Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

There are many ways to be active this November. Take the kids to fun activities in and near Rockland to get the whole family moving.

Magic the Gathering with Master Ben FREE
WHEN: Sep. 4 - Nov. 27, Wednesdays, 4-6pm
WHERE: Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway, Nyack, New York
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Learn the basics of Magic the Gathering or learn new tricks.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-3370. nyacklibrary.org.

Master Ben's Boardgames FREE
WHEN: Sep. 9 - Nov. 25, Mondays, 4-6pm
WHERE: Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway, Nyack, New York
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: Play some awesome new board games and meet fellow gamers.
WANT TO GO? 845-358-3370. nyacklibrary.org.

Friday Fun FREE
WHEN: Nov. 1 - 29, Fridays, 4-5pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch, 85 Main Street, Haverstraw, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Friday Fun at the Village with a new program every week, including Builder's Club, games, 3-D fun with 3-D pens, PS4, Code Club, Science Squad. Ages 5-13.
WANT TO GO? 845-429-3445. hkdpl.org.

Tri-State NJ Spartan Kids Race
WHEN: Nov. 2 - 3, Saturday 9am-2:30pm; Sunday 9am-1:30pm
WHERE: Mountain Creek Resort, 200 Route 94, Vernon, New Jersey
AGES: 3-17
WHAT: Children of all abilities are welcome to climb, crawl, run, get muddy, and become a Spartan with family and friends. Spartan Kids is a half mile (suggested age 4-6), one mile (suggested age 7-9), and two mile (required age 10-14) course with competitive racing available for two mile racers in age groups 10-11 and 12-14.
WANT TO GO? $25.99-$47.99. https://spartan.com/en/race/detail/4937/overview?filter=kids&index=2.

PUBLIC SKATING SESSIONS
WHEN: Nov. 2 - Mar. 1, Mondays and Tuesdays, 10-11:30am and 12-1:30pm; Fridays, 8-9:30pm; Saturdays, 10am-9:30pm; Sundays, 10am-7:30pm; Please check website for additional times during School Breaks and School Holidays
WHERE: Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain Ice Rink State Park, Bear Mountain , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Break out your skates, or rent a pair for the day, and enjoy the outdoor Bear Mountain Ice Rink.
WANT TO GO? $5; $2 non-skaters and seniors; free for children 4 and younger; $5 skate rentals. 845-786-2701. bearmountainicerink.com.

NATURE STROLLERS
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 4, 9:30-10:30am
WHERE: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, Cornwall, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Follow gentle stroller-friendly trails as you enjoy a fun nature lesson presented by an Environmental Educator.
WANT TO GO? $5; free for members and children younger than 1. 845-534-5506. hhnm.org/nature-strollers.

Gaming Hour FREE
WHEN: Nov. 5 - 26, Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch, 85 Main street, Haverstraw , NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Play the Nintendo Switch and the PS4 on the big screen! Ages 6-13.
WANT TO GO? 845-429-3445. hkdpl.org.

Gaming Hour FREE
WHEN: Nov. 9 - 21, 11/9, 3-4pm; 11/21, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Rd, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: For children ages 6-12. Play the Nintendo Switch on the big screen! 
WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800. hkdpl.org.

Black Friday Rock Climbing Break Camp
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 29, 9-11am and 12-2pm
WHERE: The Gravity Vault Upper Saddle River, 107 Pleasant Ave., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Kids will experience the perfect blend of top- rope climbing, games, and more! Ages 5-13.
WANT TO GO? $50 and up. 201-934-7625. gravityvault.com/locations/upper-saddle-river-nj.

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