Sponsored Post: As Confucius says: Healthy Body = Healthy Mind. The brand new Pro Martial Arts in Waldwick takes it literally by building self-esteem and offering motivational and inspiring life skills training programs for all ages. Join them at this FREE event Saturday, April 12th from 10am to 3pm where kids will be breaking boards, taking karate lessons and munching on Pizza. A chance to win an IPad and more! (PRO Martial Arts – Waldwick, 140 Franklin Tpke, 201-857-5111)
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Events Not To Miss:
What: Bedtime Yoga at the Wyckoff Y
Why: 4-9 year olds wear pjs and stretch in poses (sure to send them sleepily to bed)
When: Friday, April 4th, 6-7 or 7-8pm, $10, email, TiffanyR@wyckoffymca.org
Where: 691 Wyckoff Ave, Wyckoff
What: Chef Central Teen Cooking Challenge
Why:Teen Chefs (ages 11 to 17) compete and showcase their skills for the judges (tastings included)
When: Saturday, April 5th, 10:30am, 201-576-0100
Where: Chef Central, 240 Rte 17, Paramus
What: Marcia’s Attic for Kids Camp Sale
Why: Snag hot camp gear from some kid-fave vendors and stock up for summer.
When: Friday, April 4th and Saturday, April 5th
Where: 29N Dean Street, Englewood
What: Maywood Springtime Family Funfest
Why: Crafters corner, Kids Shindig and more FREE fun.
When: Sunday, April 6th 10am to 5pm
Where: Head along 100 West Pleasant Ave, Off Maywood, Maywood
What: Easter Bunny and Author Event at Books & Greetings
Why: Pack a camera for your kids’ smiles.
When: Sunday, April 6th 12noon
Where: 271 Livingston Street, Northvale
What: Children’s Day at the Ridgewood Historical Society
Why: Magic tricks, music, live games and more.
When: Sunday, April 6th 1pm to 4pm, K-5th, $5/pp $10/fam
Where:650 East Glen Ave, Ridgewood
What: Spring Boutique at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
Why: Mother’s Day Gift Shopping. Done.
When: Sun, April 6th 10am to 5pm, Mond, April 7th 9am to 4pm
Where: 411 East Clinton Avenue, Tenafly
What: Closter Nature Center Soup Supper
Why: All you can eat soups made with care (plus breads too)
When: Sunday, April 6th, 5pm to 7pm, $5 kids/ $10 adults
Where: 154 Ruckman Rd, Closter
What: Free Cone Day at Ben and Jerry’s
Why:Three words: Free. Ice. Cream.
When: Tuesday, April 8th, noon to 8pm
Where: Nationwide (Englewood, Edgewater and Ridgewood)
If you’re heading into out of Bergen….
What: Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival
Why: Kicks off with gorgeous pink petals and ends with a Family Fun Day, Bloomfest, a kids run and more.
When: Sat. April 5th through April 13th 11am to 3pm
Where: Essex County Branch Brook Park, 115 Clifton Ave, Newark
What: Alicia Silverstone at Bookends
Why: Starlet turned natch mama will sign her new book.
When: Monday, April 14th 7pm
Where: Bookends, 211 E. Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood
What: Team Makers WOW Enrichment Club
Why:Kids ages 4-10 take part in leadership activities and new games every week to build confidence and teamwork. “Downtime” includes trips to the butterfly atrium, bounce house and other indoor fun in the WOW Museum.
When: Kicks off Thursday, April 24th for 8 weeks, 4pm to 5pm, call 201-800-5076 to reserve, space is limited.
Where: World of Wings, 1775 Windsor Rd., Teaneck
What: Sid the Science Kid
Why: Sid and his friends take on wonders and discoveries throughout this awesome stage show
When: Thursday, April 24th, 7pm; Check website for ticket info
Where: BergenPAC, 30 N. Brunt St., Englewood