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American Girl's Conversation for Change amplifies diverse voices.
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Here's how you can enter LEGOLAND New York's LEGO Big Red Dino naming contest now.
The Winter Village at Bryant Park will remain open through March this year.
Bryant Park Winter Village Kids Week is Feb. 16-19 this year.
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NYC families with students enrolled in full-time remote learning can now sign up for free child care
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IKEA opened to the public in the Rego Center shopping mall on Jan. 11. It's hours are
Here's where you can stream The Muppet Show with Crystal Gayle, Steve Martin, Elton John, Liza Minne
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Updated Jan. 25: Everything you need to know about outdoor dining on Long Island, in Westchester, in
Here's what the 46th Presidential Inauguration will look like and how you can celebrate with your fa
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza announced that the NYC Gifted and Talented test will co
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American Girl's 2021 Girl of the Year is Kira Bailey—a 10-year-old from Michigan who cares deeply fo
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Sesame Workshop welcomes its first Rohingya Muppets to support children and families affected by th
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NYC Schools Chancellor Chancellor Richard Carranza sent a letter to parents earlier today stating th
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Here's a list of coding languages that will get your kids excited about software engineering and unl
Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza release a plan for dealing with COVID-19 learning loss and a
Nyack's Winter Wanderland invites families to safely enjoy pleasures this holiday—like sidewalk shop
The Children's Museum of Manhattan is expanding to a former church at 361 Central Park West.
As part of Sesame Workshop's Caring for Each Other initiative, Sesame Workshop released a new series
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Here's a list of ideas for celebrating Christmas during a pandemic.
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FAO Schwarz is transforming its in-store experiences to incorporate social distancing and to include
Schools chancellor Richard A. Carranza said that all NYC public schools will close for in-person lea
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NBC's musical production of The Grinch will air on Dec. 9 at 8pm EST on NBC.
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These easy-to-use video chat devices make it simple to connect with loved ones from afar and make it
Updated Dec. 16, 2020: New York during Christmas is home to a festival of holiday lights. Whether Ro
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New York City's Open Storefronts program—which is slated to begin Oct. 30—will allow storefront busi
Nick News: Kids Pick the President will be cast across Nickelodeon, TeenNick, and Nicktoons and be a
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A new study from Oxford Academic's Sleep Research Society suggests that touchscreens and televisions
Updated Oct. 5: Navigating the reopening of Westchester, Rockland, Long Island, and NYC and how to s
BASIS Independent Schools are expanding their campuses in both Brooklyn and Manhattan for the 2021-2
The New York Public Library released a list of 125 Books We Love for Teens to help inspire teens to
Whether you want a day trip or a weekend getaway, there are plenty of places to see fall foliage in
Updated Sept. 14: Free meals will continue to be offered to families by the NYC Department of Educat
Experts reflect on their experiences with telehealth services, what kinds of appoints work best and
BOO at the ZOO 2020 begins on Thursday, Oct. 1 and will run every Thursday-Sunday through Nov. 1 (in
Big SNOW is the only indoor, year-round ski resort in North America and opened at American Dream Mal
A Sesame Street podcast is coming to Audible in October with episodes releasing every Tuesday and Th
Chelsea Market now offers outdoor dining on 15th and 16th Streets with socially distanced tables.
Victorian Gardens at Wollman Rink in Central Park's operating season is coming to a close and it has
Saved by the Max, the pop-up carry out experience inspired by Save by the Bell, is open Aug. 20-Aug.
Tickets go on sale for Six Flags Great Adventure's newest event HALLOWFEST on Sept. 4 at 12pm.
Here are the aquariums in the New York area—as well as Connecticut and New Jersey—complete with thei
Henry says he brought his pet ducks and chickens to the fair last year, so he was inspired to bring
UPDATED Aug. 13: Supplement your kids schooling—whether it's online or in person—with Common Sense
Here are some virtual gyms offering virtual fitness classes and kids exercise videos for at-home gym
The GIANT Room NYC in Chelsea recently reopened for pandemic pods, gallery visits, free activities,
Updated Aug. 7: Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State schools can reopen for in-person
NewYork-Presbyterian's new hospital for women and newborns–the NewYork Presbyterian Alexandra Cohen
A Sour Patch Kids store is opening on Thursday, Aug. 6 in Greenwich Village. The menu will include a
Yankee Stadium is now offering free virtual tours of some of Yankee Stadium's most iconic areas as w
The $94 Million investment, as part of The Smart Schools Bond Act, will aim to improve school securi
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Updated July 13: Can the coronavirus spread in swimming pools? Does chlorine kill coronavirus? Are s
What you need to know to plan a day on the High Line, NYC's elevated park, with your kids during cor
UPDATED June 30: Favorites from Frozen, Moana, and Toy Story, authors of favorite kids’ books like
You can watch Kids, Race and Unity: A Nick News Special on Nickelodeon's YouTube channel, Nick On De
Updated June 17: Many restaurants and organizations in the New York area are stepping up to offer fr
Here's what you need to know about staying safe when going to the dentist during Coronavirus.
How your kids can have safe playdates and socialize with friends virtually with social distancing.
CNN is partnering with Sesame Street for a 60-minute, coronavirus special that focuses on answering
Zoos and aquariums all over the country are providing animal exhibit livestreams, online events, Q&A
The NYC department of Ed announced that summer school will be conducted via remote instruction this
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