• Sketching New York Lives

    Feb 06, 2016

    Learn about notable New Yorkers through their portraits, then try your hand at pencil sketching as you practice with a live model.

  • A Is for Activist: NYC Tots

    Feb 07, 2016

    Design your own flower pot and plant a seed to take home with enough time for it to blossom by the 46th annual Earth Day! Program designed for children ages 2–4.

  • Outfitting New York City Activism

    Feb 07, 2016

    Learn about the Civil Rights movement in New York City, make a paper doll activist, and outfit it with a message for change.

  • Lunar New Year Family Project

    Feb 08, 2016

    Ring in the Year of the Monkey with us! Learn about traditional practices and stories of the holiday, enjoy a special snack, and make a lantern to take home.

  • Sword Dance Family Performance

    Feb 13, 2016

    Join us for this performance as part of the 28th annual New York Sword Dance Festival, bringing an ancient winter celebration to life.

  • Gilded with Love

    Feb 14, 2016

    Explore antique jewelry from the Gilded Age and create your own bedazzled greeting card to share with a loved one.

  • Teddy Bears for Teddy Roosevelt

    Feb 15, 2016

    Make your own teddy bear during this Presidents' Day-themed event.

  • The City Is Your Canvas

    Feb 20, 2016

    Make a painting inspired by our Daze exhibition, and learn how to fit and stretch your own canvas.

  • Run This City

    Feb 21, 2016

    Jog, jump, limbo and sketch your way through a “mini-marathon” to learn about some of the runners who participate in the New York City Marathon.

  • Black History Month Family Day

    Feb 27, 2016

    Enjoy performances and lessons from The Harlem Swing Dance Society, storytelling, mural making, and tasty cooking demonstration by local Harlem chefs!

  • Sketching New York Lives

    Feb 28, 2016

    Join us to explore the art of silhouette portraits, and trace and cut out your own profile to create a striking silhouette!

  • Outfitting New York City Activism

    Mar 05, 2016

    March is Women’s History Month! Learn about activists like Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Frances Perkins, then outfit a paper doll for a suffragist rally.

  • Yiddish Theater Puppet Making

    Mar 12, 2016

    See the puppets used in Yiddish theaters of the Lower East Side a century ago, then make your own puppet to tell your New York story.

  • The City Is Your Canvas

    Mar 13, 2016

    Make a painting inspired by our Daze exhibition, and learn how to fit and stretch your own canvas.

  • Sketching New York Lives

    Mar 19, 2016

    Learn about notable New Yorkers through their portraits, then try your hand at pencil sketching as you practice with a live model.

  • Yiddish Theater Puppet Making

    Mar 20, 2016

    See the puppets used in Yiddish theaters of the Lower East Side a century ago, then make your own puppet to tell your New York story.

  • Outfitting New York City Activism

    Mar 26, 2016

    March is Women’s History Month! Learn about activists like Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Frances Perkins, then outfit a paper doll for a suffragist rally.

  • Sketching New York Lives

    Mar 27, 2016

    Join us to explore the art of silhouette portraits, and trace and cut out your own profile to create a striking silhouette!