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When To Visit NYC's Museums, Zoos, and Gardens Admission Free

When To Visit NYC's Museums, Zoos, and Gardens Admission Free

When to catch free admission at NYC's children's museums, zoos, aquariums, and botanical gardens.

9 Kid-Friendly Rainy Day Activities in Brooklyn

9 Kid-Friendly Rainy Day Activities in Brooklyn

When it's raining, don't get stuck in your home. Here are nine things to do with kids on a rainy day in Brooklyn.

Captain America Statue Coming to Prospect Park

Captain America Statue Coming to Prospect Park

Brooklyn will be honoring a hometown hero this summer when a 13-foot-tall bronze Captain America statue is unveiled in Prospect Park.

Enrichment Center to Offer Satellite Classes in Brooklyn & Tribeca

Enrichment Center to Offer Satellite Classes in Brooklyn & Tribeca

Starting September, Book Nook will offer satellite classes at locations in Brooklyn and Tribeca.

Parents and Pols Want Pop-Up Pool to stay open at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Parents and Pols Want Pop-Up Pool to stay open at Brooklyn Bridge Park

The popular Pop-Up Pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park opened on Tuesday for its fifth and final season, but if some parents and politicians get their way, the pool will stay open beyond this summer.

Learn About The Science of Pizza with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Learn About The Science of Pizza with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Liberty Science Center is hosting The Science of Pizza event for the launch of its Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle exhibit, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewer, which will be on view through Sept. 5.

NYC Public School Students' Art Work Displayed at The Met

NYC Public School Students' Art Work Displayed at The Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art will display works of art from 90 public school students from across the five boroughs of New York City.

Free Outdoor Summer Concerts in New York City

Free Outdoor Summer Concerts in New York City

Check out this list of free summer concerts for kids in NYC.

Students Raise $1,000 for Local Ice Cream Man Who Was Fined

Students Raise $1,000 for Local Ice Cream Man Who Was Fined

Families from PS 130 in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, recently helped raise more than $1,000 for local ice cream vendor Carlos Palacios when he was hit with a fine.

New Indoor Interactive Mini-Golf Opens in Red Hook

New Indoor Interactive Mini-Golf Opens in Red Hook

Shipwrecked Mini Golf opened in Red Hook this past April.

NY Kids Club Expanding with New Locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn

NY Kids Club Expanding with New Locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn

NY Kids Club is expanding with two new locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

NYC Parks' 'Movies Under the Stars' 2016 Summer Schedule Announced

NYC Parks' 'Movies Under the Stars' 2016 Summer Schedule Announced

Nothing says summer like taking in family-favorite films under the night sky.

Plans Proposed for New Park on Top of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

Plans Proposed for New Park on Top of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

A new park is planned for South Williamsburg.

City Parks Foundation’s PuppetMobile Launches Puss in Boots

City Parks Foundation’s PuppetMobile Launches Puss in Boots

NYC kids are in for a treat with the launch of City Parks Foundation’s newest CityParks PuppetMobile original production, Puss in Boots, debuting May 2nd at Kaiser Park in Brooklyn, NY and running through this fall at locations throughout the city.

Brooklyn Public Library Named a Recipient of Nation’s Highest Museum and Library Honor

Brooklyn Public Library Named a Recipient of Nation’s Highest Museum and Library Honor

Brooklyn Public Library is among 10 recipients of the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for service to the community.

Steve & Kate’s Camp Adds Three New Locations Across the City

Steve & Kate’s Camp Adds Three New Locations Across the City

After a wildly successful first year in the Nord Anglia International School in Manhattan’s East Village, Steve & Kate’s Camp, a San Francisco import, is slated to open three new locations in New York City this summer.

Coney Island's Luna Park and Deno's Wonder Wheel Park Open This Weekend

Coney Island's Luna Park and Deno's Wonder Wheel Park Open This Weekend

Coney Island's Luna Park is opening this Sunday March 20th, with free rides.

Big Apple Circus Brings After-School Program to NYC Kids

Big Apple Circus Brings After-School Program to NYC Kids

The Big Apple Circus now offers its Circus After School program at Children of Promise NYC and The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine.

Circle Line Cruises Launches 'Hello Brooklyn' Tour

Circle Line Cruises Launches 'Hello Brooklyn' Tour

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises announces the launch of “Hello Brooklyn,” the city's first sightseeing tour of the borough.

QUIZ: What NYC Neighborhood Are You?

QUIZ: What NYC Neighborhood Are You?

Are you a Brooklyn mama who loves to keep it local or an Upper East Side mom who prefers things luxe? Or perhaps an Astoria mom who revels in all the city has to offer? Take this quiz to find out where you fit into NYC neighborhoods!

NYC High School Graduation Rates Are up in 2015

NYC High School Graduation Rates Are up in 2015

The Department of Education reports an overall rise in graduation rates in New York City, despite tougher requirements for students to receive diplomas.

NYC’s First German Dual Language Program Now Accepting Applications

NYC’s First German Dual Language Program Now Accepting Applications

P.S. 17 Hendy D. Woodworth in Williamsburg, is the city’s first German dual language program and is now accepting applications.

Why Do You Love Your Hometown? #NYMP Contest

Why Do You Love Your Hometown? #NYMP Contest

Win FREE family memberships to great area attractions, such as Legoland Westchester, the Children's Museum of Manhattan, and Long Island Children's Museum. To enter, just tell us why you love your hometown or borough!

Prospect Park Zoo Welcomes New Hamadryas Baboon Baby

Prospect Park Zoo Welcomes New Hamadryas Baboon Baby

A Hamadryas baboon was born to mother, Kaia and father, Bole on October 22.

Brooklyn Patriot Soccer Club Opens its Own Indoor Facility

Brooklyn Patriot Soccer Club Opens its Own Indoor Facility

Brooklyn Patriots Soccer Club recently opened a facility of its own, called Soccer R Us.




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