Happy 12th Birthday to the Roo!….

Happy Birthday to You!


This month marks 12 years since Romparoo opened its doors for business in Hoboken- WOW!

We are proud to stand as the oldest children’s play center in Hoboken!

*** Special July Birthday Offer ***

As a thank you to YOU for being with us for 12 years (and counting!), we’re offering 12% off ALL newly purchased Romparoo classes and packages through JULY 31.  This includes both summer and fall classes and Birthday parties!  Summer classes can be prorated and there is still space left in Summer Camp!

537 Park Ave

City of Water Day Festival, Saturday July 18, 2015

The City of Water Day Festival is a free day-long celebration of the world-class potential of the water that surrounds us and brings us together. Held on Governors Island,New York and Maxwell Place Park in Hoboken, New Jersey, the event draws thousands of people from throughout the New York-New Jersey metropolitan region to participate in hundreds of unique, fun, and educational waterfront activities organized by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance (MWA) and its over 800 Alliance Partners. The events run between 10am and 4pm on Saturday July 18, 2015.


Garden Street Kids Night! Fri July 10th 6pm-9:30pm Drop Off

Garden Street Kids Night!
Fri July 10th 6pm-9:30pm
Drop Off Movie Night/Evening Care
A Movie, Hip Hop Dance Party + Art Class
for only $20 total!
Showing: The Lego Movie!

Join us on Friday night for a new fun event that will take place on the 2nd Friday of every month. We are now offering a great drop off event for kids while parents go out for a night on the town! Catch a movie, get a drink or go out dinner while we keep your kids having the best time ever!

For only $20 total you can drop off any time between 6pm and 9:30pm. All you have to do is email us your reservation.

Here’s what is Included in your fee:

1. Hip Hop Dance Party by Miss Jessica!
This is a high energy movement class with fun games and activities! Miss Jessica has her Masters from NYU in Childhood Development and Teaching. She has her BA in dance from the same. She’s great with kids and promises to provide an incredibly fun dance party for your kids!

2. Snack time: we provide a complimentary goody bag that will include pirates booty, a tootsie pop, stickers and glow sticks. We also have snacks and drinks for purchase. Everything is $1.

3. Complimentary Movie shown on our professional 6 foot by 8 foot movie screen and projector. July 10th is The Lego Movie!! (with Annie, Dan, Jessica and Mimi supervising the kids)

4. Open Play Art Class with Miss Mimi. For any children who aren’t interested in the movie or need a break from watching we have a great art project based class where kids can make incredible art projects, or feel free to color, paint or play with playdoh under the supervision of our amazing artist Mimi!

If you would like to reserve a space in our Kids Night please email us at dance@nullgardenstreetmusic.com and let us know the name and ages of your children. Also let us know if they are currently enrolled in any of our classes. 10% OFF for students.

$20 = 2 classes, goody bag and free movie and 3 and half hours of fun for your child!

Space is limited as we are only taking the first 15 children who respond. There will be 1 adult per every 4 children. The age requirement is 4 years old. Recommended for this drop off is 4 years to 10 years old.

So plan a fun night out with your friends or enjoy a date night – and drop the kids off at Garden Street where you know they will be safe and having a great time!

Party with Purpose 5K and Kids Fun Run

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

As one of the biggest races in Hoboken, this event supports local youth charities, including the Jubilee Center and the Hoboken Boys and Girls Club. There is a fun run and other special events for the kids before the evening kicks off with 1500+ runners participating in the Waterfront 5K. An after party along the pier is a great way for volunteers and runners alike to end a successful night.


  • $25 early bird special (through May 31)
  • $30 online (June 1 – June 30)
  • $35 online (July 1 – July 10)
  • $35 in-person registration (July 10 – 15)
  • Kids’ race is free!

TIME & LOCATION: Pier A (1st & Sinatra Dr), Hoboken, NJ

  • Kids’ Run – 3:30pm
  • Check-in – 5:30pm (bag check is available)
  • Race Start – 7:00pm
  • After Party – Immediately following race (Free admission for runners, volunteers & sponsors – ID required)

TEAMS: Grab your friends to race and party together! It is easy to get started. Just designate yourself as a captains and then refer friends to join your team. For each friend you refer (using your referral link provided in your confirmation email), you’ll get $1 off your entry fee.

Online Registration closes at midnight on Friday 7/10. Visit us at Fleet Feet on 6th & Washington St to sign up in person from Sat 7/11-Mon 7/13.


Volunteers also needed, Please contact info@nullpartywithpurpose.org for further information and to sign up today!

The Hoboken Hoopla Carnival, Saturday, June 20th, 12pm to 6pm

The Hoboken Hoopla Carnival is an afternoon of activities that celebrates the human impulse for creativity and expression.

The carnival will feature a wide range of entertaining summer activities and will be great fun for kids and families—bouncy houses, a dunk tank, petting zoo, face-painting, carnival booths, a beer garden, activity booths from arts-related businesses and non-profits. Street performers will stroll through the crowds and there will be a music stage.

Hoboken Hoopla Carnival
Saturday, June 20, 12pm to 6pm
Maxwell Place Park, 1025 Maxwell Lane in Hoboken


12-1pm Adam Levine
1pm The caste of PRINCESS K.I.M
1:30-2:30 The Counterfeiters
2:45-4:15 The Plumbers
4:30-6pm Undercover
plus DJ Shane Walker

12:30-1:30 St. Francis School’s Christian Diaz, Ariel Vargas
1:30-2:30 Wallace School Dads Joe Mindak, Joe Berg,
Fuzzy Lemons’ Dave Lambert
2:30-3:00 All Saints Dad Peter Cossio, Activist David Liebler
3:00-4:00 The Red Bulls’ Santiago Cabrera,
The Hammers’ Marty Anderson
4:00-6:00 Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia,
Lacrosse Coach Sean Sargent,
Hola’s Jen Sargent, Coach Mark Sullivan, Coach Dagostino Malfatti

ALL DAY-Special Guest Dunkees! Dunk your dad for Father’s Day!!!!

Stevens Cooperative School Open House

Stevens Cooperative School Open House
Tuesday, July 28
6:00 pm
Newport Campus, 100 River Drive South, Jersey City
*Learn about our programs for 2-year-olds through 8th grade in Hoboken and Jersey City!

RSVP to admissions@nullstevenscoop.org
201.626.4020, ext 406 or 404

Spring Family Fun Day

Sunday, June 21, 2015 • 12-4pm
Location: Hoboken Historical Museum, 1301 Hudson St., (201) 656-2240

FFD 2015-thumbnailFilled with hands-on learning activities that stretch the imagination and encourage creativity, Family Fun Day is back! Families and the general public are invited to CREATE the excitement that happens twice a year at this special event. Come for the activities, the featured performer, the food, and the camaraderie.

Entertainment will be provided by puppeteers from PuppetHeap, who will give a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how puppeteers work! Plus, create fun hats, crazy glasses, patriotic wands and paper pattern snakes, or play a game of flukie ball or a traditional street game in the walkway by the Museum entrance.

Garden Party to Support The Church of the Holy Innocents, Satuday, June 13th

Join us for a Garden Party to support the beautification of The Church of the Holy Innocents

Saturday June 13, 3-7pm
The Church of the Holy Innocents
6th Street & Willow Ave
Casual Lawn Party Fare
Kids Crafts
Games & Music
Cash Bar
Pimms Cocktails

Individual ticket: $50
Family ticket: $100 (2 adults up to 4 kids)
To buy your tickets go to:
For more information email causeaneventhoboken@nullgmail.com
or call 917-553-777 4
Funds raised at the Garden Party will go towards improvements on this officially recognized National Historic Landmark.

MiMi Kids Yoga Special Needs Summer Camp!

MiMi Kids Yoga Special Needs Summer Camp!

Fridays 9:00-11:00am
Session I : July 3rd – July 24th
Session II: July 31st – August 21st
Cost: 200.00 per session
(includes organic, nut free, gluten free snacks provided by Hoboken’s own Om
Sweet Home)

Yoga, Games, Relaxation, Story time with healthy, organic, allergy free snacks
provided for your child!

Small class sizes to ensure your child receives the love and attention they deserve
(maximum of 8 children per class
Camp is suitable for all children including those with autism, downs syndrome,
sensory processing disorder and is open to all those without special needs. We
encourage all children to participate!

We are located at: 1001 Bloomfield Street (across the street from Anthony David’s)
Email: info@nullmimikidsyoga.com
Phone: 201 222 1814

Hoboken High School Flea Market Extravaganza, Saturday, June 20th

Hoboken Junior Senior High School will be holding a Flea Market Extravaganza on Saturday, June 20th! 10am – 5pm at the High School, 800 Clinton Street, Hoboken. Artisans, Used Items, Food, Entertainment and Fun! Admission is free. If you are interested in being a vendor, please print and return the registration form with the $25 fee or email HobokenHSPTO@nullgmail.com for more information.

Registration form: