August 8, 2014

Review: Marvel Universe Live

Last Thursday night the Santos family “assembled” (hee hee, I couldn’t help myself) along with the Avengers for the action packed opening night of the Marvel Universe LIVE! tour kicking off at IZOD center in New Jersey and enjoyed some yummy food and pre-show activities for the kids. SO MUCH FUN!!! Dahlia got to channel her inner “Black-Widow” as she threw on some boxing gloves and beat down a few “villains” , before showing off her archery skills. We

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, AUGUST 9    FAMILY ART PROJECT: SPRAY A GARDEN Paint the colors of summer into a garden made without brushes. Combine mists of watercolor with blossoms fashioned from color-soaked coffee filters to make a blooming vision. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM   SUN, AUGUST 10    SUMMER BIRDING Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of diverse bird species and their behavior on these captivating walks through

Back to School Drive with Boogie on the Boulevard

Sunday, August 17 11:00 am (while supplies last) On the Grand Concourse Support local Bronx students by giving them the tools to succeed in the 2014-15 school year. This summer The Gift to Empower is collecting supplies from June 1st to August 15th to be distributed directly to children during Boogie on the Boulevard (a summer festival that will close the main road on the Grand Concourse to vehicular traffic from 165th-167th

The Children's Gardening Program Gets Festive in Fall!

We’ve had a chance to be a part of this program and must stay it is amazing!! The fall Children’s Gardening Program kicks off September 6, treating kids to a cool new season of gardening fun, fresh food, and nature exploration in the Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden. Sprouts and Crafters will plant, tend, and harvest lettuce, radishes, carrots, and more; learn about such themes as the changing seasons, our fall