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Top 5 Must-Have Summer Toys
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Summer is finally here and this is what we survived the Polar Vortex for. Don’... read more

Come play in Bucktown & Lincoln Park!
103 Views Tuesday 05/26

Compass Creative Dramatics (CCD) Summer Camp is an unforgettable 5-day the... read more

Tips for Preparing Kids for a New Babysitter
736 Views Thursday 05/21

Congrats! You’ve hired a new babysitter. You feel like you’ve won the lo... read more

NPN Summer savings at Language Stars!
205 Views Tuesday 05/19

Language Stars summer programs provide an opportunity for increased language ex... read more

Summer Splash at Timber Ridge for $109/night!
284 Views Thursday 05/14

Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark is the only all-season, all-suite destination of ... read more

Beyond the Playground
371 Views Wednesday 05/13

As warm weather approaches, the great outdoors seems to beckon children and parents ... read more

NPN Has a Group for That!
266 Views Tuesday 05/12

Are you looking to connect with other parents with whom you have something in common... read more

NPN Exclusive Discount! Kick it with Lil' ...
286 Views Tuesday 05/12

Lil' Kickers Chicago is a child development program filled with creativity, high... read more

5 Tips For Your Next At-Home Birthday Party
301 Views Thursday 05/07

Remember having birthday parties at home? They don’t have to be a thing of the... read more

NPN Discount - $99 swim lessons + great pr...
315 Views Thursday 05/07

May is water safety month, and to help spread awareness British Swim School&nbs... read more