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John Wall Family Foundation Donates Backpacks to Raleigh Children

Wall, a Raleigh native and five-time NBA All-Star with the Washington Wizards, was on hand to give backpacks to 1,000 children.

Enter to Win a Collection of Children’s Art Books

We're giving away a collection of fun books for the budding cartoonist, sketcher, painter and/or illustrator in your home.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 27

Here's another chance to enter to win 4 tickets to a North Carolina Symphony Young People's Concert of your choice

Exploring NASCAR Country in North Carolina

In our house, Sundays were for racing, not football, and we were always tinkering on a project car in the garage.

Picture Books to Celebrate STEAM Month

From October 1-31, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library branches are hosting events for all ages to celebrate science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics.

Sept. 28-30: Wide Open Bluegrass, Finally Friday, Storytelling Festival, the Durham College Fair and Soccer Injury Prevention

Here's what's happening this weekend in the Triangle.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 26

Enter to win a Wine & Design private party for 10.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 25

Enter to win 4 tickets to Carowinds' Great Pumpkin Fest!

When Your Pediatrician Changes Practices

When your pediatrician changes practices, do you follow your doctor or stay with the practice?

Halloween Trick-or-Treat Bags: An Easy DIY Project

Help your kids create these spooky, silly or sweet candy bags.

FEMA to Public: Please Do Not Donate Unsolicited Goods

The most effective way to support hurricane survivors’ recovery is to make tax-deductible financial donations to trusted charitable organization.

31 Ways to Have a Howling Halloween in Charlotte

Make this Halloween your best Halloween yet.

5 Fortnite Myths Every Parent Needs to Know

Helping Kids Develop Positive Self-Worth

Research links healthy self-esteem to better overall physical and emotional health, improved problem-solving, better relationships and lower levels of stress.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 24

Enter to win 6 tickets to the Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club's 34th Annual Show.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 23

Enter to win a variety of Alex Brand toys and a Kammock Roo Jr.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 22

Enter to win a little Christmas in September, flu season prep supplies and more!

Sept. 24-27: Take a Child Outside Week Activities Galore

Take a sunset walk, learn about “hoppers" and investigate trees in Raleigh; and hear a nature-inspired story and explore a garden in Durham.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 21

Enter to win a 2-night stay for a family of 4 at the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 20

Enter to win the 2018 American Girl Doll of the Year, Luciana Vega.

Transforming Writing With Visual Imagery and Thinking

A multi-sensory approach to maximize written and oral expression.

Books to Celebrate Newcomers to Charlotte

Sept. 21-23: A Celebration of Toys, Paddling the Pond, Dragon Boat Festival and Nature Journaling

Check out these fall family fun options this weekend in the Triangle.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 19

Enter to win a Snoopy's Hot Dogs & More family 4-pack plus some swag.

Put Some Trust in Family Dinner

Taking time to have meals together offers a place for kids to be heard.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 18

Enter to win one of two pairs of Circle Society roller skates, inspired by the 1970s.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 17

Enter to win four tickets to the Tweetsie Railroad Ghost Train and other thrilling attractions.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 16

Enter to win four tickets to the Marvelous Music Family Series in Cary or one of five pairs of tickets to A Shopping SPREE! in Raleigh.

How to Support Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

Wake County is not accepting donations from the public at this time, but there are plenty of other ways to help.

30 Days of Giveaways: Day 15

Enter to win 4 tickets to a North Carolina Symphony Young People's Concert of your choice
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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.