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Westchester Children's Museum: A Welcome Addition to the County

Westchester Children's Museum: A Welcome Addition to the County

Westchester Children's Museum--adjacent to Rye Playland and Rye Boardwalk--offers fun, creative activities for children in a small space.

Come Out & Play Festival Announces 2016 Dates

Come Out & Play Festival Announces 2016 Dates

Come Out & Play Festival returns to New York City this year with After Dark and Family and Field day events.

This Weekend: Learn About NYC Through Free Citizen-Led Walks

This Weekend: Learn About NYC Through Free Citizen-Led Walks

Jane's Walk NYC, the New York City branch of Jane's Walk, offers free, citizen-led walking tours in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island one weekend each year.

Edible Kitchen Science Experiments

Edible Kitchen Science Experiments

Four recipes that explain the science behind cooking. Learn what makes ice cream so creamy, how popcorn pops, what makes marshmallows gooey and fluffy, and how English muffins get the butter-soaking nooks and crannies.

10 Best Family Activities for March

10 Best Family Activities for March

This March, look forward to St. Patrick’s Day revelry, an early Easter, and educational, fun activities for Women’s History Month. Go maple sugaring or plan any number of other exciting day trips!

Metropolitan Museum of Art Shows Experimental Lighting Display

Metropolitan Museum of Art Shows Experimental Lighting Display

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is experimenting with a light display in the Ancient Egypt exhibit to show how the Temple of Dendur may have looked when it was first built.

Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day in New York City

Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day in New York City

UPDATED January 2017: Love is in the air! Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Here's where you and your little one can celebrate the day of love in New York City. See our list of Valentine's Day events in New York City.

The American Museum of Natural History Debuts a New Dinosaur, the Titanosaur

The American Museum of Natural History Debuts a New Dinosaur, the Titanosaur

The Titanosaur is now on display at the American Museum of Natural History. The dinosaur was discovered in 2014 in Argentine Patagonia and is the largest dinosaur ever found, at a whopping 122 feet long.

Westchester Rolls Out 10-Point Plan for Concussion Safety in Schools

Westchester Rolls Out 10-Point Plan for Concussion Safety in Schools

Safer Communities special task force of Westchester County releases a 10-point guide for head injury and concussion prevention for high school students and young athletes.

Kids' Music Grows Up: The Local 'Kindie' Scene

Kids' Music Grows Up: The Local 'Kindie' Scene

The local 'kindie' music scene has exploded in recent years, with more artists doing more creative work and more venues in which to experience the music.

2016 Where to Meet Santa in the NY Metro Suburbs

2016 Where to Meet Santa in the NY Metro Suburbs

UPDATED December 2016: It's time to meet the guy in the red suit to tell him your Christmas wishes! We've compiled a list of where to meet and take photos with Santa in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield counties.

2016 Where to Meet Santa on Long Island

2016 Where to Meet Santa on Long Island

UPDATED December 2016: Wondering where to take photos with Santa? We've put together the best places to meet Santa in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

The Best Places to Meet Santa in NYC 2016

The Best Places to Meet Santa in NYC 2016

UPDATED December 2016: There are so many places to meet Santa in New York City, and we've put together a list of the best spots to meet and have photos taken with the guy in the red suit in NYC.

Where to Celebrate Kwanzaa in NY Metro Area in 2016

Where to Celebrate Kwanzaa in NY Metro Area in 2016

UPDATED December 2016: This year, Kwanzaa is celebrated Dec. 26-Jan. 1, 2017. Here's where you can learn about and celebrate Kwanzaa in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Long Island, and Westchester.

Where to Celebrate Hanukkah in NYC

Where to Celebrate Hanukkah in NYC

UPDATED December 2016: A roundup of kid-friendly events that celebrate Hanukkah in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Celebrate Hanukkah in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

Celebrate Hanukkah in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

UPDATED November 2016: A roundup of fun ways to celebrate Hanukkah with your kids in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield counties.

Classic Holiday Movies for Kids and 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Classic Holiday Movies for Kids and 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Common Sense Media shares its ratings for three classic Christmas movies, and what to expect in 'Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens', in theaters Dec. 18.

Where to See 2016 Holiday Train Shows in NYC

Where to See 2016 Holiday Train Shows in NYC

UPDATED November 2016: Visit New York Botanical Garden, Grand Central Terminal, and New-York Historical Society for their holiday train shows and plenty of other family-friendly activities for the 2016 winter season.

Christmas in NYC: 7 Things to Do with Kids

Christmas in NYC: 7 Things to Do with Kids

From holiday windows in NYC to skating in Bryant Park, here's how to spend the day in NYC with children this holiday season.

Best Kept Secrets of the Tenement Museum

Best Kept Secrets of the Tenement Museum

The Tenement Museum shows NYC history and what life was like for immigrants in the U.S. Here are the best kept secrets of the museum, and what to know before you go.

See an $8.5 Million Dollhouse at Shops of Columbus Circle

See an $8.5 Million Dollhouse at Shops of Columbus Circle

Calling all dollhouse lovers: The $8.5 million Astolat Dollhouse Castle will be on view at the Shops at Columbus Circle Nov. 12-Dec. 8.

The Secret World Inside You: American Museum of Natural History's New Exhibit

The Secret World Inside You: American Museum of Natural History's New Exhibit

The American Museum of Natural History's newest science exhibit for kids, The Secret World Inside You, explores the human body as an ecosystem made up of trillions of single-cell organisms that affect your body and health.

Symphony Space Announces 2015-2016 Just Kidding Lineup

Symphony Space Announces 2015-2016 Just Kidding Lineup

Symphony Space, a performing arts center on the Upper West Side, recently announced its 2015-2016 Just Kidding family-friendly entertainment lineup.

R.L. Stine will be Guest Ringmaster for Big Apple Circus' Halloween Show

R.L. Stine will be Guest Ringmaster for Big Apple Circus' Halloween Show

R.L. Stine, who writes fiction that gives kids the creeps, will be the guest ringmaster at the Big Apple Circus’ Halloween performance.

The Big Apple Circus Presents Matinee Performances for Those with Special Needs

The Big Apple Circus Presents Matinee Performances for Those with Special Needs

The Big Apple Circus presents specially adapted matinee performances of its new show, The Grand Tour, for children with special needs.




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