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NYC City Lights Cruise

  • May. 30, 2021 - May. 02, 2021 , 7-9pm
  • Event Cruises NYC, Pier 36 (NY)
  • 299 South Street, New York
  • All Ages
  • from $45

Take the City Lights Cruise to see the awesome harbor lights and take in a spectacular New York City at night! You will see the NYC lights fro...

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ANIMAL AMBASSADOR MEET AND GREET

  • May. 16, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 members

Meet one of TNC’s Animal Ambassadors and learn their histories and how they came to live at TNC. Find out fun and interesting facts and stori...

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Magic Show followed by Dancing with Paw Patrol's Marshall!

  • May. 16, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $75 one turf square for up to 6 people

Back by popular demand, this 'adored' magician will once again take the stage to wow audiences and make everyone laugh. He will be followed...

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Powerhouse: Author Story Time

  • May. 16, 2021, 12-1pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St, Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Powerhouse Bookstore for the second in a monthly Author Story Time series outside at IC’s bandshell, located in Courtyard 1/2. Masks are...

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Family Fitness & Food Workshop

  • May. 16, 2021, 10am
  • Plant Powered Metro New York
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Children and caregivers are invited to join this monthly Family Fitness & Food Virtual Workshop. Begin with an interactive, family-friendly wor...

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Every Voice Choirs 'Here Comes The Sun' Virtual Spring Concert

  • May. 16, 2021, 7pm
  • Every Voice Choirs
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Every Voice Choirs presents Here Comes the Sun, a virtual spring concert featuring the voices and artwork of Every Voice Kids Choir, Youth Choir, C...

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Birding: Nests

  • May. 16, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Henry Hudson Park
  • Palisade Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Spring is here which means birds are finding their mates to settle down and start their families. Come learn how each species of bird make their ow...

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Madison Square Math

  • May. 16, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Museum of Mathematics
  • 11 E. 26th St., NoMad
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join MoMath for a day of math on East 26th Street, right in front of the Museum, as part of the NYC Open Culture initiative.  Guests of all ag...

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STORYTELLING WITH ANDY OFFUTT IRWIN

  • May. 16, 2021, 1-1:45pm
  • Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The titular song for this program is a very silly, first-person blues musical about the anguish and joy of a child losing their first tooth. There ...

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Pop-Up Performance: Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra

  • May. 16, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Brooklyn Museum
  • 200 Eastern Parkway, Prospect Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Drop by the Brooklyn Museum plaza to hear string players from the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra perform a festive, family-friendly selection of ...

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Spring Farm Festival

  • May. 16, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Smithtown Historical Society
  • 239 E Main St., Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $5

Join the Smithtown Historical Society for their annual Spring Farm Festival! Celebrate all that the farm has to offer, including:

Reading into History @ Home: 'Prairie Lotus'

  • May. 16, 2021, 2-3pm
  • DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • Tween
  • FREE

Meet Hanna, a half-white, half-Chinese girl in Linda Sue Park’s deeply empathetic, award-winning novel, Prairie Lotus. And join...

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MUSIC on the LAWN

  • May. 16, 2021, 4pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • $10 suggested donation

Hudson Woodpile Band Featuring Steve Kelman, Ken Miller, Andy Stiemle A toe-tapping afternoon of Americana, Folk, Bluegrass and Celtic music played...

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Open House

  • May. 17, 2021, 1-3pm
  • Long Island Voyagers Day Camp
  • Seaman’s Neck Park, Seaford
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Meet the Director at Long Island Voyager's Day Camp Open House and receive early bird prices! Swimming, sports, arts & crafts, trips and ac...

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Small Stitches: Superhero Gear

  • May. 17, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Conceal your identity and reveal your inner superhero when you sew up an awesome superhero eye mask and cuffs! For ages 8-12 years. Registration be...

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Road to Recovery: What is Green Light'

  • May. 17, 2021, 7pm
  • NYIC
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Have you heard about the New York Green Light law? Do you have questions about the application process or how to set up an appointment at the DMV? ...

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COQUI CLUB

  • May. 18, 2021, 11-11:45am
  • El Museo del Barrio
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Hola! El Museo is excited to bring Coquí Club, a bilingual program for the tiniest visitors, into your casita. Coquí Club is...

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Living Room Conversations: Protecting & Empowering Children

  • May. 18, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Parents and caregivers are invited to join the library for this guided conversation. Raising children in the modern world is tricky! Join the libra...

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Tiny Tunes With Miss Mary!

  • May. 18, 2021, 10:30-11am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

For children ages 12 months-5 years with parent/caregiver. Sing along to classic children's songs and rhymes with this special Zoom program! Re...

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Jackson Pollock Interactive Kids Painting

  • May. 18, 2021, 4-5pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

EXPRESS YOURSELF! Education Coordinator Joyce Raimondo from Pollock-Krasner is here to help children express themselves through art. Joyce Raimondo...

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Farm to City with New York Public Library's Culture Pass Program

  • May. 18, 2021, 6-7:30pm
  • Dyckman Farmhouse Museum
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join Fabiola C ceres, the educator at DFM, as she guides you on a tour of the Dyckman Farmhouse and connects the past to the present through the fa...

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Horseshoe Crab Hike

  • May. 18, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 — Jones Beach State Park 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $4

Learn about Jones Beach’s own “living fossil,” the Horseshoe Crab. Learn about these amazing creatures, their beach habitat, and ...

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Hold On to Your Music: The Inspiring True Story of the Children of Willesden Lane

  • May. 18, 2021, 10am
  • New York Public Library
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Hold On to Your Music is about a young girl who was placed into the Kindertransport (an organized rescue effort prior to the start of WWII...

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Architecture at Home: Moving Bridges

  • May. 19, 2021, 4-4:45pm
  • Center for Architecture
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Learn more about architecture and design from the comfort of your own home with this free, live, and online Architecture at Home workshops led by C...

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Brown Bag Book Group

  • May. 19, 2021, 1:30-2:30pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • Adult
  • FREE

Martha Iwan, book leader, discusses fictional novel, Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu, 2020 winner of the National Book Award. "One of the fun...

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Women & Money

  • May. 19, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

How to Make Sense of Today's Financial Markets Merrill Lynch Financial Specialists, Julia Strayer, CPWA , CIMA , CRPC and Liz Maccarone, CRPC ,...

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Incredible Insects

  • May. 19, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 950 Fountain Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore what insects are found at Shirley Chisholm State Park with park educators! Insects do a big a job for us and our planet! Join the Education...

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Queens Drive-In: Inside Out

  • May. 19, 2021, 7:30-10pm
  • Queens Drive-In at the New York Hall of Science
  • 47-01 111th St., Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

With the voices of Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling, Amy Poehler. Pixar’s Pete Docter (supervising animator and co-writer of Toy Story) directed this...

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Living History @ Home: Celebrating Pinkster!

  • May. 19, 2021, 3-4pm
  • DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

What would a Pinkster celebration look like? Enslaved Africans in 17th- and 18th-century New York used the festival as a way to reconnect with fami...

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Bilingual Read Aloud in Spanish & English in collaboration with Don Bosco Early Childhood Bilingual program

  • May. 20, 2021, All Day
  • Port Chester-Rye Brook Library
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Visit the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library's website to listen and participate with a bilingual read aloud with Mrs. Jeannie Oliva-Rivera,...

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Paleontology

  • May. 20, 2021, 4:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Young elementary
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Learn about dinosaurs with special guest Ms. Judy from the Long Island Science Center in Riverhead. Supply kits can be picked up prior to the virtu...

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The Wonderful World of Horseshoe Crabs

  • May. 20, 2021, 7pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $10 suggested donation

Mothers enjoy free admission this Mother’s Day with the purchase of a regularly-priced child ticket.  Bring Mom to the museum to enjoy s...

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Spider-Man: Homecoming

  • May. 20, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail...

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Why Summer Learning Is More Important Than Ever for Students with ADHD

  • May. 20, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Huntington Learning Center
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The last year of online and hybrid learning has been challenging for many students, but especially those with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disor...

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Owl Prowl

  • May. 21, 2021, 7-9pm
  • Science Museum of Long Island
  • 1526 N Plandome Road, Manhasset
  • All Ages
  • $20; $15 members

The woods come alive after dark and during this program we seek those silent fliers of the night: owls. Join SMLI for an evening of exploration and...

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Memorial Day Wreaths

  • May. 21, 2021, 5:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Make a miniature, patriotic wreath to hang on your door for Memorial Day. Supply kits can be picked up prior to the virtual program via the library...

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Lego Online Program: Vacation Theme Park

  • May. 21, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Design your own dream vacation park! Theme parks are a magical, unforgettable experience - but why? What is it about a theme park that makes it suc...

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Creatures of the Night Hike

  • May. 21, 2021, 7:30-8:30pm
  • Center for Science Teaching and Learning
  • 1450 Tanglewood Rd., Rockville Centre
  • All Ages
  • $10

It's time for CSTL's famous Night Hike. Take a guided hike with the staff of naturalists. See what lurks in the woods, learn about the crea...

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Live-Stream Salon Concert: Pianist Nadejda Vlaeva

  • May. 21, 2021, 6-7pm
  • The Parrrish Art Museum
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $20; $15 members

Enjoy the brilliance and artistry of the Salon musician live-streamed from the Parrish in the comfort of your home. Nadejda Vlaeva's overwhelmi...

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Blown Before Your Eyes: A Virtual Live Glassblowing Experience

  • May. 21, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Rockland Center for the Arts via Zoom
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $10, $45, or $100

Blown Before Your Eyes is virtually LIVE and interactive! This May you’ll get the rare opportunity to step into the artist space of glassblow...

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The Hunger Games

  • May. 21, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail...

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Wonder Woman

  • May. 21, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $55 per car up to 7 passengers; $22 single outdoor seat

Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise,...

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Movies on the Waterfront: Back To The Future

  • May. 21, 2021, 8:15–10:15pm
  • Astoria Park Lawn at Astoria Park
  • 19 19th St., Astoria, Astoria
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join Central Astoria Local Development Coalition Inc. for Movies on the Waterfront at Astoria Park! This week see Back To The Future (1985) st...

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CTREE Spring Open House

  • May. 21, 2021, 5-6:45pm
  • CTREE
  • 93 Merchants Path, Sagaponack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Watch therapeutic riding lessons. Meet the CTREE horses. CTREE Staff will be on hand to answer questions and talk about the programs. Learn about t...

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Plaster & Bingo Night!

  • May. 21, 2021, 6-9pm
  • A Sprinkle of Fun
  • 79-05 Myrtle Avenue, Glendale
  • All Ages
  • $25

Bring the family down for a night of Art & Bingo! Each Ticket Includes: a Plaster Painting Piece, Paint, Brushes & Supplies, BINGO Games &a...

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NAMIWalks Westchester

  • May. 22, 2021, 8am-6pm
  • NAMIWalks
  • 100 Clearbrook Road, Elmsford
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The 2021 NAMIWalks Westchester will be a National Day of Hope. The NAMIWalks Westchester website is open! Take the first step and register at www.n...

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Advanced Anatomy

  • May. 22, 2021, 10am-3pm
  • Center for Science Teaching and Learning
  • 1450 Tanglewood Rd., Rockville Centre
  • Tween
  • $100

The world of zoology is a fascinating place, and we like to explore it both outside and in! This program will give your anatomically curious child ...

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Where in the World' Family Programs at The Skyscraper Museum

  • May. 22, 2021, 11am
  • The Skyscraper Museum
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, All Ages
  • FREE

Where in the world are supertall skyscrapers located? Through an educator-led tour of our SUPERTALL! 2020 exhibition, kids will compare cities from...

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Dance-a-thon to raise awareness to Tourette Syndrome

  • May. 22, 2021, 3-5pm
  • NJ Walks for TS
  • 140 Oak Tree Road, Tappan
  • All Ages
  • Fundraiser

Smile More Dentistry invites you to participate with them in the NJ Walks for TS. NJ Walks for TS promotes awareness, acceptance, action, and advoc...

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Make A Hound Dog With Polymer Clay

  • May. 22, 2021, 2-3pm, Ages 5-8; 3-4pm, Ages 9-12
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $25 (members receive discount)

Make an adorable Hound dog and puppy using polymer clay!

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Art Workshop with Sandy McDermott: New England Animals

  • May. 22, 2021, 12-1:30pm
  • Bruce Museum
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $20; $15 members

The Bruce Museum is hosting a family-friendly Art Workshop with Sandy McDermott: New England Animals via Zoom. Nature illustrator Sandy McDermott l...

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Watson Adventures’ Around the World Virtual Scavenger Hunt for Kids

  • May. 22, 2021, 4-5:30pm
  • Watson Adventures
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $19 per person

Just because your stuck at home doesn't mean your family still can't go around the world! This virtual adventure will send you off to explo...

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Dance Parade 2021

  • May. 22, 2021, 1pm
  • Dance Parade
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The annual Dance Parade will take place online again this year, showing hundreds of dancers and groups in a celebration of all genres of dance, fro...

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13th Annual Sounds of Silence 5k/10k Run/Walk

  • May. 22, 2021, 8am
  • Brightwaters
  • Brightwaters, Brightwaters
  • All Ages
  • $15-100

Help support the mission of the Postpartum Resource Center of New York so moms, dads and families in NY get the support they need! Three ways to pa...

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Guided Birdwatching

  • May. 22, 2021, 8-10am
  • Science Museum of Long Island
  • 1526 N Plandome Road, Manhasset
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10; $7 members

The woods come alive after dark and during this program we seek those silent fliers of the night: owls. Join SMLI for an evening of exploration and...

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SLOATSBURG'S 9th ANNUAL VILLAGE WIDE GARAGE SALE

  • May. 22, 2021, 9am-4pm
  • Sloatsburg Public Library
  • 1 Liberty Rock Road, Sloatsburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Bargain Hunters Galore are needed to support The Sloatsburg Public Library! The Sloatsburg Public Library is organizing a Village Wide Garage Sale ...

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Drive In Movie: The Goonies

  • May. 22, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Cinderella

  • May. 22, 2021, 1pm
  • Ballet Long Island
  • 1863 Pond Rd, Ronkonkoma
  • All Ages
  • $18; $9 children and senior citizens

Cinderella Ballet Long Island presents CINDERELLA. This classic fairy tale follows a young woman's journey from servant to princess in a story ...

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The Art Happening!

  • May. 22, 2021, 12-5pm
  • Pelham Art Center
  • 155 Fifth Ave, Pelham
  • All Ages
  • $10; free for children 12 and younger

The Art Happening is all-afternoon outdoor community art festival that brings together community members of all ages to create, witness, celebrate ...

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Rainbow Drip Art with Marla Beth Designs

  • May. 22, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Westchester Children’s Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $13-$15

What’s at the end of YOUR rainbow? Join ‘happy art’ artist Marla Beth Enowitz, founder of Marla Beth Designs, for a special drip ...

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Open Studio From Home: Jay DeFeo

  • May. 22, 2021, 11am
  • Whitney Museum of American Art
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

In Signs of Love, Ree Morton combined painting, sculpture, and aspects of theater design, using the wall and floor as both a canvas and a stage. Sh...

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PONDERING PONDS

  • May. 22, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $8; $5 members

Meet one of TNC’s Animal Ambassadors and learn their histories and how they came to live at TNC. Find out fun and interesting facts and stori...

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Zumbini with Allie! Followed by Peppa Pig Dancing!

  • May. 22, 2021,
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $75 one turf square for up to 6 people

Back by popular demand, Allie will lead the children through a Zumbini® program combining music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of ...

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Spring Festival

  • May. 22, 2021, 10am-3pm
  • Greenburgh Nature Center
  • 99 Dromore Road, Scarsdale
  • All Ages
  • $10; $8 members

Join the Greenburgh Nature Center at their first annual Spring Festival to experience a relaxing afternoon in nature with a focus on wellness ...

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Arcade After Dark

  • May. 22, 2021, 6-8pm or 9-11pm
  • Cradle of Aviation Museum
  • Charles Lindbergh Blvd. , Garden City
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 members

Join the Cradle of Aviation Museum to celebrate National Astronomy Weekend with family-friendly STEM learning activities, including hands-on scienc...

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Exploring Earthworms

  • May. 22, 2021, 1:30-2:45pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary
  • $22

Celebrate May flowers at APEC!  Share Lois Ehlert’s colorful book Planting a Rainbow and observe two cuddly animal gu...

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Family Farm Project: Part 1 – Artmaking

  • May. 22, 2021, 11am-12:30pm
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • 43-50 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 members

Visit the QBG Farm to learn all about plants and their creative uses during this two-part family-friendly series! Part 1 focuses on artmaking (May ...

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MEET THE AUTHOR – MICHAEL HEARST'S UNCONVENTIONAL VEHICLES

  • May. 22, 2021, 3-3:45pm
  • New York Transit Museum
  • 99 Schermerhorn St. , Brooklyn Heights
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

What’s the strangest kind of transportation you’ve ever heard of?  Author and musician Michael Hearst may be able to top it! ...

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Jurassic Park

  • May. 22, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP; $55 car up to 7 passengers; $35 motorcycle; $22 single seat;

Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise,...

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Spring Fête

  • May. 22, 2021, 1pm
  • Greenwich Historical Society
  • 47 Strickland Road, Cos Cob
  • All Ages
  • $250 VIP Family of 4; $125 Family of 4; $40 adult; $30 children 2-18

Join the Greenwich Historical Society for fun and frolic at their Spring Fête! This is a family garden party for all ages featuring...

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BEACH DISCOVERY PROGRAM

  • May. 22, 2021, 1pm and 3pm
  • Garvies Point Museum
  • 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove
  • All Ages
  • $5; $3 children 5-12 yrs

Explore the shoreline for snails, mussels, crabs & more! Learn how they adapt to survive in the harsh environment of the coastal shoreline. Han...

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Busy Bees

  • May. 22, 2021, 10-11:30am
  • Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
  • 581 W Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $4

The warm spring weather has returned to Long Island, and with it come the busy bees! These little insects are incredibly important to the ecosystem...

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Pond Study

  • May. 22, 2021, 1pm
  • Sterling Forest State Park
  • 116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Ever wonder what types of creatures call your local pond home? Or what kinds of creepy crawlies live in the muck at the bottom of a lake? Join Ster...

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Community Sale

  • May. 22, 2021, 9am-2pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Come by, it will be a gorgeous day to shop for Beautiful crafts and lots of variety and treasures for kids at the community tables. Lots of Books: ...

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Fresh Air Sundays: Natural Tie Dye with Julia Norton

  • May. 23, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Abron Arts Center
  • 466 Grand St., Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Don’t be afraid to get messy and create a socially distanced mural honoring spring and native New York wildflowers. Pick a color, grab a...

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Fresh Air Sundays: Salsa on 2 with Yvonne Gutierrez

  • May. 23, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Abron Arts Center
  • 466 Grand St., Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Learn a Sequence of Shines. Learn a routine of shines, no partner required! 

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Guided Nature Walk Sunday

  • May. 23, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Science Museum of Long Island
  • 1526 N Plandome Road, Manhasset
  • All Ages
  • $10; $7 members

Discover the flora and fauna of beautiful Leeds Pond Preserve during this guided nature walk! Explore the woodland ecology of the site and learn ab...

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Day on the Farm

  • May. 23, 2021, 12-5pm
  • Vander Ende - Onderdonk House
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $10; $5 children

Enjoy an interactive day of crafts, demonstrations, and history focused on 18th and 19th Century life on the farm!

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Drive In Movie: Independence Day

  • May. 23, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Drive-in Concerts: MYXD Order (Classic Rock and Dance)

  • May. 23, 2021, 6pm
  • North Hempstead Beach Park
  • 175 West Shore Road, Port Washington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

See Decadia, New York's premier '80s cover band,  jam packed with your favorite hits from the '80s but also includes '70s...

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Family Workshop: The Library Where the Wild Things Are: Maurice Sendak at the Morgan

  • May. 23, 2021, 2-3:15pm
  • The Morgan Library & Museum
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Discover the works of renowned illustrator and author Maurice Sendak in the Morgan's collection. Rachel Federman, Associate Curator of Modern a...

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The Dining Room at PGT!

  • May. 23, 2021, 7pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $18 individual admission; $36 family admission

THE DINING ROOM PGT Virtual Stage A much needed celebration of the moments of connection around the dining room table that have kept us together. A...

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REMARKABLE RAPTORS

  • May. 23, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $8; $5 members

Meet a live hawk and owl and discover how amazing birds of prey (raptors) are. Discover what specifically makes a bird a raptor while learning abou...

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For the Birds

  • May. 23, 2021, 10-11:15am
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary
  • $22

Celebrate May flowers at APEC!  Share Lois Ehlert’s colorful book Planting a Rainbow and observe two cuddly animal gu...

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Secrets of All-of-a-Kind Family

  • May. 23, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Museum at Eldridge Street
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • Donations appreciated

For seven decades, readers have been captivated by the adventures of Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte and Gertie, the sisters at the heart of the chil...

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Bay Terrace Pool & Athletic Center Kick-Off Carnival

  • May. 23, 2021, 1-4pm
  • Commonpoint Queens' Bay Terrace Center
  • 212-00 23rd Avenue, Bayside
  • All Ages
  • $5 ages 2 and older; adult free with child ticket

Summer’s in the air and Commonpoint Queens couldn’t be more excited! To kick off the new season, they’re hosting a Carnival at th...

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Kids Doga on Zoom

  • May. 23, 2021, 10-10:30am
  • Karma Kids Yoga
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10 per household

Celebrate your furry friends by giving them a space on your mat to practice along! Dogs really love the energy that yoga brings to their humans...i...

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It's My Park at Wright Brothers Playground

  • May. 23, 2021, 1-5pm
  • Wright Brothers Playground
  • St. Nicholas Ave & Manhattan Ave., Morningside Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help Bball Fitness Corp. improve Wright Brother's Playground and the surrounding street trees! This group hosts youth basketball programs at th...

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Family Farm Day

  • May. 23, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm
  • 850 3rd Avenue, Sunset Park
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free; additional fee for some activities

Spring is here! Celebrate the sun with Brooklyn Grange on their Sunset Park rooftop farm! Entry is FREE! The day includes:

Plant Sale: T...

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Family Fitness with Chelsea Piers Fitness

  • May. 23, 2021, 12-12:45pm
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6 Lawns
  • 334 Furman St., Brooklyn Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Get the whole family moving together at this family-focused class for movers of all ages with Chelsea Piers Fitness at the Pier 6 Liberty...

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Spring Fling Festival

  • May. 23, 2021, 2pm
  • Creative Corner
  • 482 Hempstead Ave., West Hempstead
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Creative Corner for LIVE MUSIC, Crafts sale! Beverages available! Food will also be available! Family Friendly.

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FAMILY FRIENDLY- SUNDAY FUNDAY- DIY YARD GAMES

  • May. 23, 2021, 1-4pm
  • AR Workshop Bellmore
  • 2930 Merrick Road, Bellmore
  • All Ages
  • $85-$190

Fun and Easy yARd Game project for a special Family Friendly Sunday Funday to kick off summer! Choose from Corn Hole, Topple Tower, or Yard Dice. E...

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Katy Didn't – Music, Friends and Bugs

  • May. 23, 2021, 3-4:30pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $10

Join Sweetbriar Nature Center for music, reading, and meeting lots of critters big and small. Johnny Cuomo will be there to do some storytelling, r...

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MUSIC on the LAWN: BridgeMusik

  • May. 23, 2021, 4pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • $10 suggested donation

BridgeMusik Featuring the Witek Family This lovely program will include favorites by Telemann, Bach, Piazzolla, The Beatles and more. Tanya (flutis...

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Popular Pollinators

  • May. 24, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 — Jones Beach State Park 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • All Ages
  • $4

Gather in the garden and get up close and personal with the local pollinators. See what these birds, bugs and bees have to offer, and how you can i...

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12th Annual College of Westchester Charitable Foundation Scholar Recognition Event

  • May. 25, 2021, 5pm
  • Westchester Charitable Foundation
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join in celebrating the College of Westchester Charitable Foundation’s (CWCF) Scholarship Fund Annual Scholar Recognition event. This free, p...

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Free Zoom Adoption Information Session

  • May. 25, 2021, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Forever Families Through Adoption
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

This free event is open to anyone interested in or involved with the adoption process, including professionals, community members, expectant parent...

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Exploring Sesame Street with Silly Willy & Friends

  • May. 26, 2021, 10:30, Spanish; 11:30am, English
  • MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $5 per participant

Join the MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE for a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Sesame Street and its beloved characters like Big Bir...

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SCSP Sunset Hike

  • May. 26, 2021, 7:30-9:30pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 950 Fountain Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore what insects are found at Shirley Chisholm State Park with park educators! Insects do a big a job for us and our planet! Join the Education...

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Fundraising Event: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Man of the Year & Daniela’s Dream Team

  • May. 26, 2021, 6:30-9:30pm
  • Il Bacco
  • 253-24 Northern Blvd, Little Neck
  • Adult
  • $150 per person

Daniela was a wide eyed, engaging, and thoughtful 8-year-old…and then she died from a rare form of cancer. Her dream was to grow up and help...

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The Witches of Oz: One Short Day in New York City

  • May. 27, 2021, 6pm
  • Bloomingdale School of Music
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Break out of the Toy Chest and sneak into the Carnival! Bo Peep and Jessie are on a quest to release all the toys and help them find new famil...

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Spanish Sabores: Kids’ Flan Baking Workshop

  • May. 27, 2021, 3pm
  • Essex Market
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join Essex Market and learn to make a traditional flan -- the rich, caramel-topped custard that's the center of any good party or celebration. ...

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Memorial Day Weekend: Free Family Game!

  • May. 27, 2021, 2-6pm
  • IKEA
  • 96-05 Queens Blvd., Rego Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Keep the kids busy over break! In celebration of Memorial Day Weekend, IKEA is giving away FREE Kid’s games for IKEA families. While supplies...

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

  • May. 27, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP Car Experience; $55 per car up to 7 passengers; $35 for motorcycle

An orphaned boy enrolls in a school of wizardry, where he learns the truth about himself, his family and the terrible evil that haunts the magical ...

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Drive In Movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner Of Azkaban

  • May. 28, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Jurassic World

  • May. 28, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8:45pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Teen, Adult
  • $80 VIP Car Experience; $55 per car up to 7 passengers; $35 for motorcycle

An orphaned boy enrolls in a school of wizardry, where he learns the truth about himself, his family and the terrible evil that haunts the magical ...

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Movies on the Waterfront: Toy Story 4

  • May. 28, 2021, 8:15–10:15pm
  • Astoria Park Lawn at Astoria Park
  • 19 19th St., Astoria, Astoria
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Central Astoria Local Development Coalition Inc. for Movies on the Waterfront at Astoria Park! This week see Back To The Future (1985) st...

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Outdoor Adventure with Ranger Eric

  • May. 29, 2021, 10-11:30am
  • Sands Point Preserve
  • 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 members

Biologist and ranger Eric Powers knows the Preserve’s wildlife and landscape like the back of his hand after years of leading marvelous natur...

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Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger Hunt

  • May. 29, 2021, 4:-5:30pm
  • Watson Adventures
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • $19 per person

Grab your magic wands for a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magic...

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Drive In Movie: Jurassic Park

  • May. 29, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Wild Walks

  • May. 29, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 950 Fountain Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore what wildlife exists at Shirley Chisholm State Park with our park educators! Join the Education Team to conduct surveys to document the wil...

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DanceAfrica Performance 2021

  • May. 29, 2021, 7pm
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • Pay-what-you-wish pricing $10, $25, $44

The nation’s largest festival of African dance pays homage to the ancestral energy of Haiti with the theme Vwa zanset yo: y’ap...

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BAM DanceAfrica Community Workshop

  • May. 29, 2021, 10-11:15am
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Caregivers and children of all ages deepen their engagement with DanceAfrica in this fun-filled, hands-on workshop, presented in Brooklyn Bridge Pa...

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Back to the Future

  • May. 29, 2021, 7pm, doors open; 8pm, movie starts
  • Skyline Drive-In NYC
  • 1 Oak Street, Greenpoint
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $55 per car up to 7 passengers; $22 single outdoor seat

A young man is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure h...

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Memorial Day Weekend Air Show Cruise

  • May. 30, 2021, 12-4pm
  • Freeport Water Taxi & Tours
  • 211 Woodcleft Ave., Freeport
  • All Ages
  • $60 ages 10 and older; $40 ages 5-10; free for children 4 and younger

Enjoy an up close and personal view of the Memorial Day weekend airshow in Freeport, NY.

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136th Memorial Day Parade

  • May. 30, 2021, 2:30pm
  • Inc. Village of Hempstead
  • 160 Marvin Ave., Hempstead
  • All Ages
  • FREE

March and celebrate Memorial Day with the Village of Hempstead!

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Minions

  • May. 30, 2021, 1pm and 4pm
  • Ridgefield Playhouse
  • 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield
  • All Ages
  • $10-$12

After returning from their honeymoon and showing home movies to their friends, Shrek and Fiona learn that her parents have heard that she has marri...

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Drive In Movie: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

  • May. 30, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Poster Kids: Activist Voices

  • May. 30, 2021, 10am
  • Poster House
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Protests, marches, picketing, parades, and demonstrations - these are big experiences people of all ages are participating in right now. Join the P...

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Oye Group in partnership with Perfect City: Reading Corner

  • May. 30, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Oye Group
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Come kick it with us every month at our Reading Corner created in partnership with Perfect City! The Reading Corner is a free monthly program ...

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Popular Pollinators

  • May. 31, 2021, 10:30am-12pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 — Jones Beach State Park 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • All Ages
  • $4

Gather in the garden and get up close and personal with the local pollinators. See what these birds, bugs and bees have to offer, and how you can i...

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Memorial Day Fishing

  • May. 31, 2021, 10-11am; 11:30am-12:30pm; 1-2pm; 2:30-3:30pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore what wildlife exists at Shirley Chisholm State Park with our park educators! Join the Education Team to conduct surveys to document the wil...

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Memorial Day Garden Highlights Walk

  • May. 31, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Wave Hill
  • 4900 Independence Ave, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Learn the art of flying by giving yourself wings to soar, flap, and glide. To create your new plumage, use eco-dyes to give yourself vibrant feathe...

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Dasmine Ferrer

  • May. 31, 2021, 2-6pm
  • Flux Factory
  • 39-31 29th St., Long Island City
  • Adult
  • FREE

This Block Party is the opening event for Din Din, a series of free, socially-distanced outdoor public events which use food and art to build commu...

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Grand Opening

  • Jun. 03, 2021, TBA
  • Harry Potter New York
  • 935 Broadway, Flatiron District
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Be there for the grand opening of Harry Potter New York and experience the largest collection of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts merchandise under one roof.

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Westchester Children’s Association 2021 Spring Benefit

  • Jun. 03, 2021, 6pm
  • Westchester Children’s Association
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join the Westchester Children's Association 2021 Spring Benefit to celebrate Westchester's fiercest advocates for children and youth! Help&...

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Rainbow Zen Rocks

  • Jun. 04, 2021, 5:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Celebrate Pride Month with this colorful rock project. Supply kits can be picked up prior to the virtual program via the library's curbside pic...

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Spring yarn Bird

  • Jun. 04, 2021, 6pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Design a bird using yarn. Supply kits can be picked up prior to the virtual program via the library's curbside pickup service (Registration req...

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TEEN SPRING LANDSCAPE PAINTING

  • Jun. 04, 2021, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Gold Coast Arts Center
  • 113 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck
  • Teen
  • $40

Paint a flower field landscape using various techniques. 

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Drive In Movie: Black Panther

  • Jun. 04, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Gardening In The Park

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 9am-12pm
  • The Common Ground
  • Rotary Park between Gillette and Candee Avenues, Sayville
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Spend the day surrounded by nature and help maintain the gardens of The Common Ground.

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TAI CHI AT THE SANCTUARY

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 1:30-2:45pm
  • Catherine Violet Hubbard Animals Sanctuary
  • 3 Old Farm Road, Newtown
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $25

Make every movement count in this rejuvenating Tai Chi martial art class that can improve balance & coordination, increase blood flow, build strength and relieve stress.

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Saturday on the House

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 11am-6pm
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • 1071 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Visitors are invited to experience all of the exhibitions on view each Saturday that this program is offered.

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TADA! Youth Theater's FREE Online Open House

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 11am-12pm, ages 4-5; 12:45-1:45pm, ages 6-7; 2-3pm, ages 8-10; 3:15-4:15pm, Middle/High School
  • TADA! Youth Theater
  • Online
  • FREE

SPRING into TADA! with a FREE Online Open House. Join TADA! for an interactive, fun musical theater sample class led by two professional Teaching A...

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Drive Up- Petting Zoo

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 11:30am, 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm or 2pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $15 per child

Meet an alpaca, goat, sheep, cows, lambs, rabbits and a miniature donkey - about 20 animals in all.

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Music Bingo! Followed by Anna and Elsa singing and performing!

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $75 one turf square for up to 6 people

Back by popular demand, Allie will lead the children through a Zumbini® program combining music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of ...

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Family Farm Project: Part 2 – Food Preservation

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 11am-12:30pm
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • 43-50 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 members

Visit the QBG Farm to learn all about plants and their creative uses during this two-part family-friendly series! Part 1 focuses on artmaking (May ...

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MEET AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR BRIAN FLOCA

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 11-11:45am
  • New York Transit Museum
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

What’s the strangest kind of transportation you’ve ever heard of?  Author and musician Michael Hearst may be able to top it! ...

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Madison Square Math

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 10am-4pm
  • Museum of Mathematics
  • 11 E. 26th St., NoMad
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy a range of math activities, including human-scale mazes, a large scale version of Connect 4, your opportunity to take a kaleidoscopic selfie, and more!

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Indoors for Autism

  • Jun. 05, 2021, 9am-9pm
  • INCLUDEnyc
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join INCLUDEnyc and their amazing partners—Omnium Circus, KEEN New York, The Intrepid Museum, Extreme Kids and Crew, Brooklyn Conservatory of...

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Fresh Air Sundays: Salsa on 2 with Yvonne Gutierrez

  • Jun. 06, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Abron Arts Center
  • 466 Grand St., Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Review everything covered over the last few weeks and throw it all together.

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Drive In Movie: Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

  • Jun. 06, 2021, 8:30pm
  • The Gateway
  • 215 South Country Road, Bellport
  • All Ages
  • $40 per carload

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial ...

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Drive-in Concerts: Cold Spring Harbor (Billy Joel Tribute)

  • Jun. 06, 2021, 6pm
  • North Hempstead Beach Park
  • 175 West Shore Road, Port Washington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

See Cold Spring Harbor and sing along to your favoirte Billy Joel songs.

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Family Art Day with Japan Society

  • Jun. 06, 2021, 1:30pm
  • Japan Society
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $15; $12 members

Join the Japan Society for a special Online Family Art Day! Led by an experienced teaching artist, children and their caregivers are invited t...

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The Rolling Stones Story

  • Jun. 07, 2021, 7pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

The story of rock’s original “bad boys” from their formative years as a cover band devoted to American blues to earning the reput...

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Trivia 4 Kids

  • Jun. 08, 2021, 4:30pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • Online
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free to play. $10 suggested donation.

Fathers enjoy free admission this Father’s Day with the purchase of a regularly-priced child ticket.  Bring Dad to the museum to enjoy s...

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Women Photographers

  • Jun. 08, 2021, 7pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Discover the rich century-long history of women photographers and how they left their mark on the art form.

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Town of Clarkstown Canvas Painting

  • Jun. 09, 2021, 5:45-7:45pm
  • Street Community Center
  • 31 Zukor Road, New City
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $40

Enjoy painting a 16" X 20" masterpiece. Be inspired by local artists who will guide you step by step through a featured painting. Clarkst...

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Virtual Zoo Tots

  • Jun. 09, 2021, 10:30am
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $10

This program may include song/story time, virtual animal encounters, and/or virtual tours of the Zoo.

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Virtual Zoo Tots: “Summer Fun!”

  • Jun. 09, 2021, 10:30am
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $10

This monthly 45-minute program for children ages 22 months to four years, may include song/story time, virtual animal encounters, and/or virtual to...

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Audrey Hepburn

  • Jun. 09, 2021, 2pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Audrey Hepburn was a major cultural icon in film, fashion and became a special ambassador for UNICEF. From the 1950’s to the 1960’s she...

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Virtual LGBTQ+ Teen Night

  • Jun. 11, 2021, 5-7pm
  • Brooklyn Museum
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

The Museum’s annual LGBTQ+ Teen Night goes virtual this year. This teen-led evening highlights youth artists who are using Black feminisms an...

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Father’s Day Keepsake Boxes

  • Jun. 11, 2021, 5:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Decorate a special box to give to dad on Father's Day. Supply kits can be picked up prior to the virtual program via the library's curbside...

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Second Saturdays Trailwork Party + Bike Share

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 10am-3pm
  • Highbridge Bike Park
  • 131 Ft George Ave. , Washington Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dig, then ride at NYCMTB's monthly welcome days at Highbridge Park in Manhattan! Bring your friends and family for a day of fun in the woo...

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Guided Nature Walks

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 10-11am
  • Sands Point Preserve
  • 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 members; $5 children; free for children members

Explore different aspects of the preserve’s environment, encompassing its unique physical features and wildlife.

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Art Power Hour @ Broadway!: Manga Juxtaposed

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Broadway Commons
  • 358 N. Broadway Commons, Hicksville
  • Tween, Teen
  • $10

Learn about the art of manga at Manga Juxtaposed with James Avila & Rhea Nayyar. Ages 10-14. Advanced registration required. 

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Tie Dye Workshop

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 12-3pm
  • Vander Ende - Onderdonk House
  • 1820 Flushing Ave., Ridgewood
  • All Ages
  • $10

Tie dye clothing outside at the Onderdonk House!

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Butterflies & Bugs

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 1-2:30pm
  • Center for Science Teaching and Learning
  • 1450 Tanglewood Rd., Rockville Centre
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $16

Kids learn how to look for bugs, how to catch and examine bugs without hurting them, and how to ask questions that inspire inquisitive thinking for mental development.

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Labyrinth Designs with Silly Willy & Friends

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 1pm
  • Museum of the Moving Image
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $5 per participant

Explore the creative and whimsical characters of Jim Henson's 1986 movie Labyrinth in this live hands-on workshop and pre-recorded introduction...

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Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates!

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 1-4pm
  • West Harlem Piers Park
  • W. 125th Street and Marginal Street, West Harlem
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Summer on the Hudson at this fun family-friendly event featuring a Flor Bromley and her bilingual Latin music party, grab-and-go arts and craf...

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'Street/Art, Brooklyn' Gowanus art walk

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 11:30am-1:15pm
  • Gowanus Córner Cafe
  • 400 4th Avenue, South Slope
  • All Ages
  • $19

Go on an art-centric walking tour responding equally to both current events and history.

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ALLISON AND ROBERTO MIGNONE HALLS OF GEMS AND MINERALS REOPENING

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 10am-5:30pm
  • The American Museum of Natural History
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • Pay as you wish for NY, NJ, and CT residents; Non-residents, $13-$33

The American Museum of Natural History will re-open one of it's most popular and beloved spaces completely redesigned and reinstalled, with the opening of the Allison and Roberto Mignone Halls of Gems and Minerals.

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Party on Wheels! with Dan + Claudia Zanes

  • Jun. 12, 2021, 12pm
  • New York Transit Museum
  • Online
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

All aboard! Join Grammy Award winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist Claudia Zanes as they take the Transit Museum stage online! Settl...

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Guggenheim Family Tours at Home: Art and Music

  • Jun. 13, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $15 per family; $10 for Guggenheim Members

This 60-minute, interactive, family-friendly tour includes creative, hands-on activities designed to help families engage with each other.

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Flag Day Dedication

  • Jun. 14, 2021, 10:30-11:30am
  • Vander Ende - Ende-Onderdonk House
  • 1820 Flushing Ave., Ridgewood
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the Nation with as Vander Ende - Ende-Onderdonk House raises the Flag and dedicates their new pole.

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Anything Muppets with Silly Willy & Friends

  • Jun. 14, 2021, 10:30am, French; 11:30am, English
  • Museum of the Moving Image
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $5

What’s an Anything Muppet? Learn all about the design, concept, and evolution of this crazy creature as featured in The Jim Henson Exhibition...

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Hospice of Westchester 19th Annual Golf Invitational

  • Jun. 15, 2021, 10:30am-7:30pm
  • Westchester Hills Golf Club
  • 401 Ridgeway, White Plains
  • Adult
  • Pricing on website.

The Hospice of Westchester (HOW) invites members of the community to participate in its 19th Annual Golf Invitational at Westchester Hills Golf Clu...

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Family Art Project: Take Flight!

  • May. 15, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , Saturday and Sunday, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for members

Learn the art of flying by giving yourself wings to soar, flap, and glide. To create your new plumage, use eco-dyes to give yourself vibrant feathe...

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Astronomy Weekend

  • May. 15, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , 10am-5pm
  • Cradle of Aviation Museum
  • Charles Lindbergh Blvd. , Garden City
  • All Ages
  • $16; $14 children 2-12 and seniors; additional fee for theater tickets

Join the Cradle of Aviation Museum to celebrate National Astronomy Weekend with family-friendly STEM learning activities, including hands-on scienc...

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Horseshoe Crab Hike

  • May. 22, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , 10:30am-12pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 — Jones Beach State Park 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $4

Learn about Jones Beach’s own “living fossil,” the Horseshoe Crab. Learn about these amazing creatures, their beach habitat, and ...

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36th Annual Outdoor Crafts Festival

  • May. 22, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , 10am-5pm
  • Bruce Museum
  • 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich
  • All Ages
  • Pay as you wish; Suggested admission $10 per adult; free for members

One of the greater Greenwich community’s favorite spring weekend attractions – is back, with artists and artisans from throughout New E...

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Family Art Project: Unfurling Field Journals and Sonic Field Notes

  • May. 22, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , Saturday and Sunday, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • 4900 Independence Ave, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for members

Learn the art of flying by giving yourself wings to soar, flap, and glide. To create your new plumage, use eco-dyes to give yourself vibrant feathe...

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CLOCKTOWER PLAYERS: CHARLOTTE’S WEB

  • May. 22, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , Saturday, 4pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • Irvington Town Hall Theater
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $20 family ticket; $15 individual ticket

CHARLOTTE’S WEB, based on the story by E. B. White has everything - friendship, love and caring. And now, that humble radiant terrific book i...

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Family Art Project: Garden Fountains

  • May. 29, 2021 - May. 30, 2021 , Saturday and Sunday, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • 4900 Independence Ave, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for members

Learn the art of flying by giving yourself wings to soar, flap, and glide. To create your new plumage, use eco-dyes to give yourself vibrant feathe...

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Sculpted Memorials

  • May. 29, 2021 - May. 30, 2021 , 9:30am–4:45pm
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
  • 212 W. 83rd St., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 seniors 65 and older and visitor with disabilities

Book your Superpowered Creators tour tickets and experiment with color and texture in creating a portrait inspired by the vibrant wor...

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Art in the Garden

  • Jun. 05, 2021 - Jun. 06, 2021 , 11am-5pm
  • Hickory Dickory Dock
  • 43 South Broadway, Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A pop-up outdoor gallery event with music, food and works by members of the Nyack Art Collective.

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The Norwalk Art Space Opening Weekend

  • Jun. 05, 2021 - Jun. 06, 2021 , 12-7pm
  • ADK House
  • 455 West Ave, Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join ADK House for museum tours, live music and performances as they celebrate their grand opening! Event is open to the public with registration R...

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CLOCKTOWER PLAYERS: Cinderella

  • Jun. 12, 2021 - Jun. 13, 2021 , Saturday, 7pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • Irvington Town Hall Theater
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $25

CHARLOTTE’S WEB, based on the story by E. B. White has everything - friendship, love and caring. And now, that humble radiant terrific book i...

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Queens International Childrens Festival

  • Jun. 12, 2021 - Jun. 13, 2021 , 12-5pm
  • Jamaica Performing Arts Center
  • 153-10 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

JCAL's Queens International Children's Festival has returned with free entertainment and activities for the entire family to enjoy.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Exhibit

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

The beloved television series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood comes to life at Liberty Science Center this January!  Follow along with ...

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Mary Poppins Jr.

  • May. 14, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , Friday, 7pm; Saturday, 3pm; Sunday, 3pm
  • Ballet Long Island
  • 1863 Pond Rd, Ronkonkoma
  • All Ages
  • $18; $9 children and senior citizens

Mary Poppins Jr Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins JR. is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs and breath...

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Cada Cabesa Es un Mundo: Solo Exhibition by Diego Espaillat

  • May. 14, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , Friday, 5-8pm; Saturday and Sunday, 1-6pm
  • Flux Factory
  • 39-31 29th St., Long Island City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Flux Factory Artist-in-Residence Diego Espaillat for the culminating exhibition of his Residency. "Cada Cabesa Es Un Mundo," a phras...

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Let's Talk About Kids! A Parenting Summit

  • May. 15, 2021 - May. 17, 2021 , 11am-10pm
  • Let's Talk About Kids
  • Online
  • Adult
  • $9.99-$65

Welcome to the "Let's Talk About Kids!" Parenting Summit, a day where experts discuss the pros and cons of various methods to raising...

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Paper Airplane Races

  • May. 26, 2021 - May. 28, 2021 , Wednesday-Friday, 9:30am–4:45pm
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
  • 212 W. 83rd St., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 seniors 65 and older and visitor with disabilities

Book your Superpowered Creators tour tickets and experiment with color and texture in creating a portrait inspired by the vibrant wor...

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Bethpage Air Show

  • May. 28, 2021 - May. 30, 2021 , 10am-3pm
  • Jones Beach
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $10 parking fee per vehicle

The 2021 Bethpage Air Show officially will take place this Memorial Day weekend Saturday and Sunday, with a special preview practice show on the Fr...

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Harbes Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

  • May. 29, 2021 - May. 31, 2021 , 10am-6pm
  • Harbes Family Farm
  • 715 Sound Ave, Mattituck
  • All Ages
  • Free to visit the farm. Barnyard Adventure requires admission.

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend at Harbes Family Farm for a fun time at the farm. FREE LIVE MUSIC will be available in the courtyard/picnic are...

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Puppetry Premiere: Unicorn Afterlife by Justin Perkins

  • May. 05, 2021 - May. 18, 2021 , 5/5-5/8 in person performances 7:30pm; streaming performances available through May 18
  • Dixon Place
  • 161A Chrystie Street, Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • $10-$35

Dixon Place announces its Spring 2021 Production Season, premiering four commissioned puppetry productions performed for in-person and virtual audi...

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Little New-Yorkers @ Home

  • May. 18, 2021 - May. 21, 2021 , Tuesday and Friday, 3:30pm
  • DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Meet Hanna, a half-white, half-Chinese girl in Linda Sue Park’s deeply empathetic, award-winning novel, Prairie Lotus. And join...

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Puppetry Premiere: NEW MONY! by Maria Camia

  • May. 19, 2021 - Jun. 01, 2021 , 7:30pm; streaming performances available through June 1
  • Dixon Place
  • 161A Chrystie Street, Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • $10.50-$35

Dixon Place announces its Spring 2021 Production Season, premiering four commissioned puppetry productions performed for in-person and virtual audi...

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Rise Up and Remember: Memorial Day 5K

  • May. 28, 2021 - May. 31, 2021 , Anytime
  • Tuesday's Children
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $40; $12 children

Tuesday’s Children will host Rise Up and Remember: Memorial Day 5K, a national virtual event. The organization first launched their inaugural...

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Zerbini Family Circus

  • May. 28, 2021 - May. 31, 2021 , Friday, 4pm; Saturday, 2pm and 5pm; Sunday, 1pm and 4:30pm; Monday, 5pm
  • Museum Village
  • 1010 Route 17M, Monroe
  • All Ages
  • $12; $10 children younger than 12

Join Museum Village for a day of whimsical family fun dressed as your favorite Fairy or Pirate….or both!  Visit Fairy Lands, Walk ...

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Puppetry Premiere: Bill's 44th by Andy Manjuck & Dorothy James

  • Jun. 02, 2021 - Jun. 15, 2021 , 7:30pm; streaming performances available until June 15
  • Dixon Place
  • 161A Chrystie Street, Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • $10-$35

Dixon Place announces its Spring 2021 Production Season, premiering four commissioned puppetry productions performed for in-person and virtual audi...

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Puffs at PGT!

  • Jun. 03, 2021 - Jun. 06, 2021 , Thursday, 8pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $18 individual admission; $36 family admission

PUFFS, or: Seven Increasing Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic PGT Virtual Stage Potter fan? You don't know the stories unti...

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The Addams Family at PGT!

  • Jun. 10, 2021 - Jun. 13, 2021 , Thursday, 7pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $18 individual admission; $36 family admission

The Addams Family PGT Virtual Stage Join the Addams family as they set the bar on the new "normal"! The Addams Family antics you can shar...

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Summer Necklaces Workshop

  • Jun. 15, 2021 - Jun. 18, 2021 , Tuesday, 11am or Friday, 3:30pm
  • Speakitaly NYC
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $25

School is over, and the summer is coming soon. What is more beautiful than having a Fancy and Special Necklace to wear and everybody can look at it...

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Solar Rollers

  • May. 13, 2021 - May. 17, 2021 , Thursday, Saturday, and Monday, 1:30-3pm
  • Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
  • West End 2 — Jones Beach State Park 150 Bay Parkway, Wantagh
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Explore how the greatest source of energy on Earth—the sun—can be harnessed. From photosynthesis to solar panels, you will learn about ...

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Portraits that Pop

  • May. 19, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , Wednesday-Friday and Sunday, 9:30am–4:45pm
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan
  • 212 W. 83rd St., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 seniors 65 and older and visitor with disabilities

Book your Superpowered Creators tour tickets and experiment with color and texture in creating a portrait inspired by the vibrant wor...

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Birch Family Services Virtual 5K Forward Race

  • May. 12, 2021 - May. 18, 2021 , 9am
  • Birch Family Services
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $15

This annual event, 5K Forward – Fast Track to Empowerment, raises critical resources to empower people with autism and developmental disabili...

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ArtQUAKE

  • May. 08, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 , 10am-5pm
  • Garrison Art Center
  • 23 Garrison's Landing, Garrison
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Experiance ArtQuake, Garrison Art Center‘s first juried show of kinetic and optical artworks, and see art like never before. 

Phot...

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Fairy Pirate Day!

  • May. 15, 2021 - May. 23, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-4pm
  • Museum Village
  • 1010 Route 17M, Monroe
  • All Ages
  • $35, Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 children-ages 3-12); $14 individual adult; $12 seniors 65 and older; $10 children ages 3-12; free for children younger than 3

Join Museum Village for a day of whimsical family fun dressed as your favorite Fairy or Pirate….or both!  Visit Fairy Lands, Walk ...

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