Let’s Dance with the Experts
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.03-08-2017 12:00:00 17-08-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Let’s Dance with the Experts | Aug. 3, 10 and 17; 2pm and 3pm On select Thursdays and Sundays in July and August there will be dance workshops and performances, as part of CMOM's new Let's Dance exhibit. Aug. 3: Dancing together with Dionne Kamara. Join Dionne as she introduces you to a variety of dances from folk dance to the BrainDance with music by African diasporan percussionist Hasan Bakr. Aug. 10: Hip-hop Dance Party with Neil Fernando. Dance teaching artist and choreographer Neil Fernando uses pop music, hip-hop and funk to get the whole family movin’ and groov’n. Aug. 17: African Diasporic Dance Maxine Montilus. Maxine Montilus shares traditional dances of Haiti, including Ibo, Nago and more! Tickets required. See front desk for details. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=242007 Children's Museum of Manhattan Children's Museum of Manhattan
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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.
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