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St. Mary's Dominican High School

St. Mary's Dominican High School

St. Mary's Dominican High School students are part of a 156-year legacy that traces its roots to a small group of Dominican sisters. In 1860 the sisters journeyed from Cabra, Ireland to Louisiana. Their vision laid the foundation for St. ...

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Canoeing, Fishing, Geocaching and More for Kids & Teens

Canoeing, Fishing, Geocaching and More for Kids & Teens

Though we live in the city full of streets bustling with cars, tall buildings, and lots of people, New Orleans does have lagoons, canals and lakes that offer fun outdoor activities we can expose our kids to. Study after study ...

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Fall Classes for Youth at the East Jefferson YMCA

Fall Classes for Youth at the East Jefferson YMCA

The Y knows that a successful development process fulfills children and teens' innate need to be loved, spiritually grounded, educated, competent, and healthy. That's why the Y offers age specific developmental programing involving arts, sports, creativity, and fitness. Help your ...

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Finding Dory 3D - $6 Tickets at the Entergy Giant Screen Theater

Finding Dory 3D - $6 Tickets at the Entergy Giant Screen Theater

When Dory said "just keep swimming" in 2003's Oscar®-winning film "Finding Nemo," she could not have imagined what was in store for her. Ellen DeGeneres, voice of the friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish, is back in Disney-Pixar's "Finding Dory" - a ...

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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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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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NORDC Movies in the Park Fall Schedule

NORDC Movies in the Park Fall Schedule

TGIF!Here is a great Friday night event - and it's free! The NORDC's Movies in the Park program will show a great family friendly movie every Friday night from September 9th - November 18th outdoors at NORDC playgrounds. What a ...

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Le Jouet Toy Store

Le Jouet Toy Store

Here at New Orleans Macaroni Kid - we love the great family owned specialty toy store Le Jouet. Started in 1968, Le Jouet has stocked it's shelves with all the coolest toys, books, and games for all ages. Want to ...

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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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10 Great Non-Toy Birthday Gift Ideas

10 Great Non-Toy Birthday Gift Ideas

1. Memberships -; An individual or family membership to a local organization makes a great gift that keeps giving! There are so many choices that can be tailored to a child's or family's interest. Some great choices are the local ...

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Family Nature Club at Audubon Zoo

Family Nature Club at Audubon Zoo

In 2016 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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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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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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Find Your Family Fun in New Orleans with Macaroni Kid

Find Your Family Fun in New Orleans with Macaroni Kid

If you want to stay in the know about all the kid and family friendly events happening around town for your kids,I invite you to sign up to for our weekly e-newsletter. Here are the benefits for you:1) It's free!2) ...

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