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Arts and Crafts Events for Kids in Rockland County in August

Arts and Crafts Events for Kids in Rockland County in August

This August, take your kids to these local arts and crafts events and activities in and near Rockland. Color, enjoy art projects, and more with this list of the most fun you can have in Rockland County with craft supplies.

art x design: Art in the Park
WHEN: Jun. 29 - Aug. 30, Fridays, 6- to 9-year-old group, 3:30-5pm; 10- to 13-year-old group, 5:30-7pm
WHERE: Vincent Clark Park, East Main Street and Beach Road, Stony Point, NY
AGES: 5-17
WHAT: Students will be able to apply the techniques they’ve learned to complete a different project each week.
WANT TO GO? $30 per class. artxdesign.studio.

Crochet Classes FREE
WHEN: Jul. 8 - Aug. 5, select Mondays, 7pm
WHERE: New City Library , 220 N. Main St., New City , NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Learn to crochet or brush up your skills by making something for the Women's Heart Association and receive community service hours.
WANT TO GO? 845-634-4997. newcitylibrary.org.

Children & Families: Create, Collect, Investigate
WHEN: Sunday, Aug. 4, 1pm
WHERE: Storm King Art Center , Old Pleasant Hill Road, (For GPS, enter One Museum Road, New Windsor, New York), Mountainville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Build and decorate a personal collecting box to fill with found treasures.
WANT TO GO? $18; $15 seniors 65 and older; $8 ages 5–18 and students with valid ID; FREE for children 4 and younger and members. 845-534-3115. stormkingartcenter.org.

Painting in the Park
WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 6, 5:45-7:45pm
WHERE: Germonds Park, Germonds Road, West Nyack, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Enjoy a night in the park while painting a 16" X 20" masterpiece. Be inspired by local artists who will guide you step by step through a featured painting named "Hawaiian Paradise." Ages 8 and older.
WANT TO GO? $38. 845-639-6200. town.clarkstown.ny.us.

Comic Book Creations FREE
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 12, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Palisades Free Library , 19 Closter Road , Palisades , NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Design your own comic book! Bring selfies if you would like to star in your own comic. Grades 3-5.
WANT TO GO? 845-359-0136. https://bit.ly/2wtrIvE.

Children & Families Program
WHEN: Sunday, Aug. 18, 1pm
WHERE: Storm King Art Center , Old Pleasant Hill Road, , For GPS, enter One Museum Road, New Windsor, New York, Mountainville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: These hands-on experiences are created and led by artists, conservators, arts educators, and environmental educators.
WANT TO GO? $18; $15 seniors 65 and older; $8 ages 5–18 and students with valid ID; FREE for children 4 and younger and members. 845-534-3115. stormkingartcenter.org.

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