Brooklyn Kids Can Now Join Free Girls Who Code Club

Brooklyn Kids Can Now Join Free Girls Who Code Club

A Girls Who Code Club has launched in Bedford-Stuyvesant for girls in grades 3-5 who would like to learn more about computer languages while working on leadership skills. Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to c...

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Head to the Oculus for a Star Wars™ Virtual Reality Experience

Head to the Oculus for a Star Wars™ Virtual Reality Experience

Step onto the main floor of the Oculus with your family and you’ll find the VOID, a virtual reality pop-up now offering a Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire mission experience that adults and kids will all love. Labeled as “The most immersive virtual...

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Meet The Westchester Mom from the Popular BabyGotChat

Meet The Westchester Mom from the Popular BabyGotChat

Meet Andrea Worthington, the Westchester mom behind BabyGotChat, a parenting blog full of tips and tricks for raising kids in Westchester County. Worthington is one of the parenting influencers we love in the New York metro area!

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The NYC DOE Will Allow Students to Walk Out for Climate Strike on September 20

The NYC DOE Will Allow Students to Walk Out for Climate Strike on September 20

September is full of holidays students will be excused from school for–but a climate strike march is not usually one of them. However, the New York City Department of Education will be allowing students to leave school, as long as parents give cons...

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NYC's School Bus Tracking System Doesn't Work as Planned–and Parents are Angry

NYC's School Bus Tracking System Doesn't Work as Planned–and Parents are Angry

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office announced a Department of Education partnership with Via that would allow New York City parents to track school bus routes through “Via for Schools”, a GPS system and app, in August. All 9,000 buses were supposed to be...

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Montefiore Nyack Hospital New Moms Circle Support Group Series Kicks Off This Month

Montefiore Nyack Hospital New Moms Circle Support Group Series Kicks Off This Month

Healthy moms, babies and families are the focus of Montefiore Nyack Hospital’s New Moms Circle Support Group, which kicks off its 2019-2020 season on Saturday, September 21 from 11am-1pm. “Maximizing Love and Managing Stress” will be presented by B...

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Montefiore Nyack Hospital Offers Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings For Underinsured or Uninsured Women in Rockland County

Montefiore Nyack Hospital Offers Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings For Underinsured or Uninsured Women in Rockland County

On Friday, October 25, The Breast Center at Montefiore Nyack Hospital will offer free breast exams, mammographies, and if needed, pelvic exams with PAP tests for women ages 40 and above with no insurance or who are underinsured. You can head to the...

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Suffern and Warwick Hospitals Receive National Recognition in Women’s Care from Healthgrades®

Suffern and Warwick Hospitals Receive National Recognition in Women’s Care from Healthgrades®

The Birthing Centers of Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern and St. Anthony Community Hospital in Warwick, both members of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), are recipients of Healthgrades’ highest maternal care honors. Both ...

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A-Game Sports Introduces Individualized Sports Lessons for Kids Ages 3-6

A-Game Sports Introduces Individualized Sports Lessons for Kids Ages 3-6

A-Game Sports in New Rochelle will now be offering special Little Athlete Academy programming for kids ages 3-6. These 1-on-1 sports lessons with an experienced coach, Jordan Gurganus, will be tailored to each child’s individual level and help them...

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The “3-K for All” Preschool Program Now Available in All 5 Boroughs

The “3-K for All” Preschool Program Now Available in All 5 Boroughs

3-K for All, the nation’s “most ambitious effort to provide universal free, full-day, high-quality early childhood education for every three-year-old,” is now available borough-wide in Staten Island and available in all of the city’s five boroughs ...

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Lil Chameleon to Premier Kid's Club Drop-Off Childcare Program

Lil Chameleon to Premier Kid's Club Drop-Off Childcare Program

On September 3, the Tuckahoe-based resale boutique Lil Chameleon unveiled a drop-off care program for kids called Lil Chameleon Kids Club. Owner CC Benitez says this new feature aims to further deliver the intended purpose behind Lil Chameleon, whi...

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Kids In Sports Scarsdale Opened a Pre-School Program

Kids In Sports Scarsdale Opened a Pre-School Program

On September 4, Kids In Sports, which has been around for for twenty years, will premiere its pre-school program in their Scarsdale location. The program, which is geared towards children 2 and ½ years old to 4 years old will not only offer a struc...

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Miss American Pie Shop Opens in Park Slope

Miss American Pie Shop Opens in Park Slope

On August 17, Lindsey Hill, former fashion designer, turned her online pie business into a brick-and-mortar storefront at Miss American Pie Shop in Park Slope. The shop is a 1950s-inspired bakery with an industrial twist offering pies of all kinds,...

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In the Magazine: September 2019

In the Magazine: September 2019

Our September issue is here to gear you and your kids up for the beginning of a new school year along with all of the road bumps that may come along with it. Are you concerned about settling down in a new neighborhood? Are you having second thought...

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Your Kids Will Love These 5 Awesome Subscription Boxes

Your Kids Will Love These 5 Awesome Subscription Boxes

There's almost nothing that beats the fun of finding a surprise in the mail. Keep the kids entertained with one (or a few!) of these kid-tested subscription boxes, including Little Global Citizens, KidArtLit, Little Sous Kitchen Academy, Banyan Tre...

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Signs Your Baby and Her Nanny Have a Great Relationship

Signs Your Baby and Her Nanny Have a Great Relationship

It seems like a given: Your baby should feel comfortable with your nanny. There should be warmth and trust between the two. But since your baby, though adorable, can’t yet spill the beans about the details of her day, how do you know what’s really ...

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11 Ways Your Family Can Become Part of Your New Neighborhood

11 Ways Your Family Can Become Part of Your New Neighborhood

It’s super exciting to move to a new neighborhood—new cupcake shops to discover, new playgrounds for your kids to explore, and new friends for you all to meet. However, it can also be a challenge to feel like you are part of the community, which ca...

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White Plains Public Library Is Looking for Teen Volunteers This Fall

White Plains Public Library Is Looking for Teen Volunteers This Fall

The White Plains Public Library had such success with its Reading Buddies and STEM Buddies programs for teens this summer, it will be expanding these programs into the fall along with its usual Do Gooders teen volunteer program. Applications are no...

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How to Help Your Differently-Abled Child Succeed in the Classroom

How to Help Your Differently-Abled Child Succeed in the Classroom

Good parent-teacher communication is crucial for any successful school year, but being on the same page becomes even more important when your child has a learning disability. There are a few steps–from understanding your rights to communicating on ...

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What 'Savoring Each Moment' With Your Kids Really Means

What 'Savoring Each Moment' With Your Kids Really Means

They were everywhere when my kids were small: older women smiling at me in the grocery store or approaching me at the library, their expressions softening at the sight of my baby’s plump cheeks, my toddler’s irrepressible grin. Before they opened t...

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How to Co-Parent Successfully When You Are Separated or Divorced

How to Co-Parent Successfully When You Are Separated or Divorced

If you’re separated or divorced, you know how important it is to make a plan for sharing time with your child. However, this isn’t always easy, and can lead to frustration or even anger when schedules don’t match, kids feel like a go-between, or pa...

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How to Choose Who Should Care for Your Baby

How to Choose Who Should Care for Your Baby

Adding a new baby to your family, whether it’s your first or your fifth, is probably life’s most memorable milestone. And of course, along with the excitement and joy comes a long list of to-dos, including the task of identifying the right child ca...

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Professional Lice Removal Services in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens

Professional Lice Removal Services in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens

Whether your child is starting camp, coming home from camp, or getting ready to start school, you'll want to get her checked for head lice—even if you don’t think your child is showing symptoms of having head lice. The biggest sign that your child ...

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Professional Lice Removal Services on Long Island

Professional Lice Removal Services on Long Island

Whether your child is starting camp, coming home from camp, or getting ready to start school, you'll want to get her checked for head lice—even if you don’t think your child is showing symptoms of having head lice. The biggest sign that your child ...

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Professional Lice Removal Services in Westchester County, Rockland County, and Bergen County

Professional Lice Removal Services in Westchester County, Rockland County, and Bergen County

Whether your child is starting camp, coming home from camp, or getting ready to start school, you'll want to get her checked for head lice—even if you don’t think your child is showing symptoms of having head lice. The biggest sign that your child ...

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Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in September

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in September

We've hand-picked the best things to do with your family in New York City in September. Family fun is all over Manhattan, across neighborhoods such as Greenwich Village, Little Italy, the Upper West Side, and beyond.

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Free Things to Do with Kids in NYC in September

Free Things to Do with Kids in NYC in September

Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in New York City fool you! Here are our picks for the best free things to do in September with kids that will be fun for the whole family.

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Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in September

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in September

Get your animal-loving clan out of the apartment this month! Here are the top family-friendly events in New York City in September at which you can see and learn about animals.

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Film Screenings for Families in NYC in September

Film Screenings for Families in NYC in September

Do you have young film buffs on your hands? Here are the best kid-friendly film screenings in NYC in September for your movie-loving clan.

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Things to Do Outside in NYC in September

Things to Do Outside in NYC in September

Celebrate the great outdoors with these hand-picked family-friendly events for nature-lovers in NYC in September.

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Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in New York City in September

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in New York City in September

New York City kids can get creative at these arts and crafts events for children in September. Let's get crafty!

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Kid-Friendly Concerts in New York City in September

Kid-Friendly Concerts in New York City in September

We've gathered the best kid-friendly concerts to take your family to in September. Perfect for mini-musicians and music enthusiasts alike!

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Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in September

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in September

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in September.

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Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in September

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in September

Want your kids to learn something new while having a good time? Visit one of these fun and educational activities that are family-friendly in Manhattan in September for a fun learning experience for all!

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Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in September

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in September

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story times for children in NYC this September, including story times across the borough and character visits at Strand Book Store in Union Square.

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Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in September

Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in September

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. Keep active in Manhattan this September, and find the best things to do with your family, with these sports and fitness activities and classes.

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Top Things to Do in Brooklyn With Kids in September

Top Things to Do in Brooklyn With Kids in September

These are the best things to do in Brooklyn for kids this September, including including exciting indoor and outdoor events, seasonal fun, entertaining shows, and more!

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Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in September

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in September

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities in Brooklyn are no exception this September.

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Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in September

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in September

Do you have a mini musician at home? The whole family can enjoy these music-themed events and activities in and near Brooklyn this September, including kid-friendly concert, musical activities, and more!

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Fun Things to Do Outdoors With Kids in Brooklyn in September

Fun Things to Do Outdoors With Kids in Brooklyn in September

Enjoy the great outdoors with these family-friendly events and activities in and near Brooklyn in September. Explore nature in Prospect Park, take in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and more with your family this month!

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Free Events for Kids in Westchester in September

Free Events for Kids in Westchester in September

Don't miss out on the best free activities for families in Westchester this September! This list of totally free, kid-friendly events in Westchester this month is sure to provide a good time for families.

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Outdoor Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

Get outside with the top outdoor activities in Westchester for kids who love nature in September.

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Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

This September, take your kids who love arts and crafts to these local, creative activities in Westchester.

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Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities in Westchester in September

Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities in Westchester in September

Music lovers, have fun with local kid-friendly concerts and musical activities for kids in Queens this September.

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Theater Performances for Kids in Westchester in September

Theater Performances for Kids in Westchester in September

We've picked the top theater performances for kids in Westchester in September. Find tons of kid-friendly productions to see with your family throughout Westchester County. Who knows? Your kids might get bitten by the acting bug.

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Activities for Kids Who Love Animals in Westchester in September

Activities for Kids Who Love Animals in Westchester in September

Meet furry friends at one of these top kid-friendly activities for animal lovers in Westchester this September. Go birdwatching, learn about animals, meet the animals of the Greenburgh Nature Center, check out the Wolf Conservation Center, and more!

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Top Educational Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Westchester in September

Learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids in Westchester happening in September.

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Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in September

Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in September

We've picked the most fun things to do with your family in Rockland in September, including exciting indoor and outdoor events, seasonal fun, entertaining shows, and more!

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Free Things to Do in With Kids in Rockland County in September

Free Things to Do in With Kids in Rockland County in September

These are the top free events and activities for families in Rockland County this September. Have fun with your kids and make memories that will last at these free family events.

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Things to Do with Kids Who Love Animals in Rockland in September

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Animals in Rockland in September

Meet furry, feathered, and scaly friends at these top kid-friendly activities and events for animal lovers in Rockland and nearby this September.

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