A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: DECEMBER 7-13, 2016

A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: DECEMBER 7-13, 2016

Oh what fun it is to live in Douglas County! This week's newsletter has so much local fun inside, from festive holiday events to winter camps and classes plus an awesome giveaway for your whole family!Here's your SNEAK PEEK at ...

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2016 MAC KID HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: IDEAS FOR AGES 0-18

2016 MAC KID HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: IDEAS FOR AGES 0-18

I love finding the perfect gift for everyone on our list — but especially the kids! Finding the perfect book, creative toy, or experience for each of our children, cousins, or friends for the holidays makes my day! At the ...

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TIMBUK TOYS' TOP TOY PICKS FOR GIFTS AND HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

TIMBUK TOYS' TOP TOY PICKS FOR GIFTS AND HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

Timbuk Toys is your one-stop shop for award-winning toys for kids of all ages! Stop in at Timbuk Toys in the Highlands Ranch Town Center and talk to Brandie, the store manager, and her team of Toy Experts to find ...

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FESTIVE HOLIDAY EVENTS AT CU SOUTH DENVER

FESTIVE HOLIDAY EVENTS AT CU SOUTH DENVER

CU South Denver is your family's destination for fun this holiday season with Santa, movies, and more. December is a great time to visit the museum. The calendar is filled with festive fun for all, including the opportunity for adults ...

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WINTER CAMPS & CLASSES FOR ALL AGES WITH PARKER ARTS

WINTER CAMPS & CLASSES FOR ALL AGES WITH PARKER ARTS

Make the most of your family's time indoors with a camp or class through Parker Arts over Winter Break and beyond. The Town of Parker's Cultural Department offers a wide variety of educational programming and entertainment for every member of ...

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LANGUAGE IMMERSION CHARTER SCHOOL NOW ENROLLING

LANGUAGE IMMERSION CHARTER SCHOOL NOW ENROLLING

Global Village Academy Douglas County is a Kindergarten-7th grade, tuition-free language immersion charter school in Parker and is now enrolling for the 2017-18 school year. GVA DC offers FREE Full Day Kindergarten and every child learns a new language in ...

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PORTABLE NORTH POLE BRINGS CHRISTMAS MAGIC TO LIFE

PORTABLE NORTH POLE BRINGS CHRISTMAS MAGIC TO LIFE

Portable North Pole 2016 (PNP) brings the magic of Christmas to life with personalized video messages and calls directly from Santa to give children and grown-ups a glimpse into the enchanting North Pole village. As the #1 mobile Santa app, ...

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A HOLIDAY LETTER "FROM" A CHILD WITH AUTISM

A HOLIDAY LETTER "FROM" A CHILD WITH AUTISM

Hi Everyone,I know that we will be visiting each other soon and I thought this would be a helpful note for you to have.A lot of you know that I sometimes do things differently, and it can really make my ...

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BABYSITTER-WORTHY EVENTS FOR DECEMBER

BABYSITTER-WORTHY EVENTS FOR DECEMBER

Can you remember the last time you and your mate had a Date Night? How about a night out with friends? Being a parent is rewarding and fulfilling, but having "me" time or "us" time is important too. Ultimately, happy ...

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WIN FOUR UNLIMITED PASSES TO BOONDOCKS FOOD & FUN PARKER

WIN FOUR UNLIMITED PASSES TO BOONDOCKS FOOD & FUN PARKER

Interested in making this New Year's Eve one to remember for a lifetime? Head to the NEW Boondocks Food & Fun in Parker for daytime or nighttime fun!Noon Year's EvePlan now to attend the 1st Annual Noon Year's Eve Party ...

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STORY TIMES, KIDS EAT FREE (OR CHEAP), & HELPFUL GUIDES

STORY TIMES, KIDS EAT FREE (OR CHEAP), & HELPFUL GUIDES

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50+ CRAFTS & RECIPES TO MAKE THE SEASON BRIGHT & MERRY

50+ CRAFTS & RECIPES TO MAKE THE SEASON BRIGHT & MERRY

The anticipation that precedes a holiday or event can be as fun as the celebration itself! Build the excitement as you prepare for winter and the upcoming holidays with a fun craft or seasonal recipe. Here are some of our ...

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MACARONI CRAFT: SALT DOUGH ORNAMENT

MACARONI CRAFT: SALT DOUGH ORNAMENT

Every year I like to make a Salt Dough Ornament with my kids and hang it on the tree. This is such a simple craft to do with your kids and can make great gifts for grandparents or a gift ...

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MACARONI RECIPE: DO YOU WANT TO BUILD A SNOWMAN CUPCAKES

MACARONI RECIPE: DO YOU WANT TO BUILD A SNOWMAN CUPCAKES

Winter is not complete until you make at least one snowman. This one is easy to make and won't melt indoors! Kiddos will enjoy helping to create and — of course — eat this fun, edible craft!Snowman Cupcakes 24 cupcakes ...

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UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, & RIDES IN OR NEAR DOUGLAS COUNTY

UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, & RIDES IN OR NEAR DOUGLAS COUNTY

Know about a race in Douglas County not listed here? Send an email to kyriec@macaronikid.com or use our Submit an Event form.Resolution Run 5KSaturday, December 31 at 10:00 AMFestival Park, 300 Second St., Castle RockRegistration: $30 in advance; $35 day ...

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ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

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