Thalian Association Childrens Theatre

Thalian Association Children’s Theater Presents The Music Man, Jr.

Win a Family Five-Pack set of tickets for your family to the kick-off presentation of The Music Man, Jr. more »


The Landing Zone gives visitors the opportunity to feed flamingos and parakeets.

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Experience Birds Up-Close at Sylvan Heights Bird Park

Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck is home to more than 2000 birds. more »

Day Trips


Slow Cooked BBQ Pulled Chicken Great for Busy Families

A few simple ingredients makes a delicious meal cooked in the slow cooker. more »



Honest Company offers affordable, environmentally friendly products

The Honest Company offers affordable., environmentally friendly products for Baby, Home and Health more »

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Book Review: Little Lola, a great book to ease little ones into school.

Little Lola is a great book to ease little ones into school. more »



Ease Into Kindergarten With a Few Simple Strategies

Tips for easing children and parents into kindergarten. more »


Family Favorites 2014 Winners

Find out who won the Family Favorites Readers Choice for 2014. more »

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DIY: Make Your Own Hair Ties

Fold over elastic hair ties are very popular and easy to make. more »



One Pot Ratatouille

Make use of summer's bounty by cooking up a delicious French dish. more »



Wilmington Symphony to Hold Youth Auditions

The Wilmington Symphony will be holding youth auditions in August and September for the orchestra and junior strings programs. more »

Ages & Stages

Amazon Fire TV an Entertaining Option

Amazon Fire TV offers convenient streaming of movies, television and much more. more »

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NHC Library Selected to Participate in Interactive Reading Program

New Hanover County Library and Book Rocket encourage summer reading. more »

Ages & Stages

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DIY Family Tree

Represent multiple generations with an easy to create family tree. more »



Comfortable Swim Goggles for Kids

Frogglez makes comfy goggles that don't fall off and don't need to be adjusted. more »

Family FInds


Clever App Simplifies Paying the Parking Meter

With Pay By Phone for Parking, no change is needed for parking meters when you can pay by phone. more »

Family FInds


Kids Eat Free in Wilmington

Check out this list of restaurants where your kids can eat for free! more »

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