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Top Educational Activities for Kids in Westchester in March

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Westchester in March

Learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids in Westchester happening in March.

Babies & Bagels FREE
WHEN: Oct. 23 - May. 21, select Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:15-10:30am
WHERE: Temple Israel Center, 280 Old Mamaroneck Road, White Plains, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Share breakfast, converse with other parents, and listen to speakers on topics including sleep issues, nutrition, dealing with in-laws, and separation.
WANT TO GO? 914-948-2800. Templeisraelcenter.org.

Westchester Children's Museum Pop Up Shop
WHEN: Dec. 1 - May. 31, Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm 
WHERE: Westchester Children's Museum, 100 Playland Parkway, Rye, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The Museum will offer a colorful, enriching selection of toys and books for infants through middle school-aged children. A portion of the proceeds will support educational programs and exhibits.
WANT TO GO? $7; $6 seniors; free for children younger than 1. 914-421-5050. discoverwcm.org.

Tech Tuesdays FREE
WHEN: Feb. 5 - Aug. 6, Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Activities will include coding, computer animation, robotics, video game design, and augmented reality.
WANT TO GO? 914-422-1476. whiteplainslibrary.org.

Exploring Play
WHEN: Mar. 1 - 29, Fridays, 11-1130am
WHERE: Westchester Children's Museum, 100 Playland Parkway, Rye, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children will learn about their sense of touch and learn descriptive words for materials that are fun to touch!
WANT TO GO? $7.50; $6.50 seniors; free for children younger than 1; free for members and active duty military personnel and their families. 914-420-5050. discoverwcm.org.

Early Explorers
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 3, 1pm-4pm
WHERE: Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children can explore, play, and create with their families, with a dollhouse, blocks, puppet theater, and books.
WANT TO GO? $7; $5 veterans, seniors, students; $4 youth ages 3-18; free for children younger than 3. 914-963-4550. hrm.org.

Family Studio: Art
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 3, 1-4pm
WHERE: Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Learn how to make sumi ink and brush by creating a moonscape on rice paper.
WANT TO GO? $7; $5 veterans, seniors, students; $4 youth ages 3-18; free for children younger than 3. 914-963-4550. hrm.org.

Baby Sign Language
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 23, 9:45-10:30 am
WHERE: Lil Chameleon, 29 Elm St, 1st Floor, Tuckahoe, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Your baby will learn to communicate using signs from American Sign Language in a way that is fun and easy.
WANT TO GO? $20. 914-346-5148. LilChameleon.com.

Opening Reception: Modern Families FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 3, 2-4pm
WHERE: ArtsWestchester Gallery, 31 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains, NY
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: Meet some of the artists from the exhibition.
WANT TO GO? 914-428-4220. artswestchester.org.

Arch for Kids Presents: Bridges-From Here to There FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 5, 4-5pm
WHERE: Yonkers Public Library, Grinton I. Will branch, 1500 Central Park Ave., Yonkers, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Explore many types of bridges and build working models of them.
WANT TO GO? 914-337-1500. ypl.org.

Young Discoverers
WHEN: Mar. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 11-11:30am
WHERE: Westchester Children's Museum, 100 Playland Parkway, Rye, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Children will learn and explore their sense of touch by feeling mystery bags and hearing a story about our senses.
WANT TO GO? $7.50; $6.50 seniors; free for children younger than 1; free for members and active duty military personnel and their families. 914-420-5050. discoverwcm.org.

Critical Insights on Childhood Obesity and Nutrition FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Mar. 6, 11:15am-1:15pm
WHERE: Renaissance Westchester Hotel, 80 W. Red Oak Lane, West Harrison, NY
AGES: Adult
WHAT: Leading Columbia specialists share nutritional advice for parents and pediatricians.
WANT TO GO? 212-784-5720. columbiadoctors.org/childrens-health.

Family Tour: Moon Matrix
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 10, 2:30pm
WHERE: Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers, NY
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: Tour The Color of the Moon, then create a matrix grid of moon images inspired by what you’ve learned.
WANT TO GO? $7; $5 veterans, seniors, students; $4 youth ages 3-18; free for children younger than 3. 914-963-4550. hrm.org.

Teen Science Cafe: Snow on Ice – Exploring the Greenland Ice Sheet Stability in a Changing Arctic System FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 12, 6-7:30pm
WHERE: Greenburgh Nature Center, 99 Dromore Road, Scarsdale, NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Teens can meet, network, and keep up-to-date on the latest scientific developments.
WANT TO GO? 914-723-3470. greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Robotics Workshop FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 23, 11am
WHERE: The Field Library, 4 Nelson Ave., Peekskill, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Learn about programming basics, sensors, sound, and motion, and then make the robot do fun activities.
WANT TO GO? 914-737-0847. fieldkids.wordpress.com.

“Bright Colors, Bold Strokes: Creations of Lowbrow Art” FREE
WHEN: Mar. 29 - May. 4, 9am-5pm
WHERE: Huntington Arts Council, 213 Main St., Huntington, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Check out lowbrow art, which often has a sense of humor.
WANT TO GO? 631-271-8423. huntingtonarts.org.

Artful After School
WHEN: Friday, Mar. 29, 3-5pm
WHERE: Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St. Route 22, Katonah, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy activities inspired by the art on view.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 seniors and students; free for members and children (younger than 12). 914-232-9555. katonahmuseum.org.

Stroller Tours
WHEN: Friday, Mar. 29, 9:30-10:30am
WHERE: Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St. Route 22, Katonah, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join other parents for an interactive tour of the current exhibitions. Activities provided for older siblings.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 seniors and students; free for members and children (younger than 12). 914-232-9555. katonahmuseum.org.

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