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Cut Your Own Tree at a North Carolina Christmas Tree Farm

Choose-and-cut Christmas tree farms in the Triangle and beyond

Where to Celebrate Kwanzaa in the Triangle

Performances, arts and crafts, drumming, candle lighting and more mark this year's festivities

Hanukkah Celebrations in the Triangle

Menorah lightings, crafts, festivals and more — these celebrations mark the eight-day Jewish festival of lights in the Triangle.

Didn't Get Tickets to the Pullen Park Holiday Express? Here are 13 Other Options

Pullen Park's Holiday Express isn't the only train in town. Here are 13 more options to consider.

Helping College Students With Social Anxiety

Learn how to identify social anxiety disorder in college students, some of its causes, and how to help.

The Truth About the “Freshman 15”

A UNC student uncovers the truth about the "freshman 15" and why students sometimes eat less healthy food in college.

NC By Train’s Popular Santa Train Sells Out

This year's train sells out within hours of going live

Museum of Life and Science's Santa Train Ticket Sale Dates Released

Tickets to the museum's 42nd anniversary Santa Train are expected to sell out quickly

Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Weekend

Your guide to this weekend with kids in Charlotte. (Nov. 15-17)

Weekend Family Fun Across the Triangle

Nov. 15-17: Storytime with Horses, Family Studio, a Fall Wagon Ride and Hibernation Station

Adult Programming at GiGi's Playhouse Charlotte

GiGi's Playhouse Charlotte offers free programming for adults with Down syndrome, and is a fantastic resource for families.

Charlotte’s Anna Rae Haller Nabs Role in ‘Frozen’ on Broadway

She'll play Young Elsa

MVP Math, Part 2: Not a Textbook Case

Part 2 of our series focuses on understanding WCPSS’s curriculum decisions and purchases.

Enter to Win a Moe's Southwest Grill Family Meal

Plus, when you go, check in through the Moe's app before Nov. 12 for a chance to win Trans-Siberian Orchestra tickets.

Movie Review: 'Playing With Fire'

Firefighters discover that children are as unpredictable as fires when three youngsters join them for the week.

Where to See Santa This Holiday Season

Take your little ones to share their holiday wish lists and to have your annual Santa photos taken.

Must-See Holiday Light Shows Across North Carolina

’Tis the season for dazzling light displays. Here are our top picks of holiday light show extravaganzas across the state.

Sensory-Friendly Holidays That Bring the Merry to the Whole Family

Advice ahead of the holidays

How to Build Family Bonds Through Technology

How screens can enhance relationships

Get to Know: Sil Ganzo

She's the founder of ourBRIDGE for KIDS

Be a Part of the Annual Gingerbread Lane Competition

The Ballantyne Hotel has categories for different age groups and levels of experience

Charlotte Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2019

Why not let the pros take care of the turkey?

Enter to Win: 4 Passes to Biltmore

Surround yourself in timeless beauty and splendor at Biltmore in Asheville, North Carolina.

Adoption: The Trials and Triumphs of Forever Families in Charlotte

Plus: Questions to ask when considering adoption

Say Cheese! Best Places to Grab Pizza by the Slice in Charlotte

It's cheesy, gooey, hot and saucy. Take the kids to these spots for pizza by the slice and top it your way!

Entertaining Exhibits in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill

Head to Triangle-area museums to view artifacts from the Apollo 11 moon landing, explore the art and culture of the lowrider motorcycle, and learn the intricate art of quilt-making.

Charlotte Holiday Tree-Lightings and Parades

Festive parades, special events and evening tree-lightings.

Enter to Win 4 Tickets to See 'PJ Masks: Save the Day Live!' at DPAC

Experience a musical adventure Nov. 19 at Durham Performing Arts Center.

Understanding Twice Exceptional Kids

How to identify a gifted child who also has learning challenges.

The Tammy Lynn Center Turns 50

Nonprofit celebrates five decades of helping North Carolina families.
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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.