Eleni Skoutakis

Teaching Children With Special Needs How To Swim

(Oct. 03, 2014) - Water safety is crucial for all children, especially those with special needs, as drowning is the leading cause of death after a person with autism wanders from safety. We've gathered helpful information and tips to help children with special needs learn to swim and achieve safety and independence in the water.


Queens County Farm Museum: A Rural Getaway Right in NYC

Queens County Farm Museum: A Rural Getaway Right in NYC

(Sep. 29, 2014) - Visit the Queens County Farm Museum historic site in Floral Park to be transported back to a simpler time and enjoy country-style activities for the whole family.


Technology Education Center Opens in Westport

(Jul. 22, 2014) - CompuChild, a STEM education facility in Fairfield County, offers STEM classes for kids in Westport. Kids can learn to build robots and other machines.


Long Island City Welcomes the NY Kids Club

(Jul. 21, 2014) - NY Kids Club, an early childhood educational and recreational program provider, recently opened its Long Island City location. The club offers preschool classes and early childhood enrichment classes.


Composer Joe Delia Shares Passion for Music through Teaching

(Jul. 14, 2014) - Musician and tv and film composer Joe Delia, who is also a member of Thieves, is now offering piano, film scoring, vocal, and guitar lessons in Tappan.


Ninjago Laser Training Camp Opens at Legoland Discovery Center

Ninjago Laser Training Camp Opens at Legoland Discovery Center

(Jul. 14, 2014) - Legoland Discovery Center Westchester recently debuted its newest attraction, Ninjago Laser Training Camp, which was inspired by Lego's Ninjago line.


The Goddard School Adds Mini Camps to Summer Programming

(Jul. 14, 2014) - The Goddard School in Hastings-on-Hudson now offers specialized summer programs for preschoolers enrolled in its summer camp, including gymnastics, nature, and fort building.


Madeline’s 75th Anniversary Celebrated with New-York Historical Society Exhibit

(Jul. 02, 2014) - To celebrate Madeline's 75th anniversary, the New-York Historical Society is hosting the exhibit Madeline in New York: The Art of Ludwig Bemelmans. The exhibit includes works of art, the original manuscript, and special artifacts.


2014 Free Summer Meals Program Kicks Off in New York City

(Jun. 26, 2014) - The No Kid Hungry Campaign, NYC Department of Education, and the NBA teamed up to kick off the 2014 Free Summer Meals program in NYC, which provides millions of free meals to kids and teens during summer school vacation.


C2Education Opens Tutoring Center in Stony Brook

(Jun. 24, 2014) - National K to 12 education center C2Education recently opened in Stony Brook. The tutoring and test prep center offers academic help to students on Long Island, as well as helps students with college application essays.


Sky Zone Offers Programs for Toddlers, Those with Special Needs

(Jun. 24, 2014) - Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Center in Deer Park now offers two special jump times: a sensory jump time for children with special needs and a toddler jump time. During both times, the facility is closed to others to provide a safe jumping environment.


Tutor Time Set to Open New Location in Melville

(Jun. 24, 2014) - Tutor Time, a nationwide child care and learning center, plans to open its Melville location later this month. The early childhood learning center offers infant and toddler care, as well as preschool, before- and after-school, and weekly music programs.


Modeling Camp NYC Launches Program for Younger Girls

(Jun. 24, 2014) - Modeling Camp, a nationwide camp that teaches girls about the modeling and fashion industries, recently launched a program for younger girls, ages 8-11. The day camp in New York City runs for four days.


Sterling Care Launches Nanny Placement Program

(Jun. 10, 2014) - Sterling Care, a Greenwich family services company, recently added its nanny placement service to help families find an in-home child care provider. Sterling Care also offers training in topics such as CPR and first aid training and organization.


Meet the Intern: Eleni Skoutakis

(May. 21, 2014) - Get to know Eleni Skoutakis, a summer 2014 editorial intern with NYMetroParents.


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