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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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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Seven Patriotic Ways to Observe Memorial Day

Seven Patriotic Ways to Observe Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a federal holiday that gives us a day to celebrate and remember the men and women that have given their lives in the service of this country. For many people across the country, this holiday is a ...

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Macaroni Made ~ Cool Berry Flag Cake

Macaroni Made ~ Cool Berry Flag Cake

This cool, refreshing "cake" does double-duty for the summer holidays of Memorial Day and July 4th.You'll Need: 10 sheets graham crackers 3 tablespoons sugar 4 teaspoons butter, melted Light whipped topping, room temperature (for easy spreading) Strawberries, sliced Blueberries How ...

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Caldwell County Schools presents "Shrek: the Musical" ~ May 21-24

Caldwell County Schools presents "Shrek: the Musical" ~ May 21-24

"Once upon a time, there was a little ogre named Shrek. . ." And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero when Caldwell County Schools presents "Shrek the Musical" this weekend, with performances at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center ...

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KIDZ BOP "Make Some Noise" Tour ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY

KIDZ BOP "Make Some Noise" Tour ~ TICKET GIVEAWAY

The KIDZ BOP Kids are the face and voice of KIDZ BOP, the #1 music brand for kids in the U.S. These talented young performers - Ashlynn, Bredia, Grant, and Matt - sing on the best-selling KIDZ BOP albums, star ...

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The Care Bears Are Asking You to #ShareYourCare

The Care Bears Are Asking You to #ShareYourCare

Doing good can pay off in a big way in the Care Bears #ShareYourCare video challenge. The Care Bears are asking fans to post videos telling the them how you make the world a better place by showing how you ...

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Ten+ Local Places for a Family Bike Ride

Ten+ Local Places for a Family Bike Ride

Family bike rides make for a fantastic family activity, spending quality time together, while getting some healthy exercise as well. It's a great way to unplug and connect with nature and with one another. Here are some wonderful places to ...

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From Our Archives ~ Seasonal Crafts, Activities, Recipes & More

From Our Archives ~ Seasonal Crafts, Activities, Recipes & More

Looking for more? Need ways to entertain, stimulate and exhaust the kids? How about a craft or project to tackle together? Need a good recipe to try out? Check out these seasonal articles from our archives: Crafts/Activities: Spring Basket Craft ...

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Other Local & Helpful Links and Information

Other Local & Helpful Links and Information

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