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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Handmade Fun! Milk Jug Catchers & Newspaper Balls

Handmade Fun! Milk Jug Catchers & Newspaper Balls

Make the equipment for a rousing game of catch with stuff you can find around the house. These Milk Jug Catchers and Newspaper Balls are simple to make and fun for all ages. Gallon sized milk jugs are perfect for ...

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10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

It happens every summer. Kids seem to gradually forget everything they've learned the past school year. Well, no more. Try these 10 ideas to keep your kids brains in high gear and help them be poised for the best school ...

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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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Back to School Ideas

Back to School Ideas

Need some great Back to School Ideas? From making the perfect teacher gift to planning some creative lunches, Macaroni Kid has you covered!Every teacher will love this pencil vase gift idea. It only cost about $8 to make and that ...

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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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Win a Birthday Party at My Gym!

Win a Birthday Party at My Gym!

At My Gym Lafayette, every birthday party is a perfectly planned celebration created especially for your child, with special song and game requests made prior to the birthday party. Their amazing birthday party specialists will make your birthday party unique ...

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You Could Win a 4 Pack to the P&G Gymnastics Championships

You Could Win a 4 Pack to the P&G Gymnastics Championships

You could win a 4 Pack to see the P&G Gymnastics Championships on Thursday, August 13th. These tickets showcase the Senior Womens' Day #1 that starts at 7 p.m.! Stay tuned to Facebook and twitter for when this giveaway starts.

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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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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 3,380 email subscribers, over 2,700 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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Lunch Box Love Guide

Lunch Box Love Guide

The school is year about to begin and the lunches need to be made! Let's face it, making them is a chore and kids get sick of the same foods. Here are some tips to help you create some Lunch ...

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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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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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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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