winter recess

Mid-Winter Recess Roundup

Looking for things to do during the break from school? Don’t go stir crazy, check out our recommendations:   Carla Hall’s Culinary Kids Week at the New York Botanical Garden February 16–22, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. A week full of culinary events for kids at NYBG.  As part of the Garden’s Edible Academy initiative, join NYBG and Carla Hall for a family-friendly, weeklong festival celebrating the relationships among plants, farms, and

Learn to Swim Vacation Camp with NYC Parks

Over the Mid-winter Recess school break, NYC Parks offers children between the ages of 6 and 17 the opportunity to learn how to swim, stay active and exercise during their break from school. These free classes include both aquatic safety and fitness benefits and are a great way for children to have fun in the winter. Parents interested in signing up their kids for this opportunity should reach out to