2024 June Guide - Capital District Moms

This guide was created to help make the month of June a little bit easier for you!

Scroll to the bottom of the guide to see “The Ultimate Playground & Splash Pad Map”


Come visit the Bailiwick Animal Park in Catskill, NY and get up close and learn all about our animals from cute bunnies to majestic bengal tigers, most of which are rescues. Over 35 exhibits of exotic and domestic animals, playground, picnic area, petting & feeding areas, gift shop, pony rides and horseback riding. Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Cash only. ATM on premises.

118 Castle Road, Catskill, NY 12414
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Phone #: 518-678-5665
Email: [email protected]


Discover the ultimate destination for LEGO® fans at Bottomless Bricks: a LEGO® resale store that hosts birthday parties and events for all ages. The store offers a treasure trove of new and preowned sets, a huge assortment of collectible Minifigures®, and parts & pieces. They also buy used LEGO®: whether it’s a set, Minifigures or a bin of loose pieces. Visit their website to shop for sets, book a birthday party, check the calendar of events, and read their Buy/ Sell/ Trade policy; or visit their store in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

*LEGO® and Minifigure® are trademarks of LEGO® and the LEGO® Group of companies which are not affiliated with Bottomless Bricks.

163 South St #4, Pittsfield, MA 01201
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Phone #: 413-344-9259
Email: [email protected]


Are you a parent who feels like you’ve exhausted all options when it comes to your child’s health? Have you tried conventional medicine only to be disappointed by its focus on symptoms alone rather than causes? Or perhaps you’ve tried numerous natural remedies yet still find something lacking? If any of this resonates with you, please know you’re not alone.   

Millions of families share your frustration, seeking answers while feeling trapped in a cycle of doctor visits, therapies, and medications. But what if we told you there’s a really important piece missing from the puzzle? A crucial system in your child’s body that most conventional providers often overlook, but one that holds the key to your child’s health and wellness?

At Capital District Family Chiropractic, we help children and families achieve optimal health!  What makes our office different? We are the only neurologically-focused chiropractic office in the Capital District!  Dr. Rhiannon is the only local chiropractor certified in pediatric and prenatal care through pxdocs.com.  We use iNSIGHT scanning technology to locate and measure stress and tension in the nervous system that can cause behavioral, social, and developmental challenges in kiddos.  Families come to our office to find the root cause of their symptoms such as anxiety, poor digestion, immune system challenges, sleep disturbances, headaches, and more.  Give your family the gift of optimal health by scheduling your nervous system assessments today!

40 Colvin Ave Suite 100, Albany, NY 12206
12 Mountain Ledge Drive Suite 4, Wilton NY 12831
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Phone #: 518-599-0067
Email: [email protected]


Riding lessons are available 7 days a week by appointment. We also offer mommy & me classes, pony club, after school programs, spring break camp, and so much more!

118 Castle Road, Catskill, NY 12414
Follow Catskill Equestrian Center on Facebook and Instagram.
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Phone #: 518-925-0095


All Aboard the Catskill Mountain Railroad for Family Fun train rides. See the natural beauty of the Catskills from our railroad’s unique perspective aboard the Catskill Flyer and enjoy the trip in our coaches or on our open air flat cars for the ultimate views. On Sundays, passengers get an ice cream to enjoy on the trip on the Ice Cream Sundays train. Birthday party car rentals available. Everyone loves a train ride especially the kids. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays June through August.
Westbrook Lane Station in Kingston Plaza, 55 Kingston Plaza Road, Kingston, NY 12401
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Phone #: 845-332-4854
Email: [email protected]


Featuring 180 retail shops……and tons of fun & entertainment for the kiddos….. Crossgates offers something for everyone – all under one roof. Enjoy plenty of stores, restaurants and entertainment venues that you won’t find for miles in any direction like LEGO, Build a Bear Workshop, 5 Wits, Dave & Buster’s, Apex Entertainment, Get Air, Billy Beez & Urban Air and Albany Ninja Lab at Crossgates Commons, plus the nation’s top retailers, to experience all that Crossgates has to offer. Whether you’re looking to shop & dine or play & stay, our on-site Tru and Homewood Suites by Hilton dual-branded hotel allows for the best Staycation. Planning your next visit couldn’t be any easier.

One Crossgates Mall Road, Albany NY 12203
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Phone #: 518-869-3522
Email: [email protected]


You are invited to the Danes Soccer Academy this summer! We provide soccer camps to players of all skill levels, from ages 6 to 14. Young soccer players will enjoy the opportunity to learn from, play with, and interact with UAlbany players & coaches. Our camps are based on skill instruction, competition, & fun games while elevating each participant’s soccer knowledge & passion for the sport.

Follow Danes Soccer Academy on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.
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Email: [email protected]


Children in PreK through 8th grade are invited to join us for seven uniquely themed weeks of enriching summer programs!  Registration for SD@DS opened on February 1st.  Email [email protected] for more information.  Now enrolling for the 24-25 school year, we invite you to visit and discover why Doane Stuart is one of the Capital Region’s premiere private schools. Learn more at www.doanestuart.org, email admissions@doanestuart.org, or call 518.465.5222 to speak with an admissions representative today!

**The Doane Stuart School and the Susan Odell Taylor School will merge in the fall of 2025 becoming the Hudson Ridge School (PreK through Grade 12). The dedicated faculty, innovative programs, and outstanding facilities at both locations will continue to offer an exceptional education choice to families throughout the Capital District.**

199 Washington Ave, Rensselaer, NY 12144
Follow The Doane Stuart School on Facebook and Instagram.
Click here to visit their website.
Phone #: 518-465-5222
Email: admissions@doanestuart.org

Dryer Vent Wizard of SE Saratoga & NE Schenectady provides professional dryer vent cleaning for residential and business properties in the Capital Region. When your dryer is functioning poorly, it is likely due to a clogged or debris-filled dryer vent line. Lint, debris, and other common sources of dryer vent clogs can not only affect the efficiency of your dryer, but they can also be a serious fire hazard.

Follow Dryer Vent Wizard of SE Saratoga and NE Schenectady on Facebook and Instagram.
Click here to visit their website.
Phone #: (518) 344-0664


Dutch Apple Cruises is located in downtown Albany, NY on the scenic and historic Hudson River! We offer sightseeing, sunset & special event cruises, that are open to the public. We also offer private cruise rentals for your next event. Please visit Dutchapplecruises.com for information, schedules & to purchase tickets!

1 Quay Street, Albany, NY 12202
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Phone #: 518-463-0220
Email: [email protected]


This year is a new opportunity to forge your own path and discover amazing things about yourself. It’s not too late to join this year, girls in pre-k to 12th grade can join for a year and a half now at https://www.girlscoutsneny.org/ The 2024 Camp Guide is here! Check out all the incredible camp themes we have to offer and prepare for summer 2024, registration now open! This is your summer! https://ow.ly/2jU450Qm0bE

Service Center Locations in Albany, Queensbury, and Plattsburgh.
Follow Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York on Facebook and Instagram.
Click here to visit their website.

Phone #: 518-489-8110
Email: customercare@girlscoutsneny.org


Go Kids is a sports and physical activity program for ages 18 months-9 years old.  Go Kids offers children the ability to develop a love for an active lifestyle through an introduction into a variety of sports such as; soccer, football, basketball, tennis, baseball, hockey, and track and field. Additionally, Go Kids offers school break camps and additional classes for school aged children including; LEGO Club, Strong Kids, and Just for Kicks. Go Kids works to meet each child where they are at to instill a love for being active.

Locations in Saratoga and Clifton Park
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Phone #: 518-878-6502
Email: [email protected]


Calling all parents! If you haven’t heard, we’ve mastered the art of turning your little bundles of energy into tired little climbers! Our Kids Pass offers 90 minutes of non-stop climbing fun for just $29.95 per climber. Give yourself a well-deserved break while your kids have a blast and burn off all that energy. It’s a win-win for everyone!

195 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110
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Phone #: 838-221-7673
Email: [email protected]


Dr. Robin Lozman is a lot of things. A doctor. A mother. A competitive equestrian. A volunteer for nonprofits. But one of her greatest passions comes from her work as an orthodontist: transforming her patients’ smiles. At her family practice in Latham, New York, Dr. Lozman specializes in comprehensive orthodontic treatment for children and adults, from early interventions and orthognathic surgery to braces and Invisalign. Dr. Lozman works alongside her father, Dr. Michael Lozman, to help people from all walks of life achieve a brighter, healthier and straighter smile, improving their confidence while maintaining a consistently high standard of care. Click here to learn more about Dr. Lozman.

17 Johnson Road, Latham, NY 12110
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Phone #: 518-785-9441


Since 1957 Marcella’s Appliance Center has been providing appliances that families depend on day after day, with brands and service you can trust. Featuring the capital region’s best selection of kitchen and laundry appliances at the best prices and for all budgets, as well as dedicated delivery and service teams, Marcella’s offers the ultimate appliance experience. Shop in-store, online or by phone. Get started on your dream kitchen at Marcella’s, Schenectady and Clifton Park to speak with an experienced appliance expert today or visit www.marcellasappliance.com to learn more.

560 Broadway, Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone #: 518-381-1957

Shoppers World, 15 Park Ave, Clifton Park, NY 12065
Phone #: 518-952-7700

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Join us for a weekend of music, magic, and wonder at the 10th annual New York Capital District Renaissance Festival. The two-day event (June 8th & 9th), set in the bucolic fields and orchards of Indian Ladder Farms in Altamont, NY, has a little bit of fun for everyone. Catch befuddling feats of magical skill, fierce sword-fighting acts, musical performances, and of course, the Royal Joust! There’s plenty for children, too. Sing songs with The Charmings — princesses from yore — come dressed for a knighting ceremony and a separate costume contest, or just spend some time in the sun playing in the Kid’s Kingdom – a land of peace and imagination.

Event Location: Indian Ladder Farms, 342 Altamont Road, Altamont, NY 12009
Follow New York Capital District Renaissance Festival on Facebook and Instagram.
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Email: [email protected]


Ready Set Play is a great place to take your children for the day!  With an all day admission pass you can enjoy the playground all day.  Come play with us!

675 Merrill Road, Pittsfield, MA 01201
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Phone #: 413-344-4228
Email: info@readysetplayberkshires.com


Celebrating 30+ years of progressive education!

Parker’s philosophy puts students at the center of their own learning. Parker teachers focus on constructing authentic experiences that respond to students’ interests and needs while building on academic and social skills. The result is that students get to spend their day engaged in projects and learning that is individualized, meaningful, and connected to the real-world, and all done on an expansive 77 acre campus. 

Programs for PreK 3 and 4 year olds through 8th Grade & Forest Toddlers (18 months- 3 years). 

4254 Route 43, North Greenbush, NY 12198
Follow Robert C. Parker School on Facebook & Instagram
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Phone #: 518-286-3449
Email: [email protected]


An Interactive Candy Experience

– Fill a Space Pouch with sweets from our 180 candy bins. Or shop from our 1,100 candies and toys throughout the store.

– Achieve lift-off with our in-store Candy Launch System and launch your purchase throughout the store and come home with space-flown candy.

– Launch one of our unique plush toys and turn your stuffed animal into a stuffed astronaut!

– Taste any of our 40+ freeze-dried candies!

1439 State Rt 9, Unit 6 Lake George, NY 12845
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Phone #: (518) 223-0393


The Music Studio has been a regional leader in music education since its founding in 1977. We offer short-term classes for children as young as age 2, and an award-winning school-year Foundation Program for children ages 4 to 7. With an exceptional faculty and bright, well-equipped classrooms, we invite students to tap into their natural love of music, challenge them to excel as musicians, and support every step of their musical journey. Find out what makes our program different at themusicstudio.com. Or call 518-459-7799 for more information.

1237 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205
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Phone #: 518-459-7799
Email: [email protected]


Mothers deserve time to rejuvenate!
The Salt Den is a great place to breathe in health and relaxation for you and the whole family. We offers Holistic Facials, Massage Therapy, Dry Salt Therapy (Halotherapy), Red Light Therapy and Infrared Detoxification.  We have many events going on throughout the month. Family care starts with you, book an appointment now!

654 Watervliet Shaker Road, Latham, NY 12110
Follow The Salt Den on Facebook and Instagram.
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Phone #: 518-785-7258
Email: [email protected]


The Susan Odell Taylor School offers an exceptional educational choice to families throughout the Capital Region with children in prekindergarten through 8th grade. Within our community of learners, children are given the opportunity to participate in an engaging educational experience that integrates academic rigor with joyful learning. The Taylor School challenges our students in a nurturing and joyful educational environment that empowers all to succeed as critical thinkers, lifelong learners and citizens of a diverse and changing world. Register for a school day tour today!  Learn more at www.taylorschool.org, email [email protected], or call 518.274.4994 to speak with an admissions representative today!


**The Doane Stuart School and the Susan Odell Taylor School will merge in the fall of 2025 becoming the Hudson Ridge School (PreK through Grade 12). The dedicated faculty, innovative programs, and outstanding facilities at both locations will continue to offer an exceptional education choice to families throughout the Capital District.**

Lower School (PreK – Grade 4) 116 Pinewoods Avenue Troy, NY 12180
Middle School (Grade 5 – Grade 8) 199 Washington Avenue, Rensselaer, NY 12144


Follow Susan Odell Taylor School on Facebook and Instagram.
Click here to visit their website.
Phone #: 518-274-4994


Take your family on an unforgettable journey as you explore vivid underwater worlds across 45 exhibits. Feel the soft, smooth skin of a stingray as they swim right up to your hand in Stingray Bay. Watch sharks swim overhead while schools of fish surround you in our immersive tunnel tanks. From local favorites to the depths of the ocean, explore our planet’s oceans and rivers all in your own backyard on this self-guided exploration.

93 West Campbell Road, Schenectady, NY 12306
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Phone #: 518-280-5100
Email: [email protected] 


Thrilling outdoor adventure awaits just 20 minutes from Albany! Discover 14 Ziplines, 78 Aerial Adventure Games, a 40ft freefall jump and more, located in the heart of Thacher State Park! Activities for all ages 5 and up. Group discounts for birthday parties, field trips, corporate groups and more!
     WildPlay is offering FREE Adventure Course climbs for dads on Father’s Day! Click to learn more.
  Use code CDM15 to save 15% off your entire booking! Pre-book online: wildplay.com/thacher Pre-book by phone: 1-800-616-1325

524 Thacher Park Rd, Voorheesville, NY 12186
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here to visit their website.
Phone #: 1-800-668-7771
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80 playgrounds!
16 splash pads!

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