January 15, 2011

PAL SMARTS ASSISTS BRONX YOUNGSTERS ON ROAD TO ACADEMIC SUCCESS

Afterschool, Monday through Friday, Bronx youngsters can be found working on math problems by cutting colored paper into shapes and sizes to visually solve fractions, participating in spelling bees and word games and listening to Billie Holiday songs to learn about how jazz contributes to African-American history at Police Athletic League’s (PAL) After School Programs at PAL’s New South Bronx Center, PAL’s Webster-Giannone Center in Fordham-Tremont and PS 48 in

MLK Weekend

  While there are lots of events going on this weekend in NYC in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., not everyone wants to spend a long train ride on their day off- so don’t forget that there are events right here in the Bronx that you can enjoy with your family! 

January at Wave Hill 17-26

The snow might still be on the ground, but this month at Wave Hill there are plenty of activities for you and your family. Be sure to check out the Hibernators Ball-where you don’t even have to change out of your PJ’s to enjoy yourself!

BronxMama Giveaway

With two snow storms behind us, who knows what is to come. But after we witnessed how crippled NYC was after not being prepared for the first one, I’m sure we are all concerned with making sure we’re ready for whatever winter brings throws at us next. Luckily, the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has created a cool Disaster Preparedness Starter Kit and has a kit to giveaway