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Welcome To Mac Kid

Welcome To Mac Kid

We are so glad you found us! Christine and I are two mothers here in the local West Pittsburgh area and we brought Macaroni Kid Robinson to Pittsburgh in February of 2010. We strive to bring you the best family ...

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Photography by Kiersten

Photography by Kiersten

Getting our family portrait taken as a kid was a traumatic experience for me, and I am sure for my brother as well. My mom would force us to dress up in the scratchiest clothes ever made, stuff ourselves into ...

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Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

We know YOU aren't ready for this big change but more importantly, is your child? Each year, as parents get ready to send their little one off to kindergarten, they begin to wonder if their child is really ready to ...

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Kid-A-Palooza 2011 is Here !!

Kid-A-Palooza 2011 is Here !!

Kid-A-Palooza 2011 is Here !! Is your family ready to get out and escape the winter blues? We have the perfect solution! Come to the David L Lawrence Convention Center on Saturday, February, 26th from 10AM -6PM for the largest ...

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Seussical- The Musical

Seussical- The Musical

We adored the last production from Pittsburgh Musical Theater! We are eagerly anticipating this next big performance- Seussical The Musical! WIN 4 TICKETS TO THE SHOW HERE ! Here is a sneak peek video! ALSO A SPECIAL MAC KID DISCOUNT ...

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CIRCUS NIGHT @CHICK FIL A  CANCELLED

CIRCUS NIGHT @CHICK FIL A CANCELLED

PLEASE JOIN US AT ANOTHER DATE FOR OUR CIRCUS NIGHT UNDER THE BIG TOP WITH MOLLIE THE PAINTER! DUE TO FORE CASTED INCLEMENT WEATHER WE ARE POSTPONING THE EVENING SO THAT WE CAN LET OUR VENDORS KNOW IN AMPLE AMOUNT ...

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KinderWorks is OPEN! Sneak Peek Pics!

KinderWorks is OPEN! Sneak Peek Pics!

KinderWorks Childcare and Learning center is BEAUTIFUL! It makes me want to be a kid again, just to be able to run around and play with the colorful toys, color in a corner, or take a drink from the fountain ...

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MARCH MUSIC MADNESS  WITH KINDERMUSIK

MARCH MUSIC MADNESS WITH KINDERMUSIK

We're offering Shorter Sessions in March! 4-Week Classes with Home Materials - $64 March 7th - April 2ndThe same high-quality musical learning.45 minute classes, once a week for 4 weeks.Cost is $64, including home materials.Siblings discounts available. If you are ...

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IRISH PAJAMA JAM WITH KINDERMUSIK!

IRISH PAJAMA JAM WITH KINDERMUSIK!

Irish Pajama Jam!Monday, March 14th at 6:30 in Mt. Lebanon with Kathy Tuesday, March 15th at 6:30 in Robinson with Kim Join us for an evening of Irish Music and fun for the whole family. Wear your pajamas (or just ...

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LA FITNESS ROBINSON- SETTLERS RIDGE WANTS YOU!

LA FITNESS ROBINSON- SETTLERS RIDGE WANTS YOU!

YOU KNOW YOU WANNA GET HEALTHY? RIGHT? WE HAVE A SPECIAL DEAL FOR YOU!COME JOIN US AT LA FITNESS --SETTLERS RIDGE IN ROBINSON THIS FEBRUARY!$25.99 INITIATION FEE AND $29.95 PER MONTH.. NO LONG TERM COMITTMENTS!ASK FOR LUIGI AND TELL HIM ...

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Phat N@ UPDATE

Phat N@ UPDATE

Don't you badger us! :) We're here. We've been working out doing our duty! For those of you who are new and just landing here on Phat n@-- this is Christine and Debby's journal to a healthier lifestyle. Phat, because ...

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VACATION BIBLE SCHOOLS WANTED

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOLS WANTED

We're gearing up to create this summer's edition of local Vacation Bible School Offerings. If your community church is offering a vacation school of some sort we want to hear about it. Super targeted to families, why not advertise your ...

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GET YOUR BUSINESS LISTED IN OUR DIRECTORY!!

Only $99 for one year of advertising in our Business Directory at Macaroni Kid - ROBINSON!!! If you are looking to reach your target audience, families, in a budgeted way, this is the perfect way. The Business Directory lists the ...

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Cherry Tree For President's Day

Cherry Tree For President's Day

Supplies:- Paper towel roll- Brown paint- Paint brushes- Brown and green construction paper- Coins- Pink paint- GlueThe first thing we did was cut the paper towel roll in half because we didn't want it so tall and then we can ...

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Red, White & Blue Presidential Muffins

Whip of a batch of these easy, healthy red, white and blue muffins with the kids for Presidents Day- One day late ;) Including whole wheat flour boosts the nutritional value and using frozen orange juice reduces the amount of ...

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SPECIAL KIDS, SPECIAL NEEDS

Last week, Marky was invited to a birthday party, for most parents with typical kids, this is not a big deal. For us, it is very exciting, it means that a child isn't affected by the fact that Marky may ...

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Consigning Benefits Everybody

Macaroni Recycles Consigning Benefits Everybody Now that the holidays are over, my house is busting at the seams. Literally. The Spring Consignment season can't come a minute too soon. Consigning clothes, toys, decor, books, etc. benefits everybody involved. For sellers, ...

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School Open House

School Open House

My challenge for you in the new year is to invest some time and to do your homework in finding out about your options before you place your child on a waiting list for a potential school or daycare. Most ...

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National Pancake Day!

National Pancake Day!

March 1, 2011Join IHOP on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m., for National Pancake Day and receive one complimentary short stack!*In return for the free flapjacks, we ask you to consider leaving a little something behind for ...

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Earn My Keep

Earn My Keep

"Earn My Keep, the unique alternative allowance program featured in the book Earn It, Learn It, offers a way for parents and children to have fun learning about money, work, and the value of time well spent—by turning kids into ...

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Battle Hymn of a Tiger Mother

Battle Hymn of a Tiger Mother

There is no escaping the attention author Amy Chua has received about her book Battle Hymn of a Tiger Mother. I've been captivated by the discussion, both as a Chinese American woman and a psychologist who works with families and ...

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StoryTime PJ's

StoryTime PJ's

Bedtime at our house is a ritual that always involves a book. Once the teeth are brushed, the face is washed and she's out of those dirty play clothes, my daughter is climbing into her toddler bed with a book ...

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Gnomeo and Juliet Review

Gnomeo and Juliet Review

Love the Love Story 'Gnomeo & Juliet' The latest rendering of Shakespeare's classic love story “Romeo and Juliet” comes to animated life on the silver screen with impish gnomes as the central characters. KIDS FIRST! film critic Ny'Asia Bell (8 ...

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I AM NUMBER FOUR

I Am Number FourAuthor: Pittacus Lore (pseudonym for James Frey and Jobie Hughes) I Am Number Four is a teen science fiction novel that will be the first of a series. It tells the story of John Smith (really), a ...

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MAC KID DYNAMITE FRIEND OF MACARONI KID  DIRECTORY

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ADT Security in Pittsburgh These fabulous companies are working collaboratively with Macaroni Kid in one way or another! ! Check out their sites and tell them we sent you! CLICK, CLICK, CLICK! CLICK ON THE ADS BELOW FOR MORE INFO ...

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  • 24
    Feb.

    Preschool Storytime

    Where: Sewickley Library
    When: 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Two Different Storytimes, 10:15 to 11:00AM and 1:30Pm to 2:15PM
    Who: Children ages 3-5
    How: *
    Cost: *

    This storytime occurs every Thurs. Children ages 3-5 meet in ...

  • 24
    Feb.

    Book Buddies Ages 4-6

    Where: Moon Township Library Beaver Grade Road Coraopolis, PA 15108
    When: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Book Buddies Occurs Every Thurs
    Who: Children ages 4 to 6
    How:  Registration is required. Sign ups begin August 30th.
    Cost: *

    (There are 2 times for Book Buddies, 10:30AM to 11:15Am ...

  • 25
    Feb.

    Baby Lapsit

    Where: Robinson Twp Library
    When: 10:30 AM
    Who: *
    How: **
    Cost: **

    Stories, songs, and fingerplays perfect for babies and caregivers! No ...

  • 28
    Feb.

    Lil' Listeners

    Where: Moon Township Library, Sky Room Beaver Grade Road, Coraopolis PA 15108
    When: 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM There is also an 11:15 to an 11:45 Storytime...This event Occurs EVERY MONDAY AM.
    Who: Birth to Age 3
    How: *
    Cost: *

    This interactive playgroup incorporates music, rhyme and action to promote ...

  • 28
    Feb.

    Family Gym Time

    Where: Sewickley YMCA, Hunter Gym
    When: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM MON/WED 12:00PM-1:00PM, FRIDAY 6:00PM-8:00PM
    Who: Children up to age 6
    How: Must Register at the YMCA front desk.
    Cost: 1 child $2.75, per additional child $2.00 FREE for members

    This event is held ever Mon, Wed and Fri. Have ...

  • 01
    March

    Babies and Books

    Where: Sewickley Library
    When: 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM 3 Seperate Reading times, every Tues. 10:15-10:45am, 11:00-11;30am, and 1:00pm to 1:30pm
    Who: Children from birth to 24 months
    How: No registration is required
    Cost: *

    Nursery and action rhymes, books and songs for children from ...

  • 01
    March

    Little Peepers

    Where: Pittsburgh Aviary
    When: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM This Event Occurs Every Tuesday AM
    Who: 18months to 5 years old
    How: *
    Cost: included in the admission fee

    Enjoy a story time and a bird encounter! Children learn ...

  • 01
    March

    Tuesday Morning Kids

    Where: Town Square, Southside Works
    When: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Every Tues
    Who: ages 2-8
    How: *
    Cost: *

    Educational & fun activities every Tuesday, 11am-noon,

  • 01
    March

    Wiggle and Shake Kid Aerobics

    Where: Moon Township Library Beaver Grade Road, Coraopolis PA 15108
    When: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM This Event Occurs Every Tuesday
    Who: Toddlers and Preschoolers
    How: Please register beginning August 30th
    Cost: *

    Dance games and exercise for parents with their toddlers and ...

  • 01
    March

    Family Bedtime Stories

    Where: Moon Township Library Beaver Grade Road Coraopolis, PA 15108
    When: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM This Event Occurs Every Tues Evening
    Who: Parents and kids ages 3-6
    How: Please register beginning August 30th
    Cost: *

    Do you work during the day and need some down ...

  • 02
    March

    MOTHER GOOSE AND TODDLER TOO STORYTIME

    Where: Robinson Twp Library 1000 Church Hill Rd.
      Pittsburgh, PA 15205
      
    When: 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Storytime occurs every Wed. Two Storytimes exist, the second is from 10:30 am to 11:00AM
    Who: Babies Birth up to 3 years old with a caregiver
    How: Call to register
    Cost: *

    Come and listen to Miss. Carolyn read stories and sing ...

  • 02
    March

    Two year old Storytime

    Where: Sewickley Library
    When: 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Two Storytimes Available, 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:00 to 11:30am
    Who: Two Year Olds
    How: *
    Cost: *

    Storytime occurs every Wed. A half hour of stories, songs, ...

  • 02
    March

    Storytime at the Phipps

    Where: Phipps
    When: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Every Wed, 1030 and 1 pm storytimes
    Who: Ages 3-6
    How: *
    Cost: *

    storytime at the phipps Storytime for ages 3-6, every Wed., ...

  • 02
    March

    Stories and Songs for 2's and 3's

    Where: Moon Township Library Beaver Grade Road Coraopolis, PA 15108
    When: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM This Event Occurs Every Wed AM! Next Event 10/13
    Who: 2 and 3 year olds
    How: Sign ups begin August 30th
    Cost: *

    This storytime is geared for young children and will focus ...

  • 02
    March

    Family Gym Time

    Where: Sewickley YMCA, Hunter Gym
    When: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Occurs Every Wed.
    Who: Children 6 years of age and UNDER, with their parents
    How: Must register at the Front desk
    Cost: $2.75 for the first child, $2.00 each additional child, Members for Free

    Obstacle course, climp equpiment, play with balls and hoops all ...

  • 02
    March

    PreSchool Storytime

    Where: Robinson Township Library 1000 Church Hill Rd.
      Pittsburgh, PA 15205
    When: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Occurs Every Wed.
    Who: Children 3 years of age to Kindergarten
    How:  Please register by calling the library or email: [email protected]  
    Cost: *

    Storytime for children 3 years of age to kingergarten will ...

  • 04
    March

    Family Gym Time

    Where: Sewickley YMCA, Hunter Gym
    When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Occurs Every Friday
    Who: Children 6 years of age and UNDER, with parents
    How: Please register at the front desk
    Cost: $2.75 for 1st child, $2.00 each additional.  Members FREE

    Obstacle courses, climp equipment, play with balls and hoops, all ...

  • 09
    March

    Snapology

    Where: Robin Hill Center
    When: 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM CLASSES ARE HELD EVERY WEDNESDAY
    Who: Ages 6-12
    How: Register by calling MP&R at 412.262.1703 or e-mail [email protected]
    Cost: Moon Resident $75 Non Resident $80

    If you like to build with Lego® bricks - you'll ...

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