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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Thornton-Northglenn-Brighton!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Thornton-Northglenn-Brighton!

Well, July is in full swing. I hope you all enjoyed the July 4th weekend! We have had some HOT weather recently, and I love it. How about you - do you soak up summer or wish for winter? We ...

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Welcome to the Dog Days of Summer!

Welcome to the Dog Days of Summer!

Q: What do you call a dog on the beach in summer? A: A hot dog!In most parts of the country, we are in the midst of the hottest days of the season, often times called The Dog Days of ...

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Farmers' Markets in and around Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

Farmers' Markets in and around Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

I've done my best to check everything for accuracy, but keep in mind that days, times, and locations are subject to change. If you know of any other nearby farmers' markets, please email me. ✿ Markets in Brighton, Northglenn, Westminster, ...

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An RV Vacation with your Family

An RV Vacation with your Family

For most families, a summer vacation is a week of fun and excitement, but sometimes planning for one financially is not always an easy task. My husband and I decided to take our family of five on an RV vacation ...

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Bring the Beach to You with Sandcastle Art

Bring the Beach to You with Sandcastle Art

Dreaming of the beach and building sandcastles as a family? Even if you don't live near the beach, you can recreate that beach feeling and the fun of building sandcastles with this project!What you need: A large flat rock (You ...

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Macaroni Review ~ Colorado Renaissance Festival

Macaroni Review ~ Colorado Renaissance Festival

[Thanks to Cari, the new MK Commerce City Publisher, for providing this review for us!] Last weekend we had the pleasure of heading to Larkspur to check out the Renaissance Festival. We have only lived in Colorado for a few ...

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Homemade Ice Cream in a Baggie

Homemade Ice Cream in a Baggie

Looking for a cool treat on a hot summer day? Let your kids use a little muscle to make their own ice cream. You can even turn this into a science lesson and talk about physical changes of the ingredients ...

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Five Fun Family Indoor Ideas to Beat the Heat

Five Fun Family Indoor Ideas to Beat the Heat

When the scorch of summer is showing its teeth, chances are staying inside in the comfort of air conditioning is the best alternative. For families, being holed up together indoors can sometimes leave you with limited space and in need ...

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PLAN AHEAD For These Upcoming Events

PLAN AHEAD For These Upcoming Events

Colorado Dragon Boat Festival - Sat. 7/19-Sun. 7/20Denver (Sloan's Lake) ~ All ages Buffalo Bill Days - Wed. 7/23-Sun. 7/27Golden ~ All ages Adams County Fair - Wed. 7/30-Sun. 8/3Brighton/Henderson ~ All agesBoulder County Fair - Fri. 8/1-Sun. 8/10Longmont ~ ...

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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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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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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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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 9-10 am • LANDMARK ACADEMY 10566 Memphis St. Commerce City, CO 80022 10:15-11:30 am • REUNION RECREATION CENTER 17410 E. Parkside Dr. N. Commerce City, CO ...

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Libraries in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

Libraries in Thornton, Northglenn, Brighton

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

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Other Local and National Macaroni Kid Publications

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