Summer Time!

Ah, summer! It feels amazing! In this week's issue, we have some great summer reading programs for your kiddos to participate in. Also, don't forget to continuously check our calendar for a ton of events to keep you busy! Have ...

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Get FREE Rewards through Summer Reading Programs

Get FREE Rewards through Summer Reading Programs

Looking for ideas to keep your child engaged in learning this summer? Then take advantage of the many FREE summer reading programs! Frederick County Library The Summer of Wonder Summer Reading program debuts in 2015 with brand new activities for ...

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Party Planning Guide

Party Planning Guide

We are always fielding questions from local families about where to host birthday/graduation parties, what entertainers to use, who can help with food, and how to pull the whole thing off. To make it easier for our 1,800+ local subscribers, ...

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Summer Throwback: "Classic" Outdoor Games

Summer Throwback: "Classic" Outdoor Games

Think back to the summer when you were eight or nine. Does it bring back memories of gathering with all the kids on the neighborhood and playing games in someone's backyard (or across several yards!) until the street lights came ...

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The 13 Essentials for a Day Hike

The 13 Essentials for a Day Hike

Even a short hike with kids requires some planning and essential equipment. A little bit of preparation will help you enjoy your outing more and will ensure you have basic safety items ... just in case. Create a hiking backpack ...

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In the Kitchen: Pizza Waffles

In the Kitchen: Pizza Waffles

Want a super easy, fun and different idea for lunch or dinner? This is it! What you need: Pizza dough (I used canned, refrigerated dough, but feel free to use your favorite) Pizza fillings (I used pepperoni and mozzarella cheese) ...

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The Macaroni Kid 2015 Summer Camp Guide is Here!

Macaroni Kid believes summer camps help shape a child in a very positive manner. Summer camps can teach or refine skills, raise confidence, and promote self reliance while having fun. Here in Frederick, we are fortunate to have a wide ...

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Kids Eat Free in Frederick

Kids Eat Free in Frederick

Below you will find a list of area restaurants where kids either eat free or for very cheap! While the majority of the listings are places where kids eat free some of the restaurants charge a small amount -; so ...

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