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stART (Story + Art): 'Aaaarrgghh! Spider!'

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  • Oct. 08, 2019 through Oct. 10, 2019, Tuesday and Thursday 11:30am-12pm
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City
  • Pre-school & younger
  • $14 museum admission plus $4; free museum admission plus $3 for members

This week in stART read “Aaaarrgghh! Spider!” by Lydia Monks. A lonely spider wants to be a family pet, but every time she tries to impress her chosen family she accidentally scares them! Learn how this little spider eventually enchants her new family with a spectacular talent. After the story, create a glittery web for your own friendly spider!

About Long Island Children's Museum

11 Davis Avenue

Garden City, NY

516-224-5800


    Long Island Children’s Museum is a hands-on museum for kids and their grown-ups. Long Island Children's Museum invites visitors of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to explore freely, discover their passions, and appreciate the communities and world we share.






    • Standard hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
    • Stroller parking: Yes
    • Stroller check: No
    • Bring food: Yes
    • Buy food: Yes
    • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
    • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
    • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
    • Family bathroom: Yes

    • Enjoy play days at the award-winning Long Island Children’s Museum (LICM), specifically designed to support and nurture your child’s developmental stages. LICM provides families with opportunities to play and learn…together. Visitor Highlights: • Interactive exhibits and programs that stretch minds and bodies • TotSpot gallery, designed specifically for crawlers, cruisers and toddlers • Daily early childhood classes to build confidence as little ones cook, craft and dance • A stage you never outgrow; live theater presented in a relaxed, intimate setting. • Workshops introducing complex themes and timely topics in fun and engaging ways Visitor Resources: • Free parking in two lots surrounding Museum • Museum is fully accessible; assistive devices available • Cafeteria with vended food • Coat Room with lockers
    • Parking: Free
    • Play area: Indoor and Outdoor
    • Party room: Yes

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