April 2012

Bronx Children's Museum Pilot Program Trout Release this Friday!

The day has come — 53 young children ages four to five years old will release trout into the wild! The preschoolers from Bronxworks will be releasing the trout that they raised into the Cross River at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation on Friday, April 27th. The Bronx Children’s Museum has been collaborating with Trout in the Classroom, a national environmental education program, to pilot Little Friends of the River at

McDonalds Nutrition Network

By: Priscilla Lino On Tuesday, March 27, 2012 in Times Square was the launching of McDonald’s New York Metro Nutrition Network, a new community outreach initiative to provide funds to local organizations for grassroots nutrition programs. Through the program, New York Tri-State McDonald’s restaurant owners are offering seed money to help local organizations bring nutrition information and guidance to the communities they serve. This initiative is an extension of McDonald’s national

Children's Gardening Program

There is still time to register your child for the Children’s Gardening Program at the New York Botanical Garden. Briana and I had the chance to preview the garden recently, and she loved it! Kids will love digging in the dirt and help plant their own garden, while at the same time learning about eating healthy! Who knows, they might be able to teach mom and dad a thing or

Giveaway: Dunkin Donuts and Make A Wish

We want to share a fun giveaway with you that is also for a great cause. As part of an ongoing commitment to give back to the community, Dunkin’ Donuts is proud to announce the launch of a new charitable program called “Wishes DelivereD.”  As part of a partnership with non-profit organization Make-A-Wish Foundation, Dunkin’ Donuts is kicking off a month-long effort to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical

Things to do over Spring Break

If you’re lucky enough to be home for the break with your children, or at least a few days- you might already have planned out a week of activities. And if you’re really lucky, you’re away on vacation and won’t see this post until you return 😉 But, some of us didn’t have a chance to sit down and plan an itinerary- so BronxMama wanted to share some ideas that

Discount: Disney's Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever!

Phineas and Ferb: The Best Live Tour Ever! opens for a six day run at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, April 5.   It will then move to the Westchester County Center, St. George Theatre, Nassau Coliseum and IZOD Center. Use the code AGENTP to save $5 on each ticket for ANY show at ANY of the above venues.  This special offer does not apply to Front row or any