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How to Help a Child With ADHD Master the Art of Homework

Many students with ADHD are distracted and often miss vital information in the classroom making homework and testing difficult.

Talking Politics With Kids

Educating the next generation on civic responsibility

Reduce Your Chance of Having Another Preterm Baby

Learn more about a treatment that can help women who have had a preterm birth reduce their chances of experiencing another one.

Pumpkin Head Raffle Supports Children's Library Programs

Visit Kernersville Branch Library, where you can purchase raffle tickets to win these adorable Halloween decorative characters.

Spark an Interest in Apples with These Fun Books, Recipes

Books, recipes, and pick-your-own orchards offer kids a unique education about apples.

Making FAFSA Changes Work for You

Do you know about the changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid affecting all rising high school seniors applying for federal aid in the 2017-18 academic year?

Are Your Kids Overscheduled?

How to reduce the stress and plan downtime

Exploring The North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville

The North Carolina Arboretum, a 434-acre botanical garden, features 10 miles of hiking trails and a variety of garden settings.

Halloween Events

Scare up some fun at one of the many Halloween events in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point.

Cedarock Park Historical Farm: A Historically Fun Fall Adventure

Find out why the pumpkin puked at one of the free, special events planned for October.

NC Zoo Invites Students to Help Endangered Species

The largest zoo in the world hosts student contest and provides tips for everyone who wants to help protect endangered animals.

Chocolate Turtle Caramel Apples

Let the kids help make this is yummy autumn treat.

October Festivals & Fairs

21 fall festivals and fairs in Burlington, Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem and surrounding areas.

11 Places to Go & Things to Do for Weekend Fun

Check out our roundup of family-friendly events and activities for a fun-filled weekend.

Pine Cone Spider Craft

A creepy crawly craft - just in time for Halloween

Pumpkin Books for Fall

Celebrate Halloween and the fall season with these classics.

Ghost Train Adventure Evokes Inner Child

Whether you make it a day trip or stay overnight in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, this Halloween adventure is a worthy family excursion your kids — and inner child — will love.

Curtain Call: Live Theater in the Triad

13 family-friendly shows that whisk audiences away for a couple of hours to magical, lovable and inspired places.

Go Pink to Support to Breast Cancer Patients and Research

This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, think pink! Look and feel great about these products that give back to organizations that support breast cancer patients and research.

Ovarian Cancer: Know Your Risk

Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of death in women, but early detection is key to survival. Find out what you need to know about risk factors, testing and symptoms.

Link Between Early Life Stress and Poorer Adult Mental Health

A group of mostly African-American adult males who endured high levels of stress between the ages of 5 and 8 typically displayed less activity than normal in the parts of their brains linked to motivation, positive moods and depression.

Time for Flu Vaccines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone over the age of 6 months be vaccinated against the flu (with the exception of those who have specific medical conditions).

Beloved Children's Books Once Banned

It's hard to believe some of these books were considered unfit for young readers.

Politics and Kids

In today's flood of mass media, the kids are much more aware of election campaigns. Here's how you can make that work for you.

Do You Have Something to Say?

Think you can blog? We're looking for more bloggers, so pitch us your idea and let's see where it takes us.

Talking to Children About Charlotte's Protests and Violence

When the violence hits so close to home, lots of questions and emotions must be addressed.

Save Money & Make a Difference

Museum teams up with Belk to save you money and fund field trips for Title 1 students.

Cane Pole Fishing Hole Derby

Twice-yearly fishing derby set for October 1 at Cedarock pond.

Are You On Board for a Great Weekend?

Our weekly roundup of weekend fun includes 15 events and 8 consignment sales, so brace yourself for a busy weekend!

Best-Selling Author Jamie Ford to Visit Greensboro

Greensboro Library hosts author visit at Historical Museum in conjunction with opening of Asian Pacific American Story traveling exhibition.
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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.