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!
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
In celebration of summer, Eataly is inviting kids to get hands-on at their weekend series of free classes at Foodiversità, our “food university.” Families are all welcome to come. Don’t miss this week where they will “build” bruschetta.
Date: Saturday, July 22nd
One of our favorite brands for kids is Shopkins and we are thrilled to share their announcement that a New York City Shopkins Cafe is coming to the Big Apple. Follow our journey later this month, as we explore this incredible experience on Instagram.
Shopkins fans will be able to (literally) step into the Shopkins world for the first time with the opening of the Shopkins Macaron Café. The limited-time pop-up shop (free to the public from June 17-19) is celebrating the new season of the collectible craze with the theme of World Vacation.
The Parisian-themed Shopkins Macaron Café will allow fans of all ages to experience a taste of a real Shopkins world, modeled after one of the newest playsets, the Oh La La Macaron Café. Fan experiences include:
- Indulging in tasty Shopkins macarons, among other treats
- Glamming up with Shopkins manicures
- Playing with their favorite Shopkins characters with other avid fans
- Checking out the full Europe line in Shopkins World Vacation
- Experiencing amazing photo opportunities
- Walking away with exclusive Shopkins swag
Parent and Baby Yoga in Battery Park! Parents and their babies can enjoy yoga in a safe and supportive environment while learning postures and exercises specifically suited for new parents and babies from new to crawling age. The class is focused on the parent, through movement exercises and songs for babies are included in the class. Mats and other yoga props are provided. Join other parents and meet your neighbors at this fun and safe environment. No yoga experience required. The best part of this event is it is reoccuring so you can go every Monday for 6 sessions.
Date: Monday, March 6th – April 24th
Session A: 1p – 2:15p
Session B: 2:30p – 3:45p
Location: 6 River Terrace (Battery Park City)
Fee: $138 for the Spring session
FiDi Families Insiders: Make sure to pre-register for this it will fill up!
For more information and to sign up visit their website HERE or call 212-267-9700 x 9363