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WHEN: May 1-31, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Freshmade NYC , 636 Broadway, Suite 516, Noho
WHAT: This hands-on cooking class teaches kids essential cooking techniques and kitchen safety.
WANT TO GO? $45. 212-475-0500. freshmadenyc.com.
Central Park TV & Movie Sites Walking Tour
WHEN: April 12- Dec. 31 , 12pm daily
WHERE: Central Park, 59th Street between 5th & 6th Avenue in front of NRW subway stop entrance, New York
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: On this 2-hour walking tour of the most filmed park in the world, see sites from movies like Enchanted, Home Alone 2, and Ghostbusters.
WANT TO GO? $31 adults; $21 children ages 6-9; free children younger than 6. 212-683-2027. onlocationtours.com.
City Parks Foundation Presents Puss In Boots
WHEN: May 4- Sept. 22, Days and times vary, see website
WHERE: Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, W. 81st Street and Central Park West, Upper West Side
WHAT: A classic story with a twist, Puss in Boots is the tale of two friends – Fergus Mundingle and his sly cat Puss – who are tired of their dull and penniless lifestyle. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit cityparksfoundation.org/swedish-cottage-marionette-theatre
WANT TO GO? $12; $8 children younger than 12; free for children younger than 18 months. 212-988-9093. cityparksfoundation.org/arts/swedish-cottage-marionette-theatre/.
FREE 35 Years of TMNT
WHEN: May 18- July 14, 12:00-6:00pm
WHERE: The Paley Center for Media, The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52 Street, Midtown
WHAT: Upon entry to 35 Years of TMNT, visitors can enjoy a dynamic art piece showcasing the comic-book origins of our half-shell heroes, take a "shellfie" with a Turtles standee, enjoy screenings of Turtles animated episodes, and then sewer surf through a visual timeline of the evolution of the Turtles from the very first comics to the current series.
WANT TO GO? FREE. 2126216697. paleycenter.org.
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