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Queens Library to Serve Free Summer Meals to Kids
by NYMetroParents Staff - June 02, 2014

Twenty two Queens Library locations will be serving free Summer Meals to children and teens 18 years and younger, every Monday through Friday, June 27-Aug. 29. Summer Reading will be in full swing with plenty of free fun for all ages, as well.


DIY Grassy Garden Gnomes Craft for Kids
by NYMetroParents Staff - June 02, 2014

If you're growing a garden this year, or if you want to try growing something small before committing to a garden, have your kids help make grassy garden gnomes. The DIY garden decoration—a chia-pet like project—is a great craft for kids.


12 Fun Ideas to Wear Kids Out
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 30, 2014

With a little elbow grease and a lot of creativity, we guarantee these options will run your kids ragged. From games to hikes, it'll be nap time before your kids know it.


17 Best Activities for a Lazy Sunday
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 30, 2014

After a rambunctious summer Saturday, it can feel great to get back to center with a mellow Sunday. Skip the urge to hibernate—just turn down the volume with the 17 best activities for a lazy day.


Splish Splash: 8 Ways to Have Water Fun
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 30, 2014

It's wet and it's cool—need another reason to head to the water? Here are 8 ways to have fun getting wet!


Rainy Day Dino Fun in the NYC Area
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 30, 2014

From flying dinos at the American Museum of Natural History to arena shows featuring "living" dinosaurs, you can enjoy prehistoric fun even on the rainiest days this summer.


The Best of the Rest of the Web: Homework, Popularity, and Student Athletes
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 29, 2014

From the June 2014 issues of NYMetroParents comes a selection of funny and thoughtful quotes about helping kids with homework, the meaning of popularity, and being a successful student athlete.


Homemade Snack: Sunflower Oat Bars
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 29, 2014

When you're on the go, a granola or energy bar is a great way to fuel up without slowing down, but many store-bought brands contain tons of sugar and hard-to-pronounce ingredients. Take the healthy route and make your own sunflower oat bars with this recipe from Ella's Kitchen.


5 Ways to Indulge Kids' Dinosaur Obsession This Summer
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 30, 2014

Indulge your kids' dinosaur obsession this summer with any of these fun outdoor activities taking place across the Tri-State area.


11 Ways to Enjoy the Night Sky
by NYMetroParents Staff - June 25, 2014

Look up! Here are 11 ways of where and how to go outside and see the sky, plus a bonus tip for enjoying the the stars indoors.


5 BBQ Recipes with Watermelon
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 29, 2014

This summer, try some refreshing recipes starring watermelon, such as a watermelon crunch salsa, two salads featuring the fruit, watermelon rind coleslaw, and a BBQ sauce made with watermelon. All are sure to be a hit at your next barbeque or get-together.


Guide to Stargazing in the NY Metro Area
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 29, 2014

New York City has a beautiful skyline, but the lights on all of those buildings can sometimes blind us to the real beauty–the sky itself! This guide gives great locations to stargaze in the NY metro area.


DIY Toy Drum
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 28, 2014

A step-by-step guide to making your own toy drum, including a list of materials, tools, and DIY directions. This project requires very few skills to make but will receive a cheerful standing ovation -- or better yet, a well-deserved drum roll!


Clarkstown South Team Wins Bounce! Trampoline Sport's First Slam Dunk Basketball Challenge
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 27, 2014

On May 13, three high school teams competed for bragging rights and $150+ in the inaugural Bounce! Trampoline Sports Basketball Challenge in Valley Cottage. The five-man team from Clarkstown South came in first place.


Michaels Offers Kids Summer Crafting Program Passport to Imagination with In-Store Adventures
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 27, 2014

Michaels teamed with seven leading North American museums to create Passport to Imagination 2014, a low-cost, in-store summer program where kids ages 5-12 explore culture through crafting.


Prospect Park Zoo Wins an IKEA Makeover
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 22, 2014

The Wildlife Conservation Society's Prospect Park Zoo in Brooklyn is the winner of the 2014 IKEA Life Improvement Co-worker Challenge. The zoo will receive a new teen-designated laboratory and classroom space furnished by the IKEA Brooklyn store.


New Mini Golf at Children’s Museum of the East End
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 22, 2014

The Children’s Museum of the East End (CMEE)will debut a new nine-hole mini golf course over Memorial Day Weekend. The outdoor course is designed to help kids learn about the properties of physics.


Where to Launch Your Boat in NY Metro Area
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 16, 2014

Own an aquatic vessel and ready to take on the open sea? Take your boat, canoe, or kayak to these public boat launches in the NY metro area to captain your own adventure!


Guide to Boating in New York City Suburbs
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 16, 2014

You're away from the hustle and bustle of the city, now get away from land too, and head out on the water! Find details on boat, canoe, and kayak rentals, tours, and events in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield, CT counties.


Guide to Boating on Long Island
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 16, 2014

With so much water nearby, it's no surprise Long Island boasts many spots to catch a wave. Here's a guide to boat, canoe, and kayak rentals and tours in Nassau and Suffolk counties.


Guide to Boating in New York City
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 16, 2014

New York City isn't just a concrete jungle-there are plenty of places to get out on the water. Find details on boat, canoe, and kayak rentals, tours, and events in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx.


Where to Go Boating in the NY Metro Area
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 16, 2014

Feeling like captaining a ship? Prepare your crew, and take on the open sea–or the nearest river or lake–at one of many New York metro area locations. See our list for details on boat, canoe, and kayak rentals, tours, and events, and public boat launches.


Build Your Own Water Bombs
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 15, 2014

It doesn't have to be a water "fight" if it's all in good fun! Create these water bombs out of paper following instructions from Boy Craft by Sara Duchars and Sarah Marks, then prepare to get wet!


Tips for Learning How to Rollerblade®
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 15, 2014

Is your child learning to Rollerblade®? Here are a few tips to ensure a great first skating experience for your child!


View the Stars Through a DIY Telescope
by NYMetroParents Staff - May 14, 2014

You don’t need to own a NASA telescope to view the stars, you can make your own! Follow instructions from National Geographic Kids Get Outside Guide to make your own telescope using paper towel tubes, tape, paint, and convex lenses so you can study the stars.



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