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Looking for kids activities and events near you in the New York area this weekend? NYMetroParents produces the largest family event calendar in the city for parents just like you who are looking for kids events today and this weekend. Use the filters below to sort for kids events near you, by age range, and more. If you’re looking for recommendations, our editors round up their picks for the best kids events in BrooklynManhattanQueensLong IslandWestchester and Rockland.

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ONLINE The Art of Guyanese Pine Tart: a Panache of Flavors

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 2:30-3:30pm
  • Queens Historical Society
  • 143-35 37th Ave., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate a cultural Holiday tradition from Mexico! Celebrate the season by making, and breaking, a piñata! During this program, they will g...

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ONLINE Story Time: Ellen Tarlow presents Looking for Smile

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11:30am
  • Greenlight Bookstore
  • 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join children's author Emma Otheguy and education professor Carla España for a heartwarming and educational winter story time with Otheg...

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ONLINE TADA! Youth Theater's Online Open House

  • Jan. 16, 2021, Ages 4-5: 11am-12pm; Ages 6-7: 12:45-1:45pm; Ages 8-10: 2-3pm; Middle/High School: 3:15-4:15pm
  • TADA! Youth Theater
  • 15 W 28th Street, New York
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join TADA! Youth Theaterfor a FREE Open House where students will participate in a fun, interactive musical theater sample class led by two profess...

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ONLINE Open Studio from Home: Anthony Barboza

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11–11:40am
  • Whitney Museum of American Art
  • 99 Gansevoort, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

You are invited to Open Studio From Home, free weekly online art classes with Whitney Educators! Participants will experiment, create, and learn to...

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IN PERSON Family Fun Day @ Bach to Rock Music School

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1:30-3:30pm
  • Bach to Rock Nanuet
  • 150 East Route 59, Nanuet
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Bach to Rock Nanuet for an afternoon of musical activities, games, karaoke, instrument exploration, and even learn to DJ at this Family Fun Da...

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ONLINE Virtual: Meet the Schneiders

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 4pm
  • Tenement Museum
  • 103 Orchard St., New York
  • All Ages
  • $15 per device; free for members

Journey back in time to 1874 to visit Schneider’s Saloon in the basement of 97 Orchard Street, located in the heart of “Little Germany....

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ONLINE Virtual: Moore Family

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11:30am
  • Tenement Museum
  • 103 Orchard St., New York
  • All Ages
  • $10 per device; free for members

Travel back to 1860s New York to visit Joseph and Bridget Moore, Irish immigrants living with their children at 97 Orchard Street. As on the Irish ...

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IN PERSON Comics & Cartoons

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Westchester Children's Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10; $9 members

Calling all comics fans, artists, writers, and readers! How do your favorite characters and superheroes come to life on the page? In this workshop,...

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ONLINE Virtual Art Workshop: Illustrations with Emily Curran

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11am-12:30pm
  • Bruce Museum
  • One Museum Drive, Greenwich
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $20

Teaching artist Emily Curran will conduct a virtual workshop for families about how to create your own illustrated story inspired by the exhibition...

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ONLINE Shell Magic Virtual Craft Workshop

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11am
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $5 donation greatly appreciated

Discover how seashells have been used for magical and meaningful uses over the years. Learn to identify different seashells, and design a shell-ins...

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ONLINE Virtual Farmhouse Family Day: Color and Light

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1pm
  • Wyckoff House Museum
  • 5816 Clarendon Road, East Flatbush
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join Family Programs Coordinator Chloe for step-by-step instructions for a hands-on activity of the month. This month, create colorful glowing...

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IN PERSON Advanced Paleontology: Discovering Dinos!

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10am-3pm
  • Center for Science Teaching and Learning-Tanglewood Preserve
  • 1450 Tanglewood Road, Rockville Center
  • Tween
  • $100

Join CSTL once again as they delve into the world of paleontology for your fossil obsessed child! Featuring brand new activities, this program is g...

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ONLINE Tunes with Tim Album Release Show

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 12pm
  • Tunes with Tim
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $20 per household (fees included)

Chicago's beloved family musician, Tunes with Tim, invites kids and grownups alike to celebrate the release of his second album, "We'r...

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ONLINE Meet the Artist + Collage Activity: Rachel Sydlowski

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10am
  • Dyckman Farmhouse Museum Alliance
  • 4881 Broadway, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Rachel Sydlowski will lead you through the processes in creating her large-scale installations. Learn how each immersive artwork is created from th...

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IN PERSON MLK Day of Service: West Farms Street Tree Care

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 9am-12pm
  • West Farms Street
  • Bryant Ave. & E. Tremont Ave., Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join NYC Parks Stewardship to celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! MLK Day is a nationally observed day of service where people...

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IN PERSON Birding: Owls

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion
  • 895 Shore Road , Pelham Bay Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Leafless trees provide perfect viewing opportunities of some resident and migrating owl species. Eastern Screech Owls, Great Horned Owls, and Saw-W...

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IN PERSON Birding: Winter Birds

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10-11am
  • Powell's Cove Park
  • 130th Street and 11th Avenue, College Point
  • All Ages
  • FREE

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist yea...

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IN PERSON Who's Been Walking in the Snow'

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1:30-3pm
  • Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
  • 581 W Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $4

Families will become nature detectives as they unravel the clues left behind by the park's wildlife. We will follow the signs and hopefully fin...

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ONLINE Virtual Family Workshop: D.I.Y. Sustainable Wind Chimes

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Queens Museum
  • 111-01 Corona Ave., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Queens Museum invites families to take part in their weekly virtual Drop-in Family Art Workshops. These fun, educational workshops offer famili...

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IN PERSON Air Time!

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1-3pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Tween
  • $29

Wind can be light enough to not be felt or strong enough to topple houses, and people have found ways to use this amazing force! In this new part o...

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IN PERSON Animal Care Trainee

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Tween
  • $28

Wind can be light enough to not be felt or strong enough to topple houses, and people have found ways to use this amazing force! In this new part o...

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IN PERSON Troll Skate

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10am-12pm
  • United Skates of America, Inc.
  • 1276 Hicksville Rd, Seaford
  • All Ages
  • $5 admission; $5 skate rental

Meet Poppy and Branch at this Kids Fun Skate! Take socially distant photos with each troll! Purchase your tickets online.

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ONLINE Virtual Planetarium Show for Kids: How Big Is the Earth'

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11:30am
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $5; free for members

In this week’s program, the museum will demonstrate a science project you can do with a friend, but only if that friend is at least 500 miles...

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IN PERSON NATURE STORY TIME

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10-10:30am
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5; free for members

Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of Tenafly Nature Center’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn ab...

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ONLINE Saturday Storytime: I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything!

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 11am
  • Barnes & Noble
  • ,
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Barnes & Noble on YouTube for Saturday Storytime and read "I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything!" based on the viral...

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ONLINE Ideas N Play - Theatre for Kids!

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1-2:30pm
  • Jugando N Play
  • , New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $10

Jugando N Play presents Ideas N Play! An afternoon of new work for young audiences, where artists play, juegan, with new ideas in front of an audie...

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IN PERSON Guided Community Nature Walk

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 10-11am
  • Sheldrake Environmental Center
  • 685 WEAVER STREET, LARCHMONT
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the new year with a winter walk at Sheldrake.  Not everyone has migrated or is hibernating.  See who is hanging around and look...

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IN PERSON Toy Story 4

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 5:30pm
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • All Ages
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

See this classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfat...

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IN PERSON Guardians of the Galaxy

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 9pm
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villain...

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IN PERSON The Wizard of Oz

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 5:30pm
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • All Ages
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villain...

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ONLINE Creating a Symbol of Hope for the Future: Sheila Prevost

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 3-4:30pm
  • Dyckman Farmhouse Museum Alliance
  • 4881 Broadway, New York
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

You are invited to join this creative workshop and use your voice for the unification and healing of our pained society. "Creating a Symbol of...

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IN PERSON MLK Day of Service: Canarsie Park Forest Restoration

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 9am-12pm
  • Canarsie Park
  • Seaview Avenue and East 108th Street, Canarsie
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join NYC Parks Stewardship to celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! MLK Day is a nationally observed day of service where people...

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ONLINE STORYTELLING EVENT: A TRIBUTE TO MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. BY YAFFA ARTS

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 1-1:45pm
  • Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling
  • 898 St. Nicholas Ave., Harlem
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join in a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as Yaffa Arts, in collaboration with the Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Stor...

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IN PERSON WinterFest Art Kit Sunday: Symmetry Snowflakes

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 12-5pm
  • Heckscher Museum of Art
  • 2 Prime Ave., Huntington
  • All Ages
  • $5 suggested admission; free for members and children

The Museum’s annual WinterFest “Draw In” has become a favorite event for families and children! As they are unable to host this l...

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IN PERSON Summer at Waldorf Open House (In person by appointment)

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 11am-1pm
  • The Waldorf School of Garden City
  • 225 Cambridge Ave., Garden City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the The Waldorf School to tour the grounds and learn more about Summer at The Waldorf School of Garden City day camp for children ages 3-...

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IN PERSON The Dark Knight

  • Jan. 17, 2021, 9pm
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

Set within a year after the events of Batman Begins (2005), Batman, Lieutenant James Gordon, and new District Attorney Harvey Dent successfully beg...

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ONLINE Clue at The Play Group Theatre

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Jan. 17, 2021 , Saturday, 8pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • One North Broadway, White Plains
  • All Ages
  • $36 family; $18 individual

Clue PGT Virtual Stage The characters of the beloved family game CLUE come to life, weapons in hand, and deliver a fun and refreshing WHO-DUNIT mys...

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IN PERSON Light the Way to Love

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Jan. 17, 2021 , 12:30pm
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City
  • All Ages
  • $14; $13 ages 65 and older

Martin Luther King Jr. was a leader in the civil rights movement. In 1964, at the age of 35, he was the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize...

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IN PERSON Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 ,
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

The beloved television series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood comes to life at Liberty Science Center this January!  Follow along with ...

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IN PERSON PUBLIC SKATING SESSIONS

  • Dec. 26, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Sundays, 8:30-9:50am; Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays, 6-8:50am; Thursdays 6-8:50am and 4-5:20pm
  • City Ice Pavilion
  • 47-32 32nd Place, Long Island City
  • All Ages
  • $10

Ready to skate? Reserve you session and bring your own skates! 

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ONLINE New Victory Arts Break: Asia

  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Jan. 22, 2021 , Any time (pre-recorded)
  • New Victory Theater
  • 229 W42nd Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Explore the arts at home! New Victory Arts Break offers ideas for teachers and families to incorporate performing arts into their online learning. ...

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ONLINE Online Information Sessions for Prospective Parents

  • Jan. 07, 2021 - Jan. 21, 2021 , Thursdays, 1pm
  • Green Meadow Waldorf School
  • 307 Hungry Hollow Road, Chestnut Ridge
  • Adult
  • FREE

The Admissions Office is offering both online and in-person Information Sessions for Prospective Parents and is happy to assist you. Please sign up...

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IN PERSON Seal-Spotting & Birding Cruises

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Jan. 24, 2021 , January 9, 1pm; January 10, 2pm; January 23, 1pm; January 24, 1:30pm
  • Maritime Aquarium
  • 10 N. Water St., Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • $31.50; $26.50 members

Journey out onto Long Island Sound in hopes of seeing some of the seals and waterfowl that spend the winter just off our shores during The Maritime...

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IN PERSON Beyond Rubik's Cube

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Apr. 19, 2021 , Thursdays-Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm; 1/18, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $6 plus admission: $24.99; $21.99 ages 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

After years on a worldwide tour, Beyond Rubik’s Cube has returned home to Liberty Science Center! Beyond Rubik&rs...

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IN PERSON Prismatica

  • Jan. 11, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , Anytime
  • Garment District Alliance
  • Broadway pedestrian plazas between 39th and 40th Streets, Garment District
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Visit the Garment District Alliance to experience Prismatica, an immersive installation comprised of 25 pivoting prisms that reflect the ...

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IN PERSON Winter Craft Workshop

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , Saturdays, 12-4pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $6; $5 seniors 62 and older, youth 4-18; free for children 3 and younger and Active Military with ID

Bring the kids to this workshop for self serve winter-themed crafts. Please note space is limited to no more than 15 people in the workshop at...

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ONLINE Virtual Family Studio Art Workshop: Portrait and Nature

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , Saturdays, 1:30pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Using your photo as a guide, create a self-portrait in the colors of the landscape of your birthplace. Then collage your drawing onto a background&...

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ONLINE Weekly Virtual Interactive Music Classes

  • Jan. 05, 2021 - Jan. 27, 2021 , Tuesdays, 11:30am
  • BenAnna Band
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $40 for 4 virtual interactive music classes

Make some music with the BenAnna Band virtually via Zoom! This interactive class is great for students 6 months - 6 years old. You'll sing, dan...

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IN PERSON Public Skate

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 11:15am-12:45pm; Monday, 1/18 12-1:30pm
  • Superior Ice Rink
  • 270 Indian Head Road, Kings Park
  • All Ages
  • $15 admission; $5 skate rental

Ice skate with the family every weekend in January! Advanced reservations recommended. 

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IN PERSON Orangetown Suffragist Exhibit

  • Sep. 10, 2020 - Dec. 28, 2021 , Tuesdays and Fridays, 10am-2pm; Sundays 1-4pm
  • Orangetown Historical Museum and Archives
  • 196 Chief Bill Harris Way, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The fight for American women to get the right to vote was fought on many fronts - including Orangetown. Learn about this fascinating movement ...

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IN PERSON Grab-and-Go Craft Activity Kit: Make Your Own Bird Feeder!

  • Jan. 01, 2021 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 8am-4:30pm
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • 43-50 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Pick up a free seasonal craft activity kit to take home with you and make your own bird feeder! One kit per person. Available on the terr...

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IN PERSON Science Lab, Launches to Space

  • Jan. 10, 2021 - Feb. 11, 2021 , Sundays: 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm; Mondays-Thursdays: 11:30am and 3:30pm
  • Jewish Children's Museum
  • 792 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

What do astronauts, asteroids; orbit, galaxy and the Jewish Children's Museum have in common? Simply put! The Jewish Children's Museum is l...

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IN PERSON Student Art Festival 2021; PAST-PRESENT

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Feb. 21, 2021 , Fridays-Sundays, 12-5pm
  • Guild Hall of East Hampton
  • 158 Main St., East Hampton
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Guild Hall Student Art Festival (SAF) is a beloved tradition that encourages and showcases the artistic achievement and imagination of students...

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ONLINE Virtual Yin Yoga @ Home

  • Dec. 15, 2020 - Jan. 26, 2021 , Tuesdays, 7-8:15am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Slower paced class involving variations of seated and supine poses held for 3-5 minutes. A more meditative approach to yoga. For all levels Please ...

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IN PERSON Aerialists & Acrobats Showcases

  • Jan. 17, 2021 - Feb. 28, 2021 , Thursdays, 7pm; Sundays, 12pm
  • BKLYN Studios at City Point BKLYN
  • 445 Albee Square West, Downtown Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Watch as New York City Professional Circus Performers showcase their works-in-progress and show-ready acts of dazzling skills, innovative...

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IN PERSON NYBG GLOW

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 16, 2021 , November 27 & 28; December 5, 12, 18, 19, 26, 27, 28, 29, & 30; January 1, 2, & 9, 15 & 16 5–10pm; Gates close at 9pm
  • The New York Botanical Garden
  • 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $30; $18 ages 2-12; Members: $20; $10 ages 2-12

This holiday season, let it GLOW at The New York Botanical Garden in an all-new outdoor experience illuminating NYBG’s lan...

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IN PERSON The Winter Escape by The Floral Escape

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Jan. 24, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 11am–4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am–4pm
  • Queens County Farm Museum
  • 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park
  • All Ages
  • $24; $15 ages 10 and younger; free for ages 0-1

Winter is upon us and The Floral Escape is ready to spread some holiday cheer! The Winter Escape is all your holiday and wi...

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ONLINE Danger: Everyday Objects

  • Dec. 11, 2020 - Jan. 24, 2021 , ongoing
  • SLAM Remote
  • 51 N 1st Street, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • Tickets are available on a sliding scale $0-$50. $50 premium tickets includes an exclusive virtual conversation and Q&A with Elizabeth Streb, moderated by Laura Flanders on Tue, Dec 15, 7 pm.

This winter's "home season" program showcases a body of Elizabeth Streb's work which highlights quotidian objects as extreme acti...

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ONLINE Virtual Classic Yoga @ Home

  • Dec. 10, 2020 - Jan. 28, 2021 , Thursdays. 7am- 8:15am; No class December 24th
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Wake up with stretching and strengthening asanas with us from your own home. Please join the program from your computer, tablet or smartphone: http...

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IN PERSON Soccer Shots at World Gym in Wantagh

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Mar. 06, 2021 , Saturdays, 9am
  • World Gym
  • 3728 Park Ave , Wantagh
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25 per class

Join Soccer Shots for a winter soccer season full of fun. Take a break from zoom, put the screen down to run, dribble and learn. Children ages 2 to...

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IN PERSON Soccer Shots at St Nicholas in West Babylon

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Mar. 06, 2021 , Saturdays, 9:30-10am
  • St. Nicholas in West Babylon
  • 200 Great East Neck Road, West Babylon
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25 per class

Join Soccer Shots for a winter season full of soccer fun. Take a break from zoom, put those screens down and come run, jump, dribble and have fun w...

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IN PERSON The Rink

  • Nov. 21, 2020 - Jan. 17, 2021 , 9am-12am, daily
  • Rockefeller Center Plaza
  • 45 Rockefeller Plaza, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • $10-$50

The world-famous ice skating rink will open for the holiday season, with advanced tickets available for purchase at www.skatingatrockcenter.co...

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IN PERSON and ONLINE Cook or Craft Take-Home Kits

  • Jan. 01, 2021 - Feb. 28, 2021 , any time
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Adult, All Ages
  • $10 per kit to be picked up at museum, virtual lesson is free

NEW SEASONAL OFFER: SAILOR’S VALENTINE Did you know that whalers brought home a special souvenir for their loved ones called a Sailor’s...

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ONLINE Global Arts for Global Kids I

  • Jan. 11, 2021 - Mar. 11, 2021 , Premieres on Mondays, 2pm
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Flushing Town Hall's master Teaching Artists offer online classes, as their free series Global Arts for Global Kids I (GAGK I) returns with the...

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ONLINE 2020 Crafts at the Cathedral

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Jan. 17, 2021 , Anytime
  • Cathedral of Saint John the Divine
  • 1047 Amsterdam Ave. , Morningside Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy pages of the Virtual Crafts at the Cathedral which will be live throughout the holiday shopping season and support these wonderful artists.

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ONLINE Tada! Youth Theater and Limitless Health Institute's Platform of Peace

  • Nov. 18, 2020 - Jan. 20, 2021 , Anytime
  • Limitless Health Institute
  • 93 Fourth Ave Suite 1086, New York
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Limitless Health Institute is teaming up with Tada! Youth Theater to offer Platform of Peace, a free, online creative series for youth that explore...

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ONLINE The Kurt Hahn School Virtual Open Houses

  • Nov. 25, 2020 - Jan. 27, 2021 , Weekly dates with varying times - November through January
  • The Kurt Hahn School
  • ,
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Is your teen looking for a best fit high school in NYC? Attend one of The Kurt Hahn School's virtual open houses- offered weekly now through Ja...

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ONLINE Yoga

  • Jan. 12, 2021 - Mar. 16, 2021 , Tuesdays, 01/12, 01/26, 02/09, 03/02 and 03/16, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $25 for 5 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Improv

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Mar. 17, 2021 , Wednesdays, 01/13, 01/27, 02/10, 03/03 and 03/17, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Musical Theater Class

  • Jan. 14, 2021 - Mar. 18, 2021 , Thursdays, 01/14, 01/28, 02/11, 02/25, 03/04 and 03/18, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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IN PERSON Vale Rink

  • Nov. 25, 2020 - Jan. 30, 2021 , Wednesdays-Fridays, 2-10pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 12-10pm
  • The William Vale
  • 111 N. 12th Street, Williamsburg
  • All Ages
  • $20; $12 children

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ONLINE Mother Goose Time Online

  • Jan. 11, 2021 - Mar. 22, 2021 , Mondays, 10am
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Pre-school & younger

Join Trish on Facebook Live for storytime fun!

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ONLINE I Heart Art Junior

  • Jan. 12, 2021 - Mar. 23, 2021 , Tuesdays, 10am
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Fun art projects for little hands. The library will post a video on Facebook and

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ONLINE Trivia Tuesdays

  • Jan. 12, 2021 - Mar. 23, 2021 , Tuesdays, 4pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join Kevin on Zoom for the library's popular trivia program live to your house! For more information or to register, email Kevin at krobinson@w...

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ONLINE Virtual Winter Singalongs with Chloe

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , All Day, Wednesdays
  • Port Chester-Rye Brook Library
  • One Haseco Avenue, Port Chester
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join along with the fun, sing songs, and move and groove!

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ONLINE Yoga Time

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , Wednesdays, 4pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Stretch your body, calm your mind, and lift your mood with this 1/2 hour yoga break. Email Joy at jalter@wlsmail.org for the weekly Zoom link.

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ONLINE Time for Twos Online

  • Jan. 14, 2021 - Mar. 25, 2021 , Thursdays, 10am
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Join Trish on Facebook Live for storytime fun!

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ONLINE Virtual Game Night

  • Jan. 14, 2021 - Mar. 25, 2021 , Thursdays, 6pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Looking for a game break? Right now, getting together is hard, but the library has you covered. Join Kevin on Zoom (email Kevin at krobinson@wlsmai...

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IN PERSON Discover Seasonal Wonders

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Tuesdays-Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • The New York Botanical Garden
  • 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $22 adults; $8 children

250 acres. 1 million plants. And you. Experience the peaceful seasonal beauty across our 250 acres. Find out what's beautiful now and explore t...

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ONLINE Mindfulness

  • Jan. 04, 2021 - Mar. 22, 2021 , Mondays, 01/04, 02/01, 02/22, 03/08 and 03/22, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $25 for 5 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Zoomba

  • Jan. 05, 2021 - Mar. 23, 2021 , Tuesdays, 01/05, 01/19, 02/02, 02/23, 03/09 and 03/23, 5-5:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Winter Chorus

  • Jan. 06, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , Wednesdays, 01/06, 01/20, 02/03, 02/24, 03/10 and 03/24, 4:15-4:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Hip Hop

  • Jan. 06, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , Wednesdays, 5-5:45pm **No session 2/17**
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $60 for all Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Saturday Night Snuggles & Stories

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Mar. 27, 2021 , Saturdays, 6pm
  • Brookhaven Free Library
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Put on your pajamas and snuggle with your favorite teddy while listening to these cozy stories. E-mail  bfl@brookhavenfreelibrary.org with any...

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ONLINE Sunday Breakfast Club

  • Jan. 10, 2021 - Mar. 28, 2021 , Sundays, 9:30-10:15am
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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IN PERSON Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Mar. 28, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 12:30pm and 2:30pm; Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 4pm
  • Puppetworks, Inc.
  • 338 Sixth Avenue, Park Slope
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $11; $10 children

See Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp from "1,001 Arabian Nights, " adapted for Marionettes by Nicolas Coppola (suggested for ages 3 ...

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ONLINE New Parents & Infants Support Group on Zoom

  • Jan. 04, 2021 - Mar. 29, 2021 , Mondays, 11am
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • FREE

Join Katherine Whiteside, CPD (CBI), Certified Postpartum Doula, on Zoom. Companionship, community, advice, & support for new parents & pre...

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ONLINE OPL Fantasy Stock Market

  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Apr. 09, 2021 , 4pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Manage a portfolio of a million fantasy dollars! Learn what financial markets are and how they create wealth. Pick real stocks and funds, follow th...

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IN PERSON Holiday Express: Toys and Trains from the Jerni Collection

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Feb. 21, 2021 , Fridays, 10-11 for members and age 65+ and immunocompromised; Friday, 11am-8pm; Saturdays–Sundays, 11am-5pm
  • New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $22; $17 Seniors/Educators/Active Military; $13 students; $6 ages 5-13; free for college students with ID and children 4 and younger; pay as you wish on Fridays from 6-8pm

A magical wonderland awaits visitors with the return of this holiday tradition. Featuring toy trains, figurines, and miniature models from the reno...

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IN PERSON Winter Farmers Market at The Valley

  • Jan. 06, 2021 - Apr. 07, 2021 , Wednesdays, 1:30-5:30pm
  • Jefferson Valley Mall
  • 650 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Join the Jefferson Valley Mall for the Winter Farmers Market at The Valley! This new indoor Farmers Market will be located inside at the Jeffe...

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IN PERSON and ONLINE 'Hollywood Dogs' Exhibit

  • Jan. 06, 2021 - Apr. 11, 2021 , Wednesdays-Sundays, 11am-6pm
  • American Kennel Club Museum
  • 101 Park Ave, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 seniors 65 and older, students 13-24, and active military; $5 children younger than 12; free for virtual tour

Take a closer look at your favorite Hollywood dogs at this exhibit.

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IN PERSON Hands & Earth: Perspectives on Japanese Contemporary Ceramics

  • Oct. 20, 2020 - Jan. 24, 2021 , Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10am–5pm; Sundays, 12-5pm
  • Katonah Museum of Art
  • 134 Jay Street Route 22, Katonah
  • All Ages
  • $5-$10

Organized by the Lowe Art Museum from the collection of Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz, Hands & Earth: Perspectives on Japanese Contemporary Ceramic...

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Breastfeeding Support Group

  • Dec. 10, 2019 - Apr. 13, 2021 , Tuesdays, 10-11am
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • 300 Community Drive, Manhasset
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

Discussions are facilitated by a lactation consultant covering many topics including postpartum adjustment, feeding, sleeping, normal newborn behavior, and going back to work.

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IN PERSON Outdoor Ice Skating

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Mar. 21, 2021 , Saturdays, 12-9pm; Sundays, 1-7pm; Mondays-Thursdays, 9am-7pm
  • LeFrak Center Lakeside Prospect Park
  • 171 East Drive, Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • Mondays-Fridays until 4pm, $7.50; Fridays 4pm-Sundays and holidays, $11; $8 skate rentals

The Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Center at Lakeside offers ice skating, figure skating, curling, and hockey. 

COVID-19 UPDATE: Please...

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IN PERSON PUBLIC SKATING SESSIONS

  • Nov. 07, 2020 - Mar. 07, 2021 , 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
  • Bear Mountain Ice Rink
  • 3006 Seven Lakes Drive , Bear Mountain
  • All Ages
  • $5; $2 non-skaters and seniors; free for children 4 and younger; $5 skate rentals

Break out your skates, or rent a pair for the day, and enjoy the outdoor Bear Mountain Ice Rink. 

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IN PERSON Wollman Rink

  • Nov. 30, 2020 - Mar. 31, 2021 , Mondays and Tuesdays, 10am-2:30pm; Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10am-10pm; Sundays, 10am-9pm
  • Central Park
  • 830 5th Ave., Upper Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • $19 weekends and holidays; $12 weekdays; $9 seniors weekends; $6 ages 11 and younger; $5 seniors weekdays; $10 skate rental

Situated in the heart of Manhattan at 59th Street and Sixth Avenue, the iconic Wollman Rink offers spectacular views of the NYC skyline and pr...

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IN PERSON Ice Skating at the Bank of America Winter Village

  • Oct. 31, 2020 - Mar. 07, 2021 , 8am-10pm, daily
  • Bryant Park
  • 40th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free; $21-$36, skate rental

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park is Manhattan’s winter wonderland where you can enjoy New York City’s only free admission ...

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ONLINE 'Forests of Feelings'

  • Oct. 18, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • NYC Children's Theater
  • , New York
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $20 per family

New York City Children’s Theater (NYCCT) premieres "Forest of Feelings" - A New Musical. Performance dates varies 30 Minutes Best f...

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IN PERSON Ramsey Farmers' Market

  • Dec. 06, 2020 - Apr. 25, 2021 , Sundays, 10am-1pm
  • Ramsey Farmers' Market
  • Erie Plaza train station 2 West Main St., Ramsey
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods and Free Parking

Ramsey Farmers' Market's winter market will continue outdoors Sundays, December through April. Over 30+ local farmers and food purveyors wi...

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IN PERSON 'Presidential Dogs' exhibit

  • Sep. 08, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Tuesdays-Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog
  • 101 Park Ave., Murray Hill
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 seniors, military, youth ages 13-24; $5 children younger than 12

The “Presidential Dogs” exhibition will look back on the different breeds of dogs that have lived at the White House. It will explore t...

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IN PERSON The Rink at Brookfield Place

  • Nov. 10, 2020 - Apr. 04, 2021 , Mondays-Fridays, 2-9:15pm; Saturdays-Sunday and Holidays, 9am-10pm
  • Brookfield Place
  • 230 Vesey St. , Financial District
  • All Ages
  • $15 per hour; $5 skate rental; see website for more options

Skate on the 7,350 square-foot outdoor rink while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Hudson River and cityscape.

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IN PERSON Sail to the Ellis Island Hospital Complex Hard Hat Tours with Statue Cruises

  • Oct. 31, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-1pm
  • Statue Cruises
  • Battery Park, New York
  • Teen, Adult
  • $69.25

Statue Cruises is the official operator of ferry service on behalf of the National Park Service to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island from Batt...

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IN PERSON DC Superheroes

  • Sep. 17, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2021 , Thursdays-Fridays, 10am–4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am–5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • Included with admission: $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

Calling all super heroes! You’re needed in LSC's newest adventure for kids, DC Super Heroes. Join your favorite heroes from...

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IN PERSON Mindful Journey: Toddler Sensory Story Time Saturdays

  • Dec. 19, 2020 - Jun. 26, 2021 , Saturdays, 10am
  • The Nesting Place
  • 2043 Wellwood Ave, Farmingdale
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $20

Get ready for some messy fun! Each Week toddlers will experience a story in an exciting new way. Every story is paired with a unique sensory experi...

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ONLINE New Victory Arts Break: Explore a World of Arts [VIRTUAL]

  • Oct. 19, 2020 - May. 01, 2021 , Any time (pre-recorded)
  • New Victory Theater
  • 229 W42nd Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Adult
  • FREE

Explore the arts at home! New Victory Arts Break offers ideas for teachers and families to incorporate performing arts into their online learning. ...

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ONLINE Puppet Show LIVE

  • Sep. 04, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2021 , Fridays, 11am
  • WonderSpark Puppets
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Get ready for a highly interactive, very silly puppet show!

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ONLINE Learn Digital Painting and Color Workshop

  • Jul. 24, 2020 - Jun. 25, 2021 , 10am
  • The New York Public Library - Pelham Bay
  • 3060 Middletown Rd, The Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Are you struggling with paint color but don't know where to start? If you love to paint portraits, draw characters or create fantasy environmen...

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ONLINE Story Time with Miss Margie

  • May. 13, 2020 - Apr. 15, 2021 , Thursdays, 7:30pm
  • Miss Margie
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Miss Margie for a free, fun and animated reading of some children's classics via Zoom! Parents and kids of all ages are welcome! NO ONE is...

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IN PERSON Bagpipe Tribute

  • Sep. 09, 2020 - Sep. 08, 2021 , WEDNESDAYS, 1:30-2pm
  • 9/11 Memorial Museum
  • The 9/11 Memorial Glade located on Memorial Plaza, Lower Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Tribute in Light is a commemorative public art installation first presented six months after 9/11 and then every year thereafter, fro...

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POST-PAUSE Cruises

  • Aug. 11, 2020 - Aug. 11, 2021 , 8:30am-5pm, daily
  • Castle Clinton
  • Battery Park, New York
  • All Ages
  • $19.25; $14 seniors 62 and older; $9 children 4-12 years; free for children three years and younger

A trip on Statue Cruises to Liberty Island allows individuals to enjoy Liberty Island with plenty of outdoor space to safely explore the island and the spectacular views of New York Harbor.

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ONLINE Feathers of Fire--The Movie

  • Jun. 04, 2020 - Jun. 04, 2022 , Anytime
  • Vimeo
  • 155 First Ave., New York
  • All Ages
  • $4.95

"Feathers of Fire--The Movie" is an ingenious production of theater-on-film, conceived and directed by Hamid Rahmanian. It is intended fo...

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Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café

  • Mar. 25, 2017 - Jan. 31, 2023 , Thursdays, 11am-1pm
  • Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center
  • 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

A drop-in to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breast-feeding 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.

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