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Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Kids and adults will have fun and relax while coloring at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library. ***Limited Enrollment: Pre-registration is req...
Mount Kisco Public Library
Mount Kisco Library
Young elementary, Tween
Create your own stunning galaxy within a mason jar. Ages 7-13. Call to register. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library Location of event - d...
Westhampton Free Library
Free with Westhampton Free Library Card
Make a suncatcher in celebration of Earth. Registration required.
For students entering grades 2nd-6th in September. Make a whimsical dreamcatcher. Registration required.
Pre-school & younger
Did you know National Ice Cream Day is on July 21? Celebrate a little early with FIT4MOM Rockland by making this fun craft after class! This event ...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Read Little Cloud by Eric Carle and then exploring technique, medium and shape as children do an Eric Carle inspired art project.
Katonah Museum of Art
Free with admission: $10; $5 seniors and students; free for members and children younger than 12
Looking for creative afternoon fun or cool meeting spaces? Activities inspired by the art on view pop up around the KMA campus. Recommended for all...
Key Foods Supermarket, on the street at East 4th Street and Avenue A
Artolution will begin its latest NYC mural and performance project in the East Village with youth who are currently seeking asylum in the U.S. afte...
$16.95; $14.95 children 2-11
Celebrate a fresh and fun summer with Stew Leonard’s in Yonkers! Children will use their imaginations to create designs, scenes, faces, and m...
Blue Door Art Center
Join Blue Door Art Center in a mixed media collage workshop with Lydia Hassan. The goal of this workshop is to experiment, have a good time and imm...
Socrates Sculpture Park
Long Island City
Create floatable sculptures and mini toy boats or rafts equipped with wind-up propellers, sails, and other methods for movement in the water. Keep ...
Westhampton Beach Historical Society
Bags and pouches, straps, saddles and harnesses, shoes, boots, clothing of many sorts, book bindings and buckets - these are some of the useful ite...
For students entering grades K - 6 in September. Make a decorative moon and stars using shiny buttons and fake gems. Registration required.&nb...
Experience the global retail launch of Goo Goo Galaxy, a new collectible doll brand from Moose Toys that is out of this world! Stop by FA...
Flushing Town Hall
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$5; $3 members and children; free for teens
Create your very own Minhwa on a hand fan to take home to help beat the summer heat. Learn to paint Korean folk paintings from professional Minhwa ...
Create your own shrinky dinks from a wide variety of universal stories like Harry Potter, Star Wars Superheroes, and many more. Registration requir...
Create a fun and decorative spinner using CDs. Ages 10-15. Call to register. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library Location of event - downs...
6pm craft activity; 7pm show
Chapin Rainbow Stage
"The Little Mermaid" by BroadHollow Theatre Company. Journey "under the sea" with Ariel to a magical underwater kingdom. Ariel ...
Each child receives a pair of maracas to design and paint. Once dry, these create a wonderful keepsake to shake, rattle and roll with!
Children Ages 6 and Up are invited to paint rocks. ***Limited Enrollment--Space is limited and pre-registration is required starting Monday, July 2...
The Blue Bus Project is a cultural vehicle that shatters the confines of the insular art world by taking artistic expression onto the road, offerin...
New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Have you ever wanted to fly? Now's your chance! Come in and make your own rocket pack.
For children ages 6 and up. Space is l...
Long Island Children's Museum
$14 museum admission plus $5; $14 museum admission plus $4 for members
An aquarium is a clear vessel, usually made of plastic or glass, for aquatic plants and animals. Aquariums can range in size from a small fish bowl...
Create a glowing constellation in a mason jar. Ages 7-13. Call to register. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library Location of event - downst...
Southampton Arts Center
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
This project is an introduction to figurative work and play by creating stick puppets using cardboard shapes and a variety of collage materials. Th...
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