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Your Family Magazine including Navigating Schools 2017/18

In our annual schools guide, you’ll find:

6 Seasonal Family Fun

Mark your family’s calendar with these annual events

10 Beyond the Baby Shower

Gifts for new parents

12 Balancing Act

Local parents share how they manage work and family

16 Where to Eat

Our staff shares favorite kid-friendly restaurants

20 Hobby Town

No matter your kiddos’ interests, our community has you covered

30 All in the Family

Volunteer with the whole family at the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill

32 The Big Picture

Photographer Tamara Lackey is on a mission to help kids across the globe

36 Read With Me

Check out these unique story hours in our area

42 Local Lit

Children’s and young adult books from our community’s authors and illustrators

46 Mr. A

Jordan High School’s Stuart Albright inspires students through publishing

51 Give Back

Support these wonderful book-focused nonprofits

52 ‘Pipeline for Success’

Durham Nativity School administrator and former students share their experiences

56 Power Parents

These moms and dads go above and beyond for kids

62 Tackling Tuition

A guide to making private school affordable

66 Facts and Figures

About Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, Durham Public Schools, Orange County Schools and Chatham County Schools, plus an education glossary and kindergarten guide

70 Directory

of Private, Regional, Boarding, Charter and Magnet Schools