FEATURED EVENTS | Kids Out and About Long Island

FEATURED EVENTS

Call to Artists for AIDS Education Poster Design Competition

The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester (MAG) in partnership with the University of Rochester’s River Campus Libraries (RCL) invites New York State artists to submit their original poster designs to a juried poster competition as part of the upcoming exhibition Up Against the Wall: Art, Activism, and the AIDS Poster, on view March 6 – June 19, 2022.
Dates: 
01/27/2022
01/28/2022
01/29/2022
12am - 12 pm
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Organization:

Memorial Art Gallery

Location:

Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States

Phone:

(585) 276-8900

Lunar New Year Celebration Event at Queens Botanical Garden

We will celebrate the Year of the Tiger with lion dance performances, a winter scavenger hunt, storytime, community art, compost tours, take-home crafts, and more! And bring home a lucky plant--jade plants, peace lilies, and other auspicious beauties--from our Lucky Plant Sale in the QBG Store January 22 through February 13.
Dates: 
02/05/2022
12 pm - 3 pm
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Location:

43-50 Main Street
Flushing, NY, 11355
United States

Phone:

718.886.3800

Sibshops at Sensory Beans

We are so excited to announce our 3rd Sibshop event! Sibshop is an event where siblings (5-9 years old) of children with special needs can connect with others! We will be engaging in fun activities and crafts! Your child will be able to share their thoughts, feelings, and challenges in a safe environment! We will also be providing pizza and drinks! Call us at (516) 308-1462 to make your reservation! We hope to see you there!
Dates: 
01/28/2022
5:00-7:00PM
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Organization:

Sensory Beans, inc.

Location:

3309 Merrick Road
Wantagh, NY, 11793
United States

Phone:

5163081462

Family Workshop - Science Bath & Beyond at the SMLI

Embrace the cold as we deep-dive into freezing temperatures! Enjoy a variety of super cool demonstrations and enjoy our homemade liquid nitrogen ice cream! Be sure to join us for a snowball fight and sledding on the lawn afterwards (weather pending)!
Dates: 
02/12/2022
3 pm - 5 pm
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Location:

1526 N Plandome Rd
Manhasset, NY, 11030
United States

Phone:

(516) 627-9400

Family Workshop - Science Bath & Beyond at the SMLI

Treat yourself to a relaxing day of science! We’ll learn the chemistry behind what makes stuff smell good, how bath bombs and soaps work, then customize and make our own. Go home with lots of treats and the recipes to make more at home!
Dates: 
02/06/2022
10 am - 12 pm
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Location:

1526 N Plandome Rd
Manhasset, NY, 11030
United States

Phone:

(516) 627-9400

Black Art History with Kevin Owens

Please join the Mesquite Arts Center as they welcome Mesquite ISD teacher Kevin Owens as he educates us on artists that influenced Black Art History. This program will premiere on Mesquite Arts Center's YouTube Channel on February 2 at 4 PM. Remember that you can stream anytime.
Dates: 
02/02/2022
4 PM central
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

“Draw In” WinterFest Community Arts Festival

Warm up and get creative at WinterFest! This free community event for kids and family is back for 2022! Enjoy a variety of hands-on art activities for kids of all ages and explore the current exhibitions Moonstruck and Richard Mayhew. Hot chocolate and apple cider will be on hand throughout the day for your enjoyment.
Dates: 
01/30/2022
12 pm – 4 pm
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Location:

2 Prime Ave
Huntington, NY, 11743
United States

Phone:

(631) 351-3250

Star Quest Scavenger Hunt! at The Whaling Museum (Ages 5+)

Calling brave explorers! Hunt for star constellations around the museum with a spyglass to navigate your journey, just like mariners at sea. Solve puzzles to find your reward - a glittery star lantern you can decorate in our workshop to light your way home.
Dates: 
01/27/2022
01/28/2022
01/29/2022
11 am - 4 pm
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Location:

279 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, 11724
United States

Phone:

(631) 367-3418