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Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in June

Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in June

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 June.

Archaeology Bone Hunters FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 1, 10-11:30am
WHERE: Caleb Smith State Park Preserve, 581 W. Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Explore an archeology site, do some digging, and identify the bones that are found.
WANT TO GO? 631-265-1054. parks.ny.gov.

Sunday Morning Story Time & Craft FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Jun. 2, 11:30am
WHERE: The Dolphin Bookshop, 299 Main St., Port Washington, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Join for a fun story time and craft.
WANT TO GO? 516-767-2650. thedolphinbookshop.com.

Camp W Open House FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Jun. 2, 12-2pm
WHERE: Birchwood Intermediate School, 121 Wolf Hill Road, Melville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Play soccer and basketball in the gym, plus get your face painted, make slime, visit a caricaturist, see a magician, and do some karate.
WANT TO GO? 631-692-6222. campwdaycamp.com.

PlayHooray Babies FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jun. 12, 10:30-11:15am
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Enjoy singing, dancing, and playing with PlayHooray.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Dynamic Kids: A Day At The Ocean FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jun. 12, 10:30-11:30am
WHERE: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Swim with imaginary sharks, leap with dolphins, float in the "ocean," and fly kites on the beach.
WANT TO GO? 631-941-4080. emmaclark.org.

Zumba FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Jun. 13, 5:45-6:30pm
WHERE: Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Learn routines at a Zumba class.
WANT TO GO? 516-377-6112. merricklibrary.org.

Farmingdale Village Pops FREE
WHEN: Jun. 26 - Aug. 7, Wednesdays, 7:30pm
WHERE: The Village Green, 361 Main St., Farmingdale, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy these summer concerts!
WANT TO GO? 516-249-0093. farmingdalevillage.com.

Peter Max Retrospective Exhibition Presents on Long Island FREE
WHEN: Jun. 28 - Jul. 7, Monday, 10am-6pm; Wednesday-Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 12-4pm
WHERE: LaMantia Gallery, 127 Main St., Northport, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See the art of Peter Max.
WANT TO GO? 631-754-8414. lamantiagallery.com.

I Fish NY: Fishing Fun FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 29, 10:30am-12pm
WHERE: Hempstead Lake State Park, Eagle Avenue, West Hempstead, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Learn how to tie line, cast, and identify fish, then try to catch a fish in Hempstead Lake.
WANT TO GO? 631-581-1072. parks.ny.gov.

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