Welcome to Macaroni Kid Thornton-Northglenn-Brighton-E. Westminster!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Thornton-Northglenn-Brighton-E. Westminster!

Are your kiddos back to school yet? Mine have less than one week of freedom left. The middle schooler is definitely excited...and I think the 3rd grader is excited, too, but not in an over-the-top way like his big brother. ...

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Coping with Back to School Anxiety

Coping with Back to School Anxiety

It's hard to believe it's already that time of year again, and we're talking about s-c-h-o-o-l! For some kids it's a happy time. They get to be reunited with their friends and they get to move up a grade and ...

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Explode Soda with Mentos

Looking for a fun, yet educational, science project? We have one for you! This simple science experiment will show your children an exploding example of chemical reactions - right in your backyard! Plus, it is quick and easy with little ...

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Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Didn't make it to South America this year to watch the summer games? Don't worry, you can host your own games at your favorite playground, field or backyard. Don't forget to follow playground rules, be aware of other families using ...

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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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GIVEAWAY ~ Day Out With Thomas™: The Ready, Set, Go Tour 2016

GIVEAWAY ~ Day Out With Thomas™: The Ready, Set, Go Tour 2016

THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE™ TO VISIT GOLDEN, COLORADO ON SEPTEMBER 10-11, 17-18 and 24-25, 2016Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to team up with him for a day of family fun at Day Out with Thomas: ...

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Free Entrance Days at Our National Parks

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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SCFD Free Days at Your Favorite Venues

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 2016 to some of our area's most popular family destinations. Mark your calendar ...

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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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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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Family-Friendly Colorado Festivals: July - December

Family-Friendly Colorado Festivals: July - December

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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Anythink Libraries Bookmobile Schedule ~ Anythink in Motion

Anythink Libraries Bookmobile Schedule ~ Anythink in Motion

Visit the Anythink website or call 303.288.2018 for schedule changes or weather closures. Wednesday 9:30-10:30 am • KING SOOPERS 15051 E. 104th Ave. Commerce City, CO 80022 10:45 am-12 pm • REUNION RECREATION CENTER 17410 E. Parkside Dr. N. Commerce ...

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Kids' Meal Deals in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

Kids' Meal Deals in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

Most of these deals require the purchase of an adult entree. We recommend you call ahead to confirm, as restaurants can change nights/offers/details at any time. Please EMAIL ME if you know of any errors or omissions. MONDAYS ~Buffalo Wild ...

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Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton Parks and Trails

Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton Parks and Trails

Thornton parksThornton trails Thornton Skate ParkCarpenter Park and Open Space, Thornton Northglenn TrailsNorthglenn Parks & Greenway Trail System brochure/map Brighton parksBrighton city parks map Brighton Trails - quick reference Brighton Open Space, Gardens, & Park/Community TrailsBarr Lake State Park, BrightonRocky ...

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Libraries in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton, E. Westminster

Libraries in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton, E. Westminster

Anythink Brighton 327 E. Bridge St, Brighton303.405.3230 Anythink Huron Street9417 Huron Street, Thornton303.452.7534 Anythink York Street 8990 York St., Thornton303.405.3234 Anythink Wright Farms 5877 E. 120th Ave., Thornton303.405.3200 Westminster Public Libraries 3705 West 112th Avenue, Westminster, CO 80031 303.658.2601 7392 ...

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How to Get the Most Out of Macaroni Kid

How to Get the Most Out of Macaroni Kid

MKTNB is your source for all the scoop on kid activities and family fun (and sometimes stuff just for parents) in the Thornton/Northglenn, Brighton area of Colorado. We are here for Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton, and eastern Westminster area moms and ...

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