Are you ready for the weekend? This artistic feast for the eyes is waiting for you at the NYBG,  the Brooklyn Children’s Museum invites you to celebrate Holi with them, or you can celebrate Earth Day with these open streets and activities. Scroll down to check out the rest of our fun weekend event picks for kids below!

KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature

Spectacular installations feature Kusama’s multifaceted art, including monumental floral sculptures that transform NYBG’s 250-acre landmark landscape. Event Details.

Young Chefs at APEC

Eggs are one of the most versatile foods all over the globe and you will prove that as you make Griddle Farmer’s Omelets, Egg Cheese Puffs, and delicious Egg Creams! Event Details.

Virtual Tea Party with Rapunzel

Let your hair down as you listen to a story, craft and songs with the purple princess herself. What a perfect way to get into the spring spirit. Event Details.

The Paper Bag Players

This delightful performance, filmed all around New York City, is filled with sing-along songs, freewheeling dances, colorful paper and cardboard costumes, as well as a guided draw-your-own-picture experience. Event Details.

Join the Doodling and Comics Club

Participants will write their original stories, design new characters and worlds, learn techniques to master their storytelling as well as doodling skills, and publish their very own comics! Event Details.

Earth Day Celebration

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy is excited to celebrate Earth Day with a series of FREE fitness classes, self-led volunteer opportunities, and educational programs. Event Details.

Celebrate Holi

It’s BCM’s annual celebration of the holiday celebrating springtime, renewal, color and play! Known as the “Color Festival,” Holi originated in India and is now enjoyed by millions of people worldwide. Event Details.

Run for the Wild

Each year, the WCS Run for the Wild raises awareness of the threats facing wildlife while fundraising to help WCS’s conservation work at the Bronx Zoo and around the world. Event Details.

Street Arts: An Earth Day Celebration

This festive afternoon of dance, art and music will demonstrate the healing qualities and joyful expression that happen when neighbors come together in community. Event Details.

Poster Kids: Advertising Dreams

This workshop will focus on sketching games that exercise imaginations through illustration. Event Details.

 

There are tons more events on our calendar – be sure to check them out all week long!

 

–  Jesseca Stenson

 

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