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  1. NYRR Open Run

    February 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
    February 18, 2018  |  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    Conference House Park
    Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all
  2. Animal of the Month Club: Bald Eagles

    February 18 @ 10:00 am
    February 18, 2018  |  10:00 am - 10:00 am
    The Conference House
    New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Join the Urban Park Rangers as we view beavers and muskrats in their natural
  3. Con Edison STEM Family Days: Wearable Electronics

    February 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    February 18, 2018  |  10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Staten Island MakerSpace
    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Families are encouraged to learn together. Using conductive thread and washable components, make a tote bag that has a design that can light up. This is an electronic workshop as well as a
  4. Chinese New Year: Year of the Dog

    February 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    February 18, 2018  |  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Greenbelt Nature Center
    Celebrate the Year of the Dog with activities to promote safe, fun, and playful ways to spend time with pets outdoors. All well-mannered are dogs invited. If you don’t have a furry friend to call your own, adoption resources are
  5. Historic New York: The Greenbelt

    February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    February 18, 2018  |  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    Greenbelt Nature Center
  6. Art Studio

    February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    February 18, 2018  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
  7. Cinema Saturdays

    February 18 @ 2:00 pm
    February 18, 2018  |  2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a film on the big screen!
  8. Cool School Holiday

    February 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    February 19, 2018  |  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Free admission!
  9. Winter Olympic Medal Workshop

    February 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    February 19, 2018  |  11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Make a Winter Olympic medal. Pick up a timed ticket at the front desk; limited to 25 people per session.
  10. Krazy Kidz

    February 19 @ 11:30 am
    February 19, 2018  |  11:30 am - 11:30 am
    West New Brighton Library
    Join us for singing, dancing, coloring and stories. Meet other kids and their caregivers!
What's New
Getting Kids to Brush Their Teeth

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Kids have a long history of disliking dental care, which can frustrate parents, who know the importance of proper dental hygiene. While many youngsters may never excitedly run to the bathroom to brush their teeth, there are various approaches to

Humble Heroes

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We all know that children who are sick, hurt, grieving or have special needs, are the true heroes of the world. But what if you could make their day by helping them meet some of their own personal heroes? The

Staten Island Parent on NY1 News!

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Check us out — we’re on TV! Staten Island Parent is beyond excited to team up with Spectrum NY1 News in a bimonthly segment on their program, This Week on Staten Island. The segment will cover hot topics from the

The Proper Care of Teddy Bear

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Nothing is more comforting to a sick child than snuggling up on the couch with blanket and a favorite teddy bear. But what’s not so comforting is when teddy bear brings the flu virus to preschool or daycare the next

Summer Youth Employment Program

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The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with paid summer employment for up to six weeks in July and August. Participants work in a variety of entry-level jobs including: