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Read, Plan, Have Fun!

Read, Plan, Have Fun!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.If you're looking for the Farmer's Market guide, just keep scrolling. It's towards the bottom of the site after the Plan Ahead section. Don't worry; it will be on the site ...

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Welcome, New Subscribers!

Welcome, New Subscribers!

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

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MyClean Giveaway & Discount!

MyClean Giveaway & Discount!

As summer has now passed and the holidays are quickly approaching, all of our schedules are much busier. Busier schedules means less time for chores, especially the ones we dread most like cleaning. Luckily the top-rated NYC cleaning company MyClean ...

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Want to see where your food comes from?

Want to see where your food comes from?

Information about the food you put on your table is out there, but are you getting it from the right sources? Chicago-area moms are visiting Illinois farms to ask farmers questions about food and farming. Read about the moms' experiences ...

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5 Legitimately Funny Books to Read  with Your Kids

5 Legitimately Funny Books to Read with Your Kids

Brought to you by Brightly, a new resource to help parents grow readers.How many kids' books have ever made you straight up LOL? I can't count all the great children's books that have made me smile or even tear up ...

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Invite the Switch Witch Over This Halloween

Invite the Switch Witch Over This Halloween

Does the Switch Witch visit your home on Halloween? Wait. What? You've never met the Switch Witch? Well, let's take a few minutes to introduce her so that she can make a stop at your house this year! On Halloween ...

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Halloween Popcorn Balls: Get ready for the holiday

Halloween Popcorn Balls: Get ready for the holiday

Who doesn't enjoy popcorn? And at Halloween time it is even a bigger pleasure when we have a sweeter version…popcorn balls! As moms, we are used to preparing treats for the classroom, giveaways at holiday parties, etc. Put a smile ...

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Area Pumpkin and Apple Farms

Area Pumpkin and Apple Farms

Apple Holler, 5006 S Sylvania Ave, Sturtevant, WI http://www.appleholler.com/ (262) 884-7100 Bengston's Pumpkin Fest 2011, 13341 W 151st St., Homer Glen, IL http://www.pumpkinfarm.com/ (708) 301-3276 Borzynski's Farm & Floral Market, 11600 Washington Ave, Sturtevant WI http://www.borzynskis.com/(262) 886-2235 Butterprint Farm Pumpkin ...

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Chicago Farmers Market Guide

Chicago Farmers Market Guide

Farmers markets are not only a great place to buy fresh, locally grown and seasonal food, but they also make the perfect outing with kids. City kids can learn a bit about where their food comes from, and you may ...

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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 November 3 December 8 Shedd Aquarium October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 November 3, 4, 10, ...

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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. SUNDAYMONDAY Little Threads2033 Roscoe Street, (773) 327-932010:30AMFREEGet Up & Dance! - Toddler/Preschool music & movement at Purple Monkey Playroom2040 N Western, ...

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Mac Kid Day at Play

Mac Kid Day at Play

The 2nd Friday of every month, Macaroni Kid Chicago is at Play in Logan Square from 10:30 - 11:30AM. Each month we enjoy an offering from other local kid-friendly businesses. Toddler yoga, kiddie music and language classes, crafts and more--Mac ...

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Follow Macaroni Kid Chicago Instagram!

Follow Macaroni Kid Chicago Instagram!

I love taking pix of all of the fun things my Macaroni Family does in Chicago, so when I discovered Instagram, I was hooked! Follow us for photos of local events, programs, playgrounds, festivals, shows and MORE!

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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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