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Sunday, February 19

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Culinary Kids Weekend at the Garden

when: Feb 19 - Feb 20 at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Bronx, New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., New York, Ny

cost: Free with admission ($25/adult; $10/child; children under 2 are free)

ages: ALl

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“Our City” Pop-Up Exhibit

when: Thursdays & Fridays at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Sunset Park, Industry City, 274 36th St., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 2-6

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“Make a New Friend” with Sesame Street Live

when: Feb 19 - Feb 26 at various times

where: Midtown, The Theater at MSG, 4 Penn Plaza, New York, Ny

cost: $15-$147

ages: All

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15th Annual Holiday Train Show

when: Feb 19 - Feb 26 at Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: Midtown, Grand Central Terminal, NY Transit Museum Gallery Annex and Store, 89 East 42nd St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

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The Princess, The Emperor, and the Duck

when: Feb 19 - Sep 17 at various times

where: Central Park , Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre, New York, Ny

cost: $8/child under 12; $12/adult

ages: 3-9

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Taylor Swift Experience

when: Feb 19 - Feb 19 at 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Seaport District , The Seaport, 19 Fulton St., New York, Ny

cost: $9/person

ages: All

Prepare to be wowed by The Amazing Max, who will engage, awe and amuse adults and kids alike. This delightful show bursts with striking visual magic, comedy, and loads of audience participation. Max conjures a custom experience that young ones carry with them long after the show ends. “A little bit of heaven” NY Times.

The Amazing Max

when: Feb 19 at 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

where: Upper West Side, Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 2074 8th Ave., New York, Ny

cost: $34.50 - $59.50

ages: 3 and up

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Puss in Boots

when: Saturdays and Sundays through April 9th (Mon.-Fri. Presidents Week) at 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

where: Park Slope, Puppetworks , 338 Sixth Ave., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $9/child; $10/adult

ages: All

The New York Sword Dance Festival presents a weekend of free, family-friendly performances of mystical longsword dancing and lightening-fast rapper sword dancing, rooted in ancient English traditions with a modern twist. Venues include (Saturday) Seward Park Library, Jefferson Market Library, Park Slope Library, 115th St. Library, the Museum of the City of New York; (Sunday) Old First Reformed Church, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. Visit www.halfmoonsword.org for details.

New York Sword Dance Festival

when: Feb 19 - Feb 19 at 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

where: Upper East Side, Museum of the City of New York and other locations , 1220 Fifth Ave., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

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Jungle Discovery

when: Sundays through Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (closed on Fridays and Saturdays)

where: Crown Heights , Jewish Children's Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway , Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $13/person (children under 2 are free)

ages: All

Featuring the poetry of Robert Frost, William Carlos Williams, and Walter Dean Myers, LOVE THAT DOG is a contemporary story about discovering the power of your own voice. Based on the book by award-winning author Sharon Creech. This multi-media play is 70 minutes duration.

New York City Children’s Theater presents Love That Dog

when: Feb 19 at various times

where: Midtown, A.R.T./New York Theaters, 502 West 53rd St., New York, Ny

cost: $25/person

ages: 8 and up

Yellow Sneaker Puppets presents a 45 minute interactive singalong with guitar and puppets, combining original songs, oldies, and traditional children's music. Thursday mornings, sing, clap, dance, and shake your sillies out! Geared towards kids age 0-5 and their families​.

Get Musical at Yellow Sneaker Puppets’ Sing-a-Long

when: Feb 19 - Oct 19 at 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM

where: Park Slope, Sir D's Lounge, 837 Union Street, New York, Ny

cost: $10 per child / $5 per additional sibling

ages: 0-5

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor The concert starts with several movements from William Walton’s orchestral suite based on his 1922 Façade, an Entertainment, written to accompany the poetry of Edith Sitwell. Then enjoy an Italian take on Brazil—Ottorino Respighi’s Brazilian Impressions—a gem of a descriptive piece. Finish up with George Gershwin's classic ballet music An American in Paris. Tickets are $10 for Museum Members; $20 for non-Members. Tickets available at brooklynsymphonyorchestra.org. https://brooklynsymphonyorchestra.org/events/walton-respighi-gershwin/

Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra

when: Feb 19 at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Crown Heights, Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $10-$20/person

ages: All

Celebrate the birthday of our Nation’s First President with music and dance as New Yorkers did in the 19th century. Costumed dancers will perform and teach traditional country dances and encourage visitors to join in. Festivities include toasts to George Washington, historic refreshments and museum tour. All ages welcome. Please call (212)838-6878 to make reservations and for more information. The Museum is located at 421 East 61st Street (between First and York Avenues). Bus: M15, M31 or M57; Subway: N, R, Q or 4, 5, 6 to Lexington Avenue/59th Street; or F to 63rd Street. www.mvhm.org Please call (212)838-6878 to make reservations and for more information. The Museum is located at 421 East 61st Street (between First and York Avenues). Bus: M15, M31 or M57; Subway: N, R, Q or 4, 5, 6 to Lexington Avenue/59th Street; or F to 63rd Street. www.mvhm.org URL: http://www.mvhm.org/event-details/?eventdate=19&eventmonth=02&eventyear=2017

Travel Back in Time to Washington’s Birthday Ball

when: Feb 19 at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Upper East Side, Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 421 East 61st St., New York, Ny

cost: $15/adults; $10/member and Children under 12

ages: All

Sweet, silly and ready to rock your socks off! The Buttons–Hannah Winkler and Caitlin Mahoney–are an original kids music duo based in Brooklyn. The Buttons play birthday parties, neighborhood singalongs, block parties and more! Through a mixture of classic children’s songs, favorite oldies and their own original songs, The Buttons create a high energy, joyful singalong that inspires participants to move their bodies, use their imaginations, observe the world around them, and learn new things. The Buttons singalongs are designed for infants through children under five, but the experience welcomes older siblings and caretakers to join in and share their sillies, too! The Buttons have grown quickly in their popularity in the Brooklyn family scene upon releasing their “Sweet Sillies” EP of four original songs. Check out their website at www.thebuttonsband.com for the latest singalong schedule. “Sweet Sillies” is available on iTunes, Spotify, and Bandcamp. Join us for our weekly Singalong with The Buttons on Fridays at 3:15pm-4:00pm starting February 24th!

Singalong with The Buttons

when: Feb 19 at 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

where: Greenwich Village, Sacred Sounds Yoga, 163 Bleecker St., New York, Ny

cost: $25/family of up to four; $5/additional family member

ages: 6 and under

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Filipino Cultural Festival

when: Feb 19 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Soho, Children's Museum of the Arts, 103 Charlton St. , New York, Ny

cost: Free with admission ($12/person, children under 1 are free)

ages: All

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Watch Winnie the Pooh on the Big Screen

when: Feb 19 - Feb 26 at 12:30 p.m.

where: Astoria , Museum of the Moving Images , 36-01 35 Ave., Queens , Ny

cost: $15/adult; $7/child age 3-17

ages: All

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Build a 2nd Avenue Subway

when: Feb 19 at 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

where: Boerum Hill , New York Transit Museum, Boerum Place at Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free with admission

ages: 4 and up

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Boogie Down Break Week

when: Feb 19 - Feb 25 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Upper West Side, Children's Museum of Manhattan, 212 West 83rd St., New York, Ny

cost: Free with museum admission ($12/person, children under 1 are free)

ages: All

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Korean Traditional Marching Band

when: Feb 19 at 5 p.m.

where: Flushing, Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Queens, Ny

cost: $5/person

ages: All

Monday, February 20

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Storytime at the American Museum of Natural History

when: every Monday at 10:15 & 11:15

where: Upper West Side, American Museum of Natural History , 81 Central Park West, New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 2-5

What’s that in the sky? It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a meatball! Using the story of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to springboard our adventures, we will adventure into the land of Chewandswallow, creating our own news stations, restaurants and dramatically escaping from all those flying pancakes! The music of Singing in the Rain will underscore our adventures! A special craft will highlight the day's adventures too. Join us for an imaginative day of playing, singing and making believe!

Cloudy with a Chance of Singing Camp

when: Feb 20 at 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill Ballet, 232 Carroll St., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $60/child

ages: 3-6

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15th Annual Holiday Train Show

when: Feb 20 - Feb 26 at Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: Midtown, Grand Central Terminal, NY Transit Museum Gallery Annex and Store, 89 East 42nd St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

Sunday, March 19 at 2 pm The Big Family Quiz Thing Tickets: $12 http://www.symphonyspace.org/event/9404/Family/just-kidding-the-big-family-quiz-thing After a blockbuster inaugural event last spring, the Big Family Quiz Thing—a fast-moving, interactive live quiz game for all ages—returns to Symphony Space for the second event this season.The whole family gets to compete in a fast and funny multimedia team-trivia spectacular—from history to sports to pop culture to the indefinable—led by Quizmaster Extraordinaire EdP and sponsored by MommyNearest. Plus, the audience members may win loads of great prizes. The Big Family Quiz Thing is the kid-friendly edition of the Big Quiz Thing. Created by Quizmaster Noah Tarnow, the BQT has produced its multimedia trivia spectacular since 2002, for hundreds of corporate clients and fund-raising organizations nationwide. In 2013, the BQT arrived on TV, with the world’s first bar-trivia TV game show. Learn more at bigquizthing.com.

Presidents’ Day Family Trivia Spectacular

when: Feb 20 at 2 p.m.

where: Upper West Side, New York Historical Society , 170 Central Park West , New York, Ny

cost: $25/person

ages: All

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Puss in Boots

when: Saturdays and Sundays through April 9th (Mon.-Fri. Presidents Week) at 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

where: Park Slope, Puppetworks , 338 Sixth Ave., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $9/child; $10/adult

ages: All

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Get Digging in the Archaeology Zone

when: Third Monday of the Month from 3 to 5 p.m.

where: Upper East Side, The Jewish Museum , 1109 5th Ave. , New York, Ny

cost: Free with museum admission ($15/adult; children 18 and under are free)

ages: 3-10

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Jungle Discovery

when: Sundays through Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (closed on Fridays and Saturdays)

where: Crown Heights , Jewish Children's Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway , Brooklyn, Ny

cost: $13/person (children under 2 are free)

ages: All

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Discovery Walks for Families: Balto’s Winter Wonderland

when: Feb 20 at 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Outside the Dairy Gift Shop, Central Park, New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 5 and up

Yellow Sneaker Puppets presents a 45 minute interactive singalong with guitar and puppets, combining original songs, oldies, and traditional children's music. Thursday mornings, sing, clap, dance, and shake your sillies out! Geared towards kids age 0-5 and their families​.

Get Musical at Yellow Sneaker Puppets’ Sing-a-Long

when: Feb 20 - Oct 19 at 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM

where: Park Slope, Sir D's Lounge, 837 Union Street, New York, Ny

cost: $10 per child / $5 per additional sibling

ages: 0-5

Tastebuds Kitchen Cooking Camp

Baking 101 Camp

when: Feb 20 - Feb 24 at 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for ages 4-8; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for ages 9-13

where: Chelsea, Taste Buds Kitchen, 109 West 27th St., New York, Ny

cost: $100/child per day ($440/child for entire week)

ages: 4-8 & 9-13

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Culinary Kids Weekend at the Garden

when: Feb 20 - Feb 20 at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Bronx, New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., New York, Ny

cost: Free with admission ($25/adult; $10/child; children under 2 are free)

ages: ALl

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Watch Winnie the Pooh on the Big Screen

when: Feb 20 - Feb 26 at 12:30 p.m.

where: Astoria , Museum of the Moving Images , 36-01 35 Ave., Queens , Ny

cost: $15/adult; $7/child age 3-17

ages: All

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“Make a New Friend” with Sesame Street Live

when: Feb 20 - Feb 26 at various times

where: Midtown, The Theater at MSG, 4 Penn Plaza, New York, Ny

cost: $15-$147

ages: All

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Boogie Down Break Week

when: Feb 20 - Feb 25 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Upper West Side, Children's Museum of Manhattan, 212 West 83rd St., New York, Ny

cost: Free with museum admission ($12/person, children under 1 are free)

ages: All

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The Princess, The Emperor, and the Duck

when: Feb 20 - Sep 17 at various times

where: Central Park , Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre, New York, Ny

cost: $8/child under 12; $12/adult

ages: 3-9

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Kids Week at NYC Parks

when: Feb 20 - Feb 24 at Various times

where: New York City Parks , New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

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