A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: AUGUST 26, 2015

A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: AUGUST 26, 2015

The whirlwind of back-to-school is settling down and the weather couldn't be better! There are so many fun and exciting events and activities coming up and we want you to have your funnest (yeah, it's totally a word) month of ...

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MOM'S NIGHT OUT: PAINTING, WINE, & FUN ON SEPTEMBER 10

MOM'S NIGHT OUT: PAINTING, WINE, & FUN ON SEPTEMBER 10

MACARONI KID MOM'S NIGHT OUT!Painting with a Twist 7600 E. Park Meadows Dr., Lone Tree Thursday, September 10 at 6:00 PM BUY TICKETS! Join Macaroni Kid Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock-Lone Tree for our first Mom's Night Out Event at Painting with ...

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10 THINGS TO DO IN THE CARPOOL PICKUP LINE

10 THINGS TO DO IN THE CARPOOL PICKUP LINE

Almost every parent I know feels like there aren't enough hours in the day to finish the to-do list. If you pick up your kids from school, chances are you are spending 20-45 minutes sitting in the carpool pick up ...

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MAKE THE BACK TO SCHOOL SEASON A BREEZE

MAKE THE BACK TO SCHOOL SEASON A BREEZE

August has arrived, which means that summer will soon draw to a close and you'll say goodbye to endless pool days, beach picnics, and the kids being home all day long. While you're more than happy to trade in the ...

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BABYSITTER-WORTHY EVENTS FOR SEPTEMBER

BABYSITTER-WORTHY EVENTS FOR SEPTEMBER

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!Date night can ...

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DCL LAUNCHES THE 2ND ANNUAL DOUGLAS COUNTY BREW TOUR

DCL LAUNCHES THE 2ND ANNUAL DOUGLAS COUNTY BREW TOUR

This September, Douglas County Libraries (DCL) will host the second annual Great Douglas County Brew Tour, partnering with Douglas County craft breweries to promote the products and hospitality of local businesses, and to invite people to experience their public libraries ...

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SENSORY FRIENDLY THEATER AT LONE TREE ARTS CENTER

SENSORY FRIENDLY THEATER AT LONE TREE ARTS CENTER

SF Family Tree is a series designed to present live theater performances in a relaxed, sensory-friendly way. Performers will modify shows to ensure there are no startling noises or visually over-stimulating components. The Lone Tree Arts Center team keeps sound ...

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REMAINING 2015 SCFD FREE DAYS AT YOUR FAVORITE VENUES

REMAINING 2015 SCFD FREE DAYS AT YOUR FAVORITE VENUES

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 2015 to some of our area's most popular family destinations. Mark your calendar ...

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2015 MACARONI KID AWESOME BIRTHDAY PARTY DIRECTORY

2015 MACARONI KID AWESOME BIRTHDAY PARTY DIRECTORY

Planning a party? Whether it's a birthday, baby shower, or holiday bash, our 2015 Birthday Party Directory is a great place to get started. We've got dozens of local businesses that want to help make your celebration one to remember ...

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WIN FOUR TICKETS TO DAY OUT WITH THOMAS®

WIN FOUR TICKETS TO DAY OUT WITH THOMAS®

DAY OUT WITH THOMAS®: The Celebration Tour 2015 September 12-13, 19-20, & 26-27 Colorado Railroad Museum CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE Thomas the Tank Engine™ is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas®: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families ...

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GET ACTIVE! UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, AND RIDES

GET ACTIVE! UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, AND RIDES

Know about a race in Douglas County not listed here? Send an email to kyriec@macaronikid.com or use our Submit an Event form.Denver Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for LifeSaturday, August 29 at 7:00 AMRock Wood Fired Pizza, Highlands RanchRegistration: $25 with a ...

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LOCAL STORY TIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND HELPFUL GUIDES

LOCAL STORY TIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND HELPFUL GUIDES

Click on any icon below to find a local resource guide full of information!

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BACK-TO-SCHOOL ARTICLES FROM OUR ARCHIVES

BACK-TO-SCHOOL ARTICLES FROM OUR ARCHIVES

In case you missed these articles the first time around, here's a compilation of some readers' favorites centered around back to school! Want even more ideas? Visit our School Days, Power Breakfasts, and Lunchboxes & Love Notes (tons of printables!) ...

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NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE LIBRARIAN TO WIN $5,000!

NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE LIBRARIAN TO WIN $5,000!

Nominate your librarian for the 2015 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award. Ten winners will receive $5,000! Nominations are open through September 28, 2015.Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. ...

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MACARONI CRAFT: MAKE A "HAND"SOME GOLDFISH

MACARONI CRAFT: MAKE A "HAND"SOME GOLDFISH

Craft projects that incorporate your child's hands or feet are such great ways to document growth over the years. Not only that, but the results are always adorable!This "hand"some fish in a bowl incorporates a few unique 3D elements, making ...

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MACARONI RECIPE: NO BAKE CHOCOLATE CHIP GRANOLA BARS

MACARONI RECIPE: NO BAKE CHOCOLATE CHIP GRANOLA BARS

Here is a quick and simple granola bar recipe you can do with the kids. Mine gobble these up ... so much, in fact, that I now have to double the recipe each time I make them!No Bake Chocolate Chip ...

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KIDS SKI FREE AT VAIL RESORTS FOR 2015-2016 SEASON

KIDS SKI FREE AT VAIL RESORTS FOR 2015-2016 SEASON

An experience of a lifetime in the Rocky Mountains is more accessible than ever before for Colorado kids! Registration is reopened for Vail Resorts' popular Epic SchoolKids, a new program offering FREE skiing and riding for the 2015-2016 winter ski ...

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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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