August 17, 2011
Day 3 is Here!
It's finally here! Our biggest ticket giveaway yet! 10 days of family four-packs to see Disney on Ice, Mickey & Minnie's Magical Journey. Macaroni Kid is going to be at the show, you can be too! Simply answer the trivia question below.
Day 3 Trivia:
What object does the Little Mermaid, Ariel, call a "dinglehopper"?
**Important, if you have entered to win using all three ways below, you will have left three separate comments following this article.**
1. Leave your answers following this article for chance to win 4 ...
Mickey & Minnie's Magical Journey
Congratulations to Terra Santos!
Terra answered correctly "15 puppies!"
Terra, you have won 4 tickets to see Disney On Ice, Mickey & Minnie's Magical Journey at the KFC Yum! Center!!!
Tickets are for opening night, Wednesday September 14th at 7:00 PM.
e-Mail me at [email protected] to claim your prize. This is important, I will draw a new winner if I don't hear from you by the close of Trivia Day 3, 8/24 (today) at 10:00 pm.
The Ultimate Kid-Approved Cookbook
With nearly 1-in-3 children between the ages of 2 and 19 diagnosed as overweight or obese, parents need tools to help their children develop lifelong, healthy eating habits. Cooking Light – long known for the philosophy that kids don’t need special “kid” foods verses “parent” foods – hopes to be part of the solution and has introduced its first kid-focused cookbook, Cooking Light, The Ultimate Kid-Approved Cookbook, offering delicious meals kids will eat and nutritious meals moms will love. The cookbook is now available from select retailers including Amazon.com. (Normally ...
Happenings Around Town
Macaroni & Cheese is a reoccurring column that includes the newest news, gossip and things seen around town. It's a great opportunity to shout out to new businesses, mention things you like, acknowledge people in the community who have done something great, or something silly. Tell us about your child's team win and even share a celebrity sighting when it occurs!
PLEASE leave your comments here. This is the perfect place for them and, who knows, you might find your comment re-printed in the next issue of Macaroni & Cheese!
Did you know?
- Stage One Family Theatre will hold auditions for their upcoming season on September 10. They are searching for both male and female actors ages 8-18 and all ethnicities. Audition appointments are required and must be scheduled by phone (502) 498-2436 on August 23 beginning at 10:00am. Find more information here.
- Kentucky Derby Festival is looking for candidates to comprise the Royal Court and reign over the 2012 Kentucky Derby Festival. Applications are available now on the Derby Festival’s website at www.derbyfestival.org and must be submitted online only. Each member of the court receives two $1,000 scholarships.
- Oldham County Schools Arts Center is holding auditions for thier production of Disney's High School Musical August 22 and 25th. Call 502-241-6018 for questions or to schedule your appointment.
Now it's your turn to "dish!" Leave a comment with your in-the-know information below!
Thanks for reading!
Organization Made for Moms
Congratulations Vernee Blancett!
You are the winner of an assortment of home organization products from the Blue Sky Home Series.
Good luck with your organization!
Send me an e-mail to collect your prize. You have until Monday, Sept 22 to contact me.
For the rest of you who still need some organization (and judging by your comments you do!) head over to your local Target and check out the Blue Sky Home Series line. You'll find them with the office products. They will only be in the stores through ...
Where: Classes are held at 6203 Elizabeth Ct, Prospect, KY 40059When: 10:00 AMWho: Children aged 3 and 1/2 up to 8 years oldHow: Classes can accommodate up to 6 students so advance reservations are required call Kim Esposito at (502) 648-6003Cost: Demo class is FREEFor more info: Children's Music Academy
Where: Gingerwoods Event Hall (located at 7611 Rose Island Road, Prospect, KY 40059)When: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PMWho: Family fun for everyoneHow: Drop INCost: FREE! FREE! FREE!For more info: For more information visit, www.TheFamilyFunEvent.com
Where: Kentucky Exposition CenterWhen: See DescriptionWho: Family FunHow: Drop InCost: View ticket prices here. Buy in advance for a discount.For more info: State Fair
Where: Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve, 12501 Harmony Landing Rd, Goshen, KYWhen: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PMWho: Family fun for all ages!How: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Open House Saturdays
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-membersFor more info: Yew Dell
- Monday: 9:30-10:30am
- Tuesday: 10-11am
- Wednesday: 10-11am
- Thursday: 10-11
- Friday: 9:30-10:30 and 10:45-11:45
Where: Kentucky Gymnastics Academy (KGA) 1920 Stanley Gault Pkwy, #103, Louisville (502) 254-1010When: See DescriptionWho: Children ages 1-5 years.How: Drop InCost: $5 per child. Buy a pass; $20 for five visits.For more info: KGA Preschool Open Gym
Where: Pottery Barn Kids at the Oxmoor Center Mall, 7900 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, 40222When: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AMWho: Ages 3 and upHow: Call for times at (502) 426-5775Cost: FreeFor more info: PB Events
Where: Speed Art Museum, 2035 South Third Street Louisville, 40208 (502) 634.2700When: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop in anytime between 10:30a and 1pmCost: Free with admission. $10/adults, $5/kids 3-17, under 3, freeFor more info: Speed Art Museum
- Friday: 11am-2pm and 7-10pm
- Saturday: 11am-2pm and 7-10pm
- Sunday: 1-4pm
- Monday: 11am-2pm
Where: 1701 UPS Drive, Louisville 40223 (502) 425-74444When: See DescriptionWho: All agesHow: Drop InCost: $6.00 admission, skate rental $2.00/figure skates, $3.00/hockey skatesFor more info: Public Skating
Where: Fuzziwigs Candy FactoryWhen: 12:00 PMWho: Toodledoos Members. Free to join and a great way to meet other moms and kids ages 5 and under.How: RSVP required!Cost: FreeFor more info: Toodledoos
Wednesday, September 14 through Tuesday, September 20 - Disney On Ice Mickey & Minnie's Magical Journey
- Wed. Sept. 14: 7pm
- Thu. Sept. 15: 7pm
- Fri. Sept. 16: 7pm
- Sat. Sept. 17: 11am, 3pm, 7pm
- Sun. Sept. 18: 2pm, 6pm
Where: KFC YUM! Center, 1 Arena Plaze, Louisville Ky 40202 (502) 690-9000When: See DescriptionWho: Audiences of all ages will be wowed!How: Purchase ticekts online at Ticketmaster.com, the KFC Yum! Center Box Office or by calling 1-800-745-3000Cost: Ticekts are $12, $20, $35 or $50For more info: Mickey and Minnie's Magical Journey
Where: The Louisville PalaceWhen: 1:00 PM (2nd show 4:00 PM)Who: Max & Ruby fans. Best for kids aged 5 and under.How: Purchase tickets at The Louisville Plance Box Office (502) 583-4555 , online at Live Nation, Ticketmaster or charge by phone (800) 745-3000.Cost: $15.00-$28.50For more info: Max & Ruby Tour
Macaroni Kid Resources For Parents
One of the goals of Macaroni Kid is to make it easier for parents to be parents. That means spending less time searching for the plumber or painter you need. Knowing who to call to plan the best kids birthday party, finding a detailed list of summer camps and preschools, suggestions on where to get your hair cut, places to burn calories and ...
A Perfect Pair
What to do? What to do? Come join us here on ToodleDoos!
ToodleDoos is all about providing opportunities for toddlers and young children to socialize while allowing parents to build relationships, exchange advice and offer different perspectives on the issues we all face. We offer one weekly standing Playdate every Friday and a free online social network where moms within the group set up multiple playdates and mom-dates each week.
ToodleDoos is partnering with Macaroni Kid to bring together the best Louisville has to offer for family-friendly activities through both ...
The weather is cooling off and it's the perfect time to get outside with the kids. I've added a group of outdoor locations to the Business Directory because they are often overlooked on the calendar. You don't need a special event to enjoy these venues. Pack a lunch or an afternoon snack, put on some comfortable shoes and get outside! Don't forget the sunblock.
This information will remain in the Business Directory so that you can easily ...
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.
CiCi's Pizza - 3093 Breckenridge Ln, Louisville 40220 (502) 452-6700. Kids 3 and under eat for free with the purchase of a $.99 drink everyday.
Cumberland Brews- 1576 Bardstown Rd., Louisville 40205 (502) 458-8727
Golden Corral Restaurant - 5362 Dixie Hwy, Louisville 40216 ...
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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