From the Publishers.......

From the Publishers.......

The countdown is on....1 more day until the the long Memorial Week-end. Along with all the family picnics it really signifies a very important day, Memorial Day which falls on the 3rd Monday of May. This special day is to ...

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Family Quotes of the Week........

Family Quotes of the Week........

"In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. If you find the fun,the job's a game.""The moment where you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever being able to do so.""If you have ...

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2015 Guthrie Summer Camps for Grades 3 to 12 Now on Sale

2015 Guthrie Summer Camps for Grades 3 to 12 Now on Sale

Guthrie Summer Camps have engaged children and teens in the magic of theater for more than 20 years. (Minneapolis/St. Paul) This summer the Guthrie offers a perfect opportunity to inspire young people through theater games, creative movement and engaging fun. ...

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Arboretum 'Connects' with LEGO® Sculptures this Summer

Arboretum 'Connects' with LEGO® Sculptures this Summer

Chanhassen, MN (April 30, 2015) -; Calling all LEGO® lovers! The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is the place for YOU this summer!"Nature Connects: Art with LEGO® Bricks," 13 displays of large, nature-inspired sculptures made from LEGO bricks, will open on May ...

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Keep Water Safety within "Reach"

Keep Water Safety within "Reach"

The month of May is known as "National Water Safety Month." Learn to Swim organizations should be promoting this message in earnest. Developing "Water Wisdom" i.e. the ability to determine how one can exit the water after entering is a ...

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Park & Playground Review: Steve Michaud Park, Lakeville

Park & Playground Review: Steve Michaud Park, Lakeville

Steve Michaud Park (formerly North Park) ~ 17100 Ipava Avenue, Lakeville Thanks to Melissa for sharing her review and wonderful photos of this week's featured park! I have been to the soccer fields surrounding this park many times but never ...

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15 Things to Do Before Summer Break Arrives

15 Things to Do Before Summer Break Arrives

Although summer doesn't officially begin until June 21, many schools are now in the last month of the school year. Tackle these tasks now so you can relax later and make the most of your summer fun!1. Stay connected with ...

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Imagination Takes Flight with Peter Pan the Musical

Imagination Takes Flight with Peter Pan the Musical

Minneapolis, MN -; Children's Theatre Company (CTC) is thrilled to present Peter Pan the Musical for the first time on our stage, April 21 through June 21, 2015 on the UnitedHealth Group Stage. Ivey Award-winner Peter Rothstein directs with choreography ...

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MK Book Club for Ages 6-8

MK Book Club for Ages 6-8

Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret, by Bob Shea, is a whimsical story of two friends learning about compromise, friendship, and honesty. We've put it on our MK Book Club for ages 6-8 this month because it is geared toward ...

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2015 Twin Cities Area Summer Camp Guide

2015 Twin Cities Area Summer Camp Guide

It's time to start thinking about summer activities for the kids. There are some terrific camps featured and you'll find contact information, program highlights, website links, photos and more in the 2015 Camp Guide. You'll find camps near Minneapolis, Eagan, ...

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Color Me Mine Day Camps

Join us at Color Me Mine for one of 6 unique day camp experiences. Each Day Camp is one day from 10:00am - 3:00pm. They include ceramic, clay and canvas projects along with lots of other creative activities and games. ...

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Help! A Wood Tick!

Help! A Wood Tick!

Along with the warm weather comes the nasty bugs! Wood ticks are thought to be bugs but they are actually arachnids along with spiders, mites, and scorpions. They are found in wooded and grassy areas but sitting in your front ...

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51 Fun Things to do in the Twin Cities

Looking for something to do this weekend? At MacKid, we want to make it easy for you; here is our list of great places to check out for family-friendly things to do in the Twin Cities. Visit the website links ...

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Fun with Gummies!

Fun with Gummies!

Kids love gummy candy, so why not incorporate some bears and worms into two fun projects -; one to eat and one to explore science! Gummy Bear Popsicles - Your kids will love this cool, sweet treat. Ingredients: Gummy bears ...

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Pick a Summer Camp in 5 Easy Steps

Pick a Summer Camp in 5 Easy Steps

Summer is just around the corner and with it comes summer camps. How do you choose a camp for your child? Sometimes we are presented with so many options that it is overwhelming, making the easiest option just not to ...

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Kids Eat FREE (or cheap)! Directory

Kids Eat FREE (or cheap)! Directory

Our very own LOCAL Kids Eat FREE (or Cheap) directory. Eating out with your entire family can certainly be pricey, but luckily, more and more restaurants are now offering Kid's Nights with reduced or free meals for the kids. I ...

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Plan a Summer Full of Fun!

Plan a Summer Full of Fun!

Plan a summer full of fun and learning for all ages (birth to 99+) with Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Community Education! We have something especially for you! • Arts & Crafts • College Prep • Computers, Media & Robotics • • Adult ...

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Kindergarten Enrollment Information

Kindergarten Enrollment Information

Here is some information on registering for Kindergarten. If anyone has information from any other schools that you would like listed, please email me at jodil@macaronikid.com and I will add the school's information to the list. 1. Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Independent School ...

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