Adventures from The Shed
Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 6
Talented Chickenshed teaching artists lead preschoolers and their families through an immersive and inclusive performance with puppetry, music, movement, storytelling and a bit of American Sign Language.
Look for evocative symbols and shapes among Carolyn Salas’s large, laser-cut, powder-coated aluminum sculptures. The intricate patterns reference conflicting expectations and possibilities of womanhood and feminine identity.
Wednesday–Sunday, 12 – 7 pmMore info
Marvel at the largest gingerbread village in the world, now at Essex Market. Lots of fun details to discover including cable cars and subway stations, all made from only edible ingredients: gingerbread, royal icing and candy.
Make your own gingerbread houses or trains during weekend GingerBread Lane Workshops ($15, reserve in advance).
Ride back in time on a vintage fleet of subway cars. Hop on ‘The Train of Many Colors’ along the 1 line with rattan seats, ceiling fans, incandescent bulb lighting, drop-sash style windows, vintage roll signs, and original advertisements. Ride a selection of cars manufactured in the 1960s: the R-33, R-33WF and R-36 cars. With…More info
Learn about the more than sixty stained glass windows of a historic synagogue and collage a colorful creation of your own. See how the colorful shapes and patterns bring the synagogue to life. from capturing natural light to displaying beautiful designs.
Online RSVP required. Included with museum admission.More info