March 1-3 Weekend Highlights by NYMetroParents


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Watch The Little Engine That Could at BMCC Tribeca PAC.

Where to Go Maple Sugaring, Kids Food Festival, and
Read Across America Day Celebrates Dr. Seuss's Birthday

March 1-3

Go Maple Sugaring.

Tap into trees and transform sticky sap into sweet, maple syrup to drizzle on your pancakes and waffles at farms and nature preserves in Southeast New York and Connecticut, including Fairfield, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester counties. Don't forget to take a bottle home!

Plus: Catch award-winning films for kids at the 16th annual New York International Children's Film Festival, opening this weekend! Select from more than 100 new films made just for kids and teens ages 3-18.
Jump into a healthy routine with help from Bounce! Trampoline Sports

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Sunday, March 3
Jamie Adkins Circus Incognitus

The Performing Arts Center, Purchase, College
"Ooh" and "Ahh" as you watch the one-man circus of juggling, acrobatics, balancing, and drama. Kids ages 5 and older.

April 17-19
10th Annual Young Child Expo & Conference

New York's Hotel Pennsylvania, Manhattan
Meet leading directors, teachers, and early childhood professionals who can help your children learn and grow.

Top 20 Activities for Kids

MAD Fun, Kids Food Fest, and Magic Tricks

• Visit Westchester's great museums under one roof when they all stop by the library

• Learn all about food at the Kids Food Fest in Manhattan

• Bake your own matzah in Brooklyn

• Have MAD Fun at Museum of Arts and Design's Family Day in Manhattan

• See award-winning Irish Dancers on Long Island

• Put your brain to work at Invent It! in Brooklyn

• Prepare to be amazed by magic tricks you learn at Mostly Magic in Manhattan

Sensory-Friendly Freckleface and Pirate Pete's Parrot

• Go on a musical ocean adventure with Pirate Pete's Parrot' in Queens

• All can enjoy Freckleface Strawberry The Musical at the sensory sensitive performance in Fairfield County

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Win a Spring/Easter-themed basket of retro candies and toys (delivered to you!) from the "best candy store" on LI: Bobb Howard's General Store

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Fairfield, CT

Long Island

Have your child's birthday party at the movie theater!

Hooray for Reading! Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday and More'

• Do fun activities at Dr. Seuss Storytime in Rockland

• Meet Cat in the Hat and Olivia the Pig at Read Across America Celebration on Long Island

• Craft your own Dr. Seuss-ian hats in Brooklyn

• Explore NYC through sight and smell with "New York, Phew York: A Scracth and Sniff Adventure" in Manhattan

• Kids caught reading at the Wilton Library in Fairfield County get a special prize

• Listen in on a special Dr. Seuss story and earn a certificate of participation in Westchester

• Tell stories, make crafts, and play games on Dr. Seuss Day in Rockland

Live Animals, Bones, and the Bloodsuckers

• Explore the science of what's eating you at the Attack of the Bloodsuckers! exhibit on Long Island

• Dads drop in with their kids for an animal show in Westchester

• Discover what's inside a squid at Dissect This! on Long Island

• Count how many bones are in the human body on Long Island

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