While I'm trying to rebuild the "Family Fun Calendar" I thought I would post the links to the many calendar of events that I search. (There are also many events that come through various homeschool networks that might not be found in an online calendar. So thank you to everyone who forwards the information!)
These calendars include events for both free and paid activities.
Delta Township Library - Calendar of all events
Capital Area District Libary - Calendar of events for "all ages children's" activities
Kresge Art Museum - Calendar of all events
Lansing Capital Area Homeschool - Yahoogroup calendar of events (viewing restricted to members)
Pure Michigan Events - Calendar of events for statewide activities
Go Outdoors Michigan - Calendar of events for statewide activities sponsored by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Michigan Historical Center & Library Events - Calendar of events for activities at the Library located in Lansing as well as events at other historical sites around the state.
Spartan Youth Programs at MSU - Database of skill-building activities at Michigan State University for pre-K through high school age students.
Impression 5 Science Museum - Activities and events for drop-in as well as homeschool classes. Fee and/or membership required.
Phenomenal Flips Gymanstics - Offers regular classes in gymnastics and cheerleading and daytime homeschool classes in Lansing. Call for fees and schedule.
Red Cedar Gymnastics - Offers regular classes in gymnastics and cheerleading and "open gym" times. Call for fees and schedule.
Lansing Parks and Recreation - View current list of activities
Delta Township Parks and Recreation - View current list of activities
East Lansing Parks and Recreation - View current list of activities
Meridian Township Parks and Recreation - View current list of activities
Fenner Nature Center - View current list of activities
Woldumar Nature Center - View current list of activities
Lansing Area Homeschool Athletic Association - View list of activities and opportunities
YMCA of Greater Lansing - view activities for all area locations
CHESS homeschool organization - Requires membership approval including fees, volunteer requirements, and ability to sign a form stating adherance to religious tenants. Note that these tenants EXCLUDE the views of non-Christian faiths (Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, etc.) and many Catholic and Protestant believers.
Lansing Symphony Orchestra - Youth and Teen outreach and education program offers free and low cost events.
Lansing Concert Band - View concert schedule
Meridian Community Band - View concert schedule
Wharton Center - Educational programs available at no or low cost
MSU Abrams Planetarium - View current schedule of regular and homeschool programs
National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory at MSU - Outreach and education programs available
Center for Sensor Materials at MSU - Outreach and education programs available
Packaged programs and tours at MSU - Various programs available. Can sign up for email notifications.