Index

Classes in the Area 

ABC Nature and Me
Aqua Moms-Healthy Moms (Durham)
Art with Evan (Durham)
Bull City Gymnastics (Durham)
Dreamsports Sports Classes  
Drum Lessons with Russell Lacy (Durham)
Duke Aquatics Diving  (Durham)
Gymboree(Durham)
Jammin' Baby  (Durham)
Kindermusik with Catherine  (Durham)
Little Gym (Durham)
Meadowmont YMCA 
Music with Mar (Durham)
My Sweet Arts 
On Target Tennis (Durham)
Parents' Morning Out at the Museum of Life and Science (Durham)
Piedmont Wildlife Center (Durham)
RDU Tennis
Russell Lacy Music (Durham)
Schoolhouse of Wonder-Preschool Explorers (Durham)
Stage Door Dance 
Superior Gymnastics
Welcome Baby (Durham)
Woodcroft Pool Swim Lessons (Durham)
Woodcroft Soccer (Durham)
Triangle Aquatic Center
YMCA of Downtown Durham  (Durham)

Day Trips and Weekend Getaways
Hanging Rock State Park
Winterplace Ski Resort
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area

Hidden Treasures 
A Ride on the Amtrak
Car Washes (Durham)
Chick-Fil-A Mom Valet (Durham)
Climbing Blocks at the Durham Art Council (Durham)
For Garden's Sake (Durham)
Gelato at Cuban Revolution (Durham)
Jared the Galleria of Jewelry (Durham)
Motorco Bloody Brunch (Durham)
Packaging Depot (Durham)
Petco (Durham)
Piazza Italia (Durham)
Southpoint Mall: Beyond the Play Area (Durham)
Southpoint Vineyards (Durham)
Sutton Station (Durham)
Tennis Courts (Durham)
The Junk Yard  (Durham)


Kid-Friendly Recipes and Food Facts

Annabel's Tasty Meatballs
Black Bean Brownies
Chewy Granola Bars
Deceptively Delicious Quesadillas
The Dirty Dozen
Do It Yourself Fruit-and-Nut Energy Bars
Dressed-up Ramen (for kids)
Easy Homemade Granola
Edible Markers
"Fried" Ice Cream 
Frothy-Chilly Fruit Smoothies
Homemade Yogurt
Margie's Hummus
Mini Corn Fritters 

Papa Spuds
Superman Juice
Yogurt Bites

Indoor Play Spaces

AMF Durham Lanes (Durham)
The ArtsCenter of Carrboro: Rags to Riches Theater
Bean Traders (Durham)
Bounce U
Build-A-Bear (Durham)
Cameron Indoor Stadium  (Durham)
Carolina Rollergirls
Carr Mill Mall
Cary Towne Center
Chapel Hill Public Library
Chick-Fil-A (Durham)
Chuck E. Cheese's  (Durham)
Crabtree Valley Mall
Crosswinds Cafe at RDU
Defy Gravity
Duke Aquatics Diving  (Durham)
Durham Public Library Bookmobile (Durham)
The Durham County Public Library (Main Branch) (Durham)
The Family Center of Northern Durham (Durham)
Frankie's Fun Park
The Fun Zone (Durham)
Glazed Expectations 
Great Wolf Lodge
Greensboro Children's Museum
Greystone Indoor Park
Homestead Aquatic Center
Jump Zone
Kazoom Puppet Theater
Kidzu Children's Museum
Marbles Kids' Museum
Mardi Gras Bowling Center
Morehead Planetarium
The Natural Science Center of Greensboro
Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club, Inc  
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Northgate Mall (Durham)
North Carolina Museum of Life and Science (Durham)
Paint Your Pot 
Play Nation
Pullen Park Aquatic Center
Pump it Up
Rainbow Play Systems (Durham)
The Scrap Exchange (Durham)
South Regional Library (Durham)
Southpoint Mall: Beyond the Play Area (Durham)
Southpoint Mall Play Area (Durham)
Southpoint Summer Kids Movie Series (Durham)
Southwest Regional Library (Durham)
TK's Jungle
Toddler Time at Campus Hills (Durham)
Triangle Aquatic Center
Triangle Rock Club
Triangle Town Center
University Mall
Wheel's Family Fun Center (Durham)
YMCA of Downtown Durham  (Durham)

Just for Moms 

Bella Trio (Durham)
City Beverage (Durham)
Culinary Workshops at The Cookery (Durham)
Fitness World (Durham)
Fridays Uncorked at Southern Season 
Fullsteam (Durham)
Kings Daughters' Inn (Durham)
Mateo Tapas (Durham)
The Melting Pot (Durham)
Nantucket Grill (Durham)
NC Wine Country
Ramblin' Rose 
Shiki Sushi (Durham)
Six Plates (Durham)
Southpoint Vineyards (Durham)
Straw Valley Cafe and Wine Shop (Durham)
Taste of Carolina Gourmet Food Tours (Durham)
Triangle Rock Club
Wine Authorities (Durham)

Kid-Friendly Restaurants

Baguettaboutit
Blend (Durham)
Blue Corn Cafe (Durham)
Blue Sky Dining (Durham)
Breadmen's
Brig's Restaurant (Durham)
Broad Street Cafe (Durham)
Buffalo Wild Wings (Durham)
Bull City Burger and Brewery (Durham)
Bull Street Gourmet and Market (Durham)
Cafe Driade
California Pizza Kitchen (Durham)
Carpe Durham
Champps (Durham)
Chick-Fil-A  (Durham)
Chick-Fil-A Mom Valet (Durham)
Chirba Chirba Dumpling
Chubby's Tacos (Durham)
Chuck E. Cheese's  (Durham)
Cosmic Cantina (Durham)
Cracker Barrel
Crosswinds Cafe at RDU
Dame's Chicken and Waffles  (Durham)
Dulce Cafe (Durham)
Elmo's Diner (Durham)
Evos
Food Truck Round Up: Johnny's of Carrboro
Foster's Market (Durham)
Fullsteam (Durham)
Gelato at Cuban Revolution (Durham)
Guglhupf Bakery (Durham)
Hummingbird Bakery (Durham)
IHOP (Durham)
Jake's Wayback Burgers (Durham)
Jason's Deli (Durham)
Kanki (Durham)
King's Sandwich Shop (Durham)
La Vaquita (Durham)
Lilly's Pizza (Durham)
Li Ming's Global Market (Durham)
Loaf (Durham)
The Mad Hatter Cafe and Bakeshop  (Durham)
Mama Dip's
Mattie B's Public House (Durham)
McAllisters Deli (Durham)
McDonalds (Durham)
Mellow Mushroom (Durham)
The Melting Pot (Durham)
Moe's Southwest Grill (Durham)
Nanataco (Durham)
Nantucket Grill (Durham)
Neal's Deli
NeoMonde Bakery and Cafe 
Ninth Street Bakery(Durham)
Nordstrom Cafe Bistro  (Durham)
Nosh (Durham)
OnlyBurger (Durham)
Panera (Durham)
Parker and Otis  (Durham)
Parlez-Vous Crepe
The Parlour (Durham)
Peony Asian Bistro (Durham)
Piazza Italia (Durham)
Pie Pushers
The Pit 
Pomegranate Kitchen (Durham)
Pops Backdoor South (Durham)
Q-Shack (Durham)
Red Robin (Durham)
Refectory Cafe (Durham)
Restaurants.com
Roly Poly Sandwiches
S&T Soda Shoppe
Saladelia (Durham)
Saltbox (Durham)
Scratch Bakery (Durham)
Shiki Sushi (Durham)
Southern Rail Restaurant and Bar
Sprout Cafe
Straw Valley Cafe and Wine Shop (Durham)
Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen
Sutton Station (Durham)
Tomato Jake's (Durham)
Town Hall Burger and Beer (Durham)
Tyler's Taproom (Durham)
Village Deli
Watts Grocery (Durham)

Sweet Treats

Baker's Cakes (Durham)
Bean Traders (Durham)
Big Bundts and More (Durham)
Blend (Durham)
Cocoa Cinnamon
The Chocolate Door
The Cupcake Bar (Durham)
Daisy Cakes (Durham)
Dulce Cafe (Durham)
Dunkin' Donuts (Durham)
Favor Desserts (Durham)
Francesca's (Durham)
Frozia (Durham)
Gigi's Cupcakes
Goodberry's (Durham)
Guglhupf Bakery (Durham)
Hummingbird Bakery (Durham)
It's Sugar (Durham)
La Monarcha (Durham)
Lickity Split
Loaf (Durham)
Local Yogurt (Durham)
Locopops (Durham)
The Mad Hatter Cafe and Bakeshop (Durham)
The Mad Popper (Durham)
The Melting Pot (Durham)
Menchie's Frozen Yogurt (Durham)
Monuts Donuts (Durham)
Moonberries (Durham)
Ninth Street Bakery (Durham)
Orange Leaf
Ox and Rabbit Soda and Sundries (Durham)
Pelican's SnoBalls (Durham)
Piazza Italia (Durham)
Rita's  (Durham)
Scratch Bakery  (Durham)
Southern Season Ice Cream Parlor
Starbucks
Sugarland
Sweet Frog (Durham)
TCBY  (Durham)
Tutti Frutti  (Durham)
The Yogurt Pump

Museums

Duke Homestead (Durham)
Durham History Hub (Durham)
Greensboro Children's Museum
Kidzu Children's Museum
Marbles Kids' Museum
Nasher Art Museum
North Carolina Transportation Museum
The Natural Science Center of Greensboro
The North Carolina Museum of Art
North Carolina Museum of Life and Science (Durham)
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Science
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Science-Nature Research Center

Playgrounds

American Village Playground  (Durham)
Brier Creek Community Center Park
Burch Avenue Park (Durham)
Carrboro Town Commons Playground
Cedar Falls Park
Chapel Hill Community Center and Park 
Cook Rd. Park (Durham)
Cornwallis Road Park (Durham)
Duke Park (Durham)
Ebenezer Church Recreation Area at Jordan Lake 
Edison Johnson (Durham)
Forest Hills Park (Durham)
Fred G. Bond Metro Park
Garrett Road Park (Durham)
Gold Park
Greystone Indoor Park
Hank Anderson Community Park
Homestead Park
Hope Valley Baptist Church Playground (Durham)
Hope Valley Farms Playground  (Durham)
Indian Trail Park (Durham)
Kelly Road Park
Kids Together Playground-Marla Dorrel Park
Lake Crabtree Park 
Little River Regional Park (Durham)
Lyon Park (Durham)
Morreene Rd. Park  (Durham)
Morrisville Community Park
New Hope Church Playground (Durham)
North Carolina Museum of Life and Science (Durham)
North Cary Park
North Forest Hills Park
Northgate Park (Durham)
Oakwood Park
Old Chapel Hill Road Park (Durham)
Orchard Park (Durham)
Oval Drive Park (Durham)
Piney Wood Park (Durham)
Pullen Park
Rainbow Play Systems (Durham)
RDU Observation Park
Rock Quarry Park (Durham)
Rock Ridge Park
Rockwood Park (Durham)
Sears Farm Road Park
Solite Park (Durham)
Southern Community Park
St. Stephen's Playground (Durham)
Tennis Courts (Durham)
Thomas Brooks Park
Triangle Boat Tours
Trinity Park (Durham)
Twin Lakes Park (Durham)
Umstead Park-Chapel Hill
Walltown Park (Durham)
Westover Park (Durham)
Whippoorwill Park (Durham)
Wilson Park
Woodcroft Playground (Durham)
Wrightwood Park  (Durham)
Valley Run Playground (Durham)

Parks and Outdoor Activities

15th Annual Piedmont Farm Tour
AD Clark Pool
American Tobacco Campus (Durham)
The American Tobacco Trail (Durham)
American Village Playground  (Durham)
Back Porch Music at the American Tobacco Campus (Durham)
Black Creek Greenway
Brier Creek Community Center Park
Burch Avenue Park (Durham)
Carolina Tiger Rescue
The Carrboro Farmers Market 
Cedar Falls Park
Chapel Hill Community Center and Park
Charlotte Brody Discovery Garden at the Duke Gardens (Durham)
Climbing Blocks at the Durham Arts Council (Durham)
Cook Rd. Park (Durham)
Cornwallis Road Park (Durham)
Crowder Park
Duke Cross Country Trail (Al Buehler Trail) (Durham)
Duke Lemur Center (Durham)
Duke Park (Durham)
Durham Bulls Game (Durham)
Durham Central Park (Durham)
Durham Farmers' Market (Durham)
Durham Strawberry Festival (Durham)
Eagle Spur Trail (Durham)
Ebenezer Church Recreation Area at Jordan Lake
Eno River: Buckquarter Creek Trail (Durham)
Eno River State Park (Durham)
Falls Lake State Recreation Area
Festival for the Eno (Durham)
Forest Hills Park (Durham)
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
Frankie's Fun Park
Fred G. Bond Metro Park
Friday's on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn
Ganyard Hill Farm (Durham)
Garrett Road Park (Durham)
Gem Panning at Castle McCullough
Gold Park
Green Acres Farm
Green Level Gourd Farm
Hanging Rock State Park
Hank Anderson Community Park
Herndon Park (Durham)
Herndon Hills Farm (Durham)
Hill Ridge Farms
Homestead Park
Hope Valley Baptist Church Playground (Durham)
Hope Valley Farms Playground (Durham)
Hope Valley Farms Swim and Racquet Club (Durham)
Indian Trail Park (Durham)
Jean's Strawberry Patch  (Durham)
Jordan Lake: Seaforth Beach
Kelly Road Park
Kids Together Playground-Marla Dorrel Park
Lake Crabtree Boat Rentals 
Lake Crabtree Park
Lake Johnson Pool and Sprayground
Lake Michael 
Little River Regional Park (Durham)
Lyon Park (Durham)
Madness with Fire: Community Campfire Nights (Durham)
Meadowmont Trails
Meadowmont YMCA
Millstone Creek Orchards
Morreene Rd. Park (Durham)
Morrisville Community Park
Mrs. Ruth's Farm and Corn Maze
The Natural Science Center of Greensboro
Navitat
NC Botanical Gardens
NC State Farm Days
New Hope Valley Railway
North Carolina Zoo
North Cary Park
North Forest Hills Park
Northgate Park  (Durham)
Oakley Farm
Oakwood Park
Old Chapel Hill Road Park (Durham)
Orchard Park (Durham)
The Outer Banks
Oval Drive Park (Durham)
Parkwood Fire Station (Durham)
Parkwood Swim Club (Durham)
Phillips Farm
Pineywood (Durham)
Pullen Park 
RDU Airport Observation Park
Rock Ridge Park
Rock Quarry Park (Durham)
Rockwood Park (Durham)
Sandy Creek Park (Durham)
Sarah P. Duke Gardens (Durham)
Satterwhite Point at Kerr Lake
Sears Farm Road Park 
Skytop Orchards
Solite Park (Durham)
Southern Community Park
Spence's Farm
Sutton Station (Durham)
Tennis Courts (Durham)
Thomas Brooks Park
Triangle Boat Tours 
Trinity Park (Durham)
Twin Lakes Park (Durham)
Umstead Park-Chapel Hill
Umstead State Park
UNC Chapel Hill Campus Walk
US National Whitewater Center
Waller Family Farm (Durham)
Walltown Park (Durham)
Westover Park (Durham)
Whippoorwill Park (Durham)
Wilson Park
Winterplace Ski Resort
Witherspoon Rose Culture (Durham)
Wrightwood Park (Durham)

Playgroups
Durhan Mothers' Club
South Durham Moms' Meetup Group 
Triangle Mommies
 
Special Events

15th Annual Piedmont Farm Tour
American Dance Festival (Durham)
American Tobacco Campus During the Holidays (Durham)
Animal Grossology at the Museum of Natural Science 
Birthdays at Bull City Craft (Durham)
Celebrity Dairy Open Barn Days
Centerfest (Durham)
Chapel Hill Philharmonia
Christmas Festival at Meadow Lights
Durham Art Walk (Holiday Market) (Durham)
Durham Bulls Game (Durham)
Durham Strawberry Festival (Durham)
The Festival for the Eno (Durham)
Fridays on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn
Got to Be NC Festival
Lego Kids Fest
Madness with Fire: Community Campfire Nights (Durham)
MLK Celebration at Northgate Mall (Durham)
NC State Farm Days
New Hope Valley Railway
The North Carolina State Fair
NYC Phantasmagoria: Legos at the American Tobacco Campus (Durham)
Paperhand Puppet Intervention
Ramblin' Rose 
Red, White, and Bluegrass-The Fourth of July at the American Tobacco Campus (Durham)
Renaissance Festivals Large and Small
Santa at Southpoint Mall (Durham)
The Santa Train at the Museum of Life and Science (Durham)
Stroller Skating at Raleigh Winterfest
Touch A Truck
Triangle Boat Tours
Wake County Annual Booksale and Festival 

Storytimes and Shows

ABC Nature and Me
The ArtsCenter of Carrboro Rags to Riches Theater
Barnes and Noble Storytime (Durham)
Bean Traders Story Time  (Durham)
Broad Street Cafe: BSC Kids! (Durham)
Bull City Craft  (Durham)
Lapsit Storytime at the Main Library (Durham)
Movement and Music (Durham)
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Science
Paperhand Puppet Intervention
Pottery Barn Storytime (Durham)
Rhymetime (Durham)
Schoolhouse of Wonder-Preschool Explorers (Durham)
South Regional Library (Durham)
Southwest Regional Library (Durham)
Terrific Tales Storytime (Durham)
Traveling Teacher Show

Shopping

2nd Look Boutique (Durham)
Aldi
Babies R Us (Durham)
Baby Bear Boutique (Durham)
Brilliant Sky Toys and Books
Build-A-Bear (Durham)
Bull City Craft (Durham)
Bull Street Gourmet and Grocery (Durham)
Bull City Running (Durham)
Buy Buy Baby (Durham)
Car Washes (Durham)
Cares Child Aviation Restraint System
Carr Mill Mall 
Carter Outlet Store
Cary Towne Center
Chapel Hill Farmer's Market
The Children's Store
Costco (Durham)
Crabtree Valley Mall 
Durham Art Walk (Holiday Market)  (Durham)
The Durham Farmer's Market (Durham)
Durham Thrift Stores for Kids' Stuff (Durham)
Five Below (Durham)
Flyleaf Books
For Garden's Sake (Durham)
Fresh Market
Glazed Expectations
Glee Kids
IKEA Charlotte
It's Sugar (Durham)
Jared the Galleria of Jewelry (Durham)
Katie Beth's Learning Garden
Kid to Kid (Durham)
Kidcycle
Kids Everywear
The Learning Express (Durham)
Li Ming's Global Market (Durham)
Lomo Market (Durham)
Lowes Hardware (Durham)
Morgan Imports (Durham)
Northgate Mall (Durham)
Ox and Rabbit Soda and Sundries (Durham)
Packaging Depot (Durham)
Paint Your Pot
Peek-a-Do (Durham)
Petco (Durham)
Pittsboro Toys
The Playhouse Toy Store  (Durham)
Portrait Innovations  (Durham)
The Red Hen
The Regulator Bookshop (Durham)
Science Safari
The Scrap Exchange (Durham)
South Durham Farmer's Market (Durham)
Southpoint Mall-Beyond the Play Area (Durham)
Southpoint Mall Play Area (Durham)
Sport Clips (Durham)
Sutton Station (Durham)
Tanger Outlet Mall
Toys R Us (Durham)
Trader Joe's
Triangle Town Center
University Mall
Wake County Annual Booksale and Festival
Walmart (Durham)
Wine Authorities (Durham)
Witherspoon Rose Culture (Durham)
World Market (Durham)

Websites 

A Year of Slow Cooking
Alpha Baby
*Bleep* My Kids Ruined
Carpe Durham
Couch 2 5K
Durham Connects
Durham Park Locator 
Durhamsummercamps.com
Etsy
The National Children's Study 
NC Moms Rising
Pandora
Papa Spuds
Pinterest
Restaurants.com
Southern Savers
Starfall
Strong Durham Schools 
Super Cook