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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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Hear Accordion Music From Around the World at Bryant Park

Film School Launches Summer Camp for Kids

Learn About The Science of Pizza with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Madame Tussauds: The Best Place for Selfies in NYC

Manhattan Family Activity Highlights

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in June

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in June

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in June

Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in June

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in June

Manhattan Family Activities

Jun 30 Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live - Riverside Park South
Jun 30 Learn to Code with Flatverse - Microsoft Store
Jun 30 Hour of Code with Minecraft - Microsoft Store
Jul 2 American Ballet Theatre Spring 2016 Family Series - Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center
Jul 2 New York Classical Theatre: 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream' - Rockefeller Park
Jul 2 'Sleeping Beauty' by American Ballet Theatre - The Metropolitan Opera House
Jul 2 MOCACREATE: Make the Stage, Take the Stage! - Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)
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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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