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Arbor Day Celebration

when: Apr 25, 2014 at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Prospect Park, Audubon Center, Inside the Lincoln Road/Ocean Avenue entrance, Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

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Celebrate Arbor Day at Prospect Park’s Audubon Center with crafts, an exhibit about the Park’s trees, games and hands-on activities.

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Saturday, August 23

KidAround! at the South Street Seaport is a FREE family event series featuring live music, story-time with your favorite characters, games and more! Happening Sundays (except July 20th) this Summer at 11 Fulton Street.

KidAround! at the South Street Seaport

when: Jun 22, 2014 - Aug 31 at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: South Street Seaport, 11 Fulton St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Head to South Street Seaport for a free family event series featuring live music, story-time… read more

Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival

when: Aug 23 at 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Fort Greene, Fort Greene Park, Dekalb Ave. & South Portland Ave., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

The NY Writers Coalition’s Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. Young writers… read more
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Family Field Day

when: Aug 23 at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

where: Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6, Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 4-10

the scoop:

A bevy of games, sports and activities are coming to Brooklyn Bridge Park, along with… read more
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Children’s Potions & Planting Tea Party

when: Aug 23 at 10 a.m.

where: Chelsea, McKittrick Hotel Gallow Green, 542 West 27th St., New York, Ny

cost: $25 each

ages: 6-11

the scoop:

You may have been to the McKittrick Hotel to see Sleep No More, but now the… read more
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Stories and Stilts

when: Aug 23 at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Downtown Brooklyn, Gallery at BRIC House, 647 Fulton St., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Get ready for a unique lineup of performances inspired by the Transcommunality exhibition at BRIC House… read more
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Hans Christian Andersen Story Time in Central Park

when: every Saturday at 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Upper East Side, Hans Christian Andersen Statue in Central Park, 72nd St. & 5th Ave., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 6+

the scoop:

Every Saturday this summer catch a free story time from the talented Hans Christian Andersen Stroytellers.… read more
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Sidewalk Art Workshop

when: Aug 23 at 10:30 am to 11:45 am

where: Battery Park, Skyscraper Museum, 39 Battery Pl., New York, Ny

cost: Free with museum admission

ages: 4+

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Sketch a blueprint for a building they know well (home, school, library, etc), then use… read more
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Shorebird Festival

when: Aug 23 at 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Jamaica, Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, Ny

cost: Small donations encouraged

ages: All

the scoop:

The peak migration time for shorebirds is now. Visit the Jamaica Bay Refuge Center to… read more
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Go Rowing in Prospect Park

when: Aug 23 at 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Prospect Park, Prospect Park, Boat ramp on Wellhouse Dr., Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Row, row, row your boat on Prospect Park Lake thanks to the Village Community Boathouse and… read more
As summer temperatures soar, Asphalt Green is offering the community a chance to cool off—and get wet—at the first-ever Asphalt Green Sprinkler Day. Kids and adults can come and play for free in the high-powered sprinklers on the athletic field at the nonprofit organization’s Upper East Side campus. Flavor ice treats will be available for free. Attendees should bring their own towels.

Asphalt Green Sprinkler Day

when: Aug 23 at 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

where: Upper East Side, Asphalt Green, 555 East 90th St. , New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

As summer temperatures soar, Asphalt Green is offering the community a chance to cool off—and… read more
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Chinatown: A Walk Through History

when: every Saturday at 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

where: Chinatown, Museum of Chinese in America, 215 Centre St., New York, Ny

cost: $15/adult, $12/student & senior; $8/MOCA member. Free for children under 5.

ages: All

the scoop:

Uncover the history of one of New York City’s oldest neighborhoods. Examine how everyday buildings,… read more
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Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day

when: Aug 23

where: Flushing, USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Arthur Ashe Statdium, Queens, Ny

cost: Festival free, stadium show $13.50 - $44

ages: All

the scoop:

Get in the swing of the U.S. Open at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The all-day event… read more
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Free Storytelling at Hamilton Grange National Memorial

when: every Saturday at 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

where: Harlem, Hamilton Grange National Memorial, 414 West 141st St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 5-9

the scoop:

Hamilton Grange National Memorial is hosting a free weekly storytelling program every Saturday in August. Rangers… read more
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BBG Fragrance Garden Drop-In Activities

when: Aug 23 at 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

where: Prospect Heights, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 150 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, Ny

cost: Free with Garden admission

ages: All

the scoop:

Kids of all ages can create nature oriented crafts or plant a seedling – maybe even walk… read more
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Free Yoga Storytime

when: every Sunday at 4:15 p.m.

where: Lower Manhattan , Lollipop Moon, 189 Front St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 0-6

the scoop:

Karma Kids brings an extra special flare to story time with puppets, songs, and of… read more
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Pop Up Makerspace on Pier 25

when: every Sunday at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Tribeca, Pier 25, Hudson River at N. Moore St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: 6+

the scoop:

Presented by Google, kids can drop in for guided maker workshops in Hudson River Park.… read more

Story Laurie Concert in Central Park

when: Aug 24 at 12 p.m.

where: Upper West Side, Peter Jay Sharp Children's Glade, West of Great Hill Oval from West 103rd to West 106th St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Round up the toddlers before summer is over and venture out to see Laurie McIntosh… read more
KidAround! at the South Street Seaport is a FREE family event series featuring live music, story-time with your favorite characters, games and more! Happening Sundays (except July 20th) this Summer at 11 Fulton Street.

KidAround! at the South Street Seaport

when: Jun 22, 2014 - Aug 31 at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: South Street Seaport, 11 Fulton St., New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Head to South Street Seaport for a free family event series featuring live music, story-time… read more
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NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam

when: Aug 24 at 10 a.m.

where: Governors Island, New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Car loving kids will get a kick out of this classic VW show that’s taking… read more
KidAround! at the South Street Seaport is a FREE family event series featuring live music, story-time with your favorite characters, games and more! Happening Sundays (except July 20th) this Summer at 11 Fulton Street.

Stacey Peasley Concert at South Street Seaport

when: Aug 24 at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: South Street Seaport, New York, Ny

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

See this award-winning songstress who brings stories, songs, games and more to the stage for… read more
Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Museum for a Sunday afternoon full of family-friendly activities. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy our 2 p.m. family exhibition tour, or go on your own thematic gallery search. Sundays in August explore animals and masks!

Family Sundays at The Rubin Museum of Art

when: every Sunday at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Chelsea, The Rubin Museum of Art, 150 W. 17th St., New York, Ny

cost: $5 per child; regular admission fees for adults; member discounts available

ages: 3+

the scoop:

Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Museum for a Sunday afternoon full… read more
Free Art Island Outpost Location: Governors Island, Outside Buildings 11 & 14 in Nolan Park Dates: Every Saturday & Sunday from May 24-September 28, 2014 (and Holiday Mondays: May 26 & September 1) Times: 11-3 PM Ages: 1-15 Visit our Free Art Island Outpost on historic Governors Island every Saturday & Sunday this summer from 11-3 PM for free hands-on art making workshops and art-viewing experiences! CMA/Free Arts Island Outpost presents “Dreamscapes”! Visit our Free Art Island Outpost on historic Governors Island every Saturday & Sunday this summer from 11-3 PM for free hands-on art making workshops led by CMA Teaching Artists and art-viewing experiences. Join us as we spend the summer amongst the trees, with the crickets and cicadas, dreaming of far away spaces and surreal surroundings! Places with wonderful surprises and strange twists, where not making sense makes the most sense! Be prepared for theater games and film-making; painting, collage, and found object art; costume and prop-making; up-cycling, recycling, and re-purposing! And don’t forget: The Flubber Experience!

Free Art Island Outpost

when: every Sunday at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Governors Island, Outside Buildings 11 & 14 in Nolan Park, New York, NY

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Visit CMA’s Free Art Island Outpost on historic Governors Island every Saturday & Sunday this summer… read more

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