One CAN Make a Difference. Canstruction® is an international charity competition where architects, engineers, contractors and students they mentor, compete to design and build giant structures made entirely from full cans of food. At the close of the competition all of the food from the New...

We all know that NYC is a city with an abundance of choice, and it is the very same when it comes to choosing a private school - with so many, it's sometimes difficult to know where to start. Here we are focussing on a few fantastic schools...

It's that time of year again, time to look out those winter woolies, and dust down your ice skates. There really is a vast choice of places to ice skate in the city, and it is a great activity to enjoy with your family. Who...

We spent an afternoon this week at Beacon Leisure Centre in Burntisland. Our kids had never been there before, and it was a great treat for them. They weren't too enthused when I said I was taking them swimming, but when they realised that the pool...

Greenlight Bookstore is thrilled to partner with fellow local independent retailer Play Kids to bring books to Prospect Lefferts Gardens! Starting in October 2015, Greenlight will offer a curated selection of children's books at Play Kids' location at Flatbush Avenue & Westbury Court in PLG.  Neighborhood...

The Parks Afterschool Program provides children ages 6-13 the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities. The program takes place Monday through Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., a critical time to engage school-aged children in structured activities. The trained, caring staff create...

Little Swappies is a regular clothes swapping event which encourages families to reduce, reuse, and recycle! Not only is there clothes swapping going on at these events, there are books and toys to be swapped too - and, there are lots of other family friendly activities...

Opening on August 20, after almost 10 years in the works, this new addition to The Battery Conservancy aims to entertain, inspire and educate adults and children alike. The story of SeaGlass began when The Battery Conservancy was designing the park’s interior to reflect its rich history and...

Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football, futsal, lacrosse, soccer, Speedminton, track, ultimate frisbee, and volleyball.  The program covers basic and more advanced techniques. Summer Sports Experience is recommended...