Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid! It's your FREE family events resource in the Tippecanoe County and surrounding areas! Be sure to visit the CALENDAR for the full list of fun events for the whole family! Don't forget that you can ...

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Come Check Out the Expanded Space!

Come Check Out the Expanded Space!

Monday, July 6 Stop in to play for free and learn what My Gym of Lafayette is all about. Come meet our energetic staff and play in our bright, clean, safe and newly expanded facility. If you have never been ...

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DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

DIY 4th of July Candle Holders

Let your kids be creative and have fun as they craft patriotic candle holders to celebrate the 4th of July. Supplies: Baby food jar (or other glass container) Red, white, and blue tissue paper Glue Paint brush Battery operated candles ...

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Tenley Studio Sale!

Tenley Studio Sale!

Tenley Studio is having several great deals! If you aren't familiar, the Tenley Method is a barre method workout that burns fat and sculpts the body to create long lean legs, flat abs, sculpted arms, and a lifted seat. Mention ...

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Updated Camps, VBS, & Summer Activities 2015

Updated Camps, VBS, & Summer Activities 2015

Camps, VBS, & Summer Activities 2015The 2015 Summer Camp & VBS Guide is here! It's not too late to get yours listed. This guide will run now through August in the E-newsletter and website. Currently there are over 2,300 local ...

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100 Days of Summer Fun!

100 Days of Summer Fun!

Free movies, free bowling, fairs, festivals, playgrounds, pools, farmers markets, summer camps... all in the Tippecanoe County and Surrounding Areas! Keep up with all of the best that the Greater Lafayette Area has to offer for families by joining our ...

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Local Community & Neighborhood Parks

Local Community & Neighborhood Parks

The weather seems to be cooperating and local parks are a great way to get the energy out! Here's a wonderful list of all the Lafayette & West Lafayette community and neighborhood parks with pictures. The links even list what ...

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The No-Bake Summer Secret

The No-Bake Summer Secret

Sweet summer fun is about to begin! The endless pool parties, picnics, backyard BBQ's and, of course, a summer birthday party or two. It may be summer, but the year round question remains the same: “What can I bring to ...

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Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more fun

Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more fun

Summer means vacations, road trips, and family getaways! When travel lands your family in a hotel for a night or two, it can sometimes be challenging to make the one-room living situation comfortable for everyone. Here are a few favorite ...

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Great Ideas for the 4th!

Great Ideas for the 4th!

It's not too early to start planning your Independence Day Celebrations. Thanks to WLFI, News 18 & News 18 This Morning for having me showcase some of the planning ideas! To see the TV18 clip, click here: http://wlfi.com/2015/06/09/looking-forward-to-the-fourth-of-july-with-macaroni-kid/Cool Berry Flag ...

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Enter to Win a Playdate or Birthday Party at Chick-fil-A!

Enter to Win a Playdate or Birthday Party at Chick-fil-A!

The winner of the play date or Birthday Party valued at $95 is... Melissa Gerrish! Congrats! I will email you!Don't forget the Free Kid's Meal on the 1st Wednesday of each month. For more details, click here.Did you ever want ...

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FREE Macaroni Kid Crafts & Activities Fun E-Book

FREE Macaroni Kid Crafts & Activities Fun E-Book

Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid! It's your FREE family events resource in the Tippecanoe County and surrounding areas! Be sure to visit the CALENDAR for the full list of fun events for the whole family! Don't forget that you can ...

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Free Super Summer Community Bowl!

Free Super Summer Community Bowl!

FREE Super Summer Community Bowling!Do the kids love to bowl? The Lafayette Parks and Recreation offers FREE bowling throughout the summer at participating bowling alleys. Growing in popularity, bowling is an exciting way to spend your summer afternoon. Shoes and ...

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Get Your Business Listed for Only $20.15 in 2015!

Get Your Business Listed for Only $20.15 in 2015!

It's 2015 and you can get your business listed for only $20.15 for 3 months! Only new sponsors qualify for this special deal. Did you know that there are there are over 3,220 email subscribers, over 2,60 followers on Facebook, ...

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Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets are a fun place for kids and great for the local community! Regardless of the day or time, a visit to the Farmers Market promises some of the finest and freshest produce, as well as an enjoyable opportunity ...

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Looking for a Great Preschool or Child Care?

Looking for a Great Preschool or Child Care?

There are few decisions in life that are as important as entrusting your children to someone else's care. I'm happy to bring you this year's Greater Lafayette & surrounding areas Preschool & Child Care Guide to help you in your ...

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Summer Reading Club!

Summer Reading Club!

Are you ready for the Summer Reading Club?Barnes & Nobles has a great Reading Program here. The Tippecanoe County Public Library & West Lafayette Public Library'sSuper Hero Themed Reading Program starts on May 26th.Head on in to get signed up!Every ...

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$1 Summer Movies!

$1 Summer Movies!

$1 Summer Movies at Lafayette Eastside 9 Monday through Friday at 10 am!

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Kid's Eat Free Guide

Kid's Eat Free Guide

By popular demand, this list will help your family have an affordable meal out in the Greater Lafayette Area. Please note that there are some rules like purchasing an adult meal and drink. This list is subject to change without ...

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Gold Daisy Awards Winners for 2015!

Gold Daisy Awards Winners for 2015!

We asked you to "pick" your favorite local businesses for nomination and voting in our 1st ever 2015 Lafayette Macaroni Kid GOLD Daisy Awards! This has been an exciting contest with many close categories and well over 9,970 nominations and ...

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