**Giveaway** Thomas The Tank Engine at Strasburg Rail Road

**Giveaway** Thomas The Tank Engine at Strasburg Rail Road

Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends®is kicking off summer with its Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour at the Strasburg Rail Roadbeginning June 18, 2016. This fun-filled event offers little engineers and ...

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Local Events Can Help You to Honor Memorial Day with Your Children

Local Events Can Help You to Honor Memorial Day with Your Children

Teaching the meaning of Memorial Day to your children can be tricky. It's easy to get lost in the rush of picnics, parades and fun during what many see as the unofficial start to summer. However, communities all around the ...

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Make it Easy for Little Hands to Play Card Games

Make it Easy for Little Hands to Play Card Games

My kids love to play card games like Go Fish, Rummy, and Uno. But their little hands have trouble holding the cards so that they can see what they have, and not show everyone else! This 1-minute, 1-dollar solution has ...

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Giveaways Galore!

Giveaways Galore!

We had a great time with our pirates & mermaids at the Summer Fun Party this past weekend. Check out the photo album of pictures on our Facebook page of all the fun we had! Thank you to everyone who ...

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Non-Profit of the Month: Pottstown No Excuse Mom Group

The No Excuse Mom Group is a premier project funded under the 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Fitness Without Borders. NEM is a group of moms focused on growing healthily, connecting our community, leading our youth and supporting each other. We have free ...

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World Passport Summer Reading Program

World Passport Summer Reading Program

Reading over the summer is critical for maintaining and expanding the intellectual development of children of all ages. Research shows access to a variety of books is an important factor when it comes to keeping kids' minds sharp over the ...

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5 Things to Check Before You Change Your Skincare Routine...Again

5 Things to Check Before You Change Your Skincare Routine...Again

Have you ever developed a skincare routine for yourself that worked great but then for some reason your skin wouldn't respond to it anymore? You thought your plan was great but then your skin doesn't seem as smooth as it ...

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Review: *NEW* Agua Fresca Juice from Santa Cruz Organic

Review: *NEW* Agua Fresca Juice from Santa Cruz Organic

I try to limit the amount of soda my family drinks, but even I get bored with plain water, so I try to find healthy alternatives. When I was introduced to Santa Cruz Organic's new Agua Fresca Juices, I was ...

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End-of-the-Year Teacher Gift Ideas

End-of-the-Year Teacher Gift Ideas

The end of the school year often means giving gifts to the teachers who have supported and nurtured our children for the whole school year. Here are a couple of fun gift ideas that are useful and frugal. (I bought ...

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Keep Little Hands Clean and get a Six Flags® Kids Ticket Offer!

Keep Little Hands Clean and get a Six Flags® Kids Ticket Offer!

Summer is full of adventure -; climbing trees, building sand castles, hiking, biking, and fun! Making messes and touching everything is a normal part of childhood! After all the fun and exploring, we as parents need a quick way to ...

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Breakfast Helps Fuel Greatness Nationwide

Breakfast Helps Fuel Greatness Nationwide

Mornings can be hard but don't worry—I might have the answer. When it comes to my family, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Between the hustle and bustle of getting out the door in the morning, over-sleeping, ...

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Career Corner: Meet Heather Adams, Executive Director of BCTV

Career Corner: Meet Heather Adams, Executive Director of BCTV

As a teen (and even as an adult sometimes), it is hard to decide what you want your career to be, especially when you don't even know the thousands of options that are out there. Macaroni Kid Reading is proud ...

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Kids Eat Free, Meal Deals & Family Nights at Berks County Restaurants

Kids Eat Free, Meal Deals & Family Nights at Berks County Restaurants

**IMPORTANT** Macaroni Kid has made every attempt to make sure all information is complete and correct, but we strongly suggest you verify information with the restaurant before ordering.Daily:Hoss's121 South Centre AvenueLeesport, PA 19533*Kids 5 and under eat free at the ...

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Local Storytimes & Other Recurring Weekly Events for Kids & Adults

Local Storytimes & Other Recurring Weekly Events for Kids & Adults

Here you will find a list of events that occur every week. Topics may change, but the event itself remains the same. Please email jenniferschorr@macaronikid.com if you know of other local events that occur each week.MONDAYSStorytime with Miss LisaWhere: Boone ...

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Get the Most Out of Your Newsletter

Get the Most Out of Your Newsletter

I have welcomed many new subscribers over the last few months, and I want to make sure you are all going to get the most out of your Macaroni Kid subscription. It's a great newsletter, and I hope you enjoy ...

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Work from Home Guide

Work from Home Guide

Don't fret if you missed last week's newsletter featuring many Work from Home opportunities. We will be featuring them all right here all month long. Don't forget that many of them have giveaways or specials just for Macaroni Kid readers, ...

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Voting Now Open for the 2016 Gold Daisy Awards

Voting Now Open for the 2016 Gold Daisy Awards

Thank you to everyone who took the time to nominate their favorite local businesses, and congratulations to all the businesses who have made it through to the official voting ballot! we've narrowed the list down to the top 3 businesses ...

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Macaroni Kid Reading 2016 Giveaway Winners

Macaroni Kid Reading 2016 Giveaway Winners

Thanks to the anonymous suggestion that was made in this year's Macaroni Kid Reading Survey, here is a list of this year's winners. Congratulations to all our winners!Karate Kid - Deborah K.Daniel Tiger - Laura D.Harlem Globetrotters - Kelli G.Jason ...

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Berks County Summer Camp Guide

Berks County Summer Camp Guide

Click on any of the camp names below to learn more about the summer camps they offer.Eclipse Equines Pony and Horse Camp - Come spend a week riding and learning all about horses and ponies with other kids that love ...

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