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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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Not All Scientists Wear Lab Coats: Celebrating World Frog Day

  • May. 13, 2021, 5:30-7pm
  • Bronx Zoo
  • 2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $15; $12 members

The Bronx Zoo's newest interactive series highlights the diverse professionals in STEM careers in "Not All Scientists Wear Lab Coats:...

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Conversations in the Arts- Call to Community – Art and Therapy

  • May. 13, 2021, 7-8:30pm
  • Huntington Arts Council
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Conversations in the Arts continues to be an engaging and increasingly popular program that we currently present via facebook LIVE. The premise of ...

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Baking with Natural Sugar Alternatives

  • May. 13, 2021, 7pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Join blogger, local baker & caterer Danielle Addimandi as she demonstrates how to bake delicious treats with natural sugars like maple syrup, h...

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Conversations in the Arts: Call to Community – Art and Therapy

  • May. 13, 2021, 7-8:30pm
  • Huntington Arts Council
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Conversations in the Arts continues to be an engaging and increasingly popular program that is currently presented via facebook LIVE. The prem...

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Among Us Virtual Night

  • May. 14, 2021, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Play the popular game Among Us! Join the library Discord channel 'PatMedTeen' to play, talk, and hang out with your friends and figure...

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The Croods

  • May. 14, 2021, 4pm and 7pm
  • 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: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

  • May. 14, 2021, 8pm
  • 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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Journey into Fraggle Rock with Silly Willy & Friends

  • May. 14, 2021, 10:30am, in Arabic; 11:30am, in English
  • MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE 动态影像博物馆
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $5 per participant

Learn about the creation of the fantasy worlds featured in the beloved series Fraggle Rock in this livestreamed, virtual visit to The Jim Henson Ex...

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Virtual Dungeons & Dragons

  • May. 14, 2021, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • Online
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join the Dungeon Master for a virtual D&D. You must have a Discord account in advance and must register with the Library and provide your email...

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Live-Stream Salon Concert: Pianist Wynona Wang

  • May. 14, 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. Chinese pianist Wynona Wang was...

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Tot Music with Robert the Guitar Guy

  • May. 14, 2021, 10-10:30am
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Robert the Guitar Guy for a fun musical program. For toddlers. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88391849934 Meeting ID: 883 9184 99...

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Family Movies in the Park! Disney's Onward

  • May. 14, 2021, 8pm
  • Veteran's Memorial Park
  • 81 Hunt Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • $4; $3 residents, $15 family max

This spring brings the return of the Orangetown’s Parks & Recreation Family Movie series. The movies will be on Friday nights at Vet...

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Summer on the Hudson: Harlem Moves with Limón Dance Company

  • May. 14, 2021, 6-7pm
  • West Harlem Piers Park
  • 125th Street and Marginal Street, West Harlem
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the world-renowned Limón Company Dancers as they teach the energetic and ease-filled Limón Technique, accompanied by l...

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Art Power Hour @ Broadway!: Parent + Child Clay Sculpture

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Broadway Commons
  • 358 N. Broadway Commons, Hicksville
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $10

Create something special with your child during this Clay Sculpture class with Cassandra Basile & Rhea Nayyar. Advanced registration required. Ages 3-7 with a parent. 

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Gardening In The Park

  • May. 15, 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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BluePath Service Dogs 5th Annual Walkathon

  • May. 15, 2021, 10am
  • BluePath Service Dogs
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $30 registration; $20 child registration

Join BluePath Service Dogs on the path to bettering the world for children with autism and their families. This family-friendly fundraiser will rai...

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Endangered Species Day

  • May. 15, 2021, 9am-4pm
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 seniors 65 and older and children younger than 12

Learn about the importance of protecting endangered species and everyday actions they can take to help protect them. Purchase tickets in advance. 

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Eggsperiments!

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-3:30pm
  • Center for Science Teaching and Learning
  • 1450 Tanglewood Rd., Rockville Centre
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $16

Kids will form hypothesis, conduct experiments, and form conclusions like real scientists!

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2021 Virtual Nun Run/Walk 5K

  • May. 15, 2021, 9am
  • Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $20

Please join the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, New York at the 2021 Virtual Nun Run/Walk 5K race. What does it mean for the 2021 Nun Run/Wal...

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TAI CHI AT THE SANCTUARY

  • May. 15, 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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Summer Art Camp Open House - Outdoor Live

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Rockland Center for the Arts
  • 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

SUMMER ARTS CAMP @ RoCA Outdoor Live Open House – Are you looking for an outdoor arts experience for your child this summer? Does your c...

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National Council of Negro Women, Inc. NYS Bethune-Height Recognition Program

  • May. 15, 2021, 12-2pm
  • National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
  • Online
  • Adult
  • $100

Join the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. virtually for the 46th Annual NCNW NYS Bethune-Height Recognition Program to celebrate their me...

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ONLINE TADA! Youth Theater's FREE Online Open House

  • May. 15, 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
  • 15 W 28th Street, 2nd and 3rd Floors, New York
  • FREE

SPRING into TADA! with a FREE Online Open House. Join us on April 10, May 15, or June 5, 2021, for an interactive, fun musical theater sample class...

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Architecture at Home: Suspension Bridges

  • May. 15, 2021, 11-11:45am
  • 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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Concerts For Kids: Red Baraat

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am
  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  • 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

After a year of digital performances, Concerts For Kids takes the stage for live audiences! Brooklyn’s Red Baraat kicks off the fam...

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Drive In Movie: Moana

  • May. 15, 2021, 8pm
  • 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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Family Day: The Not So Still Life

  • May. 15, 2021, 11:30am-4pm
  • Katonah Museum of Art
  • 134 Jay Street, Katonah
  • All Ages
  • $10; $5 students, seniors, and children younger than 12; free for members

Expanding on the theme of the still life, the KMA hosts a multi-disciplinary day of creative activities for the whole family to enjoy. Teaching art...

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Michael Hearst: Unconventional Vehicles Release Show

  • May. 15, 2021, 3pm
  • Prospect Park Long Meadow
  • 70 West Drive, Park Slope
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Barbès presents the release of Unconventional Vehicles and Songs for Unconventional Vehicles by author and musician Michael Hearst. Full Ban...

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Spring Benefit 2021

  • May. 15, 2021, 4-7pm
  • Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
  • 58 Seventh Ave., Park Slope
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This year’s BKCM Spring Benefit will transform the stoops, sidewalks, school lots and gardens of Park Slope into the setting for an outdoor s...

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Kids Country Day Camp OPEN HOUSE!

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-2pm
  • Kids Country Day Camp
  • 37 Crystal Brook Hollow Rd, Mount Sinai
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Take a tour, meet the staff, and learn about the over 50 FUN and exciting activities planned for this summer. Please call to reserve a tour time.

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Astronomy Day

  • May. 15, 2021, 10am-2pm
  • Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium
  • 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport
  • All Ages
  • $10; $9 students with ID and seniors 62+; $7 ages 12 and younger

The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum will celebrate Astronomy Day where educators will perform free earth science and astronomy demonstrations for ...

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Rain - Virtual Studio Visit & Read Aloud with Anders Holmer

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am
  • Scandinavia House
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the Scandinavia House for a virtual visit and read aloud with award-winning artist and architect Anders Holmer! In this program, Anders w...

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Little Farms Celebration

  • May. 15, 2021, 10-11am
  • Stew Leonard's of Norwalk
  • 100 Westport Ave., Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stew Leonard’s Little Farm will open for the season and welcome the goats, sheep, and chickens to their new homes! Stew’s Lit...

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Little Farms Celebration

  • May. 15, 2021, 12-1pm
  • Stew Leonards
  • 1 Stew Leonard Drive, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stew Leonard’s Little Farm will open for the season and welcome the goats, sheep, and chickens to their new homes! Stew’s Lit...

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Little Farms Celebration

  • May. 15, 2021, 10-11am
  • Stew Leonard's Danbury
  • 3475 Berlin Turnpike, Newington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stew Leonard’s Little Farm will open for the season and welcome the goats, sheep, and chickens to their new homes! Stew’s Lit...

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Spring Celebration

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-2pm
  • Sands Point Preserve
  • 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point
  • All Ages
  • $25 per car; $15 per car members

Every season brings beautiful changes to the Preserve’s landscape, and, in Springtime, we celebrate the return of longer days, warmer tempera...

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Open Studio From Home: Ree Morton

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am
  • Whitney Museum of American Art
  • 99 Gansevoort St., Meatpacking District
  • 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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Summer Art Camp Open House - Live Outdoors

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Rockland Center for the Arts
  • 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Are you looking for an outdoor arts experience for your child this summer? Does your child need a creative outlet after this challenging year? Want...

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Commack-Kings Park Rotary Club: Park N Watch Fundraiser- Cheaper by the Dozen

  • May. 15, 2021, 8pm
  • William T Rogers Middle School
  • 97 Old Dock Road, Kings Park
  • All Ages
  • Event is free, but donations are appreciated

Do you remember the old drive-in movie theaters? Well, the Commack-Kings Park Rotary Club is bringing a Park N Watch to Kings Park. ...

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Larry and Friends: Virtual Storytelling Hour with Carla Torres and Nat Jasper

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am
  • The Children's Art Carnival
  • 62 Hamilton Terrace, New York
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

For ages 7 and up. Join The Children's Art Carnival for a special virtual storytelling hour with Carla Torres and Nat Jaspar, authors of "...

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Lab/Shul's FamilyLab: Say Cheese! (with homemade blintzes)

  • May. 15, 2021, 5-6pm
  • Lab/Shul
  • Online
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $8-$18

Welcome to FamilyLab: An everybody friendly gathering for families with young children ages 0-8 (siblings welcome). Centered around the family tabl...

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Community Day: Art Extravaganza

  • May. 15, 2021, 10:30am-8pm
  • The Newark Museum of Art
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Forget everything you thought you knew about art! During this program you will dive into all the wacky, unique, and wonderful ways people crea...

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Animal Tales: Planting a Rainbow

  • May. 15, 2021, 1:30-2:45pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25 (includes one adult and one child)

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

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Explore the Fountain Shore

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-4pm
  • Shirley Chisholm State Park
  • 950 Fountain Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore what wildlife exists along the shores at Shirley Chisholm State Park with park educators! Fish, crabs, and shorebirds oh my! There's so...

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Astronomy: Solar Astronomy

  • May. 15, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Van Cortlandt Nature Center in Van Cortlandt Park
  • 246th Street and Broadway, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Astronomy isn’t only for night owls. Join the Urban Park Rangers on International Astronomy Day for some solar astronomy and learn more about...

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Birding: Hawk Watch

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Unisphere at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • 111th Street to Van Wyck, Flushing-Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the ur...

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Eid

  • May. 15, 2021, 10am-1pm or 2-5pm
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum
  • 145 Brooklyn Ave., Crown Heights
  • All Ages
  • $13; $12 grandparent

The Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and people celebrate by gathering with family and friends, exchanging...

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NYSoM In Wonderland 2021

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Sherman Creek
  • 3725 10th Ave, Washington Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy A Day In Wonderland! Would you like an adventure now or shall we have tea first? NYSoM presents the NYSoM In Wonderland as a preview of the N...

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MAY FARMHOUSE FAMILY DAY: OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Wyckoff House Museum
  • 5816 Clarendon Road, East Flatbush
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Explore spring on the farm with the Wyckoff House Museum! Make your own mini journal and use it to record observations as you do a nature survey on...

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Can I Eat That' A Monthly Storytime with Joshua David Stein

  • May. 15, 2021, 1-1:30pm
  • MUSEUM OF FOOD AND DRINK
  • ,
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5

Young readers and eaters are invited to join MOFAD and acclaimed writer Joshua David Stein for a virtual storytime of books about food. There will ...

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5TH ANNUAL HORSESHOE CRAB FESTIVAL

  • May. 15, 2021, Session 1, 11:30am-12pm; Session 2, 12-12:30pm; Session 3, 12:30-1pm
  • Broad Channel American Park
  • W 2nd Road, Broad Channel
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the annual arrival of the 400-million-year-old Atlantic Horseshoe Crab with this activity-filled and information-packed webinar or i...

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Paw Patrol Pizza Party

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-12:30pm
  • Rolling River Day Camp
  • 477 Ocean Ave., East Rockaway
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $25 child; $15 adult

Meet Chase and Marshall at Rolling River Day Camp! Ticket price includes photo ops with the characters, free play on Pebble Playground, and pi...

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Huggable Bumble

  • May. 15, 2021, 12-1pm
  • PINOT'S PALETTE - BAY SHORE
  • 61 W. Main Street, Bay Shore
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $30

Spring has arrived and the flowers are blooming. Join this friendly bumblebee on a search for the perfect flower to make someone smile. Family envi...

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Superheroes of the Sky

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-12pm
  • Sweetbriar Nature Center
  • 62 Eckernkamp Drive, Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $10; $5 per child younger than 12

Take a walking tour with Jim while he feeds Birds of Prey and tells you about their incredible adaptations that help them survive in the wild....

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Spring Fling

  • May. 15, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Sloatsburg Library
  • 1 Liberty Rock Road, Sloatsburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the arrival of spring with this outdoor event. Vendors, artisans, food and live entertainment. The Bubble Bus will be on-hand from 12:30p...

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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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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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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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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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Secrets of All-of-a-Kind Family

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

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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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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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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