Things to Do With Kids in Rockland on March 17
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Family Movie - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
Through March 25, 2019 - Haverstraw
Join for a fun family movie! For ages 4-12. No registration required.
Story Time - Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
Through March 25, 2019 - Piermont
Stories, songs, and play with Miss Judy or Miss Nancy. For babies and toddlers with an adult
Master Ben's Boardgames - Nyack Library
Through March 25, 2019 - Nyack
Play some awesome new board games and meet fellow gamers. You are welcome to bring your own board games or cards. The group will sometimes play Magic the Gathering.
Sensory Tuesdays - Bounce! Trampoline Sports
Through March 26, 2019 - Valley Cottage
Bounce! now offers a program called Sensory Tuesdays which has been a big hit with families of children with sensory issues and those with autism. These special programs include decreased auditory and visual stimuli in a less crowded environment and fun structured group indoor activities with limited class size. Parent or personal caregiver supervision on the trampolines is allowed and advised. There is no charge to parents/caregivers.
Play the PS4 - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Through March 26, 2019 - Haverstraw
Play the PS4 on the library's big screen! No registration required. For Ages 6-16
Teen Craft - Nyack Library
Through March 26, 2019 - Nyack
Make stuff with Miss Morgan. Register online.
Storytime for the Little Ones - Barnes & Noble - Nanuet
Through March 27, 2019 - Nanuet
Listen to a variety of selections from the Children's Department.
Weekly Wednesday Storytime - Barnes & Noble Paramus
Through March 27, 2019 - Paramus
Join every Wednesday at 11am for a special Storytime with fun-filled activity or craft in the Children's Department.
Teen Knit & Crochet - Albert Wisner Public Library
Through March 27, 2019 - Warwick
Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit or crochet? Join Mary and Colleen for an afternoon of stitching! Learn how to make a scarf and some hand warmers. No experience necessary! All materials will be provided. Registration required.
Library Chess Group - Albert Wisner Public Library
Through March 27, 2019 - Warwick
New players are always welcome. Non-instructional; no registration necessary.
Gathering the Magic with Master Ben - Nyack Library
Through March 27, 2019 - Nyack
For new and experienced players alike come learn the basics of Magic the Gathering, learn new tricks, meet new people, and have fun!
Story & Craft with Miss Nancy - Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
Through March 28, 2019 - Piermont
Looking for fun at the end of a busy day? Listen to some themed picture books read by the children's librarian and then make a simple creative craft on that seasonal theme. Registration required.
CrafterSchoolClub - Pearl River Library
Through March 28, 2019 - Pearl River
Work together with your grown-up and bring your crafting to the next level. Make simple robots, crafts that light up, and other fun projects. Ages 7-10 with a grownup.
Hogwarts Book Club - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Through March 28, 2019 - Garnerville
Have you ever made something happen whenever you were angry or scared, without even trying? Do you believe in a world where anything is possible with a flick of a wand? You just may be a wizard! Join the Hogwarts Book Club to discuss the stories and adventure of Harry Potter and his days at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Registration is open for everyone in grades 3-6.
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.
Playtime Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Through March 29, 2019 - Garnerville
Join for fun on Fridays! Stories and songs, sensory story time with cool activities, fun with non-fiction, and more. Families welcome, no registration.
Friday Fun - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
Through March 29, 2019 - Haverstraw
Enjoy different programs every week: Builder's Club, games, 3-D pens, PS4, Code Club, Science Squad. Check in-house calendars for more information! For ages 5 & up.
Drop-In Snowshoe Lessons - Minnewaska State Park Preserve: Sam's Point Area
Through March 30, 2019 - Cragsmoor
This program is designed for people who are beginners, interested in trying snowshoeing as a new winter activity. Each session will be run by a Sam’s Point employee who will provide instruction on how to properly wear and adjust the snowshoes, as well as work with you until you are ready to head out on your favorite trail with confidence. The lesson may last up to one hour. Snowshoes are available to rent for this program at a discounted rate of $5 per person at the Sam's Point Visitor Center.
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.
TODDLER TIME - Bounce! Trampoline Sports
Through March 31, 2019 - Valley Cottage
'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 Jan. 14 for HKDPL members and Jan. 28 for everyone else. Parent/Caregiver participation required.
Saturday Storytime - Teaneck Public Library
Through May 25, 2019 - Teaneck
Enjoy old and new favorites at this family storytime every Saturday year-round at 11am. No registration required.
Preschool Storytime - Teaneck Public Library
Through May 29, 2019 - Teaneck
Children age 3 1/2-5 are invited to this fun Preschool Storytime.
Storytime - Glaze
Through December 30, 2019 - Orangeburg
Preschoolers join for storytime every Monday at 11:30am. Children enjoy 30 minutes of a new book each week and paint a piece of pottery related to that story. Register online.
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 breast-feeding 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 breast-feeding 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