*** Many Earlybird discounts are ending this week, so don’t forget to register before you miss the deadline!***
Mandarin Summer Camp With Language Beans! Language Beans Mandarin Summer Camp is now open for registration! For the summer program, children will get the chance to make their own costumes and play a role in a musical or play all while having fun learning Mandarin. Each summer session has been carefully deigned to cultivate creativity and your child’s artistic mind. The camp is also structured to ensure small group size to maximize individual attention and maintain an intimate environment conducive to learning and fun.
There will also be live performances and art demonstrations from professional stage artists as well as inspirational themes, mixed media art exploration, ukulele sessions and more! [Read more…]
NYC’s Biggest Camp Fair in Tribeca this Saturday
New York Family Camp Fair is hosting their annual camp fair in TriBeCa, this weekend. Families are invited to bring their children to learn more about the amazing variety of day and sleep-away camps available to children between the ages of 3 – 13. This is a FREE event but families are encouraged to pre-register.
The NYC Unicycle Festival is wheeling its way to Governors Island for the Labor Day weekend. They will be hosting a ton of kid friendly activities for kids of all ages and a variety of unicycle sports including unicycle basketball and hockey, and watch some world-famous riders as they display their skills. Enjoy unicycle basketball, hockey and sumo. Plus, some lucky daredevils will even have a chance to try riding one of their unicycles. Wear your helmet!
Date(s): Saturday and Sunday, August 30th and August 31st
Scholastic Store Event with Captain Underpants. Join the Scholastic Store for a fun afternoon reading with Captain Underpants and his newest book ‘Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000’ into the Scholastic Store for a storytime reading and photo opportunity. Children will have a chance to enjoy arts and crafts, a reading, games and fun.
Date: Saturday, August 30th
Fridays with FiDi Families. Join us for our final Fridays with FiDi Families event. We will be giving away a $50 gift card from our friends at Fandango, gift cards for classes at Music Beans and joined by our friends from the Schimmel Center for Performing Arts, that is located in Lower Manhattan at Pace University. We have lots of other surprises too! And, it wouldn’t be complete without GoGosqueeZ!
Music Beans: Music sing-a-long party led by professional musicians with interactive activities and games. Singers will use shakers, scarves and parachutes and provide costumes for children to wear. For ages 3 years and older.
What: Fridays with FiDi Families!
Who: FiDi Families in collaboration with the South Street Seaport
When: Friday, August 29th (our last one!)
Where: The South Street Seaport. FRONT/ROW lawn located at Fulton and Front Street
The River Rangers on Pier 25. New York City provides an endless abundance of activities for kids of all ages. No where is that more evident by the programs along the Hudson River. FiDi Families is a fan of Pier 25 and all of the family-friendly activities that are offered at this great destination downtown. Join us for the River Rangers program, where toddlers and the big kids can interact with environmental educators, who conduct discovery-based science experiments and nature-inspired crafts. On our last visit, the kiddos were given an opportunity to interact with touch tanks and some great projects that they were really excited to be a part of.
Date: Monday, August 25th (LAST SESSION)