Fun with the Family Metro New York

Hundreds of Ideas for Day Trips with the Kids

Book Description

Written by a parent, for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family Metro New York leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and many other exciting places to go.
 
The whole family will enjoy . . .
 
Exploring the natural wonders of Wave Hill, Van Cortlandt Park, and Pelham Bay Park—all within the city limits

Time-traveling back to the days of yore, whether as wizards or princesses, at the Cloisters

Strolling through the fabulous mansions of millionaires, or speculating on the whereabouts of the buried treasures of Rip Van Winkle and Captain Kidd

Swimming, boating, hiking, sightseeing, and fishing on Fire Island National Seashore

About Blanks, Mary Lynn

Mary Lynn Blanks moved to New York City to pursue her dream of becoming an actress. And then she did what every child wants to do, she ran away with the circus, where she got to write and produce original television and radio programs and commercials for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Today she is the proud soccer mom of sons Christopher and Nicholas.