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Great Backyard Bird Count offers family fun!

Does it seem like February is for the birds? You’re right! Bird watchers coast to coast are flocking to join in the 13th annual Great Backyard Bird Count, Friday, Feb. 12, through Monday, Feb. 15, and Wake County is offering wonderful free…

Visit with Magic Tree House authors!

Spring is right around the corner, heralding blooms, leprechauns, Easter egg hunts and the joy of nature! It’s time to pull out the picnic blanket and head to the park with the kids and some good books to take in…

Join in fun events to prevent child abuse

Who doesn’t love pinwheels? I’ve got one in my yard and watching it gleam and spin makes me happy.. On Thursday at 10 a.m., children from Exploris Middle School will plant a pinwheel garden at the Children’s Garden on the corner…

Farmers Market opens with family-friendly event!

If your kids like to dig in the dirt, and you enjoy hula hooping, blue grass, Carolina barbecue, going green and eating local hormone-free food, take note. You’ll find all this fun and more when the Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market season kicks off…

Join in Pre-Father's Day Free Fun!

Father’s Day is approaching. Are you ready? If you haven’t had time to prepare because you’ve been busy with the kids, why not take them to a craft class where you can relax and they can make a gift for…

Cary, Durham ramp up family fun!

Could you use a private party tent for 20 at one of Koka Booth Amphitheatre’s Movies by Moonlight summer shows? That’s among the prizes you could win in a fun scavenger hunt to celebrate Koka Booth’s turning 10 this summer.…

Marbles, TriangleMommies host fun events!

Is your child heading to kindergarten? You won’t want to miss the Kickoff to Kindergarten coming Saturday, Aug. 21, from 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at Marbles Kids Museum, in downtown Raleigh. It’s a chance to shake off school fears (yours, and…

Join StrollerThon to benefit moms!

Mark your calendar to grab the kids and walk for a good cause on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, in Cary. The 2010 StrollerThon is a three-mile walkathon to benefit Postpartum Education and Support, a Triangle-based…

The von Trapp Children come to Cary

If you’ve ever watched the Sound of Music, the 1965 musical movie about a family that triumphs over adversity, you’ll want to see the first show in the Town of Cary’s Marvelous Music Series. At 7:30 p.m., on Saturday, Oct.…

MLK events offer family fun through Monday!

What’s on tap for weekend family fun? The Triangle is honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday which is observed nationally on Monday, with a slew of family-friendly events that stretch from a Saturday parade in Durham and a nature service activity…