Films and Movies for Kids on Long Island this January

Films and Movies for Kids on Long Island this January

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Catch a movie on Long Island this January, from classic kid faves to the unexpected!

'Dream Big: Engineering Our World'
WHEN: Jul. 1 - Jun. 30, daily, 2pm
WHERE: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, this film celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small.
WANT TO GO? $6; $5 children with admission: $16; $13 children ages 2-17; free for children younger than 2. 718-699-0005. nysci.org.

'Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean 3D'
WHEN: Jul. 12 - Jun. 30, daily, 11am and 1pm
WHERE: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A breakthrough look at a secret world within the ocean that is perhaps the biggest story of all: that the smallest life in the sea is the mightiest force on which we all depend. Cousteau invites viewers to dive into this whole new world that will leave them in awe of the beauty and diversity of the oceans.
WANT TO GO? $6; $5 children with admission: $16; $13 children ages 2-17; free for children younger than 2. 718-699-0005. nysci.org.

'Journey To Space 3D'
WHEN: Jul. 12 - Jun. 30, daily, 12pm
WHERE: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A celebration of space exploration, a tribute to international cooperation in space research, and a vision towards a manned mission to Mars within a generation. Narrated by Sir Patrick Stewart.
WANT TO GO? $6; $5 children with admission: $16; $13 children ages 2-17; free for children younger than 2. 718-699-0005. nysci.org.

'Conquest of the Skies 3D'
WHEN: Oct. 20 - Jun. 30, daily, 3pm
WHERE: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Embark on an extraordinary journey to unravel the evolution of flying animals, from the first flying creatures to the organisms we know today.
WANT TO GO? $6; $5 children with admission: $16; $13 children ages 2-17; free for children younger than 2.. 718-699-0005. nysci.org.

'Paper Medium Rare: All Things Paper'
WHEN: Nov. 17 - Mar. 4, Tuesday -Sunday 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 3pm
WHERE: Nassau County Museum of Art, 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This film visits chefs at the helm of their respective kitchens—where telling the difference between food and paper may not be so easy.
WANT TO GO? $12; $8 seniors; $4 children ages 4-12; $2 weekend parking fee. 516-484-9338. nassaumuseum.org.

Children's Movie: 'Rudolph's Shiny New Year' FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 4, 4:15pm
WHERE: Mineola Public Library, 195 Marcellus Road, Mineola, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Join in for a showing of Rudolph's Shiny New Year.
WANT TO GO? 516-746-8488. mineolalibrary.info.

Film: 'Chuck Close, Marion Cajori'
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 5, 6pm
WHERE: Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Hwy., Watermill, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: An in depth portrait of one of the world's leading contemporary painters.
WANT TO GO? $20. 631-283-2118. parrishart.org.

Movie Screening of 'Screenagers' FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 9, 7:30pm
WHERE: Bethpage High School, 10 Cherry Ave., Bethpage, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age is a film about how cellphones, Internet usage, video games, and texting are having an impact on child development. Immediately after the film, there will be a discussion moderated by Cindy Goldrich: a mental health counselor, author, and parent workshop presenter.
WANT TO GO? 516-644-4100. bethpagecommunity.com.

Movie: 'Wonder Woman' FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 11, 6:30pm
WHERE: Mineola Public Library, 195 Marcellus Road, Mineola, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, and a trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, and discovers her full powers and true destiny.
WANT TO GO? 516-746-8488. mineolalibrary.info.

'Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper'
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 11, 7:30pm
WHERE: Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Deconstructing The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper brings you into EMI Studios to see how this landmark album evolved.
WANT TO GO? $16. 631-423-7611. cinemaartscentre.org.

Native American Artists Films
WHEN: Jan. 16 - 27, Tuesday-Saturday, 2pm and 3pm
WHERE: Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A number of tribes including Apache, Hopi, Eskimo, and Navajo who are jewelers, painters, potters, and sculptors are represented in these highly visual and informative films.
WANT TO GO? $8; $5 children ages 5-12; free for children younger than 5. 516-571-8010. garviespointmuseum.com.

Film: 'Everybody Knows... Elizabeth Murray'
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 19, 6pm
WHERE: Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Hwy., Watermill, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: The film is an intimate portrait of  artist Elizabeth Murray, exploring the relationship between Murray’s family life and career, and reconsidering her place in contemporary art history.
WANT TO GO? $20. 631-283-2118. parrishart.org.

Film Screening: 'Victoria and Abdul' FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2pm
WHERE: Douglaston Little Neck Library, 249-01 Northern Blvd., Little Neck, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself.
WANT TO GO? 718-225-8414. queenslibrary.org.

'Funny Face' Movie FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 31, 1:30pm
WHERE: Landmark on Main Street, 232 Main St., Suite 1, Port Washington, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A 1957 American music romantic comedy film starring Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, and Kay Thompson, and featuring the music of George and Ira Gershwin.
WANT TO GO? 516-767-6444. landmarkonmainstreet.org.

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