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Dee Saunders

Dee Saunders

Dee Saunders is the calendar editor for Long Island Parent, Nassau. She lives in Nassau County, NY, and is the mother of two sons and one daughter.

Email: editor@nymetroparents.com

Dee Saunders Articles (44)

Celebrate Mother's Day in Nassau County

Honor the mom in your life by celebrating Mother's Day at one of these events in Nassau County, including Mother's Day tea at The Lanyard Ladies in Mineola, Mother's Day at Old Westbury Gardens, and workshops to make gifts for Mother's Day in New Hyde Park, Hempstead, Garden City, and Bellerose.

May. 20, 2015

Things to Do with Children with Special Needs in Nassau County

Looking for fun things to do with children with special needs in Nassau County, then look no further! We've picked the best activities for children with special needs, including sensory-friendly theater and walks to raise awareness.

Apr. 01, 2015

Things to Do in the Great Outdoors in Nassau County in May

Put down the technology and get your family outside at one of these activities that celebrates nature and the great outdoors in Nassau County in May, including nature walks in Muttontown, Old Westbury, and East Norwich; sheep shearing in Queens, and birding in Sands Point.

Apr. 01, 2015

May Street Fairs, Carnivals, and Festivals in Nassau County

Step right up and have a blast at one of these carnivals, festivals, or street fairs in Nassau County in May where you can eat, shop, and play games for a day of family fun on Long Island, including the Dutch Spring Music Festival in Hempstead, the spring Fair in Oyster Bay, and the Art and Craft Fair in Hicksville.

Apr. 01, 2015

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings in Nassau County in May

Take your little film buffs to one of these family-friendly movies at a film screening for kids in Nassau County, including Into the Woods in Mineola, a sensory-friendly showing of Tomorrowland in Levittown, and Hidden Universe in 3-D in Queens. Bonus: Some of these film screenings are FREE.

Apr. 01, 2015

Where to Celebrate Earth Day in Nassau County

Celebrate Earth Day at one of these family-friendly events in Nassau County, including fun in Glen Cove, Roslyn Harbor, Garden City, Old Westbury, and Oyster Bay.

Apr. 01, 2015

Easter Celebrations and Egg Hunts in Nassau County

Don your Easter bonnets and celebrate the bunny holiday at one of these Easter celebrations in Nassau County, egg hunts and bunny visits in Valley Stream, Westbury, Bellmore, and Elmont.

Apr. 01, 2015

Where to Volunteer with Kids in Nassau County in May

Teaching your kids to give back to the community can make them grow up to be thoughtful adults. Here are the best volunteer opportunities for families in Nassau County in May, including making blankets for veterans in Floral Park, the teen volunteer fair in Mineola, and the American Heart Associan's 5K in Cutchogue.

Apr. 01, 2015

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in Nassau in May

A round-up of family-friendly performing arts events in Nassau in May, including a dog show in Oyster Bay, the Big Apple Circus in Fresh Meadows, and summer theater in the park in Oyster Bay.

Mar. 03, 2015

School and Summer Camp Open Houses in Nassau in March

Attend one of these March open houses in Nassau to learn more about the schools and summer camps before enrolling your child.

Mar. 03, 2015

6 Ways to Celebrate the Arrival of Spring in Nassau

Though we may still be slogging through snow and cold temperatures, spring is quickly approaching. Celebrate the arrival of spring at these family-friendly activities in Nassau.

Mar. 03, 2015

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Nassau in May

Let your kids flex their creative muscles at one (or more!) of these arts and crafts activities in Nassau in May, including learning to knit or crochet in East Meadow, family days at Nassau County Museum of Art, and learning about Mexican folk art in Garden City.

Mar. 03, 2015

Educational and Fun Activities for Kids in Nassau in May

Who says learning has to be boring? Here are 10 educational activities in Nassau, Long Island, during which kids are sure to have fun while learning, a World War II re-enactment in Old Bethpage, and a musical workshop in Greenvale.

Mar. 03, 2015

Concerts and Music Classes for Kids in Nassau in May

Exposing your kids to music and culture just got a lot easier. Here's our round-up of family- and kid-friendly concerts and music classes in Nassau County, including the Astoria Big Band in Little Neck, a young musicians concert in Old Westbury, and The Who's concert in Uniondale.

Mar. 03, 2015

Where To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day With Kids in Nassau

We've got your guide to celebrating St. Patrick's Day with the whole family this year in Nassau County, Long Island in 2015.

Mar. 03, 2015

Things to Do That Keep Kids Active in Nassau in May

A round-up of the best sports and fitness classes to keep kids and families active in Nassau County, Long Island, in May, including soccer clinics in East Meadow, Tai Chi in Old Westbury, and music and movement in Garden City.

Mar. 03, 2015

Free Things for Families to Do in Nassau in May

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities in Nassau County, Long Island, including a Memorial Day art show in Long Beach and a concert in the park in Oyster Bay, in May don't fall short.

Mar. 03, 2015

The Best Things to Do with Kids in Nassau in May

We've hand-picked the best family-friendly things to do in Nassau County in May, including family fun in Garden City, Uniondale, Port Washington, and Wantagh.

Mar. 03, 2015

Best Halloween 2015 Events for Kids in Nassau County

A roundup of the best Halloween 2015 activities for kids and families in Nassau County, Long Island.

Sep. 24, 2014

Top Things to Do with Kids in Nassau this September

Our roundup of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Nassau County, Long Island, this September includes Sesame Street on stage, fall fairs and festivals, and Dora the Explorer at the Long Island Children's Museum.

Aug. 31, 2012

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