2011

New Years Eve in the Bronx

Family Art Project: Create Your Year−Hello 2012!/Creando su año ¡Hola 2012! Sat, Dec 31, 2011 Ecology Building, 10AM—1PM Envision the year ahead, design your seasons and capture their delights with beautiful Wave Hill-inspired images to create your very own calendar for the New Year. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.       Have a New Years Eve event to add? Email us at [email protected]! Digg

Bronx Children's Museum Bus visits BronxMama party!

The Bronx Children’s Museum’s traveling exhibit, River on The Go treated us to a special surprise last weekend! BronxMama’s mini me Briana hosted a Winter Wonderland party for her Bronx pals, and they were so excited to have the traveling museum bus visit them for some Bronx River education. The kids learned about living specimens on the Bronx River and had fun learning about “Justin the Beaver.” If your school or organization

This Week at Wave Hill

The deeper we get into the holiday season, the more families intuitively crave serene, open spaces. With that in mind, we’ve plucked a leaf from Mother Nature’s book and left our calendar pretty quiet, knowing visitors will treasure the breathtaking vistas and the tranquil spirit of the winter garden. SAT, DECEMBER 17    FAMILY ART PROJECT―SPARKLE AND SHINE Sparkle and Shine/Brillo y luz Combine shiny foil, glittery beads and natural objects like

Giveaway: Mistletoe and the Christmas Kittens

Mistletoe and the Christmas Kittens – is a treat for the holidays.  The book embodies the true spirit of the season and is a gift that teaches the joy of giving.  Mistletoe is a great way for parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and teachers to spend time with children and have a special learning moment. Mistletoe is a cat that comes upon three kittens lost in a snowstorm. He selflessly braves

Chanukah Celebration

Happy Hanukkah 2011 Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Invites you to join him at the Bronx Annual Chanukah Celebration Mistress of Ceremony-Suzyn Waldman, New York Yankees Broadcaster Musical Performance-Dafna Israel-Kotok Shir Fun, Recording Artist and Educator Thursday, December 22, 2011 Program begins at 12:00 PM   The Bronx County Building Veteran’s Memorial Hall 851 Grand Concourse   Seating is Complimentary and Limited. RSVP 718.590.3989 or [email protected]   *Refreshments will be

Giveaway: Win Two Tickets to Godspell on Broadway

One lucky BronxMama reader will win tickets to see Godspell on Broadway! The legendary rock musical is back for its first-ever Broadway revival. Written by Grammy and Academy Award- winner Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked and Pippin as well as the movies “Pocahontas” and “Enchanted”, GODSPELL features popular hits like ‘Day By Day’, ‘Learn Your Lessons Well’, and ‘Turn Back O Man’. The show stars Broadway’s best young talent, including

Mommyhood Overwhelming? You're Not Alone!

Despite the thousands of items designed to “simplify” moms’ lives today, a recent survey conducted by Ivory revealed 80 percent of American moms think motherhood is actually more complicated today than it was 20 years ago. And while they may be more stressed out and busier than ever, almost nine out of 10 moms think they’re doing a better job balancing it all than their mothers did. The national survey

Add your child to Santa's Nice List

Did your child make the nice list this year? Mommy’s Mingle has a “Santa” connection! If you would like your child’s name in the Bronx Times Reporter Santa’s “NICE” list (FREE), please email his/her name to:  [email protected] before Friday the 16th!!!!! The following week you can enjoy spending the time with them checking to see if they’ve made Santa’s list! Happy Holidays from Mommy’s Mingle Digg this post Recommend on

Holly Jolly Trolley

BCA’s Culture Trolley Saturday returns on December 10th with an afternoon of free trolley rides, attractions, free giveaways, including a number of exhibitions, interactive games, dance and craft workshops, a benefit comic book sale, and a holiday craft sale by bronxArtworks artisans. The day begins and ends at the Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos Community College, 450 Grand Concourse at 149th Street. Click here for directions. Admission is free and all

BronxMama Giveaway: Dunkin Donuts K-Cups and a Keurig!

Dunkin’ Donuts is inviting all guests in the NY Metro Area to “Get GifteDD.” Get GifteDD is Dunkin’ Donuts Metro New York’s holiday promotion where people can win great prizes just by checking in with Facebook or Foursquare. BronxMama has been given a special offer: a special Dunkin’ Donuts Metro New York HoliDDay Giveaway for one of our lucky readers. The value of this prize is approximately $150, and includes: 1 Keurig®