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

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IN PERSON Welcome Autumn Walk

  • Sep. 20, 2020, 9-10:30am
  • Sunken Meadow State Park
  • 25A and Sunken Meadow Pkwy, Kings Park
  • All Ages
  • $4

Enjoy a walk along the marsh to the mouth of the Nissequogue River. Wear good shoes, sunscreen, and bring water if you like. Due to Covid-19 safety...

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IN PERSON Heritage Country Fair

  • Sep. 20, 2020, 10am-6pm
  • Smithtown Historical Society
  • 239 Middle Country Road, Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $5

A longtime favorite family event, the Fair offers the community a chance to gather, safely, outdoors in limited groups. From activities like t...

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IN PERSON Rosh Hashanah Shofar Micro-Service

  • Sep. 20, 2020, 5pm and 5:45pm
  • The Chai Center
  • 501 Vanderbilt Pkwy, Dix Hills
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Chai Center will be holding TWO special SHOFAR BLOWING ONLY services, which will take place outdoors with social distancing. The first one...

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ONLINE DIY Peace Sign

  • Sep. 21, 2020, 3-4pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Decorate a peace sign to celebrate the International Day of Peace. Decora un signo de la paz para celebrar el D a Internacional de la Paz. Links to...

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ONLINE Learn About Brainfuse: a FREE online Homework Help Resource

  • Sep. 22, 2020, 7-8pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

For parents and school aged children. Distance Learning is hard. Let the library help! Learn about this FREE resource available to all library card...

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ONLINE FUN FRIDAY KIDS CRAFT & LEARN VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS: Maritime Myths

  • Sep. 25, 2020, 4-5pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $5 suggested donation appreciated

Celebrate the equinox and learn how sailors have used the sky to find their way for thousands of years. Create a fun telescope craft using material...

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ONLINE The Theater Nut

  • Sep. 26, 2020, 7pm
  • Irvington Theater
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This world-premiere short film follows a theater-loving squirrel named Irving who desperately wishes to be a part of the magic happening inside of ...

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Stony Brook Medicine’s Mall Walkers Club

  • Sep. 30, 2020, 8am
  • Smith Haven Mall
  • 313 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Mall Walker Monthly Members receive a complimentary snack and blood pressure screening starting at 8am, and hear an informative lecture at 9am. Sign up online. 

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IN PERSON VILLAGE CRAFT FAIR

  • Oct. 03, 2020, 10am-4pm
  • Smithtown Historical Society Grounds
  • East Main Street Village of the Branch/Smithtown, Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

It's Christmas in October, so it's Time to Shop 'til you drop! Rain date: October 11. 

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ONLINE 2ND ANNUAL HISPANIC HERITAGE VIRTUAL CELEBRATION Special Event

  • Oct. 03, 2020, 1-4pm
  • Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts
  • 71 E. Main St., Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Viewers will be treated to an afternoon of traditional music and dance, and an overall immersive cultural experience! 

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ONLINE Jammin' with Josh

  • Sep. 04, 2020 - Sep. 25, 2020 , Fridays, 11am
  • Babylon Public Library
  • 24 S. Carll Ave., Babylon
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Mr. Josh (and his guitar) on Facebook for fun stories and songs: https://www.facebook.com/BrooklynPublicLibrary

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IN PERSON Walking Tours of Stony Brook Village

  • Aug. 26, 2020 - Sep. 30, 2020 , Wednesdays, 2:50pm
  • Stony Brook Village Center
  • Main Street on the Harbor in front of Post Office, Stony Brook
  • All Ages
  • $5, cash only

Enjoy a stroll through Stony Brook Village while hearing the stories of the people and seeing the landmarks that made it a community.

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ONLINE Virtual Yin Yoga@Home

  • Aug. 25, 2020 - Oct. 27, 2020 , Tuesdays, 7-8:15am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Slower paced class involving variations of seated and supine poses held for 3-5 minutes. A more meditative approach to yoga. For all levels. Please join the program from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

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IN PERSON Explore the grounds of the William Floyd Estate

  • Sep. 04, 2020 - Nov. 09, 2020 , Fridays-Mondays, 9:30am-4:30pm
  • FIRE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE at William Floyd Estate
  • 245 Park Drive, Mastic Beach
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Explore the grounds of the 613-acre William Floyd Estate in Mastic Beach! Stop by the Ranger Office at the Old Mastic House for information ab...

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ONLINE Virtual Classic Yoga @ Home

  • Aug. 20, 2020 - Oct. 29, 2020 , Thursdays, 7-8:15am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Wake up with stretching and strengthening asanas with the library from your own home.

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IN PERSON MoCA L.I.ghts

  • Oct. 03, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , See website for schedule
  • PATCHOGUE ARTS COUNCIL
  • Village of Patchogue, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Village of Patchogue will turn into an open-air museum and arts destination for the public to enjoy safely on foot, by car, and online.

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