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This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Fairfield

February 6, 2013   |    




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There's so many activities events for kids and families this weekend in Fairfield County! If you're looking for festivals, museums, or just some time spent outside-you'll find it here! Browse this weekend's kids and family activities, or if you'd like to see what's going on next weekend, check out the NY Metro Parents' calendar!.

Winter Open House - Gate Hill Day Camp
February 09, 2013 - Stony Point

Gate Hill Day Camp Winter Open House, 11 AM - 3 PM Saturday, February 9th Snow Date: Sun., February 10th Come join us Saturday, February 9th for our Winter Open House. Bring the whole family to enjoy a day of camp! Get colorful with our arts & crafts projects, get moving with a game of GaGa or go on a private family tour with one of Gate Hill's camp directors to see our 33 acre wooded facility and learn more about our programs. Family and friends are welcome and refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by calling our office at (845) 947-3223 or visit us online at www.gatehilldaycamp.com.

Free Play at the J - JCC Rockland
February 06, 2013 - West Nyack

Meet other parents while your child, 6 months - 2 years, has fun in the JCC's the Kantrowiz Kids Gym or Lewis Family Playground (weather permitting). This weekly playgroup is hosted by Hillary Glass and is held most Wednesdays through May 29.

L'Elisir d'Amore - Metropolitan Opera
February 06, 2013 -

Approximate running time 2 hrs. 41 min. Anna Netrebko and Matthew Polenzani star in one of the greatest comic gems in opera, as the fickle Adina and her besotted Nemorino. Bartlett Sher, whose previous productions of Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Le Comte Ory, and Les Contes d'Hoffmann have delighted Met audiences, guides this lively staging, where surface charm will meet with real emotion. Mariusz Kwiecien is the blustery sergeant Belcore; Ambrogio Maestri and Erwin Schrott share the role of Dulcamara, the loveable quack and dispenser of the elixir. Maurizio Benini conducts.

Winter Wednesday Story Time - Congregation Sons of Israel
February 06, 2013 - Upper Nyack

The synagogue hosts this weekly play-date featuring stories and songs with a Jewish twist. Continues every Wednesday until March 20 (except Feb. 20).

Kirigami Lanterns - Rose Memorial Library
February 06, 2013 - Stony Point

Kids can have fun, experiment, and let their creativity go wild as they fold, cut, and decorate a piece of paper into a dazzling Valentine decoration. Pre-registration is required.

Books for Babies - Wilton Library
February 06, 2013 - Wilton

This program offers songs, play, and gentle stories geared for babies under 12 months old. No registration necessary.

Wonderful Ones and Twos with Caregivers - Wilton Library
February 06, 2013 - Wilton

This program is a sharing time for 1 and 2 year olds and their caregivers. The emphasis is on books, with some songs and toy times. No registration necessary.

LEARN TO DRAW with ART TEACHER AMY- Children 6-9 - West Islip Community Center,
February 06, 2013 - West Islip

Step-by-step, your child can learn to draw animals, landscapes, people and masterworks while they experiment with chalk and oil pastels, watercolors and markers.

Danna Banana - Bank Street Bookstore
February 06, 2013 - Upper West Side

Danna Banana performs music for kids that parents can stand every Wednesday at the bookstore.

Toddler Storytime - Manhasset Public Library
February 06, 2013 - Manhasset

Toddlers 18 months - 2� years are welcome at this fun event where familiar rhymes, favorite songs, and gentle stories are the foundation of this fun-filled introduction to storytime for children and their caregivers.

Steel Drum Carnival - Floral Park Public Library
February 06, 2013 - Floral Park

Grades 1-6. Participate in a steel drum band. Learn the tradition of Carnival. Do the limbo.

G-EASY - Highline Ballroom
February 06, 2013 - Manhattan

G's been a fixture on the local New Orleans rap scene for a few years and more recently in the music blogosphere, but in the last few months his popularity has surged and as his national profile has grown exponentially. His latest mixtape, The Endless Summer, produced Runaround Sue, who's sun stroked throwback video garnered over 100,000 plays on Youtube in less than a week.

Family Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
February 06, 2013 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-6 and their caregivers can come in for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. Pre-registration is required. Wednesdays through May 15.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library
February 06, 2013 - Garnerville

Creative kids ages 4-12 can play with the library's LEGO's or bring their own. Wednesdays through May 15.

RING THEM BELLS! ROB FISHER CELEBRATES KANDER & EBB - Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
February 06, 2013 -

Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley will join special guests Joel Grey and Chita Rivera for musical director/pianist Rob Fisher's tribute to musical theater legends John Kander and Fred Ebb, the collaborators behind the incomparable hit songs of Cabaret, Chicago, and so much more. Fisher, who founded the award-winning Encores! series, marks his fourth American Songbook celebration with this event, having previously led tributes to Cole Porter, Leonard Bernstein and the Gershwins. For Ring Them Bells!, he partners with some of Broadway's biggest stars for a lively exploration of one of America's most successful composing duos.

PJ Pajama Party - Rosenthal JCC
February 06, 2013 - Pleasantville

Once Upon a Time there was a Jewish story...bring kids in PJs and enjoy pizza dinner, free play in the gym, and a few of the best Jewish tall tales. A PJ Library program at the Rosenthal JCC.

Sweetheart's Candy Cottage - Celebrations In The Kitchen
February 06, 2013 - Hicksville

A chocolate lover's delight. Each guest is provided with a hand-made chocolate (or cookie, if your prefer) candy cottage along with colorful confections, holiday accessories, pastry bags, and special icing. Your valentine won't be able to resist this chocolate masterpiece.

HypnoBirthing Class - BirthingWisdom
February 06, 2013 - Blauvelt

Hypnobirthing® is a relaxing, stress-free method of birthing based on the belief that when a mother is properly prepared for birthing physically, mentally, and spiritually, she can experience the joy of birthing her baby in an easier, more comfortable manner. Over the span of five classes, participants will be introduced to techniques of self-hypnosis utilizing controlled deep breathing, visualization, and imagery to produce deep relaxation. Lectures highlight the birth process, birthing options, exercise, nutrition, anatomy, birth planning, c-section prevention, breastfeeding, and baby care. Classes held through March 13 other than February 13.

Story Time - The Jumping Gym
February 06, 2013 - West Hempstead

Everyone is welcome to free storytime. If there is time after the story there will be arts and crafts projects.

Boppin’ with Bonnie - Congregation Sons of Israel
February 06, 2013 - Upper Nyack

Children up to age 4 can join trained music teacher and ventriloquist Bonnie Halfond for music, movement, and puppets. Pre-registration is requested.

Storytime: The Snowy Day - Barnes & Noble -- The Palisades Center
February 06, 2013 - West Nyack

Few books have captured the magic and sense of possibility of the first snowfall better than The Snowy Day, winner of the Caldecott Medal. In 1962, a little boy named Peter put on his snowsuit and stepped out of his house and into the hearts of millions of readers. Bring your kids to celebrate the 50th anniversary of this true classic.

Book Babies - The Field Library
February 06, 2013 - Peekskill

An interactive program for the littlest library lovers (babies to age 3) and their caregivers. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and play time.

Toddler Time - Langston Hughes Library
February 06, 2013 - Corona

Share stories, songs, finger plays, and animal friends for a fun-filled program. For children 1 through 3 years old. Accompanied by a caregiver.

Welcome the Year of the Snake! - Hillcrest Library
February 06, 2013 - Flushing

Happy Chinese New Year! Enjoy this program for ages children 6-14 and celebrate the Year of the Snake. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served. Preregistration is required.

Disco Time and Sing Along - Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch
February 06, 2013 - Ditmas Park

Join Gillad Khalifa and Yoni the Puppet for disco dancing and Sing alongs.

826 NYC After School Tutoring - Brooklyn Public Library, Williamsburg branch
February 06, 2013 - Brooklyn

Kids can get help with homework.

Wii for Tweens - Brooklyn Public Library, Greenpoint branch
February 06, 2013 - Greenpoint

Tweens play Mario Kart and Smash Bros. on the Wii.

Look and See: Dinosaurs - Bruce Museum
February 06, 2013 - Greenwich

Children ages 3-5 and an adult explore the exhibition, Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China, and then create their own balloon-a-saurus. For reservations, call 203-869-0376 or email your names and event date to info@brucemuseum.org

CRITTERS, CRAFTS, AND KIDS - Greenburgh Nature Center
February 06, 2013 - Scarsdale

Enjoy wonderful fall days at the Nature Center with walks, live animals, and stories. Dress for outdoor activities. For children ages 18 mos.-5 years with a parent/caregiver.

Magic Tricks Workshop with Jeremy Pasternak - Briarwood Library
February 06, 2013 - Briarwood

Enjoy fun and illusions in Jeremy Pasternak's magic tricks workshop. Preregistration is required.

Knights of Queens - Queens Village Library
February 06, 2013 - Queens Village

Calling all budding Chess Masters! Children Ages 6-16 will learn chess basics or sharpen their skills and strategies. Chess equipment will be provided.

Music and Movement - Long Island Children's Museum
February 06, 2013 - Garden City

It's music, music, music. Musical instruments and catchy sing-along songs get the youngest children to move their bodies.

Great Women Artists: Georgia O�Keeffe (2000) - Nassau County Museum of Art
February 06, 2013 - Roslyn Harbor

A 45-minute film about this 20th-century American painter best known for her dramatic large paintings of desert flowers, cowskulls and the scenery of Northern New Mexico. First come, first seated.

Classical Interludes: Brooklyn Philharmonic Chamber Players - Brooklyn Public Library, central branch
February 06, 2013 - Prospect Heights

The Brooklyn Phil's chamber group examines Brooklyn's history as a classical music hotbed at the turn of the previous century. Enjoy excerpts from Brooklyn-based composers.

SciCafe: Modeling the Origins of Planets, Stars, and Galaxies - American Museum of Natural History
February 06, 2013 - Upper West Side

Enjoy cocktails, cutting-edge science, and conversation at this popular after-hours series, which takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. At scales of thousands of light years, stars are born, galaxies form, and supernovae explode. Our understanding of the origins of the Earth and beyond relies increasingly on the comparison of numerical models to ground and space-based observations. Astrophysicist Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, lead curator of the Space Show, Journey to the Stars, will use visualizations of supercomputer simulations and observations to share some of the latest advances and insights on these questions.

CHESS CLUB: Grades K-12 - Westport Library
February 06, 2013 - Westport

All levels welcome, but you must know the pieces' names, direction in which they move, and how to set up board.

TEEN ZOMBIE CLUB - Westport Library
February 06, 2013 - Westport

Meet other zombie fans for zombie-related activities. Register online. For middle school and up.

Creation Station! - Wilton Library
February 06, 2013 - Wilton

Children in grades K through 5 make any creation they choose. This is the perfect opportunity for children to innovate, communicate, and express themselves in a free-form environment. Some materials that may be available are Legos®, arts and crafts materials, model cars, Lego Technics®, science kits, and more. No registration.

'The Little Moon Theater' - TADA! Theater
February 06, 2013 - Chelsea

A travelling troupe of actors grants wishes through performances. They meet an odd assortment of characters including an endearing fairy god-mother.

Hope Bereavement Support Group - Oceanside Jewish Center
February 06, 2013 - Oceanside

HOPE bereavement support group is open to parents who have suffered the loss of a child. Experience the freedom to express your feelings and the sharing of coping skills under the guidance of a professional facilitator. All are welcome.

Family Films Series: 'Steamboat Bill, Jr.' - Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
February 06, 2013 - Upper West Side

The Film Society of Lincoln Center shows "Steamboat Bill Jr." (1928; 70 minutes; not rated) as part of their Family Films Series.

The ADHD Focus Diet: Eight Rules to Live By - West End Day School
February 06, 2013 - Upper West Side

Parents frequently ask whether they can change their child's symptoms by changing their diets. Jillian Burne, a certified holistic health coach who works with Dr. Ned Hallowell's Hallowell Center in New York, says yes. She has fine-tuned some of the more well known diets to come up with an approach that addresses three important issues that affect attention: blood sugar, inflammation, and gut health. These eight rules aren't new. What's new is combining them into one approach that's easy to implement and gets results. Jillian Burne, CHC, received her certification from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. She's worked with the Hallowell Center since 2011. Her practice includes helping children and adults manage ADHD using diet and lifestyle solutions.

'Cinderella: The Oldest Story Ever Told' - Circle in the Square Theatre
February 06, 2013 - Midtown West

THIS SHOW IS NOW SOLD OUT. This multicultural version of Cinderella features interwoven tales from China, India, and Africa. In one of the stories there is a magic fish instead of a fairy godmother and in another Cinderella is a boy. You'll also meet a flying cow, an enchanted frog, a talking parrot, and a wise wizard. Following each performance there will be a Q&A with the cast members. Reservations required.

Carole J. Bufford: Body and Soul - Metropolitan Room
February 06, 2013 - New York

Culled from Broadway, rock 'n' roll, pop and country sources, this is a show unlike any other you've seen, performed by a young artist who has quickly emerged as a star thanks to her uniquely original, theatrical style. She has performed to ovations here in New York at Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Town Hall in numerous Broadway by the Yearconcerts, and Feinstein's at Loew's Regency in the hit, long-running 11 O'Clock Numbers at 11 O'Clock show. Visit website for tickets and show times.

Mumford & Sons - Barclays Center
February 06, 2013 - Brooklyn

Mumford & Sons is coming to Barclays Center. The supporting acts are The Felice Brothers and Ben Howard.

Free Trial Classes - Long Island City School of Ballet
February 06, 2013 - Long Island City

Interested in learning dance? Trial classes available from Feb 3 through Feb 9 in Ballet, Tap, and Sportsdance for Boys. As well as Broadway and Imagine Dance. Call for reservations 718-781-1169. Full class schedule available on website.

The Global Communication and Foreign Language Magnet School, PS 151 OPEN HOUSE - PS 151, Global Communication and Foreign Language Magnet School
February 06, 2013 - Woodside

The Magnet School of Global Communication and Foreign Language, PS 151, has initiated the three year process to be accredited by the International Baccalaureate (IB) - Primary Year Program (PYP). This prestigious and rigorous method of instruction is accepted world-wide as a standard in academic excellence. The goal of the IB program is to develop the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills of our students to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world. The PYP program is the start of a continuum that guides students through their academic career. The NYC Department of Education, Magnet Schools are schools of choice offering distinct, innovative, thematic learning opportunities for your child. Each federally funded magnet school offers specialized curriculum aligned to the school theme with student activities designed to promote academic excellence. The non-testing application is available for all District 30 students grades Kindergarten through 8. To learn more about magnet schools, arrange a tour or receive an application please call 718-759-4977.

Starlight Music Series - Hans Holzen Trio - Top of the Rock
February 06, 2013 - New York

Visit the 67th floor at Top of the Rock Observation Deck on February 6th, 14th, 20th & 27th to experience the winter music showcase. Enjoy live music while taking in the spectacular, 360-degree panorama of New York City. Wine and champagne from Brasserie Ruhlmann will also be available for purchase. The Starlight Music Series is free with the price of admission to Top of the Rock. For the musical lineup and to purchase tickets, visit topoftherocknyc.com or call (212) 698-2000.

Science Cafe featuring NYT bestselling author Dan Ariely - The Yale Club of New York, Grand Ballroom
February 06, 2013 - New York

Bestselling author, Dan Ariely, speaks about leading more sensible – if not rational– lives. One challenge is what’s good for us right now is often not what is good for us in the long term. For example, dieting and saving are not so much fun now, but good for the future. When faced with such tradeoffs, we often focus on the short term rather than long term goals and get ourselves into trouble. By understanding where we fall short, there are methods we can use to overcome our natural inclinations. RSVP today at www.fabbsfoundation.org/self-control or call 202-572-3023.

Songs of America: Art Garfunkel with Charles Grodin - Paley Center for Media
February 06, 2013 -

Art Garfunkel Charles Grodin Moderator: Bruce Fretts, Articles Editor, TV Guide 1969 America through the Eyes and Songs of Simon and Garfunkel Few documentaries were as controversial and evocative of the late sixties as Songs of America, featuring Simon and Garfunkel on tour and in the studio. Conceived and written by Charles Grodin, Paul Simon, and Art Garfunkel and directed by Charles Grodin in 1969, Songs of America used the duo's music in overtly political montages to comment on the turbulent times. So many classic Simon and Garfunkel tunes are heard or performed throughout this resonant journey, including "Homeward Bound," "The Boxer," "The Sound of Silence," and "Bridge Over Troubled Water." Following this rare public screening, Garfunkel and Grodin, who had worked together on the feature Catch-22, will discuss the making of their documentary and the controversy surrounding the sponsor, AT&T removing their name.

Priscilla Stuckey To Discuss Her Book - Bluestockings Bookstore
February 06, 2013 - New York

What kind of world have we created with the story of Earth as a machine? In Kissed by a Fox: And Other Stories of Friendship in Nature, writer, scholar, and Earth-advocate Priscilla Stuckey examines the mechanistic Western story about humans and nature, challenging preconceptions about economics, politics, and religion—and about ourselves. "[An] entertaining and emotionally resonant book." ––Publishers Weekly. "Priscilla Stuckey explores our Western spiritual and political choices and argues for a new approach to nature, all of it….an artful and engaging narrative." ––Story Circle Book Reviews Website for more info: priscillastuckey.com.

Modifying the Impact of Loss for Children in Divorce - New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
February 06, 2013 - Upper East Side

New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute's Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis division launches the "Dialogues on..." series of discussions with leading child development experts. With the "Dialogues on..." series of discussions and Q&A, the NYC community has access to child development experts on relevant and pressing topics. The events are free and open to the public and are an integral part of NYPSI's commitment to community outreach. "Dialogues on..." events are geared towards professionals and parents who are involved with the care of children in the school and home environments. Educators, school administrators, community leaders, grandparents, and parents are welcome to attend. The "Dialogues on..." series is made possible by a generous donation to NYSPI from The Poses Family Foundation. Additional funding was received from The James and Judith K. Dimon Foundation in honor of Ms. Themis Dimon. Dr. Anna Balas is currently Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Payne Whitney Division of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College. She is also on the faculty of, and a member of New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute. Dr. Balas is a sought after instructor on trauma and child development for psychoanalytic candidates, residents, public/private school teachers, and parents. In addition, Dr. Balas has a longstanding interest in psychoanalysis as applied to the arts. Dr. Balas has a busy private practice for adult, adolescent and child psychiatry and psychoanalysis in Manhattan. Given the prevalence of separation and divorce, Dr. Balas has pondered at length on finding ways to help children master their experiences of loss when their own family divides up.

Mother 2 Mother Breastfeeding Support Group - Rockland County Department of Health WIC Office
February 06, 2013 - Haverstraw

The Rockland County Department of Health invites new mothers and mothers-to-be to attend this monthly support group that offers help and information. The program is led by a certified lactation consultant who can help women with their questions and concerns. Babies and toddlers are welcome. The group is available in Spanish on February 20.

Icons of Funk - Highline Ballroom
February 06, 2013 - Manhattan

Leo Nocentelli ( The Meters) Guitarist, composer, founding member of the internationally known group The Meters! In their 41-year history, The Meters have grooved their way around the globe. They have toured with such talents as The Rolling Stones, and have been the rhythm for such diverse artists as Dr. John, Paul McCartney, Robert Palmer and Patti Labelle. Considered by many to be the founding fathers of funk, The Meters created a unique sound that lasted through the sixties and seventies and was reborn in the late eighties. Their trademark sound blends funk, blues, and dance grooves with a New Orleans vibe. Http://Www.Nocentelli.Com/ Fred Wesley (JB Horns. / P Funk) Trombonist, composer, arranger, bandleader and author known worldwide as one of the architects of funk music. Fred's work with Godfather of Soul James Brown in the 1970s established him as the world's funkiest trombone player. Today he fronts his own jazz-funk band, the New JBs, passes his expertise along to students and younger musicians around the world, and lends his fire to assorted artists across a broad musical spectrum. Http://Www.Funkyfredwesley.Com/ Stanton Moore (Galactic) Stanton Moore is a rock drummer raised in Metairie, Louisiana. Most widely known as a founding member of Galactic, Moore has also pursued a solo recording career (beginning with his 1998 debut All Kooked Out!) and recorded with bands as diverse as jazz-funk keyboardist Robert Walter and heavy metal act Corrosion of Conformity. He also travels internationally to teach New Orleans drumming, writes a regular column for drumming magazines, and releases instructional books and videos. Http://Www.Stantonmoore.Com/ and Bill Dickens & Mark Rechler

Robert Cuccioli - 54 Below
February 06, 2013 - New York

54 Below welcomes one of Broadway's most popular leading men to its stage for one night only. A Standard Love reflects Robert Cuccioli's love of music from ballad to swing through musical standards from the 30?s and 40?s, lending his rich voice to some of the most endearing American standards ever written, including "The Look of Love," "I've Got You Under My Skin," "How Do You Keep the Music Playing," and "Zing! Went the Strings of my Heart." Each song is part of a timeline that, as Robert says, "features an aspect of my own romantic life that resonates in my heart," of loving and losing and loving again. Robert currently appears in the dual role of Dr. Norman Osborn/The Green Goblin in the rock musical Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Of course, it was in another dual role that Broadway audiences first fell in love with him when he conquered Jekyll & Hyde!

Mother Goose Rhymes for Tots - Rose Memorial Library
February 07, 2013 - Stony Point

Parents with walkers up to 24 months are invited to join the library for feltboard stories, Mother Goose rhymes, finger plays, creative movement with songs, a simple sticker craft, and bubbles. Thursdays through February 14. Pre-registration is required.

Storytime for Tots - Rose Memorial Library
February 07, 2013 - Stony Point

Parents with children ages 24-36 months are invited to this introduction to storytime with simple picture book stories, finger plays, creative movement with music, and a themed coloring sheet. Thursdays through February 14. Pre-registration is required.

Mitzvah Makers - JCC Rockland
February 07, 2013 - West Nyack

Students in grades 8-12 are invited to a brainstorming session to help create community service projects. Participants will discuss various projects and review different charities to determine which ones to help.

Faces and Figures - Stamford Art Association
Through February 07, 2013 - Stamford

An open juried art exhibit for distinguished and creative expression depicting faces and figures at the Stamford Art Association. This year's juror is local artist and teacher, Eddie Nino. January 13 - February 7, 2013.

Language Immersion at LICM-Spanish - Long Island Children's Museum
February 07, 2013 - Garden City

Why not introduce another language to your child while they are young and receptive to new things? These Spanish workshops are drop in and do not require advance sign up. A different theme will be covered each week and a class project and song will be used to reinforce learning. Take home activities will also be distributed at the end of each class.

After School Storytime - Manhasset Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Manhasset

Longer stories and crazy crafts are all part of the fun. This is a drop-off class for children in K-2. Registration required.

Chess Instruction - Manhasset Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Manhasset

Learn to play chess or perfect your skills in these instructional sessions (Grades 2-6). All levels are welcome. Hosted by the Long Island Chess Nuts. Chess sets will be provided. Registration required.

British Invasions-Andrew Lloyd Webber with Dr. James Kolb - Manhasset Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Manhasset

Dr. James Kolb, Professor of Drama and Dance at Hofstra University discusses the work of Andrew Lloyd Webber whose career spans the last four decades of the 20th century and into the 21st, beginning with Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, followed by Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Cats, Starlight Express, The Phantom of the Opera, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard, Whistle Down the Wind, The Beautiful Game and Love Never Dies. His work has been profoundly influenced by his family�s involvement in classical music, and his youthful enthusiasm for the American musical theatre.

PreSchool Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-5 can come in for stories, songs, puppets, and more. Pre-registration is required. Thursdays through May 16.

Bouncing Babies - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Garnerville

Non-walkers and their parent, grandparent, or caregiver are invited for rhymes, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required. Thursdays through May 16.

Stories in Spanish & English - Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-6 can hear stories in Spanish and English. Pre-registration is required. Thursdays through May 16.

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
February 07, 2013 -

The thoughtful Americana/roots/indie rock artist -- also known as Will Oldham -- brings his incredible songwriting and vocal talents to the Songbook series in this rare appearance.

Friendship Cookie Class - Celebrations In The Kitchen
February 07, 2013 - Hicksville

This is a fun-filled class devoted to creating your own Valentine-shaped cookies. Delicious cookie dough will be provided along with Valentine-shaped cookie cutters and special confections to decorate with. Give each of your special valentines a custom-made cookie that you have personally made for them. Celebrations in the Kitchen will even specially wrap it for you.

Yoga for Children - Congregation Sons of Israel
February 07, 2013 - Upper Nyack

Children ages 2-6 are invited to participate in this playful approach to yoga. Pre-registration is requested.

Teen Leadership - JCC Rockland
February 07, 2013 - West Nyack,

The JCC's Cathie Izen hosts this leadership and brainstorming meeting where teens can come together to create community service projects that help people locally, nationally, and internationally. Participants will review different charities to decide which ones to support. In the process, participants will develop communication and leadership skills, learn how to brainstorm, and enhance their compassion for others. Students in grades 7 and 8 meet at 7pm; students in grades 9-12 meet at 8pm.

Lego Club - White Plains Public Library
February 07, 2013 - White Plains

Children in grades 1 through 6 are invited to design and build their own structures using The Trove's Lego set.

Tales for Tails - The Field Library
February 07, 2013 - Peekskill

Children in Grade 1 and up are invited (with a parent) to read to a special dog. All volunteer dogs are certified through The Good Dog Foundation. Sign-up required.

Take a Free Practice SAT Test - Briarwood Library
February 07, 2013 - Briarwood

Teens can warm up for the test and find out how they would score. Get a realistic practice and try their hand at the types of questions they'll face on the actual exam. Participants receive a personalized score report pinpointing their strengths and weaknesses. Preregistration is required. Reserve a seat at PrincetonReview.com/Events or call 800-273-8439. This is event #87926.

Attraction or Distraction - Rosedale Library
February 07, 2013 - Rosedale

Girls ages 11-21 talk about some major distractions of the teen years, and how to prevent them from interfering with life goals.

Story Craft - Brooklyn Public Library, Pacific branch
February 07, 2013 - Park Slope

Create an arts and crafts project based on a story read aloud earlier in the session.

Lecture Series: Dinosaur Discoveries. The Rise and Alleged Demise of the Dinosaurs - Bruce Museum
February 07, 2013 - Greenwich

Lowell Dingus, PhD, Associate Research Curator, Vertebrate Paleontology Division, American Museum of Natural History, and Project Director, Yale Peabody Museum Great Hall, provides an overview of the evolution of dinosaurs, hypotheses about their extinction (e.g., mammals eating their eggs, meteor impact, volcanism), and finish by posing the question as to whether or not they are really extinct. Reservations are strongly recommended. Call the Museum at 203-413-6740 or email event date, your name and number of guests to info@brucemuseum.org.

Design and Create Your Own Jewelry with Yvette Powell - Rosedale Library
February 07, 2013 - Rosedale

Yvette Powell leads a workshop that guides children and teens through the process of designing and making jewelry, using their own style to create unique pieces. All materials are included; preregistration is required.

Brown Bag Lectures - Nassau County Museum of Art
February 07, 2013 - Roslyn Harbor

Bring a sandwich and enjoy lunch with friends as Museum Docent Riva Ettus presents an informative talk on Artists in America. Then join the 2pm public exhibition tour of this exhibition of more than 300 years of American Art. No reservations. First come, first seated.

Discovery of Art: Maxfield Parrish (2008) - Nassau County Museum of Art
February 07, 2013 - Roslyn Harbor

A 45-minute film exploring the works of one of the greatest 20th-century American painters and illustrators, whose work was characterized by blue skies, pastoral landscapes and captivating figures. First come, first seated.

Ridge Kids Write - Brooklyn Public Library, Bay Ridge branch
February 07, 2013 - Bay Ridge

Kids practice their writing skills in a focused workshop environment.

Ridge Kids Write - Brooklyn Public Library, Bay Ridge branch
February 07, 2013 - Bay Ridge

Kids practice their writing skills in a focused workshop environment.

Chess Class - Brooklyn Public Library, Kings Bay branch
February 07, 2013 - Homecrest

Babies and toddlers enjoy stories, singing, and arts and crafts.

Teen Thursdays - Yonkers Public Library - Riverfront
February 07, 2013 - Yonkers

Hang out with Z, the teen librarian, create arts & crafts, play board games/PS3, take quizzes, enter a monthly raffle, and win small prizes at Bingo...and more. Something different every week. Open to tweens and teens, ages 12-19 in the Teen Scene.

Lunchtime Bird Walks in Central Park - American Museum of Natural History
February 07, 2013 - Upper West Side

Four Thursdays, February 7, 14, 21, and 28. Catch a glimpse of owls, songbirds, and woodpeckers in the woods, seed-eating birds in the fields, and multiple species of ducks and gulls in the lakes as ornithologist Paul Sweet guides you through three Central Park habitats to observe the varied bird species of New York City. Be sure to bring a pair of binoculars and wear comfortable shoes. Please note, this walk is more than an hour long over steps, slopes, and wood-chip paths. Walks start across from the Museum on the northeast corner of Central Park West and 77th Street. Walks are limited to 25 people per series. This program is part of the celebration of the reopening of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial at the American Museum of Natural History.

Creature Feature - Connecticut Audubon Society
February 07, 2013 - Fairfield

Meet the Center's resident snakes closer than you ever have before. This interactive program is full of fun and interesting facts about what makes snakes unique. All ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Drum Workshop - Rochdale Village Library
February 07, 2013 - Jamaica

Make some noise at this hands-on drum and percussion workshop for teens with professional musician Tony Genovese.

Mini Musicians - South Norwalk Library
February 07, 2013 - South Norwalk

Children age 3-5 are invited to make music. The session includes singing, dancing, musical stories, and jamming with musical instruments. Children will learn basic musical concepts like rhythm, pitch, and tempo, while participating in fun, hands-on games and activities. The program is limited to 15 participants and registration is required. You can register online or call x 15903.

Integrating Movement with Learning: Sensory Processing and Neuron-Do® Martial Arts How and why can movement improve learning? - Norwalk City Hall
February 07, 2013 - Norwalk

Terri R. Epstein, an occupational therapist with a specialty in sensory integration, will explain sensory processing and the importance of sensory regulation for learning. She will discuss and demonstrate techniques that help regulate a child physically and ways to incorporate the concept of a "sensory diet" throughout the day -- at home and at school -- to allow children to be more present and available for learning. Dr. Douglas DeMassa will discuss how his brain-based martial art, Neuron-Do®, integrates physical movement with learning to help students improve attention, endurance, short-term memory skills, impulse control, time-on-task, visual tracking, balance, coordination, and self-confidence.

Get Into It! FREE - Stepping Stones Museum
February 07, 2013 - Norwalk

The museum stays open late with free admission and activities. An Open Arms program.

Meet the Tooth Fairy - Fairfield Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Fairfield

The Tooth Fairy will visit the Library to encourage good dental habits. Join this presentation with fairy dust, colorful visuals and songs.

Outsmarting Your Toddler with Love - Fairfield Public Library
February 07, 2013 - Fairfield

This Pathways to Parenting program offers tips on learning how to calm outbursts, stop most tantrums before they start, and build a loving and respectful relationship with your child.

MouseMuse presents Storytelling on the Green: Crimes and Misdemeanors - Fairfield Museum and History Center
February 07, 2013 - Fairfield

MouseMuse presents an evening featuring true ten-minute tales told by local storytellers. Tonight's theme is "Crimes and Misdemeanors;" stories of run-ins with the law, bureaucracy and the slow-turning wheels of justice. Tickets available for purchase at the door or online.

Cancer Support Group - New York Methodist Hospital
February 07, 2013 - Park Slope

This group meets the first Thursday of every month for those who have survived and are currently being treated for cancer.

Wine Tasting Night - Paint Your Own Pottery
February 07, 2013 - Scarsdale

Moms can meet their friends, relax, and paint pottery while enjoying wines from around the world and painting wine goblets and coolers. Ages 21+. Reservations required.

Tiny Tots: 'Let's Discover Nature' Hour - Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
February 07, 2013 - Smithtown

Children ages 3-5 along with their parents discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. This week's theme is "To Nature With Love." All programs conducted on the north side of the park unless otherwise noted. Reservations required for all programs.

Raising Caring, Capable Kids with Habits of Mind Workshop - Bank Street Bookstore
February 07, 2013 - Morningside Heights

Join authors Lauren A. Carner, Ph.D and Angela Iadavaia-Cox for this informative workshop for parents, teachers, and other care-givers based on their book "Raising Capable, Caring Kids with Habits of Mind." This workshop includes a brief overview of what the habits of mind are, an in-depth discussion of some of these habits with a focus on how parents and caregivers alike can use them at home and school, with handouts and a Q&A session afterwards. "Raising Caring, Capable Kids with Habits of Mind" provides many engaging stories and examples for parents to their help children succeed and thrive in school as well as in life. There are practical tips that apply to daily life with children--for issues big and small-- everything from managing homework to resolving arguments between siblings to encouraging the reluctant child. This book breaks new ground in taking the Habits of Mind out of the classroom and into the home.

'Cinderella: The Oldest Story Ever Told' - Circle in the Square Theatre
February 07, 2013 - Midtown West

THIS SHOW IS NOW SOLD OUT. This multicultural version of Cinderella features interwoven tales from China, India, and Africa. In one of the stories there is a magic fish instead of a fairy godmother and in another Cinderella is a boy. You'll also meet a flying cow, an enchanted frog, a talking parrot, and a wise wizard. Following each performance there will be a Q&A with the cast members. Reservations required.

Cross-Stitch Circle - DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
February 07, 2013 - Upper West Side

Drop in to try your skills at one of the oldest forms of embroidery in the world.

Artist Diploma Recital: Jie Yuan, piano - Willson Theater - The Juilliard School
February 07, 2013 - New York

Artist Diploma in Performance Recital Series. Jie Yuan, piano; Charles Yang and Julia Ahyoung Choi, violins; Jenni Gi H. Seo, viola; Jennifer Yunyoung Choi, cello; Sylvia Rosenberg, quintet coach. LIGETI Musica ricercata, Nos. 3, 8, and 10; SCHUBERT Four Impromptus, Op. 142; DVORÁK Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81. The Artist Diploma performers constitute the few highly gifted and experienced musicians selected to develop their artistry and professionalism in the ever-changing contemporary world. FREE; no tickets required.

Free Trial Classes - Long Island City School of Ballet
February 07, 2013 - Long Island City

Interested in learning dance? Trial classes available from Feb 3 through Feb 9 in Ballet, Tap, and Sportsdance for Boys. As well as Broadway and Imagine Dance. Call for reservations 718-781-1169. Full class schedule available on website.

Guild Hall presents Montauk School’s Word Up! Poetry Program - Guild Hall
February 07, 2013 - East Hampton

In this live poetry event, middle school students from Montauk school will read original works, selected poems, memorized works, and fellow students’ poems on the stage of the John Drew Theater. The students have been working in school with professional poets to learn how to write, revise and present their own original works of poetry.

Self-Portrait: Ricky Ian Gordon - Abigail Adams Smith Auditorium
February 07, 2013 - New York

The Dessoff Choirs’ Mid-Winter Festival, WORD•PLAY, continues on February 7 at 8pm with Self-Portrait: Ricky Ian Gordon at the Abigail Adams Smith Auditorium, 417 East 61th Street. This intimate evening features the award-winning composer-lyricist performing his music and sharing stories about his life and deep relationship with poetry. Gordon’s passion for poetry dates back to his childhood and has provided inspiration for a great deal of his works since. He describes his motivation to compose music set to poems, “I set poems to music because by doing so, they enter me like fresh water and they seem to clear away the cobwebs. It is like putting the right info into my hard drive as an antidote to all the spam. Poetry is often my savior.” His 2012 album, Silver Rain, is a compilation of songs he wrote set to the poetry of Langston Hughes, performed by soprano Nicole Cabell. A recent review in Gramophone said of the album, “In short, his songs are gems of concision and emotional directness.” TICKETS: $15-40, children under 12 free for all programs. For individual tickets, please visit dessoff.org, or call (212) 831-8224.

Inner Landscape: Martha Graham and the Surreal - Morgan Library & Museum
February 07, 2013 - New York

The Martha Graham Dance Company will dance three of Graham's masterworks that touch on surrealism and demonstrate how the choreographer made the workings of the mind visible in dance. A preview of Imperial Gesture (featuring Blakeley White-McGuire and premiering February 26 at The Joyce Theater); Every Soul is a Circus (with Katherine Crockett performing the lead); and "Moon" from Canticle for Innocent Comedians will be featured, along with commentary by the Company's Artistic Director, Janet Eilber.

The Letter - Dicapo Opera Theater
February 07, 2013 - New York

The New York premiere of an opera noir by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec and libretto by noted critic-playwright-biographer Terry Teachout is next. The Letter is based on the classic Somerset Maugham play and short story filmed by Hollywood in 1940. Set in Malaya, The Letter tells the dramatic story of the adulterous wife of a British plantation manager who shoots her faithless lover dead, then tries to escape hanging by lying about her crime -- a story with a surprising outcome.

Eric Michael Gillet - 54 Below
February 07, 2013 - New York

Award-winning vocalist, director and Broadway actor (The Frogs, Sweet Smell of Success, Kiss Me, Kate) Eric Michael Gillett uses the wit and wisdom of Lorenz Hart to remind us all that, though love can be experienced with abandon, to be careless with the heart can also have a price. George Balanchine called Lorenz Hart the "Shelley of America," his lyrics rank with the greatest romantic poetry of all time. Though he, himself, was unlucky in love, his writing casts a spell that will always survive the test of time, inspiring generations of lovers to come to follow their hearts.

Gymboree Dance Party - Gymboree Play & Music of Scarsdale
February 07, 2013 - Scarsdale

Do the moon walk and sing ther ABC's with your little one at The Jacksons' Dance Party. Bop out to the music of The Jackson 5, Janet, and the King of Pop - Michael! Enjoy this family-friendly dance party for children, mobile to age 5 years! No reservation needed.

Josh Groban - Barnes & Noble - Fifth Avenue
February 07, 2013 - Manhattan

Mr. Groban will be signing his new CD "All that Echoes". Line forms outside front entrance. CDs available at the cash registers starting 9AM, day of the event. Customers are required to purchase the CD(s) at the event/store to receive wristband.

Thursday Happy Hour - The Chandelier Room
February 07, 2013 - Hoboken

All Night Happy Hour - $4 Beers, $5 Wines, $150 Bottle Specials, $100 Moet Specials. Music by Raphael Valentino spinning Open Format. Admission: Everyone free on Eric Virgil's guestlist Doors Open at 5.30pm Dresscode: Dress to impress Age: 21 and over. To rsvp or more information, text Eric Virgil 917-664-2686, email info@ericvirgil.com, or go to www.ericvirgil.com

THROUGH OUR EYES: Three Decades of EVC Youth Documentaries - Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center Amphitheater
February 07, 2013 - New York

Spanning three decades worth of extraordinary work, the EVC Retrospective Series captures moments in New York’s history through the fresh, but unblinking eyes of emerging teen filmmakers. Two shorts examine the lasting effect of racial and ethnic stereotypes in the media, while a third looks for common ground between African-Americans and Jews following the '91 riots.

'Legally Blonde, The Musical' - Irvington Town Hall Theater
February 08, 2013 - Irvington

Presented by The Clocktower Players Teen Troupe. A funny, romantic comedy about knowing who you are and showing what you've got. When sorority star Elle Woods' boyfriend dumps her for someone "serious," Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books, and sets out to go where no Delta Nu has gone before: Harvard Law. Snow Date: Sunday, Feb. 10, at 2pm.

Ultimate Fitness for Kids with Special Needs - 14th Street Y
Through February 08, 2013 - East Village

A total body fitness class for kids ages 10-14 who are on the autism spectrum. Kids will learn how to exercise in a safe and fun way. The Ultimate Fitness program encourages a supportive atmosphere through a variety of exercises designed to increase physical fitness and promote teamwork. Activities include obstacle courses, exercise circuits, relay races, and lots of fun, team-related games. This class is part of the 14th Street Y's Kol Program, which hosts several weekend classes for kids with special needs. The program is geared for children on the high-functioning end of the autistic spectrum and children with communication and language delays. For more information or to receive an application, contact Amanda Kayam at Amanda_Kayam@14StreetY.org or 646-395-4339.

Picture Book Time - Hempstead Library
February 08, 2013 - Hempstead

The program includes stories, songs, animal friends, and fun.

Rigoletto - Metropolitan Opera
February 08, 2013 -

Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi's towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960 -- an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence. Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke, Zeljko Lucic is his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto, and Diana Damrau sings Rigoletto's daughter, Gilda. Michele Mariotti conducts.

AL KOOPER 69th BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE - B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Through February 08, 2013 - New York

Al Kooper once again returns to B.B. King Blues Club to celebrate his birthday in grand fashion. A legendary keyboardist, songwriter, and producer, Kooper appeared on Bob Dylan's classic albums Highway 61 Revisited (1965) and Blonde on Blonde (1966), and he produced New Morning for Dylan in 1970. He also toured as a member of Dylan's band off and on over the years. He was a member of the influential group The Blues Project from 1965 to 1967, and he formed Blood, Sweat & Tears in 1967, remaining with the group for its debut album Child Is Father to the Man (1968). Kooper was also the principal songwriter for both bands. As if all of that weren't enough, he also appeared on and produced 1968's platinum Super Session album with Mike Bloomfield and Stephen Stills.

Sweetheart Princess Ball - New Jersey Children's Museum
February 08, 2013 - Paramus

Bring your little sweetheart to the museum for an early Valentine's Day celebration with her favorite princess. Cinderella, Arielle, Belle, Snow White, Jasmine, and Sleeping Beauty will all be at the party to dance, sign autographs, and pose for pictures. Tickets include a hot dinner, beverage, desert buffet, and dancing to the music of DJ Polka Dot. Reservations are required; call 201-262-2638 x10.

LEZ ZEPPELIN, Unplugged - Highline Ballroom
February 08, 2013 - Manhattan

Lez Zeppelin, the New York City-based all-girl band, has gained worldwide critical acclaim for the musicianship, passion, and gender-bending audacity it brings to the music of Led Zeppelin.

BLOWOFF, ft. the DJ sounds of Bob Mould & Richard Morel - Highline Ballroom
February 08, 2013 - Manhattan

Bob Mould and Richard Morel's Blowoff is a DJ event that has become a premier destination for a wide cross-section of appreciative music fans. Originating in 2003 in Washington, DC's Velvet Lounge, Blowoff started as a musical collaboration between Mould and Morel. The two DJ in tandem, laying down a signature mix of indie rock, electro, and house, accented by a series of artfully eye-popping vignettes projected throughout the club.

LEARN TO DRAW with ART TEACHER AMY- Children 6-9 - First United Methodist Church
February 08, 2013 - Amityville

Step-by-step, your child can learn to draw animals, landscapes, people and masterworks while they experiment with chalk and oil pastels, watercolors and markers.

Chinese Cooking Class for Teens - Manhasset Public Library
February 08, 2013 - Manhasset

Teens in grades 7-12 will learn how to make chinese food and have fun doing so.

Like Cat and Dogs: The Innermost Hopes and Hates of our Beloved Pets - Manhasset Public Library
February 08, 2013 - Manhasset

Live theater starring Debbie Starker and David Houston in a humorous one-hour performance reading in the style of Radio Drama with music and effects. The performance features classics from Thurber's Pet Department and Eliot's Practical Cats, glimpses of Mehitabel, an occasional absurdity from Ogden Nash, and outrageous snatches from such recent tomes as Cat-echisms, and How to Raise a Jewish Dog.

Wii Play - Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
February 08, 2013 - Haverstraw

Students in grades 1-6 can challenge themselves and their friends on the Wii.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library
February 08, 2013 - Garnerville

Creative kids are invited to bring their own Legos or use the library's to make something special. For ages 4-12. Fridays through May 17 other than March 29.

Stories & Craft - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
February 08, 2013 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-7 are invited for stories, crafts, and more. _re-registration is required. Fridays through May 17 other than March 29.

Fun Wii Fridays - Hollis Library
February 08, 2013 - Hollis

Calling all teens! Enjoy an afternoon for lots of socializing and Wii games.

Visitor Day - Cornerstone Christian School
February 08, 2013 - New City

Rockland's only Christian elementary school, serving kindergarden through 6th grade, invites prospective parents to visit the school and learn about its programs.

Benefit Concert for the Clarkstown Family Resource Center - Link Elementary School
February 08, 2013 - New City

The Bossy Frog hosts this a PJ party, performance, and fundraiser for the Clarkstown Family Resource Center, a non-profit that runs programs for the Clarkstown Central School District Community. The first 25 families to register get a free Bossy Frog CD.

Tot Shabbat - Temple B'nai Torah
February 08, 2013 - Wantagh

The community is invited to join Rabbi Marci Bellows, Cantor Steven Sher, Gail Goldstein and Emily Altman for this, special early childhood Shabbat experience of singing, and storytelling.

Meet Curious George - Barnes & Noble at Palisades Center
February 08, 2013 - West Nyack

Come meet Curious George, one of the most famous children's book characters of all time, and hear stories about this curious little monkey and his adventures.

Game Day - Sunnyside Library
February 08, 2013 - Sunnyside

Enjoy some friendly competition at this weekly game program for tweens and teens. Play Monopoly, checkers, chess, Connect 4, Uno, and more.

Winter Workshop - Jill's Ceramics
February 08, 2013 - West Nyack

Jill will help artists of all ages design winter or holiday-themed crafts. Make something special for Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, or Passover. Selection includes jewelry boxes, candy dishes, mugs, plates, and more. Pieces can be taken home that day or left for glazing. Fee includes instruction. Seder dishes are available for an additional fee. Pre-registration is requested. Workshops will be held each Friday throughout the month.

Valentine Crafts - Whitestone Library
February 08, 2013 - Whitestone

Enjoy making a craft for that special someone in the family. Participants will make 3-D Valentine cards, finger puppet hearts, and more.

Valentine Jewelry Design for Tweens - Langston Hughes Library
February 08, 2013 - Corona

Tweens ages 8-13 will learn how to make jewelry as a gift for themselves or someone they love this Valentine season.

First Friday at Chabad - Shabbat in Iceland - Chabad of the Rivertowns
February 08, 2013 - Dobbs Ferry

Family sabbath services followed by a sit down dinner. Enjoy Icelandic treats and atmosphere. RSVP necessary; online chabadrt.org or call at 693-6100.

Teen/Tween Night at the Larchmont LEGO-FEST - Larchmont Village Center
February 08, 2013 - Larchmont

At LegoFest, discover and explore an entire Lego world created by professional Lego artists. The visually interactive, 300-square-foot display will be bursting with whimsical scenes, hidden surprises, Seek-and-Find Challenges, Lego-Building Events, and a variety of premium Lego sets for raffle. Tickets for Tween/Teen Night (ages 12-18) can only be purchased online at friendsoflarchmontlibrary.org/legofest. There will be food and a host of activities and events geared specifically to teens. LegoFest is a fundraiser for Friends of the Larchmont Public Library, sponsored by BlocStudio Design + Construction, Rolling Stone Masonry Ltd., The Lazy Gardener, and Julia B Fee Sotheby's.

Movie Night - School Daze - Bruce Museum
February 08, 2013 - Greenwich

In celebration of Black History Month, the museum shows Spike Lee's movie about about fraternity and sorority members clashing with other students at a historically black college during homecoming weekend. It also touches upon issues of real and perceived racism related to skin-tone bias and hair quality within the African-American community. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

Music and Movement - Long Island Children's Museum
February 08, 2013 - Garden City

It's music, music, music. Musical instruments and catchy sing-along songs get the youngest children to move their bodies.

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