Monday, May 28, 2012

Ms Js Summer Camp Open House!

Ms Js Summer Camp Open House!

Come on by and enjoy a short demonstration of what the gymnastics portion of Ms Js camp day will be like, meet the councilors and see some original art work made at camp last year!

Ms J’s camp is perfect for children ages 3 to 11yrs.
Activities run from 9am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday. Our campers will enjoy gymnastics, dance, arts and crafts, games, puzzles, climbing rope, zip-lining, jumping on the BIG trampoline, running through sprinklers at the Grand St park and of course making new friends.

Sign up for 1 week or all 9 weeks (2 day minimum per week)
$65 for a half day: 9am to 1pm
$87 for a full day: 9am to 3:30pm

Ms J's Gymnastics and Dance - 289 Kent Ave Brooklyn, NY 11211  |  |  718-218-7065

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Hip Tot Music Fest is On It's Way!

Get Involved with Hip Tot

The Hip Tot Music Festival was created by local Brooklyn parents Gabby Napolitano and Adam Meyer. The family-friendly live music series, 'Hip Tot Music Fest' happens on the second Sunday of every month at Littlefield. The fest will feature arts and crafts, face painting, local food, giveaways and, of course, great music.
  • July 8 - Tres Leches + Rene Collins Band
  • August 12 – Suzi Shelton (not yet confirmed)
  • September 9 - Audra Rox
  • October 14 - The Deedle Deedle Dees + Dog on Fleas
  • November 11 - The Itty Biddies December 9 - Jeremy Plays Guitar

Friday, May 18, 2012

Habana Block Party is Here!

Habana Block Party!

It's almost time for the biggest party of the year! Bands, DJs, Games, Fashion, Art, Clowns, Prizes, Food, Drinks... Kick off summer right!
11am-6pm | Saturday, May 19
Habana Outpost
757 Fulton St


Thursday, May 17, 2012

Child's Play NY Summer Camp!

Child's Play NY Summer Camp for 3-5 year olds

Animals in ACTion,Ocean AdventuresMagical Travels
and Fairy Tale Improv
Campers explore creative movement, theater games, improvisation, song and literature in our theater camp.  They are taught character-driven physicality and vocal techniques by professional actors and teachers.  Play is at the heart of the camp, and the children’s intuitions and imaginations are encouraged at every step. They build props and costumes to augment their dramatic play.  The final day is open to friends and family.
South Oxford Space (Great Room)
138 South Oxford

August 13-24 | 9am-12pm | $325/week


Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Habana Block Party is a Week Away!!

Habana Block Party!

It's almost time for the biggest party of the year! Bands, DJs, Games, Fashion, Art, Clowns, Prizes, Food, Drinks... Kick off summer right!
11am-6pm | Saturday, May 19
Habana Outpost
757 Fulton St


Sunday, May 13, 2012

Habana is Happening!

Habana Outpost
757 Fulton Street

Our favorite family hang is finally open! The crowds were there and Habana was ready on opening day with the most interesting vendors teaching about all kinds of recycling and environmental awareness. But that's not the only big thing going on at Habana Outpost. On Saturday, May 12th Habana Outpost will have their famous block party that officially marks the opening of the Kids Corner. Not sure what that is? The Kids Corner is a part of Habana's non-profit, Habana Works, that offers free activities for kids all season long. Contact me if you have ideas or suggestions for kids activities at Habana.

Saturday, May 12, 2012

Small Biz Saturdydays!

Small Biz Saturdays at Ms Js!

Wouldn't it be great to market that new product you've been working on while your kids get to jump around and learn how to use uneven bars? It can happen! Ms Js would like to extend an open invitatio to display your work or give out samples at one of their Small Biz Saturday events. If you are interested in being involved simply send me an email and we an work it out!

Ms. J's Gym | 289 Kent Ave |

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Mother's Day at Mini Jake!

Mother’s Day at Mini Jake

Sunday, May 13th (but you knew that already)

10:00 Breastfeeding Questions for the pregnant family  
Learn about breastfeeding basics from a board certified lactation consultant. Topics covered:  how much and how often to feed a breastfed baby? When to seek help? How to know everything is going well. 
Usually $25/couple Mother's Day discount: $10/couple or $5/just mom

11:00 Infant Feeding Q&A 
Ask a board certified lactation consultant and PhD candidate in educational psychology and child development about infant feeding whether breast or bottle. We all have questions. Come have them answered. 
Usually $15/couple Mother's day special $5/couple

10:00-noon Massages 
Tanja Lahtinen is joining us to give you 10 minutes (or more) of pure relaxation.
$10/10 minutes

Tuesday, May 8, 2012


Win a FREE
Bugaboo Cameleon!

brown base with tailored fabric of your choice
Want 2 chances to win?
Check in on your phone (via Foursquare, Facebook, etc), take an Instagram photo and tag the location, or scan the code below and ‘like’ us on Facebook. As long as it’s done in the store, you get 2 chances to win!
Runner up prizes include: Green Toys Planting Kits, Moby Wrap Gift Set, 3 Sprouts storage bins, Playmobil toys, Lunchskins sandwich and snack bags and more! Winners will be selected on Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 13th).

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Hip Tot Music Fest

My new music series, the HipTot Music Fest, is almost here! On the second Sunday of every month Littlefield (622 Degraw Street) with host our family music series featuring the best live music for failies; along with an open market, craft activities and giveaways. Please contact me if you are interested in being involved as a vendor, sponsor or musician.

Second Sundays @ Littlefield
622 Degraw Street
July 8
    Tres Leches
    Rene Collins Band
September 9
    Audra Rox
October 14 
    Deedle Deedle Dees
November 11
    The Itty Biddies
December 9
    Jeremy Plays Guitar
$8 kids  |  $12 adults
non-walkers FREE
$35 family of 4 pass
(with advance purchase)