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2pm and 7pm
Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
An annual holiday favorite, Dance Theater in Westchester performs its family-friendly, full-length version of Tchailovsky’s ballet set in win...
10am and 1:45pm
Westchester Broadway Theatre
$40; $27 children ages 13 and younger
Santa, Mrs. Claus, and their friendly Christmas Elves are taking a break from their busy holiday schedule to host a family brunch. Share a mem...
Brinton Brook Sanctuary
Tween, Teen, Adult
These monthly walks will continue year-round on second Saturdays. Good for ages 8 and up. No pre-registration necessary. For weather cancellations ...
National Museum of Mathematics
Fusing progressive big-band jazz, lyric opera, modern dance, Latin rhythms, and symphonic and chamber music into a groundbreaking masterpiece, West...
Flushing Town Hall
Young elementary, Adult
$14; $8 children; free for teens
All the way from Nova Scotia, The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in a new adaptation of...
The Mansion at Oyster Bay
$29.99; $19.99 children
Free Photo with Santa. Holiday boutique sale. Holiday craft activities for all. Face Painting! Santa’s Friends will be visiting too!
Sheldrake Environmental Center
Young elementary, Tween, Adult
Join for a nature-inspired holiday craft-making program. Children ages 4–12 and their grown-ups are invited to learn, create, and, most impor...
The Community Church of New York
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$30; free for children younger than 12
Co-founders Sara Leila Sherman (piano) and Hilary Castle (violin) are thrilled to have a program featuring animals and holiday favorites. Each...
Pelham Art Center
Village of Pelham
Create a one-of-a-kind, environmentally friendly, up-cycled tree ornament this holiday season and you may be inspired to create your own fores...
Young elementary, Tween
This workshop will teach you how to make a holiday themed card for anyone - even those who say ‘humbug’.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Young Chefs will decorate and enjoy delicious wintry cupcakes and a toasty cup of hot cocoa. Weather permitting; program will include a peace...
For those little ones who just can’t wait to be a Young Chef. Here’s something just for you. APEC little cooks will have fun learning a...
Chappaqua Performing Arts Center
$15 and up
A hilarious tale about an elf (Will Farrell) who learns of his true identity as a human, embarks on a journey to New York City to find his biologic...
Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
Talk and play everything Minecraft!
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post
$42 and up
Dennis DeYoung is a founding member of STYX and the lead singer and songwriter on seven of the bands eight Top Ten hits. Dennis is a legendary sing...
Staten Island Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Shigeru Miyamoto created many popular Nintendo video games. Learn about his use of pixels to create game images and make your own pixel-inspired ar...
Albert Wisner Public Library
Learn the basics of watercolor painting with Pat Foxx. All skill levels welcome and all materials provided. $5 registration deposit will be re...
Cookies! Cookies! Cookies! Bake and share. Register beginning Sept. 15 online or at the children's desk.
Scarsdale Synagogue Temples Tremont & Emanu-El
$18 per person or $36 per family
Drink and schmooze with friends Deli, latkes, chicken nuggets, and other delicious foods. Enjoy a dance party with glow sticks, Chanukah crafts, a ...
Holy Trinity Orthodox Church of East Meadow
The Choir of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church will present its annual Christmas Concert featuring a program of Orthodox and Western hymns and car...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
$8; $5 children; free for teens
Puppet artist Jean Marie Keevins brings her years of puppetry experience to this family-friendly shadow puppetry workshop. Families will work toget...
Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum
Explore the seas with Mr. V and learn about the diversity of life beneath the waves, examine preserved specimens, and make a marine invertebrate pi...
Drop kids off for a night of sports, games, prizes, crafts, food, and fun. Your child will have the choice of playing all kinds of sports...
Tenafly Nature Center
$3 members, $10 family max; $6 non-members, $20 family max; free for children younger than 2
Families will receive a set of clues to solve nature riddles along Nature Center trails. Each family will need to work as a team as they hike along...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$8 members; $12 non-members
Winter is a time of year to be cozy and crafty. Adults and families with children 5 and older can join a Tenafly Nature Center Environmen...
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