Thanksgiving Tree of Thanks
Brooklyn Children's Museum, 145 Brooklyn Ave.
Saturday, Nov. 18 2:30 pm-3:30 pm Ages: 5 and up, free with admission
Holiday Craft Show
Salt Marsh Nature Center (SMNC) Marine Park East 33rd Street & Avenue U, Brooklyn
Sunday, Nov, 19 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thanksgiving Arts and Crafts
New York Public Library Branch, 320 City Island Avenue
Tuesday, Nov. 14 3:30 PM Audience: 4 to 11, preregistration is required
Van Cortlandt Nature Center (VCNC): Van Cortlandt Park.
Enter the park at 246th Street & Broadway,
Bronx 718-548-0912 www.nycgovparks.org
Saturday, Nov 18, 2006 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Children's Cookie Making Workshop
Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Ave., Staten Island
Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006 1:30 pm Material fee: $8 per participant.
Bronx Bartow-Pell Mansion at 895 Shore Road BARTOW-PELL WOODS
Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Holiday Market @ Union Square (Nov. 24 - Dec. 24)
Union Square/14th St.
Begins Friday, Nov. 24, 2006 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Winter on a Flatbush Farm
Lefferts Historic House, Brooklyn
Friday, Nov. 24, 2006 1 – 4 pm www.nycgovparks.org
Winter Tails, Audubon Center. Prospect Park
FREE, 12 – 5 p.m.
5M Mamaroneck Turkey Trot (5M) & 1 Mile Gobbler Run Mamaroneck, NY
Sunday, Nov. 19 10:00 AM
2.5M Irvington Turkey Trot Irvington, NY
Sunday, Nov. 19 1:30 PM
25K MHRRC Turkey Trot 25K LaGrangeville, NY
Thursday, Nov. 23 8:30 AM
5K Tamarack Tower Foundation's Turkey Trot Port Chester, NY
Thursday. Nov. 23 9:00 AM
5K Family of New Paltz Turkey Trot 5K New Paltz, NY
Thursday, Nov. 23 9:30 AM
5K Bedford Turkey Trot Bedford, NY
5M Turkey Trot Prospect Park Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, Nov. 25 9:00 AM
5K Rye Turkey Run 5K Rye, NY
Saturday, Nov. 25 10:00 AM
Thursday, Nov. 23 9:00 AM
|The Balloon Blow Up
77th to 81st Streets between Central Park West & Columbus Ave.
Entrance at 79th St. and Columbus Ave.
Nov. 22 3pm-10pm
Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
Nov 23, 9-12:00PM. Begins at 77th St. and Central Park West
13th Annual Stamford Parade Spectacular
Downtown Stamford, CT Nov. 19 12 noon.
Nurturing Gratitude (Compassion & Empathy) in Kids
How easy it is, amidst the turkey, stuffing, and huge family
gatherings, to lose sight of the “thanks” in Thanksgiving.
Our tips for teaching thankfulness:
Each November, schoolchildren all over America don black
construction paper pilgrim hats in honor of the first Thanksgiving.
But are they hearing the real story?
Find out at:
Creating a Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving Feast
If the Thanksgiving holiday conjures up images of mountains of
food and over-indulgence, why not start a new tradition in your home?
Great ideas for a great meal at:
Turkey and Black Bean Enchiladas
Recipe at: http://www.nymetroparents.com/newarticle.cfm?colid=8178
CHRISTMAS TREES AND HOLIDAY LIGHTS
|Holiday Train Show
The New York Botanical Garden Enid A. Haupt Conservatory
River Parkway at Fordham Road, Bronx 718-817-8700 www.nybg.org
Adventure Garden, the Gingerbread Adventures,
Snowdrop Queen and the Evergreen King parade
Nov. 19- Dec. 31 Free with garden admission www.nybg.org
Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche at the Met
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave., at 82nd St.
Nov. 22-Jan. 8 Free with museum admission 212-535-7710 www.metmuseum.org
Origami Tree at the American Museum of Natural History
The American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th St.
Nov. 22-Jan. 1 Free with museum admission 212-769-5100 www.amnh.org
Chorus Tree at South Street Seaport
South Street Seaport
Nov. 25-Dec. 26 Free Admission 212-SEA-PORT www.southstreetseaport.com
Lincoln Center Holiday Tree
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Josie Robertson Plaza,
Columbus Ave., between 62nd and 64th St.
Nov. 28-Jan. 1 Free Admission 212-875-5000 www.lincolncenter.org
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree
Rockefeller Plaza, W. 48th St. & W. 51st St. between Fifth and Sixth Ave.
Nov. 30-Jan. 7 Free Admission 212-632-3975 www.rockefellercenter.com
Broadway Holiday Tree
Duffy Square, at 46th St. Dec 7-Jan 2 Free Admission
Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Center
family festival following the Lincoln Center tree lighting.
Square area, along Broadway from Time Warner Center
at Columbus Circle,
to West 68th Street. 6pm-9:30pm.
Nov. 27. (212) 581-7762. www.winterseve.org
Holiday Laser Light Show
Grand Central Terminal Nov. 21-Dec. 31
Free Admission 212-340-2210 www.grandcentralterminal.com
Festival of Light and Sound
Central Park Holiday Lights
Winter Garden, World Financial Center, 220 Vesey St.,
near West St., Battery Park City
Nov. 29-Jan. 1, 7a.m.-10p.m.
Free Admission 212-945-0505 www.worldfinancialcenter.com
Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, at 110th St.
between Fifth and Lenox Aves.
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