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West Village Parents
Halloween Picnic
Families of babies ages 0-18 months are welcome to our West Village Parents Halloween Picnic on Sunday, October 29th at Washington Square Park.

Our West Village Parents Halloween picnic filled up so fast that we decided to split the group and have two waves so we can accommodate twice as many people. More spots open now!

THIS SUNDAY 10am-4pm:
Bleecker Playground Halloween Festival
This neighborhood celebration of Halloween is simply the best. Hayrides, entertainment, kicking off with a parade of kids in costume at 10am starting at Abingdon Square. There is usually trick-or-treating at the stores along Hudson St as well.

Even more Halloween Fun ON Halloween at Washington Square Park
Community Board 2 and NYU put on the big granddaddy event for Village kids on Halloween Day, starting at 3pm at the fountain with a parade, then rides, games, and free goodie bags filled with treats.


Interested in an Italian-speaking playgroup for toddlers? Click here

Want to know where our members take babies to learn to swim? Click here

Do you live around Union Square and want to find friends for your 12 month old? Click here

Did you know that a spot for a 2 year old girl has opened up at West Village Nursery School? Click here


Looking for friends for yourself and/or your nanny and baby/toddler? Here's our list of groups you can join Click here

Coming up: Parent Ed Workshop
West Village Parent's Meredith Fein Lichtenberg will be leading this workshop on Parenting With a Partne r :

Sharing your life with a partner is a journey. When you add children, it's a shared joy but, let's be honest, also a challenge. This special workshop for members of West Village Parents will cover fundamentals of living a good life with your partner as you parent together, focusing not just on decision-making, conflict management and division of labor, but also on joy and humor.
When: November 21, 2017, 6-7:30 pm

Where: WVH Management Office
Conference Room, 642 Washington Street, ground floor (enter on Christopher St.)

Note: This workshop is open only to members of WVParents.

Cost: $35 per person or $40 per couple.

Meredith is a West Village mom of two, and has taught for Citybirths, Pregnancy & Parenting, Hudson River Park Mamas, Bowery Babes, Realbirth, Tribeca Workshop, and Gumbo, at numerous major corporations, and privately all over Manhattan. She served on the Board of Directors of the Childbirth Education Association of Metropolitan New York for over ten years. Learn more at

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