October 27, 2010
Halloween Fun From Your Publisher
Halloween is almost upon us and I'm sure many of you are frantically planning your quickly approaching parties, fun and festive dinners, last minute costumes and trying to map the quickest route home after your kiddo's Sunday afternoon soccer or football game! So I thought, I'd throw some ideas at you in hopes of making your life easier. That's what Macaroni Mom's do, we help each other out!
Try the Spider Web game for your Halloween party, takes some preparation but very cute for the ...
Where: U of L, The Gheens Science Hall and Rauch PlanetariumWhen: 7:00 PM (additional shows at 8:00 and 9:00 PM)Who: Family funHow: Purchase in advance at (502) 852-6664Cost: $5.00 admission.For more info: http://louisville.edu/planetarium/events
Where: Yew Dell Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Rd, Crestwood, KY 40014 (502) 241-4788When: 11:30 AM - 3:00 PMWho: Family fun for all agesHow: Drop In.Cost: Admission is free. $5.00 parking fee per car.For more info: http://www.yewdellgardens.org/events
Where: Bernheim Forest Woodland Pavilion. Click for directions.When: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Call to register (502) 955-8512Cost: $7.00/members, $10 non-membersFor more info: Bernheim Events
Where: Sisters Tea Parlor and Boutique, 4765 Fox Run Rd, Buckner, 40010When: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PMWho: Parents and children ages 3 and up. Best for girls elementary school age an up.How: Reservations required. Call (502) 222-6420Cost: Still researching!For more info: www.sistersteaparlor.com
Where: Louisville Zoo, 1100 Trevillian Way, Louisville 40213 (502) 459-2181When: 5:00 PM - 8:30 PMWho: Family fun for all agesHow: Arrive with your tickets!Cost: Ages 3 and up $8.00/ticket or $6.50 at Meijer stores (even for members).For more info: http://www.louisvillezoo.org/events/halloween.htm
Where: Westport Village Shopping Center. Get Directions Here.When: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop in. Remember to register if you would like to participate in glass blowingCost: Free to trick or treat. $30 for glass blowing.For more info: http://westportvillage.com/Events/tabid/59/Default.aspx
Where: Northeast YMCA, 9400 Mill Brook Road, Louisville, KY 40223When: 6:30 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop InCost: Free to attendFor more info: (502) 425-1271
Historically accurate 18th c. Market Fair recreating years from 1765-1792. Merchants, craftspeople, performers, soldiers, tradegoods, etc. 18th c food and tavern
Where: Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, LouisvlleWhen: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PMWho: Family fun for all agesHow: Drop InCost: $6.00/adults $3.00/kids 6-12For more info: http://www.locustgrove.org/
Where: Elsie's Front Porch, 114 E. Main St, La GrangeWhen: 10:00 AMWho: Family funHow: Show upCost: FreeFor more info: Discover Downtown La Grange
Where: Westport Library, 8100 Westport Rd, Ste B, Louisville 40222 (502) 394-0379When: 1:00 PMWho: Best for ages 3-8How: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: www.lfpl.org
Where: Main Library (LFPL) - 301 York St, Louisville 40203 (502) 574-1611When: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMWho: Best for kids up to age 8How: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: www.lfpl.org
Where: Sisters Tea Parlor & Boutique, 4765 Fox Run Rd., Buckner, KY 40010When: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PMWho: Parents and children 3 and up. Bes for the elementary school age girls.How: Reservations required call 502-222-6420Cost: Still researchingFor more info: www.sistersteaparlor.com
Where: Kosair Children's Medical Center – Brownsboro
4910 Chamberlain Lane
(near Costco )When: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PMWho: Family fun for all agesHow: Register online here.Cost: Free
Where: Louisville Grace Community Church, 4308 Taylorsville Rd, LouisvilleWhen: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PMWho: Family FunHow: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Har-fest flyer
Where: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 10200 Shelbyville Rd., Louisville, 40223When: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PMWho: Family funHow: Show up with candy to pass outCost: FreeFor more info: (502) 245-5512
Where: Northeast Christian Church, 9900 Brownsboro Rd., Louisville 40241 (502) 426-6668When: 6:30 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop InCost: Free!For more info: http://www.necchurch.org/kidabalou
Where: Westport Road Baptist ChurchWhen: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Jeanne McClure, Children's Minister at [email protected]
Where: KaZoing Party and Play, 3600 Chamberlain Lane Suite 218, Louisville (502) 412-1500When: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Occurs each week Mon, Wed, Thurs & Fri.)Who: Kids 5 years and younger.How: Drop InCost: $5.00 per childFor more info: http://www.kazoing.com/
Where: Green Tree Mall Center Court, 757 E. Lewis and Clark Pkwy, Clarksville, IN 47129When: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AMWho: Moms and kidsHow: Drop InCost: $5.00 for first timers onlyFor more info: http://www.greentreemall.com/events.asp
Where: Pottery Barn, Oxmoor Mall, 7900 Shelbyville Rd. Louisville 40222 (502) 426-5775When: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AMWho: Toddlers and preschoolersHow: Call to RSVP (502) 426-5775Cost: FreeFor more info: Pottery Barn Events
Where: Pump It Up, 2700 Stanley Gault Pkwy, Suite 120, Louisville (502) 244-1016When: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (same time on Friday too!)Who: Children age 5 and under.How: Drop In!Cost: $5.00 per child. Children under 2 are free.For more info: http://www.pumpitupparty.com/ky/louisville/home-p1q84.htm
Where: Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd St., Louisville (502) 634-2700When: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop in anytime between 10:00 and 1:00Cost: Program and admission is free during this timeFor more info: http://www.speedmuseum.org/kids.html
Where: All About Kids, 2531 Blankenbaker Parkway, Louisville 40299 (502) 809-1386When: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Inflatable zone open 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM)Who: Ages 5 and under.How: Drop inCost: $5.00 per child includes both open gym and the inflatable zone.For more info: http://www.allaboutkids.cc/OpenGymSwim.asp
Where: Tours leave from the Oldham County History Center, 106 North Second Avenue (right on the Courthouse Square).When: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (additional tours available at 7:30 and 8:00)Who: Due to the potential intensity of spirit activity, tours are recommended for children 13 and up. The guides sometimes get pretty spooked themselves!How: Call 502-291-1766 for reservations.Cost: Tickets are $15.00 per personFor more info: http://spiritsoflagrange.com/boo/
Where: Crescent Hill, 2762 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY USA 40206When: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PMWho: Ages 12-17How: Drop InCost: FreeFor more info: Election
Where: Pump It Up, 2700 Stanley Gault Parkway, Ste 120, Louisville 40223When: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PMWho: Children ages 4-10 (must be potty trained)How: Call to register (502) 244-1016Cost: $20.00 first child, $15 for additional siblingsFor more info: Pump It Up#mce_temp_url#
Where: Hinton's Orchard and Farm Market (270) 325-3854When: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PMWho: Family funHow: Drop InCost: $5.00 for hayrides, corn maze and FarmLand play areaFor more info: www.hintonsorchard.com
Now that pumpkin season is here, try this as soon as you get your hands on one! It is delicious and a big tradition in our family!! Great for entertaining too! Cut off the top of ...
1 small to medium pumpkin
1 onion, chopped
2 Tbsp vegetable oil
1 1/2 to 2 lbs ground beef
2 tbsp soy sauce
2 tbsp brown sugar
1 (4oz) can sliced mushrooms, drained
1 (10 3/4oz) can cream-of-chicken soup
1 1/2 C cooked rice
1 (8oz) can sliced water chestnuts, drained
Now that pumpkin season is here, try this as soon as you get your hands on one! It is delicious and a big tradition in our family!! Great for entertaining too!
Cut off the top of ...
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 ...
October 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 ...
The Sound of Music 45th Anniversary Edition
Win a Copy from Macaroni Kid!
Unless you live in a cave, you’ve seen or at least heard of the Sound of Music, but have your children? Now’s a great time to share this amazing film with them. While they may be bamboozled by the lack of cartoons, special effects and the like, the incredible music and the real characters will grab their attention and suck them in. Instead of Katy Perry’s racy lyrics, enlighten your kids to the sounds of “My Favorite Things,” “Sixteen Going On ...
October Storytime, Afterschool Adventures & Totally Teen Events
With three locations, the Oldham County Library offers many reoccurring activities for kids of all ages. You must be a resident of Oldham County to request a library card and check out materials. However, you don't need a library card to attend these activities.
Main - 308 Yager Ave, LaGrange 40031 (502) 222-9713
Mahan - 12505 Harmony Landing Ln, Goshen 40026 (502) 228-1852
South Oldham- 6720 West Hwy 146, Crestwood 40014 (502) 241-1108
**NO ACTIVITIES SCHEDULED FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 18 -23**
10:10 AM Toddler Time at South ...
No mom enjoys hearing a child cough, even though pediatricians often remind parents that coughing is actually a good thing — it’s the body’s way of keeping the lungs clear and preventing pneumonia. But that doesn’t make the problem any easier for you or your child, especially when your little one can’t get a good night’s sleep because of a nagging cough.
The first question you need to ask yourself is, “How sick is my child?” says Benaroch. For instance, sucking in the ribs with every ...
Spread the Macaroni Love
During the month of November Louisville East Macaroni Kid is encouraging you to "Spread the Macaroni Love!" For each subscriber you refer to Macaroni Kid, both you and the new subscriber will be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift certificate to Target. Make sure your friend enters your name in the "How did you hear about us section" of the new subscriber form. Enter as many times as you can! There will be a surprise bonus for whoever refers the most new subscribers! Don't forget to "Like ...
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