A Note From Your Publisher

A Note From Your Publisher

CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL EVENTS AND ARTICLES ONLINEFREE DAYS AND FESTIVAL ARTICLES ARE UPDATED!! Many people have told me that the older my children get, the happier I will become to see the summer come to an end. Well, ...

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Cherry Blossom Tree

Cherry Blossom Tree

What you need: Paper lunch bag Pink tissue paper (we used light and dark pink) Stuffing (newspaper, etc) Other supplies: Green crayon, marker or colored pencil Scissors Glue What you do: 1. Color the bottom 1/4-1/3 of the bag green. ...

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DIY Back To School Wreath

DIY Back To School Wreath

How is it possible that we are already getting ready for school?! Make the start of a new school year a celebration by picking up a few extra school supplies to make a fun “Back to School” wreath. This will ...

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Friendship 101

Friendship 101

When I was a kid, I had a hard time making friends. I was always made fun of because of my height (I am 6'3" now, so I was always really tall in school.) and didn't really make a lot ...

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Pack a Smile for Lunch!

Pack a Smile for Lunch!

Your child will look forward to lunchtime when there is a special note packed with their sandwich! Whether on a napkin, written on a banana, a post-it note, or the sandwich bag, these little notes give a boost of encouragement ...

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Two-Minute Cinnamon Rolls

Two-Minute Cinnamon Rolls

What you need: 1 package refrigerated cinnamon rolls Waffle iron Cooking spray What you do: Plug in your waffle iron. Once it's heated up, spray top and bottom with cooking spray and place 4 raw cinnamon rolls on the waffle ...

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Ongoing & special events

Ongoing & special events

MONDAYS MOOREHEAD REC CENTER Young visitors can play games with their friends, use the public computer, play sports in the half-court gymnasium, or just hang out in a safe venue. Moorhead offers a variety fitness classes and fun activities each ...

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KIDS EAT FREE! (OR CHEAP!)

KIDS EAT FREE! (OR CHEAP!)

Below is a list of restaurants throughout Aurora where kids eat free or cheap! All of them informed me that kids eat free with the purchase on an adult meal. These offers can change without notice, so please call the ...

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2016 BLOCKBUSTERS, FAMILY FILMS, AND DON'T MISS MOVIES

2016 BLOCKBUSTERS, FAMILY FILMS, AND DON'T MISS MOVIES

If you are a family of cinephiles, this year's lineup of movie releases is sure to thrill you!JanuaryNorm of the North • PG (Animated Comedy) Norm, a polar bear, and his three buddies are forced out into the world when ...

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Storytimes!

Storytimes!

Locations listed on the bottom. If you know of a storytime not listed, please email Vicki at vickil@macaronikid.com.SUNDAY: MONDAY: 9:15a.m-Baby Storytime at Smoky Hill Library Baby Storytimes introduce the sounds and rhythms of language to our youngest library users ages ...

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2016 Denver Free Days

2016 Denver Free Days

Colorado residents can enjoy FREE DAYS at some of our area's most popular destinations, thanks to SCFD funding and corporate sponsorship. Following are the free days for 2016 to some of our area's most popular family destinations. Mark your calendar ...

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2016 FREE ENTRANCE DAYS AT OUR NATIONAL PARKS

2016 FREE ENTRANCE DAYS AT OUR NATIONAL PARKS

The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and they want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in 2016, all National Park Service sites that usually charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone.The ...

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FAMILY-FRIENDLY COLORADO FESTIVALS: JANUARY - JUNE

FAMILY-FRIENDLY COLORADO FESTIVALS: JANUARY - JUNE

A number of festivals, fairs, and seasonal events take place each year around Colorado. If you're looking to take a staycation (or 12) this year, here's a good place to start! Find one that interests you and click on the ...

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