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KEEP IT SIMPLE FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY ROLEMOMMY.COM & SPONSORED BY THE WESTCHESTER COUNTY PARKS DEPARTMENT SATURDAY, NOV. 17 - 10AM - 4 PM COUNTY CENTER, 198 CENTRAL AVENUE, WHITE PLAINS It's time for a brand new Role Mommy event and this time the whole family is invited! Join us on Saturday, November 17 at the Westchester County Center in White Plains for a Simply Family Fun Festival, featuring performances by top children's entertainers, storytime with kids' authors, Mad Science with Radical Rob and a Kid's fashion show. We'll also be hosting a casting call for the hit ABC show "Supernanny" starting at 10am. Entertainment starts at noon. Plus there will be vendors and exhibitors offering services to make your life simpler! The event is sponsored by the Westchester County Parks Department. To inquire about availability of vendor booths email us at beth@rolemommy.com - deadline is Thursday, November 15.
The following is a rundown of performances, author appearances and activities throughout the day: · 10 AM-4PM Casting call for the ABC hit series "Supernanny" · 10 AM-4 PM Toy Drive sponsored by WHUD-FM radio · 11 AM Book reading and signing with Wendell Jamieson, author of "Father Knows Less" or "Can I Cook My Sister" · 12-1 PM Performance by Family Fun Magazine Favorite Band Princess Katie and Racer Steve · 1-2 PM Book reading and signing by children's authors Alyssa Satin Capucilli (Katy Duck & Biscuit books) & Taylor Morris (Class Favorite) · 2-3 PM Performance by award-winning singer/songwriter Danna Banana - Named 2005 New York Magazine children's entertainer of the year · 3 PM Explore the Marvels of Motion with Mad Science's Radical Rob · 3:30 PM Kids fashion show emceed by News12's Antoinette Biordi with outfits and accessories provided by Infinity and Chez Petit
Plus, face painting, balloon art and free ice cream provided by Little Scoops throughout the day!
INFORMATIVE WORKSHOPS FOR PARENTS & KIDS, 2ND FLOOR 11:30 AM - GET THE 411 ON BULLIES WITH MISS TEEN NEW JERSEY USA Meet Krysten Moore, Miss Teen New Jersey 2007 who will talk with parents and children about how kids can protect themselves from bullies both in the playground and on the Internet. Krysten has experienced bullying first-hand and shares her personal stories as a celebrity spokesperson for Love Our Children USA, the national nonprofit leader that honors, respects and protects children. Its mission is to break the cycle of violence against children. Celebrating its 9th year it is 'the Go-To' prevention organization for all forms of violence and neglect against children in the U.S. One lucky attendee will win a best-selling book written by "Supernanny" star Jo Frost! 12:30 PM - SHED EXCESS POUNDS WITH THE HELP OF NUTRITION MOM! Still can't lose the baby weight and your child is now six years old? Then you're in need of a session with Role Mommy contributor Barry Wolfe, M.S. RD, who will offer healthy eating tips, great advice and low calorie yet delicious recipes for busy parents and kids. To take a look at one of Barrie's most recent columns, visit Mom RD. Three lucky attendees win a copy of the best-selling book The Sneaky Chef by Westchester mom Missy Chase Lapine. 1:00-2:00 PM - CARTOONING 101 FOR BUDDING ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS Learn how to be a cartoonist with popular illustrator and artist Laurie Edmonds (30 participants total for each 30 minute class). Attendees qualify for great children's book giveaways! 2:00 PM - PROTECT YOUR FAMILY WITH THE HELP OF SAFETY DAD Find out important tips and information about how you can keep your family safe this holiday season with Role Mommy Contributor Safety Dad, James Hirtenstein, President of Baby Safe Inc. One attendee will win tickets to the Ringling Bros. Circus. 2:30 PM - FUN FITNESS CLASS FOR KIDS - Get moving and get motivated with a fitness routine for kids, sponsored by Underground Fitness, Voted the #1 Gym in Westchester for kids and teens ages 8-17. Two attendees will win award-winning toys!Vendors and exhibitors include: Destination Maternity, Scholastic (with an appearance by Clifford the Big Red Dog), Dinner In Hand, Prudential Centennial Real Estate, The Family Coach, Mad Science, KidsRegistry.com, Care.com, Baby Safe America, Optimal Health, Pearl Jewelry, Little Treasures, Hudson Country Montessori, Score Educational Centers, JRA Marketing, PM Pediatrics, Mommy Make-up, Glamourmom, Gym Time, Fun Craft, StuckonU, Underground Fitness and more! We will also offer great giveaways - including tickets to Disney on Ice, Finding Nemo and the Ringling Bros. Circus; must have Nickelodeon DVD's plus a Sponge Bob Digital Camera; remote controlled Morphibians toys; classic Hasbro games; incredible book collections provided by Simon Says; copies of the popular cookbook The Sneaky Chef, a MomAgenda and lots more! Media sponsors include: WHUD-FM, News12 Westchester, LOHUDmoms.com, the Journal News and New York Metroparents.Make a playdate with Role Mommy and join us on Saturday, November 17 - you won't be disappointed!
For more information visit http://www.rolemommy.com/ or http://www.westchestergov.com/.
Contact: Beth Feldman at beth@rolemommy.com

Posted in: Events on 10/19/2007


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