Suggested Ages: 5 to 14+
See Hayao Miyazaki’s animated tale of friendship and love between a boy and a magical fish who wants to become human on the big screen. In Miyazaki’s loose adaptation of the Little Mermaid fairy tale, with its wondrous vision of life underwater, there are no evil villains to vanquish, only a tender balance to be reached amongst two little kids, two mothers, a wizard, and a small village by the sea.
Includes admission to a fascinating, hands-on museum and exhibition Jim Henson’s World.
Marvels of Media Films
MoMI presents short films and excerpts of feature films and television series created by talented autistic media-makers who have been honored with Marvels of Media Awards. This program includes heartwarming films and videos, featuring thoughtful subjects such as ableism, grief, mental health, and human connection. This screening is followed by a Q&A discussion moderated by…More info
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…More info