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Good Sense Eating: A growing number of foods have been shown to have a “one-plus-one-equals-three” nutritional effect when eaten together. Read more…

Five hobbies you and your child can do together

Healthy Living: Taking up a hobby with your child is a win-win situation that lessons stress and can create a bond that can be enjoyed throughout your lives. Read more…
Featured Event: The city-run program offers lessons for all ages and skill levels from now until Aug. 28. Read more…

Ten tips to flush out potty mouth

New & Noteworthy: When cursing or other inappropriate language comes from your child’s mouth, consider these tips to put an end to it. Read more…

Latin America meets East Asia in Global Mashup at Flushing Town Hall

Featured Event: Musicians bring the music and culture of the two regions together on Aug. 12. Read more…
Featured Event: Children of all ages and skill levels can learn the ins and outs of the game at several parks from now through Aug. 28. Read more…
Featured Event: Enjoy a day of searching for wild edlerberries and other edibles found in the park on Aug. 12. Read more…

Cross-Stitch Circle at Dimenna Children’s History Museum

Featured Event: Children age 6 and up can learn the basics of embroidery in this drop-in program running now through Aug. 30. Read more…
Featured Event: Families enjoy great dancers and a wonderful view of New York Harbor during the festival running from Aug. 12 to Aug. 17. Read more…
Featured Event: Children can learn all about bees on Aug. 11 and 12. Read more…
Featured Event: Children learn safe street behavior in this interactive exhibit now through Aug. 31. Read more…

‘Monster’ yuks: Laurie Berkner’s latest book is funny & raucous

New & Noteworthy: A new hardcover from kindie music star Laurie Berkner, “Monster Boogie,” features illustrations of her lively lyrics by Ben Clanton of the Narwhal and Jelly series fame. Read more…
Featured Event: There’s classes for kids of all ages and skill levels from now until Aug. 28. Read more…

Minute to win it: Make a healthy breakfast lightning fast

New & Noteworthy: The new Breakfast Sandwich Maker from Pampered Chef is easy and safe enough for everyone from the tweens to the adult kitchen klutzes to use and clean. Read more…
Featured Event: City Parks Foundation’s Summer Sports program offers classes for all skill levels now until Aug. 28. Read more…
Featured Event: Children can learn about plants and composting with this drop-in program running through August. Read more…

Hear, hear: Child-safe earbuds sound good to kids, parents

New & Noteworthy: Health-conscious ear buds are volume limited and reduce outside noises to protect a child’s hearing while they enjoy their screentime. Read more…
Featured Event: Enjoy the grounds of the historic New Jersey lighthouse with fun activities, shows, and more. Read more…
New & Noteworthy: Young students can’t help but be enchanted by luminous, fairy-inspired Bixbee backpacks. Read more…
Featured Event: Don’t miss this fast-paced, family-friendly improvisational comedy, now through Aug. 18. Read more…

Halway through summer

Letter from the Publisher: The summer has flown by, but there’s still time to enjoy the weather before school starts. Read more…
Featured Event: Delight in this classic ballet brought to life by the Bolshoi Ballet on Aug. 5. Read more…
Featured Event: All skills and levels are invited to pick up the ropes and jump on Wednesdays through Aug. 15. Read more…
Featured Event: Come and enjoy the laughs on Aug. 2 and Aug. 17, as the comics graduate and hit the big time. Read more…
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