Rockland County Holiday Events

Rockland County Holiday Events

The best holiday family events in Rockland County!!

Kids’ Fun: Zany Musical Monkeys

Kids’ Fun: Zany Musical Monkeys

On a recent afternoon, while taking my kids to see the Funkey Monkeys at their opening show at Off-Broadway’s Daryl Roth Theatre, I was happily surprised to learn that just the right mix of adult and child humor and music can surely engage a preschooler as well as a parent.

Singing with Sukey : Movement Classes for Children

Singing with Sukey : Movement Classes for Children

As a former professional dancer, Sukey Molloy's aim was to create classes where kids would find joy in movement. By setting up different gymnastics equipment and observing her son, she began PlayMove&Sing, which promotes movement and encourages sensory learning.

Their House, Your House

Their House, Your House

To be honest, I had never heard of the Long Island Children’s Museum (LICM) before I was asked to review its new exhibit, Your House, My House. But with winter on its way, I have now added this treasure trove of kids’ activities to my list of great indoor things to do.

The N.J. Children’s Museum: No Limits to Kids’ Fun

The N.J. Children’s Museum: No Limits to Kids’ Fun

If you're looking for a fun and educational way to spend a few hours with your children once the winter weather begins to set in, the New Jersey Children's Museum is in Paramus,

Westchester 2007 Fall Preview

Westchester 2007 Fall Preview

A preview of four-star family offerings for the fall season . . .

Queens Parent 2007 Fall Preview

Queens Parent 2007 Fall Preview

Check out Queens Parent 2007 Fall Preview!

Dallas: Living Large for Littler Travelers

Dallas: Living Large for Littler Travelers

For a city known to be big and sprawling, Dallas is surprisingly easy to navigate.

To Cave, Or Not To Cave

To Cave, Or Not To Cave

A new book looks at the push to make consumers out of toddlers.

Summer Music at P.S.1

Summer Music at P.S.1

You can keep the family cool this summer while you warm up at P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center in Long Island City. Warm Up 2007 is a summer series of live music and DJ acts that is a widely anticipated summer happening.

Good News! Liberty Science Center Reopens

Good News! Liberty Science Center Reopens

Every time we took the Holland Tunnel when my kids were younger,, we would pass the Liberty Science Center and they'd beg to stop. But the museum has been closed for two years, and my teens have outgrown family trips to IKEA and the desire for interactive museum experiences.

Kids, Cute and Creative

Kids, Cute and Creative

If you've suspected that the illustrations in today's children's books could hold their own with any other museum-quality media, the Katonah Museum of Art proves it with their exhibition, "Children Should Be Seen: The Image of the Child in American Picture-Book Art", on view through October 21.

Take Your Child To Camp

Take Your Child To Camp

My husband and I feel we have done well, raising a child who shares our sense of humor. So Hallie, now 16, was the perfect companion for Xanadu: the Musical.

A Time to Stutter

A Time to Stutter

Kids who stutter aren't usually the first ones you think of as actors. 'Our Time' theater company is an organized, successful program allowing performing art as a healing mechanism for children and teens who stutter.

Brooklyn Wildllife

Brooklyn Wildllife

Wolves are rarely encountered on the streets of Brooklyn, but DUMBO resident John Rocco feels an affinity for the iconic figure he feels has been misrepresented in children’s literature.

Brooklyn Parent 2007 Fall Preview

Brooklyn Parent 2007 Fall Preview

See what's going on in Brooklyn this Fall!

Big Apple Parent 2007 Fall Preview

Big Apple Parent 2007 Fall Preview

Preview some fall events and activities for the whole family in Manhattan!

Air(mont) & Space

Air(mont) & Space

You’re never too young to learn. As a matter of fact, you’re never too old either ... to become an astronaut.

Singing Mom and her Musical Heirs

Singing Mom and her Musical Heirs

Robbi K is not your typical children's performer — her music, which draws from diverse genres including jazz, world music, pop and blues, appeals to the whole family.

Savoring Heaven and Earth

Savoring Heaven and Earth

Budding astronomers can learn these facts and more when they blast off to the outer reaches of the universe at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center’s latest exhibit, Heavens Above: Photographs of the Universe from the Hubble Space Telescope.

Moved by the Moving Image

Moved by the Moving Image

Think your kids spend too much time in front of a screen? A visit to the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria will put a context around all that content.

Psychedelic Summer

Psychedelic Summer

It was a time of peace and love, flower power, feel-good drugs — and the end of an era. If you missed it, you can experience it now as the Whitney Museum of American Art looks back at 1965 with its Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era exhibit, on view until September 16.

Singing with Your Spouse

Singing with Your Spouse

BETH AND SCOTT BIERKO are a husband-and-wife team of singer/songwriters and arts-in-education specialists. Since 1993, they have been performing for children and families at concerts in schools, libraries and theaters.

How to Choose an Afterschool Activity for Your Child in NYC!

How to Choose an Afterschool Activity for Your Child in NYC!

How to Choose an Afterschool Activity for Your Child in NYC

The Next Big Thing in Theatre: Disney's High School Musical is a Slam-Dunk and the 'Sleeper-Hit' Nobody Saw Coming

The Next Big Thing in Theatre: Disney's High School Musical is a Slam-Dunk and the 'Sleeper-Hit' Nobody Saw Coming

In what seems to have happened effortlessly and somehow "under the radar" (highly unusual in the world of theatre) Disney HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL seems to have snuck in and is about to change the landscape.




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