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Volunteer Opportunities Available at the North Carolina Zoo

Ages 12-15 may volunteer in most positions.

American Academy of Pediatrics Emphasizes Safety and Importance of Vaccines

AAP issues statement that vaccines are safe, effective and save lives.

10 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (Jan. 13-15)

Family-friendly events in Greensboro, High Point and Winston-Salem

Felt Envelope Craft for Valentine's Day

This felt envelope is a great beginner stitching craft.

Craft Clay Heart Beads for Valentine's Day

This easy art project uses molding clay, which can be very calming for kids who experience stress.

Make a Paper Crafted Heart Ornament for a Valentine's Day Gift

Creating art with paper and paper tape allows kids to be really creative.

Conservation Quest Traveling Exhibit Opens at SciWorks

The exhibit features activities designed to educate people of all ages about energy – what it is, where it comes from and why we need to use it wisely.

North Carolina Foster Care and Adoption in Crisis

Today, there are about 10,500 children in North Carolina foster care, an increase of more than 25 percent in the past five years.

Winston-Salem Symphony Presents Discovery Concert for Kids

The Winston-Salem Symphony to host Symphonic Sports Showdown on Jan. 29.

Tween and Teen Cooking Classes Coming to Edible Schoolyard

Learn how to make breakfast for dinner at The Edible Schoolyard with tween and teen cooking classes.

5 Ideas for Fun on a Dreary Day

Too cold outside? Here's kid-friendly indoor fun.

Snow Cream Recipe

This delicious snow cream recipe is made with only three ingredients.

10 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (Jan. 6-8)

Family-friendly events in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point, Kernersville and Burlington

Websites for Kids Who Love Weather

Kid-friendly resources, interactive sites and games for kids who are curious about weather

Artrageous! to Bring Colorful Performance to High Point Theatre

Artists mix painting, dance, music and theater in family-friendly show taking place Jan. 14.

What’s on Your Teen’s 'Finsta' Account?

If you have teenagers, encourage them to post positive thoughts and messages on their "Finsta" accounts.

Understanding 0bsessive Compulsive Disorder in Children

OCD is one of the most common disorders in children and adolescents, with estimates ranging from 1-2 percent of children in the U.S., according to the American Academy of Family Physicians.

North Carolina Snow Tube Parks Offer Fun Winter Family Getaways

Make it a snow-filled day of downhill fun at one of these snow-tube parks.

Concierge and Direct Primary Care

Concierge medical care and direct primary care offer new ways to be treated by physicians. What are the pros and cons?

When to Keep Your Sick Child at Home

Follow these expert guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics to know when you should keep your children home from school.

Step into 2017 Looking Fit with Athletic Leisure Wear

Not quite ready to start on your fitness resolution? Look the part with function-meets-fashion “athleisure” wear.

Private Scholarships: Exposing the Truth About Them

Students and parents spend too much time seeking out private scholarships, and not enough focusing on where the bulk of aid money actually originates.

Raising Confident Decision-Makers

Age-by-age tips to help encourage good decision making from toddlerhood through the teen years.

10 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (Dec. 30-Jan. 1)

Welcome 2017 with one of these family-friendly celebrations and events.

14 Ways to Spend More Time Outside During January

Don’t let the cooler temps keep you inside! Bundle up and enjoy one of these great outdoor activities in Burlington, Winston-Salem, Kernersville, High Point and Greensboro.

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series Headed to Greensboro

The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series is coming to the Greensboro Coliseum Complex Jan. 13-14

Enjoy the Final Season of Pilot Mountain Christmas

Pilot Mountain Christmas will continue through Jan. 1, but it’s the final season for Larry and Rachel Charpiat’s spectacular extravaganza.

Banana Split With a Healthy Twist

This simple twist on a banana split makes a great breakfast, snack or delicious dessert

DIY for the Holidays With YouTube Kids

The YouTube Kids app has launched 12 Days of DIY featuring fun, kid-friendly holiday projects to help all families get into the spirit of the season.

Where to Ski, Tube and Snowboard Within a Short Drive of the Triad

Whether you're looking for a day trip of winter fun or want to spend an entire weekend on the slopes, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia resorts offer many great options.
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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.