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Lego STEM Learning and Birthday Parties in Syosset

Lego STEM Learning and Birthday Parties in Syosset

Hands-on STEM academic enrichment program Bricks 4 Kidz recently opened its Syosset location. The Lego-based program offers after-school STEM education classes, Lego day camps, field trips, and Lego-themed birthday parties.

STEM Birthday Parties that Come to You

STEM Birthday Parties that Come to You

Engineering for Kids, a traveling STEM education program that visits schools and summer camps, now offers its programs in Nassau County, as well as Manhattan, Queens, and Westchester County. The hands-on STEM academic enrichment program also offers robotics, rocket building, and Levitron birthday parties.

Manhattan Laser Tag Can Bring the Party to You

Manhattan Laser Tag Can Bring the Party to You

PARTYpoopers, Tribeca-based party planners, now offers Manhattan Laser Tag Parties. The laser tag birthday parties can either be hosted at the PARTYpoopers location or at a location of your choice—they bring the party to you for birthday, graduation, or bar/bat mitzvah parties. The laser tag is designed for children ages 8 and older and is completely safe, using only light.

Rockin' Parties Brings the Fun to You

Rockin' Parties Brings the Fun to You

Rockin' Gamin' Parties and Rockin' Glamour Parties, a mobile party entertainment business based in Montvale, NJ, offers video game and glamour and makeup parties for children in Bergen, Rockland, and Westchester counties. Parties are held in 30-foot, climate-controlled trailers that come to you and keep the party out of your house.

Suffolk County, Long Island Kids' Birthday Party Guide

Suffolk County, Long Island Kids' Birthday Party Guide

Ar guide to fun kids' party places in Suffolk County, Long Island, including places that host children's birthday parties in and near Babylon, Brookhaven, East Hampton, Huntington, Islip, Riverhead, Smithtown, Southampton, and beyond. You'll also find children's party entertainers like magicians, clowns, and face painters.

On-the-Go Spa Parties Business Opens Storefront

On-the-Go Spa Parties Business Opens Storefront

Ritzy Glitzy Girlz Club, known for their traveling spa birthday parties for girls throughout NYC and Long Island, will open a storefront in New Hyde Park. While it will still offer spa parties in your home for girls ages 4-14, the store will offer services for girls of all ages.

Party Time: Memories, Planning Tips, and Ideas to Inspire and Assist

Party Time: Memories, Planning Tips, and Ideas to Inspire and Assist

Your child is another year older, but does the thought of planning a celebration with their friends make you stressed? We've compiled sweet memories, planning tips, and fun new ideas to inspire and assist you.

Cooking Up a Fun Birthday Party with LilChefs.com

Cooking Up a Fun Birthday Party with LilChefs.com

Chef Paula Gottlieb, who grew up in Brooklyn, uses her themed cooking birthday parties to teach kids how to make good food choices by letting them touch, taste, and smell ingredients before transforming them into various dishes.

Invite Reptiles to Your Child's Next Birthday Bash

Invite Reptiles to Your Child's Next Birthday Bash

My Reptile Guys, an Atlanta-based birthday party entertainment business, now offers their three party packages in the New York metro area. Each party includes reptiles visiting your home, the birthday or girl is involved in the show, and a petting zoo experience after the show.

Kids Go Crazy for the Crafty Duo's Lanyard Parties

Kids Go Crazy for the Crafty Duo's Lanyard Parties

Heidi Cohen and Colleen Demas decided to open The Lanyard Ladies after their summer camp station was a huge success with the campers. Now the duo travel all over Queens and Suffolk and Nassau counties to bring bracelet making to birthday parties.

New Horse Riding Summer Camp Offered in Westchester County

New Horse Riding Summer Camp Offered in Westchester County

Runabout Farms, located in Bedford, now offers a summer camp where children learn to care for and ride horses, as well as riding safety. The farm will also introduce an after-school program in the fall.

A Fun Twist

A Fun Twist

Balloon art livens up any kids party. The Brooklyn Balloon Company is ahead of the trend on balloon twisting in New York City. Read below to see how founder, Robert Moy, makes masterpieces for kids' birthday parties.

Birthday Bazaar: A Rainbow of Fun

Birthday Bazaar: A Rainbow of Fun

A birthday's coming, and you have no idea where you’re going to find time for planning. You just know you want your child’s party to be fun, memorable, and let’s admit it, not break the bank.

Balloon Twisting Takes on a New Shape

Balloon Twisting Takes on a New Shape

Robert Moy started Brooklyn Balloon Company in October 2011. He offers party packages with themes ranging from Fairy to Superhero to Bugs, and travels to Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.

Flavorful Birthday Party Favors & Fun Themes

Flavorful Birthday Party Favors & Fun Themes

Check out these creative, "flavorful" birthday party favors and ideas—for kids of all ages—from Wonka chocolate bars and cake pans to yummy-looking (and eco-friendly!) gift bags.

The Rise of Ga-Ga

The Rise of Ga-Ga

Ga-ga, a summer camp game similar to dodgeball, has become a popular activity at kids' birthday parties and family gatherings.

Retro Sports for Kids

Retro Sports for Kids

From dodgeball to obstacle courses, classic sports from our own childhoods are making a comeback. Find out why these old-fashioned games are great for family gatherings and kids' parties.

A Parents' Guide to Birthday Parties

A Parents' Guide to Birthday Parties

A handy guide to birthday party planning featuring everything from dealing with rowdy party guests to serving allergy-friendly birthday treats.

How to Throw a Great Party for Any Age

How to Throw a Great Party for Any Age

Read these tips we've compiled from the party planning experts on how to throw the perfect party for any age - from your child's first birthday celebration to a teenager's birthday bash.

How To Throw an 'Up' Birthday Party for Kids

How To Throw an 'Up' Birthday Party for Kids

If one of your children has a birthday coming up, build a party theme around Disney Pixar’s new movie, 'Up!'

How to Avoid a Bad Birthday Party

How to Avoid a Bad Birthday Party

Whether it’s an over-stimulated toddler, a jealous party guest or a horrified mom (just look at my couch!), there are many ways to ruin a party. But there are so many ways to throw a great party that you can minimize the horrors. Here are some suggestions to avoid common pitfalls...

How To Keep Kids Busy at Parties

How To Keep Kids Busy at Parties

Having a party for kids is fun, but one of the biggest challenges is keeping them busy. You can keep your young partygoers happy with a variety of activities, crafts and games. These ideas can also be used to keep kids busy at family gatherings or holiday parties with both kids and adults.




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