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Parents Guide to Queens

On this page, you'll find all the practical information a Queens 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; Queens 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 Queens; and NYC schools, including preschools, public schools, and private schools. You'll also find local news on Queens students, schools, sports teams, and charitable organizations; family events and things to do with kids in NYC year-round; and practical advice for Queens 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 Queens much easier and much more fun.

Parenting Resource Directories

Birthday Parties


Health & Fitness

After School Programs

Back to School Classes

Queens Parenting Articles

Free Summer Sports Programs for NYC Kids Offered by City Parks Foundation

2015 Cover Contest Finalists Announced

MoMA to Host Children's Summer Film Festival

Music School Offers Choir for Kids and Mini Camp

First Shot Launches Evening Summer Basketball Program

Queens Family Activity Highlights

Celebrate Mother's Day in Queens This May

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this June

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in June

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this June

Celebrate Earth Day in Queens

Queens Family Activities

Jul 4 Saturday Sculpture Workshops:Freedom to Eat Local with GrowNYC Greenmarket - Socrates Sculpture Park
Jul 4 Skats the Clown - Forest Park Carousel
Jul 4 Holiday Fun - Forest Park Carousel
Jul 4 Happy Birthday America! - Fantasy Forest Amusement Park at the Flushing Meadows Carousel
Jul 4 Hot Jazz / Cool Garden:Red Beans and Ricely Yours - Louis Armstrong House Museum
Jul 4 Get Pop-Cultured : Magic Tree House Dinosaurs Before Dark - Barnes and Noble
Jul 5 Public Skating - World Ice Area-Flushing Meadows Corona Park
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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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