If you’re looking to spend an extra special Saturday with your kids, then do we have the event for you. Join Role Mommy at The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park on Saturday, January 24 where you and your kids will get to meet a celebrity nanny, the author of the best selling Baby Name Wizard, they’ll be entertained by a performance troupe, get the chance to meet a best-selling tween novelist and much more. Plus, you’ll get the chance to enjoy a fabulous brunch at an unbeatable price! Adults are $40, Kids 6-11 are $20 and children under 5 are free! The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park is located at 2 West Street, New York, NY 10004.
Take a look at what we’ve got lined up for this exciting event…
Ask Marva! Meet nanny to the stars Marva Soogrim – a one of a kind caregiver who has worked with A-list celebrities from feature films, TV and music. If you are a new parent and want to know what qualities to look for in the perfect nanny or if you have important questions to ask about your newborn, toddler or pre-schooler, then look no further – Marva will be on hand to answer all your essential parenting questions.
If you’re searching for a baby name or have been surprised by the names you hear around you, then check in with bestselling Baby Name Wizard author Laura Wattenberg. A reknowned baby name expert, Laura will share the latest news on the hottest baby name trends, and what the names we choose say about all of us.
Abby Pecorriello, bestselling author of Crafty Mama and editor in chief of Nickelodeon’s Parents Connect will be on hand sharing great ideas for craft activities for your pre-schoolers.
A performance of Thumbelina: The Story of a Brave Little Girl – a reinvention of the beloved classic, emphasizing themes of family, friendship, and the power of hope. Audience members are assured a fun ride as–through audience participation–they help their tiny heroine find her way home. Elephant Ensemble Theater is a non-profit organization which provides free performances for children in NYC hospitals.
Meet tween novelist Mari Mancusi, author of the new bestseller Gamer Girl. Plus, she’s written over a dozen young adult novels including several devoted to vampires!
And as with every Role Mommy event, there will be great giveaways too including tickets to a Broadway show, amazing toys and much more!
The event will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, New York, Battery Park, located at 2 West Street, NYC, NY 10004. Children under five years old are free. Event sponsors include the Manic Mommies, who will podcasting from the event, Traveling Mom, One2One Network, among others. The hotel is only a few short blocks away from the nearest subway. For more info., click on the link below.
• Subway – 4, 5 trains at Bowling Green Station. 1,R,W at Rector St.
Adults: $40 pp (includes brunch, entertainment, tax and tip).
Children (ages 6-11): $20 (includes brunch, entertainment, tax & tip)