Family Day | Urban Indian: Native New York Now
February 19 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Suggested Ages: 6-7, 8-10, 11-14
Explore what it means to be a Native person living in New York today. Join a story time with Elise McMullen-Ciotti (a member of the Cherokee Nation) as she reads aloud from the acclaimed children’s book Indian No More. Explore the galleries to learn about the intersectional experiences of Native Americans in urban spaces and create artwork based on the exhibition Urban Indian: Native New York Now.
Geared to families with children ages 6–12 years old. Activities are designed for adults and children to complete together. Snack included.
Follow the story of NYC’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in a changing world through more than 400 objects as well as interactive digital experiences. Framed around the key themes of money, density, diversity, and creativity, New York City’s…
Explore the excitement and evolution of urban basketball – in schoolyards, street corners, gymnasiums, and packed arenas – and the energy of the diverse New Yorkers who play it and love it. Relive historic highs and lows, and revisit legendary players like Knicks legend Walt “Clyde” Frazier, Hall of Famer…