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Grand Opening of The Secret World Inside You

Get ready, get set, EXPLORE! The Secret World Inside You will take families on a tour through the human body. In this hands-on exhibit, children will learn about the tiny microbes that exist...

When: Saturday, November 7 - Sunday, August 14, See Museum Hours See details »

Art Lab: Process

What inspires artists? What inspires you? Discover different ways of making art and engage in your own creative process in our newest lab. Visitors can design a chair, sketch a still life, assemble...

When: Tuesday, March 1 - Wednesday, August 31, Saturday - Thursday 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM; Friday 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Up To You!

Who will be elected to the student council? The cheerleader? The Jock? The Geek? It's Up To You! Kids will love this interactive theater experience!

When: Saturday, April 16 - Sunday, May 15, Times Vary; See Website
Where: TADA! Youth Theater, 15 West 28th Street, New York, NY 10001 See details »

The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems Arts & Crafts

The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems exhibition brings together original art, sketches, and inspirational drawings from Willem's most popular series, plus stand-alone classics such as Leonardo the...

When: Friday, April 29 - Sunday, September 25, See Museum Hours
Where: New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY See details »

Explorers' Club Classes for Kids

Equipped with magnifying lenses, binoculars, pocket microscopes, and field guides, kids will head outdoors and examine the natural world of Battery Park City’s parks. Learning about plants,...

When: Monday, May 2 - Monday, June 20, 4 - 5:30pm
Where: 6 River Terrace, 6 River Terrace, New York, NY 10282 See details »

Design Tales

Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their caregivers that incorporates storytelling, design vocabulary, and hands-on activities. Join us as we explore...

When: Wednesday, May 4, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Kids & Family Yoga Classes for Kids

Young yogis, ages 4-7 with caregivers, are invited to explore the art of yoga, building on basics that teach relaxation, self-esteem, strength, coordination, and flexibility. Parents/caregivers are...

When: Thursday, May 5, 4:00pm
Where: Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, 1 FDR Four Freedoms Park, New York, NY 10044 See details »

Where The Wild Things Are

Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production is an intimate "guided play" experience. Adapted from the beloved children's book, Max's...

When: Thursday, May 5, 3:30 PM
Where: The Skirball Center - NYU, 566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, May 6, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

MoMA Story Time

Join in on the fun during an interactive story time in Art Lab. Recommended for kids ages two and up and their adult companions. Art Labs offer a gateway to the collection, allowing visitors to go...

When: Friday, May 6, 11:00 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Mother/Daughter Picture Frame Decorating at the Plaza

Come celebrate Mothers? Day at Eloise at The Plaza and craft a present for all of the wonderful mothers out there! We will be serving hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad,...

When: Friday, May 6, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

That PHYSICS Show!

Lifetime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo brings his scientific "magic" from the world of physics to the off-Broadway stage in THAT PHYSICS SHOW! Based on the hundreds of physics...

When: Friday, May 6 - Sunday, May 8, Friday 7:00 PM; Saturday 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM, Sunday 3:00 PM
Where: Elektra Theater, 300 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

The Pied Piper

When the the prosperous town of Hamelin is suddenly overrun with rodents, can a mysterious stranger lure the pests away with only a simple song? From the twitch of a rat's tail to the grandiose...

When: Friday, May 6 - Sunday, May 8, Saturday 2pm & 7pm, Sunday 12pm & 5pm
Where: New Victory Theater, 209 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

Where The Wild Things Are

Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production is an intimate "guided play" experience. Adapted from the beloved children's book, Max's...

When: Friday, May 6, 1:30 PM; 3:30:00 PM
Where: The Skirball Center - NYU, 566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY See details »

A Closer Look for Kids: What's the Story?

Engage in lively discussions and fun activities while looking closely at modern masterpieces and cutting-edge contemporary art. Each month a new theme is introduced. Kids and adults participate.

When: Saturday, May 7, 10:20 - 11:30 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY See details »

Annual Spring Fair Festivals & Fairs

The Columbia Greenhouse Nursery School is holding its annual Spring Fair on May 7th! Please join us for a day of pony rides, games, great food, and fun rides, as well as our popular community-wide...

When: Saturday, May 7, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Where: Columbia Greenhouse Nursery School, 404 West 116th St., New York, NY 10027 See details »

Asphalt Green’s Big Swim Big Kick Classes for Kids

On Saturday, May 7, kids ages 6 to 10 can make a splash and have a ball at Asphalt Green’s first-ever Big Swim Big Kick, a fun-filled day of organized swim races and soccer-based competition....

When: Saturday, May 7, 9:30 am
Where: Asphalt Green’s Upper East Side campus, 1750 York Ave., New York, NY 10282 See details »

Identification Day at the Museum of Natural History

Inspired by the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, the Museum celebrates natural history collections by inviting visitors to bring in their own specimens to the annual Identification Day. Scientists...

When: Saturday, May 7, Noon - 5 PM
Where: Museum of Natural History, Central Park West & 79th Street, New York, NY See details »

Kids Night Out (and parents, too) Sports

Please join us on the first Saturday of the month for our Upper West Side 'Kids Night Out' program. Drop your children off for a night of activities while enjoying a night out in the city....

When: Saturday, May 7, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Where: School of the Blessed Sacrament, 147 W. 70th Street, New York, NY 10023 See details »

OPEN STUDIO: DRAWING PEOPLE WITH JASON POLAN Museums

Bring your family to a special Open Studio focusing on our new exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection. Join artist and illustrator Jason Polan for a large-scale portrait...

When: Saturday, May 7, 10:30 am–3 pm
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, Family Programs, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

Pinkalicious the Musical

Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to...

When: Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8, 11:00 AM
Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, New York, NY See details »

Twinkle Tames a Dragon

From Katharine Holabird, the author of the classic book series Angelina Ballerina, comes a brand new show for all those who love fairies, friendship, dragons and fun! Twinkle has always wanted a...

When: Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8, 1:00 PM
Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, New York, NY See details »

Where The Wild Things Are

Sail along with Max to the land of the Wild Things! This award-winning, internationally-acclaimed production is an intimate "guided play" experience. Adapted from the beloved children's book, Max's...

When: Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8, 11:00 AM; 3:30 PM
Where: The Skirball Center - NYU, 566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY See details »

A Closer Look for Kids: What's the Story?

Engage in lively discussions and fun activities while looking closely at modern masterpieces and cutting-edge contemporary art. Each month a new theme is introduced. Kids and adults participate.

When: Sunday, May 8, 10:20 - 11:30 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY See details »

Mother's Day Celebration at the Central Park Zoo Arts & Crafts

In honor of Mother's Day, we're hosting a family party here at the zoo! On this day dedicated to moms, we'll meet a variety of zoo animal moms and their babies. We'll make tasty morsels for some...

When: Sunday, May 8, 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Where: Central Park Zoo, Central Park, New York, NY See details »

Watson Adventures’ Whodunnit Family Scavenger Hunt Museums

A crazed killer is on the loose at the Met Museum, and it’s up to you to stop him! The killer has created a scavenger hunt that, when completed, reveals his name, the weapon he used and where he...

When: Sunday, May 8, 10:30 AM
Where: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028 See details »

American Ballet Theatre Spring 2016 Family Series

This Spring at the Metropolitan Opera House, share the magic of ballet with the children in your life! These Family Series will delight all children, regardless of their previous exposure to dance....

When: Monday, May 9 - Saturday, July 2, Mondays - Fridays 7:30pm, Wednesdays and Saturdays 2:00pm, Saturdays 8:00pm
Where: Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023 See details »

Design Tales

Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their caregivers that incorporates storytelling, design vocabulary, and hands-on activities. Join us as we explore...

When: Monday, May 9, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room

Enjoy a special story hour at the American Museum of Natural History every Monday morning. Space is limited and tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Monday, May 9, 10:15 AM & 11:15 PM
Where: American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

Pen Parentis Literary Salon season Closer with Rick Moody, Morowa Yejide, & Anjali Mitter Duva Festivals & Fairs

Head downtown. Hobnob with famous and talented authors Rick Moody, Anjali Mitter Duva, and Morowa Yejide. The May Theme is "heavy hitters." These literary authors are guaranteed to knock you off...

When: Tuesday, May 10, 7 pm
Where: The Andaz Wall Street, 75 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005 See details »

Design Tales

Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their caregivers that incorporates storytelling, design vocabulary, and hands-on activities. Join us as we explore...

When: Wednesday, May 11, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Birch Family Services Spring Gala Fundraisers

Fundraising event to support the organization which provides critical services to people with autism and other developmental disabilities, and their families.

When: Thursday, May 12, 6:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Prince George Ballroom, 15 East 27 Street, NY, NY 10016 See details »

The Secret Life of the Brooklyn Bridge Arts & Crafts

Underneath its elegant and restrained exterior the Brooklyn Bridge holds many secrets. Walk with us as we reveal the stories of the remarkable builders and the quirky life of this enigmatic...

When: Thursday, May 12, 12:15 PM
Where: South Street Seaport Museum, 12 Fulton Street, New York, NY 10038 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, May 13, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

That PHYSICS Show!

Lifetime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo brings his scientific "magic" from the world of physics to the off-Broadway stage in THAT PHYSICS SHOW! Based on the hundreds of physics...

When: Friday, May 13 - Sunday, May 15, Friday 7:00 PM; Saturday 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM, Sunday 3:00 PM
Where: Elektra Theater, 300 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

A Closer Look for Kids: What's the Story?

Engage in lively discussions and fun activities while looking closely at modern masterpieces and cutting-edge contemporary art. Each month a new theme is introduced. Kids and adults participate.

When: Saturday, May 14, 10:20 - 11:30 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY See details »

Carnegie Kids: My City, My Song with Bobby Sanabria, Brianna Thomas, and Jen Shyu

Three vibrant New York City?based artists perform in My City, My Song, a colorful, interactive concert that provides an opportunity for kids to learn about New York City?s diverse musical and...

When: Saturday, May 14, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Where: Resnick Education Wing, 57th St and Seventh Ave, New York, NY See details »

Cherry Blossom Festival Festivals & Fairs PG Pick!

Each spring RIPA’s annual Cherry Blossom Festival ushers in the warmer months, and gives visitors the opportunity to appreciate the Park’s spring beauty. Set along the backdrop of the Hell Gate...

When: Saturday, May 14, 12pm-4pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Cit?

Le Clan des Songes (Fragile, New Vic 2013) returns with CIT?, a vibrant, poetic performance for the very young. To a soundtrack of whimsical original music, a small man chases the sun as it darts...

When: Saturday, May 14 - Sunday, May 15, 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM
Where: New 42nd Street Studio, 229 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

Creative Saturday-Get Ready for Summer! Classes for Kids

Kids Creative Summer Camp staff will lead a FREE “Get Ready for Summer” workshop, complete with music, theatre, and art.

When: Saturday, May 14, 10am-12pm
Where: Goddard Riverside-The Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave at 91st Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

Design Kids With Donald Rattner

Enjoy an engaging experience at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum! Workshop is geared towards children ages 5-12.

When: Saturday, May 14, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Family Accessibility Day at the Central Park Zoo

Enjoy a day of fun and exciting programs for families with children with special needs during our Family Accessibility Day at the zoo. Doors will open an hour early to allow families to explore and...

When: Saturday, May 14, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Central Park Zoo, Central Park, New York, NY See details »

FLOW.16 Opening Day

This year, in conjunction with the Cherry Blossom Festival, RIPA will host its annual FLOW Grand Opening, which features five new site-specific installations by artists, in partnership with the...

When: Saturday, May 14, 10am-1pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Base of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Lincoln Center Kids: Spring Fling Arts & Crafts

Welcome the sunshine and longer days with a fun-filled day of performances, crafts, and activities. PERFORMANCES Josie Robertson Plaza: 11:00: Jazzmeia Horn presented by Jazz at Lincoln Center...

When: Saturday, May 14, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Lincoln Center Plaza, 61 West 62nd Street, New York, NY See details »

Performathon 2016 Fundraisers

Join us on Saturday, May 14, as BSM students perform back to back (12 hours of music!) raising funds for the student scholarship and financial aid program. The Performathon encourages students...

When: Saturday, May 14, 9:00am-9:00pm
Where: Bloomingdale School of Music, 323 West 108th Street, New York, NY 10025 See details »

STROLLER TOUR: HUMAN INTEREST: PORTRAITS FROM THE WHITNEY’S COLLECTION Museums

Join Whitney Teaching Fellows, PhD candidates in art history, on engaging tours that highlight works in the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection on Floor Seven. Tours...

When: Saturday, May 14, 9:30–10:30 AM
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

Twinkle Tames a Dragon

From Katharine Holabird, the author of the classic book series Angelina Ballerina, comes a brand new show for all those who love fairies, friendship, dragons and fun! Twinkle has always wanted a...

When: Saturday, May 14 - Sunday, May 15, 1:00 PM
Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, New York, NY See details »

WHITNEY WEES: PORTRAITS WITHOUT PEOPLE! Museums

Bring your little ones to enjoy an interactive experience of looking, sharing, and working together in the galleries. This month, explore the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s...

When: Saturday, May 14, 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

A Closer Look for Kids: What's the Story?

Engage in lively discussions and fun activities while looking closely at modern masterpieces and cutting-edge contemporary art. Each month a new theme is introduced. Kids and adults participate.

When: Sunday, May 15, 10:20 - 11:30 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY See details »

New York City Tots: People and Art

A special program for families with children ages 2-4 years old Join us for a day of play and close looking in the Museum as we learn about people in art! Explore objects, stories, and songs that...

When: Sunday, May 15, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029 See details »

New! Watson Adventures’ HAMILTON: The Family Scavenger Hunt Parks & Outdoors

Fans of the Broadway musical or the Founding Fathers will follow in Alexander Hamilton’s footsteps through the streets of Lower Manhattan, from Wall Street to Battery Park on a unique family...

When: Sunday, May 15, 11:00 am
Where: Battery Park, State St & Battery Place, New York, NY 10079 See details »

Studio Sunday at the Museum of Arts and Design

Free with admission, MADreads is a literacy-based program for children and their adult companions. Come explore the exhibition Atmosphere for Enjoyment: Harry Bertoia?s Environment for Sound, read...

When: Sunday, May 15, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Museum of Arts and Design, 2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Design By Hand - Campana Brothers-Inspired Family Workshop

Sweet Dreams Nightlight Design The light fixture designs of the Campana Brothers feature natural and manmade materials wrapped around a central point of light. In this special program inspired by...

When: Monday, May 16, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Whitney Stroller Tour: Human Interest: Portraits From Whitney's Collection For Parents With Babies

Join Whitney Teaching Fellows, PhD candidates in art history, on engaging tours that highlight works in the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney?s Collection on Floor Six. Tours...

When: Monday, May 16, 10:30 AM
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

Imagination PlaygroundPG Pick!

Spring is here! Imagination Playground will meet in the museum garden. Enter on 90th Street and 5th Avenue. Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their...

When: Wednesday, May 18, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Pasta Making at the PlazaPG Pick!

Let?s celebrate Italy and make pasta in Todd English?s beautiful restaurant! Each child has their own ingredients, shapes their pasta the way they want and eats them! As a reward for this hard...

When: Wednesday, May 18, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

The Secret Life of the Brooklyn Bridge

Underneath its elegant and restrained exterior the Brooklyn Bridge holds many secrets. Walk with us as we reveal the stories of the remarkable builders and the quirky life of this enigmatic...

When: Thursday, May 19, 12:15 PM
Where: South Street Seaport Museum, 12 Fulton Street, New York, NY 10038 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, May 20, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Cit?

Le Clan des Songes (Fragile, New Vic 2013) returns with CIT?, a vibrant, poetic performance for the very young. To a soundtrack of whimsical original music, a small man chases the sun as it darts...

When: Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, Friday 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM; Saturday & Sunday 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM
Where: New 42nd Street Studio, 229 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

MoMA Story Time

Join in on the fun during an interactive story time in Art Lab. Recommended for kids ages two and up and their adult companions. Art Labs offer a gateway to the collection, allowing visitors to go...

When: Friday, May 20, 11:00 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 See details »

That PHYSICS Show!

Lifetime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo brings his scientific "magic" from the world of physics to the off-Broadway stage in THAT PHYSICS SHOW! Based on the hundreds of physics...

When: Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, Friday 7:00 PM; Saturday 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM, Sunday 3:00 PM
Where: Elektra Theater, 300 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

Birding Bonanza Parks & Outdoors

Randall’s Island is home to over more than 152 species of birds, inhabiting the Park’s nearly 20 acres of wetlands and natural areas. At our Birding Bonanza event, expert guides from both RIPA and...

When: Saturday, May 21, 10am-1pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh, New York, NY 10035 See details »

PS 9 Annual Spring Fair Festivals & Fairs

Includes fun inflatables and games for kids to play. Kids can learn through different types of science-themed activities in our science alley. Tickets and food available to purchase.

When: Saturday, May 21, 11A-4P (Rain Date TBD)
Where: PS 9, 100 W 84th St, New York, NY 10024 See details »

Twinkle Tames a Dragon

From Katharine Holabird, the author of the classic book series Angelina Ballerina, comes a brand new show for all those who love fairies, friendship, dragons and fun! Twinkle has always wanted a...

When: Saturday, May 21 - Sunday, May 22, 1:00 PM
Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, New York, NY See details »

Watson Adventures’ Grand Central Scramble Family Scavenger Hunt Museums

Uncover the secrets of this amazing station as you go nuts in the Whispering Gallery, learn a secret about the stars, find TV celebs in the food court, stand on fish beneath an upside-down tree and...

When: Saturday, May 21, 10:30 AM
Where: Grand Central Terminal, 100 East 42nd Street, New York, NJ 10017 See details »

What Sports Can Teach Us about the World & Ourselves! Classes for Kids

Robert Murphy and Barbara Allen speaking on the beauty of baseball, and quote Ellen Reiss: "Baseball represents an orderly world—more orderly than one’s life often feels to oneself. For example,...

When: Saturday, May 21, 11am-12:15pm
Where: Aesthetic Realism Foundation, 141 Greene Steret, New York, NY 10012 See details »

WHITNEY WEES: PORTRAITS WITHOUT PEOPLE! Museums

Bring your little ones to enjoy an interactive experience of looking, sharing, and working together in the galleries. This month, explore the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s...

When: Saturday, May 21, 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

Pinkalicious the Musical

Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to...

When: Sunday, May 22, 11:00 AM
Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, New York, NY See details »

The Pop Ups Music

The Pop Ups, a Brooklyn based, twice Grammy nominated duo, will debut songs from their newest album, Great Pretenders Club, with two all-ages shows. A collaboration between Jason Rabinowitz and...

When: Sunday, May 22, 11am
Where: City Winery, 155 Varick Street, New York, NY 10013 See details »

Design Tales

Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their caregivers that incorporates storytelling, design vocabulary, and hands-on activities. Join us as we explore...

When: Monday, May 23, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room

Enjoy a special story hour at the American Museum of Natural History every Monday morning. Space is limited and tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Monday, May 23, 10:15 AM & 11:15 PM
Where: American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

Design Tales

Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their caregivers that incorporates storytelling, design vocabulary, and hands-on activities. Join us as we explore...

When: Wednesday, May 25, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

The Secret Life of the Brooklyn BridgePG Pick!

Underneath its elegant and restrained exterior the Brooklyn Bridge holds many secrets. Walk with us as we reveal the stories of the remarkable builders and the quirky life of this enigmatic...

When: Thursday, May 26, 12:15 PM
Where: South Street Seaport Museum, 12 Fulton Street, New York, NY 10038 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, May 27, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

That PHYSICS Show!

Lifetime professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo brings his scientific "magic" from the world of physics to the off-Broadway stage in THAT PHYSICS SHOW! Based on the hundreds of physics...

When: Friday, May 27 - Sunday, May 29, Friday 7:00 PM; Saturday 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM, Sunday 3:00 PM
Where: Elektra Theater, 300 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036 See details »

Design Kids With Stephanie Beck

Enjoy an engaging experience at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum! Workshop is geared towards children ages 5-12.

When: Saturday, May 28, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Scavenger Hunt for Harry Potter Fans Museums

Follow in the footsteps of young wizards on a scavenger hunt at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in search of art that echoes characters, objects and places in the Harry Potter books and movies.

When: Saturday, May 28, 4:00 PM
Where: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028 See details »

Imagination Playground

Spring is here! Imagination Playground will meet in the museum garden. Enter on 90th Street and 5th Avenue. Design Tales is a free literacy-based design program for pre-school children and their...

When: Monday, May 30, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, June 3, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

MoMA Story Time

Join in on the fun during an interactive story time in Art Lab. Recommended for kids ages two and up and their adult companions. Art Labs offer a gateway to the collection, allowing visitors to go...

When: Friday, June 3, 11:00 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 See details »

WHITNEY WEES: PORTRAITS WITHOUT PEOPLE! Museums

Bring your little ones to enjoy an interactive experience of looking, sharing, and working together in the galleries. This month, explore the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s...

When: Saturday, June 4, 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014 See details »

Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room

Enjoy a special story hour at the American Museum of Natural History every Monday morning. Space is limited and tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Monday, June 6, 10:15 AM & 11:15 PM
Where: American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, June 10, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Adopting as a Single Parent

Online Webinar FREE Are you thinking about becoming a single parent through adoption? In this FREE webinar we’ll help you understand the options available to you, such as international and...

When: Sunday, June 12, 6:30pm-7:30pm See details »

Bagels & Blox

Join us for Bagels & Blox. We'll provide food, child care, and fun - all you have to do is enjoy breakfast and connect with other parents while your kids play! Our early childhood experts will be...

When: Sunday, June 12, 10:30am-12:30pm See details »

Carnegie Kids: Shine and the Moonbeams

Singer-songwriter Shawana ?Shine? Kemp and her band bring soulful R&B and funk music to audiences of all ages through their interactive, family-friendly concerts. Backed by guitar, bass, and drums,...

When: Sunday, June 12, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Where: Resnick Education Wing, 57th St and Seventh Ave, New York, NY See details »

Ibsen, Bach, &--What Interferes with Love! Shows

Aesthetic Realism Theatre Co. presents a magnificent understanding of one of the great plays of the world, and what men and women everywhere are hoping to know: What is love, really? What makes it...

When: Sunday, June 12, 2:30pm-4pm
Where: Aesthetic Realism Foundation, 141 Greene Street, New York, NY 10012 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: Jurassic World Movies

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, June 12, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Short walk from base of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room

Enjoy a special story hour at the American Museum of Natural History every Monday morning. Space is limited and tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Monday, June 13, 10:15 AM & 11:15 PM
Where: American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, June 17, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Adoption 101 Webinar

Considering adopting? Want to learn about adoption programs at Spence-Chapin? Join us for an adoption 101 webinar which provides an overview of the current landscape of international and domestic...

When: Friday, June 17, 6:30pm-7:30pm See details »

MoMA Story Time

Join in on the fun during an interactive story time in Art Lab. Recommended for kids ages two and up and their adult companions. Art Labs offer a gateway to the collection, allowing visitors to go...

When: Friday, June 17, 11:00 AM
Where: Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room

Enjoy a special story hour at the American Museum of Natural History every Monday morning. Space is limited and tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Monday, June 20, 10:15 AM & 11:15 PM
Where: American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, June 24, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Treasure Hunt

Join us as we unlock Island secrets at The Great Randall’s Island Treasure Hunt! This event, offered in partnership with Hudson Valley Orienteering, includes two orienteering courses - one for...

When: Saturday, June 25, 10am-2pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Fields 62 & 63, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: Remember the Titans Movies

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, June 26, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Short walk from Randall's Island Connector, New York, NY 10035 See details »

A Rawther Fancy Tea Party at the Plaza

Come enjoy our rawther fancy tea at Eloise at The Plaza every Friday. We serve hot tea, pink lemonade, tea sandwiches (egg salad, cucumber/cream cheese and jelly/cream cheese), fruit kabobs and...

When: Friday, July 1, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: The Plaza Hotel, 678 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10019 See details »

Special Needs Summer Socialization Classes Special Needs

Connect The Dots is offering a summer program geared towards sensory friendly group activities to promote friendships, teach conversational skills and increase independence within age appropriate...

When: Tuesday, July 5, Afternoon-Evening
Where: Connect the Dots Occupational Therapy, 38 West 32nd Street Suite 604, New York, NY 10001 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: Selena Movies

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, July 10, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Short walk from base of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: The Goonies Movies

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, July 31, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, short walk from base of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: The Good Dinosaur Movies

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, August 14, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Short walk from Randall's Island Connector, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Outdoor Movie Night: Inside Out

Where better to see a movie than in the great outdoors on Randall’s Island, surrounded by stunning urban vistas! RIPA, in partnership with the NYC Parks Department, is excited to screen multiple...

When: Sunday, August 28, 8pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, short walk from base of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Get Hooked Parks & Outdoors PG Pick!

At Get Hooked, children have the opportunity to learn about the wildlife living in the waters surrounding Randall’s Island. Activities include: fishing (catch and release), games, arts and crafts...

When: Saturday, September 24, 11am-2pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Southern Shore South of 103rd St. Bridge, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Harvest Festival Festivals & Fairs

Each fall RIPA’s annual Harvest Festival celebrates the bounty of the earth and the completion of another fruitful season at the Urban Farm. Enjoy live music, face painting, self-guided tours of...

When: Saturday, October 1, 12pm-4pm
Where: Randall's Island Park, Fields 62 & 63, New York, NY 10035 See details »

Valentine Making Workshop Arts & Crafts

Create something special for your valentine inspired by roses growing in Battery Park City’s gardens. Red roses signify love, pink shows a graceful love, white means a heart unacquainted with love,...

When: Thursday, June 2, 11 am – 1:30pm
Where: 6 River Terrace, 6 River Terrace, New York, NY 10280 See details »