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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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Where to Celebrate Memorial Day in NYC

Where to Celebrate Mother's Day in Manhattan

Your Complete Guide to Raising Kids in Manhattan

Family-Friendly Earth Day Celebrations in NYC

Manhattan Family Activities

Jul 29 SummerStage: PHILADANCO! / TU Dance - Central Park SummerStage
Jul 29 Pirate Yoga - Karma Kids Yoga
Jul 29 Summer on the Hudson Picture Show - Pier I, Riverside Park South
Jul 29 Lego Wednesday - New York Public Library, St. Agnes branch
Jul 29 Heroes in the Greek Mythology - New York Public Library Countee Cullen branch
Jul 29 Toddler Story Time - New York Public Library - Battery Park City Branch
Jul 29 Bitty Book Buddies - New York Public Library, Epiphany 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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