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Things To Do in Nassau

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

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Virtual: Family Paint Night Fundraiser

  • Aug. 10, 2020, 7-9pm
  • The Sophia Valsamos Foundation
  • 100 Manetto Hill Road, Suite 205, Office A, Plainview
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $20

We are excited to announce our Family virtual Paint night fundraiser, "Inhale courage, exhale fear". Join TSVF for our virtual painting f...

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Inbeon Con

  • Aug. 22, 2020, 10am-6pm
  • Hoftra University
  • East Cir, Hempstead
  • All Ages
  • $10

Get inspired with your love of anime, comics, cosplay & gaming at Long Island’s Comic Con for Artists and Creatives!

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Big Apple Circus

  • Aug. 21, 2020 - Aug. 23, 2020 , Friday, 7pm; Saturday, 11am and 3pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • NYCB Theatre at Westbury
  • 960 Brush Hollow Road , Westbury
  • All Ages
  • $29.50-$69.50

World renowned for its intimate style and thrilling acts, the BIG APPLE CIRCUS is passionate about revitalizing the circus for modern-day audiences of all ages with unique and astounding human feats.

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IN PERSON: The Dinos ROAR Again!

  • Jul. 23, 2020 - Aug. 09, 2020 , daily, 10am-4pm (by reservation only)
  • The Center for Science Teaching & Learning
  • 1450 Tanglewood Road, Rockville Centre
  • All Ages
  • $15; $12 for ages 1-12

The Dinosaur Exhibit & Animal Adventure at The Center for Science Teaching and Learning is OPEN! Give us a call to plan your visit! 516-76...

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Breastfeeding Support Group

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

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

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