12/16/17

2pm

Hudson River Museum

Yonkers

Young elementary, Tween

$7; $4 children

In this hands-on workshop, children examine the classical landscape elements and create their own works using natural elements, such as pine cones,...

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12/16/17

11am

Lincoln Center

Upper West Side

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

All aboard! Dinotrux creator Chris Gall’s new book features a tiny train who sets off to explore the world and makes lots ...

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12/16/17

11am-12:30pm and 1:30-3:00pm

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Upper East Side

Young elementary, Tween

FREE

Cooper Hewitt educators lead and facilitate a fun, family-friendly design project. 

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12/16/17

11am-1pm and 2-4pm

Center for Architecture

Greenwich Village

Young elementary, Tween

$6; $12 children

You likely encounter scaffolding every day in New York City. In fact, there is an estimated 280 miles of scaffolding occupying New York City at any...

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12/16/17

10:30am

Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury

Tween, Teen, Adult

$15

 

A one-hour presentation on how to create a stunning tablescape for the winter holidays.

 

 


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12/16/17

4-5pm and 5:30-6:30pm

Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury

All Ages

$14; $10 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7

 

A wildlife expert from Volunteers for Wildlife brings live owls for a meet and greet and later leads the outdoor search. Following the...

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12/17/17

10am-12:30pm

The Jewish Museum

Upper East Side

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$25; $22 members

These interactive programs begin with a gallery portion that includes art-viewing activities and a book reading from the PJ Library collection, fol...

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12/17/17

2-3:30pm

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Upper East Side

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$25; $17 seniors; $12 students; free for children younger than 12

Children with disabilities, together with friends and family, explore the day’s theme on a gallery tour followed by an art activity in the st...

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12/17/17

2-4pm

Long Island Children's Museum

Garden City

Young elementary, Tween

$13; $12 seniors; free children younger than 1

Soccer is a popular sport in South Korea. Come design your own player—complete with miniature soccer ball—for a game of finger soccer!<...

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12/17/17

2pm

DiMenna Children's Museum at New-York Historical Society

Upper West Side

Tween

$21; $16 teachers and seniors; $13 students; $6 children ages 5-13; free for children younger than 4

This month at family book club expect to discuss the intertwined lives of four U.S. presidents and five people they enslaved. Author Ken ...

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12/19/17

6-7pm

National Museum of Mathematics

Gramercy

All Ages

$10

Join Henry Segerman and Elisabetta Matsumoto as they take participants on a direct, immersive journey to explore Euclidean (flat) space and hy...

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12/19/17

3–4pm

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Upper East Side

Pre-school & younger

$25 per stroller

These interactive, museum educator-led tours of the Guggenheim’s current exhibitions are offered for caregivers and their babies. Expect touc...

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12/22/17

6pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

All Ages

FREE

This modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales intertwines the plots of a few choice stories and explores the consequences of the char...

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12/23/17

2-3pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

Young elementary, Tween, Adult, All Ages

$12; free for students and children

Join this docent-led tour featuring special exhibition From Lens to Eye to Hand. Photorealism from 1969 to Today. Tours last approximatel...

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12/23/17

11am -1pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages

$12; free for students and children

Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Each month features different art materials and techniques inspired by the...

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12/27/17

2-4pm

Long Island Children's Museum

Garden City

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

$13; $12 seniors; free children younger than 1

Join us as we make “masks” in the shape of the mascots in 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea: Soohorang (white tiger) and Bandabi (bla...

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12/29/17

5:30-7:30pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

All Ages

$12

Join this special Family program. Stephen W. Schwartz AIA, Architect of SWS Architects Livingston New Jersey, and of Building Blocks Workshops...

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12/30/17

12-5pm

The American Museum of Natural History

Upper West Side

All Ages

$23; $18 seniors and students; $13 children ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2

A celebration of African-American heritage that is rooted in seven principles known as Nguzo Saba, which promote unity, culture, and community deve...

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12/30/17

2-3pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

All Ages

Free with Museum Admission

Join this docent-led tour featuring a special exhibition From Lens to Eye to Hand. Photorealism from 1969 to Today. Tours last approximately o...

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12/30/17

11am-1pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages

$12; free for students and children

Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Each month features different art materials and techniques inspired by the...

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12/31/17

10am-5pm

Children's Museum of the Arts

Greenwich Village

All Ages

$12; seniors pay as you wish; free for children younger than 1

Visitors are invited to New Year's themed workshops like animating fireworks, mask making, clay relief sculptures, New ...

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01/01/18

2-5pm

Merchant's House Museum

East Village

All Ages

$20

Paying calls on friends and family on New Year’s Day was one of Old New York’s most cherished customs. Join for 19th century readings a...

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01/01/18

11am-4pm

Museum of the Moving Image

Astoria

Young elementary, Tween, Adult

$15; $11 seniors and students with ID; $7 children ages 3-17; free for children younger than 3

Kids will create their own superhero world during winter recess with the Museum’s drop-in art making workshops for families. Activities inclu...

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01/03/18

2-3pm

Parrish Art Museum

Watermill

All Ages

$12; free for students and children

Join this docent-led tour featuring the permanent collection: Five and Forward. Tours last approximately one hour. Space is limited. Docent-led tou...

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01/03/18

9am-12pm

Long Island Maritime Museum

West Sayville

FREE

Meet the volunteers as they build and restore various small craft. Tour the Small Craft Building which houses more than 75 craft which sa...

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