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Babies and Teens and In-Betweens!
A cozy independent medical home where kids come first
1442 South A Street • Springfield, OR 97477     Tel: 541-726-4100 • Fax: 541-726-4900
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Are you looking for fun things to do with your kids? Being a kid in Oregon is a great thing! We get to know a lot of kids as experienced pediatricians in Eugene, Oregon, and we’re always on the look-out for GREAT things to do, and all within a half-day drive! Check out our growing list of ideas, and get going!

Some of these activities are in Eugene-Springfield, and some are in the greater Oregon area.

Rose Children's Theater
  • Rose Children's Theater
    Rose Children's Theatre is a nonprofit community organization providing a variety of theatre opportunities, including acting classes and internships, for youth, their families, and adults. Help to support this great local organization!

Saturday Market (Eugene)
  • Saturday Market (Eugene)
    Opening again for 2009 on April 4th, the Eugene Saturday Market is great fun for kids and families, with tons of interesting booths and foods, and a farmer's market where your kids can pick out their own fresh fruits and vegetables (and even plant starts to grow their own garden!).

Science Factory
  • Science Factory
    The Science Factory Children's Museum & Planetarium is a member of the Association of Science and Technology Centers and the Northwest Association of Youth Museums. The museum is 10,000 square feet including the planetarium, classroom, computer laboratory, exhibit hall and meeting space. Situated in Alton Baker Park on over 4.35 acres of property, the Science Factory affords a wonderful opportunity for combining outdoor environs to its overall visit experience

Sea Lion Caves
  • Sea Lion Caves
    Sea Lion Caves is nature's home for wild sea lions and a variety of sea birds, located 11 miles North of Florence on the Oregon Coast.

Sisters, Oregon
  • Sisters, Oregon
    Two hours' drive from Eugene-Springfield, Sisters, Oregon is a fantastic place to visit for kids and families. Filled with fun shops and museums in a high desert and wild west setting, Sisters is sure to hold your kids' interest. Be sure to take them out to lunch at Bronco Billy's, an original Old West saloon, and bring the camera to take pictures of the kids in the Sisters "jail"!

Splash! Indoor Water Park
  • Splash! Indoor Water Park
    Come to Splash! for a romp in the waves, a slip down the slide, a dunk at the water basketball hoop and more. Enjoy water exercise, splashing in the kiddie pool and relaxing in the adult spa. Convenient family changing rooms, concessions and a sundeck make for an outing sure to please the whole family

Visit Oregon's State Capitol in Salem
  • Visit Oregon's State Capitol in Salem
    Just one hour north of Eugene-Springfield, Oregon's State Capitol Building in Salem brings history alive for children. Make a day trip of visiting the Capitol, and A.C. Gilbert's Children's Museum in Salem!

West Coast Game Park
  • West Coast Game Park
    Experience West Coast Game Park, the original walk thru Safari, where visitors meet, pet, film, and walk among hundreds of FREE roaming wildlife. The park was established in 1968.

    Pet a cub, a pup or kit, enjoy and meet the many and varied species of youngsters presented by park attendants for an extra special, visitor interaction with nature's wildlife.

Wildlife Safari
  • Wildlife Safari
    Wildlife Safari is a fun-filled family destination where you can view over 500 animals in their natural habitat, roaming freely as they do in the wild! Visitors to the park drive through a 4.5 mile trek to see animals from Africa, Asia and the America’s. This unique setting offers many opportunities to get up close and personal with animals large and small.

    Safari Village is home to unique animals, a petting zoo, beautiful gardens, the Casbah Gift Shop, Safari Village Cafe' and White Rhino Event Center.

Willamette Pass
  • Willamette Pass
    Tubing, sledding, skiing, hiking, showshoeing, cross-country skiing, eating, and just plain ol' playing in the snow...Willamette Pass has it all for your family's winter fun!

1442 South A Street • Springfield, OR 97477     Tel: 541-726-4100 • Fax: 541-726-4900