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Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$20; $15 sibling
The Lil ones are headed to the market to play with pretend food, check out at the register, drive shopping carts around and restock the shelves. Th...
Greenburgh Nature Center
$8; $5 members
New York is the second largest producer of apples in the country. In this seasonal program, children will use an old-fashioned screw press to make ...
9:30am and 10:30am
GROOVE FAMILY MUSIC
$35; $20 sibling
Family JAM is a groovy, authentic, immersive, live 45-minute music experience featuring the Music for Aardvarks song collection. A class leader and...
Groove and Budding Buddha Kid’s Yoga join forces to present Rock OHM!, a music + yoga camp for your rocking yogi. Kids will explore a variety...
Mayo Performing Arts Center
$49 and up
So You Think You Can Dance Live! 2019 brings together the top contestants from Season 16 of the Emmy® Award-winning FOX TV show. The dancers wi...
Staten Island Zoo
The Staten Island Zoo is once again proud to be going blue in partnership with Autism Speaks, providing a friendly, judgment-free enviironment for ...
Brooklyn Children's Museum
Free with museum admission: $11
Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day through storytelling, art, language, and more. Hear stories from Taíno storyteller Bobb...
Prospect Park Audubon Center
$3 suggested donation
Enjoy family friendly programming in Prospect Park on Columbus Day.
Lawn Games, 2–4 pmLefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donat...
Grand Army Plaza
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$20 adults suggested donation; $10 children under 12
A great abundance of edible and medicinal wild plants and mushrooms makes this park a great place for foraging in the fall.
Roots come into s...
Landmark on Main Street
Meet Rachael Ray at her exclusive Long Island appearance. Get a copy of her latest, Rachael Ray 50. America's favorite self-taught cook opens u...
Admission is free; POP Bands are $33.99 per person
No school for the day?! What better way to spend your day off than at Adventureland with your family and friends!
Stamford Museum and Nature Center
$12; $6 children; free for members
Learn how to build shelters, make a mini catapult, discover how rocks are made by the earth, build your own s’more, and more!
Island Trees Public Library
Enjoy a movie on the big screen! Bring your own snacks and drinks. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a grownup. Movie se...
Teens (Grades 5 - 12) will make yummy candy sushi with a spooky twist! Non Residents are welcome to sign up beginning October 7, if room allow...
11am-1pm or 2-4pm
Celebrate Columbus Day when school is OUT with What's Cooking? as they explore Italian-American cuisine! Each child will create and enjoy a mai...
Syosset Public Library
As part of the Great Giveback, children will create greeting cards to bring cheer to seniors. Registration required.
As part of the Great Giveback, children will design tote bags to be donated to animal shelters for adoptive parents to bring home goodies for their...
Ralph and Penelope are faced with a new challenge when they begin the search for a spare part to fix a beloved videogame. Rated PG. Runtime: 112 mi...
Grand Central Terminal
Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt for adults and kids 7 and up! Kids and adults work together to uncover the secrets of this amazin...
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...
South Huntington Public Library
Young elementary, Tween
Dip cake pops into chocolate then decorate them with candy to create the spiders. Take home two in a decorated bakery box! Registration required.&n...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Our camp is just the right place to try out different roles. We do warm up games, movement activities, theater games to prepare our little actors f...
Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
$70 per day for current afterschool families, $75 for non-afterschool families
The Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center is offering full day programming for children in Kindergarten through 7th Grade on Columbus Day, Monday, Oc...
The Ailey Extension
As one of the most sought-after teachers on the scene today, TweetBoogie Hip Hop workshop will give you the tools you need to get to the next level...
Made in NYC Pop-Up
School is out! Parents + kids are invited to explore the Made in NYC Pop-Up Kids' Day Workshops by the New York Hall of Science and a DIY-engin...
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