Sunday, February 1, 2015

What, When, Where: Events This Week in NYC for Kids

The holidays are over, but the cold weather is unfortunately not. If your little ones are getting antsy from being cooped up in the house, check out some of these great family-friendly events that we compiled to burn off some of that energy.

A New York Love Story

WHAT: Love is in the air, and you can celebrate with your little loved ones by making handmade Valentines at this great family workshop. 

WHEN: Sunday, February 8th and Sunday, February 14th at 11:00 am

WHERE: Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave. 


From Here to There

WHAT: Do you have a little scientist among you? He or she will LOVE this event at the Brooklyn's Children Museum that will allow them to explore the science of how things move, with a focus on land, sea and air. (PS. There's a ball pit!) 

WHEN: Friday, February 6th to May 10th 

WHERE: 145 Brooklyn Ave., Crown Heights, Brooklyn


Nature Playtime
WHAT: Your kids can get their zoo fix even in the winter at the Prospect Park Zoo. Kids will do art projects, insect observations, and even play in the snow (if it's there of course), all while learning about animals and nature. Perfect for ages 2 to 7. 

WHEN: Sunday, February 8th at 10:30am 

WHERE: Prospect Park Zoo, 450 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn 


One Hundred Books Famous in Children's Literature
WHAT: Perfect for the little reader in your life, this event will allow kids and adults alike to go through classics like Alice in Wonderland and Winnie the Pooh, as well as some rare editions and modern favorites.

WHEN: Monday, February 2nd - Saturday, February 7th

WHERE: The Grolier Club, 47 E 60th Street, Upper East Side


Sesame Street presents the Body Exhibit
WHAT: As an early education nonprofit, we love any event that incorporates learning with fun, and this exhibit is sure to do just that! Your little ones will have the opportunity to learn how the body works with help from the Sesame Street crew. It's a lesson they'll never forget!

WHEN: Sunday, February 1st - Sunday, May 3rd

WHERE: Liberty Science Center, Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City