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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

Social Learning Center Offers Alternative to Day Care

Jen Rudin Casting Offers Kids Improv and Audition Workshops

The Art Studio NY Offers Birthday Parties

Manhattan Fourth-Grader Wins $10,000 to Make Over Her School's Cafeteria

French-English School Relocates Preschool, Expands Middle School

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

Nov 26 T(w)een Headquarters - New York Public Library, Yorkville branch
Nov 26 Greenwich Village Interfaith Thanksgiving - Judson Memorial Church
Nov 27 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade -
Nov 28 360 Allstars - The New Victory Theater
Nov 28 New York City Children's Theater Presents 'The Amazing Adventures of Harvey and the Princess' - Theater 3
Nov 28 Opening Night: The New York City Ballet performs G. Balanchine's The Nutcracker - David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center
Nov 28 Holiday Lights & Movie Sites - The Shops at Columbus Circle
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