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Good Sense Eating: A recent study found that meals where family members are engaging and enjoying themselves are more conducive to preschool kids approaching and consuming more nourishing foods. Read more…

A joint effort: Decoding knee pain

Healthy Living: Advice to prevent knee pain while keeping active. Read more…

Anza in concert at Crispus Attucks Playground

Featured Event: Fulton Area Business hosts the musician, featuring guitar, flute, animal puppets, and bubbles, on June 22. Read more…

‘The Lion and the Mouse’ at Bryant Park

Featured Event: WonderSpark Puppets presents this fun and interactive puppet show on June 23. Read more…
Featured Event: Visitors are treated to a scavenger hunt, house tour, and can learn about Brooklyn’s first family, the Wyckoffs. Read more…
Featured Event: Childen can make special gifts for dad out of an unusual material at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan on June 16 and 17. Read more…
Featured Event: This fun version on June 16 and 17 is outdoors and is suitable for all ages. Read more…
Featured Event: Children listen to staff read stories in this summer reading program from June 13 through Aug. 8, hosted by the Brooklyn Public Library. Read more…
Featured Event: Dads are celebrated with an old-fashioned ball game and refreshments at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum on June 16. Read more…

Art in Socrates Sculpture Park

Featured Event: Families explore art and learn about different disciplines at the Socrates Weekend Workshop drop in event on June 9, 16, 23, and 30. Read more…

Philadanco dance troupe at Joyce Theater

Featured Event: The eclectic troupe returns for its spring season from June 12 to 17 to delight and entertain all ages. Read more…

Father-son duo releases debut album

New & Noteworthy: Lou Gallo of The Very Hungry Band and Frank Gallo of Rolie Polie Guacamole share DNA — and the ability to make exceptionally enjoyable children’s music. Read more…

Kids’ art on display at Guggenheim Museum

Featured Event: The annual presentation A Year with Children showcases the works of the 2017-18 students of the Learning Through Art program through June 13. Read more…

Memento for a mentor: Illustrated poem recalls impact of exceptional educator

New & Noteworthy: Sarah Kay’s latest single-poem volume fondly recalls memories of elementary school, and the fascinating principal that made a lasting impression on her. Read more…

Pure gold: ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’ at Playground 35

Featured Event: A fun, interactive puppet show for the whole family in Long Island City on June 7. Read more…

Just right: ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’ at Ten Eyck Playground

Featured Event: The classic fairy tale comes to life on June 5. Read more…

Catch of the day: A lobster-lavished sundress for summer

New & Noteworthy: Hot days by the seashore call for a cotton frock from Cute Well-Dressed Kids which makes a sweet entrance and a dramatically adorable exit. Read more…
Featured Event: It’s the New York premier of a one-woman show highlighting the lives and careers of two African-American women on June 6. Read more…

‘Incredible’ teamwork: Everyone’s a winner — or a loser — with new pastime

New & Noteworthy: In this family board game, parents and kids become the heroes of Metroville by working together to defeat the bad guys and save their fellow citizens! Read more…
Featured Event: Childen 6 to 9 years old will learn valuable life skills and have fun in this immersive event on June 3. Read more…
Featured Event: Families enjoy a summer evening in the park and help build progams from the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy on June 7. Read more…

High-flying fun: PS 132’s annual Kite Festival takes to the sky

Featured Event: Come to the 14th annual Kite Festival for family fun and help out a great school. Read more…

Queens Museum of Art Drop-In Sundays

Featured Event: Drop right in for fun and art from June 3 to 24. Read more…
Featured Event: Join the hoe-down on June 2 to enjoy American fiddle music and do-si-do with a partner. Read more…

Preschools for all

Letter from the Publisher: We now know the importance of good educational early childcare, and the city’s Pre-K For All program is a step in the right direction. Read more…
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