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Featured Event: The Laurie Berkner band is leading the Halloween master bash at the New York Society for Ethical Culture on Oct. 20. Read more…
Featured Event: Kids explore the artistic process and discovery Afro-Caribbean and African contemporary artists now through Nov. 17. Read more…
Featured Event: Kids can explore their artistic nature at the museum’s studio on Oct. 14. Read more…

Adventure Course at Alley Pond Park

Featured Event: Experience thrills in great outdoors on Sundays through Oct. 28. Read more…
Featured Event: Families enjoy music preovided by the Jazz Standard Youth Orchestra and finger-licking ribs every Sunday. Read more…
Featured Event: Childen 3 years and older will enjoy the telling of two of Hans Chrstian Andersen’s classic stories through Dec. 16. Read more…
Featured Event: The annual event, now through Oct. 28, offers families a great way to embrace the season and the animals at the zoo. Read more…
Featured Event: Furry friends and kids will have a blast at this fun space open now through Nov. 12. Read more…
Featured Event: The mouseling returns with her friends from Oct. 6 through Nov. 25. Read more…

Treats sans tricks: Cute Halloween lollies are OK for all

New & Noteworthy: The all-natural line of lollipops from Strawberry Hill Grand Delights features a quartet of shapes in four flavors made free of allergens. Read more…

‘Animaniacs in Concert’ starring Rob Paulsen at Joe’s Pub

Featured Event: The legendary voice actor returns for a special children’s matinee on Oct. 7. Read more…
Featured Event: Enjoy the seasonal activities at the fifth annual Halloween Harvest festival now through Oct. 28. Read more…

Delicious disguise: Chef and lobster costume gets laughs

New & Noteworthy: Everyone knows babies are delicious and this Halloween costume capitalizes on that law of the universe! Read more…

This read’s a treat: New book helps kids enjoy Halloween even more

New & Noteworthy: The latest collaboration from author Jean Reagan and illustrator Lee Wildish, “How to Scare a Ghost,” is a sweet, funny introduction to Halloween traditions, such as trick-or-treating, warm cider, and pumpkin carving. Read more…
Featured Event: Get your spooky on with the band at Just Kidding costume dance party on Oct. 6. Read more…
Featured Event: Enjoy chorale music and stories in the opera “a biography of 7 o’clock” on the High Line from Oct. 3 through Oct. 7. Read more…
Featured Event: Stroll through the grounds in this family-friendly festival on Oct. 6. Read more…

Demands on today’s preteens and teens different from our experiences

Letter from the Publisher: New pressures, new realities, and, of course, being kids in a major and busy metropolis all add their effects to what used to be innocent times in one’s growth. Read more…
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