Jewish Children's Museum Unveils New Exhibit: A Voyage Through Jewish History
Brooklyn's Jewish Children's Museum opened its new-and-improved fourth floor, which now houses a fun and interactive exhibit that takes kids on a journey through Jewish history and culture.
Local Students Attend Unveiling of a Rare Copy of the Thirteenth Amendment
On February 1, the New-York Historical Society unveiled a rare handwritten copy of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution signed by Abraham Lincoln. The Thirteenth Amendment will on display at New-York Historical through April 1.
Community Works Together To Brighten Holidays
Holidays can be especially rough on kids and families who have lost a loved one, but thanks to collaborative efforts by two community establishments, more than 75 kids and adults of all ages from Rockland and Bergen counties joined together for a fun night of bouncing in huge inflatables and riding a thrilling virtual rollercoaster.
Grow to Learn Awards 36 Grants to NYC School Gardens
GrowNYC and the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City today announced $59,044 in mini-grant funding awarded to 36 public and charter schools looking to build, maintain, or expand their garden programs. These mini-grants, in amounts up to $2,000, are part of Grow to Learn: Citywide School Gardens Initiative.
The Worry Chest Helps Kids Chase Worries Away
The Worry Chest, a system developed by local resident Howard Abraham that helps children deal with and overcome everyday stress and anxiety, is now available in select stores throughout Rockland County.
How to Handle a Child's Frustration with Sports: Advice from the Experts in Westchester County, NY
As a parent on the sidelines, it can be challenging to watch your little competitor have a tough day on the field. That's why we asked experts around the Westchester County, NY, area to answer the following question: How should I handle it when my child is frustrated or upset after a particularly bad day with sports?
Family Travel: Celebrate America in Washington, DC
Find family-fun activities in our nation's capital.
Serve the Right Food at Your Child's Birthday Party: Tips from the Experts in Rockland County, NY
Food at parties seems to be an increasingly challenging issue. Some parents have gone organic, while more kids are diagnosed with allergies and lactose intolerances, and then there is the old-fashioned picky eater. See what advice the experts in Rockland County, NY, had for parents about serving food at children's birthday parties.
Fairfield Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - February 2010
Check out these family- and kid-friendly events and activities scheduled for the month of February in Fairfield County, CT.
Westchester Calendar Highlights: Activities for Kids and Families - February 2010
Check out some family-friendly events scheduled for the month of February in Westchester County.