Things to Do With Kids in Westchester on April 20
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Chloe's Baby Gym - Lil Chameleon
Through April 25, 2019 - Tuckahoe
Learn fun and useful ways to play with your little one in baby's first gym class! In this class we will enjoy music, movement games, sensory exploration, and play experiences designed with baby's specific developmental milestones in mind. Introduce your little one to gross-motor play using special baby-sized soft play equipment and other high-quality props. Parents will be amazed at all of thing their young children can do! This class is taught by professional children's entertainer and child development consultant, Chloe from Chloe's Kids. Ages 2 months- 9 months.
Exploring Play: It's Earth Day! - Westchester Children's Museum
Through April 26, 2019 - Rye
How do we take care of our Earth? What is recycling? Why is planting so important? Sing a new song, take a look at the "Earth" poster, listen to a story, and then use markers and water to make your own Earth pictures showing land and water spaces- just like the real Earth!
Family Fiesta with Flor - The Field Library
Through April 27, 2019 - Peekskill
Join Flor Bromley for a fun, free bilingual (English/Spanish) music program designed for the whole family. Flor teaches Spanish through music, movement, and puppetry. This is a half-hour program, so please arrive on time - or you'll miss all the fun!
Here We Are Together: Story Time for Children - Mount Kisco Library
Through April 29, 2019 - Mount Kisco
A story time for children of all ages, from newborns to school age children, with a parent or caregiver. Downstairs in the kids program room.
Lego My Library! - The Field Library
Through April 29, 2019 - Peekskill
Love to build? Kids 5 and older are invited to a program of free play with a huge Lego collection.
Drop in for Tech Help - Mount Kisco Library
Through April 30, 2019 - Mount Kisco
Drop in for help with any of your technology devices. No appointment necessary. First come first served. PC, Google, Microsoft savvy volunteer with help you with troubleshooting, downloading, Overdrive, Freegal, Hoopla or any other online service. Upstairs in the non-fiction area.
Learning Life Through Music - Lil Chameleon
Through April 30, 2019 - Tuckahoe
Join Frank as he helps teach important life skills and ideas through music. His original songs and high energy show cover topics like manners, respecting others, hygiene, healthy eating habits and exercise and sharing and loving yourself. Based on experience, he knows you and your child will be singing his songs long after you leave the class. Ages 3 months-5 years.
Trains & Tracks - The Field Library
Through April 30, 2019 - Peekskill
Enjoy a program of free play with a huge collection of Thomas and friends trains!
Daddy-and-Me Animal Show - Friends of Rye Nature Center
Through May 04, 2019 - Rye
Fathers can drop in with their children for this fun-filled animal adventure. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver. No pre-registration required. Suggested for ages 3 to 7.
Mother Goose Storytime - White Plains Public Library
Through May 18, 2019 - White Plains
A half hour of rhymes, songs, and stories that encourage early literacy skills for ages 0-2 with a caregiver.
Mommy & Me - Friends of Rye Nature Center
Through May 20, 2019 - Rye
Stop by this fun-filled hour with your little one to make crafts and meet animals while learning about the natural world. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Drop-in class, no pre-registration required. Suggested for ages 18 months to 4 years.
Babies & Bagels - Temple Israel Center
Through May 21, 2019 - White Plains
Looking to connect with other parents of young babies while learning from the experts? Join this free monthly drop-in group for to share breakfast and conversation with other parents. Each month will feature a different speaker, on topics including sleep issues, nutrition, dealing with in-laws, separation, and more.
RSVP Nursery School Director, Patty Goldstick: 914-948-2800 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
'Newsies' - Westchester Broadway Theatre
Through May 26, 2019 - Elmsford
They delivered the papers until they made the headlines. Direct from Broadway comes the smash-hit musical based on Disney's 1992 film, which is in turn, was based on real events. A defiant tale of feisty kids making a difference. Orphaned, homeless yet determined to succeed, New York's newsboys live urchin-like, dreaming of a better life. In the face of rising prices and poor wages, they pull together, create strength in numbers and protest. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography.
Meal is included with price of ticket. Some performances are eligible for senior and child discount tickets. To purchase discount tickets, please call (914) 592-2222.
Westchester Children's Museum Pop Up Shop - Westchester Children's Museum
Through May 31, 2019 - Rye
The Museum is partnering with Melissa & Doug Toys and Scattered Books of Chappaqua, NY, to offer a colorful, vibrant, enriching selection of toys and books for infants through middle school-aged children. All the books and toys will reflect the Museum’s own goals of encouraging play and imagination, critical thinking, problem solving, and fun.
A portion of the proceeds from sales from the shop will support the Museum’s educational programs and exhibits. The shop will feature a range of books curated by Scattered Books, from touch books for our youngest children to chapter books for middle school readers. The toys selection offered exclusively by Melissa & Doug will range from child-scaled grocery stores to the puzzles, toys, and imagination-building playsets that the company is known for.
The Pop Up Shop is a pre-cursor to a permanent gift shop planned for the expansion of the Westchester Children’s Museum, with construction set to begin in early 2019.
Comic Book Club - White Plains Public Library
Through June 07, 2019 - White Plains
Discuss new titles and learn drawing and sketching techniques from a local artist. Pizza will be served.
Historic Grounds & Modern Gardens: Juried Exhibition - Lockwood-Mathews Mansion
Through June 23, 2019 - Norwalk
The juried exhibition entitled, Historic Grounds & Modern Gardens, will be on view April 11-June 23, 2019 with a reception on Thurs., April 11, 2019, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Open to all artists, this exhibition will be juried by artist and Trustee Gail Ingis who will select approximately 30 works from digital submissions.
Mommy Meet Up - Lil Chameleon
Through June 24, 2019 - Tuckahoe
Lil Chameleon will close off the cafe and activity room for your exclusive use for newborns- 3 year olds. Meet other moms (and dads and/or caretakers), socialize, have a snack and let your lil one play! Advanced registration recommended. No Meet Up Memorial Day, May 27
Tech Tuesdays - White Plains Public Library
Through August 06, 2019 - White Plains
Students in grades 1-3 are invited to take part in a fun STEM-focused activity. Activities will include coding, computer animation, robotics, video game design, augmented reality, and other possible programs. Space is limited. Interested children will sign up beginning at 4pm. At 4:25pm, names will be called in order of signup until the program is full. If child is not present at this time, the next child on the list will be called. **Please note: no session on 2/12**
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