Legoland Westchester is now open! Contributing editor/mom-on-the-go Michelle Zakko visited the 5th and newest Legoland with 2 kids in tow and gives us the 5 top things your lego fan will love. See her take here.
Got Spring Break Plans? Come along with Bergen Mama on Instagram to get a sneak peak into the family friendly St Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Puerto Rico, where we will be snapping and posting from the rainforest and beach.
Ballers can practice throwing, catching and tagging the bases at Spartans Spring Break Baseball Clinic at Half Off on Posh Perks.
Events Not to Miss:
What: EASTER!! All the egg hunts, chick petting and bunny meetings round Bergen plus DIY tabletop ideas, crafts and recipes for your “eggsravaganza” on our Pinterest board.
Why: Your kids love it.
When: See Our Roundup Here!
What: The Weekend Makeover Booksigning with Jill Martin and Dana Ravich
Why: Set aside 48hours and this duo shows you how to de-clutter, de-stress or de-tox. Meet them and pick up their book.
When: Saturday, March 30th, 1:00pm
Where: Bookends, 211 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood
What: Spring Mini Camp at Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Why: Kids in grades 3 to 5 can hike, play nature games and appreciate nature in this three day mini camp.
When: Monday, April 1 - Wednesday, April 3rd, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., $140 for non members, register online
Where: Flat Rock Brook Nature Center, 443 Van Nostrand Ave., Englewood
What: Pet photos with Hartshorn Portraiture to benefit the humane society.
Why: Say “woof”- let your pooch pose for pictures with expert-photog-in-training Madeline Hartshorn.
When: Saturday, April 27th and Saturday, May 11th, $95 includes a 20 minute shoot and gets you a 8x10 standard print. All proceeds go to the Humane Society of Jersey City. Call the studio to schedule 201-610-1199.
Where: Hartshorne Studios, 720 Monroe St. • Studio E-418 • Hoboken
If you’re heading into the city…...
What: Egghunt and Petting Zoo at The Standard Hotel
Why: Hop over to the Highline Hotel for egg hunting, bunnies, chicks, and more- plus one of the best brunch spots in town.
When: Easter Sunday, March 31st, Egg Hunt: 10am to noon, Petting Zoo: 10am to 2pm, Brunch: 11am to 4pm, RSVP212-645-4100.
Where: The Standard, 848 Washington St., b/t Little W. 12th & 13th Sts.
What: American Girl Doll Fashion Show
Why: A two part runway show plus an ice cream social during intermission- fashion + sweets = fun!
When: Saturday, April 6th and Sunday, April 7th, 10:30am and 3:30pm, tickets are $45 per person (her favorite “girl” goes for free)
Where: Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark
What: Start II Save the Animals Tricky Tray and Fundraiser
Why: Save homeless animals and win prizes.
When: Thursday, April 11th, 7pm to 10pm, tickets are $50 and can be purchased on the website or calling Vivien at 201-417-3363
Where: The Rockleigh Country Club, 26 Paris Ave, Rockleigh