This Week in Greater Lowell

This Week in Greater Lowell

Mother's Day is this weekend -- let's hope for nice weather! There are several fun events in Greater Lowell on Saturday, including the Center Village Duck Festival and May Breakfasts in Chelmsford and Lowell.Creation Station, a STEM learning and exploration ...

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BrickFair LEGO Expo is Coming to Marlborough May 21-22

BrickFair LEGO Expo is Coming to Marlborough May 21-22

The BrickFair LEGO® Expo is coming to Marlborough, MA this May 21st and 22nd! Do you want to be the hero in your family? Bring your kids to BrickFair and become SuperMom and SuperDad! BrickFair LEGO Expo May 21-22, 201611 ...

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Open House at Creation Station on May 14: RSVP for Free Gift

Open House at Creation Station on May 14: RSVP for Free Gift

Creation Station is having an Open House on Saturday, May 14, from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at their location at 1 Park Drive, Unit #9, in Westford. Visit for fun, food, discounts and a free gift for each child ...

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Promote Your May/June Classes!

Promote Your May/June Classes!

Lowell Macaroni Kid is introducing a new feature -- a weekly "Plan-Ahead Classes" article. The article will list classes that are starting during the upcoming month. The article will run every week in our newsletter (emailed to 6,200 subscribers), will ...

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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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Turkey Sloppy Joes

Turkey Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes are a quick dinner that everyone in my family enjoys -- I love it when my kids say "Oh, yay!" when I tell them it's Sloppy Joes for dinner. They're filling and perfect for a busy evening.Ingredients1 small ...

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The Lost Art of the Family Dinner

The Lost Art of the Family Dinner

I have only a vague memory of sitting down with my family to eat dinner when I was a kid. I know we did, but it happened so long ago that sometimes it feels like I dreamed the whole thing. ...

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The Importance of School Breakfast

The Importance of School Breakfast

Fuel Up to Play 60, an in-school health and wellness program launched by National Dairy Council and the NFL in collaboration with the USDA, is helping bring awareness to the importance of school breakfast. The program encourages schools to implement ...

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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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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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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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