If you have school-aged kids, next week is spring break. My kids are going up north to Grandma and Grandpa's, so I'm off the hook! But if you have pre-teens and tweens hanging around the house all week and bored off their gourds, here's a helpful list of things to do next week!

From Meijer Gardens Butterfly Exhibit to bounce house heaven at the DeltaPlex, there's all kinds of stuff to do on Spring Break, and most of it won't break the bank either! With gas now $72 dollars a gallon, sticking around West Michigan will be a popular Spring Break destination.

Here's a great list from Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk @ mlive.com on what to do with the kiddo's next week.
"Spring Break is coming, and here are some ideas on what to do in Grand Rapids area"

and here's GRNow's list for the start of Spring Break "GRNow Weekly Preview March 26-April 1, 2012