Editor's Picks

Where to Volunteer with Kids Now and All Year Long

Looking for ways to teach kids it really is better to give than to receive? Here’s where you and the family can help out together.

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For Inspiring Crafts: Oliloli Arts & Crafts Studio in Queens

Handmade Holiday: 6 Kid-Friendly Spots for DIY Gifts

Here’s where you and the little one can make some presents with a personal touch.

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10 Kid-Friendly New Year’s Parties in NYC

Times Where? Check out our list of alternatives to watching to ball drop that the whole family will enjoy!

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For seasonal shopping: Wilken’s Farm

Chop Shop: Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

The guys on the corner are more convenient, but not as much fun. Get your own evergreen at these nearby farms!

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Flame On!: 7 Festive Family-Friendly Hanukkah Celebrations

Get your dreidel on with these fun and festive ways to mark the Festival of Lights all around NYC!

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7 December Concerts You Should Not Miss

Celebrate the season with these rockin’ gigs from kindie music stars!

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Choo Good: Three Train-tastic Exhibits in NYC

Looking to indulge some locomotive love this holiday season (and beyond)? Check out this trio of spec-track-ular shows!

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NYC’s Top Tree Lightings and Holiday Displays

Looking to get in the seasonal spirit? Grab the family and check out these glorious, glowing sights.

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5 Big-Value Must-Have Family Memberships

Looking to get more bang for your buck next year? Sign up and save big!

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Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in NYC All Month Long!

We’ve got ways to be merry, happy (and really busy) with the kids for the next six weeks!

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Top Spots to Take a Snap With Santa

Naughty? Nice? How ’bout somewhere in between? Here’s where to saddle up next to St. Nick this year.

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30 Reasons to Be Thankful You’re a New York City Parent

Show some gratitude with attitude! Check out our list of why raising kids in the city rocks!

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Just Opened: “Nature’s Fury” at the American Museum of Natural History

You’ll be blown away by this new exhibit devoted to the science of natural disasters!

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For Older Kids: YMCA

Night Shift: Evening Drop-Off Options To Try

Need a place to keep the kid occupied for a few hours while you get stuff done? Check out these P.M. parties your little ones will love!

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No Kidding! NYC’s Only Co-Working Space With Childcare

Self-employed and got some work to do — but have this thing called a kid you’re responsible for? Work and play co-exist here!

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