• Cinco de Mayo Celebration

    May 05, 2016

    Join us for a hands-on celebration of Mexican heritage. Listen to traditional music, decorate a maraca, create a picado banner, and enjoy a tasty snack!

  • Ready, Set, Design!

    May 07, 2016

    Discover the art of set design through Yiddish theater sets that inspired theater culture in New York City. Create a 3-dimensional set model!

  • Frames fit for a Mother

    May 08, 2016

    Every day is Mother’s Day! Create a special gilded frame for a supermom in your life. Bring a photo to go along with your personalized gift.

  • Pysanky Egg-spressions

    May 14, 2016

    Visit the exhibition "Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs" and find Chast’s painted pysanky eggs. Design a paper egg using the pysanky wax resist method, a Ukrainian crafts tradition!

  • New York City Tots: People and Art

    May 15, 2016

    Toddlers will explore objects, stories, and songs in the Museum to learn about people in art and then create a collage inspired by the people we’ll see!

  • Powerfully Painted

    May 22, 2016

    Visit Portraits of "Picturing Prestige: New York Portraits, 1700-1860" to learn about notable New Yorkers then use a mirror to paint a powerful portrait of yourself!

  • Painting Miniatures

    May 28, 2016

    Explore original miniature paintings in "Picturing Prestige: New York Portraits, 1700-1860". Make your own watercolor miniature featuring someone important to you!

  • Memorial Day Family Picnic

    May 29, 2016

    Join us for a Memorial Day picnic! Share stories on our pop-up memory mural, create an American Flag, and enjoy read-alouds commemorating our heroes.

  • Book Making Fun

    Jun 05, 2016

    Explore books in the exhibition "Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs", then learn book binding techniques to design and create a personalized book to take home.

  • Caribbean American Heritage Fashion Show

    Jun 12, 2016

    Celebrate Caribbean culture with a fashion show highlighting local designers whose works are inspired by their heritage, and enjoy music, snacks, and more!

  • Ready, Set, Design!

    Jun 18, 2016

    Discover the art of set design through Yiddish theater sets that inspired theater culture in New York City. Create a 3-dimensional set model!

  • Frames fit for a Father

    Jun 19, 2016

    Create a special gilded frame for a father figure in your life. Bring a photo to go along with your personalized gift!

  • LGBTQ Family Day Celebration

    Jun 25, 2016

    Get ready for the Pride Parade at the Museum! Join us for a day of gender non-binary play, poster making, storytelling, gallery visits, and a self-love activity.

  • Fashioned in Time: Costume Design

    Jun 26, 2016

    Create a 3-dimensional costume sketch using fabric. Explore costumes in New York's Yiddish Theater: From the Bowery to Broadway to get started!