Total Solar Eclipse Fun on Long Island

On Monday, August 21st, 2017 all of North America will be able to see the Total Solar Eclipse. On Long Island the visibility will be at about 70% (weather depending).  Are you as excited as we are?

 

In this post we have a fun guide to places you can visit with your family on Long Island this Monday along with do it yourself activities for your own backyard viewing party.

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Learn what your body is saying to you

As parents we all know that when hunger strikes, a tantrum can follow quickly!

Teach kids to get in tune with their body and learn cues from what their body is telling them.

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FREE Drop-In Recreation Programs in North Hempstead Town

Town Offering FREE Drop-in Recreation Programs at Three Parks!

Activities for Town residents to run from July 5 to August 18

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board are pleased to announce that the Town’s Parks and Recreation Department is now offering drop-in summer recreation programs at Broadway Park in Garden City Park, Charles J. Fuschillo Park in Carle Place and John D. Caemmerer Park in Albertson from July 5 until August 18.  The programs are completely free and do not require registration. They do require that the child be accompanied by a parent, who must remain at the park while the child is participating in the program.

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News 12- Make your own T-shirt Costumes

Create fun costumes and stay in the comfort of a t-shirt.

With so many ideas and ways to transform your tees into costumes so inexpensively, you may want to be more than one character this year.

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News 12 Make your Own Board Costumes

Whether you have cardboard, poster board or foam board we have a costume idea for you.

We have come up with an adorable sibling costume and two other cute costumes that any child or adult can wear.

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Water Balloon Fun with News 12 LI

Take your water balloon fight and your water balloon fun to a whole new level!

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Elizabeth Hashagen (News 12 LI) and Anne Caminiti (Momee Friends of Long Island) have fun ideas you are going to want to try this Summer.

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Day Sails & Charters: Sail Pioneer!

South Street Seaport Museum announces Day Sails & Charters: Sail Pioneer!

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South Street Seaport Museum announces Sail Pioneer! See New York’s skyline the way it was meant to be seen, from the water. Board the 1885 schooner Pioneer and take a two-hour sail in New York Harbor. Available Thursdays-Sundays through October, guests board Pioneerat Pier 16 in the South Street Seaport and set off to see the sights of New York aboard this authentic historic sailing ship. Bring your family for an afternoon sail, a date for a sunset sail, or just yourself to enjoy history at sea. Bring a picnic and a bottle of wine to make it a truly unforgettable trip. No crowds, no cars, and no chaos; instead get a taste of the romance and adventure of the ‘Age of Sail’ aboard Pioneer.

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