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Wednesday, May 24 (See map view)

Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.

10 am to 4pm.

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology. Visitors can fly actual drones and explore the use of drones in police and fire departments, fashion, and art.

10 am to 5 pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Get your hands dirty at kids’ discovery stations throughout the Garden. Investigate and classify plants, touch a carnivorous plant and learn how it eats, or go on a monarch and milkweed exploration in the meadow! This is a drop-in program for schools and families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for cancellation updates, visit this page.

10:15 am to 12:15 am.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Children from 18 months to 5 years of age and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood.

11 am.

Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. Toddlers (18-36 months), Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

11:30 am.

Children climb aboard and learn the Hebrew Alphabet with interactive and hands on experiences.

Noon to 4 pm.

Bring your family for a guided walk and discover why Central Park is a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike. Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits – rugged backpacks filled with kid-friendly binoculars, field guides, and hand lenses.

1 pm to 2:30 pm.

Plants and imaginations grow at the Howell Family Garden, where kids are allowed—no, encouraged!—to play in the dirt. Display gardens, such as the Global Gardens, Bean Tunnel and Salad Bowl, and daily interactive gardening activities delight and inspire.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art, projects include a popsicle stick puppet.

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Children 6 to 14 years old have an opportunity to improve their education through structured and unstructured activities that enhance science, technology, engineering and math along with literacy activities. Each child must commit to the full year program; have a valid Queens Library card, and the permission of a parent or guardian.

3 pm to 5:30 pm.

Hosted by Dr. Sydney Butts and Dr. David Biro, come learn all about what you can do to prevent skin cancer and promote healthy skin - get a spot check by dermatology professionals, skincare product samples and snacks and refreshments.

4 pm to 6 pm.

Thursday, May 25 (See map view)

Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.

10 am to 4pm.

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology. Visitors can fly actual drones and explore the use of drones in police and fire departments, fashion, and art.

10 am to 5 pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Get your hands dirty at kids’ discovery stations throughout the Garden. Investigate and classify plants, touch a carnivorous plant and learn how it eats, or go on a monarch and milkweed exploration in the meadow! This is a drop-in program for schools and families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for cancellation updates, visit this page.

10:15 am to 12:15 am.

Stories, games and surprises for our youngest transportation fans! Free with admission. For ages 2-5 and adult companions.

10:15 am to 11 am.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn. Great for kids ages 5 and younger.

10:30 am to 11:30 am.

This contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale is presented by The CityParks PuppetMobile and sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of Brazil, where, thanks to the help of her fairy godmother, Cinderella attends Rio de Janeiro’s biggest Carnaval gala and dances the samba with Prince Paulo himself. After Cinderella is forced to flee the gala just before midnight, the prince sets out to find the mystery woman who stole his heart, in hopes of marrying her. The lproduction features an original commissioned musical soundtrack that brings samba center-stage; handcrafted Carnaval festival floats on parade; and one-of-a-kind marionettes donning their most vibrant Carnaval costumes, created by the expert puppeteers from the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park.

11 am to noon.

Babies and toddlers enjoy a full fountain musical morning.

11 am to noon.

Children climb aboard and learn the Hebrew Alphabet with interactive and hands on experiences.

Noon to 4 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to build and be challenged.

2 pm to 5:30 pm.

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