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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

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Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

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Your Complete Guide to Raising Kids in Manhattan

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Manhattan Family Activities

Jul 6 HBO Summer Film Festival: The Poseidon Adventure (PG) - Bryant Park
Jul 6 New York City Kids! present Music for Aardvarks - Muhlenberg Library
Jul 7 SummerStage: Steez Day featuring Joey BadA$$ and Pro Era with Flatbush ZOMBiES, The Underachievers, Phony PPL, Smoke DZA, Dyme a Duzin, 22 Love, SMTH - Central Park SummerStage
Jul 7 Stroller Tour - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Jul 7 Children’s Programming Open House - New York Society for Ethical Culture
Jul 8 SummerStage: Compass / Systema Solar / Helado Negro - Central Park SummerStage
Jul 8 Lego Wednesday - New York Public Library, St. Agnes branch
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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 (nymetroparents.com). 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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