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New Year’s Eve Events for Kids – Delaware, 2017

December 30th, 2017

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Happy New Year! We know it’s not always easy for children (or parents) to stay up until midnight on New Year’s Eve. Here are some fun ways for the little ones to enjoy the festivities of the holiday without staying up past bedtime. Happy NOON Year’s Eve Brandywine Zoo – Wilmington, DE; 11am-12:15pm. *Click for […]

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Visits with Santa – Delaware, 2017

December 2nd, 2017

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Don’t miss your chance to visit with the man in red this holiday season! Here is a list of Santa visits in MOT and surrounding areas to help your planning! *Many of these events are photo-friendly, so be sure to take your camera to capture those special moments!  12/2-12/23*- Santa’s Workshop & “Elf Yourself-ie” Station […]

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Special Holiday Events – Delaware, 2017

December 2nd, 2017

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Feel the joy of the holidays with these awesome special performances and events. Winter Musical: Seussical Jr. (K-8 Academy Production) $5/person. MOT Charter High School, 1275 Cedar Lane Rd. Middletown, DE 19709. 3 showings: Friday, 12/1, 7 pm; Saturday, 12/2, 4 pm; Saturday, 12/2, 7 pm (*Understudy performance). A musical for the whole family, Seussical […]

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Parades & Tree Lightings – Delaware 2017

December 2nd, 2017

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These Christmas parades and tree lighting ceremonies in the MOT area are sure to get you into the holiday spirit! Middletown Christmas Parade Middletown, DE. Saturday, 12/2; 10 am Middletown’s annual Christmas parade kicks off Christmas on Main Street. The parade will begin at the Everett Meredith Middle School on South Broad Street, travel up […]

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Healthy Halloween Snacks for Kids

October 27th, 2017

Halloween means costumes, parties, parades, tricks and – of course – treats. Have some fun with these awesome healthy Halloween snacks even picky eaters will love! Five Little Pumpkins Snack via Mom Inspired Life Halloween Ham and Cheese via It’s Always Autumn   Apple Monsters – A Healthy Halloween Treat via Two Healthy Kitchens Frankenstein […]

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Fall Family Activities – Delaware, 2017

October 4th, 2017

While the days may still be a bit warm, the mornings are getting cooler and the smell of pumpkin spice is in the air. Fall is officially here and it’s the perfect time for some outdoor family adventures before the temperature drops! Here are some awesome family-friendly events going on this month in the Delaware […]

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From Pre-K to Kindergarten: Tips for a Smooth Transition

August 16th, 2017

Woman walking little girl to first day of school.

Starting kindergarten can be intimidating, even for children who have experienced an early education program. While preschool helps prepare little ones both socially and academically for school, the first days in a new school or classroom are often both exciting and scary. These tips can make the transition as smooth as possible for both you […]

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Is Your Child Ready for Preschool?

August 16th, 2017

little boy reading book

If your child is between the ages of 2 and 4, you may be thinking about preschool. Preschools offer a variety of benefits and are a wonderful way to prepare your child for the years ahead, however, there are some things to consider when deciding on a preschool program. Here is a list of skills […]

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