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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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Crown Reef Resort Myrtle Beach ~ Win a 3 Night Stay!

Crown Reef Resort Myrtle Beach ~ Win a 3 Night Stay!

In our house, no summer is complete without a trip to the beach. It is something that my whole family looks forward to every year. We are creatures of habit and go to the same beach each year. This year, ...

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Free Summer Soccer Camp for Boys ~ Jul 28 - Aug 1

Free Summer Soccer Camp for Boys ~ Jul 28 - Aug 1

The Hickory Parks and Recreation Department is offering a FREE Summer Soccer Camp for Boys ages 8-14.The camp will be held July 28th to August 1st from 9am-1pm at the Samuel William Davis Sr Multi-purpose Field located at 735 3rd ...

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Giveaway ~ Celebrate summer with FREE ICE CREAM!

Giveaway ~ Celebrate summer with FREE ICE CREAM!

What's better on a hot summer day than a frozen treat? How about a FREE frozen treat? In honor of National Ice Cream Month, Macaroni Kid Hickory/Western Piedmont is celebrating summer by treating one lucky subscriber and their family to ...

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Vote for Your Favorite Photo of #LocalSummerFun!

Vote for Your Favorite Photo of #LocalSummerFun!

Macaroni Kid Hickory/Western Piedmont is proud to be your source of 411 on local family fun, helping your entertain, stimulate and exhaust your kids!We asked you to show us your families enjoying themselves at events, venues and places throughout the ...

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This Week's Local Family Movie Showings

This Week's Local Family Movie Showings

Lots of places around the local area are hosting family movie showings through the summer months. They are listed on our calendar on the appropriate days, but for your reference, below is a list of movie showings this week to ...

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Summer Fun! Create a DIY Sprinkler

Summer Fun! Create a DIY Sprinkler

Kids and water are just a natural combination in the summer. When the weather is warm, why not create your own sprinkler system using materials found around the house? I first saw the idea for this "soda bottle" sprinkler in ...

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Nine Ways to Add Years to Your Life

Nine Ways to Add Years to Your Life

SURPRISINGLY SIMPLE STEPS THAT MAY BOOST YOUR LONGEVITY Americans today are living longer than ever, with the average life expectancy now 80 years for women and 75 for men. And while genetics play a big role in determining how many ...

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101 Summer Boredom Busters ~ Your Ultimate Guide to Local Fun

101 Summer Boredom Busters ~ Your Ultimate Guide to Local Fun

What's the one phrase all parents hate to hear from their kids during school break? "We're bored," of course! Well, not this summer... Here's your list of 101 summer boredom busters to entertain, stimulate and exhaust your kids all season ...

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Other Local & Helpful Links and Information

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