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South Huntington Public Library
Make your own miniature mansion from cardboard, tape, paint, and tea lights. Enjoy some snacks, too. Registration required.
East End Arts
$72; $60 members (plus materials fee)
This is a fun first experience with polymer clay. Students will learn the basics of creating solid and multicolor skinner blends as well as traditi...
Key to My Art East Rockaway
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Key to My Art East Rockaway does not use stencils or draw the images for your kids - they learn how to do it on their own! It's not about looki...
Hudson River Museum
$7; $5 seniors 62 and older, veterans and students; $4 youth ages 3-8; free for members
Using fine art, natural, and recycled materials, participants will create a floating river sculpture, or “escultura del rio,” that they...
Long Island Children's Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$14 museum admission; $13 museum admission seniors 65 and older
Did you know that bats are the only mammal capable of continuous flight? Bats are amazing animals that do a great deal of good for the environment&...
Clay Art Center
Tween, Teen, Adult
$30; $20 children younger than 12
Create a handmade personalized Halloween decoration. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up before October 30th . Unplug with mud in this one...
Battery Park City
Young elementary, Tween
What if you could redesign your neighborhood? Kids will learn about New York City’s history and the move from tenements to “towers in t...
Bring the whole family and make a scarecrow to display for the season! Bring your own clothes to use for your scarecrow. Adult-sized clothes work b...
Indian Block Printing Workshop 11am-1pm and Bollywood Dance Workshop 3-4pm
Rockland Center for the Arts
Indian Block Printing Workshop $25 in advance, $30 at the door; Bollywood Dance Workshop $20 in advance, $25 at the door
Join Rockland Center for the Arts (RoCA) for an afternoon of artist driven workshops exploring the Arts of India. The Arts of India will encourage ...
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
Collaborate with Freestyle Arts Association and construct giant sails out of colored fabric that catch the wind and billow and flap into lively, li...
The Dolphin Bookshop
Sunday morning Story Time & Craft Celebrates Dr. Seuss with a just released unrhymed manuscript and sketches discovered in 2013, "Dr. Seus...
The Whaling Museum and Education Center
Cold Spring Harbor
$12; $6 members
Adults and kids can design and build a unique wooden vessel from a variety of wooden materials and hot glue guns. Bring imagination! Kids with adul...
Use the library's stuff; Make your art. For children with an adult.
$20; $18 additional siblings
Work on fine motor skills while lacing adorable Lil mummies! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft.
Mount Kisco Public Library
He's a little bit summer and a little bit fall. He's a little bit country and fun for all. Re-purpose old flower pots and create a scarecro...
Learn how to bring your favorite characters to life. Grades 6-12. Registration required.
The Field Library
Go green with The Field Library! Kids 5 and older can make a fun craft using recycled materials.
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Transform ordinary spoons into some spooky vampires! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft. Ages 2-5.
Using pre cut shapes create Spooktacular shape Monsters! Enjoy 30 min open play following the craft.
Westhampton Free Library
Free with Westhampton Free Library Card
Create an autumn-themed art project. Registration required.
Jewish Children's Museum
$13 ages 2 and up; $10 Seniors ages 65+; Free children under 2
Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from!
September 21, 2019 - September 22, 2019
Free with admission: $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for members and children younger than 6 and free on Saturdays until noon
Mississippi or the scenic Hudson? Join the stream for an experiential workshop with exhibiting [email protected] artist Bahar Behbahani as we crea...
Children's Museum of Manhattan
Upper West Side
Free with museum admission ($15; free for children younger than 1)
Join us as we use techniques traditionally used to make pop-up cards to recreate colorful buildings inspired by Old San Juan in Puerto Rico.
Alebrije are ornate Mexican sculptures carved out of wood and decorated with bright paint. Use neon paper to create folk art inspired puppets, then...
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