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Old Westbury Gardens
Writer and historian Arete Warren will discuss and share illustrated volumes about gardening, dating from the 17th–20th centuries. All are from the Ga...
King Manor Museum
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...
Flushing Town Hall
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...
Queens Botanical Garden
$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...
The Wyckoff House Museum
Explore NYC's oldest house. Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigations, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities.
Maple Grove Cemetery
The Art Song Preservation Society and The Friends of Maple Grove present an afternoon of beautiful music to celebrate the season. Reservations require...
Museum of Chinese in America
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...
The Met Cloisters
Fort Tryon Park
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
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...
Our Lady of Mount Carmel-St. Benedicta School
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...
Historic Richmond Town
$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...
Children's Museum of Manhattan
Upper West Side
$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...
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...
Queens Historical Society at Kingsland Homestead
A Sociohistorical Approach to Gentrification in Flushing with special guest speaker Rachel Wu from Queens College, Urban Studies Department.
Walt Whitman Birthplace
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...
Cinema Arts Centre
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...
Long Island Museum
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...
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...
Lefferts Historic House
$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 ...
$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...
Brooklyn Children's Museum
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...
$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 ...
The National Museum of the American Indian
Battery Park City
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 ...
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...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
$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...
Alice Austen House
Marvel at the art of photography with hands on demonstrations and displays of vintage cameras. Bring your own camera.
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