• New York Family’s February 2014 Issue

    Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli, Bloggers We Love, The Best Baby Bottles And Breast Pumps of 2014, and more!

    By New York Family
    HIResFeb14Features

    Tough Cookie
    For Iron Chef and local mom Alex Guarnaschelli, life’s finest ingredients include hard work, quality mother-daughter time, and plenty of fresh produce

    A tribute to ten local bloggers with a special mix of voice, vision, and love of family

    To Birth & Beyond
    A roundup of pre- and post-natal education, exercise, and support classes around the city

    Family Fun Guide

    10 Great Events For February
    Celebrating Dave Brubeck with Jazz at Lincoln Center, a modern take on “The Frog Prince,” Kids’ Week at the Intrepid, and more

    For families who like to plan ahead, here’s our family-fun hit list for the coming months
     
    Home & Away

    Quality Time
    How an organized apartment can help foster good learning habits, responsibility, and independence in children

    Choosing the right type of camp for your child—whether day or sleepaway, single-sex or coed, traditional or specialist—can make all the difference
     
    Columns

    Editor’s Note
    Like It Is

    Events & Offers

    It’s My Party
    Birthday celebrations at The Craft Studio, Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum, and the Field House at Chelsea Piers

    Scoop

    Lysst
    Red-hot Valentine’s Day gifts for luxury-loving moms and dads

    Fun DIY projects for kids of all ages from local art programs

    Growing Up
    In her debut book, All Joy and No Fun, journalist and local mom Jennifer Senior puts the focus on the complexities of modern parenthood

    The best bottles and breast pumps of 2014

    A Good Idea
    Your guide to the best outdoor spring sports programs in the city for kids

    A local mother shares the cautionary story of her daughter’s two-year recovery from a sports-related concussion
  • Calendar

    Honey Harvest Festival At The Voelker Orth Museum

    Join the Voelker Orth Museum in Flushing, Queens for its Honey Harvest Festival! All ages can learn the bee waggle... [more]

    Front/Row Cinema: “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” At South Street Seaport

    Head over to South Street Seaport for a an outdoor screening of 1988's Who Framed Roger Rabbit? This animated/live action cult classic... [more]

    Game Day In West Harlem Piers Park

    Ages 12 and under can grab some exercise during Game Day in West Harlem Piers Park! Free games include lawn... [more]

    Chinese Ribbon Dance Workshop At Battery Park City Library

    Ages 4 and up are invited to the Battery Park City Library for a Chinese Ribbon Dance Workshop! Margaret Yuen,... [more]

    Family Fishing Night In Prospect Park

    Families with children ages 8 and up can cast their line in the Prospect Park pond during Family Fishing Night.... [more]

    Truth Or Dare: Honesty and the High Holy Days At West End Synagogue

    The West End Synagogue will explore the topic of honesty in Judaism during a one-hour family program entitled "Honesty and... [more]

    Little Makers: Chill Out With A Fizzy Drink At The New York Hall of Science

    Want to know the secrets behind citrus fruits? Come to the New York Hall of  Science on Friday, August 22nd... [more]

    Movie: “The Wizard of Oz” In Hudson River Park

    Come to Hudson River Park's Pier 46 on Friday, August 22nd, at 8:30pm to watch 1939's The Wizard of Oz as the sun... [more]

    Symbolic Selfies At The Children’s Museum of the Arts

    For the young artist in your life, come to the Children's Museum of the Arts on Friday, August 22nd between... [more]

    Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day At USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

    Tennis fans and otherwise will have a blast at the Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day in Flushing Meadows, Corona Park! With... [more]

    Blues BBQ At Hudson River Park

    Combine your family’s love of Blues and BBQ! Hudson River Park’s Pier 84 is hosting this scrumptious festival with America’s... [more]

    Sprinkler Day At Asphalt Green

    Get some relief from the summer heat at Asphalt Green's Sprinkler Day on Saturday, August 23rd.  Starting at 10:30 a.m., your kids... [more]

    Brighton Jubilee Festival At Brighton Beach

    Come to the annual Brighton Jubilee Festival on Sunday, August 24th to experience multiple entertainment stages, shopping booths, kiddie rides,... [more]

    NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam At Governors Island

    If your little ones can’t get enough of cars, take them to see this classic VW show! The NYC Volkswagen Traffic... [more]

    August Hip Tot Family Day In Greenwood Park

    Greenwood Park is hosting an end-of-summer party for its monthly Hip Tot Family Day. There will be live music, crafts,... [more]

    Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs at American Museum of Natural History

    Take a walk back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. In AMNH's latest exhibit, Pterosaurs: Flight in the... [more]

    Art Adventure Mondays At The Jewish Museum

    Explore the galleries of the Jewish Museum with stories, sketching, and exciting themes each week.... [more]

    The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway

    Broadway’s longest-running show, based on the horror novel in which a deformed composer haunts an opera house, still delivers romance,... [more]

    Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs at American Museum of Natural History

    Take a walk back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. In AMNH's latest exhibit, Pterosaurs: Flight in the... [more]

    Blue Man Group

    This literally blue trio combines theater, art, and technology into a fascinatingly original performance that’s hard to describe. It’s recommended... [more]

    Cinderella on Broadway

    Originally produced for television in 1957 and starring an up-and-coming Julie Andrews, this Rodgers & Hammerstein musical made its Broadway... [more]

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