Looking to motivate your child to read and exercise this summer? Track My Steps—a nonprofit with a mission to support quality N.C. education—invites rising kindergartners through 6th graders to join a summer-long literacy and fitness challenge. Youth are invited to head to Chavis Community Park in Raleigh every Monday at 6 p.m. through Aug. 3. to listen to stories read by community leaders and to enjoy fitness fun, including yoga.
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Parenting in the News
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Upload high-resolution photos of your kids having fun in and around the Triangle for our monthly Faces & Places gallery in the Carolina Parent print edition.
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