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Join Color Wink Studio and Sugar Hill Creamery for art-making and ice cream.
Learn about Black and Afro-Latinx artists through storytime, discussions and art projects at interactive, bilingual Coquí Club at El Museo.
Look for fairy tale motifs at the castle-like Cloisters.
UPPER WEST SIDE
🎺 Dance the Charleston; craft paper trumpets in honor of jazz legend Louis Armstrong; design Jazz Age cloche hats; and try more-hands-on arts & activities at CMOM's month-long Harlem Renaissance: A Celebration of Black Brilliance.
🎺 Go on an I Spy scavenger hunt among historic toy trains, figurines, and miniature models in Holiday Express: Toys and Trains from the Jerni Collection, dress up like favorite Jewish Deli foods and join Sunday storytime.
🎺 Stop by the weekly R&R: Shabbat at the JCC for free art workshops, live music, storytelling, food, indoor and outdoor play and other activities for all ages.
UPPER EAST SIDE
🎶 A professional orchestra, young soloists and zany Professor Treblemaker explore what happens when "classical" music is more like "pop" music in LOS Kids: Johann Strauss Jr, Pop Star
🎶 Dance to the delightful sounds of Little Miss Ann at the Jewish Museum then make watercolor nature scenes.
🎶 Parents of wee ones can join Guggenheim Stroller Tours. All families can explore two must-see exhibits: Alex Katz: Gathering, with NYC characters in freestanding cutouts and Nick Cave: Forothermore, with elaborate installations and textile works.
🌹 Add freshly cut roses to trellises among heart-shaped hedge rows in Love's h|Edge, the winner of this year's Love in Times Square Design Competition.
🌹 Join a Bryant Park Lunar New Year Celebration, then bump and spin on Bumper Cars on Ice.
🌹 See a Yayoi Kuasma robot painting polka dots.
🌹 Head to Hudson Yards for lion dances and ribbon-twirling performances.
🔨 Make valentine vases at Home Depot at free monthly workshops
🔨 Join free art-making at Rubin Family Sundays.
🧧 Join Adventures from The Shed, lively immersive performances featuring puppetry, singing, dancing, storytelling and a bit of theatrical magic.
🧧 See a classic tale with a comic twist in Teatro SEA's bilingual musical play The True Story of Little Red.
Enjoy seasonal activities, festive winter lights, fire pits and a 5,000-square foot outdoor skating rink at Governors Island Winter Village.
🎥 See animated and live action short films from around the globe at BAMkids’ annual film festival - and create your own new stories through experiential activities, performances, and play.
🎥 Celebrate music and diversity with renowned clarinetist Oran Etkin and Moroccan Gnawa musician Samir Langus at Timbalooloo Jazz for Kids.
🎥 Enjoy engaging and eclectic free art and entertainment for all ages at Brooklyn Museum's Free Saturday. Explore the art of fashion at the spectacular Thierry Mugler: Couturissime.at Brooklyn Museum.
🎥 Groove at Rock and Roll Playhouse: Bob Marley then stay for family bowling.