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PowerMom Summit
Contact: Ashli at 323-547-4609, [email protected]
Date: 5/06/2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
You're invited to Loacker’s first-annual PowerMom Awards & Summit. You’ll experience an all-star panel discussion focusing on how to balance motherhood, career and self. This grand meeting of maternal minds includes an awards ceremony, followed by an evening of shopping, cocktails and mingling.
Financial And Legal Planning
Contact: Janine at 9178877798, [email protected]
Date: 5/09/2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Please join us for a special session on financial and legal planning with Rachel Gottlieb, a Senior Vice President-Wealth Management at UBS, and Shannon McNulty, an attorney specializing in estate planning. This presentation will touch upon important financial planning topics to help you and your family prepare for the future including saving for your children's college education, ensuring you are properly insured, retirement planning, wills and more.
Body After Baby
Contact: Janine at 917-887-7798, [email protected]
Date: 5/04/2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
We all know that our bodies are not the same after having children. The pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and stress of being a mom all add up. Some of these we would like to have corrected, but the details are so personal, we may not even feel comfortable discussing with our doctors. To address these issues, we’ve brought together a panel of doctors to talk about these taboo topics.
Downtown/Bkln Preschool Fair
Contact: Liz AInslie at 212-737-7385, [email protected]
Date: 5/16/2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Come meet directors and admissions representatives from preschools located below 42nd Street in Downtown Manhattan and in Brooklyn who will be available to speak informally with parents and provide information about their programs. An admissions panel discussion will follow the fair at 6:45pm and feature Directors from Parents League member schools Open to the public. Stroller parking available.
Uptown Preschool Fair
Contact: Liz Ainslie at 212-737-7385, [email protected]
Date: 5/04/2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Come meet directors and admissions representatives from preschools north of 42nd Street who will be available to speak informally with parents and provide information about their programs. Open to the public. Stroller parking available. An admissions panel discussion Navigating the Preschool Admissions Process will take place after the fair at 6:45pm in the chapel at St. Bart's.
Kindergarten Fair For Parents
Contact: Liz at 212-737-7385, [email protected]
Date: 4/24/2017 from 4:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Come meet representatives from over 80 New York City area independent and private schools who will be available to speak informally with parents and provide information about their schools. Open to the public.
Contact: Kristina at 516-572-4066 , [email protected]
Date: 5/20/2017 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
SLIME (Students of Long Island Maker Expo) is an interactive day of making for kids and kids-at-heart from all over Long Island. Hands-on learning activities from recyclables to robotics promote critical thinking and problem solving skills necessary for our children to participate in the global community. We anticipate almost 100 activities, demonstrations, presentations and speakers on May 20th at the Cradle of Aviation.
92Y Tour And Q&A
Contact: Erika at 212-415-5500, [email protected]
Date: 4/25/2017 from 8:45 am to 10:00 am
Looking to place your 2 or 3 year old in a structured educational and play environment this September? 92Y's year-long preschool alternative, 2s and 3s Together, is enrolling now for fall 2017! Join Parenting Center Director Sally Tannen and Associate Director Wendy Goldstein for a Q&A and tour of the program on April 25 and 26 at 8:45 am. Coffee and a light breakfast will be served.
Meditation For Children
Contact: Veronica at 9174530657, [email protected]
Date: 5/06/2017 from 9:00AM to 9:45AM
Empowering and eye opening class on Saturdays! Dedicated to helping children feel at ease with themselves & acquire Emotional Intelligence. They learn how to breathe in a mindful way, trust their inner voice, and build confidence in their ability to “Handle” challenges by themselves. Different meditation techniques are presented depending on their age and experience.
Pregnant Island
Contact: Eleana at 516-581-2217, [email protected]
Date: 5/21/2017 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Are you pregnant, trying to conceive, or a new parent living on Long Island? If so, please join us for an opportunity to meet with other Long-Islanders while learning from professional speakers who specialize in pre/postnatal care and practice in your area! Guest speakers include a childbirth educator, pediatrician, lactation consultant, registered dietitian and pediatric sleep coach. Win mommy-approved raffle prizes and take home baby-friendly swag bags! Learn more at