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  1. Toddler Time

    February 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    February 27, 2015  |  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Port Richmond Library
    Enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
  2. Toddler Time

    February 27 @ 10:30 am
    February 27, 2015  |  10:30 am - 10:30 am
    Tottenville Library
    Songs, stories and fun for ages 18-36 months. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood!
  3. Itty Bitty Play Time

    February 27 @ 11:00 am
    February 27, 2015  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs and rhymes. Join the fun and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood.
  4. Kidz Cook

    February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    February 27, 2015  |  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Favorite recipes from the White House’s 1st female executive chef. 2, 3 & 4PM
  5. Wii Time

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm
    February 27, 2015  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    South Beach Library
  6. Wii Love Gaming

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm
    February 27, 2015  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Challenge your friends and other kids as you play cool Wii games!
  7. Fun Fridays

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm
    February 27, 2015  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Great Kills Library
    Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs, rhymes, and a fun craft!
  8. South Pole Animals

    February 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
    February 28, 2015  |  11:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Heron Nature Center
    Who lives down South? Join us and find out!
  9. Kiddie Craft Time

    February 28 @ 11:15 am
    February 28, 2015  |  11:15 am - 11:15 am
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Join us for fun themed arts and crafts. First come, first served. Caregivers welcome.
  10. Doodlebug FunTime: Series 2

    February 28 @ 12:00 pm
    February 28, 2015  |  12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
    Blue Heron Nature Center
    Kick off the weekend early with some Friday afternoon fun. Join Kathleen Hagen for storytelling, music & crafts. Registration is a must in order for us to have a craft project for each little one.
What's New
Double Blessings: What It’s Like Having Twins


This past June, my husband and I learned that we would be expecting twins in the first weeks of 2015. As a mom of a 3-year-old singleton, the experience with my twin pregnancy has differed greatly from my earlier pregnancy

Baby Teeth

Smiling child girl brushing teeth in bathroom

Teaching your child good oral hygiene habits early can lead to a lifelong healthy smile, but did you know that just because babies don’t have any visible teeth doesn’t mean they can’t get cavities? A baby’s 20 primary teeth are

Host a Memorable First Communion Party


Receiving the Sacrament of the Eucharist is a momentous event in a young Christian’s life, marking one of the first steps he or she takes in individual faith formation. Children who receive the Eucharist are further initiated into the church

Procedures for Staten Island Public School Closings in the Case of Emergency Conditions

school closings

The New York City Department of Education will continue to make every effort to keep schools open on days of inclement weather. Parents should use their own discretion as to whether they will permit their children to travel to school

Kindergarten Admission and Application Process


If you live in New York City and your child is turning five years old in 2015, your child should begin kindergarten in September 2015. New York City families can apply to kindergarten online, over-the-phone, or in person at a

Has your child ever been rushed to the hospital? Here at RUMC, we know how scary it can be, and we are here for you.