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Snowflake Trading Cards

  • Feb. 27, 2020, 4pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween
  • FREE Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Create collectable and tradeable winter-themed trading cards. Registration required.

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DIY Origami Leap Year Leap Frogs

  • Feb. 27, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mount Kisco Public Library
  • 100 East Main Street, Mount Kisco
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Leap to February 29 with a folded origami frog that can actually jump. Ages 7 & up. Registration recommended.

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Thumbprint Art

  • Feb. 27, 2020, 3:45-4:30pm
  • Rogers Memorial Library
  • 91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Time to make your imagination come alive using just your fingertips. Grades 1-5. Registration required. 

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MOCAKIDS Storytime! Snowman Fun

  • Feb. 27, 2020, 4:00-4:30pm
  • Museum of Chinese in America
  • 215 Centre Street, New York City
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5 per person. Free for MOCA members, Cool Culture, and Chinatown/Two Bridges families.

Do you want to build a snowman? We'll sing snowman songs and read about winter day activities before making little snowmen of our own! MOCAKIDS...

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Comics Drawing Session And Author Talk With Kristen Gudsnuk

  • Feb. 28, 2020, 3:30-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Douglaston-Little Neck Branch
  • 249-01 Northern Blvd., Little Neck
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join Kristen and play an imagination-enhancing doodle game, and then make a three-panel comic strip! Bring your drawing pads and pencils. Books will be available for sale and signing.

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Kids Paint Night

  • Feb. 28, 2020, 7-8:30pm
  • Railyard Arts Studio
  • 621 Route 22, Croton Falls
  • Tween
  • $30

Grab a friend and join Railyard Arts Studio for their Paint Night for Kids! You'll learn different painting techniques and head home with a won...

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Family Art Project: We Build Our Homes

  • Feb. 29, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free until noon; $10 adults; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for children younger than 6

Create an accordion-style zine to use as a journal, field notebook, or book of recipes for holding the memories and plans that help you understand what home is to you.

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Family Wheel Night

  • Feb. 29, 2020, 6-8pm
  • Clay Art Center
  • 40 Beech Street, Port Chester
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $45

Plan a great evening and bond with your family while receiving a lesson from experienced and dedicated ceramic artists.

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Unity Quilt Sewing Day

  • Feb. 29, 2020, 12-4pm
  • Hudson Valley Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 1701 Main Street, Peekskill
  • All Ages
  • Free with general admission: $10; $5 seniors, students, veterans, children over 8, persons who identify as disabled; free for children younger than 8 and Peekskill residents from 12-4 on sewing days

Help combine a mixture of fabrics, patterns, colors, and designs to create a landmark artwork for the community! In this workshop, you'll join ...

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Pysanky Workshop

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 12-3pm
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion
  • 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
  • Tween, Teen
  • $25, includes admission to the museum and materials fee

Learn the time-honored art of creating intricately patterned Ukrainian Easter eggs, and make your own to take home. 

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Family Art Project: We Build Our Homes

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 youth 6-18

Create an accordion-style zine to use as a journal, field notebook, or book of recipes for holding the memories and plans that help you understand what home is to you.

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Art Workshop: Soft Sculptures in Sacred Black

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • Teen, Adult
  • $55

Use salvaged fabric and other materials to create soft sculptures with wishes and intentions stuffed inside. Registration required. 

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In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 2-3pm
  • Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
  • 443 Van Nostrand Ave., Englewood
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $5; free for members

Celebrate the arrival of March with a fun craft for all the little lambs out there! Registration required.

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KIDS' CINEMA CLUB: FROZEN II

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Industry City hosts the Sunset Park Kids' Cinema Club with Rooftop Films accompanied by a hands-on craft activity.

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Royal Event

  • Mar. 01, 2020, 4-6pm
  • Lolli Bop Cafe & Play
  • 398 Central Ave., Lawrence
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25

Join Lolli Bop Cafe & Play for a magical day featuring face painting, a meet and greet, fun crafts, and more. RSVP required. 

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DIY Cat in the Hat Handprint Painting

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with a handprint painting from Cat in the Hat! Registration recommended.

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March Arts And Crafts: Paint Like Mondrian

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Rochdale Village Branch
  • 169-09 137 Ave., Jamaica
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

It's your turn to create a Mondrian-style painting! 

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday!

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Peninsula
  • 92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Beach
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday as we learn about the author, read one of his stories, and create a fun craft.

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Dr. Seuss Day!

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Howard Beach Branch
  • 92-06 156 Ave., Howard Beach
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate Dr. Seuss Day with stories, crafts, and games!

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March Lion Craft

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 2:30-3:15pm
  • North Hills Library
  • 57-04 Marathon Pkwy, Little Neck
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Use paint, shapes, and utensils to make a lion craft.

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Kids Create: Digital Stills

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Kensington
  • 4207 18th Ave., Kensington
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Participants will be able to use iPads to virtually finger-paint and digitally sketch.

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Monday Explorations: Creating Silhouettes

  • Mar. 02, 2020, 4:30pm
  • New York Public Library- Countee Cullen branch
  • 104 W. 136th St., Harlem
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Learn about the history of silhouette making, then sit for your own profile portraits.

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DIY Lion and Lamb Puppets

  • Mar. 03, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb. Now you can have both at once with these fun puppets. 

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Portraits in Oil Pastels

  • Mar. 03, 2020, 4:00pm
  • New York Public Library - Webster Library
  • 1465 York Ave., Upper East Side
  • Teen
  • FREE

Discuss the art of portraiture and use various materials to create portraits of well-known individuals.

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Cute as a Button Llama Art

  • Mar. 03, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Glen Cove Library
  • 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make a one of a kind, sassy, and whimsical llama with buttons and tassels. Grades 2-5. Register online. 

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Preschool Fingerpainting

  • Mar. 03, 2020, 10:30-11:30am
  • Glen Cove Library
  • 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Ages 18 months and up will enjoy using their hands and colorful paints to create their own masterpiece!  Dress to mess. Register online. 

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Kid STEAM: 3D Printing

  • Mar. 04, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Flushing Branch
  • 41-17 Main St., Flushing
  • Tween
  • FREE

Learn 3D Printing using Tinkercad and a Makerbot 3D Printer! Registration required.

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A Century Of Courage: Make Signs For Equality

  • Mar. 04, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Arverne
  • 312 Beach 54 Street, Arverne
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Take inspiration from the signs, banners, and posters of the suffragists to create your own, reflecting today's struggles and your unique approach to them.

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3D Printing

  • Mar. 05, 2020, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Learn about the history of 3D printing and then learn how to use Tinkercad, a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. Register online.

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In Like a Lion

  • Mar. 05, 2020, 1:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Pre-school & younger
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Learn facts about lions, sing songs, and create your own lion craft. Registration required.

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Faux Terrariums

  • Mar. 05, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Island Trees Public Library
  • 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Make cool terrariums out of fake plants, rocks, and other assorted things at the dollar store. Registration required.

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Handprint Apron (ages 5-10)

  • Mar. 05, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Island Trees Public Library
  • 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Use your hand prints to create painted blooms on a child size apron. Registration required. 

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Fuzzy Puppets

  • Mar. 06, 2020, 12:00-5:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Create your own fuzzy puppet!

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STEAM ZONE: Art Start

  • Mar. 06, 2020, 10:30-11:15am
  • Harborfields Public Library
  • 31 Broadway, Greenlawn
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Visit the creativity stations where little artists will make simple projects to inspire their imaginations. Stations include coloring, stickers, bingo markers, and a seasonal glue project. 18 months-5 years and a caregiver.

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Tealight Candleholders

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • The Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • Teen, Adult
  • $25; discount for members

Use easy paper folding and cutting to make stunning tealight LED candle holders!

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Exploring Art Through Artists: Amanda Browder Public Sewing Day

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 10:30am-3:30pm
  • Westchester Children's Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • All Ages
  • $7.50; $6.50 seniors; free for members, children younger than 1, and active duty military personnel and their families within the same household

Join WCM for a special opportunity to contribute to an exciting Public Art Textile Project and learn all about fabric sculptures. 

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Representing Recreation: Multimedia Art Workshop

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 1:30pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • Free with general admission: $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18; free for children younger than 3

Take a brief tour of the exhibition, "Derrick Adams: Buoyant" then, use paint, fabrics, and paper to create artworks that explore the recreational aspects of your life on floaters, either real or imagined.

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Paper Bag Princess Day

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 12:00-1:00pm
  • Queens Library - Seaside Branch
  • 116-15 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Seaside to celebrate the princess of empowerment on International Women’s Day weekend! Have fun designing crowns and making fortune tellers. There will be giveaways!

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Family Art Workshop: Voting Rocks!

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 1-3pm
  • Staten Island Museum
  • 1000 Richmond Terrace, Bldg. A, Staten Island
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 students and seniors; $2 children 2-12; free for members

This drop-in art workshops fun for all ages!

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Crafternoon

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 1-3pm
  • Emma Clark Library
  • 120 Main Street, Setauket
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Drop-in for "Crafternoon".  All kids (Little ones up to 6th grade) welcome.

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Summer Arts & Play Program Open House

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 1pm
  • Blue Rock School
  • 110 Demarest Mill Road, West Nyack
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Summer Arts & Play Program 4 weeks July 6th to 30th Open Houses March 7 at 1pm and April 4 at 10am Take a tour of our 5-acre wooded property, a...

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Family Day: Guided Tour + Workshop

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • One River School of Art + Design
  • 150 Woodbury Rd, Woodbury
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Parents and young artists will have an opportunity to learn about today's art with a guided gallery tour and to make their own artwork! RSVP required. 

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ORIGAMI ARCHITECTURE

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 10:30-11:45am
  • Skyscraper Museum
  • 39 Battery Place, Battery Park City
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $5

Learn and design your very own origami architecture! RSVP required.

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SATURDAY FAMILY WORKSHOPS S.T.E.A.M. DREAM

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 11:00am-12:30pm
  • 6 River Terrace
  • 6 River Terrace, Battery Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Have fun with quirky projects from BK Robot Foundry, an interactive discovery zone, and live performance by Soul Science Lab featuring Code SCTY.

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Felt Collages with Lucia Hierro

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Using felt material and newsprint backdrops, create an animated mixed media experience!

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Tween Time: Tie Dye Fun

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 3:00pm
  • New York Public Library - Webster Library
  • 1465 York Ave., Upper East Side
  • Teen
  • FREE

Bring an old shirt you'd like to tie dye.

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TAKEOVER! Artist-Led Workshop: Combination Creatures for Kids with Jodi Bentivegna

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 3pm
  • Southampton Arts Center
  • 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $20; $15 friends of SAC

Children will take turns drawing different sections of a creature’s body on large format folded paper. Ages 4-13.

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Binoculars

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Home Depot
  • 5025 Jericho Turnpike, Commack
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

With help from parents and Store Associates, your child will create their own pair of binoculars to take home. Registration required. 

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Public Art Workshop for Kids

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 11am-12:30pm
  • Palisades Free Library
  • 19 Closter Road, , Palisades
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join artist Lisa D'Amico to learn about public art design and create public art (sculpture models) for your own community! Open to children in ...

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Binoculars

  • Mar. 07, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Home Depot
  • 600 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

With help from parents and Store Associates, your child will create their own pair of binoculars to take home. Sign up online. 

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Team Up To Read: Making Connections

  • Mar. 08, 2020, 2-3pm
  • Brooklyn Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading? Create a visual reader’s response using fun watercolor painting!

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Art with a Partner Inclusion Workshops for Children & Young Adults

  • Mar. 08, 2020, 1-3pm
  • Art League of Long Island
  • 107 East Deer Park Road, Dix Hills
  • All Ages
  • $35

This series provides each participant and their special loved one a precious opportunity to bond together while creating something beautiful. Register in advance. 

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Daylight Saving's Paint Event - Dali Melting Clocks

  • Mar. 08, 2020, 11am-12:30pm
  • Key to My Art
  • 10 W. Oak St., Amityville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $20

Spring ahead and paint this fun Salvador Dali melting clock! Your child will learn to draw and paint it by themself! They CAN DO IT! No experience ...

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Craft Month Mondays

  • Mar. 09, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Prospect Park Peninsula
  • Well House Drive, Flatbush
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

March is National Craft Month! Join us Mondays from 4-5pm for a fun craft activity for ages 4-12. Space is limited.

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Come Collage With Me

  • Mar. 09, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Finkelstein Memorial Library
  • 24 Chestnut Street, Spring Valley
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Kids bring an adult, adults bring a child, and spend quality time collaging together! Ages: 4-12 (families welcome)

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Fuji Instax Partner Portrait Workshops

  • Mar. 10, 2020, 3:30pm
  • New York Public Library - Columbus
  • 742 Tenth Ave., Upper West Side
  • Teen
  • FREE

Students learn to use Fuji Instax cameras and make instant photographs in partners focusing on a pre-selected theme.

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Crafts with Miss Cheryl

  • Mar. 11, 2020, 4:30-5:15pm
  • Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
  • 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Make a fun craft! Registration required. 

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Crafternoon: Celtic Creations

  • Mar. 11, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Hunters Point Branch
  • 47-40 Center Blvd, Long Island City
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE 4:00-5:00pm

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a craft inspired by the traditions and culture of the Emerald Isle.

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Spring Crafts

  • Mar. 11, 2020, 4pm
  • Ruth Keeler Memorial Library
  • 276 titicus road, North Salem
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Make edible butterflies, caterpillars and more! For all ages. 

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DIY Duct Tape Keychain

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Create your own keychain out of decorative duct tape.

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DIY Mandala Fuse Beads

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Emerson Public Library
  • 20 Palisade Ave., Emerson
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Kids will create their own mandalas using fuse beads and peg boards. Registration required. Grades K-6.

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St. Patrick's Day Craft

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 4:00-4:45pm
  • Queens Library - Auburndale Branch
  • 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Children and their caregivers will make a craft relating to St. Patrick's Day.

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St. Patrick's Day Craft

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 4:00-4:30pm
  • Queens Library- McGoldrick branch
  • 155-06 Roosevelt Ave., Flushing
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

School-age children are invited to make a St. Patrick's Day craft.

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Bubble Wrap Craft

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Queens Library - Poppenhusen Branch
  • 121-23 14 Ave., College Point
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Did you know that you can make a paper plate snake or cardboard tube tree using bubble wrap? Join us to learn how to turn bubble wrap into fun creations! Bring some bubble wrap if you can. This is for school-age kids.

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Teen Anime Club

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Finkelstein Memorial Library
  • 24 Chestnut Street, Spring Valley
  • Teen
  • FREE

 A new club to celebrate your love of Anime and Manga! Watch and discuss your favorites while learning a new origami fold.

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Butterfly Plate

  • Mar. 12, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Island Trees Public Library
  • 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Learn how to create a beautiful and colorful design on a glass plate. Registration required.

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Build Your Own Nesting Box

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 1pm
  • Rye Nature Center
  • 873 Boston Post Road, Rye
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

Build a nesting box for blue jays and other common backyard birds. Pre-registration required.

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Pi Day Party!

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 12-1pm
  • Staten Island Children's Museum
  • 1000 Richmond Ave., Staten Island
  • All Ages
  • $8; free for members

Hear the story of Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi. Do circle- and pie-related crafts. Enjoy pizza pie!

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Kids Crafts Event

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 10-11am
  • Beyond at Liberty View
  • 850 3rd Ave., Sunset Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5

Bring your kids to make eraser-stamped shamrock shirts. 

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Community Finger Paint

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 2-4pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Create a design on life-sized mural paper that will become a beautiful outdoor mural for the entire community to enjoy.

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Watercolor Workshop for Kids

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 10-11:30am
  • CLINTON ACADEMY
  • 151 Main Street, East Hampton
  • Tween
  • $35

Use visual stimulation from the exhibits to create a maritime-based watercolor. Recommended age for kids 10-13. Call to register. 

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Family Fun with ARTful Adventures: Op Art!

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 11:15am, check in; 11:30am-1pm, program
  • Hofstra University Museum of Art Emily Lowe Gallery
  • 1000 Fulton Ave., Hempstead
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $12; $10 in advance

Bring your child to the Museum to look at and discuss art and then engage in a hands-on art project. Advance registration is required. Ages 5-10. 

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Con Edison Family Day: Make Your Own Button to Support Your Cause

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 12:00-2:00pm
  • Morris-Jumel Mansion
  • 65 Jumel Terrace, Harlem
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate Women’s History Month by designing a buttons to share an idea or a cause.

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Birdhouse Building workshop

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 10:30am
  • Untermyer Park and Gardens
  • 945 North Broadway, Yonkers
  • Young elementary, Tween, Adult
  • $40

All materials and tools (hammer, screwdriver, nails) included to build a wooden birdhouse in time for Spring. Meet in the Community Center. Pre-reg...

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Police Officer Appreciation

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 11am-12pm
  • Glen Cove Library
  • 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Decorate and fill snack bags to be given to Glen Cove Police Officers.

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The Excellence Club

  • Mar. 14, 2020, 10:30am-1pm
  • Chiku Awali African Dance, Arts & Culture, Inc.
  • 9 N Main St, Spring Valley
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

The Excellence Club provides academic and enrichment workshops and activities, which offer youth age-appropriate activities to encourage physical, ...

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Family Program: Wind Catchers

  • Mar. 15, 2020, 10-11:30am
  • Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
  • 581 W Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $4

Discover advantages and disadvantages of the wind through hands on activities and games.

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Visit with the Easter Bunny

  • Mar. 15, 2020, 10-11:30am
  • ARTrageous!
  • 5 N Village Ave., Rockville Centre
  • All Ages
  • $7.99 event fee per child, plus platter price $48.99-$68.99

 ARTrageous creates an adorable, personalized handprint platter for you while your kids visit with the Easter Bunny and more. Reservations required. 

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St. Patrick's Day Paint Event - Snoopy

  • Mar. 15, 2020, 11am-12:30pm
  • Key to My Art
  • 10 West Oak Street, Amityville
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • $20

Celebrate St. Patty's Day and paint an adorable Snoopy painting! Your child will learn to draw and paint it by themself! They CAN DO IT! No exp...

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A Little Science, A Little Art

  • Mar. 16, 2020, 2:00 PM
  • Chappaqua Library
  • 195 South Greeley Avenue, Chappaqua
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Experimental, experiential art for little ones. Ages 2-5 with an adult. Register.

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St. Patrick's Day Sculpture Craft

  • Mar. 17, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Douglaston-Little Neck Branch
  • 249-01 Northern Blvd., Little Neck
  • All Ages
  • FREE

For St. Patrick's Day, sculpt a decorative bowl or a shamrock with air dry clay in this fun activity! This is for ages 8 and older. Younger children are welcome with a parent.

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St. Patrick's Day Craft

  • Mar. 17, 2020, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Peninsula
  • 92-25 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Rockaway Beach
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join for a fun St. Patrick's Day craft.

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St. Patrick's Day Crafts

  • Mar. 17, 2020, 4:00-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Woodside Branch
  • 54-22 Skillman Ave., Woodside
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join us as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

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Pre-K Craft

  • Mar. 17, 2020, 1-2pm
  • Oceanside Library
  • 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Ms. Dotty and create a craft! Registration required. Ages 3-5 years.

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Express Yourself

  • Mar. 18, 2020, 6pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Young elementary
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Join artist Joyce Raimondo for an expressive art class. Registration required.

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Loosen Up and Paint: A BYOB Night Out!

  • Mar. 19, 2020, 6:15-9pm
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • The Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • Adult
  • $55; discount for members

BYOB and enjoy an evening of self expression through paint! No paint-by-numbers, no pressure to be perfect - workshop will start with a simple...

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Paint It

  • Mar. 19, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
  • 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville
  • Tween
  • FREE

Visit the library and enjoy watercolor painting. Registration required. 

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Open Studio for Kids

  • Mar. 19, 2020, 3:45-5pm
  • Neuberger Museum
  • 735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $20; $5 members

Paint without paintbrushes like Jackson Pollock! Register online. 

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Pinterest Party @ the Library - Book Cover Clutch

  • Mar. 19, 2020, 6:30-7:45pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Turn an old cover from a book into a stylish, unique clutch! Register online. 

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Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

  • Mar. 19, 2020, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book.

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Arts & Crafts For First Day Of Spring

  • Mar. 20, 2020, 3:30-4:15pm
  • Queens Library - Auburndale Branch
  • 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Children will make a beautiful craft relating to spring.

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Peter Rabbit 2 @ Friday Kids' Club

  • Mar. 20, 2020, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Glen Oaks Library
  • 256-04 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Watch the movie trailer for Peter Rabbit 2, make rabbit ears, and get a Peter Rabbit 2 bookmark and more.

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Recreation Day

  • Mar. 20, 2020, 12:00-3:30pm
  • J. Hood Wright Recreation Center
  • 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Washington Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A day filled with jumbo games, art activities, and lots of fun!

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Froggy Snack Can

  • Mar. 20, 2020, 12:15-1:15pm
  • Island Trees Public Library
  • 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees
  • Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Create a cute spring frog using foam and assorted trims and he’ll keep your snacks safe! Snacks included. Registration required. 

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Make A Peacock With Polymer Clay Workshop

  • Mar. 21, 2020, 2-3pm, ages 5-8; 3-4pm, ages 9-12
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $20; discount for members

Using polymer clay you will learn how to make simple shapes with clay and put them together to form a sculpture.

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Lakeshore's Read & Play with Curious George

  • Mar. 21, 2020, 10am-3pm
  • Lakeshore Learning
  • 2079 Hillside Ave., New Hyde Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Enjoy unique crafts and hands-on activities. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older.

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Drag Queen Story Hour

  • Mar. 21, 2020, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO
  • 55 Water St., DUMBO
  • All Ages
  • $5

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and unabashedly queer role models.

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Women's History Month Craft: Make a Binary Bracelet

  • Mar. 21, 2020, 3-4pm
  • White Plains Public Library
  • 100 Martine Ave., White Plains
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make Binary Bracelets in honor of Ada Lovelace, "the world's first computer programmer." 

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BROOKLYN QUILTERS GUILD

  • Mar. 21, 2020, Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 10am-4pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • $12; $10 in advance; free for children 12 and younger

Over 200 quilts will be on display along with free kids activities, guided tours of the show, along with a vibrant vendor shopping area.

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SATURDAY FAMILY WORKSHOPS MASQUERADE: JAPANESE MATSURI

  • Mar. 21, 2020, 11:00am-12:30pm
  • 6 River Terrace
  • 6 River Terrace, Battery Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make your own Japanese-inspired mask and enjoy a dynamic drumming performance by Taiko Masala.

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Family Paint Party

  • Mar. 22, 2020, 4:30-5:45pm
  • My Gym Fresh Meadows
  • 176-60 Union Turnpike, 3rd Floor, Fresh Meadows
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $15 non-members; $13 members

Families will create a canvas using stencils or free paint. While your masterpiece dries families will enjoy gym games and activities.

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Sunday Studio

  • Mar. 22, 2020, 2:00-3:30pm
  • DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $15

Have you ever wanted to screen-print a portrait like Andy Warhol or paint a mural like Keith Haring? Then join us and learn about the lives and work of the amazing artists who called New York home! 

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FAMILY CERAMICS WORKSHOP: Earth Day Craft

  • Mar. 22, 2020, 1-3pm
  • Gold Coast Arts Center
  • 113 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck
  • All Ages
  • $45 per person; $40 members

Parents, grandparents, and kids of all ages come together to create unique art projects on ceramic bisque ware. Must sign up in advance.

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Peter Rabbit Program

  • Mar. 23, 2020, 4:00-4:45pm
  • Queens Library- McGoldrick branch
  • 155-06 Roosevelt Ave., Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join for a special Peter Rabbit storytime including coloring sheets and a craft.

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Slime!

  • Mar. 23, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - South Ozone Park Branch
  • 128-16 Rockaway Blvd., South Ozone Park
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Children ages 4 and up are welcome to participate in the fun art of making slime! Supplies provided.

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Zoo Animal Craft

  • Mar. 23, 2020, 2:30-3:30pm
  • Queens Library - North Hills Branch
  • 57-04 Marathon Pkwy., Little Neck
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Children will listen to a short story about animals at the zoo, and create a zoo animal craft to take home. Children under 7 should be accompanied by a grown-up. This is for ages 3-12.

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Build a Bee Hotel

  • Mar. 23, 2020, 3:30pm
  • New York Public Library - Seward Park Branch
  • 192 East Broadway, Lower East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Build "bee hotels" with recycled materials for attendees to place in their favorite local gardens and parks.

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Meditate and Craft

  • Mar. 24, 2020, 6-7pm
  • Finkelstein Memorial Library
  • 24 Chestnut Street, Spring Valley
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Feeling a little stressed out? Want to relax? Then join the library to meditate and make a craft! Sign up 2 weeks before session. Ages: 8-10.<...

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Preschool Crafts (ages 3-5)

  • Mar. 24, 2020, 12:15-1pm and 4-5pm
  • Island Trees Public Library
  • 38 Farmedge Road, Island Trees
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Kids can meet new friends, connect with their grown-up, and practice their motor & listening skills with Ms. Liz! Registration required. 

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Straw Painting

  • Mar. 25, 2020, 4pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Tween
  • Free with Westhampton Free Library Card

Paint with no hands during this fun watercolor project. Registration required.

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Marvelous March Mazes

  • Mar. 26, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Finkelstein Memorial Library
  • 24 Chestnut Street, Spring Valley
  • Tween
  • FREE

Celebrate the Earth we love by making mazes from recycled supplies! Ages: 8-12.

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The Great Library Playdate!

  • Mar. 26, 2020, 11am-1pm
  • Center Moriches Free Public Library
  • 235 Main Street, Center Moriches
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Check out some good old fashioned play with classic games and toys, then flex your creative muscles with a craft! Ages 2 years-6th grade. 

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FREE Arts Day!

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 1pm
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • The Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy this day of free hands-on activities to explore everything from Painting and Ceramics to 3D Printing and Laser Cutting, plus a free children's concert.

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Family Wheel Night

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 6-8pm
  • Clay Art Center
  • 40 Beech Street, Port Chester
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $45

Plan a great evening and bond with your family while receiving a lesson from experienced and dedicated ceramic artists.

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Teen Crafternoon: Puppet-Making for Earthfest

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 3-4pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Teen
  • FREE

Make puppets from recycled materials. Use the puppets at the puppet carnival at Earthfest on April 25th. Register online. 

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Paint-N-Munch Party

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 12:30-3:00pm
  • Asser Levy Recreation Center
  • 392 Asser Levy Place, Kips Bay
  • Tween
  • FREE

A fun night of art as children follow along with an instructional painting session while they enjoy a delicious snack. For ages 8-13. RSVP: Syrvella.Hall@parks.nyc.gov

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The Great Playdate: Walk-In Spring Craft

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 2-3:30pm
  • Bay Shore – Brightwaters Public Library
  • 1 South Country Road, Brightwaters
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Get crafty with your little one and make an art project together! Ages 2-5 with a caregiver. 

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Unity Quilt Sewing Day

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 12-4pm
  • Hudson Valley Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 1701 Main St, Peekskill
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6-18; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon.

Help combine a mixture of fabrics, patterns, colors, and designs to create a landmark artwork for the community! In this workshop, you'll join ...

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Another VSCO Girl Paint Event: STRAWS

  • Mar. 28, 2020, 11am-12:30pm
  • Key to My Art
  • 10 West Oak Street, Amityville
  • Tween, Teen
  • $20

Calling all VSCO Girls! Save a turtle while not drinking from plastic straws as you make this STRAWS project. Use paint and repurpose straws that w...

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Cosmic Comet

  • Feb. 29, 2020 - Mar. 01, 2020 , 11am-3pm
  • Lakeshore Learning Store
  • 2079 Hillside Ave., New Hyde Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Crafters will love hurtling their cosmic comets through space!

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Family Art Project: Homage to Spring Light

  • Mar. 07, 2020 - Mar. 08, 2020 , 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6-18; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon.

Join artist Samanta Batra Mehta to create "drawing sculptures" with mylar, gold leaf, and upcycled materials, to capture the light of early spring.

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Free Crafts for Kids: Colorful Rainbow Fish

  • Mar. 07, 2020 - Mar. 08, 2020 , 11am-3pm
  • Lakeshore Learning Store
  • 2079 Hillside Ave., New Hyde Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Drop in and make your own colorful rainbow fish for your next underwater adventure.

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Family Art Project: Restore and Re-story Quilts

  • Mar. 14, 2020 - Mar. 15, 2020 , 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6-18; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon.

Plant your story in a collective story quilt and celebrate your unique relationship with the land that holds us.

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Model Magic Casts

  • Mar. 14, 2020 - Mar. 15, 2020 , Saturday and Sunday, 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Create expressive containers out of upcycled materials, then use Model Magic to capture the container’s shape in a clay sculpture.

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Free Crafts for Kids: Llama Llama Puppet

  • Mar. 14, 2020 - Mar. 15, 2020 , 11am-3pm
  • Lakeshore Learning Store
  • 2079 Hillside Ave., New Hyde Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Drop in and make your own Llama Llama Puppet.

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Family Art Project: Protective Powers of Animal Armor

  • Mar. 21, 2020 - Mar. 22, 2020 , 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6-18; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon.

Mimic the protective armor of turtles, armadillos, lobsters, sturgeon, and hedgehogs, then parade in your armor and choreograph a boundary dance, showcasing what you’ve learned from animals.

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Family Art Project: Unfurling Field Journal

  • Mar. 28, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6-18; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon.

Take a walk around the gardens to see that flowers are blooming and make handmade journals to document your observations.

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Yarn Bombing

  • Mar. 28, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , Saturday and Sunday, 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

This weekend in the gallery we will transform the white columns into colorful displays. Using yarn and fabric strips, add your own design by wrapping or crocheting.

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Free Crafts for Kids: A Dragon's Gotta Eat! Mask and Taco

  • Mar. 28, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , 11am-3pm
  • Lakeshore Learning Store
  • 2079 Hillside Ave., New Hyde Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Drop in and make your own A Dragon's Gotta Eat! Mask and Taco set.

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SUGARLOAF CRAFT FESTIVAL

  • Mar. 06, 2020 - Mar. 08, 2020 , Friday and Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 10am-5pm
  • New Jersey Expo and Convention Center
  • 97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison
  • All Ages
  • $10; $8 online; free for children 12 and younger

In addition to top national artists, the festival will also introduce new and emerging artists showcasing the latest trends in handmade fashion and accessories, statement jewelry, and fine art.

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Potato Printing

  • Feb. 26, 2020 - Mar. 01, 2020 , Wednesday, 10am-2pm; Saturday and Sunday, 1-5pm
  • Long Island Explorium
  • Port Jeff Harbor 101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $5

Design your own gift-wrapping paper and explore the technology of potato printing.

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Origami Balloon Interior Designs

  • Mar. 02, 2020 - Mar. 06, 2020 , 3/2 and 3/6, 1:00-5:00pm; 3/5, 1:00-6:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Ceate the inside of any room on a piece of paper, then fold that paper into a origami balloon to be inflated with a nifty viewing hole.

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Spring Has Sprung!

  • Mar. 16, 2020 - Mar. 20, 2020 , 3/16, 1:00-5:00pm; 3/19, 1:00-6:00pm; 3/20, 1:00-5:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Help decorate the museum with flowers, foliage, butterflies, bees, and any other spring-related sculpture.

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Stan Brakhage: Colorscapes

  • Mar. 23, 2020 - Mar. 27, 2020 , 3/23 and 3/27, 12:00-5:00pm; 3/26, 12:00-6:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Use light tables, acetate, and watercolor to create your own experimental film.

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Kids Create

  • Jan. 02, 2020 - Feb. 27, 2020 , select Thursdays, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library — Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Get creative with art projects. Ages 6-12. 

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Kids Create: Knitting & Crocheting

  • Mar. 04, 2020 - Mar. 11, 2020 , Wednesdays, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Kensington
  • 4207 18th Ave., Kensington
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf, or cool bag design by yourself. Ages 7 and older.

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Kids Create

  • Mar. 05, 2020 - Mar. 12, 2020 , Thursdays, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Visit the library and get creative with art projects. For ages 6 to 12.

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Bird House Building Workshop

  • Mar. 07, 2020 - Mar. 14, 2020 , Saturdays, 1-3pm
  • Greenwich Audubon Center
  • 613 Riversville Rd, Greenwich
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10 per person + $30 for nest box

Join the Greenwich Audubon Center for an afternoon of building and discovery! Learn how to support birds through the creation of your very own nest...

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March Spring Break Fashion Camp

  • Mar. 16, 2020 - Mar. 27, 2020 , Weekdays, 9:00am-5:00pm (Full Day), 10:00am-3:00pm (Half Day),
  • The Fashion Class
  • 21 W 39th St Fl 4, Midtown
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Full Day: $799/week, Half Day: $125/day

Our camp day is filled with several fashion themed lessons including sewing on a real sewing machine! Registration is required for attendance.

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March Spring Break Fashion Camp: UES

  • Mar. 16, 2020 - Mar. 27, 2020 , weekdays, 10:00am-3:00pm
  • The Fashion Class
  • 311 East 81st Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $125 per day

Starting at the beginning, we take our campers through the basics so they can create something fabulous to take home at the end of the day. Sewing projects change each individual camp day and may be any type of apparel. Registration is required for attendance.

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MOCACREATE: Vintage Family Albums

  • Mar. 07, 2020 - Mar. 21, 2020 , 3/7 and 3/21, 2:00-5:00pm
  • Museum of Chinese in America
  • 215 Centre Street, Chinatown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
  • Free with museum admission ($12; $8 for children, students, and seniors)

Illustrate and then "vintage-fy" beloved family memories by aging them with tea and coffee. Showcase them in a personalized scrapbook page.

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OPEN STUDIO FOR FAMILIES

  • Mar. 14, 2020 - Mar. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 11am-12:30pm
  • Parrish Art Museum
  • 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill
  • All Ages
  • $12; $9 seniors; free for children younger than 18, students with ID, and members

Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities.

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Studio Saturdays

  • Jan. 04, 2020 - Mar. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 12-3pm
  • Nassau County Museum of Art
  • 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $12; $8 seniors 62 and older; $4 children ages 4-12 and students with valid photo ID; free for members and children younger than 4

Drop into The Manes Education Center for hands-on activities inspired by current exhibitions.

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Family Sundays

  • Jan. 05, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , Sundays, family tour at 1pm; drop in between 1:30-4pm
  • Nassau County Museum of Art
  • 1 Museum Drive, Roslyn Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $3 materials fee per child for Non-Members plus admission: $12; $8 seniors 62 and older; $4 children ages 4-12 and students with valid photo ID; free for members and children younger than 4

Reconnect while talking about and making art together.

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I Heart Art

  • Feb. 06, 2020 - Feb. 27, 2020 , Thursdays, 4:15pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Ave., Ossining
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Get creative and explore art and artists.

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Sparkly Winter Painting

  • Feb. 06, 2020 - Feb. 27, 2020 , 2/6, 2/13, and 2/27, 10:30am
  • Queens Library - Central Library
  • 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica
  • Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Children will celebrate winter by creating their own sparkly hat, bubble wrap snowy tree, and cotton ball house.

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OPEN STUDIO FOR FAMILIES

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Saturdays, 11am-12:30pm
  • Parrish Art Museum
  • 279 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $12; $9 seniors; free for children younger than 18 and members

Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Drop in sessions are limited to 30 minutes. All ages must be accompanied by an adult. 

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Kids Create

  • Mar. 04, 2020 - Mar. 25, 2020 , Wednesdays, 4-4:45pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Spring Creek
  • 12143 Flatlands Ave., East New York
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

Have fun and create a project to bring home with you.

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Clay Creations

  • Mar. 04, 2020 - Mar. 25, 2020 , Wednesdays, 3:00pm
  • Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library
  • 203 West 115th Street, Harlem
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Using clay, children ages 5-12 are invited to show off their artistic sides at this fun event! All supplies will be provided. Limited to the first 6 participants.

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Creative Collage Painting

  • Mar. 05, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 10:30-11:30am
  • Queens Library - Central Library
  • 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica
  • Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Children ages 3-5 will create their very own collages with textured materials.

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Paper Flower Crafts

  • Mar. 05, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 6:00-8:00pm
  • Queens Library - Langston Hughes Branch
  • 100-01 Northern Blvd., Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join us every Thursday at 6pm for a series of paper flower craft programs.

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Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day

  • Mar. 05, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 1:30-4:30pm
  • Staten Island Children's Museum
  • 1000 Richmond Ave., Staten Island
  • All Ages
  • $8; free for members

Join the museum for this Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!

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Cullen Junior Knitting Alliance

  • Mar. 05, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 4:30pm
  • New York Public Library- Countee Cullen branch
  • 104 W. 136th St., Harlem
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Learn an ancient and very fun craft. For ages 7-13 years.

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MAKE IT: FELT PAINTING

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Mar. 01, 2020 , Weekends, 1:30-3:00pm and 3:30-5:00pm
  • New York Hall of Science
  • 4701 111th St., Corona
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with museum admission ($20 adults; $15 children)

Take inspiration from the microscopic world as you explore the art of needle felting to “paint” unique and colorful works of wool art.

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Family Art Workshop

  • Mar. 07, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission: $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18; free for members and children younger than 3

Participants will make self-portraits floating on calm waters in unicorn- or candy-shaped plastic floaties.

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Family Studio: Science

  • Feb. 01, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Saturdays, 1-4pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18; free for members and children younger than 3

Use scrap wood to make a birdhouse, a bat house, or even a bee house, then decorate it.

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Family Studio: Art

  • Feb. 01, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Saturdays, 1-4pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18; free for members and children younger than 3

Look closely at your surroundings and explore ways to capture the textures and shapes you like most in the clay by rolling it, poking it, and scratching it with a pencil.

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Visual Arts Studio

  • Feb. 01, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4pm
  • Staten Island Children’s Museum
  • 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $8; free for members and children younger than 1

Construct work in honor of Betye Saar and learn about her life as the museum celebrates celebrate Black History Month.

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Knitting & Crocheting at the Library

  • Feb. 01, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Saturdays, 10:30am-12pm
  • Mount Kisco Public Library
  • 100 East Main Street, Mount Kisco
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Learn to knit or crochet at the library! If you already know how to knit (or crochet) bring your current project and enjoy a visit with other knitters and crocheters.

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Pre-School Story & Craft

  • Feb. 27, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
  • 25 Flywheel Park W., Piermont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Ms. Nancy to listen to some books, meet new friends, and make an easy craft. Ages 3-6.

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Friendship Bracelet Club

  • Mar. 03, 2020 - Mar. 31, 2020 , 3/3 and 3/31, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Queens Village Branch
  • 94-11 217 Street, Queens Village
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

A two-part series for a Friendship Bracelet Club! Learn how to make a bracelet for your bestie in this fun program.

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The Hour Of Misfit Crafts

  • Jan. 25, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , 1/25, 2/8 and 2/29, 2:00-3:00pm
  • Queens Library - Woodhaven Branch
  • 85-41 Forest Parkway, Woodhaven
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make bizarre crafts and spread joy through the world!

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DRAW NYC at Chelsea Market

  • Feb. 23, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , Sundays, 11:00am-2:00pm
  • Chelsea Market
  • 75 Ninth Ave., Chelsea
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Drop-in and draw with your neighbors (indoors!) at Chelsea Local on the lower level of Chelsea Market.

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Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

  • Feb. 06, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020 , Thursdays, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Williamsburgh
  • 240 Division Ave. , Williamsburg
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Visit the library and make a new craft project every week! Ages 4 and older.

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BRIC POP-UP: ARTS + CRAFTS

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Mar. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 12-3pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St., Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

These art and design workshops offer hands-on, family-friendly visual arts activities led by Brooklyn-based teaching artists from BRIC. For children ages 4 and older.

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BRIC POP-UP: MEDIA

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Mar. 29, 2020 , Saturdays and Sundays, 12-3pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

BRIC POP-UP: MEDIA offers free programming to the Brooklyn community in an effort to make design, art, and media more accessible.

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Teen DIY: Arts and Crafts

  • Feb. 03, 2020 - Mar. 30, 2020 , Mondays, 4-5pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Eastern Parkway
  • 1044 Eastern Parkway, Crown Heights
  • Teen
  • FREE

Enjoy getting creative using crafting materials of your choice at Eastern Parkway with other teens!

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Drop In Clay

  • Jan. 25, 2020 - Mar. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 1-3pm OR 3:30-5:30pm
  • Clay Art Center
  • 40 Beech Street, Port Chester
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $30; $20 children younger than 12

Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly hand-building projects. No previous experience necessary.

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Make Something! Workshop Series

  • Mar. 03, 2020 - May. 05, 2020 , Tuesdays, 6:30pm
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • Teen, Adult
  • $125 for 10 week session; $25 for teens

Create a baby quilt in time for Mother’s Day! Over ten weeks, learn the basics of quilting to sew a beautiful 36”x 36” quilt. Participants will learn to hand sew, edge, baste, bat, as well as some machine work. Quilt supplies included, sewing machine onsite.

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KATHY'S SUPER CRAFT FOR KIDS

  • Feb. 07, 2020 - Apr. 24, 2020 , Fridays, 10:30-11:30am
  • Jefferson Valley Mall
  • 650 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Let your budding artist’s imagination run wild as they create their own masterpieces using a wide range of art materials!

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Studio Art Sessions

  • Feb. 23, 2020 - May. 10, 2020 , Sundays, 1:00-4:00pm (no session 4/5)
  • The Jewish Museum
  • 1109 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with Museum Admission ($18; free for children younger than 19)

Explore new themes each week in these drop-in art workshops. Paint, draw, sculpt, or craft a work of art inspired by exhibitions on view.

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Teen Time: DIY and Gaming

  • Jan. 06, 2020 - Mar. 30, 2020 , Mondays, 4-5pm **NO SESSION ON 1/20 and 2/17**
  • Brooklyn Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Teens 12 and older join the library every week for crafts, tabletop gaming, and more! 

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Sit and Knit

  • Feb. 06, 2020 - May. 28, 2020 , Thursdays, 3:30-4:45pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Teen
  • FREE

Join the library for craft and chat. Share your project, get advice, or learn a new skill.

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KIDX TINY TOT TUESDAYS WITH APPLE MOMS

  • Feb. 04, 2020 - Jun. 09, 2020 , Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30am
  • Jefferson Valley Mall
  • 650 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Bring your little ones for crafts, educational games, gross motor, and fine motor play.

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Needlework

  • Jan. 07, 2020 - May. 26, 2020 , Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Bayside Library
  • 214-20 Northern Blvd., Bayside
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Learn needlework. Material is limited.

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Crafternoons

  • Dec. 03, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2020 , Tuesdays, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Ridgewood Branch
  • 20-12 Madison St., Ridgewood
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Have fun crafting with our children's librarian!

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Lanyard Club

  • Jan. 02, 2020 - Oct. 24, 2020 , Weekdays and Saturdays, 3:30-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Richmond Hill Branch
  • 118-14 Hillside Ave.,
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Teens and tweens make a lanyard keychain or bracelet.

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Picture Book Time

  • Jan. 08, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Queens Library - Richmond Hill Branch
  • 118-14 Hillside Ave.,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Join for stories, songs, finger plays, and a simple arts and crafts activity.

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Painting & Drawing Master Classes

  • Nov. 21, 2019 - Nov. 21, 2020 , 11am
  • West New Brighton Library
  • 976 Castleton Ave, Staten Island, New York
  • Adult

These Drawing and Painting Master Classes are a small networking workshop of the finest art experience. Organized by Drawing Fan for every person w...

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Weaving Inspired by Phyllis Yao

  • Mar. 01, 2019 - Mar. 05, 2020 , 3/1, 10:00am-5:00pm; 3/2, 12:00-5:00pm; 3/5, 12:00-6:00pm
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Soho
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

Take inspiration from Phyllis’ artwork and make your own weavings.

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Children Knit & Crochet

  • Jan. 07, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2020 , Tuesdays, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Windsor Park Branch
  • 79-50 Bell Blvd., Bayside
  • Tween
  • FREE

Children ages 8-12 can learn how to knit or crochet! Families will be responsible for bringing a Crochet Hook - Size G or H, or Knitting Needles - Size 7, 8, or 9.

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Transit Tots

  • Jan. 01, 2018 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Thursdays, 10:15-11am
  • New York Transit Museum
  • 99 Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn Heights
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult
  • $10; $5 children ages 2-17

Young train enthusiasts explore themes like animals underground, the people and buildings of New York City, colors and shapes, and the city's subways and buses.

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