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Westhampton Free Library
Pre-school & younger
Create a special memory of the beach during this program. Registration and Westhampton Free Library card required.
Old Westbury Gardens
$12; $10 seniors; $7 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7
Join members of the Astronomical Society of Long Island for skywatching. No registration required. (rain date June 22)
Socrates Sculpture Park
Long Island City
Summer Solstice is the longest and most light-filled day of the year, and one of the favorite days to celebrate at Socrates. Mark this midsumm...
Planting Fields Arboretum
Bring a blanket and picnic dinner to Coe Hall for a night of FREE family fun. The guys have a lively, fresh, very funky approach to kids ...
Parrish Art Museum
$12; free for students and children
Bring chairs and blankets to watch the sunset, enjoy café specials, and listen to Eliot Zigmund, who kicks off our summer Jazz series, curat...
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$8; $6 children
Learn about ladybugs and how helpful they are. After a short presentation, the group will release native ladybugs into the fields and gardens.
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center
Learn about ladybugs and how helpful they are. After a short presentation, release native ladybugs into the fields and gardens. Same day admission ...
Chess & Checkers House - Hallett Nature Sanctuary
Upper East Side
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Take a hike through the Hallett Nature Sanctuary and learn how to tell a maple from an oak. Discover how trees – from seeds and leaves t...
East 72nd Street Information Kiosk
Join a kid-friendly adventure to discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park's most beloved children's sculptures. Le...
The Peninsula, Prospect Park
Join Prospect Park Alliance at the most celebrated party of the year! We provide the entertainment and breathtaking setting, while you ga...
Bring the whole family to this delightful afternoon of games, arts and crafts, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Travel to Oaxaca, Mexico for the day to create alebrije marionettes from recycled materials! Alebrijes are colorfully patterned, never...
Bergen County Zoo
$8; $5 children ages 3-14; $2 seniors
Featuring Andean Condors. Enjoy keeper chats, stories, crafts, and displays on these amazing animals. Free with paid admission.
New York Harbor
Set on the beautiful greenery of Governors Island, Porch Stomp invites over 70 bands, artists, and performing arts organizations to use the histori...
The Stamford Museum & Nature Center
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$10; $8 seniors; $6 students; $5 children ages 4-17; free for children younger than 3
Explore the importance of predators in our food chains and meet some live predators up close, including a peregrine falcon! Friends from Horizon Wi...
Center for Environmental Education & Discovery is presenting their 2nd Annual Summer Solstice Celebration, featuring the Shinnecock Youth Dance...
Hayden Planetarium Space Theater
Upper West Side
Tween, Teen, Adult
$15; $13.50 seniors and students; $12 members
Joe Rao and Ted Williams highlight the spectacular sights of the summer sky. This July, Mars comes within 35.7 million miles of Eart...
Marlene Meyerson JCC
$13-$18; free for children younger than 1
Head to The Meyerson Family Roof Terrace to sing and dance with Joanie Leeds. Share a relaxing and entertaining summer afternoon as ...
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature ...
Capture the magic of early summer by watching hundreds of fireflies at night. Join for a short indoor introduction to learn about these enchan...
Southampton Arts Center
Explore what lives in the waters of our bays! Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County’s Marine Program Educators return to teach you ...
The Common Ground
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Jason returns with his collection of frogs, bugs and other familiar animals. Then help release hundreds of ladybugs in the gardens. ...
Enjoy an evening of sunset opera on the waterfront! The Met’s Summer Recital Series returns to Socrates for its eighth season, featuring thre...
Greenburgh Nature Center
Join a naturalist on a short walk down to the beautiful Native Meadow. Learn about the life cycle of a butterfly and discover the epic migration Mo...
Wolf Conservation Center
$15; $12 for children younger than 12
Join Chris Evers, Director & Founder of Animal Embassy, to learn about Nature’s Architects. Be amazed by the talents of a diverse group o...
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