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    • A local mom contemplates when to bear down—and when to back off—when it comes to helping her kids reach their potential 

    • Our editor and his family take a vacation to Hawaii and visit Volcanoes National Park

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    “Where The Wild Things Are” At The NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts

    Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production by the House Theatre Company... [more]

    “Where The Wild Things Are” At The NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts

    Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production by the House Theatre Company... [more]

    “Where The Wild Things Are” At The NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts

    Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production by the House Theatre Company... [more]

    “The Pied Piper” At The New Victory Theater

    Italy’s Carlo Colla & Sons Marionette Company will perform its production of “The Pied Piper” starting this Friday at the... [more]

    Mother’s Day Party At NY Kids Club

    Celebrate Mother's Day at the New York Kids Club Mother's Day Party! Children will create their own picture frames and... [more]

    Kids Night Out! At Karma Kids Yoga

    Join Karma Kids Yoga for their first night out event! They'll start with fun yoga games, hooping, and a super-fun... [more]

    Big Swim Big Kick At Asphalt Green

    Want to swim in an Olympic-sized pool?  Or play competitive soccer on Asphalt Green's soccer field?  Then, head over to... [more]

    Big Swim Big Kick At Asphalt Green

    Want to swim in an Olympic-sized pool?  Or play competitive soccer on Asphalt Green's soccer field?  Then, head over to... [more]

    “Goodnight Moon & The Runaway Bunny” At Tribeca PAC

    Kids of all ages will love this live performance of two classic children's books. Goodnight Moon is on every family's... [more]

    10th Annual Japan Day In Central Park

    Celebrate Japan Day in Central Park this Sunday! All are invited to spend the day exploring Japanese culture through food,... [more]

    Mother’s Day Weekend At Wave Hill

    Wave Hill goes all out for Mother’s Day, making it one of the garden’s biggest weekends of the year! Tour... [more]

    Mother’s Day Weekend Garden Party At The New York Botanical Garden

    Celebrate Mother’s Day in a beautiful natural setting during the New York Botanical Garden’s annual Mother’s Day Weekend Garden Party.... [more]

    The Butterfly Conservatory At The American Museum Of Natural History

    The Butterfly Conservatory is back at the American Museum of Natural History! More than 500 of these winged creatures can... [more]

    “Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: New York City Regional Exhibition” At The Met

    Come to the Metropolitan Museum of Art to see more than 600 works of art and writing by NYC teens... [more]

    The Art of Science-The Science of Art: Works on Paper By Gloria Garfinkel

    Explore the astronomy-inspired work of artist Gloria Garfinkel at the New York Hall of Science.  Garfinkel's work in this exhibition... [more]

    The Butterfly Conservatory At The American Museum Of Natural History

    The Butterfly Conservatory is back at the American Museum of Natural History! More than 500 of these winged creatures can... [more]

    “Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: New York City Regional Exhibition” At The Met

    Come to the Metropolitan Museum of Art to see more than 600 works of art and writing by NYC teens... [more]

    The Art of Science-The Science of Art: Works on Paper By Gloria Garfinkel

    Explore the astronomy-inspired work of artist Gloria Garfinkel at the New York Hall of Science.  Garfinkel's work in this exhibition... [more]

    The Butterfly Conservatory At The American Museum Of Natural History

    The Butterfly Conservatory is back at the American Museum of Natural History! More than 500 of these winged creatures can... [more]

    “Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: New York City Regional Exhibition” At The Met

    Come to the Metropolitan Museum of Art to see more than 600 works of art and writing by NYC teens... [more]

    The Art of Science-The Science of Art: Works on Paper By Gloria Garfinkel

    Explore the astronomy-inspired work of artist Gloria Garfinkel at the New York Hall of Science.  Garfinkel's work in this exhibition... [more]

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