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Chinese New Year

  • Jan. 29, 2020, 7-8pm
  • White Plains Public Library
  • 100 Martine Ave., White Plains
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with the library. 

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Lunar New Year Festival: Year of the Rat

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 11:00am-5:00pm
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • Free with museum admission ($25 adults; $12 students; free for children younger than 12)

Enjoy performances, interactive gallery activities, and artist-led workshops.

 

 

 

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CANCELED: Lunar New Year Celebration

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 1-4pm
  • Chappaqua Performing Arts Center
  • 480 Bedford Road, Chappaqua
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join the library at the Chappaqua Performing Arts Center for art, dance, and music. Registration required. 

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Lunar New Year Chinese Temple Bazaar

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 11:00am-1:00pm OR 2:00-4:00pM
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
  • $5; $3 Members; FREE for Teens

For centuries, people in China have celebrated the Lunar New Year in temple fairs. Bring your family to enjoy live performances, hands-on activities, and food to celebrate the Year of the Mouse!

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Children's Lunar New Year Celebration

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 2:00-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Flushing Branch
  • 41-17 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the Year of the Rat. There will be crafts such as bead-making. Red envelopes will be provided by the Friends of the Library.

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Let's Get Crafty: Pop up Valentine's Day Cards

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 2:00-3:30pm
  • Queens Library - Hunters Point Branch
  • 47-40 Center Blvd, Long Island City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Create pop-up Valentine's day cards.

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Heart String Art

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Home Depot
  • 600 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

As you help your child piece together the symbol of Valentine's Day, they will develop hands-on skills by sanding, nailing, painting, and more. Register online. 

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Family Day: Moon Over Manhattan! Celebrate Lunar New Year 2020

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 1:00-5:00pm
  • Asia Society
  • 725 Park Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • $12 nonmembers; $7 members; $5 children;

Celebrate the Year of the Rat! Asia Society rings in the Year of the Rat with performances and traditional craft activities inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia. Activities will include a Lion Dance and kung fu demonstration, musical performances, and more.

 

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Lunar New Year Family Festival

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 10:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Museum of Chinese in America
  • 215 Centre Street, New York City
  • All Ages
  • $12; free for children younger than 3

Enjoy zodiac arts & crafts, lively dance performances, festive snacks, and timeless tales inspired by Chinese and Chinese American New Year's traditions.

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Valentine Crafts at the Castle

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 12-2pm
  • Bayside Historical Society
  • 208 Totten Avenue, Bayside
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $5 per child; $15 maximum per family

Families are invited to join at the Castle for a fun afternoon of Valentine crafts, activities, and snacks. Crafts are suitable for children ages 4...

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Chocolate with a Cop!

  • Feb. 01, 2020, 10am-9pm
  • Walt Whitman Shops
  • 160 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Meet and chat with local police officers while making Valentine's Day themed chocolate goodies!

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Chinese New Year

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 1:30-4:30pm
  • Ward Melville Heritage Organization's Educational & Cultural Center
  • 97P Main St., Stony Brook
  • All Ages
  • $12; $10 seniors and children younger than 12

Celebrate the new year with festivities including demonstrations, dancing, drumming, and crafts. Reservations required. 

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Chinese New Year Family Festival

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 12:00-4:00pm
  • China Institute: Downtown
  • 100 Washington St., Financial District
  • All Ages
  • Free to enter; some events require fees ($5-$20)

The festival opens with a lion dance followed by New Year-themed workshops and activities including dumpling making, lantern-making, educational workshops, interactive storytelling, paper cutting, New Year treats, crafts, and a puppet show by Chinese Theatre Works. 

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Groundhog's Pancake Breakfast

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 9:30am-12pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $35

Enjoy a hearty hibernators’ breakfast by the crackling fire, plus live music.

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Groundhog Day

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • Muscoot Farm
  • 51 Route 100, Katonah
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Find out if Clucksatawney Hennrietta has laid an egg signaling the end of winter. There will be games, crafts, snacks, and farm tours leading up to "The Big Reveal."

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Lunar New Year Celebration

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 12:00-3:00pm
  • Commonpoint Queens
  • 67-09 108th Street, Forest Hills
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate with an afternoon of dance and musical performances, crafts, and activities for the whole family! Refreshments will be available for purchase.

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Groundhog Day

  • Feb. 02, 2020 - Jan. 09, 2020 , 7am
  • Staten Island Zoo
  • 614 Broadway, Staten Island
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Bundle up for NYC's official Groundhog Day celebration! Watch Chuck look for his shadow and determine if spring is near or if there are six more weeks of winter. There will be musical performances, keeper talks, and feedings in the aviary and fox areas.

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Holtsville Hal's Famous Prediction on Groundhog Day

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 7-11am; 7:25am Holtsville Hal’s Prediction
  • Holtsville Ecology Site
  • 249 Buckley Road, Hotsville
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Six more weeks of winter or an early spring? Holtsville Hal’s famous forecast will let us know!

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Lunar New Year 2020

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 1:00-3:30pm
  • DiMenna Children's History Museum at New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $15 adults; $3 children ages 5-13; free for children younger than 5; $36 family of four

Join us and our friends from the Vietnam Heritage Center with performances, red envelopes, and festive activities celebrating Year of the Rat. Learn about all the ways Lunar New Year is celebrated throughout Southeast Asia, including Vietnam and Cambodia.
 

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Valentine's Day Friends Card Exchange

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • Sensory Beans
  • 3309 Merrick Road, Wantagh
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $25

Bring your Valentine's Day cards and get ready to party! Includes open play, drinks, snacks, activities, and Valentine's themed slime making! Reservations required.

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Superbowl Play Date

  • Feb. 02, 2020, 2-4pm
  • Sprout Westchester Day Camp
  • 500 Yorktown Road, Croton on Hudson
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Participate in a winter planting project to take home in honor of Tu B’Shevat--the Jewish birthday of the trees, play games, and more before the big game. 

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Little Chefs - Valentine's Day Treat

  • Feb. 03, 2020, 6pm OR 7pm
  • Levittown Public Library
  • 1 Bluegrass Lane, Levittown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Create a sweet treat for Valentine's Day. Ages 3-5 with an adult. Registration required. 

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Making Interactive LED Greeting Cards

  • Feb. 05, 2020, 6-7:45pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Teen, Adult
  • $5 deposit refunded after class

Make interactive LED-lit cards to celebrate Valentine's Day (or the wintertime) using pre-made templates. In person registration required. 

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LIGHT/DARK HARMONY DRAWING

  • Feb. 05, 2020, 7:15pm
  • Hicksville Public Library
  • 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville
  • Teen
  • FREE

The Japanese style of light/dark harmony drawing will inspire us to celebrate Valentine's Day in a very creative way. Registration required. 

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Pop-Up Valentine Cards

  • Feb. 06, 2020, 5-6pm
  • Bay Shore – Brightwaters Public Library
  • 1 South Country Road, Brightwaters
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make a pop-up Valentine card for someone special. Grades 1-5. Registration required. 

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Creative Art

  • Feb. 06, 2020, 4:30pm
  • Hicksville Public Library
  • 169 Jerusalem Ave., Hicksville
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

Students will make a “stained glass” project. You will also design an elephant made out of hearts to hang up. Registration required. 

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Valentine's Day Donuts for Tweens

  • Feb. 07, 2020, 6-7pm
  • Freeport Public Library
  • 144 W. Merrick Road, Freeport
  • Tween
  • $1

Make icing at the library to glaze some donuts and decorate them to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Grades 5th and 6th. Registration required. 

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Paw Patrol Valentine Storytime

  • Feb. 07, 2020, 10:30-11:30am
  • Glen Cove Library
  • 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Celebrate with books and crafts about Skye, Chase, Marshall, and other Paw Patrol favorite characters! Ages 2-5. 

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Giving Back to My Community

  • Feb. 07, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

For students in grades 3-6. Join the community service group and do great things for your community. Certificates for community service will be giv...

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Spread the Love Party

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 5:00-8:00 pm
  • Queens Dance Project
  • 214-26 41 Ave, BAYSIDE
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $30; $25 for members

Drop off your children for a Valentine's Day Party!

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Cooking with Rob Scott: Make a Fortune

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 2:30-3:30pm
  • Westhampton Free Library
  • 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

To celebrate Chinese New Year, make super-sized fortune cookies using tortillas seasoned with cinnamon and sugar. Registration required. 

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Chinese Lunar New Year Celebration

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 10am-2pm
  • Landmark on Main Street
  • 232 Main Street, Suite 1, Port Washington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Landmark presents a day of cultural events with food, free crafts, activities, and demonstrations.

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Red Firecrackers: The Legend of the First Chinese New Year!

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 2:30pm
  • Landmark on Main Street
  • 232 Main Street, Suite 1, Port Washington
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Nai-Ni Dance Company showcases the legend and origins of the Chinese Lunar New Year traditions and celebration.

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Jr. Chefs - Stories & Cooking: Valentine's Kisses

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 1:30-2:30pm
  • Albert Wisner Public Library
  • 28 Railroad Ave., Warwick
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

Make a sweet Valentine's Day treat using candy kisses. Register online or in person at the Children's Desk.

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Valentine's Day Party

  • Feb. 08, 2020, Preschoolers: 2/8, 10am-12:30pm; Toddlers: 2/9, 10am-12pm
  • Wood Kingdom West
  • 120 Milbar Blvd, Farmingdale
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • $20

Find the treasure chest of love with goodies and clues. Sit for mini bagels and juice.

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Architecture Valentines

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 10:30-11:45am
  • The Skyscraper Museum
  • 39 Battery Place, Downtown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, All Ages
  • $5 per child; members are free

Create custom-made Valentines featuring romantic skyscrapers and intriguing architectural features. RSVP: education@skyscraper.org

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Family J Time: Tu Bishvat

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 11:30am-1pm
  • Sid Jacobson JCC
  • 300 Forest Drive, East Hills
  • Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • FREE

Celebrate Tu Bishvat, the birthday of trees, with your family and friends at Sid Jacobson JCC with a holiday themed puppet show performance. 

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Tea for Two Valentine Tea Party

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 6-7pm
  • Oceanside Library
  • 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Bring someone special to enjoy a terrific tea party. Includes a story, craft, treats, and, of course, iced tea! Registration required. 

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Valentine's Day-Themed Crafternoon

  • Feb. 08, 2020, 1-3pm
  • Emma Clark Library
  • 120 Main Street, Setauket
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Your child would feel so special giving one of these to a grandparent or a loved one for Valentine's Day! No registration. All kids welcom...

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21ST CHINATOWN LUNAR NEW YEAR PARADE & FESTIVAL

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 1:00pm
  • Chinatown
  • Parade begins on the corner of Canal and Mott Streets, Chinatown
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with a fun and festive parade!

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Lunar New Year Festival

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 12-5pm
  • 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

Kick off the Year of the Rat with traditional Asian arts, crafts, and demonstrations!

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Peking Opera

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Flushing Branch
  • 41-17 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

 

During the Lunar New Year holiday time, famous Qi Shufang Peking Opera Company will perform some classic pieces.

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Swingtime Big Band

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 3pm
  • The Madison Theatre at Molloy College
  • 1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $35-$45

Swingtime returns for its eighth annual Valentine’s Day celebration of classics from the Great American Songbook!

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VALENTINE MAKING WORKSHOP

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 11:00am
  • 6 River Terrace
  • 6 River Terrace, Battery Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Make personalized, handmade cards for loved ones. Register: registration@bpca.ny.gov

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Valentine's Party with Mickey & Minnie

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 12:30-2:30pm
  • M.A.T.S.S. Kids' Gym of Syosset
  • 171 Eileen Way, Syosset
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $28; $22 siblings

Bring a friend for a Valentine's party with Mickey & Minnie! Play in the amazing gyms & enjoy making a themed craft! Call to reserve your spot. 

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Valentine's Day Family Play Date

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • Greenwich Audubon Center
  • Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult
  • $10; free for children 2 and younger

Bring your loved ones to Audubon for a fun-filled Valentine's Day Family Play Date! Enjoy meeting live animals, nature-themed Valentine crafts,...

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Valentine's Day Pop Up Cards For Kids

  • Feb. 10, 2020, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Queens Library - Queensboro Hill Branch
  • 60-05 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Children will make pop up cards for Valentine's Day.

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Cupid Cupcakes

  • Feb. 10, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Freeport Public Library
  • 144 W. Merrick Road, Freeport
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $1

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some delicious cupid cupcakes that you get to decorate yourself. Grades 2-4. Registration required. 

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Heart Cookies on a Stick

  • Feb. 10, 2020, 5:30-6:30pm
  • Freeport Public Library
  • 144 W. Merrick Road, Freeport
  • Young elementary
  • $1

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some heart-shaped cookies on a stick. For grades pre-K to 1. Parents must stay with the student. Registration required. 

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The Power of Food: Chicken Dell'Amore

  • Feb. 11, 2020, 3:30-5pm
  • Brentwood Library
  • 34 Second Ave., Brentwood
  • Teen
  • FREE

Just in time for Valentine’s Day! Enjoy this red ingredient-only dish brought to you by Chef Robert Dell’Amore. Registration required. 

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Valentine's Day Donuts for Teens

  • Feb. 11, 2020, 4-5pm
  • Freeport Public Library
  • 144 West Merrick Road, Freeport
  • Teen
  • FREE

Make icing at the library to glaze some donuts and decorate them to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Registration required. 

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Valentine Chocolate Workshop with Susan of Chocolicious

  • Feb. 11, 2020, 5-6pm
  • Glen Cove Library
  • 4 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Cove
  • Young elementary, Tween

Mold and decorate chocolate pops, create a chocolate masterpiece, and play chocolate trivia. Grades 2-5.

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Valentine's Craft

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 6-7pm
  • New City Library
  • 220 N. Main St., New City
  • Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Make a Valentine and enjoy some stories. Adult caregivers must attend with child.

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Valentine Craft

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Woodhaven Branch
  • 85-41 Forest Parkway, Woodhaven
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make a craft and show some love!

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Children's Valentine's Day Craft

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - St. Albans Branch
  • 191-05 Linden Boulevard, St. Albans
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Make a lovely gift for the people in your life that you love.

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Nail Art & Henna Valentine's Designs

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - South Ozone Park Branch
  • 128-16 Rockaway Blvd., South Ozone Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Get your fingernails and hands painted with Valentine's Day designs.

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Red Rose Red Velvet Cupcakes

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Baldwin Public Library
  • 2385 Grand Avenue, Baldwin
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Make a tasty cupcake for Valentine’s Day! Grades 6-12. Registration required. 

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Anti-Valentine's Day Party for Teens

  • Feb. 12, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Syosset Public Library
  • 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset
  • Teen
  • FREE

Valentine’s Schmalentines! Join the library for an “Anti-Valentine’s Day” celebration. No bae, no problem! Grades 6-12. Registration required. 

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Valentine's Day Crafts

  • Feb. 13, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Woodside Branch
  • 54-22 Skillman Ave., Woodside
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join us as we celebrate Valentine's Day.

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Valentine's Day Craft

  • Feb. 13, 2020, 4:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Broadway Branch
  • 40-20 Broadway, Long Island City
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Join us in making beautiful Valentine's Day cards for friends, teachers, and family!

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DIY Duct Tape Flower Pen

  • Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mount Kisco Public Library
  • 100 East Main Street, Mount Kisco
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

On this Valentine's Day give the gift of a flower a special someone can use to write their Valentines with. Ages 10 & up. Registration recommended.

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Hearts and Crafts: Spinning Valentine's Day Cards!

  • Feb. 13, 2020, 4:30pm
  • New York Public Library- Countee Cullen branch
  • 104 W. 136th St., Harlem
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make a unique card that's an optical illusion!

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Valentine Surprise

  • Feb. 13, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Brentwood Library
  • 34 Second Ave., Brentwood
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

This fun and fast-paced preschool readiness program. Children will make and take home a special Valentine’s Day craft for someone they love. Ages 2-5. Registration required.

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ChocoVino

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 7:30pm
  • Long Island Aquarium
  • 431 East Main Street, Riverhead
  • Adult
  • $199 per couple ages 21+

Chocolate + Wine = One Sensational Tasting Experience. Celebrate Valentine's Day with Long Island Aquarium and a five-course dinner. Each cours...

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Caregiver and Me Pop-In: Valentine's Day

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 10-11am
  • Muscoot Farm
  • 51 Route 100, Katonah
  • Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • $5

Three- to five-year-olds can enjoy a special Valentine's Day treat. Registration required.

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ShopRite Kidz Cook Valentine's Day

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 3pm and 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

Savor delicious chocolate treats on this special day.

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Valentine's Day Crafts For Children

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 3:30-4:15pm
  • Queens Library - Auburndale Branch
  • 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make a beautiful Valentine craft to give to a friend or family member.

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Heart Sand Art Pendant Necklace

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Queens Library - Langston Hughes Branch
  • 100-01 Northern Blvd., Corona
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Create a heart-shaped sand art pendant necklace for Valentine's Day this year!

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Valentine's Day Fun

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 3:00-5:00pm
  • Queens Library - Hunters Point Branch
  • 47-40 Center Blvd, Long Island City
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Celebrate the day with a fun activity in the Children's Room. For grades K-6.

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Family Fun Night: Valentine’s Potluck and Crafts!

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 6-9pm
  • KiDS NEED MoRE
  • 600 Albany Ave #14, Amityville
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Fun crafts for the kids, connections for parents, and a delicious potluck dinner for all! Please bring a dish to share.

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Valentines Day Party

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 5-6:30pm
  • What's Cooking?
  • 30 East Main Street, Oyster Bay
  • All Ages
  • $49

Make Heart-Shaped Meatballs with Spaghetti, Love Potion Smoothies, Flower and Heart Chocolate Lollipops, and Chocolate Dipped Strawberries!

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Valentine's Day Craft Time

  • Feb. 14, 2020, 3:00pm
  • New York Public Library - Yorkville Branch
  • 222 East 79th Street, Upper East Side
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Bring your creativity and make something special to take home.

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Lunar New Year Celebration with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

  • Feb. 15, 2020, 1-2pm
  • Brooklyn Central Library
  • 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company celebrate the beginning of the Chinese Zodiac cycle with acrobatic dancers and exquisite music.

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Celebrate The Year Of The Rat

  • Feb. 15, 2020, 11:00am
  • Queens Library - Flushing Branch
  • 41-17 Main St., Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate the Lunar New Year together with Chinese music, dance, arts, and Korean food.

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The Amazing Valentine's Day Scavenger Hunt

  • Feb. 15, 2020, 2:00-5:00pm (1:30pm registration)
  • Slattery's Midtown Pub
  • 8 East 36th Street, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • $25 per person

A series of clues leads you around the city performing physical and mental challenges along the way.

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Valentine's Cookie and Brownie Decorating

  • Feb. 15, 2020, 2pm
  • Baldwin Public Library
  • 2385 Grand Avenue, Baldwin
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Each family will work together to decorate 12 cookies/brownies and take them home in a bakery box. Kindergarten through grade 6 with parent or caregiver. Registration required. 

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THE ROCK AND ROLL PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS MARDIS GRAS CELEBRATION FT. BLACK TIE BRASS

  • Feb. 16, 2020, Doors open at 11am; Event begins at 12pm
  • Brooklyn Bowl
  • 61 Wythe Ave., Williamsburg
  • All Ages
  • $12-$14; free for children younger than 1

Celebrate Mardi Gras with the music of Black Tie Brass.

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President's Day Commemoration: Truman, Washington & Lincoln

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 1pm
  • St. Paul's Church N.H.S.
  • 897 S. Columbus Ave., Mt. Vernon
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Hear a talk about the Presidency of Harry Truman and see re-enactors portraying presidents. 

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Presidents Day

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 10am-5pm
  • Stepping Stones Museum for Children
  • 303 West Ave., Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 seniors 62 and older; free for children younger than 1 and active duty military personnel and their families within the same household.

Honor the leaders who have held the highest political office in the United States, past and present, with museum activities. 

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PRESIDENTS' DAY FAMILY BOWL

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 12-6pm
  • Brooklyn Bowl
  • 61 Wythe Ave., Williamsburg
  • All Ages
  • $25 per lane per half hour; $4.95 shoe rental; up to 8 people per lane

Bowling begins at 12pm and will be featuring Brooklyn Bowl's brunch menu and kids menu.

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Presidents Day Party

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 11am-1pm
  • What's Cooking?
  • 30 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, Oyster Bay
  • All Ages
  • $49

All hands on cooking! Menu fit for any President! Call for details.

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Colonial Crafts

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 1pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $12 participant fee plus admission: $6 for members: $6; $5 seniors 62 and older, $5 children ages 4-18; free for members, active military with ID, and children younger than 3

Celebrate the birthday of George Washington and explore life in Colonial America, plus create a framed tin-punch craft.

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President's Day Early Bird Skate

  • Feb. 17, 2020, 9:30am-12pm
  • United Skates of America, Inc.
  • 1276 Hicksville Rd, Seaford
  • All Ages
  • $10 includes admission, skate rental, a slice of pizza and small drink.

Start the day with United Skates of America this President's Day and enjoy pizza and a drink with admission. 

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DIY President's Day Puppets

  • Feb. 18, 2020, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Mount Kisco Public Library
  • 100 East Main Street, Mount Kisco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrate President's Day with fun puppets made out of wooden spoons. All ages (under 5 must be with caregiver.) Registration recommended.

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Mardi Gras Celebration ft. Black Tie Brass

  • Feb. 22, 2020, 12:30-2pm
  • Industry City
  • 274 36th St., Sunset Park
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Babies and kids will rock out and enjoy games, movement, and stories during this Mardi Gras celebration. 

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SATURDAY FAMILY WORKSHOPS MASQUERADE: VENICIAN CARNIVAL

  • Feb. 22, 2020, 11:00am-12:30pm
  • 6 River Terrace
  • 6 River Terrace, Battery Park
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Make your own character masks and watch a performance by the Kairos Italy Theater in English and Itailian.

 

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My Funny Valentine Family Disco!

  • Feb. 23, 2020, 1:00-5:00pm
  • The Venue
  • 2284 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., Harlem
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult
  • $12 General Admission; $40 Family of 4; $15 At door

Children 9 months to 7 years with their families will party over generational sounds and throwback dance steps.

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DIY: Mardi Gras Masks

  • Feb. 24, 2020, 4-4:45pm
  • Brooklyn Public Library, Spring Creek
  • 12143 Flatlands Ave., East New York
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Enjoy a Mardi Gras mask making party! Decorate and celebrate Mardi Gras and learn about its history. Ages 12-18.

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Mardi Gras Mask Making Workshop

  • Feb. 25, 2020, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Queens Library - Ozone Park Branch
  • 92-24 Rockaway Boulevard, Ozone Park
  • All Ages
  • FREE

In honor of Mardi Gras, make masks of your favorite comic, anime, video game, and TV characters.

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Family Art Project: Love for Woodland Friends

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Feb. 09, 2020 , 10am-1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Free with admission to grounds, $10 adults; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6 and older; free for children younger than 6 and free admission to grounds on Saturday until noon

Create woodland creature sock puppets or huggable heating pads for those you want to extend care to.

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Valentine's Day Kids Planting

  • Feb. 08, 2020 - Feb. 09, 2020 , 1-3pm
  • Hicks Nurseries
  • 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury
  • All Ages
  • $10

Children are invited to plant a flowering plant in a pot and decorate it with Valentine’s Day stickers. A perfect gift for Mom or Dad!

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Teddy Bear Valentine’s Tea

  • Feb. 12, 2020 - Feb. 13, 2020 , 2/12, 11:15am-12pm; 2/13, 4:15-5pm
  • Shelter Rock Public Library
  • 165 Searingtown Road South, Albertson
  • Pre-school & younger
  • Free

Bring your favorite stuffed animal to tea. Make a “beary” special craft, enjoy tea (Dunkin Doughnuts not-too-hot chocolate) and munchkins.

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KISSING BOOTH PHOTOS

  • Feb. 09, 2020 - Feb. 14, 2020 , Sunday, 4-6pm; Monday-Thursday, 11am-5pm; Friday, 11am-3pm
  • Einstein's Attic
  • 79 Main Street , Northport
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stop in and snap a pic or two in the new and improved Kissing Booth and Backdrop.

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Lobo Love: Valentine's Day Party with Wolves!

  • Feb. 09, 2020 - Feb. 15, 2020 , 2/9 and 2/15, 11am-12:30pm and 2-3:30pm
  • Wolf Conservation Center
  • 7 Buck Run, South Salem
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 children younger than 12

Learn about mythology surrounding wolves, the important role of wolves in the natural world, and discover why this season is such a magical time for packs in North America, while also assembling “wolfy” valentines for Ambassador Wolves! Then visit some real wolves. Pre-registration required.

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Every Day's a Holiday!

  • Feb. 05, 2020 - Feb. 26, 2020 , Wednesdays, 4:15pm
  • Ossining Public Library
  • 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day, National Drinking Straw Day, and more! Do an activity based on an unusual holiday.

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Lunar New Year

  • Feb. 01, 2020 - Feb. 29, 2020 , Weekends, 11am-4pm
  • Prospect Park Zoo
  • 450 Flatbush Ave., Prospect Lefferts Gardens
  • All Ages
  • $9.95; $7.95 seniors; $6.95 ages 3-12; free for children 2 and younger

Celebrate the festival of the new moon and animals of the Chinese Zodiac. Meet one of the tiniest rodents in the world, the Eurasian Harvest Mouse and learn how the Wildlife Conservation Society is helping animals in China and Southeast Asia.

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Holiday Season Photo Sessions

  • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 31, 2020 , mention Saint Joseph when making your appointment
  • Lucky Eden Photography Studio
  • 386 Kinderkamack Road, Oradell
  • All Ages
  • $195-$375

Lucky Eden Studio, a local photography studio that specializes in both photography and videography, has partnered with Saint Joseph School to help ...

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Small Wonders: 44th Annual Holiday Exhibition

  • Dec. 11, 2019 - Mar. 01, 2020 , Wednesdays-Fridays and Sundays, 12-4pm
  • Historical Society of Rockland County
  • 20 Zukor Road, New City
  • All Ages
  • $5

See custom dollhouses decorated and furnished down to the tiniest details, from period wallpaper, area rugs, and lamps to food in the kitchen.

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  • Nov. 21, 2019 - Feb. 23, 2020 , Weekdays, 8:00am-8:00pm; Weekends 10:00am-6:00pm
  • New York Transit Museum Gallery and Store, Grand Central Terminal Shuttle Passage
  • 100 E. 42nd St., Midtown
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrating its 18th year of operation, this beloved annual holiday exhibit features model trains traveling along a 34’ long, two-level, “O” gauge model train layout. Departing from a miniature replica of Grand Central Terminal, the Transit Museum’s collection of Lionel trains including Metro-North, Polar Express, and vintage subway train sets will dazzle the eyes of children and adults alike as they make their way past New York landmarks and on to the North Pole!

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18th Annual Holiday Train Show

  • Nov. 21, 2019 - Feb. 23, 2020 , Monday-Friday: 8am-8pm; Saturday: 10am-6pm; Sunday, 10am-6pm
  • New York Transit Museum Gallery & Store at Grand Central Terminal
  • 89 E. 42nd St, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Celebrating its 18th year of operation, this beloved annual holiday exhibit features model trains traveling along a 34’ long, two-level, “O” gauge model train layout.

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Holiday Express: All Aboard to Richard Scarry's Busytown

  • Nov. 01, 2019 - Feb. 23, 2020 , See website for schedule of events
  • New York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $22; $6 children ages 5-13; free for children younger than 5

The installation showcases artwork and graphics of Scarry’s characters like Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm!

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