Westchester High School Students Win 'Colors of Music' Mural Contest

Westchester High School Students Win 'Colors of Music' Mural Contest

The Music Conservatory of Westchester is proud to announce that both Mya Madison Davis, 9th grader at Pelham Memorial High School, and Ciara Sergi, 9th grader at White Plains High School, are winners of the “Colors of Music” Student Mural Contest! ...

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The Chapel School Awards Two Fifth Graders with Scholarships

The Chapel School Awards Two Fifth Graders with Scholarships

On June 3rd, Sasha Thorne, a fifth grade student at The Chapel School was awarded the Carol and Christopher P. Kinghan Hearts of Giving Scholarship Award. Claire Story, another student at The Chapel School, was awarded the Librarian Sharon Peterso...

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Have an Inspiring Graduation Story to Share?

Have an Inspiring Graduation Story to Share?

It's finally the time of year where your children, nieces and nephews, and other loved ones are recognized for their academic accomplishments from the school year. Do you have an inspiring story to tell of a New York City graduate? Do you want to s...

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Social-Emotional Learning Differences Program Launches at Congregation B'nai Yisrael of Armonk

Social-Emotional Learning Differences Program Launches at Congregation B'nai Yisrael of Armonk

Congregation B'nai Yisrael of Armonk is launching a new program for students with both social-emotional differences and special needs learning differences this upcoming fall. This Westchester program will help students with special needs in the New...

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New Website PRETZL Launches to Help Parents Schedule Children's Activities

New Website PRETZL Launches to Help Parents Schedule Children's Activities

Pretzl launched May 4 and serves as a resource for parents to search for unique children's activities in the area, register their kids and keep a schedule of important dates all in one spot. Created by Amanda Cole and Olivia Leon, the site helps fi...

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Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique to Offer Summer Drop-off Camp

Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique to Offer Summer Drop-off Camp

Lil Chameleon, a children's resale boutique located in Tuckahoe, is offering a new summer drop-off camp for children ages 3 to 6. Camp starts June 25 and is available for eight weeks throughout the summer. Each week-long session runs Monday throug...

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Whitby Commemorates 60th Anniversary with Student-Run Logo Contest

Whitby Commemorates 60th Anniversary with Student-Run Logo Contest

2018 marks Whitby School’s 60th anniversary, and to commemorate the occasion, Whitby’s marketing team and design department empowered this year’s 8th graders to run the 60th Anniversary Logo Contest. Based on their design knowledge, 8th graders col...

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White Plains Library Offers Teen Volunteer Opportunities

White Plains Library Offers Teen Volunteer Opportunities

Is your teen looking for something to do this summer? The White Plains Public Library is looking for teen volunteers for three popular programs:

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More Than Just a Mommy-and-Me Class, Local Business Celebrates First Year

More Than Just a Mommy-and-Me Class, Local Business Celebrates First Year

Music Together with Alexia opened its first location for Music Together® classes in Cold Spring in April of last year, and will be starting its second year with two locations, now including Peekskill. The next ten-week session of classes starts on ...

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A Winning Weekend for Tim Morehouse Fencing Club

A Winning Weekend for Tim Morehouse Fencing Club

Tim Morehouse Fencing Club youth champions brought home six medals at the New Jersey Division Denise O’Conner RYC regional 3 event of the New Jersey Fencing Alliance in Maplewood this past spring.

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Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Offering Discounted Rates for New Students

Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Offering Discounted Rates for New Students

Tim Morehouse Fencing Club, which opened this past fall in Port Chester, will offer 50 percent off the first week of its Youth Champions summer day camp for new students. Founded by U. S. Olympic Silver Medalist Tim Morehouse, the club is looking f...

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Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique Hosts 2018 Fashion Show

Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique Hosts 2018 Fashion Show

This past Saturday, children from the Westchester and the Lil Chameleon community participated in their first-ever fashion show, highlighting Lil Chameleon's Summer 2018 clothing and accessory trends.

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New Outdoor Forest Preschool Opens in Croton

New Outdoor Forest Preschool Opens in Croton

This fall, a new preschool is set to launch in Croton with the forest as its classroom. The Rewilding School announces the opening of its outdoor-based Forest Preschool program for the 2018 2019 school year for children ages 3 1/2 to 5. Based in...

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Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market (The TaSH) Kicks Off Fourth Season Memorial Day Weekend

Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market (The TaSH) Kicks Off Fourth Season Memorial Day Weekend

Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market (The TaSH) is opening for a fourth season Memorial Day Weekend. This season the market will welcome expanded variety of vendors, more global flavors, launch of “TaSH Cash,” and the debut of “TaSH to Table”...

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Music Conservatory of Westchester to Honor Broadway Stars and Veterans in Music Therapy Program

Music Conservatory of Westchester to Honor Broadway Stars and Veterans in Music Therapy Program

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'The Lit. Bar' Bookstore to Open in the Bronx

'The Lit. Bar' Bookstore to Open in the Bronx

The Lit. Bar bookstore is scheduled to open in the Bronx this summer, making it the borough's first bookstore since the Baychester Barnes & Noble closed in 2016

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New One Hour Lice Removal Clinic Opens in Scarsdale

New One Hour Lice Removal Clinic Opens in Scarsdale

To celebrate its grand opening in Scarsdale, Lice Clinics of America will be offering free head lice screenings for you and your children at its new clinic at 9 Freight Way in Scarsdale every Saturday and Sunday from May 19 through June 10.

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Cross County Shopping Center Announces Summer Fest Lineup

Cross County Shopping Center Announces Summer Fest Lineup

Westchester County residents and visitors will soon be able to celebrate all the fun things Summer has to offer at the Cross County Shopping Center's 8th annual Summer Fest. The lineup of events and activites was recently announced and there is som...

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Whitby School's Secondary School Counseling Program Helps Students Find the Best Fit

Whitby School's Secondary School Counseling Program Helps Students Find the Best Fit

Whitby School's Nursery through Grade 8 model lays the foundation for students to become organized, articulate and confident — skills that are key for high school, college, and beyond.

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Maker Space Launches Workshops in Lewisboro

Maker Space Launches Workshops in Lewisboro

MKR Lab announced several workshops for May and June to introduce students in grades K-12 to electricity and circuits, soldering, and more STEAM fields. The new business hopes to build a maker space once it completes the zoning process and can occu...

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Music Conservatory of Westchester's 'Colors of Music' Student Mural Contest Accepting Submissions

Music Conservatory of Westchester's 'Colors of Music' Student Mural Contest Accepting Submissions

It’s the final chance for Westchester teen artists to enter the Music Conservatory of Westchester’s “Colors of Music” Student Mural Contest! The contest gives talented local students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to collaborate with a profession...

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The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is Seeking High School Students for Students of the Year Fundraising Competition

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is Seeking High School Students for Students of the Year Fundraising Competition

The Connecticut Westchester Hudson Valley Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) is seeking high school students passionate about volunteering, philanthropy, and leadership for a fundraising competition called Students of the Year, acco...

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Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Grows STEAM Program with New Garden

Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School Grows STEAM Program with New Garden

Things are looking a lot greener at the Temple Sholom Selma Maisel Nursery School. The school constructed a community garden on Sunday, April 22 to expand its current STEAM program to outside the classroom.

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Stuart's Fruit Farm Undergoes Decade-Long Protection Project

Stuart's Fruit Farm Undergoes Decade-Long Protection Project

Westchester Land Trust (WLT) underwent a decade-long, $3 million project to permanently protect Stuart’s Fruit Farm in Somers, NY, according to a press release. The conservation easement ensures that the farm’s 172 acres be used for agricultural...

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Music School in Mamaroneck to Launch Band Jam for Kids

Music School in Mamaroneck to Launch Band Jam for Kids

Bach to Rock, a music school for kids, is launching a Band Jam for kid’s ages 10-13 on Tuesday nights starting April 3.

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NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester to Host a Free Event to Help Parents Increase Play, Language, and Social Skills in Children on the Autism Spectrum

NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester to Host a Free Event to Help Parents Increase Play, Language, and Social Skills in Children on the Autism Spectrum

Amy Lemelman, Ph.D., a clinical psychology postdoctoral at NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester, will be hosting a free health lecture on Thursday, April 12 at 10:00am, according to Lohud.com. During this event, parents will learn how to help parents i...

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Take Part in The Great Saw Mill River Cleanup Just in Time for Earth Day

Take Part in The Great Saw Mill River Cleanup Just in Time for Earth Day

Now in its 9th year, Groundwork Hudson Valley will be celebrating Earth Day with its annual Great Saw Mill River Cleanup. Nine sites alone the Saw Mill River will welcome volunteers from across lower Westchester to help remove trash. The event w...

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Steffi Nossen School of Dance Adds Summer Dance Camps

Steffi Nossen School of Dance Adds Summer Dance Camps

Steffi Nossen School of Dance, a dance studio located in White Plains, will offer three new summer camp programs—Story Book Camp, Dance Camp, and adaptive dance program—this summer in addition to its Musical Theater Intensive and Summer Dance Inten...

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Boundless Adventures Aerial Obstacle Course Park to Open in Purchase

Boundless Adventures Aerial Obstacle Course Park to Open in Purchase

Boundless Adventures, an outdoor treetop park in Purchase, is scheduled to open to the public on Saturday, March 31. Children ages 7 and older and adults, with the help of trained experts, will be able to unleash their inner Tarzan on a variety of ...

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Chelsea Piers Connecticut to Offer Ninja and Parkour Summer Camp Program

Chelsea Piers Connecticut to Offer Ninja and Parkour Summer Camp Program

Chelsea Piers Connecticut, an indoor sports facility, will offer Ninja and Parkour camp this summer. Last year, the sports camp offered a one-week pilot of Ninja and Parkour Camp, and due to its popularity, the program will be offered all summer th...

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Camp Pinebrook to Open in New Rochelle This Summer

Camp Pinebrook to Open in New Rochelle This Summer

Camp Pinebrook, a Reform Jewish summer day camp located in New Rochelle, will open for its first season this summer. The day camp is for kids ages 4-8, and the inaugural season will run June 25-Aug. 17.

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New York Area Kids Can Learn Golf with PGA Jr. League

New York Area Kids Can Learn Golf with PGA Jr. League

The PGA Jr. League team golf registration is now open for the 2018 season throughout the New York area. Children ages 13 and under of all skill-levels can learn how to play golf and enhance their skills in a supportive environment under the guidanc...

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Say ‘Aloha’ to New York Botanical Garden’s Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii Exhibit

Say ‘Aloha’ to New York Botanical Garden’s Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii Exhibit

Get a taste of Hawaii life at the New York Botanical Garden this summer with a new exhibition called Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawaii.

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The Windward School Summer Program Expands to the Upper East Side

The Windward School Summer Program Expands to the Upper East Side

Starting this year, The Windward School Summer Program will also be offered on the Upper East Side in addition to its traditional White Plains location.

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Purchase College Learn-to-Swim Program Adds Synchronized Swimming Classes

Purchase College Learn-to-Swim Program Adds Synchronized Swimming Classes

Purchase College Learn-to-Swim Program recently added synchronized swimming classes to their winter and spring offerings. The classes will be for children and adults who are level three or higher.

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Westchester Community College Center for the Arts Adds Coding Programs for Teens

Westchester Community College Center for the Arts Adds Coding Programs for Teens

Westchester Community College Center for the Arts is adding two coding programs for teenagers age 15 and older: Weekend Front End Coding Boot Camp and Design Code Boot Camp.

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Westchester Parents Day 2018: Fun for Kids, Info for Parents

Westchester Parents Day 2018: Fun for Kids, Info for Parents

Westchester Parents Day, produced by NYMetroParents' 'Westchester Parent,' will take place on Sunday, Feb. 4 in White Plains.

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Westchester #SnapShot 2017: Instagram Posts of Kids' Activities & Programs

Westchester #SnapShot 2017: Instagram Posts of Kids' Activities & Programs

Photos from Westchester County, NY, after-school programs, performances, and other child-focused businesses and venues.

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Childhood Education Expert Offers Literacy Coaching for Parents

Childhood Education Expert Offers Literacy Coaching for Parents

Molly Ness, Ph.D., is now offering parent coaching through her Rye-based literacy business, A Reading Mother.

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Cupcake Parties for Kids at Your Own Home

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.

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Pixelcraft Kids in Larchmont Adds Comics & Pop Art Class

Pixelcraft Kids in Larchmont Adds Comics & Pop Art Class

Pixelcraft Kids, a children's activity center in Larchmont, recently added Comics & Pop Art, a class for kids in the first to fifth grades.

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Creative Corner Adds After-School Art Classes and Playdate Programming

Creative Corner Adds After-School Art Classes and Playdate Programming

Creative Corner, an art studio in Larchmont, added two after-school art classes for younger artists and programming for playdates in September.

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Bach to Rock Mamaroneck Launches Musical Theater Classes

Bach to Rock Mamaroneck Launches Musical Theater Classes

Bach to Rock Mamaroneck recently launched musical theater classes for children ages 7 and older. It also offers electronic music production, private and group music lessons, and birthday parties.

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Jeté Dance Studio Opens in Port Chester

Jeté Dance Studio Opens in Port Chester

Professional dancer Stephanie Knox opened Jeté Dance Studio in Port Chester in August. The dance studio offers classes for children and adults in ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap, contemporary, salsa, and Zumba.

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The New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show Returns This November

The New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show Returns This November

The New York Botanical Garden’s annual Holiday Train Show returns on Nov. 22 and will feature new replicas of iconic New York City landmarks and buildings.

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New England Fashion+Design Association Opens White Plains Location

New England Fashion+Design Association Opens White Plains Location

New England Fashion+Design Association recently opened a fashion design school location in White Plains.

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MacInspires Now Offers Makerspaces and Larger Classrooms

MacInspires Now Offers Makerspaces and Larger Classrooms

After full renovations, MacInspires in Larchmont and Greenwich, CT now have more to offer, plus announce new fall classes.

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Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival Announces Lineup

Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival Announces Lineup

The Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 14 at Robert Bell Middle School in downtown Chappaqua.

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Kids in Larchmont Are Rewarded for Wearing Bike Helmets This Summer

Kids in Larchmont Are Rewarded for Wearing Bike Helmets This Summer

Skull Patrol is an initiative created by the Larchmont Recreation Department and Larchmont Chamber of Commerce to encourage children to wear bike helmets.

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Developmental Steps Adds Free Sports Clinics and Videos for Kids

Developmental Steps Adds Free Sports Clinics and Videos for Kids

Developmental Steps, LLC has added free Sports Clinics and online videos, which are offered through the pediatric physical therapy center's Mount Kisco and Port Chester locations.

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