May 16, 2013
- Welcome to Macaroni Kid New Bedford!
- Macaroni Kid Day at Cap'n Barnacle's Mini Golf
- Baggers Party Rentals
- READY, SET…GO, GO THOMAS!
- Win an iPad Mini!
- May is National Lyme Awareness Month in MA
- "Made Local With Love"
- National Kids to Parks Day ~ May 18, 2013
- Take A Colorful Nature Walk
- Gel Boards
- Basil Shrimp Pasta
- This Week's Picks
- This Week's Calendar
- Plan Ahead
Mark your Calendar & Join Us for 1/2 Price Mini-Golf this Saturday at Macaroni Kid Day at Cap'n Barnacle's Mini Golf ~ We hope to see you there!
Here is a quick rundown of what you will find in this weeks newsletter:
- Ready, Set..Go....GO Thomas! Win Tickets!
- Meet our newest Sponsor - Baggers Party Rentals
- Share Macaroni Kid with everyone you know and they can win an iPad Mini
- May is National Lyme Awareness Month
- NationalKids to Parks Days 2013
Crafts & Baking in this weeks edition:
We are excited about our new feature Macaroni Kid New Bedford MADE WITH LOVE - New Mac Kid Feature Read this weeks article for more information!
Don't forget to look at this weeks calendar that is is chock full of fun events - be sure to check back often as we add events every day!
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Proudly serving towns of New Bedford, Westport, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Acushnet, Freetown, East Freetown & Assonet and more!
Join us for a Fun Day of Mini Golf
We hope you will join us for this fun family event!
Activities will include:
- 1/2 Price Mini Golf for all participants
- And fun for the entire family!
Spread the word...Bring your friends for 1/2 price Mini-Golf and Lot's of Fun!
See you on the 18th!
Looking for a bounce house, inflatable, character visit, tables, chairs or snack machines and supplies for your next party? Our newest sponsor Baggers Party Rentals is our business of choice and we think it will be yours too!
Established in 2011 Baggers Party Rentals is a Local Family Owned and operated business. They understands that planning an event can be time consuming and costly and offer affordable options for any celebration big or small! Baggers Party Rentals is a mobile business based out of Westport MA, they service all of ...
READY, SET…GO, GO THOMAS! A LARGER THAN LIFE TRAIN FOR THE RIDE OF THEIR LIFE
Thomas The Tank Engine® Pulls Into Edaville USA June 15-16, 21-24 and August 31-September 2, 6-8 For Family Favorite Day Out With Thomas®: The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013
ENTER TO WIN A FAMILY 4 PACK OF TICKETS for Friday, June 21st @ 9:30AM
Bring your preschoolers to take the ride of their lives! Seen on the pages of favorite storybooks, in playrooms, and on the television screen, Thomas the Tank Engine® is ...
Contest runs May 15-June 15
Know how to protect your family!
Governor Patrick has declared May as "Lyme Disease Awareness Month" in Massachusetts Lyme Disease is the second most prevalent infectious disease in Massachusetts.
To prevent Lyme disease and other tickborn diseases the CDC recommends that people:
- Avoid areas with high grass and leaf litter and walk in the center of trails when hiking.
- Use repellent that contains 20 percent or more DEET on exposed skin for protection that lasts several hours. Parents should apply repellent to children ...
Macaroni Kid loves local business and so do parents! Being a small business ourselves we would like to help support other small businesses through our
"We want ...
- An empty egg carton
- Paints and paintbrushes
Step 1: Measure approximately 5-6 ounces of hair gel and mix in as much glitter as you want!
Step 2: Pour mixture into a clear food storage bag and get as much air out as possible and seal bag.
Where: Cap'n Barnacle's Mini Golf
2 David Brown Blvd - Fairhaven, MAWhen: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: EVERYONEHow: AttendCost: 1/2 Price Admission
Where: The Penfield School - Portsmouth RIWhen: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: AttenCost: FREE ADMISSION
Where: Partner's Village Store, 865 Main Road, Westport MAWhen: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AMWho: Children 3 - 5How: AttendCost: FREE
Where: New Bedford Library Howland-Green BranchWhen: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMWho: Children & ParentsHow: AttendCost: Free
The Market will offer a potpourri of traditional farmers’ market items, including jams and jellies, honey, gourmet roasted coffee, fresh shellfish, breads and cakes, pasture-raised meats and poultry, sandwiches and tacos, granola, clam chowder, eggs and fresh produce, alpaca hats and scarves, and crafts. There will also be live music and occasional cooking demonstrations in the Sandywoods incubator kitchen.
Where: Sandywoods Center for the Arts in Tiverton, RI
43 Muse Way, Tiverton, RI, behind the Bulgarmarsh Recreation Area.
Directions at www.sandywoodsfarm.org/directions.html.When: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: AttendCost: Admission is FREEFor more info: WEB SITE
Remember to bring your charged laptop, Ipad, or tablet so we can all play at the same time. Make sure you have Minecraft already downloaded onto your gaming system; we can help you with this if you’re not sure which version to download.
Where: Lakeville Public LibraryWhen: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PMWho: Teens & young adultsHow: AttendCost: FREE
Thursday, May 16 through Saturday, May 18 - Annie Presented by The Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech Theater Company
Where: Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech
New BedfordWhen: 7:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: AttendCost: Tickets Adults $12, Seniors $10, Students $6For more info: Call 508-998-3321 x 424
Where: New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park’s Corson Maritime Learning Center. The center is located at 33 William Street in downtown New Bedford.When: 10:00 AMWho: Children Ages 0 - 5How: AttendCost: FREEFor more info: FACEBOOK
Where: Southworth Library South DartmouthWhen: 11:00 AMWho: Caregivers must attend the program with their children. No registration necessary. Parents and children ages 3-5.How: No reggistration necessaryCost: Free
Where: Fort Pheonix State Park - FairhavenWhen: 9:00 AMWho: EveryoneHow: ATTENCost: FREEFor more info: WEB
Where: Lakeville Fire Department ~ 346 Bedford Street, LakevilleWhen: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PMWho: Parents & CaregiversHow: AttendCost: FREE
CHILDREN's MUSEUM OF GREATER FALL RIVER Official Grand Opening Celebration
Where: 441 North Main Street, Fall River, MassachusettsWhen: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PMWho: FamiliesHow: AttendCost: Admission is $8.00 per person
Where: Whites of WestportWhen: VariousWho: EveryoneHow: AttendCost: Poker Run $10.00
Family Events are Free
Where: Seaport Inn & Marina - FairhavenWhen: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PMWho: AnyoneHow: AttendCost: $8.00For more info:
Great prizes, contests, demonstrations, food, music and more! 100% of all proceeds goes to our programs. Help raise money for injured, sick, abandoned and homeless animals. Walkers without dogs are welcome. NEW THIS YEAR will be sheep herding demos! BACK AGAIN this year will be the “Doggie Fashion Show” sponsored by GoFetch! and the Daily Dog Blog. There will be other demonstrations by the K-9 Police Unit and New England Reptile and Raptor phenomenal Birds of Prey show! Doggie training demos, too! As in past years, there will also be fun contests with prizes awarded.
Where: Buttonwood Park (next to Lawler Library) in New Bedford
Please Note: Pet Fest is located at Buttonwood Park not the Zoo.When: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PMWho: FamiliesHow: Come Join the Fun!Cost: Free
Where: Buttonwood Park ZooWhen: 10:30 & 12:30Who: Kids and ParentsHow: Join In!Cost: $5.00 per family with Zoo AdmissionFor more info: Bands Web Site
Zoo's Web Site
Aye, mateys! Who doesn't love pirate and dragon stories? Come join us as we get our Grrr on!
Where: Barns & Noble, North Dartmouth
Dartmouth Towne Center, 392 State Road Route 6, North Dartmouth, MA 02747, 508-997-0701When: 11:00 AMWho: ChildrenHow: Just join us....Cost: Free
Where: Lakeville Public LibraryWhen: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PMWho: ChildrenHow: AttendCost: FREE
For more information about Catherine and Wishing You Were Here go to: catherinechant.com
Where: Lakeville Public LibraryWhen: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PMWho: AnyoneHow: AttendCost: FREE
Where: Wilks LibraryWhen: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AMWho: PreSchool ChildrenHow: AttendCost: FREE
Where: New Bedford Main Library - Children's RoomWhen: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: Children & FamiliesHow: AttendCost: Free
Where: MFA BostonWhen: MFA Hours of OperationWho: EveryoneHow: AttendCost: Free
Where: Battleship Cove Fall RiverWhen: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PMWho: Veteran's and their familiesHow: AttendCost: FREE
It's a National Holiday and a school holiday, so let's get together and read on this special day!
Where: Barns & Noble, North Dartmouth
Dartmouth Towne Center, 392 State Road Route 6, North Dartmouth, MA 02747, 508-997-0701When: 1:00 PMWho: ChildrenHow: Just join us....Cost: Free
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