Carousels in Connecticut
This guide features carousels and merry-go-rounds in Connecticut, including Bridgeport, Bristol, Danbury, and Hartford, CT. It includes a description of each carousel as well as its location, the hours it's open, and the price per ride.
Holiday Events in Rockland County this December
Holiday events for kids in Rockland County, NY, including Christmas and Hanukkah festivals and activities in Pomona, Suffern, West Nyack, and just over the border in Paramus, NJ.
10 Tips to Help Parents Teach Kids How to Give Back This Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is all about being thankful for what you have, and this season, teach your kids about the importance of giving back to the community with these parenting tips and advice.
5 Places to Show Off Your Halloween Costumes In or Near Rockland
Picking the "right" Halloween costume is a big deal for kids, who have probably been thinking about what they want to be for Halloween last year. Now that they've decided, take them to show off their costume at some of the most fun, kid-friendly Halloween events in and around Rockland County.
Meet the Intern: Kara Faulk
Get to know Kara Faulk, one of NYMetroParents' fall 2012 editorial interns.
Get Free Museum Admission on Sept. 29
During Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day Live!, you can get free admission to participating museums in the NYC area and beyond.
Rain with a Chance of Fish and Spiders
The Emmy Award-winning weatherman for WABC, Channel 7 in New York City, Bill Evans, publishes a children's book of fun facts, stories, and explanations about the weather called "It's Raining Fish and Spiders."
Tin Man Teaches Kids to Have a Heart
Based on a true story and written by a former teacher and musical director, the children's book "Sammy the Tin Man" aims to help kids cope with the loss of a loved one.
Military Families Get Free Admission to Blue Star Museums this Summer
Active duty military and their family members can enjoy free admission to 70 museums, cultural centers, and historical sites in the NYC area this summer through the Blue Star Museums program.
Father's Day Fun on Long Island
Looking for something fun to do for Father's Day on Long Island? Try one of these free/low-cost and family-friendly events, including everything from story time to fishing.