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Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gLEm7Zn-qoWelcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid! It's your FREE kids & family event finder for Lafayette and the surrounding areas! Be sure to visit the CALENDAR for the full list of fun events for the whole family! Don't forget that you ...

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Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Celebration

Free Fourth of July Family event. Food vendors available for food purchases. Free bounce houses and games. Free fireworks start at dusk and the event ends after the fireworks. Where: First Assembly Community Ministries 108 Beck Lane Lafayette, IN 47909 ...

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Summer Camp & VBS Guide

Summer Camp & VBS Guide

The 2016 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 5,600 local parents that get the E-newsletter ...

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100 Days of Summer Fun!

100 Days of Summer Fun!

Free movies, free bowling, fairs, festivals, local playgrounds, pools, farmers markets, summer camps... all in the Tippecanoe County and Surrounding Areas! This is just another way to make sure you're in-the-know for the best ways to entertain and exhaust your ...

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Make Your Own Patriotic Shirts

Make Your Own Patriotic Shirts

My kids love decorating shirts for different holidays. We actually made these for 9/11 one year, but they'd be perfect for the 4th of July too. What you need: White T-shirts Fabric Paint (we used red, blue and silver)Piece of ...

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Enjoy the Sun Safely with these Sunscreen Reminders

Enjoy the Sun Safely with these Sunscreen Reminders

While sunscreen is important to use year round, the sun is stronger and we tend to spend a lot more time outdoors in the sunshine during the summertime, so be prepared and enjoy the sun safely with these tips from ...

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Win a Year Pass to Imagination Station!

Win a Year Pass to Imagination Station!

And the winner is...Danielle Menefee! Congrats! I will email you!You could win a yearly pass to Imagination Station! There are 3 ways to enter and each count as an entry for yourself:1. Fill out this form.2. Share and like the ...

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Pie Face Game Review: The Perfect Addition to Your Next BBQ

Pie Face Game Review: The Perfect Addition to Your Next BBQ

This week, Macaroni Kid Pleasanton was selected to host a sponsored party for Hasbro's game, Pie Face! We Hosted it at a splash pad and everyone had so much fun-kids and moms alike! This game was incredibly easy to put ...

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Fireworks Rings

Fireworks Rings

Here is a frugal and fun craft to enjoy with your family to celebrate the good ol' USA.What you'll need: 6 Sparkly Red, White and Blue Pipe Cleaners Directions: 1. Cut the pipe cleaners in half and divide them into ...

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FOX Entertainment & hereO Ultimate Family Home Entertainment Giveaway

FOX Entertainment & hereO Ultimate Family Home Entertainment Giveaway

Summer is right around the corner, the time to enjoy the warmth, the sun and all the outdoor playtime that comes along with it! The kids want to go everywhere, beaches, theme parks, baseball stadiums, water parks, the list goes ...

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The Launch of a New, Exciting and Powerful Comic Book

The Launch of a New, Exciting and Powerful Comic Book

Many of us love to be active and play sports. With the support of Eisai Inc., a wonderful comic book series has been created called “Medikidz Explain Epilepsy.” The fourth book in the series, “Medikidz Explain Playing Sports with Epilepsy,” ...

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Lunch Box Love Guide

Lunch Box Love Guide

Let's face it, making lunches is a chore and kids get sick of the same foods. Here are some tips to help you create some Lunch Box Love! Purchase a fun lunch box, reusable snack containers, Ziplock bags, & bring ...

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$1 Kid's Summer Movies

$1 Kid's Summer Movies

The Kid's Summer Movies start June 13! They will be showing Rio 2 Monday-Friday at 10AM. All ages are welcome and tickets are only $1!****These shows are only at Eastside 9! WEEK 1: June 13 - June 17 — RIO ...

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2016 Gold Daisy Award Winners Announced!

2016 Gold Daisy Award Winners Announced!

We asked you to "pick" your favorite local businesses for nomination and voting in our 2nd year of the 2016 Lafayette Macaroni Kid GOLD Daisy Awards! This has been an exciting contest with many close categories and well over 20,000 ...

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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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FREE Summer Bowling

FREE Summer Bowling

Along with the Lafayette Parks Summer Bowling, you can sign the kids to play daily for Free with the Kids Bowl Free at Purdue's Rack & Roll (reopening July 5th) and/or Arrowhead Bowling!

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Mom's Groups

Mom's Groups

Looking for some connection with other moms? Here is a list of all the area groups with links. Mom's Groups Greater Lafayette Area Mom's Group Mom's Next Mom2Mom MOMS Club of West Lafayette & Lafayette Mother's of Preschoolers at Brookston ...

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Birthday Party Guide

Birthday Party Guide

We've got dozens of local businesses that want to help make your celebration one to remember forever! Please be sure to tell them that Lafayette Macaroni Kid sent you! Birthday Sweet & Frozen Treats Devlin Baked Goods Kona Ice of ...

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Farmers Markets are Back in Business

Farmers Markets are Back in Business

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 to browse as you stroll through one of Indiana's oldest outdoor markets!Lafayette Farmers MarketLafayette ...

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Health & Wellness Guide

Health & Wellness Guide

Macaroni Moms and Dads are renewing their resolve for a healthier lifestyle for their families. Lafayette Macaroni Kid is pleased to introduce our Health & Wellness Guide which features local businesses for the whole family. Whether it's staying proactive, having ...

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Noodles of Helpful Information for Parents!

Noodles of Helpful Information for Parents!

Check out this helpful info for Parents & Caretakers! Family-Friendly Lafayette Area Businesses help our community! If you would like your business added to one of these guides, email bethc@macaronikid.com

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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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The 3 Top Teachers are...

The 3 Top Teachers are...

Can you believe it's the last month of school? The year went so fast! As a teacher, I know how hard teachers work and this community is full of some exceptional teachers who go above and beyond! Lafayette Macaroni Kid ...

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