September 2012

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, SEPTEMBER 29   FAMILY ART PROJECT—CLIFFS ON STILTS Cliffs on Stilts/Montañas en zancos Artist Isidro Blasco, currently exhibiting in Glyndor Gallery, leads us in this multi-media sculptural project that reflects his own work. We’ll use a mixture of clay, wood, sticks and photos to invent a 3-D interpretation of the natural rock formations of the Palisades. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. ECOLOGY BUILDING, 10AM‒1PM  

Win a Year Supply of Trident Gum

Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Trident. Trident recently launched a new campaign, See What Unfolds (SWU), which is all about spontaneous fun and unexpected collaborations! Their first collab is Aoki alongside Duran Duran  with a legendary remix of “Hungry Like The Wolf!” Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Trident. To celebrate, lots of bloggers are sharing with readers their favorite collaborations or ones they’d love

Spooktacular Halloween Mingle

Saturday October 6th 9am Check out a fun Halloween meetup with Mommy’s Mingle! Join them for a screening of Hotel Transylvania, complete with treats and a magic show! Visit http://www.meetup.com/Mommys-Mingle/events/82462782/ for more info!

Notify NYC and a $50 Gift Card

As part of National Preparedness Month, OEM is urging New York residents to sign up for Notify NYC, the City’s official emergency notification system. Subscribers receive text messages, e-mails, phone calls or Tweets about significant citywide events, as well as smaller events happening in their own neighborhoods. These notifications cover topics such as severe weather, school closures, subway disruptions, and traffic advisories in all areas of the city. Notify NYC

Last Days of Summer Giveaway #8

A fromTheBronx  t-shirt to go back to school in style! Back to school in style! One lucky BronxMama reader will win a fromTheBronx Vibe t-shirt for their favorite student. TO ENTER: Leave a comment letting us know what ways you like to rep the Bronx. A random winner will be chosen and notified via email. For more fromTheBronx fun, check out www.fromthebronx.com for apparel, accessories, posters and more!  

Last Days of Summer Giveaway #7

A Slot in the Fall 2012 Children’s Gardening Program at NYBG (Garden Crafters-ages 6-12) One lucky BronxMama reader will win a slot for their child in the Children’s Gardening Program at the New York Botanical Garden. Hands-on gardening is the perfect way for kids to get outside and get their hands dirty. Guided by instructors, kids plant, tend, and harvest fresh produce; prepare and taste the fruits of their labor; and

Last Days of Summer Giveaway #6

Ticket for an Arthur Avenue Walkabout Tour with NYC Tour Guide Susan Birnbaum One lucky BronxMama reader will win a ticket for a SusanSez Walkabout tour of Arthur Avenue (Retail value $45 (includes tastings)) Tour includes tastings and tour of the “real” Little Italy. To Enter: Leave a comment letting us know what you know about Arthur Avenue or what you’d love to find out. Random Winner will be chosen and notified by