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Featured Event: Children learn about life on a farm and visit with St. Nicholas too! Read more…

Dance on a Shoestring

Featured Event: Attendees enjoy an intimate evening of dance by members of the company and children members. Read more…
Good Sense Eating: After years of recommending otherwise, researchers now recommend fighting peanut allergies in infants by exposing them to peanuts — at a surprisingly early age. Read more…

Work diligently to correct your child’s reading problems

Therapies: With patience and hard work, parents can help their children overcome their reading difficulties. Read more…

Reach out a helping hand to the hurricane stricken

Safety: There are a variety of ways you and your familiy can donate relief to those still suffering in the wake of devastating storms. Read more…

‘Oliver’ is a new twist on Dckens classic

Featured Event: Riverdale Children’s Theatre’s “Oliver,” based on the classic”Oliver Twist,” is chock full of songs to sing along to. Read more…

Online parent training gets A+ for convenience, results

Learning Disabilities: Everyone benefits when parents get training in how to manage the behaviors of their special needs children, and employers can help. Read more…

Very Hungry Caterpillar crawls into its stage debut

Featured Event: The caterpillar, with the help of 75 puppets, makes Eric Carle’s stories come to life on stage at the RD2 Theater in Union Square Read more…
Featured Event: Children of all ages enjoy a readinbg of “Skippy’s Family” about a very special family pet. Read more…
Family Issues: Taking a different approach to travel on the holidays can ease stress and make them more enjoyable for families. Read more…

Snap and wear: Create accessories with magnetic toy kit

New & Noteworthy: The new wearable kit from Wowwee’s Magnaflex enables kids to learn through play as they follow the instruction booklet to make necklaces, bowties, and more with these unique, flexible, magnetic pieces. Read more…
Featured Event: Stroll ginger-ly along an avenue of tasty gingerbread houses decorated with icing and candy at the New York Hall of Science. Read more…
Featured Event: Jojo and the Pinecones perform “jazzed-up” songs from their kid-centric album “Night and Day” Read more…

Choose your words carefully

Schooling: The words parents use to raise, discipline, and educate their children can have a significant effect on their behavior and development. Read more…
Featured Event: Children discover the magic in books at the Books are Magic book shop with fun events throughout November Read more…
Featured Event: Learn all about the involvememnt of African Americans in various military conflicts on Nov. 10, 11, and 12. Read more…

Positively parenting: Kudo Banz are a wearable reward system

New & Noteworthy: Give kids attention for their good behavior with Kudo Banz, a wristband which earns a badge when each goal is met. Read more…
Featured Event: Meet some of the history greats when they were kids in this show performing from Nov. 3 to Nov. 19 at TADA! Youth Theater. Read more…
Featured Event: The Lionheart Youth Theater’s “Petra and the Wolf,” kicks off a new season at On Stage at Kingsborough Read more…
Featured Event: The self-proclaimed “gentlemen of hip hop perform” for students in grades 2 to 6 at Long Island University’s Kumble Theater. Read more…

The story of ‘Hansel and Gretel’ comes alive on stage in Midtown

Featured Event: Children of all ages will enjoy this Galli Theater production of the time-honored favorite tale. Read more…
Featured Event: Children explore movement and find interesting ways to spin, stomp and dance. Read more…

Share your holiday recipes

Letter from the Publisher: During the holidays, the kitchen is the epicenter for food and family, and a great time to enjoy your cooking specialties. Read more…
Pets: Before selecting your new four-legged family member, do your homework to determine which breed and age is the right one for your family’s needs. Read more…
Featured Event: Families may want to call it “Bling Manor Museum” during a Hands on History workshop at the historic site. Read more…
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