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    Incorporating Math at an Early Age

    Math is such an important skill to have. If you take a look around you, most of what you see is based on math. When kids get older and they are beginning to decide on a career, knowing math will be foundational no matter what career path they choose. The Art Farm offers NYC preschool classes in a unique environment. Featuring NYC's only indoor petting zoo, our preschool curriculum is based on hand…Read More

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    When To Teach Reading to Kids

    Reading is foundational to not only success in school, but also to succeed in life. The more you read, the more you know. The more you know, the better you'll do in school and in life. In the 21st century, we have the benefit of thousands of years of writings from others. We can learn from them and then continue to grow ourselves. The Art Farm is an incredibly unique place. We offer classes for ki…Read More

  3. Three Preschool Myths Busted

    Is preschool really worth the cost? Do the benefits last after class ends? Can kids learn everything they would in preschool from their parents? At The Art Farm NYC, we’ve heard just about every preschool myth under the sun. Many of these myths, though untrue, come from an understandable place. In today’s post, we’re going to look at three of the most common preschool myths we hear and evalu…Read More

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    Learn All About Our Drop-In Classes for Kids in NYC!

    New York City is an amazing place. Between the culture, history, events, and sheer size of the city, there’s never a dull moment. However, there’s also something to be said for slowing down and taking a break from city living. The Art Farm is proud to be NYC’s top children’s educational center offering classes, parties, petting zoos, and so much more. In today’s post, we’re going to pr…Read More

  5. Why Preschool Is a Great Investment

    We’re willing to bet that you’ve made an investment of some kind this year. Maybe you contribute to your company’s 401K every time you get paid, or perhaps you’ve remodeled various aspects of your home with the intention of raising the resale value. Investments come in many different forms, but they all have one thing in common — they aim to return the investor more than what was origina…Read More

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    4 Reasons Why You Should Enroll Your Child in Farm Foodies

    Are you looking for a fun and engaging classes for kids in NYC that cover the basics of cooking and healthy eating? You’re in the right place! The Art Farm NYC’s Farm Foodies class is one of our most popular offerings, and in today’s entry, we’re going to provide you with a few reasons why you should either enroll your child in a semester-long course or stop by for a drop-in class. The Art…Read More

  7. The Art Farm NYC Has Moved!

    The Art Farm NYC has a new location! Whether it’s your first time with us or you’ve enjoyed our family-friendly activities in NYC before, we’d like to take this opportunity to tell you that we’ve moved to 431 E. 91st Street. This is just a few buildings down the street from our old location! We’re on the second floor and we couldn’t be happier to have a bigger building space. We are lo…Read More

  8. Classes for Toddlers Begin September 3!

    Can you believe that fall is just around the corner? It seems like just yesterday that we were celebrating 17 years of business, and now we’re already preparing for another fun-filled semester of classes for toddlers. At The Art Farm NYC, we’re committed to helping parents and their little ones grow through exciting classes and other educational opportunities. In today’s post, we’re going …Read More

  9. The Art Farm Celebrates 17 Years!

    The Art Farm NYC is celebrating 17 years of business! We’re tremendously proud of the business we’ve grown and the enrichment opportunities we’ve provided to New York City youth.   As part of our 17-year celebration, we’re looking back at how we’ve grown from a small program to a robust organization.   The Art Farm NYC Stats   Over 10,000 birthday parties hosted A USDA-lic…Read More

  10. How Classes For Kids Support Toddler Socialization

    As a parent, the thought of your toddler learning to socialize can instill more fear than excitement. After all, your toddler has a nascent control of basic language, and their favorite words are most likely “No” or “I want!” It’s completely normal for your toddler to have trouble sharing; in fact, we’re not born instinctively knowing how to share. Instead, sharing is taught and learne…Read More