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Parents Guide to Suffolk
On this page, you'll find all the practical information a Suffolk County, Long Island family needs to have fun, stay healthy, and keep informed. Our resource directories include up-to-date information on Long Island birthday party places and entertainers; Suffolk County summer camps, including day camps and specialty camps for kids; Long Island health resources like doctors, dentists, and hospitals; after-school classes and programs for children in Suffolk; and Long Island schools, including preschools, public schools, and private schools. You'll also find local news on Suffolk County students, schools, sports teams, and charitable organizations; family events and things to do with kids on Long Island and the NYC area year-round; and practical advice for Suffolk County parents and families on a wide range of topics. Whether you're a Long Island native or new to the area, this page helps make raising kids in Suffolk County, New York much easier and much more fun.

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Suffolk Parenting Articles

Local Farms to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

2016 Cover Contest Winner and Finalists Announced

Our Kids' Stress and How Therapy Can Help

Come Join the Fun at LIFamFest 2016

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Camel Naming Party

Suffolk Family Activity Highlights

Big Screen Excitement for Little People

Your Ultimate Guide to Raising Happy Kids in Suffolk County

Our Editor's Favorite Family Events in Suffolk County

Family Events in Suffolk for Kids who Love Animals

Arts and Crafts Fun for Kids in Suffolk

Suffolk Family Activities

Aug 26 Goat on a Boat: Punch & Judy in the Kitchen - Southampton Arts Center
Aug 26 Ocean Olympics - The Whaling Museum and Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor
Aug 27 Goat on a Boat at Bay Street Theater Pesents The Joshua Show - Bay Street Theater
Aug 27 Jester Jim - Heckscher State Park
Aug 27 Open House at the Art League of Long Island - Art League of Long Island
Aug 27 SASI Family Fun Day - West Hills Day Camp
Aug 28 'Curious George and The Golden Meatball' - Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts
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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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