Did you know the Battery Park City Library offers a special class, hosted by the team from the Children’s Museum of Manhattan? And, it’s free! Explore art themes through story time, bodymovement, and art projects designed to introduce young children to formal art concepts.
There are 4 sessions offered during the . Attend as many as you would like! Presented by the Children’s Museum of Manhattan.
Date: Thursdays in November (Nov. 9, Nov. 16, Nov. 30)
Location: Battery Park City Library (175 N. End Ave.)
For more information visit their website HERE!
Downtown Dance Factory is bringing kids a fun event called DDF Play! It will be an indoor play space for little kids to play at! It is drop in based and offered two times a week! This will just be an open play space concept, not structured and there will be lots of fun activities like: a ball pit, bouncy toys, mats, books, tunnels, blocks and music! Bring friends and go play with Downtown Dance Factory!
Date: Mondays and Wednesdays beginning November 6th
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: 291 Broadway
Age(s): infants – pre-school
Fee: $10 / per child
For more information visit their website HERE.
Join FiDi Families at the 8th annual event at the Seaport District. The Taste of the Seaport helps raise funds for students at the Spruce Street School as well as Peck Slip School, for much needed enrichment programs for these wonderful neighborhood schools. Enjoy great food, live music and family-friendly activities on the cobblestone streets of New York City’s historic Seaport neighborhood. Not only are there more than 40 local restaurants and vendors on hand to sample amazing food and treats for attendees but children’s activities and musical entertainment will also be available.
Tickets are available on the website and can also be purchased at the event.
Date: Saturday, October 21st
Time: 11:30am – 3p (event ends at 4pm; food ends at 3pm)
Location: Front Street between Beekman Street and Peck Slip
Age(s): All ages welcome
FiDi Families Insider: EarlyBird Pricing: $35/5 tastes or a family pack $125/20 tastes
To learn more and purchase tickets, please visit their website HERE.
BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center’s Tribeca Family Theater presents The Velveteen Rabbit, Reborn on Saturday, November 18th at 1:30PM. Tribeca PAC is located on 199 Chambers Street (BMCC campus), New York, NY.
The Velveteen Rabbit, Reborn is a new show by Pushcart Players of New Jersey. A young boy’s love and a little nursery magic help transform the Velveteen Rabbit from a favorite plaything into a real rabbit. The Boy and Velveteen embark on exciting imaginary adventures, from deep dark caves to the wide open sea, and together they learn the true meaning of friendship in this musical re-telling of one of America’s favorite storybooks by Margery Williams. Ages 3 to 11.
FiDi Families Insiders: General Admission tickets are $30, but you may pay $20 with code FIDI.
You may also purchase a 10Club Membership and enjoy $12 tickets. 10Club Memberships are $120 for 10 tickets to any Tribeca PAC Family show(s). For more information on a 10Club Membership call (212) 220 – 1460.
Additional Tribeca Family Theater shows this season include: ArtsPower National Touring Theater’s Biscuit The Little Yellow Puppy (Saturday, Dec. 9th); ChildsPlay of Arizona’s Go, Dog. Go! (Saturday, Feb. 17th); Hudson Vagabond Puppet’s Mammoth Follies (Saturday, March 10th); ArtsPower National Touring Theater’s Are You My Mother? (Sunday, April 8th); and Tall Stories of London’s The Gruffalo: Live On Stage (Sunday, May 20th).
To learn more and to purchase tickets, visit the website HERE
Join us Halloween weekend for an afternoon of dress-up, Disney princess magic and a sing-along screening of epic proportions. Children will get to meet Anna and Elsa in our lobby and everyone will get to belt out “Let It Go.” Halloween costumes of all kinds and audience participation are encouraged!
Disney’s hit film, Frozen, about a snow queen, her devoted sister and an adorable talking snow man has become an instant classic.
Pre-show activities begin at 2pm.
Date: Saturday, October 28th
Cost: $10/children and $20/adult*
Ages: All ages welcome
FiDi Families Insiders: $20* for one adult and one child ticket. Use code FIDI20 at checkout.
*Max 8 tickets per order, valid through October 8, 2017. Restrictions may apply, cannot be combined with any offer or applied to previous orders.
Purchase tickets HERE
The Montessori School of Manhattan, nurturing preschool students in the downtown community for over 15 years, is now hosting our Fall Open Houses, for prospective parents. As a traditional Montessori school, MSM offers children ages 2-6 years hands-on learning experiences which develop self-confidence, independence, and a life-long love of learning. We invite you to visit our beautiful facility, meet our extremely talented faculty, and learn more about our programs.
Prospective parents are invited to attend our upcoming Open Houses on:
– Wednesday, September 27th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM, 2 Gold St.
– Tuesday, October 24th, 5:30 – 6:30 PM, 2 Gold St.
For more information go to www.montessorimanhattan.com, or call 212-334-0400 (RSVP not required)