February 22, 2012
March 3 & 4 at the Ted Constant Center and we're giving away tickets!
Now in their 86th consecutive season of touring the world, the Harlem Globetrotters have played in 120 countries on six continents, entertaining over 128 million fans and crossing barriers between cultures, societies and people from all walks of life.
The 2012 World Tour will carry on the Globetrotters’ tradition of displaying amazing basketball skills and wizardry, with a focus on family entertainment. This Harlem Globetrotters rookie class features the tallest and shortest player currently playing in professional basketball. At 7-8”, Paul “Tiny” Sturgess is the tallest Globetrotter ever. Tiny played ...
Our newest advertiser!
Macaroni Kid VB is excited to announce our newest advertiser, Danielle Mcilravy, with Scentsy. For those of you not familiar with Scentsy, it's a company born off of the idea to create a scented, wickless candle-- no flame, no smoke, no soot and no lead. A much safer alternative to traditional candles. Families with young children in the home love the concept! Contact Danielle to learn about all of her products--there are over 80 scents available. We are looking forward to when her spring/summer line launches next month ...
Where: MacArthur Center, NorfolkWhen: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: freeFor more info: Come and enjoy a live cast performance by WICKED cast members! Cast members will perform two songs from the Grammy award-winning score in Center Court on Friday, March 9 at noon. Following their performance, guests will have a chance to meet the actors and collect autographs.
Where: various Norfolk Public LibrariesWhen: n/aWho: open to the publicHow: www.npl.lib.va.usCost: free
Where: various Chesapeake Public LibrariesWhen: n/aWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: Walmart Supercnter stores, AAA locations, DMV Customer Service Centers in Hampton RdsWhen: n/aWho: open to the publicHow: If you have any questions about the Round-Up or traffic safety issues, please call us at 757-498-2562 or email [email protected]Cost: free
Wednesday, February 22 through Monday, February 27 - 2012 EASTERN REGION HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Where: Norfolk Scope 201 E. Brambleton, NorfolkWhen: n/aWho: open to the publicCost: Adult $10; children $5
Where: various Barnes & Noble locationsWhen: 10:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.barnesandnoble.comCost: free
Where: Barnes and Noble Greenbrier 1212 Greenbrier Pkwy, ChesapeakeWhen: 10:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.barnesandnoble.comCost: free
Where: Virginia Aquarium 717 General Booth Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PMWho: open to the publicCost: $7 members; $10 non members
Where: The Silver Rattle 1611a Colley Ave, NorfolkWhen: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.thesilverrattle.comCost: free
Where: various Norfolk Public LibrariesWhen: 3:30 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.npl.lib.va.usCost: free
Where: Virginia Beach Rock Gym 5049 Southern Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PMWho: open to the publicCost: $15 for non members; free for members
Where: Hodges Manor Elementary Portsmouth, VirginiaWhen: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: Daryl Fischer @ 757.488.3892Cost: freeFor more info: U8 thru U14 Boys/Girls through 05/18/2012
Where: 531 Raleigh Ave, NorfolkWhen: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free admission
Parents and children! Lovers of books! It’s Dr. Seuss Storytime, so come take a look!
We’ve got stories and goodie bags, good times galore, so won’t you please join us at your Target store?
Where: all Target storesWhen: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AMWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: Lowe's locationsWhen: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: MEO Central Library 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: Stop by or call the library at 385-0150 to register.Cost: free but registration is required
Where: Little Creek Library 7853 Tarpn Place, NorfolkWhen: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AMWho: open to the publicHow: http://www.npl.lib.va.us/events.htmlCost: free
Where: Barnes & Noble Greenbrier 1212 Greenbrier Pkwy, ChesapeakeWhen: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: Simon Family JCC 5000 Corporate WOods Dr Virginia BeachWhen: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: For more information, call 321-2306Cost: free
Where: Virginia MOCA 2200 Parks Ave, Virginia BeachWhen: 2:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.virginiamoca.orgCost: free
Where: ODU- Atrium, Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center NorfolkWhen: 3:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: oduartstix.comCost: free
Where: 4309 Silverleaf Drive, Virginia Beach 1546 Sams Club Circle, ChesapeakeWhen: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free admission
Where: Advanced Technology Center Theater, Virginia Beach Campus 1700 College CrescentWhen: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: http://www.tcc.edu/news/press/blackhistorymonth2012.htm.Cost: free
Where: various Norfolk Public Library locationsWhen: 1:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.npl.lib.va.usCost: free
Where: Old Coast Guard Station 24th Street and Atlantic, Virginia BeachWhen: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: Program included in regular museum admissionFor more info: Please call to confirm time and date. Reservations appreciated.
Where: various Norfolk Public LibrariesWhen: n/aWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: Lendy's 1581 General Booth Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free
Where: Chick-Fil-A Haygood 1097 Independence Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: free admission; food and beverages extra
Where: Lynnhaven Mall- Gap Court (between JC Penney and Center Court)When: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.lynnhavenmall.comCost: free
January 5, 2013- MONSTERS, INC 2-D
Where: AMC Theaters- Lynnhaven MallWhen: 10:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.amctheaters.com/sffCost: regular admission prices applyFor more info: March 30, 2013- THE CROODS 2-D, April 13, 2013-JURASSICPARK2-D, June 1, 2013- EPIC 2-D, June 29, 2013-MONSTERSUNIVERSITY, July 13, 2013- DESPICABLE ME 2, August 10, 2013- THE SMURFS 2, September 21, 2013- THE LITTLE MERMAID, October 5, 2013- CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2, November 9, 2013- MR. PEABODY AND SHERMAN, November 27, 2013- FROZEN 2-D
Where: Cinema Cafe Pembroke and Greenbrier locations ONLYWhen: 10:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.cinema-cafe.comCost: $1
Where: Barnes and Noble locationsWhen: 10:00 AMWho: open to the publicHow: www.barnesandnoble.comCost: free
Where: Virginia Aquarium 717 General Booth Blvd, Virginia BeachWhen: 11:00 AMWho: open to the publicCost: free with admission
Where: Virginia Zoo 3500 Granby St, NorfolkWhen: 11:00 AMWho: open to the publicCost: free with admission
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden 6700 Azalea Garden Rd, NorfolkWhen: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.norfolkbotanicalgarden.orgCost: $5
Where: IHOP locationsWhen: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: http://www.facebook.com/events/485801494795931/Cost: free
Where: 312 Cedar Rd, ChesapeakeWhen: 8:00 PMWho: open to the publicCost: Free (see below)For more info: Due to limited seating, reservations are necessary and may be made by telephoning Chesapeake Public Schools between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. weekdays. (757-547-0153)
Where: Children's Museum 221 High St, PortsmouthWhen: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.childrensmuseumva.comCost: regular admission prices
Where: Virginia Beach Convention Center
1000 19th Street, Virginia BeachWhen: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PMWho: open to the publicHow: www.greenbergshows.comCost: $7 adults, children are free
February is National Children's Dental Health Month
As a practicing dental hygienist, the biggest problem I see is the over-consumption of sweetened beverages. With kids, this is usually in the form of juice. Isn't it typical to see a toddler carrying his sippy cup full of juice all ...
February 26 is Tell a Fairy Tale Day!
On February 26th, get out a book and read a fairy tale to your child. Or even bettter, use your imagination and make your own fairy tale. Let your child in on the fun and tap into their imagination for parts of your tale.
It can be a world of fun creating an imaginative story with your little one! A ...
Hand & Foot Print Mardi Gras Masks
Each week I bring you a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Yesterday was Mardi Gras, but February is referred to as Mardi Gras month so I thought the kids would love this craft-I was right, mine really had fun! If you’ve missed any previous crafts, check out Momondealz’s Kids Frugal Fun page. If you enjoy my crafts, please be sure to share them on Pinterest!
Hand & Foot Print Mardi Gras Masks
Pencil & Glue
Popsicle Sticks (1-2 per mask created)
Decorations for the ...
Upcoming Consignment Events
GUMP (Ghent United Methodist Preschool) Consignment Event- February 25, 8AM-12PM, 1PM-2PM
Kingston Elementary 19th Annual Thrift Shop (Consignor Event)- Kingston Elementary School, Saturday, March 3rd, 2012, 8 am - 2 pm
Oak Grove UMC Kid's Consignment and Vendor SaleSaturday March 3, 8am-3pm, Oak Grove United Methodist Church
Kid’s Exchange- March 19-26
Posh Baby Events- March 30th-April 1st, Holland Plaza Shopping Center
4392 Holland Rd, Virginia Beach
Designer Consignors Children’s Sale- March 15 – 17, Ascension Catholic Community Center, VB.Thurs, Fri 10 AM - 7 PM and ...
New Orleans Jambalaya
While this traditional New Orleans dish may be too spicy for younger kids, it is a favorite in our household.
New Orleans Jambalaya
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 1 large red bell pepper, chopped
- 2 Tablespoons minced garlic
- 12 ounces andouille chicken sausage, sliced (can substitute smoked turkey sausage)
- 2 cups uncooked white rice
- 2 teaspoons paprika
- 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
- 2 teaspoons dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 1 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
- 1 bay leaf
- 2 cans low-sodium chicken broth
- 1 cup water ...
Macaroni Kid Virginia Beach aims to be a helpful resource to parents in the area as well as a support for local businesses. We also believe it is important to encourage families to spend their money here in Hampton Roads, especially around the holidays.
That is why we are so happy to bring you the MKVB 2011 Holiday Gift Guide
From your desk, couch or bed, you can browse over 20 different retailers and find something for everybody on your list! And the best part is...you'll be helping ...
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