In this new exhibition, words are given visual form. Letters, words, or phrases are transcribed, visualized, verbalized, symbolized, morphed into patterns, scrambled, or even erased.
This exhibition celebrates the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the 1939 and 1964 Fairs. With a variety of postcards, photos, ephemera and souvenirs, the exhibition shows how transportation was a symbol for the future, its potential effect on modern American life, and the technological advancements in transportation that American corporations claimed would make a better world possible. Runs Monday – Friday from 8am – 8pm and Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 6pm.
Golfers of all ages can learn about key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more! 9:30 am–5 pm.
Children are encouraged to explore science through slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, sand boxes, and more, weather permitting. 9:30 am–5 pm.
Fans of all ages will be immersed in this experience that brings them deep into the world of Marvel’s The Avengers. 10 am–8 pm.
Mysteries Revealed features more than 30 dinosaur species and how scientists reconstruct the fossil pieces. The ride runs through the zoo and has fully animatronic dinosaurs as they move and snarl. The 40 foot T-Rex is joined by deinonychus, prodohadros, stegosaurus and edmontonia. 10 am–5 pm.
Grab a paddle and show your table tennis skills at one of the two state of the art tables in Bryant Park. 11 am–7 pm.
Children from birth to 5 years old- interactive stories, finger-play, and action songs. 11 am.
Head over to the park for a break- to play your favorite board games, from Scrabble to Candy Land and everything in between. 11 am–7 pm.
Take a ride on one of the zoo’s 25 animals from around the world. The carousel features hand-carved endangered or vulnerable wild animals. 11 am–3 pm.
Practice technique or play for fun. All equipment is provided. 11 am–7 pm.
Participants will learn how to play chess as the Vikings did in this Scandinavian lawn game. 11 am–7 pm.
Little ones 18 months to 3 years old with a caregiver listen to interactive stories, fingerplay and spend time with other tykes. Pre-registration required. 11–11:45 am.
For children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. Space limited, first come first served. 11:30 am–12:30 pm and 2:30–3:30 pm.
Toddlers and pre-schoolers with a caregiver listen to stories, do crafts, listen to songs, dance and sing and have play with other children. 11:30 am–12:30 pm.
Preschoolers and toddlers (ages 18 months to 4 years) enjoy fingerplays, music, rhymes and stories with their parents/caregivers. 11:30 am.
Children use fun games and activities to learn what makes birds so special. Noon–4 pm.
Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts - 12:30–2:30 pm.
Children 10 years and older learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value, and sketching. 2–3:30 pm.
Children learn and play and strengthen developmental, and language skills. 3–6 pm.
How did Snappy get its name? Find out in this fun event. 3–4 pm.
Children laern and play and strengthen developmental, and language skills. 3–6 pm.
Join other school-age children for fun, creative art activities and lawn games. 3:30–5:30 pm.
Join with friends, bring snacks and use the library’s lap tops for homework.For children 13 to 18 years old. 3:30–4:30 pm.
Children 12 to 18 years old play Xbox and Kinect games. 4 pm.
Afternoon programs offer educational, cultural and other fun activities that all members of the family can enjoy together. 4–5 pm.
All about the DJ’s - enjoy classic breaks, soul, salsa and more hosted by Grand master Caz and the Invincible Sound by Superman. Teens and young adults. 4–8 pm.
Tweens and teens ages 10-17 can hone their skills and socialize with their peers at this weekly workshop. 4 pm.
Children, ages 4 and younger, sing, move, and listen while enjoying special stories. 4 pm.