New Display Debuts at the NC Museum of History

The North Carolina Museum of History has a new pop-up panel display opening this Jan. 28. Learn fascinating details about the Green Book, the annual travel guide that helped African Americans navigate Jim Crow segregation. Published from 1936 to 1966,…

GUIDE: North Carolina's Zoos and Aquariums

North Carolina has an impressive array of places to see and learn about animals. We have zoos, aquariums, animal sanctuaries, science centers and more, offering in-person experiences with animals from aardvarks to zebras. Whether you walk through, drive through or…

10 Locally Owned Toy Stores in the Triangle

The Triangle is really lucky to have so many locally-owned toy stores around. When you shop from them, you frequently get convenient perks like gift registries and free wrapping, and always enjoy very personal shopping experiences that the big brick…

Triangle 2020 Holiday Art and Craft Fairs

The winter holidays are full of family fun, foods and shopping for artisan-crafted treasures and unique gifts. This year is no different, except for the COVID-related safety precautions in place to keep shoppers and vendors safe. Check out this list…

fit RDU Offers Outdoor Exercise Classes

Many of us are really struggling to keep our mental health in check right now. Between the stress of virtual schooling, isolation and worry about jobs and the economy it’s not easy to stay upbeat. One great way to…

A Visit to the Kersey Valley Sunflower Extravaganza

  The pandemic-related cancellation of the 2020 summer sunflower field at Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh disappointed so many Triangle residents. In just a few years, visiting the field had turned into a great tradition for area families--photo opportunities…

Triangle Museums in Phase 2.5

When N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper announced that our state was moving into Phase 2.5 of the reopening plan, that meant that museums could open at 50-percent capacity. Each museum in the Triangle has its own schedule and method for resuming…

Construction Kids Preschool

For children 8 wks-5 yrs old. Classes meet 9:15 AM-1 PM. Transitional Kindergarten available. Visit us online to learn more or contact us!


Come in and paint t-shirts and other apparel from sizes 0 to 5xl, wooden animals, signs and boxes and more, canvases, etc.. Lots of fun.

Flour Power North Hills

Ages 3-teen. All-inclusive kids cooking studio offering customized parties.

Code Ninjas Morrisville/Cary

Ages 7-14. See website for fees and sessions, full- and half-day camps. $140-$280/session, sibling discount available. Computers, games and coding.

Brier Creek Dance Salon

Offers a venue for parties, receptions, showers and other social events.

Conservators Center

Special experiences allow children of all ages to enjoy an unforgettable birthday experience among lions, tigers, wolves, and many other exotic animals. $275 and up.

Code Ninjas Morrisville/Cary

Ages 7-14 learn to code through a game-based curriculum that teaches teamwork, math, logic and problem-solving.

Brier Creek Dance Salon

Offers half-day edu/dance camps, 8 a.m.-noon and/or 1-5 p.m., for ages 6-17. Weekly themes include theater, surgeon, etc.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Birthday parties include building specialized models with Lego Bricks and playing Lego-themed games. Themes available. Packages start at $225.