with our two boys and their friends is the Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline…

We typically mark February with candy hearts and red roses. But the folks at the Guilford Township Community Center inside Hummel Park in Plainfield have a little family fun planned in the five days following Valentine's Day. The Guilford Township…

Indoor Fitness Options in Hendricks County

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:00 AM by Beth Fife

Fitness and healthy activities are important year round. However, staying active during the colder months is essential for maintaining a strong immune system, burning calories to avoid the dreaded winter weight gain, and releasing those "feel-good"…

Best Soups in Hendricks County

Thursday, January 4, 2018 3:00 PM by Stephanie Porter

This time of year, I always find myself craving a warm bowl of soup. I consider myself a ninja in the kitchen when it comes to making soup. I pretty much always have the makings of a decent soup that I can throw together in a pinch. So, when I'm…

Top Hendricks County Insider Stories of 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

I always like to give our dedicated local expert writers a break this final week of the year, which also gives me a chance to reflect on 2017 and their fine work. As I looked back, four of our top 10 most-viewed stories of 2017 along with three…

January is nearly upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In…

Hendricks County DIY Studios Offer Holiday Events

Friday, December 8, 2017 10:00 AM by Beth Fife

The house is beautifully decorated. The tree is up. Stockings are hung, but can you check Christmas shopping off your list? With only a few shopping weeks left, I started to panic about finding the perfect gifts for a few family members. They seem to…

Avon Ice Rink Unveiled at Washington Township Park

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:00 PM by Kelly Wallace

I grew up in a town where ice skating was a significant part of the local culture. Scott Hamilton first learned to figure skate in Bowling Green, Ohio, and ice hockey was the biggest sport at my high school. So when I moved to Hendricks County in…

Kid's Planet Opens in Brownsburg

Monday, April 24, 2017 1:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

As the mom of two young boys, there is one thing that I often long for but very rarely get...silence. My little guys are loud and energetic, which is awesome! But sometimes, this mom needs a break. I am always looking for places where they can get…