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Brooklyn Public Library Celebrates Sesame Street's 40th Anniversary with a Limited-Edition Elmo Card and Family Programs

Brooklyn Public Library Celebrates Sesame Street's 40th Anniversary with a Limited-Edition Elmo Card and Family Programs

The Brooklyn Public Library is celebrating Sesame Street's 40th anniversary by offering a limited-edition Elmo library card at any of its locations when you sign up for a new card. Also, check out BPL Central Library's free exhibition of Sesame Street memorabilia and family programs, running November through February.

Westchester Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - November 2009

Westchester Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - November 2009

Check out these kid-friendly events and activities happening this month in Westchester County.

Rockland Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - November 2009

Rockland Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - November 2009

Here are some highlights from Rockland Parent's November 2009 calendar of events and activities for kids and families.

Marissa Jaret Winokur: Broadway Star, First-Time Mom

Marissa Jaret Winokur: Broadway Star, First-Time Mom

Read about celebrity parent Marissa Jaret Winokur - Broadway actress, singer, dancer, and first-time mom of 15-month-old son Zev.

Bye Bye Birdie on Broadway: John Stamos and Company Rock the House

Bye Bye Birdie on Broadway: John Stamos and Company Rock the House

Birdie's back on Broadway, starring John Stamos and a talented cast of all ages.

Celebrity Parents Jorge & Laura Posada

Celebrity Parents Jorge & Laura Posada

Read about this inspirational couple with a new book on family fitness.

Pinkalicious, The Musical

Pinkalicious, The Musical

The show about a little girl with a colorful obsession!

Brenda Blackmon: My9 WWOR-TV's Anchorwoman, Mom With a Mission

Brenda Blackmon: My9 WWOR-TV's Anchorwoman, Mom With a Mission

Broadcast Journalist Brenda Blackmon has had her share of accolades and honors, from Emmys, to Associated Press awards, to two honorary doctorate degrees – and in March of 2006, she was chosen one of The Network Journal’s “25 Most Influential Black Women in Business.”

18th Annual Seafood, Crafts & Music Festival at the Long Island Maritime Museum

18th Annual Seafood, Crafts & Music Festival at the Long Island Maritime Museum

Stop by the Long Island Maritime Museum’s largest fundraiser of the year, the 18th Annual Seafood, Crafts & Music Festival.

A Family Vacation to Orlando, FL

A Family Vacation to Orlando, FL

Orlando adds new stuff — amazing stuff — stuff that begs repeat familt visits to indulge in the latest in killer coasters, theme restaurants, and jaw-dropping concept rides.

Ricki Lake Actress, Filmmaker, Author… Mom!

Ricki Lake Actress, Filmmaker, Author… Mom!

Ricki Lake’s proactive stance on natural childbirth is balanced lovingly by her views on family and her relationship with her two sons. With the birthing portion of motherhood over, here’s how she approaches the follow-up challenges – and rewards – of simply being Mom.

Afterschool Classes & Programs: What Kids and Parents Want Now

Afterschool Classes & Programs: What Kids and Parents Want Now

With the afterschool landscape ever changing, we’ve identified the newest trends and the hottest programs to help guide you in making the right decision for your child.

TADA!...25 Years of Theater

TADA!...25 Years of Theater

“I actually think we’re one of the oldest youth theaters in the city,” says founder/executive and artistic director Nina Trevens.

The Man Behind Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus

The Man Behind Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus

In honor of his 200th birthday, the Ward Melville Heritage Organization is hosting an exhibit “Celebrating P.T. Barnum … The Man.”

New Places, New Program in Suffolk County, Long Island - July '09

New Places, New Program in Suffolk County, Long Island - July '09

Check out a summer camp program at St. Patrick Youth Community in Smithtown and catch 'Aladdin' at John W. Engeman Theater at Northport

Music at the Museum in Norwalk

Music at the Museum in Norwalk

Finish a fun day with your kids at Stepping Stones Museum for Children on a musical note, at Tom Chapin’s The Clean Machine Tour!

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in Coney Island, Brooklyn

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in Coney Island, Brooklyn

For the first time ever, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have set up their big top on the Coney Island boardwalk!

'Loukoumi’s Good Deeds': A Children's Story Featuring John & Jennifer Aniston

'Loukoumi’s Good Deeds': A Children's Story Featuring John & Jennifer Aniston

John Aniston spoke to us about the importance of the message of the new children's book, "Loukoumi’s Good Deeds," in his life and in raising Jennifer and Alexander.

Celebrity Dad: Mark Consuelos

Celebrity Dad: Mark Consuelos

Devoted father or three, Mark Consuelos was drawn to Lever 2000’s outreach concept after being introduced to the results of a study by the company revealing that the increased economic stress facing families was substantially alleviated by closeness — physical affection in particular.

Faith Prince: Hilarious in 'The Little Mermaid'

Faith Prince: Hilarious in 'The Little Mermaid'

A Saturday matinee at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre and the pre-show flurry are pretty much what you’d expect – only better – at Broadway's 'The Little Mermaid.'

Alison Sweeney: The Biggest Loser’s Advocate Mom

Alison Sweeney: The Biggest Loser’s Advocate Mom

While awfully good at playing it bad as Sami Brady on Days of Our Lives, and serving as host of the popular TV reality show The Biggest Loser – actress/mom Alison Sweeney has recently taken on another role: advocate for allergy sufferers.

Movie Ratings for Kids...

Movie Ratings for Kids...

Taking your child, no matter his age, to movies for which he is not emotionally ready is a very big deal. This is the perfect time to think about the type of movies you will allow your child to see and how to communicate this...

Baseball’s League of Nations: A Salute to Native American Baseball Players

Baseball’s League of Nations: A Salute to Native American Baseball Players

The new exhibition at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, presents images and biographical sketches of many Native American baseball players,

Sister Rivalry

Sister Rivalry

Fed up with your daughters’ constant bickering? The ABC TV news show, 20/20 would like to step in and help.

Atlantis Marine World Aquarium on Long Island

Atlantis Marine World Aquarium on Long Island

Contemplating a day trip with the family that’s not too distant, yet far enough away to make the kids feel like they are out of their element? Consider Atlantis Marine World in Riverhead, where nature and science, blend with legend and entertainment for a fun, under the sea adventure.




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