Electric Girls Fall Program

Electric Girls Fall Program

Electric Girls is an experiential education program that teaches girls the fundamentals of electronics, audio, programming and design and guides them to use these skills to design their own science and technology projects. The program emphasizes community and peer mentorship ...

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GIVEAWAY - Win 6 Tickets to Aquarium's Fintastic 25th Birthday Party

GIVEAWAY - Win 6 Tickets to Aquarium's Fintastic 25th Birthday Party

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas celebrates its 25th birthday with a splash, featuring three days of "fintastic" activities this Labor Day weekend! The festivities include extended hours, discounted admission, music performances, and much more! The Aquarium opened on September 1, ...

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Resources for New Parents in New Orleans

Resources for New Parents in New Orleans

When my first son was six weeks old, we started attending the free Tuesday morning Snuggles and Struggles group at the Parenting Center...religiously. For me, it was a reason to get dressed and out of the house with my infant, ...

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Youth Programs at the East Jefferson Family YMCA

Youth Programs at the East Jefferson Family YMCA

The East Jefferson Family YMCA, located at 6691 Riverside Drive in Metairie has a great line up of youth programs for your kids! Programs are for everyone - you do not need to be a member. Please see below for ...

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Make Creative Memories with Your Family at NOMA this Fall

Make Creative Memories with Your Family at NOMA this Fall

The New Orleans Museum of Art offers variety of ways for families to experience art together! Family Art Workshops | Select Sundays 3 pm This spring, sharpen your drawing skills by creating projects inspired by NOMA's collection. Led by a ...

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A Spoonful of Sugar

A Spoonful of Sugar

At A Spoonful of Sugar, their main goal is to give children the social skills to last a lifetime. Classes in both etiquette and basic cooking for children are offered in their brand new space in Lakeview. Manners classes are ...

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Dominican Deb and Cheerleader Mini-Camp September 12

Dominican Deb and Cheerleader Mini-Camp September 12

Members of the Debs dance team at St. Mary's Dominican High School practice at the school gym in preparation for the school year. This year the award-winning Debs took first place in Hip-Hop Ensemble at the Louisiana Dance Team Competition ...

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New Playground at New Orleans City Park

New Playground at New Orleans City Park

New Orleans City Park has a new playground! Located between Christian Brothers School and the Reunion Shelter on Friedrichs Avenue, the playground sits inside a paved concrete circle. It is that circle shape that lent its geometric details to the ...

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August is Museum Month in New Orleans

August is Museum Month in New Orleans

Grab the kids and get some culture! August is the month to get out and explore 16 awesome museums in New Orleans during Museum Month. New Orleans Museum Month is a collaboration between museums of all sizes across the greater ...

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Duck and Bird Chats in Audubon Park

Duck and Bird Chats in Audubon Park

Are you curious about the ducks and birds in Audubon Park? Audubon Nature Institute is offering chats where you and your family can learn about the Audubon Park birds and ducks! In this interactive chat, an Audubon Educator will share ...

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Free Specialty Health Services for Children

Your child's health is a major priority as a parent. Good health ensures your child continues to grow and develop. But healthcare is expensive and often a major source of stress and confusion. A lot of families fall into the ...

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Free Immunizations by the Greater New Orleans Immunization Network

The Greater New Orleans Immunization Network (GNOIN) was created in April 1998 when Christian Health Ministries partnered with several area hospitals to implement an immunization program for the children of Metropolitan New Orleans. The program focused on increasing the immunization ...

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Seven Tips for a Successful Visit to an Art Museum with Kids

Seven Tips for a Successful Visit to an Art Museum with Kids

Most parents are a bit skeptical of the idea of taking toddlers, preschoolers or younger school age children to an art museum. Why would anyone take young kids there? Lots of reasons! Exposing them to art early can instill a ...

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FREE - Kohl's Happiest Baby on the Block

FREE - Kohl's Happiest Baby on the Block

Expectant parents or parents of a newborn? Learn how to make your baby the happiest baby on the block! Using Dr. Harvey Karp's research, the parent educators at Children's Hospital's Parenting Center will teach parents of newborns calming techniques proven ...

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Build By Ear Workshop at the French Market

Build By Ear Workshop at the French Market

Build By Ear is an exciting new workshop developed by PlayBuild to show how music, architecture and a littlecreativity can be used hand-in-hand to re-imagine the world around us. The great news is that PLAYBUILD NOLAwill host free monthly Build ...

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When You Wish Entertainment

When You Wish Entertainment

Lisa and Adam Horwitz created When You Wish Entertainment in 2013 because they wanted to provide the greater New Orleans area with the highest quality, top of the line, authentic princess, super hero, and animated entertainers for birthday parties and ...

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Greater New Orleans' Best Public High Schools

Education is one of the greatest gifts we give our children. So choosing the right school for them tends to be on the top of our list. The more we know about our choices in schools, the better we can ...

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Family Nature Club at Audubon Zoo

Family Nature Club at Audubon Zoo

In 2015 the Audubon Zoo is connecting your family to nature in even more ways by offering family-centered nature-based play with their all new FREE Family Nature Club at Audubon Zoo and Audubon Park. What is Family Nature Club? This ...

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Critter Cinema at the Louisiana SPCA

Critter Cinema at the Louisiana SPCA

Critter Cinema at the LA/SPCA is great fun for animal-loving, pizza-eating, movie-watching kids! What better way to end the school week than getting cozy with kitties and canines, enjoying great G-rated critter movies, making friends with other young animal lovers, ...

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Parents of Children Ages 3 - 6 year old

Parents of Children Ages 3 - 6 year old

Researchers at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans & Children's Hospital are seeking participants for an MRI research study to help us learn about the brain bases of language and motor system interactions. We are looking for: ...

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West Bank of New Orleans Stay-at-Home Moms Playgroup

West Bank of New Orleans Stay-at-Home Moms Playgroup

Do you ever feel like you are the only mom staying home during the day? Joining a playgroup is a great way to make new friends for you and your little ones. These are just some of the things that ...

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Everyone Loves a Good Story

Everyone Loves a Good Story

Public library storytimes welcome young children up to 5 years of age with their parent/caregiver. You may want to check one of these websites for a specific branch you'd like to visit. For storytimes and activities, go to www.nutrias.org or ...

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Infant & Toddler Development Project

Infant & Toddler Development Project

Congratulations on your infant! The Infant & Toddler Development Project, under the guidance of Dr. Jeffrey Lockman, is currently conducting several research projects with children ages 1 month to 2 years with respect to how children play with objects and ...

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Fussy Baby Network New Orleans & Gulf Coast

Fussy Baby Network New Orleans & Gulf Coast

Got a fussy baby?There is no quick fix-but there is help. Call the Fussy Baby Network® New Orleans & Gulf Coast, a program for parents who have concerns about their baby's fussiness during the first year of life. Services are ...

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Public Nature Walks by NORDC

Public Nature Walks by NORDC

Need a break from the city? Craving nature? This seems like a nice outing for moms who are free on Tuesdays and have little ones that are up for a walk outdoors.Experience the wonders of nature in our own back ...

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Welcome Baby!

Welcome Baby!

Babies don't come with manuals, and when a newborn first arrives, parents are often at a loss for what to do and when to do it. Should I run to the baby every time he/she cries? How often should I ...

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