This Week's Welcome

This Week's Welcome

It's officially summer vacation! In the past few days, lets see.....Nathaniel had his kick off to summer luau at Just For Kicks (this weeks photo), we went rope climbing/zip lining (review on this is in this weeks newsletter), rented a ...

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Guide:Camp Guide 2015

Guide:Camp Guide 2015

Welcome to our 2015 Camp listings! We are please to bring you some featured, local camps including karate, theater, and sports camps! Plus we've included the town and recreation camps. With the large variety of ages and interests, we hope ...

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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hopewell-WapFalls-Fishkill

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hopewell-WapFalls-Fishkill

Proudly serving towns in Lower Dutchess including Hopewell Junction, Wappingers Falls, Fishkill, Beacon, Genham, Myers Corner, Hillside Lake, Stormville, Beekman, Poughquag, Pawling, Quaker Hill and more! WELCOME! Below are helpful ways to use your Website! First, Subscribe to receive the ...

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4 Tips to Keep Your Kids Reading All Summer

4 Tips to Keep Your Kids Reading All Summer

What are your kids reading this summer? According to an article from the website, education.com, students who read consistently over the summer are less likely to experience the “summer slide” and are more prepared for a successful school year in ...

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EVENT: Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015

EVENT: Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015

Day Out With Thomas The Celebration Tour 2015 July 10,11,12,17,18,19, 2015 Phillipsburg, NJ Peep! Peep! Thomas the Tank Engine™ is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas®: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard! Little ...

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EVENT: Walkway Over the Hudson Fireworks Display

EVENT: Walkway Over the Hudson Fireworks Display

Saturday, July 4, 2015Walkway Over the Hudson Fireworks Display 530PM -; 10PM Walkway Over the Hudson is teaming up with the City of Poughkeepsie and local businesses to present yet another incredible 4th of July Firework display on the Hudson ...

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Events: 2015 4th of July Firework Displays

Events: 2015 4th of July Firework Displays

July 2nd Concert and Fireworks @ Danbury Fair Mall July 3rd Hudson Valley Renegades Independence Day Weekend @ Old Sturbridge Village Fireworks Celebration @ New Milford, CT Fireworks Display @ Lake Carmel Fireworks @ Town Of Southeast July 4th Independence ...

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Finger Paint That's Okay to Eat!

Finger Paint That's Okay to Eat!

If there's one thing we know to be true about our babies and toddlers, it's that nearly EVERYTHING finds its way into their mouths! But that shouldn't discourage us from participating in great great sensory activities like finger painting. The ...

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Show: Date Night to Drunk Shakespeare

Show: Date Night to Drunk Shakespeare

DRUNK SHAKESPEAREVisit Drunkshakespeare.com The LoungeRoy Arias Stages300 West 43rd St. (4th Floor) Near 8th Ave. "A live action Drunk History" -TimeOut Magazine "Zany, Rowdy and Debaucherous" -New York Times "The Best Thing to Ever Happen to The Theater" -Slate Magazine ...

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Show: Pirates on the Hudson

Show: Pirates on the Hudson

Pirates on the HudsonSaturday, July 11th, 1pm, 3pm, 7pmTarrytown Music Hall13 Main StreetTarrytown, N.Y. www.hudsonvalley.org On Saturday, July 11 Pirates of the Hudson returns to the Tarrytown Music Hall, featuring a rollicking show fresh from Off-Broadway. The Greatest Pirate Story ...

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The No-Bake Summer Secret

The No-Bake Summer Secret

Sweet summer fun is about to begin! The endless pool parties, picnics, backyard BBQ's and, of course, a summer birthday party or two. It may be summer, but the year round question remains the same: “What can I bring to ...

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Review: Dragons: Race to the Edge an all NEW Netfilx Original Series

Review: Dragons: Race to the Edge an all NEW Netfilx Original Series

DreamWorks Animation does it again with their all new Netflix original series Dragons: Race To The Edge! Biased on the blockbuster movie franchise How To Train Your Dragon, these 30 minute episodes will keep you child glued to their seat.We ...

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Giveaway: Quassy's '3-D' Fireworks Will Light Up the Sky

Giveaway: Quassy's '3-D' Fireworks Will Light Up the Sky

Quassy Amusement & Waterpark2132 Middlebury RdMiddlebury, CT '3-D' movies were a fad in the 1950s and have made a comeback in recent years. You could call it a “blast from the past.” But “3-D” fireworks? Seeing is believing when Independence ...

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Giveaway: Catering with One Pickled Pepper

Summer is here! Celebrate without the hassle! One Pickled Pepper does everything from catering, to event planning, to beautiful cakes and more. One Pickled Pepper can make your party a great success. From a child's birthday party to an elegant ...

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Giveaway: GODSPELL at Westchester Broadway Theater

GODSPELLWestchester Broadway Theatre 1 Broadway Plaza Elmsford, NY July 9th -; September 9th, 2015www.BroadwayTheatre.com This immensely successful rock opera was the first major musical theatre offering from 3-time Grammy and Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin, Children of Eden). ...

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Giveaway: Renegade Tickets

Giveaway: Renegade Tickets

Schedule Available HERE Individual Game Tickets Available HERE. Season Passes and Flex Passes also available Summer Camp Info Available HERE. Renegades Game Fireworks Schedule June: 22, 26, 27 July: 1, 3, 10, 11, 24, 25, 30 August: 7, 15, 19, ...

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Giveaway: Review: The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum

Giveaway: Review: The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum

If you are adding things to your summer bucket list, The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum in Bridgeport CT is a MUST add! We went this past Saturday (yes in the rain showers) and had a blast. The only ...

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Giveaway: Third Annual Muddy Puddles "Mess Fest"

Giveaway: Third Annual Muddy Puddles "Mess Fest"

The third annual Muddy Puddles “Mess Fest” will be held Saturday August 8th at Kiwi Country Day Camp in Mahopac, NY from 11:00am to 4:00pm. The Muddy Puddles Project is a fundraising platform for the Ty Louis Campbell (TLC) Foundation ...

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New Movies Now at Carmel Cinemas!

New Movies Now at Carmel Cinemas!

click here for NOW PLAYING Inside Out Jun 19 Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like ...

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Featured Pet: Cobbler is waiting for His Forever Home

Featured Pet: Cobbler is waiting for His Forever Home

Cobbler recently arrived at the shelter from a hoarding situation. He is an extremely friendly cat that adores human attention. He gets along well with other cats and would be a great addition to any home. He is 2 years ...

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Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Planning your child's birthday party is both fun and a lot of work. So we've reached out to several local businesses that have provided us with a summary of their birthday party offerings. Some have even extended exclusive discounts to ...

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Guide: Discount Guide Business Listings

Guide: Discount Guide Business Listings

What It Is:The Discount Card is an embossed business card identifying you as a Discount Card holder. The back even has a Tipping Guide! If you would like this free card, please complete THIS FORM with your name and physical ...

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Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

We know how daunting it is to pick places for your child, especially when you are left googling for names or hoping the mom you recently met has good recommendations. We've reached out to several local places that provided us ...

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Guide: Library Guide

Guide: Library Guide

Gone are the days when every town had a library perfect for its community. Now due to funding issues, our libraries are dwindling in numbers. We still have some fantastic ones within our communities, however, and they have great, free ...

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Guides: Parks and Playgrounds

Guides: Parks and Playgrounds

Welcome to our Parks and Playgrounds Guide for the Putnam and Dutchess areas! Click through on the county names to see detailed information on each park, including location and details on what can be found there (such as playgrounds, hiking ...

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