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Free Things to Do in Rockland with Your Family in April

Free Things to Do in Rockland with Your Family in April

These are the top free events and activities for families in Rockland this April, hand-picked by our calendar editors just for you. Celebrate Earth Day in Nyack, join in activities to help the community in West Nyack, and more!

Top Things to Do Outdoors in Brooklyn in April

Top Things to Do Outdoors in Brooklyn in April

Enjoy the great outdoors with these family-friendly events and activities in and near Brooklyn in April. Meet chickens in Crown Heights, celebrate Arbor Day in Flatbush, and more!

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in April

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in April

Do you have a mini musician at home? The whole family can enjoy these music-themed events and activities in and near Brooklyn in April, including free dance classes in Fort Greene and a sing-along in Brooklyn Heights.

Winter School Break Events in Brooklyn

Winter School Break Events in Brooklyn

What to do when the kids have a week off of school? Our calendar editors picked the top events during winter break, February 16-21, in Brooklyn. Children can investigate plant life, be an astronaut for a day, learn about animals, and more!

Family-Friendly Valentine's Day Events in Brooklyn

Family-Friendly Valentine's Day Events in Brooklyn

Happy Valentine's Day! Celebrate the holiday of love at these family-friendly Valentine's Day events in and near Brooklyn. Kids can create jewelry, learn how to knit, make valentines for friends and family, and more!

Best Things to Do for Free in Brooklyn in April

Best Things to Do for Free in Brooklyn in April

These are the top free events for kids and families in and near Brooklyn this April, hand-picked by our calendar editors a just for you! Have fun at a parade in Park Slope, exploring a museum in Prospect Heights, and more!

Top 12 Things to Do With Your Family in Manhattan in April

Top 12 Things to Do With Your Family in Manhattan in April

We've hand-picked the top 12 family-friendly events in Manhattan in April, including family fun in Tribeca, Murray Hill, and Times Square—the one's we consider can't miss—from the NYC Easter Parade to the Tribeca Family Film Festival and Sakura Matsuri.

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Manhattan in April

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Manhattan in April

New York City kids can get creative at these arts and crafts events for children in March, from painting and making puppets to learning how to cross-stitch.

Manhattan Events That Get Kids Active in April

Manhattan Events That Get Kids Active in April

Get your kids active in these sports, fitness, and dance activities in Manhattan, from parkour to yoga and injury prevention.

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in Manhattan in April

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in Manhattan in April

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story time, storytelling, and book events for children in Manhattan in March.

Fun and Educational Activites in NYC for Kids in April

Fun and Educational Activites in NYC for Kids in April

Want your kids to have fun while learning something new? Visit one of these fun and educational activities that are family-friendly in Manhattan, including locations in Midtown, Chinatown, Hudson Square, and the Upper East and West sides, in April.

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in April

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in April

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in April, from puppet shows to musicals, Broadway shows to the Rockettes.

Kid-Friendly Concerts in Manhattan in April

Kid-Friendly Concerts in Manhattan in April

We've gathered the best kid-friendly concerts to take your family to in Manhattan in April. Go ahead; show your children the joys of live music at these concerts for kids in Tribeca, Murray Hill, and on the Upper West Side!

Things to do in the Great Outdoors in NYC in April

Things to do in the Great Outdoors in NYC in April

Celebrate the great outdoors with these hand-picked family-friendly events for nature-lovers in NYC in April. Bonus: Most of the outdoor activities in the Bronx and Central Park for families are educational, too!

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings for Families in Manhattan in April

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings for Families in Manhattan in April

Do you have young film buffs on your hands? Here are five kid-friendly film screenings in NYC in April for your movie-loving clan, including locations in Midtown and on the Upper West Side.

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in April

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in April

Get your animal-loving clan out of the apartment this month! Here are the top family-friendly events in Manhattan in April at which you can see and learn about animals.

The Best Free Family Events in Manhattan in April

The Best Free Family Events in Manhattan in April

Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in Manhattan fool you! Here are our picks for the best free activities for families in Central Park, Murray Hill, Midtown Manhattan, and Union Square in April.

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

The Chinese Lunar New Year is celebrated in late January and February. Welcome the Year of the Sheep with events and activities taking place in and near Brooklyn, including parades, crafts, and fireworks!

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn with family-friendly events and activities. Listen to stories, hear and sing songs, see graceful dancers, get creative with crafts, and more!

The Best Way to Visit the Intrepid Museum with Kids

The Best Way to Visit the Intrepid Museum with Kids

Planning a visit to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in NYC with kids in tow? Here is your guide to the best things to do at this Manhattan landmark with children, plus all the details you need to make your trip fun for the whole family.

Emelin Theatre's Dance Series Returns with New Performances

Emelin Theatre's Dance Series Returns with New Performances

Emelin Theatre brings performing arts programs and performances to the residents of Westchester County. The theater's Off the Grid dance series brings new dancers and choreographers to perform this year.

NYC Municipal ID Gives New Yorkers Free Access to 33 Museums and More in 2015

NYC Municipal ID Gives New Yorkers Free Access to 33 Museums and More in 2015

The new New York City Municipal ID, announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio shortly after the New Year, will give resident New Yorkers free access to 33 NYC museums, zoos, cultural centers, and other institutions, plus a host of other benefits.

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Opens in Mount Sinai

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Opens in Mount Sinai

Sky Zone, an indoor trampoline park, recently opened a second Long Island location in Mount Siani. The fitness facility for families offers a range of classes including a toddler trampoline fitness class and a special needs jump time.

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers Adds Laser Tag and Ropes Course

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers Adds Laser Tag and Ropes Course

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers, a family activity center and bowling alley in Manhattan, recently added a laser tag arena and ropes course.

Family Outing: Get Your Dinosaur Fix at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Family Outing: Get Your Dinosaur Fix at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

From the 150-million-year-old Apatosaurus skeleton in the Great Hall to the two-story-tall sculpture of Torosaurus outside, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, CT, is sure to give your kids their dino fix, plus a whole lot more!




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