Tag: middle school age

NC Theatre & Broadway Series South: Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins Storytime at Crabtree Valley Mall

Mary Poppins is in the Triangle preparing for an upcoming production at the Duke Energy Center. Last week my youngest and I caught a glimpse of her up close during a special story time hosted at Crabtree Valley Mall where…

Museum of Life + Science: Summer Fun

Exploring Into the Mist at the Museum of Life + Science

Hot summer days are the perfect time to visit the Museum of Life + Science and cool off in their outdoor exhibits. Yes, I said “cool off” and “outdoors.” It is possible. Head to the Museum first thing in the…

Disney Store: Events – Raleigh

Disney Store Events: Art of Animation

** Updated 7/28/16: event time changes for August 2016 ** With all of the hot & humid days lately, we’ve been seeking entertainment indoors. One of our new favorites? Attending the free events offered at The Disney Store. These include story times,…

White Deer Park – Garner

White Deer Park - Garner: Natural Play Area

White Deer Park is located directly across from Lake Benson Park in Garner. It’s 96 acres features play areas, trails, picnic shelters, open space, and a Nature Center. There are 2 playground areas in this spacious park. When you arrive, the road…

USS North Carolina Battleship – Wilmington

USS North Carolina Wilmington

Taking advantage of my son’s recent track out from year round school, we decided to make a day trip to Wilmington. At around 2 hours each way depending where you are in the Triangle, it’s easily doable if you don’t…

Historic Yates Mill County Park – Raleigh

Historic Yates Mill County Park: Gristmill

Yates Mill County Park is located in south Raleigh and is part of the Wake County Parks & Recreation. It’s namesake landmark is the county’s only remaining gristmill. Each year from March through November the Park offers tours of the…

Life + Science: Hideaway Woods – Durham

Life+ Science: Hideaway Woods Treehouse

The Museum of Life + Science has consistently been a favorite spot of ours. The newest section, Hideaway Woods, opened last fall and only added to the enjoyment! Tucked into a 2 acre space surrounded by the train tracks, Hideaway…

Durham Bulls Fan Fest

Durham Bulls Fan Fest

** The 2017 Durham Bulls Fan Fest will be held on Saturday, March 4th from 11am – 2pm. ** The official start of spring is still a couple of weeks away, but, for our family, it always begins with the…

Touch a Truck – Durham

Touch a Truck Southpoint 2013

The 2017 Touch a Truck event will take place on Saturday March 25th, from 10am to 2pm. Children with sensory issues are welcome to come before the event starts, from 9am to 10am, for a quieter experience. Tickets are $5…

Jumpin JoJo’s Open Bounce & Party Center – Raleigh

Jumpin JoJo's Open Bounce & Party Center: Slides

Cold, wet weather driving a need to find a way to burn your kids’ energy indoors? Consider Jumpin JoJo’s in North Raleigh. Located in a small shopping center just north of 540 on highway 401, it’s very easy to get…

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