01/27/19

1-4pm

Japan Society

New York

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

$18/$10 Japan Society & corporate members; free for ages 2 and younger and Cool Culture members

Celebrate the New Year Japanese-style with this Oshogatsu event filled with the traditional activities of rice pounding, calligraphy, lion dancing,...

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02/01/19

7:30pm-9pm

Key to My Art East Rockaway

East Rockaway

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$20

Paint an adorable groundhog. Drop kids ages 5+ off to paint, or stay and paint with them. No experience necessary! Price includes all supplies...

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02/02/19

1-4pm

ArtsWestchester Gallery

White Plains

All Ages

$10 general admission; free for children younger than 10

Celebrate the Year of the Pig with an afternoon of traditional Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese music, dance, crafts, games, and food. From 1-2...

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02/02/19

1:30pm-4:30pm

Educational & Cultural Center

Stony Brook

All Ages

$12 adults; $10 kids under 12 and seniors.

Celebrate the Year of the Pig with Taiko Drums, a Lion Dance, crafts for the kids, and more! Advanced registration required. 


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02/02/19

10am-12pm

Muscoot Farm

Katonah

All Ages

FREE

Meet Clucksatony Henrietta to find out if we will have six more weeks of winter. Then enjoy games and crafts. 


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02/02/19

9:30am-12pm

Wave Hill

Bronx

All Ages

$35; $20 kids ages 3-12; free for ages 2 and younger

Descend into Wave Hill’s snug underground building for a hearty hibernators’ breakfast. Feast on pancakes and waffles with tasty toppin...

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02/02/19

7:30pm

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Newark

All Ages

$20-$90

Start a new tradition at the NJSO’s first-ever Chinese New Year celebration, conducted by Xian Zhang. Musical riches abound in this program t...

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02/02/19

7am

Holtsville Ecology Site

Holtsville

All Ages

FREE

Six more weeks of winter or an early spring? Hundreds will gather at the Brookhaven Wildlife and Ecology Center to hear Highway Superintendent Dani...

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02/02/19

11am-12pm

Teatown Lake Reservation

Ossining

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

$8 non-members; free for members

Does the groundhog really come out to see his shadow to foretell the end of winter? Take a hike in search of this elusive mammal and discover a bit...

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02/02/19

12-2pm

Bayside Historical Society

Bayside

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

$5 per child; $15 maximum per family

Come join Bayside Historical Society at the Castle in Fort Totten Park for a fun afternoon of Valentine crafts, activities and snacks. Crafts are s...

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02/02/19

11am

Landmark on Main Street

Port Washington

All Ages

FREE

Landmark presents a day of cultural activities, with food and free crafts in the gym followed by Ba Ban Chinese Music Society of New York presents ...

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02/02/19

1-4pm

Museum of Chinese in America

Chinatown

All Ages

Free with museum admission: $10

Come paint, build, craft, or collage – use familiar materials, or experiment with new! Inspired by the museum’s exhibitions and local a...

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02/02/19

10:30am-12pm

Sherwood-Jayne Farm

East Setauket, NY

All Ages

$8 non-members; $4 members

If we see our own shadow in the woods, how many more weeks of winter remain? Try a little shadow fun and then take a walk to see what the animals a...

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02/02/19

6am-2pm

Staten Island Zoo

Staten Island

Young elementary, Tween

$10; $7 seniors; $6 children ages 3-14; free for children ages 2 and younger

What better place to spend Groundhog Day than at the Staten Island Zoo with not only groundhog Chuck but all of the other species of rodent that ha...

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02/03/19

3:30-5:30pm

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music

Park Slope

All Ages

$20 General Admission; $15 BKCM families and students; $10 children; free for children 3 and younger

BKCM celebrates the passing of a new lunar year with an afternoon of music, dancing, and food. Bring the family and enjoy a traditional Chinese cel...

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02/03/19

1pm-3pm

Art League of Long Island

Dix Hills

Young elementary, Tween, Teen

$30

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with Asian brush painting. Paint your Chinese Zodiac sign and explore calligraphy, fish, bamboo, and panda with...

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02/03/19

2pm-3:30pm

Key to My Art East Rockaway

East Rockaway

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$20

Make handcrafted dragon puppets. Drop kids ages 5+ off, or stay and paint with them. No experience necessary! Price includes all supplies...

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02/03/19

10am-5:30pm

Grand Bazaar NYC

Upper West Side

All Ages

FREE

For this special themed event, Grand Bazaar curated an impressive variety of talented local designers and independent dealers just in tim...

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02/03/19

1:30pm-4pm

Chappaqua Performing Arts Center

Chappaqua

All Ages

FREE

Lion dancing, traditional Chinese Dances, tea ceremony to honor your elders, chopstock game, Chinese face painting and more!


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02/04/19

4:30-5:30pm

Mount Kisco Library

Mount Kisco

Young elementary

FREE

Celebrate the Chinese New Year by creating a Chinese Dragon puppet. Materials will be provided. Ages: 6 and older Registration is required - call 9...

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02/04/19

6:30pm-7:30pm

Brentwood Public Library

Brentwood

Young elementary

FREE

Ring in the Year of the Pig with fun crafts. Ages 5-8. Sign up Begins January 19th, 2019


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02/05/19

12-4pm

Prospect Park Audubon Center

Flatbush

All Ages

FREE

At Lefferts Historic House, welcome the Year of the Pig with paper-lantern making and good luck paper crafts. Plus, learn more about the Lunar New ...

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02/05/19

1-2:30pm

Freeport Public Library

Freeport

All Ages

$5

For the new year in Japan, it is customary to display Shimenawa wreaths on the entrance door to ward off evil spirits and welcome good fortune. Cre...

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02/05/19

4:30pm

Levittown Public Library

Levittown

Young elementary, Tween

FREE

Welcome in the Year of the Pig and learn about Chinese New Year. Children will make a paper lantern and a fish kite, and learn Chine...

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02/05/19

11am-4pm 

Staten Island Children's Museum

Staten Island

All Ages

FREE

Red is a color of luck in Chinese culture. Create red envelopes and decorate them with gold-colored calligraphy.


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