A Closer Look: Society of Seasonal Secretkeepers

Santa is a tradition for many of us. We remember the excitement of writing our list every year, mailing it off to the North Pole, and trying to stay up late enough to catch the big guy putting presents under the tree. And while we teach our children to always be truthful, we can’t help but give them the same magic our parents gave us. So when the kids start

May Events at Bronx Writers Center

May  The Bronx Council on the Arts was honored to participate in the PEN World Voices literary festival this year, in conjunction with PEN American Centerand the Bronx Museum of the Arts… Thanks for all your encouragement and support on this exciting new venture for us! Coming up… Saturday, May 16 Poe Park Visitor Center 11:00am-1:00pm Bronx Crime and Noir Writers─Writing the First Scene with Bronx Writers Center Director Charlie Vázquez You have a point-of-view

Free Stop 'N' Swap Community Reuse Event in Westchester Square

In partnership with the Westchester Square BID, GrowNYC celebrates Earth Month with its 100th Stop ‘N’ Swap community reuse event at Westchester Square.  GrowNYC, a non-profit organization working to improve NYC’s quality of life, invites the public to bring portable, reusable items to share or simply come see what is free for the taking. Stop ‘N’ Swaps have developed a regular following among thrifty and environmentally conscious New Yorkers.  In

Band-Aid & NeoSporin Encourage Play #PlayOn

By: Michelle Lucille If you have kids then you know first hand that injuries happen. In my family when scrapes and cuts happen the first thing I do is head for a band-aid and Neosporin. Two very trusted and commonly used things in my household. The band-aid brand has been  a staple in my family for decades. As a mom of a very curious toddler who is learning to walk

Join NYC Public Advocate Letitia James for a Town Hall on Education, Mayoral Control, and Parent/Community Engagement

Join Letitia James in the Bronx: Bronx Forum March 5, 2015 6:00PM – 8:00PM Lehman College East Dining Hall 250 Bedford Park Blvd. W Bronx, NY 10486   Dear Parents and Guardians: On March 5th, I will host my first Mayoral Control Forum in the Bronx. These forums will take place in each of our five boroughs, giving parents, elected officials, and education advocates a much needed platform to discuss

Get your little dancer featured in the next Pampers video

This week Pampers hosted a fun event to celebrate their current #babygotmoves & #bebeconritmo campaign at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan. From now until September 24th, parents can upload videos of their little dancing bambinos to Pampers Instagram (@PampersBabyGotMoves), Twitter or Facebook pages (@Pampers) and the clip could be featured in Pampers next video. The fun campaign is to celebrate fun morning moments when baby wakes up dry, happy and ready to dance!