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Looking for kids activities and events near you in the New York area this weekend? NYMetroParents produces the largest family event calendar in the city for parents just like you who are looking for kids events today and this weekend. Use the filters below to sort for kids events near you, by age range, and more. If you’re looking for recommendations, our editors round up their picks for the best kids events in BrooklynManhattanQueensLong IslandWestchester and Rockland.

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ONLINE Nourishing Your Thyroid

  • Jan. 20, 2021, 1-1:45pm
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • ,
  • Adult
  • FREE

In recognition of National Thyroid Awareness Month, this class, led by Dr. Himani Chandra, Endocrinology, NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson...

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ONLINE Road to Recovery: Navigating Google Classroom

  • Jan. 20, 2021, 1pm
  • New York Immigration Coalition
  • , New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Having trouble navigating Google classroom? Want to learn how to check on your child's assignments and grades? Do you have questions about how ...

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ONLINE Just for Dads: A Discussion on Tourette Syndrome and Parenting

  • Jan. 20, 2021, 7pm
  • Tourette Association of America
  • 42-40 Bell Boulevard, Suite 205 , Bayside
  • Adult
  • FREE

Join the Tourette Association for a Zoom live discussion on being a father to a child, or children, with Tourette Syndrome (TS). This discussion wi...

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ONLINE Whitby Parents as Partners Workshop: The Power of Play

  • Jan. 21, 2021, 7pm
  • Whitby School
  • ,
  • Adult
  • FREE

This workshop focuses on how play contributes to a child's cognitive development and how a parent can support this learning at home. The&n...

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ONLINE Cyber Safety Seminar

  • Jan. 24, 2021, 2-3pm
  • Dedimus Potestatem
  • , Manhattan
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $15 - Scholarships avalable

The shift to online education has led to a demand for Net Safety programs.  To do their part to help students, Dedimus Potestatem is teaming u...

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ONLINE Understanding our Kids’ World: Social Media and Gaming - Zoom

  • Jan. 25, 2021, 7:30-8:30pm
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Behavioral Health Center
  • ,
  • Adult
  • FREE

Social distancing and virtual learning have caused many children to turn to online games and social media to connect with their friends. Today'...

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ONLINE Community Lecture: Studying or Working from Home' Tips for Staying Fit Presented by NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital in Partnership with The Ossining Public Library

  • Jan. 26, 2021, 12-12:30pm
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • ,
  • Adult
  • FREE

Join Michael Del Grosso, Senior Physical Therapist with NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, for an interactive virtual presentation on way...

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ONLINE Free ZOOM Adoption Information Session

  • Jan. 26, 2021, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Forever Families Through Adoption
  • 62 Bowman Ave, Port Chester
  • 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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ONLINE Physician in the Kitchen Program: Nutrition & Lifestyle Tips to Support Healing

  • Jan. 28, 2021, 1:30-02:15pm
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Dr. Ayodeji Nubi, General Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley, and learn about ways nutrition and changes in behavior, a...

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ONLINE Preventing Falls – Staying Safe at Home and Outdoors – Zoom

  • Jan. 28, 2021, 3-4pm
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital
  • ,
  • Adult
  • FREE

Covid and the winter weather may be causing more of us to stay home. But, being indoors can put you at risk for falls. Join Grace Kulinski, Senior ...

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ONLINE How to Prepare for the 2021 SAT/ACT Exams A roadmap for parents and high school students

  • Jan. 28, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Huntington Learning Center
  • 58 E. Rt. 59, Nanuet
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

College admissions continue to be highly competitive. Though some colleges and universities have become “test-optional” in light of COV...

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ONLINE Free Virtual Cooking Class

  • Jan. 30, 2021, 4pm
  • Retro Fitness Pearl River/Tappan
  • 100 N. Middletown Rd, Pearl River
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Retro Fitness Pearl River/Tappan will be having a Virtual Cooking Class with Chef Dave on Zoom! Dave will be instructing everyone how to make Zucch...

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ONLINE Workshop on How to DIY fix Faucet leaks.

  • Feb. 01, 2021, 8am
  • Absolute Hvac & Plumbing
  • 41 Redwood Dr., Highland Mills
  • Teen, Adult
  • $100

You might not often think about the performance of the plumbing system in your home or commercial business, but when something goes wrong, it can s...

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ONLINE Motivating the Unmotivated Student

  • Feb. 02, 2021, 7-7:30pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • Adult
  • FREE

A New and Free 30-minute Webinar Successful Study Skills 4 Students Motivating the Unmotivated Student For parents of students in 4th to 12th grade...

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ONLINE Pink Challah Bake: Cancer Awareness

  • Feb. 07, 2021, 3-5pm
  • B'ShERT
  • 83 Marlborough Road, Brooklyn
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join B'ShERT for a special educational program in partnership with Sharsheret, a non-profit organization supporting Jewish women who have been ...

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ONLINE New Parents & Infants Support Group on Zoom

  • Jan. 04, 2021 - Mar. 29, 2021 , Mondays, 11am
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave, OSSINING
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • FREE

Join Katherine Whiteside, CPD (CBI), Certified Postpartum Doula, on Zoom. Companionship, community, advice, & support for new parents & pre...

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Breastfeeding Support Group

  • Dec. 10, 2019 - Apr. 13, 2021 , Tuesdays, 10-11am
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • 300 Community Drive, Manhasset
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

Discussions are facilitated by a lactation consultant covering many topics including postpartum adjustment, feeding, sleeping, normal newborn behavior, and going back to work.

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Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café

  • Mar. 25, 2017 - Jan. 31, 2023 , Thursdays, 11am-1pm
  • Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center
  • 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

A drop-in to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breast-feeding easier, make sure your baby is latching and gaining well, get tips on pumping and going back to work, and learn about other parenting topics.

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