March 2013

Bronx Family Resouce Day

Bronx Family Resource Day Join the New York City Child Care Resource & Referral Consortium for Bronx Family Resource Day. Representatives from a variety of community resources will be available to provide information to help families find summer camps, child care programs and educational resources. Clown activities and give-aways will be available for children. Date & Time: March 16, 2013, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Venue Name & Address: Bronx Library Center,

Doll Making at Huntington Free Library

Saturday, March 16, 2013 12:30-3:00 pm Doll Making with Alba Garcia Alba is a master doll maker and sculptor who is world-renowned for her doll creations and art creatures. This workshop will both fascinate and leave you yearning for more. Saturday, April 20, 2013 12:30-3:00 pm Recycle Art with Star Nigro Join artist Star Nigro as she shows you cool and clever ways to make great eco art. Learn to construct a masterpiece by

African Arts Family Mural with the Bronx Children's Museum

Saturday, March 9th, 16th, & 23rd, April 6th & 13th: 10:00am-12:00pm African Arts Family Mural Bronx Museum of the Arts 1040 Grand Concourse, 3rd Fl. The Bronx Children’s Museum and guest artist Tesfaye Tessema invite families with children from K-3rd grade to work and play together for five weekends beginning March 9th to create a large mural about something of their choosing that celebrates their identity and their culture. The mural will then be

Bronx Park Living Library Walk

March 09, 2013 (11am) Bronx Park Living Library Walk Zimmerman’s Playground (Britton St. bet. Olinville Ave. & Barker Ave.)  Join us for our first Ramble of the year led by Mr. Morgan Powell “Bronx Park Living Library Walk” This all new interactive walking tour is designed for all ages. We will explore the joy of lifelong learning by looking at neighborhood parks and landmarks with the founder of Bronx River

Safari Ltd. Giveaway!

Hopefully you had a chance to check out our 2013 Toy Fair Picks and saw that we included Safari Ltd. in our list of faves. We love these hand painted classics so much, and are excited to share a giveaway with our readers! One lucky BronxMama reader will win their choice of three animals: Incredible Creatures® Panda Baby Incredible Creatures® Alligator with Babies Winner’s Circle Percheron Gelding Some fun facts

This Week at Wave Hill

SAT, MARCH 2   FAMILY ART PROJECT—FAMILY ROOTS AND BRANCHES Family Roots and Branches/Ramas y Raices Familiares Make a family album featuring your family’s global roots. See and sketch trees from around the world and use your sketch in a collaged, hand-made book bound with a found twig. Bring family photos, if you like, to adorn your album. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. ECOLOGY BUILDING, 10AM‒1PM

Mommy To Bee Expo

MAS Inc. is proud to present the Mommy To Bee Expo for Moms and Moms-to-Be! Sunday, March 10, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT) Villa Barone Manor 737 Throggs Neck Expressway   Expectant moms, new moms and moms of toddlers can learn about essential products and services from newborn care, childcare, fitness and healthcare, to Baby Products, Banking, Entertainment, Apparel & Accessories, Feeding, Gear, Gifts, Insurance, Nursery Products, Photography, Pregnancy