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Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Explore these museums to experience these popular modes of transportation up close and personal

Parents Television Council Urges Netflix to Remove '13 Reasons Why'

Group issues warning to parents, schools about the popular series' graphic and mature content.

Outdoor Movies and Concerts in Charlotte

Grab your big blankets and comfortable lawn chairs for a night under the stars.

Have Fun This Week With Storytime, Crafts, Tech, Ninja Moves, Karaoke and More

Enjoy Memorial Day at natural and cultural sites, storytime and crafts, explore technology, dance and sing.

What is the Safest Sunscreen for Kids?

Guide rates the safety and efficacy of more than 1,000 sunscreens, moisturizers and lip balms that advertise sun protection.

Organic Dining and Shopping Options Expand in the Triangle

Here are a few options to consider during your search for local organics.

Where to Hike in the Triangle

Family-friendly green spaces, trails, walkways and where to find them.

School Options in the Triangle

A snapshot of local schools — education by the numbers.

Explore the Unique Cities and Towns of the Triangle

Newcomers to the Triangle undoubtedly have many choices for where to establish their roots near the cities of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill.

A Guide to the Triangle’s Most Popular Suburbs

Big-city amenities are easily accessible, but homeowners can take refuge in a small town, where they can experience a true sense of community.

Four Seasons of Family Fun

From festivals to annual celebrations, here's our guide to family fun in the Triangle all year long.

University Museums Offer Exhibitions and Programs Families Will Enjoy

Family-friendly exhibits and programs from local colleges and universities.

Beyond the Public Library

Alternative options for book lovers in the Triangle

Day 3 — Operation Gratitude

Thanks to the kindness of a classroom of children, military men and woman will receive notes of thanks.

Carolina Parent Announces the 2018 Readers' Favorites Award Winners

Here they are ... Carolina Parent's Readers' Favorite, recognizing the places Triangle families love to visit, explore, dine and do business.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Dining Out

Here are your 2018 choices for favorite family-friendly restaurants in the Triangle.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Going Places

Here are the parks, museums, sporting events and other Triangle destinations among your favorite places to go.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Get Moving

Here are the places Triangle families love to ride bikes, hike, go for a swim and play.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Camps

Here are your family's favorite camps — near and far.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Parties

Here are your favorite party entertainers, facilities and bakeries in the Triangle.

Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Shopping and Services

From tutors to orthodontists, here are the places Triangle families like to do business.

A Triangle Bucket List for Families

Explore 25 must-see/must-do experiences in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area with your family.

Wake County Board of Education Names Cathy Moore as New Superintendent

Moore has a bachelor’s degree in French language and literature from North Carolina State University and a master of school administration from UNC-Chapel Hill. She's currently pursuing her doctoral degree at East Carolina University.

Day 2 — The Candy Bowl

Blogger aims to create a sense of community by doing her part to help keep the bowl full.

Two Mountain Festivals for Memorial Day 2018

Here's the low-down on two family-friendly events: Gallabrae and The White Squirrel Festival

IKEA Not Coming to Cary Towne Center

The company has scrapped plans to build a second North Carolina store in Cary. The only store in the state is located in Charlotte.

Cool Summer Fun Out of the Hot Sun

Here are 14 ways to chill during the Triangle's warmer months.

Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Weekend

Your guide to this weekend with kids in Charlotte. (May 25-27).

Memorial Day Weekend Fun: Enjoy a Baseball Tournament, Art Festival, Fencing Class and More

Add a few of these family-friendly events to your three-day weekend schedule.

Preventing Summer Slide

What can parents and educators do to minimize this loss of skills over the summer break?
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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.