May 23, 2013
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- Winner ** Day Out With Thomas ** Winner
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- Hometown Tourist Discounts and Perks
- Gutter Garden
- Macaroni Moms Monthly Featured Group
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Congratulations Amanda Bell (bell.amandajo@****.com)! You've won 4 passes to the Day Out With Thomas. Have fun making memories. email me at stacyc@macaronikid to claim your prize
Tickets are still available for the June 1-2 and June 8-9 event at The Kentucky Railway, click here. Find it on our calendar here and here.
My kids grew up on Thomas the Train! I still have the wooden trains and tracks that my son played with daily from the age of 2 to 5 and I'll undoubtedly hold ...
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Summer is here! What will your kids do?
There's still time to add yours. Contact [email protected] for details or get started by submitting your camp information here. We provide complimentary listings for Vacation Bible Schools!
The Louisville East Macaroni Kid Summer Camp Guide is a sponsored feature.
School's nearly over (yup, check the calendar) and if you are like me, you don't want your kids to forget about the joys of reading this summer. Summer reading programs are a fantastic way to keep them motivated and excited about reading. Additionally, many of the programs offer a chance at some fun prizes! Check out the links below and choose one (or more!) that works for your family.
Oldham County Library-Dig Into Reading Program– Ages 3 to 12 can register at any Oldham County Library Branch ...
Visit your favorite attractions for less in May
This year they have added the family friendly Hometown Quest Scavenger Hunt ...
Make it kid friendly!
Does your kid LOVE to garden? Play in the dirt? How about learn new things? What about eating their veggies? Well if you said YES to at least one of those things, you might be looking at your next project and HOPEFULLY add "YES!" to eating their veggies!
Kids tend to be MUCH more interested in eating their veggies, or at least TRYING them, if they had a HAND in growing them, themselves!
We made a Gutter Garden on our fence this weekend. It was easy, QUICK and looks super ...
Submit Your Group!
The Louisville Mothers of Twins Club is a social network of moms with one BIG thing in common, we're all Mothers of Multiples (MoMs) The LMOTC has a support structure that MoMs can rely on for a shoulder to lean on, a pat on the back, a celebration, or whatever.
LMOTC has monthly meetings filled with helpful guest speakers. with topics like saving for college, healthy ...
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Those looking to have fun, meet people and talk about Macaroni Kid should e-mail me at [email protected] for further details. Please include your qualifications andd what you can bring to Macaroni Kid.
Where: Johnny Brusco's, Norton Commons, 10600 Meeting Street, Prospect, KY 40059When: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMWho: Family fun for pizza loversHow: Drop InCost: Activities and entertainment are free. Pizza, subs, calzones and salads on the menu. All reasonably priced. Get the garlic knots ;)For more info: Johnny Brusco's Facebook.
Where: Norton Commons, 9420 Norton Commons Bvld, Prospect 40059When: SunsetWho: Movie lovers of all agesHow: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Norton Commons Events
Open Skate Times - Skate rental $2.50 see below for admission prices
Friday: 5pm-8pm for kids 12 and under with parents Admission is $7.50
Friday: 7pm-12am admission $8.50
Saturday: 2 - 6pm admission $6.50
Saturday: 5-8pm admission $7.50
Saturday: 7-11pm admission $8.50
Sunday: 2-6pm admission $6.50
Where: Champ's Rollerdome, 9851 LaGrange Rd., Louisville, KY (502) 425-1717When: See DescriptionWho: Something for all ages.How: Drop InCost: See DescriptionFor more info: Champ's
Where: Blackacre Nature Preserve, 3200 Tucker Station Rd., Louisville, KY.When: 9:30 AMWho: All ages welcome!How: Drop InCost: Free. Donations accepted.For more info: Blackacre
Where: Tour begins at the top of the ramp to the Big Four Bridge. No Pets.When: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWho: Anyone who can handle a 1.5 mile walkHow: Drop InCost: FREE!For more info: Walking Tour
Where: Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Rd, Crestwood, KY 40014When: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Every Saturday through Oct 22)Who: Kids ages 5 and upHow: Preregistration suggested but drop-ins are welcome as space allows.Cost: $5.00/child for members, $10.00/child for non-members
Buy the whole season for $100 or $200 non-membersFor more info: Yew Dell
Located at Beckley Creek Park - PNC Achievement Center for Education and Interpretation
When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: All agesHow: Purchase tickets in advance.Cost: $2.00/person for Science Center members, $3.00 non-members Purchase Tickets here.For more info: The Parklands of Floyds Park
Family Fun Days Presented by Kroger will include games, crafts, and Churchill Charlie appearances.
Sunday, May 26th – Memorial Day Military Display
Kelley Fisher is pursuing the Kentucky Reserve in regards to a military display in The Plaza and we will offer a paper flag craft.
The Junior Jockey Club also takes place near Gate 10
Where: Churchill DownsWhen: 11:30 AM - 4:00 PMWho: Kids 12 and under with parentsHow: Drop InCost: General admission: $3.00/adults kids 12 and under free.For more info: Junior Jockey Club
Where: Tour begins at the Belle of LouisvilleWhen: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PMWho: Anyone who can handle a 2 mile walkHow: Drop InCost: FREE!For more info: Walking Tour
Where: Norton Commons, 9420 Norton Commons Bvld, Prospect 40059When: 6:00 PM - 9:30 PMWho: Music Lovers of all agesHow: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Norton Commons Events
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Tired of cooking dinner? Try one of the Kids Eat Free deals listed here!
I recommend calling ahead to confrim any advertised deal. Restaurants often change their promotions and won't necessarily inform me.. If you are aware of a deal that is not listed here or you discover a change in one of the restaurant promotions listed, contact me.
Cumberland Brews- 1576 Bardstown Rd., Louisville 40205 (502) 458-8727
Golden Corral Restaurant - 5362 Dixie Hwy, Louisville 40216 (502) 447-6660. Kids 3 and under eat free everyday.
Smoketown USA - 1153 Logan St., Louisville 40204 (502) 409-9180. Kids 6 and under eat free every ...
Actvities at the LFPL
With 18 locations surrounding Louisville, you can always find something happening at the LFPL! Weekly reoccuring library activities are listed here. One time only activites will appear on the newsletter and calendar. Since this is Louisville East Macaroni Kid, I've limited my search to include the eight libraries below. For a complete list of all library activities, view the LFPL website. Residents of Oldham county can apply for a library card at the LFPL if you or your spouse works in Jefferson County.
Bon Air - 2816 Del Rio Place ...
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