On April 13 the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park and Children’s Zoo will officially open for its 48th season. The Manorville-based family attraction also released its spring 2017 schedule.
A look at the family events and kid-focused businesses of the North Shore of Suffolk County, Long Island, including the towns of Riverhead, Stony Brook, Brookhaven, Port Jefferson, and Greenport.
Students from Comsewogue High School in Port Jefferson Station are taking action against bullying after witnessing it in their school and community.
Picasso Kidz, a children’s art studio in Greenlawn, is now selling ZoLO and Fat Brain Toys as well as art supplies.
Sappo School, a kindergarten to 12th-grade college preparatory private school, will add to its course offerings and in-house programs in September.
My Gym in Stony Brook and Huntington now offer Art Explorers class and new birthday party options and themes for children, with aerial silks coming to gymnastic classes in the spring.
Future Stars Summer Camps will add flag football and golf to its Old Westbury camp, and will offer its day camp programming at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue.
John Cronin, a young man with Down syndrome from Long Island, co-founded John’s Crazy Socks. In just two months the online sock store has reached 1,000 customers.
Allied Foundation, a nonprofit founded by Allied Physicians Group, has opened a diaper bank in Plainview to help families in need living in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
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Three students from Trinity Regional School on East Northport, Long Island won first place at the regional finals round of DiscoverE’s Future City Competition on Jan. 21.
Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts has new classes in art and architecture, plus the option to attend a shorter, two-week camp session.
The first Long Island “Special Needs Got Talent” competition will be held in the style of the X-Factor and American Idol on Feb. 4 in East Islip.
Long Island Lutheran Day School announces Curious Kids program for infants and toddlers.
The Long Island Whole Child Academy, School for Twice Exceptional Learning will welcome its first class in January.
Catholic Elementary Schools of Long Island have added almost 800 new Chromebooks in classrooms.
Photos from Suffolk County, Long Island, after-school programs, performances, and other child-focused businesses and venues.
The weekend of Dec. 10-11 enjoy holiday markets in Manhattan and Long Island with gifts made by kid entrepreneurs!
Ellen T. Richer, Educations & Family Counseling, is a private evening practice that focuses on families with children with special needs.
Suffolk Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics has a new location in Riverhead, open full-time with extended hours.
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PTS Coaching, a nationwide parent-training program for children with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD or ADD), is now offering private home tutoring for children of all ages.
The Ohman School of Ballet, in Commack, added a new mommy and me class, called Dance Together.
Spirit's Promise Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation launched an equine therapy program called, Promise of a New Spirit.
Chamber of Horrors Haunted House in Happauge is offering Family Fun Days for a 'not so scary' experience for kids.