Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Greetings Macaroni Parents! With Valentine's Day just around the corner, check our calendar for lots of fun, local activities and events celebrating love in the Windy City! Also this week: RSVP ...

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20 Tips to Make the Most of Macaroni Kid!

20 Tips to Make the Most of Macaroni Kid!

Thank you for subscribing to Macaroni Kid Chicago-North! I hope you find this newsletter and website to be informative and full of fun things for you to do with your family! 1. CALENDAR: The calendar feature will allow you to ...

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You're Invited: The Lion Guard Movie Screening at Bucktown Music

You're Invited: The Lion Guard Movie Screening at Bucktown Music

Join Macaroni Kid Chicago and Bucktown Music to experience the musical adventures of Disney Junior's newest hit seriesThe Lion Guard. The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar will be released on DVD on February 23, but you can see it ...

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Emerald City Theatre Presents Skippyjon Jones in the Cirque de Ole

Emerald City Theatre Presents Skippyjon Jones in the Cirque de Ole

Our favorite feline, Skippyjon Jones, canon-blasts into his imagination and discovers an extraordinary circus world. Upon reuniting with his Chihuahua chums, the gang takes turns performing circus stunts, with Skippyjon to perform the daring final act. Taken from the best-selling ...

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Does My Child Need Braces?

Does My Child Need Braces?

February is National Children's Dental Health month and we're happy to have Dr. Flavia Lamberghini of Apple Dental Care presenting a series of articles about children's dental health throughout the month! Parents are usually aware and can spot when their ...

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Celebrate Valentine's Day with a Heart Braid from KidSnips

Celebrate Valentine's Day with a Heart Braid from KidSnips

February is the month of heart and flowers. Stop by your local KidSnips to get a heart braid for only $10 all month long! https://youtu.be/Bc1Y3RZJI7Q

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February Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

February Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

Here's to all of our February birthdays! Camila F. Lilyana D. Theo B. Jeffrey L. Henry K. Sarah C. Jordan N This month's winner is: Henry K!Henry has won: A drop in play pass from Sod Room $25 off of ...

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A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

With Valentine's Day falling on a weekend this year, you may have trouble getting seated at a restaurant if you haven't already made reservations. With just a little bit of preparation and planning, you can have a lovely and romantic ...

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Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Here is a super simple and delicious cookie recipe to enjoy this Valentine's Day! The goji berries add a nice pop of color to the cookies. Get the kids involved and have them assist with making these -- they'll probably ...

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Valentine Heart Craft

Valentine Heart Craft

Supplies: red, white, pink, and purple construction paper red yarn blunt ended needle scissors Directions: Start by cutting out a bunch of small hearts from the paper. You can also cut around the holes from the hearts that you have ...

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Calling All Chicago Birthday Businesses!

Calling All Chicago Birthday Businesses!

Does your Chicago business cater to birthday party clientele? Photographers, party venues, entertainment, bakers, chefs, party decorators and planners, party favor companies and more? Mac Kid Chicago is putting together our Birthday Party Guide and would like to include your ...

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Area Museum FREE Days

*Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes or cancellations. Please check with the museum prior to your visit. Museum of Science and Industry March 2-6 April 22 May 21 June 1-5, 8 September 8-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28-30 October 5-6 Shedd ...

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Chicago Area Story Times

Chicago Area Story Times

*Macaroni Kid is not responsible for cancellations. Always check with the venue to ensure story time is still scheduled. MONDAY Chicago Botanic Garden1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, (847) 835-5440Every Monday through May 23 (except April 18), 10AMFREE Little Threads2033 Roscoe ...

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Kids Eat FREE or Cheap!

Kids Eat FREE or Cheap!

Kids Eat Free at Texas de BrazilKids age 6 and under eat free every day. Kids aged 7 - 12 years eat for half price. Kids Eat Free at Al Primo CantoKids 6 and under eat free at Al Primo ...

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Find the perfect preschool for your Mac Kid!

Find the perfect preschool for your Mac Kid!

Choosing a preschool is an important decision for any family. As a trusted resource for Chicago parents, I am pleased to launch the Macaroni Kid Chicago Preschool Guide! Click through to our guide then select a preschool that interests you ...

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Our Business Directory is GROWING!

Our Business Directory is GROWING!

I am so excited to share the updated Macaroni Kid Chicago Business Directory with you. This resource will feature the best kid-friendly products, services, stores, restaurants, and other businesses catering to families in Chicago. The business directory is just starting ...

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