Celebrate Kwanzaa! Adinkra-inspired Printed Fabric Placemat
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.26-12-2013 12:00:00 26-12-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Celebrate Kwanzaa! Adinkra-inspired Printed Fabric Placemat | 2pm, 3pm, and 4pm Kids 5 and older celebrate the first day of Kwanzaa and learn about symbols used in Adinkra cloth, a hand-printed fabric made in Ghana. They'll print their own fabric placemat. What symbols will you use? http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=151174 Children's Museum of Manhattan Children's Museum of Manhattan
If you go: Please tell them you saw this event on
Venue Description: Hoping to motivate children and families to learn about themselves and the various cultures of the world, the Children's Museum of Manhattan (CMOM) houses a variety of interactive exhibitions and programs. Over 80 workshops, classes, and performances are offered FREE with admission to the museum each week. The museum boasts four priority areas: its early childhood education program, which prepares children for kindergarten; creativity in the arts and sciences to encourage creative and analytical thinking; healthy lifestyles programs that address the physical and emotional feelings within a family; and the exploration of world cultures, which provides children with an awareness of our diverse society. Additional programs and exhibits include the celebrated PlayWorks? floor for preschoolers; Gods, Myth and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece, which is designed to introduce art, science, and literature to children; and the Healthy Living programming, created with healthcare providers to encourage good nutrition and daily exercise. Current limited-time programs include Amusement Park Science and American Dreamland: Artwork by Philomena Maran.
Upcoming Events at Children's Museum of Manhattan: