Calhoun School, preschool-12th, offers a hands-on “learning by doing” curriculum, embracing the individuality of our students while supporting intellectual, emotional and social growth. Why emphasize learning by doing? While the passive learner takes information, stores it and attempts to summon it for tests and quizzes, the...

Are you still to make summer camp plans? Well, look no further - we are featuring some fantastic camps below! Whether your child is interested in sport, art, fashion, theater or something else, we've got you covered. MODELING CAMP - Camps for girls ages 7-10 and 11-17 [gallery...

Make your kids birthday the talk of the playground with these amazing parties. If you are looking for something a bit different, and cool, you won’t go wrong with this fabulous selection. The Fashion Class - Fab Fashion Design and Sewing Birthday Parties Join us in our 2500 square...

This is great news - Governors Island is opening a full month earlier this year. Governors Island is a 172 acre island in the heart of New York Harbor. It’s only 800 yards from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. There are so many cool things...

How amazing to have a day where ice cream is free! Well, today is that day courtesy of Ben & Jerry's. What Is Free Cone Day? Free Cone Day is a day where Ben & Jerry's can say thank you to their customers. This year's extravaganza will be taking...

We can't quite believe that Spring Break is just around the corner - especially given the winter weather we have had of late. So, if you are planning on sticking around New York City for the break, then you will want to check out these...

With Pre-K for All, Opportunity Starts Now In free, full-day, high-quality pre-K, teachers are sparking wonder and igniting learning in our children. Pre-K for All gives children stronger math and reading skills in elementary school and a better chance at success in life. Studies show that early...

On 52 days throughout the year, Illinois residents with a valid ID receive free general admission or discounted upgraded admission to the aquarium, when they purchase on-site. Upcoming Illinois Resident Discount Days 2017: January 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 February 6, 7, 10, 11, 12,...

Now that the holidays are over, and we’re settling into the New Year, it’s time to turn our thoughts to what fun our kids can enjoy in 2017. Kids love camp, and below are some fabulous ones. It's never too early to plan ahead for camp! Kate...