Author: Meghan Stritar
Meghan Stritar moved to Hendricks County in 2013 and instantly fell in love with the entire community. She publishes Macaroni Kid - Hendricks and works part-time for Hendricks County Parks and Recreation. She is married with 2 young daughters and their family motto is "Adventure!"

We all know kids come with a steep price tag. Fortunately, those price tags are lower at our local Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville. I have personally shopped…

When I was in high school my parents took me and my brothers to Washington, D.C., for the 4th of July. I was excited because I heard their fireworks were like no other in the country. While on our way there, we stopped at a couple of Civil War…

Two major events are coming together this year to form one mega event in Avon -- The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow! This will be the 12th year for Rib-Fest, which begins at 4 p.m., June 25. As you can probably gather from the name…

Weekend Primer: June 9-12

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 7:52 AM by Meghan Stritar

With summer kicking off, it's not hard to find something to do in Hendricks County this weekend. The difficult part will be narrowing down all of the possibilities; so in this week's Primer , I'm doing something a little different, picking my…

Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and the sun has finally decided to shine upon us. You know what that means? WATER FUN! Thankfully we have many options in Hendricks County to cool off including a new one opening this year! Splash Island Family…

Weekend Primer: May 20-22

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 11:55 PM by Meghan Stritar

This weekend hosts one of Hendricks County's most popular events: Mayberry in the Midwest. There are also some great outdoor nature opportunities and a cycling event. So, let's get to it! Mayberry in the Midwest This event has something unique…

As a parent, I love opportunities that help me connect my children with their grandparents and great-grandparents. I also love making family memories. Well, the upcoming Mayberry in the Midwest festival accomplishes both as an event that truly is for…

Have you ever heard anyone say, Man, I just really don't like comic books . I'm guessing not, because they are awesome. There is a story line for every personality, colorful pictures and they help instantly form bonds between friends and family…