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Movie Review: 'Addam's Family'

They’re creepy, kooky, mysterious, spooky and just in time for Halloween.

How to Motivate Your Child to Read

5 ways to encourage your child to read and enjoy it.

Things to do With Kids in Charlotte This Week

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

Things to Do With Kids in Charlotte This Weekend

Your guide to this weekend with kids in Charlotte. (Oct. 18-20)

CMS School Choice Lottery Dates Announced

CMS School Choice lottery opens Nov. 4 for 2020-21 school year.

2019 Holiday Events: Santa Visits, Christmas Tree Lightings, Sleigh Rides, Parades, Festivals

Tickets for many events are on sale now. Find out when and where local parades, holiday performances, santa visits and more will take place.

Oct. 21-24: NC State Fair, Spooky Stories, Museum Community Day, Nature Watchers and Zombie String Dolls

Oct. 21-24: Check out the North Carolina State Fair, Spooky Stories, Museum Community Day, Nature Watchers and Zombie String Dolls.

Shop for Handmade Gifts at Holiday Craft Fairs

Start your holiday shopping early by visiting these Triangle-area craft fairs.

Pediatric Surgery and Anesthesia Safety

How safe is anesthesia for children? Learn the facts.

EpicFest Returns to ImaginOn

Learn more about some of this year’s featured authors and their books before you go.

Weekend Family Fun Across the Triangle

Oct. 18-20: Check out the North Carolina State Fair, Triangle Oktoberfest, Fall Festival at Bentonville Battlefield and Concert for a Field of Dreams

Social Skills: How groups can help children thrive in their community

A look into how social skills groups can improve a child's life by improving their social awareness through activities they love.

Inside Mount Holly’s Lantern Parade

The event, lighting the streets with fantastical creatures, returns this month

GALLERY: Charlotte Parent's 2019 School Fair

Is My Child Too Young for a Haunted House?

Read expert advice to help you figure out what's appropriate for your child at Halloween.

Fall-Themed Dates for Kid-Free Fun

The latest in our date-night series.

The 2019 North Carolina State Fair Comes to Town Oct. 17-27

Brand new this year: a 155-foot-tall Ferris wheel with 15-mile sight lines.

Is a Family Membership Right For You?: A Charlotte Guide

Most memberships offer free admission, discounts, invites to special events and the opportunity to spend quality time together.

Ren Fest for Families

Tips for families on how best plan for and to navigate the Carolina Renaissance Festival.

Fundraising Efforts Begin for Humane Society of Charlotte's New Resource Center

Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera and Stephanie Rivera are honorary chairpersons for the $15 million capital campaign.

5 Reasons to Attend the Charlotte Parent School Fair

Event arrives on Oct. 12

How to Talk About Breast Cancer With Kids

Tips during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Fall Activities for Children With Special Needs

The latest 'Thrive' column

Editor's Note (October 2019): Costume Considerations

From our latest issue

Fill Free Time With Less Screen Time

The latest 'Families Managing Media' column

Strider Cup World Championship Comes to Charlotte

Event arrives on Oct. 5

STYLE: Cool Looks to Keep You Warm

Including a few price-conscious alternatives

American Cancer Society Recommendations on Breast Cancer Screening

Including specific advice per age range

How Much Alcohol is Safe to Drink?

This is what the stats say

Wegmans Awards $500 Scholarship Grants to 10 Raleigh Area High School Students

Read about the local recipients
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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.