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Fun Family Friendly Events in NYC

Find the best events, activities and fun things to do for parents and young children around NYC!

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Polar Bear Festival
Contact: 212-769-5100
Location: The American Museum of Natural History 200 Central Park W., Upper West Side
Date: 2/23/2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Join us on the eve of International Polar Bear Day to celebrate this phenomenal species. Learn about its behavior, diet, territory and how climate change has made it a vulnerable species. This family-friendly festival dives into all things polar bear with activities, show-and-tell with Museum collections, and an interactive theater performance.
Open House At Mandarin Seeds
Contact: Mandarin Seeds at 6465804769, [email protected]
Location: 23 Warren Street, #11, New York
Date: 3/04/2020 from 6pm to 7pm
"Imagine sending your preschooler to class in a Chinese speaking country" Ya-Ya Immersion, a full immersion Mandarin Chinese program created by a passionate team of native Mandarin speaking educators. Come learn why families choose Ya-Ya Immersion as their children's first Chinese learning experience.
Bump Club & Beyond Gearapalooza
Contact: Emily at 773-209-3048, [email protected]
Location: 26 Bridge 26 Bridge Street, Brooklyn
Date: 3/11/2020 from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Curious about what you actually need to register for? How to properly install your car seat or what stroller to use when? This event is for you! Join us for an evening filled with: -The chance to meet the best baby gear vendors and test out the latest products. -A 60 minute educational seminar + Q&A from baby gear expert Jamie Grayson, answering all your questions about car seat safety, best strollers, pumps and more. -A jam-packed gift bag filled with essentials for mom + baby & HUGE raffles
Jewish STEAM For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Contact: Diana at 914-948-3111, [email protected]
Location: 30 Dellwood Road, White Plains
Date: 3/15/2020 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Program robots, build structures, and engage in Jewish crafts! Babies are welcome and there will be coffee for grownups. Following the program, we invite you to check out our STEAMPosium Tinker Fair, which includes slime making, live animals, flying drones, virtual reality goggles and more!