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A Note From Your Publishers

A Note From Your Publishers

Hello Everyone!We had a great time at the Toy Party on Friday, and we hope the many families who were there also had fun! As promised we have highlighted some of the great toys and crafts of this upcoming holiday ...

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Easy Thanksgiving Craft: “Thumbs”-giving Turkey

Easy Thanksgiving Craft: “Thumbs”-giving Turkey

This is an easy craft you can do with your kids in preparation for Thanksgiving.Materials Needed: Brown construction paper Scissors One medium google eye Washable glue Foam plate or plastic lid Washable red and yellow paint Red, orange, yellow, blue ...

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Macaroni Holiday Toy Review: Air Storm Firetek Bow

Macaroni Holiday Toy Review: Air Storm Firetek Bow

The Air Storm Firetek Bow from Zing is a huge hit with my 12-year old son. One reason it s such a huge hit is because it is a great toy for older kids. It's not a small toy, and ...

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Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Creativity for Kids

Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Creativity for Kids

For this years Toy Party we were given The Big Creativity Can and Rhinestone Headbands from Faber-Castell to try out. Faber-Castell is one of the world's leading manufacturers of children's art supplies & craft kids. The products we were given ...

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Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Simply Fun Games

Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Simply Fun Games

I have now had the opportunity to play 2 of the many games made by Simply Fun, and I have not been disappointed with either one. This time, I was given the game "Get 4 & Score", which is a ...

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Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Steve Spangler Science

Macaroni Kid Holiday Toy Review: Steve Spangler Science

I have to admit I am not a fan of science. I disliked science class as a student and am not a fan of messy projects with the kids. That being said I am in love with the Spangler Science ...

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Macaroni Menu: Turkey Cookies

Macaroni Menu: Turkey Cookies

My son loves to help cook and bake. I try to use treats he can help with when we are getting ready for an event. These cookies were perfect for him! He was able to count eyes and M&Ms, make ...

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Tis’ the Season for Sharing and Caring

Tis’ the Season for Sharing and Caring

The holiday season is just around the corner, and so is winter germ season. From gift buying, to decorating, to school activities, to baking, and the to-do list goes on and on; this time of the year is one in ...

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"Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" Preview Party

"Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" Preview Party

When Sofia's magical amulet falls into the wrong hands, it brings a curse and a new princess named Ivy who threatens to take over the kingdom and turns everything black and white. Join us for this Family Night Special Event ...

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Local Business Review: "Enjoy My Vacation" with Norma Anderson

Local Business Review: "Enjoy My Vacation" with Norma Anderson

Norma Anderson is a Paycation Pro who can help you plan your vacation or teach you how to make money while helping other people plan theirs! Take a look at this commercial showing you various vacation destinations and telling you ...

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Where to Buy the Toys From Our 2014 Toy Preview Party

Where to Buy the Toys From Our 2014 Toy Preview Party

Were you playing with the toys at our toy party and now you want to know where you can buy them? No worries, all the information can be found below.BoxedDid you enjoy the hot chocolate bar at the party? Some ...

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"Disney Live: Mickey's Music Festival" Giveaway Time!

"Disney Live: Mickey's Music Festival" Giveaway Time!

Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Disney/Pixar's Toy Story in their new touring show Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival. Disney hits are remixed to the ...

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YMCA OFFERS FREE ONE-YEAR MEMBERSHIPS TO ALL 7TH GRADERS

YMCA OFFERS FREE ONE-YEAR MEMBERSHIPS TO ALL 7TH GRADERS

The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA is gearing up for the school year by offering FREE one-year memberships to local 7th Grade students. With access to 17 branch locations, swimming pools, basketball courts, fitness classes and more, the Y is providing ...

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2014 Prize Winners

2014 Prize Winners

Here are the winners from our contests and giveaways:Hands-on House Giveaway - Tina B.Kutztown Folk Festival Tickets - Michelle E. & Allison H.PaddlePak Giveaway - Kelli G.Scooby Doo Live! Musical Mysteries family 4-pack of tickets - Jen. SDisney Jr. Live! ...

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Information About Local Groups You Can Join

Information About Local Groups You Can Join

Click on the titles of the groups below to be taken to their websites for more information.Berks DadsBerks Dads is a group for Dads from all walks of life who take an active role in our children's lives. This can ...

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More Local Fun

More Local Fun

Local Day Trip Reviews & Information: Choo Choo BarnPennsylvania ROAROley Turnpike DairyKutztown Folk FestivalSesame PlaceTurkey Hill Experience Local Business Reviews:Giannotti's Berkshire, Fleetwood - RestaurantPaisley & Company, Kutztown - BoutiqueVacation Reviews:Niagra FallsLooking for more family fun outside the Reading-Pottstown area? Check ...

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Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!)

Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!)

DailySmokey Bones2803 Paper Mill RdReading, Pa 19610*On your birthday get a free Chocolate Cake dessert. Adults must show id. *Free Bonus Club. Earn 1 point for every dollar spent. Points are good for free meals, etc.SundaysAustin's Restaurant and Bar1101 Snyder ...

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Macaroni Kid Birthday Club

Macaroni Kid Birthday Club

If you haven't signed up your kids for our free 2014 Birthday Club, you can enter here! We have several wonderful sponsors of our 2014 Birthday Club, who make it possible for us to mail each of your children a ...

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