This Week in Greater Lowell

This Week in Greater Lowell

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser! This week: Stop by the 3rd annual Shaw Farm Joseph Middlemiss Big Heart Foundation Celebrity SCOOP FEST on Wednesday, June 22, from 4-8 PM! Visit the Macaroni Kid table for ...

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July 4th Fireworks and Celebrations 2016 in Greater Lowell

July 4th Fireworks and Celebrations 2016 in Greater Lowell

Here's our list of 2016 Independence Day celebrations and fireworks in Greater Lowell! To stay in the KNOW, sign up for our FREE weekly email newsletter HERE! Each week, you will a new list of family-friendly events in Greater Lowell ...

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2016 Strawberry Picking Tips and Local Picking Guide

2016 Strawberry Picking Tips and Local Picking Guide

Fresh strawberry season is upon us! Kids love strawberry-picking (and eating) so bring them along to the fields. It's a special experience to actually show them how our food is grown and harvested. Helping to pick a fruit or veggie ...

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Sign Up Now for the Free Macaroni Kid Summer Reading Program

Sign Up Now for the Free Macaroni Kid Summer Reading Program

Sign up now for the Macaroni Kid Summer Reading Program, and your kids age 1 to 14 can earn fun rewards from local sponsors!Have you heard of summer brain drain or summer learning loss? It's real! Studies say that kids ...

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Things to Do This Summer in Greater Lowell

Things to Do This Summer in Greater Lowell

Find your family fun in Greater Lowell this summer! Local Summer Fun for Kids and Families in Greater LowellWater Play in Greater Lowell (pools, beaches, splash pads)Premium Ice Cream in Greater LowellLowell Macaroni Kid Summer Camp and Activities Guide Lowell ...

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130+ Day Trips and Road Trips for Families and Kids in New England

130+ Day Trips and Road Trips for Families and Kids in New England

Here's a list of family-friendly day trips in New England that will keep the kids entertained all summer long! There's so much to see and do in Massachusetts and our neighboring states of New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island and ...

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Keep Your Kids' Creative Minds Engaged This Summer

Keep Your Kids' Creative Minds Engaged This Summer

School is out and the kids are growing restless. Are you looking for a way to entertain them, but keep their creative minds engaged during summer break? Michaels invites you on a summer crafting journey for kids ages 3 & ...

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Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more family-friendly

Hotel Hacks: Tips for making a hotel stay more family-friendly

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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Teach Your Kids About Pollination

Teach Your Kids About Pollination

June 20-26, 2016, is National Pollinator Week. This week was first designated by the U.S. Senate in 2007 to help bring awareness to the decline in population of pollinators, which are vital to our food supply. Here's a fun and ...

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FOX Entertainment & hereO - The Ultimate Family Home Entertainment Giv

FOX Entertainment & hereO - The Ultimate Family Home Entertainment Giv

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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2016 Summer Camp & Activities Guide ~ new camps added

2016 Summer Camp & Activities Guide ~ new camps added

Welcome to the Lowell Macaroni Kid 2016 Summer Camp & Activities Guide! Below are links to information on a wide variety of local summer camps, programs and activities. This Guide will be available from now until August on our website. ...

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Fun and Ice Cream at the Shaw Farm Big Heart Foundation SCOOP FEST

Fun and Ice Cream at the Shaw Farm Big Heart Foundation SCOOP FEST

The annual Joseph Middlemiss Big Heart Foundation Inc. Celebrity SCOOP FEST is on Wednesday, June 22, from 4 to 8 PM at Shaw Farm, 204 New Boston Rd, in Dracut. See the New England Patriots Cheerleaders from 6-8 PM! Enjoy ...

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Plan-Ahead Classes and Events in June & July

Plan-Ahead Classes and Events in June & July

Registration is open now for the following classes. To enroll, check the link for more information or email or call the school or teacher directly.ArtClass: It's All About Summer Art Workshop for Grades 3-6Location: Roudenbush Community Center, 65 Main St, ...

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Birthday Party Guide -- updated with new listings!

Birthday Party Guide -- updated with new listings!

Planning a birthday party? The local businesses below can help! Click the business name to learn more about their services and see any special offers for Macaroni Kid readers.Would you like to add your business to our Birthday Party Directory? ...

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Tips on How to Make Macaroni Kid Work for YOU!

Tips on How to Make Macaroni Kid Work for YOU!

Welcome, new readers! Lowell Macaroni Kid offers lots of information on local family events, activities and resources. We've put together this list of tips on how to get the most out of the resources we offer. Heading out the door? ...

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Part 2: 130+ Day Trips and Road Trips for Families and Kids

Part 2: 130+ Day Trips and Road Trips for Families and Kids

Here's a list of family-friendly day trips in New England that will keep the kids entertained all summer long! There's so much to see and do in Massachusetts and our neighboring states of New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island and ...

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Work From Home Guide

Work From Home Guide

Are you looking for a career change, an opportunity to work from home, or some extra income? Take a look at the Lowell Macaroni Kid Work From Home Guide!Our Work From Home Guide includes local businesses and direct sales teams ...

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How Do I Add An Event to the Macaroni Kid Event Calendar?

How Do I Add An Event to the Macaroni Kid Event Calendar?

Do you work or volunteer for a local business, recreation department or community organization that holds family-friendly events? Do you wonder why your events aren't appearing in our event calendar? We can't list them if we don't know about them! ...

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Planning Your 2016 Marketing? Contact Us for Info!

Planning Your 2016 Marketing? Contact Us for Info!

Advertising with Lowell Macaroni Kid is effective, easy and very affordable. Just choose a 1, 3, 6 or 12 month plan at the Standard or Premium level. Standard campaigns cost as little as $135 per month and include: Website and ...

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Shop From Home Guide: Arts, Crafts & Direct Sales

Shop From Home Guide: Arts, Crafts & Direct Sales

The Lowell Macaroni Kid Shop From Home Guide includes local moms and dads who make unique arts and crafts or provide a direct sales service from home. We meet many local artisans and salespeople who work hard to create beautiful ...

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