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Parting is such sweet sorrow...


I hope this isn't too much of a surprise for those of you who don't know me personally, but we're calling it a day here at Mama411. We'll do our best to keep our plates spinning until the end of the month. However, I'm already working on another business venture that will make keeping this version of the website up impossible. A big thank you to all of our advertisers over this past year! And an even bigger thank you to every single person who has used and shared Mama411 with their friends over the years. If any of you are interested in sticking with me, I'm going to keep Mama411 up as a blog simply because I enjoy writing, and I hate to lose the community we've built here over the years. We should have it up and running in about a week.

Events We Love This Week!
Events for Tuesday, May 24th
  • Mo Willems Story Time

    Mo Willems Story Time

    Join us for weekday readings of Mo Willems beloved books.

    Ages: All Ages
    Cost: Free
    When: Tuesday - Friday @ 2:00PM, March 22- September 23
  • Star Wars & The Power of Costume

    Star Wars & The Power of Costume

    Featuring 70 hand-crafted costumes from the first six blockbuster Star Wars films, this exhibition reveals the artists' creative process and uncovers the connection between character and costume.

    Ages: All Ages
    Cost: $20.00 to $27.50
    When: November 14, 2015-September 15, 2016. Open daily. Timed entry.
  • Pixar: The Design of Story

    Pixar: The Design of Story

    A capsule examination of the collaborative design process behind Pixar Animation Studios.

    Ages: For ages 5 and up
    Cost: Free to $16.00
    When: October 8, 2015 through August 7, 2016. Weekdays and Sundays, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • Wee Arts Drop-In

    Wee Arts Drop-In

    Music time! Story time! Art time! Join CMA's WEE teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session before they open their doors to the public.

    Ages: For ages infants to 5
    Cost: $25.00
    When: Monday-Friday, 10:45AM-12:00PM; Additional session on Wednesday, 1:45PM-3:00 PM.
  • Drop In Play @ City Treehouse

    Drop In Play @ City Treehouse

    Children can climb, slide and splash around on an hourly basis at this fantastic indoor playground in Chelsea.

    Ages: For ages 2 to 6
    Cost: $20.00 to $100.00
    When: Daily 10:00AM-5:00PM. Call ahead to confirm availability.
  • Little Red's Hood

    Little Red's Hood

    Enjoy this contemporary adaptation of Little Red Riding Hood at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park.

    Ages: All Ages
    Cost: $7.00 to $10.00
    When: Open February 2-June 26, 2016. Schedule varies, refer to the ticket purchasing website for up to date showtimes.
  • Yogi Beans

    Yogi Beans

    Founded in 2007, Yogi Beans is children's yoga company committed to introducing kids to a healthy lifelong activity that is noncompetitive, non-judgmental, physically challenging and a ton of fun! *Sponsored

    Ages: For ages infants to 16
    Cost: $40.00 to $360.00
    When: Schedule varies based on age and location. Please visit the Yogi Beans website for a detailed schedule.
  • Little Maestros @ JCC

    Little Maestros @ JCC

    Award-winning Little Maestros takes children on a fantastic journey. You will love our musical story times, imaginative play, language development activities, puppet shows, and "bubble music." *Sponsored.

    Ages: For ages infants to 3
    Cost: $624.00 to $846.00
    When: Fall classes are scheduled Monday-Friday, and Sunday too! See enclosed listing for a detailed schedule.
  • Physique Swimming Lessons & Summer Camp

    Physique Swimming Lessons & Summer Camp

    Learn to swim with the best teachers in NYC. From babies to adults, Physique Swimming has lessons for all ages and abilities. Enroll before February 23rd using code MAMA411 to receive a 15% discount. *Sponsored.

    Ages: All Ages
    Cost: $40.00 to $700.00
    When: Spring classes and summer camp. See enclosed listing for details.
  • Lil' Tumblers @ JCC (18-24 months)

    Lil' Tumblers @ JCC (18-24 months)

    Babies and toddlers need room to move and explore! With a focus on body and spatial awareness, JCC tumbling classes offer tireless tots the perfect place to be physically active, increase independence, and meet friendly faces. *Sponsored.

    Ages: For ages 1 to 2
    Cost: $648.00 to $828.00
    When: Babies 18-24 months Tuesdays @ 11:00AM-11:45AM (Jan 19-May 31. 18 classes total)
  • The Butterfly Conservatory

    The Butterfly Conservatory

    The butterflies are back!!!

    Ages: All Ages
    Cost: Free to $33.00
    When: September 5, 2015 - May 29, 2016. Open daily from 10:00AM-5:45PM except on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
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