Here are some highlights from Rockland Parent's November 2009 calendar of events and activities for kids and families.
Halloween fun abounds around Westchester County this October, with activities for all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun is abound around Queens this October, with activities for families and kids of all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun is all around Suffolk County, Long Island this October, with activities families and kids of all ages.. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun abounds around Nassau County, Long Island this October, with activities for families and kids of all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun abounds around Fairfield County this October, with activities for families and kids of all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun abounds around Brooklyn this October, with activities for families and kids of all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun abounds around Manhattan this October, with activities for families and kids of all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
Halloween fun abounds around the county this year, with activities for all ages. Here are a few of our favorites!
We polled our dads here at Davler Media for their ideas of what makes a great Father’s Day. As it turns out, the perfect gift for Dad may be easier than you think.
Just in time for Mother’s Day, Julie Klappas and Lyss Stern, two NeYC moms, have written a new book to help us remember. In 'If You Give a Mom a Martini … 100 Ways to Find 10 Blissful Minutes for Yourself' (Random House $16.95), they present a collection of ways that their stressed-out counterparts take time for themselves.
Here’s a food craft that you can set up in advance & the kids can have fun with on their own. Then, when they serve up their creations, you can all share a tasty meal & a good laugh!
Make a flowery paper mâché vase with blooming flowers this Mother's Day...
Walk, cycle, carpool or train it to the Westchester County Annual Earth Day Celebration...
It wouldn’t be Easter without dyed eggs and treasure hunts. There are Easter egg hunts scheduled in Fairfield county. Check them out and enjoy the fun!
Easter is known for special dinners with family and friends. You can make the dinner table look eggs-cellent with homemade egg silverware holders and bunny napkins.
A great way to teach your children the Passover story is to make matzah with them, just like the Jewish slaves did thousands of years ago.
The New York Hall of Science is devoting a whole weekend to an unforgettable Earth Day Celebration!
Express your inner Irish! Celebrate the day by wearing green, going to a parade & eating Irish foods. Here are a few crafts and recipes...
Love is in the air, and there’s no better way to show it than by making a homemade card or a yummy treat for that special person.
During the holiday season, you may be invited to many parties. Some will be adult-only and you will have to find a sitter to watch the kids while you’re out. But many hosts welcome children and encourage the little ones to come. Regardless of where the party is at, you need to pack a few essentials. Read all of our recommendation for when you are partying, with your kids in tow.
During the holidays, many families choose not just to give to each other but also to give back to their community. There are hundreds of ways your family can make a difference. This is a great way to show your children how to give back during the holidays. Contact the Salvation Army in the New York area or consider these family-friendly suggestions for volunteering.
Philipse Manor Hall in Yonkers, New York is hosting, By Candlelight — Holiday Traditions Tour and Concert. Tour the historical grounds with your children and entire family, which will be decorated for the holidays. Learn about Dutch and British holiday traditions and find out why we hang stockings. The evening tours have a holiday choral performance. The perfect holiday outing for your family to attend.
Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol, an all-time holiday favorite is being presented at the Emelin Theatre, in Mamaroneck in Westchester. Ebenezer Scrooge changes his life after a Christmas eve encounter with the ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future. This family-friendly show is appropriate for children of all ages as well as the entire family.