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GCS Students Can Earn Prizes for Holiday Reading

Gift cards, iPads are incentives for students who read 300 minutes during winter break.

Three New Exhibits Coming to Greensboro Children’s Museum

Greensboro Children's Museum to add outdoor play plaza, indoor winding river water feature and kid-friendly technology center.

Piedmont Environmental Center to Host Treasure Camp

Winter camp to be held on Jan. 16.

Guilford County Traditional School Calendar Options Open for Public Comment

The public has 30 days to comment on three calendar options for the 2017-18 school year

First Day Hikes at NC State Parks

On New Year’s Day, America’s State Parks are offering First Day Hikes. Several North Carolina State Parks are participating including these parks, which are a short drive from the Triad.

10 Things to Do Over Winter Break in the Triad

Find fun things to do with the kids in Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point

Homemade Gingersnap Cookies

A simple recipe for Homemade Gingersnap Cookies

January is a Lego-lover’s Dream at Greensboro Libraries

The public library branches in Greensboro have planned a wealth of activities centered around popular construction toys throughout the month of January for fun exercises in creativity:

Holiday Reflections on the Love of Family

Reflections on the love you experience when you see family during the holidays.

A Christmas Carol: The Musical returns to High Point

The holiday classic is returning to High Point Dec. 15-18 with High Point Community Theatre’s production of "A Christmas Carol: The Musical."

Frozen Science Fun Day Set for Jan. 28 at SciWorks

Fans can come meet Elsa and Anna and learn about the world of ice and snow during SciWorks’ Frozen Science Fun Day.

High Point Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

The ballet will be performed at the High Point Theatre Dec. 21-23.

A Christmas Evening in Old Salem

Old Salem Museums & Gardens is presenting a magical evening of historic Moravian Christmas traditions on Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Winter Discount Available for SKYWILD

Now through Feb. 28, SKYWILD participants will receive $10 off each ticket by using the promo code WINTER at checkout.

Guilford County Schools and Guilford Apprenticeship Partners Offer Apprenticeship Program to Students

Interested students should attend an upcoming house event with a parent or guardian

Eating Out With a Child on the Autism Spectrum

From McDonald’s to white-tablecloth restaurants, use these tips to help make a meal out delightful for you and other guests.

NORAD Tracks Santa Website Takes Flight Dec. 1

Show your kids how they can track Santa on Dec. 24 and enjoy online holiday games well ahead of Christmas Eve.

Heartwarming Holiday Books for Kids

Holiday books with the feel-good spirit of the season

USPS Helps Santa Send Letters to Kids From the North Pole

The U.S. Postal Service is helping kids receive letters from Santa this year, complete with a North Pole postmark.

Raising a Confident Reader

Research from the University of Michigan highlights five fundamental components of early literacy.

Dog Kisses and Disease

An October article in the journal Nature World News points out the potential danger of letting your dog lick or “kiss” you or your children.

Holiday Season Toy Safety

Follow these tips from American Academy of Pediatrics to make your holiday season a safe and happy time.

Monogrammed Gifts Say 'You Are Special' In Many Ways

Monogrammed presents make gifts even more special — plus it’s oh-so-southern! Here are personalized selections for the entire family.

Cruise Out of Charleston for a Family Vacation

Carnival cruises out of Charleston, South Carolina, offer North Carolina families drivable access to an affordable Caribbean vacation.

Enjoy a Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly in Kernersville

Enjoy Victorian Christmas decor, children's puppet shows and candlelight tours of this unique home.

10 Things to Do Over Thanksgiving Break in the Triad

Here are our top picks for family-friendly fun in the Triad when you tire of eating turkey, watching football and fighting the shopping crowds.

Cirque de la Symphonie Returns for Winston-Salem Symphony’s 'A Carolina Christmas!'

Joining the orchestra and Winston-Salem Symphony Chorale will be members of Cirque de la Symphonie, who return this year to entertain audiences with their daring acrobatic feats choreographed to music.

Don’t miss the 25th Anniversary of Tanglewood’s Festival of Lights

The Festival of Lights at Tanglewood Park is now open from 6 to 11 p.m. through Sunday, Jan. 1.

Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Holding Auditions

The chorus has 85-100 members in four ensembles representing more than 40 schools in Forsyth and surrounding counties, and the next season kicks off Jan. 2.

Kernersville Yuletide set for Dec. 10

Three Kernersville destinations are collaborating to create a festive holiday tradition, the Kernersville Yuletide, on Saturday, Dec. 10.
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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.