Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in February

Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in February

Learn while having fun at these educational and engaging events in and near Rockland in February.

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café FREE
WHEN: Mar. 25 - Jan. 31, Thursdays, 11am-1pm
WHERE: Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center, 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley, NY
AGES: 0-2, Adult
WHAT: A 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, and learn about other parenting topics.
WANT TO GO? 914-922-2240. rocklandgov.com.

'Elemental Forces' Exhibit FREE
WHEN: Jun. 9 - Apr. 30, Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm; weekends, 1-4pm
WHERE: Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 S. Greenbush Road, West Nyack, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This public art exhibit invited artists to create sculptures using renewable energy utilizing solar, wind, and geothermal to the potential of alternative energy.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-0877. rocklandartcenter.org.

Puzzle Competition FREE
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 1, 7-8:30pm
WHERE: Albert Wisner Public Library, 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick, New York
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Check out the library's first puzzle competition. Teams of up to four people will do their best to complete a 300-piece puzzle within a set time period.
WANT TO GO? 845-986-1047. albertwisnerlibrary.org.

Code-a-pillars & Ozobots! FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 1:30-2:30pm
WHERE: Albert Wisner Public Library, 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick, New York
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Arrange and rearrange code-a-pillars/ozobots to follow the maze you create.
WANT TO GO? 845-986-1047. albertwisnerlibrary.org.

Underground Railroad Scavenger Hunt! FREE
WHEN: Monday, Feb. 4, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Learn about the Underground Railroad while finding clues in the library.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Tween Hour of Code: Adventures in Minecraft FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Albert Wisner Public Library, 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick, New York
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: New to coding? Try one of these easy lessons for beginners using characters from Minecraft.
WANT TO GO? 845-986-1047. albertwisnerlibrary.org.

3D Printing for Kids
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 4-5pm
WHERE: New City Library, 220 N. Main St., New City, New York
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Use software to design 3-D projects, which will be printed and ready for pick up later.
WANT TO GO? Open to New City or West Nyack library card holders only. . 845-634-4997. newcitylibrary.org.

Library Chess Group FREE
WHEN: Feb. 6 - 27, Wednesdays, 5:30-8pm
WHERE: Albert Wisner Public Library, 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick, New York
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Enjoy non-instructional games of chess. New players welcome!
WANT TO GO? 845-986-1047. albertwisnerlibrary.org.

Science Squad FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 7, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Learn to make a paper circuit panel that will hep with creating your own greeting card that will light up.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Unplugged Play FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 14, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville , NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Play all kinds of board games for an hour of screen-free fun.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Family Free Night FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 16, 5-8pm
WHERE: Mid-Hudson Children's Museum, 75 N. Water St., Poughkeepsie, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: MHCM is open late with free admission!
WANT TO GO? 845-471-0589. mhcm.org.

Spirit of Being Exhibition FREE
WHEN: Feb. 24 - Mar. 24, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat and Sun 1pm-4pm
WHERE: Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Rockland Center for the Arts kicks off its’ 2019 exhibition season exploring the power of art to transform and heal with Spirit of Being.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-0877. http://rocklandartcenter.org.

Searching for Stillness FREE
WHEN: Feb. 24 - Mar. 24, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat and Sun 1pm-4pm
WHERE: Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Rockland Center for the Arts kicks off its’ 2019 exhibition season exploring the power of art to transform and heal.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-0877. http://rocklandartcenter.org.

Quantum Connections FREE
WHEN: Feb. 24 - Mar. 24, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat and Sun 1pm-4pm
WHERE: Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Quantum Connections, the works of Daniel Martin Diaz, opens February 17th.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-0877. http://rocklandartcenter.org.

Exploration Station FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Explore science and the world around you with hands-on stations, along with a discussion and a story.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

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