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Boarding School Fair
Contact: Liz at 212-737-7385, [email protected]
Date: 9/26/2017 from 4:30pm to 4:30pm
Admissions Directors and representatives from over 120 schools will be available to speak informally with parents and provide information about their programs. An Admissions Panel Discussion will follow the fair at 6:30pm downstairs from the fair location.
Boarding School Panel Discussion
Contact: Liz at 212-737-7385, [email protected]
Date: 9/26/2017 from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Following the Boarding School Fair, school admissions directors will answer questions about the boarding school application process and campus life. Free and open to the public.
Middle & Upper Independent Day School Fair
Contact: Liz at 2127377385, [email protected]
Date: 9/27/2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Admissions Directors and representatives from independent and private schools in New York City and surrounding areas will be available to speak informally with parents and provide information about their schools. A Panel Discussion about the middle and upper school admissions process will follow the fair at All Souls Church at 6:30pm.
Middle & Upper Independent Day School Panel Discussion
Contact: Liz at 2127377385, [email protected]
Date: 9/27/2017 from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Following the Middle & Upper School Fair, independent and private school admissions directors will answer questions about the middle and upper school application process.Free and open to the public.
Power Up Creativity At 3Doodler’s Powerpuff Yourself Workshop
Contact: Laura at 415-691-1735, [email protected]
Date: 9/27/2017 from 4:00pm to 6:30pm
3Doodler and the Cartoon Network will be hosting a Powerpuff Yourself workshop to celebrate the launch of the 3Doodler Start Powerpuff Yourself Pen Set & Activity Kit. A unique opportunity to be among the first to get hands-on with the new product range, you will be able to create and bring to life in 3D your own Powerpuff Girls characters and develop your own superhero skills with the world’s first 3D pen. Please come and join us to power up your own creativity and inspire your family to be tom
The Parent Collective: Prenatal Classes
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Date: 10/04/2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
A revamped approach to prenatal education, designed to provide unbiased information, foster open discussion and establish friendships among couples who live local to one another and are due at the same time. We are an alternative to other childbirth education classes - and hope that couples taking a TPC series will cultivate a social network through weekly participation, forge a robust prenatal/parental support system and of course, gather playmates for the little ones on the way.
Pre-K & Kindergarten Admissions Event
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Date: 10/05/2017 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Join Clara Hemphill, founder of InsideSchools and author of New York City’s Best Public Pre-K and Elementary Schools. We'll highlight some undiscovered gems and walk you through the pre-kindergarten and kindergarten application process. A 1-hour presentation will be followed by Q & A. Children are welcome.
On The Shore Of The Wide World
Contact: 8668114111
Date: 10/08/2017 from 8:00PM to 10:00PM
In Simon Stephens’ stunning play, something is about to happen that will change one family forever. Set over the course of nine months, On the Shore of the Wide World is about love, family, Roy Keane and the size of the galaxy. Atlantic is thrilled to welcome back Simon Stephens with the New York debut of his Olivier Award-winning play. Runs August 23rd - October 8th.
27th Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
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Date: 10/21/2017 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Thousands of costumed canines and spectators will march on Tompkins Square Park to participate in the country’s largest Halloween Costume Parade for dogs. This year, they will be competing for thousands of dollars in prizes, including Hamilton tickets on Broadway for “Best in Show”, and naturally, bragging rights for the year. All proceeds go to the N.Y.C. Department of Parks & Recreation for the maintenance and upkeep of the newly restored Tompkins Square Dog Run.
Diva Moms Halloween Sweet Spooktacular
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Date: 10/31/2017 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Games, music, dancing, costume parade and more! Little Maestros will be monster mashing with the little ones. Cupcake decoration with Cakes Jagla. For kids in costume. Newborns to 4-year-olds. One lucky babe/tot in attendance will win an Austlen stroller! Faboolyss gift bags. $50 adult & 1 child. $75 adult & 2 children. $100 2 adults & 1 child. $125 2 adults & 2 children. RSVP @DivaMoms.com. Space is limited.
3rd Annual Nanny Holiday Ball
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Date: 12/02/2017 from 8:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Our own corporate formal celebration for nannies, their friends and families as well as our well-wishers. Come dance the night away and celebrate with nannies throughout the United States as well as those coming from London, Sydney and Australia. The theme this year is a "Greater Love" because we believe that love prevails, that love will continue to conquer! Food, unlimited drinks & fun.