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Parents Guide to Manhattan

On this page, you'll find all the practical information a Manhattan 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; Manhattan 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 Manhattan; and NYC schools, including preschools, public schools, and private schools. You'll also find local news on Manhattan students, schools, sports teams, and charitable organizations; family events and things to do with kids in NYC year-round; and practical advice for Manhattan 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 Manhattan much easier and much more fun.

Parenting Resource Directories

Birthday Parties


Health & Fitness

After School Programs

Back to School Classes

Manhattan Parenting Articles

Guggenheim's ‘A Year with Children 2017’ Opens Soon

Go Green at New York City’s Largest Earth Day Festival

Dance Classes and Programs in Manhattan, NYC

Birthday Party Entertainment and Activities in Manhattan

After-School Classes and Programs for Kids - Manhattan, NY

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in April

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in April

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in April

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in April

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in April

Manhattan Family Activities

Apr 23 Family Concert: Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower - The Jewish Museum
Apr 23 'The Little Mermaid' the Musical by Michael Sgouros and Brenda Bell - The Players Theatre
Apr 23 The New York International Auto Show - Javits Convention Center
Apr 23 Reading into History Family Book Club - The New-York Historical Society
Apr 23 Broadway Sings at the Richard Rodgers School - The Richard Rodgers School | PS166
Apr 23 CirKiz, A Cool Kid's Dance Party - Space Ibiza NY
Apr 23 Taste of Battery Park - Battery Park Esplanade near North Cove Marina
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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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