Fire Island School District will soon be offering full-day pre-K and an expanded non-resident enrollment program at its public elementary school.
Tower Talent, an acting development center in Melville, is now offering private lessons to help children ages 5 and older prepare for a big audition.
The Long Island Nets, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, are launching a kids dance team.
NYMetroParents is seeking to fill two sales positions, one for Big Apple Parent in Manhattan and the other for Long Island Parent's Suffolk edition.
The Village Artist, a fine arts center, is offering a flexible enrollment policy this summer for children and teens.
Patrick McEnroe, a former U.S. Davis Cup captain, will serve as the co-director of John McEnroe Tennis Academy.
Not Just Art, an enrichment center for kids, recently launched a Music Together Generations program, in which young children and seniors jointly participate in a music-themed class.
The day care and preschool special education center in Dix Hills has added a sensory integration room as well as several new programs.
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.