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Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Take inspiration from artists, super-heroes, fashion, and tech to create your own original wearable pieces. Use recycled e-waste, objects, not...
The Old Stone House
Get your family photos taken with Santa at The Old Stone House. There will be crafts, cocoa, selfies with Frosty The Snowman, and more!
Wantagh Public Library
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Families will enjoy guitar singalongs with instruments and animal puppets. You will explore the rain forest w...
Center for Science Teaching and Learning-Tanglewood Preserve
If you love visiting our animals, here is your chance to meet some of them face to face while our exhibit undergoes renovations! You’ll...
Barnes and Noble - Smith Haven Mall
Educators are invited to come treat themselves to 25% off almost everything in store, and 10% off Cafe treats during this holiday shopping event. W...
Staller Center - Stony Brook University
The voices of South Africa's Soweto Gospel Choir will soar and celebrate the unique and inspirational power of African Gospel music. Filled wit...
Key to My Art East Rockaway!
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$20 per painter
Drop off kids ages 5 + (NO YOUNGER!) or stay and paint with them (ANY AGE!)! No experience necessary! Price includes all supplies, canvas, paint, a...
Evangelical Community Church
Get excited about Jesus's birthday by munching on popcorn and watching “The Star”!
Doors: 12:00pm, Show: 12:30pm
The Rock and Roll Playhouse knows that little ears are sensitive, so we turn down the volume at our shows. However, all kids experience music diffe...
Brooklyn Public Library-Leonard Library
Have lots of stuff taking up space in your closet? Bring everything over to the Greencycle Holiday Swap at the Leonard Public Library on Satu...
Bay Ridge Jewish Center
Pre-school & younger
Saturday, December 8 -Sing N Sway and Schmooze on Shabbat-for families of children 0-5 years of age and their siblings. Saturdays 4:00-5:00 pm, spo...
Wonder Photo Shop
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
Bring your children and/or pets to Wonder Photo Shop on Saturday, December 8th, 2018 to get their FREE instax® photo taken with Santa. Pet-Incl...
The Community Church of New York
Kids are FREE! $30/adult
Co-founders Sara Leila Sherman (piano) and Hilary Castle (violin) are thrilled to have a program featuring ANIMALS and holiday favorites! Each piec...
2 pm - 4 pm
Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
FREE with Admission to the Museum
Enjoy the classical holiday tale, The Nutcracker, performed by the Sylvan Winds Quintet and narrated by Scottie Davis. The Nutcracker will bring E....
9:00 am-12:00 pm
National Museum of Mathematics
Event Registration: $150; Title I student: $35
Students in grades 7 through 12 are invited to see how computer programming can be used for explorations into mathematical topics. Using the Wolfra...
1:00 - 3:00pm
Emma Clark Library
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
The December "Crafternoon" at Emma Clark Library is a foam Elf hat. Stop by Saturday, December 8 anytime between 1 - 3pm for this free cr...
Saturday, December 8 at 11:30am
$25 General Admission; $20 for Members
The aroma of cinnamon and spice is in the air — it’s time for our annual gingerbread house decorating event! Children ages 5-12 are inv...
One River School of Art + Design
One River Larchmont is excited to showcase the dynamic array of illustration art by six local artists in the exhibition Picture This! Contempo...
Courage Capes are capes given to sick and hospitalized children to give them courage while they undergo treatment. Gabriella Posa, a North Salem hi...
Rye Playland Studio Ice Rink
$25 skater; $20 non-skater
Enjoy Chanukah music, a menorah lighting, latkes, and donuts while skating on ice.
Roslyn Trinity Cooperative Day School
Experience what makes the Co-op so special at our Open House. Children ages 1-5 are invited to engage in a series of learning invitations designed ...
Palisades Community Center
$25 per couple; $30 family
Just in time for the Holidays! Family & Pets Portraits by professional photographer Linda Epstein at the Palisades Winter Farmers' Market S...
Advance Masonic Temple
Long Island City
Join us No entry fee Vendors Raffles Lots of Holiday themed fun *Sip on Hot Cocoa while you shop and taste the holiday treats. Wear your Ugly Holid...
1pm - 4pm
Korean Community Services
Free community reuse event! Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, a...
Old Westbury Gardens
$12; $10 seniors; $7 children ages 7-17; free children younger than 7
Girl Scouts Chorus of Nassau County performs holiday favorites.
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