10/19/17

11am

Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury

Teen, Adult

$22

Writer and historian Arete Warren will discuss and share illustrated volumes about gardening, dating from the 17th–20th centuries. All are from the Ga...

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10/21/17

1-4pm

King Manor Museum

Jamaica

All Ages

Don't miss this family-friendly autumn harvest celebration! Families will press their own apples into cider, make a cornhusk doll, and enjoy a number...

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10/21/17

8pm

Flushing Town Hall

Flushing

Tween, Teen, Adult

$16; $10 students

Betsayda Machado is an icon of Afro-Venezuelan music and culture. Experience the passion, color, and contagious beats of the Afro-Venezuelan soul thro...

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10/21/17

3:30-5pm

Queens Botanical Garden

Flushing

All Ages

$6; $4 seniors and students with ID; $2 children ages 4-12; free for children younger than 4

Sitar and tabla Maestro Ustad Shafaat Khan is a world-renowned Indian classical musician who has performed with Stevie Wonder and has released three h...

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10/21/17

11am-3pm

The Wyckoff House Museum

Canarsie

All Ages

FREE

Explore NYC's oldest house. Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigations, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities.

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10/21/17

4pm

Maple Grove Cemetery

Kew Gardens

All Ages

FREE

The Art Song Preservation Society and The Friends of Maple Grove present an afternoon of beautiful music to celebrate the season. Reservations require...

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10/21/17

1-4pm

Museum of Chinese in America

Chinatown

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages

$10; $5 seniors and children; free for children younger than 2

Paint, build, craft, or collage with familiar materials or experiment with new stuff. Inspired by the museum’s exhibitions and local artists, MOCACREA...

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10/22/17

2-3:30pm

The Met Cloisters

Fort Tryon Park

Young elementary, Tween, Teen

FREE

Children with developmental or learning disabilities are invited to join friends and family at The Met Cloisters for a special gallery tour and art ac...

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10/22/17

11am-7pm

Our Lady of Mount Carmel-St. Benedicta School

Staten Island

All Ages

FREE

Come for culture, food, music, dancing, traditional crafts workshops, and more at the New York City Day of the Dead Festival. Día de Muertos (Day of t...

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10/22/17

10am-5pm

Historic Richmond Town

Staten Island

All Ages

$6; $20 for a family of four

Experience all the fun old-fashioned American crafts from the 19th century in town and then take the free shuttle to the Decker Farm and enjoy the fre...

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10/22/17

8am-5pm

Children's Museum of Manhattan

Upper West Side

All Ages

$14; $11 seniors; free for children younger than 1

Learn all about the Hindu festival of lights through storytelling, sand art, textile design projects, a Bollywood dance party, and a Mithai sweets coo...

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10/22/17

2:30-5:30pm

Museum of The City of New York

Upper East Side

Young elementary, Tween

FREE $18; $12 seniors and students; free for children younger than 19

Light up your family's day and celebrate the Hindu Festival of Lights with traditional Indian treats, a special performance, and a decorate-your-own-d...

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10/23/17

2:30pm

Queens Historical Society at Kingsland Homestead

Flushing

All Ages

$5

A Sociohistorical Approach to Gentrification in Flushing with special guest speaker Rachel Wu from Queens College, Urban Studies Department.

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10/25/17

11:30am-1pm

Walt Whitman Birthplace

Huntington

All Ages

FREE

Juniors at Hicksville High School read their poetry, inspired by Walt Whitman, which examines the question of who is an insider and an outsider in our...

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10/25/17

7:30pm

Cinema Arts Centre

Huntington

Tween, Teen, Adult

Ciao, Professore! is a 1992 Italian "fish out of water" comedy film about an elementary school teacher from northern Italy who is sent by mistake to a...

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10/26/17

4:30-5:30pm

Long Island Museum

Stony Brook

Young elementary

$10

Visit In Harm’s Way exhibition in the Art Museum and learn about storms affecting Long Island, from the Hurricane of 1938 to Super Storm Sandy in 2012...

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10/26/17

7:30pm

Cinema Arts Centre

Huntington

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

The Dark Crystal is a 1982 American-British fantasy adventure film directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz and stars the voices of Stephen Garlick, Lisa M...

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10/28/17

2-4pm

Lefferts Historic House

Flatbush

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$3 suggested donation

Make sure you’re sitting next to someone braver than you! Master storyteller Tammy Hall keeps the tradition of scary stories alive with tales told in ...

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10/29/17

1-4pm

Flushing Town Hall

Flushing

All Ages

$20; $10 students and children

Celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, with this all-ages festival and dance party, featuring Kathak classical dancer Abha Roy and the Basement Bha...

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10/29/17

10am-5pm

Brooklyn Children's Museum

Crown Heights

All Ages

$11

Join Brooklyn Children’s Museum for a Day of the Dead Celebration that includes live music with Sonia De Los Santos of Dan Zanes and Friends. Learn ab...

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10/29/17

1-4pm

Flushing Town Hall

Flushing

All Ages

$20 adults; $10 seniors and students;

Celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, with this all-ages festival and dance party, featuring Kathak classical dancer Abha Roy ...

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10/29/17

12-5pm

The National Museum of the American Indian

Battery Park City

All Ages

FREE

Enjoy a fun-filled day for the entire family at the annual celebration of El día de los muertos, or the Day of the Dead. Traditional dances ...

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11/03/17

5pm

Central Library

Jamaica

All Ages

FREE

This memoir is about Bob Brody's occasional successes and frequent failures; about his often-hapless attempts to be a good son, a good husband, a good...

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11/04/17

12-5pm

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Upper East Side

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

Discover connections between art and culture that travel beyond borders. Celebrate your family's own journey through performances, storytelling...

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11/04/17

12-4pm

Alice Austen House

Staten Island

All Ages

FREE

Marvel at the art of photography with hands on demonstrations and displays of vintage cameras. Bring your own camera.

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