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Brooklyn Contra Family Dance Party

Brooklyn Contra presents a Family Dance Party!

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)

212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam Upper West Side
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

Make a festival game such as ring toss, corn hole, or giant jenga. At 2 & 3 pm, dance masters Carl Levine and Helen White, joined by internationally-renowned musicians Cynthia Shaw (piano) and Naomi Morse (fiddle), lead an interactive program of musical movement, singing games and lively community dances, from American and international traditions. Plus lost of other classes and workshops throughout the day.

Let’s Dance!

Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures and traditions, and as a healthy physical activity. Interact with an immersive video projection dome dance portal to learn with…

Art, Artists & You

In a dynamic, hands-on environment, watch, follow, collaborate with, and take inspiration from working contemporary artists in studio workspaces. Explore the work of a diverse set of artists who work with materials and techniques such as assemblage/collage, fiber arts, technology/new media and paper.

Native American Arts Fest

Celebrate Native American culture with performances by ‒Thunderbird American Indian Dancers, Native American games like the ring and pin, hacky sack, and the stick game, themed storytimes.

Orwashers UWS

Choose from salads, sandwiches, amazing healthy artisanal bread and not-so-healthy pastries at the new UWS outpost of the 100+-year-old Orwashers Bakery with counter service and seating.

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Cafe Lalo

The extensive cheesecake-heavy dessert menu and charming Belle Époque decor lure locals to this cash-only tourist favorite. Dine on salads, sandwiches, pastries and all-day waffles, quiches and omelets or choose…

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Let’s Dance!

Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures…

More info

Art, Artists & You

In a dynamic, hands-on environment, watch, follow, collaborate with, and take inspiration from working contemporary artists in studio workspaces. Explore the work of a diverse set of artists who work…

More info