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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Aug 11, 2019 @ 4:30 pm6:30 pm

Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Boulevard
Queens, NY

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Suggested Ages: 4-5 to Adult Friendly, Adult Friendly

Ages 4-12 years create links between the Shakespearean text and their own lives through close reading, theatre games, and previews of characters and situations a in a free interactive workshop followed by a 5 pm performance of the classic Shakespeare comedy about the lovers in the woods and wandering into the midst of a dispute between the king and queen of the fairies.

Lunar NY Crafts for Kids

LIC Girl Scout Troop #4731, which is comprised of high school juniors and seniors, hosts a Lunar New Year-themed arts & craft afternoon for families with children in K-8th grade. Enjoy arts and crafts stations for kids, along with a bake sale.

The event is free, but donations are welcome and will be used…

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Free Admission Noguchi Museum

On the first Friday of every month, enjoy  free admission to a serene museum and gardens  founded and designed by internationally renowned Japanese-American artist Isamu Noguchi. Advance reservations are highly recommended; tickets are released two weeks before each date.

Housed in a repurposed 1920s red brick industrial building, with an attached concrete pavilion designed and…

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Noguchi Museum Open Studio

Explore artworks by Isamu Noguchi in the galleries and participate in art-making activities inspired by Lunar New Year in the lower-level education studio.

This month, design a tote bag inspired by one of the twelve lunar zodiac animals: Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Boar. No registration required for…

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Noguchi Museum Open Studio: Gallery Kit

Families and visitors of all ages are invited to pick up a Gallery Kit filled with art materials from museum educators, and explore the exhibition In Praise of Caves during its closing weekend. Free with admission; no registration is required.

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Gantry Plaza State Park/Hunter’s Point Park South

Visit two Long Island City playgrounds within walking distance of each other set in a large riverside oasis with spectacular Manhattan views.

Lots of places to climb and spin (and splash in the summer) at the playground at Gantry Plaza State Park with a cushioned rainbow floor and groovy design. Stroll along the park’s four…

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