With Father's Day just around the corner, we found four gifts for every type of dad.
The Groovy Lab in a Box kit contains everything Dad needs to conduct experiments, tests and more STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) projects with the kids. Each box comes with a 20-plus-page custom-designed lab notebook. Some themes include "Stitch-A-Circuit," which investigates electronic devices, circuits, wearable technology and more, and "Moon Dance," which looks at gravity, moon phases, lunar eclipses, craters, tides and telescopes. Prices for a single box start at $36.95 and a bundle of three for $88 at groovylabinabox.com.
Dads can prepare pizza at home in style with the Star Wars Lightsaber Pizza Cutter. It lights up and plays lightsaber sounds when the button is pressed. $26.95 at Hallmark Gold Crown Stores.See also23 places kids eat free on LI
Long Island author Scott M. Cohn takes a look at the realities of modern family life with his new book, "Daddy Sat on a Duck" (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers). It follows a young girl on her adventure to catch the wild beasts, until she realizes that the noises are not coming from scary animals but from her lovable father. $15 at Barnes & Noble.
Give Dad what he always wanted with this vouchers booklet featuring 20 coupons he can "cash" in such as "Control of the Remote" and washing his car. $6.50 at knockknockstuff.com and local book and gift shops.