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NPN Perks! Discounts on Indoor Play & Activities

Now that trips to the park are feeling a little icy, you might be looking for indoor activities. Look no further! We scoured our Parent Perks discount directory and have come up with a list of indoor play spaces with a little extra discount just for you! In alphabetical order:


Kidville Chicago, Lincoln Park - $50 off Kidville Birthday Parties for NPN members.

Little Beans Cafe - Discounted $10 playspace admission for all active NPN members.      

Marsha's Music - Discou...

Posted on October 22, 2013 at 5:21 AM by Ellie Ander

$10 Family Pass to Chicago Toy & Game Fair

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair! Celebrate play and meet the people that create the products we play with and love.  As we all know – Play is king and our little ones can’t get enough of it.

Even your youngest will get the chance to play and experience everything.  Parents get to see what your kids get excited about and get holiday shopping all wrapped up.  The Chicago Toy & Game Fair is America’s largest consumer toy fair.

NPN members get a family pass for just $10!!! Normally...

Posted on November 06, 2012 at 2:19 AM by Ellie Ander

Parent Perks! Hot, Delicious Pizza Delivered Fresh to Your Door!

With football season upon us, it's time to enjoy pizza specials with Armand's Pizzeria!

Buy any pizza, get the second one of equal or lesser value for half price every Saturday, Sunday and Monday night. OR, buy any 16" or 18" pizza and receive $5 off. Offers are valid now through 9/31/12. Call 773 463-5200 or click here to order online!

Select your favorite pizzas & healthy salads directly from the menu of Armand's Pizzeria located at 4159 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60618. Arma...

Posted on September 11, 2012 at 12:55 PM by Ellie Ander

NPN Fitness & Family Perks - 1st Strollers in the Front 5K!!!

NPN is teaming up with Event 360 and the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) to bring NPN families the best of the best in training and family fun. 

Get ready for Chicago's 1st Strollers in the Front 5K Run & Walk! Whether you are expecting, will be racing with your littlest ones, or want to get your child in on the Kids Dash, mark your calendar for Sunday Oct. 28th and be a part of this beyond-family friendly event.

Strollers in the Front 5K - NPN members save $5 on your r...

Posted on September 04, 2012 at 4:30 PM by Ellie Ander

Parent Perks! Discounts to Help You Take Care of Childcare

Childcare doesn't just equate to who's in charge of the safety of your child(ren). It's about taking measures to ensure the safety of the nooks and crannies of your home or a grandparent's home. It's about knowing what to do when a child is hurt. Take comfort in taking action with these discounts on childcare.

AuPairCare Give Your Child World Class childcare with AuPairCare and save. Please call 773.849.7607 or email swenningapc@gmail.com today to receive your $0 application discount c...

Posted on June 02, 2012 at 7:03 AM by Ellie Ander

Parent Perks! Discounts for Summer Fun!

Wahoo! The official start to summer is June 20th and NPN Partners want to give you ample time to get your plans in line. Check out these discounts to make summer fun!

Chicago Humanities Festival 10% off theatre tix to the 2012 season of Stages, Sights & Sounds performing arts festival. Shows include acrobatics, puppetry, Superman, & more. Ages 4 - teens and adults, too. Purchase tix by 5/9/12. Use code "npnoffer2012" online or phone. Read more

Wonderland Activities Center ...

Posted on May 01, 2012 at 2:40 PM by Ellie Ander

Parent Perks! Discounts to Make Mother's Day!

Mother's Day is May 13th! It's not too late to get your act together on that extra special Mother's Day gift for the mom in your life... or you!

McKinley Consulting Nanny Division Save 10% off your first placement with us. McKinley Consulting Nanny specializes in placing the most qualified Nannies, Night Nurses,  Domestic Helpers, and Babysitters who are sensitive to the needs of children. Read more.

Ruby Room In honor of Mothers Day and to pamper moms everywhere, Ruby Room will of...

Posted on April 24, 2012 at 1:30 PM by Ellie Ander

Perk Alert! Discounts that will help you get ready for SPRING!

From spring cleaning to getting in shape, these discounts will put a SPRING in your step.

Fresh Tech Maid All kids’ bedrooms cleaned FREE for initial cleaning! Just mention the NPN email blast and book by 4/30/12. Finally, a chemical free home cleaning designed for healthy kids and happy parents! Read more.

Complete Clinics 25% off the revolutionary GenetoSlim Weight Loss Program. Complete Clinics is the only medical provider in the Chicagoland area to offer GenetoSlim, a simple ge...

Posted on March 27, 2012 at 2:00 PM by Ellie Ander

Chicago School Search Help! NPN's Must-Have eDirectory

Choosing the right preschool or elementary school for your child is daunting to say the least.  Whether you are just starting the search for a preschool or making a decision based on the letters you receive this month, NPN is here to help you every step of the way. 

At NPN, we have the tools to help you step by step through this process.  NPN puts school search help at your fingertips with these must-have tools and events.  The majority of these resources are a benefit of NPN membershi...

Posted on March 15, 2012 at 8:35 AM by Ellie Ander

Perk Discount Alert! Discounts on Indoor Play with Purple Monkey Playroom

Spring into Purple Monkey Playroom and let your kiddos bounce off their walls, not yours!

50% off your first month of membership OR
25% off a 10-visit drop-in pass

Purple Monkey Playroom is a bright, nurturing destination for young children, parents and caregivers nestled in the heart of Bucktown. We invite you to relax, connect with other adults, and enjoy free coffee, tea and WiFi as your children explore our whimsical space.

Purple Monkey’s thoughtful, 1,500 square foot p...

Posted on March 06, 2012 at 1:00 PM by Ellie Ander