Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in November

Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in November

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities on Long Island, including things to do in Nassau County and Suffolk County, are no exception this November.

Veterans Breakfast FREE
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 2, 9am
WHERE: Clinton G. Martin Park , 1601 Marcus Ave., New Hyde Park, NY
AGES: Adult
WHAT: Attendees will be able to meet with representatives from agencies who will provide information about services and benefits available to veterans.
WANT TO GO? 516-869-6311. northhempsteadny.gov .

The Long Island Home Show FREE
WHEN: Nov. 3 - 4, 11am
WHERE: NYCB LIVE, Home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The Home Show brings together homeowners with local and national companies for two full days of ideas, resources, and expert advice.
WANT TO GO? 516-231-4848 . nycblive.com.

Fall Family Festival FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 3, 10am–3pm
WHERE: The Rinx, 660 Terry Road , Hauppauge, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Families will be able to enjoy many activities including inflatable rides, a live DJ, archery, arts and crafts, high ropes course, and more.
WANT TO GO? suggested donation of one can of food. 631-232-3222. therinx.com.

Community Day FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Nov. 11, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The Parrish celebrates the community with activities including hands-on workshops with artists, music, tours, an art scavenger hunt, refreshments, and more.
WANT TO GO? 631-283-2118. parrishart.org.

Free Family Shorts FREE
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 12, 12pm
WHERE: Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Through animation and live-action storytelling, these shorts offer fun for the entire family.
WANT TO GO? 631-423-7611. cinemaartscentre.org.

The Polly Pocket Tiny is Mighty Tour FREE
WHEN: Nov. 17 - 18, 11am Saturday and Sunday
WHERE: Smith Haven Mall, 313 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Families can sing and dance alongside Polly Pocket, explore her tiny world and create their own keepsake.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-8066. simon.com/mall/smith-haven-mall.

Party Art FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 20, 4:30pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Try making something Thanksgiving related with your favorite local art programmers!
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

ArtXchange FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Nov. 25, 1-4pm
WHERE: Guild Hall, 158 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: This fun, family afternoon includes creative activities centered on the exchange of traditions, ideas, and stories to foster respect and ignite interaction within the community.
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0806. GuildHall.org.

Santa Claus' Arrival FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 27, 5pm
WHERE: Stew Leonard's, 261 Airport Plaza , Farmingdale, New York
AGES: All
WHAT: Families are invited to take pictures with Santa at the event and enjoy a variety of holiday songs performed by Woodward Parkway Elementary School’s 3rd Grade Chorus.
WANT TO GO? 516-962-8210. stewleonards.com.

Ride the Reindeer Crazy Christmas Celebration FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 1, 1-5pm
WHERE: New Life Assembly of God, 816 Main St, Farmingdale, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Overcome the Mechanical Reindeer with the best time! Do you have what it takes to last the longest? Come out to test your skills on the Mechanical Reindeer and win the grand prize. Bring your family...they'll have a chance for a photo with Santa and so much more.
WANT TO GO? 516-694-3883. https://facebook.com/events/1871661692947452/.

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