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A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: SEPTEMBER 17, 2014

A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: SEPTEMBER 17, 2014

Congratulations to Ellie B. of Parker, who won a $25 Gift Card to the local business of her choice just for taking a few minutes to fill out our 2014 Reader Survey. We're drawing two more winners (this weekend and ...

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MACARONI MATTERS: TAKE OUR 2014 READER SURVEY

MACARONI MATTERS: TAKE OUR 2014 READER SURVEY

Every year, we ask YOU what you need and want out of Macaroni Kid Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock-Lone Tree! We always strive to bring you the best articles, information, entertainment, calendar listings, giveaways, and more. But there is always room for ...

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GREAT PLAY: AN INTERACTIVE GYM FOR YOUR KIDS

GREAT PLAY: AN INTERACTIVE GYM FOR YOUR KIDS

At Great Play of Highlands Ranch, we make it FUN for children to develop motor skills, sport skills, fitness and coordination. Great Play's programs, each based on our unique and comprehensive approach to youth physical development, give children a dramatically ...

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MACARONI KID 2014 WORK FROM HOME GUIDE

MACARONI KID 2014 WORK FROM HOME GUIDE

Now that the kids have gone back to school, it's a great time for stay-at-home moms to explore ways to increase the family income. There are so many companies that will allow you to work from home, spend more time ...

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LET'S T-A-L-K ABOUT THE SCHOOL DAY!

LET'S T-A-L-K ABOUT THE SCHOOL DAY!

It may be just a few weeks into the school year, but you've probably already had a conversation like this transpire in your home.You: How was your day at school?Your child: Fine.(Awkward pause)You: What did you learn today?Your child: Nothing.(Another ...

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THE IMPORTANCE OF EATING DINNER TOGETHER

THE IMPORTANCE OF EATING DINNER TOGETHER

How often does your family eat together? For many families, dinners on the run due to busy schedules have replaced the act of sitting down at the family dinner table and enjoying a meal together. But consider this: Statistics show ...

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SEPTEMBER IS CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

SEPTEMBER IS CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

When September rolls around, I look like any other haggled parent standing in the checkout with three kids. The shopping cart is filled with packs of pencils, note paper, crayons, markers and tissues."Why do we need to buy tissues for ...

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YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY BEGINS THIS FALL

YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY BEGINS THIS FALL

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) is an innovative program that transforms local middle and high school students into real entrepreneurial successes. YEA! is excited to begin its third year in Douglas County, taking students through the process of starting and ...

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SEPTEMBER 19 IS "TALK LIKE A PIRATE" DAY

SEPTEMBER 19 IS "TALK LIKE A PIRATE" DAY

Avast, me hearties! September 19 is International Talk Like A Pirate Day, and we've got 10 great ideas to help you celebrate that require hardly any planning at all!1.) Learn a few simple pirate phrases and use them often throughout ...

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KIDS LOVE LOCAL EVENT ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

KIDS LOVE LOCAL EVENT ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

KIDS LOVE LOCAL! Whole Foods Market 9366 S. Colorado Blvd., Highlands Ranch, 80126 Saturday, September 20, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Your Mini Macaronis are back in school and extracurricular activities, which means your afternoons and evenings have probably ...

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LIBRARY STORYTIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND LOCAL GUIDES

LIBRARY STORYTIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND LOCAL GUIDES

Click on any icon below to find a local resource guide full of information or more information on a fabulous local business! If you are a local business that would like to reach more than 6,800 parents in Douglas County, ...

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CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS: JOIN OUR GUIDE!

CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS: JOIN OUR GUIDE!

Do you have your own Photography Business? Or do you have a favorite photographer that you go to time and time again for that perfect Holiday photo of the family? If so, we'd like to hear from you! The Holidays ...

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MACARONI ADVENTURE: FERRARA'S HAPPY APPLE FARM

MACARONI ADVENTURE: FERRARA'S HAPPY APPLE FARM

Want to create some great memories and start a new fall tradition? Plan an apple-picking adventure!Ferrara's Happy Apple Farm is a pick-your-own produce farm with 14 varieties of apples, pears, and pumpkins (they also have blackberries, raspberries, and gooseberries in ...

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MACARONI RECIPE: APPLESAUCE MUFFINS

MACARONI RECIPE: APPLESAUCE MUFFINS

Berry season is coming to an end, but don't fret ... apple season is here! Apples are high in pectin, a soluble fiber that lowers blood pressure and glucose levels, and can even lower the "bad" cholesterol in the body. ...

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UPCOMING 5K RACES, BIKE RIDES, MARATHONS, AND MORE

UPCOMING 5K RACES, BIKE RIDES, MARATHONS, AND MORE

Know about a race in Douglas County not listed here? Send an email to [email protected] or use our Submit an Event form.10th Annual Wag'n TrailSaturday, September 20 at 8:00 AMGlendale Farm Open Space, 12300 Frontage Rd., Castle RockNo fee to ...

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ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

Macaroni Kid Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock- Lone Tree is YOUR source for all the kid activities and family fun in Douglas County, CO. We offer you all the best events and family fun with a weekly newsletter, calendar, articles, giveaways, and ...

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