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Parents Guide to Brooklyn

On this page, you'll find all the practical information a Brooklyn family needs to have fun, stay healthy, and keep informed. Our resource directories include up-to-date information on NYC birthday party places and entertainers; Brooklyn summer camps, including day camps and specialty camps for kids; NYC health resources like doctors, dentists, and hospitals; after-school classes and programs for children in Brooklyn; and NYC schools, including preschools, public schools, and private schools. You'll also find local news on Brooklyn students, schools, sports teams, and charitable organizations; family events and things to do with kids in NYC year-round; and practical advice for Brooklyn parents and families on a wide range of topics. Whether you're an NYC native or new to the area, this page helps make raising kids in Brooklyn much easier and much more fun.

Parenting Resource Directories

Birthday Parties


Health & Fitness

After School Programs

Back to School Classes

Brooklyn Parenting Articles

Back to School Guide for Brooklyn, NY

Flower Shop Finds Permanent Home in Dyker Heights

The Detective Rafael Ramos Foundation with the Help of the NYPD Launches Backpack Project

NY Kids Club to Open DUMBO and Cobble Hill Locations

Spanish Immersion Preschool to Open in Park Slope

Brooklyn Family Activity Highlights

Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in September

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in September

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in September

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in September

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in September

Brooklyn Family Activities

Sep 28 Wednesday Night Tours - Brooklyn Bridge Park - Pier 1 Entrance
Sep 28 Fall Foraging - Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1
Sep 29 Live at the Archway Series - Archway under the Manhattan Bridge
Sep 30 Stories for Chocolate - Mast Brothers Chocolate
Sep 30 Bishop Kearney's Sports Night - Bishop Kearney High School
Sep 30 Make a Friend, Make a Portrait - Brooklyn Children's Museum
Sep 30 Moscow Ballet - Brooklyn Children's Museum
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About Us

NYMetroParents is the parenting division of Davler Media Group and encompasses 9 regional print magazines within the greater NY metro region as well as the website ( Following the success of the first NYC parenting resource book, "Big Apple Baby," BIG APPLE PARENT was launched in 1985; it is now the largest publisher of regional parenting content in the United States.


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