Get our weekly guide to the best local family events!
Arts & Crafts
Classes for Kids
Classes for Parents
The Whaling Museum and Education Center
Cold Spring Harbor
$12; $6 members
Adults and kids can design and build a unique wooden vessel from a variety of wooden materials and hot glue guns. Bring imagination! Kids with adul...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Use the library's stuff; Make your art. For children with an adult.
$20; $18 additional siblings
Work on fine motor skills while lacing adorable Lil mummies! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft.
Mount Kisco Public Library
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
He's a little bit summer and a little bit fall. He's a little bit country and fun for all. Re-purpose old flower pots and create a scarecro...
Learn how to bring your favorite characters to life. Grades 6-12. Registration required.
The Field Library
Young elementary, Tween
Go green with The Field Library! Kids 5 and older can make a fun craft using recycled materials.
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Transform ordinary spoons into some spooky vampires! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft. Ages 2-5.
Using pre cut shapes create Spooktacular shape Monsters! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft.
Westhampton Free Library
Free with Westhampton Free Library Card
Create an autumn-themed art project. Registration required.
Jewish Children's Museum
$13 ages 2 and up; $10 Seniors ages 65+; Free children under 2
Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from!
The Rye Arts Center
$65; RAC members receive discount
BYOB and join The Rye Arts Center for an evening of self expression through paint! No paint-by-numbers, no pressure to be perfect - workshop will s...
Pre-school & younger
Create this super sweet & cute seasonal decoration!
Create this super sweet & cute seasonal decoration! A great holiday keepsake! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft.
Queens Library - Queensboro Hill Branch
Children will learn the art of weaving. They will make their own Halloween basket.
Celebrate the season of fall by making this watercolor painting (Registration required).
Listen to a pumpkin story and then create your very own paper pumpkin. Registration required.
Hicksville Public Library
Annette Mitchell uses polystyrene as a block printing medium. Join Tina Geller and create a block print in Ms Mitchell's style. ...
East End Arts
$72; $60 members (plus materials fee)
Mokume Gane Boxes, Fall 2019, Sess. 1 Instructor: Justine Moody This 17th century “wood grain” inspired design technique was originally...
National Museum of Mathematics
Discover an ingenious way of cutting and folding paper to create compact containers that fold flat. Originally used to create a simple yet elegant ...
Key to My Art East Rockaway
Key to My Art East Rockaway does not use stencils or draw the images for your kids - they learn how to do it on their own! It's not about looki...
Ages 5 - 8, 2-3pm; Ages 9-12, 3-4pm
$20; RAC members receive discount
Make a friendly dragon! Using polymer clay you will learn how to make simple shapes with clay and put them together to form a cute sculpture. All p...
Stories Bookshop + Storytelling Lab
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
An afternoon of autumnal arts and crafts and nature play including pumpkin planters, mud paintings, leaf printing, and more.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Join Master flour dough artist, Xun Ye, for this unique workshop in traditional Chinese flour dough sculpture. Participants will learn basic dough ...
Join us for a one-of-a-kind puppetry experience! “Cardboard Explosion!” brings four original stories to life using nothing but cardboar...
Free with Museum Day Pass ($15)
Pure forms and colors will inspire our tiny artists in this process-based, playful workshop open for our Children's Center Saturday visitors! J...
NYMetroParents directories list the best businesses, professionals, and resources in your area. Click your region and get started!
Get NYMetroParents via Email