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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

Lego Store Flatiron District Opens on Fifth Avenue

Nintendo World is Home to Latest Nintendo Games

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Manhattan

Highlights Launches Infant Book Series and Bilingual Magazine

Manhattan Charter School Starts Year with Two New Programs

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Manhattan

11 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Manhattan this November

12 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Manhattan this September

25 Fun Things to Do in Manhattan this August

10 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Manhattan this July

Manhattan Family Activities

Oct 25 I AM AN ARTIST - New York Public Library, George Bruce branch
Oct 25 Alastair Moock - Symphony Space
Oct 25 2014 Margaret Mead Film Festival: “Past Forward” - American Museum of Natural History
Oct 25 Halloween Murder Mystery - Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
Oct 25 Halloween Open House - Turtle Bay Music School
Oct 25 Family Programs at The Skyscraper Museum: Times Square Scavenger Hunt - The Skyscraper Museum
Oct 25 Watson Adventures’ Ghosts of Greenwich Village Family Scavenger Hunt - Washington Square Park (starting point)
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