Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in February

Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in February

We've picked the most fun things to do with your family in Rockland in February, including exciting indoor and outdoor events, seasonal fun, entertaining shows, and more!

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café FREE
WHEN: Mar. 25 - Jan. 31, Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
WHERE: Rockland Baby Café, 14 S. Main St., Spring Valley, NY
AGES: 0-2, Adult
WHAT: Meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breastfeeding easier, and get tips on pumping, going back to work, and other parenting topics.
WHY WE LOVE IT: It's the first drop-in baby café in the New York metro area.
WANT TO GO? 914-922-2240. rocklandgov.com.

Bergen County's Winter Wonderland
WHEN: Dec. 20 - Feb. 24, check website for times and activity schedules
WHERE: Bergen County Zoo, 216 Forest Ave., Paramus, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy ice-skating, face painting, balloon artists, and ice carving demonstrations.
WHY WE LOVE IT: There's open skate every day and the rink offers skating and hockey lessons.
WANT TO GO? $15; free for children 3 and younger. 201-262-3771. bergencountywinterwonderland.com.

The Pop Ups
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 1pm and 3pm
WHERE: Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: See Grammy-nominated children’s musical duo, the Pop Ups, perform their rock 'n' roll puppet musical.
WHY WE LOVE IT: This performance is part of the Sensory Friendly Kidz Cabaret Series.
WANT TO GO? $19. 201-227-1030. bergenpac.org.

Hip Hop Dance Master Class with Ana 'Rokafella' Garcia at NJPAC!
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 12-2pm
WHERE: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., Newark, NJ
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Garcia is a NYC native who has represented hip-hop dance professionally over the past two decades. The NYC public/private schools, national universities, prestigious dance studios, and community centers present her workshops to aspiring dancers as part of their dance based career development programs.
WHY WE LOVE IT: It promises to be an instructional and inspiring class, especially for teen girls who want to dance.
WANT TO GO? $10. 800-466-5722. njpac.org.

Chinese New Year Celebration
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 7:30pm
WHERE: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., Newark, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: Musical riches abound in this program that blends Eastern and Western musical traditions.
WHY WE LOVE IT: There will be special pre-concert festivities designed for the whole family, including traditional Chinese music performers, calligraphy demonstrations, crafts, and more.
WANT TO GO? $20-$90. 800-466-5722. njpac.org.

iLuminate
WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 7:30pm
WHERE: Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: An action-filled journey of light and sound with a clique of 20-somethings who thrive to the beat of life in a city of glowing colors and heart-pounding musical tempos. 
WHY WE LOVE IT: This unique show is a total wonder to watch as the performers dance in the dark.
WANT TO GO? $29 and up. 201-227-1030. bergenpac.org.

Eaglefest
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 9, 9am-4pm
WHERE: Trailside Museum and Zoo at Croton Point Park, 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-On-Hudson, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy bird presentations, nature walks, live music, food trucks, and more.
WHY WE LOVE IT: You might get a chance to observe wild eagles through a viewing scope.
WANT TO GO? $1 Suggested Donation. 845-786-2701. trailsidezoo.org.

Family Fun Night
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 22, 5:30-6:45pm
WHERE: New City Library, 220 N. Main St., New City, New York
AGES: All
WHAT: Bring the family to play life-size games including a black light Chutes and Ladders and Candy Land.
WHY WE LOVE IT: It's a great way to spend that witching hour before dinnertime!
WANT TO GO? Open to New City or West Nyack library card holders only. . 845-634-4997. newcitylibrary.org.

Winter Blast FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 23, 11am-4pm
WHERE: JTS Community Center, 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This winter-themed festival features Rockland Boulders, inflatable rides, arts and crafts, baseball clinics, player meet and greets, a DJ, and more.
WHY WE LOVE IT: Young ball fans will be excited to meet the official mascot of the Rockland Boulders, Boulder Bird!
WANT TO GO? 845-753-2324. ramapoparks.org.

Teen Painting Party
WHEN: Sunday, Feb. 24, 2-5pm
WHERE: New City Library, 220 N. Main St., New City, NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Celebrate the winter with this yellow snowbird or paint your own picture.
WHY WE LOVE IT: It's more than your average crafternoon with refreshment breaks during the three-hour workshop.
WANT TO GO? Open to New City or West Nyack library card holders only. . 845-634-4997. newcitylibrary.org.

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