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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, an Art Festival, a Fencing Class and More

This weekend, take in a baseball game in Holly Springs, enjoy an immersive art experience in Raleigh, try out fencing in Durham and more.

Preventing Summer Slide

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

In Celebration of 43 Years

For this mom, her 43rd birthday is the perfect time to start a kindness project.

Is Your Child Addicted to Fortnite?

Five things every parent should know.

Raleigh-Durham International Airport Installs Lactation Suite

Created by Mamava, a company dedicated to making it easier for more women to breastfeed their babies on the go, this will be the first lactation suite to be installed in a North Carolina airport.

Contest: Enter to Win Tickets to Paw Patrol Live

Win a four-pack of tickets to see Paw Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure at Ovens Auditorium June 22-24.

Things to do With Kids in Charlotte This Week

This week's must-do fun for the family (May 21-24).

Summer Movie Deals for Kids in Charlotte

$1 movies and mid-week specials for kids this summer.

8th Annual Triangle Rising Stars Winners Announced

Sterling Jones of Broughton High School and Mya Ison of Enloe High School will head to New York City to compete in the National High School Musical Theater Awards.

Entertaining Exhibits in Raleigh and Chapel Hill

Head to Triangle-area museums to view contemporary art, discover extraordinary advancements made by women in science, and learn about stories of Tar Heel bravery during wartime.

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at State Natural and Cultural Sites

Members of the military will receive discounts at many locations.

Get Crafty, Learn About Frogs, Be a Superfan and More May 21-24

Weekday events for May 21-24 focus on making a colorful craft in Apex, learning about life in 1764 in Durham, exploring a frog's iife in Raleigh and more.

Books for Summer Break

Learn about Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Summer Break and explore stories about summer vacation.

Wake County Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program Starts June 1

Keep kids engaged with a summer reading program at your local library.

Weekend Fun: Festivals, the Royal Wedding and a Historic House Tour

This weekend, visit the Got to Be NC Festival in Raleigh, watch the royal wedding at a special event in Raleigh, tour Duke Homestead in Durham and explore Artsplosure in downtown Raleigh.

The Next Big Step: Thoughts On College

As the last few weeks of my high school career begin to dwindle, I can't help but feel a truly mixed bag of emotions.

Charlotte Dunkin' Donuts to Sell 'Braylon Beam' Donut

Proceeds will benefit Bring It 4 Braylon Foundation.

My Child Swallowed a … !

How common is a "foreign body ingestion" and what should you do about it? Learn the facts.

This Week, Have Fun in Nature, Play at Sassafras, Learn to Fish and More

Learn about flying creatures in Durham, play at an inclusive playground in Raleigh, learn to fish in Morrisville and see "Sleeping Beauty" in Raleigh.

Local Cycling Event to Support Cancer Research Nationwide

The Victory Ride to Cure Cancer, which begins in Raleigh, takes place May 19.

School Strategies for Students with ADHD

Empower your child to be their own best advocate in the classroom.

Weekend Fun: Take an Art Walk, Learn About Honeybees, Plan Mother's Day Fun and More

Get outdoors and enjoy these activities and events May 11-13.

Get to Know: Matt Chapman

A glimpse at the life of dad and spine surgeon Matt Chapman.

9 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in the Greater Charlotte Area

Find Mother's Day events and things to do.

6 Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day in the Triangle

Events and things to do this Mother's Day weekend.

Technology Not Always Negative Influence on Kids

A lot can be learned on computers if you help guide your kids.
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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.