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Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in April

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in April

Showing your children how to give back to the community helps them grow into thoughtful adults. So clean out those closets for clothing drives or walk to raise awareness with these volunteer opportunities for families in NYC in April.

Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in Brooklyn

Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in Brooklyn

April may bring showers, but it also brings holidays! Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in and near Brooklyn this month with fun things to do with the whole family, including an egg hunt on Staten Island and mud art in Crown Heights.

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Once upon a time...attend a story time event for kids and families in Brooklyn in June for page-turning tales. Hear authors read their own works in Fort Greene, celebrate the anniversary of Dr. Seuss's 'Oh, the Places You'll Go!' in Downtown Brooklyn, and more!

Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in August

Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in August

Learn while having fun at these events in and near Rockland in August. Learn safety tips for your baby in Paramus, have a girls' night out at a cooking class in Nanuet, head to a planetarium show or public space mission in Airmont, and more!

Zoos, Nature Centers, and Botanical Gardens in New York City, Long Island, and CT

Zoos, Nature Centers, and Botanical Gardens in New York City, Long Island, and CT

UPDATED APRIL 2015: Celebrate the great outdoors with a family day trip to one of these seasonally splendid spots in the New York metro area, including New York City; Long Island; Westchester and Rockland Counties, NY; and Fairfield County, CT.

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Get moving! There are many ways to be active this June. Take the kids to fun activities in and near Rockland such as zumba in Suffern, yoga in Upper Nyack, and hiking in Tenafly, NJ!

Celebrate Earth Day in Rockland

Celebrate Earth Day in Rockland

Earth Day is April 22, but it can be celebrated all month long! There are lots of things to do in and near Rockland County to promote a greener world and have fun, such as meeting farm animals in Cornwall and picking up litter in Tenafly, NJ.

Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland

Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland

April may bring showers, but it also brings holidays! Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland County this month with fun things to do with the whole family, including an egg hunt in Pomona and a porch party in Nyack.

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in Nassau in May

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in Nassau in May

A round-up of family-friendly performing arts events in Nassau in May, including a dog show in Oyster Bay, the Big Apple Circus in Fresh Meadows, and summer theater in the park in Oyster Bay.

Educational and Fun Activities for Kids in Nassau in May

Educational and Fun Activities for Kids in Nassau in May

Who says learning has to be boring? Here are 10 educational activities in Nassau, Long Island, during which kids are sure to have fun while learning, a World War II re-enactment in Old Bethpage, and a musical workshop in Greenvale.

Concerts and Music Classes for Kids in Nassau in May

Concerts and Music Classes for Kids in Nassau in May

Exposing your kids to music and culture just got a lot easier. Here's our round-up of family- and kid-friendly concerts and music classes in Nassau County, including the Astoria Big Band in Little Neck, a young musicians concert in Old Westbury, and The Who's concert in Uniondale.

Things to Do That Keep Kids Active in Nassau in May

Things to Do That Keep Kids Active in Nassau in May

A round-up of the best sports and fitness classes to keep kids and families active in Nassau County, Long Island, in May, including soccer clinics in East Meadow, Tai Chi in Old Westbury, and music and movement in Garden City.

Free Things for Families to Do in Nassau in May

Free Things for Families to Do in Nassau in May

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities in Nassau County, Long Island, including a Memorial Day art show in Long Beach and a concert in the park in Oyster Bay, in May don't fall short.

The Best Things to Do with Kids in Nassau in May

The Best Things to Do with Kids in Nassau in May

We've hand-picked the best family-friendly things to do in Nassau County in May, including family fun in Garden City, Uniondale, Port Washington, and Wantagh.

The best free family activities in Fairfield County this August

The best free family activities in Fairfield County this August

We present the best of what's free for kids in Fairfield County this August.

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in June

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in June

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in New York City in June, including sensory-friendly screening of Inside Out and open play times in Chelsea and Brooklyn.

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County this August

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County this August

Here are fun family activities going on in August that also teach kids new things.

Top Events for Families in Queens in July

Top Events for Families in Queens in July

Find the best things to do with kids in Queens this July from this hand-picked list of events and activities selected by our calendar editor. From cheering on the Mets to attending the Festival de las Flores, these are the can't miss events in Queens in July.

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in June

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in June

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Brooklyn in June! Enjoy a new take on old stories in Bed-Stuy, a fusion of visual and performing arts in Glendale, and more!

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Dancing in Brooklyn in June

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Dancing in Brooklyn in June

If your family likes to watch dancing or bust a move, check out these dance performances and programs in and near Brooklyn in June. See a hip hop production and a classic ballet in Fort Greene, and more!

Classes and Support Groups for NYC Parents in April

Classes and Support Groups for NYC Parents in April

We've rounded up the best parent support groups, workshops, and information sessions for moms and dads in Manhattan in April, including locations in the West Village, Chelsea, and on the Upper East and West sides.

Arts and Crafts to Do with Kids in Brooklyn in June

Arts and Crafts to Do with Kids in Brooklyn in June

Get crafty! Take your kids these creative events and activities in and near Brooklyn this June. Learn about famous artists in Park Slope, make a new craft project each week in Williamsburg, and more!

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in June

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in June

Grab the popcorn and catch a family movie in and near Brooklyn this June. Attend the Best of Kids Film Festival in Fort Greene, see free movies at the library in Prospect Heights, and more!

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in June

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in June

Kids will learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids happening in and near Brooklyn in June. Attend an architecture workshop in Red Hook, learn to play chess in Brooklyn Heights, and more!

Fun with Kids at Tenafly Nature Center

Fun with Kids at Tenafly Nature Center

The Tenafly Nature Center is a 400-acre preservation area full of New Jersey greenery and wildlife, plus 7 miles of trails and a 3-acre pond. Stop by for a weekend nature program or a seasonal event like maple sugaring or apple cidering.




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