Wichita Mom

Wichita Mom
Wichita Mom is the go-to parenting resource for Wichita Area families, providing practical information and helpful resources as well as connecting moms to our local community and each other.

Fostering from Within: Foster Care and Kinship Placements

This article by Amanda Marino, Attorney at Law is sponsored by Martin Pringle Adoption Professionals. Sometimes foster care hits close to home. When a child enters the foster care system, relative placement is a priority. This...

FREE Summer Reading Programs, Family Concerts, Outdoor Events, and More at Wichita Public Library!

This article is sponsored by the Wichita Public Library. This summer, things are going to get wild and ferocious as kids and teens explore Tails and Tales with the Summer Reading Program at the Wichita...

5 Reasons Your Family Needs an Exploration Place Membership

This article is sponsored by Exploration Place. Discover where science meets imagination right here in Wichita, and become an Exploration Place member.  Unlimited annual visits There’s always something new, with three traveling exhibits showing annually. And your...

Cheap & Free Summer Movies with Kids in Wichita, KS | 2021

One thing we missed the most over the last year has been movie theaters! And there is just something about summer movies, whether it's at the drive in, a specialty theater, or the movie...

Our Favorite Places in Wichita for Ice Cream and Cool Treats

Our favorite way to beat the heat is from the inside out - give your kids and their taste buds a nice, cool treat at one of these awesome ice cream shops in Wichita! Ice...

Summer at Bradley Fair 2021 | Concerts, Yoga, Picnics & Patios

6 Ways To Enjoy Your Summer at Bradley Fair in Wichita Get Fit With an Outdoor Workout The summer fitness series Bradley Fair Sweat, is back. Each week, enjoy outdoor group workout classes, led by instructors...

Big Bugs Invade Botanica Wichita | Exhibit Open May 1-July 31, 2021

Oversized, animatronic insects installed throughout Botanica!  Just when you thought it was safe to go outside, Big Bugs invade Botanica! No need to panic--the Big Bugs exhibit opens in the Wichita Gardens on May 1st....

Guide to Birthday Parties In & Around Wichita, KS

The Guide to Wichita Birthday Parties is back and ready to help you plan your next party! Whether you like to host at home, make every detail Pinterest-perfect, or want someone else to handle...

Where to Pick Berries in Wichita with Kids

Looking for where to pick berries in Wichita? Berry-picking season = making delicious memories! These are some favorite local spots where Wichita families can enjoy picking berries and making memories. (Note: some patches require...

Is Your Heart Calling You to Foster Care? What You Need to Know

This article by Amanda Marino, Attorney at Law is sponsored by Martin Pringle Law Firm. For some, foster care is a calling.  It is a way to serve children and your community and make a...

Bump & Beyond Event for Wichita New & Expecting Moms | June 2021

  We are pleased that Wichita Mom's Bump & Beyond event (previously Bloom), a celebration of all things motherhood specifically designed for new moms and moms-to-be, is back for the 6th year in a row!...

Wichita’s Newest Attraction: Tanganyika Falls Splash Park Opens May 31, 2021

Tanganyika Falls Splash Park Details Goddard,KS — Tanganyika Wildlife Park officially opened their much-anticipated Tanganyika Falls Splash Park last August, and the water park reopens for the 2021 season on Memorial Day. This attraction is 5,000...
Wichita Park Events and Concerts

Free Outdoor Wichita Park Movies & Concerts with Kids| Spring 2021

Spring 2021 - This spring, there are FREE upcoming outdoor park events, movies, and concerts for Wichita area families. This is a great way to get outdoors (fingers crossed for sunshine) to enjoy all...
Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets In & Around Wichita, KS | 2021 Season

2021 Farmers Markets In & Around Wichita, KS Tips for making the most of your Farmers Market experience: Research the markets before you go. Sign up for newsletters and browse their websites and Facebook pages to...