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Events for Kids in New York City This Weekend - March 27-March 29


Events for Kids in New York City This WeekendPhoto: Michael Dougherty/Flickr 


While New York City is often thought of as a playground for adults, there's still plenty of fun activities with children. From museum specials to readings to musical performances, City Guide's collection of weekend events for kids in New York City will have your little ones never wanting to leave the concrete jungle.

Junior Voices - Flatiron Plaza
March 28, 2020 - New York

WHAT:Kids have amazing ideas on how to make the world a better place and its time their voices were heard. Junior Voices is a nationwide campaign aiming to do just that. It launches in New York on March 28th with the arrival of a 10ft, dayglow yellow mailbox situated outside the Flatiron building in Manhattan. Whether its an idea on space travel, climate change or animal protection, children are invited to share their thoughts on how to make the world better on a postcard and drop it into the Junior Voices mailbox. All ideas will be sorted and sent to organizations who share their goals and can make real change. Junior Voices coincides with the launch of The Week Junior, the highly anticipated weekly children's magazine from Dennis Publishing. The magazine aims to help children find their place in the world and this inaugural campaign empowers them to have their say on it. A selection of postcards submitted through Junior Voices will be published in future issues of the magazine.Also available on the day will be a photo booth, goodie bags, and complimentary issues of the magazines. Guests will get to meet The Week Juniors leading editorial team: Editor-in-Chief And... (read more)

Watson Adventures Grand Central Scramble Family Scavenger Hunt - Grand Central Terminal
March 28, 2020 - New York

Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt for adults and kids 7 and up! Kids and adults work together to uncover the secrets of this amazing train station. To win, youll have to go nuts in the Whispering Gallery, learn a secret about the stars in the sky, find TV celebs in the food court, stand on fish under an upside-down tree in the Grand Central Market, and learn the arrival time of a ghost train. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Advance purchase is required.

Long Island Reptile Expo CANCELED - Suffolk Community College- Arena
March 29, 2020 - Brentwood,

Come see thousands of live pet reptiles on display and for sale as pets! Newly expanded- more than 70 breeders and 180+ total vendor tables. If you like reptiles, or are looking for a scaly new pet, this is the event for you!Admission is $10/adults, and $5/kids 7-12 (6 and under free), pay at the door.

Show Up, Kids! Brunch Show! - Dive 106
March 29, 2020 - New York

Following sold-out runs on the Lower East Side, Peter Michael Marinos critically acclaimed "Show Up, Kids! moves to the Upper West Side for a special brunch performance at Dive 106 on March 29 at 11:30am. Parents can enjoy adult beverages while the little ones munch on kids menu items at this special family performancein a bar. This interactive, semi-improvised, family show for kids 3-10 years old puts a wildly comedic, theatrical twist on the traditional kids show. When the main attraction doesnt show up, Pete enlists the help of the kids to provide prompts and control everything from plot to props, characters to costumes, and settings to sound in a one-of-a-kind, 60-minute laughfest.

Stone Soup Cooking Class - Bernie Wohl Center
March 29, 2020 - New York

Farm Arts Collective presents a LIVE cooking show that delights family audiences with songs, stories, and 4 tasty recipes using farm fresh vegetables. Includes food!Written and performed by Tannis Kowalchuk and Jess Beveridge, and directed by Daniel Lendzian.How to Cook Seasonal Vegetables: With a sprinkle of song, dance, and plenty of chop, slice, and dice, audiences learn how to turn farm fresh vegetables into delicious meals. Two "perfarmers" cook up seasonal dishes while cleverly enacting the folk tale of Stone Soup. As we learn how a farmer grows nutritious vegetables from seeds, how cultures around the world prepare versatile, scrumptious cabbage, the room begins to fill with the savory aromas of a meal we will all share. Young adult novelist, Wendy Townsend.

Resource Fair for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities - Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center
March 29, 2020 - Little Neck

Commonpoint Queens is hosting a Special Services Resource Fair on Sunday, March 29, from 1-4pm at Commonpoint Queens Sam Field Center!This FREE public event is for:People with disabilitiesFamily members and friendsTeachers, students, professionals and community membersWe will be giving out information on our vast array of programs for individuals with developmental disabilities, including: day rehabilitation services, summer camps, recreational programs, transitional & vocational services, respite services and more. Well also be addressing assistive technology, special needs financial planning, parent support services, care coordination and therapy options.Discover community resources, attend break out workshop sessions, network with families and share information. You can see our full workshop schedule at the bottom of the page.Shuttle Bus service available to/from Commonpoint Queens Central Queens 67-09 108th Street, Forest Hills NY 11375. Pick up times at CQ: 12:30pm, 2:30pm. Bus will leave the resource fair to head back to CQ at 2pm and 4pm.For more details, please contact Amanda Smith at (718) 225-6750 ext 286 or at [email protected] or v... (read more)

Sing-a-long with Lloyd H. Miller of the Deedle Deedle Dees - Dekalb Market Hall
Through March 31, 2020 - Brooklyn

Join us! Sing-a-long for families with Lloyd H. Miller of the Deedle Deedle Dees.Every Tuesday & Friday in MarchTime: 10:30am -11:30amSuggested Donation: $10 Child, $5 Sibling

TADA! Youth Theater Announces Winter Semester Classes Open for Registration - TADA! Youth Theater
Through May 09, 2020 - New York

Winter Classes 12 session musical theater weekly classes begin January 27, 2020 through May 9, 2020.All TADA! classes and camps are focused on original work and are team-taught by two professional Teaching Artists with extensive experience in musical theater and arts education. Ensemble methods are taught to encourage active listening, empathy and working with others. All students focus on daily musical theater training, expressing themselves through storytelling and developing characters within their show. Winter session classes culminate in a quality performance where students perform their very own mini-musical for a live audience.

Day Pass for Unlimited Art Projects! - Private Picassos
Through June 01, 2020 - Brooklyn

Ages 1.5 - 18+ yrsUnlimited art projects at our studio for 1 day.Get 20% off specialty projects (including Acrylic on Canvas, DIY Stuffed Animal & Weekly Specials) and 10% off retail items!

The Wizard of Oz: a Jazz Musical for All Ages - Harlem Rep/Tato Laviera Theatre
Through June 20, 2020 - New York

"The Wizard of Oz" is mounted for the stage with a multi-racial cast, a jazz underscore and authoritative dramaturgy by representatives of the Yip Harburg Lyrics Foundation. Director/choreographer is Keith Lee Grant, Founding Artistic and Producing Director of Harlem Rep. With its timeless score and eternal allegories, this musical is a magical experience for young (and young-at-heart) audiences. Based on MGMs classic motion picture, the stage version mounted here follows John Kane's adaptation for the Royal Shakespeare Company, which is based on the book by L. Frank Baum, with brilliant songs by lyricist E.Y. ("Yip") Harburg and composer Harold Arlen.Thanks to work of dramaturg Deena R. Harburg, President of the Yip Harburg Lyrics Foundation, in association with acclaimed librettist Arthur Perlman, New York audiences have a chance to see the show sharpened to more of the original vision of E.Y. "Yip" Harburg, who was an unashamedly progressive thinker. The cast is multi-racial and features Latino, Black and Asian actors, fulfilling Yip's vision of a multicultural universe. Dorothy, played by Taylor-Rey Rivera, is interpreted as a modern girl and future leader who is grow... (read more)

Magic Show - Broadway Comedy Club
Through June 27, 2020 - New York

Prepare yourself for an afternoon filled with mystery and inspiration during the Magic Show, one hour show at the legendary Broadway Comedy Club. Master magician will enchant the young at heart with a dazzling display of sleight of hand tricks for kids and mentalism for adults. Multiple show dates -- Feb. 22, March 14, March 28, April 4, April 28, May 9, May 16, June 13 and June 27It is an interactive experience for the young at heart.DOORS OPEN AT 12:30 P.M.SHOW RUNS FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.Please note - there is two item food and beverage minimum requirement.

Discount from Kids Dentistry Center - Kids Dentistry Center
Through October 19, 2020 - Brooklyn

Kids Dentistry Center is one of a kind pediatric office which offers children the best in dental and orthodontic therapy in a fun and exciting environment that includes a unique entertainment area featuring video games and toys. Established in 1992, it is the preeminent practice for Pediatric Dentistry in Brooklyn. For a limited time, we are having an event for all new patients, 5-10% off any service. Please contact Kids Dentistry Center for consultation by this number: +1 718-491-5300.

Magic show featuring Randy Masters - Broadway Comedy Club
Through May 04, 2091 - New York

Prepare yourself for an afternoon filled with mystery and inspiration during the Magic Show, one hour show at the legendary Broadway Comedy Club.Master magician will enchant the young at heart with a dazzling display of sleight of hand tricks for kids and mentalism for adults.It is an interactive experience for the young at heart.DOORS OPEN AT 12:30 P.M.SHOW RUNS FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.Please note there is two item food and beverage minimum requirement.

Magic show featuring Randy Masters - Broadway Comedy Club
Through May 04, 2091 - New York

Prepare yourself for an afternoon filled with mystery and inspiration during the Magic Show, one hour show at the legendary Broadway Comedy Club.Master magician will enchant the young at heart with a dazzling display of sleight of hand tricks for kids and mentalism for adults.It is an interactive experience for the young at heart.DOORS OPEN AT 12:30 P.M.SHOW RUNS FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.Please note there is two item food and beverage minimum requirement.


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