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Hello!I had a wonderful time on my vacation in New Hampshire with my family, but I really did miss publishing the newsletter last week. I can't believe a month of the summer is almost gone, and this weekend is the ...

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Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Start an annual tradition when you whip up a batch of these Yummy Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookies for July 4th! They are great for picnics, family treats or midnight snacks and, best of all, they are easy to ...

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101 Things to do in Berks County & Beyond

101 Things to do in Berks County & Beyond

Here is a list of 101 things to keep you and your family entertained all summer long. We encourage you to get out and explore all the great things to see and do around our area.To stay in the know, ...

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DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

Let your kids be creative and have fun as they craft patriotic candle holders to celebrate the 4th of July. Supplies: Baby food jar (or other glass container) Red, white, and blue tissue paper Glue Paint brush Battery operated candles ...

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Giveaway: Dutch Wonderland Tickets

Giveaway: Dutch Wonderland Tickets

With over 30 fun-filled rides, Duke's Lagoon water play area, and live entertainment, Dutch Wonderland is the place “Where Kids RULE!” Our Pennsylvania theme park is designed for families with young children in mind and offers a host of fun ...

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Giveaway: Philadelphia Freedoms Tickets for Family Night

Giveaway: Philadelphia Freedoms Tickets for Family Night

The Philadelphia Freedoms are offering fans the unique opportunity to see world-class tennis players, including Serena Williams, the Bryan Brothers and Genie Bouchard, in affordable family fun this summer at the Villanova University Pavilion, beginning with the first serve on ...

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Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Nominate Your Favorite Travel Destination!

Help Macaroni Kid Family Travel recognize the most beloved travel destinations for kids & families! Who do parents turn to when they want to find the best hotels to stay at, cruises to embark upon, museums to discover, or aquariums ...

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The No-Bake Summer Secret

The No-Bake Summer Secret

Sweet summer fun is about to begin! The endless pool parties, picnics, backyard BBQ's and, of course, a summer birthday party or two. It may be summer, but the year round question remains the same: “What can I bring to ...

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Giving your family the best in nutrition

Giving your family the best in nutrition

We all try to feed our family the healthiest foods we can and one thing you can be certain is only Eggland's Best Eggs, will give your family the best possible nutrition, compared to other eggs. Each Eggland's Best egg ...

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See "Annie" at the Hershey Theatre

See "Annie" at the Hershey Theatre

Hershey Theatre is proud to welcome the new U.S. National Tour of Annie to the stage from Tuesday, July 21 through Sunday, July 26. Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin for the 19th time, this production of Annie ...

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Day Trip Destinations in and around Berks County

Day Trip Destinations in and around Berks County

Looking for something fun this summer? Here is a list of some great places you can visit locally, not just within Berks County, but around some of our neighboring counties, too. Just click on each location below to read all ...

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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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Want to know where Berks County offers FREE Summer Movies?

Want to know where Berks County offers FREE Summer Movies?

Summer is a great time to get outside and play, but there are some summer days that are just too hot to spend the whole day out in the hot sun. For those days, there are several times that you ...

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Listing of Past Macaroni Kid Crafts & Activities

Listing of Past Macaroni Kid Crafts & Activities

ActivitiesABC Learning with Sidewalk ChalkPaper Towel Tube Marble RunScience Fun: Cleaning a PennyCrafts for Kids/TeensButterfly FeetCrayon Play DoughFancy Flip-FlopsFingerpaint that's OK to EatGel BoardsRaised Salt PaintingSpringtime ButterflyCrafts for ParentsGrocery Store Busy BookGutter GardenSummer Essentials Car Organizer

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Fairs & Festivals in Berks County

Fairs & Festivals in Berks County

June 15-20 - Apple Dumpling Festival, Sinking Spring June 20 - Strawberry Festival, LeesportJune 28-July 4 - Greater Mifflin Community Days, ShillingtonJune 29-July 4 - Norco Fair, PottstownJuly 21-25 - Fleetwood Community CarnivalAugust 2-8 - Reading Fair, LeesportIf you know ...

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Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!) in Berks County!

Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!) in Berks County!

Daily:Hoss's121 South Centre AvenueLeesport, PA 19533*Kids 5 and under eat free at the salad bar every day!Sunday:Austin's Restaurant and Bar1101 Snyder RoadWest Lawn, PA 19609*Kids 12 and under eat free all day on Sundays. 1 free kids meal per adult ...

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Local Park & Playground Review: Kenilworth Park, North Coventry Twp.

Local Park & Playground Review: Kenilworth Park, North Coventry Twp.

I'm sorry, but there are no new park reviews this week. Please feel free to check out the past park reviews below.Past Park & Playground Reviews: Dominic Manzella Memorial Park (Laureldale Community Park), Laureldale Kenilworth Park, North Coventry

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Macaroni Kid's Past Recipes

Macaroni Kid's Past Recipes

I am beginning to compile a list of all the past recipes featured in this newsletter. Please click on any food listed below to be taken to that recipe. This is a work in progress, so please check back each ...

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