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Catherine Patwell

Catherine Patwell

Catherine Patwell is a student of journalism and Italian at Hunter College. When not studying, she is running along the Hudson River, reading cookbooks, or plotting her next travel adventure. Catherine currently resides in Manhattan.

Email: editor@nymetroparents.com

Catherine Patwell Articles (69)

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.

Jul. 22, 2016

Summer Theater Performances for Youth in New Canaan

The Summer Theatre of New Canaan is presenting two new, original productions its 13th season, James and the Giant Peach, and Cinderella, A Fairy’s Tale.

Jun. 23, 2016

The Benefits of Kids Taking Swim Classes

Why kids should learn to swim at a young age.

May. 31, 2016

Governors Island: Family Outing

Governors Island opens May 28, and this season offers summer days filled with outdoor fun, culture, and learning.

May. 26, 2016

New Indoor Interactive Mini-Golf Opens in Red Hook

Shipwrecked Mini Golf opened in Red Hook this past April.

May. 17, 2016

NY Kids Club Expanding with New Locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn

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

May. 17, 2016

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

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

May. 12, 2016

Hundreds of New Pre-K Spots Open Throughout Queens

Despite hundreds of new pre-kindergarten seats that are opening in Queens for next school year, competition remains fierce and waitlists remain long in many heavily populated neighborhoods.

May. 06, 2016

New Poll Shows NYC Teens' Online Behavior

A new survey shows a discrepancy between what New York City parents think and what teens experience when online using social media, and reveals rampant cyberbullying among middle and high school aged kids.

May. 03, 2016

Alice Austen House: Family Outing

The Alice Austen House, also called Clear Comfort, is a historical landmark and vibrant cultural center, which exhibits parts of Austen’s extensive photography collection with the mission of keeping the spirit of the early American photographer alive.

Apr. 29, 2016

New Children's Museum Opens in Rye

The long-awaited opening of the new Westchester Children's Museum is here. Check out the new facility within Rye Playland, chock-full of family-friendly activities.

Apr. 27, 2016

Learning Center in Port Washington Expands Curriculum

Sylvan Learning Center Port Washington is expanding the traditional Sylvan tutoring programs to include a new enrichment program.

Apr. 27, 2016

Cupcake Parties for Kids at Your Own Home

Amy Rosen’s Cooking by Design is a personal cooking school for youth and parents based in Larchmont.

Apr. 08, 2016

Mommy-and-Me Music Class Opens Location in College Point

Mommy, Music, & Me, Inc. opened a new location in College Point, Queens.

Apr. 07, 2016

Bear Mountain State Park: Family Outing

Visit Bear Mountain State Park where there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy the warmer weather. Situated in Rockland County, the terrain is home to countless native animal and plant species, including the black bear—from which it gets its name.

Apr. 05, 2016

The American Folk Art Museum is Accepting Applications for its Youth Art Connection

The American Folk Art Museum is offering a new summer intensive for creative NYC teens interested in careers in the arts.

Apr. 01, 2016

Sean 'Diddy' Combs is the Founder of a New Harlem Charter School

Sean "Diddy" Combs announced Monday the August 2016 opening of the new Capital Preparatory Harlem Charter School in Manhattan.

Mar. 29, 2016

Disney's Frozen Coming to Broadway in 2018

Disney announced a live production of its hit musical film Frozen will hit Broadway in spring 2018.

Mar. 22, 2016

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.

Mar. 18, 2016

Common Sense Media Rolls Out New Character Ratings System

Common Sense Media launches a new ratings system evaluating character strengths and values in youth media at South by Southwest media conference in Austin this week.

Mar. 09, 2016

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