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Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

THE WORDS MEAN TWO DIFFERENT THINGS, EXPLAINS CHEF NELSON SERRANO-BAHRI OF THE UNILEVER TEST KITCHENWe often use them interchangeably, but did you know that the terms "barbecuing" and "grilling" describe two different cooking techniques? Barbecued foods are cooked over low ...

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From Seed to Soup

From Seed to Soup

Follow chef Einav Gefen as she explores where great taste comes from.Coming up with meal ideas that use healthy, natural ingredients but don't demand too much time or effort to prepare is a challenge familiar to families all over the ...

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Painted Fireworks for the 4th

Painted Fireworks for the 4th

Capture the perfect image of this summer's fireworks when you create your own through this simple painting technique. Gather your kids and a few supplies to make the red, white and blue sparkle.You'll need: Empty toilet paper rolls (2) or ...

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Summer Dessert Recipe: Banana Boats

Summer Dessert Recipe: Banana Boats

"Banana boats" are a great summer dessert to make while camping or for a summer evening right in your own backyard. Make them over a campfire, on the grill or in the oven. Any way you choose to make them, ...

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Kids Eat Free in Winchester!

This section of Macaroni Kid is always open to new additions. If you know of a restaurant with a great kids deal, please feel free to e-mail [email protected] to get it added to the list! Although we've done our best ...

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  • 03
    July

    Rockin' Independence Eve

    Where: Old Town Winchester
    When: 5:00 PM Fireworks start at approx 9:15pm
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Come enjoy the 2nd Annual Rockin' Independence Eve, an All-American ...

  • 04
    July

    Town of Middletown's Annual 4th of July Celebration

    Where: Middletown
    When: 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Who: All ages **Children are welcome to decorate bikes/strollers to walk in the parade!**
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Middletown's annual 4th of July Celebration is a hometown, community ...

  • 04
    July

    First Fridays Art Walk

    Where: Old Town Pedestrian Mall, Winchester
    When: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Downtown Winchester is filled with artists, musicians, store specials (and ...

  • 04
    July

    Guided Civil War Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

    Where: Meet your guide at 2 N. Cameron Street
    When: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326
    Cost: $5.00 per person, payable to your guide.

    Experience the Civil War as a civilian in Old Town ...

  • 04
    July

    Fourth of July Celebration

    Where: Sherando Park, Stephens City.  Enter at Sherando High School
    When: 6:00 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free, with free parking this year!

    Fireworks! Park will be open all day, pool open until ...

  • 04
    July

    Bluemont Concert Series

    Where: Old Town Pedestrian Mall, Winchester
    When: 7:30 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Admission:
    $5 per person, $4 Bluemont Friends & Seniors, $2 kids under 12
    There are no ...

    Enjoy an evening of music on the lawn of the ...

  • 05
    July

    Kids Club

    Where: Michael's 240 S Pleasant Valley Rd
    When: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Who: Ages 3 and up welcome
    How: Just come!
    Cost: $2/child

    Summer Ice Cream Fun Powered By PerlerYum, yum summer fun.

  • 05
    July

    Preschool Story Time, BL

    Where: Bowman Library Children's Room
    When: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Who: Most appropriate for preschoolers.
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Join us for storytime!

  • 05-06
    July

    The 3 Pigs Circus

    Where: Wonderment Puppet Theater 412 W King St., Martinsburg
    When: 1:00 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!  Or call to make sure space is available.
    Cost: $5 for ages 2 & up.

    Come see the wildest puppet circus on earth

  • 07-08
    July

    Family Program: Snakes Alive

    Where: Monday, 10:30 a.m.: Clarke County Library, will be presented at Barns of Rose ...
    When: See below for times/locations
    Who: All ages
    How:
    To serve our regional population effectively, on-line registration is available at http://virginia.evanced.info ...

    Cost: Free

    "Snakes Alive" with Ron Cromer www.snakesalive.org These family events and ...

  • 07-10
    July

    Alamo Kids Camp - Free Movies: Kung Fu Panda

    Where: Alamo Drafthouse 181 Kernstown Commons Blvd, Winchester
    When: 10:30 AM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!  Seating is first come, first served.
    Cost: Free

    Beat the heat this summer with free movies!"Kung Fu Panda" ...

  • 07
    July

    Infant Program, BL

    Where: Bowman Library Children's Room
    When: 11:00 AM
    Who: Birth to 15 months
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bring baby (Birth to 15 months) forTrit-Trot to Bowman!Enjoy stories, ...

  • 07
    July

    Books & Blocks, BL

    Where: Bowman Library Children's Room  871 Tasker Rd, Stephens City
    When: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Who: Most appropriate for elementary students
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Calling all Lego builders!Join us to build: Circus tents in ...

  • 08
    July

    Bubble Van, W

    Where: Whittier Park, Whittier Ave, Winchester
    When: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Who: Ages 3-10
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bringing fun, arts, crafts, stories, and activities to your neighborhood ...

  • 08
    July

    Preschool Story Time, CCL

    Where: Clarke County Library
    When: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Who: Most appropriate for preschoolers.
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Join us for storytime!

  • 08
    July

    Infant Program, HL

    Where: Handley Library Children's Room
    When: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Who: Birth to 15 months
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bring baby (Birth to 15 months) forTrit-Trot to Handley!Enjoy stories, ...

  • 08
    July

    Bubble Van, FD

    Where: Frederick Douglass Elementary School, 100 W Cedarmeade Ave, Winchester
    When: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Who: Ages 3-10
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bringing fun, arts, crafts, stories, and activities to your neighborhood ...

  • 09
    July

    PAWS for Reading, HL

    Where: Handley Library

    100 W Picadilly St, Winchester
    When: 10:30 AM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Come to Handley Library and read your favorite story to ...

  • 09
    July

    Preschool Story Time, BL

    Where: Bowman Library Children's Room
    When: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Who: Most appropriate for preschoolers.
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Join us for storytime!

  • 09
    July

    Discovering Science in the Garden, HL

    Where: Handley Library Children's Room
    When: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Who: Most appropriate for ages 7+
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Join our Garden Keeper's club this summer as we discover ...

  • 09
    July

    Pajama Storytime, HL

    Where: Handley Library 100 W Picadilly Street
    When: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Can't make it to storytime with your children during the ...

  • 10
    July

    Bubble Van, TB

    Where: Timbrook Park, Corner of East Lane and Piccadilly St, Winchester
    When: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Who: Ages 3-10
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bringing fun, arts, crafts, stories, and activities to your neighborhood ...

  • 10
    July

    Nature Story Time

    Where: Blandy Experimental Farm, Boyce
    When: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Who: Ages 3-6
    How: Just come!  No reservations necessary. Meet in the Blandy Library at the Quarters building.
    Cost: Free

    Nature Story Time, sponsored by FOSA. For ages 3-6 with ...

  • 10
    July

    Bubble Van, F

    Where: Friendship Park, On Bruce Street between Battle Ave and Kern St off of Pleasant Valley ...
    When: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Who: Ages 3-10
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    Bringing fun, arts, crafts, stories, and activities to your neighborhood ...

  • 10
    July

    Outdoor Movie Series: The Nut Job

    Where: Located on the lawn of the 1840 Courthouse, Old Town Pedestrian Mall, Winchester
    When: 8:45 PM
    Who: All ages
    How: Just come!
    Cost: Free

    All movies in the Outdoor Movie Series are FREE and ...

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