After School




  • Consumer Alert: New York State Division of Consumer Protection Offers Online Safety Tips for the Start of the New School Year

    Protect your child's personal information when they are online

    Consumer Alert: New York State Division of Consumer Protection Offers Online Safety Tips at the Start of the New School Year. Technology is a Key Part of the New Normal when it comes to Learning; Follow Tips to Protect your Child’s Personal Information when they are Online read more »
  • Find treasure on your next hike…guaranteed!

    NYS Parks Geocache Challenge at 14 state parks and historic sites in the Taconic Region

    Geocaching is a great way to discover nature with the kids and get a reward to boot. Join the NYS Parks Geocache Challenge and be the first 100 to find 45 of 81 stamps hidden along the trails. There are treasures hidden in 14 New York State Parks and Historic Site in the Taconic Region. read more »
  • Make music with ukuleles

    Many libraries have ukes available to check out

    Making music together just got easier. The ukulele is so easy to learn that families can study it together and join in—even online—with informal, low-pressure uke jam groups. read more »
  • Come fish with me

    Our HVP publisher has 6 people in her family who fish. They all love it

    Even if you are not a fishman, HVParent publisher, Terrie Goldstein, suggests you introduce fishing to your kids early. In can become a lifelong sport. read more »
  • Hudson Valley schools create new learning platforms

    The beginning of a new educational vision

    Learning is not a static endeavor. We do it all our lives and in many different ways. As kids enter this new educational arena, parents prepare to play a huge role, regardless of the directions their schools have prepared. read more »
  • Pandemic learning’s quandary

    A review of key options for childcare

    No matter how things play out on a state and national basis, we as parents will need get more involved. read more »