All the Cats Join In: Swing Dance with your Family
May 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Ages: 8-10 to 15-18
Experience the joy of dancing together in an hour-long class focusing on the basic rhythms, figures, and mechanics for Swing dance. Join in as Caleb Teicher, acclaimed dancer/choreographer, and co-teachers, Evita Arce & LaTasha Barnes lead families to enjoy communication and connection by dancing as an individual, in family units, and then as a full class community. Geared toward families with children ages 8 + and their parents/caregivers. There are no audience or observer tickets for this event. It is fully participatory.
Join an intergenerational drop-in gallery visit and art-making experience. Each session, a practicing artist or artist educator focuses on a work on view in MAD’s current exhibitions, leading hands-on activities and engaging discussions geared towards an intergenerational audience.
Discussions and activities are ongoing; join at any time.
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Central Park’s largest playground features a shaded area with swings and slides, a large, maze-like climbers, seasonal water features, sloped turf, a large sandbox area, low monkey bars, tunnels, ramps and (our favorite) giant rocks to climb. Plus a spacious bathroom.
Face painters, musicians and giant bubble makers often congregate at the entrance.More info