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Visiting Day Gossip

By Eric Messinger

In Exchange For Food (That’s Not Camp Food), Our Editor’s Children Spill The Beans On Their Summer

EM blog With both our children away for seven weeks at sleepaway camp, Visiting Day has an emotional crescendo that cannot be denied. My wife and I joking place bets on which one of us will receive the first wave of running hugs, but the reason why it’s a joke is because it’s always her. We visited with Elena and Adam—now 14 and [more]

Sponsored Scoop: Teen Cooking Camp in Professional Kitchens

By New York Family

Don’t miss this great teen camp from the International Culinary Center, August 4-13

cooking If your teen's dream is to work in a professional kitchen, or they just love the idea of developing their culinary talents -- then the International Culinary Center's Cooking for Teens course --an intense, inspiring class for students ages 13-18-- is the perfect pick! This course requires zero experience. It's a technique-based class that will teach the skills to create meals [more]

Get In The World Cup Spirit

By Anastasia Capatina

Sign up for a day of free soccer lessons from Arsenal Football Club

Residential_Soccer_School_2_130822MAFC London’s most celebrated soccer club, Arsenal, is well known for its youth soccer schools across the US. Committed to excellence, the camps adhere to the official guidelines of professional world soccer and each is held at the finest facilities possible. Kids learn the game, perfect their technique, and get advice from the 13-time English league champions of Arsenal Football Club. [more]

Free Golf, Tennis, And Track And Field For Kids In New York City

By Nicole Goldstein

City Parks Foundation announces its summer 2014 sports program

Ready, set, go! School is almost over which means that summer will officially be here! For New York City Youth, playing in parks just became a lot more fun. On July 1st, City Parks Foundation will be starting their 2014 Summer Sports Program. The program offers free lessons and instruction for three sports: tennis, golf, and track and field. Along with free instruction, [more]

NYC’s Best Swimming Programs

By Iman Saad

Make A Splash This Summer With The City’s Best Swimming Programs & Lessons For Kids

Asphalt Green The Dwight School swimming lessons Editor's Note: If your little one is swimming this summer, click HERE and HERE to read about water safety. Though it may be hard to remember after the long, chilly winter that NYC had this year, summer in the city can get pretty hot! And what’s the best way to beat the heat? By [more]

Summer Dreamin’: Fun Family Picks, In & Around New York City

By jana beauchamp

Best Beaches, Nature Spots, Water Parks, Camping, And More!

134205658 Are you ready to take on the warm weather with a sense of adventure? Your kids certainly are! They’ve been waiting to play outside since winter started (and took forever to end). Here are some creative ways to enjoy the sunshine and great outdoors both in and around NYC. Get Wet & Wild Celebrate the 30th season at Dorney Parks Wildwater Kingdom [more]