This Week's Highlights

This Week's Highlights

September has flown by! It's hard to believe October is just about here. Check out our round-up of local pumpkin patches.Library highlights this week:Sat 10/1 Lego Creators Club - Pleasant Hill Mon 10/3 Puppet Show: Puff the Magic Dragon - ...

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Sandwich Skewers

Sandwich Skewers

Add some fun to a traditional sandwich! Simply grab a skewer and choose your favorite bread, meats, cheeses and veggies. My kiddos loved helping with these creations and couldn't wait to eat! Sandwich Skewers are great as a quick dinner ...

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Free Entrance to National Parks for All Fourth Graders

Free Entrance to National Parks for All Fourth Graders

Hey fourth graders! See America's natural wonders and historic sites this year ... for FREE!Last year, President Obama created the youth initiative Every Kid in a Park so fourth graders and their families could discover our wildlife, resources, and history ...

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Pumpkin Patch Round-Up

Pumpkin Patch Round-Up

Here is a list of just some of the pumpkin patches and farms where you and your family can pick the perfect pumpkin, go on a hayride, navigate a corn maze and much more. Please note that some of this ...

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DIY Stepping Stones

DIY Stepping Stones

Looking for the perfect personalized gift or a great way to preserve the memories of how small you kids are? My sister and I made these as gifts for the grandparents, but we loved the idea so much that we ...

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Ready. Set. Fall! 10 Ways to Enrich Your Child’s Playtime!

Ready. Set. Fall! 10 Ways to Enrich Your Child’s Playtime!

The air is crisp. Leaves are changing. It's harvest time, so let's celebrate fall! This season, build family memories with your kids while you spend time and have fun together. Get your creative caps on and share in these 10 ...

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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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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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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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