Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Click HERE to join our Summer Events community page on Facebook!A little over a month left before school starts. (NOOOOO!) What's on your summer bucket list? A movie in the park? ...

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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: Back to School Party!

You're Invited: Back to School Party!

Mark your calendars! It's time for the very first Macaroni Kid Chicago Back to School Party!The party, geared to kids ages 3 to 12 and their parents, will take place on Wednesday, August 5 from 10AM - 12PM at ChiArts.This ...

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PIPPIN is Magical

PIPPIN is Magical

PIPPIN is Broadway's high-flying, death-defying hit musical! Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, PIPPIN will lift you up and leave you smiling. This unforgettable new production is the winner of four ...

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Giant Bubble Wand and Giant Bubble Solution

Giant Bubble Wand and Giant Bubble Solution

Want to learn the secrets to making GIANT bubbles?! We've got the scoop for you! These instructions are super simple and the results are SUPER FUN! Giant Bubble Wand Supplies Needed: 2 wooden dowels (approx. 36 inches long) Rope (2 ...

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Macaroni Menus: Kid-approved Pasta Salad

Macaroni Menus: Kid-approved Pasta Salad

Picky eaters at your picnic? Try out this kid-approved pasta salad. It's quick, easy and -; best of all -; yummy! Ingredients: 12 oz. box of pasta (use spirals for some extra fun!) 2 medium tomatoes 1 ½ to 2 ...

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Movies in the Park - July 16 - 31

Movies in the Park - July 16 - 31

Most movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted. Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes in the schedule. Check the Chicago Parks website to confirm dates and times. Armstrong Park, 4433 S. St. Lawrence Ave July 18 - The Single ...

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Movies in the Parks - August 1 - 10

Movies in the Parks - August 1 - 10

Most movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted. Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes in the schedule. Check the Chicago Parks website to confirm dates and times. Archer Park, 4901 S. Kilbourn Ave. Aug. 5 - Big Hero 6 ...

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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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2015 Preschool Guide is Here!

2015 Preschool Guide is Here!

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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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) 327-932010:30AMFREETimeless Toys4749 N Lincoln Ave, (773) 334-444510:30AMFREEGet Up & Dance! - Toddler/Preschool music & movement ...

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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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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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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 September 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29 ...

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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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Movies in the Parks - August 11- 19

Movies in the Parks - August 11- 19

Most movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted. Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes in the schedule. Check the Chicago Parks website to confirm dates and times. Adams Playground Park, 1919 N. Seminary Ave. Aug. 11 - A Bug's ...

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Movies in the Parks - August 20 - Aug. 27

Movies in the Parks - August 20 - Aug. 27

Most movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted. Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes in the schedule. Check the Chicago Parks website to confirm dates and times. Armour Square Park, 3309 S Shields Ave. Aug. 22 - Frozen Augusta ...

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Movies in the Parks - August 28 -  Sept. 3

Movies in the Parks - August 28 - Sept. 3

Most movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted. Macaroni Kid is not responsible for changes in the schedule. Check the Chicago Parks website to confirm dates and times. Abbott Park, 49 E. 95th St. Aug. 28 - Annie (2014) Athletic ...

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