FRIDAY, August 1st @10AM
Baby and Wee: Interactive class with finger painting, playdough, music, and more for all ages! GoGo squeeZ for all participants, too!
Front Row/Cinema – The Goonies. The South Street Seaport’s Front Row/Cinema is in full swing for their outdoor movie series!. It’s a great way to spend some quality time with the kids, enjoy great food and drinks from the local vendors and meet other FiDi Families. There are a ton of food trucks to order snacks from and an outdoor bar for some adult beverages. So, grab a blanket and head out early to grab a seat at the Seaport for a screening of “The Goonies“. Introduce the kids to this 1985 classic film, starring Josh Brolin and Sean Astin.
Date: Wednesday, July 30th
Hudson River Art Outpost. The Children’s Museum of the Arts has partnered with the Hudson River Park Trust to provide free hands-on arts programming throughout the summer. CMA will bring a wide variety of art-making and art-appreciation activities to Pier 25 from July through August, providing a range of programming options for kids of all ages. Each week CMA’s activities will include one individual mixed media project and one larger-scale collaborative project, inspired by the unique waterfront environment.
Date: Tuesday, July 29th (through August 28th)
Preschool Play at Robert Wagner Park. We are so excited to invite FiDi Families to an amazing program for preschoolers…preschool play at Wagner Park. The Battery Park City Parks Conservancy offers public programs and events for almost every age and skill level. Join us every week at Wagner Park with the kiddos and join other toddlers, parents and caregivers for interactive play on the grassy lawn. They provide the toys, books, and play equipment and you provide the fun toddlers. The season runs through October 29th and occurs every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. It is truly a great way to spend time outdoors with kids.
Date: Monday, July 28th
Karma Kids at Lollipop Moon. StoryTime comes alive with puppets, songs, and yoga poses. Karma Kids invites little yogis to join them as they build literacy skills and healthy bodies in this action-packed class.
Date: Sunday, July 27th
Ages: infants to 6 years (with their grownups)
FiDi Families Insiders: Please bring a mat or towel.
Location: 189 Front Street (Lollipop Moon)
For more information, please visit: http://www.karmakidsyoga.com/events_workshops.html
Family Veggie and Yoga Night at Charlotte’s Place. If you are looking for something different to do with your family and looking for some indoor fun, stop by Charlotte’s Place in lower Manhattan. It’s time to break out the Tox Sox …since it’s Yoga time. Practice with your children in this family-focused yoga class! Trinity Wall Street continues their ongoing series of family veggie and yoga nights at Charlotte’s Place, a free space operated by Trinity, and teaches the whole family yoga poses while maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
The yoga class is led by Tracy Collins who specializes in yoga with children and families. As kids discover the foundations of yoga, adults can sweat away their stresses from the week. Families will share games, create art, sing songs, explore the breath, and connect with one another. This interactive class will lead families on make-believe adventures and into partner poses until yogi’s find their way to chill-out time. With age-appropriate yoga poses, everyone will get their bodies moving and imaginations stirring.
Date: Friday, July 25th
Time: 6p – 7:15p
Location: 107 Greenwich (between Rector and Carlisle Streets)
FiDi Families Insider: Delicious veggie snacks will be served. They do have some yoga equipment available in the space but please feel free to bring yoga mats if you have them.
For more information, please visit http://www.trinitywallstreet.org
Sunset Jams on the Hudson. Join a family friendly drumming circle led by master drummers. The evening is fun and relaxed and a great way to introduce kids of all ages to unique musical sounds. The master drummers will lead participants in a variety of musical beats, influenced by the sounds of African, Latino and Caribbean rhythms. Instruments provided or bring your own if you have them!
Date: Friday, July 25th (occurring every Friday through August 22nd)
Time: 6:30p – 8p
Location: Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Park
Ages: All ages welcome
For more information, log onto: www.bpcparks.org