Tag: Kids

Outdoor Read-Alouds, Book Drive For Children In Harlem Shelters

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. The first day of each month (a.k.a. Literacy Across Harlem Day), Total Equity Now encourages you to #RockThoseReads–carry reading materials proudly and publicly, everywhere you go. (You know…

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Teens And children Across The U.S. Get Inconsistent Treatment For Mental Illness, Study Finds

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. As more and more children continue to struggle with their mental health, recent studies have pointed to risk factors associated with such symptoms and suggested steps that parents can take…

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The Challenges Families May Face As Our Kids Go Back To School

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Across the city of New York, close to 700,000 children are returning to school, according to the Department of Education. This return comes during a time of great uncertainty….

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Harlem Food Truck Rally, New Date (Now) April 5th

Come pamper yourself, NEW DATE APRIL 5th, 2014 in Harlem on Frederick Douglass Boulevard between 117th and 118th Street for the “Harlem Food Truck Rally”.  Starting at 11:00 am to 5:00 pm!  See below for information on all the various…

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Lara Land’s “Chloe the Yogi Goes to the Amusement Park” limited offer only $0.99

As you may have noticed Chloe the Yogi is the newest thing for the cool kids. With Holidays and Birthdays right around the corner take advantage of this limited offer for only $0.99 you can buy “Chloe the…

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Maker Faire 2011: Robots And More In Harlem This Weekend

Maker Faire is an event created by Make Magazine to “celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset.” The best way to describe it is to see it – see video below. Great For Kids!!! Location New York…

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Teach Kids Diversity: Marlo Thomas’ Free to Be You And Me

Many words come to mind when I think of Harlem.  One is always diversity. One of the most formative teachings I encountered in this regard growing up was “Free To Be You And Me”.   For those of…

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Harlem Holistic Center: Fitness and Fun

By HarlemGuy We recently learned about another way to get fit in Harlem:  The Harlem Holistic Center! Located at 115 West 128th Street between Lenox Ave and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd, just off the 2 or 3 trains,…

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Harlem’s Gospel for Teens Headed for the Bigscreen

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment are developing a feature film based on the 60 Minutes segment Gospel for Teens.  Gospel for Teens is about a group of teens in Harlem who overcame their personal struggles through the art of gospel singing.The 60 Minutes segment followed Lesley Stahl.  She spent…

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