Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, Outdoor Summer Movies, and a Scottish Fest and Games August 23-25
Welcome Tennis Stars: The 2013 U.S. Open kicks off this Saturday with the annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, full of family-friendly fun including tennis clinics, interactive games, live music, and the chance to meet tennis's biggest stars up close and personal.
Thinking about signing your kid up for tennis? Learn about the benefits of individual sports, including how they can be especially helpful for children with special needs.
Considering a Move? Find your family's dream house on the easy-to-use NYMP real estate database. It has updated listings for thousands of houses, condos, co-ops, rentals, and open houses on Long Island and in Westchester, Fairfield, and other suburbs. Check out this open house for a 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom lake home in Katonah, NY on Sunday, Aug. 25, from 2-4pm, and search for more homes at realestate.nymetroparents.com
Aug. 22-Sept. 8 'Wanda's Monster,' A Family Musical Vineyard Theatre, Manhattan A little girl forms an unexpected bond with a fuzzy purple monster in this warm-hearted show. Buy 1 ticket, get 1 free with code: PPFREE.
Sunday, Aug. 25 EcoFest Times Square, Manhattan Celebrate the environment with magic shows, art exhibits, face painting, a 10-foot snowman, and more.
Sundays, Sept. 1 and Oct. 6 Family-Friendly Comedy Brunch Levity Live, West Nyack, NY Laugh with nationally-touring professional comedians and enjoy Sunday brunch with the whole family.
Sundays, Oct. 6 Expecting Parents Expo Hilton Long Island, Melville, NY Expectant Long Island parents can explore new products, services, and activities in a fun-filled and informative environment.
NYC Farmers' Market: Last month, NYC launched a four-month fruits and vegetables prescription pilot program to help low-income and high-risk patients eat healthier meals overall. The program prescribes "Health Bucks" (paper vouchers worth $2 each) to patients who may use them at NYC farmers' markets.
Teach kids to make healthy choices and be sure they get all of the necessary nutrients, espcially those who will play sports and take up after-school activities once school starts. Here, key nutrients for your teen's development