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31 Ways to Explore the Carolina Coasts

Discover fun and adventure from Corolla to Hilton Head.

'Early Man' is Well-Crafted and Clever

Despite strong sexual innuendo, the film conveys a message about working together to overcome obstacles.

8 Places to Enjoy Spring in Charlotte

If warm days and pops of early spring flowers are calling you outside, discover gardens and greenways throughout the Charlotte area.

Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Weekend

Your guide to this weekend with kids in Charlotte. (Feb. 23-25)

Fun Things to Do in the Triangle This Weekend, Feb. 23-25

Make s’mores around a campfire, go on a history hike, attend a kids-only career fair and discover teen volunteer opportunities.

Why Kids Should Play More Than One Sport

Let your kids play different sports while they’re still physically developing.

How Video Games Designed for Young Kids Lead to Gaming Addiction

Seven reasons to think twice before introducing your child to video games.

Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Week

This week's must-do fun for the family (Feb. 19-22).

Fun Things to Do in the Triangle this Week, Feb. 19-22

Participate in the Bird Olympics in Raleigh, enjoy classroom open hours in Durham, make your best cupcake creation in Cary and learn some “adulting” skills in Raleigh.

Soothing the Itch of Eczema

5 tips to help reduce eczema flare ups during winter months.

It Is Time to Stop School Shootings

The Broward County High School Shooting — and all the others — should not be happening.

Enter to Win Tickets to BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Convention in Raleigh April 14-15

One of the world's largest LEGO fan events returns to the Raleigh Convention Center.

Talking With Kids About School Violence

Lucy Daniels Center recommends a three-part approach to discussing school violence with children.

Movie Review: ‘Peter Rabbit’ Lacks Charm of Beatrix Potter Books

Peter Rabbit's sarcasm in movie comes across as mean-spirited instead of endearing like the classic Potter books.

Fun Things to Do in the Triangle this Weekend, Feb. 16-18

Join an “owl prowl,” explore international art, ID backyard birds and learn about the evolution of the horn.

Project L.I.F.T., TeamSmile Partner for Pediatric Dental Clinic

Volunteer dentists, assistants and hygienists will provide care for 250 students.

Students Encouraged to Apply for Scholarships for Resource Conservation Workshop

The week-long workshop introduces teens to various fields of natural resources management, such as soil and water conservation, forestry, water quality and wildlife.

How to Talk to Your Children About Difficult Topics

Although it may not always be easy, it is now more important than ever for parents to talk with their children about difficult subjects. Learn five guidelines to help.

Common Sense Media, Parents Magazine Name List of Classic Movies

These 20 classic films make for a great family movie night.

Triangle Towns Host Easter Egg Hunts

Everyone loves the thrill of an Easter egg hunt, and Triangle towns from Apex to Zebulon are hosting lots of them!

Give the Unconditional Love of a Pet This Valentine’s Day

Wake County Animal Center adoption special runs Feb.10-16.

Family Fun on Valentine's Day in the Triangle

Celebrate Valentine's Day with stories, crafts, music, snacks and science experiences across the Triangle.

Make the Olympics the Family Olympics

Ideas on how to get the whole family involved in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Enter to Win Valentines Books and Window Decorations

Enter to win books and window stickers that celebrate love.

Enter to Win a Collection of Sports-Themed Books

Try your luck at winning sports-themed books — just in time for the winter Olympics.

Get to Know: Maureen Anders

Maureen Anders is a co-owner of Anders Ruff Design Co. and AR Workshop DIY studios.

Celebrate the Winter Olympics with Picture Books

Explore five picture book titles to celebrate the 2018 Winter Olympics with your family.

Fun Things to Do in the Triangle This Weekend, Feb. 9-11

Meet live animals at a museum, enjoy a kids night, learn about Saint Valentine and foster parenting, and listen to talented musicians.

Great Backyard Bird Count

Enjoy the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count with these local events.

NC’s 1868 Constitution on Display for a Limited Time in Raleigh

The historic document will be on display at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh through April 29.
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Annual Guides

Education Guide

The all-new 2015-2016 Education Guide is packed with everything parents need to know to navigate more than 500 education options and resources in the Triad, including area preschools, private schools, public school systems, charter schools, boarding schools and academic resources.

GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.