This Week's Highlights

This Week's Highlights

We hope everyone is having a wonderful summer. Don't forget to take some time to take a family stroll, bring a picnic to a free concert, go to the beach, visit a museum with the kids and find your family ...

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Fall Recreation Class Guides

Fall Recreation Class Guides

Our local city recreation departments offer a vast array of classes and programs to enrich the lives of residents of all ages. From preschool programs to dance classes and sports for the kids to fitness, cooking, career training and more ...

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Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Didn't make it to South America this year to watch the summer games? Don't worry, you can host your own games at your favorite playground, field or backyard. Don't forget to follow playground rules, be aware of other families using ...

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Coping with Back to School Anxiety

Coping with Back to School Anxiety

It's hard to believe it's already that time of year again, and we're talking about s-c-h-o-o-l! For some kids it's a happy time. They get to be reunited with their friends and they get to move up a grade and ...

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Pizza on the Grill

Pizza on the Grill

I've been on a grilling kick since summer started and have been experimenting with foods to grill that wouldn't necessarily be prepared on a grill. One of my favorites, and my kids', is Grilled Pizza! So simple and fast and ...

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8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

Over the summer some household task start to slip while you're out having fun, but school is coming FAST and it really helps to situate some things first to make it easier to get used to a new routine. I ...

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Farmers' Markets

Farmers' Markets

Clayton Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM May 14th - Aug. 27th, 2016 Location: 1028 Diablo Street, Clayton Website (search on Clayton) Concord Tuesday 10:00 AM -; 2:00 PM Year Round Thursday 4:00 PM -; 8:00 PM April 21st - ...

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Weekend Fun Guide

Weekend Fun Guide

Your kids grow up fast. If you are looking for family fun here is a list of museums, zoos, and other amusement venues. Before you know it your kids will be busy with activities, sports, homework and friends and will ...

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Free Summer Concerts

Free Summer Concerts

Chances are there are at least a few summer concerts in your city or a nearby city this Summer. Concord, Clayton, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek all have a schedule of concerts on varying nights of the ...

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Museums, Zoos & More!

Museums, Zoos & More!

MUSEUMS:Note: Check out Discover & Go or Museums on Us by Bank of America for ways to get a free ticket to local museums. Bay Area Discovery Museum - Sausalito Great museum for younger kids with lots of play opportunities. ...

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Kids Eat Free!

Kids Eat Free!

Here is a listing of area restaurants that offer free Kid's Meals with the purchase of adult meals. Promotions change so it is a good idea to contact the restaurant ahead to ensure the promotion is still in effect. This ...

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MACARONI KID IS GROWING! SIGN UP FOR OUR NEIGHBORING EDITIONS!

MACARONI KID IS GROWING! SIGN UP FOR OUR NEIGHBORING EDITIONS!

Did you know that Macaroni Kid is in communities all across the country as well as in Canada and a few other countries? We continue to grow daily and I am so excited to see the recent growth spurt we've ...

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Mothers' Clubs

Mothers' Clubs

Joining a mothers' club is a great way to meet other moms with young children. Mothers' club provide meals for new moms, playgroups, mom nights out, parent education, family picnics and many more activities, usually for a small annual fee ...

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