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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

The Discovery of King Tut Opens at Premier Exhibitions Fifth Avenue

5 Reasons We Love the Upper West Side

NYC Woman Buys Out Toy Store, Donates Everything to Homeless Children

American Museum of Natural History’s Annual Origami Tree Lighting Ceremony

5 Reasons We Love Bryant Park (Especially During the Fall & Winter)

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Things to Do Outside in NYC in November

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in November

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in November

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in November

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in November

Manhattan Family Activities

Nov 25 Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation Event - West 79th Street and Columbus Avenue
Nov 26 89th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - Central Park West and 77th Street to Macy's Herald Square on 34th Street
Nov 27 The New York City Ballet: George Balanchine's The Nutcracker Opening Night - David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center
Nov 28 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - St. Luke's Theatre
Nov 28 AMC Sensory Friendly Screenings - AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 and AMC Loews 84th Street
Nov 28 A Year In Pictures - Pratt Manhattan Gallery
Nov 28 Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Scavenger Hunt for Harry Potter Fans - Metropolitan Museum of 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 (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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