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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

Central Park's Upcoming Family Events

Upcoming Shows at the Joyce Theater

Private Schools in Manhattan

Birthday Party Entertainment and Activities in Manhattan

Birthday Party Places in Manhattan

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in February

Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in February

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in February

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in February

Things to Do Outside in NYC in February

Manhattan Family Activities

Feb 22 Paint N' Yoga - Houston Street Center
Feb 23 School Break Program - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Feb 23 Art into Music into Performance - Baruch Performing Arts Center
Feb 23 Watson Adventures’ Grand Central Scramble Family Scavenger Hunt - Grand Central Station
Feb 24 Kids Week - Dana Discovery Center, Central Park; Payson Center, Inwood Hill Park
Feb 24 Mid-Winter Break Special: RoboTakeover - New York Public Library-Muhlenberg branch
Feb 24 Fun Fridays - Sugar Hill Children s Museum of Art & Storytelling
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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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