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Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Dara will sing songs and read stories about outerspace to children ages 0-5 years.
Island Trees Public Library
See the original before you see the new live-action film at the theater! Bring your own snacks and drinks. Children under the age of 8 mu...
African American Museum and Center for Applied Art
Enjoy this Gospel Concert for the whole family!
Sands Point Preserve
$20 per car; $10 per car members
Spend the longest day of the year outdoors on the beautiful grounds of the Sands Point Preserve. (Event held indoors in case of rain.) Enjoy g...
$15 per car; $5 per car members
Experience the wonderful benefits of yoga with family and friends. Yoga practice aligns naturally with children’s imaginations as they create...
Children ages 18 months-5 years with caregiver will enjoy songs, activities, and a rocket ship craft. This program will be held in the multipurpose...
Floral Park Library
Baby, Pre-school & younger
For families with little ones age 18 months through pre-school age. Enjoy an hour of singing, dancing, storytelling, and a craft. Registration requ...
Long Island Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$5 or $4 fee for members plus admission: $14; $13 for ages 65 and older; free for members and children younger than 1
Little chefs use real cooking tools (with some help from adults) as they make easy, yummy, kid-friendly snacks from start to finish. As they m...
Freeport Public Library
Turnpike Joe and the Traffic Jam, now in its 41st year, will bring its signature sound and tight interpretations of rock/pop tunes of the 60s and 7...
Long Beach Boardwalk
Start your day with your family on the boardwalk with a fun run on the iconic Long Beach boardwalk. This shortened course is not timed and eas...
Long Beach Rec Center Gazebo
Bring your four-legged friends to Pride for the 2nd Annual Pride Pet Parade! Registration required.
Key to My Art East Rockaway
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
$20 per painter
Paint Max from Secret Life of Pets! No stencils will be used. Children will learn how to do it on their own! No experience necessary. Thi...
Jones Beach Nature Center
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
The West End of Jones Beach is a great area for viewing nature, and what better way to get an up close and personal look than on bicycle. You ...
Toy Story 3 is coming out soon! Your child will learn how to do paint Woody on their own. No experience necessary. This is...
Adelphi University Performance Arts Center
Outstanding musicians perform in chamber music, ensembles, and as soloists. Performing are musicians 4 to 18 years old who will play violin, viola,...
Massapequa Train Station
$20 to enter car in competition; $15 to enter in advance
TLC Auto & Truck Center and The Massapequa Farmingdale Mens Club are organizing a custom car show to help raise donations to provide mobility f...
The LI Pride Market Fair will feature hundreds of exciting vendors, exhibitors, and shops right on the beautiful Long Beach Boardwalk.
March with thousands of LGBT People and Allies celebrating Pride on Long Island. Check out the amazing floats, performers, student and professional...
The Beach at Long Beach Boulevard
Head to the beachfront at Long Beach Blvd for live music all afternoon! Music starts as the parade lands on the sand.
Planting Fields Arboretum
Young elementary, Tween
$5; free for members and children younger than 12
Scrimshaw is one of the oldest American folk arts and served as a pastime for sailors on long voyages. Children will make their own scrimshaw ...
From salmon and flounder to trout and bass, fish come in all shapes and sizes. Find out what makes them all tick. Through dissection you will explo...
Congregation Shaaray Shalom
Listen to the dynamic sounds of an orchestra made up of 60 musicians who will be playing popular, contemporary music. Some of the musical selection...
Cedar Creek Park (Field 9)
Pre-school & younger
Free trial indoor soccer class for children 3-4. See what Soccer Shots is all about. Try a free class at Cedar Creek Park. Spots are limited and yo...
9-9:30am & 10:30-11am
Free trial indoor soccer class for children 2 years old. See what Soccer Shots is all about. Try a free class at Cedar Creek Park in Wantagh/Seafor...
Mid-Island Y JCC
$5; free for members
Community Rabbis lead an interactive discussion on interesting and current topics. Please bring your own lunch. Coffee and tea are served.
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