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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.

Wichita Riverfest with Kids: 5 Reasons to Participate in the ICT Porch Parade

Riverfest is Wichita’s community celebration and the largest event of its kind in Kansas. Traditionally a nine-day festival, in 2020 the event had to go virtual and suffered a 90% loss in revenue. Thanks...

When Traditional School Needs A Reboot: 10 Benefits of Andover eCademy

Sponsored by Andover eCademy Andover eCademy students get “All the Best Parts of School.” Andover eCademy is a K-12 virtual school that enables students to take ownership of their learning and has some of the...

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...

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 Summer 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

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...
Crisis Support for Moms in Wichita | Wichita Moms Blog | Interventions and services for Wichita families who need assistance.

Community Resources for Moms :: Interventions and Services for Wichita Families

Life doesn't always turn out the way we planned - and when you have kids, the stakes are even higher. The following agencies offer support and services for moms and kids in the Wichita...

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...