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Monday, June 26 (See map view)

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.

Music time! Story time! Art time! Teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session when the museum is closed for general hours. Parent and/or caregivers are required to join and we encourage family collaboration throughout the class. No sign up required.*

10:45 am to noon.

Tuesday, June 27 (See map view)

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.

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.

Music time! Story time! Art time! Teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session when the museum is closed for general hours. Parent and/or caregivers are required to join and we encourage family collaboration throughout the class. No sign up required.*

10:45 am to noon.

Held in the cozy Barbara K. Lipman Children’s History Library, this program introduces New York and American history to the littlest New Yorkers with age-appropriate readings and engaging hands-on activities. Ages 3 to 5 years old.

3:30 pm.

Family friendly live music in the garden. Toma Iliev, a graduate of the Juilliard School, will enchant with a historically informed performance on Baroque and classical violin. Historic wooden toys will be placed in the garden after the concert for children to play with. Museum tour and complimentary beverages included.

6 pm to 7:30 pm.

Join us for a tour of our flagship salt marsh! Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas. (second Tuesday of every month)

6 pm to 7 pm.

Through magical lighting and imagery, the American Southwest is transformed on stage by the dancers of Momix. The production combines dance, music and costumes to create a multi-media experience. Performers morph into luminous, exotic, many-limbed creatures of the desert,including birds, insects, giant saguaros, tumbleweeds, fire dancers, cactus wrens, and Gila monsters - all to the music of …

7:30 pm.

Wednesday, June 28 (See map view)

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.

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.

Music time! Story time! Art time! Teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session when the museum is closed for general hours. Parent and/or caregivers are required to join and we encourage family collaboration throughout the class. No sign up required.*

1:45 pm to 3 pm.

Through magical lighting and imagery, the American Southwest is transformed on stage by the dancers of Momix. The production combines dance, music and costumes to create a multi-media experience. Performers morph into luminous, exotic, many-limbed creatures of the desert,including birds, insects, giant saguaros, tumbleweeds, fire dancers, cactus wrens, and Gila monsters - all to the music of …

7:30 pm.

Thursday, June 29 (See map view)

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.

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.

Music time! Story time! Art time! Teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session when the museum is closed for general hours. Parent and/or caregivers are required to join and we encourage family collaboration throughout the class. No sign up required.*

10:45 am to noon.

Beginning cross stitchers and younger children will learn the basic stitch and create a bookmark with their new skill. More seasoned stitchers and older children and adults make a handcrafted gift for someone. Ages 7 and up.

3:30 pm.

Through magical lighting and imagery, the American Southwest is transformed on stage by the dancers of Momix. The production combines dance, music and costumes to create a multi-media experience. Performers morph into luminous, exotic, many-limbed creatures of the desert,including birds, insects, giant saguaros, tumbleweeds, fire dancers, cactus wrens, and Gila monsters - all to the music of …

8 pm.

Friday, June 30 (See map view)

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.

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.

Music time! Story time! Art time! Teaching artists for an art-filled drop-in session when the museum is closed for general hours. Parent and/or caregivers are required to join and we encourage family collaboration throughout the class. No sign up required.*

10:45 am to noon.

Held in the cozy Barbara K. Lipman Children’s History Library, this program introduces New York and American history to the littlest New Yorkers with age-appropriate readings and engaging hands-on activities. Ages 3 to 5 years old.

3:30 pm.

Through magical lighting and imagery, the American Southwest is transformed on stage by the dancers of Momix. The production combines dance, music and costumes to create a multi-media experience. Performers morph into luminous, exotic, many-limbed creatures of the desert,including birds, insects, giant saguaros, tumbleweeds, fire dancers, cactus wrens, and Gila monsters - all to the music of …

8 pm.

Saturday, July 1 (See map view)

Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children’s instructor. All children are welcome with a parent or caregiver. Please arrive early, and bring a towel or yoga mat.

9 am to 9:45 am.

Join expert instructors from Orvis for lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging, equipment will be provided; registration is required. For older teens.

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 6 pm.

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.

Make art during the summer with hands-on art making workshops and art-viewing experiences! The open outdoor space of the Free Arts Island Outpost beckons you to come collaboratively create! Young artists will be inspired and challenged to explore big projects utilizing found objects and traditional mediums. This is a space to invent, adapt, and transform your relationship to art and the art making …

11 am to 3 pm.

Spend you time saluting those who fought in the American Revolution! Living Historians from the 3rd New Jersey Regiment, historical reenactors portraying soldiers and civilians, will be encamped in the Museum to answer your questions about life on and off the battlefield. Look into a Continental soldier’s tent to see their uniforms and equipment up close or line up to learn a military drill!

11 am to 4 pm.

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