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Things to Do With Kids in Rockland on February 4

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free and low-cost things to do with kids in Rockland Find free and low-cost things to do with kids in Rockland today, February 4, including fun activities and events the whole family can enjoy. See what's going on today in Rockland's museums, galleries, and libraries for some educational fun; in the parks, for outdoor and nature activities; and in the theaters, for children's concerts and performances. Plus, get details and directions on any street fairs or holiday festivals happening February 4. For even more free and low-cost upcoming events in Rockland, check out our complete calendar of events.

All Sports Open Play - West Rock Indoor Sports and Entertainment Complex
February 04, 2019 - Nanuet

Enjoy a fun-filled day of sports, inflatables, arts & crafts, and activities. Counselors will create teams to compete in relay races, kickball, dodgeball, basketball, soccer, and more.

Underground Railroad Scavenger Hunt! - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
February 04, 2019 - Garnerville

Learn about the Underground Railroad while finding clues in the library. Everyone that completes the game will win a prize! For ages 5 & up.

Music with Bumblesong's Mr. Matt - Albert Wisner Public Library
Through February 11, 2019 - Warwick

Bring your child to Music with Bumblesong's Mr. Matt!

Saturday Morning Drop-In Storytime - Albert Wisner Public Library
Through February 23, 2019 - Warwick

Families are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and a craft.

Bergen County's Winter Wonderland - Bergen County Zoo
Through February 24, 2019 - Paramus

Enjoy ice-skating, face painting, balloon artists, and ice carving demonstrations.

Read to a Dog - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Through February 24, 2019 - Garnerville

Sign up for a 15-minute session to read to a dog. Registration is open for everyone ages 5 and older.

43rd Annual Holiday Exhibition: Cherished & Charming - Historical Society of Rockland County
Through February 24, 2019 - New City

Dollhouse and small-house collectibles are the focus of the 43rd Annual Holiday Exhibition at the Historical Society of Rockland County. Along with the traditional selection of dollhouses and miniatures, the display will feature: vintage collectible cottages, engravings, and paintings; folk art woodblock replicas of Rockland County historic homes and buildings by the Congers artist John Rossi; charming vintage holiday cards and ephemera; and rarely seen tiny objects from the HSRC's Permanent Collection. Also an ongoing tradition, the HSRC is delighted to announce its annual raffle. Raffle tickets will be available throughout the duration of the exhibition. 

Photograph (c) Richard Anderson. Courtesy Historical Society of Rockland County

Maple Sugaring - Tenafly Nature Center
Through February 24, 2019 - Tenafly

Learn how to identify a maple tree. Discover the history of syrup making and how technology has changed the way we gather sap over the centuries. The group will check Tenafly Nature Center's tapped tree and boil down sap to make fresh, warm maple syrup, a sweet treat for all to taste. All ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Rain or shine. Dress warmly; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Children under 2 are free. No strollers, please.

Wee Ones - New City Library
Through February 25, 2019 - New City

An interactive program for one year old walkers with an adult. Join Miss Amy for playtime, stories, songs and more! Please register in advance with a New City or West Nyack library card.

Story Time - Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
Through February 25, 2019 - Piermont

Stories, songs, and play with Miss Judy or Miss Nancy. For babies and toddlers with an adult.

Public Skating Sessions - Bear Mountain Ice Rink
Through March 02, 2019 - Tomkins Cove

Lace-up for the season and enjoy skating outdoors. Check the website for any unscheduled closure due to inclement weather or mechanical maintenance.

Adventures In Reading - Scoot! - Tenafly Nature Center
Through March 06, 2019 - Tenafly

Calling all nature-loving readers! StoryWalk® is an interactive outdoor exhibit that turns reading into an adventure along the trails without electronic devices. Hikers can read a nature-themed story while they walk in the woods. Designed for beginning readers, the stories will appeal to all ages. Tenafly Nature Center will post a new story, page by page, along a trail each season.

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Knee-High Naturalists - Tenafly Nature Center
Through March 18, 2019 - Tenafly

Young children, 1 ½ to 3 years old, with an adult will explore the natural world through a series of topics lead by a Tenafly Nature Center Environmental Educator. Each week has a different focus emphasizing working together through discovery stations, songs, and journeys outside. Eight week series on Wednesdays.

Winter Farmers Market - Nyack Farmers Market
Through March 29, 2019 - Nyack

Join some of the greatest vendors in the region who come together to bring you locally produced food, featuring fresh, delicious produce, baked goods, sweet somethings, and other great items. Local artist and crafts people offer unique gifts.

Ramsey Farmers Market - Eric Smith School
Through March 31, 2019 - Ramsey

Shop local farmers and vendors including Anita's Guacamole, Blooming Hill Farm, Dr. Pickle, Gourmet Nuts and Dried Fruits, Homespun Chili, Lynnhaven Goat Cheese, Meredith's Bread, Pura Vida Fisheries, Teagevity, and more.

Ski, Snowboard, and Tubing Season - Campgaw Mountain
Through March 31, 2019 - Mahwah

Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and tubing (with a surface lift!) for all abilities on uncrowded trails. Equipment rentals and instruction available for all ages. 

Public Skating Sessions - John T. Wright Arena
Through March 31, 2019 - Englewood

Go outdoor ice skating with your family! Lessons available too.

'Elemental Forces' Exhibit - Rockland Center for the Arts
Through April 30, 2019 - West Nyack

Identifying renewable energy sources is an important issue facing humanity going forward. It is a task requiring the collaboration of scientists, entrepreneurs, businesses, governments and consumers. How can the artist play a role in advancing the emergence of renewable energy? How can artists help inspire dreams of what might be and work towards a better future? This public art exhibit invited artists to create sculptures using renewable energy utilizing solar, wind, and geothermal to the potential of alternative energy. These sculptures set in The Catherine Konner Sculpture Park harness a component of renewable energy.

Artists include: Professor Robert Dell, Jeff Kahn, James Murray, Aurora Robson, Peter & Cassie Strasser, and Chuck von Schmidt.

Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Through May 21, 2019 - Garnerville

For walkers under 36 months old and their adults. Stories, fingerplays, songs, and bubbles. Registration begins January 14, 2019 for HKDPL members and January 28, 2019 for everyone else. Parent/Caregiver participation required.

DreamWorks Trolls The Experience - 218 W. 57th St.
Through May 31, 2019 - Midtown

DreamWorks Trolls The Experience transports guests into the glittery world of DreamWorks Trolls through a visually-stunning, interactive journey to Poppy’s Best Day Ever Celebration. Guided by a rainbow path, visitors will sing, dance, hug, and celebrate alongside DreamWorks Trolls before meeting Poppy while creating unforgettable family memories and sharable social media moments.

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café - Rockland Baby Café
Through January 31, 2023 - Spring Valley

Lower Hudson Valley Perinatal Network and the Rockland County Department of Health are pleased to have opened the first drop-in Baby Café in the New York metro area. Open every Tuesday, 10:30am-12:30pm drop-in to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breastfeeding easier, make sure your baby is latching and gaining well, get tips on pumping and going back to work, learn about other parenting topics. Contact Sharen Medrano (914-922-2240) for more information. Join the Facebook page: Rockland County Baby Café

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café - Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center
Through January 31, 2023 - Spring Valley

A drop-in to get-together to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breastfeeding easier, make sure your baby is latching and gaining well, get tips on pumping and going back to work, and learn about other parenting topics. Contact Sharen Medrano, 914-922-2240, for more information. Join the Facebook page: Rockland County Baby Café