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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

Enjoy Free Fall Family Days at Carnegie Hall

Finding True Joy in Ballet

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in August

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in August

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in August

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Things to Do Outside in NYC in August

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in August

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in August

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in August

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in August

Manhattan Family Activities

Aug 28 A Literary Book Reading & Signing Party with Gina Humber - Grandma's Place
Aug 28 Reading into History Family Book Club Meeting: 'Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider' by Jean Fritz - New-York Historical Society
Aug 28 Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum: Anatomy Collage - Rubin Museum of Art
Aug 28 'Pinkalicious The Musical' - Theater at Blessed Sacrament
Aug 28 Summer of Hamilton - The New-York Historical Society
Aug 28 FringeJR and FringeHigh - Various theaters
Aug 28 Open Studio - Whitney Museum of American Art
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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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