May 23, 2012
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Well, it's that time of year to get your kids signed-up for summer camps, classes, and activities! SUMMER TIME IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER! At Macaroni Kid, we want to make your job easier by bringing together all the BEST summer programs in our community!
Macaroni Kid is your "one-stop-shop" for all the best information for families in Upland, Claremont, La Verne, and beyond!
View Macaroni Kid's Summer Camp Directory HERE!
Below are all of our featured summer camps, classes, and activities:
Melanoma/Skin Cancer Awareness Month: The Story of Miss Grace
A Macaroni Kid mom spreading awareness about Melanoma/Skin cancer...
May is melanoma/skin cancer awareness month. For us, we are aware of it on a daily basis.
I took Grace (our youngest of 3 kids) to see her doctor about a bump on her arm. Everyone kept telling us it was nothing more than a wart. I'm no doctor but it was really bothering me and I had never seen a wart grow like this was. It was obviously bothersome to her because she was picking at it ...
KIDS AND CAMPING!
With Memorial Day this coming weekend, we're pretty sure that many of our Macaroni Families will be spending the weekend camping! Here's a short but sensible list of tips and activities and a quick reference to "Low Impact Camping." Have a great camping adventure with your family! And remember as they say, "A family that camps together stays together!"
1. DON'T FORGET THE SUNBLOCK! Children burn easily and because not a lot of adults wear sunblock, it can be easy to forget to cover your children ...
Layered Fruit Flag Salad for Memorial Day!
2 cans (8 oz each ) pineapple tidbits in juice
2 medium bananas, sliced
3 pints (6 cups) fresh strawberries
3 containers (6 oz each) Yoplait® Original 99% Fat Free lemon burst yogurt
1 1/2 cups frozen (thawed) whipped topping
3 tablespoons powdered sugar
4 cups cubed (1/2 to 3/4 inch) cantaloupe, well drained
1 1/2 pints (3 cups) fresh blueberries
2 cups miniature marshmallows
- Drain pineapple, reserving juice in small bowl. Pat pineapple dry with paper towels to remove any excess liquid. Toss banana slices ...
One 13x13 Jumper
Ballon Artist for 1 1/2 Hrs
Snow Cone Machine with supplies for 50 servings
5 rectangular tables
2 12x12 Tents or Canopy (good to cover up the food under the sun)
Total $ 200.00
A Savings of $65.00 from regular price!!!!
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Where: La Verne Library 3640 D. St.When: 2:00 PMWho: The whole familyHow: Just show up!Cost: Free
Where: Village Square Public Plaza (by Laemmle 5 Theatres) and in front of the Claremont Chamber, 205 Yale Avenue.When: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: http://www.thevillageclaremont.com/
Where: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in ClaremontWhen: Check website for hoursWho: Everyone!How: Just show up!Cost: $2 per person plus reg. admission. RSABG members: FREE; Adults: $8; Seniors (guests 65 or older) $6; Students with ID: $6; Children (3-12): $4For more info: http://www.rsabg.org/
Where: Mud Shack 2145 Foothill Blvd. Ste A, La VerneWhen: n/aWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: Studio fee reduced to $6!For more info: 909-392-4948 or www.mymudshack.com
Where: Town Square at Victoria GardensWhen: Begins at dusk!Who: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: http://www.victoriagardensie.com/
Where: John's Incredible Pizza in MontclairWhen: All of MayWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: Free 10 game credits in the month of MayFor more info: http://www.johnspizza.com/
Where: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave in ClaremontWhen: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: Free with standard Garden admission or membership: $8 Adults; $6 Seniors (65+); $6 Students w/ valid ID; $4 children aged 3-12; No charge for children under 3.For more info: http://www.rsabg.org/
Where: Bass Pro Shops at Victoria Gardens in Rancho CucamongaWhen: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: Call ahead to check age requirements (909-922-5500)How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: Check the HERE for more details! 909-922-5500
Where: "D" Street and Third Street, just south of Bonita Avenue in La VerneWhen: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PMWho: The whole family!How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: For additional information, please call (909) 596-8706.
Where: Blue Chair Books, 177 N. Glendora Ave. in GlendoraWhen: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (Every Tues. and Fri.)Who: Toddlers!How: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: www.bluechairbooks.com
Where: Barnes & Noble, 5183 Montclair Plaza Lane, MontclairWhen: 7:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: www.barnesandnoble.com
Where: Corner of 'A' Street and 3rd Avenue in UplandWhen: All day!Who: Everyone!How: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: Check HERE for more info!
Where: 300 E. A Street, UplandWhen: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: http://www.uplandpl.lib.ca.us/
Where: Lakeshore Learning 125 N. Mountain Ave in UplandWhen: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PMWho: All kids!How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: www.lakeshorelearning.com
Where: La Verne Public Library, 3640 D. St. La VerneWhen: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PMWho: Teens/YouthHow: Just show up!Cost: Free
Where: Second Street between Indian Hill Blvd and Yale AvenueWhen: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: www.thevillageclaremont.com
Where: My Gym, 2416 Foothill Blvd. Suite B, La VerneWhen: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMWho: All children with special needsHow: Just show up!Cost: Sessions are free with the purchase of a lifetime membership of $75.For more info: (909) 593-1633
Where: Mrs. Nelson's Toy and Book Shop, 1030 Bonita Avenue in La VerneWhen: 10:00 AMWho: All preschoolers (ages 3-5)How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: www.mrsnelsons.com
Where: La Verne Public Library, 3640 D. St. La VerneWhen: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PMWho: Babies and toddlersHow: Just show up!Cost: Free
Where: Home Depot locations in Upland, 1401 E 19th St. and 250 S Mountain Ave.When: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: All kids ages 5-12!How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: www.homedepot.com
Where: Mud Shack, 2145 Foothill Blvd. Suite A, La VerneWhen: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWho: All painters ages 3 through 12!How: Must pre-register! 909-392-4948Cost: $15 per childFor more info: 909-392-4948
Where: LEGO Store at Ontario MillsWhen: 5:00 PMWho: Event is open to children ages 6 to 14 only.How: Just show up!Cost: Free while supplies lastFor more info: Check the website for more info!
Join us and explore the best way to feed your little with practical discussions and product demostraton.
Where: Babies-R-Us, 4430 ONTARIO MILLS PARK in OntarioWhen: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PMWho: All expecting parents!How: Just show up!Cost: FreeFor more info: Check HERE for more info and future classes!
Where: The location of the sale is at 1648 W. Orange Grove Ave. on the south side of the street. Look for the white warehouses with blue trim. Our parking is limited, so please park on Orange Grove Ave. and walk in. Handicap parking is available in front of our building.When: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: Free admission
Where: Glendora Public Library -- Friends Room, 140 S Glendora AveWhen: 7:00 PM - 7:30 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Just show up!Cost: FREEFor more info: http://www.ci.glendora.ca.us/
Where: Ontario Mills MallWhen: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PMWho: Everyone!How: Just show up!Cost: $5 per person; You may purchase passes ahead of time at www.theyumfest.com.For more info: www.theyumfest.com
SESAME STREET LIVE
Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music”
Thousand Oaks, CA; Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Thursday, May 24 – Sunday, May 27, 2012
Ontario, CA; Citizens Business Bank Arena
Friday, June 1 – Sunday, June 3, 2012
Los Angeles, CA; Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE
Friday, June 8 – Sunday, June 10, 2012
Long Beach, CA; Terrace Theater
Friday, June 15 – Sunday, June 17, 2012
Mark your calendar for this once-in-a-lifetime event—monsters becoming musicians! Elmo, The Count, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Bert & Ernie and all their funny and furry friends ...
Stretching your Dollar...
Please email me with any other meal deals that you know of in our area (that is, reasonable driving distance from Upland, Claremont, and La Verne). Thanks to those of you who have informed me when discounts ended or restaurants have closed. Please email me at: [email protected]
Enjoy and take advantage of these great deals!! As always, please make sure you call the restaurant to confirm the deal when in doubt. :)
Dickey's BBQ Pit: Sunday and Monday evening with each adult entree. Location: 9670 Haven ...
Anything free in my book is a winner! Families these days in our tough economy need to know about special perks every now and then. I just love to share insider tips with parents, grandparents, and caregivers so that we can all take advantage of budget-friendly outings and "meanderings!" This is the most complete Free Museum Days list that I know of! Plan ahead and make your family outing not only free, but educational. There are several Free Days on weekends too! As always, make sure you cross-check the museum ...
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