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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hickory/Western Piedmont!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hickory/Western Piedmont!

Thanks for joining us! We are here for NC Western Piedmont area moms and dads, grandparents and caretakers too, who love finding fun, family-friendly things to do in Hickory, Lenoir, Newton-Conover, Morganton, Taylorsville and surrounding areas. New to us? Click ...

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

With respect to age, race, religion and socioeconomic status, breast cancer knows no boundaries. In the United States, a case is diagnosed among women every two minutes and worldwide, it is the most frequently diagnosed cancer and the leading cause ...

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Discover the Dinosaurs ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY!

Discover the Dinosaurs ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY!

Discover the Dinosaurs, a hands on exhibit including over 40 animatronic and museum quality dinosaur replicas, roars into U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville November 8th & 9th, 2014. Read on for a chance to win free tickets! Prehistoric times come ...

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Marvel Universe Live ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY!

Marvel Universe Live ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY!

Marvel Universe LIVE! is coming to Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte for six performances November 14-16, 2014. Featuring the most Marvel characters ever assembled in one production, this high-caliber arena spectacular will put fans right in the middle of ...

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Teal Pumpkins Promote a Happy Halloween for All!

Teal Pumpkins Promote a Happy Halloween for All!

With food allergies on the rise, more and more children are unable to participate in trick-or-treating activities. One way that you can include all children in the Halloween tradition is to place a teal pumpkin outside of your house, signifying ...

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Halloween Fun in and around Hickory

Halloween Fun in and around Hickory

Looking for Halloween events in and around the Western Piedmont area? We've got them listed here: trick or treating, festivals, stories, crafts, games, movies and more! If you know of an event not on our list, please use the "Submit ...

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Renaissance Festival's Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights ~ Oct 25 & 26

Renaissance Festival's Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights ~ Oct 25 & 26

Looking for a fun, free, and safe place to trick or treat? Put the Renaissance Festival on your Halloween list of things to do with free event admission for kids, free Halloween bags, and treats to be found all around ...

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Pumpkin Shaped Crispy Rice Treats Recipe

Pumpkin Shaped Crispy Rice Treats Recipe

Crispy Rice treats are a hit all year round. At this time of year, shaping them into pumpkins makes for a fun activity. To make approximately four dozen bite sized pumpkins you will need: Approximately 6 cups Crispy Rice Cereal ...

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60+ Awesome Autumn Activities for Fall Family Fun!

60+ Awesome Autumn Activities for Fall Family Fun!

Cooler temperatures, beautiful foliage, crisp air, falling leaves, fairs and festivals, and more. Fall is a beautiful time of year and a great time to enjoy the outdoors. There are lots of events on our calendar, but be sure to ...

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Other Local & Helpful Links and Information

Other Local & Helpful Links and Information

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