12 Things to Do For Father's Day Weekend in the Bronx

Hit up the Hunt’s Point Fish Parade Saturday, June 18 Head over to Hunts Point Riverside Park where the parade begins, and up the streets of Hunts Point to the delight of revelers of all ages, and down to Barretto Point Park where the Summer Festival takes place. Enjoy arts, sports, live stage performances, health screenings, vendors and resource sharing at the festival. MORE INFO: www.thepoint.org/fishparade       Hit Up Turtle Cove for Mini Golf,

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

The Kids Rule Week!

The Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman will be presenting Jack and The Beanstalk and The Raggedy Ann and Andy Show – Monday July 29 (Raggedy Ann and Andy starts Tuesday July 30) through Friday August 2 at 10AM – outdoors –  at the Little Amphitheatre on The Peace Grove at Lehman College. Seating is limited. Admission is $1…that’s right….a buck. For reservations call 718.960.8025 AND then on Saturday and Sunday August 3 and 4

Welcome Home Weekend at Wave Hill

THU, JULY 4    INDEPENDENCE DAY Wave Hill is open. FRI, JULY 5    YOGA TOGETHER Child and parent or caregiver practice fun yoga poses that build strength, increase flexibility and relax body and mind in this one-hour class taught by Catherine McGibney, an instructor at Yoga for Bliss. Recommended for ages 3–5. Sessions are held outdoors only and are weather dependent. Call718.549.3200 x245 by 8AM on the day of the class for program

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, DECEMBER 1    FAMILY ART PROJECT—FESTIVE CANDLES Festive Candles/Velas festivas Mix and mold colored wax until it softens like clay, and then use it to embellish a plain, white candlestick.  Add an array of colors and textures to make a spectacular candle to light up the holiday season. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. ECOLOGY BUILDING, 10AM‒1PM   SUN, DECEMBER 2    FAMILY ART PROJECT—FESTIVE CANDLES Festive

Wave Hill Events-June 3rd to June 10th

With the wet spring we’ve had, the gardens are looking irresistibly lush — just made for getting your hands dirty, in fact. Come do so Saturday, June 4, and bring home a bit of what make gardens such a very satisfying experience. Mix it up with some read-aloud time on a free Tuesday morning, or a session of family yoga Friday morning, or a flirty new hat, Mom. When it

This Weekend in the Bronx- March 19th and 20th

You’ve probably already got this on your calendar since we posted it a week ago, but don’t forget the Very Hungry Caterpillar special event at the Barnes and Noble in Bay Plaza at 11 am. Kids will create a masterpiece along with the story. If the kids have plans with family or friends Saturday afternoon- moms should definitely take part in the Womans Empowerment Self Defense Workshop at St. James

This Weekend in the Bronx (March 12th and 13th)

No plans yet for this weekend? Check out some events going on in NYC Parks, including a Seal Shore Safari at Orchard Beach and a Family Art Project at Wave Hill. Saturday morning bring the kids dressed in St. Pattys day green to Barnes and Noble in Bay Plaza for a special storytime and activity at 11 am. OR on Saturday morning from 10 AM to NOON take the kids