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.

NEW YORK RIPTIDE HOST OPEN PRACTICE FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2, 4-6:30pm
WHERE: NYCB LIVE, Home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The New York Riptide are inviting fans to come watch the team in action for the first time at a special Open Practice. Reserve your tickets online. 
WANT TO GO? 516-231-4848 . https://nyriptide.com.

Doll Get Together
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 7, 3pm
WHERE: Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Bring your favorite doll and meet new friends while you play with the library's doll supplies. Registration required.
WANT TO GO? FREE with Westhampton FREE Library Card . 631-288-3335. westhamptonlibrary.net.

Planting Amaryllis FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 7, 4-5pm
WHERE: East Hampton Library, 159 Main St., East Hampton, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Children will be instructed in the planting of the bulbs and the aftercare instruction. Sign-up required.
WANT TO GO? 631-324-0222. easthamptonlibrary.org.

Child ID Program FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 9, 11am-4pm
WHERE: Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Avenue, Baldwin, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Pick up a free Child ID card!
WANT TO GO? 516-223-6228. baldwinpl.org.

Veterans Day FREE
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 11, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium, 1660 Rte 25A, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Free admission to the Hatchery when you show your military ID.
WANT TO GO? FREE with military ID. 516-692-6768. cshfishhatchery.org.

PARADE OF AMERICAN FLAGS FREE
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 11, 10am-4pm
WHERE: Heritage Trust AT HERITAGE PARK, 633 Mt. Sinai Coram Road, Mt. Sinai, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Walking between these flags and reading about our history will lift your spirits, promote pride in our country, and remember those who have served our nation.
WANT TO GO? 631-509-0882. https://msheritagetrust.org.

Mail a Letter to Santa FREE
WHEN: Nov. 15 - Dec. 16, Saturdays through Thursdays, 8am-6pm; Fridays, 8am-8pm
WHERE: Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Mail a letter to Santa and get a response! Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope to receive a response. 
WANT TO GO? 516-334-0066. hicksnurseries.com .

Family Pre-School Hour with A TIME FOR KIDS, INC., Thanksgiving Turkey FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 21, 1-2pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling, and a special Thanksgiving craft. Ages 18 months through pre-school. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

Teen Winter Stained Glass Class FREE
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 22, 4-5pm
WHERE: Floral Park Library, 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park, NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Join talented local Floral Park artist Michelle Pappas for a creative and exciting class designing beautiful hand painted stained glass ornaments or suncatchers. Registration required. 
WANT TO GO? 516-326-6330. floralparklibrary.org.

LEGO Frozen 2 Build Event FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 23, 2pm
WHERE: Barnes and Noble - Smith Haven Mall, 600 Smith Haven Mall , Lake Grove, NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Return to Arendelle with this LEGO build event! Ages 8-12. Signup required.
WANT TO GO? 631-724-0341 . barnesandnoble.com.

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