Welcome to Macaroni Kid - the place to find this week's family fun!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid - the place to find this week's family fun!

Welcome to Asheville Macaroni Kid! Here's what is happening this week... Have a child that is interested in acting? Asheville Creative Art is offering Acting Classes for Grades 1-3 and 4-6. NC Stage is offering a giveaway to the show ...

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Acting Classes for Grades 1-3 and 4-6

Acting Classes for Grades 1-3 and 4-6

Asheville Creative Arts (ACA), Asheville's professional children's theatre has unveiled new educational initiatives, and will offer 2 After-School Theatre Classes led by Instructor Katie Jones. Classes will be held for six Thursday Evenings from Feb 9- March 16, 2017 at ...

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Could You Be a Voice for a Child?

Could You Be a Voice for a Child?

Each year more than half a million children suffer abuse or neglect, often resulting in the need for court intervention. A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) volunteer is the eyes and ears for a judge and the person who tells the ...

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Jeeves in Bloom at NC Stage AND Ticket giveaway

Jeeves in Bloom at NC Stage AND Ticket giveaway

The lovable Bertie and faithful valet Jeeves return! The pair pay a visit to the English countryside where Bertie's amphibian-loving school chum, Gussie, hatches a plan to win the heart of the fanciful Madeline Basset. Bertie's plan for a peaceful ...

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Plan ahead...you may need reservations!

Plan ahead...you may need reservations!

The events that are included on our calendar often don't take any planning ahead, you just decide to go and drop in on the event. However, some events may take a reservation or registration. In this recurring article we will ...

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A Night to Shine

A Night to Shine

**I received this exciting news from the TR Program Staff. Please call Lori at 828-259-5483 for more info or if you have questions**Through word of mouth, the Therapeutic Recreation program has learned of an exciting upcoming event, being held in ...

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Macaroni Crafts: Recycle Old Greeting Cards

Macaroni Crafts: Recycle Old Greeting Cards

When the holidays were over and I was cleaning the house and putting away all the Christmas gifts and decorations, I gathered all the greeting cards into a pile. I stared at them, hating to throw them away, but it ...

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Macaroni Kids Eat: FREE or cheap.  Great spots around town.

Macaroni Kids Eat: FREE or cheap. Great spots around town.

What parent isn't looking for a deal? Here are some of the restaurants around our town that offer free or reduced meals for kids. I am always looking for more places to add. If you know of a restaurant that ...

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Macaroni Road Trip: Outdoor Fun in the Winter

Macaroni Road Trip: Outdoor Fun in the Winter

Looking for outdoor winter fun? Check out these places for snow tubing, skiing, snowboarding and ice skating. You may have to drive a ways but make it a day for outdoor fun that the kids will remember! Scaly Mountain Snowtubing ...

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Macaroni Mom: Mom Groups

Macaroni Mom: Mom Groups

Here is a list of support groups for moms: I have tried to confirm this information but if you have questions or are a first time visitor to the group PLEASE call or email to confirm the date and time ...

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Play and Learn for 3-5 year olds

Play and Learn for 3-5 year olds

Come and join us for Play & Learn! Parents/caregivers of children ages 3 -; 5 in Buncombe County who are not in licensed child care are invited to attend a series of free Play & Learn sessions. Each 45 minute ...

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Macaroni Storytimes: At the Library

Macaroni Storytimes: At the Library

Enka-Candler - 1401 Sand Hill Rd, Candler; 250-4758 Monday: 10:30am -; Bounce'n Books -; Movement story time for all ages; 11:30am - Baby PLAYdate Wednesday: 10:30am -; Preschool Story Times (ages 3-5) Thursday: 10:30am -; Toddler Times (18-36 month) Fairview ...

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After School Fun (and more!)

After School Fun (and more!)

Looking for a way to help your child grow in confidence and self-esteem? Extracurricular classes could be the answer. Here are some businesses around our town that offer art, gymnastics, dance, karate, recreational opportunities and hands-on STEM learning activities for ...

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Let's Plan a Birthday Party

Let's Plan a Birthday Party

Birthday parties and children…they go hand in hand. Children love them, but sometimes for parents they can be a lot of work. Asheville Macaroni Kid has put together a number of venues where you can host your child's birthday party ...

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