News in our Community

New parent initiative: German Dual Language Program in Brooklyn

Wed August 12th, 2015 by Gabi

Are you looking for a German Dual Language Program at a public school in Brooklyn? If you have children born in 2012-2015 and are interested in full proficiency in German and English, please spread the word and join for more information.

The plan is to kick off with a pre-K in September 2016, but in order to get the ball rolling the organizers need parents willing to drive this project with us.

Save-the-date for lot’s of fun events this fall!

Thu August 6th, 2015 by Gabi

Fall is full of great events in New York as well as our community. Save-the-date for some of the highlights:

September 19th: Steuben Parade
September 26th: GSB Oktoberfest
October 3rd: Bilingual Fair with French Morning
October 5th: Herbst im Park – Brooklyn

UWS Stroller Walks

Sun July 19th, 2015 by Gabi

Are you a new Mom or Dad and would like to meet new people while getting some exercise?

Join our brand new Stroller Walks in the UWS! This week, the group will explore Riverside Park.

When: Thursday, July 23rd at 3:30PM

For more info and to RSVP, please visit our CityKinder Meet-up Group. 

Summer Picnic & Games this Saturday!

Wed July 8th, 2015 by Gabi

It looks like the weather will be perfect for our annual picnic this Saturday! Join us in Central Park from 3-6PM for games, snacks, crafts and a special Lieder & Geschichten sing along for the whole family.

Tickets: $20 per family

Summer Family Picnic 2013 in Central Park as a CityKinder German Event in New York

Book Launch: Schwanger in Amerika!

Tue July 7th, 2015 by Gabi

Baby ist gleich Baby! – Oder nicht?

eBook Cover: Schwanger in AmerikaAlthough the outcome is the same – the pregnancy and birthing experience can be very different between Germany and the US. To help prepare expecting parents we are excited to announce the launch of our first eBook titled: “Schwanger in Amerika”. 

This 111 page first edition is focused on the Tri-State area and will give expecting parents a full run down on everything they need to know about having a Baby in a different country.

Kinderbuchlesung: Mr. Squirrel and the Moon

Thu June 18th, 2015 by Gabi

Mrs SquirrelDeutsches Haus NYU invites to a free lecture with children’s book author Sebastian Menschenmoser on Tuesday, June 23rd at 4PM. Join us for a playground playdate afterwards in Washington Square Park. More info.

This event is held in German.

New CityErleben Blog: Father’s Day Activities

Thu June 18th, 2015 by Gabi

Father's DayLooking for plans to celebrate Father’s Day this Sunday? Check out our latest blog post.

MusiKinderlein Classes in Central Park

Wed June 10th, 2015 by Gabi


MusiKinderlein is offering special summer sessions in Central Park starting on June 19th!

Sign up to join Jana with your 0-3 year old for 6 fun weeks this summer:  SIGN UP HERE

FREE TRIAL Class on Friday, June 19th at 3:15PM.

CityErleben Blog: Frühling im Prospect Park

Thu May 21st, 2015 by Daniela Geus-Ali

Check out the latest blog post by our new Brooklyn blogger Bianca Preissler: Endlich Frühling im Prospect Park

“Erfolgreiche Erziehung: gluecklich und selbstsicher das Leben meistern”

Tue May 12th, 2015 by Gabi

logo-parenting-at-its-bestPromoting your child’s becoming a happy, responsible person, able to successfully cope with life’s challenges and maintain fulfilling relationships is an ambitious—yet possible—goal!

Using principles of attachment theory, we teach parenting practices that fulfill the child’s natural needs for trust and affection on the one hand and foster their urge to explore their environment and the world on the other hand.

Join our interactive Seminar – 2 dates available:

May 13th at 10:15AM
June 10th at 7:00PM