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Stamford Museum and Nature Center
Included with museum admission: $12; $10 seniors 65 and older; $8 students 18 and older with valid ID; $6 children 4-17; free for members and children younger than 3.
Slime may be the latest craze but the Stamford Museum and Nature Center has been making it for years! Try their favorite slime recipes, meet s...
Children's Museum of the Arts
Young elementary, Tween
Do you have a budding foodie in your life? Don't miss this chance to integrate all things culinary with animation and storytelling in this exci...
Bring your favorite drawn character to life! In this class, students will learn basic sewing and patterning techniques to create their own huggable...
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Included with admission: $10; $8 students with ID ages 5-22 and seniors 65 and older; free for members and children younger than 5
Join the museum for this program that’s meant for the littlest Bruce pals, ages 2.5 – 5. Bruce Beginnings takes young visito...
Flushing Town Hall
$10; free for students and musicians.
Open to jazz students, musicians, and music educators, Monthly Jazz Jams are a fun way to hone your skills and jam with your peers. The house band ...
4:00-5:30 pm; 7:00-8:30pm
National Museum of Mathematics
Tween, Teen, Adult
Probability theory has a unique distinction among mathematical fields: it is often at odds with human intuition, sometimes very sharply so. Beyond ...
Meet artist Jeannine Mosely. Jeannine is well known for her origami models created from business cards, especially her largest models, created from...
$45; $30 members
Antarctica is the planet’s true final frontier. Presented in cooperation with Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory as...
The Rye Arts Center
$35; RAC members receive discount
American artist Simone Leigh (b. 1967) was awarded the Hugo Boss Prize in 2018 and her powerful solo show about the black female experience, Loopho...
11am and 1:30pm
Westchester Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
$7.50; $6.50 seniors; $3 per person presenting an Electronic Benefits Transfer Card (EBT) with ID for up to 4 individuals; free for members, actuve duty military personnel and their families within the same household and children younger than 1.
Each month, travel around the world to explore past and current artists, their works, and unique styles. This special program will include han...
If you like Sudoku, you'll love Shikaku, the new puzzle that spices up numerical logic challenges by including the concept of area. Your goal? ...
The Long Island Science Center
$10 admission plus $5 instructor led workshop fee; free for members
Students design, construct, and test their very own bridge.
Cradle of Aviation Museum
$16; $14 seniors and children
Celebrate the roots of the Latinx Community at the Cradle of Aviation Museum. A day full of music, art and family activities all here at the heart ...
11:00am-12:00pm and 2:00-3:00pm
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side
$25; free for children younger than 13
Travel through time and around the world on a Museum adventure. Discover favorite works of art as you look and learn together. This month'...
Seaside Center’s Fred Elser First Sunday Science Series: Shellfish Research in Connecticut. Family activities all afternoon. Sue Baker and Ro...
Storm King Art Center
$18; $15 seniors 65 and older; $8 ages 5–18 and students with valid ID; Free for children 4 and younger and members
Observe and paint Storm King’s sculptures and landscapes while experimenting with watercolors.
The Village Green
$20 car entree; $15 pre-registration; $6 admission; free for children younger than 12 with a paid adult
The Popular Car Show returns with a new theme! Carriage House Gift Shop open and free tours of historic houses with paid admission.
Museum of Arts and Design
Join us when the galleries are closed to the public for an insightful tour and stimulating discussion of more»
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Free with museum admission ($18 adults; $15 for children younger than 13)
Students, spend an hour at MoMath independently working on engaging and beautiful math problems, hand-selected by MoMath's advisory council of ...
Hudson River Museum
Baby, Pre-school & younger
$7; $5 seniors 62 and older, veterans and students; $4 youth ages 3-8; free for members
Active youngsters and their caregivers are invited to a playful and music-filled storytime, as they learn about the life and music of Cuban legend ...
Long Island Explorium
Call for Volunteers! Volunteer Orientation for everyone interested in understanding what volunteering at the Explorium means.
Long Island Science Center
$10 admission plus $5 workshop fee; free for members
Are bats blind? Enter the world of this unique nocturnal animal. Learn about echolocation and the bat's special function in our ecosystem. Lear...
Meet Yoshi Anpuku, inventor of Shikaku, and hear the story of how this engaging new puzzle was born. After learning about its history, join an audi...
Mid-Hudson Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$10; free for MHCM members
Celebrate the Museum's 30th Anniversary! This special event is for single parents with their children to play and meet other families. Enjoy sn...
Long Island Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger
$14 museum admission plus $5; free museum admission plus $4 for members
Little chefs use real cooking tools (with some help from adults) to make easy, yummy, kid-friendly snacks from start to finish. As they make their ...
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