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‘Babes in Toyland’ marches into the Tilles Center at LIU Post

Featured Event: Children 8 years and older will enjoy this musical production of the classic tale on April 29. Read more…

Seven quick ways new moms can de-stress in just 15 minutes

Healthy Living: Doing things for yourself that make you feel good is not a luxury — it’s a necessity! Read more…

Run for the animals: Annual 5K Run for the Wild at the Bronx Zoo

Featured Event: Runners of all ages can participate in this annual fund-raiser for the animals on April 29. Read more…

Flower power: Cherry blossom festival blooms at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Featured Event: Celebrate Japanese culture at the annual Sakura Matsuri fest at the garden on April 29 and 30. Read more…

To the moon and back: Take a ‘Trip to the Moon’ with Paper Bag Players at Queensborough Community College

Featured Event: Children 3 to 8 years old will delight in this whimsical performance on April 26, 27, and 28. Read more…

‘Motherhood is a B----!’: New book claims to help readers regain sanity, inner diva

Self-care: Lyss’s new book for dealing with the day-to-day chaos that is child-rearing hits the shelves! Read more…

Puppet play: Puppetry Arts hosts annual Family Festival

Featured Event: Enjoy a great day, rain or shine, with characters, giveaways, and more at the Old Stone House on April 29. Read more…

‘Babes in Toyland’ marches into Carnegie Hall

Featured Event: Children will enjoy this musical adventure of the classic Victor Herbert opertetta on April 27. Read more…

Read and sing-along with Laurie Berkner and her new book for World Read Aloud Day

Featured Event: It’s a musical story time with the legendary musician at Barnes and Noble on April 22. Read more…

This is all of us: ABC’s ‘This Is Us’ is the show we all need right now

Self-care: It’s the story of a family — which is everyone’s story — and it inspires love and kindness in its viewers. Read more…

Take a ‘Trip to the Moon’ with Paper Bag Players at Hunter College’s Kaye Playhouse

Featured Event: Children 3 to 8 years old will enjoy this performance on April 20 and 21. Read more…

Green gifts: Tips for Earth-friendly giftwrap alternatives

Green Living: How to please the birthday boy or girl and still care for the Earth? Try one of our tips. Read more…

Leading ladies: Ballet Hispanico presents three pieces from women choreographers at Joyce Theater

Featured Event: The premier Latino dance organization opens its 2017 season with an all-female choreographed blend of contemporary dance from April 18 to 23. Read more…

Bronx students give back: Kids helping Flint’s water crisis and their local community

Tweens: Young philanthropists from the Walter Damrosch School are benefiting from hand-on learning opportunities and coming to the aid of others at the same time. Read more…

A new color palette: Packaged foods now getting hues directly from nature

Good Sense Eating: You may start to notice many well-known food companies are phasing out synthetic dyes from their products and replacing them with natural colors. Read more…

Back in time: Spring Break Crafts and Games at Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden

Featured Event: Children will enjoy 19th-century craft-making and playing historic games from April 11 to 21. Read more…

The benefits of camp — from a kid’s perspective

Holidays: Take it from this life-long camper, the benefits of camp just can’t be beat. Read more…

Screen-free week: Simple swaps for switching off

Technology: This mom shares ways your family can participate with the nationwide movement, May 1-7. Read more…

ARTech: Adventures in Art and Technology with STEAM-based workshops

Featured Event: Explore art and technology in hands-on workshops in the Meatpacking District, presented by the Children’s Museum of Art and New York Hall of Science, now through April 29. Read more…

Strike up the band: Young musicians of InterSchool Orchestra’s Symphony perform

Featured Event: Students and special guests will play the works of Mahler and Verdi, along with selections from “West Side Story” at the April 5 concert at Congregation Beth Elohim. Read more…

Blast off: Take a ‘Trip to the Moon’ with Paper Bag Players at Hostos Community College

Featured Event: Children will enjoy this fun new performance on April 5 and 6. Read more…

Step right up for carnival fun at the Queens County Farm Museum

Featured Event: Welcome spring on April 1–2 and 8–9 with games and more. Read more…

Take a ‘Trip to the Moon’ at Long Island University’s Kumble Theater

Featured Event: Children 3 to 4 years old will enjoy this latest production from the Paper Bag Players on April 3 and 4. Read more…

Winning awards at the Parenting Media Association

Letter from the Publisher: New York Parenting won six awards of excellence at Parenting Media Assciation’s annual Editorial and Design Awards event. Read more…

Take a spin: Celebrate opening weekend of the Prospect Park Carousel

Featured Event: The beloved 1912 carousel opens on April 1. Read more…

Fairies, teeth, and trolls: Children play sleuths in ‘The Quest for the Seven Teeth’

Featured Event: Children go on a grand adventure in Central Park to help Franklin find the Tooth Fairy’s missing teeth on April 2. Read more…

Something to talk about: Acrobat show ‘Something’ is not to be missed

Featured Event: This spellbinding performance of circus, dance, and physical theater at the New Victory Theater, with a special autism-friendly performance on April 2. Read more…
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