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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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King Cake Festival at Champions Square

King Cake Festival at Champions Square

On January 29, Ochsner Presents 4th Annual King Cake Festival - a celebration benefitting Ochsner Hospital for Children! Held in Champions Square, the festival is a chance for you to taste king cakes from 26 bakeries! Plus you can enjoy ...

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Mama Day Out and More at Vamanos NOLA

Mama Day Out and More at Vamanos NOLA

Vamonos NOLA is a Spanish Language Program offering Spanish classes and camps to infants, kids and adults in Uptown New Orleans. Vamonos NOLA was founded by local moms to provide play based language learning like none other in New Orleans.With ...

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NOLA Home Show

Want to see all the latest home design and improvement trends? Want to check out cool new products for your home? Come to the NOLA Home Show presented by Marketplace Events where more than 200 experts will be ready to ...

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School Open Houses

School Open Houses

Each year, many schools in the Greater New Orleans area host Open Houses offering parents the opportunity to tour the school, meet faculty and staff and see the school in action on a typical school day. Below are schools signed ...

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Get Creative at NOMA with Your Little One

Get Creative at NOMA with Your Little One

The New Orleans Museum of Art offers variety of ways for families to experience art together! BABY ARTS PLAY! Tuesdays at 10:30 AM Instill a love of art at a young age through a guided, hands-on gallery experience. Young Audiences ...

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Studio KIDS! at NOMA - Art Classes in New Orleans

Studio KIDS! at NOMA - Art Classes in New Orleans

Aspiring artists, get ready to sharpen your creative skills! This Fall, students ages 5 - 10 will explore different art-making tools and techniques. In each Saturday class, Studio KIDS! explores art made by diverse cultures as inspiration for art projects. ...

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22 Resources for New Parents in the Greater New Orleans Area

22 Resources for New Parents in the Greater New Orleans Area

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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Work Out for FREE for 7 Days at the Y

Work Out for FREE for 7 Days at the Y

FREE 7 DAYS OF WORKING OUT!As you change your calendar from December to January, there's always a bit of a thrill in the promise of a new year that's full of potential. The New Year is chance to start fresh ...

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Introducing the Macaroni Kid App - Macaroni Today

Introducing the Macaroni Kid App - Macaroni Today

Exciting news ya'll!Macaroni Kid is thrilled to announce that the latest advance in family fun-finding technology has arrived with the launch of the Macaroni Kid app: Macaroni Today! The Macaroni Kid app is an amazing (and free!) tool to help ...

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Butterfly Effects Opens New Orleans ABA Therapy Center

Butterfly Effects Opens New Orleans ABA Therapy Center

Butterfly Effects, LLC recently opened a new, modern, state-of-the-art 6,000 square foot Center for ABA Therapy to provide services for those on the Autism Spectrum. The Center, located at 4201 N. I 10 Service Road, Metairie, LA, will offer full ...

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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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Reading Aloud to Your Kids Can Equal Success

Reading Aloud to Your Kids Can Equal Success

If you were told there was one simple thing you could do for your child that has been scientifically demonstrated to lead to greater success in school, wouldn't you be dying to know what it is? It turns out that ...

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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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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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Knitting and Kids - It's a Brain Game!

Knitting and Kids - It's a Brain Game!

Most people associate knitting and crocheting with little old grey haired grandmas and would say it's about as exciting as watching paint dry. Well, I've been a lifelong crafter, studied textiles, and pursued a career in custom clothing design. Crafts ...

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