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!! Mom-guilt. It is a wonderful thing, isn't it? Okay, not so much. It sucks. And it tends to happen to a lot of us during ...

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It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village

I am a big fan of the "it takes a village" thought of raising children. Not that I am going to send my son out in public unattended so he can bore the masses with his complex math equations and ...

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Celebrate Independence Day!

Celebrate Independence Day!

Are you ready to celebrate 4th of July? And I don't mean by listening to your neighbor's illegal fireworks booming all night long, I am talking about the beautiful professional displays where you can't help but smile as your little ...

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Create a Boredom Buster Jar!

Create a Boredom Buster Jar!

Summer is here! Are you ready? Join Macaroni Kid in a fun summer long video series with easy crafts to help you and your kids beat the summer boredom blues. Video #1: Boredom Buster Jar What you'll need: Mason jar ...

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Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Start an annual tradition when you whip up a batch of these Yummy Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookies for July 4th! They are great for picnics, family treats or midnight snacks and, best of all, they are easy to ...

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The No-Bake Summer Secret

The No-Bake Summer Secret

Sweet summer fun is about to begin! The endless pool parties, picnics, backyard BBQ's and, of course, a summer birthday party or two. It may be summer, but the year round question remains the same: “What can I bring to ...

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Summer Bucket List

Summer Bucket List

Just a few short days until it is officially summer! We all know how quickly the time flies during this carefree and relaxed time of the year, and before we know it we will be buying backpacks and pulling out ...

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Summer Concert Series

Summer Concert Series

Bring a blanket and find a spot on the lawn for the city of Aurora's 28th annual Banks in Harmony summer concert series featuring a variety of music from pop to big band swing. Concerts run from 6:30 to 8 ...

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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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FAMILY-FRIENDLY FESTIVALS THROUGHOUT COLORADO

FAMILY-FRIENDLY FESTIVALS THROUGHOUT COLORADO

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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2015 Summer Camp Guide

2015 Summer Camp Guide

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Aurora's Summer Camp Guide! Browse the listings below to find the perfect place for your children to spend their summers learning and having fun! Click on the name of the camp to be taken directly to ...

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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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Favorite Mexican Restaurants in South Denver

Favorite Mexican Restaurants in South Denver

As many folks around the country get ready to celebrate Cinco de Mayo on May 5th, we at Macaroni Kid thought it would be a great opportunity to share some of the fantastic Mexican restaurants in the South Denver area ...

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FREE DAYS 2015

FREE DAYS 2015

Colorado residents can enjoy FREE DAYS at some of our area's most popular destinations, thanks to SCFD funding and corporate sponsorship and the National Forest Service. Mark your calendar for some fun family adventures!Note, this list was created by visiting ...

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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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