Happy Mother’s Day to all those wonderful NWA mommas! Inside this month’s issue…our favorite pet photos submitted by YOU! A huge thank you to Amber Lanning Photography for the great cover photo. Her talents are amazing!
IT’S HERE!!! The issue you have been waiting for…The 9th Annual Summer Camp Guide, brought to you by Hershey’s! Thank you to Amber Lanning Photography for the outstanding cover photo, Once Upon A Child for the adorable clothes (Gap, Ralph Lauren, Gymboree, Old Navy, Abercrombie & Fitch) and to the kid’s at N.c.K. Talent Agency for their precious smiles (Olivia Wray, Jimmy Espinoza, & Alexis Samarin).
This issue is packed with every summer activity and camp that your child will love. Everything from the University of Arkansas Football, Men’s & Women’s Basketball, Soccer and Tennis Camps to drama, art, athletic, dance, gymnastics, educational, music, non-profit events, library programs, martial arts, outdoor, and adventure camps. You won’t miss a thing this summer with this “one stop” resource for your family. You can find this issue in all our normal delivery spots, plus at the World’s Largest Baby Shower Expo on Saturday, March 31st and at the Champions for Kids Abbott Nutrition Razorfest at the University of Arkansas on April 21st! Plus, now you can find us at First Thursday in Fayetteville in the Kid’s Zone starting April 5th. First Thursday will continue through October, so please come by and say hi!
Also, don’t forget to cast your votes for the inaugural Mom’s Choice Awards brought to you by Kid’s Directory and NwaMotherlode.com! Just by completing the survey, you are automatically entered to win the largest Mother’s Day prize package (spa, dinner, house cleaning, $100 shopping card, closet organization, carpet cleaning, and more!) we have ever given away!! We must have your completed survey by May 5th to be included in the drawing.
This issue would not be possible without you, our reader. Thank you for being a part of the Kid’s Directory family this last decade and for the decades to come! We especially want to thank Hershey’s for sponsoring this issue so that we could deliver thousands more issues to local schools. Our local community partners and NWA families makes creating and publishing Kid’s Directory of NWA an absolute honor! Thank you and enjoy!
Our March issue has arrived! You can view the whole issue online here! In it you will find a sneak preview of some great Summer Camps! Be sure to check out the University of Arkansas athletic Camps: Razorback Football Camp, Coach Anderson’s Basketball Camp, Tennis & Soccer! The 9th Annual Summer Camp Guide is only one month away!
Also, in this month’s issue…our BIGGEST GIVE AWAY YET! We have teamed up with those fabulous mamas at NWAMOTHERLODE.COM to kick off our 1st Annual Mom’s Choice Awards! We want to know your favorite NWA businesses. You can fill out the survey here starting March 1st. You will also find the survey in our April Summer Camp Guide and online at NWAMOTHERLODE.COM. You must fill out the survey by May 5th to be entered into the drawing for the Mom’s Choice Awards Mother’s Day Package:
- a $100 shopping gift card
- a $100 gift card at Elite Spa
- a $75 gift certificate at Bordinos Italian Restaurant
- Free Carpet Cleaning (whole house!)
- a Free House Cleaning
- Closet Organizing Session from a professional organizer.
The winner will be randomly drawn May 10th! The results of the Mom’s Choice Awards will be announced online in May and be printed in our June issue. We can’t wait to find out your favorites…Good luck moms!
The February issue is AVAILABLE! In this issue you will find an insert for our Special Delivery Baby Guide 2012. Within the guide you will find all things prenatal to pre-k (plus some TLC info for moms)! If you are expecting, plan to grow your family, or have little tippy toes running about…this issue is just for you! Thank you again for being a fan, you make Kid’s Directory possible. Don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook and “follow” us on Twitter. Click on the cover above to view our whole issue online. Thank you to Amber Lanning Photography for a great cover shoot and to sweet baby girl Mahlia Paranjothi for modeling the clothes from Once Upon A Child so adorably!
Our November issue has hit the shelves! We have included the first installment of the 2011 Holiday Guide. We know how many of you like to get a head start on your shopping and we wanted you to have the most complete resource! Thanks to Lanning Photography for the cover shot and Ozark Corn Maze for the photo shoot location. Our cover kiddo is Miss Isabella Dye, the winner of our Birthday Photo contest in October. Be sure to follow us on Facebook (you can click on the cover photo and it will take you right to it!) and on Twitter, @KidsNwa. We provide all the latest updates on sales, events, discounts and news from both social media outlets. You won’t miss a beat with Kid’s Directory of NWA. We are in over 900 locations in NWA and we want to thank you for helping us celebrate our 10th year by being a fan!
Here it is! Our Big Birthday Guide brought to you by Great Day Farms! Thank you to all who participated in our Birthday Photo Contest! What a treat to celebrate our birthday with you! We would also like to thank Amber Lanning Photography for our great cover shot. She amazes us each month.
Also, be sure to visit the Great Day Farms Sweepstakes Facebook page to enter for your chance to win a trip to LA for the premiere of Puss and Boots! You could win: a round trip airfare, 5 day/4 night stay, $1,500 in spending money, tickets to the premiere and car rental. THE FIRST 1,000 ENTRANTS GETS A $5 MOVIE VOUCHER!
This issue is a keeper for the whole year to help you plan that extra special birthday party or event. Click the current issue tab above to see it all online! You don’t want to miss out on the most comprehensive resource for NWA families in it’s 10th year! Thank you for being a fan!
September’s issue is our Healthy Families Guide! You can view the whole issue online, http://www.kidsdirectory.com/northwest_ar/index.html.
A special thank you to MANA Medical Associates for sponosoring this issue and our Healthy Kid Contest! All of the entries were so adorable that it was extremely difficult for the doctors to choose the winner! Congrats to first place winner Madeline Emeterio and 2nd Place Winner Kristen Dillard! Below is Madeline’s answer to “What I do to Stay Healthy!”
I eat all of my vegetables even when I don’t want to. Except spinach, I don’t eat spinach. – Madeline, age 6
Very cute Madeline! Thanks again to all of our participants!
Our new issue for Back to School started hitting the shelves last week and we know that you do not want to miss out on this month! It is a complete guide for all of your back to school sign ups, childcare, schools and events that will help you have a smooth transition from summer to fall. Also, don’t forget that the “NO SALES TAX” days for your back to school shopping is August 6th-7th!
This month we introduce a new opportunity so see your child on our cover….the MANA Healthy Families Cover Kid Contest! Simply visit our website and fill out the form under Healthy Family Cover Kid and you could see your child on our September Cover. Your kiddo must tell us what he, or she, does to stay healthy. The essay chosen will be our winner! Deadline for submission is August 17th.
Also, in this issue of our newsletter, we introduce to another Mommy Blogger, Ashlee Chism, as she shares with us her journey to beat the heat this summer.
Don’t forget to check us out on Twitter as well…we will keep you updated on all the happennings!