The September 2019
issue is now out!
Check it out here

Letter From the Publisher P. 4

PB Picks – Baby and Maternity    P. 6

Find a Doctor for your New Baby P. 8

Choosing your Baby’s Name  P.14

25 Things to Do Before Your Baby is Born P. 16

Five Ways Parents Can Help Kids Be Themselves  P. 18

Bonding with Grandparents P. 20

Origins of Grandparents Day P. 22

After School Enrichment Guide  P. 24-29

Family Events Calendar P. 30


Dorian Openings and Closing

Palm Beach County PUBLIC Schools:
Closed Wednesday
To be announced: Thursday & Friday

Day camps and workshops open for Wednesday Sept. 4

Kids Need More Art – 
School’s Out Art Workshops: Palm Beach County
Join us in the Jupiter studio for art workshops on days when school is closed Kids Need More Art is excited to give our communities a fun, creative, safe place for children to engage while parents are working. Ages 5-12 welcome! Full Day:  9am – 4pm – $55 per day. Extended Day:  8:30am – 5pm – $60 per day. Register here 

Rhythm and Hues – 
Camp Happiness & Rainbows from 9 am – 3 PM for ages 4-10 in West Palm Beach.Register here https://bookingart.as.me/RHCAMPS only 10 spots remain.

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium
Cost per day: $45 for members, $50 for non-members. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Hurricane Dorian disaster relief efforts in the Bahamas.
Please note: This camp is first come, first served so please arrive early to secure your spot. We cannot take pre-registrations for this camp. WALK-INS ONLY. Credit/Debit cards or cash will be accepted.

YMCA of South Palm Beach County
(Boca and Boynton locations) Spots are limited reserve ASAP
No school? The Y has you covered! The Peter Blum Y of Boca and the DeVos-Blum Y of Boynton will be hosting a FUN DAY on September 4th from 7:30am-6pm! COST:  After school Y participants: $35 | After school non-Y participants: $65 Y Members: $45| Non-Y members: $75 Must register IN PERSON at the Front Desk! Space is LIMITED!

Things to do:

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium will be open regular hours and will be accepting hurricane donations (see list below)

Adrenaline Entertainment Center
Save 20% off admission with code PBPARENT

Mall at Wellington Green – Hurricane Relief Party Head to the Grand Court on Wednesday to burn off that cabin fever from 11am-2pm! There will be balloon twisting, face painting, games, and more. Free fun to entertain the family. Also, join Regina inside the Live360 studio at 11:30am for Kids Dance Party! Mall opens at 10 AM.

Palm Beach Skate Zone – Open regular hours with two ice skating sessions 10 AM – 12 PM and 2 PM – 4PM

Classes: Center for Creative Education (CCE) will be OPEN tomorrow, Wednesday, September 4 from 9am to 6pm. CCE will resume evening classes Thursday.

Black Dog Productions will resume classes Thursday.

Southern Dance Theatre classes expected to resume Wednesday.


South Florida Science Center and Aquarium will also be a supply collection site for the Bahamas tomorrow, September 4th, 8:30am – 5pm. Please consider purchasing/donating the following supplies to help our friends. Currently, the list of supply needs are as follows:

Generators (Please with no fuel in the tanks)
Empty 5-gallon gas tanks
Extension cords
Chainsaws
Tarps (new and folded neatly)
Portable fans
Tents
batteries
flashlights
lanterns
Diapers
Toilet paper
Toiletries
dog food
Water, drinks, and non-perishable food
Water purification tablets
Rubber gloves

Supplies received will be taken by boat to Grand Bahama and Abacos or Lantana Airport to be delivered by aircraft to the most heavily impacted areas.


Education doesn’t have to end after the school bell rings. Enrolling your child into an after school enrichment program can offer many benefits. Learn about programs in your area.

Check out our After School Enrichment Guide here! 


LAST CHANCE TO ENTER!!! Our new giveaway will launch Friday! Giveaway Contest Time! PB Parenting has a family four pack for Disney On Ice Road Trip Adventures at the BB&T Center head on over to our website to enter here – http://www.pbparenting.com/contests/.


2019-20 School Spotlight

Enrollment in many private and charter schools has started for the 2019-20 School Year. Right now is the perfect time to take a tour and start looking ahead to the next school year. PB Parenting has put together a School Spotlight to help with your many decisions.

To view our entire School Spotlight click here


Planning a party in Palm Beach County? Check out local vendors that can help making your party planning a breeze from venue, entertainment, photography  or even managing the whole event for you! View the entire Party Planning Guide here