Kids Activities in the Westchester New York Area | Kids Out and About Westchester

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LEGO® Weekend at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

Help LEGO® experts create an enormous Aquarium-themed scene using everyone’s favorite building blocks during “LEGO Weekend” Jan. 26 and 27 at The Maritime Aquarium! Throughout the weekend, LEGO experts from Play-Well TEKnologies will engineer a big fun project made entirely out of LEGO blocks in Newman’s Own Hall. The experts will create the scene, but it needs animals! Aquarium guests can build a small LEGO marine creature that will be part of the finished piece, or create pieces of their choosing. Look for additional LEGO-focused activities in the Aquarium during the special weekend. Attention Aquarium Members! Join us at 9 a.m. both Saturday & Sunday for special early access to "LEGO Weekend."
Dates: 
01/26/2019
01/27/2019
10 am - 5 pm
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Location:

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT, 06854
United States

Phone:

(203) 852-0700

SPRING BREAK "MINI" 3-DAY THEATRE CAMP at Spotlight Arts

Join us for 3 days of theatre fun during your spring break! Our spring break mini-camp is a 3-day program designed to provide light-hearted theatre and fun for ages 6 - 14. Students work on their acting, singing and dance skills while preparing a cabaret performance including duets, solos & full company numbers from all different broadway and musical theatre hits, including Aladdin, Matilda, Mary Poppins, Wicked, and more! Students also engage in improv and comedy specials, dance, crafts, and other theatre-related activities. The cabaret performance takes place on Day 3 at 3pm.
Dates: 
04/16/2019
04/17/2019
04/18/2019
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM daily
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Location:

67 Main Street Suite 101
Brewster, NY, 10509
United States

Phone:

845.444.ARTS

Mommy & Me at The Rye Nature Center

Stop by this fun-filled hour with your little one. We’ll make crafts and meet animals as we learn about the natural world. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Drop-in class, no pre-registration required. Suggested for ages 18 months to 4 years.
Dates: 
01/28/2019
02/04/2019
02/11/2019
9:15 am
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Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

Spring Musical Theatre Workshop 2019 at Spotlight Arts- ANNIE Jr. (Ages 6-16)

Join Spotlight Arts for a unique performance training experience! This 12-week program meets once a week for twelve sessions and the end result is a full workshop production of the classic musical, "ANNIE" Jr. The last session of the 12 weeks is a full dress rehearsal and the performance dates on May 3rd & 4th include a second dress rehearsal followed by the workshop performance. Students experience a full production with costumes, lighting, sound & scenery at a local theatre.
Dates: 
02/05/2019
02/07/2019
02/12/2019
Tuesdays OR Thursdays from 5:00-7:30 pm, see other details
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Location:

67 Main Street Suite 101
Brewster, NY, 10509
United States

Phone:

845.444.ARTS

Weinberg Nature Center Volunteer Open House

Take in the best of the ‘old’ and ‘new’ vibe this evening as we reinvent the Weinberg Nature Center. Discuss present and future goals with our new part-time director/educator, Sam, and the Center’s animal specialist/educator, Maura. We, too, will hear from the Friends of Weinberg, as they welcome local enrollment and speak on the recent history and the Friend’s coming role at the Nature Center. Whether you are interested in joining the Board of Friends of Weinberg or volunteering with the animals, fund drives or helping to restore the grounds you are all welcome at this Open House!
Dates: 
01/25/2019
5 pm - 7:30 pm
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Location:

455 Mamaroneck Rd
Scarsdale, NY, 10583-7727
United States

Phone:

914-722-1289

The Tamburitzans at Westchester Community College

Join The Tamburitzans for a dazzling two-hour show that celebrates international people and their cultures through vibrant song, dance, music, and costumes! The Tamburitzans are the longest-running live stage show in the United States. Bringing a wealth of performing experience to the stage, the ensemble features 29 talented young artists who are enrolled in college.
Dates: 
01/26/2019
8 pm
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Location:

Westchester Community College Academic Arts Theatre
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, NY, 10595
United States

Phone:

914-606-6262

Music of The Beatles for Kids (AM Show)- Garcia’s

The Rock and Roll Playhouse, a family concert series hosted at Brooklyn Bowl, The Capitol Theatre, Industry City, Ardmore Music Hall, The Sinclair, Boulder Theater, and more, allows kids to “move, play and sing while listening to works from the classic-rock canon” (NY Times).
Dates: 
02/02/2019
11:30 AM
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Location:

Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre
145 Westchester Avenue
Port Chester, NY, 10573
United States

Phone:

(646) 560-0065 Ext. 1265

The Royal Hanneford Circus- at Westchester County Center

Carrying on the tradition, The Royal Hanneford Circus is stepping into the new age of the circus in America. The Hanneford Family is guaranteed to bring smiles and laughter to each and every audience with their wide variety of high end acts and talents from all over the world. We hope you let our family tradition become yours.
Dates: 
02/16/2019
02/17/2019
02/18/2019
Sat: 10am, 2pm & 6pm Sun: 10am, 2pm & 6pm Mon: 10am, 2pm & 6pm
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Location:

198 Central Avenue
White Plains, NY, 10606
United States

Phone:

914-995-4050

Chinese New Year Festival

For the propitious Year of the Pig, the theme of the celebration is “the Culture and Tradition of the Chinese New Year Festival.” It will feature Chinese cuisine presentation and food sampling provided by the local Asian restaurants, bakeries and/or individuals; an art gallery showcasing artworks, calligraphy and Chinese painting; handcraft demonstrations such as paper cutting, origami and traditional costumes; martial arts demonstrations including Tai Chi and Lion Dance; as well as Chinese musical instruments performances. On top of all this, there will be a formal program of various performances by professional artists and local art groups, including but not limited to the Chinese acrobatics. This year happens to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chinese New Year celebration event organized by the Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA). WACA, as in previous years, will hold the upcoming 2019 celebration with generous support from local businesses and organizations. So, please come and spend an afternoon with us to enjoy the festive atmosphere of the Chinese New Year, to learn about the rich history and culture of China, and to taste the delicacies that this culture has to offer.
Dates: 
02/09/2019
2 pm - 6 pm
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Location:

Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
735 Anderson Hill Rd
Harrison, NY, 10577
United States

Winter Recess Camp at Westmoreland Sanctuary

It’s winter break, yay! Don’t let your kids may be stuck inside all day, if your kid needs something fun to do then bring them in to Westmoreland for 4 days’ worth of nature, games, animals, and science and art activities with an emphasis on the outdoors.
Dates: 
02/19/2019
02/20/2019
02/21/2019
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

914-666-8448

Martin Luther King Jr. Speech at Stepping Stones

Martin Luther King Jr. was an innovator because he motivated people to actually change. We're celebrating this inspirational civil rights leader by making Dream Catchers and posters with words like "Equality" and "Freedom" and then watching his "I Have A Dream" speech in the MMG!
Dates: 
01/21/2019
anytime before 4 pm
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Location:

303 West Avenue
Norwalk, CT, 06850
United States

Phone:

203-899-0606

Krafty Kids - "Winter Tree Collage" at Pound Ridge

Please join us in the library as we create a beautiful and creative winter tree. We will use a variety of materials to create our tree, including clay, paint and collage materials. All materials included. Hope to see you there!
Dates: 
01/26/2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Location:

271 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Phone:

(914) 764-5085

Dinner & a Book: 4th & 5th Grade Book Group at Pound Ridge

Come to a great book discussion group with your friends! Pizza and apple juice will be served! Typically on the fourth Thursday of the month at 6PM.
Dates: 
01/24/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Location:

271 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Phone:

(914) 764-5085

A Night at the Museum Sleepover at AMNH

Be among the lucky few to spend A Night at the Museum! As the doors close and the lights dim, you and your group will head out with flashlights in search of a variety of adventures.
Dates: 
01/25/2019
02/23/2019
03/16/2019
6:00 pm—9:00 am
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Location:

Central Park West at 79th street
New York, NY, 10024
United States

Phone:

212-769-5200

2ND ANNUAL PIE PARTY! at Lewisboro Library

All ages & families. We're celebrating National Pie Day - with LOTS of pies! Please contact Ms. Anna if your child has a food allergy.
Dates: 
01/23/2019
5 pm
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Location:

15 Main Street P.O. Box 477
South Salem, NY, 10590
United States

Phone:

(914) 763-3857

NY Metro Reptile Show

The Northeast's largest reptile expo! More than 150 reptile breeders will have thousands of live pet reptiles, amphibians, and arachnids on display and for sale at discounted prices. Vendors will also be selling a huge selection of cages, racks, frozen rodents, feeder bugs, and many other reptile related items.
Dates: 
02/10/2019
04/14/2019
9 am - 4 pm
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Location:

Westchester County Center
198 Central Avenue
White Plains, NY, 10606
United States

Phone:

(845) 526-4845

Music of The Beatles for Kids (PM Show)- Garcia’s

The Rock and Roll Playhouse, a family concert series hosted at Brooklyn Bowl, The Capitol Theatre, Industry City, Ardmore Music Hall, The Sinclair, Boulder Theater, and more, allows kids to “move, play and sing while listening to works from the classic-rock canon” (NY Times).
Dates: 
02/02/2019
2:00 PM
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Location:

Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre
145 Westchester Avenue
Port Chester, NY, 10573
United States

Phone:

(646) 560-0065 Ext. 1265

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center presents "Animals in Winter" at Pound Ridge

Discover the strategies of animals to survive the winter months and the preparation that goes into these strategies. From animals that are migrating to active animals to those that sleep for the winter, we’ll meet some live animals and see the adaptations that wildlife and domestic animals have for surviving our coldest month.
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
12/28/2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Location:

271 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Phone:

(914) 764-5085

TOY AND TRAIN SHOW at The Westchester County Center

Largest toy/train show in the northeast! New and antique toys and trains, all gauges, train parts, layouts, appraisals, diecast cars, books, test tracks, and toy soldiers.
Dates: 
01/27/2019
9 am - 3 pm
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Location:

198 Central Avenue
White Plains, NY, 10606
United States

Phone:

914-995-4050

Old-Fashioned Winter’s Afternoon at Rye Nature Center

Join us for a 43 year-old Rye tradition!
Dates: 
02/02/2019
12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

The Science of Snowflakes at Rye Nature Center

Every crystal of snow that falls from the sky is unique in its own way.
Dates: 
01/26/2019
1:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Rye Nature Center

Location:

873 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY, 10580
United States

Phone:

914.967.5150

THE MACCABEATS at White Plains Performing Arts Center

Using nothing more than the unadulterated human voice, a clean-cut presentation, this a cappella group is able to connect with fans of all backgrounds and ages.
Dates: 
01/26/2019
8 pm
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Location:

11 City Place 3rd Floor, City Center
White Plains, NY, 10601
United States

Phone:

914.328.1600

Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat at Emelin Theatre

Kids of all ages will delight in this fun-filled musical based on the Dr. Seuss classic.
Dates: 
02/09/2019
11:00am and 1:30pm
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Organization:

Emelin Theatre

Location:

153 Library Lane
Mamaroneck, NY, 10543
United States

Phone:

914-698-0098